December 18, 2017

It’s a tight-knit group

Cheri Stuller teaches knitting and crocheting at Michaels in Beaverton and she has gathered a crew that is gung-ho about warming veterans.
December 13, 2017

Volunteers Sought for a Research Study on Tinnitus

The Portland Veterans Administration is looking for volunteers to participate in a research study to compare the effects of two different therapies in treating tinnitus.
December 13, 2017

WWII Veteran’s Story Sparks New Connections

Jack Cramer meets relatives of other B-29 Superfortress bomber crews after Portland Tribune profile for Veteran’s Day. A little more than 72 years after World War […]
December 7, 2017

Veterans’ Legacies brings WWII stories to HS students

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — History is a memory for Ben Asquith, and decades after he stormed Omaha beach — blowing up German fortifications and sidestepping fellow […]
December 7, 2017

The Littoral Life: Once a Soldier

By Dan Haag December 7th was the day that changed my grandfather’s life forever. Life was put on hold and in the blink of an eye […]
December 7, 2017

Seaside remembers Pearl Harbor with memorial and wreath-laying ceremony

SEASIDE — Before the Pearl Harbor Day of Remembrance began this morning, Maurie Hendrickson of Clatsop Post 12 American Legion sat waiting with a box filled […]
December 1, 2017

Letter: Support Toys for Tots

From 2006 through 2009, I was honored to have coordinated the Marine Corps League Detachment 1228 Toys for Tots drive, in and around Clatsop Country. During […]
November 30, 2017

Man’s best friend helps vets cope with life

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — For some veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder, a service dog can be life changing. On Wednesday, several veterans received a service dog-in-training […]
November 30, 2017

Proposed veterans’ shelter gets a hearing

Plan draws questions, opposition, but also support for 30 tiny homes clustered on county-owned land in the Clackamas Industrial Area; decision due in mid-December The fate […]