December 16, 2018

From Nazi death camps to Oregon, Holocaust survivors, college student find understanding and …

From Nazi death camps to Oregon, Holocaust survivors, college student … “By being able to see the WWII veteran memorial, I will have a chance to …
December 13, 2018

Local woman participates in George H.W. Bush funeral

Alyssa Villalobos, part of the U.S. Navy Ceremonial Guard, was chosen to serve in a 21-gun salute in Texas. Petty Officer 3rd Class Alyssa Villalobos is […]
December 11, 2018

Navy veteran John McGuigan marks 100th birthday

McGuigan is responsible for helping save the USS North Carolina during WW II after it was struck by a torpedo.
December 11, 2018

City gives veterans groups time to find a new home

Extension on deal allows Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion, time to find a home
December 10, 2018

Siuslaw News | Brass plaque returned to Florence

Dec. 8, 2018 — Sometimes bad stories have unexpectedly good endings. That is certainly the case from the perspective of local veteran, Tony Cavarno.
November 29, 2018

Deceased veterans receive their due

Every month Willamette National Cemetery presents a Military Memorial Service to ensure every veteran receives a funeral with full military honors.
November 27, 2018

Remembering Pearl Harbor

The city of Seaside honored American World War II with a proclamation for “Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.” The proclamation comes with a freshening up of the […]
November 14, 2018

A ground-breaking salute to veterans

After years of coordination, planning and fundraising, the Lake Oswego Veterans and First Responders Memorial has officially broken ground.
November 13, 2018

Veterans and War Memorials Grant Applications Open

Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD)'s Veterans’ and War Memorials Grant Program was created and established to provide funding assistance to local governments for the construction and restoration of veterans’ and war memorials. The program will help honor Oregon’s soldiers and veterans by commemorating their service to the country.