November 1, 2017

Soldier statue coming to downtown Warrenton

A large statue of a U.S. soldier will be placed in downtown Warrenton by the end of the year, following a decadeslong effort. At a groundbreaking […]
October 31, 2017

Veteran brothers honored for service with handmade quilts

Two brothers were honored for their service in the military during the Vietnam War through a ceremony filled with loved ones, remembrance, food and laughter.
October 31, 2017

WWII vet honored in Newport as U.S. 20 becomes Medal of Honor Highway

In 1944, Robert Maxwell was serving as a wireman with the Army’s 3rd Infantry Division in southern France when a German hand grenade landed nearby. It […]
October 31, 2017

Fire, water, no fear

Val Shaull is not a guy who’s afraid of danger. After enlisting in the U.S. Army and two tours in Vietnam, he came home to spend […]
October 31, 2017

Medal Of Honor Highway Dedicated

The nation’s oldest living Medal of Honor recipient, Bob Maxwell, a WWII Army veteran, from Bend,  participated in a ceremony at Newport City Hall yesterday (10-30), […]
October 26, 2017

Home Depot volunteers help fix up local veteran’s home

Milwaukie, Oregon — A local veteran will be getting some much-needed additions to his home, thanks to Home Depot. Ten members of Team Depot – the […]
October 26, 2017

Veterans’ memories stirred by Vietnam War documentary

Sitting at his desk in a small Alderbrook home, Phil Hertel peered through his three pages of handwritten notes as a “A Bright Shining Lie” — […]
October 25, 2017

Group plans Veterans Day events

This Veterans Day, the Estacada Area Support our Troops Foundation is planning several events to honor those who have served in the military. The group’s annual […]
October 20, 2017

Program developed in Oregon looks to preserve the legacies of World War II veterans

Oregon (KPTV) — Every day, 500 World War II veterans die in the United States, and with their deaths, an important piece of the country’s shared […]