September 1, 2017

Florence, Oregon: A Coast Guard City through action

Whether it is finding shelter, medical care, welcoming kids into school and making that transition easier or businesses offering military discounts, the community of Florence has […]
August 30, 2017

Veterans rodeo held in Cottage Grove

As hundreds of bikers and motorcycle fans rolled into Cottage Grove over the weekend, they did so with a great cause in mind. The third annual […]
August 30, 2017

Vets help fix home

Brandon Doeden had recently purchased a fixer-upper home outside of Monmouth on Airlie Road when his life screeched to a halt. Three months ago, he was […]
August 23, 2017

Oregon’s outdoors help veterans cope

Oregon’s abundant public land offers diverse recreational opportunities, but for military veterans, it can provide additional benefits. Jana Waller and Jim Kinsey from Missoula, Montana, host […]
August 15, 2017

The Latest: Brother thanks US WWII vet for returning flag

HIGASHISHIRAKAWA, Japan (AP) — The Latest on a U.S. veteran returning a fallen Japanese soldier’s flag to the man’s relatives (all times local): 6:40 p.m. The […]
August 14, 2017

Corvallis veteran, family, get year’s worth of groceries

Timothy Taylor of Corvallis thought he was getting a shopping spree at the Albany WinCo Foods last week. But the Army National Guard veteran and his […]
July 28, 2017

Never forget Korean War veterans

To the Editor: A time to remember. This year marks the 64th anniversary of the cease fire of the Korean War. A war by executive decision […]
July 21, 2017

Oregon’s 80th Blue Star marker placed at veterans home

LEBANON — Oregon’s 80th Blue Star Memorial Marker in honor of those who have served or will serve in the military, was dedicated Thursday morning at […]
July 17, 2017

Elks host VFW essay winner

July 10th St. Helens Elks Lodge hosted Veterans of Foreign Wars, Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest Award presentation for Maria Burns of Columbia City. Maria is the […]