March 29, 2017

Honor Flight makes cameo in ‘NCIS’; local hub gearing up to take veterans to D.C. in May

EUGENE, Ore. – The March 28 episode of “NCIS” uses an Honor Flight for veterans to Washington, D.C., as a backdrop for a crime thriller. “When […]
March 28, 2017

4 Spirits plans major expansion

4 Spirits Distillery has come a long way since owner Dawson Officer set up shop in a former Air Force installation in Adair Village back in […]
March 4, 2017

USAF Band of the Golden West performs in Oregon – All shows free!

The U.S. Air Force Band of the Golden West will present free concerts in Oregon by the Golden West Winds Woodwind Quintet. * Salem, Ore., Golden […]
March 1, 2017

Veteran’s dream granted

DALLAS — Monday morning, Jill Starbuck, and her partner, Richard, boarded a plane to fulfill a dream. Starbuck, a military veteran, has pancreatic cancer and is […]
March 1, 2017

LBCC veterans boost community outreach

Samantha Fergus spent six years on active duty with the Navy, stationed at the base in Kitsap, Washington, as a culinary specialist. Now 27 and studying […]
March 1, 2017

New nonprofit aims to help PTSD veterans

News just arrived that the vacated Lane County Sheriff’s Office Work Camp located in Alma, west of Lorane, is now being set up for use by […]
February 28, 2017

Samaritan PCH to hold outreach event for Vietnam Veterans exposed to toxins

Samaritan Veterans Outreach in partnership with Vietnam Veterans of America Chapters 585 and 411 and Military and Veteran Resources, presents a forum for veterans to learn […]
February 20, 2017

Quack Chats to feature unvarnished stories of Oregon veterans

Since 2012 the UO Veterans Oral History Project has provided a vehicle for compelling exchanges, like the one highlighted below, between a student interviewer and a U.S. Marine […]
February 15, 2017

St. Vincent de Paul holding job fair for veterans

Local veterans looking for a job can meet with representatives from two dozen businesses who are hiring during the St. Vincent de Paul Society of Lane […]