November 5, 2017

Springfield hosts 18th annual Veterans Day Parade

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. – The 18th annual Lane County Veterans Day Parade took over the streets of Springfield on Sunday afternoon, where hundreds of veterans were escorted […]
November 5, 2017

The Daily Do: clean out your closet and donate to the Veterans clothing drive

What: A clothing drive for Fort Kennedy, a non-profit organization which works to provide food, clothing, and resources to the homeless Veterans in Oregon. Bring any new […]
November 4, 2017

Veterans memorial dedicated in Halsey

More than 100 people turned out in the cold Saturday to dedicate the Central Linn Veterans Memorial in Halsey. They were there to honor Central Linn […]
November 4, 2017

Vets Viewpoint for Nov. 5

Happy Veterans Day. There are many family-friendly events planned throughout Douglas County. Here are a few. A Buddy Poppy Drive will be held by VFW Post […]
November 4, 2017

Growing new lives

Lisa Akers left the Navy on a medical discharge in 2002 and struggled with her return to civilian life. Growing up in Mill City, Akers had […]
November 2, 2017

Recreation fees waived for Veterans Day

The U.S. Forest Service will waive fees at day-use recreation sites in Oregon and Washington Nov. 11 and 12 in honor of Veterans Day.
November 1, 2017

UO celebrates service with Veterans Appreciation Week

The University of Oregon will celebrate its veterans this month during Veterans Appreciation Week, offering family outings, information tables and the chance to help support veterans […]
October 30, 2017

Highway 20 Medal of Honor Memorial sign – now at 20 and John Moore

Newport citizens and various city and veterans association officials re-dedicated Highway 20 in Oregon as a Medal of Honor Highway – first with a ceremony at […]
October 30, 2017

Elks lodges donate tablets to Edward C Allworth Veterans Home

The Salem Elks Lodge in Partnership with the Keizer Elks lodge and the support of Walmart and the Elks National Foundation will be donating 20 Samsung […]