January 13, 2017

New rule establishes a presumption of service connection for diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune

VA has published regulations to establish presumptions for the service connection of eight diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune, […]
December 31, 2016

MAK cleans up Salem home

Men in Action for Keizer (MAK), the Keizer Chamber of Commerce‚Äôs volunteer group of men, jumped into action earlier this month when they were called by […]
December 9, 2016

John Glenn, Astronaut and Senator, to Lie in State in Ohio

John Glenn will lie in state in Ohio's capitol building before a celebration of his life of military and government service and history-making voyages into space

November 24, 2016

Lonely Soldier Writes Letter Home from Korean Foxhole

If there is such a thing as foxhole humor, this story records one lonely soldier’s attempt to cheer up his grandmother, Mrs. Albert Allen in Central Point, Ore., who was concerned about keeping up the soldier’s morale.

November 23, 2016

American Legion meets monthly in Hermiston

Veterans from all eras and members of  American Legion Post 37 are encouraged to attend its monthly meetings.

They meet the first Monday of each month at 7 a.m. at the Hermiston VFW Hall ,45 W. Cherry Ave.

Chartered by Congress in 1919, the American Legion provides service to veterans, current military personnel and the communities in which they reside. The nonprofit organization is committed to advocating patriotism, mentoring youth and supporting worthwhile community programs, including American

November 7, 2016

A soldier who starved to death in a North Korean prison camp is coming home – 65 years later

November 4, 2016

Four generations of veterans recognized

October 17, 2016

Vets should experience Honor Flight

October 8, 2016

Veterans visit the nation’s capitol with South Willamette Valley Honor Flight