June 26, 2018

U.S. Veterans Remember the Dead as Coffins Await Korean War Remains

On Monday, U.S. Army veterans Philip Jackson and Kirt Robins, both 85, walked toward a towering memorial building at the heart of Seoul’s National Cemetery. Flanked […]
June 20, 2018

President Trump Says North Korea Has Returned the Remains of 200 U.S. Soldiers

North Korea repatriated the remains of 200 U.S. soldiers missing from the Korean War on Wednesday, according to President Trump, a week after the issue was […]
June 19, 2018

U.S. Expects North Korea to Return Troop Remains in the Coming Days

Six decades after the Korean War, Washington expects the remains of 200 U.S. soldiers and allied service members to return from Pyongyang in the coming days. […]
May 15, 2018

Korean official to present peace medals

Area Korean War veterans may receive an Ambassador for Peace Medal from the Seattle office of the consulate general of the Republic of Korea. Officials are […]
May 8, 2018

Advocate champions Wall of Remembrance

Through her work to honor Korean War veterans, Hannah Kim has left an imprint on Washington D.C. and the United States. And as one sliver of […]
February 1, 2018

Wanted: Vietnam, Korean war gear, stories

Lisa Commander, director of the Columbia Gorge Veterans Museum, is asking men and women who served in the Vietnam and Korean wars to contribute to special […]
January 28, 2018

Mort Walker, The Man Behind ‘Beetle Bailey’ Comic Strip, Dies At 94

Mort Walker, the renowned comic strip artist best known for his cartoon depicting the high jinks of the loafing Army private “Beetle Bailey,” died Saturday at […]
January 18, 2018

After 66 years, Umatilla County Korean War vet gets honorable discharge

PENDLETON, Oregon — A special moment took place at this week’s Umatilla County Board of Commissioners meeting. Chairman George Murdock says the highlight of the meeting […]
December 14, 2017

Memorial honors memory of Oregon man twice held as POW after enlisting at age 12

A career military man, Maxey was a decorated war veteran – and a real-life hero. “Those medals that he wore so proudly were not so much […]