October 31, 2017

Medal Of Honor Highway Dedicated

The nation’s oldest living Medal of Honor recipient, Bob Maxwell, a WWII Army veteran, from Bend,  participated in a ceremony at Newport City Hall yesterday (10-30), […]
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 27, 2017

OREGON: Adding tribal veterans to the war memorial grant program

The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD) is accepting comments on a proposed rule change that would allow tribal governments to apply for Veterans’ and War […]
October 21, 2017

Women’s military memorial marks 20th anniversary with tributes to those who broke ground

Elvira Chiccarelli grew up during the Vietnam War and felt a call to serve her country. Her mother had been a cadet nurse in World War […]
October 21, 2017

Highway 20 Oregon Medal of Honor Highway dedication – Public is invited!

The nation’s oldest living Medal of Honor recipient, Robert D. “Bob” Maxwell, a WWII Army veteran, from Bend, will participate in a ceremony at the Newport […]
October 13, 2017

Milwaukie Vietnam War memorial almost fully funded

The city of Milwaukie, American Legion Post 180 and Daughters of the American Revolution are asking for the public’s help in reaching their funding goal for […]
October 12, 2017

Memorial Traveling Wall joins resource fair at UCC

No matter how often veteran Bruce Ellis of Winston helps with the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Traveling Wall, there’s something about the power of the memorial that […]
October 7, 2017

UCC to host resource fair for veterans

Umpqua Community College is hosting a resource fair for veterans next week which will feature the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Traveling Wall. The half-day event is scheduled […]
October 4, 2017

UCC hosts resource fair for veterans featuring Vietnam Veterans Memorial Traveling Wall

ROSEBURG, Ore. – Student veterans at Umpqua Community College are creating an event to honor their fellow brothers and sisters who served in our country’s military. […]