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 27, 2017

Music guides PSU blind violist on life’s path

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Like many musicians, Christina Ebersohl closes her eyes when she plays. “I usually do. I don’t mean to, it just almost happens […]
March 24, 2017

VA, DOD study a major breakthrough for understanding PTSD

Researchers from VA and the Department of Defense (DOD) recently released findings of a new study called Prospective Post-Traumatic Stress disorder Symptom Trajectories in Active Duty […]
March 10, 2017

Unemployment rate falls sharply for recent veterans

Recent veterans found jobs in February, helping reduce their unemployment rate to its lowest level in five months. The jobless rate for veterans who have served […]
February 14, 2017

Wall of honor coming to Albany

The traveling Wall of Honor, a 32-panel wall displaying the 7,265 names of all fallen servicemen from Operation Desert Storm in 1991, through the Somalia and Bosnian […]
February 9, 2017

Foundation building ‘smart home’ for triple-amputee veteran and his family

Tigard resident Wade Mitcheltree is looking forward to living in his new house, now under construction on Inez Street. But for Mitcheltree, life is quite a […]
February 4, 2017

Military Widows Find Hope And Understanding Together

In the kitchen of a vacation rental in southern California, family pictures form a collage on the refrigerator. On closer inspection the photos are of multiple […]
January 27, 2017

Photographer focuses on soldiers’ stories at Milton-Freewater exhibit

Jim Lommasson has noticed a disconnect between the American public and soldiers who have fought in the recent conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. The Portland-based freelance […]
January 10, 2017

A lonely veteran opened the doors to this American Legion post in order to save it

Post 134 looks a lot like left-wing Portland. It is strikingly young and feisty and plays host to indie-rock shows, sexual assault survivor groups, Sunday morning […]