November 22, 2017

Hundreds of Vietnam Veterans May Be Infected With a Slow-Killing Parasitic Worm: Study

Hundreds of Vietnam War veterans may have been infected with a slow-killing virus while fighting in southeast Asia decades ago, according to a new study. Research […]
November 1, 2017

Soldier statue coming to downtown Warrenton

A large statue of a U.S. soldier will be placed in downtown Warrenton by the end of the year, following a decadeslong effort. At a groundbreaking […]
October 31, 2017

Veteran brothers honored for service with handmade quilts

Two brothers were honored for their service in the military during the Vietnam War through a ceremony filled with loved ones, remembrance, food and laughter.
October 31, 2017

Fire, water, no fear

Val Shaull is not a guy who’s afraid of danger. After enlisting in the U.S. Army and two tours in Vietnam, he came home to spend […]
October 26, 2017

Veterans’ memories stirred by Vietnam War documentary

Sitting at his desk in a small Alderbrook home, Phil Hertel peered through his three pages of handwritten notes as a “A Bright Shining Lie” — […]
October 23, 2017

Medal Of Honor Awarded To Army Medic For Covert Operation During Vietnam War

The White House has awarded the nation’s top honor for bravery to retired Army Capt. Gary “Mike” Rose, a medic who was credited for saving dozens […]
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 11, 2017

Veteran finds peace in service bird

Almost sixty years later, Mike Batnick still doesn’t like talking about it. “The incident I had involved a Marine, a .45 automatic, and a nuclear weapon,” […]