December 16, 2017

Reverberations from war complicate Vietnam veterans’ end-of-life care

Vietnam veterans’ wartime experiences – and their lasting psychological toll – can make it harder to treat their pain as they approach death.  
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 […]
December 9, 2017

The Stone: For Veterans, a Path to Healing “Moral Injury”

When you have a physical injury, go to the doctor. A psychological injury? Get thee to a psychiatrist. But what can be done if you suffer […]
December 9, 2017

Vietnam vet finds healing via “flying museum”

For Parkdale’s Dave Foster, healing began with an unexpected email. The email arrived in Foster’s inbox on Aug. 29. Foster had spent 25 months in Vietnam […]
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” — […]