September 24, 2017

Vets Viewpoint for Sept. 24

The Toxic Exposure / Agent Orange & Veteran’s Health Issues Town Hall will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 30, at the Winston Community Center, 440 […]
September 23, 2017

Benches honor Vietnam soldiers in Hermiston

Flags flew at half-staff Saturday afternoon at McKenzie Park where the Hermiston High School class of 1967 honored two of their classmates, Lance Cpl. Dick Miller […]
September 21, 2017

The Garden Of Solace Honors Oregon’s Vietnam Veterans

Just past the greenery of the Hoyt Arboretum in Washington Park sits a different type of garden. Beginning with a fountain and spiraling up a grassy […]
September 20, 2017

Trump to Award Medal of Honor to Alabama Veteran

The White House says President Donald Trump will award the Medal of Honor to a retired Army medic from Alabama who risked his life several times […]
September 19, 2017

Slideshow: Honoring an American hero

A new exhibit honoring the 37-year military service of four-star U.S. Air Force General Merril A. “Tony” McPeak opened over the weekend at the Evergreen Aviation […]
September 19, 2017

Looking back at Vietnam: Near collapse, LBJ begins bombing

President Lyndon Johnson begins bombing the North, and sends U.S. troops to the South in order to prevent a collapse, as a military assistance and advisory […]
September 15, 2017

The Vietnam War: The History of the World

When troop withdrawals begin, soldiers left in Vietnam ask what they are fighting for. News breaks of a shocking massacre at My Lai, and questions grow […]
September 15, 2017

The Vietnam War: The Veneer of Civilization

With the country at odds over the war, draft-age Americans face wrenching choices. After chaos roils the Democratic Convention, Nixon narrowly wins the presidency. In Vietnam, […]
September 11, 2017

Still Healing from Vietnam: A Film with an Inner View

The unhealed wounds of the Vietnam War still persist, as do the bonds between those who served there. Both are explored in the film Tripwire!¸ which […]