October 15, 2018

Funeral Announcement For Army Pilot Killed During Vietnam War (Nopp, R.)

Army Lt. Col. Robert G. Nopp, 31, of Salem, Oregon, accounted for on Feb. 1, 2018, will be buried October 18 in Arlington National Cemetery, near […]
September 4, 2018

War Stories: Paul Kelly

In our weekly War Stories series, we tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans–some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t. This […]
September 3, 2018

Traveling Vietnam Wall to arrive Sept. 12

COQUILLE — Coos County Veteran Services is bringing the Traveling Vietnam Wall to Coos County. The Traveling Vietnam Wall is operated by the American Veterans Traveling […]
August 27, 2018

Standing tall in Warrenton

WARRENTON — The new statue of a Vietnam War soldier, placed near a busy intersection in downtown Warrenton, is the result of a decadeslong effort to […]
August 24, 2018

Celebration of Heroes – Vietnam Traveling Tribute, Aug. 24

Coos County Veteran Services is pleased to announce A Celebration of Heroes.  This event brings an 80% replica of the Vietnam Memorial Wall to Coos County […]
August 22, 2018

Boring celebrates new memorial

Monument honors 42 fallen Vietnam War veterans from across Clackamas County
August 20, 2018

Hundreds of Veterans Re-Visit the Intrepid for Aircraft Carrier’s 75th Anniversary

It’s hard to know exactly what went through the mind of a 17-year old boy when he boarded an aircraft carrier in 1943, a raw recruit […]
August 2, 2018

Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall scheduled to make appearance in Coos County

COQUILLE — Coos County Veterans Services seeks volunteers for the organization’s upcoming tribute ceremony where the group will host a viewing of a replica of the […]
July 23, 2018

Vietnam veterans reunite in Corvallis

Before this weekend, the last time David Gibson had seen Gerry Rodriguez was May 21, 1969, during a day of heavy fighting in the Vietnam War.