April 10, 2019

Bidding Blue Skies and Tailwinds to the Last of the Doolittle Raiders

Just days shy of the 77th anniversary of the Doolittle Raid, Lieutenant Colonel Richard “Dick” Cole, the sole surviving Doolittle Raider, flew west this morning. He […]
March 31, 2019

WWII plane brings back memories for local veteran

MEDFORD, Ore.–  A vintage World War II plane on display in Medford this weekend is…
March 22, 2019

WWII Marine Veteran remembers the battle for Iwo Jima 74 years later

Medford, Ore — March 26th marks the 74th anniversary of the end of battle for…
March 20, 2019

Decades After Service, Veteran, Scholar, And Spy Gets Gold Medal Honor

More than 70 years after he served in World War II, a Eugene-area veteran, former spy, and retired English professor has received Congressional recognition.
March 20, 2019

Local store hosts fundraiser for beloved Wilsonville veteran Frank Walsh

95-year-old Frank Walsh wants to visit Washington D.C. on D-Day anniversary and will receive help from Wanker’s Corner Saloon and Cafe and Forward Assist
March 12, 2019

War Stories: World War II Veteran George Dodd

In our weekly War Stories series, we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon war veterans, some who made it back from their war and […]
February 27, 2019

Birthday memories

Robin Barrett, a resident of the Edward C. Allworth Veterans’ Home, … He has become a bit of a celebrity, being featured in the Oregon Veterans […]
February 26, 2019

War Stories: Navy Veteran Ted Freeman

In our weekly War Stories series, we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon war veterans, some who made it back from their war and […]
February 23, 2019

Anniversary of the flag raising at Iwo Jima

37mm gun fires against cave positions in north face of volcano in support of RCT 28. (Lt. Col. Whitman S. Bartley, Historical Branch, USMC) Iwo Jima […]