On Dec. 7, 2008, seven red chairs lined the rain-soaked concrete in front of the Linn County Courthouse. Each one was occupied by a veteran
Category: Willamette Valley
Military veterans have unique physical, psychological, emotional and spiritual needs that can impact their end-of-life care. Recognizing these special needs, Samaritan Evergreen Hospice has joined
The Salem-Kaiser Volcano’s Jerry Howard wins the Patriot Award for supporting military veterans, active duty and Oregon National Guard service members in the local community.
CRESWELL –A portion of the local National Guard unit is currently deployed in the near East. The Creswell VFW post will be putting together care
The Navy Cross Medal citation above describes the actions of Lieutenant (junior grade) Warren Gill, recipient not only of the Navy Cross, but also the
Carl Gustafson always had this big grin on his face. He loved to tell jokes. He loved to tell stories. He loved the Beavers. And
The holiday season is a time for inspiration, and inspiration can come in many forms. For Trisha Van Eck, it was the Hallmark movie “Operation
Six U.S. veterans were served a special breakfast at Lakeview Senior Living’s first monthly Veterans Breakfast during Veterans Day week.
The Annual Siletz Restoration Pow-Wow took place on the night of Saturday, Nov. 16, at Chinook Winds Casino Resort. The pow-wow kicked off with a
Mid-valley veteran Merle Caldwell, who turned 100 on Sept. 16, celebrated the milestone with three parties.
EUGENE, Ore. — Veterans took to the EMU on the University of Oregon campus Thursday to help spread veteran suicide awareness.
In honor of Veterans Day and the activities hosted by our Veterans Resource Center throughout this week, we wanted to introduce you to five veterans