May 28, 2018

War Stories: Rex T. Barber

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. […]
May 27, 2018

Bend veterans build boat for fishing trips

The Bend chapter of the veterans group Oregon Band of Brothers raised about $15,000 in material and cash donations over the past few months to …
May 25, 2018

Caring for the wounded

Crook County veteran Tim Grell served as a hospital corpsman in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War
May 21, 2018

War Stories: Dave Young

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. […]
May 18, 2018

New state forest camping rules adjust fees, honor veterans

SALEM, Ore. – Recent rule changes adopted by the Oregon Board of Forestry adjust camping fees in state forests, provide additional benefits to …
May 10, 2018

Wasco County VSO changes hours

The Wasco County Veterans Service Office has changed its hours to accommodate more walk-in clients while allowing personnel to spend uninterrupted time filling out the paperwork […]
May 7, 2018

War Stories: Lee Thorsell

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. […]
May 4, 2018

Veteran Travels Around the U.S. to Raise Awareness About PTSD

A veteran from Ohio is passing through Bend on a mission to raise awareness for PTSD and veteran suicide. Eli Smith is hoping to hike and […]
April 24, 2018

War Stories: The Life and Legacy of Bob Shotwell

When we launched our War Stories series more than two years ago, longtime La Pine resident Bob Shotwell was the first Central Oregon veteran that we […]