May 17, 2017

Veterans honored with keepsake quilt

ONTARIO — Established Sept. 12, 2001, Operations Quilts/America’s Mothers has given more than 6,500 quilts to active duty, honorably discharged and retired members of all branches […]
May 13, 2017

Local veteran recounts Korean War experience

With all the recent press and talk about activities in Korea, we were talking around the coffee table lately about how many of our local folks […]
May 9, 2017

JoAnn and Donald Clayton guests of honor at HHS prom

Donald and JoAnn Clayton didn’t go to their high school prom because of a lack of communication. “His story is, he asked me and I didn’t […]
April 30, 2017

Pendleton gala remembers Doolittle Raiders

Each veteran and military personnel had their reasons for being at the Oregon National Guard Armory in Pendleton Saturday. The National Guard partnered with the Pendleton […]
April 29, 2017

Quilts and valor

The national Quilts of Valor program, Oregon Chapter, was in Ontario a few days ago to present several area Veterans who were touched by war, with […]
April 22, 2017

Veterans honored for their ‘service and sacrifice’

Local veterans receive Quilts of Valor to thank them for their service. Pictured, from left, are John Matthews, Vince Schwartz, Thomas Pierce, Bill Emmons, Alvin Shaw, […]
March 29, 2017

Elks collect socks for veterans

The Oregon State Elks Association, in conjunction with the Oregon Podiatric Medical Association, are collecting socks to distribute to veterans and their families. Dr. Chris Seuferling, […]
March 23, 2017

Deadline Is Soon To Order Veterans Memorial Bricks

Klamath Falls, – Ore. If you want to order a Veterans Memorial Project Brick this Spring, the deadline is April 1st. The bricks will be dedicated […]
March 18, 2017

March military milestones – Mexico to Vietnam

The other morning around the coffee-and-conversation table, one of our vets remarked on the several auspicious anniversaries coming up this month. One of them has to […]