June 13, 2018

Irrigon veteran reunited with the man who saved his life in Vietnam

On Dec. 1, 1969 Artie Kellar Jr. and Gerald Duncan were on a helicopter in Vietnam when Kellar was hit by a round that tore a […]
June 13, 2018

Iraq veteran, BMCC graduate to run school’s veteran resource center

Some funding for the veterans resource center comes from a $50,500 Oregon Department of Veteran’s Affairs grant for a project called “Operation …  
June 9, 2018

When did our military begin?

A couple of young boys came up to me as I was getting the color guard ready to lead off the Global Village celebration last week, […]
May 29, 2018

How Oregon Communities Honored Memorial Day

See how Oregon honored Memorial Day 2018.
May 28, 2018

Veteran suicides prompt epic trek

It was only after Smith’s friends completed suicide that he came to … Although his focus is PTSD and the prevalence of suicides among veterans, Smith […]
May 22, 2018

Remembering the fallen

For many Americans, Memorial Day is a day to remember those who died in war. But it’s also a time to honor those who served and […]
May 15, 2018

Korean official to present peace medals

Area Korean War veterans may receive an Ambassador for Peace Medal from the Seattle office of the consulate general of the Republic of Korea. Officials are […]
May 11, 2018

Honoring Veterans

Saunders, Huntington and about 30 other veterans were honored during a … social science classes came in during the period to sit and visit with veterans. […]
May 11, 2018

Clinic receives county support

A recent memorandum of understanding signed by the State of Oregon and the Veterans Administration allows veterans to receive services from local …