July 9, 2018

Veterans honored at annual powwow

 
July 7, 2018

Parks and Rec awards money for war memorials

Oregon Parks and Recreation Department awarded five grants totaling $150,000 for projects across the state that create or preserve memorials to veterans or wars. Awards range […]
July 7, 2018

Golf in a cow pasture? Tournament gives serious sport a goofy twist

The open is a fundraiser for Central Oregon veterans, said Jack Newcomb, service officer of American Legion Post 44. “Last year we concentrated on …
July 7, 2018

Veteran of the Year nominations sought

The theme of the 2018 Albany Veterans Day parade will be “A Century of Valor — WWI to Present Day,” marking the 100th anniversary of the […]
July 7, 2018

Grand Marshal Guenther thanks “the unsung heroes”

Air Force veteran, Vietnam War prisoner and former city manager Lynn Guenther gladly but modestly accepted the Grand Marshal honor for the Hood River July 4 […]
July 5, 2018

Nonprofit recognized for helping veterans

U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley has recognized the efforts of a Clackamas County nonprofit agency to help veterans find transitional housing, food and clothing.
July 5, 2018

“U.S. Coast Guard: Through the Eye of the Artist” July 19 – September 16

U.S. Coast Guard: Through the Eye of the Artist, featuring fifteen works of art by 11 United States Coast Guard artists – more than half of […]
July 3, 2018

Oregon Air National Guard Flyovers Scheduled for Fourth of July Holiday

The Oregon Air National Guard is scheduled to conduct Independence Day flyovers at various locations throughout Oregon. F-15 Eagle fighter jets from both the 173rd Fighter […]
July 3, 2018

War Stories: Dan Swearingen

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 […]