March 7, 2019

Nonprofit organization works to expand David Dewett Veteran’s Memorial

Van Vlack, a Vietnam and Iraqi Freedom veteran who served 30 years in the Oregon Army National Guard, said the monuments will honor both the …
February 21, 2019

North Plains works to build veterans memorial park

The city and community are working to bring the first veterans memorial park to the area.
January 25, 2019

Eternal flame is burning once again

The aging memorial honoring all Crook County veterans had quit working and was replaced with a flickering light bulb before leaders of the county maintenance and […]
December 12, 2018

New Army museum will feature six National Guardsmen

When the National Museum of the United States Army opens to the public outside Washington, D.C. in 2020; six New York Army National Guard soldiers will […]
December 10, 2018

Siuslaw News | Brass plaque returned to Florence

Dec. 8, 2018 — Sometimes bad stories have unexpectedly good endings. That is certainly the case from the perspective of local veteran, Tony Cavarno.
December 7, 2018

Wall honors Oregon’s veterans

Dec. 8, 2018 — Veterans from the Umpqua Chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America arrived in Florence Friday morning with a replica of the …
December 7, 2018

Oregon Memorial Traveling Wall on display this weekend at Oregon Coast Military Museum

The Umpqua Valley Chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America set up its Oregon Memorial Traveling Wall inside Florence’s Oregon Coast Military …
December 3, 2018

Oregon Memorial Traveling Wall in Florence Dec. 7-9

FLORENCE — The Umpqua Valley Chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America will exhibit its Oregon Memorial Traveling Wall inside Florence’s …
November 29, 2018

Traveling Oregon memorial wall coming to Florence

A wall honoring Oregon veterans of Vietnam and other conflicts will be on display at the Oregon Coast Military Museum as part of its Pearl Harbor …