September 6, 2018

93-year-old vet raising money to visit war buddy

ALBANY, Ore. (KOIN) — A group of veterans in Albany is helping raise money to send a World War II veteran across the country to celebrate […]
August 29, 2018

World War II veteran prepares for Honor Flight of Oregon

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — In just a few weeks, some local veterans will be making a trip of a lifetime to Washington D.C. The trip is […]
August 27, 2018

How The ‘Hello Girls’ Forged A Path For Female Soldiers During World War I

When Grace Banker graduated from Barnard College in 1915, women did not yet have the right vote. But lacking this basic right didn’t stop Banker from […]
August 24, 2018

Women On Deck

When they asked for the 2018 Women Build by Columbia Gorge Habitat for Humanity to have a “Rosie the Riveter” theme, the visiting team had no […]
August 22, 2018

A flight to remember

Wilsonville WWll veterans honored at Vital Life Foundation event; on vet rides in vintage military plane
August 20, 2018

Hundreds of Veterans Re-Visit the Intrepid for Aircraft Carrier’s 75th Anniversary

It’s hard to know exactly what went through the mind of a 17-year old boy when he boarded an aircraft carrier in 1943, a raw recruit […]
August 17, 2018

Aurora State Airport hosts Spirit of ’45 event for veterans

World War II veterans were honored in a ceremony, event held Aug. 15-16 at Aurora’s airport
August 14, 2018

WWII vet seeks lost Eastside memorial

EASTSIDE — A WWII veteran is asking for help. Specifically, he is asking for the public to remember what happened to an old billboard listing the […]
August 12, 2018

‘Spirit of ’45 Day’ remembers, honors World War II veterans in Salem

‘Spirit of ’45 Day’ remembers, honors World War II veterans in Salem