Category: Central


War Stories: Dennis Bliss

When he joined the Army, it was because he wanted to “do something.” But more than a half-century later, he’s still feeling those effects. On

Vietnam veterans

War Stories: Chad James

Growing up on a ranch, Chad James never thought he’d participate in one of the most pivotal moments of the Vietnam War. In this week’s

More than a quilt

On a Monday morning, members of Crook County Quilts of Valor were busy sewing blocks of colorful and patriotic material for a number of quilts

Vietnam veterans

War Stories: Richard Harnack

During the Vietnam War he flew fighter jets over the battle field keeping an eye on his fellow soldiers on the ground. On this week’s


Vet Village Opens

About five houseless veterans will move into the Central Oregon Veterans Village this week, with about 10 more to come once the shelter is fully completed. A