Dozens of veterans in Columbia County received special recognition and a little love on Valentine’s Day from area students and community volunteers. The nonprofit senior
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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Vets are helping vets – with their pets. Nonprofit Do Good Multnomah, which works with local under-served and houseless veterans, teamed
Clean-up costs estimated at $4,000 for Soldiers Monument, a sculpture in Lownsdale Square in central Portland. A plinth slathered in paint during a political protest
“The Birkemeiers are builders,” we were told once, by a member of the one branch of the family that decided to go into farming instead.
The Canby/Aurora VFW Post 6057 and Auxiliary invites you to join them on Feb. 22 for their annual Iwo Jima Flag Raising Ceremony, this year
PORTLAND, Ore. — Military veterans showed off their artwork at Brassworks Gallery in Portland Friday night. The ‘Acrylic Warfare’ show was meant to highlight the issue
On a rainy afternoon in Gresham, a group of volunteer quilters gathered to present their colorful creations to four deserving, local veterans. The Gresham branch
BRUSH PRAIRIE, Wa. — It was a special day for a Portland veteran who was severely wounded and disabled by an improvised explosive device in
Hailing from each of Oregon’s 36 counties, nearly 150,000 Oregonians served in the armed forces during World War II, according to the Oregon Secretary of
VANCOUVER MALL — The state Department of Veterans Affairs presented 11 veterans with an Ambassador for Peace Medal at a Nov. 26 luncheon at Heathman
SALEM, Ore. – The Oregon chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution is asking for donations to pay for wreaths to place on soldiers’ graves.
Seven years ago, Cheri Stuller never imagined the knitting group she began would eventually become the fabric of a small community. Stuller leads a group