Tag: Post-9/11 veterans

Post-9/11 veterans

War Stories: Benny Garcia

In our weekly war stories series, we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon veterans, some who made it back from their war and

Post-9/11 veterans

Marine dog is honored for combat valor

Bass, a Belgian Malinois, served more than six years in Marine Corps special operations in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Somalia. During his time in Iraq, Bass

Post-9/11 veterans

Life is a Social Network

Even in kindergarten, Josh Rizzo would finish his assignments and then head over to his classmates to help them finish their work. That’s just the


Mission to serve others

Colin Haines is now a different kind of warrior. “When I was in the military, I was taking care of some blatantly obvious physical wounds,”