June 6, 2019

D-Day Paratrooper: ‘It Was Not My Aim To Be a Hero’

Seventy-five years ago today, more than 160,000 Allied troops stormed the beaches of Normandy to fight Nazi Germany. This famous photograph, known as “Into the Jaws […]
June 5, 2019

Salem-area veterans who were there on D-Day

Some Salem-area veterans parachuted behind enemy lines on June 6, 1944 and others were among the first medics to arrive on the beaches of Normandy.
June 5, 2019

The ADRC: A Doorway to Support, Wellness & Community

Do you need information for yourself, a friend, or loved one about what services and programs are available for older adults, people with disabilities, and veterans? […]
June 5, 2019

As It Was: Popular Army Sergeant Makes Medford, Ore., His Home

One World War II soldier stationed at Camp White, Sgt. Jimmy Dunlevy, became a solid citizen of nearby Medford, Ore., after the war.
June 5, 2019

War Stories: Retired Air Force Colonel James Dunn

In our weekly War Stories series, we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon war veterans, some who made it back from their war and […]
June 5, 2019

VA Portland prepares to offer new health care options

A Veteran needs a service not available at any VA medical facility. … serves more than 95,000 Veterans in Oregon and Southwest Washington.
June 5, 2019

VA MISSION Act Press Release

VA Portland Health Care System prepares to launch new non-VA health care options on June 6, 2019, under MISSION Act allowing Veterans to more easily receive […]
June 3, 2019

Financial Assistance Municipal Services Bill

Now accepting applications between June 1 – June 30 for bill credit if you or a member of the household is an active military service member […]
June 1, 2019

Mourners say farewell to Bob Maxwell, the ‘greatest of the greatest generation’

World War II veteran Bob Maxwell, the nation’s oldest Medal of Honor … Bend Heroes Memorial, WWII Veterans Historic Highway, Oregon Medal of …