Oregon Soldier Killed In Afghanistan

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. — Just days before Veteran’s Day, a soldier from Southern Oregon was killed serving in Afghanistan. Captain James Nehl was from Gardiner near Reedsport, in Douglas County. The Department of Defense says he was killed in small arms fire while on patrol. Captain Nehl was based in Fort Riley, Kansas. He is the eighth Douglas … Continue reading »

Veterans Get Free Oil Change

MEDFORD, Ore. – A Medford business is taking a day to give back to local veterans and their families. In honor of Veterans Day, Southern Oregon Auto Care offered a free oil change and tire rotation to veterans, active military and their spouses. The owner Ron Shubin says his shop had a big turnout for … Continue reading »

Veterans Honored In Southern Oregon

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – Dozens of Southern Oregon residents gathered at the Fallen Heroes War Memorial in Central Point on Monday morning for the Fourth Annual Veterans Day observance. Organized by State Representative Dennis Richardson, himself a Vietnam War veteran, the program featured a flag ceremony by Scout Troop 109, and speakers from the White … Continue reading »

Veterans Day Events At Southern Oregon

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – Sunday is Veteran’s Day and there will be events to commemorate those who have put their lives on the line for our country. The Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center and Clinics will be saluting America’s veterans with an special event on Sunday in White City, from 10 a.m. to noon. The event … Continue reading »