Stories tagged: Vietnam Veterans
Fri., Nov. 11, 2016, 9:36 p.m.
Still fighting: Vietnam vets seek help for rare cancer
They were the lucky ones who managed to make it home from Vietnam. Now, a half-century later, some veterans are finding out they, too, are victims of the war.
Sun., May 12, 2013
Show follows warriors fly fishing toward recovery
A couple of disabled military veterans met their match on Crab Creek recently with Hilary Hutcheson, a bundle of positive fly-fishing energy who stands 5-foot-2 in wading boots. The host …
Fri., Nov. 11, 2011, 3:47 p.m.
Vietnam vets thanked for service — unlike in the ‘70s
Twice during a Veterans Day event Friday at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, friends called to thank Bob Poe for his service — a far different greeting than in the years …
Sat., Oct. 8, 2011
Vietnam memorials adding photos
OLYMPIA – If you have a photo of Air Force Col. Gallileo Bossio, of Deer Park, of Marine Pvt. 1st Class Rocky Hanna, of Addy, of Army Pvt. 1st Class …
Fri., April 10, 2009, 4:50 p.m.
Search for owner of veteran’s ring goes national
The search for the owner of a Vietnam Veteran’s ring found in Spokane Valley has expanded nationwide after the Pennsylvania company that sold the ring pledged to try finding the …
Thu., April 9, 2009, 12:03 p.m.
Hardware store seeking owner of vet’s ring
An orange sign near the cash register at Ace Hardware outlines how customers can return merchandise to stores; the store is now wondering how to return personal possessions to customers.