world war two

Rogue Valley Veterans remember D-Day

MEDFORD, Ore. – Thursday marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day when allied forces landed at Normandy during World War II. “So many people killed. I mean there were people dead lying there all over the place,” Rogue Valley veteran, Frank Hernandez said. Many …

Ride in a WWII fighter plane in Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. — If you’ve ever wanted to fly in a vintage military plane from World War Two, now’s your chance! The Liberty Foundation is hosting rides in their P-51 Mustang at Million Air in Medford Saturday and Sunday. It’s known as …

Mickey Butler, WWII veteran

Klamath Falls, Ore. – More than 16 million U.S. soldiers fought in World War 2. According to the Department of Veterans Affairs, there are now less than 500 thousand still living. NBC2’s Lyle Ahrens spoke with one of those surviving heroes from …

Honor Flight hub in Grants Pass is closing

Grants Pass, Ore., — “It was really an experience of a lifetime.” Gordon Hoefer and William Isely only spent two years in the Navy during World War II. They didn’t know each other during their times served, but say their paths probably …

Forever Honor, Never Forget

Grants Pass, Ore., — A ceremony unlike any other, an American flag standing 140 feet tall, honoring those who have served. “We’re looking for those things that bind us together, and our flag certainly does, and so today this has just drawn …