War Stories: David Nieradka

He served his country for nearly a quarter century. But now, with a deep sense of passion and caring, he’s helping other vets who have given so much in service to their country. In this week’s War Stories, we introduce you to retired Army Special Forces veteran, David Nieradka, now living in Bend.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: World War II Veteran Dick Higgins

The annual Bend Veterans Day Parade will be held in Downtown Bend this Sunday, and the grand marshal will be local World War II veteran Dick Higgins. For this week’s War Stories, we look back at Higgins’ service in the Navy including the day that he survived the attack on Pearl Harbor.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Ellis Skidmore

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 some who didn’t. This week we introduce you to the story of Ellis Skidmore, a Navy veteran living in Madras.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Paul Hosmer

In our weekly War Stories series, we tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans, some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t. This week, War Stories producer Jessé Roberts introduces the story of World War I Army veteran, Paul Hosmer.

Special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories, giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans, every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Mindy Dougherty

Army veteran Mindy Dougherty traveled to Fort Leonard Wood for basic U.S. Army training three days after her high school graduation. After suffering numerous medical issues during her service, she was prompted to write a book called Mindy’s Fight. She continues to give back to the people around her by growing her own organic produce and donating it to the largest food bank in Oregon. Visit her site www.feedmycity.net to learn more.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories, and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

 

War Stories: Jon Roberts

This week, War Stories producer Jessé Roberts introduces you to the story of Jon Roberts, a U.S. Marine Corps veteran from Redmond.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories, and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Paul Kelly

In our weekly War Stories series, we tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans, some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t. This week, War Stories producer, Warren Shultz, introduces us to the story of an U.S. Air Force Vietnam veteran Paul Kelly, now living in Redmond.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories, and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Brian Hinderberger

This week, War Stories producer Jessé Roberts introduces you to the story of Brian Hinderberger, a U.S. Navy veteran, now living in Bend.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories, and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Gary Hill

In our weekly War Stories series we tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans, some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t. In this War Stories segment, producer Jesse Roberts introduces us to the story of a Central Oregon U.S. Navy veteran, Gary Hill.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Barry Hebert

One out of every seven Central Oregonians is a veteran. In our weekly War Stories series, we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon war veterans. This week, War Stories producer Warren Shultz introduces us to the story of Vietnam Air Force veteran, Barry Hebert.

special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories.