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There was a time, a long time in fact, when the best possible stateside duty a Marine could hope for was Marine Corps Air Station El Toro in Orange County.
February 25, 2008, 3:56 pm 3 comments in the last 30 days.
Americans overwhelmingly believe that U.S. combat veterans returning from Vietnam were spit on by anti-war protesters in airports. Many vets will tell you it happened, and others will tell you that they never saw anything close to it.
February 20, 2010, 11:11 am 2 comments in the last 30 days.
The VA this week outlined which ships are now considered to have been exposed to Agent Orange during Viet Nam. A number of offshore “blue water” naval vessels conducted operations on the inland “brown water” rivers and delta areas of Vietnam.
March 22, 2009, 11:18 pm 2 comments in the last 30 days.
They called it the "Newhall Incident". It was the worst massacre of police officers in the 80 year history of the CHP. It led to improved police training, better weaponry, bullet proof vests — saving the lives of many police officers in the line of duty.
The recent appointment of Elle Gunawanse to the Police Commission shows just how unacceptable the new framework for independent bodies is. Gunawanse was a firebrand Buddhist monk who played an important role in the events of July 1983, that led to the Murders of 1000's of Tamils.
November 29, 2011, 1:22 am 1 comments in the last 30 days.
Have you been rushing out to get a yearly flu vaccine or diligently taking your children for the 40 or so mandated childhood vaccines?
December 10, 2008, 11:35 pm 1 comments in the last 30 days.
The Canby Fire District responded to a Residential duplex on fire in the 300 block of South Manzanita Wednesday morning at 6:00 AM, according to Fire District Spokesman Troy Buzalsky. He says that when fire fighter arrived on the scene, they reported large flames coming from the window of the home. "They quickly asked for a second alarm. It took 25 firefighters from Canby, CCFD #1 and TVFR 30 min before they could gain control of the fire," Buzalsky said. Two adults and two children escaped from the home with one person sustaining minor injuries.
May 23, 2011, 3:59 pm 1 comments in the last 30 days.
A young man in Hermiston fights and has fought the justice system since he was arrested at 19! No DNA evidence was presented… the girls never went for a medical and as I’m told others were threatened to keep their nose out of the matter! Strange indeed as Colton Calhoun has vehemently denied having sexual contact With the girl! He was sentenced to eight years in prison.
The Paiutes, a Native-American tribe indigenous to parts of Nevada, Utah and Arizona, told early white settlers about their ancestors' battles with a ferocious race of white, red-haired giants. According to the Paiutes, the giants were already living in the area.
March 2, 2007, 12:47 am 1 comments in the last 30 days.
Polk County Sheriff's deputies took advantage of a traffic stop this week, serving a search warrant on a driver they pulled over Wednesday afternoon on Highway 22 near 50th Avenue in Dallas. Around 3:20 PM Wednesday, a maroon Acura driven by 23-year old Carlos Ramirez was stopped by deputies who realized that the driver had a warrant for his arrest issued by the Polk County Inter-agency Narcotics Team. (POINT) The driver of this vehicle who was suspected of manufacturing/selling drugs.