By Tom Vogt June 29, 2015 6 a.m.
Jim Moody's job during the Korean War included gathering intelligence.
By Tom Vogt June 22, 2015 6 a.m.
Not all the B-17 losses we suffered during World War II were a result of enemy fire.
By Tom Vogt June 16, 2015 5:18 p.m.
Re-enactors, vintage aircraft and a new generation of Russian visitors will help set the scene on Saturday for the 78th anniversary of the Chkalov flight.
By Tom Vogt June 15, 2015 6 a.m.
Vancouver High School's Class of 1943 won't be holding any more reunions, members say. When members want to get together, they can pretty much sit down around a table.
By Tom Vogt June 12, 2015 4:41 p.m.
Southwest Washington's most popular library program is getting bigger. Some new participants will be bigger, too.
By Tom Vogt June 8, 2015 6 a.m.
If you're lucky enough to visit Colonial Williamsburg in Virginia, pause briefly in the visitors center and check out the list of prominent benefactors. The names include Edward and Virginialee Lynch.
By Tom Vogt June 8, 2015 6 a.m.
In 1852, a Hawaiian native operated a one-man cooper's shop at Fort Vancouver, assembling wooden barrels for the Hudson's Bay Company's global trading empire.
By Tom Vogt June 1, 2015 6 a.m.
A human target seems an unlikely candidate to win a medal for wartime achievement.
By Tom Vogt May 25, 2015 6 a.m.
Many of the war fatalities we are remembering today have family members who are carrying on the names of the fallen.
By Tom Vogt May 18, 2015 5:21 p.m.
Brig. Gen. Kurt J. Ryan will be the keynote speaker Monday at Vancouver's Memorial Day Observance.
By Tom Vogt May 13, 2015 6 a.m.
As a Vancouver-based relief organization enlists volunteers and collects money to help earthquake victims in Nepal, the effort already has a crucial resource there: someone to work with.
By Tom Vogt May 11, 2015 6 a.m.
A local theater group with a couple of different problems just might find relief (and we're thinking about two different applications of that word) at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site.
By Tom Vogt May 7, 2015 11:46 p.m.
As the venerable infantry barracks prepares for its second act, it just might find a fitting partner in a theater company.
By Tom Vogt May 4, 2015 6 a.m.
Who am I? It's something we all need to figure out. It can be particularly helpful if you are planning to run for office.
By Tom Vogt April 23, 2015 6 a.m.
Twelve boys in Vancouver's Troop 326 became Eagle Scouts in 1965. Fifty years later, the lessons that came with all those merit badges are still part of their lives.
By Tom Vogt April 13, 2015 6 a.m.
Gen. Edward Ord helped block the escape route when Gen. Robert E. Lee's Confederate army tried to withdraw from the battlefield at Appomattox Court House on the morning of April 9, 1865.
By Tom Vogt April 9, 2015 6 a.m.
At Vancouver's Veterans Affairs division, about 4.1 percent of medical appointments in a recent six-month span were delayed at least 31 days.
By Tom Vogt April 5, 2015 9:57 p.m.
Jimmy Rinehart experienced the highs and lows of flying as a pioneering aviator in Clark County.
By Tom Vogt March 30, 2015 10 a.m.
Game-players flew their versions of "Night Witch" bombing missions recently in a downtown Vancouver convention center. The game was inspired by Russian women who bombed German invaders during World War II.
By Tom Vogt March 23, 2015 10 a.m.
Paddy Hough was even greener than we thought.