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As the State Turns

An Idiot Abroad Perhaps eerily so, Raymond Reinke of Pendleton represents Oregon to the rest of the nation in much the same way Donald Trum...

Linn-Benton Backwash

Everyone’s favorite friendly local Benton County Rodeo had a mishap of sorts the other day...when a motorcycle on a merry-go-round thing (...

Rumbanana Brings the Heat

Some salsa dance to relieve stress, others to get in a sweat session, still more are in it for the socializing. Whatever the reason one may salsa dance, in Corv...

1200 Watts of Freedom Volume III

The No Microwave Zone... During previous editions of 1200 Watts of Freedom, I’ve hinted at some semblance of cooking enjoyment, and at least a half-as*ed des...

Bees See Blue

Exciting new findings from OSU researchers may lead to better pollination and attract more bees to Oregon crops. When I say exciting, I mean charged photons fly...

Corvallis’ Fitness History

OAC Football, 1930s The practice of physical fitness – indeed, the concept of “physical fitness” – has an interesting history. From W.K. Kellogg’s efforts to ...

Local Art: The Mind of Jim Adams

Bertrand continues to lumber 'long the low roads Jim Adams is probably the one local artist you don’t know that you should know. He is warm, humble and refres...

The Resilience Project: Summer Games

The Corvallis community embetterment organization, The Resilience Project, will be holding their first annual “Summer Games” from August 18 - 26. Teams of five ...

Arcade Games: Corvallis’ Best

This is the fitness issue, right? Well, I guess we better talk about arcade games. In our defense, hand-eye coordination is probably fitness, plus good arcade...

Crème de la Corvallis: Week of August 9

Thursday, August 9 Edible Garden Tour Starker Arts Park, 4485 SW Country Club Dr., Corvallis. 6-8 p.m. Free. NOM NOM NOM!!! In partnership with the Corvallis...

As the State Turns

An Idiot Abroad Perhaps eerily so, Raymond Reinke of Pendleton represents Oregon to the rest of the nation in much the same way Donald Trump represents America...

Linn-Benton Backwash

Everyone’s favorite friendly local Benton County Rodeo had a mishap of sorts the other day...when a motorcycle on a merry-go-round thing (only with motorcycle...

Sister Cities of Corvallis

Uzhhorod, Ukraine, and Gondar, Ethiopia — what do these seemingly random cities have in common?  They’re both sister cities of our very own Corvallis, Oregon. ...

PNW Interfaith Peace Walk Moves North

Last Friday, the 2018 Pacific Northwest Interfaith Peace Walk passed through Corvallis. The annual pilgrimage is intended to advocate for for world peace, as we...

Eating the Invaders!

Each year the Institute for Applied Ecology (IAE) hosts an invasive species cook-off. The IAE is a non-profit environmental group based out of Corvallis that he...

Coastal Happenings

Often enough, Valleyites head to the coast to escape these sweltering summer days. Whether fishing or beachcombing, many already have their coastal routine down...

Photo Log: Oregon Coast

Tillamook Rock Lighthouse There is something about the Oregon Coast that sets it apart from any other area of coastline in the United States. It is much more ...

Outdoor Apps and Websites

Summer is a great time to explore outside, but sometimes one needs a little help picking the right spot to nature it up. No matter how you like to recreate in t...