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As the State Turns

Kate Brown, Child Warrior Writing that headline just made me want to quit my job and watch the Beastmaster movies over and over again until...

Linn-Benton Backwash

Do dumb scams exist everywhere, or just in small towns? Is it just because there’s so little else to report on that we end up featuring it, ...

Reduce, Reuse, and Don’t Reproduce

A week or so ago, someone mentioned our recycling laws were changing, and not for the better. Since then, many people have expressed outrage that we can no long...

Corvallis Foods, Global Impacts

Over 40 years ago this April, Joni Mitchell released her single, “Big Yellow Taxi;” we all know the lyrics: “They paved paradise to put up a parking lot,” and m...

Local Bee Nesting Be Happening

For two years, the Benton Soil and Water Conservation District has distributed mason bee nesting boxes to local landowners in order to increase the population o...

Earth Day Book Picks

Love books? Hate books but love nature? Well these reads will get you either way. From the scientific to poetic nonfiction, these old white guys have you covere...

Raise Your Vibe at RaSani This Weekend

Looking to raise your vibration? Willamette Valley’s own Body Mind and Spirit Holistic Fair, RaSani is coming to Albany this weekend so you can do just that. Th...

As the State Turns

Kate Brown, Child Warrior Writing that headline just made me want to quit my job and watch the Beastmaster movies over and over again until I starve to death. ...

Linn-Benton Backwash

Do dumb scams exist everywhere, or just in small towns? Is it just because there’s so little else to report on that we end up featuring it, or is it specificall...

No Fur Required

Let’s be honest: dogs and cats are super needy. Have you ever contemplated a scaly or shelled pet instead? One local pet store in downtown Albany, Reptopia, may...