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As the State Turns

Breaking News That’s Not Really New And It’s About Housing According to a new article from Oregon Public Broadcasting, well... here’s the h...

Linn-Benton Backwash

It’s graduation time in the valley, and you know what that means! It actually doesn’t mean a whole hell of a lot, but when you live around h...

Enchanted Forest Double Feature

Roger Tofte Enchanted Forest: Oregon’s One-of-a-Kind Amusement Park Over Four Decades-Worth Of Weird And Whimsy “When the kids were small we were traveling ...

Shelter Services in Limbo

Both the Corvallis Daytime Drop-In Center and Stone Soup Corvallis, Inc. exist to meet needs. Stone Soup, a volunteer-run nonprofit, provides one hot meal each...

Homeless Shelter Public Q&A

The proposed Flomatcher site. We’ll keep it real: the official conversation surrounding the location of our next cold weather homeless shelter has become a co...

U-Pick: An Oregon Rite of Passage

My first summer in Oregon, I marveled at the blackberry bushes lining the trails at Bald Hill. My second summer here, I walked those same trails the day after m...

Crème de la Corvallis: Week of June 21

Thursday, June 21 SPUN with Jaapur, Rollipolli, Pseudo Cloud & Kelly’s Public House, 126 SW 1st St., Corvallis. 9 p.m. $5. Cloud and Kelly’s presents a...

Your Hornoscope: Summer Love

Ahhhh… summer. The days of road trips to the beach with our sweeties are just on the horizon. Well, whether you’ve got a sweetie or are sweetie-less, The Astr...

As the State Turns

Breaking News That’s Not Really New And It’s About Housing According to a new article from Oregon Public Broadcasting, well... here’s the headline: “A 1-Bedroo...

Linn-Benton Backwash

It’s graduation time in the valley, and you know what that means! It actually doesn’t mean a whole hell of a lot, but when you live around here, you learn to fe...

Corvallis’ Secret Speakeasy

Justin Gella and Branden Johnson. Corvallis’ first and only secret bar, The Whisper Project, is the brainchild of local bartenders Justin Gella and Branden Jo...

Dam Right Drag At Majestic

Dam Right Drag Night, also known as DRDN, had been a monthly staple of the local drag community since its inception in January of 2017. What has not been as con...

Salem Water Alert Reinstated

On June 8, a water quality advisory was reissued by the Oregon Health Authority for the Salem area. Residents under 5 years of age, pregnant/nursing mothers, ...

Personal Disaster Preparedness Bingo

On May 29, my phone freaked out and told me something vague and ominous: CIVIL EMERGENCY, PREPARE FOR ACTION. “Finally,” I thought. First, I consulted my ears...

Mosh Pit Therapy (Unlicensed)

Being a part of mosh pit can be exhilarating—rejuvenating even, being among the moving bodies, pushing and slamming, shoulders and chests rubbing and colliding,...

No Food Left Behind

No Food Left Behind Assistant Project Manager, Amanda Rhodes, provides food waste challenge materials to participants at the Corvallis farmer’s market. There ...

Shawn Creeden at CEI Artworks, June 21

Last fall I was a fresh-off-the-undergrad-boat Masters of Fine Arts student at Portland State University. No place to live, hadn’t secured financial aid, and ha...

WWII Planes to Fly, June 14 & 15

Four of the most famous aircrafts of the Second World War are visiting Corvallis as part of the Wings of Freedom Tour, brought to town by non-profit organizatio...

Corvallis Arts Walk, June 21

June’s art walk looks like it is shaping up to be especially strong. I’m excited (clearly) to welcome recent Portland State University MFA graduate Shawn Creede...