Space Neighbors Album Release Party, Feb 23

To say that the Space Neighbors are a Corvallis staple would be an understatement. The Space Neighbors hold down a heartbeat sound in our transient college town...

Corvallis Votes on Urban Renewal

On March 12, Corvallis will vote on Measure 2-121, also known as the South Corvallis Urban Renewal District. The vote will decide whether or not to approve a 30...

Politics, Policy and Legal Pot

Almost four years since dispensaries across Oregon threw open their doors for the first time in the summer of 2015, the legal marijuana industry has brought in ...

Considered: For-Profit Child Care

Last week, Oregon Public Broadcasting published a disturbing story documenting how the state treats some of the most vulnerable Oregonians, foster children, who...

Crème de la Corvallis, Week of Feb 21

 Thursday, February 21 Corvallis Arts Walk: February Downtown Corvallis, Corvallis. 4 p.m. Free. The Arts Walk keeps rolling out the hits. See this wee...

Oregon Backwash: Takin’ a Dump Edition

“Epic Dump” Of snow, or so said the recent Oregonlive headline that celebrated some sort of huge snowfall that has all the skiers abuzz. Well, guess what jacka...

The Weekly Churn, Feb 21

Foster Kids Being Sent to Dangerous Institutions An investigation by OPB has revealed that the number of Oregon foster children still being sent to for-profit,...

Senator Moves to Lower Oregon Voter Age to 16

Oregon could be the first state in the nation to lower its voting age from 18 to 16 if a group of lawmakers and students have their way. Portland-D State Sen...

Firearms Seizures in Oregon

Over the course of 2018, 74 petitions were filed to the Oregon Judicial Department requesting an “extreme risk protection order,” a judicial order designed ...

Oregon Backwash, Feb 14

Where the Hell is Grant County? Well, I’ll do you a solid right up front on this one and not tell you. You’ll understand in a moment, you will. Oh, you will. ...

Storytelling Night: Someone Else’s Shoes

It’s happened to you. Somewhere, at some point in time, you’ve slipped your brain cage and found yourself seeing things through someone else’s eyes. Perhaps w...

Corvallis Arts Walk, Feb 21

“Day Dreamers,” courtesy of Bob Loewen. I’ve lived plenty of places where the phrase “another month, another artwork” sounded as depressing as that just did, ...

Lights Over Oregon: January

Per capita, Oregon has more UFO sightings than any other state besides Vermont, and Oregonians continue to see unexplained phenomena in the sky regularly. W...