Recycling With Realism (And Without Grease)

Republic Services, which has been in charge of garbage collection and recycling in Corvallis since 2008, wants Corvallis residents to recycle everything that ca...

Nature Alert: A Sticky Situation

Photo courtesy of Greenbelt Land TrustNature Alert: A Sticky Situation  Here we are in the depths of summer — with the temperatures regularly above the 90’s, ...

River Rats, Beware!

Ooops! This article was updated from an earlier version to reflect correct information about floaties. Never fear! You don't need a permit. Whoever said that i...

Immigrant Arts Exhibit

"Self Portrait" by Shuo Cai Since July 18, The Corvallis Arts Center, located in Central Park, has displayed the exhibition “I Came From Far Away ...

Immigration Attorney Q&A

Oregon has been a “sanctuary state” for 31 years. This means that state and local resources cannot be used to enforce federal immigration laws. For some in the ...

Crème de la Corvallis: Week of August 16

Thursday, August 16 Poetry Open Mic Bombs Away Café, 2527 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. 8 p.m. Free. Do you write, read, like to listen to, or even like the tho...

Border Wall Eco Warning

A journal article written by several leading ecologists including the nationally recognized Corvallis researcher, Bill Ripple, warns both the U.S. government an...

As the State Turns

Fire Season Sucks It’s always tough to report on fire season escalations, and not just because I like poopy, I love it, and I like it so much. It’s the best an...

Linn-Benton Backwash

Greetings, salutations, and welcome to another edition of the Linn-Benton Backwash. I’m your host, Sam Campbell, and I’m here to do my best to pretend that ther...

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 ...