Today’s Calendar: Saturday, April, 20

Saturday, apr. 20  Earth Day of Service. Student Experience Center Plaza (SEC Plaza), 2251 SW Jefferson Way, Corvallis. The Earth Day of Service focuses on soc...

Oregon’s Minimum Wage Increases July 1st 

2019's round of minimum wage increases are set to take effect on July 1st. The actual amount of the increases depends on county, which are broken into categorie...

Bombs Away: Weekend Live Music Schedule

PARTNER VENUE CONTENT: Bombs Away Café  serves up Southwestern cuisine with a Northwest twist, along with live music and other happenings. This funky awesome ta...

Majestic Theatre Stages a Weekend

PARTNER VENUE CONTENT: Among Corvallis' treasures, a vibrant community theatre. It's a hub of activity, with something for everyone. Singu-hilarity: A Robot ...

The Flood: Housed Vs. Unhoused

With the flood of 2019 finally receding, most Corvallisites have spent time reflecting on how the high waters have impacted or inconvenienced their lives – but ...

Outdoor Farmers’ Market Returns

Fresh, local goods will once again line the streets of downtown Corvallis on April 20, when the Corvallis Farmers’ Market returns to First and Jackson each Wedn...

Public Event: Mental Health Service Gaps

The Corvallis Advocate is hosting a public event concerning the current state of mental health within our community on Thursday, April 25. The event will featur...

Nature Alert: Winter Blues Bring Camas Hues

April showers can really give one the blues after such a mild winter. For some Valleyites, these rains have meant flooding that feels personal. Others who were ...

Advocate Livability Levy Endorsement

We are a firm “Yes” on Measure 2-123, known as the “Livability Levy.” Since this is coming quickly on the heels of last year’s School Facility Bond, and the Co...

Take Back the Night with Dr. Melissa Bird

Dr. Melissa Bird has seen first-hand how lived experiences, when shared courageously, have the power to create change and paradigm shifts in social policy. Dr. ...

Corvallis’ Vandal Museum

When you think of street art in Corvallis, what typically comes to mind are the many commissioned murals that color our city, thanks to the Corvallis Mural Proj...

Spring Guide: Bird Up, Corvallis

Bald Eagle The arrival of springtime brings the return of Oregon’s rich birding pastime. According to visitcorvallis.com, Oregon has logged 465 of the 800 spe...

Earth Day Buyers Guide

When it comes to grocery shopping, the amount of packaging involved can be astounding. There are often layers of plastic and cardboard between you and your food...

Corvallis 4th Safest City in Oregon

Corvallis is the fourth safest city in Oregon according to an annual report from home security company, SafeWise Nationally, the violent crime rate is 4.49 i...