Coast Tip: Smelly Jellyfish

I don’t know how the heck it happened, but the time is here: tourist season on the Oregon Coast has begun in full force. For year-round coast dwellers, it is ...

Oregon & The Gun Sanctuary Movement

Last fall, The Advocate reported on a new type of local sanctuary law being passed in counties around Oregon, known broadly as “Second Amendment sanctuary” la...

Lllamactivism Defined: McCool & Caesar

You may have been recently strolling around downtown Corvallis, and wondered, what is that huge, fluffy figure in the distance? Possibly you read a particular...

Shots Fired: Local Gun Activity Kept Quiet

About three weeks ago, gunshots were fired on Van Buren Street. Four, maybe five shots cut through the quiet of my neighborhood at 4 a.m., located in a ...

“Climate Kids” Suit Set For Review

  The “climate kids” lawsuit originally filed 2015 will be reviewed in federal court in Portland on Tuesday, June 3 as to whether the case will proceed to trial...

Hate Crime Reform Bill Progress Stalled

Democrats have seemingly benched a bill that would have strengthened Oregon’s hate crime laws and reporting systems, which was supported by a number of civil r...