Corvallis Advocate

Playing With Prose & Gearing Towards Gratitude

For Jennifer Richter, poetry is an expression of art that challenges writers to convey the most they can, with the shortest amount of words possible. She calls ...

As the State Turns

It’s All Fun And Games Until... The FBI raids your cadaver lab. Yep, this happened in Gresham back on the first of this month. MedCure, as they’re called, juggl...

Linn-Benton Backwash

Last Wednesday... not yesterday, but last week... the week before this one, some douchebag made a number of threats against Lebanon Walmart employees after havi...

8 Days a Week…

Thursday, November 9 True Stories Live Story-telling Event. Imagine Coffee, 5460 SW Philomath Blvd., Corvallis. 7-9 p.m. If you haven’t caught one of our ...

STDs: Local Scope, State Epidemic

Gonorrhea, chlamydia, and syphilis are on the rise in the Pacific Northwest. While these common bacterial infections have been around for hundreds of years, loc...

National Parks Consider Raising Fees

The National Park Service has never been placed in a more threatening situation. President Trump has made it clear that the remaining wild – and once protected ...

Casa Latinos Unidos: Dreaming of Home

Yazmin Brambila is the executive director of Casa Latinos Unidos de Benton County, a non-profit that helps Latinos adapt to life in the U.S. by providing key se...

Local Turkey Guide

Hello, foodies! Turkey season has rolled around and, once again, the Advocate is here with your guide to finding the healthiest bird in town, even at the very l...

As the State Turns

First World Problems The Northwest is a cool place. I mean hey, sure it was founded as a white utopian nightmare of douchebaggery, but it’s cool now. Beards, fl...

Wild and Scenic Films at Whiteside Theatre

On Thursday, November 16 at the Whiteside Theatre, the Corvallis Environmental Center will be hosting the Wild and Scenic Film Festival for the second year in a...

Linn-Benton Backwash

An Albany business is set to appear on Shark Tank, but I don’t know what that is because I don’t watch TV. If it makes you feel any better, I still think the mo...

8 Days a Week…

Thursday, November 2 Author Event with Christine Wallace and narrator Gray Eubank. Grass Roots Books & Music 227 SW Second St. Corvallis. 7 p.m. Free. ...

Corvallis Protests Jordan World Circus

The Jordan World Circus made its stop at the Benton Fairgrounds on October 25, and protesters eagerly waited with picket signs, stickers, and literature noting ...

Sick Town Derby Nail Biter

The Sick Town Derby Dames narrowly fell to Air Raid Roller Derby of Beaverton 141 to 166 on Saturday night. A packed house at the Linn County Fairgrounds, many...

3 Sheets Brewpub Arrives On The Wind

KODAK Digital Still Camera Albany residents Klint and Beth Sheets are finally realizing their dream of opening their own brewpub: 3 Sheets Brewery and Taproom...