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Oregon Country Fair and Folk

Each summer, Oregonians and out-of-staters flock to the famed Oregon Country Fair to get their weird on. Having occurred just this past weekend, the annual thre...

Boys and Girls Club Plans for a Teen Center

The Boys & Girls Club of Corvallis (BGCC) is about $1.1 million off a $6.5 million mark that will enable construction of the anticipated Center for Youth Ex...

Local Self-Defense Courses For Women

Self-defense courses offer a unique opportunity for women to gain confidence, techniques, and experience in fighting off attackers. Though no solution to rape o...

Busting the Corvallis Hip-Hop Myth

Born in the Bronx from the blending of island and American folk art and culture, hip-hop is probably not the first thing one associates with the Corvallis m...

Happy Dolls for Hospitalized Kids

Jude Ward has undergone 14 separate surgeries in the short three years he has spent on this planet. Each time he goes in to Portland for treatment, he takes his...