Linn-Benton Backwash

Linn-Benton Backwash

It’s graduation time in the valley, and you know what that means! It actually doesn’t mean a whole hell of a lot, but when you live around here, you learn to fe...

Linn-Benton Backwash

Good news everybody, the proposed Porter Park mobile phone tower project is dead! Now we can all rest assured that our brains won’t be turned to sludge by its e...

Linn-Benton Backwash

We haven’t done any fun headlines from the Gazette Times recently, but here’s one: “Adults to take over library on June 8.” It’s like what, have children been r...

Linn-Benton Backwash

Work has begun on the multi-building College Crest compound down Circle Blvd., and you know I’m jazzed as all get out. Nothing gets my juices flowing like fresh...

Linn-Benton Backwash

What a  sh*tty week. They don’t even make an emoji for it, so I’m going to have to go old school: = | Yep, its an “emoticon.” Deal with it. So as I’m sure yo...

Linn-Benton Backwash

EMERGENCY ALERT: Taco Bell’s Cravings Box is now $5.49 instead of $5 even, at least in Lebanon. This tragedy coincides with some kind of program they have ask...

As the State… Backwashes?

Hi, I’m Sam Campbell. You may recognize my byline from articles such as Crème de la Corvallis, and... well, that’s about it. I’m new, whatever. Because Johnny B...

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“So where is all the anger and angst over 97% of black folks being killed by other black folks? Who is at fault for that?” Follow that bit of lovely text with ...

Linn-Benton Backwash

Boy howdy. BOOOOOOYYYY HOOOOWDY. Get a load of this total hogwash. “In my experience the kids who get bullied are not really good friends. They’re not good at ...

Linn-Benton Backwash

Do dumb scams exist everywhere, or just in small towns? Is it just because there’s so little else to report on that we end up featuring it, or is it specificall...

Linn-Benton Backwash

I love the smell of a collapsed building in the morning – as long as I'm not like, in it and stuff. Anyway, you probably heard about the floor collapsing over a...

Linn-Benton Backwash

A judge dismissed the eviction complaint against everyone's favorite sticker-buddy, Andrew Oswalt, for its lack of specificity. I suppose it's a good thing that...

Linn-Benton Backwash

Seriously folks, what's with gnarly looking boofs threatening to shoot everyone on the Internet? Speaking of, Christopher Strahan, the former Oregon State Unive...

Linn-Benton Backwash

Wooooah f*ckin' nelly! Or at least that's the phrase I feel is most appropriate here. The Oregon State University College Republicans  – a lovely bunch of cocon...

Linn-Benton Backwash: When the Levee Breaks

Let me level with you: despite the fact that nobody around here seems to know it, Corvallis is actually a small town. Even as small towns in the area go, it is ...

Linn-Benton Backwash

Kent Hill, an ex-mental health manager for the Benton County Health Department with decades of experience as a therapist, was just slapdoodled with a $5,000+ fi...

Linn-Benton Backwash

Santa Claus crept like an inverted thief into Corvallis homes over the weekend and left a bunch of toys that were far superior to the toys left for kids in poor...