Rachel Sandstrom

Local GMO Ban on May Ballot: Full Analysis

So, what does local GMO measure 2-89 do? What are the pros and cons? Ballots will be mailed April 30, and due back on May 19. Measure 2-89 mandates that all ...

Farmers Make Case for Local Food Measure

by Bethany Carlson "We had tried every other avenue to protect our seed from contamination by GMOs,” said Dana Allen, co-author of Measure 2-89. Allen explai...

Business Unusual

Not everyone at the bar is the same widget inspector as the widget salesman down the bar. No siree, there are those that follow the rhythm of their own psyche—a...

Wee Bit of St. Paddy’s for Corvallis

St. Patrick’s Day began as a religious feast day in honor of the patron saint of Ireland, but today celebration is mostly by way of binge drinking, dancing, the...