OSU Planning In-Person Ed in Fall

Oregon State University President F. King Alexander announced Wednesday that planning for a more traditional fall term is underway within OSU, anticipating pred...

How Safe is Van Buren Bridge?

On Jan. 27, around 5:43 a.m., a non-injury crash occurred on the Van Buren Bridge, marking the 11th accident on the structure in the past two years and cont...

COVID Relief: Why Schrader Voted “No”

Updated March 3, 2021:  If the $15/hour minimum wage hike were to be voted in, it would result in a $1.50/hour raise for the next five years. This would ...

As the Crow Reads: If My Wishes Were Horses

This month, I had the great privilege of reading a sweet and sentimental novel, If My Wishes Were Horses by local author Renee Livingston. The catalyst for this...

Weekly COVID Update: March 1

As of the end of last week, Benton County’s COVID case rate rose to 2,240, an increase of 85 confirmed cases from the previous week. The average number of new c...

Benton County Museum Opens at Last

The Benton County Museum was finally able to open its doors to the public this past Friday, despite the fact that the museum had been fully constructed and read...

OSU Encourages Gardening by Giving Away Seeds

Almost 38,000 free seed packets will be distributed by Oregon State University Extension Service to Oregonians who show no signs of losing the enthusiasm for ga...