Corvallis Advocate

Climate Change: Revolution Required

Overwhelming majorities of domestic and global scientific organizations as well as US intelligence services have confirmed that human-caused climate change ...

I See Faces: Amy Turner Retrospective

How do you quantify a human being? A server, a skilled hairdresser, a trophy-winning go-go dancer at the Benton Hotel, and a once carhop on rollerskate...

Considered: Voter Suppression

House Democrats went big with their first bill proposed in the 116th Congress. HR1 is a sweeping anti-corruption bill that addresses key deficiencies in o...

Crème de la Corvallis, Week of Feb 7

Thursday, February 7 Mutschler-Willis-Biesack (BMW Jazz Trio). Bombs Away Café, 2527 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. 9 p.m. $5. Killer jazz trio for short dollars...

Oregon Backwash

Washington News So Dumb It’s Relevant Even Down Here In some Washington hole that time forgot called Edmonds, this guy, Ken Bellingham, owns a bakery. An...

The Weekly Churn, Feb 7

Local  Samaritan Health Announces Dozens of Layoffs Samaritan Health Services announced that at the end of January they would be suspending home health servic...

Empowerment Grants Fuel Local Projects

For citizens of Corvallis who believe they can make a difference in their corner of the community, the city offers a series of competitive grants known as Empow...

Random History: Sidewalk Swastikas

In 1925, when few outside of Munich had ever heard of the Nazis, Corvalliste A.J. Chesley was pouring a new concrete slab at the northwest corner of Tenth Stre...

DNA Brings Long-Lost Relatives Together

When a Corvallis resident took an over-the-counter DNA test, she was shocked to learn of a long-lost relative living on the other side of the country. Stories l...

Advocate Appoints New Associate Editor

Not often in the alt weekly biz, in a city the size of Corvallis, do you meet someone with such a clairvoyance for what matters most in a community, which is wh...

Affordable Fitness

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, lack of social support and boredom are common barriers to living an active lifestyle. The good news...

Crème de la Corvallis, Week of Jan 31

Thursday, January 31 CitySpeak: Climate Change Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. 7 p.m. Free. Our first CitySpea...

The Weekly Churn, Jan 31

Local  New Benton County Health Department Director Benton County’s Board of Commissioners has selected a new director for the Benton County Health Department...

Oregon Backwash

Scam People Busted, Or Something According to KATU2, the news that is On Your Side, there’s been some kind of crack in a multi-state thievery thingymabob. Baro...

ADL: All 2018 Extremist Murders Right Wing

On Wednesday, the Anti Defamation League (ADL) released their annual report on extremist killings, showing that all related murders in the U.S. during 2018 were...

What Advocate Donations Are Doing

Readers like you make The Advocate possible, and we are deeply thankful for the opportunity to serve this community we all love. Also, we think we should be kee...

Letters to the Editor, Jan 24

Corvallis is filled with generous, compassionate people who want to help those in need and make the world a better place. But we don’t always know who needs wha...