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Space Neighbors Album Release Party, Feb 23

To say that the Space Neighbors are a Corvallis staple would be an understatement. The Space Neighbors hold down a heartbeat sound in our transient college town...

Corvallis Votes on Urban Renewal

On March 12, Corvallis will vote on Measure 2-121, also known as the South Corvallis Urban Renewal District. The vote will decide whether or not to approve a ...

Politics, Policy and Legal Pot

Almost four years since dispensaries across Oregon threw open their doors for the first time in the summer of 2015, the legal marijuana industry has brought in ...

Fundraiser: Imagine No Advocate

We’ve reached a crossroads here at The Advocate,  and we need your help in deciding what happens next. Due to the rising cost of print and a whole slew of oth...

Women in Wine: Lisa Zuniga

Photo courtesy of Lisa Zuniga. Driving down the backroads in the heart of Oregon wine country, it would be almost impossible not to notice the quilt...

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 ...

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...

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...

Skiing & Snowboarding Guide

When the lifts are scooping people up, the snow is powder, and the mountain air causes tears to stream down your face, the world feels a bit more peaceful. What...

Considered: Nazis & Unacceptable Press

On December 17, Springfield neo-Nazi Jimmy Marr and an associate decided to roll into town with his swastika-clad panel truck bearing the phrase “‘Nazi’ i...

Resistance and Hope: Women’s March 2019

Corvallis’s third annual Women’s March and Rally took place on Saturday January 19, beginning and ending at the bandstand in Central City Park. Organized and ho...

OSU Research Targets Metabolic Syndrome

Maret Traber Recent OSU research is offering a solution for the roughly 35 percent of U.S. adults that suffer from the potentially deadly medical condition kn...

Winter Road Trip

I’m sure you’ve made the drive from Corvallis to Newport plenty of times, but have you ever gone the long way? Have you taken a minute to stop and appreciate th...

Women in Agriculture

Yadira Ruiz and Nate Johnson take a moment to appreciate their beautiful, nutrient-rich greens. Photo by Yadira Ruiz. Though it is dry and clear out o...

Your Voice is Our Voice

We at The Corvallis Advocate extend our most sincere gratitude to all who have come out in support of us in 2018. Words cannot express our appreciation for th...

Pacific Salmon: Plight and Restoration

Chinook, coho, chum, sockeye, pink, and steelhead— these Pacific salmon have always been a defining element of the Northwest region. Ecologically, their distrib...