“Climate Kids” Suit Set For Review

  The “climate kids” lawsuit originally filed 2015 will be reviewed in federal court in Portland on Tuesday, June 3 as to whether the case will proceed to trial...

Hate Crime Reform Bill Progress Stalled

Democrats have seemingly benched a bill that would have strengthened Oregon’s hate crime laws and reporting systems, which was supported by a number of civil r...

Andrew Oswalt Sentenced For Vandalism

Andrew Oswalt, a former OSU graduate student convicted of a hate crime last year, has been sentenced to community service for a vandalism charge from another i...

House Passes Plastic Straw Ban

The Oregon House of Representatives voted 48 - 12 late on Wednesday, May 29 to pass Senate Bill 90, which would require customers at restaurants to request pla...

City Releases Annual Water Quality Report

The City of Corvallis released its annual water quality report on Wednesday, May 29. It contains figures on Corvallis’ water use over time, tips for lowering u...

Bills Grant Child Care Officials New Powers

On Wednesday, May 22, the Oregon Senate passed one of two separate bills in the legislature designed to give officials new enforcement powers to regulate Orego...