Community speaks out against youth suicides
After a longtime battle with addiction, a dream of becoming a police officer gave Daniel Bain hope for the future.
Celtic Jam is now in session
Katie Maxey, left, Bob Puckette and Mark Phillips warming up before their weekly Celtic Jam session at Imagine Coffee in Corvallis, Oregon, on July 22, 2014.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Waldport man rescued after alert deputy spots car down steep embankment
A Waldport man was rescued from this car at the bottom of a 90-foot embankment after a Benton County deputy spotted the car from the highway above.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Invasivores Exercise Eradication by Mastication in the Fight Against Exotic Species
Eco-activists have long fought tooth and nail to rid their local environments of the invasive plants and animals that often show up in the wake of human settlement.
Medford Mail Tribune
Bates-Dotterrer race called critical to Senate control
Repeatedly thwarted by Republicans and a conservative Democrat in the Senate, environmentalists, gun control activists and others on the left hope this year's legislative elections will finally give them their ticket to success in the Legislature.
A Cascades lake might lose its Atlantic salmon
In this Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013 photo, fisherman Dan Quick of Corvallis, Ore. brings his float tube to shore at Hosmer Lake as the moon rises next to Mt.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Hwy 34 Safety Corridor: Mission accomplished
CORVALLIS, Ore. - Crashes on the 10-mile stretch of Highway 34 between Interstate 5 and town claimed 9 lives in 1989.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Heisley resigns from Williams High principal position
After nine years of working in the Williams Unified School District , Williams High School Principal Tristan Heisley and his wife, WHS science teacher Jessica Heisley, have resigned from their positions.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Oregon Arts Commission grants $200,000 to 24 arts groups for education
The Oregon Arts Commission will give $200,000 to 24 arts organizations to support arts education projects around the state.
Activist Alert 7-10-2014
The Pastors for Peace Friendship Caravan to Cuba will stop in Corvallis for a fundraiser at noon Thursday, July 10, at Westminister House, 101 N.W. 23rd St. The caravan will stop overnight Friday, July 11, in Eugene and a potluck and presentation about challenging the embargo of Cuba will run 6 to 8:30 pm Friday at the Latin American Solidarity ... (more)
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Building The Dam
Oregon St. Adds Texas O-Line Recruit Beau Hott
Beau Hott will bring his large but rangy body to Corvallis to stay, after making a lengthy visit this summer.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Medford Mail Tribune
A trip to the summit on a gorgeous day
It was the first day of summer, and we were being treated to an explosion of colors on top of Marys Peak near Corvallis.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
New mountain biking network in Coast Range
In this photo taken on June 17, 2014, a sign marks the trails in the Alsea Falls trails system southwest of Corvallis, Ore.
Chugga chugga, choose choose: What next for abandoned rail line?
Benton County has an 18-mile long question on its hands: What to do with the abandoned Bailey Branch rail line ? Trains stopped rolling about 7 years ago.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Oregon city picks CH2M HILL for public works contract
The City of Ontario, Ore., awarded CH2M HILL a five-year contract to operate and maintain the city's water and wastewater systems along with streets, parks and cemeteries.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
All aboard! Benton County seeks public input on Bailey Branch rail line
CORVALLIS, Ore. Benton County wants the public's input on how to manage a rail corridor the county bought last year.