Rhoda Krause

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Name: Rhoda Krause
Date registered: June 24, 2013

Latest posts

  1. Stolen Museum Coins Recovered — August 26, 2014
  2. New Corvallis Museum Campaign — August 26, 2014
  3. Wells Tested Around Race Event — August 25, 2014
  4. Lebanon Assault Victim Dies Year Later — August 19, 2014
  5. Bounty of Benton County Helps Nonprofit — August 18, 2014

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  1. Researchers Not Worried about Radiation — 13 comments
  2. New Apartment Owners, Tenants Evicted — 7 comments
  3. Cylvia Hayes Talks Poverty — 5 comments
  4. Rescued Alpacas Adopted — 5 comments
  5. Former FBI Fugitive Speaks at OSU — 3 comments

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Stolen Museum Coins Recovered

PHILOMATH, Ore. –  About a half-century after someone stole coins from a Corvallis museum, detectives stumbled upon them by chance, and returned them to the museum to once again go up on display. In May, the Benton County Historical Society in Philomath received a surprising phone call. “The Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office called us to say … Continue reading »

New Corvallis Museum Campaign

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A Corvallis couple has presented the Benton County Historical Society with a $1 million challenge: if it raises $1 million in donations by the end of Feb. 2015, the couple will match it. The society is planning to open a new museum in Corvallis by 2017 – but it still needs community support. … Continue reading »

Wells Tested Around Race Event

LEBANON, Ore. — Sprint jet boat races are likely coming back to Lebanon this weekend after the State Watermaster gave the event a preliminary green light – despite neighbors’ concerns about their wells drying up. The United States Sprint Boat Association is hosting the world championship event over Labor Day weekend, and says it will … Continue reading »

Lebanon Assault Victim Dies Year Later

ALBANY, Ore. — The family of 50-year-old Ronald Whitehead is mourning the loss of an uncle, nephew, son, brother, and friend – one year after the Lebanon man with cerebral palsy was assaulted – and the Linn County District Attorney’s Office is not ruling out further prosecution of the convicted attackers. Last August, Whitehead was … Continue reading »

Bounty of Benton County Helps Nonprofit

CORVALLIS, Ore. – An annual event giving explorers a reason to see the county is giving all proceeds to a nonprofit. The Bounty of Benton County started this weekend and runs until Labor Day. Twenty-five wineries and restaurants around the county are giving participants free goodies or discounted items if they purchase an event passport. All proceeds go … Continue reading »

Paddle Oregon 2014 Takes Off

CORVALLIS, Ore. –   A week-long trip down the Willamette River is officially underway for about 200 paddlers who will be learning about the river’s ecology, history, and its importance to Native American culture. Hundreds of canoeists and kayakers are paddling 98 miles in five days, from Corvallis to Canby. Paddle Oregon 2014 is an annual … Continue reading »

Dumpsters Catch Fire on Moving Truck

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Safety training really paid off for one Corvallis truck driver on Friday, after the dumpsters he was hauling caught fire. For truck driver Brad Pitts, Friday morning started out to be just like any other work day at Republic Services. He picked up two boxes – which are industrial-sized dumpsters – and … Continue reading »

New Pharmacy Opens in Corvallis

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A new pharmacy in Corvallis held its big grand opening Friday, all to help clients at the Benton County Health Centers. The Oregon State University College of Pharmacy teamed up with the health center to open the pharmacy. It gives students a good learning experience but also helps those who do not … Continue reading »

Wildlife Center Tries to Rescue Osprey

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A Corvallis wildlife center tried to save a baby osprey in a tree on Thursday for the second time, but when rescuers made their way 100 feet up – the nest was empty. A neighbor near the tree in South Corvallis saw a baby osprey trying to fly – but its foot … Continue reading »

Corvallis Man Climbs Bridge

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A Corvallis man had to be rescued from the top of a bridge Thursday morning after police say he climbed it for fun. Police say 22-year-old Cody Derrick climbed to the top of the Van Buren Street Bridge over the Willamette River at about 3:30 a.m. Police say he was drinking and … Continue reading »

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