Corvallis Sustainability Coalition Meets

CORVALLIS, Ore. –Corvallis is gearing up for its annual Sustainability Coalition event – and it is expecting over 500 people to attend. Monday will be the Coalition’s sixth annual Sustainability Fair and Town Hall event. There will be 60 booths set up that discuss sustainability. Organizers say it is a great way for the community … Continue reading »

New Snack Delivery Business

CORVALLIS, Ore. – If you have the midnight munchies but don’t want to order an entire meal, you can now order snacks to be delivered to you if you live near Oregon State University. “Well you know people like sandwiches and pizzas and everything else delivered to them,” said Brandon Arceneaux, the founder of Store … Continue reading »

City Council Approves Campus Crest

CORVALLIS, Ore. — The Corvallis City Council approved the rest of the Campus Crest proposal Monday night, which would allow for building a student housing complex on Witham Hill between Harrison Boulevard and Circle Boulevard. In January, the Council approved a zone change and a comprehensive plan amendment change for the 900-bedroom complex, but held … Continue reading »

Firefighters Climb Against Cancer

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Sixty-nine stories high – that is how many flights of stairs a group of Corvallis firefighters is conquering this weekend at an event in Seattle to fight cancer. On Monday, a group of firefighters trained at Reser Stadium. The group is training for the annual Scott Firefighter Stair Climb in Seattle. On … Continue reading »

Roundball Wrap – February 21, 2014

For the February 21, 2014 edition of the Roundball Wrap, Jake Zivin, Erik Elken and Stephen Nelson have highlights from 15 games, including our Game of the Night between Willamette’s top-ranked girls basketball team and Sheldon. In addition to the highlights, get scores from a dozen other games.

The Big Corvallis Snow Melt

CORVALLIS, Ore. —  The snow is starting to melt in Corvallis, which means all the main streets in town are pretty clear, but Public Works crews are keeping an eye out for minor flooding. The Public Works Department says crews are now working on plowing streets in residential areas. “We have been plowing continuously for … Continue reading »

15 Inches of Snow in Corvallis So Far

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Some people living in Corvallis say they feel like they are in the bullseye of the winter storm, and Public Works crews are working around the clock to keep the roads safe. As of Friday evening, Corvallis had at least 15 inches of snow on the ground. “Our plowing actions haven’t resulted … Continue reading »

Corvallis Man Arrested Twice in One Day

Corvallis, Ore.  – A Corvallis man found himself back in jail on Saturday for the second time, after he had been released on other charges. The Benton County Sheriff’s Office arrested 23-year-old Shane Stearns early Saturday for numerous charges, including Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicants, Reckless Driving, Resisting Arrest, and the Attempted Assault of … Continue reading »

Roundball Wrap – January 31, 2014

For the January 31 edition of the Roundball Wrap, see highlights from 13 games, including a very special RBW Game of the Night between Luke Jackson’s Northwest Christian and Oregon Tech as OIT head coach Danny Miles went for career win No. 1,000. Jake Zivin and Erik Elken also have a dozen prep highlights plus … Continue reading »

Man Arraigned For Sex Abuse of Child

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A Monmouth man pleaded not guilty in the Benton County Circuit Court on Friday for sexually abusing a young girl, who is now a teenager. Fifty-year-old Steven Galloway is facing multiple charges including rape, sexual abuse, and sodomy. Deputies with the Benton County Sheriff’s Office arrested Galloway on Thursday. According to the … Continue reading »

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