Commercial Airliner Crashes In Ukraine

(CNN) —  Another tragedy for Malaysia Airlines Thursday.  Malaysia Airline Flight MH17 crashed in Eastern Ukraine near the Russian border. MH17 was flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur. Authorities are currently investigating whether the plane was shot down as it passed over volatile Eastern Ukraine airspace. The airline says nearly 300 people were on board … Continue reading »

Corvallis Worries About Sister City

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Concerned members of Corvallis continue to watch the developments in Ukraine – not only to stay informed – but because it has a sister city in the western part of Ukraine: Uzhhorod. Corvallis first became affiliated with Uzhhorod roughly 20 years ago, shortly after the collapse of the Soviet Union. Organizers say … Continue reading »