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  • Oregon National Guard Soldier shot in Afghanistan, recovering in Germany
    Oregon National Guard Soldier shot in Afghanistan, recovering in Germany
    Staff Sgt. Steven Michael Tessitore, 37, an Oregon National Guard Soldier who was shot by an enemy sniper in Kabul, Afghanistan, is recovering atLandstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany. Oregon Live said this morning that Staff Sgt. Tessitore...
  • Beilstein
    Oregon city councilor admits being a Communist, says others have no rights
    In an email sent to Examiner on Tuesday, Laughing at Liberals reported that Mike Beilstein, a member of the Corvallis, Oregon, city council, admitted on video that he is a Communist, and calls Karl Marx a great humanitarian. Moreover, Beilstein...
  • Best fair trade shopping in Corvallis, Oregon
    Best fair trade shopping in Corvallis, Oregon
    If you’re on a road trip from Portland and stop in Corvallis, watch out. You might find yourself drawn into Many Hands Trading by their beautiful window displays. This is one of those stores that might be dangerous for shoppers. You can come...
  • Eat delicious vegetarian food on Nearly Normal's patio
    Eat delicious vegetarian food on Nearly Normal's patio
    If you’re taking any road trips around Portland this summer, try to time a stop in Corvallis for breakfast, lunch or dinner. The town’s best vegetarian dining is at Nearly Normal’s, and summer is the perfect time to enjoy their...
  • The McDonald-Dunn Research Forest
    Enjoy the scenic diversity of the McDonald-Dunn Forest
    What is it? If you live in Portland there's a good chance you've never heard of, or perhaps never visited the McDonald-Dunn Forest. The 11,250 acre Research Forest resides in the eastern foothills of the Coast Range near Corvallis. Due to...
  • Sick Town Derby Dames
    Roller derby alive and well in Corvallis
    This is not your father's roller derby.Wildly popular in the 1970s and '80s, the sport of roller derby has found a recent resurgence in the new millenium. Mainstream audiences recently had their attention brought to the fact by the Drew...