Latest Corvallis News

$3M lawsuit claims meningococcal diagnosis delayed

Dec. 10, 2019 6:36 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon State University student who visited Portland-area medical providers amid a 2017 meningococcal outbreak at her Corvallis campus — but was not immediately diagnosed with the disease — has sued for $3 million. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports then 21-year-old...

Brown scores 15, No. 5 Oregon State routs Hawaii 64-32

Dec. 7, 2019 12:40 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State prides itself on defense, and that attribute was on full display against Hawaii. The No. 5 Beavers frustrated Hawaii throughout and posted a 64-32 rout on Friday night. The Rainbow Wahine (4-5) struggled to get open looks against Oregon State’s man-to-man defense...

Correction: Christmas Trees-Tight Supply story

Dec. 2, 2019 3:15 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — In a story Nov. 28 about Christmas tree prices, The Associated Press reported erroneously the name of a professor with Oregon State University’s College of Forestry. He is Chal Landgren, not Chad. A corrected version of the story is below: Christmas tree prices remain high...

Tinkle scores 26 as Oregon St. holds off Portland St., 81-76

Dec. 1, 2019 9:37 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State extended its winning streak to five games with an 81-76 victory over Portland State on Sunday, but the victory did not come easy. The Beavers (7-1) squandered most of a 19-point second-half lead before holding on against upset-minded Portland State (3-5) from the Big Sky...

Oregon looks to rebound against Oregon State in Civil War

Nov. 29, 2019 5:11 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The No. 14 Oregon Ducks not only have to steel themselves for motivated Oregon State, they have to guard against letting the disappointment of Arizona State defeat them again. Oregon was cruising toward a possible bid in the College Football Playoff last weekend when they were upended...

Much has changed for the Beavers and the Ducks over 4 years

Nov. 28, 2019 4:18 PM EST

Four years ago, Oregon State pulled off a 34-24 victory over Oregon in the Civil War, snapping an eight-game losing streak in the series. It was also the Beavers’ last win in the rivalry game. So much has changed since then for both programs. In the days following the game, Oregon dismissed coach Mark...

Editorials from around Oregon

Nov. 27, 2019 4:25 PM EST

Selected editorials from Oregon newspapers: ___ The Oregonian/OregonLive, Nov. 24, on Portland hotelier Gordon Sondland’s impeachment inquiry testimony: Perhaps it’s a sign of our strange political times that Portland hotelier Gordon Sondland, a frequent Republican donor and President Donald...

Oregon State employee injured in wave lab

Nov. 27, 2019 1:47 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon State University employee was hurt in a research lab while setting up an experiment. The Gazette-Times reports on Tuesday the employee was setting up the experiment at O.H. Hinsdale Wave Research Laboratory in a wave flume and became trapped. OSU’s vice president for...

Man guilty of killing fiancée, raiding bank account

Nov. 23, 2019 6:32 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — A Corvallis man has been found guilty of killing his killing his fiancée and pilfering her bank account. The Gazette-Times reports the 12-person jury on Friday found William Hargrove guilty after three hours of deliberation. Anna Repkina, a 27-year-old Russian woman who moved in...

Kelley leads Oregon State in 80-58 win over Grambling

Nov. 23, 2019 6:14 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Kylor Kelley was a force in Oregon State’s 80-58 victory over Grambling State on Saturday. The 7-foot senior post scored a career-high 22 points and had seven rebounds and seven blocked shots. Kelley, who is fifth in the nation in blocked shots, was 7 for 8 from the field,...