Corvallis Gazette Times - Travel

The best day of the week to buy airplane tickets

New research finds that it's not what most of us expected. Read more

Flash flood hits hikers in gorge in southern Italy; 8 dead

MILAN (AP) — Heavy rain flooded a gorge filled with hikers Monday in the southern region of Calabria, killing at least eight people, Italy's civil protection agency said. Read more

Small plane crashes on Phoenix street, killing 1 aboard

PHOENIX (AP) — A homemade plane crashed in a Phoenix intersection Monday, killing one person and critically injuring another, authorities said. Read more

Europe sees sharp rise in measles: 41,000 cases, 37 deaths

BERLIN (AP) — The World Health Organization says the number of measles cases in Europe jumped sharply during the first six months of 2018 and at least 37 people have died. Read more

Open Streets returns to Corvallis

ANTHONY RIMEL Corvallis Gazette-Times

If you drove on Northwest Garfield Avenue in Corvallis on Sunday, you may have had to sit and wait … Read more


Security solutions to keep your Corvallis family and home safe this spring

Talk to a local expert about a digital alarm system that will protect your family and belongings.


Reverse mortgages: Too good to be true?

Important information residents of Corvallis need to know before they decide.


Quakes cut power, topple homes on Indonesia island; 3 dead

SEMBALUN, Indonesia (AP) — Multiple strong earthquakes cut power across the Indonesian island of Lombok, toppled buildings and killed at least three people as the tourist hotspot was trying to recover from a temblor earlier this month that killed hundreds of people. Read more

Wildfire moves closer to Glacier National Park's scenic road

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A wildfire in Montana's Glacier National Park is forcing more evacuations and has burned within a half-mile of the scenic Going-to-the-Sun Road. Read more

The Latest: Latest earthquake on Indonesian island kills 2

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The Latest on earthquakes that have struck Indonesia's Lombok island (all times local): Read more


Digital exclusives

Photos: Romania's Merry Cemetery where people 'laugh at death itself'

The Merry Cemetery in the northwestern village of Sapanta is a collection of more than 1,000 elaborate wooden Orthodox crosses etched with … Read more

Photos: For this Amazon cult, happiness is a cup of ancient psychedelic tea

The Ayahuasca brew is sacred to Ceu do Mapia villagers, who use it in rituals that blend Indian beliefs with Roman Catholicism. Read more

Photos: This museum is one of the coolest. Literally

The biggest attraction at this temporary ice cream museum: A pool filled with 11,000 pounds of confetti-colored sprinkles. Read more

Photos: A bird's-eye view of the Olympic city

These stunning views helped bring the Olympics to Rio.  Read more

Photos: This Moscow museum offers a trip back in time—and defense against disaster

MOSCOW — For Boris Solomatin, a Moscow railway museum guide, steam locomotives are nothing short of time machines. Read more

More news

German minister declares nation's bridges safe and reliable

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's transport minister says the country has reliable procedures for checking bridges "that I trust and citizens can trust too." Read more

Maui expects list of illegal vacation rentals this month

WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) — Maui officials are expecting better results on cracking down on illegal vacation rentals with the help of a Colorado-based company hired to root out noncompliant properties. Read more

Junkyard fire suspends SEPTA and Amtrak service in Northeast

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A junkyard in Northeast Philadelphia erupted into flames Sunday night, suspending some SEPTA and Amtrak service. Read more


The finest destination for exceptional sleep in your Corvallis home

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Corvallis people no longer have to clean their gutters

Skip gutter cleaning this summer.