Rural Events and News

National Estuaries Week Celebrates Precious Coastal Resources

Many do not realize the important role that estuaries have in our ecosystem and in our lives. Estuarine ecosystems serve as natural barriers to buffer against storms and floods, absorb and store carbon, and provide critical habitat for commercial and recreational fisheries. The need to protect and restore these critical places has never been more…

OSU announces lineup for third season of ‘SAC Presents’

Public radio personality Ira Glass, renowned Portland band Pink Martini and acclaimed percussionist Colin Currie and the Oregon Symphony String Ensemble are among the performers visiting Oregon State University as part of the 2017-18 “SAC Presents” series. Source: Visit Corvallis Oregon OSU announces lineup for third season of ‘SAC Presents’