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Birdsong returns after Card Street Fire

...birds returning to the area soon after the fire passed. Mariah Stephens, a wildlife biology undergraduate at Oregon State University, came to the Kenai Peninsula for the summer to study bird behavior as an intern with the US Fish and Wildlife...
Garden out of control? Simplify seven perennials."- Downsize. "Eliminate some of that mowing and weeding," said Brooke Edmunds, an Oregon State University extension horticulturist. "Plant using lawn mixes that work even if they're not as frequently mowed. Use...
Lawn-care basics: how much to cut, irrigate, fertilize

...Irrigate frequently but not too heavily each time, said Alec Kowalewski, a professor and turf specialist at Oregon State University. "Turn your water on after Memorial Day," he said. Set the timer "for three times a week at a quarter of...
Students learn wilderness first response skills

CORVALLIS, Ore. - It's a cold and wet morning and Oregon State University student Alex Funk is hiking through the woods when he comes upon fellow student Molly Stiebber lying on the muddy forest floor...
What others say: Much to learn from 1998 rape case

...Brenda Tracy could become a memorable teacher for students - not to mention staff members and administrators - at Oregon State University.Tracy is the subject of a riveting three-part series by Oregonian sports columnist John Canzano. Here's...
Choose the right mulch for your garden

...Compost is used to feed crops; mulch is used to suppress weeds," said Daniel McGrath, a horticulturist with Oregon State University Extension. "Compost is decomposed organic matter that is generally higher in nutrients and relatively low in...
Around the District

...Mika Morton, PEPPERMINT PATTY...Renee Hinz, VIOLET...Elizabeth McGlothen, LINUS...Dylan Stockdale Oregon State University representative will be available to speak with seniors on Wednesday during second hour. Students must have...
2014 Super Bowl winner revealed!

...Starbucks, don't drink their coffee!) and Clay "Rope-a-Dope" Bennett. My college team? I graduated from Oregon State University...Need I explain further? I've suffered through many seasons empty of optimism, and yet I just know that...
Pebble study needs work, some say

...a good start in identifying areas where additional information is needed," said William Stubblefield, of Oregon State University. Paul Whitney, a wildlife ecology consultant based in Portland, Ore., agreed: "This is good as a screening...

...honors at OSU Mariah A. Huhndorf of Kenai, a freshman studying general science, was named to the honor roll at Oregon State University with a grade point average of 3.5 or better. To be on the honor roll, students must carry at least 12 graded...


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