Corvallis, Oregon

What is Corvallis, Oregon known for?


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intelligence created at Oregon State University which miraculously survived the cataclysm. In reality, however, the machine had ceased functioning during a battle; a group of scientists merely maintain the pretense of it working to try and keep hope, order, and knowledge alive. C ''Cairo (Cairo, Oregon)'' - ''Camas Valley (Camas Valley, Oregon)'' - ''Camp Sherman (Camp Sherman, Oregon)'' - Canby (Canby, Oregon) - ''Canemah (Canemah, Oregon)''* - Cannon Beach, Oregon Cannon Beach


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authorlink year 2009 month January


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system contains two water treatment plants, nine processed water reservoirs, one raw water reservoir, and some The Rock Creek

; The Rock Creek Plant output remains steady year round at about 3 million gpd. The H.D. Taylor treatment plant obtains water from the Willamette River, and has been expanded at least four times since it was first constructed

in 1949. Its output varies seasonally according to demand, producing from 2 to ,


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officeholders url http: www.gp.org elections officeholders index.php The current mayor is Julie Manning. Arts and culture Annual cultural events *Da Vinci Days festival and the annual kinetic sculpture race. Da Vinci Days festival website *Corvallis Fall Festival ''Annual Arts Party in Central Park''. Founded in 1972, with the 39th occurrence in 2011. Corvallis fall festival website Museums and other points of interest * Benton County Courthouse (Benton County Courthouse (Oregon)) '''Bradley Thomas Badger''' (born January 11, 1975 in Corvallis (Corvallis, Oregon), Oregon) is an American football guard (Guard (American football)) and tackle (Offensive tackle) who is currently a free agent. He was originally drafted (NFL Draft) by the Washington Redskins in the fifth round of the 1997 NFL Draft. He played college football at Stanford University. High school career Badger attended Corvallis High School (Corvallis High School (Oregon)) in Corvallis, Oregon and starred in football, basketball, and baseball. He was an All-American selection and rated Oregon's best prospect by Tom Lemming's Prep Football Report at Corvallis High School. In six games as a senior tight end, he had 12 receptions for 260 yards and three touchdowns. As a junior, he earned honorable mention All-State honors, catching 18 passes for 252 yards and a score. Badger also lettered (Letterman (sports)) in baseball and basketball. He was named honorable mention All-State in basketball as a junior and first team All-State in his senior year at center.


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thefts as a teenager, primarily stealing soda pop and beer from local distributors with an assortment of childhood friends until one of them was caught and informed on the rest. He later detailed his experiences to reporters prior to the Barcelona Olympic games and used the material for his book and speaking tour as an example on how to turn one's life around. '''KBVR''' (88.7 FM (FM broadcasting)) is a student-run radio station broadcasting a Variety (Variety (radio)) format


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Council Crest . KOAP-TV was a member of NET, or National Educational Television, carrying its programs. On April 30, 1962 KOAP-TV's FM sister service (KOAP-FM) signed on the air. By 1966, most local programs originated at KOAP-TV. alias origin Corvallis (Corvallis, Oregon), Oregon, USA (United States) genre Christian ska Swing (Swing (genre)) Swing revival '''The W's''' were a Christian ska swing (Swing (genre)) band, formed in Corvallis (Corvallis, Oregon), Oregon in 1996. Success came quickly to the band and their first album, ''Fourth from the Last'', was a sleeper hit unexpectedly having had the strongest debut of any Christian album to date for its distributor. They toured the United States several times with a variety of artists. Touring highlights include Pope John Paul II's 1999 visit to St. Louis (St. Louis, Missouri) and dc Talk's ''Supernatural (Supernatural (dc Talk album))'' support tour. History The W's formed as a ska band at Oregon State University in Corvallis (Corvallis, Oregon), Oregon in 1996. The original lineup consisted of Andrew Schar (Lead vocals (Singer), Guitar), Valentine Hellman (Tenor sax (Tenor saxophone), Clarinet), Todd "The Rodd" Gruener (Bass (Bass guitar)), and a fourth member, Zak Shultz (drums). All were attending Oregon State and mutual residents of Avery Lodge. The band was originally spearheaded and envisioned by Shultz, but he eventually moved to Seattle (Seattle, Washington), Washington (Washington (U.S. state)) to work for Brandon Ebel with Tooth & Nail Records. '''Bradley Thomas Badger''' (born January 11, 1975 in Corvallis (Corvallis, Oregon), Oregon) is an American football guard (Guard (American football)) and tackle (Offensive tackle) who is currently a free agent. He was originally drafted (NFL Draft) by the Washington Redskins in the fifth round of the 1997 NFL Draft. He played college football at Stanford University. High school career Badger attended Corvallis High School (Corvallis High School (Oregon)) in Corvallis, Oregon and starred in football, basketball, and baseball. He was an All-American selection and rated Oregon's best prospect by Tom Lemming's Prep Football Report at Corvallis High School. In six games as a senior tight end, he had 12 receptions for 260 yards and three touchdowns. As a junior, he earned honorable mention All-State honors, catching 18 passes for 252 yards and a score. Badger also lettered (Letterman (sports)) in baseball and basketball. He was named honorable mention All-State in basketball as a junior and first team All-State in his senior year at center.


population location

Valley at the confluence of the Calapooia River and the Willamette River in both Linn and Benton (Benton County, Oregon) counties, just east of Corvallis (Corvallis, Oregon) and south of Salem (Salem, Oregon). It is largely a farming and manufacturing city. Settlers founded the community in 1848.


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of the maraschino cherry. *Carl Wieman, 2001 Nobel Prize in Physics recipient for creation of the Bose-Einstein Condensate *Dan Williams (Dan Williams (baseball)), former MLB player & current assistant MLB coach with the Cleveland Indians *The W's, 1990s swing revival band *Mike Zandofsky, former NFL player Notable works of fiction *Corvallis plays a major role in ''The Postman'', in which it is depicted as the center


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Council Crest . KOAP-TV was a member of NET, or National Educational Television, carrying its programs. On April 30, 1962 KOAP-TV's FM sister service (KOAP-FM) signed on the air. By 1966, most local programs originated at KOAP-TV. alias origin Corvallis (Corvallis, Oregon), Oregon, USA (United States) genre Christian ska Swing (Swing (genre)) Swing revival '''The W's''' were a Christian ska


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(dc Talk album) Supernatural '' support tour. History The W's formed as a ska band at Oregon State University in Corvallis (Corvallis, Oregon), Oregon in 1996. The original lineup consisted of Andrew Schar (Lead vocals (Singer), Guitar), Valentine Hellman (Tenor sax (Tenor saxophone), Clarinet), Todd "The Rodd" Gruener (Bass (Bass guitar)), and a fourth member, Zak Shultz (drums). All were attending Oregon State

Corvallis, Oregon

'''Corvallis''' Its population was estimated by the Portland Research Center to be 55,298 in 2013. Corvallis is the location of Oregon State University and of a large Hewlett-Packard research campus. thumb Downtown circa 1920 (Image:Corvallis Main Street 1920.jpg)

At a longitude of 123 degrees west (123rd meridian west) and 17 minutes, the city is the westernmost city in the lower 48 states with a population larger than 50,000.

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