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Oaks Creek Gas Leak

Gas leak causes evacuation of Oak Creek building

Morgan Mawn, News Contributor
February 28, 2019

Corvallis Fire Department evacuated the Oak Creek Building on Thursday due to a gas leak on the second floor. The evacuation intended to eliminate risk to those at the scene while the gas is ventilated...

Burt Hall Fire

Fire on Oregon State campus contained

The Baro Staff
November 30, 2018

The fire that started in a lab room of Burt Hall earlier today has been extinguished according to Fire Prevention Officer Jim Patton. Although no one was harmed, Patton expressed precautions that there...

Fireworks erupt on the dark canvas of night during a 2013 celebration.

Public safety officials encourage a safe Fourth of July

Stefanie Gamboa, News Contributor
July 4, 2018

To celebrate the Independence Day holiday Wednesday, the city of Corvallis will hold its Red White & Blue Riverfront Festival, complete with a fireworks display. With this festive mood also comes safety...

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