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Carcass of giant blue whale brought to surface for study

The carcass of a giant blue whale that has been submerged off the Oregon coast for more than three years was hauled to the surface so it can be reassembled, …

Animal rights group files complaint against Oregon State University

An Ohio-based animal rights group has filed a complaint against Oregon State University with the U.S. Department of Agriculture over seven animal deaths.

Oregon State studies embers to fight spread of wildfires

An Oregon State University professor is using federal funds to conduct research on how embers form and spread during devastating wildfires.

Philosophy School of Phish course culminates in trip to the Gorge

Phish will play three shows at the Gorge Amphitheatre, Friday through Sunday.

Researchers: Tree removal could spread invasive grasses

A recent study by an Oregon State University researcher questions the effectiveness of some juniper removal and suggests it could be contributing to the spread of non-native grass species.

Enrollment up 7 percent at OSU-Cascades

Enrollment at Oregon State’s branch campus in Bend jumped 7 percent this fall.

Oregon State evaluating names of 4 campus buildings

Oregon State University is considering whether to change the names of four campus buildings that some students believe are named for racists.

Oregon State fraternity on track for reinstatement

After a toga party resulting in the hospitalization of two minors, nearly 80 charges and two arrests, the Oregon State University chapter of Phi Delta Theta is on track for …

Oregon State University tuition hike vote postponed due to protesters

The Oregon State University Board of Trustees postponed a vote on a possible tuition increase after protesters interrupted its meeting.

Meningococcal disease afflicts 3rd Oregon State student

The same strain of meningococcal disease that infected two Oregon State University students last fall has sickened another student.

Man admits to Animal Liberation Front attacks at Michigan State, WSU decades later

A man who denied firebombing an animal researcher’s laboratory at Michigan State University in 1992 even as he pleaded guilty now admits he carried out the attack and participated in …

Anonymous donor pledges $5 million to OSU’s Bend campus

An anonymous donor has pledged $5 million toward expending Oregon State University-Cascades campus in Bend.

OSU scientists sequence genome of beaver, school mascot

Scientists at Oregon State University have sequenced the beaver genome thanks to a 2015 crowdfunding effort. The Register-Guard reported that the funding drive raised $20,001 from 103 donors. OSU used …

OSU receives DOE grant for wave energy test facility

Oregon State University has landed a federal grant for the design, permitting and construction of an advanced wave energy test facility.

Former OSU fraternity member found guilty of rape

A former Oregon State University student has been found guilty of raping a woman at the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity last year.

Plans to spay wild horses draws scrutiny

A plan to remove the ovaries of 100 wild horses has prompted backlash from a nonprofit horse group. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management Burns District said it plans to …

Oregon State University offers dorm for recovering addicts

Oregon State University will open an on-campus dorm this fall specifically designed for students recovering from drug and alcohol addiction.

Oregon State fraternity suspended for five years

Oregon State University has suspended the Alpha Gamma Rho fraternity for five years because of hazing and harassment.

Norovirus outbreak at OSU dorm declared over

A norovirus outbreak that sickened dozens of residents in a dorm at Oregon State University has been declared over.

WWU trustees pick OSU provost as new president

The Western Washington University board of trustees has chosen the provost at Oregon State University as the school’s 14th president.

OSU working to contain possible norovirus outbreak

Oregon State University officials say they are taking steps to contain a possible norovirus outbreak after up to 60 students fell ill with symptoms.

WWU trustees pick OSU provost as only finalist for president

The Western Washington University board of trustees has picked the provost at Oregon State University as the preferred candidate to become the school’s 14th president. Sabah Randhawa is OSU’s second …

Oregon State University to pay $275,000 for hazardous waste violations

Oregon State University has agreed to pay $275,000 in a settlement with the Environmental Protection Agency, which found multiple hazardous waste violations during a 2013 inspection of the Corvallis campus.

Mammoth bones unearthed on Oregon State football field

Construction workers have unearthed the bones of a mammoth and other ice age mammals on the Oregon State University football field.

100 years ago in Pullman: Students gather for telegraph updates from road football game

From our archives, 100 years ago Washington State College students in Pullman were still recovering from a wild celebration over the football team’s overwhelming 29-0 victory over the Oregon Agricultural …

Oregon State Beavers battle, beat Bison

WASHINGTON – Oregon State coach Craig Robinson could have used one of his brother-in-law’s stirring speeches after his team’s lackluster first-half performance. But with President Barack Obama busy shaking hands …

Cougs set Pac-12 contest at Qwest

PULLMAN – Washington State will return to Qwest Field in Seattle next football season, but the contest will have a different significance. It will be a Pac-12 Conference game.

Cougars all smiles headed into break

PULLMAN – Jeff Tuel pulled up a chair and faced the microphone. The first question in Saturday’s postgame was easy. Was this the first time all year he had smiled …

How they scored: WSU vs. Oregon State

Second quarter WSU 7, OSU 0

Tuel-led WSU runs over OSU to end the grief

CORVALLIS, Ore. – It’s almost impossible to conceive how much Washington State’s 31-14 upset win Saturday against Oregon State washed away. A 16-game Pac-10 losing streak, longest in school history. …