Expo prepares for Wild Rogue Pro Rodeo

Central Point, Ore. — In less than a week the expo will be transformed for the Central Point Wild Rogue Pro Rodeo.

“The whole entire pen area is gonna be filled with animals who are gonna be here to show up just for you and for these cowboys that are coming from all over the nation.,” Jackson County Expo Director, Helen Funk.

The lineup of cowboys will be posted Tuesday, after they compete this weekend.

Tickets for the event are still available HERE. First responders can enjoy free entry on Thursday with their badge or ID, and if kids stop by a Bi-Mart for a red bandana, they get in free on Friday.

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She came to KOBI-TV/NBC5 from Bangor, Maine where she was the evening news anchor. Kristin has won multiple journalism awards including Best Feature Reporting in the State of Maine. In 2017, her investigation on lead pipes in Medford’s water system was named Best News Series by the Oregon Association of Broadcasters.

When Kristin is not sharing the news, she’s traveling, hunting down the best burrito, or buried in a Jodi Picoult novel. She’s also a Green Bay Packers shareholder; if you see her out and about she’d be happy to tell you the story of how a California girl became a cheesehead.

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