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Drag boat racing at Boatnik

Grants Pass, Ore., —  If you don’t want to hit the water this weekend, there’s another way to enjoy boating – the 59th annual Boatnik festival is in full swing! Of course the main event is always the boat races. From drag …

Boatnik festival

Grants Pass, Ore., — The second largest community festival in Oregon is in full swing today in Grants Pass. Drag boats hit the water for Boatnik, hitting speeds of up to almost 200 miles per hour. And a carnival full of games, …

Hundreds of boats go up in flames in Portland

(KGW) A 100-yard-long Portland, Oregon marina warehouse filled with yachts and boats, some stacked on top of each other, was fully engulfed in flames late Sunday night. A spokesman for Portland Fire & Rescue said the first 911 call came from the …