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Weather holds up for Boatnik festival

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — There’s still time to have fun in Grants Pass this weekend for the 61st annual Boatnik festival. While the festival did have a mix of weather over the past few days, vendors said that hasn’t stopped business from booming. …

New additions to Josephine County Fair

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. — Whether it’s rides, food or livestock fair goers want to see, the Josephine County Fair has it all, plus a few new sights. Members of the Head, Heart, Hands and Health club as well as the Future Farmers …

Josephine County Fair wraps up with hometown pride

Grants Pass, Ore. — Residents in Grants Pass are enjoying the last couple hours of the Josephine County Fair. It’s wrapping up at midnight tonight after starting earlier in the week. Carnival rides, local performances, and motocross has been running since Wednesday …

Boatnik draws thousands to Grants Pass

  Grants Pass, Ore., — While the main event is the boating, Boatnik also features carnival rides, a concert and more. The festival always draws in tourists from all over. But one local restaurant says business is slower than in years past. …

Josephine Co. Fair kicks off

Grants Pass, Ore.–  “It’s so much fun!  There’s so many rides and there’s a cotton candy machine!,” exclaims Sierra joined by her little sister. There’s lots to love at the Josephine County Fair this year!  Food vendors, midway games, the livestock barn and …

Hearts With a Mission carnival

Grants Pass, Ore., — Hearts With a Mission in Grants Pass celebrated kids going back to school today. They held a free carnival full of snacks, games, prizes and more. Farrah Guthrie, who put the whole thing together says it was a …

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, …

Let the good times roll!

(NBC News) Mardi Gras is in full swing in New Orleans, where hoards of revelers are getting ready for one last day of celebrations. Fat Tuesday events are expected to be the largest since Hurricane Katrina. Security is tighter than ever before, …