Josephine County Fairgrounds

Josephine County Fairgrounds renovate kitchen

GRANTS PASS, Ore.– Things are heating up at the Josephine County Fairgrounds. As a new fall season of horse racing kicks off next week, the fairgrounds are also celebrating a newly renovated kitchen. For years, the fairgrounds was only able to operate …

Grants Pass horse racing boosts local business

GRANTS PASS, Ore – Local horse racing company ‘TMB Racing’ signed a contract with Josephine County yesterday to use a portion of the fairgrounds this fall. However, the fairgrounds isn’t the only one benefiting from the deal. For years businesses near the fairgrounds …

Animal evacuees relocate for fair preparations

GRANTS PASS, Ore.– For the past several weeks the Josephine County Fairgrounds has acted as a staging ground and home for hundreds of evacuated animals from the fires. This week though, animals are having to be relocated to make room for preparation …

Grants Pass Downs celebrates Father’s Day

GRANTS PASS, Ore.– Fathers everywhere were being celebrated today and for some families, that celebration meant going to the horse track. In the first weekend of races at the Grants Pass Downs, father’s got in for free and tried their luck at …

Red Cross shelter open for another night

Ore. — Power outages affecting residents in Grants Pass, forcing a few of them to turn to a Red Cross shelter for a warm place to sleep overnight. Josephine County Fairgrounds opened up their doors to those who had no where to …