Memorial Day Weekend

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. …

Volunteers clean up in wake of cemetery vandalism

Klamath Falls, Ore. – An act of vandalism at a Klamath Falls cemetery triggers an outpouring of volunteer support over the Memorial Day weekend. Lori Gaudreau discovered the vandalism at the Eternal Hills mausoleum Thursday evening.  “I can’t even describe it, to …

DUII Patrols for Memorial Day weekend

Jackson County, Ore. – The Sheriff Office’s Marine Department will also be patrolling lakes and rivers this weekend. They say celebrating on the water has already begun, and they want to remind you that you can get a DUII for driving a …

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 …

Preparations underway for Boatnik

Grants Pass, Ore., — Boatnik preparations are underway for this weekend’s event. Organizers say this year has some new additions visitors haven’t seen before. On Friday, there will be a concert featuring Jack Russell’s Great White. And Brewfest is two days again …