4-H Members Auction Off Livestock

CORVALLIS, Ore. — The animals are always a big draw, come fair time. And it’s no different at the Benton County Fair. 4-H members have been raising all kinds of animals–pigs, sheep, goats, steer–and you can check them all out this week. Many of the participants will auction off their animals. Kids say it teaches … Continue reading »

Fair Needs Teen Host Program Volunteers

CORVALLIS, Ore. — The Benton County Fair and Rodeo is looking for a few good volunteers to help out this summer. The county’s looking for 20 seventh through tenth graders to be part of its 10th annual Teen Host Program during the fair, which runs July 30-Aug. 2. Teens would help with a variety of … Continue reading »

Veterinarians Check In Benton County Fair Show Animals

BENTON COUNTY, Ore. — The Benton County Fair and Rodeo kicks off Wednesday, which means hundreds of animals are headed to the fairgrounds to be entered in various judging events. But this year, things are being handled a bit differently. One change this year is each of the animals must be checked, before entering the … Continue reading »