Kids Enjoying the Oregon Country Fair

NEAR VENETA, Ore. — Under the colorful tents and flags in the Chela Mela Meadow, young kids like Lillie Stewart learned some activities from their favorite acts at the Oregon Country Fair. “My favorite part of the fair is all of the circus acts,: said Stewart. On Saturday afternoon the meadow was filled with kids … Continue reading »

Oregon Country Fair Vandalism?

VENETA, Ore. — Organizers of the Oregon Country Fair restored an iconic structure after it was damaged last week. Charles Ruff, the country fair general manager, says the dragon structure near the entrance was set on fire Thursday night. He says they’re not sure if it’s vandalism, but the fire didn’t start on its own. … Continue reading »

Safely Navigating Oregon Country Fair

VENETA, Ore. — The Oregon Country Fair opens its gates on Friday, and the Lane County Sheriff’s Office has taken steps to make sure people are safe. The speed limit has been lowered to 45 on Highway 126 on both sides of the main entrance. No parking and no u-turn signs also line the road. … Continue reading »