Drag Boat Racing Comes to Dexter Lake

DEXTER LAKE, Ore. — The weekend is revving up at Dexter Lake, as boaters arrive in town for the Columbia Drag Boat Association Northwest Nationals. Organizers say the event features some of the hottest action in the country. You’ll see drag boats that reach speeds up to 230 mph. Travel Lane County says three drag … Continue reading »

Race Boat Loses Control, Goes into Crowd

TANGENT, Ore. — It was a frightening moment for spectators at a boat race in Tangent this weekend, when a boat lost control and went straight towards the crowd. Fans packed around the Field of Dreams on Saturday to watch USSBA Sprint Boat Racing. What they did not expect to see was a jet boat … Continue reading »