Placing in Miss Rodeo America

CORVALLIS, Ore. –  An Oregon State University student is back from the national Miss Rodeo America competition, representing her home state well. Corvallis native Nicole Schrock rounded up second runner up at the annual pageant. “We’re all lined up on our podiums,” Schrock said. “Almost kind of like the Miss Congeniality movie. It was kind … Continue reading »

Professional Bullfighter Retires

EUGENE, Ore. — Bullfighters, barrel racers and cowboys from all across the country headed to Eugene for the Eugene Pro Rodeo. For one of those bullfighters, he won’t be competing in Eugene again. Tim Vredenburg has been fighting bulls for twenty years. “My job is to protect the bull riders, so when the bull riders … Continue reading »

Rodeo Brings Two-Ring Bull Ride

EUGENE, Ore. — This year’s Eugene Pro Rodeo is looking to round up more people with a little change to the firecracker bull ride. The event will take place Saturday night. This year instead of having one arena, there will be two. Rodeo Director Lisa Johnson says this will provide non-stop action for the Saturday … Continue reading »

Rodeo Raises Money for Folks Affected By Breast Cancer

EUGENE, Ore. –  The 21st Annual Eugene Pro Rodeo closed out with a big event Saturday night. Saturday night was “Tough Enough to Wear Pink” night at the Rodeo. It started in 2005 and has been a tradition and strong effort to raise money for those affected by breast cancer locally. The event came about when a rodeo … Continue reading »