Lane County Home Improvement Show

EUGENE, Ore. — Thousands are getting fresh ideas this weekend on how to improve their homes. The Lane County Home Improvement Show is back at the fairgrounds for the 32nd year, bringing in hundreds of vendors to help local residents make changes to their homes. Coordinators say this year, it’s all about technology—lots of new … Continue reading »

Lane County Fair Announces Music Lineup

EUGENE, Ore. — We’re still months away from the Lane County Fair, but the excitement has already started. There are some big names headed to Eugene, including Trace Adkins, Josh Turner and Pat Benatar. The staff says having the big names in the lineup shows how much the fair has grown over the years, and … Continue reading »

Big Turnout For Home Improvement Show

EUGENE, Ore. — The Lane County Home Improvement Show at the fairgrounds wrapped up it’s final day on Sunday. Organizers say they were happy with the turnout, saying they saw strong attendance. Vendors reported they saw the best results they’ve seen in years and the people who attended the event say they are leaving with … Continue reading »

Future for the Fairgrounds

EUGENE, Ore. — At the Lane County Commissioners meeting Tuesday morning, commissioners talked about the future of the Lane Events Center and Fairgrounds. The fairgrounds hired consultant Laura Niles to look at the history and current model of the fairgrounds to get a feel for where to go next. Niles says even with hard economic … Continue reading »

Inflatable Cow, Pig at Lane County Fair

EUGENE, Ore. — The Lane County Fair is right around the corner, and amazing things are already happening on the ground, including flying cows. On Thursday, the fair erected its giant inflatable cow, named Betty Sue Moo, on the roof of the ice arena. Betty Sue and her partner, an inflatable pig named Chris P. … Continue reading »