| Jun 25, 2012
| 9:57 PM
A 26-year-old Bonney Lake woman may have averted being abducted by calling 911 as she was being followed by a driver on State Route 512 near the Puyallup Fair Grounds last Friday, the Washington State Patrol said Monday.
The woman told dispatchers...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 7:45 AM
There's no question, fireworks are a hot topic this year. We've compiled a list of the popular shows in the area around the July 4, 2012.
Due to drought concerns and fire dangers, it's possible some of the events will be canceled. Check with local...
| Nov 24, 2011
Hold onto your hats! Thoroughbred racing season starts today at the Fair Grounds Race Course.
The annual Thanksgiving day tradition in New Orleans brings thousands of people to the Fair Grounds.
This year, you might want to keep an eye on Jockey CJ...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 7:29 PM
Thoroughbred racing season is in full swing at the Fair Grounds! Friday night will be the second Starlight Racing event of the season with live music and of course, racing! Chriss Knight goes back in the barn and introduces us to one of the trainers in...
| Aug 3, 2011
It is the 121st Annual OC Fair. 150 acres of fun - food, rides, games, animals, concerts and so much more! This year's theme is "Let's Eat!"
Check out Purple Reign on Wednesday, August 3, 2011 at the OC Fair & Event Center- The Hangar
OC Fair Grounds...
| Dec 13, 2009
Sunday's live racing program at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots has been cancelled due to unsafe track conditions. The state and track stewards made the final decision about 10:30 a.m.
"Despite a Herculean effort by our track maintenance crew, we were...
| Jun 12, 2009
Negotiations are under way to bring a country music festival to Baton Rouge over Memorial Day weekend next year.
Baton Rouge officials say they're working with New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival promoter Quint Davis and his partners to create the...
| Jun 21, 2009
| 7:17 AM
The American Red Cross of Greater Grand Rapids has established a shelter for Saturday's approximately 1,000 evacuees from the B-93 Birthday Bash at the Ionia Free Fair Grounds on M-66 in the middle of Ionia.
A team of 12 Red Cross volunteers were...
| Jun 21, 2009
Officials at the Ionia Free Fair Grounds, home to the canceled B-93 Birthday Bash, are telling concert-goers it will be at least Wednesday before they are able to get their vehicles back.
Hundreds of vehicles were stranded and approximately 1,000...
| Jun 22, 2009
Drivers of stranded cars at the B-93 Birthday Bash now won't get their cars back until at least Thursday.
Ionia officials said this afternoon that they plan to make an announcement at 3 p.m. Wednesday on retrieval of the cars. However, they said it...
| Jul 2, 2009
The State Fire Marshal compiled a list of the annual public fireworks displays and events for Independence Day.
City: Aberdeen - http://www.graysharbor.org Event: 4th of July "Splash" Fireworks Display Place: Morrison River Front Park Date: July 4th...
| Mar 27, 2008
First impressions: Downtown Palatine is getting a major overhaul these days, and Gumbo A Go-Go, which opened in August, is part of the boom, occupying retail space in one of the new condo developments.
The interior is spanking new, so don't expect an...