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"Let's Stirrup some Memories" is the theme for this year's Deschutes County Fair that runs Wednesday, August 1st through Sunday, August 5th.

 

Fair Spokesman, Ross Rogers says there are specials that people can take advantage of.

"Wednesday is 'Pepsi Day', all carnival rides are 30 percent off.  All Senior citizens 62 and above are free.  Thursday is 'KTVZ Day' and all kids 12 and under have free admission to the fair all day."

 

For people who want to spend more than just one day at the fair, 'season passes' are available. 

 

Here are the regular prices:   

Adult: Daily: $10; Season: $19

Children: (6-12) Daily: $6;

Season: $11 (5-and-under) Free

Senior Citizen (62+) Daily: $6;

Season: $11 (Free on Wednesday)

 

1110 KBND will have a booth at the fair.  Lars Larson will also broadcast his show live from the fair. Come say "hi" to Lars and staff from KBND. 

Help Puerto Rico

Most organizations are asking for cash, rather than supplies, so they can route help to where it’s needed most more quickly. Here are some of the largest groups with campaigns underway:

 

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  • Click on the link for the latest conditions on the mountain passes.

 

  • Intersection of NW Broadway Street and NW Delaware for waterline replacement project, road closures with detours clearly marked for thru traffic, 7 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily with roads opened nightly. Motorists are encouraged to avoid this area and use Bond Street and Wall Street.

 

  • Nels Anderson Road between Nels Anderson Place and Brandis Court, single northbound shoulder closure will be in effect, two-way traffic to be maintained. Project completion expected December 2017.