May 17, 2014
Jordan Valley rodeo: Tradition meets scrutiny before controversial horse roping event
The night before the competition portion of the rodeo began, the parking lot was a gathering spot for cowboys.
Extra police patrols watching Highway 95 near Idaho-Oregon border
With a big crowd expected for the Jordan Valley Big Loop Rodeo this weekend, Oregon State Police and the Malheur County Sheriff's Office will keep a close watch on US Highway 95. Additional OSP troopers will patrol the highway Friday night through Sunday from the Idaho-Oregon border to the Nevada-Oregon border -- targeting driving under the ... (more)
Jordan Valley rodeo undeterred by 'horse tripping' ban in Oregon: Take 3 For Politics
A year after the Oregon Legislature banned horse tripping for entertainment, animal rights activists are worried the practice will continue at the Jordan Valley Big Loop Rodeo in eastern Oregon this weekend.