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By Roger Harnack
The Journal 

Combine Derby draws thousands to Lind

Farm machines, politics on full display

 

Last updated 6/22/2022 at 3:14pm

Photos by Roger Harnack | The Journal

The Oregon State University Enticer, driven by Taylor Kerr, smashes into Googly Eyes, driven by Danny Stewart.

LIND – With names like "General Lee," "Let's Go Branden" and "The Bandit," politics were on full-display Saturday along state Highway 21.

Dozens of "Trump Country," Trump 2024" and patriotic flags flew along the highway as motorists honked and waved entering town. Anti-President Joe Biden flags waved from high atop farm combines, pickups and campers.

But it wasn't the anti-Biden sentiment that brought thousands of people to town, it was the 33rd annual running of the Lind Combine Derby in the former rodeo grounds.

The Lind Lion's Club puts on the event annually – except for the last tw...



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