story pole As Controversial Story Pole Waits In Warehouse, Ritz Staffers Deliberate Next Steps By Brian Bull • Aug 1, 2017 George Braddock / Ritz Sauna and Showers Earlier this year, the Oregon Country Fair axed plans to display the Story Pole…a 36-foot tall wooden carving done in a distinctive, Native American style. As KLCC’s Brian Bull reports, its fate is still being decided. Oregon Country Fair Board Axes "Story Pole" By Brian Bull • May 2, 2017 Ritz Sauna and Showers Facebook photo. After a recent surge of criticism, a Native American-style totem pole will not be installed at the Oregon Country Fair. The Fair Board made its decision Monday night. KLCC’s Brian Bull reports. OCF Story Pole Gets Closer to Completion By Brian Bull • Jul 10, 2016 Brian Bull A new art installation is complete and slated to debut soon at the Oregon Country Fair. But as KLCC’s Brian Bull reports, the “Story Pole” is still a year away from being erected.