YCOM accepts county takeover offer

The Yamhill County commissioners approved Thursday an offer to assume command of the Yamhill 911 Communications Agency’s emergency radio system, contingent on YCOM providing $270,300 in annual funding ...

Tensions flare at YCOM session

A Tuesday meeting between the County Board of Commissioners and Yamhill Communications Agency Board exposed deep divides between the respective boards and  between small outlying emergency service ...

Charles Lord Chaffee IV

Newberg man charged in car fires case

A Newberg man implicated in a series of car fires and thefts that happened early morning on March 29, was arraigned today.

Camelia Festival blooms on Saturday

NEWBERG — Flowers, Asian art, a 5- or 10-kilometer run, food, music and dance will be featured Saturday, April 11, at the seventh-annual Camellia Festival. The event is named for Newberg’s ...

Andrew Alan Nelson, 32.

Mac man charged in Newberg stabbing

NEWBERG — A McMinnville man was arrested Tuesday night on charges stemming from the stabbing of a woman in a rural area near Newberg. Andrew Alan Nelson, 32, was arraigned Wednesday afternoon in ...

Pancake feed set in Dundee

DUNDEE — Dundee Fire & Rescue volunteers plan to revive their annual pancake breakfast this year, after construction of a new fire station forced them to break a 52-year tradition last year. This ...

Newberg festival will celebrate Camellias

NEWBERG — The seventh-annual Camellia Festival will focus not only on the flowers, but also on exploring Asian and Pacific Rim cultures through art, food, performances and horticulture. Free festivities ...

Rockne Roll/News-Register##Rep. Suzanne Bonamici and Dave Boeckel, CEO of William Henry Knives, look on as Mary Trammell works at her station at William Henry’s McMinnville facility. Bonamici toured the building Wednesday.

Bonamici, Merkley stage joint town hall

U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley and U.S. Rep. Suzanne Bonamici made stops in Yamhill County yesterday, starting with a joint town hall on Portland Community College’s Newberg campus.  Bonamici also ...

Vehicles set afire in Newberg

NEWBERG — Newberg-Dundee police are investigating a series of vehicle fires reported early Sunday morning. About 12:40 a.m., police and fire personnel responded to a report of a vehicle fire in ...

Commissioners waive boat race fee

The Yamhill County commissioners, going further than usual in their efforts to accommodate the annual Memorial Weekend hydroplane races in Newberg, voted unanimously Thursday to waive the entire Roger’s ...

Pipe bomb disarmed in Newberg

NEWBERG — Public works employees discovered a suspicious device about 1 p.m. Monday at a vacant lot next to North Valley Friends Church, located in the 4000 block of North College Street in rural ...

School board filings are due by March 19

People interested in seeking school board positions in one of Yamhill County’s seven districts need to file by 5 p.m. Thursday, March 19. About half of each board’s positions will be filled ...

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Riteway Meat has been closed after questions arose over its food safety and business practices.

Where’s the beef? Dundee’s Riteway Meat closes without notice

Doors shuttered, phones disconnected, customers left wondering

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Love Letters to open Feb 6 in Newberg

 Play was a finalist in the Pulitzer Prize for Drama

Newberg woman cited following crash

Two vehicle crash on Highway 6 in Tillamook County

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