Report details traffic stop that precipitated fatal shooting

When stopped by a Yamhill County sheriff’s deputy the morning of July 1, Kevin Judson was riding in a car with two companions, according to findings of an investigation into Judson’s ...

Photo by Corey Rich##McMinnville firefighters responded Thursday morning to a fully-involved house fire at 632 N.E. Cowls St. The homeowners were out of town at the time.

Roswell Conner House damaged in blaze

UPDATED Friday, July 24: A majestic and historic McMinnville residence, built in 1905 and featured in the 1983 movie “Quarterback Princess,” was heavily damaged by fire early Thursday. Firefighters ...

Fire displaces McMinnville family

An early Wednesday morning fire displaced a family of six, two adults and four children, at a McMinnville duplex. Firefighters responded about 5 a.m. to 230 N.E. Dunn Place to find smoke coming ...

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Hyder Family Dental players celebrate their victory over Wilsonville Friday at Patton Middle School.

One last hurrah

Summer baseball season concludes with strong win for Grizzlies

Marcus Larson/News-Register file photo##IPNC attendee Craig Montgomery laughs as he chats with Carrie Kalscheuer, right, pouring a 2012 Pinot Gris from Rex Hill Vineyards.

Pinot lovers will pour into Mac this week

Hundreds of wine enthusiasts will gather in McMinnville for the 29th International Pinot Noir Celebration, Friday through Sunday, July 24 to 26. They’ll spend the weekend at Linfield College ...

Deputy slated to return to duty

Yamhill County Sheriff Tim Svenson said he expects deputy Richard Broyles to resume patrol duties “within the next week or so,” after District Attorney Brad Berry ruled his use of deadly force ...

Submitted photo##Kevin Lamont Judson, 24, of Dayton, poses in a photo on his personal Facebook page.

Shooting victim was reeling from friend's drowning

On a Sunday afternoon in June 2013, friends Kevin Judson of Dayton and Derek Angel and Anthony Jimenez of McMinnville attempted to swim the Willamette River at the popular Donkey Ponds swimming area south ...

Mac planning commission OKs daycare

The McMinnville Planning Commission has approved an application for a day care center at McMinnville Covenant Church. The applicants were asking for authorization to locate a daycare at McMinnville Covenant ...

County schedules special meeting

The Yamhill County Board of Commissioners has scheduled a special session Wednesday on a request from the applicant for withdrawal of a comprehensive plan and zoning ordinance amendment. The meeting is ...

McMinnville creating on-street disabled parking downtown

Over the next few months, the city of McMinnville plans to add 26 on-street parking spaces to its inventory of spaces reserved for handicapped use. The increase will ensure at least one of every 25 on-street ...

Mac students better counterparts in state testing

Preliminary results show McMinnville students performed better than their counterparts around the state on the new Smarter Balance testing, Superintendent Maryalice Russell told the school board ...

Theft charges lodged in dental practice case

Linda Hixson and Sherry McMullen each worked more than 20 years for McMinnville dentist Dr. James B. Nelson, Hixon as a bookkeeper and McMullen as a hygienist. Now Hixson, let go in June 2013, and McMullen, ...

City video contract raises questions

The city of McMinnville has signed contracts with two companies to produce videos for its website. But one of those contracts has raised questions from members of the business community, as they are now ...

News-Register file photo##The Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum will complete payments for the famous airplane over five years.

Spruce Goose payoff terms finalized

A dispute between the Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum and the Aero Club of Southern California has been settled in mediation, according to Museum Board President John Rasmussen. Museum founder Del ...

News-Register wins 15 awards in state competition

The News-Register picked up 14 individual awards, including for news and feature stories, editorials, headlines and web operations, in the Oregon Newspaper Publishers’ Association 2015 Better Newspaper ...

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