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McMinnville senior Owen Binkerd checks the time after a preliminary heat of the Class 6A boys’ 50-yard freestyle on Friday.

Bink and you'll miss him

Grizzlies senior Binkerd paces McMinnville swimmers at OSAA state championships

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McMinnville 126-pounder Chance Atkinson waits for the opening whistle in a Special District 5 match at Sprague High School in Salem on Friday, Feb. 20.

Nine is fine: Grizzlies ride high at districts

Flores, Crowston, Nelson win SD5 championships

Saxons smother Grizz in second half

SALEM – In a hostile environment at South Salem High School, McMinnville boys basketball controlled the tempo and executed with precision in building a 28-15 halftime lead. Ten second-half turnovers ...

Two stabbing suspects face Measure 11 charges

Two suspects in recent McMinnville stabbings are each facing one count of second-degree assault, in addition to other charges. A Class B felony, second-degree assault carries a lengthy mandatory minimum ...

Disaster awareness class offered

The McMinnville Downtown Association and Third Street Books are joining to sponsor the FEMA-certified course, “Natural Disaster Awareness for Community Leaders.” It is set to run 9 a.m. to ...

Plane foreclosure hearing is rescheduled

A hearing on a motion by Umpqua Bank, which is seeking to proceed with the foreclosure sale of 15 airplanes and replicas housed at the Evergreen Aviation Museum, has been rescheduled for April 16. The ...

Rockne Roll During last month s homeless count, put on by the Yamhill Community Action Partnership, volunteers helped distribute items like socks, wool hats, water bottles and plastic tarp to homeless community members.

Forum confronts theory, reality of homelessness

Carol Hogan’s sister, Cheryl, died this winter in a tent outside McMinnville Cooperative Ministries. Hampered by lack of transportation for the regular dialysis sessions she needed to keep her alive, ...

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McMinnville swimmers toss head coach Jason Hafner (in black) into the pool at the McMinnville Aquatic Center following their district championship wins Saturday.

Sweep sensations

Relay teams excel as McMinnville dominates GVC meet

Local RadioShack outlets spared

RadioShack plans to close 17 of its 65 Oregon stores and sell the rest. McMinnville and Newberg stores are on the sale list, which should keep them operating.

Still On His Feet: Stability wanted, buy-in necessary for McMinnville football

‘They need to hire someone ... who’s really dedicated to turning the program around’

Mac High touts grad rates

A higher percentage of McMinnville High School students graduate, and a lower percentage drop out, than from almost any other high school in Oregon.

News-Register photoCommunity Plate won Business of the Year honors.

Awards show how they do things downtown

The Community Plate won Business of the Year honors Thursday at the McMinnville Downtown Association’s annual meeting and awards banquet.

Death claims owner of iconic McMinnville bar

Gary Lewis Schroeder, 77, died Thursday of an illness that had relegated him to hospice care in recent weeks.

McMinnville stabbing suspect arrested

A McMinnville man was arrested Sunday morning on charges alleging he stabbed a 21-year-old male in the parking lot of the Muchas Gracias Mexican Restaurant, 220  N.E. 12th St. Capt. Tim Symons of ...

Marcus Larson/News-RegisterDiane and Ron Knutz were sweethearts who met at Lincoln High, the old high school in McMinnville. Ron graduated from Lincoln; Diane was in the first class to graduate from the current McMinnville High School.

Together in McMinnville

Ron and Diane Knutz marked their 53rd Valentine’s Day over the weekend

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