Night paving scheduled in Dundee

Drivers traveling through Dundee at night next week should expect delays as crews pave the Highway 99W intersection with the Newberg-Dundee Bypass. Grinding and paving work is scheduled to begin Sunday ...

Theft suspect tracked to Newberg

NEWBERG — Newberg-Dundee police were assisted by an Oregon State Police SWAT unit and personnel from other agencies in taking a Washington County theft suspect into custody early Sunday. He ...

Commissioners uphold outdoor sound ban at Newberg day park

Yamhill County Commissioners on Thursday upheld a ban on outdoor amplified sound at a Chehalem Parks and Recreation District day park on Parrett Mountain. Parks district attorney John Bridges ...

Head-on claims life

NEWBERG — A Newberg woman was killed Wednesday morning when her vehicle collided head-on with a tractor-trailer rig near the intersection of McKay Road and Gearin Road, south of Newberg. The ...

Fuel trailer rolls

NEWBERG — One trailer in a tandem trailer tanker truck carrying aviation fuel rolled onto its side about 6 p.m. Tuesday. The incident occurred north of Newberg on Northeast Bell Road, near ...

Suspicious backpack left at police station

NEWBERG — About 5 p.m. Tuesday, a man entered the Newberg Public Safety Building, dropped a backpack in the lobby and walked out. Reception and records personnel had left for the day, but ...

Unidentified backpack left at Newberg Public Safety Building

NEWBERG - About 5 p.m. Tuesday, an unidentified male entered the front lobby of the Newberg Public Safety Building and purposely left a backpack, then walked away. Reception and records personnel had ...

Vandal destroys coffee kiosk

NEWBERG — The Speedy Espresso Coffee Stand, located at 111 W. First St., suffered a crushing blow from a large truck in the wee hours of Sunday morning. The truck, described as a dual-axle ...

Newberg seeking volunteers

NEWBERG -- The City of Newberg is asking area residents and local high school students to apply to serve on city committees and commissions. Positions are available in three areas. The Library ...

Rockne Roll / News-Register##2016 Yamhill County Fair & Rodeo ambassadors Erin Rush, Samantha Roff and Courtney Croft.

Stopping By: Fair ambassadors love animals

All three will show animals in addition to carrying out other duties

Chehalem Parks District seeks outdoor sound exemption

NEWBERG -- Chehalem Park and Recreation District representatives are seeking authorization for amplified sound at events at the district’s 325-acre day-use park on Parrett Mountain. They ...

Dog attack prompts safety reminders

A July 10 dog fight occurring in Newberg has Yamhill County Dog Control Officer Jodi Whiting urging people to remember to keep their dogs leashed and under control at all times. She also wants ...

Manslaughter indictment returned

NEWBERG — A Yamhill County grand jury has returned a second-degree manslaughter indictment against 75-year-old Edna Bennett of Newberg. Bennett is accused of helping her roommate commit a fiery ...

Newberg man arrested following pursuit

NEWBERG — A Newberg man was arrested Monday following a pursuit that began in Newberg and ended south of Sherwood. Benjamin David Wozniak, 38, was arraigned Tuesday in Yamhill County Circuit ...

Marcus Larson / News-Register##Nathalie Hardy, who helped organize the construction of a life jacket kiosk at Rogers Landing in Newberg, hangs donated jackets in place. They may be borrowed free of charge.

Life jacket kiosk opens at Rogers Landing

NEWBERG — In 2009, a man drowned in the Willamette River near Rogers Landing after falling off an air mattress. In 2011, a man drowned after his fishing boat capsized. In 2013, a 15-year-old ...

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