Church on the Hill expanding its campus

The Nazarene Church on the Hill is expanding its grounds by five and a half acres with the $1 million acquisition of Chemeketa Community College’s original McMinnville campus. Church officials have ...

Juliette's House looking for blankets

Juliette’s House, the Yamhill County child abuse assessment center, gives a blanket and stuffed animal to each of its young clients. The nonprofit organization is running short on blankets, though, ...

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McMinnville High School dance team members perform at the first assembly
of the year, held at Wortman Stadium. Seniors, juniors, sophomores and
freshmen filled the stands for Friday s event.

Mac High takes assemblies outside

Nearly 2,300 McMinnville High School students filled Wortman Stadium with sound and more sound Friday morning for the school’s first assembly of 2018-19. They celebrated the end of the first week ...

Marcus Larson / News-Register##The entrance to the new public works building faces Lafayette Avenue.

Work continues on new county Public Works building

Crews from Haworth Construction are working to finish a roof on the new county Public Works building on Lafayette Avenue. About 85 percent of the roof has been completed. Public Works Director John Phelan ...

Constitution Day event planned

Linfield College will mark Constitution Day, the anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution, with a “Conversation about Civility, Diversity and Inclusion.” The free program will start ...

Photo courtesy Oregon State Police##A log truck driver was killed Friday afternoon when his rig left Highway 22 in rural Yamhill County.

Log truck driver killed in Highway 22 crash

VALLEY JUNCTION - A La Grande truck driver was killed late Friday afternoon when his rig ran off Highway 22 about five miles west of Valley Junction. The Oregon State Police identified him as ...

Highway neighbors ask ODOT for solutions

Residents and business owners living along Highway 99W between Archery Summit Road and McDougal Corner held a meeting with representatives from the state transportation department on Wednesday, to ask ...

We Three to perform Tuesday

We Three, the Humlie siblings band, will perform in the semifinals of “America’s Got Talent” on Tuesday, Sept. 11. The show airs at 8 p.m. on NBC television stations, including Channel ...

Along the Street: Company buys Duck Pond

Great Oregon Wine Company, which operates from a facility off Lafayette Avenue beyond the east side of Wortman Park, announced a major acquisition Wednesday: The company purchased Dundee-based Duck Pond ...

Linfield offers bachelor's and master's degrees in wine studies

Linfield College will partner with a school in France to offer a combined bachelor’s and master’s degree program in wine studies. Already the first U.S. college featuring an interdisciplinary ...

Crypto, Blockchain topic of City Club kickoff

The McMinnville City Club kicks off its 2018-19 season on Tuesday, Sept. 11 with presenter Kevin Chambers, a managing partner with Headwater Investment Consulting in McMinnville, who will be discussing ...

Submitted photo##The Thursday morning blaze left the Carlton house damaged, but thanks to Good Samaritans, no one was injured.

Good Samaritan helps rescue woman from house fire

CARLTON — Kyle Findley’s maintentance job with the Yamhill-Carlton School District usually means he’s working in Yamhill. But Thursday morning, his boss asked him to go to Carlton and ...

MV Advancements eyes land across from Walgreens

Officials at MV Advancements are in the process of purchasing the land across from Walgreens, 600 S.E. Baker St., from Linfield College to build new headquarters. The private nonprofit, which provides ...

Carlton police arrest robbery suspects

CARLTON — Police arrested two suspects in connection with an alleged robbery in Carlton. Following a two-week investigation, officers arrested Cade Henry, 20, and Glenn Lundy, 18, both of Carlton. The ...

Keizer man sentenced on sex abuse charges in Yamhill County

One week after Steven James Potter was convicted of two counts of second-degree sexual abuse and sentenced to 20 months in prison in Yamhill County Circuit Court, the Keizer resident pleaded guilty Wednesday ...

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