Rockne Roll/News-Register##Lynette Shaw, who founded the Republic of Jam in Carlton in 2000, has been turning that business over to her son, Charlie. She co-founded Willamette Valley CookSpace as her next venture.

Cooking up ideas

Lynn Van Horn makes goat cheese parfait. Bekha Loomba fashions three kinds of chutney. What will emerge next from the kitchen of Carlton’s Willamette Valley CookSpace? Van Horn and co-founder Lynnette ...

Photo courtesy Yamhill County Sheriff s Office##Two people were killed late Wednesday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash west of Carlton

Two dead, two injured in crash west of Carlton

CARLTON - A McMinnville man and Carlton woman were killed Wednesday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash west of Carlton at the intersection of Meadowlake and Westside roads. The Yamhill County Sheriff's ...

Michaela Fujita-Conrads/News-Register##Emily Sparrow, Maisie Riddle and Allison Shaver pose in the photo booth set up at the Carlton Fun Days Festival.

Fun days for the kids in Carlton

CARLTON — Children squealed with glee as they rushed to pick up candy on the sidewalks of Carlton. It was thrown from floats, trucks and hot rods by some of their elders. The Newberg Old Fashioned ...

Teens charged in Carlton burglaries

CARLTON — Carlton police arrested two local teens last week in conjunction with burglaries committed in May and June. The 15- and 17-year-old Carlton residents were lodged in the Yamhill County ...

Marcus Larson/News-Register##
Yamhill-Carlton may use Laughlin Field, which is being flattened over the summer, for Tigers soccer games in addition to football games this coming fall.

Good housekeeping at Y-C

Community members renovate Laughlin Field

Submitted photo##Carlton Officer Rob Anderson poses with Pam, one of the Special Olympics athletes, during the Tip a Cop fundraiser June 18.

Tip a cop brings in funds for Special Olympics

Law enforcement officers raised about $1,600 for Special Olympics at last week's Tip a Cop event, held in downtown Carlton. Carlton and McMinnville officers and Special Olympics athletes asked ...

Marcus Larson/News-Register file photo##During last year’s Carlton Fun Days, Julia Kiser exchanges the tickets she won while playing the games for a pair of butterfly wands.

Fun planned in Carlton on June 26-27

CARLTON — While Carlton residents surely think every day is fun, they’ll go all-out to celebrate Fun Days on June 26 and 27. The city’s annual festival draws locals, people who happen ...

Be prepared for life or death situations, police say

CARLTON — While statistically rare, a mass shooting could happen anywhere, at any time. People need to think in advance about what they would do if they were on the scene, Carlton police said at ...

Starla Pointer/News-Register##Destination business consultant Jon Schallert expands on some of his advice as he talks with Cynthia Abel, owner of the Carlton Main Street House vacation rental.
Schallert spoke Wednesday in Carlton.

Destination business speaker inspires in Carlton

CARLTON — Destination business consultant Jon Schallert addressed an attentive crowd of city, county and private sector leaders Wednesday morning. They listened intently to his often humorous 90-minute ...

County breaks ground on realignment

The county has broken ground on the realignment of an awkward three-way intersection notorious for causing wrecks, some fatal. The realignment of Abbey, Kuehne and Hendricks roads, near Lafayette, was ...

Carlton pool closed over weekend following cardiac death

Updated with additional information on Tuesday, June 23. CARLTON — A local man suffered a heart attack at the Carlton pool Thursday. Lifeguards, medics and police officers did everything they could, ...

Yamhill-Carlton alumna Ogden takes over Tigers’ volleyball team

As a player, she earned 1st-team honors in the Class 4A Cowapa League

Submitted photo##Tarik Alfadi struck a passing truck on his
motorcycle.

Motorcycle tangles with pickup on Hwy. 47

GASTON — A Beaverton man was injured Friday afternoon when his motorcycle collided with a pickup driven by a McMinnville man. The collision occurred about 4 p.m. at the intersection of Highway 47 ...

Carlton community forum slated

CARLTON — At a community forum tonight, police will discuss the best ways to respond to shooting situations. “Active Shooter — Safety Response for Citizens” is set for 6:30 p.m. ...

Tip a Cop on tap Thursday

CARLTON — Officers from the Carlton, Yamhill and McMinnville police departments and Yamhill County Sheriff’s Office will fill in as waiters from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Barrel 47, 111 E. Main ...

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