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Shots fired on Third Street, suspect in custody

McMinnville police responded to reports of a shooting in the area of Northeast Third and Ford streets shortly after 11 p.m. Friday. Multiple shots were fired and a female victim was struck a single time ...

Temporary bridge slated for Three Mile Lane

Motorists may soon be driving over a new Three Mile Lane bridge spanning the South Yamhill River — but it will be a temporary one. Officials at the Oregon Department of Transportation are proposing ...

Suspicious device secured at Baker Street Square

McMinnville police responded shortly before 4:30 p.m. Thursday to a reported suspicious device at Baker Street Square, between Mac Nails and Dollar Tree. A citizen reported the device was located near ...

McMinnville eyes actions on homeless camping

City councilors will consider an ordinance law at 7 p.m. Tuesday that could effectively forbid people from sleeping on public property, including streets, sidewalks and parklands. The main aim is to establish ...

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MV Advancements wood shop March 2012.

MV Advancements closing wood shop

Amity plant provided work experience for 52 years

Rusty Rae/News-Register##Jim Culbert relaxes in the McMinnille City Park with a grove of old growth trees in the background. Culbert mapped all of the trees in the park and is awaiting the final dispostion of the map from the city.

Retired forester updates city park tree map

Hidden among myriad brochures at the McMinnville Public Library, a 1990 map of City Park’s complement of trees caught the eye of visitor Kathleen Culbert. She grabbed a copy for her husband, a retired ...

Eight detainees released from Sheridan FCI

By ERICKA CRUZ GUEVARRA Of Oregon PublicBroadcasting Eight asylum-seekers have been released from detention at Federal Correctional Center Sheridan, and more releases are expected in the coming ...

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Children stretch like cobras in a P.E. session led by Rachel  Sunny 
Sundquist and Megan Cunningham at Newby School.

5-year-olds get a taste of kindergarten

Kenny Lunn will start kindergarten missing two teeth, but well supplied with knowledge about what to do in school. Not only has he been through the Head Start preschool program, but he also spent four ...

Marcus Larson/News-Register##A wrong turn sent this house onto Third Street, where it knocked down lines and stalled traffic Tuesday.

Wayward transport rig stalls on Third Street

By ANNA LIEBERMAN<br/>and PAUL DAQUILANTE Of the News-Register A semi-tractor transport vehicle hauling part of a manufactured home bound for Neskown on the Oregon coast became stuck in downtown ...

Smuggling drugs into jail nets inmate a prison term

A Newberg woman was sentenced to 14 months in prison for entering the Yamhill County Jail with heroin and methamphetamine stashed on her person. Rashel Sutliff, 32, pleaded guilty Tuesday to two counts ...

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A manufactured home stops right next to the Mack Theater just a few feet before hitting telephone and fiber lines on Evans and Third St.

Oversized moving truck blocks Third Street

A semi-tractor transport vehicle hauling part of a manufactured home stopped at the intersection of Northeast Third and Evans streets in McMinnville mid-day Tuesday after the driver realized fiber and ...

Air-quality advisory in effect until Wednesday

Because of Northwest wildfires, breathing the air in Yamhill County  could be unhealthy for people with sensitive respitory systems. Those people are advised to stay indoors as much as possible under ...

Multiple street closures, traffic delays this week

Multiple streets will be closed during Cruising McMinnville from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25. Streets closed during the car show between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. include: n N.E. Third Street between ...

Rusty Rae / News-Register##Linfield student Mara Youngren-Brown helps children write thank-you notes to those who donated to the Beyond Backpack event Saturday at Sue Buel Elementary School.

Empowering kids through Beyond Backpacks

Like most 12-year olds, Benjamin Weisz will resume classes in a few weeks. He’ll have all his pens, binders and other supplies ready, but he knows that for some students, school shopping won’t ...

Planning commission recommends new subdivision

The McMinnville Planning Commission recommended a zone change Aug. 16 that could lead to two dozen homes built off Northeast McDaniel Lane. Changing the 1.05-acre parcel from a light industrial to a multi-family ...

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