Police Chief Brian Casey

Brian Casey reinstated as Newberg police chief

Acting City Manager Terry Mahr, who was appointed last night by Newberg city council, has taken Police Chief Brian Casey off of leave.  Casey had been placed on administrative leave last Wednesday ...

Yamhill County Commissioner Mary Starrett

Starrett objects to governor's 'anti-gun jihad'

Yamhill County Commissioner Mary Starrett loosed a blast at Gov. Kate Brown, accusing her of using a flag-lowering order to “promote her anti-gun jihad.” Brown issued a press release ordered ...

More questions than answers in Newberg City Hall

Questions are many and answers few as turmoil continues to swirl around Police Chief Brian Casey and City Manager Jacque Betz in Newberg.  An audience dominated by Casey supporters packed the Newberg ...

Foreclosure sought on Smith farmland

A Canby firm that holds a trust deed on several farm tracts owned by the late Del Smith is seeking their foreclosure and sale at auction, saying the Smith estate is badly in arrears on its payments on ...

Marcus Larson/News-Register##Alexander Ponce and other children look through rows of books while checking out the McMinnville Public Library Bookmobile. The library visits the Villa del Sol apartments each Tuesday.

Library comes to the kids

Children pour out of their homes when librarians and Soroptimists arrive at the Villa del Sol apartments each Tuesday afternoon. They’re eager to make craft projects, play games, eat snacks and, ...

Dayton School Board ratifies contracts

DAYTON — School board members unanimously ratified contract agreements with two employee groups during their business session, held July 14. The classified and certified employee unions already ...

Sheridan council moves forward with smoking ban

SHERIDAN —The Sheridan City Council is moving forward with a plan to prohibit smoking on sidewalks and streets in designated portions of its downtown core. Councilors began by considering ...

'Paint the Town Blue' comes to Y-C

YAMHILL — A local resident is leading a Paint the Town Blue effort in Yamhill and Carlton, and perhaps even points in between. Erin Edelen Kutter is director of the Oregon chapter of Wives Behind ...

Operation Backpack seeking help

Operation Backpack, which provides school supplies to Yamhill County children in need, is seeking donations for its fall back-to-school giveaway. Backpacks, pencils, erasers, composition books, paper, ...

Report details traffic stop that precipitated fatal shooting

When stopped by a Yamhill County sheriff’s deputy the morning of July 1, Kevin Judson was riding in a car with two companions, according to findings of an investigation into Judson’s ...

Photo by Corey Rich##McMinnville firefighters responded Thursday morning to a fully-involved house fire at 632 N.E. Cowls St. The homeowners were out of town at the time.

Roswell Conner House damaged in blaze

UPDATED Friday, July 24: A majestic and historic McMinnville residence, built in 1905 and featured in the 1983 movie “Quarterback Princess,” was heavily damaged by fire early Thursday. Firefighters ...

Fire displaces McMinnville family

An early Wednesday morning fire displaced a family of six, two adults and four children, at a McMinnville duplex. Firefighters responded about 5 a.m. to 230 N.E. Dunn Place to find smoke coming ...

Deputy slated to return to duty

Yamhill County Sheriff Tim Svenson said he expects deputy Richard Broyles to resume patrol duties “within the next week or so,” after District Attorney Brad Berry ruled his use of deadly force ...

Submitted photo##Kevin Lamont Judson, 24, of Dayton, poses in a photo on his personal Facebook page.

Shooting victim was reeling from friend's drowning

On a Sunday afternoon in June 2013, friends Kevin Judson of Dayton and Derek Angel and Anthony Jimenez of McMinnville attempted to swim the Willamette River at the popular Donkey Ponds swimming area south ...

Marcus Larson/News-Register##Mourners place flowers on the casket of Jake Coshow-Wright near the end of the graveside ceremony in his honor Saturday afternoon.

Community remembers crash victims

Hundreds of people — from teachers to merchants to sailors in their immaculate whites — joined relatives in remembering Jacob Ryan “Jake” Coshow-Wright and Shantel Louise Fugere ...

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