Rockne Roll / News-Register##Walk/Rally for Child Abuse Prevention participants cross Fifth Street during their march Wednesday night.

Locals march for children

Local people carried signs and blue pinwheels  -- and umbrellas, in some cases -- during McMinnville's first Walk/Rally for Child Abuse Prevention, held Wednesday evening. The blue pinwheel is the ...

Klamath County residents arrested on drug charges

Two Klamath County residents were arrested on drug charges Monday in McMinnville. Ahmed Essam Sumailan, 24, of Klamath Falls, was charged with four counts of possession of a controlled substance/cocaine, ...

Marcus Larson/News-Register##Utility lines will be underground in downtown Dundee following work scheduled over the summer and fall.

Work along 99W in Dundee to begin soon

DUNDEE — If you thought Dundee was a bottleneck before, wait until the city begins pouring new sidewalks and moving utility lines underground in its downtown core later this spring. In a few weeks, ...

Court denies pot grow restraining order

The question of whether vineyards and marijuana farms can coexist peacefully is playing out in rural Yamhill County, where two vineyard owners lost a bid this week for a restraining order against a proposed ...

Council urged to reverse subdivision denial

McMinnville planning officials are asking the city council to overturn a Feb. 16 rejection by the planning commission and put a Baker Creek Road subdivision project back on track, The planning commission ...

Juliette's House seeks new tool

When children are physically abused, they are often to taken to Juliette’s House, where forensic investigators sometimes have to examine sensitive parts to gather medical evidence. Russell Mark, ...

Off-campus venue found for controversial speaker

Linfield College’s student government organization this week withdrew permission for a newly organized club, Young Americans for Liberty, to bring a controversial speaker to campus for a free public ...

Victim's family issues statement

A GoFundMe page has been established to benefit the family of James Osredkar of Sheridan, who died in a motorcyclc crash while returning home from work on Highway 22. It can be accessed at https://www.gofundme.com/james-ozredkar-memorial. The ...

Open house slated on sidewalk work

McMinnville city officials are planning to host an open house to showcase their efforts to improve sidewalks and promote pedestrian safety. It is set for 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, April 27, at the Kent Taylor ...

Sheridan awards playground contract

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan City Council awarded a playground equipment contract to Playcraft Systems of Grants Pass for just under $54,000 at its Monday night meeting. The playground structure is part ...

Fatal crash suspect on suspended license

UPDATE: Friday / 9:30 a.m.: Makayla Aldeguer has been taken into custody. She was booked into the Yamhill Ounty Jail on a probation violation. _ _ _ Benden Duck was driving with a suspended license ...

Courtesy Beaux Frères Facebook##Beaux Frères founder Michael Etzel will remain president/CEO after a majority of the company was purchased by French outfit Maisons & Domaines Henriot.

Along the Street: Henriot buys Beaux Frères

Beaux Frères, one of Oregon’s oldest and most prominent pinot noir producers, already had a French name. Now it has a French owner as well. Maisons & Domaines Henriot, a family-owned ...

##Tim Roberts, left, is facing challenger Zach Dotson in the May 16 McMinnville School Board election.

Zach Dotson challenges Tim Roberts for Mac school board position

Zach Dotson, who grew up attending McMinnville schools, then earned a GED after dropping out, is challenging 10-year incumbent Tim Roberts, a retired dentist, for Position 1 on the McMinnville School Board. ...

Farm succession talk set

The Yamhill Soil and Water Conservation District is joining with the Oregon State University Extension Service and Rogue Farm Corps to host a Monday workshop on farm succession. The free workshop will ...

Distinguished Service Awards banquet reservations due

Reservations are due by Wednesday for the 62nd annual Distinguished Service Awards banquet. It is slated for 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, May 1, in the McMinnville Grand Ballroom, upstairs at 325 N.E. Third St. Tickets ...

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