Students serve at senior center

Fourth-grader Joel Del Valle approached a man having lunch at Wortman Café, the soup-and-salad bar in the McMinnville Senior Center. “How are you?” the Wascher School student asked. ...

Someone up there is appraising your barn?

County assessor adds aerial imagery to the appraisal process

Neighborhood meeting element wins approval

Neighborhood meetings will now be required before permits for vacation rentals are approved. They are also being required in conjunction with other local land-use decisions. The city council unanimously ...

Marcus Larson / News-Register##The old Mission plant off Lafayette Avenue in McMinnville.

Mission plant moving from corn chips to pot

By DAVID BATES<br/>Of the News-Register Workers have launched a $1.8 million project designed to transform the former Mission Foods corn chip plant, on Lafayette Avenue between 13th Street and the ...

Walk in the Park Foundation distributes funds

CARLTON — The Walk in the Park Foundation, which hosts several events a year to raise money, distributed funds Wednesday to a dozen community organizations in its home communities of Yamhill and ...

Attendance critical, schools say

It’s critical for every student to be in school every day, Sue Buel Principal Darlene Geddes told the McMinnville School Board at its Monday night meeting. She reported on efforts her school has ...

Former Riteway Meat owners found guilty

The former owners of Dundee’s Riteway Meat, Jeffry and Sharon Payne, were each found guilty of six counts of second-degree criminal mischief, a Class A misdemeanor, following a two-day trial in Yamhill ...

Project Lifesaver locates missing man

A missing 60-year-old dementia patient was found Tuesday morning with the aid of a Project Lifesaver wristband. About 9 a.m., Yamhill County sheriff’s deputies, McMinnville police and a team of ...

Feds release timber funds

After a vigorous campaign by the Association of Oregon Counties, the federal government has agreed to release previously sequestered payments from logging on O&C lands. Yamhill County Commissioner ...

Bypass ceremony slated for Dec. 18

The state Department of Transportation has scheduled a public ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Newberg-Dundee Bypass at 2:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 18. It will be held on the new roadway at a point just east ...

Scott Gibson

One doc replaces another

Dr. Scott Gibson, who has moved to a rural residence in the Amity School District, resigned from the McMinnville School Board at its Monday night meeting. His fellow board members proceeded to appoint ...

Willamina finalizes building sale

WILLAMINA — The Willamina City Council finalized an agreement Tuesday to sell the city’s former public works building to local contractor Brian O’Neil for $119,000. The main structure ...

Submitted photo##A dory boat.

Dorymen seek site for museum

The Pacific City Dorymen’s Association has begun laying plans for a maritime museum to showcase the fleet’s unique heritage and history.  A heritage committee was recently created to ...

Mershon

Yamhill shooting suspect faces 12-count indictment

Richard Mershon, who allegedly fired rounds from a handgun at two men on a Yamhill street late last month, critically wounding one of them shot in the neck, has been indicted by a Yamhill County ...

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