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Group files Berschauer recall petition

  A group calling itself Save Yamhill County announced on Monday  it has filed a petition for the recall of Yamhill County Commissioner Lindsay Berschauer, who took office in January. The ...

9-11, 20 years later: Tell us your memories

The terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 form a terrible moment imbedded in the memory of nearly every American. As we approach the 20th anniversary of 9-11, we ask, “what does it mean to us today?” With ...

TVF&R refutes commissioners’ claims

Fire district says Newberg urban renewal plan no obstacle to new station Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue’s board of directors wrote to the county Board of Commissioners on Friday to refute ...

West Valley Rams win state rugby title

The eight players on West Valley Rams rugby sevens team, based in McMinnville, won twice over the weekend to clinch the 2021 Oregon Rugby title. The Rams beat Clark County, 21-10, at Grand Haven ...

 
Gallery presents play about first ladies

‘Tea for Three’ opens Friday in McMinnville   Three first ladies reveal what life was like in the White House in “Tea for Three,” a play that opens Friday, Aug. 6, on Gallery ...

COVID-19 in Yamhill County - At a Glance

[Tuesday, Aug. 3]  Yamhill County reported 24 new cases of COVID-19 today and one death, bringing the county to a total to date of 5,137 cases and 82 deaths. Five people ...

County reports 37 COVID-19 cases for weekend to Monday

Yamhill County reported 37 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, encompassing Saturday to Monday, and bringing the county to a total to date of 5,113 cases and 81 deaths. It reported that nine people ...

 
Thunderbird team member has local ties

Behind the roar of the six F-16 U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron — the Thunderbirds — is a cadre of about 130 team members who support the squadron at events such as the Oregon International ...

 
Stopping by: TEAM EFFORT

Volunteers work behind scenes at county fair Thousands of people will enjoy the Yamhill County Fair and Rodeo this year — they may enjoy it more than ever, in fact, since they missed the ...

Yamhill to consider water emergency

Yamhill city council to consider water emergency Yamhill City Council will consider declaring a Level IV water emergency during a special meeting Wednesday, Aug. 4. Such a declaration would prohibit ...

MacPAC meets Thursday on facility plan

MacPAC committee will look at finances and other complex questions behind planning of a new recreational facility for the city of McMinnville, in an online meeting Thursday. MacPAC, or McMinnille ...

Woodburn man drowns in Wheatland Ferry area

A Woodburn man drowned last Thursday afternoon in the Willamette River in the area of the Wheatland Ferry. The Yamhill County Sheriff’s Office identified him as Alfredo Perez-Mendez, ...

 
Sheridan City Council will send contract offer to Donald City Manager

The Sheridan City Council came out of executive session at Monday night's work session and unanimously voted to send a city manager contract to Heidi Bell for her approval. Bell has served the Marion ...

West Valley Rugby wins Oregon title

The eight players on West Valley Rams rugby sevens team, based in McMinnville, won twice over the weekend to clinch the 2021 Oregon Rugby title. The Rams beat Clark County, 21-10, at Grand Haven Park ...

Board conditions Newberg Urban Renewal Plan approval on city vote

City will explore options following Aug. 2 hearing After nearly three hours of debate on Thursday, Yamhill County commissioners approved Newberg’s proposed urban renewal district — ...

Woodburn man drowns in the Willamette River

A Woodburn man drowned late Thursday afternoon in the Willamette River in the area of the Wheatland Ferry. The Yamhill County Sheriff's Office identified him as Alfredo Perez-Mendez, 22. He's ...

 
Along the street: Tattoo, hair salon goes in downtown

Parlor, a tattoo and hair salon at 426 N.E. Third St., will show off its space at an open house from 6 to 9 p.m. tonight, July 30. The event will include raffles, cocktails, cupcakes and music. ...

Child porn charges result in jail

McMinnville man also downloaded animal abuse images When Dylan Boggs wasn't uploading sexually explicit images of minor children he was engaged in similar conduct related to animals being sexually ...

McMinnville police: Don't call 911 dispatch center with Oregon Air Show complaints

The McMinnville Police Department requests of the public that they not call the Yamhill Communications Agency 911 dispatch center regarding Oregon Air Show complaints today, Saturday and Sunday. ...

 
Air show will add traffic in the skies, on the ground

The Oregon International Air Show happens this weekend in the skies over McMinnville Airport. Planes will be flying Friday, Saturday and Sunday, beginning at approximately 12:30 p.m.  U.S. ...

Sports

 
Rutschman explores ‘winning with class’ in new book

During the winter of 1968, two pals and I from the Linfield College student newspaper were the first to interview newly-hired Linfield head football coach Ad Rutschman. We were pretty excited ...

 
Dayton Junior Nationals secure third at Oregon Championships

PORTLAND – The Dayton chapter of the Junior Baseball Organization (JBO) continued to snag postseason trophies during last weekend’s Junior National State Championship tournament. Dayton’s ...

 
Moroni Seely-Roberts named 3A State Player of the Year

After leading Yamhill-Carlton High School to its first state championship in over 29 years, the Seely-Roberts basketball family was well recognized by Class 3A coaches during the all-state voting process. Sophomore ...

Sports briefs

Senior National Tigers win state championship The Yamhill-Carlton Senior National JBO baseball team swept through the state tournament held last weekend to claim the Oregon championship. The Tigers went ...

Senior golf scores

Cross Creek Golf Course, Dallas, Wednesday, July 21 KP No. 4: Jim Cox KP No. 7: Garry Lewers LP No. 5: Larry Chastain LP No. 9: Larry Peterson Low Gross No. 1: Larry Chastain 38 LG No. 2: Frank Warren ...

AP: Griggs returns to baseball roots as new Mariners executive

By TIM BOOTH AP Sports SEATTLE — Baseball was an integral part of Catie Griggs’ life growing up just not when it came to her career. Now it will dominate her professional life as she takes ...

 
State champs! Dayton JBO team captures 1st title in program history

LEBANON – Twelve youth baseball players made Dayton history during last weekend’s Junior Baseball Organization 2021 Minor National State Championship in Lebanon. The young Pirates captured ...

 
After 11 years, Boehme steps away from Mac tennis program

After 11 seasons and six conference titles, Angelica Boehme has stepped down as head coach of the McMinnville girls tennis team. Boehme divulged her decision to the Grizzlies’ tennis program ...

 
Mac Minor Americans place 2nd in state

DALLAS – After a year of athletic uncertainty, the third and fourth graders who teamed up to form the McMinnville Minor American junior baseball team were thrilled to compete in sports again. The ...

Hedrick moves on from Willamina football

WILLAMINA – Shane Hedrick has stepped down as Willamina High School’s varsity football coach, athletic director Jerry Buczynski announced Wednesday. Hedrick was hired in the summer of 2019, ...

 
Monsters of the mud: Total Destruction Racing Team claims top marks at Willamina Mud Drags

WILLAMINA – For the first time in four years, the Total Destruction Racing Team claimed the top team award at the Willamina Mud Drags, which was held last Saturday. Total Destruction snagged a first-place ...

 
Brighter days: Grizzlies making a push for state tournament

Riding a four-game winning streak, the Hyder Dental Grizzlies are making a late-season push for the summer league state tournament. Currently stuck in fifth place in the NWPBA standings, Hyder ...

 
Lady Knights capture Oregon Championship

SALEM – Several local youth softball players helped lead the Corvallis Lady Knights 12U team to a 12A Oregon State Championship last Sunday at Salem’s Wallace Marine Park. The Lady Knights, ...

Sports briefs

Amity football players to compete in Shrine Game Amity’s Josh Wart and Keenan Graham have been chosen to play for the West in the 69th Annual East-West Shrine All Star Football Game slated for August ...

Senior golf scores

Bayou Golf Course, McMinnville, Friday, July 9 KP No. 7: Vern Brockman KP No. 1: Deen Reeder LP No. 9: Deen Reeder LP No. 5: Deen Reeder LD No.8: Bob Graham LD No. 8: Lynn Foster Low Gross No. 1: ...

 
Galloping to Nationals

EAGLE POINT – A year ago, Olivia Davison simply felt content showing her horses, competing in 4H events and helping the Yamhill-Carlton chapter of Future Farmers of America (FFA). Davison ...

 
Fundamentally sound: Hyder Dental routs Forest Grove, 11-0

Summer baseball often boils down to teaching veterans and newcomers the art of fundamentals. There simply isn’t a better time for high school baseball programs to improve than during an offseason ...

 
Kaleb Floyd caps Bulldog basketball career with CRL Player of the Year

WILLAMINA – Senior forward Kaleb Floyd capped his Willamina High School boys basketball career by winning the Class 3A Coastal Range League’s (CRL) Player of the Year award for the 2021 season. Floyd ...

 
Football's Elite Showcase

Linfield University hosted thee annual Les Schwab All-Star Football Game last Saturday. The South roster won the matchup, 31-8, to take a 35-34 edge in the all-time series.

Sports briefs

Mac wrestling hosts kids camp The McMinnville wrestling program and Mac Mat Club is hosting a youth wrestling camp from June 28 to August 6. The event is open to interested participants who are entering ...

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