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The Farmhouse Show at Yamhill County Fairgrounds

WED-SAT, APRIL 5-8

Yamhill County Fairgrounds will be hosting "The Farmhouse Show"! Come find exciting treasures for the home & garden, handmade, vintage, upcycled and antiques! Preview night is Wednesday, April 5 from 4-8pm; cost is $10. Free admittance nights are Thursday and Friday, April 6 and 7 from 4pm to 8pm, and Saturday, April 8 from 10am to 4pm.

Located at the Yamhill County Fairgrounds, 2070 Lafayette Ave. in McMinnville. Find us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/events/1308367775918384/

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Appellate Court rejects dump arguments

Riverbend expansion case reverts to county on LUBA remand

Portland man charged with 31 sex counts

A Portland man has been indicted by a Yamhill County Grand Jury on 31 sex crime counts. They stem from incidents that allegedly occurred in July 2005 and August 2006. Jesus Alberto Duran-Arguelles, 27, ...

 
Work begins on Baker Field all-weather turf

Workers are removing grass and the old track from Baker Field, across Evans Street from McMinnville High School. They expect to lay all-weather turf on a soccer field and practice football field by the ...

Willamina city manager resigns

WILLAMINA — City Manager Bob Sivick has resigned, effective the end of May, after 10 months of service. He succeeded Ross Schultz, who resigned after less than five months. “The decision to ...

 
Friends help library open some new doors

A new set of doors will slide open automatically at the main entrance to the McMinnville Public Library, beginning this week. The doors were installed as part of a Friends of the McMinnville Library project, ...

Jeb Bladine: In McMinnville, shovels are out

For decades, I’ve watched the steady stream of local building developments. Call it a minor obsession, perhaps, but I have a spreadsheet diary of McMinnville building permit values and major development ...

 
Wheatland man charged with threatening his wife

WHEATLAND — A 50-year-old resident of the rural community of Wheatland was taken into custody Friday morning, after his wife ran to a neighbor’s house saying he had a gun and was threatening ...

 
J.C. Penney and Sears survive, but RadioShack succumbs

JCPenney and Sears will hang onto their McMinnville stores, but RadioShack is out and Staples remains in jeopardy as corporate offices weigh options. That’s the local scorecard in what’s been ...

Amity awards gym renovation contract

AMITY — The Amity School Board has awarded a high school gym renovation contract to the low bidder, TS Gray Construction of Sherwood, at $276,185. Only three members were present — Ray Bottenberg, ...

Photo entries due

Entries for the Agriculture in Art photography competition are due by Monday, April 3. The Yamhill Valley Camera Club is coordinating the contest. All photos must depict Yamhill County farm life in one ...

 
Eighth-grader applies Rotary test to money

Although she started her speech to the McMinnville Rotary Club by saying, “I love money!” eighth-grader Hanna Smith was really making the point that money isn’t everything. Once your ...

Suit filed over jail treatment

A McMinnville woman is suing the Yamhill County Sheriff’s Office, alleging jail staff used excessive force and engaged in negligent behavior when she was lodged in March 2015, following her arrest ...

 
Oregon Lawmakers To Decide The Future Of No-Cause Evictions

By CHRIS LEHMAN Of Oregon Public Broadcasting News Landlords in Oregon have almost unlimited power to kick out tenants. Now, as they grapple with a statewide housing crisis, state lawmakers are considering ...

Ducks Unlimited banquet slated Saturday

McMinnville's Ducks Unlimited chapter is planning to host its annual banquet and auction at 5 p.m. Saturday on the Yamhill County Fairgrounds. Since its founding in 1937, Ducks Unlimited has conserved ...

Women for Ag offers scholarship

Yamhill County Women for Agriculture is offering a scholarship for students preparing for careers in agriculture or related topics. The $750 stipend is available to Yamhill County residents either attending ...

 
Wheatland resident arrested following domestic-related incident

WHEATLAND - A 50-year-old man was taken into custody Friday morning in connection with a domestic-related incident in the rural community of Wheatland. Ricky Shawn Nelson was charged with one count each ...

Along the Street: Local businesses make top 100 list

Four Yamhill County businesses, including three based in McMinnville, received listings on the 2017 version of Oregon Business Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work for in Oregon.” The ...

Grotto outing draws fire

The McMinnville Senior Center is under fire for taking a group of seniors to the Grotto in Portland in December for a Christmas concert. Andrew L. Seidel, staff attorney for the Freedom From Religion ...

 
Renovation restores historic look

Once the construction equipment is cleared away, the front of McMinnville’s historic Cook Elementary Building will look almost the same as it did on Oct. 21, 1929, the day the building welcomed its ...

Trial scheduled in dog shooting

A McMinnville woman accused in the fatal shooting of two neighboring dogs has pleaded not guilty to two felony counts of first-degree aggravated animal abuse and two misdemeanor counts of first-degree ...

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Carney wins 600th!

ORANGE/LA VERNE, Calif. –Scott Carnahan achieved his 600th win as head coach of the Wildcats, while his team won two of three contests in the tough SCIAC league over the weekend, upping its ...

Photo entries due

Entries for the Agriculture in Art photography competition are due by Monday, April 3. The Yamhill Valley Camera Club is coordinating the contest. All photos must depict Yamhill County farm life in one ...

 
Grizzly girls’ team eyes GVC title, state

For senior Ally Legard (and the rest of her senior mates) on the McMinnville girls’ track team, the 2017 season doubles as a farewell tour in which both team and personal goals are the focus. Notes ...

 
CASON rolling along: Cunningham strikes out 14 as ‘Cats take two from Pioneers

About the call that never materialized – Linfield head baseball coach Scott Carnahan is ever so happy. Cason Cunningham, Linfield’s left-handed pitcher, spent four years in the US ...

 
Shooting for the stars! Grizzly softball team’s vision a state title

Preseason involves doing the hard work, animating the vision of the future. McMinnville’s Grizzly softball team head coach Larry Nichols notes, “If these girls are the competitors I ...

 
After state championship... Mac cheer squad preps for national title

What do you do after winning the state championship? That’s easy: take on the nation – exactly what McMinnville High School’s cheer squad will do later this March. They travel ...

 
Dayton boys capture fifth state title, defeat De La Salle North Catholic, 64-55

COOS BAY – Dayton's boys' basketball team has been crowned 3A state champs after a thrilling 64-55 victory over De La Salle North Catholic in Saturday's title matchup held at the Pirate Palace ...

 
Dayton girls denied the three-peat as they fall 36-34 to Cavaliers in title game

COOS BAY – There will be no three-peat for the Dayton girls' basketball team as they dropped a 36-34 championship bout to the Blanchet Catholic Cavaliers in tonight's title game held at Marshfield ...

 
Warrior boys suffer controversial 62-61 defeat to Salem Academy; finish sixth in state

COOS BAY – Amity's postseason run ended in heartbreak and controversy with today's 62-61 loss to Salem Academy in the OSAA state tournament fourth place game held at the Pirate Palace at ...

 
Dayton girls one step from history, defeat Coquille, 55-45

COOS BAY – Dayton girls' have cleared the penultimate hurdle on their way to a third consecutive title after defeating Coquille, 55-45, in tonight's semifinal contest held at the Pirate Palace at ...

 
Pirate boys will play for title after vanquishing Cascade Christian, 72-62

COOS BAY – Dayton's boys' basketball team booked its trip to the 3A state championship after knocking off Cascade Christian, 72-62, in Friday's semifinal held at Marshfield High School's ...

 
Amity lifts curse, earns 59-57 win over Blanchet Catholic

COOS BAY – The curse has been lifted. With today's 59-57 consolation victory over Blanchet Catholic, Amity's boys' basketball team exorcised their Coos Bay demons. By notching a win in the final ...

 
Dayton's defense leads girls to 41-30 quarterfinal victory over Nyssa

COOS BAY – On the strength of their defense, the Pirate girls booked a trip to the semifinals of the OSAA Class 3A state tournament as a result of tonight's stout 41-30 victory over Nyssa. ...

 
Dayton boys secure narrow 69-66 playoff victory over Hawks, advance to semifinals

NORTH BEND – Bailey West came through in the clutch, and the Dayton boys' basketball team vanquished a resilient Horizon Christian team in today's grueling 69-66 quarterfinal matchup. West's nine ...

 
Mac's Barnes, Dayton's Henry, Willamina's Allen win state wrestling titles

PORTLAND – Yamhill Valley wrestlers captured three state titles Saturday evening. The first came when Dayton’s Jared Henry topped Nyssa’s Ryan Vineyard in the 138-pound weight class.  ...

 
Amity tops Colton, 69-63, heads to Coos Bay

AMITY – Amity’s Warrior boys’ basketball team packed their bags for Coos Bay and the big stage of the final rounds of the state 3A tournament with a 69-63 win over a feisty Colton team. Amity, ...

 
Mac girls to meet Liberty Saturday in play-in game

 

 

 
SWIMTASTIC! Burres-led boys 3rd at state meet; girls 12th

GRESHAM – McMinnville’s Grizzly boys’ swim team finished third overall in the state meet held at Mt. Hood Community College Friday and Saturday, while the girls’ team was ...

 
Valentine’s heartbreak! Grizzlies fall in OT to Sprague, 70-68

McMinnville High Schools’ boys basketball team (15-7, 7-7 GVC) Valentine’s Day date left them crushed and broken-hearted. League-leading Sprague (16-4. 12-1 GVC) rallied from as much ...

 
Spartans triumph in double-overtime! Sheridan bests rival Willamina, 48-45

WILLAMINA – It may have taken 40 minutes, but the Sheridan boys’ basketball team bested league rival Willamina on the Bulldogs’ home court by a score of 48-45 in double-overtime. Zac ...

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