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Chainsaw attacker convicted

A Salem man, who used a chainsaw to cut into the driver’s side of a vehicle with two people inside in a March 2022 incident, was found guilty by a Yamhill County jury of one count each of ...

School board awards construction contract

The Willamina School Board awarded the middle school construction contract to Scholten Construction Inc. of Willamina on a unanimous vote at this month’s meeting. The project will add six ...

Operation Generation holds fundraiser dinner

Operation Generation, a housing complex for families and senior residents, holds a kickoff fundraiser 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 20, at Praise Church, 8930 N.E. Third St. Tickets for the dinner ...

Marcus Larson/News-Register ##  An alien in a red striped tunic high-fives parade watchers.

Other-worldly imaginations regale large parade crowd

A huge, round otherworldly shape hovered over McMinnville Saturday afternoon as locals and visitors gathered for the return of the UFO Festival’s Alien Parade. Powered by nuclear fusion, ...

News-Register issues email scam warning

Scam emails – known as “phishing attacks” — are being received throughout the community and beyond, perhaps connected to the illegal breach of a mailbox account in the News-Register’s ...

County approves UGB land swap in Dayton

On the outskirts of the city of Dayton, Ash Street runs along quiet fields bordered by trees, homes and small orchards, to connect with Highway 18. Ferry Street, turning into the Amity-Dayton ...

Remains positively identified as missing man

UPDATE, May 17: The remains found in the car in the Willamette River off Rogers Landing have been positively identified as those of Ralph Brown. according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office. ...

Marcus Larson/News-Register ## Googly-eyed aliens Alan LeVezu and Heidi Buck of McMinnville walk up and down Third Street meeting and greeting UFO Festival-goers.

STRANGE DAYS

UFO Festival events swirled like moons around the weekend’s main event, the parade on Third Street. From Alien Abduction Dash 5K in the morning — the best-attended run yet — ...

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McMinnville’s Eric Gabrielsen took full advantage of counter space at the county clerk s office Monday morning, filling out his ballot and then depositing it in the ballot repository on his way out the door. Ballots need to be delivered to dropboxes by 8 p.m. May 17.

Last day to turn in ballots

County turnout for primary at 18.8% so far   Today is the last day to turn in ballots for the May primary election, and as of Friday, just 18.8% of the county’s electorate had done ...

Rate hike OK’d for Waste Management

Yamhill County Commissioners on Thursday unanimously approved rate increases for Waste Management’s garbage collection and transfer station in Newberg, and agreed to hold a public hearing on May ...

Council continues Three Mile Lane Plan hearing

Planning director to discuss transportation funding May 19 with Parkway Committee

McMinnville bicyclist hit by vehicle on Highway 18

A McMinnville bicyclist was struck by a vehicle early Monday night on Highway 18 in the area of Booth Bend Road, the Oregon State Police reported. The bicyclist, identified as Leroy Louis Crum, 51, was ...

Marcus Larson/News-Register##Oregon State Police and rescue personnel work the scene of a fatal two-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon in the area of the Amity-Dayton Highway and Stringtown Road. A Salem woman was killed, according to the Oregon State Police.

Salem woman killed in two-vehicle crash

A Salem woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon in the area of the Amity-Dayton Highway and Stringtown Road, according to the Oregon State Police. The incident was reported about 2:30 ...

Paul Daquilante/News-Register##Willamina Library Director Sarah Frost, left, will slide over one seat to her left and become the interim city manager when Kenna West leaves the job Friday, June 10, to become the city manager in Independence, effective Monday, June 27.

Willamina city manager resigns

West takes Independence job; library director Frost named interim manager