Newberg man faces vicious assault charges

NEWBERG — Daniel Hector Pacheco allegedly began viciously assaulting his victim by throwing hot sauce in her eyes. The attack ended when he broke a broom handle over her head. The 25-year-old Pacheco ...

Traffic enforcement beefed up on McKay Road

NEWBERG — Local law enforcement agencies recently assisted the Marion County Sheriff’s Office in its attempt to make McKay Road, which intersects with Highway 219 just south of Newberg and ...

Smith estate auctioned off

A buyer is going through escrow for the Del Mar estate of the late Del Smith. Premiere Estates agent Todd Wohl is declining to name the buyer or price until escrow is completed. However, the minimum bid ...

Newberg man pleads guilty to federal threat charge

A Newberg resident, who threatened staff and students at a California college and at Lake Oswego High School, has pleaded guilty to one count of transmitting a threatening interstate communication in U.S. ...

Police patrols are stepped up

NEWBERG — The Newberg-Dundee Police Department will continue conducting enhanced traffic patrols for distracted driving, drunken driving and cell phone use through the Labor Day weekend. In ...

Newberg, Dundee harboring high hopes for river frontage

NEWBERG — After more than a year of work by consultants and citizens, a committee has presented a master riverfront development plan to the Newberg City Council. It is scheduled for an adoption vote ...

Submitted photo##The specially painted car honors the late Page Petersen.

Police patrol car honors Newberg High student

NEWBERG — Page Petersen’s parents sought to honor their son following his death in January 2015. The 17-year-old Newberg High School senior committed suicide. They contacted the Newberg-Dundee ...

Newberg man draws jail term in sex case

A Newberg man has been sentenced to 240 days in the Yamhill County Jail related to incidents of sexual contact with a minor male between September 2009 and December 2012. Jeramie Swarts Jr., 22, pleaded ...

WestRock to sell Newberg paper mill site

WestRock Company announced Monday it is selling the property of the former paper mill in Newberg. The 220-acre property includes 100 acres of developable land along the Willamette River. Colliers International ...

A graphic submitted by applicant Saj Jivanjee to the county Planning
Department shows the proposed layout of a luxury RV park and wine
tasting room, that he wants to build at the north entrance to Dundee, at
the corner of Fox Farm Road and Highway 99W.

Planners to review high-end RV park

Tasting room already approved for 99W site

Floating circus in Newberg Friday

NEWBERG — Flotsam! River Circus will be performing from 7 to 9:30 p.m. in Rogers Landing park in Newberg on Friday, July 26, The group is rafting down the Willamette River, giving performances in ...

Newberg murder case co-defendant sentenced

LaZelle Burnell, whose son, Jack, was shot to death Jan. 12, 2018, in the 100 block of East Second Street in Newberg, told Judge Ladd Wiles Tuesday morning how it had already been a difficult week for ...

News-Register file photo##The palatial estate borders the Willamette River.

Del Mar up for auction

After two years on the market, the estate of the late Del Smith, businessman and founder of the Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum, is up for auction, with a minimum bid set of $2.25 million. Bids are ...

Newberg targets traffic enforcement

NEWBERG — The Newberg-Dundee Police Department will target enforcement of specific traffic and pedestrian violations on First Street — Highway 99W — between Main and River streets throughout ...

Al Blodgett

Longtime Newberg fire chief dies

NEWBERG -- Longtime Newberg Fire Chief Al Blodgett, who had retired after 50 years with the department, died Saturday, June 29.  Services have not yet been scheduled. A 1958 Newberg High School graduate, ...

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