Mac council bans loaded open carry in public places

The McMinnville City Council banned the open carry of loaded guns in public places Tuesday. The move occured after the city learned its previous rule banning guns outright from city parks did not ...

Starla Pointer / News-Register##Maddy Tuning cuts a door on the police car she’s helping to make for National Night Out. Kids’ cars will be
displayed at the event Tuesday, Aug. 4, in Carlton’s upper park.

National Night Out brings neighbors together

Neighbors will gather and get to know each other better at National Night Out events Tuesday, Aug. 4. Locally, events are scheduled at Discovery Meadows Park in McMinnville, in Amity City Park and in ...

Along the Street: Mac hospital most profitable in Oregon

McMinnville’s Willamette Valley Medical Center is the most profitable hospital in Oregon, according to a report released earlier this month by the Oregon Health Authority, which collects and ...

Commissioners OK dog kennel contract

The Yamhill County commissioners unanimously approved Thursday a contract under which McMinnville’s Pet Stop Inn will host county strays. The private kennel, serving to replace the county’s ...

Five hurt in crash

SHERIDAN — Five local youth suffered injuries last Saturday morning in a single-vehicle crash north of Highway 18B at the intersection of Southwest Cherry Hill Road and Regia Drive. The ...

Linfield lands grant

Linfield College has won a $100,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to help fund an interdisciplinary Arts and Humanities in Action program, designed to foster career-oriented learning activities ...

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Register##Elsie Duyn kisses her goat after moving on to the next round in the Yamhill County Fair 4H Pygmy Goat Showmanship Competition on July 29.

 
Goats take the stage at county fair

McKenzie and Todd Halleman, siblings from Newberg, led their goats around the show ring Wednesday with the other advanced class contestants. Their aim was to display the best qualities of their charges, ...

Marcus Larson/News-Register##Chloe Holveck evaluates a hen during a special judging contest for FFA students. The Yamhill County Fair and Rodeo continues today and Saturday.

County Fair continues through Saturday

Concerts, livestock exhibits and auctions, craft displays, carnival rides, rodeo competition and a wide array of edibles are on the schedule as the 161st annual Yamhill County Fair & Rodeo continues ...

Submitted photo##The Rosu family lost everything after two fires burned their house.

Family burned out twice in 48 hours

Losing everything they owned to a pair of fires that broke out within 48 hours of each other was devastating enough. Learning the second fire may have been deliberately set left members of a McMinnville ...

Artist of the hour

Downtown gallery features clockmaker’s creations

Cooperative Ministries loses both pastors

The McMinnville church known for its aggressive and controversial efforts to help the homeless people now finds itself pastorless. McMinnville Cooperative Ministries, a joint venture of the Methodist ...

Kickball tournament benefits Mac library

A kickball tournament to benefit the McMinnville Public Library runs from 1:30 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8. This is the second year the Kick it for the Library Kickball Tournament will be held at Joe ...

Holladay to lead Linfield women’s golf

McMinnville High School graduate Jordan Holladay, a four-year letterman for the Grizzlies’ boys golf team, is taking over the women’s golf program at Linfield, the school announced Friday. Holladay, ...

Last two Brown Bags are evening concerts

The final two concerts in this year’s popular summer Brown Bag series will be held in the early evening rather than noon. The free concerts will run 5:30 to 7 p.m. the Thursdays of July 30 and Aug. ...

Council to consider ban on guns

The McMinnville City Council will consider an ordinance Tuesday banning openly carrying loaded weapons in public places.  The city had previously sought to ban guns from its parks altogether. But ...

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