TEDx Salon event planned

A TEDx Salon, featuring discussion, TEDx speakers live and on video, and food and beverages, is planned Tuesday, July 23, in McMinnville. The Mac Market, 1140 N.E. Alpine Avenue, will host the event from ...

A (sock) hop for Henderson House planned

Henderson House, a local nonprofit that provides support for victims of violence, will hold a sock hop fundraiser on Wednesday, July 17. All proceeds will go to support Henderson House. This family friendly ...

Turkey Rama car show today

Turkey Rama continues today with a car show running from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Third Street.  Car owners are asked to arrive between 8 and 9 a.m. Sunday. Registration on site is $25 per vehicle.  McMinnville’s ...

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Students in the July 1-5 STARS day camp enjoy bowling at Walnut City
Lanes on Friday. They also visited McMinnville City Park, the public
library and the pool during the week.

STARS camps attract students

Dozens of local children are attending camp this summer, almost in their own backyard. The McMinnville Parks and Recreation Department is hosting weeklong day camps for students in grades one through ...

Rusy Rae/News-Register##Presiding Judge Cynthia Easterday listens to Michael Wolfe s defense team.

Restraint motion will be filed in Wolfe murder case

Attorneys for Michael Wolfe, charged with murdering Karissa Fretwell, a 25-year-old single mother from Salem, and her three-year-old son, William “Billy” Fretwell II, told Yamhill County Circuit ...

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The Payne family -- from center left, Emily, Erin, Patrick, Madison, and
Conner -- watch with awe as fireworks fill the skies above the Evergreen
museums. Thousands of people attended.

Mac Fourth of July event draws thousands

Thousands of people turned out to celebrate Independence Day and watch Yamhill County’s fireworks show at the Evergreen Aviation & Space Museums. Crowds exceeded last year’s turnout of ...

Fire destroys McMinnville residence

Firefighters from multiple agencies responded about 2 p.m. Sunday to a fully-involved house fire at 1407 N.E. Second Court, behind the Jim Doran dealership on the edge of downtown McMinnville. No injuries ...

Homeless forum crowd says county needs to take action

Yamhill County needs a more coordinated response to the complex problems of homelessness, a crowd of residents told county Commissioner Casey Kulla Monday night. They also recommended getting more ...

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In her new statewide job, Jami Fluke will use experience gained during eight years as Dayton High School principal, including working with Innovate Dayton to change the way education is delivered.

Jami Fluke: Still an educator, still a Pirate

DAYTON — Although she’s setting sail on an unexpected, even uncharted, course, Jami Fluke is still a Pirate at heart. Fluke, who steered the Dayton High School ship since 2011, is switching ...

Outdoor music series kick off this week

Music will fill the air in on Tuesdays and Thursdays as “Concerts in the City” get underway in McMinnville. The McMinnville Downtown Association and the Parks & Recreation Department have ...

Along the Street: Minimum-wage workers now earn $11.25 per

Minimum wage in Yamhill County increased to $11.25 per hour July 1. Minimum wage for all Oregon workers increased by 50 cents, but wages vary from county to county. Yamhill County and other “standard ...

Mac School Board to meet on Monday

McMinnville School Board will consider a Healthy and Safe Schools plan and a school improvement plan at its July business meeting on Monday. The public session will start at 7:30 p.m. in the district office, ...

Air show on course for McMinnville debut

Plans to bring the Oregon International Air Show to McMinnville Friday and Saturday, Sept. 20 and 22, continue apace, said City Manager Jeff Towery. Those plans call for an appearance by the Royal Air ...

Council cancels for lack of agenda

The regular McMinnville City Council meeting originally scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 9, has been cancelled. City Recorder Melissa Bisset told the News-Register the meeting was cancelled because ...

Signatures submitted to repeal care center law

Representatives of the Oregon Health Care Association say they have collected 5,000 petition signatures to place a measure on the November ballot to overturn a McMinn-ville law requiring care centers to ...

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