Carlton Council to meet Tuesday

CARLTON -- Council members will open a public hearing on a proposed zone change and comprehensive plan amendment when they meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Carlton City Hall. The hearing will be part of a public ...

Yamhill asks voters for new fire pumper, breathing

YAMHILL — Voters in the Yamhill Fire Protection District will decide May 21 whether to fund a five-year local option levy to replace a fire pumper and buy new air supply masks and units. The district ...

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During Carlton s Easter Egg hunt, Jeremy Dewar points out an egg to his daughter Lilith Dewar-LaRoche. The 18-month-old ignored and picked up three other eggs, dropping two of them during her search.

Children race for Easter eggs

The Easter Bunny was extra generous this year, sprinkling parks across Yamhill County with colorful eggs Saturday morning. Children made quick work of the Easter egg hunts scheduled in Sheridan, Amity, ...

Y-C chooses new high school principal

YAMHILL — Clint Raever has been named principal of Yamhill-Carlton High School, Superintendent Charan Cline announced Monday afternoon. Raever was one of three finalists interviewed by administrators, ...

Three principal finalists visit Y-C schools

YAMHILL — Three candidates for the Yamhill-Carlton High School principal job visited with school district teachers, classified staff members, parents and students Thursday. The district plans to ...

YCIS team qualifies for nationals

YAMHILL — A team of sixth-graders from Yamhill-Carlton Intermediate School has qualified for the national GeoChallenge competition. The Vicious Nillas won first place and a $1,000 prize in the regional ...

Carlton police seeking reserves

CARLTON -- In hopes of restarting its police reserve program, the Carlton police department is seeking volunteers to work with its fulltime officers. Volunteer reserves would work side-by-side with professionals ...

Yamhill-Carlton students to benefit from 'Night of the Arts'

CARLTON — “A Night of the Arts: Mission Impossible” will help the Yamhill-Carlton Education Foundation provide scholarships for students graduating from Y-C High School. The fundraiser ...

Kate Twitchell Kaufmann

Former local resident's book examines childlessness

Kate Twitchell Kaufmann loved living in Carlton —it was a great community and she made many friends, including those she met while volunteering at the elementary school and participating in plays ...

Commissioners approve trail segment for second time

Yamhill County Commissioners Thursday approved a section of the Yamhelas Westsider Trail between Yamhill and Carlton, declaring for a second time they do not believe it will cause a significant change ...

Opponents to appeal trail contract award

Local farmers John Van Dyke and Bryan Schmidt have notified the state Land Use Board of Appeals of their intent to appeal county award of a design contract for three bridges intended for the initial segment ...

Yamhill man indicted on Measure 11 sex charges

A Yamhill resident has been indicted by a Yamhill County grand jury on 16 Measure 11 child sex abuse charges, several of which also fall under Jessica’s Law. Jessica’s Law mandates a minimum ...

Yamhill looking for past firefighters for celebration

YAMHILL — The Yamhill Fire Protection District will rededicate its fire station and recognize volunteer firefighters and board members on Saturday, April 6. The district is seeking former volunteers ...

Trail testimony due Thursday

All parties have more time to offer written testimony on the trail: until 5 p.m. on Thursday, March 14. It should be delivered or mailed to the county planning department, at 525 N.E. Fourth Street, McMinnville, ...

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Details of a proposed bridge along the Yamhelas Westsider Trail.

Farmers detail harm feared from trail

Given the opportunity to re-state their concerns about impacts from the Yamhelas Westsider Trail, farmers turned out in force Thursday to spend hours testifying to the Yamhill County board of commissioners. The ...

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