Commissioners hear six hours of trail testimony

Farmers filled the McMinnville Civic Hall to capacity and beyond Thursday to give testimony on the potential impact of the proposed Yamhelas Westsider Trails. Yamhill County Commissioners took six hours ...

Along the Street: Carlton evokes speakeasy era new event

Carlton holds Cocktail Walk Half a dozen establishments in Carlton have joined to create the Carlton Cocktail Walk, with its initial run from 1 to 6 p.m. Saturday, March 9. Participating businesses include ...

Carlton police to host 'Impact' meeting

CARLTON — Police officers will explain what they do and how they operate at a Project Impact meeting, which will start at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 7, in Carlton City Hall. Refreshments will be provided. Chief ...

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Families could walk through Carlton s downtown, searching for Seuss characters, in addition to reading and playing games at the Read Across America event hosted by the Yamhill-Carlton Child Development Center.

Families read together at Seuss event

Children big and children small, brought their parents, short and tall, to Carlton’s third-annual Read Across America Dr. Seuss Birthday party — and all had a ball. The event celebrates ...

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Several sheriff deputies arrived Thursday afternoon to tell men to leave the Hendricks Road property or face arrest. They drove away, and the site was turned over to representatives of the estate.

Men leave contentious Carlton property

Yamhill County Sheriff’s deputies ushered five men off the contentious property at 7351 N.E. Hendricks Road, Carlton, about 2:30 p.m. Thursday. Patrick O’Rourke, Marshall Gross, Wayne Gross, ...

Tickets available for Carlton Observatory Project fundraiser

CARLTON — Tickets are available for a gala dinner and auction that will benefit the Carlton Observatory Project, which is planning to build a planetarium for educational and public viewing. The ...

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Vietnam veteran Robert Moxley talks to a Yamhill-Carlton High School class about his experiences as a Marine in battle. He was shot, peppered with schrapnel and bayonetted in Vietnam.

Y-C students chronicle legacies of local vets

YAMHILL — About 10 minutes before the end of the school day, Yamhill-Carlton High School’s vice principal made an announcement over the intercom. Tiger wrestlers were about to leave for the ...

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Brian Suverly asks a question of a witness during the eviction trial Friday. He and others who ve been living at 7351 N.E. Hendricks Road, Carlton, said they d been too busy defending themselves to start moving from the site.

Court orders men off Hendricks Road property

 

Concerned Carlton-area residents among dozens in attendance at trial

Rusty Rae / News-Register##Attorney Steve Cox and estate representative Grace Snidow appear in court along with Hendricks Road residents Brian Suverly, Jack Pettit, Patrick O Rourke, Wayne Gross and Marshall Gross.

Court orders men to vacate Hendricks Road property

The men living at 7351 N.E. Hendricks Road, Carlton, have been ordered to vacate the property by Thursday. Yamhill County Circuit Court Judge Jennifer Chapman found in favor of the estate of the deceased ...

Charges dismissed in domestic case

All charges have been dismissed against a former Carlton resident and practicing Alaska dentist in connection with the alleged physical and sexual assault of his girlfriend at the time. Judge Cynthia ...

Hendricks Road campers will go to trial

Five men living in RVs at 7351 N.E. Hendricks Road filed for a trial date Tuesday after failing to negotiate a settlement with an attorney representing the property owner’s estate. Trial is set ...

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Evergreen Aviation Executive Director John Rasmussen gives a tour of the air museum to American Legion Commander Brett Reistad and Oregon Department Commander Tom Harris.

National commander visits local Legion posts

The first thing Brett Reistad, national commander of the American Legion, noticed when he arrived at Carlton Memorial Post 173 was the honor guard patch on Max Wert’s jacket. “I’m honor ...

Yamhill shooting suspect remains in custody

Richard Mershon, charged with shooting Yamhill resident David Trivelpiece in the neck in November 2017 outside the former Zippy’s Pizza in Yamhill, has been lodged in the Yamhill County Jail ...

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As eviction deadline approached, campers placed signs in view of Hendricks Road, including one that says veterans and a senior are living on the property.  We are Americans with rights,  another sign says.

Hendricks Road campers stay put

CARLTON — The eviction deadline requiring campers to vacate 7351 N.E. Hendricks Road, just east of the Carlton city limits, passed this week with little change to the property. Campers remained ...

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Fire Writers conference panelist Teresa Klepinger, a children s author, center, talks about what she does when suffering from writer s block. She suggested joining a writing group or giving  yourself permission to take a break.

Conference sparks students to write

NEWBERG — Lorelei Lubbes, a sophomore at Dayton High School, was eager to attend the first Fire Writers Conference because — like the 150 other students at the event — she considers herself ...

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