Rockne Roll/News-Register##Multnomah Greyhound Park in Wood Village was recently purchased by the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde.

Grand Ronde Tribe purchases race track

GRAND RONDE — Tribal lobbyist Justin Martin, a former professional baseball player, thinks the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde leaders has hit a home run with its purchase of the former Multnomah ...

Toddler's meth ingestion leads to charges

A Grand Ronde man is facing assault, endangering, mistreatment and neglect charges in connection with a toddler’s ingestion of methamphetamine at her mother’s McMinnville apartment. Matthew ...

Grant would enhance Willamina High

WILLAMINA — A new ag, metal and woodworking shop is taking shape at Willamina High School. Should the district secure a $400,000 Career and Technical Education Revitalization Grant through ...

Rockne Roll/News-Register##Jesse Medley (7) and Justin Trimble (23) celebrate Medley’s second receiving touchdown of the night Friday evening in McMinnville s 28-7 victory over McKay.

One is fun, but two is better for Grizzlies

Spartans limited to 52 yards of offense against Horizon Christian

Sheridan drug deal was a ruse

Two West Valley men had no intention of selling heroin to a man they allegedly robbed last Friday, authorities say. They just used that to lure him to the backyard of a residence on Northwest Yamhill Street ...

Crash claims Portland man

WILLAMINA — A Portland man died Sunday night in a single-vehicle crash on the Highway 18B off-ramp to Willamina. His vehicle left the roadway, struck a utility pole and tree, slid down an embankment ...

Willamina recruitment hits snag

WILLAMINA — Lack of full attendance Thursday prevented the Willamina City Council from approving a job description and starting the hiring process for a new city manager. It also prevented the council ...

Mark Gordon Chaney, left, and Jacob Michael Sones.

Charges brought in drug deal ripoff

SHERIDAN — Two Sheridan men were arrested Friday afternoon after allegedly attacking and robbing a man who had agreed to sell them heroin. The Yamhill County Sheriff’s Office identified the ...

Sheridan eyes sewer and water rate hikes

SHERIDAN — Sheridan residents are facing potential rate hikes of 3.61 percent for water and 3.21 percent for sewer on Jan. 1. Those increases are still subject to city council approval, but are ...

Cause undetermined in fatal crash

SHERIDAN — Investigators have ruled out both alcohol and speed as factors in a fatal motorcycle crash that occurred Wednesday, Sept. 23, on Red Prairie Road. Sgt. Mark Garton of the Polk County ...

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McMinnville students and players celebrate the Grizzlies  first win of the season on the field at Wortman Stadium on Thursday, Oct. 8.

Sweet Homecoming for Grizzlies

Agcaoili-Ostrom, McMinnville wear down West Albany; Dayton pulls away from Willamina

'Murder Quilt' on display

WILLAMINA -- A replica of the Willamina Murder Quilt, made by local quilters, will be on display through Nov. 14 at the Willamina Museum of Local History. The original quilt memorialized the mysterious ...

Anthony Gray Aldeguer

Mac man allegedly opens fire on raft

SHERIDAN — A McMinnville man stands accused of firing multiple shots at two individuals Friday afternoon as they were pulling their raft from the water northeast of Sheridan at the Green Bridge. Anthony ...

Jason Guerra

Theft ring defendant sent to prison

At Jason Guerra’s plea and sentencing hearing, Yamhill County Circuit Court Judge John Collins reminded him he had a long history of burglary and theft and advised him it was time he changed his ...

Rentsch, Spartans survive extra volleyball with Pirates

Anderson, Otter pace Willamina in five-set win over Amity

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