Linfield commencement ceremony set May 29

Linfield University will graduate more than 330 students, including 60 nursing students, on Sunday, May 29, its first traditional in-person commencement ceremony since 2019. Students from the ...

Along the Street: Alpine Cleaners participates in aid to Ukraine

Alpine Cleaners in McMinnville and other members of the Oregon Dry Cleaners Association have donated $5,000 to Mercy Corps to be used for humanitarian aid in the Ukraine crisis. The dry cleaning ...

## VanDeWalle

Yamhill dairy ambassador vies for title

Hanna VanDeWalle, who has represented the dairy industry this year as Yamhill-Polk Counties Dairy Princess Ambassador, will compete Saturday for the state title. VanDeWalle, 20, grew up in Carlton ...

Chef over the moon about her new takeout restaurant

Selene’s Kitchen — named for Greek moon goddess — offers salads, soups and sandwiches to-go   Kathy Messervy, who owns the new Selene’s Kitchen in downtown McMinnville, fell ...

Turkey Rama returns in July

Turkey Rama will return Friday and Saturday, July 8 and 9, with food and vendor booths, family activities, music and other entertainment, according to the McMinnville Area Chamber of Commerce. “We ...

## Akiyama

Bishop to visit Mac church

The bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Oregon will visit St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in McMinnville to lead worship services Sunday, May 29. Bishop Diana Akiyama will lead the Holy Eucharist ...

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Chase Estep shows off the cards for Bandada, the new board game he created for 1 or 2 players. His game debuted recently at a party for supporters at Bierly Brewing in downtown McMinnville.

Flights of fancy: Locally made board game makes its debut

Chase Estep likes to travel the world looking for birds, all while sitting in his living room, turning over cards and rolling dice. He “travels” by playing the solo version of “Bandada,” ...

Rusty Rae/News-Register ## Legendary Southern California automobile customizer and metal fabricator Gene Winfield put his expertise on display at Willamina High School earlier this month. He’s 94 years old, but as one student was quick to point out, “He’s still got it.”

Man of Steel: Legendary car designer, fabricator visits Willamina

Corey Fong teaches art at Bethlehem High School in Delmar, New York, an Albany suburb, 150 miles north of New York City. On a Tuesday morning earlier this month, Fong boarded a plane in Albany, flew to ...

Salinas, Erickson to face off

Democrat Andrea Salinas of Lake Oswego and Republican Mike Erickson of Lake Oswego will face off in November for the new U.S. House District 6 seat. Both candidates won their primaries in Tuesday’s ...

Former Sheridan FCI staffer pleads guilty to bribery, contraband smuggling

 
 

This case was investigated by the FBI with assistance from the Federal Bureau of Prisons. It is
being prosecuted by Ethan Knight and Katherine Rykken, Assistant U.S. Attorneys for the
District of Orego

Starrett increases lead; Johnston, Wytoski headed to runoff; Amity, Dayton, Sheridan money measures passing

County election results are available online at Count_CumulativeReport (yamhill.or.us). Statewide election results are available at Oregon Secretary of State (oregonvotes.gov)   Starrett ...

N-R issues scam email alert


 

 

## Edington

Chainsaw attacker convicted

A Salem man, who used a chainsaw to cut into the driver’s side of a vehicle with two people inside in a March 2022 incident, was found guilty by a Yamhill County jury of one count each of ...

School board awards construction contract

The Willamina School Board awarded the middle school construction contract to Scholten Construction Inc. of Willamina on a unanimous vote at this month’s meeting. The project will add six ...

Operation Generation holds fundraiser dinner

Operation Generation, a housing complex for families and senior residents, holds a kickoff fundraiser 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 20, at Praise Church, 8930 N.E. Third St. Tickets for the dinner ...