A day in the life

Welcome to my world

Beyond the bon-bons

Even simple tasks are a challenge with two little ones in tow

Pair of summer music festivals announce lineups

Local, regional bands featured in both events

Short film festival welcomes submissions

Public screening of winning movies set for Oct. 11

Mmm, summer ... so, who's cooking?

Bountiful produce hasn't made making meals any easier

Submitted photoOregon Crusaders drumline members Josh Pancarte, Nick Heck, Jay Reddicks, Zach Garner and Conner Darling practice in May. They’ll be joined by brass musicians and other marchers for the Drums of Fire show Thursday in McMinnville and performances across the nation later this summer.

Drums of Fire to feature marching musicians

Event is Thursday in Mac High football stadium

News-Register file photoArm wrestlers Donovan Williams and Jaymes Bannorseall put some muscle into it during last year’s Old-Fashioned Fourth of July festival.

Willamina ready to light the sky

Old Fashioned Fourth fireworks the only game in town this year

How to safeguard your Medicare card

Consumer advocates have called for a new form of identification

Willamina Old Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration breako::1

If you goWhat: Willamina Old-Fashioned Fourth of JulyWhen: Thursday and Friday, July 3 and 4Where: Throughout the communityHow: Thursday, July 3: Community barbecue with music by Countryside Ride, Lamson ...

News-Register file photoFilm crews gather near gas flames used to simulate a forest fire during the making of “Fire,” a 1977 made-for-TV movie filmed in part at the Flying M Ranch near Yamhill.

Disaster strikes twice

1970s moviemakers wreaked havoc on Western Oregon

Marcus Larson/News-RegisterAspiring producer Austin House plays a sample track in the studio he set up in his parents’ home.

Making beats with the best

Dayton man performs in Times Square as competition finalist

Gadgets a no-go for this puppy

Fiddlesticks picks homemade toys over interactive ones

Orchard of wonders

Fruit-filled trees were pure magic to this ranch girl

News-Register file photoYee-haw! Stick horse riders race to the finish during last year’s Carlton Fun Days celebration. The annual event also features a rubber duck race, live music, food and more.

'Great Little Town' plans big-time fun

Carlton Fun Days scheduled June 27-28

Granary District hosts evening Flix

Series starts July 11