Submitted photo##DeBritto at the Jan. 6 rally in Washington D.C.

Newberg School Board member attended Jan. 6 in DC

One of the Newberg School District members appointed earlier this year attended the Jan. 6 rally in Washington, D.C. Photographs show Raquel Peregrino de Brito standing in a crowd outside, wearing a red ...

Newberg School District seeking bids for communications company

The Newberg School District has posted a request for bids for a new communications company, after Superintendent Stephen Phillips was criticized for hiring a company with ties to school board members, ...

Clerk candidates take different approaches to campaign fund

Yamhill County’s two contenders for the office of County Clerk, both political newcomers, are taking different approaches to their campaigns. Incumbent Keri Hinton has been receiving enthusiastic ...

Candidates file for city offices

Six mayoral races will be decided Nov. 8

Challenger steps forward in clerk's race

Newberg’s Cory Fribley believes he could bring ‘fresh approach’ to post

Newberg woman killed in crash

A 27-year-old Newberg woman was killed Thursday, Aug. 18, in a single-vehicle crash on Northeast Mineral Springs Road near Gun Club Road, according to the Yamhill County Multi-Agency Traffic Team. Sheriff’s ...

DEQ seeks public comment on Dundee sewage permit

The state Department of Environmental Quality is seeking public comment on its proposal to renew a permit allowing the city of Dundee to discharge treated sewage water into the Willamette River. Members ...

Newberg initiative petition fails first round of signature

Backers seek to propose measure banning temporary housing near schools

Student sues Newberg School District, board members

Suit claims district leaders’ influence led to bullying of LGBTQ youth in February

Commissioners approve permit for Street of Dreams

Organizers expect 40,000 visitors during three-week event

Newberg school district losing dozens of teachers and admin

The Newberg School District is witnessing a staff exodus that has left its district offices short-handed for months. Since November, some 56 staff members have either resigned or retired, including 29 ...

Lawsuits involving members of school board are moving slowly

Four lawsuits involving members of the Newberg School Board are proceeding slowly in multiple courts. School board members Dave Brown, Brian Shannon, Renee Powell and Trevor DeHart have been the focus ...

News-Register file photo##The crowd in front of Edwards Elementary School cheers as colorfully decorated cars drive by in last year’s Pride Month car parade in Newberg.

Events celebrate Pride Month

Wine Country Pride will host a whole rainbow of events to mark National Pride Month, which runs throughout June. A parade, drag shows, a street fair, a queer wine festival, and more, are planned to highlight ...

News-Register file photo##Allen Methven pours wine for guests during an hors d’oeuvres reception in the Methven Family Vineyards tasting room in 2012. Methven died Monday, March 14.

Dentist and vintner Allen Methven dies at age 74

Allen Methven, patriarch of Methven Family Vineyards near Dayton and a longtime dentist, died Monday, March 14. He was 74. A celebration of life is being planned for June. “Allen has always ...

Newberg School District employees placed on leave after TikTok video

Newberg School District is back in the news this week, after two employees were placed on administrative leave because of a TikTok video they made. The school district has not named the two, but media ...