Two Newberg bicyclists struck; wife killed, husband critically injured

Tis article originally was posted on Sept. 9. It was updated on Sept. 11. NEWBERG — Two Newberg bicyclists were struck by a sport utility vehicle Tuesday night adjacent to the Ewing Young Elementary ...

News-Register file photo##Kaite Weaver is honored with a toast and applause after winning a prize in the lederhosen contest during last year’s Oktoberfest in Newberg.

Newberg to host Oktoberfest

Roll out the barrel — Newberg is hosting its fourth annual Oktoberfest Friday and Saturday, Sept. 11-12, in the city’s Memorial Park.  The event is sponsored by the Newberg Early ...

Steven Scott Smith

Newberg High gunfire leads to charges

NEWBERG — A Newberg man has been charged in connection with shots fired near the Newberg High School athletic field Thursday night during a girls’ soccer match. The gunfire led players, ...

Senior exercise program offered

A movie about the senior exercise program Strong for Life will be shown from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16, a the Chehalem Senior Center, 101 W. Foothills Drive, Newberg. The event will also give ...

Fumble, late touchdown foil George Fox football

Schroeder rushes for two touchdowns in nonleague loss

Newberg chooses police assessment firm

NEWBERG — The city of Newberg has chosen the Massachusetts firm of Strategic Policy Partnership LLC to perform an assessment of the Newberg-Dundee Police Department. The review will begin later this ...

Newberg settles with manager on terms

The city of Newberg released a statement Friday afternoon finalizing terms of the resignation of City Manager Jacque Betz, who has spent recent weeks on paid administrative leave. It listed Aug. 20 as ...

Newberg release press release announcing Betz's resignation

The City of Newberg released a statement Friday afternoon announcing the resignation of former CIty Manager Jacque Betz. It states that Betz's last day as manager was Aug. 20.  The city promised ...

Seat belt enforcement becomes top priority

Yamhill County law enforcement agencies will focus patrols on seat belt and child safety seat enforcement through Sunday, Sept. 6. Funding for increased patrols is paid for by the Oregon Department of ...

Reporter removed from executive session

The Oregonian’s Ian Kullgren was removed from a Newberg City Council closed door meeting Monday evening after Mayor Bob Andrews felt he had violated the rules surrounding an executive session.  During ...

Betz reaches settlement with Newberg, will resign

(Updated Friday, Aug. 21, with additional information) Embattled Newberg City Manager Jacuque Betz will resign from her position after she reached a settlement with the city. Betz will receive six months’ ...

Rockne Roll / News-Register##Newberg’s Hoover-Minthorn House Museum was dedicated in 1955 with former President Herbert Hoover, then 81 years old, in attendance.

Meet Mr. Hoover

Newberg museum reintroduces visitors to the president they thought they knew

Brian Casey

Misconduct allegations behind placing Casey on leave, chief responds

New details emerge in city hall scandal after release of police report

No answers as Betz remains on leave

NEWBERG — Embattled Newberg City Manager Jacque Betz, hired from outside just over a year ago, will remain on paid administrative leave for the foreseeable future.  Mayor Bob Andrews ...

Newberg city manager is exonerated

NEWBERG — The Marion County District Attorney’s Office has found no basis to allegations that Newberg City Manager Jacque Betz violated the law in placing Newberg-Dundee Police Chief ...