Newberg to celebrate old-fashioned fun

The Newberg Old Fashioned Festival, “A Portrait of our Community,” will run Thursday through Sunday, July 28 to 31, in Memorial Park and other venues throughout the city. The annual summer ...

Dayton festival to feature parade, music, reunions

Dayton Old-Timers’ Weekend, July 29-31, will kick off with a parade and music Friday night, followed by a weekend of reunions, a pancake breakfast, bingo and the Dayton Fire Department’s traditional ...

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Sylvia and Kent Taylor and the latest addition to their family, labradoodle puppy Mac, named for McMinnville. Kent Taylor was McMinnville city manager for many years until he retired to have more time for gardening.

Stopping By/Yard of the Month: Mac couple's garden unplanned by design

Colorful and spiritual yard produces welcome surprises

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Paul (Evan Tait) and Corie (Larissa Miller) share a moment of newlywed bliss in “Barefoot in the Park.” The Gallery show is set in the 1960s and features costumes and set decorations from that era.

"Barefoot" to open at Gallery

“Barefoot in the Park,” an observational comedy that the director says is as relevant today as when it debuted in the 1960s, will open Friday, July 29, at Gallery Theater. The show will play ...

Commissioners hold first reading of term limits amendment

The county board of commissioners held its first reading Thursday of an amendment to remove term limits for all elected county officials except commissioners. Voting on the issue is scheduled for Aug. ...

State epidemiologists encourages masking

Health authorities encourage state residents to mask as COVID spreads

County holds over hearing on proposed Bed and Breakfast

Yamhill County Commissioners heard testimony last week about another proposed bed and breakfast, to be operated by an employee of the property owner, this one located on Red Shot Lane west of Carlton. ...

Amity serving up pancakes Sunday

The annual Amity Pancake Breakfast, sponsored by the Amity Fire District volunteer staff, will be held from 6 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday, July 24, at City Park, which is bordered to the north and south by Fourth ...

Rusty Rae/News-Register##Katrina Kent, Karissa Fretwell s sister, told Michael Wolfe he s a  lying, vindictive coward  during his sentencing hearing.

Double-murderer Wolfe receives life sentence

Nyla Bales, Karissa Fretwell’s mother, told Michael Wolfe to “live long and miserable” moments before he was sentenced to life in prison for murdering Karissa and their son, William “Billy” ...

Open burning banned throughout county

Open burning is banned throughout Yamhill County, the Yamhill County Fire Defense Board announced Monday. The ban covers all backyard burning, field burning and other agricultural burning both ...

Golf event benefits vets

The fourth-annual Salute to Veterans Golf Classic will open at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 23, at Michelbook Country Club in McMinnville. All players, both military and non-military, are welcome. Cost is $75 ...

Three Mile Lane plan comes to hearing Tuesday night

Mac council also to look at prohibited camping, psilocybin center ban

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The new CRUSH arts publication is available in bright-colored boxes at Flag & Wire Coffee and other locations.

Along the Street: CRUSH publication hits streets

Visit McMinnville started a new monthly arts and culture publication, called CRUSH, in June. It includes information about upcoming events, such as exhibits, plays and other arts-related activities. Free ...

Barrel roll: Evasion, ForeLand debut Oregon Brewers Festival

Evasion Brewing and ForeLand Beer of McMinnville will pour new releases July 28-30 at the Oregon Brewers Festival in Portland, back after a two-year hiatus. The festival beer field is smaller than past ...

Speaker series looks at history of Chinese in Mac

City of McMinnville’s Historical Speaker Series continues at 5:30 p.m. on July 26, with Tiffany Henness recounting the life and times of Chinese-American families who lived, worked and owned businesses ...