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Rusty Rae/News-Register##A homeowner on Filbert Street in McMinnville begins the cleanup process after a 40-year-old pin oak fell during February’s ice storm. By Sunday, the owner had cleared enough of the downed tree that he could move his SUV to the other side of the driveway

 
2021 In Review Part 2: Normal? Not quite

... who took office in January, after her election campaign was heavily funded by farmers opposed to the Yamhelas Westsider Trail. Constituents became upset, not only at Berschauer’s vote to end the county’s ...

 
2021 was year best forgotten; let’s commit to better in 2022

... ice storm wreaked havoc in January. The Organic Valley Creamery succumbed to a spectacular fire. The Yamhelas Westsider Trail fell victim to partisan politics. Linfield University suffered torrents of largely self-inflicted ...

 
Letters to the Editor: Dec. 17, 2021

... day-to-day life in Yamhill County. And, yes, it would be best for residents if that vision could include the Yamhelas Westsider Trail and Whiteson Park, giving residents places to ride bikes, hike trails and explore nature. Steven ...

 
It’s time county made parks a much higher local priority

... far the most acreage and potential, the 94-acre Whiteson/Monroe Landing river frontage and the 17-mile Yamhelas Westsider Trail railroad right of way, remain undeveloped — and in the case of the potential local, ...

 
Letters to the Editor: Nov. 5, 2021

... Thornton Yamhill  Trails farm-friendly I received a slick glossy brochure titled, “The Truth About the Yamhelas-Westsider Trail,” prepared by the Oregon Family Farm Association. I finally took the time to quickly ...

 
Letters to the Editor: Oct. 29, 2021

... special deal to Waste Management, costing the county more than $2 million. Because of your vote on the Yamhelas Trail, we also have to pay the state back for more than $1 million in grants. Because of your vote on ...

Berschauer recall group says it’s reached signatures goal

... pointing to her vote, along with that of Commissioner Mary Starrett, to end pursuit of permits to build the Yamhelas Westsider Trail, and her vote with Starrett to enact a “Second Amendment ordinance” purporting ...

Mailer seeks to make Berschauer recall a referendum on the trail

... Tigard, sending out a mailer this week that attempts to turn the recall effort into a referendum on the Yamhelas Westsider Trail. The association does not reveal who its board of directors is on its website, however, ...

 
Letters to the Editor: Oct. 16, 2021

... about her actions resulting in Yamhill County having to pay back $1.1 million in grant money for the Yamhelas Westsider Trail, or the $75,000 laid out to disassemble a trail bridge? The list goes on and on. Yamhill ...

 
Letters to the Editor: Oct. 8, 2021

... I concluded the following: First, Commissioner Berschauer is charged with ending development of the Yamhelas Westsider Trail. She did furnish the second vote necessary to do this, as promised when she ran. The ...

Letters to the editor: Sept. 24, 2021

... tangible benefit, and by refusing to let the LUBA process go forward to mitigate concerns about the Yamhelas Westsider trail. That’s not displaying good judgment or fiscal responsibility. She’s shown ...

Board approves decommission of trail bridge

... Hollow bridge, although the Chehalem Parks and Recreation District is considering trying to complete the Yamhelas Westsider Trail the bridge was designed to serve. “A lot of money has already been spent on this ...

Survey shows trail support

... Parks and Recreation District is touting the results of a recent survey showing strong support for the Yamhelas Westsider Trail, Yamhill County commissioners are preparing to approve a contract to decommission the ...

County extends contract with retired attorney

... a full year and discussed criticisms of his work representing the county in its effort to build the Yamhelas Westsider Trail. “My concern is we have a group of constituents who have come forward, who are ...

Letters to the editor: Aug. 13, 2021

... Hunter McMinnville   Where was the vote? Dear Commissioner Berschauer: I was surprised to hear you raise the Yamhelas Westsider Trail earlier this month as you were admonishing the city of Newberg to take its proposed ...

Recall group files complaint

... with most debates involving Berschauer, some of the online conversation devolved to debating about the Yamhelas Westsider Trail.  --- On her Facebook post, Shaw included a meme showing a mailbox partially ...

Letters to the editor: Aug. 6, 2021

... definitions describe the petition to recall Yamhill County Commissioner Lindsay Berschauer. They emanate from Yamhelas Westsider Trail efforts, nearly a decade old now. In 2012, the commissioners trusted a report that ...

Group files Berschauer recall petition

... business grant to her consulting company. The cost allegation refers to her vote to end development of the Yamhelas Westsider Trail. The county is now obligated to repay grants it obtained to purchase the railroad right ...

Letters to the editor: July 30, 2021

... normal.  Laura Adams Newberg   Public land precious I am dead set against selling the Yamhelas Westsider Trail. Just about everyone I have talked to feels the same way. It is a good project with ...

County attorney claims vendetta is behind Oregon Bar complaint

... interest’ The Oregon State Bar is looking into whether allegations, brought by opponents of the Yamhelas Westsider Trail against Yamhill County land use attorney Todd Sadlo, should be investigated. When the ...