Photo courtesy Oregon State Police##A single vehicle crash north of McMinnville on Highway 99W claimed the life of a Dayton man Thursday night.

Dayton man killed in Highway 99W crash

A Dayton man was killed Thursday night in a single vehicle crash north of McMinnville on Highway 99W in the area of the St. Joseph overpass. The Oregon State Police identified the victim as 29-year-old ...

Mac School Board to meet Monday

McMinnville School Board will meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19, in the district office, Fifth Street and Lafayette Avenue in McMinnville. During the public meeting, the board will appoint a budget committee ...

Commissioners vote on draft request

Commissioners on Thursday voted two to one to have county counsel prepare a draft ordinance that would allow the board to refer to voters a measure to expand to five members. The vote did not address ...

Commissioners approve diversity training

 

Large audience blasts initial opposition

Illustration shows one type of pills.

Pills by the millions

County's opioid use tracked in federal stats

Council approves acquisitions along Old Sheridan Road

The McMinnville City Council agreed Aug. 13 to acquire three properties to complete improvements along Southwest Old Sheridan Road. Project Manager Larry Sherwood said in a memo to councilors that the ...

Analysis: Mac lacks retail shopping, eateries

Consultants also say rents are too low to pencil out for smaller developers

Council looks to soften care center law

The McMinnville City Council dropped the idea of putting its own ballot measure before voters in November to compete with a proposal to end fines and fees on local care centers. Councilors said they would ...

Along the Street: Bounty of Yamhill County marks its ninth

Bounty of Yamhill County marks its ninth installment Tickets remain for most of the 2019 Bounty of Yamhill County events while two of the events are sold out. Now in its ninth year, Bounty of Yamhill ...

Local agencies assisted at Gaston shootout

GASTON — Multiple agencies, including the McMinnville Police Department and Yamhill County Sheriff’s Office, responded to the Thursday, Aug. 8 shootout between suspect Dante James Halling and ...

Spontaneous combustion caused Otis Cafe fire

OTIS — Spontaneous combustion of kitchen waste caused the July 4 Otis Cafe fire, according to the Lincoln County Fire Investigation Team. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, Newport fire ...

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The Candy Bomber, flown by Merle Hoem, makes a low pass, dumping its tasty candy cargo in front of eagerly awaiting children. The bomber is a popular attraction at the Valley View Air Show.

Model enthusiasts enjoy friendly competition

Twenty-two years ago Butch Jurhs wanted to fly his remote control float plane off the Valley View pond. Delvin Zook decided that was a great idea and said, “Let’s make an event out of it.” “We ...

Police patrols are stepped up

NEWBERG — The Newberg-Dundee Police Department will continue conducting enhanced traffic patrols for distracted driving, drunken driving and cell phone use through the Labor Day weekend. In ...

Newberg, Dundee harboring high hopes for river frontage

NEWBERG — After more than a year of work by consultants and citizens, a committee has presented a master riverfront development plan to the Newberg City Council. It is scheduled for an adoption vote ...

Submitted photo##The specially painted car honors the late Page Petersen.

Police patrol car honors Newberg High student

NEWBERG — Page Petersen’s parents sought to honor their son following his death in January 2015. The 17-year-old Newberg High School senior committed suicide. They contacted the Newberg-Dundee ...

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