Longstanding criminal returned to prison

Thomas Greenslade explained his mental health diagnosis to Judge John Collins, who told the defendant he was familiar with his situation. The issue, as Collins stressed to Greenslade, is what has previously ...

Walk in the Park gives out grants

CARLTON — The Walk in the Park Foundation awarded 13 grants to Carlton and Yamhill organizations on Monday. The foundation started in 2003 by organizing a fundraising event, Carlton’s A Walk ...

McMinnville securities broker indicted

U.S. Attorney’s Office says Millegan cost clients millions

Witnesses take the stand in sex abuse trial

In his opening statements, defense attorney Steve Lindsey said he wanted to tell the jury with complete honesty and sincerity that his client, Vaughn Monagon, 42, never sexually abused his accusers. Lindsey ...

Along the Street: Chamber honors businesses during annual awards event

Buchanan Cellers was named Business of the Year during the McMinnville Chamber Annual Meeting & Awards Dinner Nov. 14. Owned by the Legard family since 1977, the Buchanan Cellers mill building at ...

Rusty Rae / News-Register##Mike Green has served two terms as Yamhill County treasurer.

Green increases earnings tenfold during tenure

Green increases earnings tenfold during tenure Having revamped the county’s investment policy, diversified its investments, greatly increased its investment income and brought in a committee ...

Two runs planned before dinner on Thanksgiving

Two Thanksgiving Day fun runs are planned in McMinnville so local people can get some exercise before sitting down to their turkey dinners. The Ham Fam Harvest Fun Run & Walk has become a tradition ...

Marcus Larson/News-Register##
Newby students Zoey Hortsch, left, and Jordyn Becker react while
dissecting a squid for science class.

Squid science

Squids and people have a lot in common, Newby Elementary third- and fourth-graders learned first-hand Tuesday. The sea creatures and the students both have eyes, mouths, stomachs, livers and lungs — ...

Walking with Mr. Rogers

Fred Rogers and I received degrees from Linfield College on the same day. He was presented with a doctorate of humane letters for his contributions to children and society. I earned a bachelor’s ...

Lafayette seeking contractor to install water pipe

LAFAYETTE — The city of Lafayette is seeking bids for a contractor to build an intertie between Lafayette and McMinnville, for water deliveries. Bids are due by 4 p.m. December 17, and a pre-bid ...

Planners schedule two meetings for Baker Creek subdivision

The regular McMinnville Planning Commission meeting set for Thursday, Nov. 21, was cancelled, but a double-header might be on tap in December if commissioners hold two hearings on the Baker Creek North ...

Willamina receives street funding

WILLAMINA — The streets in town are improving, City Manager Kenna West told the Willamina City Council at this month’s regular meeting. The improved roadways are, in part, because of a Oregon ...

Submitted photo##
Fred Rogers claps as Linfield College s Class of 1982 sings the  Mister
Rogers  Neighborhood  theme song during commencement exercises. Linfield
student Tony Overman shot this photo of Rogers, who received an honorary
degree, which appeared the next day in the News-Register and the next
month in the Linfield alumni bulletin.

A beautiful day in our neighborhood

With movie debuting today, local folks remember honorary neighbor

Lafayette woman's death called 'suspicious'

THE DALLES -- Authorities are considering the death of Deon Louise Patterson "suspicious" as they continue to investigate the case of two Lafayette residents found dead in a travel trailer here Nov. 12. Patterson, ...

Oregon State Police Photo##Three people were killed shortly before noon Monday in a two-vehicle crash south of Dayton on Wallace Road.

Three killed in Wallace Road crash, including 4-year-old girl

DAYTON - Three people were killed in a two-vehicle crash Monday morning about nine miles south of Dayton on Wallace Road. The Oregon State Police identified the victims as Susie Valdez, 69; Robert Joe ...

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