McMinnville School Board meets Monday night

McMinnville School Board members will meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 14, in the district office, 800 N.E. Lafayette Ave. An executive session on students records will precede the meeting. During the ...

McMinnville School board will meet Monday night

McMinnville School Board members will meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 14, in the district office, 800 N.E. Lafayette Avenue. An executive session on students records will precede the meeting. During the ...

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Approximately 160 people packed into the McMinnville Council Chambers Oct. 8 to hear councilors discuss possible plans for a new facility that could combine a community center and aquatics center.

Rec center discussed in packed council chamber

Approximately 160 people packed McMinnville City Council chambers Tuesday, most of them young swimmers and their parents, eager to hear a proposal for a new aquatic and recreational facility. While they ...

Judge denies motion to sanction winery

A federal judge this week denied a request by pot farmer Richard Wagner and his parents to sanction a neighboring winery for filing legal complaints against him. The Wagners failed to prove that winery ...

Mac High to celebrate homecoming

McMinnville High School will hold its homecoming celebration Monday through Saturday, Oct. 14-19. A big Friday parade will precede a Grizzly football game against Glencoe, kicking off at 7 p.m. at Wortman ...

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Retailers respond to vaping ban

Governor places temporary restrictions on flavored products

Along the Street: Volunteers sought for downtown Halloween

Officials at the McMinnville Downtown Association are looking for volunteers to help with the organization’s annual Trick-or-Treat on Third Street event. Between 3:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 31, ...

St. James fifth-grader wins national poetry award

McMinnville fifth-grader Eric Candela won a national prize for poetry in the Catholic Daughters' annual competition. He also placed first in his school, St. James of McMinnville, and his state for the ...

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During a presentation at the Wascher School Kids on the Block program, Shanti Kriens introduces a monitor lizard from Africa. It s not something to fear, like its cousin, the huge komono dragon, she said.

Creature feature

Speaker tells students how important critters are to environment

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Children play on a moveable boat at the new Kiwanis park in west McMinnville, where all rides and climbing equipment are handicapped accessible. Crowds attended the official opening of the park Saturday.

Jay Pearson Park formally dedicated

Around 200 people showed up Saturday for the formal dedication of the Jay Pearson Neighborhood Park in northwest McMinnville, including Jay Pearson himself. Numerous city officials attended, including ...

Aulig placed in custody of Oregon Youth Authority

Updated. Fifteeen-year-old Nicholas Aulig sat silently through a hearing to determine his fate on Monday, swiveling his chair back and forth and darting looks at the audience. He declined to make a statement. Judge ...

Linfield marks homecoming week

Linfield College is welcoming alumni and friends back to campus for homecoming activities this week. Student activities are being held all week. A pep rally, open to alumni and students, is set for 9 ...

Cordie's father sues her mother, his ex-wife

Meighan Cordie’s father, Anton (Tony) Stanley Cordie, has filed a $500,000 wrongful death lawsuit against her mother and his ex-wife, Jennifer Jaeger, related to the 27-year-old’s death in ...

Rusty Rae / News-Register##Susan Curlington stands beside her larger-than-life painting of blueberry blossoms, part of her exhibit at Linfeild College s Nicholson Library.

Living bees and painted blossoms

Artist portrays pollinator’s point of view in exhibit

Meeker to speak at DAR meeting

Former Oregon State Treasurer Tony Meaker will speak Wednesday, Oct. 9, to the Yamhill Chapter, Daughters of the Revolution. The meeting will start at 11 a.m. in the American Legion Hall, 126 N.E. Atlantic ...

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