Mac council hears housing strategy Tuesday

A resolution adopting McMinnville’s new City Center Housing Strategy – more than two years in the making – will be considered Tuesday by the identical governing bodies of McMinnville ...

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Farmers Market opens Thursday

The McMinnville Farmers Market will open Thursday, May 6, with fresh vegetables, baked goods and other items from local purveyors. First Baptist minister the Rev. Erika Marksbury will ring a bell to open ...

Shot fired in Albertson's parking lot

McMinnville police responded about 5:30 p.m. Wednesday to a report of a single gunshot being fired in the Albertson's parking lot, 615 S.W. Keck Drive. Units arrived and were unable to locate a suspect ...

Linfield fires professor who alleged antisemitism and mishandling of sexual misconduct allegations

Linfield University fired Dr. Daniel Pollack-Pelzner, a tenured English professor and faculty member of the Board of Trustees who raised allegations of antisemitism and mishandling of sexual misconduct claims. 

 

Rusty Rae/News-Register ## Christian Ramirez loves living in the new Habitat home with his parents, Gerardo Ramirez Lopez and Maria Guadalupe Leon Lamus. Their kitchen is filled with flowers presented for his mother’s birthday, which was celebrated at the same time they moved in.

Stopping by: A home makes a ‘huge difference’

Christian Ramirez has his own room where he’s free to hang his television or change the colors of the walls, things he could never do before his family was chosen for a Habitat for Humanity ...

Rusty Rae/News-Register ## Judith Pasch hands her library card to librarian Katie Thompson as she checks out a stack of books at the McMinnville Public Library on Saturday.

Mac library considers foregoing late fees, which can create financial barriers

The McMinnville Public Library will consider eliminating late fees in the coming months. The library has already stopped charging fines during the COVID-19 pandemic, and considered now an opportune moment ...

Virtual open house set on Three Mile Lane area project

The city of McMinnville will host a virtual public open house for the Three Mile Lane Area Plan project April 26 through May 17. Residents are invited to comment on the final draft concepts recommended ...

McMinnville school board to meet

McMinnville School Board members will discuss after school and summer school programs when they meet in a work session at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 26. The board also will hear reports on capacity and assessments. For ...

County invites vaccine appointments

Yamhill County Public Health is having a vaccine clinic Thursday and there astill may be appointments available. Event Date: Thursday April 22nd Location:  McMinnville High School ...

Rusty Rae/News-Register##Multiple fire units responded Tuesday afternoon to a blaze at McMinnville s Organic Valley Creamery on North Highway 99W.

Crews respond to Organic Valley Creamery fire; crews remain on site hours later

Multiple units responded Tuesday afternoon to a three-alarm fire at McMinnville's Organic Valley Creamery, 700 North Highway 99W. Firefighters were still working on the property early Wednesday morning.  The ...

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Three seek school board Position 1

Three people, the incumbent and two challengers, are seeking election to Position 1 on the McMinnville School District Board of Directors. Voters will decide among incumbent Yanira Vera, who was appointed ...

Bicyclist struck by truck, killed

An adult male McMinnville bicyclist was struck and killed by a commercial truck shortly before 6 a.m. Friday in the area of Northeast Baker and Fifth streets. The victim was identified as Donald “Donnie” ...

News-Register file photo##During the first summer Dine Out(side) in downtown McMinnville, Sheri Lunsford, left, and Susan MacLean enjoy lunch at McMenamins. About 30 restaurants will set up tables on Third Street this summer during the second round of Dine Out(side).

Dine Out(side) will return to Third

Downtown street will close to cars on weekends starting at end of May Diners will be able to enjoy al fresco meals and wine tastings this summer as McMinnville’s Dine Out(side) program returns for ...

Secondary students to start hybrid classes

McMinnville middle and high school students will return to in-person classes Monday, April 19, 13 months after schools closed because of the coronavirus pandemic. Students will be in classrooms ...

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Mike Bisset, community development director, is retiring after two decades with the city of McMinnville. Working on the civic hall was one of his favorite projects.

Mike Bisset retiring after 21 years as Mac's community development director

In the past 54 years, the city of McMinnville has had only three public works/community development directors, each with a tenure of about 20 years.  “I think that’s reflective ...

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