Nicholas Kristof forms candidate committee, resigns from NY Times

Nicholas Kristof of Yamhill, who since June has been mulling a Democratic bid for Oregon governor, has formed the candidate committee Nick For Oregon. The filing was completed Oct. 12 with the Oregon Secretary ...

Area schools report more than 100 cases

The National Cathedral in Washington, D.C., rang its bells 700 times Tuesday, once for every 1,000 Americans lost to COVID-19 since the pandemic started — 700,000 deaths. In Oregon, 3,867 people ...

Marcus Larson/News-Register##R. Stuart & Co. Winery assistant winemaker Emilie McKinny uses a rake to feed pinot grapes from a 1/2 ton harvest bin into the winery’s destemmer, the first step in the process of making red wine.

Hearty harvest: Growers report ‘intense’ flavor, volume of grapes in 2021 pick

The hot, dry summer helped produce a flavorful crop in Yamhill County vineyards, although some growers report they will pick fewer grapes this year while others are predicting a bountiful yield. Either ...

Esri Redistricting##The boundaries of newly created U.S. House Dist. 6, indicated by the blue line, include all of Yamhill and Polk counties, and portions of Marion and Washington counties.

New political lines drawn; same divide may remain

Voters in the cities of Newberg, Dundee, Amity, Sheridan, Willamina and Grand Ronde will have new representation in the Oregon House and in a Senate District 12 that now includes nearly all of Yamhill ...

Along the Street: Saturday events planned in Yamhill

Yamhill Downtown Association is sponsoring August Saturday Nights in Downtown Yamhill the Saturdays of Aug. 21 and 28.  The events are fundraisers, with proceeds going toward Yamhill’s ...

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Kristof defends his residency eligibility for possible run

Yamhill resident Nicholas Kristof is pushing back at a published report suggesting his idea of running for Oregon governor is a non-starter due to his residency status. Kristof was asked to respond ...

Teens will show, sell Mustangs at September event

Oregon Teens and Mustangs will host its 2021 Mustang Adoption Challenge on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 4-5, at the Yamhill County Fairgrounds. Lexi Merkel and Lindy will compete in the youth division. ...

Rusty Rae/News-Register##Lindy, a yearling Mustang, and Lexi Merkel, 11, are best friends now, although they ve known each other only since May though the Teens and Oregon Mustangs program.

Stopping by Lexi and Lindy

Sheridan girl sees her own caring abilities emerge as she fosters horse in Teens and Oregon Mustangs program

Yamhill declares water emergency, increases restrictions for all users

Although water use has dropped in Yamhill since the city implemented restrictions on Friday, it hasn't dropped enough, City Council members agreed Wednesday evening. The council declared an emergency ...

City of Yamhill restricts water use; garden can be watered betwen 6 p.m. and 10 a.m.

Households must cut back 100 gallons a day

City of Yamhill restricts water use, but gardens still allowed

Gardens can be watered between 6 p.m. and 10 a.m. any day

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Participants in the Yamhill Carlton AVA summer tasting at Resonance Winery found sunny weather along with samples from 35 wineries and snacks from several eateries.

Summertime sampling

A joyful time at Yamhill-Carlton AVA winetasting event   Hundreds of people laughed and chatted Saturday morning, July 17, as they sipped samples from 35 of the wineries in the Yamhill-Carlton American ...

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Principal Clint Raever congratulates Laticia Garcia, one of the salutatorians, as she begins her speech during Yamhill Carlton High School’s graduation Sunday afternoon.

At YC, sun and smiles emerge

The clouds opened up and rain fell just as Yamhill Carlton High School’s Class of 2021 walked onto the football field Sunday afternoon. But the sprinkles soon stopped and the sun emerged, ...

As much pomp as circumstances allow

Yamhill County high schools will hold their graduations in the next two weeks. The ceremonies, which were drastically altered in 2020 because of the pandemic, will look much more like normal this year ...

Challengers win election to McMinnville School Board

Challengers Jason Bizon and Abbie Warmbier won seats on the McMinnville School Board Tuesday night, according to unofficial election results released by the Yamhill County Clerk’s Office. Bizon, ...

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