With their families riding in SUVs, limousines, pickups and other vehicles, more than 200 Linfield University students walked across the graduation stage during an all-day ceremony Sunday. Tanner Vandecoevering, ...


 

 

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Prominent Linfield trustee resigns

A prominent donor to Linfield University has resigned from her position on the Board of Trustees in solidarity with Daniel Pollack-Pelzner, a tenured professor fired last week. The university stated Pollack-Pelzner ...

COVID-19 in Yamhill County - At a Glance

[Wednesday, May 5] Yamhill County reported 17 new cases of COVID-19 today, bringing the county to a total to date of 4,353 cases. There have been 75 deaths in the county. *** [Tuesday, May 4] Yamhill ...

County COVID-19 cases top 4,300

Yamhill County reported 47 new cases of COVID-19 for Saturday through Monday, bringing the county to a total, to date, of 4,325 cases. There have been 75 deaths in the county. Statewide, there have now ...

Berschauer withdraws demand for trail bridge engineering audit

After talking with the manager of the contractor the county hired to build a bridge over Stag Hollow Creek for the Yamhelas Westsider Trail, Yamhill County Commissioner Lindsay Berschauer told her colleagues ...

Rep. Nearman charged in breach at state Capitol

By ANDREW SELSKYOf The Associated Press SALEM — Prosecutors leveled two criminal charges Friday against a Republican member of the Oregon House of Representatives who let far-right rioters into ...

WM appeals denial of Riverbend expansion

Waste Management, the giant Texas corporation that owns Riverbend Landfill, is appealing the latest denial of its long-running expansion application. A brief outlining the company’s case is due ...

Deputies make four DUII arrests in under two hours

Yamhill County Sheriff’s Office deputies made four driving under the influence of intoxicants arrests in less than two hours Sunday night. “It is very concerning,” Capt. Chris Ray said. ...

 
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 ...

 
Stopping by: Stories in stone

Johnny Edwards’ workplace features the most magnificent views in McMinnville. It’s one of the quietest places to work, too. Although the wind often rustles the trees, few human voices interrupt ...

 
Grads celebrate education, friendship

With their families riding in SUVs, limousines, pickups and other vehicles, more than 200 Linfield University students walked across the graduation stage during an all-day ceremony Sunday. Tanner Vandecoevering, ...

Ballots for the May 18 election are in the mail

Most registered Yamhill County voters should receive their ballots by early next week for the May 18 special districts election. The bulk of ballots were mailed April 28, and more are scheduled to be ...

Nurses say low staffing creating unsafe conditions at Mac hospital

Willamette Valley Medical Center nurses allege that high turnover and low staffing rates are making conditions unsafe for patients, and have filed a complaint with the state Bureau of Labor and ...

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. 

 

 
Baer appointed Sheridan Mayor

City Councilor Aaron Baer was appointed Sheridan Mayor at Monday night’s council work session. He succeeds Harry Cooley, who announced his resignation at the Monday, April 19 regular meeting, effective ...

Commissioners ask Gov. Brown to discontinue COVID-19 shutdowns

Yamhill County Commissioners on Thursday approved on a split vote sending a letter to Gov. Kate Brown, asking that she end county lockdowns intended to slow the spread of COVID-19. County Commissioner ...

Commissioners to reconsider industrial site

An application for a zone change to a small property on the outskirts of Dundee, where the owner wants to store equipment for a paving business, was approved on a split vote by the county planning commission ...

 
Along the Street: Food truck owner: ‘It’s fun and freeing’

When Andrew Jensen enrolled in the first ProStart culinary program at McMinnville High School, it crossed his mind that he might someday be cooking in or running a local restaurant.  Thirteen years ...

 
‘A good, clean start’: Nonprofit launches furniture bank

A new charitable organization, Share Inc. of Yamhill County, is starting a program to help people who are leaving behind distressed situations and moving into a house or apartment. A furniture bank supplying ...

 
Burglary/theft ring defendant sentenced

Brock Keinonen, the second co-defendant convicted in connection with a May 2020 burglary/theft ring, was sentenced Tuesday to 26 months in prison by Yamhill County Circuit Court Judge John Collins. The ...

Sheridan council stalls fire district consolidation

The Sheridan City Council quickly extinguished any possibility the Sheridan and Southwestern Polk fire districts will become District 22 by year’s end. The council opted at this month’s regular ...

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