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Ruptured gas line thwarts Highway 99W traffic in Dundee

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Effort afoot to restore Hess Creek canyon

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Fighting to stay afloat

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Farmers go out on a limb to grow organic hops

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President takes action to improve veterans' services

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October 01, 2014

Transient found dead on Rex Hill identified

by Seth Gordon
Yamhill County Sheriff's Office officials say Chad M. Bolden, found Sept. 12 near Corral Crrek Road, died of natural causes The Yamhill County Sheriff’s Office released the name of a local…
September 24, 2014

National day of remembrance to converge in OC

by Raymond Rendleman
Mt. View Cemetery has only memorial for victims locally - More than 6,000 people are murdered every 10 weeks nationwide, and that number includes vehicular homicide. Since 1978, there have been…
September 24, 2014

Newberg woman arrested for driving drunk with kids in car

by Gary Allen
Tabitha Browning charged with DUII after being confronted by police in Forest Grove Forest Grove Police officers arrested Newberg resident Tabitha Browning Friday for DUII and four counts of…
September 24, 2014

Gay marriage foes will renew the fight

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State issue — Full U.S. appeals court asked to weigh legal standing of appellants The National Organization for Marriage signaled Sept. 11 it will pursue its fight against marriage by same-sex…
September 24, 2014

OHSU: State makes a big 'dent' in the number of uninsured

by Peter Korn
Affordable Care Act — Most of the newly insured, about 360,000 now enrolled in Oregon Health Plan, state's version of Medicaid Oregon has made “phenomenal” progress in reducing the ranks of the…
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September 24, 2014

Lee, Post will square off in general election

by Katy Sword
Election 2014 — House District 25 hopefuls, an Independent and Republican, first in series With less than six weeks until the Nov. 4 election, The Newberg Graphic will print profiles on the…
September 24, 2014

State OKs continued foreclosure advice

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Government — Legislative Emergency Board sets aside $659,300 for continuation of program An allocation from Oregon lawmakers will allow homeowners to continue to receive counseling and meet with…
September 24, 2014

Public Safety Round-up - Sept. 24

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Outstanding Warrants Area law enforcement officers are looking for the following people with outstanding warrants. Anyone with information on these individuals may call the Yamhill County…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Public safety â€' Every year the Newberg-Dundee Police Department conducts operations to educate drivers and pedestrians on Oregon law and safety. This year more than 200 drivers were cited or warned for violations.
September 24, 2014

Pedestrian safety yearly focus for police

by Katy Sword
Public safety — Grant allowed four educational efforts this year, 241 drivers stopped for violations ­Every year, the Newberg-Dundee Police Department employs at least one pedestrian safety…
September 24, 2014

Farmers aim to double donations via state program

by Pamplin Media Group
Food — Farmers Ending Hunger connects growers, ranchers with Oregon Food Bank through its Adopt-an-Acre program Recently a farmer in Polk County had an extra acre of corn he’d just harvested,…

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Sep 24, 2014

Nonvoters start getting postcards in the mail

by Peter Wong
Almost 900,000 Ore­gon­ians began receiving postcards last week inviting them to register to vote. The names were cross-checked against electronic data bases of voter registrations, Driver and…
Photo Credit: GARY ALLEN - Future facelift - As a part of company upgrades, Loren Berg Chevrolet is under construction. The building should reopen in five or six months.
Sep 24, 2014

Chevrolet dealership gets a facelift

by Katy Sword
Part of national upgrade campaign work will be complete in 5 to 6 months While Loren Berg Chevrolet may be operating out of trailers, sales manager Ed Yeaman said it shouldn’t affect customers.…
Sep 24, 2014

Bulldog bazaar set for Saturday

by Katy Sword
Helping man's best friend — New event designed to raise awareness of English Bulldog Rescue organization in Newberg You may not know it, but there are rescue missions for every breed of dog.…
Sep 24, 2014

A to Z named one of top workplaces

by Katy Sword
Employment — Recognition based on employee review, company cited for respect and encouragement of its employees This year has been focused on positive change for A to Z Wineworks. It started…
Sep 24, 2014

Report: Hunger on the rise in Oregon

by Pamplin Media Group
New data released Sept. 17 revealed that hunger in Oregon is on the rise, contrary to some experts’ predictions. According to the latest Household Food Security in the United States report,…
Sep 24, 2014

Mediation training set for Oct. 16

by Gary Allen
Your Community Mediators of Yamhill County is offering mediation training this fall. Partnered with George Fox University, the training begins Oct. 16 and continues through Nov. 1. The class is…
Sep 24, 2014

Oregon minimum wage to increase to $9.25 an hour

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The economy — Increase, linked to inflation, will take effect Jan. 1, state now second highest Oregon’s minimum wage will increase 15 cents an hour on Jan. 1, giving a modest raise for about 8…
Sep 24, 2014

Dollars & Sense: Health care funding? Plan ahead and lower your…

by Pamplin Media Group
HRAs, FSAs and HSAs are some of the most popular health care funding options currently on the market, each offering different alternatives and benefits. At first glance, it may seem time…
Photo Credit: GARY ALLEN - Growers in northwest Oregon are experiencing a ‘warm vintage' in 2014 due to the unusually long warm spell the region has been experiencing over the past three months, making for earlier harvest dates and less loss due to consumption by birds.
Sep 17, 2014

Harvest 2014: Summer's warm weather proves kind to wine grapes

by Katy Sword
Ideal weather conditions mean harvest is starting early, yields expected to be larger than normal Unlike last year when heavy rain threatened the wine grape harvest, 2014 is looking fairly ideal…
Photo Credit: GARY ALLEN - Historic Ellen D. Todd house centerpiece of new affordable housing complex - Although the official opening date of Deskins Commons was held Sept. 11, families started moving into the 56-unit affordable housing complex on Meridian Street in August.
Sep 17, 2014

Affordable housing complex completed

by Katy Sword
Public housing — Grand opening for Deskins Commons held Sept. 11, 56-unit complex is nearly full More than four years ago, discussions began for the new affordable housing project called Deskins…



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