Engels house will go on the auction block

Engels house will go on the auction block

Site of 2012 murder-suicide will be sold Sept. 15 on the steps of the Yamhill County Courthouse ...

Providence honors locals for their community service

Providence honors locals for their community service

The hospital foundation honors Dennis and Heather Lewis and telecom company Integra with Hearts...

Seed crop a puzzle to the community

Seed crop a puzzle to the community

Agriculture — New crop being farmed in the Newberg area catches residents' interest Anyone...

Evergreen's troubles continue to mount

Evergreen's troubles continue to mount

McMinnville aviation company continues to fight battles on many fronts Evergreen International...

Virginia Garcia clinic officially open for business

Virginia Garcia clinic officially open for business

Dental component of clinic will open in a few weeks At the grand opening of the Newberg Virginia...

Cornelius man apprehended after hit and run wreck

Cornelius man apprehended after hit and run wreck

Independence man transported to OHSU with minor injuries after collission on Highway 219 north of...

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August 20, 2014

Candidates talk issues at forum

by Katy Sword
Election 2014 — Economy a standout concern, although candidates for the Oregon Senate, House differ on how to address the issues Candidates for state office representing the Newberg area — House…
August 20, 2014

Youths find some gains in finding summer jobs

by Gary Allen
Jobs — New federal statistics show that summer employment is improving across the United States The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released its 2014 summer summary on youth employment and…
August 20, 2014

This is one art gallery that's on the move

by Katy Sword
Art scene — Fulfilling life-long dream, Orange Door Gallery takes root in Newberg For Ben Freeman, owning an art gallery has always been a dream. A recent opportunity has given him the chance to…
August 20, 2014

Oregon won't smile on dental therapists

by Pamplin Media Group
Health care — Little effort made to fill dental services gap despite high demand A new national study promotes the efficiency of dental therapists in delivering care to underserved populations,…
August 20, 2014

Candidates file for city positions

by Katy Sword
City government - Positions 2, 4 and 6, as well as mayor, up for election in November The deadline to file for open Newberg city official positions closed Thursday. City Councilor positions 2, 4…
Photo Credit: FILE PHOTO - Court ruling - The Oregon Supreme Court upheld recently the authority of police to intervene when an officer reasonably believes it is necessary to render aid to persons or animals that are in imminent threat of danger.
August 20, 2014

Police can intervene in some animal neglect cases

by Pamplin Media Group
Supreme Court — Warrant not needed under 'exigent circumstances' The Oregon Supreme Court has upheld the authority of police to step in without a warrant to save neglected animals. The court…
August 20, 2014

Traffic Safety Tip: Take care driving in construction zones

by Gary Allen
There are several major road construction projects currently in the Newberg-Dundee community; chief among them is the long-awaited Highway 99W Bypass project. With these ongoing highway…
August 20, 2014

Aug. 20 business briefs

by Gary Allen
Food drive Friday at Human Bean The Human Bean in Newberg is hosting a food drive Friday with donations going to the Yamhill Food Bank. Customers will receive 50 cents off any drink with the…
August 20, 2014

Aug. 20 public safety round-up

by Gary Allen
Outstanding Warrants, Newberg-Dundee Police Department log, Newberg Fire Department log and Yamhill County Jail reports Outstanding Warrants Area law enforcement officers are looking for the…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED - A step toward replacing aging pool complex - An artist rendering shows the concept for a new Chehalem Aquatic Center on Haworth Avenue. The Chehalem Park and Recreation District will go to the voters in November to fund the $20 million project via general obligation bonds.
August 13, 2014

Pool committee prepping for final push

by Seth Gordon
The group needs to raise $40,000 to fund its communications campaign in favor of passing a bond measure to renovate Newberg's aging aquatic center Now that the Chehalem Park and Recreation…

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Aug 13, 2014

Evergreen pilots call for arbitration

by Katy Sword
Motion alleges five terminations were disproportionate to penalties MCMINNVILLE — The Air Line Pilots Association has filed a motion with a federal bankruptcy court to allow grievance…
Aug 13, 2014

New public library system means better experience for users

by Gary Allen
Change at Newberg Public Library begins now, complete switch will be done by December By Nico Hamacher, Graphic news intern The Newberg Public Library will soon be switching over to a new system…
Aug 13, 2014

Sherwood Walmart will open Wednesday

by Ray Pitz
Nearby business — The 149,000-square-foot store will not be open 24 hours, officials say Scot Gavic, manager of the new Sherwood Walmart Supercenter, was more than a little excited to show off…
Aug 13, 2014

County firefighters join battle against Rowena

by Gary Allen
Seven local firefighters assisted in the fight against the Rowena Fire near The Dalles last week. On Aug. 6, the Oregon State Fire Marshal’s Office requested assistance in fighting the fire from…
Aug 13, 2014

Flags go missing throughout Newberg

by Katy Sword
Theft — With seemingly increasing frequency, VFW asks community to be aware of issue They aren’t expensive, but whenever a Veterans of Foreign Wars American flag is stolen, Wayne Miller said…
Photo Credit: FILE PHOTO - Estimates differ - While sources differ on the amount of taxes the legal sale of marijuana will generate should Measure 91 pass, all agree it will be in the millions.
Aug 13, 2014

Smoke clearing on pot tax bucks

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November election — If Measure 91 passes, some say the state could land millions in revenue How much money will Oregon take in if voters choose Nov. 4 to legalize marijuana? A panel estimated…
Photo Credit: PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP - Second chance - The failure of Cover Oregon has given insurance companies a second chance to sell their products to consumers as everyone must re-enroll in health exchanges, starting in November.
Aug 13, 2014

Oregon's health exchange marketplace shows signs of life

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Health care — More Oregonians signing up for health insurance via system now 1-year-old The Oregon Insurance Division announced in late July new prices for all the health plans available on…
Aug 13, 2014

Trees razed as repairs made to sidewalks around City Hall

by Katy Sword
Originally, the plan was to replace one troublesome tree outside of City Hall and the sidewalk that was disrupted by said tree. But with another tree hit by a truck and a third leaning heavily,…
Aug 13, 2014

Aug. 13 public safety round-up

by Gary Allen
Outstanding warrants, Newberg Fire Department log, Newberg-Dundee Police Department log and Yamhill County Jail reports Outstanding Warrants Area law enforcement officers are looking for the…
Aug 13, 2014

Aug. 13 business briefs

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Small business expo will benefit Northwest Mothers Milk Bank A Newberg Area Small Business Expo will take place Sept. 13 in the new Chehalem Cultural Center ballroom and benefit the Northwest…




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