Riteway meat products destroyed, USDA says

Riteway meat products destroyed, USDA says

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Paying Tribute

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Results of homeless count are in

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Camellia Fest blooms once again

Camellia Fest blooms once again

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Early morning fire breaks out at Dairy Queen

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April 15, 2015

Newberg councilors split on pot regulations

by Colin Staub
Mayor Bob Andrews breaks the 3-3 vote, passing additional restrictions on medical marijuana dispensaries Medical marijuana dispensaries planning to locate in Newberg now have an idea of what to…
Chaffee
April 15, 2015

Newberg man arrested in connection with car fires

by Gary Allen
Public safety — Charles Lord Chaffee IV faces a rash of charges in the March 29 incidents A Newberg man has been taken into custody in connection with a pair of fires that destroyed several cars…
April 15, 2015

Dundee opts for parks buffer around dispensaries

by Colin Staub
Dundee government — Councilors approve development code changes 6-1, one vote remains The Dundee City Council approved changes to its development code regarding marijuana dispensaries last week,…
GARY ALLEN - Doing nails - Luxury Nails owner Kevin Hoang worked in nail salons around Oregon for 22 years before buying his own nail salon on North Springbrook Road. Originally from Vietnam, Hoang worked as a tailor prior to his move to the United States in the 1980s.
April 15, 2015

Luxury Nails customer oriented

by Colin Staub
Nail salon under new ownership, proprietor is a longtime manicurist Kevin Hoang knows nails. He also knows Oregon, having lived and worked around the state for the past 22 years. And now, he…
April 15, 2015

Dundee to consider water hook-ups

by Colin Staub
Dundee government — With upcoming adoption of new water master plan, city will again consider requests for outside connection to water supply subject to Council review The city of Dundee has…
PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP - Size of problem unknown - State agencies do not know how many websites might be vulnerable to hacking because many agencies have autonomous IT teams and websites.
April 15, 2015

Websites a click away from security vulnerability

by Pamplin Media Group
Government — Agencies discover that outdated encryption protocols leave some sites vulnerable to hackers SALEM — Oregonians who used state websites to pay child support, file unemployment claims…
GARY ALLEN - New in town - Bryan and Laura Laing moved out of Portland and into a 100-year-old house on Zimri Drive in Newberg. Adjacent to the house is a new barn that they are converting into Hazelfern Cellars winery, joining the growing ranks of Newberg wineries near the foot of Chehalem Mountain.
April 15, 2015

Winemaking from basement to barn

by Colin Staub
Wine country news — Couple plans to adapt unused equestrian facility for wine production, future tasting room on Zimri Drive In 2014, following a three-year construction effort to build a new…
April 15, 2015

April 15 public safety round-up

by Gary Allen
Outstanding Warrants, Newberg-Dundee Police Department log, Newberg Fire Department log, Yamhill County Jail reports Outstanding Warrants Area law enforcement officers are looking for the…
Nelson
April 08, 2015

Man arrested after stabbing in Newberg

by Colin Staub
Female victim transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, suspect still in custody with criminal charges expected Law enforcement officers responded to a call Tuesday afternoon…
April 08, 2015

12-year-old boy struck by car Monday

by Colin Staub
Juvenile transported to a Portland hospital for precautionary reasons, police said Twelve-year-old David Roeske survived being struck by a car in a crosswalk at Everest Street and Highway 219 in…

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GARY ALLEN ---  - Addressing constituents -- Congressman Suzanne Bonamici (left) and Sen. Jeff Merkley take turns at the microphone during a town hall last week in Newberg held on the PCC Newberg campus.
Apr 08, 2015

Rep, senator hold town hall

by Colin Staub
Government — Merkley, Bonamici address issues, listen to community concerns Two members of Oregon’s congressional delegation paid a visit to Newberg last week, providing constituents an update…
COURTESY OF HABITAT FOR HUMANITY - A new home -- An architectural rendering of the future ReStore location on North Meridian Street. A 10,000-square-foot building will replace the store's location on North Main Street.
Apr 08, 2015

Habitat will build new ReStore

by Seth Gordon
Christian building ministry has purchased land, seeking grants When Newberg Area Habitat for Humanity opened up its ReStore in the old mill on North Main Street in December 2010, it was never…
FILE PHOTO ---  - Surprising decision -- Commissioner Allen Springer surprised the gallery when he voted against expansion of Riverbend Landfill.
Apr 08, 2015

BOC approves expansion of landfill

by Gary Allen
Opponents may decide this week whether to appeal case to LUBA McMINNVILLE — Waste Management’s drive to keep Riverbend Landfill open got a boost Thursday when the Yamhill County Board of…
COURTESY OF PARK AND REC DISTRICT --  - A new pool -- The CPRD board recently approved a contract with Scott Edwards Architecture to design the renovations to the Chehalem Aquatic and Fitness Center. The board will hold a work session at 6 p.m. Thursday at Ewing Young Park to discuss the creation of a citizens bond oversight committee, which will report to the board on the project.
Apr 08, 2015

Pool plans moving forward

by Seth Gordon
CPRD seeking public input on renovation of popular facility The Chehalem Park and Recreation district board of directors has selected an architect for the renovation of the Chehalem Aquatic and…
Apr 08, 2015

Public Safety - April 8

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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…
Apr 08, 2015

Community in Brief - April 8

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Relay For Life team captains will meet Relay For Life of Newberg has scheduled a team captain meeting for 7 p.m. April 15 in the commons area at Newberg High School. Information about the relay…
Apr 08, 2015

Dundee firefighters will return popular pancake breakfast

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Dundee Fire and Rescue Volunteer Firefighters will hold their annual pancake breakfast event Sunday, the 53rd time it will be held in the organization’s history. This year’s event is a return…
GARY ALLEN ---  - Talking pot -- OLCC Executive Director Steven Marks fielded questions and concerns about the timeline and implementation of Measure 91 at a town hall event in Dundee last week hosted by Sen. Kim Thatcher and state Reps. Bill Post and Jim Weidner.
Apr 08, 2015

Pot a hot topic at Dundee town hall meeting

by Colin Staub
Measure 91 — Executive director of OLCC fields questions, discusses details and timeline of implementation A town hall meeting in Dundee last week shed light on what to expect with the upcoming…
GARY ALLEN ---  - Infrared sauna -- The Photon Genius, the colorful centerpiece of Jodi Graham's recently-founded Ever Vital business, uses infrared light and heat and users claim a number of associated health benefits, including improved skin quality and pain relief.
Apr 08, 2015

'Ever Vital' offers an alternative

by Colin Staub
Business utilizes heat technology and light to treat variety of ailments Stop by a new clinic on North College Street and Foothills Drive and you might just come out feeling revitalized. Or, you…
GARY ALLEN --- - Symbolic -- The 12 steps of recovery from addiction are represented in a visual form along a pathway constructed at Hazelden's Springbrook campus. Each of the 12 stations contains a stone inscribed with the step.
Apr 08, 2015

Visually the first steps toward recovery

by Colin Staub
Health — Pathway at treatment center contains symbolism in its paved trail through the grounds While receiving 12-step treatment for addiction issues, patients at Hazelden’s Springbrook facility…




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