Brewing in a historical setting

Brewing in a historical setting

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Maintaining ballot integrity

Maintaining ballot integrity

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Grider takes on McKinney for council spot

Grider takes on McKinney for council spot

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Advocates take to the streets, phone banks to sell pool bond

Advocates take to the streets, phone banks to sell pool bond

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Bypass work begins preparation for spring push

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October 22, 2014

Earthquake drill prepares participants for emergencies

by Katy Sword
Public safety — Great ShakeOut held once a year, but officials say drills should occur more often At 10:16 a.m. Oct. 16, buildings across the nation were evacuated as a part of the Great…
October 22, 2014

Wine country will celebrate autumn with festival

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Celebration — More than 150 wineries across the area will participate in a variety of events With the grape harvest nearing completion, many wineries in the Willamette Valley are planning…
Photo Credit: FILE PHOTO - Final stages - The Evergreen International Aviation campus in McMinnville is still for sale, although there are a few interested buyers.
October 22, 2014

Evergreen campus remains for sale

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Company's plight — Buyers haven't moved forward, trustee files extension in bankruptcy court In July, the Evergreen International Aviation McMinnville campus was listed for sale. In August, it…
October 22, 2014

Public Safety Log, Oct. 22

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Yamhill County Jail Report The Yamhill County jail in McMinnville periodically releases reports for people arrested during the weeks prior to publication of The Newberg Graphic. Below are…
October 21, 2014

Newberg man found dead near Depoe Bay

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Public safety — Deputy finds the body of Michael A. Lyman near the Cape Foulweather observatory in an apparent suicide A Newberg man was found dead near a picturesque lookout on the Oregon coast…
October 22, 2014

Forum will look at GMO measure

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Is Ballot Measure 92, which would require food manufacturers and retailers to label genetically engineered foods, a straight-forward proposal that gives consumers basic information they need…
October 22, 2014

State wants anglers to report tagged fish from Hagg Lake

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GASTON — The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife released 500 specially tagged rainbow trout into Hagg Lake in early October as a way to evaluate the fish stocking program. To help the…
October 17, 2014

Newberg man found dead on coast in apparent suicide

by Gary Allen
Public safety personnel find the body of Michael A. Lyman near the Cape Foulweather observatory Wednesday morning A Newberg man was found dead near a picturesque lookout on the Oregon coast…
October 15, 2014

Sign code is back in force

by Katy Sword
Voluntary compliance for now while city educates community on standards The Newberg Sign Code has not been enforced since October 2013 when the Newberg City Council created the Temporary and…
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October 15, 2014

Peralta, Primozich courting voters for commissioner spot

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Election 2014 — Both candidates for the Position 1 seat have a fair amount of experience, although in entirely different venues With less than a month until the Nov. 4 election, The Newberg…

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Oct 15, 2014

Public Safety Round-up, Oct. 15

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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…
Oct 15, 2014

Business in Brief - Oct. 15

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Mike’s Pharmacy closing After 45 years, Mike Douglas is retiring from Mike’s Medical Pharmacy and the business will close. Friends, customers and former employees are invited to stop by Mike’s…
Photo Credit: GARY ALLEN - Coming home - By opening a new bank where Columbia State Bank formerly resided, Ron Wolfe is returning to Newberg. Premier Community Bank will officially open in January.
Oct 15, 2014

Premier Community Bank to open in Newberg

by Katy Sword
Replacing Columbia River Bank, bank is run by community members For Ron Wolfe, opening a Premier Community Bank in Newberg is like coming home. He started his banking career at Columbia River…
Oct 15, 2014

City process underway to filling many open positions

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Newberg government — City manager building new internal team as many leave their positions over the past several months Along with a new city manager, Newberg has or will soon replace the…
Oct 15, 2014

City in search of community volunteers to fill key positions

by Linda Vondrachek
Government — Applications due Oct. 24 for various committees, commissions to assist city The city of Newberg has multiple openings for volunteer committee positions. Both Newberg residents and…
Oct 22, 2014

Police search for suspect in Oct. 7 break-in

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Public safety — Local resident returns to her Old Highway 99W home to find an unknown man still inside A burglary suspect is still on the lamb after breaking into a Newberg home Oct. 7. Around 1…
Oct 15, 2014

Craigslist sale ends in local knife fight

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Public safety — Chad Greene arrested for theft after stealing cell phone during meet-up One man was injured and another fled the scene following a knife fight Oct. 9 in southern Newberg.…
Photo Credit: PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP - Changes expected - Legislation affecting farms across Oregon is likely to crop up in the Legislation when it convenes in January 2015.
Oct 15, 2014

Farmers see bad legislation on the horizon

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Agriculture — Non-farm uses are expected to expand into some state land use zones ENTERPRISE — Potential conflicts between farming and other land uses in Oregon are likely to inspire new…
Oct 22, 2014

Yates looks for yucks

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Election 2014 — Congressional candidate will perform stand-up comedy to relay his message Newberg resident Jason Yates is seeking the 1st Congressional District seat, and in a new campaign…
Oct 15, 2014

Job vacancies improve in state, nationally

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Economy — Fewer seeking unemployment as job openings increase Oregon businesses had nearly 50,000 vacancies this summer, the most since spring 2008. This equates to three unemployed people to…



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