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Cornelius man apprehended after hit and run wreck

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Pool committee prepping for final push

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Smoke clearing on pot tax bucks

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Oregon's health exchange marketplace shows signs of life

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Defying trend, newspaper companies launch new Salem bureau

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August 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…
August 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…
August 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…
August 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…
August 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…
August 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,…
August 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…
August 13, 2014

Aug. 13 business briefs

by (none)
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…
Law enforcement found Jennifer Huston's late-model Lexus SUV on what they described as a driveway that adjoins Gopher Valley Road near Sheridan Tuesday. Soon after they found the body of the missing 38-year-old Dundee woman, dead from an apparent suicide.
August 07, 2014

Huston case comes to a close

by Katy Sword
Missing since July 24, Dundee mom Jennifer Huston's death ruled a suicide The two-week search for Jennifer Huston came to a close Tuesday, when her vehicle and body were found on a rural road…
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August 08, 2014

Newberg missionary succumbs in Florida

by Seth Gordon
Carries Nichols dies Wednesday morning after suffering an apparent stroke in the Caribbean Newberg missionary Carrie Nichols died Thursday day morning while in hospice care in South Florida.…

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Aug 06, 2014

Huston vehicle, body found

by Katy Sword
UPDATED: Missing since July 24, Dundee mom Jennifer Huston found near Sheridan, police still processing scene Newberg-Dundee Police detectives report discovering Jennifer Huston's body near her…
Photo Credit: FILE PHOTO - Officially ­listed -- Open since 1953, the 99W Drive-In is now listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Aug 06, 2014

Drive-in added to historical register

by Katy Sword
Inclusion on National Register of Historic Places has its perks This year has been a momentous one for the 99W Drive-In. In September, the local theater was one of five to win a digital…
Photo Credit: FILE PHOTO - Moving along -- With the season half over, Tunes on Tuesday is adjusting to its new space. Sol Seed performed for the first time in July and was one of the most popular concerts yet.
Aug 06, 2014

Tunes on Tuesday slowly adjusting to a new space

by Katy Sword
Music — Popular concert series improving with each week, looking forward to future seasons in new venue It’s been an adjustment for Tunes on Tuesday in the new space outside of the Chehalem…
Aug 06, 2014

Paper wins multiple awards in contest

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The Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association recently awarded The Newberg Graphic with four separate awards at its 2014 Better Newspaper Contest. “It has been a few years since we entered…
Aug 06, 2014

Community shelter in need of a makeover

by Seth Gordon
Housing ministry — Love INC will have to purchase new beds following bed bug infestation In order to move forward and reopen the Newberg Community Shelter following a bed bug infestation, Love…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Plus one -- Volunteer Ruth Peters helps a woman collect boxes of food at Newberg F.I.S.H. The organization is adding an extra day to their schedule each month, starting Aug. 23.
Aug 06, 2014

F.I.S.H. adds day to distribute food

by Nico Hamacher
Food ministry — Organization hopes to serve wider audience including full-time workers One of the area’s largest emergency food organizations, Newberg F.I.S.H. (Friends in Service to Humanity),…
Aug 06, 2014

Jobs added in July, some unemployment areas still stalled

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Economy — July data reveals mixed results, market may not be as strong as numbers suggest Although 209,000 jobs were added in July — marking six consecutive months with more than 200,000 jobs…
Photo Credit: SETH GORDON - Pampered pork -- Kenna Roth (center) and George Hatch (right) show their prized pigs during one of the many livestock competitions at the Yamhill County Fair last week.
Aug 06, 2014

Big fun at the Yamhill County Fair

by Seth Gordon
Billed as Oregon's oldest fair, the event draws thousands to McMinnville Celebrating its 160th anniversary, the Yamhill County Fair once again united, excited and entertained thousands of people…
Aug 06, 2014

Low-income clinic grand opening set

by Katy Sword
Health care — Newberg Virginia Garcia Clinic will celebrate ribbon cutting Aug. 14 Although the dental component of the agency faces construction delays, the grand opening of the Virginia Garcia…
Aug 06, 2014

Do you know an 'Amazing Kid?'

by Pamplin Media Group
Newspaper taking nominations for youth to be honored by Pamplin Media The Newberg Graphic is calling for community nominations of boys and girls ranging in age from that of an elementary school…




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