Yamhill County Newswire

Yamhill County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Yamhill County, OR.

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  1. Wheatland Ferry closed due to law enforcement activityRead the original story

    Yesterday | News-Register

    ... enforcement activity on Wheatland Road. "We're are still actively working this," said Capt. Chris Ray of the Yamhill County Sheriff's Office. "Apparently, there is some rumor that this is a hostage situation. It is not." Access to Wheatland Road ...

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  2. Wheatland resident arrested following domestic-related incidentRead the original story

    Yesterday | News-Register

    A 50-year-old man was taken into custody Friday morning in connection with a domestic-related incident in the rural community of Wheatland. Ricky Shawn Nelson was transported to the Yamhill County Jail, according to Capt.

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  3. Janet Peterson & Katie Sours: It takes a villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News-Register

    Youth are the future of our community. One in four people living in Yamhill County is under the age of 20. One out of three Yamhill County children are overweight or obese - not unlike trends we see nationwide.

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  4. March 15 business briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | The Newberg Graphic

    ... in the past decade and is the first Oregon winery to receive the distinction, according to the release. Yamhill County has been ranked as the best county for wine in America for the second year in a row based on a study by SmartAsset, a financial ...

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  5. Stop the Dump Coalition v. Yamhill County 2016026 A162746Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | FindLaw

    STOP THE DUMP COALITION, Willamette Valley Wineries Association, Ramsey McPhillips, and Friends of Yamhill County, Petitioners Cross-Respondents, v. YAMHILL COUNTY and Riverbend Landfill Co., Respondents Cross-Petitioners.

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  6. March 22 business briefsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 22 | The Newberg Graphic

    As part of its annual Customer Ballots program, First Federal has announced it will donate about $40,000 to 85 nonprofits throughout Yamhill County, including 14 in Newberg, per its customers' more than 5,000 votes cast in January and February.

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  7. SCORE: Business execs ready to help you outRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 22 | The Newberg Graphic

    ... in research. A part the dozen or so volunteers with SCORE's Salem chapter, he typically works with people in Yamhill County alongside a fellow McMinnville resident Roger Braden, who has a background in law. However, Taylor noted that volunteers are ...

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  8. Forest in the makingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | News-Register

    ... than 50 signing up for the planting party. Farm owners Paul and Iris Werts hosted the event. Members of the Yamhill County Small Woodlands Association, they plan to install a plaque at the edge of the new forest acknowledging the help they received ...

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  9. Davis wins keyhole and pole bending for Indians, Lions win freestyle...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Beaverton Valley Times

    The Indians sophomore won her keyhole race in 7.725 seconds, weaved to first in pole bending and went second in a blink of an eye in barrels and individual flags March 9-12 at the Yamhill County Fairgrounds in McMinnville. "Kaitlin did very well: She placed in all five of her [individual] events [including fifth in Figure 8]," Tribe coach Donna Espelien said.

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  10. Teen charged with murder in fatal McMinnville shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 | OregonLive.com

    ... the shooting, Symons said. His medical condition was not a direct result of the incident Symons said. The Yamhill County District Attorney is investigating the case. Neither the district attorney or the Yamhill County Juvenile Department could not ...

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  11. Diesel v. Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | FindLaw

    ... review are brief and are drawn from LUBA's order and the local government record. 3 McPhillips Farm, Inc. v. Yamhill County, 256 Or App 402, 404, 300 P3d 299 (2013). Following the enactment of the relevant provisions of ORS 475B.340 and ORS ...

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  12. Documentary looks at how social factors affect public healthRead the original story

    Friday Mar 10 | The Newberg Graphic

    The Yamhill County Public Health Department will launch Wednesday a seven-week documentary series that explores and addresses the underlying social issues that may impact health.

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  13. Teen suspected of fatally shooting woman at Oregon home - Thu, 09 Mar 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 9 | The Spokesman-Review

    A 15-year-old boy suspected of fatally shooting a woman and wounding a man at an Oregon home will be booked into Juvenile Hall after he's released from a hospital, police said Thursday. Symons said the case will be turned over to the Yamhill County Juvenile Department and the district attorney's office for possible charges.

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  14. Boy, 15, suspected of fatally shooting woman at Oregon homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 9 | The Columbian

    ... he home with the two adults, but the three were not related. Symons said the case is being turned over to the Yamhill County juvenile department and district attorney's office. Police have not said why the boy needs medical care.

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  15. One dead, one hurt in McMinnville shooting; juvenile in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | News-Register

    ... Dancer Park, on the west side of the river. John Vineyard and Sharon Hanson own the home, according to tthe Yamhill County Assessor's Office. Forness' Facebook status shows she is in a relationship with Vineyard. About 5 p.m., medical personnel ...

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  16. Woman killed, man wounded in NE Mac residenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | News-Register

    ... Dancer Park, on the west side of the river. John Vineyard and Sharon Hanson own the home, according to the Yamhill County Assessor's Office. Forness' Facebook page depicts her and Vineyard as being in a relationship. Forness worked at Hopscotch Toys ...

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  17. McMinnville shooting victims lived with suspected teen, police saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 9 | OregonLive.com

    ... but it's not a direct result of the incident," Symons said. The criminal case will be handed over to the Yamhill County Juvenile Department and the District Attorney's Office after the boy is lodged and charged. No other information, including ...

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  18. Two shot in McMinnville, one fatally; juvenile taken into custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | News-Register

    ... Symons said McMinnville police had received valuable assistance from the Oregon State Police, OSP Crime Lab, Yamhill County Sheriff's Office and Newberg, Yamhill and Amity police departments, and wished to extend their thanks. More information will ...

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  19. PCC names newest board member - Wednesday, 08 March 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | South County Spotlight

    ... Gene Pitts, who resigned from the board late last year. As the Zone 6 official, Alyajouri will represent Yamhill County, east Washington County and Southwest Portland for the remainder of the term, which runs through June 2017. He can run for ...

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  20. Rule Portlandia! And Jefferson! Wallowa too! A short history of Oregon's many secession dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | OregonLive.com

    ... activities quiet, but that wasn't the case for every Confederacy supporter in the state. In 1861, a brazen Yamhill County display of Confederate flags (and rumors of a large weapons cache by rebel sympathizers) led to calls for a federal judge to ...

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