Yamhill County Newswire (Page 2)

Yamhill County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Yamhill County, OR. (Page 2)

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  1. McMinnville just inside path of totalityRead the original story

    Friday Aug 4 | News-Register

    The largest show of the summer, a solar eclipse destined to darken the daytime sky, is coming to Yamhill County on Monday, Aug. 21. But if you want to experience the most impressive part of the eclipse - the moment of totality, when the moon's shadow completely blocks the sun's rays - you'll need to station yourself in McMinnville or nearby in the southern portion of the county. Viewers even a few miles outside the path of totality will witness a great show, but miss its signature element.

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  2. Bullmania opens fair rodeo events WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | News-Register

    Bullmania is the opening rodeo event of the 2017 Yamhill County Fair. The fair opens at 10 a.m. August 2. The bull-riding contest begins at 6:15 p.m. The NPRA Rodeo will go Thursday and Friday followed by the destruction derby Saturday,

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  3. Red flag warning issued for Yamhill CountyRead the original story

    Monday Jul 31 | News-Register

    Yamhill County will be under a red flag warning from 2 to 9 p.m. today due to extreme weather conditions.

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  4. Bookmarks: Awards for Barry Lopez and other Northwest authorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 29 | OregonLive.com

    ... The Up and Coming Writer Award winner is Warren Easley , author of the Cal Claxton mystery series starring a Yamhill County attorney. Lori Tobias: Oregon writer Lori Tobias has won the Pacific Northwest Writers Association's 2017 Nancy Pearl Book ...

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  5. Wrongful death lawsuit filed in 2015 New Year's Eve death of man in downtown Portland jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | OregonLive.com

    ... on the heels of two large settlements of similar lawsuits stemming from the deaths of two inmates in the Yamhill County jail. Yamhill County earlier this month agreed to pay $5 million to settle a wrongful death lawsuit stemming from the 2015 death ...

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  6. Fire destroys Sheridan barn and contentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | News-Register

    Damage to the barn and contents was estimated between $30,000 and $50,000. The Yamhill County Fire Investigation Team is working to determine a cause.

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  7. Yamhill County to pay $5 million to settle lawsuit stemming from jail inmate's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | OregonLive.com

    Yamhill County will pay $5 million to settle a lawsuit brought by the family of Jed Hawk Myers, an inmate who died in the Yamhill County Jail in 2015 after he was assaulted by two other inmates then moved to a medical cell but never received care despite repeated calls for help, according to the plaintiff. Myers, 34, died alone in a medical jail cell about 1 a.m. on May 28, 2015.

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  8. Successes can keep piling up with full-time fair managerRead the original story

    Friday Jul 21 | News-Register

    If you're in need of an uplifting story of government in action - especially one steeped in rural Americana - peruse recent archives of the Yamhill County Fair. It turned a corner with the beginning of the new century and has been on a roll ever since.

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  9. Into the Weeds with WineRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2017 | Eugene Weekly

    ... the story seem rather simple. For about 18 years, Moe Momtazi and family have cultivated 480 acres of prime Yamhill County hillsides, growing their award-winning grapes and making Maysara wines (a Persian term meaning "house of wine"). Adjacent to ...

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  10. Burn ban takes effect in most of Yamhill CountyRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2017 | News-Register

    A Yamhill County burn ban is now in effect, with the exception of Newberg and the Newberg Rural Fire Protection District. The ban is in effect on all burning, including agriculture.

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  11. Asians are Oregon's fastest growing demographicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | The News-Review

    Since the 2010 Census, the Asian population increased 26 percent, according to 2016 population and housing estimates. Asians now make up 6 percent of the state's population, up from 5 percent in 2010.

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  12. Asians are Oregon's fastest growing demographicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Since the 2010 Census, the Asian population increased 26 percent, according to 2016 population and housing estimates. Asians now make up 6 percent of the state's population, up from 5 percent in 2010.

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  13. Time for Turkey Rama to take flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | News-Register

    ... Federal, McMenamins, Foster Farms and Oregon Mutual. The event dates back to 1938, when it debuted as the Yamhill County Turkey Fair. By the early 1940s, Yamhill County had become Oregon's leading turkey producer, and the fair developed as an ...

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  14. Crash blocks 99W at Durham Lane, south of McMinnvilleRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2017 | News-Register

    ... personnel are on the way. Several people may be hurt, and at least four are trapped in a vehicle, callers to Yamhill County Dispatch say. Two Life Flight helicopters have been ordered, along with land ambulances. Traffic is being detoured off 99W. ...

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  15. Serious multi-vehicle crash blocks 99W at Durham Lane, south of McMinnvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | News-Register

    ... personnel are on the way. Several people may be hurt, and at least four are trapped in a vehicle, callers to Yamhill County Dispatch say. Two Life Flight helicopters have been ordered, along with land ambulances. Traffic is being detoured off 99W. ...

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  16. Fun Summer Wine Events Happening in Willamette ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    ... locally sourced food and wine event can boast such nationally-recognized participants. Last year, Bounty of Yamhill County placed #2 in USA TODAY'S 10Best Readers' Choice Award for Best General Food Festival. The Oregon Wine Country Half Marathon is ...

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  17. Regence BCBS to exit individual insurance in 15 countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    ... Curry, Deschutes, Douglas, Jackson, Josephine, Klamath, Lake Lane, Lincoln, Linn, Marion, Polk, Tillamook or Yamhill County. "We understand the disruption this change may cause; we did not take this decision lightly," the Regence letter said. "The ...

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  18. For a change, Asians are Oregon's fastest-growing groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    Since the 2010 Census, the Asian population increased 26 percent , according to 2016 population and housing estimates. Asians now make up 6 percent of the state's population, up from 5 percent in 2010.

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  19. Sheriff's office increases holiday patrolsRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2017 | News-Register

    The Yamhill County Sheriff's Office will increase patrols this Fourth of July weekend in an effort to minimize and reduce the negative impact of impaired driving. Extra patrols will be on the road between Saturday through Tuesday.

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  20. Metro West should pull over in county lawsuitRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2017 | News-Register

    ... company to transport them from one medical facility to another. Newberg city officials, together with Yamhill County commissioners, decided Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue should be the ambulance service that ferries people between medical ...

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