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News in Yamhill County, Oregon
State road funds stuck in traffic
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 19:08:33 -0700
Lawmakers wrangle barriers to paying for highway, bridge work Oregon lawmakers next year will face renewed questions about how to pay for maintaining roads and moving people and goods. But so far, there’s more of a consensus among the numerous interest groups about what the money should go for — ...
Hagg Lake fire spreads, residents evacuate
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:57:19 -0700
A rapidly spreading fire broke out just north of Henry Hagg Lake in Gaston late Friday afternoon, prompting evacuation orders for people closest to the flames. The Scoggin Creek Fire is located on Southwest Scoggins Valley Road, and firefighters from the Oregon State Forest Service, Washington County and Yamhill ...
Nonvoters will get postcards this week
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:38:39 -0700
Project aims at boosting, updating registration rolls. Almost 900,000 Oregonians will receive postcards starting this week inviting them to register to vote. The names were cross-checked against electronic data bases of voter registrations, Driver and Motor Vehicle Services Division licenses and identification cards, and Social Security death records. The project ...
Body of missing bow hunter found near Vernonia
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 21:52:00 -0700
The body of a Hillsboro, Ore., bow hunter missing since Sunday was found Tuesday by a friend of the man’s family who was helping search. Jon Hill’s body was discovered just after 5 p.m. more than a mile from where deputies found Hill’s pickup truck on Sunday afternoon, according to a statement from the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office.
Prep Football Scoreboard: Sept. 26
Sat, 27 Sep 2014 00:40:00 -0700
Your go-to link for this weekend's matchups, radio information, Twitter feeds, statewide scores and more.