In the early 60's, Kelton Peery, Chuck Colvin and Willard Cushing felt it was time for the city to have a private golf course and began to search for property.They soon persuaded Captain Francis Michelbook this was a proper use for his land, a dairy farm that was later used for raising turkeys.Golden Valley Brewery and Pub serves Angus beef raised on their family ranch.There are only a dozen such restaurants in the United States that serve beef produced exclusively for their own restaurant.Mc Minnville is the county seat and largest city of Yamhill County, Oregon, United States.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has an area of 10.58 square miles (27.40 km Since the 1990s, the majority of the vineyards of the Willamette Valley American Viticultural Area (AVA) are in the area surrounding Mc Minnville, giving this city a claim to the title of the capital of Oregon's wine industry.
Automobile dealerships include Jeep, Ford, Subaru, General Motors, Buick, Chevrolet, Lincoln Motor Company, Toyota, Cadilac, Volkswagen, and Ram.
Along with sales, service is available at most major automobile dealerships in the city.
Mc Minnville is at the confluence of the North and South Forks of the Yamhill River in the Willamette Valley.
The city is home to Oregon Mutual Insurance Company, Linfield College, Cascade Steel, a (Schnitzer Steel Industries company), Organic Valley creamery, Wings and Waves Waterpark, Joe Dancer Park, and Evergreen Aviation Museum home of Howard Hughes' famed Spruce Goose Town founder William T.