McMinnville, Oregon was featured as a runner-up of the best “medium-sized” towns in the West to live in by Sunset Magazine.

“It’s the gateway to the Willamette Valley wine country. But McMinnville, about 50 miles southwest of Portland, has even more going for it than prize-winning Pinot Noirs. (Linfield College here plays host to the renowned International Pinot Noir Celebration.) Along with charming architecture, downtown McMinnville has been drawing young chefs and entrepreneurs; its main drag, Third Street, just garnered a Great Street award from the American Planning Association.” – Read the article here