MCMINNVILLE, Ore. — Oregon State Rep. Ron Noble has left his job as campus safety director at Linfield College.

The first-term McMinnville Republican tells the Yamhill Valley News-Register he plans to spend more time on legislative activities.

Noble took the Linfield job in 2014 after retiring as chief of the McMinnville Police Department. His replacement at Linfield is Dennis Marks, another former McMinnville police officer.

Information from: Yamhill Valley News-Register,

Author photo
The AP is one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent newsgathering. AP is neither privately owned nor government-funded; instead, as a not-for-profit news cooperative owned by its American newspaper and broadcast members, it can maintain its single-minded focus on newsgathering and its commitment to the highest standards of objective, accurate journalism.