Probation violation nets Amity man 18 months

James Johnson would have been able to serve the six-month term he received after pleading guilty to three counts, one each of attempt to elude, reckless endangering and resisting arrest, in the Yamhill ...

Contract dispute thwarts gym work

AMITY — The Amity School District and TS Gray Construction have become embroiled in a contract dispute that could stall renovation of the high school gym. The school board awarded the contract to ...

Amity wins approval for Warriors mascot

AMITY — The Amity School Board unanimously approved an interagency agreement with the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians last week allowing Amity High to retain its Warriors mascot. The Siletz ...

Amity awards gym renovation contract

AMITY — The Amity School Board has awarded a high school gym renovation contract to the low bidder, TS Gray Construction of Sherwood, at $276,185. Only three members were present — Ray Bottenberg, ...

School races contested in Mac, Y-C

Two positions on the McMinnville School Board will be contested in the May 16 election. Voters will decide two such races in Yamhill-Carlton as well, and one in Newberg. In Y-C, they also will fill a ...

News-Register file photo##Amity Warriors play in the gym, which will soon get a facelift.

Amity High gym due a facelift

AMITY — Principal Chris Daniels said a planned Amity High School gymnasium renovation will do wonders toward enabling community members to better enjoy the many activities offered at the school. The ...

Amity hires public works chief

AMITY — Mark Gunter has been named Amity Public Works Superintendent. He replaces Matt Johnson, who resigned after 10 years to accept a job in the Polk County community of Monmouth. Gunter was introduced ...

Lane County investigating Amity man's disappearance

The Lane County Sheriff’s Office has launched a renewed investigation into the September 2014 disappearance of Christopher “Topher” Bernards of Amity, now being considered as a possible ...

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Repeat DUII offender hurt in drunken crash

DUNDEE — An Amity woman with a history of drunk driving was charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants following a Thursday night crash south of Dundee on Highway 99W. Oregon State ...

Carlie Steele

Amity student wins national honor

AMITY — Carlie Steele, a student at Amity Middle School, has been named winner of the Prudential Spirit of Community Award for Oregon. The seventh grader was honored for using “Carlie’s ...

Marcus Larson/News-Register##Good Citizen winner Daniel Mather is a top student at Amity High School. He plans to combine interests in history, math and science in his senior project, building a 4-foot-long working model of a Roman aqueduct out of Legos.

Stopping By: Teen strives to be a good citizen

Amity senior Daniel Mather’s efforts to help others recognized by local DAR chapter

Amity School Board to meet

AMITY - The Amity School Board will hold a special meeting at 6 p.m.. Monday, Feb. 13, to discuss and approve revisions related to the high school gymnasium expansion project. Work will include expanding ...

Matt Johnson

Amity public works chief moving on

AMITY — The city of Amity, which recently chose Justin Hogue for its city administrator vacancy, now has another top job to fill. Public Works Superintendent Matt Johnson has resigned after 10 years. ...

Amity eyes renovation

AMITY — The Amity School Board will discuss high school renovation plans when it meets at 6 p.m. Wednesday in the district office. The district is interested in boosting seating capacity in the ...

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Amity reaches contract agreement with administrator

AMITY — The Amity City Council has reached a contract agreement with incoming City Administrator Justin Hogue. Hogue is the current assistant city manager in the Marion County community of Mount ...

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