Amity School Board revises goals

AMITY — The Amity School Board is working on a set of student achievement, stewardship and communication goals for 2016-2019. Its achievement goals are maintaining a graduation rate of 90 ...

Students to collect food

AMITY — Middle school leadership students will go trick-or-treating to collect food for others. The students will take part in a nationwide effort, “Trick or Treat So Tots Can Eat,” ...

Amity narrows manager field

AMITY — City Councilor Caralyn Miller said it wasn’t easy paring the original pool of 16 city manager candidates to the current group of nine. Outgoing Manager Larry Layton said the ...

Fundraiser slated for Amity woman

AMITY — A fundraiser is scheduled Saturday for Melissa Steele of Amity, who needs surgery to correct problems associated with an earlier procedure. The even will run from 1 to 5 p.m. at ...

Amity receiving city administrator applications

AMITY - Eight individuals have applied to become the next Amity City Administrator, current head Larry Layton told the city council Wednesday night. The position was originally posted Aug. 15. ...

Amity man dies in crash

AMITY — An Amity man died Monday night in a rollover motor vehicle crash occurring about eight miles east of Amity on Amity Road. The Oregon State Police identified him as Todd Andrew Hayes, 51. Troopers ...

Photo courtesy Oregon State Police##An Amity resident was killed in a single-vehicle crash Monday night about eight miles east of Amity.

Amity man killed in rollover crash

AMITY - An Amity man was killed in a single-vehicle crash Monday night about eight miles east of Amity on Amity Road. The Oregon State Police identified him as Todd A. Hayes, 51. Troopers gave this account: About ...

Amity seats uncontested

AMITY — Mayor Michael Cape has drawn no opposition in his bid for another two-year term. Four city council seats are up for grabs this year. They are currently held by Max Walker, Rudy van ...

Marcus Larson / News-Register##Amity firefighters show off the new medical vehicle.

Amity Fire District welcomes Medic 5

AMITY — The Amity and McMinnville fire departments have signed an agreement to provide Amity residents with an enhanced level of patient care and faster response times when ambulances are ...

Amity schools await lead-testing results

AMITY — Superintendent Jeff Clark told the Amity School Board Wednesday night that the district is awaiting lead-testing results. Samples were taken from each of the three schools, and all ...

Board to meet in Amity

AMITY -- The Amity School Board will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the district office. A board chair and vice-chair will be appointed for fiscal 2016-17. Barbara Rowe is the current chair. Committee ...

Amity firefighters extinguish barn fire on 99W at McKee Road

AMITY -- Firefighters have extinguished a barn fire on Highway 99W at McKee Road. McMinnville fire equipment also is heading to the scene a few miles south of Amity. Watch out for emergency vehicles ...

Amity plans Night Out

AMITY — Amity police are planning to host a bike rodeo and other activities Tuesday, Aug. 2, in conjunction with National Night Out. National Night Out encourages crime prevention and positive relationships ...

Amity plans Night Out

AMITY — Amity police are planning to host a bike rodeo and other activities Tuesday, Aug. 2, in conjunction with National Night Out. National Night Out encourages crime prevention and positive ...

Rockne Roll / News-Register##Firefighters inspect the remains of a burned-out building in Perrydale Wednesday. An early-morning fire destroyed the historic structure and its contents.

Historic Perrydale building lost to fire

PERRYDALE — A landmark Perrydale structure burned to the ground early Wednesday in a three-alarm blaze sparked by an electrical problem, according to Amity Fire Chief Bruce Hubbard. Multiple ...

Web Design & Web Development by LVSYS