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 ...

Justin Hogue

Amity goes outside for city administrator

AMITY — Justin Hogue, assistant city manager in the Marion County community of Mount Angel, was named Amity city administrator Wednesday night by unanimous vote of the city council. Hogue will replace ...

Amity hires new city administrator

AMITY - Justin Hogue, currently the assistant city manager in the Marion County community of Mt. Angel, was named Amity city administrator Wednesday night on a unanimous vote of the city council. Hogue, ...

Amity nearing city administrator selection

AMITY — Five finalists for Amity City Administrator are scheduled to meet with community members Tuesday and undergo interviews with the city council Wednesday. Mayor Michael Cape and Councilor ...

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First grade teacher Ryan Wells gets a bucket full of ice water dumped on his head as part of the Amity Elementary celebration for their recent jogathon.

Amity principal, teachers are doused

AMITY — Danielle Ludwick asked for it, and the Amity Elementary School principal knew what was happening next. “Bring it on, bring it on,” she exhorted fifth-grader Angelique ...

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