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A mother and her young daughter were killed in a fire about one mile south of Amity early Tuesday morning.

Mother, 8-year-old daughter die in Amity fire; vigil set

UPDATE: Thursday, Nov. 16: AMITY - A candlelight vigil for fire victims Honey Cosgrove and her daughter, 8-year-old Nevaeh Applegate, will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday at City Park, located on Fifth Street. The ...

Amity to maintain own police department

AMITY — The Amity City Council voted unanimously Wednesday to continue operating its own police department instead of contracting with the Yamhill County Sheriff’s Office. Between 75 and 100 ...

Amity will keep its police department

AMITY - The Amity City Council voted unanimously Wednesday night to continue operating its own police department rather than contract with the Yamhill County Sheriff's Office. Between 75 and 100 citizens ...

Amity to make policing decision

AMITY — The Amity City Council will decide at a meeting set for 7 p.m. Wednesday to either continue operating its own police department or contract with the Yamhill County Sheriff’s Office. The ...

Marcus Larson / News-Register##Amity s water system has been restored to safety.

Amity water gets clean bill of health

UPDATE: Friday, Oct. 27, 7 p.m.: Following an assessment of reservoir water levels, it has been determined that water restrictions are not longer necessary, according to Amity City Administrator Justin ...

Amity Police Chief to retire; city may contract with county

AMITY — Dan Brown, a former lieutenant with the McMinnville police, is planning to retire after almost 15 years as Amity Police Chief. His last day will be Dec. 31. The city may respond by joining ...

Amity water supply receives clean bill of health

AMITY -  Edge Analytical, an environmental testing laboratory in Wilsonville, notified Amity city officials Wednesday morning that results of a bacteria water test were negative. A computer malfunction ...

Amity's head librarian retiring

AMITY — Head Librarian Alice Wicks is planning to retire at the end of the month, Amity City Manager Justin Hogue announced at Wednesday’s city council meeting. Wicks has worked at the library ...

Amity Elementary due new play structure

AMITY — The Amity School Board approved spending $20,000 on a new elementary school playground structure at last week’s meeting. Cascade Recreation Inc. of University Park, Washington, was ...

Amity eying solar lease agreement

AMITY — The city of Amity has reached preliminary agreement on the leasing of 16 acres to Pacific Northwest Solar LLC for a 40-acre solar array expected to run about $4 million. The city is currently ...

Amity board to meet

AMITY — The Amity School Board will hold its 2017-18 organizational meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the district office. Board members Matthew Foertsch, Tim Haarsma and Ryan Jones will be sworn ...

Amity discusses solar power proposal

AMITY — The Amity City Council entertained Wednesday a solar power proposal from Pacific Northwest Solar LLC, which is interested in leasing 16 to 20 acres of municipal land lying just east of the ...

Amity discusses solar power proposal

AMITY — The Amity City Council entertained Wednesday a solar power proposal from Pacific Northwest Solar LLC, which is interested in leasing 16 to 20 acres of municipal land lying just east of the ...

Rockne Roll/News-Register##Steve Ruyle, left, and Mo Larmi mix up pancake batter at the 60th Annual Amity Pancake Breakfast and Classic Car Show on Sunday in Amity City Park.

Pancake breakfast serves as community reunion [w/ video]

AMITY — The scent of grilled ham and fresh pancakes wafted through city park, as locals were joined by visitors in gathering for Amity’s annual Pancake Breakfast and Antique Car Show. Lines ...

Amity council approves administrator evaluation form

AMITY — The Amity City Council approved a city administrator evaluation form at last week’s meeting. Justin Hogue, former assistant city manager in the Marion County community of Mount Angel, ...

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