Local leaders rallying around North Cascades Smokejumper Base

Local leaders rallying around North Cascades Smokejumper Base

Alarmed by the possibility that the historic North Cascades Smokejumper Base (NCSB) could be shut down in the future, local elected officials and economic leaders are mustering forces to keep the base open. The U.S. Forest Service, which owns and operates the smokejumper base at the Methow Valley State Airport, is...
‘GAIA’ among three new exhibits opening on March 4 at Confluence Gallery

‘GAIA’ among three new exhibits opening on March 4 at Confluence Gallery

Confluence Gallery’s next exhibit, “GAIA,” will debut with a free reception on March 4 from 4 – 8 p.m., and will continue through April 18. The exhibit will celebrate the profound beauty and mystery of Mother Earth, and will explore the harm humanity is bringing to life on earth, according to a...
Road warriors

Road warriors

Josh Morgan was at work by 5 a.m., waiting his turn in the garage to thaw out his plow truck so he could load it with sand and, still long before first light, head out to plow Twisp River Road. Morgan and his five fellow plow operators were summoned to work...

Today is Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017

TWISP WEATHER REPORT

Areal Flood Watch

Issued:
2:52 PM PST on February 19, 2017
Expires:
6:00 PM PST on February 22, 2017
Chance of Snow
02/19 30%
High 41° / Low 28°
Chance of Snow
Snow
02/20 80%
High 37° / Low 29°
Snow

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