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Shift in perspective at Confluence’s new show

Shift in perspective at Confluence’s new show

“This has to do with change — we kind of get stuck in what we perceive as being normal and don’t perceive that change is occurring,” said Dan Brown, one of three curators of Confluence Gallery’s new show …
The answer is: yes, still time to register for Trivia Night

The answer is: yes, still time to register for Trivia Night

Registration closes next Tuesday (April 21) for Trivia Night, an evening of friendly mental competition to benefit Public School Funding Alliance that will take place on April 27. Four-person teams compete in three rounds of written questions covering a wide range of topics including pop culture, literature, geography, sports, history, math, science, art, music, and...
Sports briefs: April 15, 2015

Sports briefs: April 15, 2015

Work party at the Loup Loup Loup Ski Bowl is looking for volunteers to take part in a work party on Saturday (April 18) from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. to clear brush and other encumbrances from the Flat Loop Nordic trail, in preparation for the Ragnar trail running races scheduled for September. The Loup will host...
What’s all the racquet?

What’s all the racquet?

When Dave Schulz first stepped onto a court as a high school tennis coach nearly 50 years ago, Lyndon Johnson was U.S. president and a nickel could buy a Hershey bar or first-class postage stamp. In Seattle, a McDonald’s Hamburgers …
Help clean up the valley during Earth Week 2015

Help clean up the valley during Earth Week 2015

Earth Day is coming up next week on April 22, so Methow Recycles has designated April 18 – 25 as “Earth Week” to encourage everyone to help clean up one little corner of the community.

Legal notices: April 15, 2015

LEGAL NOTICE SUPERIOR COURT, STATE OF WASHINGTON, COUNTY OF SPOKANE In the Matter of the Estate of BETTY LOU MEYERS, Deceased. NO. 15400448-6 AMENDED NOTICE TO CREDITORS RCW 11.40.030. The Personal Representative named below has been appointed as Personal Representative of this Estate.  Any person having a claim against the decedent must, before the time...

Travel delays over Loup Loup highway

Motorists traveling over Loup Loup Pass (Highway 20 between Twisp and Okanogan) can expect short delays next week as Washington State Department of Transportation crews clean ditches and complete other drainage work. Flaggers will control traffic from 7 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Thursday (April 13-16).

Legal notices: April 8, 2015

LEGAL NOTICE SUPERIOR COURT, STATE OF WASHINGTON, COUNTY OF SPOKANE In the Matter of the Estate of BETTY LOU MEYERS, Deceased. NO. 15400448-6 AMENDED NOTICE TO CREDITORS RCW 11.40.030. The Personal Representative named below has been appointed as Personal Representative of this Estate. Any person having a claim against the decedent must, before the time...
Winthrop: April 8, 2015

Winthrop: April 8, 2015

By Ashley Lodato Everybody is always excited when the North Cascades Highway opens again for the season, and this year is no exception, with people celebrating one of the earliest openings in 42 years. To be sure, driving to and from the west side is quicker and a lot more beautiful than going around “the...
Mazama: April 8, 2015

Mazama: April 8, 2015

By Bob Spiwak Washington Pass opened a few days ago and there was a notable increase in traffic on Highway 20 in both directions, as was expected. The Mazama Store parking lot filled quickly after the event. Driving through Winthrop on Saturday, the day following opening of the road, there was a plethora of vehicles...