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Harts Pass: Nov. 19, 2014

Harts Pass: Nov. 19, 2014

Twisp approves 2015 tax levies

Twisp approves 2015 tax levies

The Twisp Town Council has approved 1-percent increases in the property tax levies for the Town of Twisp and for the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) district. Aero Methow Rescue Service contracts with the EMS district to provide emergency medical care in Twisp. The EMS levy generated $43,882 in revenue this year. The dollar amount of...
New radio station broadcasting from Winthrop

New radio station broadcasting from Winthrop

By Laurelle Walsh
A new, low-power radio station, KTRJ-LP 93.7 FM, is now broadcasting 24 hours a day, seven days a week from a studio at the home of David, Julie and Kaity Corrigan in the Twin Lakes area of Winthrop. Radios in the vicinity …
Remember those who struggle

Remember those who struggle

By Rikki Schwab, Winthrop Marshal
As we go into the holiday season it is important to remember that not everyone is thankful for their personal situations. As we give thanks for the many things we have this month, it’s important to remember that there are …

Leo!

Leo!

Dani Golden and Joshua Cole of Winthrop joyfully announce the birth of their son Leo Golden Cole, who showed up early in the morning on Nov. 11, 2014. He was born at Three Rivers Hospital in Brewster, weighing in at 7 pounds, 2 ounces and measuring 18 inches at birth. We are immeasurably thankful for...
Community briefs: Nov. 19, 2014

Community briefs: Nov. 19, 2014

This week: Community Thanksgiving dinner, Tutors needed at Liberty Bell, Visalli offers ‘history of everything’ classes and Breakfast with Santa
Senior News: Nov. 19, 2014

Senior News: Nov. 19, 2014

Calendar THURSDAY, NOV. 20: Bingo following lunch. SATURDAY, NOV. 22: Christmas Sale begins. MONDAY, NOV. 24: Thanksgiving lunch, gift basket drawing during lunch. Notes The Senior Center lunch program will be closed on Nov. 27 and 28 in observance of Thanksgiving. The Christmas Sale will begin on Saturday (Nov. 22) at 9 a.m. We have...
Phyllis Maxine Moyer Boulton1921 – 2014

Phyllis Maxine Moyer Boulton
1921 – 2014

Phyllis Boulton, of Anacortes, passed away on the evening of Nov. 12, 2014. She was 93 years old. She was born in Hamilton, Washington, on June 2, 1921, the daughter of David and Florence (Woods) Moyer. Phyllis started out working for the U.S. Forest Service in the Cascades where she would hike out to the...
Mazama: Nov. 19, 2014

Mazama: Nov. 19, 2014

By Bob Spiwak The weather the past week has been sunny and oh-so-cold for this time of year. Our low was 7 degrees and it has been a while since we got above freezing other than in the direct sun. I believe the temperature rose to 34 one day in the shade. Up at Harts...
Winthrop: Nov. 19, 2014

Winthrop: Nov. 19, 2014

By Ashley Lodato The Feet Versus Fire event took place in a beautiful two-hour window between early morning sprinkles and an afternoon downpour, with 62 humans and an assortment of canines participating in the 5-kilometer and 10K run/walk/bike. After pronouncing themselves “valley strong,” the participants headed out along the Community Trail. Not surprisingly, Liberty Bell...