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Sports briefs: August 5, 2015

Sports briefs: August 5, 2015

Salmon Derby winners The Brewster Salmon Derby has announced the winners of last weekend’s competition: • King of the Pool, Matt Fetherly, 19.68 lbs • Adult winner, Bob Shelton, 19.06 lbs • Youth winner, Amanda Davis, 14.70 lbs • 8 and under winner, Trace LaDoux, 9.94 lbs Check your hunting area Hunters may need to...
Arts briefs: July 29, 2015

Arts briefs: July 29, 2015

New show at Winthrop Gallery Winthrop Gallery will host an artists’ reception for its exhibit “Serendipity,” which features local artists Pearl Cherrington, Jim Neupert and Susannah Young, on Aug. 8 from 5 – 7 p.m. The exhibit opens Aug. 5 and continues through Sept. 14. For more information, call 996-3925. Learning to sing A song and voice...
Sports briefs: July 29, 2015

Sports briefs: July 29, 2015

Ski trail will shift a bit Nordic skiers using the Methow Trails system next winter will find a slight alteration in the area near Kelly’s restaurant on Highway 20. A homeowner who had granted a 350-foot easement for the trail has requested a release from that agreement, Methow Trails Executive Director James DeSalvo said this...
Community News briefs: July 29, 2015

Community News briefs: July 29, 2015

Meet Community School teachers The Methow Valley Community School in Twisp will host a “meet the teachers” open house on Monday (Aug. 3) from 5 – 7 p.m. Information will also be available about the school’s learning theme for the next school year, and new pre-school and home school programs. For more information, call 997-4447. Ice cream...
Arts briefs

Arts briefs

Campbell exhibit at The Merc The Merc Playhouse in Twisp will host an exhibit of oil paintings by Caryl Campbell beginning Friday (July 24) and continuing through Oct. 30. The exhibit, titled “The Wilderness Journal,” is presented by Confluence Gallery. Campbell is a long-time Methow Valley resident and an amateur naturalist. Her work can be...
News briefs: July 22, 2015

News briefs: July 22, 2015

Meeting on helicopter training plan A community meeting to discuss the U.S. Army’s proposal to train helicopter pilots in a large region that includes the Methow Valley will be held Friday (July 24) at Confluence Gallery in Twisp, from 7 – 9 p.m. The meeting was organized by concerned citizens and not by the Army or any other...
Business briefs: July 15, 2015

Business briefs: July 15, 2015

Celebrate with Mazama Country Inn The Mazama Country Inn will celebrate its 30th anniversary on August 8 with a barbecue plus musical performances by the Copacetics and Laura Love and the Family Dog. Families are welcome to the free event, which begins at 5:30 p.m. For more information, call 996-2681. Lost River closing Seattle tasting...
Arts briefs: July 15, 2015

Arts briefs: July 15, 2015

  Malotte part of Port Townsend exhibit A photograph by local artist Sherry Malotte has been selected to be included in the 17th Annual Art Port Townsend Juried Art Exhibition, “Expressions Northwest,” which will be held from July 31 to Aug. 30. Juror Kathleen Moles, an independent art curator, writer, and editor based in the...
Sports briefs: July 15, 2015

Sports briefs: July 15, 2015

Trail work with Methow Trails Methow Trails is holding its July trail-work session at the Patterson Lake Trail on Tuesday (July 21) from 8 a.m.-noon. Trails Manager Jon Albright will instruct volunteers in trail maintenance basics at the Patterson Lake Cabins before turning teams loose to perform tread, slope and brush work on the popular...
Community briefs: July 15, 2015

Community briefs: July 15, 2015

Help The Cove communicate The Cove is asking for the community’s help in updating its database so it can more effectively communicate with local residents, especially via email. Call 997-0227 or email thecovecares@gmail.com if you are willing to share your email address. The Cove is also asking for your names and phone numbers. All information...