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Wine Shed offers tastings

Wine Shed offers tastings

The Wine Shed, Winthrop’s recently opened wine, beer and spirits store, is now offering wine tastings daily. Proprietor Dave Swenson will pour samples of four wines per week, changing weekly, with an emphasis on “wines that we’ve liked and want other people to try,” he said. Each 2-ounce sample costs $2, with “a couple of...
Community briefs: June 25, 2014

Community briefs: June 25, 2014

This week: Help with ‘Friday Food Program’ because kids eat on weekends, too, Charley family DVD at Interpretive Center June 29, learn All about mushrooms, Get your berries and Livestock deadline extended
Student briefs

Student briefs

Bryan Michael Putnam, of Twisp, was awarded a Master of Fine Arts degree by the University of Oregon during the spring term. Claire LeDuc, of Mazama, was named to the spring semester honor roll at Montana State University in Bozeman.
Arts briefs: June 18, 2014

Arts briefs: June 18, 2014

This week: Artists reception at Sun Mountain on June 22, Pottery on Wednesday nights with Matt Armbrust, or see Ian McFeron in two free shows
Community briefs: June 18, 2014

Community briefs: June 18, 2014

This week: Primitive skills for kids starts June 23, Spaghetti feed to benefit Wagner pool happens June 28, also on June 28 there's a Snake awareness for dogs class and Get a fresh start on June 20.
Old Schoolhouse beers win gold

Old Schoolhouse beers win gold

Old Schoolhouse Brewery of Winthrop won two gold medals at the North American Beer Awards last weekend in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Uncle Big’s Brown won the gold in the brown porter category and Brewer’s Reserve Imperial Stout took the medal in the imperial stout category. The event is conducted as a single blind sampling followed...
Sports briefs: June 11, 2014

Sports briefs: June 11, 2014

This week: Bike Rodeo at Pearrygin Lake and Free fishing for kids at Winthrop hatchery

Community briefs: June 11, 2014

This week: Ham radio club needs support for field exercise and Farm to Table dinner coming in August
Community briefs: June 4, 2014

Community briefs: June 4, 2014

This week: ‘Weed-a-thon’ fundraiser for LBHS students on Thursday, June 5, Metal drive continues Saturday and Vacation Bible school in July.
Community briefs: May 28, 2014

Community briefs: May 28, 2014

Preschool enrollment open Open enrollment is now available for preschoolers (ages 3 – 5) at Wildflowers Preschool for the 2014 – 15 year. For information call 997-1007 or email foxskutleysarah@yahoo.com. Produce vouchers for seniors Low-income seniors in Okanogan County may qualify for the Seniors Farmers Market Nutrition Program administered by Aging & Adult Care of Central Washington. Seniors at...