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Appeal on county comp plan to get hearing Thursday

Appeal on county comp plan to get hearing Thursday

An appeal of Okanogan County’s determination that the county’s comprehensive plan, as currently proposed, would have no effect on the environment comes before the county’s hearing examiner this week. The appeal was brought by two environmental organizations, the Methow Valley Citizens’ Council and Futurewise, who claim that state law requires the county to analyze the...

‘Aging in place’ may soon become easier in the Methow

By Laurelle Walsh
A group of Methow Valley senior citizens and health care providers are proposing a new entity they’re calling At Home in the Methow, whose goal is to help people live independently in their homes and remain integrated in the community as they age. Conceived by …
Donations allow Room One to buy its building

Donations allow Room One to buy its building

By Ann McCreary
Through donations from two long-time supporters, Room One has purchased its building at 315 Lincoln St. in Twisp and, for the first time in its 16-year history, …