Today is Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014

COMMUNITY NEWS
Summer Lunch Program menu 7/31–8/8

Summer Lunch Program menu 7/31–8/8

Thursday, July 31: Peanut-butter-and-jelly sandwich on whole wheat, string cheese, carrots, applesauce, milk. Friday, Aug. 1: Tuna salad on English muffin, cucumbers/lettuce, apples, milk. Monday, Aug. 4: Bagel with cream cheese, yogurt, carrots, grapes, milk. Tuesday, Aug. 5: Turkey sandwich on whole wheat, lettuce/tomato, carrots/celery, apples, milk. Wednesday, Aug. 6: Peanut-butter-and-jelly sandwich on whole wheat,...
Community briefs: July 30, 2014

Community briefs: July 30, 2014

This week: Spaghetti feed benefit on Aug. 9, Free athletic physicals on Aug. 10, and Along the North Cascades Highway at Sun Mountain Lodge
Information Board locations

Information Board locations

Information boards for those affected by the Carlton Complex fires can be found at the following locations:   Winthrop Sun Mountain, 604 Patterson Lane KOA, 1114 Hwy 20 Evergreen IGA, 950 Hwy 20 Pardners Minimart, 900 Hwy 20 Winthrop Post Office, 1110 Hwy 20 Shari’s Sweet Shop at the 4-way stop USFS Methow Valley Ranger...
To our readers

To our readers

This week’s Methow Valley News looks quite a bit different from our typical issue. Because of the technological challenges we’ve faced, along with the rest of  the valley, we had to improvise and adjust to make sure we could produce a printed newspaper. Constantly changing circumstances and conditions will make some of the information in...

This public service announcement is provided in response to anticipated loss of electrical power due to the current fire conditions. This information is provided by the Washington State Dept. of Health. Power outages Power outages can cause a number of safety concerns; knowing the following information can help. During a power outage: • Turn off...
Honor roll

Honor roll

Connor Fisher and Alex Ulmer, both of Winthrop, have been named to the dean’s list for the spring 2014 quarter at Eastern Washington University.
Summer Lunch Program menu 6/10–6/18

Summer Lunch Program menu 6/10–6/18

Thursday, July 10: Turkey sandwich on whole wheat, spinach salad, cucumbers, apples, milk. Friday, July 11: Tostada chips with salsa, cheese sticks, ham strips, carrots, Mandarin oranges, milk. Monday, July 14: Ham-and-cheese sandwich on whole wheat, lettuce/tomato, oranges, milk. Tuesday, July 15: Turkey sandwich on whole wheat, broccoli/carrots, cantaloupe, milk. Wednesday, July 16: Ham-and-Caesar wrap,...
Community briefs: July 2, 2014

Community briefs: July 2, 2014

This week: Garlic harvest, wine festival, farm camp, food preservation, wildfire readiness, bowl painting, exchange students, women outdoors, planned giving and naturalization info.
LBHS lists honor roll students for second semester

LBHS lists honor roll students for second semester

Liberty Bell Junior/Senior High School has announced its second semester honor roll. The following students earned a 4.0 grade-point average: Seniors: Dana Anderson, Daniel Sonichsen, Morgan Tate Juniors: William Duguay Sophomores: Monica Chavey, Corydon Diamond, Eleanor Hall, Rowan Post, KayDee Sims, Chase Vander Yacht, Claire Waichler Freshmen: Cassidy Butler, Taya Delong, Lauren Fitzmaurice, Nathaniel Hirsch,...
July Fourth: Be careful

July Fourth: Be careful

The long Fourth of July weekend should be fun, but it also should be safe and sane for grown-ups, kids and pets. Here are a few things to keep in mind. • The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reminds us all to be aware of fire restrictions around the state due to rising...