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Corrections

CORRECTIONS

An article in the June 10 issue about new routes in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest for all-terrain vehicles said the routes provide 150 miles of riding. The routes closest to the Methow Valley are approximately 150 miles long; the other six ranger districts in the forest provide another 250 miles. A community briefs item in...

CLARIFICATIONS

A recent item in News of Record should have said that Carla Sue McCarley, 38, of Twisp, entered an Alford plea in Okanogan County District Court related to a charge of obstructing a law enforcement officer. Under an Alford plea, the defendant does not admit guilt but concedes that the prosecution likely has enough evidence...

CORRECTION

An article about the interview process for a new Methow Valley Elementary School principal gave an incorrect time for the public forum where community members can meet the finalists. It is Wednesday (May 6) at 6 p.m. in the Elementary School library, not at 7:30 p.m. Childcare will be provided. The News regrets the error....

CORRECTIONS: April 15, 2015

An article about the youth wrestling program in the April 1 issue misidentified one of the four parent organizers of the program. She is Charlotte Wilson, not Charlotte Nelson. The News regrets the error. Items in the April 8 arts briefs column and in the What’s Happening calendar should have said that Tara Kaiyala Weaver is...

CORRECTIONS

A story about Enloe Dam in the March 11 edition provided an incorrect amount for the estimated cost of a sediment study. The study is expected to cost $70,000, not $70 million. The names of Rick Swanson and Jeremy Newman were misspelled in an article in the Methow Home supplement published March 11.

CORRECTION

 An article in the Feb. 25 issue incorrectly reported the date that former Deputy Marshal Mark Harreus began working for the Town of Winthrop. Harreus joined the department on Oct. 18. The News regrets the error.

CORRECTION

An article about the Okanogan County Public Utility District’s deliberations on Enloe Dam described a potential change of water rights that could provide 4,000 gallons of water for irrigation. The amount should have been 4,000 acre-feet. An acre-foot is the volume of water that would cover an acre to a depth of one foot (about...

Correction

An article in last week’s Methow Valley News (Jan. 28) about the Okanogan County Transit Authority (OCTA) had a misleading headline that implied OCTA would begin providing bus service in the Methow Valley in July. The new transit authority will begin providing its first bus service in July in the Okanogan Valley, when it begins operating...

Corrections

In a photo of Lynette Westendorf’s oratorio debut in the Jan. 21 issue, narrator Sage McFetridge was mis-identified. In the Jan. 21 issue, the cost of dinner at the Scholastic Book Fair family night at Methow Valley Elementary School on Thursday (Jan. 29) should have been listed as $3. The News regrets the errors.

Correction

CORRECTION: In the Jan. 14 story about Methow At Home, the website for the program should have been listed as methowathome.org. A community survey may be completed on the website. The News regrets the error.