Today is Friday, Dec. 9, 2016

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Halloween 2016

Halloween 2016

Methow Valley kids (and many of their parents) got all dressed up with somewhere to go on Halloween. While Burgar Street and other Twisp sites drew the usual crowds, dozens of trick-or-treaters toured Riverside Avenue in Winthrop, which was lined with trunk-or-treat opportunities. Others gathered at the Mazama Store for a group foray into the...
July 4, 2016 in Twisp

July 4, 2016 in Twisp

Twisp’s annual Fourth of July parade brought out the usual eclectic group of participants, as well as  appreciative spectators who lined Glover Street to enjoy the spectacle and connect with friends and neighbors.  Later in the day, the Methow Arts Festival was pretty much a play day for every age group. Musical entertainment, face-painting, hands-on...
LBHS Graduation 2016

LBHS Graduation 2016

See photo gallery below. The class of 2016 is: McKenna Barnes, Lake Erie College in Ohio Monica Chavey, Central Washington University Tyson Coleman, Walla Walla Community College Connor Cooley, Gonzaga University Dyson Oliver Curtis, gap year and working Asa Daniels, Shoreline Community College Cory Diamond, Claremont McKenna College Tara Dod, University of Washington Tacoma Oscar...
Nothin' could be finer than a parade for '49ers

Nothin’ could be finer than a parade for ’49ers

Saturday was a day made for parading, and the ’49er Days lineup did not disappoint. An electic collection of entrants moved down Riverside Avenue by  hoof, wheel or on foot, often stopping to interact with an enthusiastic crowd. The parade launched a full day of activities downtown and at Mack Lloyd Park.
Ruff & tumble racing

Ruff & tumble racing

A photo gallery featuring the 2016 Doggy Dash that took place in Winthrop on Feb. 14. Click on any of the square thumbnail-sized images to view a slideshow from the event. G A L L E R Y
Ski for Women 2016

Ski for Women 2016

The annual Ski for Women event at Mazama on Sunday drew a well-costumed group of competitors on a nearly flawless Methow winter day. Photos by Don Nelson G A L L E R Y Click on any of the square thumbnail-sized images to view all photos as a slideshow.  
2015 Kids Cards

2015 Kids Cards

Click on any of the square, thumbnail-sized images below to view all of the kids’ art in a slideshow format.

Nothing to be afraid of

The fields and streets around Little Star Montessori School came alive last week with fairies, firemen, frogs, tigers, princesses, super-heroes and an assortment of other colorful characters searching for Halloween candy. G A L L E R Y (click any of the square, thumbnail-sized images to see a full-sized slide show)
Having fun putting the squeeze on

Having fun putting the squeeze on

It was mostly play and just a wee bit of work on the apple press at the Methow Conservancy’s annual Cider Squeeze last weekend. G A L L E R Y (Click any one of the square thumbnail-sized images for a slide show of full-sized images)
Zucchini races

Zucchini races

It’s an open secret that many people only lock their cars during zucchini season, but Methow Valley Elementary second graders found a novel use for the garden bounty that didn’t make it into ratatouille or zucchini bread. Second-grade teacher Jonathan Stratman organized the friendly competition, which lured parents and other race fans to the improvised...