Today is Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015

PHOTO GALLERIES
True colors

True colors

The Methow Valley’s third annual Pridefest was held last Sunday (June 15) in Winthrop, with a pride march through town, picnic in the park and “gender-bending freak-out fun and games for all the family.”
Fishing day

Fishing day

Saturday (June 14) was free fishing day for kids at the Winthrop National Fish Hatchery. Activities included fishing for big trout, a fish-cleaning station, and a live beaver on display.
First Winthrop Traverse debuts a success

First Winthrop Traverse debuts a success

By Mike Maltais
The first annual Winthrop Traverse, a five-event, multi-sport competition celebrating the life cycle of wild salmon …
Traditional Native American pit house dedicated at Interpretive Center

Traditional Native American pit house dedicated at Interpretive Center

By Laurelle Walsh
Twenty Paschal Sherman Indian School students, plus faculty and guests, gathered last Wednesday (June 4) to celebrate the completion of …
Twisp Art Walk 2014

Twisp Art Walk 2014

Saturday, June 7, Twisp temporarily shut down Glover Street and hosted the annual Art Walk with events and openings all along the street and on the TwispWorks Campus.
Lady Lions debark Loggers, fall to Napavine, Kittitas

Lady Lions debark Loggers, fall to Napavine, Kittitas

By Mike Maltais
The Liberty Bell High School varsity girls’ softball team won a 12-10, toe-to-toe extra inning battle against the Darrington Loggers in the first round of state competition at Yakima last weekend but …
Photo gallery of rescue operation for dog trapped in truck that rolled into Chewuch River in Winthrop

Photo gallery of rescue operation for dog trapped in truck that rolled into Chewuch River in Winthrop

On May 31, a truck rolled into the Chewuch river with only a dog on board. This is the story, in pictures, of Jessie's rescue.
Spring avalanches block popular hiking, biking trails

Spring avalanches block popular hiking, biking trails

By Ann McCreary
Spring avalanches have dumped debris across sections of two popular hiking and mountain biking trails in the North Cascades — the Cutthroat and West Fork …
Raptor attention

Raptor attention

Lisa Lindsay, director of the Okanogan Wildlife League in Oroville, brought some of the injured birds she is rehabilitating to the Methow Valley Interpretive Center last weekend.
Memorial Day 2014

Memorial Day 2014

Hundreds of people paid their respects at Winthrop’s historic Sullivan Cemetery on Memorial Day (May 26). American Legion and Legion Auxiliary members laid flags and flowers on the graves of veterans buried there, and performed a moving honor guard ceremony at the World War I memorial.