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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...
Twisp goes all out on the Fourth

Twisp goes all out on the Fourth

It’s hard to know whether people celebrating the first Independence Day 240 years ago were decked out in “paleo bling,” but locals can observe the holiday in style by making their very own early-modern accouterments at this year’s Fourth of July festivities on Monday.
Old Glory on Glover

Old Glory on Glover

Spectators lined both sides of Glover Street (shady spots were in especially high demand) to cheer on the participants in Saturday’s Fourth of July parade in Twisp. G A L L E R Y Click any one of the square thumbnail-sized images to view photos as a slideshow.
Think twice before lighting fireworks this weekend

Think twice before lighting fireworks this weekend

Okanogan County code prohibits fireworks in all unincorporated areas of the county. Winthrop and Twisp do not have ordinances prohibiting fireworks, but in light of the current extreme fire danger, town officials advise against using fireworks this year. Winthrop Marshal Rikki Schwab asks that people use only “safe-and-sane” fireworks within town limits if they do...
Going Fourth

Going Fourth

Fourth of July in these parts revolves around Twisp — big stuff for a little community. This year, “the heart of the Methow Valley” has a day of festivities planned that will satisfy everyone in the family.
From Back Issues: July 1, 2015

From Back Issues: July 1, 2015

20 years ago, June 29, 1995  30 years ago, June 27, 1985 Mining corp plans exploration on Flagg Mountain Quintana Minerals Corporation has filed their 1985 plan of operations with the Okanogan National Forest. They plan to continue ongoing exploration of their claims by drilling test holes for mineral values on Flagg Mountain in the...
2014 Art Fest Gallery

2014 Art Fest Gallery

The 2014 Methow Arts Festival had everything you need for a successful summer shindig — high temps, good food and a fun crowd. We hope you enjoy our gallery, the product of two staff photographers as well as community contributions.
Fourth of July parade 2014

Fourth of July parade 2014

July 4, 2014 was a great day for a parade. We hope you enjoy our gallery, the product of three staff photographers as well as community contributions.
Celebrate the 4th in Twisp

Celebrate the 4th in Twisp

By Laurelle Walsh
The Fourth of July in Twisp offers a full day of celebration, patriotism, entertainment and art for the entire family. The fun starts at 11 a.m. with the traditional hometown parade down Glover Street, complete with police on horseback …
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...