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New campaign aims to get the valley MethowReady for disasters

New campaign aims to get the valley MethowReady for disasters

With memories of last summer’s wildfire disaster still fresh, a campaign is getting underway to help residents of the Methow Valley prepare and protect themselves in an emergency. The campaign, called MethowReady, will launch this Saturday (May 23) with a “Preparedness Fair” …
Three Rivers, Aero Methow offer urgent care clinic this weekend

Three Rivers, Aero Methow offer urgent care clinic this weekend

Three Rivers Hospital and Aero Methow Rescue Service are partnering to host an urgent care clinic over Memorial Day weekend. The clinic will be led by Erica Hickson, ARNP. A Methow Valley resident, Hickson helped host the first two urgent care clinics last year, the first during …
Climber injured in fall at Mazama’s Fun Rock area

Climber injured in fall at Mazama’s Fun Rock area

A 25-year-old Seattle area woman sustained severe injuries when she fell while rock climbing near Mazama last Sunday (May 3). Okanogan County Sheriff’s Deputy Ottis Buzzard said the woman was climbing at a popular site called Fun Rock in an upper area known as “A-Wall” when she fell 70 feet to a ledge.
Community briefs: April 15, 2015

Community briefs: April 15, 2015

Bricks still available For a limited time, it will cost you only $40 (rather than $50) to order a brick to be installed in the community garden at the Methow Valley Community Center, as the fundraising effort enters its second phase. The first phase is completed and the bricks can be seen at the garden....
Methow Valley Fund awards $70,480 to local nonprofits

Methow Valley Fund awards $70,480 to local nonprofits

The Methow Valley Fund, managed by the Community Foundation of North Central Washington, has recently awarded $70,480 in grants to Methow Valley nonprofits. Established in 2006, the Methow Valley Fund provides grant funding to charitable organizations that are meeting needs and developing strong, sustainable programs that enhance the Methow Valley. The fund is advised by...
Aero Methow buys parcel from Winthrop

Aero Methow buys parcel from Winthrop

The Town of Winthrop and Aero Methow Rescue Service are finally about to close a deal transferring ownership of town property on which Aero Methow now has an ambulance garage. Aero Methow will pay $130,000 for the 12,238-square-foot lot on Bluff Street, near the town shops. Various right-of-way, easement and technical details had to be...
Carlos1800 employees treated for carbon monoxide exposure

Carlos1800 employees treated for carbon monoxide exposure

Five employees of Carlos 1800 Mexican Grill and Cantina in Winthrop were overcome by carbon monoxide and were airlifted for medical treatment on Saturday (March 7).
Aero Methow works at state level to improve health care

Aero Methow works at state level to improve health care

By Laurelle Walsh
Aero Methow Rescue Service does it. Paramedics in the Seattle area do it. And emergency medical service (EMS) professionals across the United States do it all the time. They respond to a 911 call only to discover …
Life-saving AEDs will be on loan for public events

Life-saving AEDs will be on loan for public events

By Laurelle Walsh

Starting Jan. 1, organizations that host events in the Methow Valley will be able to borrow an Automated External Defibrillator — or AED — to have on site during events. Aero Methow Rescue Service received a $3,500 grant from the North Central Emergency Care Council for two new AEDs that will be dedicated to...

Sports briefs: Nov. 26, 2014

Sports briefs: Nov. 26, 2014

This week: Free avalanche clinic for snowmobilers and Methow Trails membership meeting