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Winthrop’s pedestrian underpass project gets additional funding

Winthrop’s pedestrian underpass project gets additional funding

The funding gap for completion of a pedestrian underpass below the Chewuch River Bridge has been closed and the project now has enough financial support to move forward, Winthrop Town Planner Rocklynn Culp reported to the town council last week. In a memo to the council, Culp said that …
Temporary repairs keep Hwy 153 bridge open at Carlton

Temporary repairs keep Hwy 153 bridge open at Carlton

By Ann McCreary
Temporary repairs to the Methow River bridge on Highway 153 at Carlton will remain in place throughout the winter, while engineers design a permanent repair that will be completed in the spring. Cracks were discovered in two of the bridge’s supporting columns during a …
Rescue team plucks dog from Chewuch River

Rescue team plucks dog from Chewuch River

By Don Nelson

Several dozen spectators watched from the Highway 20 bridge on Saturday (May 31) as members of the county’s Swiftwater Rescue Team plucked a dog from the bed of a pickup truck that had inadvertently rolled into …

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.
Dog rescued from truck that rolled into Chewuch River in Winthrop

Dog rescued from truck that rolled into Chewuch River in Winthrop

By Don Nelson

Several dozen spectators watched from the Highway 20 bridge on Saturday (May 31) as members of the county’s Swiftwater Rescue Team plucked a dog from the bed of a pickup truck that had inadvertently rolled into …