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A bird’s-eye view … 

A bird’s-eye view … 

By Marcy Stamper 
A pair of ospreys have shown remarkably faithful attendance at school, returning for the fourth year to raise a brood of chicks in a nest perched 40 feet above …
MVES principal Brian Patrick resigns

MVES principal Brian Patrick resigns

By Marcy Stamper
Methow Valley Elementary principal Brian Patrick announced his resignation last week, saying he and his wife, Lori, a teacher at Liberty Bell High School, want to be closer to family in the Puget Sound region. “When we moved here four years ago, one …
The  garden  is a grand  teacher

The garden is a grand teacher

By Laurelle Walsh

Some of the Methow Valley’s youngest gardeners are outside this week, turning over cover crops, preparing beds for planting, putting seeds in the ground, pruning perennials and making compost.

Methow Valley School District students — 320 of them, from kindergarteners to high school seniors — make gardening …

LBHS cited for ‘overall excellence’

LBHS cited for ‘overall excellence’

Liberty Bell High School has been recognized for the fourth year in a row for overall excellence, an award bestowed by the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction and the state Board of Education. One of the Washington Achievement Awards, overall excellence honors the top 5 percent of elementary, junior high and high schools,...
Students take on real-world design project for TwispWorks’ new deck

Students take on real-world design project for TwispWorks’ new deck

By Marcy Stamper
As their teacher and design professionals watched, two Liberty Bell High School students spun a wooden warehouse around on their computer monitors, extended the …
Methow Valley Jazz Choir to present swingin’ tunes in three April concerts

Methow Valley Jazz Choir to present swingin’ tunes in three April concerts

By Laurelle Walsh
Under the direction of an ambitious Liberty Bell High School senior, the new 12-member Methow Valley Jazz Choir will present a program of music from the big band and jazz eras in three concerts: April 8 at Methow Valley United Methodist Church, April 12 in the Liberty Bell High...
Liberty Bell art students win awards

Liberty Bell art students win awards

By Laurelle Walsh
Two Liberty Bell High School students have received accolades at the Regional High School Art Show hosted by the Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center. Sophomore Jessica Marker won first place in the three-dimensional category for her sculpture, “Playful Fox.” Senior Dawn Smith won third place in the photography...
Baristas-in-training

Baristas-in-training

Students from the Foods class make and sell iced and hot drinks on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the lunch hour at the student-run coffee shop, School Grounds.

Arts briefs: March 19, 2014

This week: Students' artwork on display in Wenatchee, Jazz choir concerts coming in April, OVOC spring concert on Sunday in Omak, it's time to Start talkin' trash about the Confluence's fashion show, and Cascadia awards student scholarships to local young musicians.
Lost ring makes full circle

Lost ring makes full circle

By Marcy Stamper
How does a class ring get from the heat vents of a pick-up truck in Marysville to its former owner in Quincy? Well, via Idaho, of course. Oh, and it takes about 24 years to make the trip. Liberty Bell High School graduate RenéRolf Martin (class of 1982) was …