Sunday, Apr. 20, 2014

Posts tagged "Miller"

Honor roll

Marian G. Tannehill of Winthrop, a sophomore at Oregon State University, has been named to the scholastic honor roll for the winter term. Laura Miller of Carlton, Krysten Port of Twisp and Tabitha Bergevin-Krumme have been named to the dean’s list at Wenatchee Valley Community College for the winter quarter. Morgan Tate of Carlton, Abilene...
Letters to the editor: March 26, 2014

Letters to the editor: March 26, 2014

Now is the time Dear Editor: The proposed Methow Valley Recreation District will get my yes vote next month. But due to the onslaught of opposition, I had to ask myself, why do we need a recreation district? My reason is this: Recreation is the most common thread that binds our community and has the...
Letters to the editor: March 19, 2014

Letters to the editor: March 19, 2014

More reasons for ‘no’ Dear Editor: Here are a few new reasons to oppose the Methow Valley Recreation District ballot measure. Once we begin to spend our recreation dollars via taxation and a new government body, rules come into force which limit or event prohibit volunteer labor. Furthermore, government spending must use union labor and/or...

Sandra Magers Miller
1939 – 2014

Sandra Miller passed away at her home in Spokane on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. She was born Sept. 26, 1939, in Twisp to Clarence and Clemency Magers. Sandra and her family moved to Alaska for several years before moving back to the Methow Valley, where she graduated from Twisp High School in 1957. Her family...
Letters to the editor: Jan. 15, 2014

Letters to the editor: Jan. 15, 2014

Where is Teddy? Dear Editor: An informative and interesting read for anyone who enjoys history is The Bully Pulpit by historian Doris Kerns Goodwin. This book is framed in the early part of the 20th century during the turmoil between the newly formed worker unions and the trusts owned by the wealthy. These trusts or...
Letters to the editor: Oct. 16, 2013

Letters to the editor: Oct. 16, 2013

Continued growth Dear Editor: As we continue to walk forward as a community and imagine the future for our place, the choices we make for leaders become ever more urgent. Dwight Filer’s business history here, his family roots, his concern for town improvement and beautification, his interest in local, regional, and national issues, and even...
From Back Issues: August 28, 2013

From Back Issues: August 28, 2013

20 years ago – August 26, 1933 WHO’S ON FIRST? Dale Hutson (left) and Sheila White wait for the long ball in center field at last Saturday’s Donkey baseball game. The contest between Winthrop and Twisp firefighters drew an appreciative audience which heleped raise money for the Winthrop Fire Department. The firefighters from Winthrop were...
From Back Issues: Aug. 7, 2013

From Back Issues: Aug. 7, 2013

20 years ago  – August 5, 1993 A Hat Race Winner – Jolie Reynaud is all smiles as she finishes a hat race, part of the fun-type riding games in a therapeutic riding clinic at the Golden Doe ranch south of Twisp. Volunteers from left are: Patty Sage, Judy Good Miller and Diane Costales.  ...