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Community briefs: Oct. 28, 2015

Community briefs: Oct. 28, 2015

Haunted house benefits fire victims Washington state Department of Natural Resources firefighter Jessi Dowers will once again turn her family’s Pateros home into a haunted house for Halloween, this year with a Harry Potter theme, with proceeds going to Okanogan Long Term Recovery. The haunted house will be at 616 Riverside Drive, open from 7 – 9:30...
Community briefs: October 21, 2015

Community briefs: October 21, 2015

BLM lifts fire closures The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Spokane District has lifted the regulated fire closure on public lands administered by the BLM in eastern Washington as of Oct. 14 Affected counties are Adams, Asotin, Benton, Chelan, Columbia, Douglas, Ferry, Franklin, Garfield, Grant, Kittitas, Klickitat, Lincoln, Okanogan, Pend Oreille, Spokane, Stevens, Walla Walla,...
Arts briefs: April 8, 2015

Arts briefs: April 8, 2015

Open Merc is back Musicians, improv artist, poets, stand-up performers and other innovative entertainers are invited to The Merc Playhouse’s Open Merc on Tuesday (April 14) at 7 p.m. Marc Holm hosts. Admission is by donation. For more information, call 997-7529. One-act comedies at The Merc The Merc Readers’ Theater will present a “Festival of...
Ruuds seek new owners for Old Schoolhouse Brewery

Ruuds seek new owners for Old Schoolhouse Brewery

Casey and Laura Rudd didn’t know a thing about brewing beer when they purchased what became the Old Schoolhouse Brewery in 2008. Now they are preparing to pass the award-winning craft beer business and pub along to someone who …
Old Schoolhouse Brewery in transition, will stay small 

Old Schoolhouse Brewery in transition, will stay small 

By Laurelle Walsh

Old Schoolhouse Brewery (OSB) has made the decision to stay small and focus on quality, said co-owner Casey Ruud. “Our next step would be …

Craft breweries gather in Winthrop

Craft breweries gather in Winthrop

By Laurelle Walsh
“Craft beer is exploding in the United States,” according to Old Schoolhouse Brewery’s Casey Ruud, and the Methow Valley is well positioned to provide microbrew enthusiasts with a “destination beer” experience, he said. “People want to come here and …
Hop Rendezvous brings brewfest tradition back

Hop Rendezvous brings brewfest tradition back

The Winthrop Hop Rendezvous Brewfest, which will offer samplings of craft beers from around the region on Saturday (June 21), is a reincarnation of sorts. Casey Ruud, co-owner of the Old Schoolhouse Brewery in Winthrop, said that the brewery’s predecessor — the Winthrop Brewing Company — used to host something similar called Octoberwest. Ruud said the idea to revive...
Old Schoolhouse beers win gold

Old Schoolhouse beers win gold

Old Schoolhouse Brewery of Winthrop won two gold medals at the North American Beer Awards last weekend in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Uncle Big’s Brown won the gold in the brown porter category and Brewer’s Reserve Imperial Stout took the medal in the imperial stout category. The event is conducted as a single blind sampling followed...

Community briefs: March 5, 2014

This week: Recycle some big metal, Beer and bikes and Options for long-term care

Community briefs: Feb. 29, 2014

Benefit dinner for Housers A benefit dinner, with a raffle and silent auction, will be held Saturday (Feb. 22) to raise funds for Tina and Keith Houser to help defray medical costs. The dinner will be from 4:30 – 7 p.m. at the Methow Valley Community Center in Twisp. Cost is $10 or $5 for children under...