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Lock your homes, vehicles

Lock your homes, vehicles

By Rikki Schwab

Winthrop Town Marshal

As human beings we often fight change. This is because we get into routines that are familiar and comfortable. As our bodies adjust we continue moving forward in this stage of comfort that when disrupted can cause us stress.

Winthrop near hiring deputies

Winthrop near hiring deputies

>By Don Nelson
The Town of Winthrop has made employment offers to fill two deputy marshal positions, and one of the new hires may look familiar. Deputy Ken Bajema had submitted his resignation from the marshal’s office in June but then …
Twisp reinstates police agreement with Winthrop

Twisp reinstates police agreement with Winthrop

By Ann McCreary

Twisp officials have decided to reinstate an agreement that authorizes police officers from Winthrop to enforce laws within Twisp …

Winthrop’s new police vehicles have arrived

Winthrop’s new police vehicles have arrived

By Don Nelson

Winthrop’s new police vehicles — and they are new, not used — will be in town this week, according to Marshal Rikki Schwab. The marshal had earlier told the …

Marshal says Winthrop can get new, not used, police vehicles

Marshal says Winthrop can get new, not used, police vehicles

Winthrop will be able to buy two new police vehicles, rather than used ones, to replace the aging, unreliable SUVs the department now has, Marshal Rikki Schwab told the town council Wednesday (June 18). Schwab said she had done more research into the kinds of vehicles available, and found more money in her current budget,...
Winthrop to get new police vehicles

Winthrop to get new police vehicles

By Don Nelson
They don’t start. Even if they start, they often break down. They smell. The light bar on one of them starts flashing randomly, all by itself.
Winthrop’s new marshal brings big-city experience, small-town focus

Winthrop’s new marshal brings big-city experience, small-town focus

By Don Nelson

Rikki Schwab, Winthrop’s new town marshal, has done some of the most challenging police work imaginable in her 15-year law-enforcement career: Patrol officer. Criminal investigator. Forensics specialist. …

Winthrop Council will consider permitting for marijuana sales; new town marshal sworn in

Winthrop Council will consider permitting for marijuana sales; new town marshal sworn in

The Winthrop Town Council decided Wednesday (May 21) to consider creating a conditional use permit process that could allow the retail sale of marijuana in the Horizon Flats area. The council directed town planner Rocklynn Culp to come up with proposed language that would permit a retail marijuana outlet in what is now a light...