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Showing up for Room One

Showing up for Room One

Room One staffer Erin Flahive described her experiences in assisting Methow Valley residents to sign up for health care insurance during a gathering at the Lost River Winery tasting room in Seattle on March 27. Room One, the nonprofit social services agency in Twisp, hosted the event, which drew more than 40 “Methow friends and...
Job and Resource Fair to match employers with job-seekers

Job and Resource Fair to match employers with job-seekers

By Don Nelson
More than 20 local and regional employers, plus several organizations that can provide help for …
Donations allow Room One to buy its building

Donations allow Room One to buy its building

By Ann McCreary
Through donations from two long-time supporters, Room One has purchased its building at 315 Lincoln St. in Twisp and, for the first time in its 16-year history, …
Talking about suicide is first step in preventing it

Talking about suicide is first step in preventing it

By Adrianne Moore
In calm times, it is easy to stop talking about suicide. It can be a big, scary subject often full of personal connections and too many unknowns. To effectively prevent suicide in a rural community like ours …

Sixth annual Slope Style coming March 15

The Loup Loup Freestyle Club will hold the sixth Loup Loup Slope Style competition at the Loup Loup Ski Bowl March 15 beginning at 9 a.m. Spokesman Leaf Seaburg said the event will once again feature DJ Noah Constrictor, live music and prizes. The Loup Loup Slope Style is open to skiers and snowboarders of...
Letters to the editor: Feb. 12, 2014

Letters to the editor: Feb. 12, 2014

It rocks Dear Editor: Kudos to Steve and Teresa of the Rocking Horse Bakery. Your remodel of the bakery helps to elevate the game in Winthrop for all businesses and makes town an even better place to be, both for locals who live here and for the tourists who choose to spend their vacations here....
Community briefs: Feb. 12, 2014

Community briefs: Feb. 12, 2014

This week:
Transfer station closed
Suicide intervention course
Doggie Dash cancelled
Dressed for success

Dressed for success

In a show of support for Room One and women’s health, the community gathered at the Winthrop Town Trailhead on Sunday (before the Big Game) for the second annual “Ski for Women” — less of a ski and more of a costume contest this year. Four teams were awarded prizes: Best Spirited Multigenerational award went...

Community briefs: Jan. 29, 2014

This week's briefs include: Women’s retreat, Interpreter at Room One, Deadline for chili & salsa entries, Forest Service seeks firefighters, Donations needed for kids’ book swap, Course on farming and What about spring?
Ski for Women still on, but as a walk this year

Ski for Women still on, but as a walk this year

Despite the lack of ski-able snow at the event site, the second annual Methow Valley Ski for Women, a fundraiser for Room One, is still on for this Sunday (Feb. 2), at the Winthrop Town Trailhead. “It will be a walk around the course this year,” said event organizer Roxie Miller. Sign-in and costume judging...