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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...
Ski for Women set for Feb. 2

Ski for Women set for Feb. 2

Ski for Women is back for a second year. The fundraising event to benefit Room One, the nonprofit social services agency in Twisp, is scheduled for Feb. 2 at the Winthrop Town Trailhead. Participation is free but donations are requested and all will go to Room One. Women of all ages and ability are invited,...

Community news

Bid on the bowls Room One’s annual Soup Dinner this Saturday (Oct. 26) is sold out, but there is still time to bid in the silent auction of bowls painted by local artists. The bowls are at Confluence Gallery and Peligro in Twisp, the Winthrop Gallery and Winthrop Glassworks. Final bidding will occur on the...
School District, Room One team up to fill student needs

School District, Room One team up to fill student needs

By Marcy Stamper
Room One and the school district are teaming up to help students and families in need