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Senior news: April 9, 2014

Senior news: April 9, 2014

By Susie Heller
It’s on to the next event at the Senior Center. We party girls just can’t seem to stop planning things for you. Last week was full of fun. Friday was dance day with the Hottell Band. They are the best. A large contingent of folks from Okanogan danced with us again. Sid even shared...
Senior news: March 26, 2014

Senior news: March 26, 2014

By Susie Heller
Plans and decorations for the Ladies Tea have filled many hours lately. Photos will memorialize …

‘Aging in place’ may soon become easier in the Methow

By Laurelle Walsh
A group of Methow Valley senior citizens and health care providers are proposing a new entity they’re calling At Home in the Methow, whose goal is to help people live independently in their homes and remain integrated in the community as they age. Conceived by …
Senior news: March 12, 2014

Senior news: March 12, 2014

By Susie Heller
Last Friday was a jump-and-stomp-and-shout dance day. More gentlemen than ladies, I think. Everyone raved about the music. We ate barbecue ribs with the works. Any of you who haven’t dined with us are missing …

Community briefs: March 5, 2014

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

Senior housing development’s next stage: financing for construction

A proposed senior housing development next to the Methow Valley Family Practice clinic in Twisp has met many of the conditions set by the town, and the main hurdle now for the project is financing. The planned development — the largest project planned in Twisp for many years — was proposed more than two years ago…

Food vouchers available for seniors at farmers markets

Aging & Adult Care of Central Washington is again offering its Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program, which distributes food vouchers to seniors in six counties including Okanogan. Qualifying low-income seniors who are at least 60 years old and are legal U.S. citizens can receive $40 in vouchers that can be used to purchase fresh fruit,...