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Relationships at the heart of Heart of the Methow Powwow

Relationships at the heart of Heart of the Methow Powwow

By Laurelle Walsh

For those whose Methow Valley ancestry extends back centuries, and for those whose love of the valley is deeply felt, the Heart of the Methow Powwow is a day of remembrance, reconciliation and cultural sharing.

The 12th annual powwow takes place on Saturday (Aug. 16) from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. on...

Local groups begin making plans for long-term recovery

Local groups begin making plans for long-term recovery

By Marcy Stamper
Although hundreds of people are still literally digging out from the devastation of the wildfire—and firefighters still working to control it—a network of individuals and organizations has begun building a network for longer-term recovery. Some 40 people from local social-service agencies, …
Managing help for victims is a huge task

Managing help for victims is a huge task

By Marcy Stamper

Experts in managing emergencies such as a massive wildfire know they have to be prepared for collateral events that radiate out from the central crisis. “The donations are …

TwispWorks artist sets out ‘to carve something bigger’ than herself

TwispWorks artist sets out ‘to carve something bigger’ than herself

By Laurelle Walsh

Stone carver, university professor and part-time valley resident Batya Friedman slowly chips away on an ancient limestone pillar at her …

Entrepreneur comes ‘eqpd’ to launch new business in Twisp

Entrepreneur comes ‘eqpd’ to launch new business in Twisp

By Ann McCreary
Launching a manufacturing business in a place as remote as Twisp has its challenges, Jonathan Baker acknowledges. “But the challenges are …
Arts briefs: June 18, 2014

Arts briefs: June 18, 2014

This week: Artists reception at Sun Mountain on June 22, Pottery on Wednesday nights with Matt Armbrust, or see Ian McFeron in two free shows
Baroque music meets slam poetry at the Spartan Art Project

Baroque music meets slam poetry at the Spartan Art Project

By Laurelle Walsh

The cozy quarters of the Spartan Art Project will play host to another “Intimate Performance” on Friday (June 20) at 7 p.m. on …

Town OKs TwispWorks change to nonprofit

Town OKs TwispWorks change to nonprofit

By Ann McCreary TwispWorks will soon be owned and operated by a nonprofit organization, as it transitions ownership from the Public Development Authority to the TwispWorks Foundation. The Twisp Town Council recently gave its approval for the transition, which will give TwispWorks more flexibility to carry out programs and improvements on the campus. The sale...
Twisp Art Walk 2014

Twisp Art Walk 2014

Saturday, June 7, Twisp temporarily shut down Glover Street and hosted the annual Art Walk with events and openings all along the street and on the TwispWorks Campus.
Get acquainted with TwispWorks and its partners

Get acquainted with TwispWorks and its partners

Open Studio Saturdays begin at TwispWorks this Saturday (May 24) from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Every Saturday through Aug. 30, visitors will be able to see Methow Made goods being created and visit with the artists, crafters and entrepreneurs that call TwispWorks home. Around 10 studios will be open each week, according to TwispWorks Entrepreneurship Coordinator...