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Is levy proposal blowing smoke?

Is levy proposal blowing smoke?

By Fred Wert The Okanogan County Fire District 6 commissioners have proposed a new fire hall in Winthrop for a number of years. They put it to a vote earlier, and it was rejected by the voters. What did they do? They went out and purchased a piece of land for a total cost of...
Methow Valley parks & rec district proposed

Methow Valley parks & rec district proposed

New taxing entity would support facilities and programs in Winthrop, Twisp BY ANN McCREARY Two local residents want to give Methow Valley citizens the opportunity to create a special taxing district to support parks and recreation facilities and related programs in the valley. It’s an idea that has been discussed for years as local elected...