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Winthrop issues conditional use permit to town’s first marijuana retailer

Winthrop issues conditional use permit to town’s first marijuana retailer

By Laurelle Walsh
The Winthrop Town Council approved a conditional use permit (CUP) for the town’s first retail marijuana store, Fresh Greens, at its meeting last Wednesday (July 2). At a public hearing prior to …
Winthrop to set conditions on first marijuana retail store

Winthrop to set conditions on first marijuana retail store

By Laurelle Walsh
A public hearing will be held at the Winthrop Town Council meeting tonight (July 2) on a conditional use permit that would allow Austin Lott to …
Bunkhouse Inn signs must come down, but town will cover costs

Bunkhouse Inn signs must come down, but town will cover costs

By Don Nelson

Mike Kutz will be required to remove the recently painted signage on his Bunkhouse Inn lodging establishment in Winthrop, but the town will pay the …

Winthrop’s new police vehicles have arrived

Winthrop’s new police vehicles have arrived

By Don Nelson

Winthrop’s new police vehicles — and they are new, not used — will be in town this week, according to Marshal Rikki Schwab. The marshal had earlier told the …

Bajema leaving Marshal’s Office

Bajema leaving Marshal’s Office

By Don Nelson

The Winthrop Marshal’s Office will see a complete turnover in personnel in less than a year by the time it fills new vacancies that …

Marshal says Winthrop can get new, not used, police vehicles

Marshal says Winthrop can get new, not used, police vehicles

Winthrop will be able to buy two new police vehicles, rather than used ones, to replace the aging, unreliable SUVs the department now has, Marshal Rikki Schwab told the town council Wednesday (June 18). Schwab said she had done more research into the kinds of vehicles available, and found more money in her current budget,...
Winthrop will allow conditional use permit for retail marijuana sales

Winthrop will allow conditional use permit for retail marijuana sales

By Don Nelson

Retail sales of marijuana may be allowed as a conditional use in the industrially zoned Horizon Flats area, under an amendment…

Bunkhouse Inn may have to put new sign to rest

Bunkhouse Inn may have to put new sign to rest

By Don Nelson
Although Mike Kutz got the town’s OK for the signage painted on his new Bunkhouse Inn lodging establishment in Winthrop, he may still …
Winthrop to get new police vehicles

Winthrop to get new police vehicles

By Don Nelson
They don’t start. Even if they start, they often break down. They smell. The light bar on one of them starts flashing randomly, all by itself.
Editorials: June 4, 2014

Editorials: June 4, 2014

Catching up on picking up Most people probably don’t realize that whatever they pay for having garbage picked up, the company doing the collecting doesn’t set its own prices. The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (UTC), among its other regulatory and oversight dealings, sets the rates for garbage haulers. To raise rates, a garbage hauler...