2022 Year in Photos January 4, 2023 by Methow Valley News Photo by Steve Mitchell Liberty Bell High School track and cross country coach Erik Brooks persevered through the dark hours of a 24-hour fundraising walk/run in August. Photo by Steve Mitehell The Christmas at the End of the Road celebration in Winthrop ended with a spectacular fireworks display. Photo by Natalie Johnson Eric Vonderreith walked his dog after a big storm in Twisp. Photo by Ann McCreary About 200 supporters of reproductive choice rallied for a march in Twisp in May. Photo by Steve Mitehell The Methow Valley Labor Day Rodeo featured the usual action in the arena. Photo by Steve Mitchell Riders in the Gran Fondo 80-mile bike tour encountered some bovine blockage in September. Photo courtesy of Taylor Humphrey “Highliner” Sverre “Scooter” Finney navigated a slender cable strung between peaks in the Liberty Bell Mountain/Early Winters Spires area.