By Ann McCreary Washington’s 4th Congressional District is a large, predominately rural district in the central part of the state, encompassing Adams, Benton, Franklin, Grant, Okanogan and Yakima counties, and parts of Douglas and Walla Walla counties. Since 2015 it has been represented by Republican Dan Newhouse of Sunnyside, a former state representative and state […]
Brown brings campaign for 4th District seat to the Methow
Touches on key issues in race against incumbent Newhouse By Don Nelson Democratic candidate Christine Brown, who is challenging incumbent Republican Congressman Dan Newhouse to represent Washington’s huge 4th Congressional District, brought her campaign the Methow Valley last week in an appearance before the Winthrop Chamber of Commerce. Brown focused on health care, immigration and […]
Experience, education fueled Brown’s quest for Fulbright award
Over the past 10 years, Sarah Brown worked her way — one online class at a time — through her bachelor’s degree in sociology.
After graduating last year with top honors from Oregon State University (OSU), Brown has achieved another …
Spokes fighting strokes
By Marcy Stamper
Four cyclists and the driver of a support van passed through town on the Fourth of July weekend, just one week into a 5,200-mile bike ride to build awareness of the potential for cycling to aid in recovery—and provide independence and mobility—for survivors of strokes and of other brain injuries.
Brown wins national bike advocacy award
Joe Brown, co-owner of Methow Cycle and Sport in Winthrop, has been named winner of the Quality Bicycle Products 2014 Clay Mankin award, which recognizes retailers who inspire others with their commitment to bicycle advocacy, industry growth, and their passion for cycling. Brown was nominated for the award in recognition of his advocacy efforts for […]