Two members of Methow Valley Riding Unlimited’s (MVRU) equestrian team traveled to compete at the 41st annual Whidbey Island Horse Trials on July 7-9. Annie Budiselich of Twisp won the open beginner novice division on BFF Brushfire, an American Warmblood owned by Robert Levy, also of Twisp. They competed among 18 other horse-and-rider combinations from […]
All kinds of kids’ stuff
Almost 100 kids have learned to play chess, program robots, work with horses — or just work out the kinks by skiing or dancing — through expanded after-school activities this year.
The Methow Valley Elementary School’s Cub Club offerings have been broadened this year from activities like cooking, art …
Moving animals to safety during fire posed variety of challenges
While many Methow Valley residents rushed to get themselves and their valuables packed and in the car on Aug. 19, for others the Twisp River Fire posed an even greater challenge: how to evacuate a large number of animals on short notice.
The folks at Sunny Pine Farm were at the usual business of tending goats and making cheese that breezy Wednesday afternoon, when they began getting phone calls from …
Up and over
Moccasin Lake Ranch Eventing Team coach Annie Budiselich clears a jump aboard Paddy, an 11-year-old Irish Sport Horse, during a clinic taught by Olympic rider and coach Jimmy Woffard at Tulipsprings Eventing in Kennewick last weekend.