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Methow, Washington is located in Okanogan County. Zip codes in Methow, WA include 98834.

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5 hrs ago | Seattle Times

VIDEO: Methow couple survive mudslide, lose house

Janie Lewis tells what happened early Thursday night as a wall of mudslide hit her home along Highway 153 in the Methow Valley.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

KOMO News

Bear cub burned in Carlton Complex wildfire recovering

A black-bear cub burned in a devastating Washington state wildfire is making a slow recovery at a California wildlife center.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

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Relationships at the heart of Heart of the Methow Powwow

For those whose Methow Valley ancestry extends back centuries, and for those whose love of the valley is deeply felt, the Heart of the Methow Powwow is a day of remembrance, reconciliation and cultural sharing.

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Methow fire map and info.

OPEN: Harts Pass and Meadows Campgrounds, the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail, and all trails out of Harts Pass remain open.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

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Community briefs: Aug. 13, 2014

Lisa Spitzmiller, a licensed mental health counselor, is offering free short-term support groups to help youngsters aged 6a <-a Twisp Valley Grange is putting on a pancake breakfast with all the trimmings on Saturday from 8a <-a A benefit buffet dinner to support fire victims will be hosted Tuesday by Twisp River Suites.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

UPI

Washington's Carlton Complex fire more than 90 percent contained

The perimeter of the fire near the confluence of the Methow and Columbia rivers in north-central Washington was reported to be 91 percent contained, with full containment expected next week.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

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Senior News: August 6, 2014

Another week, another fire. Can't say life in the Methow is boring. It would be nice to have a week without so much excitement and misfortune.

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Waiting for a break

The scanner next to my desk crackles almost constantly these days, with fire-related dispatches playing out in bursts of scratchy static and cryptic communication.

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NWCN.com

Carlton Complex victims prepare for rebuilding process

Debris is wiped away from foundations as families set their sights on rebuilding in the Carlton Complex.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

Seattle Times

Progress on fire lines, but Methow tourism taking hit

Inmates from the Olympic Corrections Center in Forks, Clallam County, put out hot spots Monday as fire crews battled the Snag Canyon fire north of Ellensburg.

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Wenatchee World

Badly burned, Cinder the bear finds home at rehabilitation center

Thursday evening - two weeks after the Carlton Complex fires roared around his home near Methow - Steve Love befriended a young bear cub who had suffered severe burns and who wandered up his driveway.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

Wenatchee World

Afternoon storms raise havoc on old fires, start new ones

Highway 20 and Highway 153 have reopened to traffic. The American Red Cross has opened shelters at the Methow Community Center in Twisp and the Mazama Community Church near Mazama.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

The News Tribune

New Methow Valley fire threatens homes

Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers told The Wenatchee World the fire in Washington's Methow Valley has forced the immediate evacuation of homes in the area.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

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Arts briefs: July 30, 2014

Pipestone Music Camp students will offer a free concert featuring string, guitar, piano and flute performances on Friday at 4 p.m. at the Methow Valley Community Center in Twisp.

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Community briefs: July 30, 2014

Spaghetti feed to benefit Methow Valley families impacted by recent fires is scheduled for Aug. 9 from noon-9 p.m. at Pipestone Canyon Ranch off of Upper Beaver Creek Road.

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Seattle Times

Pearrygin Lake park reopens in Methow; Alta Lake park still closed

An aerial view of burned areas in and around the town of Pateros on the Columbia River.

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Managing help for victims is a huge task

Experts in managing emergencies such as a massive wildfire know they have to be prepared for collateral events that radiate out from the central crisis.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Seattle Times

Photos: Picturing the devastation of fire country

Southern Okanogan County, devastated by wildfire over the last two weeks, has the look of a war zone right after the combat has finished.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

My Edmonds

Local Disaster Medicine Project helps Methow Valley wildfire rescues

Rich Campbell, MD, of Snohomish County Fire District 1 and Erica White, ARNP of Three Rivers Hospital lead the medical team in Twisp during the wildfire.

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Wenatchee World

Seventeen syllables, 24fps: Methow filmmaker's 'Haiku' project marks first narrative feature

The Twisp filmmaker poured a lot of work into "Harvesting Hope," his award-winning 2008 digital film about farming and its practitioners in the Methow Valley.

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