Twisp Info

Twisp, Washington is located in Okanogan County. Zip codes in Twisp, WA include 98856. The median home price in Twisp is $280,000. More Twisp information.

Local Charities in Twisp, WA

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Twisp News

Local news for Twisp, WA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

23 min ago | Methow Valley News Home Page

Concert will benefit Carlton Complex Fire victims

Too Slim & the Taildraggers, Greg Hardy and Fred Cooley, and Honey and the Killer Beez will headline a "Blues for the Burn" benefit concert on Aug. 29 at the Winthrop Barn beginning at 7 p.m. The suggested donation is $20.

Comment?

4 hrs ago | Methow Valley News Home Page

Twisp: August 20, 2014

While some of our friends deal with insurance companies, FEMA, the Red Cross and other agencies, those of us in Twisp proper are being lulled by the sense that the worst is over.

Comment?

Wed Aug 20, 2014

North Cascades National Park

Cascade River Road Closed September 8, 2014 to Vehicle and Foot Traffic

The Cascade River Road will be closed from September 8 until late October 2014 to all public use at the Eldorado gate in order to perform permanent road and culvert repairs.

Comment?

Methow Valley News Home Page

Winthrop R&B Festival supports the Methow Valley in many ways

For the Winthrop Rhythm & Blues Festival, as for everyone in the valley, the fires have been a test of our commitment to this community and place.

Comment?

Methow Valley News Home Page

A memorable visit to the Methow Valley

My Aunt Marie Cockrell lived in a little house across the road from the Chewack River Ranch, a few miles north of Winthrop.

Comment?

Methow Valley News Home Page

Terrence L. - Mick' Roark1946 - " 2014

Terrence L. "Mick" Roark was born Feb. 20, 1946, and died July 27, 2014. Mick was born in Winthrop to Ronald and Lulu Roark.

Comment?

Methow Valley News Home Page

Legal Notices - August 20, 2014

Notice of Open Record Public Hearing. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of Twisp Board of Adjustment will hold an open record public hearing at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 28, 2014 at Twisp Town Hall .

Comment?

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Methow Valley News Home Page

Little Bridge, Carlton Complex, and Upper Falls Fire Updates

After last week's substantial rainfall, firefighters took advantage of the opportunities to build direct line on the two active fires and made substantial progress in their containment efforts over the weekend.

Comment?

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Windsor Beacon

Drone flights pose threat in wildfires, officials say

Hobbyist drones have been involved in three wildfires , including an incident in Northern California that almost grounded aerial firefighting efforts, officials say.

Comment?

Methow Valley News Home Page

Little Bridge, Carlton Complex, and Upper Falls Fire Updates

Recent moisture and lower temperatures continued to create an opportunity for our firefighters to safely take more direct action on all three fires.

Comment?

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Methow Valley News Home Page

The rodeo is on

The 43rd annual Methow Valley Rodeo will go on as scheduled over Labor Day weekend.

Comment?

Methow Valley News Home Page

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.

Comment?

Methow Valley News Home Page

Twisp: August 13, 2014

Except for some unpleasant fire-related smog, the only great drama on Sunday afternoon was the final performance of William Shakespeare's comedy Twelfth Night at The Merc Playhouse.

Comment?

Methow Valley News Home Page

A welcome sign

Liberty Bell High School sophomore Cole Darwood, left, Twisp Police Chief Paul Budrow, and LBHS seniors Dwight Treise and Ashley Watson show off the new police department sign that the students created as part of their community service requirements.

Comment?

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Methow Valley News Home Page

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.

Comment?

National Geographic

Your Shot Pictures: Wildfires From the Front Lines

While the U.S. West Coast burns , firefighters are in the thick of it, protecting lives and property from going up in flames.

Comment?

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Methow Valley News Home Page

Little Bridge Creek, Upper Falls and Carlton Complex fires

Rain fell over the Little Bridge Creek, Upper Falls and Carlton Complex fires last night.

Comment?

Methow Valley News Home Page

Legal Notices - August 13, 2014

Notice of Open Record Public Hearing. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of Twisp Board of Adjustment will hold an open record public hearing at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 28, 2014 at Twisp Town Hall .

Comment?

The Spokesman-Review

More arson arrests for helping spread Okanogan fires - Wed, 13 Aug 2014 PST

Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Two more arrests were made in Okanogan County for helping spread the devastating fire that scorched much of the Methow Valley last month, bringing the total number of people in custody to three.

Comment?

Wenatchee World

More arrests made for back-burning

Two Twisp men were arrested on suspicion of first-degree arson this week for lighting back-burns on the Carlton Complex fires in mid-July, including one who was arrested for separate burning incident last month.

Comment?

•••
•••

Flash Flood Watch for Okanogan County was issued at August 21 at 10:04AM PDT

•••
•••
•••
•••

Twisp Jobs