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Twisp, Washington is located in Okanogan County. Zip codes in Twisp, WA include 98856. The median home price in Twisp is $289,500. More Twisp information.

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5 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

Methow Valley News trying to get paper out without power [The Wenatchee World, Wash. :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 22--TWISP -- How do you put a newspaper out without electricity during a community crisis? Don Nelson, editor and publisher of the Methow Valley News is trying to figure that one out.

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9 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

Common Ground | You can count on us [The Wenatchee World, Wash. :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 22--It has been heartening to see readers responding so favorably to the outstanding fire coverage that The World staff has delivered throughout the tragic wildfires that have ripped through North Central Washington.

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13 hrs ago | The China Post

Weather to aid in Washington wildfire fight

Calmer winds and cooler temperatures were allowing firefighters to go on the offensive Monday against a destructive wildfire that has charred hundreds of square miles of terrain in Washington state.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Yahoo!

Massive tobacco judgment unlikely to stick

RJ Reynolds has been hit with more than $23 billion in damages after a Florida jury sided with the widow of a chain smoker.

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Mercer Island Reporter

300,000 acres burned so far in Eastern and Central Washington state

County emergency management estimates a total of 150-200 homes have now been destroyed in Okanogan County.

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The Spokesman-Review

Firefighters trying to contain Carlton Complex fire - Mon, 21 Jul 2014 PST

Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Many of the more than 1,600 firefighters battling the massive Carlton Complex wildfire that has scorched more than 300 square miles of the scenic Methow Valley will focus their efforts Monday on containment south of Twisp.

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KHQ-TV Spokane

Make a difference! Call the Q6 Connect Center! Support victims of Carlton Complex Fire

KHQ.COM - All day Monday until 6:30pm, the KHQ Connect Center will be open to take your credit card donations for the Apple Valley chapter of the American Red Cross which will go to support the victims who lost their homes in the Carlton Complex Fire.

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Daily Mail

Bodies of cows litter the ground amid scenes of devastation after...

Massive wildfire that have been raging for a week in Washington state has destroyed more than 370 square miles of dry timber and grasslands Nearly 1,400 firefighters have been battling the flames, assisted by more than 100 fire engines, helicopters dropping buckets of water and planes spreading flame retardant A massive wildfire that have been ... (more)

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Biking Bis

Wildfires close cross-state bicycle routes in Washington state

The biggest fire that could effect touring bicyclists is the 238,000-acre Carlton Complex in northeastern Washington, as it lays in the midst of a popular bicycle route.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

KREM-TV Spokane

Woman loses home of 71 years to wildfire

There is no official count, but neighbors estimate at least 30 people have lost their homes in the Winthrop and Twisp area.

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KHQ-TV Spokane

Evacuations and closures caused by Carlton Complex fire

Evacuation level meanings: LEVEL 1: Persons are warned that current or projected threats from hazards associated with the approaching fires are severe.

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The Spokesman-Review

Phone lines damaged in towns hit by wild fire - Sat, 19 Jul 2014 PST

Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Burned cables, telephone poles and power lines have cut off all power, phone and internet services in several Central Washington towns hit by wild fires.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Methow Valley News Home Page

Saturday Update (7/19): Evacuations continue, Pud looking at extensive repair efforts

As of Friday night at 9 p.m., an infrared flight showed the Carlton Complex had grown to 215,000 acres, but there has been additional growth since then, although not as much as in previous days according to the public information officer for the fires.

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KING-TV Seattle

Watching, waiting and worrying in Twisp

It has been a tough 24 hours for the people of Twisp, the people of Winthrop and also the firefighters working endlessly to save their homes.

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KHQ-TV Spokane

Fire at Fish Trap Lake is now 2500-3000 acres

KHQ.COM - A fire that started around 3:00 p.m. has now erupted into a 2500-3000 acre fire.

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The Olympian

Wildfire duty calls for Washington National Guard crews from the South Sound

The effects of fire and smoke posed challenges Friday for travelers in Central and Eastern Washington.

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Vancouver Sun

Cooler weather allows B.C. to downgrade fire danger ratings in the north

The Pemberton Music Festival is on this weekend - and with a host of hot headliners including Deadmau5, Nine Inch Nails, Snoop Dogg and more - it's sure to be one of this summer's biggest events.

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KXLY-TV Spokane

Firestorm forces mass exodus from Central Washington towns

Multiple wildfires across Central Washington have left unbelievable destruction in their wake, charring hundreds of thousands of acres and forcing the evacuation of several communities.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Unchecked wildfires threaten more homes in Washington, Oregon

A wildfire in north-central Washington, which has already destroyed 83 homes and threatens at least 150 more, continued to burn unchecked Friday, fire officials said.

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Erie Times News

'Funnel of fire' destroys homes in Washington

A fire racing through rural north-central Washington destroyed about 100 homes, leaving behind smoldering rubble, solitary brick chimneys and burned-out automobiles as it blackened hundreds of square miles in the scenic Methow Valley.

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Flash Flood Watch for Okanogan County was issued at July 22 at 7:01PM PDT

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