Twisp Newswire (Page 6)

Twisp Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Winthrop approves police services contract with TwispRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2017 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    The Town of Winthrop has agreed to a three-month contract under which the Twisp Police Department will provide temporary law enforcement coverage in Winthrop.

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  2. New hearing, comment period for headwaters miningRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2017 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... are looking at a location in Winthrop," Campbell said. "We're pleased things are moving forward," said Maggie Coon of Twisp, a leader of the Methow Headwaters Campaign, which has led the effort to protect the upper valley from potential mining. "Of ...

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  3. Mid-May goal for Highway 20 repairs over the LoupRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... and the road stays open. "Finally the water is receding a little bit," Don Becker, WSDOT maintenance supervisor in Twisp, said Monday (April 24). "We are continuing to check culverts." Although drier weather is helping the contractor move forward on ...

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  4. Forest crews responding to substantial road washoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    Across the Forest, crews are reporting substantial road damages and washouts caused largely by flooding from heavy snowpack melt and continued spring rains. Popular roads such as the South Fork Tieton Road near Naches, Cow Creek Road near Twisp and Bailey Creek Road near Tonasket are completely impassable and could require extensive, long-term repairs.

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  5. Forest Service finding numerous washoutsRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2017 | Wenatchee World

    As the snow melts in the high country, visitors and U.S. Forest Service employees are finding substantial damage to roads across the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest. Popular Forest Service roads that are now closed include the Cow Creek Road near Twisp, the Baily Creek Road near Tonasket and the South Fork Tieton Road near Naches.

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  6. Leaders in West do slow burn at Trump's skimpy firefighting budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A fire burns in the hills around Twisp, Wash. Three firefighters were killed in the inferno.

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  7. Indivisible groups in the valley stay activeRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2017 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... with constituents in Okanogan County. The Indivisible groups will also host a banner and sign-making event at the Twisp Commons on Saturday (April 22) as part of participation in the national March for Science. A march will be held in Wenatchee on ...

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  8. Highway 20 closures leave valley with only one way in and outRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... (WSDOT) is "battling to keep 153 open so people can get out," said Don Becker, WSDOT maintenance supervisor in Twisp. "We are working on it every day" to make sure culverts in problem spots that have had slides and flooding in the past are clear of ...

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  9. Lampreys released in Methow Valley to help restore populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... dinosaurs," Lampman said as he moved fish from a large cooler into buckets to carry them down to the Methow River in Twisp this week. The fish are collected near dams on the lower Columbia River and are released in rivers around the region, ...

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  10. Several Earth Day (and Week) events planned around the valleyRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2017 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    Methow Valley organizations will host several events on and around Earth Day . Here's a roundup of activities scheduled for this weekend and next weekend: The Twisp Parks and Rec Commission is organizing a town-wide cleanup on Saturday , starting at TwispWorks at 9a ...a.m. Bring work gloves and rakes if you have them, and a trash bag for rubbish.

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  11. Climate march set for TwispRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2017 | Wenatchee World

    Soils are very saturated this spring and over 100 landslides and ground failures have already TWISP - Residents in Twisp are organizing a People's Climate March on April 29, joining others across the country who are gathering to call attention to climate change. The free event will honor clean air, clean water and public lands as a part of the rural lifestyle and heritage, a news release on the event said.

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  12. SR20 remains closed between Okanogan and TwispRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    State Highway 20 remains closed from four miles west of Loup Loup summit to six miles east at Rock Creek between Twisp and Okanogan, according to the Washington State Department of Transportation. "We've hired a contractor and repair work is beginning today.

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  13. Easter eventsRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2017 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    a The Twisp River Grange's annual Easter egg hunt, co-sponsored by Winthrop Kiwanis and Ulrich's Pharmacy, is at noon on Saturday (April 15) at Pearrygin Lake State Park north of Winthrop. Free pictures will be provided by Kiwanis, and Ulrich's will ...

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  14. Eroding bank pushes house into river An eroding bank pushed a house...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | WFTV Orlando

    ... alternate state hiways for detours. #wawx pic.twitter.com/0um1I1lb9w #SR153SR20NorthCascadesHighway SR 153 Pateros to Twisp is open. SR 20 Twisp to Okanogan is closed. N.Cascades reopening work started a.m. pic.twitter.com/2BVuszm4dZ A state of ...

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  15. Eroding bank pushes Washington house into river An eroding bank...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... vehicle slid off State Route 20 due to slick road conditions. #SR153SR20NorthCascadesHighway SR 153 Pateros to Twisp is open. SR 20 Twisp to Okanogan is closed. N.Cascades reopening work started a.m. pic.twitter.com/2BVuszm4dZ A state of emergency ...

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  16. Flooding issues persist in Okanogan CountyRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2017 | Wenatchee World

    Two Conconully-area cabins were damaged and the list of Okanogan County roads impacted by water or mudslides grew to 24 over the weekend. Highway 20 between Twisp and Okanogan remains closed after Friday's rainstorm left major washouts.

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  17. Flooding, mud, debris hit roads in Okanogan CountyRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2017 | Wenatchee World

    ... weary, continued Saturday to monitor the water and debris-flow damage and clear what they could. Highway 20 between Twisp and Okanogan remained closed Saturday afternoon by a mudslide near milepost 223 between the Loup Loup summit and Rock Creek. ...

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  18. Firewood permits OK for Loup Loup area, but not everywhere in forest yetRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2017 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    Permits to gather firewood from piles near the South Summit of Loup Loup, east of Twisp, will go on sale at the Methow Valley Ranger District beginning Friday .

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  19. Small plane flips at Twisp airport, no injuries reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    Photo by Ann McCreary A single-engine plane balances upside-down on its nose and wings after landing on grass beside the runway at the Twisp Municipal Airport Monday.

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  20. Wildland fire reported south of CarltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    Fire District 6 crews from Carlton, Winthrop and Twisp are currently on the scene of a wildland fire on Dancing Bear Road south of Carlton.

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