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MONDAY, MARCH 10, 2014

Cross-country skiers on the Methow Valley Sport Trails. (courtesy)

Free cross-country ski day in Methow Valley

WINTER SPORTS -- The Methow Valley Sport Trails Association and community partners are sponsoring a free cross-country ski day on Friday, March 14 for people to explore the region's most expansive and varied system of groomed nordic trails. Trail passes will not be required on...

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THURSDAY, NOV. 29, 2012

THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2012

TUESDAY, JAN. 24, 2012

Northern pygmy owl. (Teri Pieper)

Pygmy owl catches nordic skier's eye

WILDLIFE WATCHING -- The diminutive pygmy owl stands less than 7 inches tall, and it's easy to miss. Birder Teri Pieper of Twisp used her eagle eyes to spot this little guy as she skinny-skied behind friends who had swooshed past the owl in the...

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TUESDAY, DEC. 20, 2011

MONDAY, JUNE 6, 2011

Methow trails group seeks executive director

TRAILS -- For the first time in its 33 year history, the Methow Valley Sport Trails Association is hiring a new executive director to lead a group that's developed one of the nation's top cross-country and cycling trail systems and associated events and programs. The...

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