Marriage licenses

Ruth Ellan Anthony, 61, Winthrop, and Billy Lee Fletcher, 59, Okanogan.


Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office

Aug. 19

SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY: Caller reported hearing a gunshot and loud voices on Rendezvous Road near Winthrop.

Aug. 20

CIVIL MATTER: Caller on Alder Road, Twisp, reported that their sister was at the site to take a horse, as part of a civil matter.

Aug. 21

ILLEGAL BURNING: Caller reported possible illegal burning on West Chewuch Road, Winthrop.

Aug. 22

DISABLED VEHICLE: A disabled vehicle was reported at the intersection of highways 20 and 153, Twisp.

SICK ANIMAL: An injured deer, apparently struck by a motorcycle, was reported on Goat Creek Road, west of Winthrop.

INJURY ACCIDENT: An injury accident was reported on Twisp-Winthrop Eastside road.

Aug. 23

ANIMAL NOISE: Caller on Hagerman Street, Twisp, reported that a rooster nearby was crowing at 4:30 a.m. every day.

CIVIL MATTER: Caller on Twisp-Winthrop Eastside Road reported an ongoing dispute with a neighbor who keeps coming onto the caller’s property and turning off an irrigation pump.

SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY: Suspicious activity was reported on Beulah Road, Twisp.

FOUND PROPERTY: Caller reported finding an expensive bicycle wheel at a location on Goat Creek Road west of Winthrop.

Aug. 24

SEARCH AND RESCUE: Climber was reported injured near Early Winter Spires in the area of Washington Pass on Highway 20. Search and rescue teams brought the injured climber down and he was transported to Seattle by helicopter.

ILLEGAL BURNING: Illegal burning was reported in Carlton.

FIREARMS: Caller on Deer Run Road, Winthrop, reported that a neighbor was shooting toward the caller’s house. The caller reported hearing six to eight gunshots.

STRAY ANIMALS: Several cows were reported loose in the area of West Chewuch Road and Cub Creek Road north of Winthrop, walking through yards and going back and forth across the road. The owner was contacted and he came and picked up his cows.


Twisp Police Department

Aug. 19

MALICIOUS MISCHIEF: Graffiti was reported at the Methow Valley Community Center.

MALICIOUS MISCHIEF: More mischief was reported on North Methow Valley Highway.

MALICIOUS MISCHIEF: And still more mischief was reported on North Glover Street.

Aug. 22

NOISE COMPLAINT: A noise complaint was recorded on Burgar Street.

NOISE COMPLAINT: A noise complaint came from Hagerman Street.

Aug. 23

CIVIL MATTER: A standby on a civil matter was requested on Fourth Avenue.

TRAFFIC HAZARD: A traffic hazard was reported on Highway 20 between Second and Third avenues.

MALICIOUS MISCHIEF: Mischievous activity was reported on Magers Street.

Aug. 24

ILLEGAL BURNING: A possible campfire was reported on West Twisp Avenue.

Aug. 25

TRESPASS: Trespassing was reported on Magers Street.

HARASSMENT: A harassment incident was reported at South Lincoln Street and East Fourth Avenue.

INJURY ACCIDENT: An injury accident was reported on Twisp-Carlton Road.



Marshal’s Office

Aug. 19

INJURED ANIMAL: An injured deer was reported on East Chewuch Road north of Winthrop.

Aug. 21

MEDICAL: A bee sting was causing difficult breathing for a woman at Bear Creek Golf Course.

Aug. 22

IN CUSTODY: A person was taken into custody on a suspended license charge at Highway 20 and White Avenue.

Aug. 23

IN CUSTODY: Another person was taken into custody on a suspended license charge on Riverside Avenue.

Aug. 25

MEDICAL: A medical problem was reported on Riverside Avenue.

VICIOUS ANIMAL: A dog was reported to be off its leash on Main Street and was acting aggressively.

NON-INJURY ACCIDENT: A two-vehicle, non-injury accident was reported on Riverside Avenue.


Compiled by Don Nelson

Source: Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office