LEGAL NOTICE

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT
OF WASHINGTON FOR
OKANOGAN COUNTY

Case No.: 15-2-00441-9 SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION

LEYLAND WHITTAKER as his separate property, and THOMAS BIHN, as his separate property, Plaintiff, vs. L.D. HOLLOWAY and ETHEL HOLLOWAY, husband and wife, and the unknown successors and/or heirs of L.D. HOLLOWAY and ETHEL HOLLOWAY, if deceased, and also all other persons or parties unknown claiming any right, title, estate, lien or interest in the real estate described in the Complaint herein, Defendants. THE STATE OF WASHINGTON TO: L.D. HOLLOWAY and ETHEL HOLLOWAY, husband and wife, and the unknown successors and/or heirs of L.D. HOLLOWAY and ETHEL HOLLOWAY, if deceased, and also all other persons or parties unknown claiming any right, title, estate, lien or interest in the real estate described in the Complaint herein, YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED to appear within sixty (60) days after the date of the first publication of this Summons, to-wit, within sixty (60) days after the 11th day of November, 2015, and defend the above entitled action in the above entitled Court, and answer the Complaint of the Plaintiff above described, and serve a copy of your answer upon the undersigned attorney for Plaintiff, Mary E. (Bess) Derting, at her office below stated; and in case of your failure so to do, judgment will be rendered against you according to the demand of the Complaint, which has been filed with the Clerk of said Court.  The object of this action to quiet title against certain real property in Okanogan County, Washington, to-wit: That part of North half of the Northwest Quarter of Section 9, Township 35 North, Range 20 East Willamette Meridian and being more particularly described as follows; Commencing at the Southeast corner of said North half of the Northwest Quarter, from which the Northwest corner of the Northeast quarter of the Northwest quarter (West 1/16 corner) bears North 45°12’40” West; Thence North 45°12’40” West for a distance of 1327.78 feet; Thence South 44°43’24” West for a distance of 41.27 feet to the Southwesterly right of way line of State Highway 20 and also being the Northeast corner of the Lucky Jim Bluff Short Plat as recorded in Book A-3 at Page 109, Records of the Okanogan County Auditor’s Office, Okanogan County, Washington and the TRUE POINT OF BEGINNING; Thence from said Point of Beginning, continuing South 44°43’24” West along the Northwesterly line of said Short Plat for a distance of 1283.31 feet to the South line of said North half of the Northwest Quarter; Thence leaving said Short Plat, along said South line, South 89°49’32” West for a distance of 39.24 feet; Thence leaving said South line North 45°00’00” East for a distance of 1311.04 feet to said Southwesterly right of way line; Thence along said right of way line South 45°13’39” East for a distance of 21.47 feet to the Point of Beginning. DATED: October 30, 2015. Mary E. (Bess) Derting, WSBA # 37452, Attorney for Plaintiff.

Published in the Methow Valley News January 26, February 3, 10, 17, 24 and March 2, 2016.

LEGAL NOTICE

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF WASHINGTON FOR OKANOGAN COUNTY

SUSAN STORMENT MARRACCI, Deceased. Probate No. 16-4-00008-7

PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS (RCW 11.40.030)

The Personal Representative named below has been appointed as Personal Representative of this Estate. Any person having a claim against the Decedent must, before the time the claim would be barred by any otherwise applicable statute of limitations, present the claim in the manner provided in RCW 11.40.070 by serving on or mailing to the Personal Representative or the Personal Representative’s attorney at the address stated below a copy of the claim and filing the original of the claim with the Court in which the probate proceedings were commenced. The claim must be presented within the later of: (1) thirty days after the Personal Representative served or mailed the notice to the creditor as provided under RCW 11.40.020(1)(c); or (2) four months after the date of first publication of the notice. If the claim is not presented within this time frame, the claim is forever barred, except as otherwise provided in RCW 11.40.051 and 11.40.060. This bar is effective as to claims against both the Decedent’s probate and nonprobate assets. Date of first publication:  February 3, 2016. Personal Representative:  Joanne Irene Marracci. Attorney for Personal Representative:  Peg R. Callaway, 700-A Okoma Drive, Omak, WA  98841. Court of probate proceedings and cause number: Okanogan County Superior Court, Cause No. 16-4-00008-7. Dated this 28th day of January, 2016. CALLAWAY & DETRO PLLC By:  /s/ Peg R. Callaway; WSBA #13786, Attorney for Estate.

Published in the Methow Valley News February 3, 10, 17, 2016.

LEGAL NOTICE

Town of Twisp Request for Statement of Qualifications For Establishing a Consultant Roster. The Town of Twisp (pursuant to Chapter 61, Laws of 1981) requests Statements of Qualifications (SOQ) and performance information from firms interested in providing professional engineering and land surveying services for the 2016 year in conjunction with Town sponsored projects.  Potential projects include improvements to the Town’s water and wastewater systems, street and storm drainage system, airport, pool, park and recreational facilities. Professional services may include, but are not limited to planning, grant and loan application assistance, project cost estimating, surveying, environmental documentation, permit acquisition, and design and construction engineering.  Additional information about possible anticipated projects may be obtained by  emailing to: publicworks@townoftwisp.com.  Statements shall include 1) description of the firm, 2) a listing of the types of services the firm provides, 3) description of the consultant’s team including references, 4) descriptions of relevant project experience related to the facilities and services listed above, and 5) firm references. Statements of qualifications will be reviewed, placed on file for the 2016 year and will be used as the source from which to select one or more qualified firms from whom a detailed proposal will be requested for any specific project. Projects may be totally or partially funded through the Washington State Community Development Block Grant program (with federal funds provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development), the Washington State Department of Health, Drinking Water State Revolving Fund, U. S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development, Environmental Protection Agency State, and Tribal Assistance Grant, Transportation Improvement Board, or Washington Department of Transportation/Federal Highway Administration funding programs. Cost plus percentage of construction cost contracts will not be allowed and a number of state and federal equal opportunity and affirmative action requirements will apply to the selection process and conduct of each project. Minority- and women-owned firms are encouraged to submit statements of qualifications. The Town is an equal opportunity employer.  Questions regarding this solicitation should be directed to the Town of Twisp at P.O. Box 278, 118 S. Glover St., Twisp, WA  98856. The Town publishes this request in accordance with the requirements of RCW 39.80.  Contracts with selected firms will be negotiated in accordance with RCW 39.80. Two copies of the SOQ shall be submitted to the Town (received or postmarked) no later than 5:00 p.m., PST, March 9, 2016. Interviews may or may not be conducted.  The Town reserves the right to select the consultant based upon written qualifications only, or to advertise and retain other consultants on individual projects independent of the firm selected from this solicitation.

Published in the Methow Valley News February 10 and February 17, 2016.   

LEGAL NOTICE

METHOW VALLEY IRRIGATION DISTRICT

NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS

SMALL WORKS ROSTER

As authorized under RCW 87.03.436, the Methow Valley Irrigation District is advertising for licensed contractors who desire to be placed on the District’s Small Works Roster.  If interested, submit a copy of your license and bond insurance to MVID, PO Box 860, Twisp, WA  98856. Questions may be directed to the District Secretary at (509) 997-2576 or mvid2@methownet.com. /s/ S. Strieby, Secretary.

Published in the Methow Valley News February 10 and 17, 2016.

LE GAL NOTICE

Notice of Adoption –
Ordinance #701

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE 2016 BUDGET OF THE TOWN OF TWISP AS ADOPTED BY ORDINANCE NO. 699.

Said ordinance may be examined at the Twisp Town Hall during regular business hours or mailed upon request. This notice is given by order of the Town Council and pursuant to RCW 35.27.300. Dated this 9th day of February, 2016. Jackie Moriarty, Clerk/Treasurer, Town of Twisp, Washington.

Published in the Methow Valley News February 17, 2016.

LEGAL NOTICE

Notice of Special Meeting

Okanogan County Regional Planning Commission

The Okanogan County Regional Planning Commission scheduled a special meeting in order to discuss amendments to the Okanogan County Zone Code. This meeting is scheduled for February 29, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. The Planning Commission shall discuss a proposal by Okanogan County to amend the Zone Code, OCC Title 17. This is not a hearing and public testimony will not be permitted during this meeting. The meeting is located in the Commissioners Hearing Room in the Virginia Grainger Administration Building at 123 5th Ave. North, Okanogan, WA 98840. Information is available at the Okanogan County Planning Department. Direct questions and comments to: Ben Rough, Senior Planner, Okanogan County Office of Planning & Development, 123 5th Ave. N, Suite 130, Okanogan, WA 98840, phone: (509) 422-7122, e-mail: brough@co.okanogan.wa.us.

Published in the Methow Valley News February 17, 2016.

LEGAL NOTICE

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF WASHINGTON FOR
OKANOGAN COUNTY

SUSAN CASEY, as her separate property, Plaintiff, vs. WILLIAM R. WALSH and JOHN H. AYRES, as Trustees, and the unknown successors and/or heirs of WILLIAM R. WALSH and JOHN H. AYRES, if deceased, and also all other persons or parties unknown claiming any right, title, estate, lien or interest in the real estate described in the Complaint herein, Defendants. Case No.: 16-2-00047-1.

SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION. THE STATE OF WASHINGTON TO: WILLIAM R. WALSH and JOHN H. AYRES, as Trustees, and the unknown successors and/or heirs of WILLIAM R. WALSH and JOHN H. AYRES, if deceased, and also all other persons or parties unknown claiming any right, title, estate, lien or interest in the real estate described in the Complaint herein, YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED to appear within sixty (60) days after the date of the first publication of this Summons, to-wit, within sixty (60) days after the 17th day of February, 2016, and defend the above entitled action in the above entitled Court, and answer the Complaint of the Plaintiff above described, and serve a copy of your answer upon the undersigned attorney for Plaintiff, Mary E. (Bess) Derting, at her office below stated; and in case of your failure so to do, judgment will be rendered against you according to the demand of the Complaint, which has been filed with the Clerk of said Court.  The object of this action to quiet title against certain real property in Okanogan County, Washington, to-wit: PART OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER AND PART OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 21, TOWNSHIP 32 NORTH, RANGE 22 EAST, W.M., OKANOGAN COUNTY, WASHINGTON, FURTHER DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: BEGINNING AT THE EAST QUARTER CORNER STONE BETWEEN SECTION 21 AND 22 AND POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE FROM SAID POINT OF BEGINNING NORTH 0°09’40” EAST 156.56 FEET TO THE SOUTHERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF COUNTY ROAD NO. 1552; THENCE SOUTH 86°35’40” WEST 102.24 FEET ALONG SAID RIGHT OF WAY LINE; THENCE ALONG A CURVE TO THE RIGHT HAVING A DELTA ANGLE OF 13°48’35,” A RADIUS OF 534.54 FOOT, A TANGENT OF 64.73 FOOT, FOR A LENGTH OF 128.53 FEET; THENCE NORTH 79°35’45” WEST 72.16 FOOT; THENCE ALONG A CURVE TO THE LEFT HAVING A DELTA ANGLE OF 44°15’45,” A RADIUS OF 229.95 FOOT, A TANGENT OF 93.52 FEET, FOR A LENGTH OF 177.64 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 56°08’30” WEST 38.97 FEET; THENCE ALONG A CURVE TO THE RIGHT HAVING A DELTA ANGLE OF 9°02’20,” A RADIUS OF 876.00 FEET, A TANGENT OF 69.24 FEET, FOR A LENGTH OF 138.20 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 65°10’50” WEST 98.71 FEET TO THE EASTERLY BOUNDARY LINE OF LOT 14 PREVIOUSLY DESCRIBED; THENCE SOUTH 5°10’00” EAST ALONG SAID BOUNDARY LINE FOR 1,332.95 FEET TO THE SOUTH BOUNDARY OF SAID NORTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER; THENCE SOUTH 89°42’15” EAST 589.03 FEET ALONG SAID SOUTH BOUNDARY TO THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SAID NORTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER; THENCE NORTH 0°09’45” EAST 1,325.22 FEET ALONG THE EAST BOUNDARY OF SAID NORTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. SITUATE IN THE COUNTY OF OKANOGAN, STATE OF WASHINGTON.

Mary E. (Bess) Derting, WSBA # 37452, Attorney for Plaintiff.

Published in the Methow Valley News February 17, 24 and March 2, 9, 16, 23, 2016.