SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON

IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF OKANOGAN

In re the Matter of the Estate of: TIMOTHY J. SPRAGUE, Deceased.

NO. 16-4-00061-3. NOTICE TO CREDITORS

The Personal Representative named below has been appointed and has qualified as Personal Representative of this estate. Persons having claims against the deceased must, prior to the time such claims would be barred by any otherwise applicable statute of limitations, serve their claims on the Personal Representative or the attorneys of record at the address stated below and file an executed copy of the claim with the Clerk of this Court. 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(3); or (2) Within four months after the date of first publication of this notice. If the claim is not presented within the time frame, the claim is forever barred, except as otherwise provided in RCW 11.40.051 and RCW 11.40.060. This bar is effective as to claims against both the probate assets and non-probate assets of the decedent. Date of First Publication: June 29, 2016. DATED this 14th day of June, 2016. /s/ Scott Sprague SCOTT SPRAGUE, Personal Representative. Law Offices of Douglas G. Webber, PLLC, Attorneys for Personal Representative, P.O. Box 927, Omak, WA 98841. 509-826-4903.

Published in the Methow Valley News June 29, July 6 and 13, 2016.


NOTICE OF VARIENCE REQUEST

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN BY LINDA COOK and JEANETTE MOONEY that a variance from the Okanogan County Public Health District’s On Site Sewage Regulation is being requested to allow the use of an existing well that fails to meet the 100 foot sanitary control zone requirements to serve a parcel in the proposed Mooney Short Plat 2016-2. Written comments may be submitted to the Okanogan County Public Health District at PO Box 231, Okanogan, WA 98840.

The Environmental Health Directo for Okanogan County Public Health district will consider this request within 30 days of this notice.

Linda Cook and Jeanette Mooney, 8882 E. Penstemon Dr., Tucson, AZ 85715

Published in the Methow Valley News July 13 & 20, 2016.


SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON, COUNTY OF OKANOGAN

WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A., its successors in interest and/or assigns, 

Plaintiff, vs. UNKNOWN HEIRS AND DEVISEES OF WALLACE R. LINDBERG; UNKNOWN HEIRS AND DEVISEES OF CHARLENE W. LINDBERG; MICHELLE M. SCHWEYEN; RICHARD H. LINDBERG; DAVID S. LINDBERG; ROBERT R. MYERS; CARRIE S.B. MYERS; STATE OF WASHINGTON; OCCUPANTS OF THE PREMISES,

Defendants.

Cause No.: 15-2-00004-9

SUMMONS – NOTICE OF EXECUTION – WRIT FOR ORDER OF SALE (ZERO MONTH REDEMPTION PERIOD)

To Unknown Heirs and Devisees of Wallace R. Lindberg; Unknown Heirs and Devisees of Charlene W. Lindberg; Occupants of the Premises; David S. Lindberg, Judgment Debtors:

A Writ for Order of Sale has been issued in the above-caption case, directed to the Sheriff of Okanogan County, commanding the Sheriff as follows:

FROM: THE OKANOGAN COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT CLERK’S OFFICE

TO: THE SHERIFF OF OKANOGAN COUNTY, WASHINGTON

On January 28, 2016, an in rem Judgment and Decree of Foreclosure (“Judgment”) was entered in favor of Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. (“Plaintiff”) against the defendants Unknown Heirs and Devisees of Wallace R. Lindberg, Unknown Heirs and Devisees of Charlene W. Lindberg, Michelle M. Schweyen, Richard H. Lindberg, David S. Lindberg, Robert R. Myers, Carrie S.B. Myers, State of Washington, and Occupants of the Premises (“Defendant”). The Judgment forecloses the interests of all the Defendants in and to the following described property (“Property”) commonly known as 448 JH Green Road, Riverside, WA 98849-9716 for the total sum of $108,648.91 with interest thereon at the rate of 6.375% per annum beginning on January 28, 2016 until satisfied. The Property situated in Okanogan County, State of Washington, is legally described as:

LOT 78 PACIFIC RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT DAVIS LAKE RECORD OF SURVEY AS RECORDED IN VOLUME “L” OF SURVEYS, PAGES 204 THROUGH 227, AS AMENDED IN VOLUME “M” OF SURVEY, PAGE 172.

TOGETHER WITH AND SUBJECT TO THOSE CERTAIN EASEMENTS FOR INGRESS, EGRESS AND UTILITY PURPOSES AS SHOWN ON RECORD OF SURVEY IN VOLUME “L” OF SURVEY, PAGES 204 THROUGH 227.

SITUATE IN THE COUNTY OF OKANOGAN, STATE OF WASHINGTON.

TAX PARCEL NO. 3628340023

THEREFORE, pursuant to RCW 61.12.060, and in the name of the State of Washington, you are hereby commanded to sell the Property, or so much thereof as may be necessary, in order to satisfy the Judgment, including post-judgment interest and costs. 

MAKE RETURN HEREOF within sixty days of the date indicated below, showing you have executed the same.

Pursuant to RCW 6.21.050(2), the Sheriff may adjourn the foreclosure sale from time to time, not exceeding thirty days beyond the last date at which this Writ is made returnable, with the consent of the plaintiff endorsed upon this Writ or by a contemporaneous writing.

WITNESS, the Honorable /s/ Christopher Culp, Judge of the Superior Court and the seal of said Court, affixed this 20th day of June, 2016, at Okanogan, Washington.

By: /s/ Charleen Groomes, Superior Court Clerk

By: /s/ Marlenia M Fitzgerald, Deputy Clerk

Presented by:

RCO LEGAL, P.S.

By: /s/ Synova M.L. Edwards, WSBA #43063

THIS WRIT SHALL BE AUTOMATICALLY EXTENDED FOR 30 DAYS FOR THE PURPOSES OF SALE.

Given under my hand this 7th day of June, 2016.

Frank T. Rogers, Sheriff

By: Beth Barker, Chief Civil Deputy

Published in the Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on July 7, 14, 21, 28, August 4 and 11, 2016 and the Methow Valley News on July 6, 13, 20, 27, August 3 and 10, 2016. OVG#708773


NOTICE TO PUBLIC

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that a public hearing in the matter of the application for a franchise by Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation, to construct, operate and maintain Fiber Optic Lines and appurtenances thereto over, under and along a portion of County Roads:

Road Number & Name

Mile Post Section Township

Range

3358, Brooks Tracts Road

0.00-0.532 36 34N 26E

3371, N. End Omak Lake Road

0.00-2.000 4,8,9 & 16 33N 27E

3174, Fairground Acc. Road

0.00-0.178 02 33N 26E

3175, Rodeo Trail Road

2.567-3.751 02 33N 26E

35 34N 26E

3179, Apple Way Road 0.633-

0.729 16 33N 26E

3525, Elmer City Acc. Road

4.500-4.841 06,07 29N 31E

3735, Omak Riverside E’side

Road 0.000-4.500 36 34N

26E 17,20,29,31,32 34N 27E

9309, Cameron Lake Road

29.009-29.486 9,10,16 33N 26E

Public Hearing will be held in the office of the Okanogan County Board of Commissioners, located at 123 Fifth Ave. North (Room 150), Okanogan, Washington, at 2:00 P.M. on July 19th, 2016.

All interested persons may be heard in this matter. Please send written comments to Verlene Hughes, at Okanogan County De partment of Public Works, 1234 A Second Ave.South, Okanogan,WA 98840. To be timely, the written comments shall be received or postmarked no later than July 14th, 2016.

Dated this 30th day of June, 2016 at Okanogan, Washington. Josh Thomson, P.E. County Engineer.

Published in the Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on July 7 and 14, 2016 and Methow Valley News July 6 and 13, 2016. OVG#708157.


SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON, COUNTY OF OKANOGAN

WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A., its successors in interest and/or assigns,

Plaintiff, vs.

UNKNOWN HEIRS AND DEVISEES OF ALBERT H. PITT; ALAN H. PITT; MEGAN MARSHALL AKA MEGAN E. PITT; CHRISTY LYNN SCHAFFER; CHERYL ANN WELTY; JAMES PITT; UNITED STATES OF AMERICA; STATE OF WASHINGTON; OCCUPANTS OF THE PREMISES,,

Defendants.

Cause No.: 15-2-00144-4

SUMMONS – NOTICE OF EXECUTION – WRIT FOR ORDER OF SALE (ZERO MONTH REDEMPTION PERIOD)

To Unknown Heirs and Devisees of Albert H. Pitt; Alan H. Pitt; Megan Marshall AKA Megan E. Pitt; Christy Lynn Schaffer; Cheryl Ann Welty; James Pitt; United States of America; State of Washington; Occupants of the Premises, Judgment Debtors:

A Writ for Order of Sale has been issued in the above-caption case, directed to the Sheriff of Okanogan County, commanding the Sheriff as follows:

FROM: THE OKANOGAN COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT CLERK’S OFFICE

TO: THE SHERIFF OF OKANOGAN COUNTY, WASHINGTON

On March 11, 2016, an in rem Judgment and Decree of Foreclosure (“Judgment”) was entered in favor of Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. (“Plaintiff”) against the defendants Unknown Heirs and Devisees of Albert H. Pitt, Megan Marshall aka Megan E. Pitt, James Pitt, United States of America, State of Washington, and Occupants of the Premises (“Defendant”).The Judgment forecloses the interests of all the Defendants in and to the following described property (“Property”) commonly known as 31292 A Highway 97, Tonasket, WA 98855 for the total sum of $107,286.94 with interest thereon at the rate of 12.00% per annum beginning on March 11, 2016 until satisfied.

The Property situated in Okanogan County, State of Washington, is legally described as:

A PART OF GOVERNMENT LOTS 1 AND 2, SECTION 29, TOWNSHIP 37 NORTH, RANGE 27 EAST, W.M., DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:

COMMENCING AT A POINT ON THE EAST BOUNDARY LINE OF SAID GOVERNMENT LOT 2, A DISTANCE OF 37.17 FEET SOUTH FROM THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF SAID GOVERNMENT LOT 2;

THENCE NORTH 870 44’ 00”, A DISTANCE OF 470.79 FEET;

THENCE NORTH 420 47’ 30” EAST, A DISTANCE OF 28.15 FEET, TO THE TRUE POINT OF BEGINNING;

THENCE CONTINUE NORTH 420 47’ 30” EAST, A DISTANCE OF 203.30 FEET;

THENCE NORTH 850 58’ 30” WEST, A DISTANCE OF 112.90 FEET;

THENCE NORTH 770 32’ 00” WEST, A DISTANCE OF 58.61 FEET TO THE EAST RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF WASHINGTON STATE HIGHWAY NO. 97;

THENCE SOUTH 310 09’ 00” WEST, ON THE SAID EAST RIGHT OF WAY LINE, A DISTANCE OF 167.85 FEET;

THENCE SOUTH 870 44’ 00” EAST, A DISTANCE OF 137.80 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING.

SITUATE IN THE COUNTY OF OKANOGAN, STATE OF WASHINGTON.

THEREFORE, pursuant to RCW 61.12.060, and in the name of the State of Washington, you are hereby commanded to sell the Property, or so much thereof as may be necessary, in order to satisfy the Judgment, including post-judgment interest and costs.

MAKE RETURN HEREOF within sixty days of the date indicated below, showing you have executed the same.

Pursuant to RCW 6.21.050(2), the Sheriff may adjourn the foreclosure sale from time to time, not exceeding thirty days beyond the last date at which this Writ is made returnable, with the consent of the plaintiff endorsed upon this Writ or by an contemporaneous writing.

WITNESS, the Honorable /s/Henry A. Rawson

Judge of the Superior Court and the seal of said Court, affixed this 23rd day of June, 2016, at Okanogan, Washington.

By: /s/ Charleen Groomes, Superior Court Clerk

By: /s/ Marlenia M Fitzgerald, Deputy Clerk

Presented by: RCO LEGAL, P.S.

By: /s/ Synova M.L. Edwards, WSBA #43063

THIS WRIT SHALL BE AUTOMATICALLY EXTENDED FOR 30 DAYS FOR THE PURPOSES OF SALE.

Given under my hand this 5th day of July, 2016.

Frank T. Rogers, Sheriff

By: Beth Barker, Chief Civil Deputy

Published in the Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on July 14, 21, 28, August 4, 11, 18, 2016 and the Methow Valley News on July 13, 20, 27, August 3, 10, 17 2016. OVG#709614.


IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON

IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF OKANOGAN · JUVENILE

IN RE THE DEPENDENCY OF: AHLENNAH RIKI MARIE GARDNER

A Minor Child DOB: 05/03/2013 COURT NO.: 16-7-00055-0

NOTICE AND SUMMONS/ORDER

Dependency Hearing

STATE OF WASHINGTON TO: JESSIE NATION. ALEX MASON, JAMES JAMESON, WHOM IT MAY CONCERN AND ANYONE CLAIMING PARENTAL INTEREST IN THE ABOVE NAMED CHILD.

I NOTICE OF HEARING

1.1 You are notified that a petition was filed with this Court, alleging that the above named child is dependent.

1.2 A hearing will be held on September 1, 2016 at 1:00 p.m., At Juvenile Court, Okanogan County Court House, Okanogan, Washington.

1.3 The purpose of the hearing is to hear and consider evidence on the petition.

1.4 If you do not appear, the court may enter an order in your absence establishing dependency.

II. SUMMONS/ORDER TO APPEAR

2.1 YOU ARE SUMMONED AND REQUIRED to appear at the hearing on the date, time and place indicated.

NOTICE

VIOLATION OF THIS ORDER OR SUMMONS IS SUBJECT TO A PROCEEDING FOR CONTEMPT OF COURT PURSUANT TO RCW 13.34.070. A DEPENDENCY PETITION BEGINS A PROCESS WHICH, IF THE CHILD IS FOUND DEPENDENT, MAY RESULT IN PERMANENT TERMINATION OF THE PARENT-CHILD RELATIONSHIP.

By direction of the Honorable, CHRISTOPHER CULP, Judge of the Superior Court

Okanogan County, Washington. CHARLEEN GROOMES, Clerk of the Court

Okanogan County, Washington. Talia Misner, Deputy Clerk.

Published in the Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on July 14, 21, 28, 2016 and the Methow Valley News on July 13, 20, 27, 2016. OVG#710097


Boesel SP 2016-3

Application and SEPA Exemption

An application for a short subdivision has been submitted in order to divide 10.49 acres into 2 lots, for residential purposes. The lots will be served with existing water. The property is located on State Route 20, approximately 6½ miles northwest of Winthrop, WA. Physical address: 18599B HIGHWAY 20, tax parcel number: 8828100020. The Okanogan County SEPA Responsible Official issued a final SEPA determination identifying this project is exempt from SEPA review in accordance with WAC 197-11. The comment period for this project ends August 11, 2016 at 5pm. Comments must be submitted in writing. Direct questions and comments to: Charlene Schumacher, Senior Planner, Okanogan County Office of Planning & Development, 123 5th Ave. N, Suite 130, Okanogan, WA 98840, (509) 422-7113 or by e-mail at cschumacher@co.okanogan.wa.us.

Published in the Okanogan Valley Gazettte-Tribune on July 14, 2016 and the Methow Valley News on July 13, 2016. OVG#710007.


Notice of Application and Threshold SEPA Determination

CUP 2016-4 “Cannon Auto Impound Yard”

An application has been submitted by Bob Pare for a conditional use permit (CUP) to permit an auto towing with storage, also known as an impound yard, in accordance with Okanogan County Interim Zone Code 17.21.010. The proposal is for a 20 foot by 40 foot fenced impound yard and towing operation. The site is located at 31730 Highway 97, Tonasket WA on tax parcel number 3727030038. According to Washington State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) regulations, the office of Okanogan County Planning and Development issued a threshold environmental determination of non-significance (DNS) for this proposal. The public hearing for this project has not yet been set. The public is welcome to comment on this project. Project comments may be submitted in writing up to the hearing or be presented at the hearing. SEPA comments must be submitted in writing by 5:00 pm July 27, 2016 to afford the commenter standing. Direct questions and comments to: Okanogan County Office of Planning & Development, Anna Randall, 123 5th Ave. N, Suite 130, Okanogan, WA 98840, (509) 422-7117 arandall@co.okanogan.wa.us.

Published in the Okanogan Valley Gazettte-Tribune on July 14, 2016 and the Methow Valley News on July 13, 2016. OVG#710202


Notice of Application and Threshold SEPA Determination

CUP 2016-5 “Fire District 16 Communication Tower”

An application has been submitted by Michael Woelke, agent for Fire District 16, for a conditional use permit (CUP) to permit communication tower in accordance with Okanogan County Interim Zone Code 17.21.010. The structure will be constructed within a 200 foot x 200 foot square of land leased to them by Karen Kenyon. The proposal is for a 60 foot tall unmanned radio repeater facility of lattice construction and related ground equipment and shelter. The site is located at 89 Aspen Way, Tonasket WA on tax parcel number 3630163010. According to Washington State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) regulations, the office of Okanogan County Planning and Development issued a threshold environmental determination of non-significance (DNS) for this proposal. The public hearing for this project has not yet been set. The public is welcome to comment on this project. Project comments may be submitted in writing up to the hearing or be presented at the hearing. SEPA comments must be submitted in writing by 5:00 pm July 27, 2016 to afford the commenter standing. Direct questions and comments to: Okanogan County Office of Planning & Development, Anna Randall, 123 5th Ave. N, Suite 130, Okanogan, WA 98840, (509) 422-7117 arandall@co.okanogan.wa.us.

Published in the Okanogan Valley Gazettte-Tribune on July 14, 2016 and the Methow Valley News on July 13, 2016. OVG# 710211


Methow Valley Views – Chewuch Communications Peak PDM 2016-2

Application & Final SEPA Determination

John Hayes on behalf of Chewuch Communications LLC has submitted an application modify a planned development. The modification consists of dividing lot 8 into two lots. Lot 8A will consist of existing commercial structure. Lot 8B will consist of an existing 7250 sq ft residence. The physical address is 31 West Chewuch Road, tax parcel 9100090800, located within Section 3 of Township 34 North, Range 21 East, Willamette Meridian. Project comments must be submitted in writing or attend the public hearing. The Okanogan County Hearing Examiner scheduled a public hearing on August 11, 2016 at 10:00 a.m., located in the Commissioners Hearing Room in the Virginia Grainger Administration Building at 123 5th Ave. North, Okanogan, WA 98840. The SEPA Responsible Official issued a final determination of non-significance (DNS). This decision may be appealed in accordance with OCC 14.04.220. Appeals must be made in writing to the Office of Planning Department located at 123 5th Ave N Suite 130, Okanogan, WA 98840. Appeals must be submitted or postmarked by 5:00 pm on July 27, 2016. Appeals shall state with specificity the elements of the environmental checklist and resulting determination the appellant finds objectionable and shall state the reason therefore. Appeals must include the $300.00 appeal fee. Failure to file a timely and complete appeal shall constitute waiver of all rights to an administrative appeal under county code.

Information is available at the Office of Planning and Development. Direct questions and comments to: Okanogan County Office of Planning & Development, Charlene Schumacher, 123 5th Ave. N, Suite 130, Okanogan, WA 98840, (509) 422-7113.

Published in the Okanogan Valley Gazettte-Tribune on July 14, 2016 and the Methow Valley News on July 13, 2016. OVG#709990.


Project: N.O. Paws Left Behind Rescue CUP 2016-2

Decision: Approved

Appeal Deadline: August 3, 2016

The Okanogan County Hearing Examiner approved the above-noted project. Within 21 calendar days of the publication date; parties with standing may appeal this decision pursuant to RCW 36.70 C.

Published in the Okanogan Valley Gazettte-Tribune on July 14, 2016 and the Methow Valley News on July 13, 2016. OVG#710188.


FINAL MITIGATED DETERMINATION OF NON-SIGNIFICANCE

THORNDIKE SEPA 2016-6

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Okanogan County Planning and Development has received a Floodplain Development Permit Application and Environmental Checklist from Eddie Cupp authorized agent for Scott Thorndike for the unauthorized placement of 1400 cubic yards of fill for residential development on parcel number 8882900200. Total fill for completed project will be 4500 cubic yards. The site is located approximately 2 miles north of Oroville on Lake Osoyoos off of Hard Cider Rd.

The SEPA Responsible Official has reviewed an Environmental Checklist and project description and has issued a Final Mitigated Determination of Non-Significance (MDNS) on this proposal in accordance with WAC 197-11-350.

This decision may be appealed in accordance with OCC 14.04.220. Appeals must be made in writing to Okanogan County Hearing Examiner 123 5th Ave N. Ste 130 and must include the $300.00 appeal fee. Appeals must be submitted or postmarked by 5:00 p.m. on July 28, 2016. Date of publication is July 13, 2016.

Information regarding this proposal can be obtained from: Okanogan County Office of Planning and Development, Angie Hubbard, Natural Resource Planner, 123 5th Avenue North, Suite 130 Okanogan, WA 98840 (509)422-7218 or ahubbard@co.okanogan.wa.us .

Published in the Okanogan Valley Gazettte-Tribune on July 14, 2016 and the Methow Valley News on July 13, 2016. OVG#710218


The Three Rivers Hospital Board of Commissioners has scheduled a special meeting at noon this Friday, July 15, in the Hillcrest Administration Building Commons Area at 415 Hospital Way, Brewster.
This notice was first published on July 14, 2016 on the Methow Valley News website. It has not appeared in any Methow Valley News print edition.