Public Hearing:

Okanogan County Cemetery District #1 (Sullivan Cemetery ) will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 in the Okanogan County Electric Coop meeting room at 6:30pm, Winthrop, WA to consider and approve their  current expense budget for the 2017 calendar year. Questions/comments can be sent to Okanogan County Cemetery District #1, Sullivan Cemetery, POB 711, Twisp, WA  98856.

Published in the Methow Valley News on October 5 and 12, 2016.


STATE OF WASHINGTON DEPARTMENT OF ECOLOGY YAKIMA, WASHINGTON

NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR SEASONAL CHANGE TO THE POINT OF DIVERSION AS AUTHORIZED UNDER ADJUDICATED WATER RIGHT CERTIFICATE S4-*07239J

TAKE NOTICE:

That on July 15, of 2016, GREG AND ROCHELLE PORT of Twisp, Washington applied to seasonally change the point of diversion as authorized under the above-referenced adjudicated water right certificate.

That said certificate authorizes the diversion of 0.76 cubic feet per second of water from Beaver Creek from a point located within the SE¼SW¼ of Section 2, T. 33 N., R. 22 E.W.M., Okanogan County.

That said water is authorized for the purpose of irrigation of 37.78 acres within the N½NW¼ of Section 13 and the S½SW¼ of Section 12, all in T. 33 N., R. 22 E.W.M., Okanogan County.

That the applicant proposes to change the point of diversion authorized under adjudicated water right certificate S4-*07239J to a well located within the NE¼NW¼ of Section 13, T. 33 N., R. 22 E.W.M., Okanogan County.

Protests or objections to approval of this application must include a detailed statement of the basis for objections.  All letters of protest will become public record.  Cash shall not be accepted. Fees must be paid by check or money order and are nonrefundable.  Protests must be accompanied by a $50 recording fee payable to the Department of Ecology, Cashiering Unit, PO Box 47611, Olympia WA  98504-7611, within 30 days from: October 19, 2016.

Published in the Methow Valley News October 12 and 19, 2016.


METHOW VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 350 OKANOGAN COUNTY, WASHINGTON

NOTICE OF INTENT TO ISSUE A LIMITED GENERAL OBLIGATION BOND AND CONDUCT A PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Methow Valley School District No. 350, Okanogan County, Washington (the “District”) intends to issue a non-voted limited general obligation bond (the “Bond”) and will hold a public hearing on October 26, 2016, starting at 5:30 PM, or as soon thereafter as possible, in the Methow Valley Elementary School Boardroom, located at 18 Twin Lakes Road, Winthrop, Washington, for the purpose of hearing comments from the public on the proposed issuance of the Bond.  The proposed Bond will be issued as a limited general obligation bond under RCW 28A.530.080; will be in the principal amount of not to exceed $2,000,000; will be dated its date of delivery to the purchaser thereof; will be issued only in fully registered form; will bear interest at the rate(s) to be determined based on market conditions; will mature within six (6) years of the date of issue; will be subject to prepayment prior to maturity of the Bond; will be issued and sold in such manner, at such time as will be required for the purpose for which the Bond is to be issued; and will include other related terms and conditions, all as deemed necessary and advisable by the Board.  The exact date, form, terms, price, interest rate(s), maturity date, purchaser and repayment schedule of the Bond will be hereafter fixed by resolution of the Board.  The proceeds of the Bond will be used to pay costs of making certain health, safety and educational improvements at Methow Valley Elementary School, Liberty Bell High School and the Twisp Campus, and carrying out other purposes authorized by RCW 28A.530.080.  The principal of and interest on the Bond will be paid from money from the District’s Capital Projects Fund (including, but not limited to, tax proceeds received from the District’s Capital Levy for Health, Safety and Educational Improvements approved by the voters on April 28, 2015) and General Fund, and from other legally available money of the District.  Any person wishing to be heard for or against the proposed issuance of the Bond should appear at the public hearing and present their views.  Alternatively, or in addition, such interested persons may submit their views for or against the proposed issuance of the Bond in writing and deliver them to: Thomas Venable, Superintendent and Secretary to the Board of Directors, 18 Twin Lakes Road, Winthrop, Washington 98862 on or before the date of the public hearing. METHOW VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 350 OKANOGAN COUNTY, WASHINGTON /s/ Thomas Venable, Superintendent and Secretary to the Board of Directors.

Published in the Methow Valley News October 12 and 19, 2016.


NOTICE OF QUORUM ATTENDING MEETING

Notice is hereby given that a quorum of the Three Rivers Hospital Board of Commissioners will attend the 2016 Washington State Hospital Association Meeting in Seattle, Washington, from Oct. 12-14, 2014. No hospital business will be conducted or discussed during this meeting.

Published in the Methow Valley News October 12, 2016.


NOTICE OF BOARD MEETING LOCATION CHANGE

Notice is hereby given that the Three Rivers Hospital Board of Commissioners will hold its regular monthly meeting in the McKinley Building Conference Room, 507 Hospital Way, Brewster WA 98812, on the last Tuesday of each month commencing at 8 a.m., unless otherwise stated.

Published in the Methow Valley News October 12, 2016.


Request for Proposals

Wolf Creek/Twin Lakes Water Storage Evaluation and Conceptual Design Proposal

The Methow Watershed Foundation is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Wolf Creek/Twin Lakes Water Storage Evaluation and Conceptual Design project.  This project will evaluate the feasibility of a multi-purpose water supply project in the Methow River basin that would improve the reliability of the water supply for existing agricultural irrigation (Wolf Creek Reclamation District) while potentially providing instream flow benefits and an opportunity for enhancing municipal supplies for the towns of Winthrop and Twisp through increased delivery efficiencies, more efficient utilization and increased storage in Twin Lakes.

Tasks include; a water rights summary and site reconnaissance; developing a water balance/water budget and possible operational schemes; organizing and conducting stakeholder involvement; developing alternatives, and; producing a preliminary design of the selected alternative suitable for preparing grant funding applications.

Interested parties may request a full RFP packet from: George Schneider-georgeschneider2000@gmail.com, Phone: 509-449-2008. RFP’s will be accepted until 4PM PST, October 19, 2016.

Published in the Methow Valley News October 12, 2016.


IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON FOR OKANOGAN COUNTY

NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC dba CHAMPION MORTGAGE COMPANY, a limited liability company, Plaintiff(s), vs. ALL UNKNOWN HEIRS AND DEVISEES Of) HAROLD R. CHRISTIAN, a deceased individual; Julian Castro, solely in his capacity as Secretary for UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND

URBAN DEVELOPMENT; NINE MILE RANCH HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION; DOES 1 through 10, inclusive, and ROES 1 through 10, inclusive, Defendant(s)

Case No.: 15-2-00443-5

SHERIFF’S PUBLIC NOTICE OF SALE OF REAL PROPERTY

TO: All Unknown Heirs and Devisees of Harold R. Christian, Judgment Debtor(s).

The Superior Court of Okanogan County has directed the undersigned Sheriff of Okanogan County, to sell the property described below to satisfy a judgment in the above-entitled action.

Lot 46, Nine Mile Ranch Division IV Amended, as per survey recorded in Volume “L” of Surveys, pages 43, 44, 46, and 47, under 45, Auditor’s File No. 840112, Okanogan County, Washington. Situate in the County of Okanogan, State of Washington.

If developed, the property address is: 212 Nine Mile Road, Oroville, WA 98844

The sale of the above property is to take place:

TIME: 10:00 AM

DATE: November 4, 2016.

PLACE: Front Entrance, Okanogan County Courthouse.

The Judgment Debtor(s) can avoid the sale by paying the judgment amount of $385,232.95, together with interest, costs, statutory interest, and fees before the sale date. For the exact amount, contact the Okanogan County Sheriffs Office at the address stated below.

Frank T Rogers, Sheriff

By: Beth Barker, Chief Civil Deputy

Okanogan County Sheriffs Department

123- 5th Ave N, Room 200

Okanogan, WA 98840

509-422-7200 ext. 7520

SUPERIOR COURT OF WASHINGTON FOR OKANOGAN COUNTY NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC dba CHAMPION MORTGAGE COMPANY, a limited liability company, Plaintiff: vs. ALL UNKNOWN HEIRS AND DEVISEES

OF HAROLD R. CHRISTIAN, a deceased individual; Julian Castro, solely in his capacity as Secretary for UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT; NINE MILE RANCH HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION; DOES 1 through 10, inclusive, and ROES 1 through 10, inclusive,

Defendants.

NO. 15-2-00443-5

ORDER OF SALE ON REAL PROPERTY

TO OKANOGAN COUNTY SHERIF’F’S. DEPARTMENT:

On May 3, 2016 Nationstar Mortgage LLC dba Champion Mortgage Company obtained

an Order of Entry of Judgment in the Superior Court of Washington, County of Okanogan, against defendants, All Unknown Heirs and Devisees of Harold R. Christian (“Heirs”), Julian Castro, solely in his capacity of Secretary for United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (“HUD”); Nine Mile Ranch Homeowners Association (“HOA” together with Heirs and HUD, collectively “Defendants”).

It is ordered, adjudged, and decreed that the land and premises located at 212 Nine Mile

Road, Oroville, WA 98844 and legally described as follows:

Lot 46, Nine Mile Ranch Division IV Amended, as per survey recorded in Volume “L” of Surveys, pages 43, 44, 45, 46, and 47, under Auditor’s File No. 840112, Okanogan County, Washington. Situate in the County of Okanogan, State of Washington. Commonly referred to as: 212 Nine Mile Road, Oroville, WA 98844 referred to in the

Default Judgment, be sold at public auction, as particularly set out in said Judgment.

The total amount due and owing on the Judgment through May 3, 2016, is $385,232.95

consisting of the following: the judgment amount of $380,604.05 principal and interest;

$2,850.00 awarded for attorneys’ fees; $1,778.90 awarded for costs; Due to the nature of the loan, Plaintiff waives any post-judgment interest; pursuant to paragraph 2 of the Judgment, post-judgment amounts advanced for attorneys’ fees, and costs for publication and Sheriff’s fees of an unknown amount. It is ordered, adjudged, and decreed that the Sheriff is hereby authorized to make the return within 60 days after issuance by the court. For purposes of the sale, the Order may be automatically extended for 30 days, pursuant to RCW 6.21.050. In the name of the State of Washington, you are hereby commanded and required to proceed to notice for sale and to sell the Subject Property, which is more particularly described in the Notice of Sale, and apply the proceeds of said sale as in said Judgment and Decree directed, and to make and file your report of such sale with the Clerk of this Court, and do all things according to the terms and requirements of said Judgment, and the provisions of Washington Law.

WITNESS my hand and official seal this 19th Day of August, 2016.

Superior Court, County of Okanogan

By: Charleen Groomes, Clerk

Zieve, Brodnax & Steele, LLP

By: Benjamin D. Petiprin, WSBA# 46071

Attorneys for Plaintiff

6100 219th St SW #480

Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043

206-866-5345

bpetiprin@zbslaw.com

Published in the Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on September 29, 2016; October 6, 13, 20, 2016 and the Methow Valley News on September 28, 2016; October 5, 12, 19, 2016. OVG#723734.


IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON FOR OKANOGAN COUNTY

NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC dba CHAMPION MORTGAGE COMPANY, a limited liability company, Plaintiff(s), vs. MARY ELIZABETH PYLES, solely in her capacity as EXECUTOR TO THE ESTATE OF ANNA MCDANNALD; Shaun Donovan, solely in his capacity as Secretary for UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT; STATE

OF WASHINGTON, DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES; DOES 1 through 10,

inclusive, and ROES I through I 0, inclusive, Defendant(s) Case No.: I4-2-00117-9 SHERIFF’S PUBLIC NOTICE OF SALE OF REAL PROPERTY

TO: MARY ELIZABETH PYLES, solely in her capacity as EXECUTOR TO THE ESTATE OF ANNA MCDANNALD, Judgment Debtor(s). The Superior Court of Okanogan County has directed the undersigned Sheriff of Okanogan County, to sell the property described below to satisfy a judgment in the above-entitled action. A PARCEL IN THE SOUTHWEST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 35, TOWNSHIP 30 NORTH, RANGE 23 EAST, W.M., OKANOGAN COUNTY, WASHINGTON, DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:

COMMENCING AT THE SOUTH QUARTER CORNER OF AFORESAID SECTION 35, AND RUNNING NORTH 00°11’15” WEST ALONG THE CENTER LINE OF SAID SECTION A DISTANCE OF 140.62 FEET;

THENCE SOUTH 77°09’25” EAST FOR A DISTANCE OF 68.07 FEET;

THENCE SOUTH 53°00’13” EAST FOR A DISTANCE OF 83.39 FEET TO THE TRUE POINT OF BEGINNING OF THIS DESCRIPTION. CONTINUING SOUTH 53°00’13” EAST FOR A DISTANCE OF 88.41 FEET;

THENCE NORTH 29°48’45” EAST FOR A DISTANCE OF 286.44 FEET;

THENCE NORTH 60°11’15” WEST FOR A DISTANCE OF 75.0 FEET;

THENCE SOUTH 32°26’45” WEST FOR A DISTANCE OF 275.63 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; EXCEPTING THEREFROM THE NORTHERLY 30.0 FEET FOR COUNTY ROAD, AND EXCEPTING 30 FEET PARALLEL TO EXISTING COUNTY ROAD, AS ACCESS ROAD. SITUATE IN THE COUNTY OF OKANOGAN, STATE OF WASHINGTON.

If developed, the property address is: 729 Riverside Drive, Pateros, WA 98846

The sale of the above property is to take place:

TIME: 10:00 AM

DATE: November 18, 2016

PLACE: Front Entrance, Okanogan County Courthouse.

The Judgment Debtor(s) can avoid the sale by paying the judgment amount of $410,048.72, together with interest, costs, statutory interest, and fees before the sale date. For the exact amount, contact the Okanogan County Sheriffs Office at the address stated below.

Frank T Rogers, Sheriff’sBy: Beth Barker, Chief Civil Deputy

Okanogan County Sheriffs Department

123 – 5th Ave N, Room 200, Okanogan, W A 98840, 509-422-7200 ext. 7520

SUPERIOR COURT OF WASHINGTON FOR OKANOGAN COUNTY NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC, CHAMPION MORTGAGE COMPANY, a limited liability company,

Plaintiff, vs. MARY ELIZABETH PYLES, solely in her capacity as EXECUTOR TO THE ESTATE

OF ANNA MCDANNALD; Shaun Donovan, solely in his capcity as Secretary for UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT; STATE OF WASHINGTON, DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES; DOES 1 through 10, inclusive, and ROES I through 10, inclusive, Defendants. NO. 14-2-00117-9

ORDER OF SALE ON REAL PROPERTY TO OKANOGAN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT:

On August 12, 2015, Plaintiff Nationstar Mortgage LLC dba Champion Mortgage

Company, a limited liability company obtained a Default Judgment in the Superior Court of Washington, County of Okanogan, against defendants MARY ELIZABETH PYLES, soley her capacity as EXECUTOR TO THE ESTATE OF  ANNA MCDANNALD; Shaun Donovan solely in his capacity as Secretary for UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT; STATE OF WASHINGTON, DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES (“Defendants’’). It is ordered, adjudged, and decreed that the land and premises located at 729 Riverside

Drive, Pateros, WA 98846 and legally described as follows:

A PARCEL IN THE SOUTHWEST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF

SECTION 35, TOWNSHIP 30 NORTH, RANGE 23 EAST, W.M., OKANOGAN COUNTY, WASHINGTON, DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:

COMMENCING AT THE SOUTH QUARTER CORNER OF AFORESAID SECTION 35, AND RUNNING NORTII 00°11’15” WEST ALONG THE CENTER LINE OF SAID SECTION A DISTANCE OF 140.62 FEET;

THENCE SOUTH 77°09’25” EAST FOR A DISTANCE OF 68.07 FEET;

THENCE. SOUTH 53°00’ 13” EAST FOR A DJST ANCE OF 83.39 FEET TO THE TRUE POINT OF BEGINNING OF THIS DESCRIPTION. CONTINUING SOUTH 53°00’13” EAST FOR A DISTANCE OF 88.41 FEET;

THENCE NORTH 29°48’45” EAST FOR~ DISTANCE OF 286.44 FEET;

THENCE NORTH 60°11 ‘15” WEST FOR A DISTANCE OF 75.0 FEET;

THENCE SOUTH 32°26’45” WEST FOR A DISTANCE OF 275.63 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; EXCEPTING THEREFROM ·THE NORTHERLY 30.0 FEET FOR COUNTY ROAD, AND EXCEPTING 30 FEET PARALLEL TO EXISTING COUNTY ROAD, AS ACCESS ROAD. SITUATE IN THE COUNTY OF OKANOGAN, STATE OF WASHINGTON.

Commonly referred to as: 729 Riverside Drivel Pateros, WA 98846 referred to in the Default Judgment, be sold at public auction, as particularly set out in said Judgment. The total amount due and owing on the Judgment through August 12, 2015 $410,048.72 consisting of the following: the judgment amount of $387,902.28 principal and interest; $2,500.00 awarded for attorneys’ fees; $646.95 awarded for costs; $18,999.49 awarded for delinquent taxes; Due to the nature of the loan, Plaintiff waives any post-judgment interest; pursuant to paragraph 2 of the Judgment, post-judgment amounts advanced for attorneys’ fees, and costs for publication and Sheriff’s fees of an unknown amount. It is ordered, adjudged, and decreed that the Sheriff is hereby authorized to make the return within 60 days after issuance by the court. For purposes of the sale, the Order may be automatically extended for 30 days.

In the name of the State of Washington, you are hereby commanded and required to proceed to notice for sale and to sell the Subject Property, which is more particularly described in the Notice of Sale, and apply the proceeds of said sale as in said Judgment and Decree directed, and to make and file your report of such sale with the Clerk of this Court, and do all things according to the terms and requirements of said Judgment, and the provisions of Washington Law. WITNESS my hand and official seal this 2 Day of September 2016.

Superior Court, County of Okanogan

Charleen Groomes

By: Talia Misner, Deputy Clerk

Zieve, Brodnax & Steele, LLP

By: Benjamin D Petiprin, WSBA#46071

Attorneys for Plaintiff

1100 Dexter Ave North, Suite 100, Seattle, WA 98109 206-866-5345 bpetiprin@zbslaw.com

Published in the Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on October 13, 20, 27 and November 3, 2016; Methow Valley News on October 12, 19, 26 and November 2, 2016 OVG#725810


Notice of Application and Threshold SEPA Determination

CUP 2016-6 “AT&T Carlson Tower”

An application has been submitted by Jennifer Taylor of Ryka Consulting on behalf of New Cingular Wireless PCS LCC, for a conditional use permit (CUP) to permit a new 102 foot self support tower with a four foot lightning rod in accordance with Okanogan County Code 17A.220.010. The structure will be constructed on a 12 foot x 12 foot square concrete foundation. The proposal is for a 102 foot tall lattice tower with a four foot lightning rod. The tower will hold AT&T antennas and equipment. This site is located at 2438 Cameron Lake Rd. Okanogan, WA on tax parcel number 3326341001. 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 October 26, 2016 to afford the commenter standing. Direct questions and comments to: Okanogan County Office of Planning & Development, Pam Wyllson, 123 5th Ave. N, Suite 130, Okanogan, WA 98840,  (509) 422-7122 pwyllson@co.okanogan.wa.us

Published in  the Okanogan  Valley Gazette-Tribune on October 13, 2016  and the Methow Valley News on October 12, 2016. OVG#726099.