LEGAL NOTICE

Okanogan County Fire District #6 is accepting bid proposals for a 500 gallon Wildland Brush Truck. Bid proposals will be accepted until 2:00 p.m. November 13th 2017. Bid proposals will be opened at 2:00 p.m. November 13th 2017 at the District office 434 W 2nd Ave Twisp, WA. Bids may be sent to P.O. Box 895 Winthrop, WA 98862. Complete specifications may be obtained from the Interim Chief. Please mark bid proposals “WILDLAND BRUSH TRUCK BID”

Interim Chief Cody Acord can be contacted at the District office Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Phone: 509-997-2981

Email: cacord@okanogancountyfd6.com

Published in the Methow Valley News October 25, November 1, 8, 2017.


METHOW VALLEY IRRIGATION DISTRICT

NOTICE TO FILE DECLARATION OF CANDIDACY FOR ELECTION FOR DISTRICT DIRECTOR NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that an election of the MVID will be held. The District will elect one member to the Board of Directors to serve for a three (3) year term commencing January 2, 2018. Any qualified elector of the District interested in becoming a candidate must be sponsored by ten qualified electors of the District whose signatures appear on a petition that will show his/her intention of becoming a candidate for Directorship. Petition blanks may be obtained from the District Secretary at (509) 997-2576 or mvid2@methownet.com.  The signed petitions must be filed with the District Secretary no later than 5:00 PM on Monday, November 6, 2017. Should the Secretary receive only one signed petition for the position, under the amended State Irrigation Statute, an election will not be necessary.  /s/ S. Strieby,  Secretary

Published in the MV News October 25th and November 1st, 2017. 


Public Hearing

Okanogan County Cemetery District 2 (Beaver Creek Cemetery) will move the November monthly Board meeting to Monday November 14th at 6:15 pm to consider and approve the budget for calendar year 2018. 125 Hwy 20 North, Cascade Center, Room 2, Twisp, WA. Questions/comments can be sent to Okanogan County Cemetery District 2, POB 1293, Twisp, WA 98856 or email beavercreek2009@gmail.com.

Published in the Methow Valley News October 25th and November 1st, 2017.


NOTICE OF BOARD MEETING TIME CHANGE

Notice is hereby given that the Three Rivers Hospital Board of Commissioners will hold its regular monthly meetings at 11:15 a.m. on the last Tuesday of the month, commencing on Tuesday, October 31, 2017.  Regular board meetings take place in the conference room of the McKinley Building at Three Rivers Hospital, located at 507 Hospital Way, Brewster WA 98812.

Published in the Methow Valley News October 25, 2017.


Public Hearing

The Okanogan County Fire District 6 commissioners will be holding a Public Hearing to present the 2018 budget on Friday, November 17th starting at 5:00 PM at 434 W Second Ave in Twisp (Twisp Fire Hall).

Published in the Methow Valley News October 25, 2017.


Public MEETING

OKANOGAN COUNTY FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT NO. 9 will hold a public meeting to approve the 2018 budget on Wednesday, November 8, 2017. The meeting will commence at 7:00 p.m. at the Berney Shop, 1751 Conconully Highway, Okanogan, WA 98840.

Published in the Methow Valley News October 25, 2017 .


Request for Qualifications

Methow Housing Trust (a non-profit Community Land Trust) requests Statements of Qualifications (SOQ) for design services from qualified architectural firms (or design-build teams) to perform site and architectural design for the Canyon Street Affordable Housing Project in Twisp, WA.  The 3.25 acre site will support a neighborhood of 15 homes and common space through the Methow Housing Trust Homeownership Program.  Full RFQ details available at www.methowhousingtrust.org  SOQs due November 24. 2017.

Published in the Methow Valley News October 25, November 1, 8, 2017.


TOWN OF WINTHROP

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Winthrop Town Council will hold a public hearing on the revenue sources for the 2018 current expense fund budget and the setting of the annual Ad Valorem (property) and Emergency Medical Service taxes for the year 2018 for the Town of Winthrop at 6:05 pm on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 in the back room (Hen House) of the Winthrop Barn, 51 SR20.

NOTICE IS ALSO GIVEN that the 2018 preliminary budget for the Town of Winthrop has been filed with the Town Clerk. Preliminary Budget will be available at Winthrop Town Hall on November 3, 2017. Hearing on said budget will be held on November 15, 2017. All interested persons may appear and be heard at said time and place. Written comments must be received by the time of hearing in order to be considered. All persons requiring assistance in accessing the Winthrop Barn are requested to contact Town Hall at 996-2320 at least one day prior to the hearing. The property tax ordinances can be reviewed at Winthrop Town Hall or mailed upon request.

Done this 19th day of October, 2017.

Michelle Gaines, Clerk/Treasurer

Published in the Methow Valley News October 25, 2017.


NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE NO. 694

(TOWN OF WINTHROP, WASHINGTON)

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of Winthrop has adopted it’s Ordinance No. 687, which in summary, amends the 2017 Budget for the Town of Winthrop as follows:

REVENUES

FUND # ACCOUNT 2017 BUDGET  REVISED AMOUNT

001 Current Expense 1,450,365 1,705,365

101 Street 312,455 343,435

104 Stadium 169,300 264,300

TOTALS $1,932,120 $2,313,100

EXPENDITURES

FUND # ACCOUNT 2017 BUDGET  REVISED AMOUNT

001 Current Expense 1,424,835 1,504,585

101 Street 279,350 310,330

104 Stadium 106,600 201,600

114 Hotel/Motel 3% 154,200 157,200

TOTALS $1,964,985 $2,173,715

Said ordinance may be examined at the Winthrop Town Hall during regular business hours or a copy will be mailed upon request. This notice is given by order of the Town Council and pursuant to R.C.W. 35.27.300.

Dated this 23rd day of October, 2017.

Michelle Gaines – Town Clerk

Town of Winthrop, Washington

Published in the Methow Valley News October 25, 2017.


NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT a public hearing will be held on November 6th, 2017 at 11:30 A.M., in the matter of the opening of the following Okanogan County Roads for dual use by snowmobiles.  Hearing will be held at the Commissioners Hearing Room in the Administration Building at 123 N. Fifth, Okanogan, WA 98840.

Dates Open: Effective November 7th, 2017-April 1, 2018.

County Road Number and Name Milepost

1029, Gold Creek Loop Road** 0.58- 0.83

1034, Gold Creek Road  0.00-1.03

1090, W. Fork Buttermilk 0.00-1.05

1091, E. Fork Buttermilk 0.00-0.54

1251, Cub Creek Road 0.00-2.50

1213, West Chewuch Road** 5.74-6.74

1624, Lester Road 3.30-5.68

1543 Texas Creek Road  0.00-4.77

1635, Campbell Lake Road  0.00-1.03

1657, Watson Draw Road 3.28-8.20

1651, Bill Shaw Road 0.61-9.30

1845, North Star Road 14.45-15.44

1882, Chiliwist Road 4.00-8.69

1897, Olema Road 0.00-2.54

2017, West Fork Road 0.54-3.11

2045, Loup Loup Canyon 3.80-12.79

2048, Peacock Mountain 0.00-2.44

2065, Buzzard Lake Road 0.00-13.78

2119, Windy Hill 0.00-4.00

2340, Mineral Hill 0.22-4.03

2361, North Fork Salmon Creek 0.46-1.92

3833, JH Green Road 0.00-6.98

4015, Sinlahekin Road 0.17-5.4

4282, South Fish Lake Road 0.00-1.60

4290, Fish Lake Road 1.27-1.60

4299, Stalder Road 0.00-2.84

4345, Lemanasky Road 0.00-5.65

4347, N. Lemanasky Road 1.09-5.90

4839, Mary Ann Creek Road 0.50-7.96

4861, Nealey Road 5.70-9.32

4874, Bartroff Road 0.00-1.95

4878, Byers Road 0.00-1.68

4883, Bolster Road 0.00-3.53

4887, Myers Creek Road 1.73-3.12

4953, Bonaparte Lake Road 1.50-6.11

4959, Summer Road 0.00-2.47

9114, Twisp River Road** 6.87-10.75

9137, Eastside Chewuch Road** 5.79-7.25

9140, Lost River Road** 0.00-0.50

9140, Lost River Road** 6.20-6.98

9145, Paradise Hill Road 7.20-12.65

9320, Tunk Creek Road 17.71-19.98

9410, Pine Creek Road 8.17-8.76

9480, Chesaw Road 18.45-19.29

9480, Chesaw Road 20.10-20.53

Total Miles Open for Snowmobile Use ±142.40

**=Weekends and Holidays (6pm Friday thru Sunday), December 15th, 2017, 6:00 PM through January 1st,  2018. EXCEPTING THEREFROM Snowmobiles are prohibited on county roads during period of log hauling operations. Said hearing will be held in the hearing room of the Okanogan County Board of Commissioners at 123 N. 5th Ave in Okanogan, Washington. All interested parties may be heard in this matter.  Please send written comments to Verlene Hughes, Okanogan County Department of Public Works, 1234A 2nd Ave. S., Okanogan, WA  98840.  To be timely the written comments shall be received or postmarked no later than November 2nd,  2017. Dated October 18, 2017 at Okanogan, Washington.

Josh Thomson, P.E, County Engineer

Published in the Methow Valley News on October 25, November 1, 2017; the Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on October 26, November 2, 2017.     OVG#782182.


SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON, COUNTY OF OKANOGAN

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.

Cause No.: 15-2-00443-5

SUMMONS – NOTICE OF EXECUTION ORDER

OF SALE FOR PROPERTY

To Unknown Heirs and Devisees of Harold R. Christian, Judgment Debtor:

An Order of Sale for Property Address: 212 Nine Mile Road, Oroville, WA 98844, has been issued in the above caption case, directed to the Sheriff of Okanogan County, commanding the Sheriff as follows:

TO OKANOGAN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT:

On May 3, 2016 Nationstar Mortgage LLC dab 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 as 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 W A, 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.

Assessor’s Parcel Number 4028210031

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 Sheriffs 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.

Plaintiff agrees that no deficiency judgment shall be entered against Borrower and that the court will establish a zero month redemption period. The Subject Property has been abandoned for more than six months and Plaintiff reserves the right to establish a zero month redemption period. Pursuant to RCW 61 .12.093, if the court finds that the mortgagor or his successor in interest has abandoned said Property for six months or more, the purchaser at the Sheriffs sale shall take title in and to such Property free from all redemption rights as provided for in RCW 6.23 .010 et seq. upon confirmation of the Sheriffs sale by the court. Lack of occupancy by, or by authority of, the mortgagor or his successor in interest for a continuous period of six months or more prior to the date of the decree of foreclosure, coupled with failure to make payments upon the mortgage obligation within the said six month period, will be prima facie evidence of abandonment.

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 the Court, and do all things according to the terms and requirements of said Judgment, and the provisions of Washington Law.

WITNESS, the Honorable /s/ Henry A. Rawson, Judge of the above entitled Court, and the seal thereof, this 1st day of September, 2017

SUPERIOR COURT, OKANOGAN COUNTY

By: /s/ Charleen Groomes

CLERK OF THE COURT

By: /s/ Marlenia M Fitzgerald

DEPUTY

By: /s/ Henry A. Rawson

JUDGE/COURT COMMSSIONER

Zieve, Brodnax & Steele, LLP

By: /s/ Scott D. Crawford, WSBA# 34978

Leslie M. Klott WSBA # 51897

Attorney for Plaintiff

6100 2191h St SW #480

Mountlake Terrace, W A 98043

206-866-5345

The sale date has been set for Friday, November 17,2017. YOU MAY HAVE A RIGHT TO EXCEMPT PROPERTY from the sale under statutes of this state, including sections 6. 13 .010, 6.13 .030, 6.13 .040, 6.15 .010, and 6.15.060 of the Revised Code of Washington, in the manner described in those statutes.

Notice of Execution – Summons.docx

Given under my hand this 2nd day of October, 2017.

Frank T. Rogers, Sheriff of Okanogan County

By: Beth Barker, Chief Civil Deputy

Published in the Methow Valley News on October 11, 18, 25, and November 1, 8, 2017; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on October 12, 19, 26, and November 2, 9, 16, 2017. OVG#780116


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

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, 45, 46, and 47, under 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 described property is to take place at 11:00 am on 17th of November, 2017 at the main lobby of the 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’s

By: 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 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 SHERIFF’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 as 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. Assessor’s Parcel Number 4028210031 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 Sheriffs 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. Plaintiff agrees that no deficiency judgment shall be entered against Borrower and that the court will establish a zero month redemption period. The Subject Property has been abandoned for more than six months and Plaintiff reserves the right to establish a zero month redemption period. Pursuant to RCW 61.12.093 , if the court finds that the mortgagor or his successor in interest has abandoned said Property for six months or more, the purchaser at the Sheriffs sale shall take title in and to such Property free from all redemption rights as provided for in RCW6.23.010 et seq. upon confirmation of the Sheriffs sale by the court. Lack of occupancy by, or by authority of, the mortgagor or his successor in interest for a continuous period of six months or more prior to the date of the decree of foreclosure, coupled with failure to make payments upon the mortgage obligation within the said six month period, will be prima facie evidence of abandonment.  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, the Honorable Hanry A Lawson, Judge of the above entitled Court, and the seal thereof, this 1st day of September 2017.

SUPERIOR COURT,

COUNTY OF OKANOGAN

By: Charleen Groomes

CLERK OF THE COURT

By: Marlenia M Fitzgerald

DEPUTY

By: Hentry A Lawosn

JUDEGE/

COURT COMMISSIONER

Zieve, Brodnax & Steele, LLP

By: Scott D Crawford,

WSBA#34978

Leslie M. Klott  WSBA#51897

Attorneys for Plaintiff

6100 219th St SW #480

Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043

206-866-5345

Published in the Methow Valley News on October 11, 18, 25 and November 1, 2017; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on October 12, 19, 26 and November 2, 2017.  OVG#780145.


IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF OKANOGAN – JUVENILE

IN RE THE DEPENDENCY OF:

ELISHA TAYLOR

A Minor Child

DOB 04/06/2004

COURT NO.: 17-7-00108-2

NOTICE AND SUMMONS/ORDER

Dependency Hearing

STATE OF WASHINGTON TO: IRENE MCGINNIS, WHOM IT MAY CONCERN AND ANYONE CLAIMING PATERNAL 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 DECEMBER 7, 2017 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.

Dated this 2nd day of October, 2017.

By direction of the Honorable

CHRISTOPHER CULP

Judge of the Superior Court

Okanogan County, Washington

CHARLEEN GROOMES

Clerk of the Court

Okanogan County, Washington

by: Ramona Brownlee

Deputy Clerk

Published in the Methow Valley News on October 11, 18, 26, 2017; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on October 12, 19, 26, 2017. OVG#779946


IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF OKANOGAN – JUVENILE

IN RE THE DEPENDENCY OF:

AMARI MONTOYA

DOB: 01/03/2013

LALENA WYNECOOP

DOB: 01/17/2012

ARES WYNECOOP

DOB: 04/25/2009

Minor Children

COURT NO.:   17-7-00096-5

                        17-7-00097-3

                        17-7-00098-1

NOTICE AND SUMMONS/ORDER

Termination Hearing

STATE OF WASHINGTON TO: CHARLES WYNECOOP, WHOM IT MAY CONCERN AND ANYONE CLAIMING PARENTAL INTEREST IN THE ABOVE NAMED CHILDREN.

I. NOTICE OF HEARING

1.1 You are notified that a petition was filed with this Court, seeking to terminate your parental rights.

1.2 A hearing will be held on Thursday, December 7, 2017 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 permanently terminating your parental rights.

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 THE HEARING WILL DETERMINE IF YOUR PARENTAL RIGHTS TO YOUR CHILDREN ARE TERMINATED. IF YOU DO NOT APPEAR AT THE HEARING THE COURT MAY ENTER AN ORDER IN YOUR ABSENCE TERMINATING YOUR PARENTAL RIGHTS

Dated this 2nd day of October, 2017.

By direction of the Honorable CHRISTOPHER CULP Judge of the Superior Court Okanogan County, Washington. CHARLEEN GROOMES Clerk of the Superior Court Okanogan County, Washington

By: Ramona Brownlee, Deputy Clerk

Published in the Methow Valley News on October 11, 18, 25, 2017; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on October 12, 19, 26, 2017. OVG#779998.


2017 OKANOGAN COUNTY SURPLUS REAL ESTATE SALE

DATE, TIME and PLACE OF SALE: FRIDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2017 at 11:00 AM in the Okanogan County Commissioners Hearing Room, 123 Fifth Ave. N, Okanogan.

As per Okanogan County Resolution 53-2017 – PARCEL # 3526030002 to be sold at public auction. Legal Description: All that part of the South half of the Southeast quarter of the Southeast quarter (S1/2 SE1/4 SE1/4) of the Section 3, T. 35 N., R. 26 E.W.M., lying easterly of the easterly right-of-way line of Primary State Highway No. 10, Riverside to Janis, as approved by the director of Highway, May 19, 1958.  Grantor reserving there from an easement for ingress and egress over and across this parcel of land at a location allowing Grantor reasonable access to adjacent properties and not adversely affecting the Grantees use of the property.  Said parcel containing 12.8 acres more or less.  Together with the appurtenances thereunto appertaining.

MINIMUM BID $22,400. THIS SALE IS BY PUBLIC AUCTION ONLY: The sale will be made by auction to the highest and best bidder for cash. Only cash or Cashier’s Checks for the full amount of the highest and best bid plus an additional $85.00 Affidavit and Processing fee will be accepted.  The successful bidder must be prepared to pay in full immediately after winning the bid. NOTE: The parcel is offered on a “Where Is” and “As Is” basis and the County makes no representation or warranty, expressed or implied, nor any guarantee of warranty, expressed or implied, as to the condition of the title or any property, nor the physical condition of any property or it’s fitness for any use or purposes. Bidders are further advised that certain properties may be subject to easements or use restrictions set forth in the covenants, rights, and restrictions of certain plats, as well as any zoning and other land use controls.

Published in the Methow Valley News on  October 25, November 1, 8, 2017; Okanogan Valley   Gazette-Tribune October 26, November 2, 9, 2017.     OVG#782514.


2017 OKANOGAN COUNTY TAX TITLE REAL ESTATE SALE

DATE, TIME and PLACE OF SALE: FRIDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2017 at 11:00 AM in the Okanogan County Commissioners Hearing Room, 123 Fifth Ave. N, Okanogan. As per Okanogan County Resolution 175-2017 – PARCEL # 1020190005 to be sold at public auction.

Legal Description:  All that portion of Lot 19, Alta Vista addition to the Town of Okanogan, lying within the area formed by extending the North boundary line of Lot 10, and the dividing line between Lots 8 and 9 of said Alta Vista Addition to the Town of Okanogan, to points on the North and West boundary line of said Lot 19.  Situated in the County of Okanogan, State of Washington. MINIMUM BID $5,000. THIS SALE IS BY PUBLIC AUCTION ONLY: The sale will be made by auction to the highest and best bidder for cash. Only cash or Cashier’s Checks for the full amount of the highest and best bid plus an additional $85.00 Affidavit and Processing fee will be accepted.  The successful bidder must be prepared to pay in full immediately after winning the bid. NOTE: The parcel is offered on a “Where Is” and “As Is” basis and the County makes no representation or warranty, expressed or implied, nor any guarantee of warranty, expressed or implied, as to the condition of the title or any property, nor the physical condition of any property or it’s fitness for any use or purposes. Bidders are further advised that certain properties may be subject to easements or use restrictions set forth in the covenants, rights, and restrictions of certain plats, as well as any zoning and other land use controls.

Published in the Methow Valley News on  October 25, November 1, 8, 2017; Okanogan Valley   Gazette-Tribune October 26, November 2, 9, 2017. OVG#782517


OKANOGAN COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS

NOTICE TO CONSULTANTS FOR CONCONULLY SEWERS RFP

The Okanogan County Department of Public Works solicits interest from consulting firms with expertise in Civil and Structural Engineering Design. This agreement will be for approximately sixty (60) days from contract execution in duration with the option for the Okanogan County Department of Public Works to extend it for additional time and money if necessary. Consultants will be considered for the following project. The Okanogan County Department of Public Works reserves the right to amend terms of this “Request for Proposals” (RFP) to circulate various addenda, or to withdraw the RFP at any time, regardless of how much time and effort consultants have spent on their responses.

Project Description: The work to be performed by the consultant consists of evaluating the Conconully Lake Sewer System main lift station, built in the year 1990, which has reached a state of obsolescence. This main lift system has a stuck check valve which is buried approximately 11 ft. and connects to the city’s pressure mainline. In addition, the pump station and all electrical appliances at this lift station needs to be evaluated for current condition and longevity. Individual residential step systems on both upper and lower Conconully Lakes including their tanks, pumps, filter baskets and floats, and all electrical appliances shall be evaluated for condition and longevity. The major features of the project are as follows: Create a plan to fix, repair, relocate, or replace the check valve that gives the County above ground access. Report on pump station and all electrical appliances of current condition and longevity. Report on individual residential step systems entirely evaluated of current condition and longevity. Conceptual alternatives and costs for upgrading the step systems. A copy of the Conconully Lake Sewer System plans can be obtained by emailing Amanda Moody at amoody@co.okanogan.wa.us or calling (509)422-7319. The Okanogan County Department of Public Works reserves the right to retain the services of the successful firm(s) for any subsequent phases associated with this project. All work shall be performed in accordance with the latest WSDOT Standard Specifications, WSDOT Construction Manual, and the Local Agency Guidelines.

Evaluation Criteria: Submittals will be evaluated and ranked based on the following criteria:

1) Qualification of Proposed Project Manager

2) Qualifications/Expertise of Firm in similar scopes of work for local agencies

3) Ability to meet schedule

4) Approach to project

5) Familiarity with municipal sewer and step sewer systems

6) Past Performance/References

Each criteria will be rated on a scale of 0 (low) to 10 (high) and added together for the consultant’s final score out of a total possible score of 60 points. Submittal: Submittals should include the following information: Firm name, phone and fax numbers; Name of Principal-in-Charge and Project Manager; responses to evaluation criteria 1 through 6. The Proposals shall have no more than twelve (12) single sided 8 ½” X 11” pages, font size no smaller than 12 point, including cover page, resumes, and plan examples. Please submit TWO (2) copies of your Proposal to: Okanogan County Department of Public Works, 1234-A 2nd Avenue South, Okanogan, WA 98840, ATTN: Amanda Moody, no later than 1:00:00 p.m. on November 30th, 2017. Submittals will not be accepted after that time and date. Any questions regarding this project should be directed to Amanda Moody at (509)422-7319. Faxed submittals will not be accepted. Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Information

The Okanogan County Department of Public Works in accordance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act (Section 504) and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), commits to nondiscrimination on the basis of disability, in all of its programs and activities. This material can be made available in an alternate format by emailing Amanda Moody at amoody@co.okanogan.wa.us or by calling (509)422-7319.

Title VI Statement: The Okanogan County Department of Public Works in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 78 Stat. 252, 42 U.S.C. 2000d to 2000d-4 and Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, Department of Transportation, subtitle A, Office of the Secretary, Part 21, nondiscrimination in federally assisted programs of the Department of Transportation issued pursuant to such Act, hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises as defined at 49 CFR Part 26 will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, national origin, or sex in consideration for an award.

Published in the Methow Valley News on October 25, November 1, 2017; the Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on October 26, November 2, 2017. OVG#782062.


LEGAL NOTICE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners that a Public Hearing is set for 3:50 PM on Monday, November 6, 2017 to consider a supplemental appropriation in the amount of $60,700 within the Current Expense Planning & Development Budget and will be used for professional services, postage, advertising, and fuel. The hearing will be held in the County Commissioners’ Hearing Room located at 123 5th Avenue North, Okanogan, Washington. Persons wishing to comment may attend the hearing or submit their comments in writing to the Commissioners’ Office at 123 5th Avenue North, Rm 150, Okanogan, Washington 98840.

Published in the Methow Valley News on October 25, November 1 2017; Okanogan Valley Tribune-Gazette on October 26, November 2, 2017.      OVG# 782264.


PUBLIC HEARING FINAL DETERMINATION OF NON-SIGNIFICANCE

PROPOSED CODE AMENDMENT O0CC 17A.270 NIGHTLY RENTALS

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Okanogan County Department of Planning & Development has proposed an ordinance amending OCC 17A.270 Nightly Rentals that if adopted would eliminate the amortization period. The ordinance, if adopted, would eliminate the annual permit and create a new section OCC 5.06 which would require an annual business license. All nightly rentals will be required to comply with OCC 17A.270 as amended except those nightly rentals operating legally before September 6, 2005.  Records indicate there are approximately 16 legal pre-exiting nightly rentals operating in the Methow Review District. The SEPA Responsible Official has issued a Final Determination of Non-Significance (DNS) regarding this proposal. A public hearing has been scheduled with the Okanogan County Regional Planning Commission. The public hearing will be conducted on November 13, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in the Commissioners Auditorium in the Virginia Grainger Building in Okanogan, WA. Verbal testimony will be taken with a time limit of 5 minutes per speaker. Written comments may be submitted at the hearing. Written comments will be accepted prior to the hearing and may be submitted in writing or electronically to Roxanna King, Administrative Assistant, at 123 5th Ave N Suite 130, Okanogan, WA 98840 or at rking@co.okanogan.wa.us Date of publishing is October 25, 2017. Information regarding these code amendments can be obtained from: Okanogan County Office of  Planning and Development, Perry Huston, Director of Planning, 123 5th Avenue North, Suite 130 Okanogan, WA 98840 509-422-7218 or phuston@co.okanogan.wa.us .  Documents prepared for the proposal may be viewed at www.okanogancounty.org/planning

Published in the Methow Valley News on October 25, 2017; Okanogan Valley Tribune-Gazette on October 26, 2017.     OVG#782581.


PUBLIC HEARING FINAL DETERMINATION OF NON-SIGNIFICANCE

PROPOSED ORDINANCE OCC 17A.400 OVERLAYS-Water Availability Study Areas.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Okanogan County Department of Planning & Development has proposed an ordinance that would amend Okanogan County Code by creating a new section 17A.400. OCC 17A.400 would authorize the Okanogan Board of County Commissioners to designate areas in the county as water availability study areas which would curtail certain land uses that propose to use permit exempt wells for potable water supplies pending the outcome of a defined analysis of available water in the study area. The SEPA Responsible Official has issued a final determination of non-significance for this proposal. A public hearing has been scheduled with the Okanogan County Regional Planning Commission. The public hearing will be conducted on November 13, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in the Commissioners Auditorium in the Virginia Grainger Building in Okanogan, WA. Verbal testimony will be taken with a time limit of 5 minutes per speaker. Written comments may be submitted at the hearing.  Written comments will be accepted prior to the hearing and may be submitted in writing or electronically to Roxanna King, Administrative Assistant, at 123 5th Ave N suite 130, Okanogan, WA 98840 or at rking@co.okanogan.wa.us . Date of Publication: October 25, 2017

Information regarding this proposed ordinance can be obtained from: Okanogan County Office of Planning and Development, Perry Huston, Director of Planning, 123 5th Avenue North, Suite 130 Okanogan, WA 98840 (509)422-7218 or phuston@co.okanogan.wa.us . Documents prepared for the proposal may be viewed at www.okanogancounty.org/planning

Published in the Methow Valley News on October 25, 2017; Okanogan Valley Tribune-Gazette on October 26, 2017. OVG#782597.


Notice of Decision Application for water availability

Locations: 1) Parcel #4661940000, 346 Main Rd, Tonasket WA. WRIA #52  HUC #12  Cape Labelle Creek. The Planning Department has reviewed one application for a building permit/water availability for a single family residence at the above listed location and has determined that the proposed use of a permit exempt well in accordance with RCW 90.44.050 will provide a legal and physically adequate supply of potable water. This decision will not be final until November 14, 2017. Anyone with standing who desires a public hearing be held on this application to determine water adequacy must submit a written request by the deadline listed above. The request must state the basis upon which the request is made which must include a statement that the requesters lawful use of water from a senior source will be impaired if the decision stands.

Any request for public hearing must be directed to the Director of Planning at the above listed address and received prior to 5:00 p.m. on November 14, 2017. Information regarding this proposal can be obtained from: Okanogan County Office of Planning and Development, Perry Huston, Director of Planning, 123 5th Avenue North, Suite 130 Okanogan, WA 98840 (509)422-7218 or phuston@co.okanogan.wa.us

Published in the Methow Valley News on October 25, 2017; Okanogan Valley Tribune-Gazette on October 26, 2017.    OVG #782613.


Okanogan County Notice of Final Decision

Project: Faye Nelson Water Availability

Decision:  Approved

Publication Date: October 25, 2017

Appeal Deadline: November 15, 2017

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 Methow Valley News on October 25, 2017; Okanogan Valley Tribune-Gazette on October 26, 2017.      OVG#782615.


Okanogan County Notice of Final Decision

Project: Katherine Rutherford Water Availability

Decision:  Approved

Publication Date: October 25, 2017

Appeal Deadline: November 15, 2017

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 Methow Valley News on October 25, 2017; Okanogan Valley Tribune-Gazette on October 26, 2017.    OVG#782617.


Okanogan County Notice of Final Decision

Project: Boundary Line Adjustment: (parcels 3526110022 and 3526110023)

Proponent: George L. Frank, Riverview Orchards and Simeon Marten

Decision:  Approved

Appeal Deadline: November 14, 2017

The Okanogan County Office of Planning and Development approved the above-noted project. Within 20 days of decision, parties with standing may appeal this decision to the Okanogan County Hearing Examiner at 123 5th Ave. N. Suite 130, Okanogan, WA 98840, pursuant to OCC 2.67.010. An appeal must include the $300.00 appeal fee.

Published in the Methow Valley News on October 25, 2017; Okanogan Valley Tribune-Gazette on October 26, 2017.    OVG#782620.


Okanogan County

Notice of Final Decision

Project: Boundary Line Adjustment: (parcels 3425250014 and 3425240002)

Proponent: Woodward Cattle Company, Inc.

Decision:  Approved

Appeal Deadline: November 14, 2017

The Okanogan County Office of Planning and Development approved the above-noted project. Within 20 days of decision, parties with standing may appeal this decision to the Okanogan County Hearing Examiner at 123 5th Ave. N. Suite 130, Okanogan, WA 98840, pursuant to OCC 2.67.010. An appeal must include the $300.00 appeal fee.

Published in the Methow Valley News on October 25, 2017; Okanogan Valley Tribune-Gazette on October 26, 2017.        OVG#782625.


Okanogan County

Notice of Final Decision

Project: Boundary Line Adjustment: (parcels 3426230144 and 3426230145)

Proponent: Jeff and Julia Daigneau

Decision:  Approved

Appeal Deadline: November 14, 2017

The Okanogan County Office of Planning and Development approved the above-noted project. Within 20 days of decision, parties with standing may appeal this decision to the Okanogan County Hearing Examiner at 123 5th Ave. N. Suite 130, Okanogan, WA 98840, pursuant to OCC 2.67.010. An appeal must include the $300.00 appeal fee.

Published in the Methow Valley News on October 25, 2017; Okanogan Valley Tribune-Gazette on October 26, 2017.              OVG#782628.