Notice of Special Election
Okanogan County, State of Washington

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

A Special Election will be held in the below mentioned districts for the purpose of submitting to the voters for their approval or rejection the following, Omak School District No. 19, Special Election – Proposition No 1, Replacement School Programs and Operations Levy, Omak School District No. 19, Special Election – Proposition No 2, Bonds to Construct a New Middle School. Okanogan School District No. 105, Special Election – Proposition No 1, Replacement Technology Levy, Pateros School District No. 122-70J, Special Election – Proposition No. 1, Replacement Educational Programs and Operation Levy, Tonasket School District No. 404, Special Election – Proposition No. 1, Replacement Educational Programs and Operation Levy, Oroville School District No. 410, Special Election – Proposition No. 1, Replacement Maintenance and Operation Levy, Curlew School District No. 50, Special Election – Proposition No 1, Replacement Educational Programs and Operation Levy, Republic School District No. 309, Special Election – Proposition No. 1, Replacement Educational Programs and Operation Levy. The registration deadline for online registrations, mail-in registrations and transfers is January 15, 2018. Any qualified elector who is not registered to vote in the State of Washington may register to vote in person at the Auditor’s Office up to and including February 5, 2018. You can register or obtain registration forms at the Auditor’s Office, online at www.vote.wa.gov, and Department of Licensing.

The Okanogan County Auditor’s Office, 149 3rd Ave N, Room 104, at the County Courthouse, will be open so voters may obtain replacement ballots, drop off voted ballots, obtain provisional ballots, and use the Accessible Voting Units, at the following times: Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM January 26 – February 13, 2018, on Election Day only, February 13, 2018, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. Drop box locations around the county for this election. Tonasket – Tonasket City Hall/Library Complex, 209 S Whitcomb Ave, Tonasket, Omak – Next to Police Station, 8 N Ash, Omak, Pateros -180 Pateros Mall in parking lot, Pateros. Drop boxes will close at 8:00PM on Election Day.

Voters needing additional information or assistance with voter registration forms or voting may call (509) 422-7240. Voters unable to use the mail-in ballot may use the Accessible Voting Unit available at the County Auditor’s Office. Ballots require sufficient first-class postage and must be postmarked by the day of the election. Check with your local Post Office for deadlines to have your ballot postmarked properly. For additional information on the election or regarding voter registration; vote.wa.gov/Okanogan, myvote.wa.gov, Local newspaper, radio, and TV, www.pdc.wa.gov. Meetings of the Okanogan County Canvassing Board are open, public meetings and shall be continued until the activities for which the following meetings are held have been completed. Canvass Board meetings are held in the Okanogan County Auditor’s Office, 149 3rd Ave N, Room 104, at the County Courthouse, in Okanogan. Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 11:00 AM to determine the status of any provisional or challenged ballots, Friday, February 23, 2018 at 11:00 AM to canvass the votes cast and certify the election. This notice is in accordance with RCW 29A.52. Dated at Okanogan, Washington this 20th day of December 2017.

Laurie Thomas, Okanogan County Auditor and Ex-Officio Supervisor of Elections

By Mila M Jury, Chief Deputy and Certified Election Administrator

Published in the Methow Valley News on January 3, 2018 and the Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on January 4, 2018. OVG#790221.


IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON  IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF WHATCOM

In Re the Estate of

FREDRICK MILLLER,

Deceased.

NO. 17-4-00543-37

PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS

RCW 11.40.030

JUDGE: CHARLES SNYDER

The Administrator named below has been appointed as Administrator 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 as provided in RCW 11.40.070 by serving on or mailing to the Administrator or the Administrator’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 Administrator 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: December 13, 2017

ADMINISTRATOR: LINDA PERSHALL

ADDRESS FOR MAILING OR SERVICE: PO Box 1922

Wenatchee, WA 98807

Attorney for Personal Representative:

Olivia J. Burkland, WSBA #41771

Barron Smith Daugert, PLLC, 300 North Commercial St., Bellingham, WA 98225

Court of probate proceedings and cause number:

Whatcom County Superior Court, Cause No.

Published in the Methow Valley News December 13, 20, 27, 2017 & January 3, 2018.


Okanogan County

Notice of Final Decision

Project: Boundary Line Adjustment: (parcels 3727303005, 3727314004 & 3727310031)

Proponent: Real Cattle Co LLC, Roger & Lori Sawyer and Tyrel & Angela Becker

Decision: Approved

Appeal Deadline: January 23, 2018

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 January 3, 2018. OVG#790881


Okanogan County

Notice of Final Decision

Project: Boundary Line Adjustment: (parcels 4027260014 & 4027260028)

Proponent: Northwestern Orchards LLC and Balraj & Parminder Sandhu

Decision: Approved

Appeal Deadline: January 23, 2018

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 January 3, 2018. OVG#790878


Okanogan County

Notice of Final Decision

Project: Boundary Line Adjustment: (parcels 3425250009 & 3425250020/3425240002)

Proponent: Judy Lawson and Woodward Cattle Company, INC

Decision: Approved

Appeal Deadline: January 23, 2018

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 January 3, 2018. OVG#790879


Okanogan County

Notice of Final Decision

Project: Exempt Segregation – Parcel 3520090035

Proponent: Woodward Cattle CO INC

Decision: Approved

Appeal Deadline: January 23, 2018

The Okanogan County Office of Planning and Development approved the above-noted project. Within 20 days of publication, 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 January 3, 2017. OVG#790878


Notice of Action

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of Twisp has granted approval of the Pritchard Short Plat No. TWPSP17-02. The plat entails division of Parcel No. 2690110101 into two lots, Lot 1 being 6,513 square feet and Lot 2 being 7,330 square feet. The proposed short plat is located at 214 N. Glover Street in the Town of Twisp, within NW ¼ of the NW ¼ of Section 17, Township 33 N., Range 22 E.W.M. Persons with standing may appeal this action by filing a written appeal with the Town Clerk at Twisp Town Hall no later than 4:00 pm on January 17, 2018.

Published in the Methow Valley News on January 3, 2018.