Legal Notice:

Public Hearing: Okanogan County Cemetery District #1 (Sullivan Cemetery) will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 in the Okanogan County Electric Coop meeting room at 6:30pm, Winthrop, WA to consider and approve their current expense budget for the 2019 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 October 3, 10, 2018.


SUPERIOR COURT OF WASHINGTON

FOR OKANOGAN COUNTY

NO. 18-4-00073-24

PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS (RCW 11.40.030)

Estate of

SHAWN LEIGH JOHNSTON, Deceased.

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE: The above Court has appointed me as Personal Representative of Decedent’s estate. Any person having a claim against the Decedent must present the claim: (a) Before the time when the claim would be barred by any applicable statute of limitations, and (b) In the manner provided in RCW 11.40.070: (i) By filing the original of the claim with the foregoing Court, and (ii) By serving on or mailing to me at the address below a copy of the claim. The claim must be presented by the later of: (a) Thirty (30) days after I served or mailed this Notice as provided in RCW 11.40.020(1)(c), or (b) Four (4) months after the date of first publication of this Notice. If the claim is not presented within this time period, the claim will be forever barred except as provided in RCW 11.40.051 and 11.40.060. This bar is effective for claims against both the Decedent’s probate and non-probate assets.

Date of First Publication of this Notice: October 3, 2018

Misuk S. Ko, Personal Representative

c/o Susan Donahue

Law Office of Susan Donahue

125 West 2nd Avenue, Suite “B”

P.O. Box 81

Twisp, WA 98856

(509) 996-5944 (phone)

Published in the Methow Valley News October 3, 10, 17 2018


NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE NO. 702

(TOWN OF WINTHROP, WASHINGTON)

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of Winthrop has adopted its Ordinance No. 702, which in summary, amends Winthrop Municipal Code Section 3.44.040 by increasing the petty cash fund.

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 24th day of September, 2018.

Michelle Gaines – Town Clerk

Town of Winthrop, Washington

Published in the Methow Valley News October 3, 2018.


Public Hearing Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners that a Public Hearing is set for 4:30 PM on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 to consider a supplemental appropriation within Current Expense Building Fund 001.023 in the amount of $5,700. Funds are from Current Expense Investment Interest revenues and will be used for Office Supplies, Fuel, Postage, Rentals, and Repairs & Maintenance. 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 September 26; October 3, 2018; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune September 27; October 4, 2018. OVG827143


Okanogan County

Notice of Final Decision

Project: Exempt Segregation – Parcel 3625142013

Proponent: Steve Hansen

Decision: Approved

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 October 3, 2018; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune October 4, 2018. OVG#828141


Okanogan County

Notice of Final Decision

Project: Boundary Line Adjustment: (parcels 3828092001 & 3828103006)

Proponent: Douglas Vine and Patricia House & Richard Salsky

Decision: Approved

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 October 3, 2018; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune October 4, 2018. OVG#828143


Public Hearing Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners that a Public Hearing is set for 9:30 a.m. on Monday, October 15, 2018 and will be held in the County Commissioners’ Hearing Room. The hearing is held to receive public comment for or against the consideration of a supplemental appropriation within Current Expense Contingency Reserve fund 001, Vehicle Reserve Fund 197 and CJTA Sales Tax Fund 160 in the amount of $30,619. Funds are to reimburse Current Expense for Juvenile Dept. vehicle purchase and the Vehicle Reserve fund for overages on the vehicle purchase. 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 October 3, 10, 2018; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune October 4, 11, 2018. OVG828144


Public Hearing Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners that a Public Hearing is set for 9:35 a.m. on Monday, October 15, 2018 and will be held in the County Commissioners’ Hearing Room. The hearing is held to receive public comment for or against the consideration of a supplemental appropriation within Edelweiss Sewer System fund 408 in the amount of $4,000. The fund supplemental is from Ending Fund Balance and will be used for Professional Services. 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 October 3, 10, 2018; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune October 4, 11, 2018. OVG828146


Notice of Public Hearing

Notice is hereby given the Board of County Commissioners will conduct a public hearing on October 15, 2018 at 1:30pm to consider the McKinney Ridge Planned Development Development Agreement.

The Development Agreement is a restatement of conditions and restrictions in place and recorded under Auditor File Number 3228676. The hearing will be held in the Commissioners Hearing Room in the Virginia Grainger Administration Building at 123 5th Ave. North, Okanogan WA 98840.

Written comments may be submitted at the hearing or may be mailed to the Okanogan County Commissioners Office, 123 5th Ave. North, Okanogan, WA 98840. Written comments may also be submitted electronically to ljohns@co.okanogan.wa.us

Published in the Methow Valley News October 3, 2018; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune October 4, 2018. OVG#828173


NOTICE OF CONSTRUCTION

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN in accordance with RCW 36.77.070 that the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners intends to have the following road(s) improved by Day Labor (using county crews and equipment) in calendar year 2018:

Josh Thomson, P.E., County Engineer

Road / Project Name

Sinlahekin Road

CRP# 4015-06

Type Of Work

Culvert Replacement due to flooding in 2018

Engineer’s Estimate $125,000

Dated this 26th day of September, 2018

Josh Thomson, P.E., County Engineer

Published in the Methow Valley News October 3, 2018; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune October 4, 2018. OVG828154


Notice of Final Decision

Okanogan County

Public Works

Salmon Creek SE 2018-14

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Okanogan County has issued a Shoreline Exemption to Okanogan County Department of Public Works (OCPW) to conduct emergency repairs on a bridge on Salmon Creek Rd.

The bridge footing is severely undermined, resulting in closure to vehicular traffic. OCPW will pump concrete into the scoured areas to prevent bridge failure. This is a temporary, emergency repair before a large scale evaluation and plan can be compiled. The project will be completed and forms removed prior to October 1st, when the irrigation diversion is closed and flows will return to this section of Salmon Creek.

The project is county bridge footing within Salmon Creek Road Right of Way, Township 33 North, Range 26 E.W.M. in Section 35, approximately 1 1/2 miles northerly of the Town of Okanogan, WA.

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.

Published in the Methow Valley News October 3, 2018; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune October 4, 2018. OVG#828160


NOTICE OF PUBLIC AUCTION

(Surplus Property)

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Okanogan Board of County Commissioners will conduct a public hearing on Tuesday, October 9 at 4:00 p.m. in the Commissioners Hearing Room, in order to take public testimony regarding a resolution which would declare certain County owned property surplus to the needs of the county and would state its intent to sell or dispose of the items so surplussed at public auction.

The public hearing will be conducted on Tuesday, October 9 at 4:00 p.m. in the Commissioners Auditorium in the Virginia Grainger Building located at 123 5th Ave N, Okanogan, WA. Verbal testimony will be taken at the hearing. Written comments may be submitted at the hearing or written comments will be accepted prior to the hearing and may be submitted in writing or electronically to Lalena Johns, Clerk of the Board, at 123 5th Ave N Ste 150, Okanogan, WA 98840 or at ljohns@co.okanogan.wa.us.

Date of publishing is September 26 & 27, and October 3 & 4, 2018.

The proposed list of surplus items will be available at the hearing and can be obtained from: Okanogan County Clerk of the Board, Lanie Johns by either calling 509-422-7105 or by mailing a request to Lanie Johns at 123 5th Ave N, Okanogan, WA 98840. Or by email ljohns@co.okanogan.wa.us

Published in the Methow Valley News September 26; October 3, 2018; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune September 27; October 4, 2018. OVG827154