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News of Record: Dec. 30, 2015

News of Record: Dec. 30, 2015

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office Dec. 17 SEARCH AND RESCUE: Two people required search-and-rescue assistance on McClure Mountain. Dec. 18 ACCIDENT: A non-injury accident was reported on Highway 20, Winthrop. Dec. 19 ACCIDENT: A non-injury accident was reported on Castle Avenue, Winthrop. DOMESTIC DISPUTE: A domestic dispute was reported on Gold Creek Road, Carlton. Dec. 20...
News of Record: Dec. 16, 2015

News of Record: Dec. 16, 2015

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office Dec. 7 UTILITY PROBLEM: A tree fell on a power line on Twisp-Carlton Road. DISABLED VEHICLE: A school bus was reported to be blocking the road at Bear Creek Road and Davis Lake Road; a tow truck was summoned. THEFT: Mail was reported stolen from a location on Highway 20, Twisp....
News of Record: Dec. 2, 2015

News of Record: Dec. 2, 2015

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office Nov. 23 ASSAULT: Caller on Libby Creek Road, Carlton, reported an assault. A person was taken into custody. Nov. 24 HARASSMENT: Caller on Ross Road, Twisp, reported that man kept calling to make threats. Nov. 25 CIVIL MATTER: Caller on Libby Creek Road, Carlton, asked for assistance related to a protective...
News of Record: November 18, 2015

News of Record: November 18, 2015

Okanogan County Sheriff Nov. 9 CITIZEN DISPUTE: Caller on Wolf Creek Road, Winthrop, reported that a highly intoxicated man came to their house and was yelling. STRAY ANIMAL: Caller on Twisp-Winthrop Eastside Road reported about half-a-dozen cows in the roadway. Nov. 10 ILLEGAL BURNING: Caller on Highway 20, Twisp, reported that a large burn was...
News of Record: Oct. 28, 2015

News of Record: Oct. 28, 2015

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office Oct. 19 TRESPASSING: Caller on Torer Creek Road, Twisp, noted that on Saturday hunters went across their property, and on Sunday hunters went through a neighbor’s property on the way to state land, and then later hunters on horseback went through. Oct. 20 EXTRA PATROLS REQUESTED: Extra patrols were requested on...
News of Record: Sept. 30, 2015

News of Record: Sept. 30, 2015

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office Sept. 21 CIVIL MATTER: Caller on Russian Hills Road, Methow, reported that a neighbor had done some clearing on the caller’s property, cut trees and took timber. THREATENING BEHAVIOR: Caller on Libby Creek Road, Carlton, reported that a man was intoxicated and threatening to cut stuff with a chainsaw. ACCIDENT: A...
Carlton teen injured in one-car accident

Carlton teen injured in one-car accident

A Carlton teenager was injured late Thursday (Sept. 17) in a one-car accident on Highway 153 about 4 miles east of Twisp, the Washington State Patrol reported. Lily Anna Stoothoff, 16, was southbound at about 10:30 p.m. when she swerved to avoid a deer in the roadway and the pickup truck she was driving crossed...
News of Record: September 16, 2015

News of Record: September 16, 2015

Okanogan County Superior Court The court found probable cause to charge Laura Sue Virginia Walker-Sifagaloa, 31, of Winthrop, with two counts of Possessing a Controlled Substance and Use of Drug Paraphernalia. Bail was set at $15,000. The court found probable cause to charge Mikeal Ryan Tomatich, 29, of Twisp, with first-degree Theft, Theft of a...
News of Record: Aug. 26, 2015

News of Record: Aug. 26, 2015

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office Aug. 18 BURGLARY ALARM: A burglary alarm was reported on Wolfden Road, Winthrop. It turned out that the key holder had given the alarm company the wrong password. MEDICAL ISSUE: It was reported that an 11-year-old boy shot himself in the foot with a revolver. He was taken to Three Rivers...
News of Record: August 12, 2015

News of Record: August 12, 2015

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office Aug. 3 AGENCY ASSIST: Assistance request with a person taken into custody on North Methow Valley Highway, Twisp. ASSAULT: A person was taken into custody on domestic violence charges on Libby Creek Road, Carlton. MALICIOUS MISCHIEF: A caretaker at a residence on Lower Beaver Creek Road, Twisp, reported that someone had...