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News of Record: August 24, 2016

News of Record: August 24, 2016

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office Aug. 15 AGENCY ASSIST: Assistance requested for serving a warrant at a location on Canyon Street, Twisp. THREATENING BEHAVIOR: Caller on Second Avenue, Twisp, reported that a neighbor threatened them with bodily harm. Aug. 16 CITIZEN ASSISTANCE: Caller on West Chewuch Road, Winthrop, was concerned that unknown subjects were staying at...
News of Record: August 10, 2016

News of Record: August 10, 2016

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office Aug. 1 OVERDUE HIKERS: Deputies were asked to check on two hikers who were expected to be coming off the trail at Rainy Pass on Highway 20 and were overdue. ASSAULT: Caller on Witte Road, Winthrop, reported that another person hit her with a spoon, pulled her hair and shoved her...
News of Record: July 27, 2016

News of Record: July 27, 2016

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office July 18 CIVIL PROBLEM: An ongoing neighborhood dispute was reported on Crab Apple Road, Winthrop. July 19 DOMESTIC DISPUTE: Caller on Yellowjacket Road, Twisp, reported that a vehicle drove by with its horn honking and the driver yelling what sounded like a call for help. ACCIDENT: A vehicle went down an...
News of Record: June 29, 2016

News of Record: June 29, 2016

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office June 20 SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES: Caller on Lost River Road, Mazama, reported a suspicious vehicle driving through the neighborhood. SEARCH AND RESCUE: A man was injured after he fell from a climbing wall on Lost River Road, Mazama. June 22 TRESPASSING: A possible trespassing incident was reported on Twisp River Road. DOMESTIC...
News of Record: June 22, 2016

News of Record: June 22, 2016

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Department June 15 ANIMAL ABUSE: A possible case of animal abuse was reported on Ross Road, Twisp. June 16 WARRANT ARREST: A warrant arrest was conducted on East Methow Valley Highway, Twisp. Twisp Police Department June 14 ACCIDENT: A non-injury accident was reported at South Methow Valley Highway and East Fifth Avenue....
News of Record: June 15, 2016

News of Record: June 15, 2016

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office June 7 ACCIDENT: A single-vehicle, non-injury accident was reported on Goat Creek Road, caused by the driver swerving to miss a dog. ERRATIC DRIVING: An erratic vehicle was reported swerving all over the road on Twin Lakes Road near Liberty Bell High School. DOMESTIC DISPUTE: Caller on Twin Lakes Road, Winthrop,...
Saving something for themselves

Saving something for themselves

When a Search and Rescue team was needed to travel miles into the rugged backcountry of the Cascade Mountains to rescue someone, Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers referred to the mission as “an Ottis hike.” He means Ottis Buzzard who, with his wife Vikki Buzzard, have been the go-to team for search and rescue work in...
News of Record: May 25, 2016

News of Record: May 25, 2016

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office May 16 BURGLARY: A burglary was reported on Misty Circle, Mazama. ACCIDENT: A driver backed into the parked vehicle of a county deputy on Lost River Road, Mazama. May 18 WANTED PERSON: A male subject was being sought in the area of Methow Street, Twisp. POSSIBLE SUICIDE: Caller reported that a...
News of Record: May 4, 2016

News of Record: May 4, 2016

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office April 25 SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES: Something suspicious was reported on Highway 20 in Winthrop, and later on Vintin Road in Carlton. SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES: Suspicious activity was reported at a construction site on Foster Loop Road, Winthrop. April 26 VIOLATION OF ORDER: Violation of a non-contact order was reported on Harrier Hill Road,...
News of Record: April 13, 2016

News of Record: April 13, 2016

Okanogan County Superior Court Brandon Matthew Herz, 29, of Twisp: • pleaded guilty to violation of a no-contact order. He was sentenced to 30 days of confinement and 30 days of community custody and fined a total of $700. • pleaded guilty to violation of a no-contact order and fourth-degree assault. He was sentenced to...