Stories for October 2015

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Saturday, October 31

  

Wednesday, October 28

                                   

McKinney reigns in Omak

Country music reigned Saturday night as a Country Music Television artist brought his band to the Omak Performing Arts Center.

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Curlew dedicates first public library

What started out as a couple of women shooting the breeze on their rural Ferry Country back porch became a reality Saturday as a ribbon was cut to mark the opening of the community’s first public library.

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Tuesday, October 27

 

Sunday, October 25

  

Conconully celebrates appreciation

CONCONULLY - After the Okanogan Complex fire came within feet of some local residents' doors this summer, the town came together Wednesday night to pay appreciation to local residents and emergency personnel, and have a gourmet dinner.

October 25, 2015 midnight read more..

Saturday, October 24



Friday, October 23



Feds turn down request for assistance

The federal government has turned down the state’s request for individual assistance to people and businesses suffering losses in the Okanogan Complex and other summer wildfires.

October 23, 2015 9:59 a.m. read more..

Thursday, October 22



Wednesday, October 21

     

McKinney offers country show

The Omak Performing Arts Center is going country Saturday night with an evening concert by up-and-coming country artist Chance McKinney.

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Tuesday, October 20

 

Sunday, October 18

   

Saturday, October 17

 

Friday, October 16



Thursday, October 15

   

Wednesday, October 14

    

820 (2015-534, Oct. 14, 21, 28) IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON

Representative of the Estate of Leona F. Sandy. Persons having claims against the deceased must, prior to the time such claims would be barred by any otherwise applicable statute of limitations, serve their claims on the Personal Representative or the attorney of record at the address stated below and file an executed copy of the claim with the Clerk of this Court within four (4) months after the date of first publication of this notice or within four (4) months after the date of the filing of the copy of this Notice with the Clerk of the Court, whichever is later or, except under those provisions included in RCW 11.40.011 or 11.40.013, the claim will be forever barred.

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820 (2015-533, Oct. 14, 21) PATEROS SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 122-70J

As directed by the Board of Directors of the Pateros School District 122-70J; the Regular October School Board Meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 28, 2015 in the Pateros School District Library starting at 7:00 pm. Pateros School Board members will attend a special regional joint board meeting working dinner with North Central ESD board members prior to their regular meeting on Wednesday, October 28th at 6:00 pm in the English classroom.

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Renew Spa opens

Renew Spa, the last portion of the 12 Tribes Resort Casino to open, had its soft opening last week.

October 14, 2015 midnight read more..
 

820 (2015-530, Oct. 14, 21, 28, Nov. 04)IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON FOR OKANOGAN COUNTY Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. as Trustee for Wamu Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates Series 2005-PRI Trust, through their loan servicing agent JP Morgan Chase Bank, NA, vs. Plaintiff(s), REAL PROPERTY CHRISTOPHER L. SHORT, a single person; SUMMIT BANK; UNKNOWN PARTIES IN POSSESSION; OR CLAIMING A RIGHT TO POSSESSION, and UNKNOWN OCCUPANTS...

October 14, 2015 midnight read more..
 

800 (2015-539, Oct. 14) Okanogan County Notice of Final Decision

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.

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800 (2015-535, Oct. 14) Mazama Ranch House PDM 2015-5

An application has been submitted in order to rezone and subdivide a portion of Commercial Tract B of Chechaquo Ranch PUD in order to accommodate future development including existing lodging, tourist-residential & seasonal housing, and creation of 6 lots and an area designated as open space.

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Tuesday, October 13



Monday, October 12



Sunday, October 11



Family Faire wraps up today

The 42nd annual Okanogan Family Faire, commonly known as Barter Faire, will conclude today at 76 W. Cayuse Mountain Road off Highway 20 east of Tonasket.

October 11, 2015 midnight read more..
 

Federal help sought for fire recovery

Federal assistance is being sought to help families, business owners, local governments and the Colville Confederated Tribes with recovery from the summer’s wildfires which.

October 11, 2015 midnight read more..

Saturday, October 10



Wednesday, October 7

 

820 (2015-513 Oct. 7) NOTICE OF PUBLIC TIMBER SALE

Department of Natural Resources will auction timber to the highest bidder. Contract terms and bidding information is available by calling Northeast Region at (509)684-7474 or by visiting the Region Office at Colville or Product Sales & Leasing Division, Olympia.

October 7, 2015 9:21 a.m. read more..


820 (2015-512 Oct. 7, 14) NOTICE OF PUBLIC TIMBER SALE

Department of Natural Resources will auction timber to the highest bidder. Contract terms and bidding information is available by calling Northeast Region at (509)684-7474 or by visiting the Region Office at Colville or Product Sales & Leasing Division, Olympia.

October 7, 2015 9:20 a.m. read more..


820 (2015-507 Sept. 30, Oct. 7, 14, 21) IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON FOR OKANOGAN COUNTY

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON FOR OKANOGAN COUNTY WELLS FARGO BANK, NA, Plaintiff(s), vs. ESTATE OF CHARLES F. DEMARRE SR.; JOSH DEMARRE; ISAAC DEMARRE; ELIZABETH DEMARRE; SARAH ROBBINS; ANNA DEMARRE; CHARLES DEMARRE JR.; JUSTIN DEMARRE; UNKNOWN HEIRS, SPOUSE, LEGATEES AND DEVISEES OF THE ESTATE OF CHARLES F. DEMARRE SR.; DOES 1-10 INCLUSIVE; UNKNOWN OCCUPANTS OF THE SUBJECT REAL PROPERTY; PARTIES CLAIMING A RIGHT TO POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY; AND ALSO ALL OTHER UNKNOWN PERSONS OR PARTIES CLAIMING ANY RIGHT, TITLE, ESTATE, LIEN, OR INTEREST IN THE REAL ESTATE DESCRIBED IN THE COMPLAINT HEREIN,

October 7, 2015 9:20 a.m. read more..
  

820 (2015-456 Sept. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Oct. 7) SUPERIOR COURT OF WASHINGTON COUNTY OF OKANOGAN

SUPERIOR COURT OF WASHINGTON COUNTY OF OKANOGAN WILMER W. WINTERS, a single person, Plaintiff, VS. SHARON B. LEE, a single person, and to her unknown heirs, grantees, devisees, personal representatives, successors and assigns, and to all other persons or parties unknown claiming any right, title estate, lien or interest in the real estate described in the complaint herein, Defendant.

October 7, 2015 9:16 a.m. read more..
 

820 (2015 - 524, Oct. 7) Public Notice

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife intends to rehabilitate Rat Lake, Mouse Lake, Big Green Lake, and Little Green Lake in Okanogan County during the week of October 18th-24th, 2015.

October 7, 2015 9:14 a.m. read more..
  

800 (2015-526, Oct. 7, 14, 21) IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON IN AN FOR THE COUNTY OF OKANOGAN-JUVENILE IN RE THE DEPENDENCY OF: MYRA VASQUES LITTLEGEORGE, A Minor Child, DOB: 04/27/2012 COURT NO.:15-7-00136-1 NOTICE AND SUMMONS/ORDER, Termination Hearing STATE OF WASHINGTON TO:RUBEN VASQUEZ-MARTINEZ, WHOM IT MAY CONCERN AND ANYONE CLAIMING PARENTAL INTEREST IN THE ABOVE NAMED CHILD.

October 7, 2015 9:11 a.m. read more..


800 (2015-525, Oct. 7, 14, 21) IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON IN AN FOR THE COUNTY OF OKANOGAN-JUVENILE IN RE THE DEPENDENCY OF: MELISSA VASQUES, A Minor Child, DOB: 05/24/2013 COURT NO.:15-7-00135-3 NOTICE AND SUMMONS/ORDER, Termination Hearing STATE OF WASHINGTON TO:RUBEN VASQUEZ-MARTINEZ, WHOM IT MAY CONCERN AND ANYONE CLAIMING PARENTAL INTEREST IN THE ABOVE NAMED CHILD.

October 7, 2015 9:10 a.m. read more..
     

Fire victims share stories

People affected by the recent trio of wildfires praised and panned state and federal agencies’ responses and the Okanogan County Department of Emergency Management during a post-fire meeting hosted by county commissioners last Thursday.

October 7, 2015 midnight read more..


Madden talks of wolves

There wasn’t a Kumbaya moment Friday night as cattlemen walked away from a three-hour session with the state’s contract wolf-human conflict manager without any pretense of a resolution.

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Tuesday, October 6

 

Sunday, October 4



Dance hall era

In an era before computers and cellphones consumed the lives of Okanogan Valley residents, Saturday night dances at local halls were the thing to do for entertainment.

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Saturday, October 3



Friday, October 2

  

Thursday, October 1

    

Fair results are here

Okanogan County’s delayed fair went off Thursday through Sunday with a full range of exhibits and activities, but an apparently smaller crowd than normal.

October 1, 2015 9:30 a.m. read more..