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Wednesday, September 28

 

820 (2016-361 Sept. 14, 28) NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE PURSUANT TO THE REVISED CODE OF

(2016-361 Sept. 14, 28) NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE PURSUANT TO THE REVISED CODE OF WASHINGTON CHAPTER 61.24, ET. SEQ. Grantor: BETTY DANNER Grantee: OKANOGAN COUNTY COMMUNITY ACTION COUNCIL Trustee: SMITH & DERTING, PLLC Legal Description: TAX 1 LOT 18 L/S7FT BLK 18 MURRAYS 1ST ADD OKANOGAN Assessor’s Tax Parcel ID # 1220181801 Reference # of related documents: 3030295 TO: BETTY DANNER

September 28, 2016 6 a.m. read more..
             

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Wednesday, September 21

 

Three of five bears in tree relocated

OMAK — Local state Fish and Wildlife Department officers had a more than busy day last Tuesday, Sept. 13, when they responded to a report of five bears in a tree on Omak River Road northeast of town.

September 21, 2016 11:24 a.m. read more..


PUD sued over new power line

OKANOGAN — A Pierce County couple and a Thurston County woman are suing the Okanogan County Public Utility District over construction of the Pateros-to-Twisp transmission line.

September 21, 2016 11:22 a.m. read more..


Suspect charged in Knowlton’s death

CHELAN — The man suspected of driving a pickup truck that fatally injured Brewster bicyclist and teacher Gary Knowlton has been charged with vehicular homicide and felony hit and run resulting in a death.

September 21, 2016 11:21 a.m. read more..
 

Bail remains at $750,000 for shooting suspect

OKANOGAN — Bail was set at $750,000 Friday, Sept. 9, in Okanogan County Superior Court for a Pateros man accused of attempting to kill the president and CEO of Gebbers Farms on Wednesday, Sept. 7.

September 21, 2016 10:43 a.m. read more..


820 (2016-372 Sept. 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12) IN THE TRIBAL COURT OF THE CONFEDERATED TRIBES OF THE

(2016-372 Sept. 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12) IN THE TRIBAL COURT OF THE CONFEDERATED TRIBES OF THE COLVILLE RESERVATION Colville Tribal Credit Corporation, a lending institution wholly-owned by the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Indian Reservation, Plaintiff(s), vs. Priscilla Best, Gloria Best, Jack Best, Connie Elgin, Does 1-20 Claiming any right, title, estate, lien or interest in the real estate or secured interest described in the compliant. Defendant(s) Case No: CV-CD-2016-39073

September 21, 2016 6 a.m. read more..
 

820 (2016-368 Sept. 14, 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19) IN THE SUPERIOR COURT

(2016-368 Sept. 14, 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19) IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON FOR THE COUNTY OF OKANOGAN BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., Plaintiff, vs. OMAR MARDINI; ALLISON MARDINI; OCCUPANTS OF THE SUBJECT REAL PROPERTY; ALL OTHER UNKNOWN PERSONS OR PARTIES CLAIMING ANY RIGHT, TITLE, ESTATE, LIEN, OR INTEREST IN THE REAL ESTATE DESCRIBED IN THE COMPLAINT HEREIN; Defendants. Case No.: 16-2-00078-1

September 21, 2016 6 a.m. read more..
 

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Wednesday, September 14



Pair of fires ignites near Coulee Dam

ELMER CITY – A pair of fires, one on each side of the Columbia River, have blackened more than 2,500 acres of land and forced a temporary closure of the Grand Coulee Dam School District.

September 14, 2016 2:40 p.m. read more..


Earthquake shakes region

OLIVER, B.C. — A 4.2 magnitude earthquake shook seismic measuring equipment on both sides of the international border in the early morning hours of Saturday, Sept. 10.

September 14, 2016 2:40 p.m. read more..


Man accused of attempted murder

OKANOGAN — Bail was set at $750,000 Friday, Sept. 9, in Okanogan County Superior Court for a Pateros man accused of attempting to kill the president and CEO of Gebbers Farms on Wednesday, Sept. 7.

September 14, 2016 2:38 p.m. read more..
  

820 (2016-368 Sept. 14, 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19) IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE

(2016-368 Sept. 14, 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19) IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON FOR THE COUNTY OF OKANOGAN BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., Plaintiff, vs. OMAR MARDINI; ALLISON MARDINI; OCCUPANTS OF THE SUBJECT REAL PROPERTY; ALL OTHER UNKNOWN PERSONS OR PARTIES CLAIMING ANY RIGHT, TITLE, ESTATE, LIEN, OR INTEREST IN THE REAL ESTATE DESCRIBED IN THE COMPLAINT HEREIN; Defendants. Case No.: 16-2-00078-1 SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION

September 14, 2016 6 a.m. read more..
       

Saturday, September 10

 

Friday, September 9



Bail set for shooting suspect

Bail was set at $750,000 today in Okanogan County Superior Court for a Pateros man accused of attempting to kill the president and CEO of Gebbers Farms on Wednesday, Sept. 7.

September 9, 2016 2:46 p.m. read more..

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Tuesday, September 6



Alltus gets 38-plus years for murdering uncle

OKANOGAN — Only 19 hours after the jury found Shalin Alltus guilty in the 2014 shooting death of her uncle Patrick Alltus, her attorney, Kelly Seago, argued for a continuance to work on the sentencing portion of Alltus’ case.

September 6, 2016 11:25 a.m. read more..
  

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Friday, September 2



Alltus found guilty

OKANOGAN — A jury has found Shalin Alltus guilty of seven charges in the 2014 shooting death of her uncle, Patrick Alltus.

September 2, 2016 8:59 a.m. read more..


State to kill rest of wolf pack

REPUBLIC — The state plans to kill remaining members of the Profanity Peak Pack of wolves and, in a separate action, the Ferry County commissioners have declared a state of emergency and authorized the county sheriff to deal with the animals if the state doesn’t.

September 2, 2016 8:57 a.m. read more..


Shell answers questions on hydro project

BRIDGEPORT – A proposed “hydro battery” project on the Columbia River upstream from Chief Joseph Dam would cycle water back and forth between an in-river holding pond and a storage tank on the hillside above the river, generating electricity in the process.

September 2, 2016 8:56 a.m. read more..


Public Health copy fee not the state norm

OKANOGAN — Calculations used by Okanogan County Public Health do not appear to follow the letter of the law in concern to RCW 42.56.120, which sets the rules for how much government agencies can charge the public – whether individuals or businesses – for copies of documents, according to Washington Coalition for Open Government president Toby Nixon.

September 2, 2016 8:55 a.m. read more..