October 31, 2014

Legals

NOTICE OF ROAD CLOSURE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the dirt portion of the following Whitman County roads are closed to vehicular traffic effective November 15, 2014 through March 15, 2015 pursuant to R.C.W. 47.48.010, unless a permit is obtained from the office of the Whitman County Engineer:
ROAD NO. NAME
0015 Waterman
0030 Merritt
0050 St. John
0060 Wilhelm
0100 Russell
0110 Griffin
0115 Carter
0190 Bourne
0310 Catholic Cemetery
0410 Fairbanks North
1140 Bancroft
1180 I.N. Balthis
1420 Faught
1540 Bunny
1550 B. Howard
2020 File
2030 Sheahan
2050 Finch
2060 Tuttle Alexander
2070 J.F. McCroskey
2080 Kilpatrick
2170 F.R. Martin
2220 Shahan
2230 Tennessee Flat
2310 Peringer
2320 Huggins
2330 Hubner
2350 J.W. Baylor
2430 Westacott
2440 Sunrise
2520 Hilty
2560 Mike Johnson
2670 Baird
3200 Harwood Hill
3390 Gene Nelson
3400 Jim Davis
3430 Howard West
3440 Dickerson
3450 Greenbox
3460 Trunkey
3510 Tiegs
3550 Hitchings
3680 Gashous
3760 Mack Lloyd
3700 Jim Henning
3710 Cordell
3890 McQuire
3920 Miller Home Place
4290 Stubbes
4365 Rattlesnake
4375 Manning
4380 Gene Feenan
4390 Ruff
4410 McGrady
4420 Bob Schultz
4430 Morley
4440 Bill Willson
4460 Bixler
4470 Blackwell
4480 Rogers
4560 Baillaine
4600 L. Anderson
5010 Enos
5160 McKenzie
5170 Mader
5210 L West
5220 Lawson
5280 Mick Parvin
5370 McGreevy
5390 R. Zakarison
5430 Bidle
5520 Kitzmiller
5525 Orville Boyd
5560 Wexler
5580 Gray
5590 Reaney
6120 Guske
6190 C.J. Ochs
8050 Hofer
8080 Musgrove
8090 Klaus
8200 Getz-A.E. Seavers
8250 Nauert
8310 Pat O’Neil
8320 Conrad
8330 Kincaid
8350 Evans
8450 Babbitt
8460 Enman-Kincaid
8470 Carothers
8500 Benedict
9040 Country Club
9120 Gimlin
9130 Snow
Dated this 20th day of October, 2014.Maribeth Becker, CMC, Clerk of the Board 43/2
In the Superior Court of the state of Washington in and for
the county of whitman
The Estate of Harold S. Herman, Deceased; Edward R. Smith Jr. and Julie H. Smith, husband and wife; and Kevin Mader and Sara Mader, husband and wife,
Plaintiff,
vs.
The Unknown heirs and devises of Fred Herman and Kathrine Herman, husband and wife, deceased; and all other persons or parties unknown claiming any right title, estate, lien, or interest in the property herein described,
Defendants
Case No.: 14-2-00226-1
Summons By publication
The State of Washington to the said Defendants, if living, and to their unknown heirs if deceased; the unknown heirs and devisees of Fred Herman and Kathrine Herman, husband and wife, deceased; and all other persons or parties unknown claiming any right, title, estate, lien, or interest in the property herein described.
You, and each of you, are hereby summoned to appear within sixty (60) days after the date of first publication of this Summons, to-wit, within sixty (60) days after the 16th day of October 2014.
and defend the above-entitled action in the above-entitled court and answer the Complaint of the Plaintiff and serve a copy of your Answer upon the undersigned attorney for the Plaintiff, at their office below stated; and in case of your failure to do so, judgment will be rendered against you according to the demands of the Complaint in this action which has been filed with the Clerk of said Court.
The object of this action is to quiet title in the Plaintiff against the claims of all Defendants and any one of them with respect to real estate in Whitman County, State of Washington, described as follows:
PARCEL 1
That portion of the Northwest quarter of the Southwest quarter of Section 36, Township 17 North, Range 43 E.W.M., more particularly described as follows:
COMMENCING at the Northwest corner of the Southwest quarter of said Section 36; thence East along the North line of said Southwest quarter to the Northeast corner of the Northwest quarter of the Southwest quarter of said Section 36; thence South 3°21’ East along the East line of said Northwest quarter of the Southwest quarter a distance of 849.9 feet; thence South 77°01’ West 220.3 feet; thence South 89°09’ west 101.4 feet; thence North 43°51’ West 78.4 feet; thence North 3°26’ West 110.4 feet; thence North 12°54’ West 221.9 feet; thence North 7°11’ East 151.5 feet; thence North 2°23’ West 78.4 feet; thence North 26° 47’ West 129.4 feet; thence South 0°41’ East 195.6 feet; thence South 14°53’ West 198.4 feet; thence North 84°49’ West 68.4 feet; thence North 54°26’ West 84.9 feet; thence North 51°48’ West 646.3 feet; thence North 71°16’ West 265.6 feet to the point of beginning.
PARCEL 2
That portion of the West half of Section 25, Township 17 North, Range 43, E.W.M., lying West of State Road No. 3;
EXCEPTING THEREFROM that portion conveyed by Deed recorded under Auditor’s File No. 562645, being that portion of the Southwest Quarter of Section 25, Township 17 North, Range 43 East of the Willamette Meridian, Whitman County Washington, described as follows:
COMMENCING at the northwest corner of said Section 25, thence South 01°47’35” West 5355.10 feet, along the west boundary of said Section, to the southwest corner of said Section 25; thence South 89°15’24” East 1356.40 feet, along the south boundary of said section, to its intersection with the centerline tangent of State Road 195/P.S.H. 3 extended southwesterly; thence North 26°00’36” East 145.60 feet, along said tangent’s extension, to the S.T. (spiral to tangent) of said highway; thence North 26°00’36” East 63.59 feet, along said centerline tangent; thence North 63°59’24” West 75.00 feet to a point on the northwesterly right-of-way (R.O.W.) of said highway and the point of beginning; thence North 03°18’15” East 606.62 feet, leaving said Highway R.O.W.; thence North 10°43’10” East 715.09 feet; thence South 80°49’07” East 428.64 feet, to said northwesterly Highway R.O.W.; thence along a spiral curve R.O.W., concave to the northwest, 75 feet from and parallel to said highway’s centerline spiral curve (said centerline spiral has a spiral delta = 6°45’, a length of 450 feet, curve delta = 30°28’ and a curve radius = 1910.00 feet) with said property line/R.O.W. spiral curve having a chord bearing South 24°12’44” West 396.89 feet to a T.S. (tangent to spiral); thence South 26°00’36” West 976.78 feet, along said R.O.W. tangent to the point of beginning.
ALSO EXCEPTING THEREFROM that portion within the rights-of-way of State Road No. 3 and Bill Wilson Road;
TOGETHER WITH a twenty foot easement for farm access as reserved in Deed recorded under Auditor’s File No., 562645, and as depicted on survey recorded October 20, 1986, under Auditor’s File No. 516125, records of Whitman County Washington.
PARCEL 3
That portion of the Southwest quarter of Section 24, Township 17 North, Range 43 East W.M., Whitman County, State of Washington, and is more particularly described as follows:
COMMENCING at the east quarter corner of said Southwest quarter; thence North 89°40’29” West 903.33 feet, along the East-West Subdivision line of said Southwest quarter, to the centerline of S.R. 195 (formerly P.S.H. #3) at station 224+10.0 (South 10°16’00” West 2316.04 feet from the centerline T.S. Monument on said S.R. 195); thence South 10°16’00” West 1315.95 feet, along the centerline of said S.R. 195, to the South boundary of said Section 24 (North 10°16’00” East 97.05 feet from the centerline S.T. Monument on said S.R. 195); thence North 89’07’49” West 76.02 feet, along said South boundary, to the Westerly right-of-way (R.O.W.) boundary of said S.R. 195 and the point of beginning; thence North 89°07’49” West 116.84 feet, leaving said Westerly R.O.W. boundary and running along said South boundary of said Section 24; thence North 10°16’00” East 242.12 feet, leaving said South boundary; thence North 79°26’11” West 150.42 feet; thence North 64°14’59” West 175.61 feet; thence North 48°01’23” West 160.61 feet; thence North 07°10’06” West 11.77 feet; thence North 54°47’32” East 107.54 feet; thence North 79°53’20” East 425.33 feet; thence South 88°12’45” East 102.09 feet, returning to said Westerly R.O.W. boundary of S.R. 195; thence along said Westerly R.O.W. boundary the following 5 courses:
1) South 10°16’00” West 12.83 feet;
2) South 79°44’00” East 10.00 feet;
3) South 10°16’00” West 300.00 feet;
4) North 79°44’00” West 10.00 feet;
5) South 10°16’00” West 293.35 feet, to the point of beginning.
Excepting therefrom those portions lying within the right-of-way of SR 195
Dated this 16th of October, 2014.
Signed: Peter A. Volk, Attorney for Plaintiff
Volk Law PLLC
PO Box 9264
Moscow, ID 83843
208-882-5982
petevolklaw@gmail.com 42/6
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
2015 Revenue Sources
November 12th, 2014, 7:00 PM
Garfield Town Hall
405 W California
A public hearing to discuss the 2015 revenue sources will be held at the regular Garfield Town Council Meeting on Wednesday, November 12th, 2014, at 7:00 PM for all interested residents of the Town of Garfield. The hearing will be held in Garfield Town Hall for the purpose of reviewing the 2015 revenue sources and consideration of possible increases in property tax revenues of 1% ($625.66), plus 1.0% ($620.58) in property tax revenues due to banked capacity, and ($626.55) the amount for new construction to fund General Fund operations.
All interested residents have the opportunity to give written or oral comment. For additional information regarding this matter contact Garfield Town Hall at (509) 635-1604, PO Box 218, Garfield, WA, 99130, or garfield-town@completebbs.com. 44/2
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON
IN AND FOR
THE COUNTY OF WHITMAN
IN THE MATTER OF
THE ESTATE
OF
ROBERT M. CROW,
Deceased.
NO. 14-4-00126-1
PROBATE NOTICE
TO CREDITORS
(RCW 11.40.030)
The Personal Representative named below has been appointed as Personal Representative of this Estate. Any person having a claim against the decedent must, before the time the claim would be barred by any otherwise applicable statute of limitations, present the claim in the manner as provided in RCW 11.40.070 by serving on or mailing to the Personal Representative or the Personal Representative’s attorney at the address stated below a copy of the claim and filing the original of the claim with the court in which the probate proceedings were commenced. The claim must be presented within the later of: (1) thirty days after the Personal Representative served or mailed the notice to the creditor as provided under RCW 11.40.020; or (2) four months after the date of first publication of the notice. If the claim is not presented within this time frame, the claim is forever barred, except as otherwise provided in RCW 11.40.051 and 11.40.060. This bar is effective as to claims against both the decedent’s probate and nonprobate assets.
DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION OCTOBER 30, 2014
PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE FRANCES JUNE CROW
ATTORNEYS FOR PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE
LIBEY & ENSLEY, PLLC
GARY J. LIBEY
ADDRESS FOR MAILING OF SERVICE P.O. Box 619
North 409 Main Street
Colfax, WA 99111-0619
Telephone: 509-397-4345 44/3
Town of Garfield
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
2015 Preliminary Budget Hearing
Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 7:00 PM. Garfield Town Hall, 405 W. California.
The proposed 2015 Preliminary Budget has been filed and available at the Garfield Town Hall, 405 W. California, during regular business hours; M – F.  All interested residents have the opportunity to give written or oral comment.  For more information contact Garfield Town Hall (509) 635-1604 or garfield-town@completebbs.com or http://www.garfieldwa.com/. 44/2
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
The Town of Oakesdale will be holding a Public Hearing for an assessment of a 1% property tax levy increase over the actual levy amount from the previous year on Monday, November 3rd at 7:00 p.m. at City Hall before the regular council meeting. For more information please contact Mary DeGon, Clerk/Treasurer, at City Hall 105 N First, PO Box 246, Oakesdale, WA 99158 (509) 285-4020 townofoakesdale@msn.com 44/1
SUMMARY OF
TOWN OF GARFIELD
ORDINANCE NO. 444N.
AN ORDINANCE
AMENDING THE BUDGET
FOR THE FISCAL YEAR
ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2014.
Section 1. The Annual Budget for the year 2014 is hereby amended as follows.
Section 2. Amends certain funds (Current Exp $231,665 Rev and $163,141 Exp; Current Exp Res $50,800 Rev and $3,000 Exp; Street Fund $110,630 Rev and $66,232 Exp; Street Res Fund $35,275 Rev and $1,000 Exp; Cap Facilities Project $30,590 Rev and $0 Exp; Fire Cap Projects $17,100 Rev and $0 Exp; Police Cap Projects $20,570 Rev and $0 Exp; Equip Cap Fund $39,500 Rev and $1,500 Exp; Water Fund $474,810 Rev and $435,000 Exp; Water Loan $27,579 Rev and $21,733 Exp; Sewer Loan Redemption $51,434 Rev and $51,198 Exp; Utilities Reserve $137,050 Rev and $52,000 Exp; Utilities Equip Res $66,721 Rev and $16,500 Exp; Sewer Loan Res $57,030 Rev and $0 Exp; Utility Deposit Fund $8,370 Rev and $2,000 Exp) within the budget: total estimated revenues $1,359,124; appropriations $813,304.
Section 3. This ordinance was passed on October 22, 2014 and will be in effect five days after publication of this summary. A copy of the ordinance is available for public inspection at the Clerk-Treasurer’s office at 405 W California — P.O. Box 218, Garfield, WA 99130, http://www.garfieldwa.com/. The full text of this ordinance will be mailed upon request. 44/1
NOTICE OF BUDGET HEARING
TOWN OF ST. JOHN
The 2015 Preliminary Budget Hearing for the Town of St. John will be held on Monday, November 10, 2014 in the Town Hall at 6:30 p.m. Copies of the proposed budget may be obtained from the Town Clerk’s office during normal business hours from the date of the publication of this notice until November 10, 2015. Citizens attending the hearing have the right to provide written or oral comments and ask questions concerning the entire budget.
Linda J. Hayes
Clerk – Treasurer 44/2
NOTICE OF BUDGET HEARING
TOWN OF OAKESDALE
A hearing for the 2015 Preliminary Budget for the Town of Oakesdale will be held on Monday, November 3, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. before the regular Council Meeting at Oakesdale City Hall. Copies of the budget for 2015 are now available at City Hall. For more information please contact Mary DeGon, Clerk/Treasurer at City Hall, 105 N First, PO Box 246, Oakesdale, WA 99158 (509) 285-4020 townofoakesdale@msn.com 44/1
PUBLIC NOTICE
The City of Tekoa will hold a public hearing to determine the tax levy rate for 2015 during the regular meeting. The meeting will
be held in the council chambers at City Hall on Tuesday, November 4, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. All citizens are invited to attend.
Kynda Browning, Clerk/Treasurer 44/1
SUPERIOR COURT
OF WASHINGTON
FOR WHITMAN COUNTY
Estate of
ANDREW SZASZ, JR,
Deceased.
NO. 14-4-00113-0
PROBATE NOTICE
TO CREDITORS
(RCW 11.40.030)
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) Thii ty (3 0) days after I served or mailed this Notice as provided in RCW 11.40.020(l)(c), or (b) Four (4) months after the date of first publication of this Notice. If the claim is not presented within Us 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.
Signed: Francis Kelly Matkovich, Personal Representative 42/3
File No.: 7443.20768
Grantors: Northwest Trustee Services, Inc. Umpqua Bank Grantee: Scott D. Hosford and Oriana Hosford, husband and wife Ref to DOT Auditor File No.: 703050 Tax Parcel ID No.: 1-0040-00-39-01-0002 Abbreviated Legal: Ptn Lt 1, Blk 39, Colfax, Whitman Co., WA. Notice of Trustee’s Sale Pursuant to the Revised Code of Washington 61.24, et seq. THIS NOTICE IS THE FINAL STEP BEFORE THE FORECLOSURE SALE OF YOUR HOME You have only 20 DAYS from the recording date of this notice to pursue mediation. DO NOT DELAY. CONTACT A HOUSING COUNSELOR OR AN ATTORNEY LICENSED IN WASHINGTON NOW to assess your situation and refer you to mediation if you are eligible and it may help you save your home. See below for safe sources of help. SEEKING ASSISTANCE Housing counselors and legal assistance may be available at little or no cost to you. If you would like assistance in determining your rights and opportunities to keep your house, you may contact the following: The statewide foreclosure hotline for assistance and referral to housing counselors recommended by the Housing Finance Commission Telephone: Toll-free: 1-877-894-HOME (1-877-894-4663). Web site: http://www.dfi.wa.gov/consumers/homeownership/post_purchase_counselors_foreclosure.htm The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development Telephone: Toll-free: 1-800-569-4287. Web site: http://www.hud.gov/offices/hsg/sfh/hcc/fc/index.cfm?webListAction=search&searchstate=WA&filterSvc=dfc The statewide civil legal aid hotline for assistance and referrals to other housing counselors and attorneys Telephone: Toll-free: 1-800-606-4819. Web site: http://nwjustice.org/what-clear. I. On December 1, 2014, at 10:00 AM. inside the main lobby of the Whitman County Courthouse, North 404 Main Street in the City of Colfax, State of Washington, the undersigned Trustee (subject to any conditions imposed by the Trustee) will sell at public auction to the highest and best bidder, payable at time of sale, the following described real property “Property”, situated in the County(ies) of WHITMAN, State of Washington: The East 107 feet of Lot 1, Block 39, Town of Colfax, according to the Plat thereof recorded in Book A of Plats, Page(s) 16, Records of Whitman County, Washington. Except the East 50.62 feet. Commonly known as: 203 West Cooper Street Colfax, WA 99111 which is subject to that certain Deed of Trust dated 01/18/11, recorded on 01/26/11, under Auditor’s File No. 703050, records of WHITMAN County, Washington, from Scott D. Hosford and Oriana Hosford, husband and wife, as Grantor, to Stewart Title, as Trustee, to secure an obligation “Obligation” in favor of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee for Sterling Savings Bank, its successors and assigns, as Beneficiary, the beneficial interest in which was assigned by Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee for Sterling Savings Bank, its successors and assigns to Umpqua Bank, under an Assignment/Successive Assignments recorded under Auditor’s File No. 724034. *The Tax Parcel ID number and Abbreviated Legal Description are provided solely to comply with the recording statutes and are not intended to supplement, amend or supersede the Property’s full legal description provided herein. II. No action commenced by the Beneficiary of the Deed of Trust is now pending to seek satisfaction of the Obligation in any Court by reason of the Grantor’s or Borrower’s default on the Obligation secured by the Deed of Trust. III. The Beneficiary alleges default of the Deed of Trust for failure to pay the following amounts now in arrears and/or other defaults: Amount due to reinstate as of 7/21/2014 Monthly Payments $10,446.48 Late Charges $170.08 Lender’s Fees & Costs $205.00 Total Arrearage $10,821.56 Trustee’s Expenses (Itemization) Trustee’s Fee $1,350.00 Title Report $655.42 Statutory Mailings $92.54 Recording Costs $79.00 Postings $80.00 Sale Costs $0.00 Total Costs $2,256.96 Total Amount Due: $13,078.52 Other known defaults as follows: IV. The sum owing on the Obligation is: Principal Balance of $147,946.87, together with interest as provided in the note or other instrument evidencing the Obligation from 10/01/13, and such other costs and fees as are due under the Obligation, and as are provided by statute. V. The Property will be sold to satisfy the expense of sale and the Obligation as provided by statute. The sale will be made without representation or warranty, express or implied regarding title, possession, encumbrances or condition of the Property on December 1, 2014. The default(s) referred to in paragraph III, together with any subsequent payments, late charges, advances costs and fees thereafter due, must be cured by 11/20/14 (11 days before the sale date), to cause a discontinuance of the sale. The sale will be discontinued and terminated if at any time before 11/20/14 (11 days before the sale date), the default(s) as set forth in paragraph III, together with any subsequent payments, late charges, advances, costs and fees thereafter due, is/are cured and the Trustee’s fees and costs are paid. The sale may be terminated any time after 11/20/14 (11 days before the sale date), and before the sale by the Borrower, Grantor, any Guarantor or the holder of any recorded junior lien or encumbrance paying the entire balance of principal and interest secured by the Deed of Trust, plus costs, fees, and advances, if any made pursuant to the terms of the obligation and/or Deed of Trust, and curing all other defaults. VI. A written notice of default was transmitted by the Beneficiary or Trustee to the Borrower and Grantor at the following address(es): NAME AND ADDRESS Scott D. Hosford 203 West Cooper Street Colfax, WA 99111 Oriana Hosford 203 West Cooper Street Colfax, WA 99111 Scott D. Hosford 35 North 900 East Provo, UT 84606-3529 Oriana Hosford 35 North 900 East Provo, UT 84606-3529 Scott D. Hosford c/o Libey, Ensley, Esser & Nelson, PLLC P.O. Box 619 Colfax, WA 99111-0619 Oriana Hosford c/o Libey, Ensley, Esser & Nelson, PLLC P.O. Box 619 Colfax, WA 99111-0619 by both first class and certified mail, return receipt requested on 06/19/14, proof of which is in the possession of the Trustee; and on 06/20/14 Grantor and Borrower were personally served with said written notice of default or the written notice of default was posted on a conspicuous place on the real property described in paragraph I above, and the Trustee has possession of proof of such service or posting. VII. The Trustee, whose name and address are set forth below, will provide in writing to anyone requesting it a statement of all costs and trustee’s fees due at any time prior to the sale. VIII. The effect of the sale will be to deprive the Grantor and all those who hold by, through or under the Grantor of all their interest in the Property. IX. Anyone having any objection to the sale on any grounds whatsoever will be afforded an opportunity to be heard as to those objections if they bring a lawsuit to restrain the sale pursuant to RCW 61.24.130. Failure to bring such a lawsuit may result in a waiver of any proper grounds for invalidating the Trustee’s sale. X. NOTICE TO OCCUPANTS OR TENANTS – The purchaser at the Trustee’s Sale is entitled to possession of the property on the 20th day following the sale, as against the Grantor under the Deed of Trust (the owner) and anyone having an interest junior to the Deed of Trust, including occupants who are not tenants. After the 20th day following the sale the purchaser has the right to evict occupants who are not tenants by summary proceedings under Chapter 59.12 RCW. For tenant-occupied property, the purchaser shall provide a tenant with written notice in accordance with RCW 61.24.060. The trustee’s rules of auction may be accessed at www.northwesttrustee.com and are incorporated by this reference. You may also access sale status at www.northwesttrustee.com and www.USA-Foreclosure.com. EFFECTIVE: 7/21/2014 Date Executed: Northwest Trustee Services, Inc., Trustee Authorized Signature 13555 SE 36th St. Suite 100 Bellevue, WA 98006 Contact: Vonnie McElligott (425) 586-1900. (TS# 7443.20768) 1002.269971-File No. 44 & 47
NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE Pursuant to R.C.W. Chapter 61.24, et seq. and 62A.9A-604(a) (2) et seq. Trustee’s Sale No: 01-FSL-119827 I NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned Trustee, REGIONAL TRUSTEE SERVICES CORPORATION, will on November 7, 2014, at the hour of 10:00 AM, at THE MAIN ENTRANCE TO THE WHITMAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE, NORTH 400 MAIN STREET, COLFAX, WA, sell at public auction to the highest and best bidder, payable at the time of sale, the following described real and personal property (hereafter referred to collectively as the “Property”), situated in the County of WHITMAN, State of Washington: PARCEL A: Lot 3, Block 10, Huffman’s Second Addition to the Town of Tekoa, according to plat thereof, recorded in Volume B of plats, page 48, records of Whitman County, Washington. PARCEL B: The south half of Lot 2, Block 10, Huffman’s Second Addition to the Town of Tekoa, according to plat thereof, recorded in Volume B of plats, page 48, records of Whitman County, Washington. Tax Parcel No: 1-1745-00-10-30-0000 and 1-1745-22-10-02-0002, commonly known as 112 SOUTH HOWARD STREET, TEKOA, WA. The Property is subject to that certain Deed of Trust dated 4/23/2007, recorded 5/1/2007, under Auditor’s/Recorder’s No. 678566, records of WHITMAN County, Washington, from LISA E COOPER. WHO ACQUIRED TITLE AS A SINGLE WOMAN, as Grantor, to SOUND TRUSTEE CORPORATION, as Trustee, in favor of MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC. AS NOMINEE FOR COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS, INC., ITS SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS, as Beneficiary, the beneficial interest in which is presently held by The Bank of New York Mellon FKA The Bank of New York, as Trustee for the certificateholders of the CWABS, Inc., ASSET-BACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2007-9. II No action commenced by the Beneficiary of the Deed of Trust is now pending to seek satisfaction of the obligation in any court by reason of the Borrower’s or Grantor’s default on the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust. III The default(s) for which this foreclosure is/are made are as follows: FAILURE TO PAY THE MONTHLY PAYMENT WHICH BECAME DUE ON 11/1/2008, AND ALL SUBSEQUENT MONTHLY PAYMENTS, PLUS LATE CHARGES AND OTHER COSTS AND FEES AS SET FORTH. Failure to pay when due the following amounts which are now in arrears: Amount due as of July 9, 2014 Delinquent Payments from November 01, 2008 45 payments at $ 1,209.39 each $ 54,422.55 12 payments at S 1,253.95 each $ 15,047.40 12 payments at $ 1,205.30 each $ 14,463.60 (11-01-08 through 07-09-14) Late Charges: $ 3,524.40 BENEFICIARY ADVANCES TOTAL UNCOLLECTED $ 1,559.35 Suspense Credit: $ 0.00 TOTAL: $ 89,017.30 IV The sum owing on the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust is: Principal $121,984.26, together with interest as provided in the note or other instrument secured, and such other costs and fees as are due under the note or other instrument secured, and as are provided by statute. V The above described real property will be sold to satisfy the expenses of sale and the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust as provided by statute. The sale will be made without warranty, express or implied regarding title, possession, or encumbrances on November 7, 2014. The default(s) referred to in paragraph III must be cured by October 27, 2014 (11 days before the sale date) to cause a discontinuance of the sale. The sale will be discontinued and terminated if at any time on or before October 27, 2014, (11 days before the sale date) the default(s) as set forth in paragraph III is/are cured and the Trustee’s fees and costs are paid. The sale may be terminated at any time after October 27, 2014, (11 days before the sale date) and before the sale, by the Borrower, Grantor, any Guarantor or the holder of any recorded junior lien or encumbrance paying the entire principal and interest secured by the Deed of Trust, plus costs, fees, and advances, if any, made pursuant to the terms of the obligation and/or Deed of Trust, and curing all other defaults. VI A written Notice of Default was transmitted by the Beneficiary or Trustee to the Borrower and Grantor at the following addresses: JOSEPH SCOTT HOLMES, 112 SOUTH HOWARD STREET, TEKOA, WA, 99033 JOSEPH SCOTT HOLMES, 425 AIDEN CREEK LOOP RD, SAINT MARIES, ID, 83861 JOSEPH SCOTT HOLMES, 7663 BENEWAH CREEK ROAD, ST MARIES, ID, 83861 JOSEPH SCOTT HOLMES, PO BOX 784, TEKOA, WA, 99033 JOSEPH SCOTT HOLMES, 112 HOWARD STREET, TEKOA, WA, 99033 LISA E COOPER, PO BOX 784, TEKOA, WA, 99033 LISA E COOPER, 112 HOWARD STREET, TEKOA, WA, 99033 LISA E COOPER, 7663 BENEWAH CREEK ROAD, ST MARIES, ID, 83861 LISA E COOPER, 425 AIDEN CREEK LOOP RD, SAINT MARIES, ID, 83861 LISA E COOPER, 112 SOUTH HOWARD STREET, TEKOA, WA, 99033 SPOUSE OF LISA E COOPER, 112 SOUTH HOWARD STREET, TEKOA, WA, 99033 SPOUSE OF LISA E COOPER, 7663 BENEWAH CREEK ROAD, ST MARIES, ID, 83861 SPOUSE OF LISA E COOPER, 112 HOWARD STREET, TEKOA, WA, 99033 SPOUSE OF LISA E COOPER, PO BOX 784, TEKOA, WA, 99033 SPOUSE OF LISA E. COOPER, 425 AIDEN CREEK LOOP RD, SAINT MARIES, ID, 83861 by both first class and certified mail on 5/30/2014, proof of which is in the possession of the Trustee; and on 5/31/2014, the Borrower and Grantor were personally served with said written notice of default or the written Notice of Default was posted in a conspicuous place on the real property described in paragraph I above, and the Trustee has possession of proof of such service or posting. VII The Trustee’s Sale will be held in accordance with Ch. 61.24 RCW and anyone wishing to bid at the sale will be required to have in his/her possession at the time the bidding commences, cash, cashier’s check, or certified check in the amount of at least one dollar over the Beneficiary’s opening bid. In addition, the successful bidder will be required to pay the full amount of his/her bid in cash, cashier’s check, or certified check within one hour of the making of the bid. The Trustee whose name and address are set forth below will provide in writing to anyone requesting it, a statement of ail costs and fees due at any time prior to the sale. VIII The effect of the sale will be to deprive the Grantor and all those who hold by, through or under the Grantor of all of their interest in the above described property. IX Anyone having any objection to the sale on any grounds whatsoever will be afforded an opportunity to be heard as to those objections if they bring a lawsuit to restrain the same pursuant to RCW 61.24.130. Failure to bring such a lawsuit may result in a waiver of any proper grounds for invalidating the Trustee’s Sale. THIS NOTICE IS THE FINAL STEP BEFORE THE FORECLOSURE SALE OF YOUR HOME. You have only 20 DAYS from the recording date on this notice to pursue mediation. DO NOT DELAY. CONTACT A HOUSING COUNSELOR OR AN ATTORNEY LICENSED IN WASHINGTON NOW to assess your situation and refer you to mediation if you are eligible and it may help you save your home. See below for safe sources of help. SEEKING ASSISTANCE Housing counselors and legal assistance may be available at little or no cost to you. If you would like assistance in determining your rights and opportunities to keep your house, you may contact the following: The statewide foreclosure hotline for assistance and referral to housing counselors recommended by the Housing Finance Commission Telephone: 1-877-894-HOME (1-877-894-4663) Web site: http://www.dfi.wa.gov/consumers/homeownership/post_purchase_counselors_foreclosure.htm The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development Telephone: 1-800-569-4287 Web site: http://www.hud.gov/offices/hsg/sfh/hcc/fc/index.cfm?webListAction=searchandsearchstate=WAandfilterSvc=dfc The statewide civil legal aid hotline for assistance and referrals to other housing counselors and attorneys Telephone: 1-800-606-4819 Website: http://nwjustice.org/what-clear NOTICE TO OCCUPANTS OR TENANTS The purchaser at the Trustee’s Sale is entitled to possession of the property on the 20th day following the sale, as against the Grantor under the Deed of Trust (the owner) and anyone having an interest junior to the Deed of Trust, including occupants who are not tenants. After the 20th day following the sale the purchaser has the right to evict occupants who are not tenants by summary proceeding under Chapter 59.12 RCW. For tenant-occupied property, the purchaser shall provide a tenant with written notice in accordance with section 2 of this act. DATED: 7/8/2014 REGIONAL TRUSTEE SERVICES CORPORATION Trustee By: MELANIE BEAMAN, AUTHORIZED AGENT Address: 616 1st Avenue, Suite 500 Seattle, WA 98104 Phone: (206) 340-2550 Sale Information: www.rtrustee.com A-4470335 10/09/2014, 10/30/2014 41 & 44

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OUT OF COUNTY:
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