NOTICE OF MITIGATED
(M-DNS) AND A PROPOSED ZONE CHANGE HEARING
The Whitman County Planning Office issued a Mitigated Determination of Nonsignificance (M-
DNS) under the State Environmental Policy Act Rules (Chapter 197-11 WAC) for the following
Spokane Seed Company proposes a zone change from Agricultural to Heavy Industrial for 4.8
acres of property located north of Palouse, WA on State Route 27, bordered by Ladow Butte Rd.
and Grinnell Rd, in the SE 1/4 of Section 14, Township 17 N., Range 45 E. W.M., Whitman County,
This zone change would apply to existing and future planned activities.
After review of a completed environmental checklist and other information on file, the
Office has determined that this proposal will not have a probable significant adverse impact on
A public hearing on this zone change request will be held during a Whitman County Planning
Commission meeting on Wednesday June 5, 2013 in the Auditorium, first floor of the Whitman
County Public Service Building, at 7:00 PM, N. 310 Main St., Colfax, WA.
Interested persons may submit written comments regarding the proposed zoning action to the
County Planning Office, P, 0. Box 430, Colfax, WA 99111-0430, (fax) (509) 397-6210, before
4:00 PM, June 5, 2013, or attend the hearing.
Copies of the M-DNS are available at no charge from the County Planning Office, Whitman
County Public Service Building (2nd Floor), Colfax, WA 99111. The public is invited to submit
written and signed environmentally-focused comments on the M-DNS no later than 4:00 PM on
Wednesday, May 30, 2013, to Jerry Basler, Assistant County Planner, P. 0. Box 430, Colfax,
For more information, contact Jerry Basler, Assistant County Planner, at 397-4622, Persons
requiring ADA accommodation should advise us of that need in advance.
Assistant County Planner
WHITMAN COUNTY NOTICE TO CONSULTANTS FOR
Public Works Projects – materials testing and Special Inspection, services – multiple projects. Whitman County is soliciting interest from consulting firms with expertise in materials testing and Special Inspection services. Consultants will be considered for the following individual projects, including, but not necessarily limited to, Countywide overlays, Countywide overlays 2, Hatley Bridge, Pullman Airport Road Safety upgrades, Solid Waste Transfer Station building.
PROJECT DESCRIPTION The work to be performed by the CONSULTANT consists of conducting materials testing of soils, aggregates, concrete, asphaltic paving, and special inspection for multiple public works projects including road construction and preservation activities, and solid waste facility capital upgrades.
SUBMITTAL Submittals should include firm name, contact information, name of Principal-in-Charge and project manager, firm and personnel qualifications. Submittals will be evaluated and ranked based on the following criteria: 1) key personnel; 2) firm experience with similar projects in the area, 3) Ability to meet schedule, 4) past performance/references, 5) locations and ability to respond to project needs. Emphasis will be placed on experience. Please submit three copies of your Statement of Qualifications to: Mark Storey, Whitman County Engineer, P.O. Box 430, N 310 Main, Colfax, WA 99111 by 5:00 prn, May 24, 2013. Questions regarding this project should be directed to Mr. Storey or Mr. Dean Cornelison at (509) 397-4622.
The Recipient, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 78 Stat. 252, 42 U.S.C. 2000d to 2000d-4 and Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, Department of Transportation, Subtitle A, Office of the Secretary, Part 2 1, Nondiscrimination in Federally assisted programs of the Department of Transportation issued pursuant to such Act, hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises as defined at 49 CFR Part 26 will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, national origin, or sex in consideration for an award.
DATED this 7th day of May 2013
W. Mark Storey
Whitman County Engineer 19/2
Whitman County Public Works Road Department is requesting any persons in Whitman County wishing to designate a portion of a Whitman County Road right-of-way as a “NO-SPRAY” area, please contact the Public Works Office at (509) 397-4622 for information and agreement applications. Verification and confirmation of all existing “NO-SPRAY” areas is necessary. Failure to confirm your “NO-SPRAY area may result in that area being treated with noxious weed chemicals. Please apply by May 24, 2013 for noxious weed control on all roads, gravel and paved.
Dated this 6th day of May, 2013
W. Mark StoreyDirector/County Engineer
No Spray 19/2
NOTICE of CERB (Community Economic Revitalization Board) Committed Private Partner Construction Application for Funding by the Port of Whitman County, 302 N Mill Street, Colfax, WA 99111. The Port of Whitman County intends to apply for a CERB grant and loan through the Washington State Department of Commerce. Said grant/loan is in the amount of $200,000 and will be used for materials and construction of rail turnouts, derail tracks, earthen bumpers, switch stands and required walkways to connect to the WATCO line and serve lots H and I at the Port of Central Ferry. Construction of these rail facilities will provide critical rail access to the Port owned property to foster future economic development interests within Port District boundaries. Written comments may be addressed to the Port of Whitman County at 302 N Mill Street, Colfax, WA 99111, or via e-mail to email@example.com by May 30, 2013, and will be considered in the Port of Central Ferry planning. 20/1
The St John School District No. 322, Whitman County, Washington, has completed preparation of a budget extension for fiscal year 2012-2013. The completed budget extension is on file in the school district administration office located at 301 W Nob Hill, St John, WA. A copy of the budget will be furnished to any person at the above address.
The Board of Directors of St John S.D. #322, Whitman County, WA. will meet in a public meeting on Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. in the Endicott School library, for the purpose of adopting the 2012-2013 budget extension.
Any person may appear at this meeting and be heard for or against the adoption of the 2012-2013 budget extension.
Any inquiries regarding this notice should be directed to Gary Wargo, Superintendent, St John S.D. at (509) 648-3336.
/s/ Gary Wargo
Secretary to the
Board of Directors 20/2
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
OWNER/LOCAL AGENCY: Town of Malden, Washington
PROJECT: Water Reservoir Replacement Project
Washington State Department of Health No. 13-203
ENGINEER: TD&H Engineering, Inc., 303 E. 2nd Avenue, Spokane, WA; (509) 622-2888
Sealed bids for the following described construction will be received at the Malden City Hall, 204 W Moreland Ave (P.O. Box 248), Malden, Washington, 99149, until 1:29:59 p.m., P.D.T. on May 30, 2013, after which the bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.
A pre-bid conference will be held at 10:00 a.m., P.D.T on May 21, 2013 at Malden City Hall.
Bids must be completed on a lump sum and unit price basis as indicated on the BID PROPOSAL, and the total as defined in the Special Provisions will be used for the purpose of comparison of bids to construct a welded steel water reservoir in the Town of Malden.
In general, the work includes a new 310,000 gallon welded steel water reservoir, site grading, storm drainage, water mains and fittings, gravel surfacing, fencing, electrical improvements, back-up power generator, and demolition of two steel water reservoirs
Contract bid documents may be examined at the following locations:
1) TOWN OF MALDEN, 204 W Moreland Ave, Malden, WA 99149 (509) 569-3771
2) TD&H Engineering, 303 E. 2nd Avenue, Spokane, WA 99202 (509) 622-2888
3) Standard Digital, 256 W. Riverside, Spokane, WA 99201 (509) 624-2985
4) Spokane Regional Plan Center 209 N. Havana Spokane, WA 99202 (509) 328-9600
5) Inland Northwest AGC, 4935 E. Trent Ave, Spokane, WA 99212 (509) 534-1446
6) Associated Builders & Contractors, 12310 E. Mirabeau Parkway #100, Spokane Valley, WA 99216 (509) 534-0826
Prospective bidders shall make all requests for clarifications to Dan Wolf, P.E., TD&H Engineering, in writing at the above address or to firstname.lastname@example.org. No verbal clarifications will be made.
Contract documents are available at www.TDHplanroom.com and can be viewed and/or purchased online. The Planholders’ List is also available at this website. All addenda will be issued through email. Bidders must order online to be placed on the Planholders’ List and to receive automatic e-mail notification of addenda. Standard Digital should be contacted with website and plan ordering questions.
The Owner reserves the right to waive any informalities or minor defects, to reject any or all bids, to accept a proposal from the lowest responsible bidder on the basis of any combination of the bid schedules, republish the call for bids, revise or cancel the work, or require the work to be done in another way if it is in the Owner’s best interests.
Each bidder must deposit with bid, security in the amount of 5% of the total bid amount, subject to the conditions provided for in the bid procedures and conditions. No bidder may withdraw a bid within thirty (30) days after the actual date of the opening thereof.
Attention of bidders is particularly called to the requirements as to conditions of employment to be observed and minimum wage rates to be paid under the contract. The Town of Malden hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively insure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises will be afforded full opportunity to submit in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, or national origin in consideration for an award.
This project is being funded by the Washington State Department of Health. 19/2
TOWN OF OAKESDALE
Summary of Ordinance No. 613
The Oakesdale Town Council adopted Ordinance No. 613 on May 6, 2013. The ordinance provides for the adoption of rules of conduct for persons coming to Town Hall. The rules of conduct will be posted in a conspicuous place in Town Hall. Violators may be excluded from Town Hall for varying periods up to 5 years, depending upon any past history of exclusions. Excluded persons may appeal to the Town Council, and may seek judicial review if the Council upholds the exclusion. The ordinance shall be enforced so as to emphasize voluntary compliance with the rules, and to correct minor violations without resort to exclusion. A copy is on file at the Town Clerk’s office, and will be mailed upon request to the Town Clerk, P.O. Box 246, Oakesdale, WA 99158. 20/1
The City of Tekoa will hold a public hearing for the six year transportation improvement plan. The public hearing will be held during the regular City of Tekoa council meeting after 7:00 p.m. All citizens are invited to attend.
Kynda Browning, Clerk/Treasurer 20/1
The City of Tekoa will hold a public hearing for the City of Tekoa proposed zoning map, as approved by the planning commission. The public hearing will be held during the regular City of Tekoa council meeting after 7:00 p.m. All citizens are encouraged to attend.
Kynda Browning, Clerk/Treasurer 20/1
COMMISSION MEETING –
The Tekoa Planning Commission will be holding a meeting on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. in the Tekoa City Council Chambers. The meeting will be to consider input concerning the zoning map.
All citizens are invited to attend. Kynda Browning, Clerk/Treasurer 20/1
SUPERIOR COURT OF
COUNTY OF WHITMAN
In Re the Estate of
JUNE E. DAHMEN
NO. 13 4 000461
PROBATE NOTICE TO
The co-personal representative named below has been appointed as co-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 co-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 co-personal representative served or mailed the notice to the creditor as provided under RCW 1 1.40.020(l)(c) 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 otheiwise 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: 16th day of May, 2013
Personal Representative: David A. Dahmen and Carlene E. Skelton
Attorney for the Personal Representative: Thomas L. Ledgerwood
Address for Mailing or Service:
Thomas L. Ledgerwood
922 6th Street
Clarkston, WA 99403 20/3
SUPERIOR COURT OF
FOR WHITMAN COUNTY
MARY DARLENE CAMPBELL,
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 lirnitations.and (b) It) 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 rne at the address below, a copy of the claim. The claim must be presented by the later of. (a) Thirty (30) days after I served or rnailed 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 this 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.
Date of first Publication of this Notice: May 2, 2013
KEITH L.ELLIOTT, Personal Representative
3078 McHarg Road
Riverside, CA 92503 18/3
SUPERIOR COURT OF
WASHINGTON FOR LINCOLN COUNTY
In the Matter of the Estate
ELAINE ANN HENDERSON,
No.13 4 00023 5
PROBATE NOTICE TO
The Personal Representative named below has been appointed as personal representative of this estate. Any person having a claim against the decedent that arose before the decedent’s death 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 Clerk of this Court. The claim must be presented within the later of (1) thirty days after the Personal Representative served cr mailed the Notice to the Creditor as provided under RCW 11.40.020(3); or (2) four months after the date of first publication of this notice. If the claim is not presented within this time frame, the claim will be forever barred, except as otherwise provided in RCW Section 11 and RCW 11,40.060, This bar is effective as to claims against both the decedent’s probate and nonprobate assets.
Date of First Publication: May, 2, 2013
Personal Representative: THOMAS SCHENK
Attorney for P.R.:Norman D. Brock
Address for Mailing or Service: Brock Law Firm, P.S. 529 Morgan St., P.O. Box 249 Davenport, Washington 99122
Personal Representative 18/3
File No.: 7081.22557 Grantors: Northwest Trustee Services, Inc. Flagstar Bank Grantee: Donald W. Hill, Sr. and Cheryl H. Hill, also appearing of record as Cheryl A. Hill, husband and wife Ref to DOT Auditor File No.: 682148 Tax Parcel ID No.: 1-1745-00-16-03-0000/1-1745-00-16-02-0002 Abbreviated Legal: Ptn. Lt. 2, all Lt. 3, Blk. 16, Huffmans’d 2nd Add., Tekoa 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 June 14, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. 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: Lot 3 and the South 30 feet of Lot 2, Block 16, Huffman’s Second Addition to the Town of Tekoa, according to the Plat thereof, recorded in Book B of Plats, Page 48, records of Whitman County, Washington. Commonly known as: 315 South Broadway Street Tekoa, WA 99033 which is subject to that certain Deed of Trust dated 09/24/07, recorded on 09/28/07, under Auditor’s File No. 682148, records of Whitman County, Washington, from Donald W. Hill, Sr and Cheryl H. Hill, husband and wife, as Grantor, to Whitman County Title, as Trustee, to secure an obligation “Obligation” in favor of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee for 1st. Hand Mortgage Inc., its successors and assigns, as Beneficiary, the beneficial interest in which was assigned by Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. to Flagstar Bank, under an Assignment/Successive Assignments recorded under Auditor’s File No. 703838. *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 by 02/07/2013 Monthly Payments $16,284.52 Late Charges $691.73 Lender’s Fees & Costs $1,665.53 Total Arrearage $18,641.78 Trustee’s Expenses (Itemization) Trustee’s Fee $725.00 Statutory Mailings $20.00 Postings $149.28 Total Costs $894.28 Total Amount Due: $19,536.06 Other known defaults as follows: IV. The sum owing on the Obligation is: Principal Balance of $154,146.34, together with interest as provided in the note or other instrument evidencing the Obligation from 12/01/11, 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 June 14, 2013. 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 06/03/13 (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 06/03/13 (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 06/03/13 (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 Donald W. Hill, Sr 315 South Broadway Street Tekoa, WA 99033 Cheryl H. Hill aka Cheryl A. Hill 315 South Broadway Street Tekoa, WA 99033 Donald W. Hill, Sr P.O. Box 837 Tekoa, WA 99033 Cheryl H. Hill aka Cheryl A. Hill P.O. Box 837 Tekoa, WA 99033 by both first class and certified mail, return receipt requested on 01/04/13, proof of which is in the possession of the Trustee; and on 01/04/13 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: 02/07/2013 Northwest Trustee Services, Inc., Trustee Authorized Signature P.O. BOX 997 Bellevue, WA 98009-0997 Contact: Vonnie McElligott (425) 586-1900. (TS# 7081.22557) 1002.186787-File No.