June 29, 2017

Legals

NOTICE OF HEARING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of County Commissioners of Whitman County, Washington will meet in its office in the Whitman County Commissioners’ Chambers, in the Courthouse in Colfax, Washington on Monday, the 3rd day of July 2017, at the hour of 11:00 a.m. for the purpose of considering an Amendment to Whitman County’s Six-Year Road Program (2017 – 2022), at which time and place any taxpayer may appear and be heard for or against said program. Handicap access for the Whitman County Courthouse is available at the Mill Street entrance. BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF WHITMAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS. GIVEN under my hand this 19th day of June, 2017. Maribeth Becker, CMC, Clerk of the Board 25/2 NOTICE OF HEARING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Whitman County Commissioners will conduct a public hearing on Monday, July 3, 2017 at 11:15 a.m. in their Chambers located in the Whitman County Courthouse, 400 N Main Street, Colfax, Washington. The purpose of the hearing is to receive public comment for proposed revisions to the Whitman County Zoning Code, Title 19 as follows: 19.10-Agricultural District 19.12-Cluster Residential District Comprehensive Plan For additional information regarding this proposal, contact Alan Thomson, Whitman County Planner at 397-5211. Persons requiring ADA accommodations should advise us of that need and providing 24 hour notice by calling 509-397-5240. Handicap accessibility is available using the east entrance (Mill Street) to the Courthouse. Maribeth Becker, CMC, Clerk of the Board 25/2 PELLET STOVES FOR SALE The City of Tekoa is accepting sealed bids on a package deal for two pellet stoves and piping. The newest one is a Heatilator and the other is a Turbo Fire Pellet Stove. The minimum bid for both is $400.00. Sealed bids will be accepted at the City of Tekoa in person or at PO Box 927, Tekoa, WA 99033, until Friday, July 14, 2017, at 4:00 p.m. The envelope must say Pellet Stove Bid on the outside of the envelope. For questions call, 509-284-3861. 26/2 TOWN OF GARFIELD PUBLIC HEARING 6-Year Street Plan (TIP) June 28, 2017 – 7:00 PM Garfield Town Hall 405 W California A public hearing to discuss the 2018-2023 Six-Year Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) will be held at the Garfield Town Council Meeting on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 7:00 PM for all interested residents of the Town. The hearing will be held in Town Hall for the purpose of reviewing the Proposed six-year street plan. All residents have the opportunity to give written or oral comment. For additional information regarding this matter, contact Town Hall at 635-1604, PO Box 218, Garfield, WA 99130 or garfield-town@completebbs.com 25/2 SUPERIOR COURT OF WASHINGTON FOR WHITMAN COUNTY Estate of ROBERT WARREN BROOKSHIER, Deceased. NO. 17-4-00045-38 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) Thirty (30) days after I served or mailed this Notice as provided in RCW 11.40.020(1)(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: 6-22-17 Tina Brookshire, Personal Representative 25/3 Steptoe School District No. 304 Notice of Budget Hearing The Board of Directors of Steptoe School District No. 304 will hold a budget hearing Monday July 17, 2017 at 6:45 pm in the Library of the school for the purpose of fixing and adopting the budget of the District for the 2017-18 school year. The public is welcome to attend and will be heard concerning the budget. Copies of the budget will be available for review in the district office. Glenn K. Frizzell Secretary to the Board 26/2 ENDICOTT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 308 WHITMAN AND ADAMS COUNTIES, WASHINGTON NOTICE OF INTENT TO ISSUE A LIMITED GENERAL OBLIGATION BOND AND CONDUCT A PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Endicott School District No. 308, Whitman and Adams Counties, Washington (the “District”) intends to issue a non-voted limited general obligation bond (the “Bond”) and will hold a public hearing on July 13, 2017, starting at 1:30 p.m., or as soon thereafter as possible, in the library at Endicott School, 308 School Drive, Endicott, Washington, for the purpose of hearing comments from the public on the proposed issuance of the Bond. The proposed Bond will be issued as a limited general obligation bond under RCW 28A.530.080; will be in the principal amount of not to exceed $355,000; will be dated its date of delivery to the purchaser thereof; will be issued only in fully registered form; will bear interest at the rate(s) to be determined based on market conditions; will mature within three (3) years of the date of issue; may be subject to prepayment prior to maturity of the Bond; will be issued and sold in such manner, at such time as will be required for the purpose for which the Bond is to be issued; and will include other related terms and conditions, all as deemed necessary and advisable by the Board. The exact date, form, terms, price, interest rate(s), maturity date, purchaser and repayment schedule of the Bond will be hereafter fixed by resolution of the Board. The proceeds of the Bond will be used to pay costs of: (1) making health, safety and energy efficiency improvements at Endicott School, including, but not limited to: (a) upgrading HVAC and system controls; and (b) upgrading lighting within the gymnasium, multipurpose room, shop and building exterior; and (2) carrying out other purposes authorized by RCW 28A.530.080, all as deemed necessary and advisable by the Board. The principal of and interest on the Bond will be paid from money from the District’s Capital Projects Fund (including, but not limited to, tax proceeds received from the District’s Capital Levy for Health, Safety and Energy Efficiency Improvements approved by the voters on April 28, 2015) and General Fund, and from other legally available money of the District. Any person wishing to be heard on the proposed issuance of the Bond should appear at the public hearing and present their views. Alternatively, or in addition, such interested persons may submit their views on the proposed issuance of the Bond in writing and deliver them to: Dana Crider, Business Manager, 308 School Drive, Endicott, Washington 99125 on or before the date of the public hearing. 26/2 PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE The Town of Malden will be holding a public meeting at the beginning of their regularly scheduled Town Council Meeting, Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 7:00 pm. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss water system information. The public is encouraged to attend. 26/2 IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF WHITMAN U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, Plaintiff(s), vs. PAUL C. KLOS and KATHY L. KLOS, husband and wife; FIA CARD SERVICES, N.A.; UNKNOWN PARTIES IN POSSESSION OR CLAIMING A RIGHT TO POSSESSION; and UNKNOWN OCCUPANTS, Defendant(s), No. 16-2-00119-8 SHERIFF’S PUBLIC NOTICE OF SALE OF REAL PROPERTY TO: Paul C. Klos and Kathy L. Klos; also all persons or parties unknown claiming any right, title, lien, or interest in the property described in the complaint herein, Judgment Debtors. The Superior Court of Whitman County has directed the undersigned Sheriff of Whitman County to sell the property described below to satisfy a judgment in the above-entitled action. The property to be sold is described as: Assessor’s Parcel/Tax ID Numbers: 200004316011901, 801004316013190, 801004316016900 That portion of Lot 2, Section l, Township 16 North, Range 43 East, W.M., described as follows: Commencing at a point on the North line of said Lot 2, 478 feet East of the Northwest comer thereof, which point is on the centerline of the county road; thence West along the North line of said Lot 2, 148.4 feet; thence South 7 degrees 57′ East 654.1 feet; thence North 82 degrees 03′ East 130.7 feet to the center of the county road; thence North 6 degrees 30′ West along the centerline of said County Road a distance of 634 feet to the point of beginning. Except county road. That portion of Government Lot 2, of the Southwest quarter of the Northeast quarter and of the Northeast quarter of the Southwest quarter of Section 1, Township 16 North, Range 43 East, W.M., lying West and Northwesterly of County Road No. 2510, North Palouse Road. Except that portion of said Lot 2, described as follows: Commencing at a point on the North line of said Lot 2, which is 478 feet East of the Northwest comer thereof, and which point is on the centerline of the county road; thence West along the North line of said Lot 2, a distance of 148.4 feet; thence South 7 degrees 57′ East 654.1 feet; thence North 82 degrees 03′ East 130.7 feet to the center of county road; thence North 6 degrees 30″ West along said centerline of road 634 feet, more or less to point of beginning. Also except that portion of Government Lot 2 and the Southwest quarter of the Northeast quarter of said Section 1 described as follows: Commencing at the South quarter comer of Section 35, Township 17 North, Range 43 East, W.M. (North 04 degrees 51′ 37″ West 6100.24 feet from the Southwest comer of said Section 1); thence North 87 degrees 42′ 51″ East 3021.50 feet, along the Southerly boundary of Section 35 and 36, Township 17 North, Range 43 East, W.M., and the Northerly boundary of said Section 1, Township 16 North, Range 43 East, W.M. to the North quarter comer of said Section 1; thence South 02 degrees 44′ 33″ East 471.09 feet, more or less, along the boundary between said Government Lots 2 and 3 to the point of beginning; thence leaving said boundary and running along a line parallel to and 30 feet (very approximately) Easterly and Southeasterly of the edge of a rock bluff the following fourteen courses: 01) South 16 degrees 19′ 35″ East 129.18 feet; 02) South 04 degrees 44′ 02″ East 264.51 feet; 03) South 06 degrees 46′ 47″ East 199.42 feet; 04) South 14 degrees 49′ 55″ East 81.90 feet; 05) South 19 degrees 25′ 45″ East 109.46 feet; 06) South 11 degrees 35′ 20″ East 105.18 feet; 07) South 21 degrees 05′ 40″ East 119.03 feet; 08) South 07 degrees 58′ 07″ East 91.03 feet; 09) South 07 degrees 38′ 46″ West 88.72 feet; 10) South 25 degrees 26′ 38″ East 170.99 feet; 11) South 13 degrees 38′ 19″ East 122.72 feet; 12) South 21 degrees 55′ 48″ West 277.53 feet; 13) South 53 degrees 48′ 28″ West 130.07 feet; 14) South 60 degrees 27′ 26″ West 14.46 feet, more or less returning to the boundary line between said Government Lots 2 and 3; thence Northerly along said boundary, to the point of beginning. That portion of the Southwest quarter of the Southwest quarter of Section 36, Township 17 North, Range 43 East, lying West of County Road No. 2510, North Palouse Road and South of Roy McDonald Short Plat No. 1, according to Plat thereof recorded under Auditor’s No. 632570, records of Whitman County, Washington, contained in the following described parcel: beginning at a point on the South line of said subdivision line 222.9 feet East of its Southwest comer; thence North 1 degree 28′ West 138.4 feet; thence North 22 degrees 51′ East 174.4 feet; thence North 15 degrees 02′ East 605.8 feet; thence North 18 degrees 09′ East a distance of 283.8 feet; thence North 36 degrees 40′ West a distance of 98.9 feet; thence North 50 degrees 39′ West a distance of 163.2 feet; thence North 40 degrees 33′ West a distance of 54.7 feet; thence North 59 degrees 19′ East a distance of 49.6 feet; thence South 54 degrees 48′ East a distance of 83.6 feet; thence North 70 degrees 47′ East a distance of 211.1 feet; thence North 18 degrees 09′ East a distance of 49.5 feet; thence North 14 degrees 26″ West a distance of 268.6 feet; thence North 14 degrees 53′ East a distance of 499.1 feet; thence North 0 degrees 41′ West a distance of 195.6 feet; thence South 26 degrees 47′ East a distance of 129.4 feet; thence South 2 degrees 23′ East a distance of 78.8 feet; thence South 7 degrees 11′ West a distance of 151.5 feet; thence South 12 degrees 54′ East a distance of 221.9 feet; thence South 3 degrees 26′ East a distance of 110.4 feet; thence South 43 degrees 51′ East a distance of 78.4 feet; thence North 89 degrees 90′ East a distance of 101.4 feet; thence North 77 degrees 10′ East a distance of 220.3 feet to the East line of the West half of the said Southwest quarter; thence South 4 degrees 13′ East a distance of 1746.3 feet along said East line of said West half of said Southwest quarter to a point on the South line of said Section 36; thence West along said South line a distance of 1115.1 feet to the point of beginning. That portion of the Southeast quarter of the Northwest quarter of Section 1, Township 16 North, Range 43 East, lying West of County Road No. 2510, North Palouse Road, within the following described parcel; commencing at the South quarter corner of Section 35, Township 17 North, Range 43 E.W.M. (North 04 degrees 51′ 37″ West 6100.24 feet from the Southwest comer of said Section 1); thence North 87 degrees 42′ 51″ East 3021.50 feet, along the Southerly boundary of Section 35 and 36, Township 17 North, Range 43 E.W.M. and the Northerly boundary of said Section 1, Township 16 North, Range 43 E.W.M. to the North quarter comer of said Section 1; thence South 02 degrees 44′ 33″ East 2248.34 feet, along the boundary between said Government Lots 2 and 3 to the point of beginning; thence leaving said boundary and running along a line parallel to and 30 feet (very approximately) Easterly and Southeasterly of the edge of a rock bluff the following six courses: 01) South 60 degrees 27′ 26″ West 87.65 feet, more or less; 02) South 26 degrees 44′ 15″ West 134.83 feet; 03) South 31 degrees 05′ 40″ West 442.40 feet; 04) South 40 degrees 57′ 50″ West 326.40 feet; 05) South 46 degrees 45′ 21″ West 271.94 feet; 06) South 37 degrees 43′ 48″ West 202.71 feet, more or less, to the South line of the Southeast quarter of the Northwest quarter of said Section 1; thence Easterly along the Southerly boundary of the Southeast quarter of the Northwest quarter of said Section 1, to the Southeast comer of said Southeast quarter of the Northwest quarter; thence Northerly along the boundary between said Government Lots 2 and 3, to the point of beginning. Also commonly known as: 4001 N. Palouse River, Colfax, WA 99111 The sale of the above described property is to take place: Time: 10:00 AM Date: Friday, July 21st, 2017 Place: Whitman County Courthouse Lobby, N. 404 Main Street, Colfax, Washington The judgment debtor can avoid the sale by paying the judgment amount of $162,119.61, together with interest, costs, and fees before the sale date. For the exact amount, contact the Sheriff at the address stated below: Dated this 31st day of May 2017. BRETT J. MYERS Whitman County Sheriff By______________________ Kay Auvil Records & Information Officer 411 North Mill Street Colfax, WA 99111 509-397-6266 509-397-2099 (Fax) 23/4 IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF WHITMAN IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF JAMES L. CLOANINGER, Deceased. NO. 17-4-00054-38 PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS (RCW 11.40.070) The Co-Personal Representatives named below have been appointed as Co-Personal Representatives 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 Co-Personal Representatives or the Co-Personal Representatives’ 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 Representatives 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 June 15, 2017 CO-PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES CRAIG L. CLOANINGE J. RICHARD CLOANINGE ATTORNEYS FOR PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES CARPENTER, McGUIRE & DeWULF, P.S. BRUCE ENSLEY ADDRESS FOR MAILING OF SERVICE P.O. Box 619 105 S. Main Street Colfax, WA 99111-0619 Telephone: 509-397-4345 24/3

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