May 29, 2016

Legals

Business opportunity,
Request For Proposals
The Whitman County Auditor is seeking applicants to contract for the operation of a vehicle/vessel license sub-agency business in the Pullman area. Applicants are required to submit a written business proposal addressing specific subject areas, and agree to a background check. Your proposal will be part of a competitive replacement process. An outline of the subject areas to be addressed in the business plan is available at the Whitman County Auditor’s office, and may be accessed on-line at www.whitmancounty.org, then scroll down to the front page news items. The Department of Licensing provides equal opportunity when appointing Subagents. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply, including members of protected groups under applicable state and federal law. Please submit written business proposals to: Whitman County Auditor, Eunice L. Coker, PO Box 350, 400 N. Main Street 2nd Floor, East Wing, Colfax, WA 99111 509-397-5272
ALL PROPOSALS MUST BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN 5:00 p.m. JUNE 10, 2016 21/2
NOTICE OF INTENT TO ISSUE AN ADMINISTRATIVE
CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT
The public is notified of intent to issue an Administrative Use Permit for a horse training and boarding business on 4 acres. This use can be issued administratively pursuant to 19.56.040 of the Whitman County zoning code.
The site is located in the N 1/2 of Section 20, Township 13N. Range 45 E., W.M., Whitman County, Washington, approximately .6 miles from SR195 and N. Meyer Rd.
Interested persons may submit written comments regarding the proposed zoning action to the County Planning Office, P.O. Box 430, Colfax, WA 99111-0430, (fax) 509-397-6210, before 4:00 PM on Friday June 3, 2016. People who submit comments must state a reason or reasons why Whitman County should not administratively approve this application. 21/1
Public Meeting Notice
The Whitman County Elections Canvassing Board will meet on June 2, 2016, at 10:30 a.m. for review and possible adoption of the Whitman County Canvassing Board Manual. A second meeting will be held on June 3, at 9:30 a.m., should the manual not be adopted on June 2, 2016. 21/1
NOTICE OF MEETING
WHITMAN COUNTY
BOARD OF EQUALIZATION
Notice is hereby given that the 2016 County Board of Equalization will convene at 10:00 a.m. on July 18, 2016, in the Whitman County Commissioners’ Chambers, 400 N. Main Street, Colfax, Washington, and will continue in session and adjourn from time to time for a period of not less than three (3) days, and not to exceed twenty-eight (28) days. Additional meetings will be held on August 1, 15, 29, September 6 and 19, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. and at other times as required, to publicly examine and equalize the assessments extended in the current year on the taxable property of said county, for taxes to be levied in the year 2017, and to correct all errors in valuation, description or qualities of property assessed by the assessor. The owner or agent of any taxable property who feels there are inequities in their assessment or exemptions may file a petition and appear before the board at the time and place appointed. Appeal forms may be acquired from the Whitman County Commissioners’ Office, at 400 N. Main Street, Colfax, WA, 99111. Dated this 15th day of May, 2016.
Maribeth Becker, CMC, Clerk of the Board 20/2
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON
FOR THE COUNTY
OF WHITMAN
TEKOA MEDICAL FOUNDATION, INC., a Washington Corporation,
Plaintiff,
v.
THE CAREAGE CORPORATION, a Dissolved Washington Corporation, AKA CAREAGE, INC., a Washington Corporation, AKA CAREAGE WESTERN CORPORATION, a Washington Corporation, DOUGLAS BREDE, VICTOR BREDE, SUE KIM ALLEN, JOYCE BREDE, CAROLYN (DAVIS) MARESH, ANDREW HAMMOND, BARBARA J. SOLETA, SCOTT JENKINS, DAVID JENKINS, SUSAN MIDDLETON, CRAIG BREDE, CHERYL LORANG, and JOHN and/or JANE DOES, all other persons or parties unknown claiming any right, title, estate, lien, or interest in the real estate described in the
Complaint herein.
Defendants.
Case No. 16-2-00087-6
SUMMONS
The State of Washington to the said defendants: DOUGLAS BREDE; VICTOR BREDE; SUE KIM ALLEN; CAROLYN (DAVIS) MARESH; ANDREW HAMMOND; BARBARA J. SOLETA; DAVID JENKINS; SCOTT JENKINS; CRAIG BREDE; and JOHN and/or JANE DOES, all other persons or parties unknown claiming any right, title, estate, lien, or interest in the real estate described herein.
A lawsuit has been started against you in the above-entitled Court by TEKOA MEDICAL FOUNDATION, INC., a Washington Corporation (hereinafter “Plaintiff”).
You are hereby summoned to appear within sixty (60) days after the date of the first publication of this Summons, to wit, within sixty (60) days after the 12th day of May, 2016, 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 Plaintiff at his office below stated; and in case of your failure so to do, judgment will be rendered against you according to the demand of the Complaint, which has been filed with the clerk of said Court.
This lawsuit is to quiet title to real property commonly known as “330 North Madison Street, Tekoa, Washington” and “540 North Madison Street, Tekoa, Washington” located in Whitman County, Washington. The full legal description of this property is as follows:
THE WEST 56.6 FEET OF BLOCK 23 AND ALL OF BLOCKS 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 41, AND 42, WESTACOTT ADDITION TO TEKOA, ACCORDING TO PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN VOLUME F OF PLATS, PAGE 34, RECORDS OF WHITMAN COUNTY, WASHINGTON.
EXCEPT THAT PORTION CONVEYED TO THE STATE OF WASHINGTON FOR HIGHWAY PURPOSES BY DEED RECORDED UNDER AUDITOR’S FILE NO. 253975.
TOGETHER WITH THAT PART OF VACATED WALL STREET ADJOINING AND SOUTH OF BLOCK 25; THAT PART OF VACATED TAFT STREET ADJOINING BLOCKS 25 AND 26 EXTENDED SOUTH TO THE NORTH LINE OF BLOCK 23 AND NORTH TO SOUTH LINE OF BLOCK 27 EXTENDED EAST; THAT PART OF VACATED HOLMES STREET ADJOINING THE EAST 150 FEET OF BLOCK 26 ON THE NORTH; AND THAT PART OF THE VACATED ALLEY BETWEEN BLOCK 23 AND 24, LYING NORTH OF STATE HIGHWAY.
ALSO TOGETHER WITH VACATED CANON STREET, MADISON STREET, HOLMES STREET, AND THE NORTH HALF OF BYRON STREET ADJOINING BLOCK 32 AND 41; ALL OF BYRON STREET ADJOINING 28 AND 29, THE WEST HALF OF TAFT STREET ADJOINING BLOCK 27 THROUGH 30.
If you wish to seek the advice of an attorney in this matter, you should do so promptly so that your written response, if any, may be served on time.
DATED this 9th day of May, 2016.
ETTER, McMAHON, LAMBERSON,
VAN WERT & ORESKOVICH, P.C.
By:______________________
MICHAEL F. CONNELLY, WSBA #12448
Attorney for Plaintiff
Tekoa Medical Foundation, Inc.
618 West Riverside Avenue
Suite 210
Spokane, WA 99201
Telephone: (509) 747-9100 19/6
NOTICE OF CALL FOR BIDS
Replace existing roof on Oakesdale Fire Station
SEALED BIDS will be received by mail to the Board of Fire Commissioners of Whitman County Fire District 10, 202 Hodges Rd, Oakesdale, Washington 99158. All bids must be postmarked on or before June 10, 2016. All bids will be opened and read at the monthly business meeting on June 16, 2016 at 7:00 pm.
THIS IS A PREVAILING WAGE PUBLIC WORKS PROJECT, SUBJECT TO ALL APPLICABLE LAWS AND CODES OF AUTHORITIES HAVING JURISDICTION IN THE STATE OF WASHINGTON. APPLICABLE PREVAILING WAGE RATES MADE AVAILBLE AT THE WORK SITE AND UPON REQUEST, AND INCLUSIVE WITH BID DOCUMENTS.
MANDATORY SITE VISIT
Prospective bidders must arrange a pre-bid site visit on or before Tuesday, June 7, 2016, at which time, bidders submitting proposals shall meet a commissioner and make such observations and measurements as may be required to fully inform themselves of existing conditions and limitations of the project. Bidders may call 509-285-6961 or 509-285-6474 to arrange the site visit, located at 102 S. First St, Oakesdale, WA 99158.
The Board of Fire Commissioners reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to waive technicalities or irregularities, and after careful consideration of all bids and factors involved, make an award of the bid to best serve the interest of Whitman County Fire District #10. 21/2
Public Hearing Notice
Aging & Long Term Care of Eastern Washington (ALTCEW) is holding a Public Hearing to receive comments on plans for addressing significant issues, needs, gaps or obstacles that impact older persons or individuals needing long-term care services in Ferry, Stevens, Pend Oreille, Spokane and Whitman counties. Topics will include discussion on the programs and services out for bid via a Request for Proposal and the proposed 2017 budget.
The hearing will be held on June 14, 2016 at 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at Empire Health Foundation, The Philanthropy Center, 1020 W. Riverside Ave., Spokane, WA 99201
ALTCEW is committed to providing equal access to its facilities, programs and services for persons with disabilities. Individuals requesting reasonable accommodations or further information may call Yolanda Lovato at (509) 458-2509, write to her at 1222 N. Post Street, Spokane, WA 99201, or email her at action@altcew.org. Persons who are deaf or hard of hearing may contact the Washington Relay Service at 7-1-1. Please contact us at least forty-eight (48) hours before the meeting date.
Please send any request for reimbursement to the individual and address listed below:
Attention: John Beck, Business & Contract Management Director, Aging & Long Term Care of Eastern Washington, 1222 North Post Street, Spokane, WA 99201 21/1
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON
IN AND FOR
THE COUNTY OF WHITMAN
IN THE MATTER
OF THE ESTATE
OF
LINDA L. ANDERSON,
Deceased.
NO. 16-4-00059-8
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, MAY 12, 2016
PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE, GERALD O. ANDERSON
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 19/3
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON
IN AND FOR
THE COUNTY OF WHITMAN
U.S. BANK, NATIONAL
ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE UNDER THE POOLING AND SERVICING AGREEMENT DATED AS OF FEBRUARY 1, 2007, GSAMP TRUST 2007-NC1, MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES,
SERIES 2007-NC1
Plaintiff
vs.
THE ESTATE OF DOUG R. HALL, DECEASED; UNKNOWN HEIRS AND DEVISEES OF DOUG R. HALL, DECEASED; CAMERON HALL; DEREK HALL; DREW HALL; DALTON MCNEILLY; DILLON MCNEILLY; ALSO ALL PERSONS OR
PARTIES UNKNOWN CLAIMING ANY RIGHT, TITLE, LIEN, OR INTEREST IN THE PROPERTY DESCRIBED IN THE
COMPLAINT HEREIN,
Defendants,
No. 14-2-00283-0
SHERIFF’S PUBLIC NOTICE OF SALE OF REAL PROPERTY
TO: THE ESTATE OF DOUG R. HALL, DECEASED; UNKNOWN HEIRS AND DEVISEES OF DOUG R. HALL, DECEASED; CAMERON HALL; DEREK HALL; DREW HALL; DALTON MCNEILLY; DILLON MCNEILLY; also all persons or parties unknown claiming to have 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 Number: 1-0040-00-43-04-0000 & 1-0040-0043-03-0000
LOT 3 AND 4, BLOCK 43, TOWN OF COLFAX, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN VOLUME A OF PLATS, PAGE 16, RECORDS OF WHITMAN COUNTY, WASHINGTON
Also commonly known as: 705 S. Mill Street, Colfax, WA 99111

The sale of the above described property is to take place:
Time: 10:00 AM
Date: Friday, July 8, 2016
Place: Whitman County Courthouse Lobby, N. 404 Main Street, Colfax, Washington
The judgment debtor can avoid the sale by paying the judgment amount of $131, 362.29, together with interest, costs, and fees before the sale date. For the exact amount, contact the Sheriff at the address stated below:
Dated this 4th day of May 2016.
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) 19/6
TS #60128-28307-NJ-WA APN #200004320303390 Reference Number: 704701 Abbreviated Legal: SQUIRES SP#l S30 T20R 43 Grantor: Ronald K. Moat, An Unmarried Person Grantee: North Cascade Trustee Services Inc. Original Beneficiary: Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for Mortgage Investors Corporation
NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE PURSUANT TO THE REVISED CODE OF WASHINGTON
CHAPTER 61.24 ET. SEQ.
This is an attempt to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. 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: 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. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned Trustee will on June 24, 2016, at the hour of 10:00AM at Whitman County Superior Courthouse, main entrance, 404 N. Main Street, Colfax, WA 99111 sell at public auction to the highest and best bidder, payable at the time of sale, the following described real property, situated in the County of Whitman, State of Washington, to-wit: SQUIRES SHORT PLAT NO. 1, SOUTHWEST QUARTER OF SECTION 30, TOWNSHIP 20 NORTH, RANGE 43 EAST, W.M., ACCORDING TO PLAT THEREOF RECORDED UNDER AUDITOR’S NO. 567988, RECORDS OF WHITMAN COUNTY, WASHINGTON. APN: 200004320303390 More commonly known as: 4201 Squires Rd, Rosalia, WA 99170 which is subject to that certain Deed of Trust dated April 27, 2011, recorded May 13, 2011, under Auditor’s File No. 704701, records of Whitman County, Washington, from Ronald K. Moat, An Unmarried Person, as Grantor, to First American Title, as Trustee, to secure an obligation in favor of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems. Inc., as nominee for Mortgage Investors Corporation as Beneficiary, the beneficial interest in which was assigned to Freedom Mortgage Corporation under an Assignment recorded on August 26, 2015 under Auditor’s File 731531 in the official records in the Office of the Recorder of Whitman County, Washington. II. No action commenced by the current 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/Mortgage. III. The Beneficiary alleges default of the Deed of Trust for failure to pay the following amounts now in arrears and/or other defaults: Payments $6,208.99 Interest Due $4,245.90 Escrow Payment $11,216.36 Grand Total $21,671.25. IV. The sum owing on the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust is: Principal $74,974.98, 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 expense 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 June 24, 2016. The defaults referred to in paragraph III must be cured by June 13, 2016 (11 days before the sale date), to cause a discontinuance of the sale. The sale will be discontinued and terminated at any time before June 13, 2016 (11 days before the sale date), the defaults as set forth in paragraph III are cured and the Trustee’s fees and costs are paid. Payment must be in cash or with cashiers’ or certified check from a state or federally chartered bank. The sale may be terminated any time after June 13, 2016 (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: Ronald K Moat 4201 Squires Rd Rosalia, WA 99170 Ronald K Moat 4202 Squires Road Rosalia, WA 99170 Occupant 4201 Squires Rd Rosalia, WA 99170 by both first-class and certified mail on January 6, 2016, proof of which is in the possession of the Trustee; and the Borrower and Grantor were personally served, if applicable, 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 whose name and address are set forth below will provide in writing to anyone requesting it, a statement of all 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 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 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. 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. To access sale information, please go to salestrack.tdsf.com or call the automated sales line at: 888-988-6736. Dated: February 17, 2016 North Cascade Trustee Services Inc., Duly Appointed Successor Trustee By Allen Tibbetts, Authorized Signatory 801 Second Avenue, Suite 600 Seattle, Washington 98104 Telephone 1-855-676-9686 TAC# 990976 Pub 5/26/16, 06/16/16 21&24

SUBSCRIPTION COST:
IN COUNTY:
$24 per year/$43 for 2 years
OUT OF COUNTY:
$33 per year/$61 for 2 years
WEB ONLY:
$24US per year

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