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CALL FOR BIDS. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife will be accepting sealed bids for a 5-year, 73-acre Agricultural Lease located at Township 12N, Range 5E, Sections 21, 22 & 27 within the Kosmos Unit of the Cowlitz Wildlife Area. Bids will be accepted until 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 20, 2020. Bids received after this time will not be accepted or read. Bid opening will be held at the Cowlitz Wildlife Area Office at 110 Main Ave, Morton, WA 98356 at 9:00 a.m., Thursday, May 21, 2020. The Department reserves the right to renegotiate leases which will be used for the same or similar purposes with an existing lessee, after reviewing all written requests to lease. The department reserves the right to reject all bids. Bid information is available from WDFW Wildlife Area Manager, Richard Vanderlip, located at 110 Main Ave, Morton, WA 98356 or by calling 360-496-6223. Published in The East County Journal May 6, May 13, 2020
Darren R. Krattli EISENHOWER CARLSON PLLC 1201 Pacific Avenue, Suite 1200 Tacoma, WA 98402 Document Title: Notice of Trustee’s Sale Grantor: Eisenhower Carlson PLLC Grantee: Jacqueline A. Howard Larry W. Howard Current Beneficiary of Deed of Trust: Columbia State Bank, successor in interest to West Coast Bank Current Trustee of Deed of Trust: Eisenhower Carlson PLLC Current Mortgage Servicer of Deed of Trust: N/A (No Servicer Used) Reference Number(s) of Deed of Trust: 3184892; 3285450 Legal Description: PTN E2 SW4 36-13N-2E, W.M., LCW Tax Parcel Nos.: 033503001001 NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE Issued Pursuant to RCW 61.24.040 I. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned Trustee will, on June 12, 2020, at the hour of 10:00 a.m. at the Lewis County facility located at 351 NW North St, Chehalis, Washington, 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 Lewis, State of Washington: A parcel of land in the east half of the southwest quarter of Section 36, Township 13 North, Range 2 East, W.M., Lewis County, Washington, described as follows: BEGINNING at the south quarter corner of Section 36, Township 13 North, Range 2 East, W.M., Lewis County, Washington; thence north along the quarter section line a distance of 1031.2 feet; thence north 35°33’ west a distance of 290.2 feet to the true point of beginning; thence north 68°38’ west a distance of 42.9 feet; thence south 35°52’ west a distance of 473 feet; thence south 75°03’ west a distance of 416.5 feet; thence north 5°54’20” east a distance of 882.3 feet, more or less, to the southerly right-of-way of the Flynn County Road; thence southeasterly along the southerly right-of-way of the Flynn County Road to the true point of beginning. the postal address of which is more commonly known as 494 Flynn Rd., Silver Creek, WA 98585, which is subject to that certain Deed of Trust dated November 25, 2003 and recorded on December 2, 2003 with the Lewis County Auditor under Recording No. 3184892, records of Lewis County, as modified by a Modification of Deed of Trust dated July 12, 2007 and recorded on July 18, 2007 with the Lewis County Auditor under Recording No. 3285450, records of Lewis County (collectively referred to herein as “Deed of Trust”), from Jacqueline A. Howard and Larry W. Howard, Trustees or Successor Trustee of the Howard Family Living Trust dated October 14, 1996, as Grantors, to Totten, Inc., as Trustee, to secure an obligation in favor of Columbia State Bank, successor in interest to West Coast Bank, as Beneficiary. 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 for which this foreclosure is made is as follows: Failure to pay the following past due amounts which are in arrears: 1) All outstanding principal as of January 21, 2020: $175,902.26 2) All accrued interest as of January 21, 2020 $3,574.68 (per diem of $16.62638) 3) Late fees: $159.30 4) Appraisal fee: $2,242.45 5) Attorney’s fees and costs: $1,022.60 TOTAL PAST DUE PAYMENTS: $181,878.69 IV. The sum owing on the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust is: Principal of $175,902.26 together with interest as provided in the Note or other instrument secured from July 12, 2007, 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 12, 2020. The defaults referred to in Paragraph III must be cured by June 1, 2020 (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 June 1, 2020 (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 by the Grantor any time after June 1, 2020 (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 principal and interest secured by the Deed of Trust, plus costs, interest, late charges, fees and advances, if any, made pursuant to the terms of the obligations 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, Grantor, and/or Guarantor at the following addresses by both first class and certified mail, on December 17, 2019, proof of which is in the possession of the Trustee: Jacqueline A. Howard 494 Flynn Rd. Silver Creek, WA 98585 Larry W. Howard 494 Flynn Rd. Silver Creek, WA 98585 Jacqueline A. Howard Trustee of the Howard Family Trust, Dated October 14, 1996 494 Flynn Rd. Silver Creek, WA 98585 Larry W. Howard Trustee of the Howard Family Trust, Dated October 14, 1996 494 Flynn Rd. Silver Creek, WA 98585 Current Resident / Occupant 494 Flynn Rd. Silver Creek, WA 98585 The written Notice of Default was also posted in a conspicuous place on the real property described in Paragraph I above on December 22, 2019. The Trustee has in Trustee's possession proof of such service/posting. VII. The Trustee, whose name and address is 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 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. X. Notice to Occupants or Tenants The purchaser at the trustee’ 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 and tenants. After the 20th day following the sale the purchase has the right to evict occupants and tenants by summary proceedings under the unlawful detainer act, Chapter 59.12 RCW. 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 and non-residential tenants. After the 20th day following the sale the purchaser has the right to evict occupants and non-residential tenants by summary proceedings under chapter 59.12 RCW. For residential tenant-occupied property, the purchaser shall provide a tenant with written notice in accordance with RCW 61.24.060. Residential tenant-occupied property means property comprised solely of a single-family residence, or a condominium, cooperative, or other dwelling unit in a multiplex or other building containing fewer than five residential units. XI. Notice to Guarantors If this Notice is being mailed or directed to any Guarantor, said Guarantor should be advised that: (1) the Guarantor may be liable for a deficiency judgment to the extent the sale price obtained at the trustee’s sale is less than the debt secured by the deed of trust; (2) the Guarantor has the same rights to reinstate the debt, cure the default, or repay the debt as is given to the grantor in order to avoid the trustee’s sale; (3) the Guarantor will have no right to redeem the property after the trustee’s sale; (4) subject to such longer periods as are provided in the Washington deed of trust act, chapter 61.24 RCW, any action brought to enforce a guaranty must be commenced within one year after the trustee’s sale, or the last trustee’s sale under any deed of trust granted to secure the same debt; and (5) in any action for a deficiency, the Guarantor will have the right to establish the fair value of the property as of the date of the trustee’s sale, less prior liens and encumbrances, and to limit its liability for a deficiency to the difference between the debt and the greater of such fair value or the sale price paid at the trustee’s sale, plus interest and costs. XII. Owner-Occupied Residential Property Notice 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: Toll-free telephone: 1-877-894-HOME (1-877-894-4663) Website: http://www.dfi.wa.gov/consumers/homeownership/post_purchase_counselors_foreclosure.htm The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development: Toll-free telephone: 1-800-569-4287 Website: 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 : Toll-free: 1-800-606-4819 Website: http://nwjustice.org/what-clear /// Signature on Following Page /// DATED this 3rd day of February, 2020. EISENHOWER CARLSON PLLC Successor Trustee By:/s/ Darren R Krattli Darren R. Krattli, Member Address: 1201 Pacific Avenue, Suite 1200 Tacoma, WA 98402 Phone: (253) 572-4500 STATE OF WASHINGTON ) ) ss. COUNTY OF PIERCE) This record was acknowledged before me on FEBRUARY 3, 2020 by DARREN R. KRATTLI as a MEMBER of EISENHOWER CARLSON PLLC. Dated this 3rd day of February, 2020. /s/ Jennifer Fernando Name: Jennifer Fernando Notary Public in and for the State of Washington, residing at: Federal Way My Appointment Expires: 10/21/2022 Published in The East County Journal May 13, June 3, 2020
Superior Court of Washington, County of Lewis In re: Petitioner: GARRY WARREN WORTHEY And Respondent: EMMA MARIE WORTHEY No. 20-3-00130-21 Summons Served by Publication (SMPB) Summons Served by Publication To: EMMA WORTHEY – The other party has asked the court to: Divorce, Separation, Valid / Invalid Marriage [X]End your marriage or domestic partnership. You must respond in writing if you want the court to consider your side. Deadline! Your Response must be filed and served within 60 days of the date this summons is published. If you do not file and serve your Response or a Notice of Appearance by the deadline: •No one has to notify you about other hearings in this case, and •The court may approve the requests in the Petition without hearing your side (called a default judgment). Follow these steps: 1. Read the Petition and any other documents that were filed at court with this Summons. Those documents explain what the other party is asking for. 2. Fill out a Response on this form (check the Response that matches the Petition): FL Divorce 211, Response to Petition about a Marriage You can get the Response form and other forms you need at: •The Washington State Courts’ website: www.courts.wa.gov/forms •The Administrative Office of the Courts – call: (360) 705-5328 •Washington LawHelp: www.washingtonlawhelp.org, or •The Superior Court Clerk’s office or county law library (for a fee). 3. Serve (give) a copy of your Response to the to the person who filed this Summons at the address below, and to any other parties. You may use certified mail with return receipt requested. For more information on how to serve, read Superior Court Civil Rule 5. 4. File your original Response with the court clerk at this address: Superior Court Clerk, Lewis County 345 West Main St., MS:CLK01 Chehalis, WA, 98532-1900 address city/state/zip 5.Lawyer not required: It is a good idea to talk to a lawyer, but you may file and serve your Response without one. Person filing this Summons or his/her lawyer fills out below: /s/Signature Garry Worthey Date 03/25/2020 Print name and WSBA No., if any I agree to accept legal papers for this case at Lawyer’s address: 299 NW Center Street Chehalis WA 98532 lawyer’s address city state zip This Summons is issued according to Rule 4.1 of the Superior Court Civil Rules of the State of Washington. Published in The East County Journal April 15, April 22, April 29, May 6, May 13, May 20, 2020
CALL FOR BIDS. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife will be accepting sealed bids for a 5-year, 61-acre Agricultural Lease located in Township 12N, Range 4E, Sections 1 & 12 and Township 12N, Range 5E, Section 7 within the Davis Lake Unit of the Cowlitz Wildlife Area. Bids will be accepted until 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 20, 2020. Bids received after this time will not be accepted or read. Bid opening will be held at the Cowlitz Wildlife Area Office at 110 Main Ave, Morton, WA 98356 at 9:00 a.m., Thursday, May 21, 2020. The Department reserves the right to renegotiate leases which will be used for the same or similar purposes with an existing lessee, after reviewing all written requests to lease. The department reserves the right to reject all bids. Bid information is available from WDFW Wildlife Area Manager, Richard Vanderlip, located at 110 Main Ave, Morton, WA 98356 or by calling 360-496-6223. Published in The East County Journal May 6, May 13, 2020
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF LEWIS IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF DOROTHY M. BOYD, Deceased. NO. 20-4-00066-21 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 (1)(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 otherwise provided in section 11 of this act and RCW 11.40.060. This bar is effective as to claims against both the decedent’s probate and nonprobate assets. Date of filing copy of Notice to Creditors 3/10/20 Date of first publication 4/29/20 Edward G. Boyd EDWARD G. BOYD Co-Personal Representative Sandra K. Young SANDRA K. YOUNG Co-Personal Representative c/o ALTHAUSER RAYAN ABBARNO, LLP 114 W. Magnolia; P. O. Box 210 Centralia, WA 98531 Telephone: (360) 736 1301 Published in The East County Journal April 29, May 6, May 13, 2020
SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF LEWIS In the Matter of the Estate of ROBERT GUFFEY, Deceased. No. 20-4-00118-21 PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS RCW 11.40.030 The administrator named below has been appointed as administrator 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 administrator or the administrator'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 administrator served or mailed the notice to the creditor as provided under RCW 11.40.020(1)(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 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 non-probate assets. DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION: May 6, 2020. /s/ Michael Guffey MICHAEL GUFFEY, Administrator Attorney for the Personal Representative: Bart J. Ricks Address for Mailing or Service: MANO, PAROUTAUD, GROBERG & RICKS Attorneys at Law 20 SW 12th Street P. O. Box 1123 Chehalis, WA 98532 (360) 748-6641 Court of probate proceedings: Lewis County Superior Court Published in The East County Journal May 6, May 13, May 20, 2020
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT FOR LEWIS COUNTY, WASHINGTON ESTATE OF Errol Russell Rowland, Deceased. NO: 20-4-00037-21 PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS (RCW 11.40.030) HOPE GUNDERSON 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. The claim must be presented within the later of: (1) thirty days after the personal representatives served or mailed the notice to the creditor as provided under RCW 11.40.020(1)(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 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 6, 2020. Roberta Church, WSBA #26842 Attorney for Personal Representative 331 NW Park Street, Chehalis, WA 98532 Phone 360-740-1648 Published in The East County Journal May 6, May 13, May 20, 2020