About Brent Baker

Brent is a reporter for the Gazette-Tribune. Prior to working at the G-T, he was the sports editor for Sunrise Publishing from 2000-2005 in Michigan. He subsequently owned and operated Buckland Media, a high school sports website, in Michigan until 2010. He and his wife Kim, who have an adult son, moved to Tonasket in 2010. Brent started work at the G-T in 2011.

Stories by Brent Baker

Sprinkler systems approved for NVH

TONASKET – The North Valley Hospital Board of Commissioners approved a pair of expenditures to proceed with the installation of new emergency sprinkler systems in both the Extended Care facility and the Verbeck Building.

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Tuesday and Thursday, Oct. 1 & 3, Volleyball and Soccer Results

Caribou Trail League and Central Washington 2B League Standings & Schedules Thursday, Oct. 3 Girls Soccer Tonasket 7, Chelan 0 Bridgeport 5, Oroville 0 Quincy 2, Omak 1 Volleyball Chelan 3, Tonasket 0 Entiat 3, Oroville 2 (NL) Omak 3, Quincy 1 Bridgeport 3, Liberty Bell 2 Lake Roosevelt 3, Manson 1 Tuesday, Oct. 1 [...]

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Tonasket School board grapples with rising costs, twin levies

TONASKET – The Tonasket School Board is trying to lay the groundwork for running a pair of levies. But at the board’s Monday, Sep. 23, meeting, it first found itself dealing with the consequences of rising costs that dipped the district’s fund balance to a level that alarmed at least one board member.

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Tigers slug it out with Okanogan

OKANOGAN – Tonasket’s football team wouldn’t necessarily figure to compete with the only remaining unbeaten Caribou Trail League squad. But compete the Tigers did, staying within a touchdown of the Bulldogs well into the third quarter before falling in a hard-hitting contest, 35-14. Trailing 20-7 at the half, the Tigers opened the third quarter with [...]

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Fumbles doom Hornets at Kittitas

KITTITAS – If there is one area football team that must know how the Houston Texans feel today, it’s probably the Oroville Hornets. Like the Texans against the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, the Hornets dominated the Coyotes every which way on Friday, Sept. 27. But somehow it was Kittitas, much like the Seahawks, celebrating a [...]

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Friday, Sept. 27 Football Scores

Caribou Trail League and Central Washington 2B League Standings & Schedules Kittitas 20, Oroville 13 Okanogan 35, Tonasket 14 Cashmere 30, Chelan 29 Cascade 59, Omak 7 Quincy 35, Brewster 14 Liberty Bell 50, Manson 7 White Swan 44, Bridgeport 22 Lake Roosevelt 27, Liberty (Spangle) 24 (NL)

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Tuesday and Thursday volleyball & soccer scores

Fall, 2013 Standings & Schedules Thursday, Sept. 26 Volleyball Oroville 3, Lake Roosevelt 1 Bridgeport 3, Manson 2 Chelan 3, Okanogan 0 Cascade 3, Omak 0 Girls Soccer Entiat 4, Oroville 1 (NL) Okanogan 8, Chelan 1 Liberty Bell 6 Brewster 3 (NL) Ephrata 10, Quincy 1 (NL) Wenatchee 1, Cashmere 1 (Wenatchee wins PK Shootout) (NL) Tuesday, [...]

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Brewster wins defensive battle with Tigers

BREWSTER – Playing outstanding defense for one half wasn’t enough to save Tonasket’s Caribou Trail League football opener on Friday, Sept. 20. The Tigers, playing a fired up Brewster squad celebrating its homecoming, didn’t match the Bears’ energy or focus in the first half while falling behind 21-7. An inspired defensive performance kept Brewster pinned [...]

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Friday, Sept. 20 Football Scores

Caribou Trail League and Central Washington 2B League Brewster 21, Tonasket 7 Cashmere 40, Omak 6 Okanogan 27, Chelan 18 Cascade 26, Quincy 7 Lake Roosevelt 28, Bridgeport 25 (NL) Darrington 46, Manson 13 (NL) Lind-Ritzville/Sprague 43, Kittitas 6 (NL) White Swan at Tacoma Baptist – Saturday Oroville at Seattle Lutheran – cancelled Liberty Bell [...]

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2013 Fall Standings, Scores & Schedules

2013 Cross Country Caribou Trail League Central Washington 2B League

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