About Brent Baker

Brent, is a former reporter/photographer for the Gazette-Tribune and now works as a freelance sports reporter for the G-T and owns and operates his own high school sports website OK Valley Sports. (See it online at okvalleysports.com or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/OK-Valley-Sports/172342412808987?fref=nf). 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 worked as a full time reporter/photographer at the G-T from 2011 - 2014).

Stories by Brent Baker

Tonasket Homecoming

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Friday, Oct. 10 Football Scores

Central Washington 2B League Updated standings Tonasket 46, Oroville 20 Brewster 30,  Okanogan 21 (NL) (also two forfeits involving both these teams: Brewster 2, Bridgeport 0 and Okanogan 2, Liberty Bell 0. Nonleague game was played between Brewster and Okanogan to fill out their schedules) Darrington 16, Manson 7 (NL) White Swan 26, Warden 13 Kittitas [...]

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Thursday Oct. 9 Volleyball and Girls Soccer

Central Washington 2B League Standings/Schedules/Scores Girls Soccer Tonasket 3, Entiat 0 Okanogan 4, Oroville 1 Brewster 3, Bridgeport 0 Liberty Bell 1, Manson 0 (forfeit) Volleyball Lake Roosevelt 3, Oroville 1 Liberty Bell 3, Tonasket 1 Brewster 3, Manson 0 Okanogan 3, Bridgeport 0

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Oroville Homecoming

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Friday, Oct. 3 Football Scores

Central Washington 2B League Standings / Schedules / Scores Tonasket 55, Bridgeport 20 Chelan 48, Oroville 6 (NL) Okanogan 83, Manson 0 Brewster 2, Liberty Bell 0 (forfeit) Warden 38, Lake Roosevelt 7 Kittitas 22, Mabton 20 White Swan 28, Soap Lake 10

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Budget season begins for City of Tonasket

TONASKET – Budget season has begun, a usually painful necessity for most municipalities.
City Clerk/Treasurer Alice Attwood said during a public hearing at the Tuesday, Sept. 23, city council meeting that the city’s sales tax income has remained level.

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Half-baked: A picture is worth a thousand …

We’ll dispense with the obvious first: the United States Forest Service does not want to charge hikers $1,500 to take family photos, no matter what headline you may have seen lighting Facebook afire last week. However, a temporary regulation that has been in effect for four years and is on the verge of becoming permanent [...]

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Tuesday, Sept. 30 Sports Results

Central Washington 2B league Scores / Schedules / Standings Volleyball Tonasket 3, Oroville 2 (11-25, 25-19, 24-26, 25-14, 17-15) Bridgeport 3, Manson 1 Okanogan 3. Liberty Bell 0 Brewster 3, Lake Roosevelt 0 Girls Soccer Okanogan 4, Tonasket 2 Liberty Bell 7, Oroville 0 Bridgeport 2, Entiat 1 Brewster vs. Manson

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Friday, Sept. 26 Football Scores

Central Washington 2B League Standings/Scores/Schedules Football Brewster 35, Tonasket 15 Okanogan 71, Oroville 0 Manson 46, Liberty Bell 35 Lake Roosevelt 21, Bridgeport 20 (NL) Kittitas 28, Omak 14 (NL) DeSales 27, Mabton 18 (NL) White Swan vs. Umatilla, OR (NL) Tri Cities Prep 45, Soap Lake 0 (NL) River View 40, Warden 14 (NL)

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Thursday, Sept. 25 Sports Scores

Central Washington 2B League Scores, Standings, Schedules here Volleyball Tonasket 3, Lake Roosevelt 1 Manson 3, Oroville 2 Bridgeport 3, Liberty Bell 1 Brewster vs. Okanogan Kittitas 3, Mabton 0 Warden 3, Soap Lake 0 White Swan 3, Waterville 0 Girls Soccer Tonasket 8, Oroville 0 Liberty Bell 6, Bridgeport 1 Brewster vs. Entiat

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