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Failed Bank Information for Bank of Whitman, Colfax, WA

On Friday, August 5, 2011, Bank of Whitman was closed by the Washington State Department of Financial Institutions. The FDIC was named Receiver. Columbia State Bank, Tacoma, WA acquired all deposit accounts, excluding certain brokered deposits.

The FDIC as Receiver for Bank of Whitman, Colfax, WA has taken all actions necessary to terminate the Receivership Estate. The Receiver published a legal notice of intent to terminate the receivership on February 1, 2023 and has made all dividend distributions required by law.

Effective February 1, 2024, the Receiver was discharged and the Receivership Estate was terminated and ceased existence as a legal entity.

Receivership Status: TERMINATED

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Notice of Termination

Effective Date:
February 1, 2024
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Notice of Intent to Terminate
Publication Date:
February 1, 2023
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Balance Sheet

Report on assets and liabilities
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Dividend Information

Report on dividends paid
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If you are concerned about becoming a victim of fraud, be advised that you will not receive any communication from the FDIC requesting any private information. Be watchful for and resistant to any scams to obtain information from you by individuals or entities stating they are acting on behalf of Bank of Whitman, Columbia State Bank, or the FDIC. The FDIC, however, will encourage you to correspond with us via the FDIC Claims Portal, a secure web portal.


Purchase & Assumption Agreement
Agreement between FDIC and acquiring institution

Bid Summary
Report on the bids to purchase the failed bank

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