Legals for September, 10 2020

| September 10, 2020 12:00 AM

City of Polson, Montana NOTICE OF RESOLUTION LEVYING THE ASSESSMENT TO DEFRAY ANNUAL COSTS OF MAINTENANCE AND ELECTRICAL POWER TO POLSON LIGHTING DISTRICTS NOS 19 AND 20 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Commission of the City of Polson, Montana, will hold a public hearing on September 21st, 2020 at 6:30 PM in the City Hall Council Chambers or by Zoom meeting if necessary to receive public comment on the proposed Resolution to levy the assessments to defray annual costs of maintenance and electrical power within the City of Polson's two Lighting Districts Nos. 19 and 20 for the fiscal year 2020 - 2021. Any taxpayer or resident may appear at the public hearing and be heard for or against the proposed Resolution. The total estimated costs and percentage of costs to be assessed to property owners within the boundaries of the districts is $31,000.00. The Resolution and a description of the boundaries of the Lighting District Nos. 19 and 20 is on file and open to inspection at City Hall, 106 1st St. E., Polson, Montana in the City Clerk's office. For further information contact Cindy Dooley, Finance Officer, 883-8204 or by email at The City Commission will consider the adoption of the proposed Resolution at its Regular Commission Meeting on the 21st day of September at 7:00 PM. in the City Hall Council Chambers or by Zoom meeting if necessary. Information on how to access the meeting if it is a Zoom meeting will be provided on the published agenda. Published on September 10, September 17, 2020. MNAXLP

NOTICE OF SALE Department of Natural Resources & Conservation Timber Sale The Lower Woodward Timber Sale is located within Sections 11, 14, and 15, T23N-R18W on the State's Swan Unit. Approximately 19,289 tons, consisting of mixed conifer sawlogs, are offered for sale. Sealed bids will be opened at the Department of Natural Resources & Conservation, 2705 Spurgin Road, Missoula, Montana on September 16, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. Bids may be hand delivered or mailed and will be accepted any time prior to the bid opening. DNRC recommends that bidders contact the Trust Land Management Division (406-542-4300) prior to the bid opening to ensure that your bid has been received. Bids must be accompanied by a deposit of $26,272.00, representing 5% of the minimum bid value of the sale in cashier's check, certified check, bank money order or bank draft to be applied to the first sale invoice for the successful bidder. Bid bonds will be accepted and, for the successful bidder, will be closed upon execution of the Timber Sale Contract and Timber Sale Bond. The sale will be awarded to the highest responsible bidder. If the successful bidder is unable to execute the contract within 30 calendar days from the date the sale is awarded, the bid deposit will be retained by the Department as liquidated damages. The right is reserved to reject any or all bids. Prospective bidders can obtain the sale prospectus, sale contract and bid forms from the Department of Natural Resources & Conservation, Trust Land Management Division, in Missoula (406-542-4300). Visit our website at for upcoming sales and bid results. Published on August 20, 2020, August 27, 2020, September 3, 2020, and September 10, 2020. MNAXLP

MONTANA TWENTIETH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, LAKE COUNTY IN THE MATTER OF THE NAME CHANGE OF: RICHARD DARRELL OPENSHAW CAUSE NO. DV-20-163 NOTICE OF HEARING ON NAME CHANGE This is notice that Petitioner has asked the District Court for a change of name from Richard Darrell Openshaw to Richard Darrell Sagar. The hearing will be on October 15, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at the Lake County Courthouse, 106 Fourth Ave. East, Polson, MT. Dated this 4th day of September, 2020. /s/ Paula Gronbach Paula Gronbach Deputy Clerk of District Court Published on September 10, September 17, September 24 and October 1, 2020. MNAXLP

NOTICE Whereas, the Board of Pardons and Parole has officially received an application for Executive Clemency (Commutation) concerning Swan Delavern Smith, convicted of the crime of Deliberate homicide, fabricating evicence; tampering with witnesses committed in Polson, Montana, in the county of Lake, State of Montana, and on 22nd day of July, 2004 was sentenced and received a term of Life Imprisonment; 10 years; 10 years, with all consecutive to each other. Therefore, be it ordered that Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 1:00 pm be set apart for the consideration of said Executive Clemency matter; and all persons having an interest therein desiring to be heard either for or against the granting of the Executive Clemency, are hereby notified to contact the Board of Pardons and Parole, 1002 Hollenbeck Road, Deer Lodge, Montana 59722, phone (406) 846-1404, to be present at 1:00 pm at the Board of Pardons & Parole office at 1002 Hollenbeck Road, Deer Lodge. Further, ordered that a copy of this order be printed and published in the Lake County Leader, in Polson, Montana, once each week for a two-week period. Sincerely, BOARD OF PARDONS & PAROLE Brad Newman, Board member Published on September 3, 2020, and September 10, 2020. MNAXLP