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Legals for December, 8 2022

| December 8, 2022 12:00 AM

Blackfoot provides local phone and broadband services in many Montana communities at reasonable and affordable rates. A federal program designed to promote “universal service” to all areas of the nation makes affordable rates possible. Companies participating in this program are required to advertise theses services on an annual basis. As a participant in the universal service program, Blackfoot provides access to single line phone service, emergency services (911), directory assistance (411), operator services (0+), long distance limitation services, as well as broadband internet access services. For questions or to order new services please call Blackfoot’s customer care team at 406-541-5000 or visit us at www.blackfoot.com. Published on November 17th & 24th & December 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th, 2022. MNAXLP __________________________

NOTICE OF SALE Department of Natural Resources & Conservation Timber Sale The Lost Ridge Timber Sale is located within Sections 2, 3, 10,11,13, 14 &15, T24N-R17W on the State’s Swan Unit. Approximately 25,895 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 December 13, 2022 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 $12,676.00, 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. Award of the timber sale is conditional upon approval of the timber sale by the State Board of Land Commissioners at their November 21, 2022 meeting. 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 http://dnrc.mt.gov/divisions/trust/ forest-management/timber- sale-information for upcoming sales and bid results. Published on November 17th & 24th, & December 1st & 8th, 2022. MNAXLP __________________________

Probate Cause No. 22-0285-P NOTICE TO CREDITORS  THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBAL COURT OF THE FLATHEAD RESERVATION, PABLO, MONTANA  IN RE THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF:  CAROL ANN FINLEY  Notice is hereby given that the undersigned, Eric Moulton has been appointed Personal Representative of the above-named estate. All persons having claims against the said Deceased are required to present their claims within four (4) months after the date of the first publication of this notice or said claims will be forever barred.  Claims must either be mailed to the Personal Representative, return receipt requested, or to the Clerk of Court of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribal Court, P.O. Box 278, Pablo, Montana 59855. DATED this 15th of November, 2022. /s/ Eric Moulton, Personal Representative Address:  Eric Moulton 318 Harrison Blvd Kalispell, MT 59901  Published on November 24th, December 1st & December 8th, 2022. MNAXLP __________________________

Probate Cause# 22-0239-P NOTICE TO CREDITORS  THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBAL COURT OF THE FLATHEAD RESERVATION, PABLO, MONTANA  IN RE THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF: Mark Gerard Thomas  Notice is hereby given that the undersigned, Charlo Rhen Sorrell, has been appointed Personal Representative of the above-named estate. All persons having claims against the said Deceased are required to present their claims within four (4) months after the date of the first publication of this notice or said claims will be forever barred.  Claims must either be mailed to Personal Representative, return receipt requested, or to the Clerk of Court of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribal Court, P.O. Box 278, Pablo, Montana 59855.  DATED this 19th day of October, 2022  /s/Charlo Rhen Sorrell  Address:  Personal Representative Charlo Rhen Sorrell P.O. Box 178 Arlee, MT 59821  Published on November 24th, December 1st & 8th, 2022. MNAXLP __________________________

BLACKTAIL TV DISTRICT BOARD VACANCY The Lake County Commissioners are seeking a citizen volunteer to serve on the Blacktail TV District Board, which is composed of three members serving three-year terms. The current position opening is for a Lake County resident residing within the Blacktail TV District boundaries. This term will last until December 31, 2025. If you are interested in this position, please send a letter of interest to the Lake County Commissioners Office at 106 4th Avenue East, Polson, MT 59860 by Monday December 21, 2022. Published on December 1st & 8th, 2022. MNAXLP __________________________

Probate Cause No. 22-0193-P NOTICE TO CREDITORS THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBAL COURT OF THE FLATHEAD RESERVATION, PABLO, MONTANA IN RE THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF: ROY BURTON JR. Notice is hereby given that the undersigned, James Ott, has been appointed Personal Representative of the above-names estate. All persons having claims against the said Deceased are required to present their claims within four (4) months after the date of the first publication of this notice or said claims will be forever barred. Claims must either be mailed to the Personal Representative, return receipt requested, or to the Clerk of Court of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribal Court, P.O. Box 278, Pablo, Montana 59855 Dated this 29th of November, 2022. /s/ James Ott, Personal Representative Address: James Ott 4115 Saxony Pl Missoula, MT 59808 Published on December 8th, 15th, & 22nd 2022. MNAXLP __________________________

NOTICE THAT A TAX DEED MAY BE ISSUED IF YOU DO NOT RESPOND TO THIS NOTICE, YOU WILL LOSE YOUR PROPERTY TO: a. Estate of George J. Atkinson, address unknown b. Estate of Lola M. Atkinson, address unknown c. U.S. Attorney’s Office 2601 2nd Ave N. Suite 3200 Billings, MT 59101 d. Capital One Financial Corp 1680 Capital One Drive McLean, VA 22102-3491 e. Larsen Law Firm, PLLC 121 4th Street North, #2J PO Box 162 Great Falls, MT 59403 Pursuant to 15-18-212, Montana Code Annotated, NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: 1. As a result of a property tax delinquency, a property tax lien exists on the following described real property in which you may have an interest: A tract of land located in the SW1/4 of Section 1, T20NR20W, PMM, Lake County, Montana, further shown and described as being Amended Tract-B on Certificate of Survey No. 5972, on file in the office of the Clerk and Recorder of Lake County, Montana. 2. The property taxes first became delinquent on June 1, 2004, and each consecutive subsequent tax obligation on June 1 in each subsequent tax year, to the present. 3. The original property tax lien was attached August 1, 2004, and each subsequent annual delinquent tax has attached no later than August 1 in each subsequent tax year, to the present. 4. The liens above-described have never been subsequently assigned, and Lake County remains owner of all subject real property tax liens. 5. As of the last day of 2022, subject to daily calculation, the total amount of tax due on the liens of 2003, 2004, and 2005 is: a. TAXES: $21,638.34 b. PENALTY: $432.80 c. INTEREST: $39,885.86 d. COST: 0 e. TOTAL: $60,957.00 6. For the property tax lien to be liquidated, the total amount listed in paragraph 5, corrected for the day, must have been paid by August 1, 2007, which is the date the redemption period expires or expired. 7. If all taxes, penalties, interest, and costs are not paid to the COUNTY TREASURER on or prior to August 1, 2007, which is the date the redemption period expired, a tax deed may be issued to the assignee or county that is the possessor of the tax lien on the day following the date that the redemption period expires. 8. The business address and telephone number of the county treasurer who is responsible for issuing the tax deed is Lake County Treasurer, 106 4th Avenue East, Polson, Montana 59860, tel. 406.883.7215. FURTHER NOTICE FOR THOSE PERSONS LISTED ABOVE WHOSE ADDRESSES ARE UNKNOWN: 1. The address of the interested party is unknown. 2. The published notice meets the legal requirements for notice of a pending tax deed issuance. 3. The interested party’s rights in the property may be in jeopardy. DATED at Polson, Lake County, MT this 30th day of November, 2022. /s/ Katie Harding, Clerk & Recorder IF YOU DO NOT RESPOND TO THIS NOTICE, YOU WILL LOSE YOUR PROPERTY Published on December 8th & 15th, 2022. MNAXLP __________________________

CLINTON J. FISCHER LAW OFFICE, P.C.  Professional Center Building  P.O. Box 879  Polson, MT 59860  Telephone: (406) 883-4395  Attorney for Petitioner  CAUSE NO. DV-22-201  MONTANA TWENTIETH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, LAKE COUNTY  IN RE THE MATTER OF THE  NAME CHANGE OF KARA LYN ILAC,  Petitioner,  NOTICE OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR CHANGE OF NAME  PLEASE TAKE NOTICE THAT Petitioner, Kara Lyn Ilac, has petitioned the District Court  for the Twentieth Judicial District for a change of name from Kara Lyn Ilac to Kara Lyn Lazaro, and  the hearing on the Petition for Change of Name will be heard by a District Court Judge on the 11th day of January, 2023 at 10:00 a.m. in the Twentieth Judicial District Court located at 106 4th Ave. E., Polson, MT 59860.  At any time before the hearing, objections may be filed by any person who can demonstrate  good reasons against the change of name.  DATED this 30th day of November, 2022  Lyn Fricker, Clerk of District Court Published on December 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th, 2022. MNAXLP __________________________

PUBLIC NOTICE The Lake County E911 Committee implemented an addressing system for Enhanced 911 Emergency Services in 2003. To assist navigation and location efforts, the E911 Committee has established that private lanes shared by three (3) or more residences shall have a unique name. The Board of Lake County Commissioners will hold a public meeting Wednesday, January 4, 2023 at 1:30 pm in the Commissioners Chambers of the Lake County Courthouse located at 106 4th Avenue East, Polson MT, Room 211, for the purpose of taking public comment on the naming of the private road. *Private Drive located near Big Meadows Road *Private Drive located off of Gun Barrel Lane *Private road to be built off of Mud Lake Trail **Map of the area are available for review by request to lakecommissioners@lakemt.gov If you would like to comment, but are unable to attend the public hearing, you may send comment to: Lake County Commissioners 106 4th Avenue East Polson, MT 59860 Or lakecommissioners@lakemt.gov Published on December 8th & 15th, 2022. MNAXLP __________________________

Notice: Surplus Sale at Upper West Shore Dist. #33 - Dayton School, at 43662 B Street from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Friday, December 16th, 2022. Surplus items list: 1 low green table 1 standard wooden desk 1 7” tall white book shelf 1 short white book shelf 15 assorted primary pupil desks 1 laminator, non-working condition 1 roller book stand cart Published on December 8th & 15th, 2022. MNAXLP __________________________

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