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| June 9, 2022 12:00 AM

City of Polson, Montana PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE Notice is hereby given that the City Commission will meet on Wednesday, July 6, 2022, at 6:30 p.m., in the Polson City Hall, 106 First Street East, Polson, Montana, to hold a public hearing for annexation, pursuant to 7-2-4401 MCA et seq., of tracts of real property and parcels of land described below, which includes incorporating such tracts of real properties and parcels of land to be incorporated into the municipal boundaries and providing municipal services thereon. Properties: (1) S05, T22 N, R20 W, Remainder Less Surveyed EST 185.86 AC (Geocode: 15- 3228-05-1-05-01-0000). Approximately 79 acres located west along Highway 93 adjacent to the City of Polson Airport and Polson KOA camp grounds. The general purpose of the annexation is to provide municipal services to the proposed developments: (1) a gaming business, (2) a recreational vehicle (RV) park, (3) a business center, and (4) a residential area. This public notice is made pursuant to 76-3-503 MCA and 7-2-4404 MCA. Staff report is available at City Hall, or online at Written or oral comments are encouraged. Please submit all written comments by 5:00 p.m. on June 29, 2022, to City of Polson, City Clerk, 106 First Street East, Polson, Montana 59860. Contact Ed Meece, City Manager, (406) 883-8207,, for further information. Published on June 9 and June 16, 2022. MNAXLP

NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE To be sold for cash at a Trustee's Sale on September 15, 2022, at 11:00 AM on the front steps of the Lake County Courthouse, 106 Fourth Avenue East, Polson, MT, the following described real property situated in Lake County, State of Montana: Lot 6 Block 6 of Riverside Addition to the City of Polson, a platted subdivision located in the Southeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter (SE1/4SW1/4) of Section 4, Township 22 North, Range 20 West, P.M.M., Lake County, Montana, as described on the plat dedication of said subdivision on file in the office of the Clerk and Recorder of Lake County, Montana. More commonly known as 302 7th Avenue West, Polson, MT 59860. Brian H. McDonald, as Grantor, conveyed said real property to First American Title & Escrow, as Trustee, to secure an obligation owed to Washtenaw Mortgage Co., by Deed of Trust dated on December 30, 1995, and filed for record in the records of the County Clerk and Recorder in Lake County, State of Montana, on January 3, 1996, as Instrument No. 371077, and re-recorded on January 4, 1996, as Instrument No. 371121, and re-recorded on January 4, 1996, as Entry No. 371121, of Official Records. The Deed of Trust was assigned for value as follows: Assignee: Colonial Mortgage Co Assignment Dated: February 1, 1998 Assignment Recorded: February 6, 1998 Assignment Recording Information: as Instrument No. 387758 Assignee: First Horizon Home Loan Corporation Assignment Dated: April 7, 2000 Assignment Recorded: May 8, 2000 Assignment Recording Information: as Instrument No. 407902 Assignee: MetLife Home Loans, a Division of MetLife Bank, N.A. Assignment Dated: July 29, 2008 Assignment Recorded: September 17, 2008 Assignment Recording Information: as Instrument No. 492335 Assignee: JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association Assignment Dated: April 8, 2013 Assignment Recorded: April 26, 2013 Assignment Recording Information: as Instrument No. 528259 Assignee: Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC Assignment Dated: August 10, 2017 Assignment Recorded: August 14, 2017 Assignment Recording Information: as Instrument No. 557159 All in the records of the County Clerk and Recorder for Lake County, Montana. Jason J. Henderson is the Successor Trustee pursuant to a Substitution of Trustee recorded in the office of the Clerk and Recorder of Lake County, State of Montana, on March 3, 2022, as Instrument No. 596486, of Official Records. The Beneficiary has declared a default in the terms of said Deed of Trust due to the Grantor(s) failure to make monthly payments beginning July 1, 2019, and each month subsequent, which monthly installments would have been applied on the principal and interest due on said obligation and other charges against the property or loan. By reason of said default, the Beneficiary has declared all sums owing on the obligation secured by said Trust Deed immediately due and payable. The total amount due on this obligation is the principal sum of $23,512.87, interest in the sum of $5,201.58, escrow advances of $5,373.29, other amounts due and payable in the amount of $-3,117.30 for a total amount owing of $30,970.44, plus accruing interest, late charges, and other fees and costs that may be incurred or advanced. The Beneficiary anticipates and may disburse such amounts as may be required to preserve and protect the property and for real property taxes that may become due or delinquent, unless such amounts of taxes are paid by the Grantor. If such amounts are paid by the Beneficiary, the amounts or taxes will be added to the obligations secured by the Deed of Trust. Other expenses to be charged against the proceeds of this sale include the Trustee's fees and attorney's fees, costs and expenses of the sale, and late charges, if any. Beneficiary has elected, and has directed the Trustee to sell the above described property to satisfy the obligation. The sale is a public sale and any person, including the Beneficiary, excepting only the Trustee, may bid at the sale. The bid price must be paid immediately upon the close of bidding in cash or cash equivalents (valid money orders, certified checks or cashier's checks). The conveyance will be made by Trustee's Deed, without any representation or warranty, including warranty of title, express or implied, as the sale is made strictly on an as-is, where-is basis, without limitation, the sale is being made subject to all existing conditions, if any, of lead paint, mold or other environmental or health hazards. The sale purchaser shall be entitled to possession of the property on the 10th day following the sale. The Grantor, successor in interest to the Grantor, or any other person having an interest in the property, has the right, at any time prior to the Trustee's Sale, to pay to the Beneficiary, or the successor in interest to the Beneficiary, the entire amount then due under the Deed of Trust and the obligation secured thereby (including costs and expenses actually incurred and attorney's fees) other than such portion of the principal as would not then be due had no default occurred and by curing any other default complained of herein that is capable of being cured by tendering the performance required under the obligation or to cure the default, by paying all costs and expenses actually incurred in enforcing the obligation and Deed of Trust with Successor Trustee's and attorney's fees. In the event that all defaults are cured the foreclosure will be dismissed and the foreclosure sale will be canceled. The scheduled Trustee's Sale may be postponed by public proclamation up to 15 days for any reason. In the event of a bankruptcy filing, the sale may be postponed by the Trustee for up to 120 days by public proclamation at least every 30 days. If the Trustee is unable to convey title for any reason, the successful bidder's sole and exclusive remedy shall be the return of monies paid to the Successor Trustee and the successful bidder shall have no further recourse. This is an attempt to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. Dated this 4th day of May, 2022. Jason J. Henderson Substitute Trustee 38 2nd Avenue East Dickinson, ND 58601 Telephone: 801-355-2886 Office Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8AM-5PM (MST) File No. MT10625 Published on May 26 and June 2, June 9, 2022. MNAXLP

Audit Publication Statement An audit of the affairs of the Ronan Housing Authority has been conducted by FJ & Associates, PLLC. The audit covered the fiscal year ended June 30, 2021. The audit report is on file in its entirety and is open to public inspection at 111 2nd Avenue SW, Ronan, MT 59864. Ronan Housing Authority will send a copy of the audit report to any interested person upon request. Sincerely, Ramonda Addington Published on June 9, 2022. MNAXLP

An audit of the affairs of Arlee Joint School District #8 has been conducted by Dening, Downey and Associates. The audit covered the fiscal year ended June 30, 2021. The audit report is on file in its entirety and is open to public inspection. The Arlee School District will send a copy of the audit report to any interested person upon request. Lonnie Morin District Clerk Published on June 9, 2022. MNAXLP

INVITATION TO BID Separate sealed bids for construction of PONDERILLA HILLS - WATER SYSTEM IMPROVEMENTS will be received by the Ponderilla/Lake County Water & Sewer District until 1pm on June 22, 2022 then publicly opened and read aloud at the Lake County Court House, 106 4th Ave E, Polson, MT 59860. In person: Commissioners Office, Lake County Court House, 106 4th Ave E, Polson, MT 59860. By mail: Commissioners Office, Lake County Court House, 106 4th Ave E, Polson, MT 59860. The project consists of: approximately 3300 LF of 4-inch water main, 1000 LF of 2-inch water main, installation of blow off/air release hydrants; replacement of service lines from main to curb stop; curb stops; meter pits; and appurtenances. The Contract Document consists of Drawings and Project Manual and is available in electronic form only. The Contract Document may be viewed and printed from the following Plans Exchanges. Northwest Plans Exchange (2303 Hwy2 East, Kalispell, MT 59901), Missoula Plans Exchange (201 North Russell, Missoula , MT 59801). Bidder is responsible to ensure the printed Contract Document is a complete set and to verify all Addendum have been received prior to bidding. All questions are to be directed to Shari A Johnson Engineering & Associates (email:; 406-261-3019). There will be a Pre-Bid Conference at the Lake County Court House -106 4th Ave E, Polson, MT 59860 at 1pm, June 13, 2022. Interested Contractors are encouraged to attend. Contractor and any of the Contractor's subcontractors bidding or doing work on this project will be required to be registered with the Montana Department of Labor and Industry (DLI). Forms for registration are available from the Department of Labor and Industry, P.O. Box 8011, 1805 Prospect, Helena, Montana 59604-8011. Information on registration can be obtained by calling 1-406-444-7734. Preference is given to Montana Contractors according to MCA 18-1-102. Contractor is required to be registered with the DLI prior to bidding on this project. All laborers and mechanics employed by Contractor or subcontractors in performance of the construction work shall be paid, for each wage classification, the higher of either the Montana Prevailing Wage Rates or the Federal Davis-Bacon Prevailing Wage Rates. The Contractor must ensure that employees and applicants for employment are not discriminated against on the basis of their race, creed, color, age, religion, sex, physical or mental disabilities, or national origin and must show affirmative action to ensure Equal Employment Opportunities. Each bid or proposal must be accompanied by a Certified Check, Cashier's Check, or Bid Bond payable to the PONDERILLA/LAKE COUNTY WATER & SEWER DISTRICT, in an amount not less than ten percent (10%) of the total amount of the bid. The successful bidder shall furnish an approved Performance Bond and a Labor and Materials Payment Bond, each in the amount of one hundred percent (100%) of the contract amount. Insurance, as required by specifications, shall be provided by the successful bidder and a certificate(s) of that insurance shall be provided and approved. This project is funded in part or in whole with grant/loan funding from the Montana State Revolving Fund and ARPA (American Rescue Fund Act). Award of the project will be contingent upon receiving funding and award concurrence from project funding agencies. No bid may be withdrawn after the scheduled time for the public opening of bids. The right is reserved to reject any or all proposals received, to waive informalities, to postpone the award of the contract for a period of not to exceed sixty (60) days, and to accept the lowest responsive and responsible bid which is in the best interest of the Town. The Ponderilla/Lake County Water & Sewer District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Published on June 9 and June 16, 2022. MNAXLP