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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS City of Polson Polson, MT Well House, Well 8 Project General Notice City of Polson (Owner) is requesting Bids for the construction of the following Project: Well House, Well 8 Project Bids for the construction of the Project will be received at the City Hall located at 106 1st St E, Polson, MT 59860, until Thursday, October 27, 2022 at 2:30 p.m. local time. At that time the Bids received will be publicly opened and read. The Project includes the following Work: Installation of approximately 50 feet of 8-IN PVC C900 water main, flushing and disinfection of water main, concrete foundation pad, and construction of a well house and appurtenances including and not limited to: piping, pipe supports, electrical, equipment, chemical tanks, tubing and pumps. Bids are requested for the following Contract: Well House, Well 8 Project Obtaining the Bidding Documents The Issuing Office for the Bidding Documents is: HDR 700 SW Higgins Ave., Suite 200 Missoula, MT 59803 To obtain Bidding Documents either electronically or hard copies, contact: Devie Bessette with HDR at (406) 532-2200 or Devie.Bessette@hdrinc.com. The contact person for design questions is: Ken Demmons, PE with HDR. He can be contacted at (406) 417-6102 or ken.demmons@hdrinc.com. Prospective Bidders may obtain or examine the Bidding Documents at the Issuing Office on Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM local time, and may obtain copies of the Bidding Documents from the Issuing Office as described above. Partial sets of Bidding Documents will not be available from the Issuing Office. Neither Owner nor Engineer will be responsible for full or partial sets of Bidding Documents, including Addenda, if any, obtained from sources other than the Issuing Office. Electronic bidding documents in portable document format (PDF) are available free of charge by contacting Devie Bessette at 406-532-2200 or devie.bessette@hdrinc.com. Documents will either be emailed or a link to a OneDrive site will be provided for downloading bidding documents. Additional Bid Requirements Bids must be sealed and clearly marked as 'Well House, Well 8 Project" on the outside envelope. Each bid must be accompanied by a Certified Check, Cashier's Check, or Bid Bond payable to the City of Polson, 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 Labor and Materials Payment Bond, each in the amount of one hundred percent (100%) of the contract amount. Insurance as required shall be provided by the successful bidder and a certificate of that insurance shall be provided. If the Invitation to Bid is amended, then all terms and conditions which are not modified remain unchanged. It is the bidder's responsibility to keep informed of any changes to the solicitation. Bidders must sign and return with their bid an Acknowledgment of Addendum for any addendum issued. Bids that fail to include an Acknowledgement of Addendum may be considered unresponsive. The right is reserved to reject any or all bids received, to waive informalities, to postpone the award of the contract for a period not to exceed sixty (60) days, and to accept the lowest responsive and responsible bid which is in the best interest of the Owner. Bidders are responsible for reviewing all bidding documents. For all further requirements regarding bid submittal, qualifications, procedures, and contract award, refer to the Instructions to Bidders that are included in the Bidding Documents. This Advertisement is issued by: Owner: City of Polson By: Kim Sassaman Title: City Finance Office Published on October 13th & 20th, 2022. MNAXLP

NOTICE OF SALE Department of Natural Resources & Conservation Timber Sale The Low Lion Timber Sale is located within Sections Section 12, 24, 35 & 36 T23N-R18W on the State's Swan Unit. Approximately 6,149 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 November 17, 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 $7,062.00, 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 http://dnrc.mt.gov/divisions/trust/forest-management/timber-sale-information for upcoming sales and bid results. Published on October 20th, 27th, & November 3rd & 10th, 2022. MNAXLP

NOTICE OF SALE Department of Natural Resources & Conservation Timber Sale The Ronan Creek Fire Salvage Timber Sale is located within Section 26, T25N-R22W on the State's Kalispell Unit. Approximately 7,268 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 November 22, 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 $5,550.00, 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 21 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 October 20th, 27th, & November 3rd & 11th, 2022. MNAXLP

Invitation to Bid Sealed bids will be received up to and including 3:00 PM on October 20th, 2022, and will be publicly opened and read aloud in the office of Design and Construction, 1522 Ninth Avenue, P.O. Box 200701, Helena, MT 59620-0701, for the: Big Arm Archery Range Project, FWP # 7218000 near Big Arm, MT. Bids shall be submitted on the form provided within the Contract Documents. The Contract Documents may be view & Parks website at: https://fwp.mt.gov/aboutfwp/ design-and-construction/ upcoming-bid-openings A refundable deposit of -0- is required for each plan set. A PRE-BID IS SCHEDULED FOR OCTOBER 13, 2022 AT 11:00 A.M. PARTICPANTS SHOULD MEET AT THE MAIN PARKING LOT AT BIG ARM UNIT STATE PARK. ATTENDENCE IS STRONGLY RECOMMENDED If you would like any further information, please contact Randi Rognlie, Project Manager (406) 841-4019. All bids over $25,000.00 must be accompanied by a bid security meeting the requirements of the State of Montana in the amount of 10% of the total bid. After award, the successful bidder must furnish an approved Performance Security and a Labor & Material Payment Security each in the amount of 100% of the contract. No bidder may withdraw his bid for at least thirty (30) calendar days after the scheduled time for receipt of bids except as noted in the Instruction to Bidders. The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any and all irregularities or informalities and the right to determine what constitutes any and all irregularities or informalities. The State of Montana makes reasonable accommodations for any known disability that may interfere with an applicant's ability to compete in the bidding and/or selection process. In order for the state to make such accommodations, applicants must make known any needed accommodation to the individual project managers or agency contacts listed in the contract documents. Persons using TDD may call the Montana Relay Service at 1-800-253-4091. DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION DEPARTMENT OF FISH, WILDLIFE AND PARKS STATE OF MONTANA Published on October 6th, 13th, & 20th, 2022. MNAXLP

NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE To be sold for cash at a Trustee's Sale on February 13th, 2023, at 11:00 AM on the front steps at the Lake County Courthouse located at 106 4th Avenue East, Polson, MT 59860, the following described real property situated in Lake County, State of Montana: Lot 2: A Tract of land located in a portion of the SE1/4/NW1/4 of Section 28, T.22 N., R. 19 W., P.M.M., Lake County, Montana, described as follows: The true point of beginning being a set 5/8" X 24" rebar with 1 1/4" YPC Stamped M. Carstens 5940 LS, said true point of beginning bears S89° 57' 24" W 20.00 feet from the C 1/4 corner of Section 28, T. 22 N., R. 19 W., P.M.M., Lake County, Montana (per C.O.S. 3223), a found 5/8" rebar; thence S 89° 57'24" W for 326.95 feet to a set 5/8" X 24" rebar with 1 1/4 YPC stamped M. Carstens 5940 LS; thence N0°01'43" W for 330.17 feet to a set 5/8" x 24" rebar with 1 1/4" YPC stamped M. Carstens 5940 LS; Thence N89° 55'00" E for 326.66 feet to a set 5/8" X 24" rebar with 1 1/4" YPC stamped M. Carstens 5940 LS; thence S 0° 04'43" E for 330.40 feet to a set 5/8" X 24" rebar with 1/14" YPC stamped M. Carstens 5940 LS, to the true point of beginning, the area being 2.48 acres, subject to and in favor of all restrictions, reservations, and easements, apparent or of record. More commonly known as 39471 Minesinger Ln, Polson, MT 59860-7306. Lori Ann Harbour and John L. Stokes, as Grantors, conveyed said real property to Old Republic National Title Insurance Company, as Trustee, to secure an obligation owed to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as designated nominee for Quicken Loans LLC, Beneficiary of the security instrument, its successors and assigns, by Deed of Trust dated on April 23, 2020, and filed for record in the records of the County Clerk and Recorder in Lake County, State of Montana, on May 12, 2020, as Instrument No. 577015, of Official Records. The Deed of Trust was assigned for value as follows: Assignee: Rocket Mortgage, LLC f/k/a Quicken Loans, LLC Assignment Dated: June 1, 2022 Assignment Recorded: June 2, 2022 Assignment Recording Information: as Instrument No. 598517 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 September 15, 2022, as Instrument No. 601153, 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 March 1, 2022, 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 $196,234.09, interest in the sum of $4,839.76, and other amounts due and payable in the amount of $276.16 for a total amount owing of $201,350.01, 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 27th day of September, 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. MT11680 Published on October 6th, 13th & 20th, 2022. MNAXLP

Lewis N. Stoddard, Bar No. 60723896 Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C. 300 W. Main Street, Suite 150 Boise, ID 83702 Phone: 801-355-2886 Facsimile: 801-328-9714 Email: lewis@hwmlawfirm.com Attorney for Plaintiff | HWM File No. MT11548 MONTANA TWENTIETH JUDICIAL DISTRICT LAKE COUNTY SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION Case No.: DV-24-2022-0000142-FO U.S. Bank Trust National Association, not in its individual capacity but solely as owner trustee for RCF 2 Acquisition Trust c/o U.S. Bank Trust National Association, Plaintiff, v. The Unknown Heirs and Devisees of the Estate of Douglas D. Duncan; Kelly Duncan; and Unknown Parties in possession of or with an interest in the real property commonly known as: 112 6th Ave W, Polson, MT 59860, Defendants. To: The Unknown Heirs and Devisees of the Estate of Douglas D. Duncan; Kelly Duncan; and Unknown Parties in possession of or with an interest in the real property commonly known as: 112 6th Ave W, Polson, MT 59860 A lawsuit has been filed against you for amongst other things, foreclosure of real property located in the County of Lake, State of Montana. The real property has an address of 112 6th Ave W, Polson, MT 59860 and is more particularly described as follows: Land situated in the County of Lake in the State of MT Lot 11 in Block 22 of the original Townsite of Polson, according to the map or plat thereof on file in the office of the Clerk and Recorder of Lake County, Montana. Within 21 days after service of this summons on you or (42 days if you are the State of Montana, a state agency, or a state officer or employee, or 60 days if you are the United States of America, or federal agency), you must serve on the plaintiff an answer to the attached complaint or a motion under Rule 12 of the Montana Rules of Civil Procedure. Do not include the day you were served in your calculation of time. The answer or motion must be served on the plaintiff or plaintiff's attorney, if plaintiff is represented by an attorney, whose name and address are listed above. If you fail to respond, judgment by default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint. You also must file your answer or motion with the court. Date: September 29, 2022 /s/ CLERK OF THE DISTRICT COURT Published on October 13th, 20th, & 27th, 2022. MNAXLP

Federal Tax Return for 2021 is open for review for the James and Wanda Hollensteiner Foundation for the next 180 days at 22891 Rollins Lakeshore Drive, Rollins, MT. Published on October 20th, 2022. MNAXLP

Lake County Attorney's Office JAMES RAYMOND, Chief Civil Deputy Lake County Courthouse 106 4st Avenue East Polson, MT 59860 406.883.7231 IN THE DISTRICT COURT , COUNTY OF LAKE, STATE OF MONTANA Cause No: DP-22-70 NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN RE THE ESTATE OF; HARRIET F. ROSS, Decedent, PUBLIC ADMINISTRATOR, LAKE COUNTY, MT Petitioner The Personal Representative of the Estate of Harriet F. Ross sends GREETINGS to all creditors of the herein above captioned Estate: Notice is hereby given to all creditors of the Estate that any and all creditors must present any claims against it within four months of the date of the first publication hereof, or such claims shall be forever barred, all pursuant to Section 72-3-801, MCA. Claims may be presented to the Clerk of Court, at 106 4th Avenue East, Polson, Montana, 59860, or to the Personal Representative, by and through the attorney to the Estate, James Raymond, Lake County Chief Civil Deputy, at the address appearing above. Dated this 10th day of October, 2022._ Katie Harding, Personal Representative, Lake County Public Administrator Published on October 13th, 20th & 27th, 2022. MNAXLP

LAKE COUNTY Election Administrator UPDATED Notice of November 8, 2022, General Election and Notice of Close of Regular Voter Registration and Option for Late Registration Notice is hereby given that in Lake County on November 8, 2022, a General Election will be held for the purpose of electing federal, state, and county candidates. The following ballot issue will also be considered: "Shall the Lake County Commissioners be authorized to levy 3 mills per year for two years which will generate the approximate amount of $201,285.00 per year, for the sole purpose of building (2) two Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant bathrooms, for public use (1) one at the Mountain View Cemetery in Ronan, (1) one at Pleasant View & Former Catholic Cemetery in St. Ignatius and build a new maintenance building at Lakeview Cemetery in Polson. The levy is for a duration of two years only. All property owners in Lake County except in the Swan Lake and Ferndale area (Precincts FER 1, SWA 1 & 2) are subject to the levy." The above-mentioned election will be conducted by Polling Place. The polls will be open at 7 AM and continue to be open until 8 PM, on election day. All active and inactive electors of Lake County are entitled to vote in the election. **Inactive electors may reactivate by appearing at the polling place in order to vote, by requesting an absentee ballot in any election, or by notifying the County Election Administrator in writing of the elector's current address in the county. If you have moved, please update your registration information by completing the voter registration application at https://sosmt.gov/elections/forms and submitting it to the county election office. 106 4th Ave E Polson MT 59860. Ballots were mailed to active absentee electors only, on October 14, 2022. If you do not receive an absentee ballot and wish to do so, contact the elections office at 406-883-7268 for instructions on how to register or update your registration to receive an absentee ballot. Regular* registration for the election closed at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 11, 2022. *NOTE: If you missed the October 11 th regular registration deadline, you may still register for the election by appearing in person at the county election office before 8 pm on Election Day, Tuesday, November 8, 2022. Between noon and 5 pm the day before Election Day, you can complete and submit a voter registration application, but you will need to return to the election office on Election Day to pick up and vote a ballot. Call the elections office at 406-883-7268 or e-mail tkramer@lakemt.gov if you have questions or need assistance with voter registration. DATED this 17th day of October 2022 /s/Toni Kramer Election Administrator Lake County, Montana Published on October 20th, 2022. MNAXLP

LAKE COUNTY Election Administrator NOTICE OF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL BOND ELECTION NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Trustees (the "Board") of Elementary School District No. JT&8 (Arlee), Lake, Missoula and Sanders Counties (the "District"), that pursuant to a certain resolution duly adopted at a meeting of the Board on August 8, 2022, a special election of the registered voters of the District will be held on November 8, 2022, in conjunction with the general election. Two bond questions will be presented to qualified voters. Vote on both questions. GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS: Shall the Board of the District be authorized to sell and issue general obligation bonds of the District in the total principal amount of up to Six Million Dollars ($6,000,000), bearing interest at a rate or rates to be determined at the time of sale, payable semiannually during a term of not more than 25 years, for the purpose of paying a portion of the costs of designing, constructing, furnishing, and equipping an addition to the existing kindergarten through second grade building to create a consolidated kindergarten through sixth grade building, including classrooms and support spaces, a new library, administrative offices, and restrooms; upgrading mechanical, electrical, and information technology systems; reconfiguring existing kindergarten through second grade spaces; selective removal and/or repurposing of the existing grades three through six building; and site and utility work; related improvements and costs; and paying costs associated with the sale and issuance of the bonds? The full faith and credit and taxing power of the District will be pledged to the repayment of the District's general obligation bonds. The District may also use other available funds, including federal impact aid basic support payments to the extent available and within limitations, to pay debt service on the general obligation bonds. IMPACT AID REVENUE BONDS: Shall the Board of the District be authorized to sell and issue impact aid revenue bonds of the District in the total principal amount of up to Three Million Dollars ($3,000,000), bearing interest at a rate or rates to be determined at the time of sale, payable semiannually during a term of not more than 14 years, for the purpose of paying a portion of the costs of designing, constructing, furnishing, and equipping an addition to the existing kindergarten through second grade building to create a consolidated kindergarten through sixth grade building, including classrooms and support spaces, a new library, administrative offices, and restrooms; upgrading mechanical, electrical, and information technology systems; reconfiguring existing kindergarten through second grade spaces; selective removal and/or repurposing of the existing grades three through six building; and site and utility work; related improvements and costs; and paying costs associated with the sale and issuance of the bonds? Federal impact aid basic support payments to the District will be pledged to the repayment of the District's impact aid revenue bonds and no levy of property taxes will be made by the District on taxable property in the District to pay the impact aid revenue bonds. The total cost of designing, constructing, furnishing, and equipping the new school facility is estimated to be $14,500,000. Costs in excess of the proceeds of the general obligation bonds, in the total principal amount of up to $6,000,000, and the proceeds of impact aid revenue bonds, in the total principal amount of up to $3,000,000, are anticipated to be paid by a grant and other funds available to the District in the total amount of $5,500,000. The bonds are redeemable not later than the date that is one-half of the term for which they are issued. If either of the above propositions passes and the other does not pass, the Board is authorized to issue the approved bonds to pay costs of enlarging the existing kindergarten through second grade school building; provided, however, certain of the improvements noted in the ballot questions above may not be constructed. The polls will be open between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. on Election Day, November 8, 2022. The polling place for Lake County will be at the Arlee Senior Citizens Center, located at 34532 Wessinger, in Arlee, Montana; Missoula County - Buck Snort Steakhouse, 16995 US Highway 93 N in Evaro, Montana; and Sanders County - Dixon Senior Citizens Center, 35 3rd St. in Dixon, Montana. Absentee ballots will be mailed on October 14, 2022. Voters may request Absentee ballots according to the County they are registered in at the Lake County Election Office, Lake County Courthouse Room 121, 106 4th Ave E., in Polson, Montana; the Missoula County Election Center 140 N. Russell St., Missoula MT 59802; and the Sanders County Election Office 1111 Main St. Thompson Falls, MT 59873. Please note, all electors, as defined in MCA 20-20-301, are those who reside within the District and are registered to vote by the close of registration on October 11, 2022. For electors who miss the close of the registration deadline, such electors may register late and vote in the election by appearing in person at the county election office in which they reside: Lake County Election Office located at the Lake County Courthouse Room 121, 106 4th Ave E., Polson, Montana, Missoula County Election Center 140 N. Russell St., Missoula MT 59802 and Sanders County Election Office 1111 Main St. Thompson Falls, MT 59873 and providing to the County Election Administrator the electors' voter registration information in verifiable form prior to 8 pm on Election Day, November 8, 2022. DATED this 26th day of August 2022. /s/ Toni Kramer Lake County Election Administrator Published on October 20th, & 27th, 2022. MNAXLP

LEGAL NOTICE The Lake County Planning Board will hold a public meeting Wednesday, November 9, 2022 at 7:00 pm in the Office of the Lake County Commissioners, Room 211 of the Lake County Courthouse. The options for attendance are through ZOOM* or in person. Agenda items include: NEWMAN/ HANSON REMOVAL OF AGRICULTURAL RESTRICTION ON TRACTS B-2 AND B-3 OF AIRPORT ACRES SUBDIVISION Jack Duffey, on behalf of Thomas Newman and Hanson Properties LLC, has proposed the removal of an agricultural restriction on two parcels which were created by an exemption, after going through subdivision review. The properties are located near St. Ignatius, adjacent to Airport Road, approximately 1 mile east of US Highway 93. A variance to road standards is being requested. The properties are legally described as Tracts B-2 and B-3 of Airport Acres Minor Subdivision, located within section 13, T18N, R20W. ONTIVEROS SUBSEQUENT SUBDIVISION OF AMENDED PLAT OF LOT 5 OF THE SONGER ROAD SUBDIVISION Jacob Feistner of plan4approval, on behalf of Albert and Tammera Ontiveros, has proposed a subsequent minor subdivision to create three residential lots and one agricultural lot from a developed 52.95-acre parcel of land located near Ronan, Montana. The division would create three 2.25-acre single-family residential lots, and one 46.20-acre agricultural lot. The subject property is currently undeveloped, used for agricultural purposes only. The subject property has no existing utilities or wells. Variances from X.I. Access and Transportation in its entirety and X.AA Park Land Dedication - Cash in Lieu - Waivers - Administration of the Lake County subdivision requirements are requested. Density deviation is also requested from 20-acre designation. The subject property is approximately 2.5 miles southwest of Ronan and is legally described as the amended plat of the amended plat of lot 5 of the Songer Road Subdivision within section 8, T20N, R20W. The Planning Board will review the proposed subdivision and make a recommendation for denial, approval, or conditional approval to the Board of County Commissioners. Information regarding the agenda items is available from the Lake County Planning Dept. Written comments received by October 31, 2022 will be included in the board packets. All written and verbal comments are welcome and will be forwarded to the board for their consideration. Comments received after October 31 will be provided to the board at the meeting, which may not provide sufficient time for review of the comment. Public comments regarding water and/or sewer proposals for subdivisions are encouraged to be submitted in writing. Comments may be mailed to Lake County Planning Dept, 106 4 th Ave E, Polson, MT 59860 or faxed: 406-883-7205 or e-mailed: planning@lakemt.gov. Please note:If you would like to attend the public hearing via ZOOM, please contact the Planning Department at the email above or at (406) 883-7235 prior to the meeting to receive instructions regarding how to attend the meeting virtually. Published on October 20th, 2022. MNAXLP

LEGAL NOTICE On Wednesday, November 9, 2022 at 3:30 pm, the Lake County Board of Adjustment will hold a public hearing in the Office of the Lake County Commissioners, Room 211 of the Lake County Courthouse. The options for attendance are through ZOOM* or in person. The hearing will include the following items: NINA SUE HESS TRUST CONDITIONAL USE REQUEST Jeff Malm of Malm Construction, on behalf of Nina Sue Hess Trust, is requesting a conditional use to allow impervious surface coverage to exceed 26% of the buildable area of the lot. The request is associated with construction of a single-family residence. The +/-0.49-acre subject property is located along Stone Wall Drive within the Stone Ridge Estates Zoning District and is legally described as lot 28 of Stone Wall Estates Phase II, Amended Subdivision Plat of Lots 26 through 30, a subdivision located in section 31, T23N, R20W. VALADEZ CONDITIONAL USE REQUEST Jeff Malm of Malm Construction, on behalf of Ray and Kim Valadez, who are under contract to purchase a lot owned by SWE LLC, is requesting a conditional use to allow impervious surface coverage to exceed 26% of the buildable area of the lot. The request is associated with construction of a single-family residence. The +/-0.83-acre subject property is located along Stone Wall Drive within the Stone Ridge Estates Zoning District and is legally described as lot 46 of Stone Wall Estates Phase III, a subdivision located in section 31, T23N, R20W. MCBEE CONDITIONAL USE REQUEST Jeff Malm of Malm Construction, on behalf of John and Kimberlee McBee, is requesting a conditional use to allow impervious surface coverage to exceed 26% of the buildable area of the lot. The request is associated with construction of a single-family residence. The +/-0.52-acre subject property is located along Stone Wall Drive within the Stone Ridge Estates Zoning District and is legally described as lot 22 of Stone Wall Estates Phase II, a subdivision located in section 31, T23N, R20W. Information regarding the agenda items is available from the Lake County Planning Dept. Written comments received by October 31, 2022 will be included in the staff report to the board. All written and verbal comments are welcome and will be forwarded to the board for their consideration. Comments received after October 31 will be provided to the board at the meeting, which may not provide sufficient time for review of the comment. Comments may be mailed to Lake County Planning Dept, 106 4 th Ave E, Polson, MT 59860 or faxed: 406-883-7205 or e-mailed: planning@lakemt.gov. Please note:If you would like to attend the public hearing via ZOOM, please contact the Planning Department at the email above or at (406) 883-7235 prior to the meeting to receive instructions regarding how to attend the meeting virtually. Published on October 20th, 2022. MNAXLP

LEGAL NOTICE LINDEEN FLOODPLAIN DEVELOPMENT PERMIT & VARIANCE REQUEST William Henne, from WET Engineering, on behalf of David and Monica Lindeen, has applied for a floodplain development permit and variance request for residential development placed on structural fill within the FEMA mapped 100-year floodplain of Swan Lake. Any newly constructed residence is required to comply with floodplain standards for structures placed on fill. This application request for a newly constructed residence includes a variance request from the structural fill standards found in section 10 of the Lake County Floodplain Management Regulations. If approved, the variance would allow the fill to not to extend 15 horizontal feet, and not require the fill to be placed at a minimum of 0.5 feet above the base flood elevation, as stem walls are also being proposed. The subject property is legally described as tract 9 on Deed Exhibit H-1124, located within section 14 of T25N, R18W. Information regarding the proposal is available via the Lake County Planning Dept. All written and verbal comments are welcome and will be considered. The deadline to submit comments is November 4, 2022. Comments may be mailed to: Lake County Planning Dept., 106 Fourth Ave East, Polson, MT 59860; or faxed: 406-883-7205; or e-mailed: planning@lakemt.gov. Published on October 20th, 2022. MNAXLP

Hon. Deborah Kim Christopher Justice of the Peace Lake County Justice Court 106 4th Ave. E. Polson, MT 59860 Phone: 406-883-7360 MONTANA TWENTIETH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, LAKE COUNTY Cause No.: DV-2022-160 Hon.: Deborah Kim Christopher SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION WILLIAM R. CARAS, Plaintiff, vs, JAMES S. CARAS and LORNA K. CARAS, their successors and assigns, and all unknown owners, unknown heirs, or any unknown devisees of any deceased person, and all other persons, unknown, claiming or who might claim any right, title, estate, or interest in or lien or encumbrance upon the real properties described in the complaint adverse to Plaintiffs' ownership or any cloud upon Plaintiffs' title thereto, whether such claim or possible claim be present or contingent, Defendants. The State of Montana Sends Greetings to Defendants James and Lorna Caras: YOU, DEFENDANTS HEREIN, ARE HEREBY SUMMONED to answer the Complaint for Possession in this action, which is filed in the office of the above named Justice Court, a copy of which is hereby served upon you, and to file your written answer and serve a copy thereof upon Plaintiff's attorney within ten (10) days after the service of this summons, exclusive of the day of service; and in case of your failure to appear or answer, judgment will be taken against you by default, for the relief demanded in the Complaint. A fee of $30.00 must accompany your answer. GIVEN under my hand this 4th day of October 2022 at 8:30a.m. /s/ Mary Rensvold Clerk of District Court Published on October 13th, 20th, & 27th, 2022. MNAXLP

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