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Legals for May, 15 2020

| May 15, 2020 12:00 AM

Announcing The Sale Of Timber And A Call For Bids The City of Libby is accepting bids on approximately 16 MBF of blowdown timber located in the Flower Creek Drainage on 24 acres located in the West  1/2 of the SW1/4 of Section 21, Township 30N, Range 31W as follows: Species -Douglas Fird & Larch Estimated Volume (MBF) 12 -Mixed Species Estimated Volumn (MBF) 4 Bids will be based on dollars per thousand board feet. Bidders are required to provide a list of available equipment and a brief logging plan. Bids should be submitted by 2 PM, June 4, 2018. The seller reserves the right to reject any and all bids. A tour of the sale is scheduled for 9:00 AM, May 30, 2020. Interested parties need to meet at the Town Pump in Libby for the short drive to the sale area. For further information contact: Ed Levert P.O. Box 5220 Libby, MT 59923 Ph. (406) 293-2847 or televert@kvis.net Published In The Western News May 12 & 15, 2020. MNAXLP

C. Mark Hash Hash, O'Brien, Biby & Murray, PLLP Attorneys at Law 136 1st Ave. W. P. O. Box 1178 Kalispell, MT 59903-1178 (406) 755-6919 cmhash@hashlaw.com Attorneys for Personal Representative MONTANA NINETEENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, LINCOLN COUNTY IN RE THE ESTATE OF John Martin Tushaus, Deceased Cause No. DP-20-29 NOTICE TO CREDITORS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned has been appointed personal representa-tive of the above-named estate. All persons having claims against the said deceased are required to present their claims within four months after the date of the first publication of this notice or said claims will be forever barred. Claims must be either mailed to Colby Tushaus, the Personal Representative, by certified mail, return receipt requested, c/o Hash, O'Brien, Biby & Murray, PLLP, Attorneys at Law, P.O. Box 1178, Kalispell, Montana 59903-1178, or filed with the Clerk of the above-entitled Court. DATED this 1st day of May 2020 s/s Colby Tushaus Personal Representative Hash, O'Brien, Biby & Murray, PLLP By s/s C Mark Hash Published In The Western News May 15, 22, & 29, 2020. MNAXLP

C. Mark Hash Hash, O'Brien, Biby & Murray, PLLP Attorneys at Law 136 1st Ave. W., P. O. Box 1178 Kalispell, MT 59903-1178 (406) 755-6919 cmhash@hashlaw.com Attorneys for Personal Representative MONTANA NINETEENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, LINCOLN COUNTY IN RE THE ESTATE OF LARRY A. MONGAN, Deceased Cause No. DP-20-31 NOTICE TO CREDITORS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned has been appointed personal representa-tive of the above-named estate. All persons having claims against the said deceased are required to present their claims within four months after the date of the first publication of this notice or said claims will be forever barred. Claims must be either mailed to Marlys R. Morgan, the Personal Representative, by certified mail, return receipt requested, c/o Hash, O'Brien, Biby & Murray, PLLP, Attorneys at Law, P.O. Box 1178, Kalispell, Montana 59903-1178, or filed with the Clerk of the above-entitled Court. DATED this 8th day of May 2020. s/s Marlys R. Morgan Personal Representative Hash, O'Brien, Biby & Murray, PLLP By s/s C Mark Hash Published In The Western News May 15, 22, & 29, 2020. MNAXLP

LEGAL NOTICE On May 11, 2020, the Board of Trustees of Libby School District No. 4 canvassed the results of the school election on May 5, 2020, and accepted the election results as presented by the election judges, as follows: GENERAL FUND LEVY: For 1,097 Against 1,722 Published In The Western News May 15, 2020. MNAXLP

Lincoln Conservation District P.O. Box 2170 Eureka, Montana 59917 PUBLIC NOTICE For Immediate Release For More Information Contact: Becky Lihme Date: April 29, 2020 E-mail: lincolncd@interbel.net Phone: (406) 297-2233 The Lincoln Conservation District will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. The purpose of the public hearing will be to review the conservation district budget and to consider levying a permissive medical mill to cover the costs in the group benefits line item for FY 2020/21. In response to Covid-19, Lincoln Conservation District will conduct the public hearing via teleconference. To participate in the meeting, please call-in to 1-888-575-2051. Information related to items on the agenda are available on the district website: www.lincolncd.org For more information, contact Becky Lihme, District Administrator at 406-297-2233, 949 U.S. Highway 93 North, Eureka, Montana, lincolncd@interbel.net. Published In The Western News May 8 & 15, 2020. MNAXLP

MONTANA NINETEENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, LINCOLN COUNTY In the Matter of the Estate of ALICE R. SUTTON, Deceased. Probate Case No. DP-20-19 NOTICE TO HEIRS AND CREDITORS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that a hearing will be held on June 8, 2020, at 11 a.m. in the District Court for Lincoln County, 512 California Avenue, Libby, Montana on the Petition of the State of Montana for appointment of special administrator for the estate of the above-named decedent. For further information, the Petition, as filed, may be examined in the office of the clerk of the above court. At the above time and place, interested parties may appear and object to the appointment. DATED this 1st day of April, 2020. /s/ JOHN MELCHER Assistant Attorney General 1712 Ninth Avenue Helena, MT 59601 Published In The Western News May 1, May 8, May 15, 2020 MNAXLP

Russell S. Barnes Attorney at Law 503 California Avenue Libby, Montana 59923 MATTHEW J. CUFFE DISTRICT JUDGE IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE NINETEENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT OF THE STATE OF MONTANA, IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF LINCOLN **************************** IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF ) VIRGINIA A. HINTZ ) NO. DP-20- ) Deceased ) **************************** NOTICE TO CREDITORS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned have been appointed Personal Representatives of the above-named estate. All persons having claims against the said deceased are required to present their claims within four months after the date of the first publication of this notice or said claims will be forever barred. Claims must either be mailed to KATHLEEN AGUNDEZ and KRISTEEN SONNTAG, the Personal Representatives, return receipt requested, at the address below or filed with the Clerk of the above Court. DATED this XXX day of March, 2020. ___________________________ s/sKathleen Agundez c/o Russell S. Barnes Attorney at Law 503 California Avenue Libby, Montana 59923 ___________ s/sKristeen Sonntag c/o Russell S. Barnes Attorney at Law 503 California Avenue Libby, Montana 59923 Published In The Western News May 15, 22 & 29, 2020. MNAXLP

Russell S. Barnes Attorney at Law 503 California Avenue Libby, Montana 59923 MATTHEW J. CUFFE DISTRICT JUDGE IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE NINETEENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT OF THE STATE OF MONTANA, IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF LINCOLN **************************** IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF ROBERT CLIFFORD HEYNE NO. DP - Deceased. **************************** NOTICE TO CREDITORS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned 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 months after the date of the first publication of this notice or said claims will be forever barred. Claims must either be mailed to NADINE E. PIVAL, the Personal Representative, return receipt requested, at the address below or filed with the Clerk of the above Court. DATED this XXX_day of April, 2020 ___________s/sNadine E. Pival c/o Russell S. Barnes Attorney at Law 503 California Avenue Libby, Montana 59923 Published In The Western News May 15, 22, & 29, 2020. MNAXLP

Return To: Russell S. Barnes Attorney at Law 503 California Avenue Libby, MT 59923 NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE To be sold for cash at Trustee's Sale on the 24th day of August, 2020, at 11:00 o'clock a.m., on the North steps of the Lincoln County Courthouse, located at 512 California Avenue, Libby, Montana, is the following property: Lots 17 and 18 and the South 17 feet of Lot 16, Block 15, LIBBY ORIGINAL, according to the map or plat thereof on file in the office of the Clerk and Recorder of Lincoln County, Montana. GARY NJIRICH and PAULETTE NJIRICH of P.O. Box 1046, Libby, MT 59923, as Grantor, convey the above described property to RUSSELL S. BARNES, ATTORNEY AT LAW, as Trustee, to secure an obligation owed to DELBERT W. BIDDLE, TRUSTEE OF THE DELBERT W. BIDDLE TRUST DATED 02/10/1986, as Beneficiary by Montana Trust Indenture dated November 4, 2010 and recorded November 5, 2010 in Book 334 Page 457, under Document No. 229459, in microfilm records of the Clerk and Recorder of Lincoln County, Montana. The default in the obligation, the performance of which is secured by the aforementioned Montana Trust Indenture, and for which default this foreclosure is made, is the failure by the Grantor, or other person owing an obligation, or by their successors-in-interest, to timely pay the monthly installments of $643.05 or more on or before the 5th day of each month, beginning on the 5th day of December, 2010; interest at the rate of 5% per annum; and the failure of Grantor to pay real estate taxes and hazard insurance premiums. Also the failure of the Grantor to pay expenses of the foreclosure, including Trustee's and attorney's fees and costs. There is presently owed on the obligation secured by the Montana Trust Indenture the principle sum of $ 110,000.00 plus interest thereon at the rate of 5% per annum from December 5, 2010, until paid. Other expenses to be charged against the sale proceeds include, hazard insurance premiums, Trustee's and Attorney's fees and costs, and expenses of foreclosure and sale. The Beneficiary has elected to sell the above described property to satisfy the aforementioned obligation and has instructed to undersigned Trustee to do so. DATED this XXX day of April, 2020. s/sRussell S. Barnes, Trustee 503 California Avenue Libby, MT 59923 STATE OF MONTANA County of Lincoln On this XXX day of April, 2020, before me, a Notary Public in and for said State, personally appeared Russell S. Barnes known to me to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument, and acknowledged to me that he executed the same in his capacity as Trustee. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand affixed my Notarial Seal the day and year first above written. s/sXXXXXXXXXXXX Notary Public for State of Montana Residing at XXX My commission expires XXX Published In The Western News May 15, 22, & 29, 2020. MNAXLP

Return To: Russell S. Barnes Attorney at Law 503 California Avenue Libby, MT 59923 NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE To be sold for cash at Trustee's Sale on the 24th day of August, 2020, at 11:15 o'clock a.m., on the North steps of the Lincoln County Courthouse, located at 512 California Avenue, Libby, Montana, is the following property: Part of Lot 1, GLENWOOD HOMES, according to the plat thereof on file in the described as follows: Beginning at a l 1/4 inch by 10 inch pipe which marks the position of the center 1/4 corner of Section 4, Township 30 North, Range 31 West, P.M.M., thence S. 89° 37' 51" W. 25.00 feet to a 1/2 inch by 24 inch steel pipe tagged ARS 4665S which marks the position of the NE corner of lot 1; thence S. 89° 37' 51" W. 306.44 feet to a 1/2 inch by 24 inch steel pipe tagged ARS 4664S; thence S. 0° 00' 21" W. 398.05 feet to a 1/2 inch by 24 inch steel pipe tagged ARS 4664S; thence N. 89° 41' 54" E. 5.00 feet to a 1/2 inch by 24 inch steel pipe tagged ARS 4664S; thence S. 0° 0' 21" W. 249.00 feet to a 1/2 inch by 24 inch steel pipe tagged ARS 4664S; thence N. 89° 41' 54" E. 271.51 feet to a 1/2 inch by 24 inch steel pipe tagged ARS 4664S; thence N. 35° E. 52.30 feet to a 1/2 inch by 24 inch steel pipe tagged ARS 4664S; thence North 604.75 feet to said NE corner of Lot 1; thence N. 89° 37' 51" E. 25.00 feet to the point of beginning. EXCEPTING THEREFROM the following described tract A parcel of land lying wholly within Lot 1, GLENWOOD HOMES, according to the plat thereof on file in the office of the Clerk and Recorder of Lincoln County, Montana, more particularly described as follows: Beginning at a 1Â 1/4 inch by 18 inch pipe which marks the position of the center 1/4 corner of Section 4, Township 30 North, Range 31 West, 25.00 feet to a 1/2 inch by 24 inch steel pipe tagged ARS 4664S which marks the position of the NE corner of Lot 1; thence S. 89° 37' 51" W. 306.44 feet to a 1/2 inch by 24 inch steel pipe tagged ARS 4664S; thence S. 00° 00' 2" W. 142.43 feet to a 1/2 inch by 24 inch steel pipe tagged ARS 4664S; thence N. 89° 41' 54" E. 306.45 feet to a 1/2 inch by 24 inch steel pipe tagged ARS 4664S; thence North 142.82 feet to said NE corner of Lot 1; thence N. 89° 37' 51" E. 25.00 feet to the point of beginning. Plat No. 2317. JOHN M. LOOMIS and DEBORAH K. LOOMIS of 30 Parmenter Drive, Libby, MT 59923, as Grantors, convey the above described property to RUSSELL S. BARNES, ATTORNEY AT LAW, as Trustee, to secure an obligation owed to EQUITY TRUST COMPANY CUST FBO Twila G. Wilcutt IRA, as Beneficiary by Montana Trust Indenture dated June 29, 2005 and recorded July 27, 2005 in Book 297 Page 649, under Document No. 186427, in microfilm records of the Clerk and Recorder of Lincoln County, Montana. The default in the obligation, the performance of which is secured by the aforementioned Montana Trust Indenture, and for which default this foreclosure is made, is the failure by the Grantor, or other person owing an obligation, or by their successors-in-interest, to timely pay the monthly installments of $660.82 or more on or before the 5th day of each month, beginning on the 5th day of August, 2005; interest at the rate of 12% per annum; and the failure of Grantor to pay real estate taxes and hazard insurance premiums. Also the failure of the Grantor to pay expenses of the foreclosure, including Trustee's and attorney's fees and costs. There is presently owed on the obligation secured by the Montana Trust Indenture the principle sum of $67,000.00 plus interest thereon at the rate of 12% per annum from the 4, 2015, until paid. Other expenses to be charged against the sale proceeds include, hazard insurance premiums, Trustee's and Attorney's fees and costs, and expenses of foreclosure and sale. The Beneficiary has elected to sell the above described property to satisfy the aforementioned obligation and has instructed to undersigned Trustee to do so. DATED this XXX day of April, 2020. s/s Russell S. Barnes, Trustee 503 California Avenue Libby, MT 59923 STATE OF MONTANA ) ss ) County of Lincoln ) On this XXX day of April, 2020, before me, a Notary Public in and for said State, personally appeared Russell S. Barnes known to me to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument, and acknowledged to me that he executed the same in his capacity as Trustee. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand affixed my Notarial Seal the day and year first above written. XXXXXXXXXXXXXXX Notary Public for State of Montana Residing at XXXXX My commission expires XXXXX Published In The Western News May 15, 22, & 29, 2020. MNAXLP