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Legals for March, 19 2021

| March 19, 2021 12:00 AM

Service Date: March 16, 2021 DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SERVICE REGULATION BEFORE THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION OF THE STATE OF MONTANA IN THE MATTER OF the Petition of Commnet Wireless, LLC for Designation as an Eligible Telecommunications Carrier REGULATORY DIVISION DOCKET NO. 2021.03.030 NOTICE OF APPLICATION AND INTERVENTION DEADLINE On March 3, 2021, Commnet Wireless, LLC ("Commnet") filed with the Montana Public Service Commission ("Commission") its Application for Designation as an Eligible Telecommunications Carrier ("Application"). Commnet was selected as a winning bidder in certain census blocks available in Montana under the Federal Communications Commission's Rural Digital Opportunity Fund ("RDOF") Phase I Auction. Those census blocks are located in the following Montana counties: Lincoln, Park, and Lewis and Clark. Commne's receipt of $5,964,914 in RDOF support over ten years is contingent upon receiving designation as an eligible telecommunications carrier ("ETC") from the Commission by June 7, 2021. Commnet requests expedited consideration of its Application. A copy of the filing is publicly available online at the Commission's website ( under Docket No. 2021.03.030. On March 20, 2020, the Commission issued a Notice of Operational Changes in Response to Coronavirus ("Notice"). Under the "Office Closed to Public" section of the Notice, the Commission outlined a temporary change for office closure during business hours. A copy of the filing is not currently available at the Commission's business office. A copy of the filing may also be available at the office of Montana Consumer Counsel ("MCC"), which represents consumer interests before the Commission, 111 North Last Chance Gulch, Suite 1B, Helena, MT 59601, (406) 444-2771. MCC should be contacted to inquire of any operational changes due to coronavirus. Interested parties' can register on the Commission's website to be added to the Watch List for notice of filings in this docket (select "EDDI", create ePass account, and, under "Watch List" tab, enter Docket No. 2021.03.030). The Commission invites any interested party affected by Commnet's Application to intervene in this docket. To intervene, a party must file a petition to intervene with the Commission no later than April 5, 2021. A party seeking intervention must submit an electronic petition to the Commission's website at ("EDDI, Customer Portal & E-Filing" icon). Under the "Electronic Filings" section of the Notice, the Commission outlined a temporary change in its policy. All filings must be made in EDDI and hard copies are not required. A party seeking intervention must also mail a hard copy of the petition to MCC at the address stated above, and to Commnet's attorney, Michael Green, Crowley Fleck PLLP, 900 N. Last Chance Gulch, Suite 200, Helena, MT 59601. The Commission invites members of the public who do not wish to formally intervene to submit written public comments on the matter to the Commission's address at 1701 Prospect Ave., P.O. Box 202601, Helena, MT 59620; through the Commission's website at (select "Documents & Proceedings" tab; select "Comment on a Proceeding"; select "Continue as Guest"; complete form; select "Submit") or by email at The Commission's jurisdiction over this matter is provided in Title 69 and Title 2, Chapter 4 of the Montana Code Annotated; Title 38, Chapters 2 and 5 of the Montana Administrative Rules, and any prior orders of the Commission relevant to the issues presented. DONE AND DATED this 16th day of March, 2021. BY THE MONTANA PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION JAMES BROWN, Chairman BRAD JOHNSON, Vice Chairman TONY O'DONNELL, Commissioner RANDALL PINOCCI, Commissioner JENNIFER FIELDER, Commissioner Published In The Western News March 19, 2021. MNAXLP

Public Notice of Live Fire Training 1040 Mineral Avenue Libby,MT 59923 Public Notice The Libby Volunteer Fire Department intends to conduct live fire training exercises at 1040 Mineral Avenue from approximately 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday morning the 27th of March, 2021 providing Air Quality gives approval on that day. If Air Quality does not give the ok that day then April 10th will be the alternate day, same times.The structure is located at 1040 Mineral Avenue (White House on corner of Mineral and Oak) . The structure is clear of any asbestos containing material but will contain some petroleum based products. Comments or questions should be directed to: Steve Lauer, Libby Fire Department 293-9217 Scott Beagle, Libby Fire Department 293-1996 Jake Mertes, Lincoln County Air Quality 283-2444 Dr. Brad Black, County Health 293-9274 Published In The Wester Nerws February 26, March 12 & 19, 2021. MNAXLP

Honorable Matthew Cuffe District Court Judge Lincoln County District Court 512 California Avenue Libby, Mt. 59923 MONTANA NINETEENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, LINCOLN COUNTY IN RE THE MATTER OF GUARDIANSHIP OF CORBIN LEROY JOHNSON, a Minor No. DG-2020-17 ORDER CONTINUING HEARING This matter cam before the Court on Petitioner Shenea Rashell Rice's Unapposed Mothing to Continue Hearing. In consideration of the same, and for good cause shown. IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT the hearing currently scheduled for March 5, 2021, be and hereby is VACATED and reset for the 22nd day of April, 2021, at 10am or as soon thereafter as the parties may be heard. Petitioner Shenea Rashell Rice shall publish notice of the date and time of the hearing in accordance with M.C.A. §71-1-301(1)(c), as well as attempt delivery upon the natural parents in accordance with M.C.A. §72-1-301(1)(b). Dated this 2nd day of March, 2021. s/Matthew J. Cuffe HONORABLE MATTHEW J. CUFFE Published In The Western News March 5, 12 & 19, 2021. MNAXLP

Russell S. Barnes Attorney At Law PO Box 5482 Whitefish, Montana 59937 406-293-1812 Honorable Matthew J. Cuffe MONTANA NINETEENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT COUNTY OF LINCOLN IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF RICHARD H. THOLEN, Deceased PROBATE NO. DP-21-22 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 GREG THOLEN, the Personal Representative return receipt requested, at the address below or filed with the Clerk of the above Court. DATED this 9th day of February, 2021. s/s Greg Tholen c/o Russell S. Barnes Attorney At Law PO Box 5482 Whitefish, Montana 59937 Published In The Wester News March 5, 12 & 19, 2021. MNAXLP