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Legals for May, 20 2022

| May 20, 2022 12:00 AM

W. Bridger Christian, LL.M. CHRISTIAN SAMSON & BASKETT, PLLC 310 W. Spruce Street Missoula, Montana 59802 (406) 721-7772 Attorney for Plaintiff MONTANA NINETEENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, LINCOLN COUNTY TIFFANY HOUSE, Plaintiff, vs. CONRAD COGGESHALL, DAVID E. ORR, AND ALL OTHER PERSONS, UNKNOWN, CLAIMING OR WHO MIGHT CLAIM ANY RIGHT, TITLE, ESTATE, OR INTEREST IN OR LIEN OR ENCUMBRANCE UPON THE REAL PROPERTY DESCRIBED IN THE COMPLAINT ADVERSE TO PLAINTIFF'S OWNERSHIP OR ANY CLOUD UPON PLAINTIFF'S TITLE, WHETHER THE CLAIM OR POSSIBLE CLAIM IS PRESENT OR CONTINGENT. Defendants. Cause No. DV-22-18 SUMMONS (David E. Orr) THE STATE OF MONTANA SENDS GREETINGS TO: David E. Orr 957 Warland Creek Libby, MT 59923 You are hereby summoned to answer the Complaint in this action which is filed in the Office of the Clerk of this Court, a copy of which is herewith served upon you, and to file your answer and serve a copy thereof upon the Plaintiff's attorneys within twenty-one (21) days after the service of this Summons, exclusive of the day of service, and in case of your failure to appear or answer, judgement will be taken against you by default for the relief demanded in the Complaint. WITNESS my hand and seal of said court this16th day of February, 2022. CLERK OF THE DISTRICT COURT TRICIA BROOKS _ By s/ Kelsi Chambers Deputy Clerk Published In The Western News May 20, 27 & June 3, 2022. MNAXLP

CITY OF LIBBY P.O. BOX 1428 LIBBY, MT 59923 406-293-2731 CALL FOR BIDS The City of Libby will receive sealed bids up to and including 4:30 p.m. on Friday June 17th, 2022, for the purchase of unspecified amounts of the following items: 1. CRS2-CRS2P, MC250, HFE 300HP, and HF150S road oil in truck load lots as required (bids should state price per ton and net gallons per ton delivered F.O.B. Libby). 2. Unleaded Gasoline. 3. #2 Diesel Fuel Oil. 4. Propane. Crushing and stockpiling 5/8" minus crushed gravel 3/8" minus crushed chips to meet NAAQ standards for PM-10 (Subchapter 3. Paragraph 75.1-303 EMISSION LIMITS) at the city gravel pit using city materials (gravel), unless other arrangement is made. Bids should state price per cubic yard. PROCESS COLD MIXED ASPHALT: Using asphalt emulsion best suited for crushed aggregate provided by City (determined by samples taken from stockpile and lab tested). Mixing and stockpiling to be performed at City gravel pit on Pipe Creek Road unless other arrangements are made. HOT MIXED ASPHALT PAVING: (bid price per square yard, 1" - 2" mat, compacted in place) to be done within the City Limits having existing cement curbs and gutters, storm drain catch basins, sewer manholes and water valve boxes. Bids to include a hot mix design to perform under business/residential traffic loads, preparation of existing street surface to efficiently accept hot mix overlay, tack coat, paving and compacting to current MDOT specifications. The City of Libby understands that preparation needs of street surfaces vary and that each street requires different treatment prior to paving. The average costs for preparation are needed as a guideline for budgeting purposes and information can be made more specific if funds become available. Purchase of fuels is to be made from a Key-Lock, Card-Lock, and in a facility accessible 24 hour per day. Your bids for the Propane, Unleaded Gasoline and Diesel Fuel must disclose the following: Unleaded Gasoline: Supply Rack Posted price Discount (if any) Freight to Libby State Tax DST Fee/Super Fund Fee Subtotal Minimum Markup of 7% Additional Margin TOTAL BID Diesel Fuel: Supply Rack Posted price Discount (if any) Freight to Libby State Tax DST Fee/Super Fund Fee Subtotal Minimum Markup of 7% Additional Margin Propane: Supply Rack Posted price Discount (if any) Freight to Libby State Tax DST Fee/Super Fund Fee Subtotal Minimum Markup of 7% Additional Margin TOTAL BID Please quote your bid for prices effective on July 1, 2022, through June 30, 2023, and include a copy of the OPTS posting for the supply rack involved. It is understood that propane, unleaded gasoline, and diesel fuel prices fluctuate. The successful vender may change prices as the supply rack prices change. The City reserves the right to request verification through OPTS posting from time to time during this contract. Bids will be accepted on one or all bases. The City will accept the lowest responsible bid, but the council reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any technicality or informality and accept any bid which may be deemed best for the interest of the City of Libby. The successful bidder will be required to abide by Federal and State minimum wage and fringe benefit laws, particularly Section 18-2-401, et seq. MCA and must comply with all requirements of applicable Federal laws in this State. Bid bonds requirements of Section 18-1-202 MCA shall be waived. Bids should be addressed to the City Clerk/Treasurer, Post Office Box 1428, Libby, Montana 59923-1428, sealed and be plainly marked "Bids". Bids will be opened Friday, June 17th, 2022, at 4:30 p.m. with a recommendation to the City Council at the next regular scheduled meeting or at the next scheduled special meeting, whichever is earlier. By order of the Mayor of the City of Libby, Montana, this 18th day of May 2022. Published In The Western News May 20, 2022. MNAXLPsw

Christopher W. Froines FROINES LAW OFFICE, PC Century Plaza Building 3819 Stephens Ave., #301 Missoula, Montana 59801 406.829.3303 (Fax) 877.688.4696 Attorney for Personal Representative MONTANA NINETEENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT LINCOLN COUNTY IN RE THE ESTATE OF: JENNIFER HUTCHINSON, Deceased Probate No. DP-21-137 NOTICE TO CREDITORS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Robert Praml has been appointed Personal Representative of the above-named estate. All persons having claims against the decedent 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 Robert Praml, Personal Representative, return receipt requested, c/o Christopher W. Froines, FROINES LAW OFFICE, PC., 3819 Stephens Ave., Suite 301, Missoula, Montana, 59801, or filed with the Clerk of the above Court. DATED this 11th day of May 2022. FROINES LAW OFFICE, PC /s/ Christopher W. Froines Attorney for the Personal Representative I declare under penalty of perjury and under the laws of the state of Montana that the foregoing is true and correct. DATED this 11th day of May 2022. s/s Robert Praml, Personal Representative Published In The Western News May 13, 20, and 27, 2022. MNAXLP

Public Notice DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION TIMBER SALE The Department of Natural Resources and Conservation, Libby Unit is proposing a timber harvest on approximately 165 acres of State Trust Land located in T31N, R29W, Sec. 12 within the Cripple Horse Creek drainage. A brief description of the proposed action is listed below. Preliminary estimates indicate that approximately 1 - 1.5 million board feet of timber would be harvested. Approximately 1 mile of new road construction, approximately 0.6 miles of road re-construction and approximately 1.6 miles of road maintenance would be required to access timber. Ground based tractor logging systems would be utilized on approximately all acres. Proposed silvicultural harvest treatments would include shelterwood, seed tree, and/or commercial thinning. Follow-up treatments could include machine piling and scarification, slash burning, noxious weed spraying, hand planting tree seedlings and pre-commercial thinning. Road construction and harvest activities could begin during 2023. This timber sale is part of a program managing forested State Trust Land for revenue to support the Capital Buildings Trust. The Department would like the public's input regarding the proposal to harvest timber on this parcel. Those interested should address written comments to: Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation, Attention: Dave Marsh, 177 State Lands Office Road, Libby, MT 59923, or E-mail: You can telephone at: (406) 283-3535. Comments need to be received by 5:00 PM on June 13, 2022. Published In The Western News May 13, 20, 27, June 3 & 10, 2022. MNAXLP