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MONTANA 21ST JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, RAVALLI COUNTY
In the Matter of the Name Change of Emily Ruth Poirier, Petitioner
Cause No. DV-14-130/4
Dept. No. 1
NOTICE OF HEARING ON NAME CHANGE
This is notice that Petitioner has petitioned the District Court for the 21st Judicial District for a change of name from Emily Ruth Poirier to Emilie Mae Davieau.
The hearing will be on April 30th, 2014, at 1:30 p.m. The hearing will be at the Courthouse in Ravalli County.
Dated this 19th day of March, 2014.
/s/ Paige Trautwein, Clerk of Court
By: Mary Sawyer, Deputy Clerk of Court.
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MONTANA TWENTY-FIRST JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, RAVALLI COUNTY
In the Matter of the Name Change of Clay Michael Fernandez, Kristina Fernandez, Petitioner
Cause No. DV-14-135
Dept. No. 2
NOTICE OF HEARING ON NAME CHANGE OF MINOR CHILD
This is notice that Petitioner has asked the District Court to change a child’s name from Clay Michael Fernandez to Clay Theodore Merwin. The hearing will be on May 8, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. The hearing will be at the Courthouse in Ravalli County.
Dated March 25, 2014.
/s/ Paige Trautwein, Clerk of District Court
By: Linda Cheyney, Deputy Clerk of Court
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MONTANA TWENTY-FIRST JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, RAVALLI COUNTY
In the Matter of the Name Change of Kylee Marie Fernandez, Kristina Fernandez, Petitioner
Cause No. DV-14-136
Dept. No. 2
NOTICE OF HEARING ON NAME CHANGE OF MINOR CHILD
This is notice that Petitioner has asked the District Court to change a child’s name from Kylee Marie Fernandez to Kylee Marie Merwin. The hearing will be on May 8, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. The hearing will be at the Courthouse in Ravalli County.
Dated March 25, 2014.
/s/ Paige Trautwein, Clerk of District Court
By: Linda Cheyney, Deputy Clerk of Court
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MONTANA TWENTY-FIRST JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, RAVALLI COUNTY
In the Matter of the Name Change of Samantha Jean Fernandez, Kristina Fernandez, Petitioner
Cause No. DV-14-137
Dept. No. 2
NOTICE OF HEARING ON NAME CHANGE OF MINOR CHILD
This is notice that Petitioner has asked the District Court to change a child’s name from Samantha Jean Fernandez to Samantha Jean Merwin. The hearing will be on May 8, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. The hearing will be at the Courthouse in Ravalli County.
Dated March 25, 2014.
/s/ Paige Trautwein, Clerk of District Court
By: Linda Cheyney, Deputy Clerk of Court
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NOTICE
PUBLIC HEARING
Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014
6:00 p.m.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of Stevensville Planning and Zoning Board will hold a public hearing on April 23rd, 2014 at 6:00 PM at the Town Council Chambers at 206 Buck Street, Stevensville, Montana 59870 for the purpose of obtaining public comments regarding:
A Request for Rezoning of a 3-acre lot just west of 3713 Eastside Highway for the purpose of constructing storage rental units.
Comments may be given orally at the hearing or submitted in writing mailed to Town Clerk, P.O. Box 30, Stevensville MT 59870 before 5:00 pm on April 23rd, 2014. Questions, comments or more information may be obtained by contacting Town Hall at 406-777-5271.
Attest: Stacy Bartlett
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NOTICE
PUBLIC HEARING
Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014
6:30 p.m.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of Stevensville Planning and Zoning Board will hold a public hearing on April 23rd, 2014 at 6:30 PM at the Town Council Chambers at 206 Buck Street, Stevensville, Montana 59870 for the purpose of obtaining public comments regarding:
A Request for Conditional Use Permit to the continue operating a bed and breakfast at 501 South Avenue. Comments may be given orally at the hearing or submitted in writing mailed to Town Clerk, P.O. Box 30, Stevensville MT 59870 before 5:00 pm on April 23rd, 2014. Questions, comments or more information may be obtained by contacting Town Hall at 406-777-5271.
Attest: Stacy Bartlett
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NOTICE
PUBLIC HEARING
Thursday, April 24, 2014
6:30 p.m.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Council of the Town of Stevensville will hold a public hearing on April 24, 2014 at 7:00 PM at the Town Council Chambers at 206 Buck Street, Stevensville, Montana, 59870 for the purpose of obtaining public comments regarding proposed adoption of the following Ordinance:
Ordinance No. 147 – An Ordinance Establishing Airport Affected Area Regulations for the Stevensville Airport and Adding Them as Chapter 3, Article V of the Stevensville, Montana Municipal Code.
All interested persons will be given the opportunity to ask questions and to express their opinions regarding the proposed ordinance.
Comments may be given orally at the hearing or submitted in writing mailed to Town Clerk, P.O. Box 30, Stevensville MT 59870 before 5:00 pm April 24,  2014. Questions, comments or more information may be obtained by contacting Town Hall at 406-777-5271.
Attest: Stacy Bartlett, Town Clerk.
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NOTICE
PUBLIC MEETING
Thursday, May 1st, 2014
7:00 p.m.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Council of the Town of Stevensville will hold a public meeting on May 1st, 2014 at 7:00 PM at the Town Council Chambers at 206 Buck Street, Stevensville, Montana, 59870 for the purpose of obtaining public comments regarding a proposed permissive levy.
All interested persons will be given the opportunity to ask questions and to express their opinions.
Comments may be given orally at the meeting or submitted in writing mailed to Town Clerk, P.O. Box 30, Stevensville, MT 59870 before 5:00 pm May 1st, 2014.
Questions, comments or more information may be obtained by contacting Town Hall at 406-777-5271.
Attest: Stacy Bartlett, Town Clerk.
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AUDIT PUBLICATION STATEMENT
An audit of the affairs of the Stevensville Public Schools, Stevensville, Montana, has been conducted by the firm of Denning, Downey & Associates, P.C, Certified Public Accountants.  The audit covered the fiscal year ending June 30, 2013.
Section 2-7-521, MCA, requires that this publication concerning the audit report is on file in its entirety and open to public inspection at Stevensville School District Business Office, 300 Park St., Stevensville, MT.
/s/ William F. Schiele
Business Manager/ Clerk
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SHAWN E. ROSSCUP
WELLS & McKITTRICK, P.C.
P.O. Box 9410
222 East Pine
Missoula, Montana 59807
Tel: 406-728-7177 Fax: 406-728-0790
admin@wandmlaw.com
Attorneys for Personal Representative
MONTANA TWENTY-FIRST JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, RAVALLI COUNTY
IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF CHERYL YAUGER, Deceased.
Case No.: DP-14- 27
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 decedent are required to present their claims within four (4) months after the date of the first publication of this notice or said claims will be forever barred. Claims must either be mailed to SHAWN E. ROSSCUP, attorney for the Personal Representative, return receipt requested, at P.O. Box 9410, Missoula, Montana 59807-9410, or filed with the Clerk of the above-entitled Court.
DATED: April 9th, 2014
THOMAS BENEDIK, Personal Representative
WELLS & McKITTRICK, P.C.
By: Shawn E. Rosscup
Attorneys for Personal Representative
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Jennifer B. Lint
Boatwright Law Office, P.C.
1091 South First Street
Hamilton, MT  59840
(406) 375-1385
Attorney for Personal Representative
MONTANA TWENTY-FIRST JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, RAVALLI COUNTY
IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF KATHLEENE AGNES ROGERS, Deceased.
Case No.: DP-14-30
Department No. 2
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 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 Cheryl Rogers O’Brien, the Personal Representative, return receipt requested, at Boatwright Law Office, 1091 S. First Street, Hamilton, MT  59840, or filed with the Clerk of the above-entitled Court.
DATED this 17th day of April, 2014.
/s/  Cheryl Rogers O’Brien, Personal Representative
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NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE
THE FOLLOWING LEGALLY DESCRIBED TRUST PROPERTY TO BE SOLD FOR CASH AT TRUSTEE’S SALE.  Notice is hereby given that the undersigned trustee will, on August 25, 2014, at the hour of 10:00 AM sell at public auction to the highest bidder for cash, the interest in the following described real property which the Grantor has or had power to convey at the time of execution by him of the said Deed of Trust, together with any interest which the Grantor his successors in interest acquired after the execution of said Deed of Trust, to satisfy the obligations thereby secured and the costs and expenses of sale, including reasonable charge by the Trustee, at the following place:  At the North entrance of the County Courthouse, 205 Bedford, Hamilton, MT.
Ravalli County Federal Credit Union, as Beneficiary of a certain Deed of Trust, hereinafter described, gives notice that the Beneficiary, as a result of a default under the terms and conditions of said Deed of Trust, has elected to consider all the principal and interest due and has elected to sell the hereinafter described property in satisfaction of the obligation.
The said Deed of Trust was executed by the Grantor, Jamie R. Loesch, on the 14th day of April, 2006, to the Trustee, First American Title Company, with its principal office in Hamilton, Montana, specifically reserving and granting to trustee power of sale.  Said Deed of Trust was filed for record on the 19th day of April, as Document No. 570191, records of Ravalli County, Montana.
The said Deed of Trust is security for a Note executed on the 14th day of April, by Jamie R. Loesch made payable to the order of Ravalli County Federal Credit Union, and for underlying obligations secured by the Deed of Trust recorded as Document No. 570191.
Ravalli County Federal Credit Union, Beneficiary, appointed Jennifer B. Lint, Boatwright Law Office, P.C., 1091 South 1st Street, Hamilton, Montana  59840, as successor trustee by instrument dated the 14th day of March, 2014, and recorded on the 18th day of March, 2014, as Document No. 676275, records of Ravalli County, Montana.
Said Deed of Trust encumbers the following described real property, which does not exceed forty (40) acres in area, situated in Ravalli County, Montana:
A tract of land being a portion of the SE ¼, Section 34, Township 8 North, Range 20 West, P.M.M., Ravalli County, Montana, and being more particularly described as Parcel C Certificate of Survey No. 566686-F
Property Address:     2301 147th Drive, Corvallis, Montana 59828
The default of the obligation, the performance of which is secured by the aforementioned Deed of Trust, and for which default of this foreclosure is made, is for failure to pay the monthly payments as and when due.
Pursuant to the provisions of the Deed of Trust, the Beneficiary has exercised, and hereby exercises, its option to declare the full amount secured by such Deed of Trust immediately due and payable.  There presently is due on said obligation the principal sum of $25,381.11 plus interest at a rate of 6.75% totaling $1,943.20, late charges in the amount of $256.00, property taxes paid by Beneficiary in the amount of $256.00, as of April 11, 2014, plus the costs of foreclosure, attorney’s fees, trustee’s fees, escrow closing fees, and other accruing costs.
The Beneficiary has elected, and does hereby elect, to sell the above-described property to satisfy the obligation referenced above.  The Beneficiary declares that the Grantor is in default as described above and demands that the Trustee sell the property described above in accordance with the terms and provisions of this Notice.  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 in cash.  The conveyance will be made by a limited warranty Trustee’s Deed.  The purchase shall be entitled to possession of the property on the 10th day following the sale.
The sale may be postponed by up to 15 days for any reason by public proclamation at the scheduled sale.  If there is a stay by bankruptcy or court order, the sale may be postponed up to 30 days at a time by public proclamation, for a total of no more than 120 days.
The grantor, successor in interest to the grantor or any other person having an interest in the property, at any time prior to the Trustee’s Sale, may pay to the beneficiary the entire amount then due under the Trust Indenture 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 thereby cure the default theretofore existing.
DATED 14th day of April, 2014.
/s/ Jennifer B. Lint, Trustee
Boatwright Law Office, P.C.
1091 South First Street
Hamilton, MT  59840
STATE OF MONTANA    )
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County of Ravalli
On this 14th day of April, 2014, before me, the undersigned, a Notary Public for the State of Montana, personally appeared Jennifer B. Lint, known to me to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument, and acknowledged to me that she executed the same.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and seal the day and year first above written.
/s/ Lynne A. Claassen
Notary Public for the State of Montana
Printed Name: Lynne A. Claassen
(SEAL)
Residing at: Hamilton
My Commission Expires: April 6, 2017
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