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Public Notices

STATE OF WYOMING )
) ss.
COUNTY OF SUBLETTE )
IN THE DISTRICT COURT
NINTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT
CIVIL ACTION NO. 2005-6756
FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF )
PINEDALE, a National Banking )
Organization, )
Plaintiff, )
vs. )
DOUGLAS F. STERCK, et. al. )
Defendants, )
LEGAL NOTICE
TO: DOUGLAS F. STERCK,
P.O. Box 2050, St. George, Utah, 84771
TAKE NOTICE that the FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF PINEDALE, anational banking organization, has filed a complaint against you in theabove-captioned matter in the District Court, Ninth Judicial District, SubletteCounty, Wyoming, naming you as a defendant. This complaint alleges that you have defaulted under theterms of a certain promissory note executed by you and delivered and payable tothe plaintiff, dated May 1, 2004, and in the original face amount of $232,657.10. The complaint asks forjudgment in the face amount of said note, plus advances for insurance andtaxes, plus accrued interest, reasonable attorney's fees, late charges,accruing taxes and insurance and costs of suit. The complaint further asks that the mortgage given to securesaid promissory notes, recorded in the office of the Sublette County Clerk atBook 100 of Mortgages, Page 476, be foreclosed and a decree be made for thesale of the involved real property according to law, that the proceeds of saidsale, after deducting for the cost of sale be applied in payment of the sumsdue plaintiff under the judgments requested in said complaint. The real property encumbered by saidmortgages is described as:
Township 33 North, Range 109 West of the 6th P.M., SubletteCounty, Wyoming:
Sec. 6: SW1/2NE1/4
TOGETHER WITH all improvements and appurtenances thereuntoappertaining,
EXCEPTING that parcel of land described in Warranty Deed tothe County of Sublette as recorded in the office of the Clerk of SubletteCounty, Wyoming in Book 43 of Warranty Deeds, page 339.
TOGETHER WITH all improvements and appurtenances thereuntoappertaining.
The complaint further requests a deficiency judgment againstyou for any amount remaining unpaid after the foreclosure sale of the concernedreal property and for such further relief as the court may deem just andequitable.
You are notified that you are required to answer plaintiff'scomplaint on or before Oct. 25, 2005, by filing the same with the clerk of thiscourt; otherwise, said complaint shall be taken as true and judgment shall berendered against you accordingly.
/s/ MARILYN M. JENSEN, Clerk of District Court
Published in the Sublette Examiner Sept. 1, 8, 15 and 22,2005.


STATE OF WYOMING )
)SS
COUNTY OF SUBLETTE )
IN THE DISTRICT COURT
NINTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT
IN THE MATTER OF THE )
DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP )
OF )
HELEN H. HALL, DECEASED )
Probate No. 2005-1958
NOTICE OF HEARING
TO: All heirs ofthe estate of
Helen H. Hall, Deceased
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a hearing will be held on the 26thday of September, 2005, at 10 o'clock a.m., in the courtroom of the DistrictCourt, 21South Tyler, Pinedale, Wyoming, for the purpose of determining who theheirs of Helen H. Hall, deceased, are who would have a right of descent to thereal property interests belonging to Helen H. Hall, deceased, at the time ofher death.
As stated more particularly in the complaint filed in thismatter on August 26, 2005, Helen H. Hall, deceased, died on May 8, 1992, asseized of the property identified as:
Lot 13, Boulder Lake Country Estates, first filing, atownsite addition to Sublette County, Wyo., as depicted and described on theplat
Thereof which was recorded on July 10, 1972, in the officeof the County Clerk of Sublette County, Wyoming
At the time of her death, Helen H. Hall was a resident ofBannock County, Idaho.
You are invited to attend in person and/or be represented bycouncil at the time of hearing. If there are no objections to the complaint,the authority requested by the plaintiffs may be granted by the court withoutfurther proceedings.
Dated this 26th day of August, 2005.
/s/ Sara E. Van Genderen
MULLIKIN, LARSON & SWIFT, LLC, P.O. Box 4099, Jackson,Wyo., 83001, 307-733-3923, Attorneys for Plaintiffs
Published in the Sublette Examiner Sept. 1, 8, 15 and 22,2005.


The State of Wyoming )
)ss
County of Sublette )
In The District Court
NINTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT
DOUBLE J RANCH, LLC, a Delaware )
Limited Liability Company )
Plaintiff, )
vs. )
NORMAN HARROWER, )
SOPHRONI OVIEDO, JULIENNE H. )
MANNING, JASON CHAUSSEE, )
LILLIAN HARROWER, TOM )
HARROWER, RUTH ARNOLD, )
JEAN ROTH, JAMES KING, )
HARROWER, JR., ROBERT A )
HARROWER, and John and Jane )
Doe's 1-10 )
Defendants. )
NOTICE OFHEARING
Civil Action No. 6579
TO: All heirs of the estate of
Marie L. Meyer, Deceased
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a hearing will be held on the 26thday of September, 2005, at 10 o'clock a.m., in the courtroom of the DistrictCourt, 21 South Tyler, Pinedale, Wyo., for the purpose of determining who theheirs of Marie L. Meyer, deceased, are who would have a right of descent to thereal property interests belonging to Marie L. Meyer, deceased, at the time of herdeath.
As stated more particularly in the complaint filed in thismatter on May 5, 2004, Marie L. Meyer, deceased, died intestate on May 24,1981, as seized of the property identified as:
Township 34 North, Range 112 West, 6th p.m., SubletteCounty, Wyoming
Section 7: SE1/4SE1/4
Section 8: E1/2SW1/4, SW1/4SW1/4
Section 10: SW1/4, S1/2SE1/4
Section 13: That part of the W1/2SE1/4 lying and beingsituate westerly of the WyomingState Secondary Highway No. 1805 also known as Highway 354
Section 13: W1/2SE1/4, less a four (4) acre tract describedin that certain Warranty Deed recorded in Book 14 of Deeds, at page 43 of thecounty records for Sublette County Wyoming
Section 14: SE1/4 (surface and minerals), S1/2N1/2,
Section 15: E1/2NE1/4,W1/2NW1/4, SW1/4, SE1/4
Section 17: All
Section 22: E1/2NE1/4, NW1/4NE1/4, NE1/4NW1/4
Section 23: E1/2E1/2 (surface minerals), NW1/4, W1/2NE1/4
Section 24: N1/2, N1/2SE1/4, E1/2SW1/4
Section 26: NE1/4NE1/4
At the time of her death, Marie L. Meyer was a resident ofSublette County, Wyoming.
You are invited to attend in person and/or be represented bycouncil at the time of hearing. If there are no objections to the complaint,the authority requested by the plaintiffs may be granted by the court withoutfurther proceedings.
Dated this 26th day of August, 2005
/s/ Matthew E. Turner
MULLIKIN, LARSON & SWIFT, LLC, P.O. Box 4099, Jackson,Wyo., 83001, 307-733-3923, Attorneys for Plaintiffs
Published in the Sublette Examiner Sept. 1, 8, 15 and 22,2005.


NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR REstaurant LIQUOR LICENSE
Notice is hereby given on the 31st day of August, 2005,Michael and Lorraine Gatzke applied for an application for a renewal of arestaurant liquor license in the office of the clerk of the Town of Big Piney,Wyoming, for the following described place and premises, to wit: Wood buildinglocated on lots 13, 14 and 15 of block 12 of C.P. McGlashan's first addition tothe Town of Big Piney, Wyoming, and protests, if any, against the issuance ofthis license will be heard Oct. 4, 2005, at 7 p.m. at the town hall in thecouncil chambers in Big Piney, Wyoming.
/s/ Vickie Brown
Published in the Sublette Examiner Sept. 8, 15, 22 and 29,2005.


The State of Wyoming )
Ss)
County of Sublette )
In the district court
Ninth judicial district
In the matter of the estate of
Robert Leo Paul, Jr.,
Probate No. 2005-1957
Notice
Application has been made to the Ninth Judicial DistrictCourt within and for Sublette County, Wyoming, by Rodney Dean Paul, the heir ofRobert Leo Paul, Jr., deceased, for a decree conveying and distributing thefollowing described real property, owned by the decedent at the time of hisdeath, in the manner requested in the Application filed herein:
A. North Side State Bank, 601 North Front Street, P.O. Box820, Rock Springs, Wyo. 82901, account no. 90577420, owned solely by Robert L.Paul, Jr., current balance as of January 18, 2005, in the amount of $2,682.33plus interest.
B. National Bank of Pinedale, P.O. Box 519, Pinedale, Wyo.82941, account no. 318396, owned solely by Robert Paul, current balance as ofDecember 31, 2004, in the amount of $291.54.
That on Sept 19, 2005, at 10 o'clock a.m. in the courtroomof said court in Pinedale, Wyoming, has been set as the time and place ofhearing of said application, when and where and persons interested may appearand make such claim or objection as they might have.
Dated this 6th day of Sept., 2005.
/s/Norman Young
Published in the Sublette Examiner Sept. 8 & 15, 2005.


IN THE DISTRICT COURT IN AND FOR SUBLETTE COUNTY, WYOMING
NINTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT
PATRICIA BACA STERCK, )
Plaintiff, )
vs. )
DOUGLAS FRANKLIN STERCK, )
Defendant. )
Civil Action No. 2005-6718
NOTICE OF SALE
HEREBY TAKE NOTICE:
Under and by virtue of a judgment and decree of foreclosureissued out of the District Court of the Ninth Judicial District in and forSublette County, State of Wyoming, on 2nd of September, 2005, in the aboveentitled action, wherein Patricia Baca Sterck obtained judgment for all amountsdue and owing her under certain mortgages in the recited amounts of $580,000.00plus interest of $38,931.51, costs of foreclosure in the amount of $1,211.01plus continuing costs and interest, and attorney's fees against Defendant,Douglas Franklin Sterck, I amcommanded to sell the following parcel of property, to-wit:
All that portion of Lot 2, Section 6, T33N-R109W, 6th P.M.,Sublette County, Wyoming, lying easterly of the easterly right of way of theIndustrial Site County Road No. 23-190 Second Extension, a Sublette County roadof record in the Office of the Clerk of Sublette County in Book 77 ofMiscellaneous Records on Page 106; containing 27.27 acres, more or less;
And
All that portion of the SW1/4NE1/4 of Section 6, T33N-R109W,6th P.M., Sublette County, Wyoming, lying easterly of the easterly right of wayof the Industrial Site County Road No. 23-190 Second Extension, a SubletteCounty road of record in the Office of the Clerk of Sublette County in Book 77of Miscellaneous Records on Page 106; containing 38.82 acres, more or less.
Notice is hereby given that on Friday, Oct. 7, 2005, at thesouth front door of the Sublette County Courthouse, in the Town of Pinedale,State of Wyoming, at the hour of 10 a.m., I will in accordance with saidjudgment and decree of foreclosure, sell the above described tract of propertyand apply the proceeds to satisfy the judgment Patricia Baca Sterck, said tractshall be sold to the highest bidder for cash, certified funds or other fundsacceptable to the undersigned. Thepurchaser at said sale will be entitled to a certificate of sale on the date ofthe sale and a sheriff's foreclosure deed at the end of the statutoryredemption period if the property is not redeemed during said redemptionperiod.
DATED this 7th day of September, 2005.
BARDY BARDIN, Sheriff
Published in the Sublette Examiner Sept. 15, 22, 29 and Oct.6, 2005.


STATE OF WYOMING )
COUNTY OF SUBLETTE )ss.
TOWN OF PINEDALE )
The Town Council of the Town of Pinedale met in specialsession, Monday, Aug. 31, 2005, at 7:15 p.m., in the town hall. Thosepresent: Rose Skinner, Barbara Boyce, Nylla Kunard, Miriam Carlson and GaryHeuck. Also present: Ed Wood, town attorney; Mark Eatinger andAaron Seehafer, representing Rio Verde Engineering; Ron Brown, public worksdirector; Carl Peternell; Sandy Sletten; Joe Bolinger; Frank Roncalio; ClintGilchrist; Sharon Bien; Tracie Dystra; and Isabel Rucker, representing theSublette Examiner.
The meeting was brought to order.
Ed Wood, town attorney, stated the meeting was called todiscuss the Sublette Avenue Sewer and Water Project concerning thedrainage. Aaron Seehafer, representing Rio Verde Engineering, gave anupdate on the project and the drainage problems with B Street. Seehaferdiscussed after cutting into the north side of the street to allow for valleypans, it was found that the grade to residents' properties was too steep.Seehafer stated Bob Harrower, a property owner on South Fremont, would allowthe drainage from B Street to flow onto his property. Seehafer stated Harrowerwould need a 30-foot easement and county approval since his property lies inthe county. Seehafer stated an agreement with Harrower would providereasonable maintenance grading on his section, culverts and gravel so that hecould cross the water. Sharon Bien, representing 114 East A Street, discussedher concerns and complaints with the project. Carl Peternell, representing240 South Bridger Avenue, discussed his concerns with the project. JoeBolinger, representing 333 South Bridger Avenue, discussed his concerns withthe project. Wood, stated he though an agreement with Harrower seemed like thebest way to go. Seehafer agreed that an agreement with Harrower would bethe best way to go. Council agreed to have Wood negotiate with Harrower.
Motion by Carlson to adjourn. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Meeting adjourned at 8:10 p.m.
ATTEST:
MAYOR
TOWN CLERK/TREASURER
Published in the Sublette Examiner Sept. 15, 2005.


STATE OF WYOMING )
COUNTY OF SUBLETTE )ss.
TOWN OF PINEDALE )
The Town Council of the Town of Pinedale met in regularsession, Monday, Aug. 22, 2005, at 6:30 p.m., in the town hall. Thosepresent: Rose Skinner, Barbara Boyce, Nylla Kunard, Gary Heuck and MiriamCarlson. Also present: Carl and Judy Peternell; James Thomas; David Reed;Aaron Seehafer, representing Rio Verde Engineering; Serese Kudar; Lil Penton,representing the Pinedale Airport Board; Ed Wood, town attorney; Andrew Slaton,representing the Pinedale Roundup; and Isabel Rucker, representing the SubletteExaminer.
The meeting was brought to order.
Motion by Carlson to approve the minutes of the July 25meeting with corrections as discussed and the minutes of the Aug. 8meeting as written. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Boyce to approve the Stockman's application for atwenty-four-hour catering/malt beverage permit for the Pinedale Council ofCatholic Women on Sept. 10. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Ed Wood, town attorney, requested an executive session todiscuss pending ligation concerning the town shop. Motion by Boyce to go intoexecutive session to discuss pending ligation. Motion seconded.Motion carriedunanimously.
Motion by Heuck to return to regular session. Motionseconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Ed Wood, town attorney, discussed the letter from JFCEngineers, signed by Bob Johnson and Joseph Manatos, certifying in the opinionof JFC, sufficient cause exists for the Town of Pinedale, the owner, toterminate the contract with KM Construction, Inc., as provided for in section14.2 Termination by the Owner for Cause of the General Conditions of theContract for Construction. After lengthy discussion, motion by Heuck tohave a special meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 31, at 6:30 p.m. to specificallyconsider the possible termination of the contractor based on the engineer'srecommendation. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Ed Wood, town attorney, and Lil Penton, representing thePinedale Airport Board, discussed authorizing a temporary easement to Reed'sConstruction Company on property contiguous to the Pinedale Airport. Motion by Carlson to approve resolution 2005-24, a resolution authorizing theexecution and delivery of an easement to Reed's Construction Company, Inc. overcertain town property. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Lil Penton, representing the Pinedale Airport Board,discussed the cost estimate of the installation of the flooring in the housethe airport manager is leasing from the airport board. After discussion,motion by Kunard to approve the cost estimate of $6,126.50 to do the workneeded related to laying the carpet at the airport house. Motionseconded. Carlson voted aye, Kunard voted aye, Boyce voted aye and Heuckabstained. Motion carried.
Aaron Seehafer, representing Rio Verde Engineering, gave anupdate on the Sublette Avenue Sewer and Water Rehabilitation Project and theSublette Avenue Valley Pan Project. Seehafer presented change order No.1, waterline additions to B Street, increase to contract price of $123,280.00and add one month for completion of water and sewer lines, substantialcompletion Oct. 1, 2005. After discussion, motion by Carlson to approvechange order No. 1 in the amount of $123,280.00 and add one additional monthfor completion time. Motion seconded. Motion carriedunanimously. Seehafer discussed making B Street an 18 foot wide street,placing a four-foot to six-foot-wide strip of asphalt on the backside of thevalley pan to prevent erosion on the cut banks and with six-foot valley pans toallow 10 feet for vehicles to park and snow to be plowed between valley pan andproperty line. After lengthy discussion, motion by Kunard to accept theplan for B Street to make it a 18-foot travel way. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously. Motion by Heuck to approve Ordinance 375, anordinance of the Town of Pinedale, Wyo., amending chapter 2.08, section2.08.010, of the Pinedale Municipal Code by modifying the time of the regularscheduled meetings of the town council, on the seconded reading. Motionseconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Kunard to approve the contract for service withThe Learning Center. Motion seconded. Motion carriedunanimously.
Mayor Skinner presented Rio Verde Engineering's letterrepresenting Mary Ann Menster's request for a letter from the town giving theirapproval for the application to rezone 50.3 acres from A-1 to R-R 6000 squarefeet minimum to be heard by the county prior to being heard by the town. Motion by Boyce to refer Mary Ann Menster's application, when it's ready, to thePinedale Planning and Zoning Board. Motion seconded. Motion carriedunanimously.
Mayor Skinner recommended Miriam Carlson to represent theTown of Pinedale on the PAWG socio-economic committee. Motion by Boyce toappoint Carlson to the PAWG Socio-economic Committee Task Group. Motionseconded. Boyce voted aye, Kunard voted aye, Heuck voted aye and Carlsonabstained. Motion carried.
Mayor Skinner presented Worthington, Lenhart and Carpenter,Inc., civil and environmental engineering's proposal to provide planning andengineering services. After discussion, motion by Boyce to haveWorthington, Lenhart and Carpenter, Inc. start reviewing our planning andzoning plans and engineering services that need reviewed. Motionseconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Mayor Skinner recommended Robert Brito for the PinedalePlanning and Zoning Board. Motion by Kunard to appoint Robert Brito tothe Pinedale Planning and Zoning Board. Motion seconded. Kunard votedaye, Boyce voted aye, Carlson voted aye and Heuck abstained. Motioncarried.
The following bills were presented for payment:
Aramark 192.65; ATCO 311.55; Big Brother Big Sister1,000.00; Binning Custom Products, Inc. 11,903.50; CenturyTel 439.77;CHDiagnotic & Consulting 1,935.00; Communication Concepts 3.95; WayneFornstrom 1,100.00; City of Kemmerer 105.00; Pacific Power 242.80; PinedaleGlass Inc. 205.65; R & E Computer Service 100.00; Patty Racich 184.88; RioVerde Engineering 12,989.86; Rocky Mountain Wash 47.70; Sublette CountyMosquito 18,162.00; Teletractors, Inc. 1,470.23; The Tire Den 55.00; UnionTelephone 129.34; wyoming.com, LLC 19.95; The Learning Center 1,819.13; Stateof Wyoming 50.00; Workers' Compensation 266.99.
Motion by Carlson to pay the bills as presented. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Carlson to adjourn. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Meeting adjourned at 8:05 p.m.
ATTEST:
MAYOR
TOWN CLERK/TREASURER
Published in the Sublette Examiner Sept. 15, 2005.


STATE OF WYOMING )
COUNTY OF SUBLETTE )ss.
TOWN OF PINEDALE )
The Town Council of the Town of Pinedale met in specialsession, Monday, Aug. 31, 2005, at 6:30 p.m., in the town hall. Thosepresent: Rose Skinner, Barbara Boyce, Miriam Carlson, Gary Heuck and NyllaKunard. Also present: Ed Wood, Town Attorney; Carl Peternell; SandySletten; Joe Bolinger; Ralph L. Wenz; Connie Wenz; Sally Mackey; John Mackey;Jay McClain; Marcus Day, representing Insurance Company of the West; BobJohnson, representing JFC Engineering; Frank Roncalio; Barbara Pfaff; JohnBrazinski, Attorney at Law; Paul Rock; Clint Gilchrist; Mark Eatinger and AaronSeehafer, representing Rio Verde Engineering; Sharon Bien; Tracie Dykstra; andIsabel Rucker, representing the Sublette Examiner.
The meeting was brought to order.
Ed Wood, town attorney, stated the special meeting wascalled to consider the possible termination of KM Construction, Inc. onthe town shop project, Wood added a letter from JFC Engineers, certifying inthe opinion of JFC, sufficient cause exists for the Town of Pinedale, theowner, to terminate the contract with KM Construction, Inc. Wood discussed the steps the towncouncil has to consider, agree to pay the balance of the contract price to thesurety company in order to continue their obligation under the bond after thetermination of the contract, Wood explained the surety company can arrange forthe contractor to perform the contract with the town's consent they can undertake to perform the contract themselves, obtain another contractor or waive theright to complete under the tender and deny liability.
John Mackey a concerned citizen, asked why the town isconsidering terminating the contract. Wood stated the failure to completethe project by July 21st as the scheduled completion, failure to provideadequate resources, abandoning the project and failure to provide continuity ofconstruction. Paul Rock, a concerned citizen, discussed the concrete floor thathas to be replaced.
Marcus Day, representing the bonding company, stated theywould hire an engineer to do an evaluation of the concrete floor. JohnBrazinski, KM Construction's attorney, discussed JFC's responsibilities andpointed out the KM Construction wasn't hired to design the roof, the projectwas not a design and build project. After lengthy discussion, motion byHeuck to terminated KM Construction's contract and turn over to the bondingcompany. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously. Wood statedthe balance of the contract money to be paid to the bonding company would beapproximately $267,000. Motion by Carlson to pay the balance of thecontract to the bonding company. Motion seconded. Motion carriedunanimously. Wood said that emergency steps will be figured out and thebonding company will be notified. Marcus Day requested all funds be frozenand not paid to anybody.
Motion by Boyce to adjourn. Motion seconded. Motioncarried unanimously. Meeting adjourned at 7 p.m.
ATTEST:
MAYOR
TOWN CLERK
Published in the Sublette Examiner Sept. 15, 2005

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