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Public Notice : Legals

Budget hearing - St. Ignatius School District

Final Budget Hearing for the 2018-2019 School Year
   Trustees in School District #28 will be meeting on August 21, 2018 to consider and adopt the Final Budget for the upcoming year. The meeting will be held in St. Ignatius library at 6:45 p.m. The meeting of the Trustees may continue from day to day until the final adoption of the district's budget. Any taxpayer in the district may appear at the meeting and be heard for or against any part of the budget. Draft budgets are available for inspection at the District Office.
   Contact: Jason Sargent, Superintendent
PO Box 1540
St. Ignatius, MT 59865
745-3811, ext. 260

July 18, 2018

Leon Drowatzky

    In accordance with the Knox County Superior Court, Maine, Docket No. RE-18-012, Order for Alternative Service, dated June 18, 2018, the Law Offices of Cohen, Cohen & Hallowell, P.C., hereby publishes notice of the filing of a Summons, Complaint and Amended Complaint for Foreclosure (Title to Real Estate Involved), 36 Rabbit Farm Road, Warren [Maine], Mortgage dated 3/26/2008, Knox County Registry of Deeds, Book 3936, Page 277, in the matter of Kirby Mank, Personal Repre- sentative of the Estate of Harlow M. Mank vs. Leon Drowatzky and Patricia Fogg, Defendants, and Town of Warren [Maine], Party-in-Interest. Pursuant to the Order for Alternative Service, dated June 18, 2018, service is hereby made upon Defendant, Leon Drowatzky, by publication in the Valley Journal, servicing Lake County Montana.                              
    If you wish to oppose this lawsuit, you or your attorney must prepare and serve a written answer to the Amended Complaint within 20 days from the day of publication. You or your attorney must serve your Answer, by delivering a copy of it in person or by mail to the Plaintiff’s attorney. You or your attorney must also file the original of your Answer with the Court by mailing it to the following address: Clerk of Superior Court, 62 Union St., Rockland ME 04841. Court rules governing the preparation and service of Answer are found at IMPORTANT WARNING If you fail to serve an Answer within the time stated above, or if, after you answer, you fail to appear at any time the Court notifies you to do so, a judgment by default may be entered against you in your absence for the money damages or other relief demanded in the Amended Complaint. If this occurs, your employer may be ordered to pay part of your wages to the Plaintiff or your personal property, including bank accounts and your real estate may be taken to satisfy the judgment. If you intend to oppose this lawsuit, do not fail to answer within the required time. If you believe the plaintiff is not entitled to all or part of the claim set forth in the Complaint or if you believe you have a claim of your own against the Plaintiff, you should talk to a lawyer.  If you feel you cannot afford to pay a fee to a lawyer, you may ask the clerk of court for information as to places where you may seek legal assistance.                                      
    Attorney for Plaintiff: Michele G. Hallowell, Esq., Law Offices of Cohen, Cohen & Hallowell, P.C., P.O. Box I, 898 Main St., Waldoboro ME  04572, Tel. 207-832-5363.

July 11, 18 and 25, 2018

Public hearing - Ronan preliminary budget

City of Ronan Preliminary Budget FY 2018-2019
   The preliminary budget for the City of Ronan for the 2018-2019 fiscal year, as prepared, is on file at Ronan City Hall and open to inspection by all taxpayers. A public hearing will be held at Ronan City Hall, August 6, 2018 at 5:30 p.m.  Any taxpayer may appear at the hearing and be heard for, or against, any part of the proposed budget. At a later date, the budget for FY 2018-2019 shall be finally approved and adopted by the Council. Kaylene Melton, Clerk/Treasurer

July 18 and 25, 2018

Public hearing - Water quality standards


   The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes (CSKT) are seeking public comment on proposed updates for the CSKT Water Quality Standards and any other aspect of the CSKT Water Quality Standards.  Public comment will be accepted until close of business August 23, 2018.
    A public hearing will be held on August 15, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Tribal Council Chambers located at New Tribal Complex Building, 42487 Complex Blvd., Pablo, MT. Both written and oral comments on the proposed rules will be accepted at the hearing.

    Requests for a copy of the revised standards can be sent to: CSKT Natural Resources Department,
Water Quality Program – Attention Paula Webster, PO Box 278, Pablo, MT 59855. Or request by Email:, Phone: (406) 675-2700 ext. 7211.

    Alternatively, the CSKT Water Quality Standards Document can be downloaded at: This document is listed under the Featured Documents on the main page. Comments can be submitted online to the same address listed above. You can find the form listed under Available Forms. Oral and written comments may be provided at the hearing, or written comments to the physical or email addresses above
    Proposed changes are denoted in red. New text is red and underlined.

July 11 and 18, 2018

Surplus property sale

Charlo School District 7J 

    In compliance with 20-6-604 MCA, on June 19th, 2018, the Charlo School Board of Trustees School District 7J, resolved to sell/dispose of surplus property that is unsuitable for the purpose of the District.  Items will be for sale on July 19, 2018 from 9:00 am to noon at the Charlo School.

    Items included: printers, laptops, netbooks, desktop computers, ipods, TVs, tables, desks, chairs, text materials. If interested in purchasing please call or stop by the school on July 19, 2018 from 9 am to 12:00 pm at  404 1st Ave West, Charlo, 644-2206.

July 11 and 18, 2018


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