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Legal Notices 7-17

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

2019 Round 2 Structure Demolition

and Site Restoration

Project No. 3755.13

The City of Minot, through the use of

State of North Dakota funds, Depart-

ment of Housing and Urban

Development (HUD) Community

Development Block Grant Disaster

Recovery (CDBG-DR) funds, and

Department of Housing and Urban

Development National Disaster

Resilience (NDR) funds, purchased

houses that were inundated during

the 2011 Souris River Flood and is

now seeking a Contractor to demol-

ish structures at approximately 13

properties. Basement excavation

and site restoration will also be com-

pleted. The City of Minot invites the

public to bid upon the following pro-

ject: 2019 Round 2 STRUCTURE

DEMOLITION AND SITE RES-

TORATION PROJECT No. 3755.13

The City Council City of Minot

reserves the right to reject any or all

bids and to award the contract as it

deems to be in the best interest of

the City of Minot. Each bidder must

provide a bid bond in the amount of

5% of the bid and contractor’s

license, which are to be included in

a separate envelope attached to the

outside of the bid. Each bidder must

include a copy of their North Dakota

Waste Hauler’s Permit (MSW), and

their Hazardous Waste Disposal

Plan WITH their bid. It should also

be noted that any addendums that

may be issued prior to bid opening

must be acknowledged on the out-

side of the bid envelope. The suc-

cessful, responsible Bidder will be

required to sign the Contract and fur-

nish the appropriate performance

and payment bonds in the amount of

the total bid, and in accordance with,

the State of North Dakota. The bond

is required in order to secure the

performance obligations of the Con-

tractor. The Contract will not be exe-

cuted, nor will work begin, should

the successful Bidder fail to furnish

the performance and payment

bonds required. This Contract shall

be subject to liquidated damages as

stated in the bidding documents,

which will be charged against the

contractor for each day past the

completion date stated in the Con-

tract or as amended by change ord-

er. Bidding documents for the pro-

ject may be viewed at the CDM

Smith Disaster Recovery Office or

Minot’s Builder’s Exchange. Bidding

documents may be obtained at the

CDM Smith Disaster Recovery Of-

fice located at the Arrowhead Mall,

1600 2nd Ave SW, Suite 27, Minot,

North Dakota. Bid proposals must

be submitted on the forms provided.

A mandatory pre-bid conference will

be held at the City Hall located at

515 2nd Ave SW, Minot, North

Dakota at 10:00 A.M. (CST) on July

31, 2019 to discuss the bidding do-

cuments, followed by site visits to

the project sites.

Sealed bids will be received up to

the hour of 10:00 A.M. (CST) on Au-

gust 7, 2019, at the City Hall. All

bids will be opened at 10:00 A.M. on

the same day. The project is being

funded, in part, with CDBG-DR

funds. Therefore, the Bidder will be

required to comply with all Federal,

State, and Local regulations. These

requirements include compliance

with Section 3 employment plan,

and the Contractor must ensure that

employees and applicants for em-

ployment are not discriminated

against because of their race, color,

religion, sex or national origin. The

City of Minot reserves the right to

determine the lowest responsible

and eligible bidder, to waive irregu-

larities, and to reject any or all bids.

The City of Minot strongly en-

courages maximum participation in

all bids by qualified Disadvantaged

Business Enterprises (DBEs),

Minority Business Enterprises

(MBEs), and Women Business En-

terprises (WBEs), small businesses,

and by local construction and demol-

ition companies, as prime contrac-

tors and as subcontractors.

(July 17-24-31, 2019)

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

2019 Round 3 Structure Demolition

and Site Restoration

Project No. 3755.14

The City of Minot, through the use of

State of North Dakota funds, Depart-

ment of Housing and Urban

Development (HUD) Community

Development Block Grant Disaster

Recovery (CDBG-DR) funds, and

Department of Housing and Urban

Development National Disaster

Resilience (NDR) funds, purchased

houses that were inundated during

the 2011 Souris River Flood and is

now seeking a Contractor to demol-

ish structures at approximately 16

properties. Basement excavation

and site restoration will also be com-

pleted. The City of Minot invites the

public to bid upon the following pro-

ject: 2019 Round 3 STRUCTURE

DEMOLITION AND SITE RES-

TORATION PROJECT No. 3755.14

The City Council City of Minot

reserves the right to reject any or all

bids and to award the contract as it

deems to be in the best interest of

the City of Minot. Each bidder must

provide a bid bond in the amount of

5% of the bid and contractor’s

license, which are to be included in

a separate envelope attached to the

outside of the bid. Each bidder must

include a copy of their North Dakota

Waste Hauler’s Permit (MSW), and

their Hazardous Waste Disposal

Plan WITH their bid. It should also

be noted that any addendums that

may be issued prior to bid opening

must be acknowledged on the out-

side of the bid envelope. The suc-

cessful, responsible Bidder will be

required to sign the Contract and fur-

nish the appropriate performance

and payment bonds in the amount of

the total bid, and in accordance with,

the State of North Dakota. The bond

is required in order to secure the

performance obligations of the Con-

tractor. The Contract will not be exe-

cuted, nor will work begin, should

the successful Bidder fail to furnish

the performance and payment

bonds required. This Contract shall

be subject to liquidated damages as

stated in the bidding documents,

which will be charged against the

contractor for each day past the

completion date stated in the Con-

tract or as amended by change ord-

er. Bidding documents for the pro-

ject may be viewed at the CDM

Smith Disaster Recovery Office or

Minot’s Builder’s Exchange. Bidding

documents may be obtained at the

CDM Smith Disaster Recovery Of-

fice located at the Arrowhead Mall,

1600 2nd Ave SW, Suite 27, Minot,

North Dakota. Bid proposals must

be submitted on the forms provided.

A non-mandatory pre-bid conference

will be held at the City Hall located

at 515 2nd Ave SW, Minot, North

Dakota at 9:45 A.M. (CST) on July

31, 2019 to discuss the bidding do-

cuments, followed by site visits to

the project sites. Sealed bids will be

received up to the hour of 10:00

A.M. (CST) on August 7, 2019, at

the City Hall. All bids will be opened

at 10:00 A.M. on the same day. The

project is being funded, in part, with

CDBG-DR funds. Therefore, the

Bidder will be required to comply

with all Federal, State, and Local re-

gulations. These requirements in-

clude compliance with Section 3 em-

ployment plan, and the Contractor

must ensure that employees and ap-

plicants for employment are not

discriminated against because of

their race, color, religion, sex or na-

tional origin. The City of Minot

reserves the right to determine the

lowest responsible and eligible

bidder, to waive irregularities, and to

reject any or all bids. The City of

Minot strongly encourages max-

imum participation in all bids by

qualified Disadvantaged Business

Enterprises (DBEs), Minority Busi-

ness Enterprises (MBEs), and Wom-

en Business Enterprises (WBEs),

small businesses, and by local con-

struction and demolition companies,

as prime contractors and as subcon-

tractors.

(July 17-24-31, 2019)

LEWIS AND CLARK SCHOOL

DISTRICT #161

Berthold and North Shore Plaza

Schools

Lewis and Clark School Board

Meeting Minutes

June 17, 2019

The regular meeting of the Lewis

and Clark School Board was called

to order on Monday, June 17, 2019

in the Plaza Boardroom at 7:05 pm.

Board members present were Erick-

son, Pank, Brown and Hennessy.

Absent was Schilla. Also present

were Superintendent Ritteman,

Sarah Babinchak, Trent Sherven

and Business Managers Liz Huus

and Tammy Lindahl. Motion was

made by Hennessy/Pank to approve

the agenda with one addition. All

yes. MC. Motion was made by

Hennessy/Brown to approve the reg-

ular board minutes of the May 13,

2019 meeting. All yes. MC. The fol-

lowing general and building fund

bills were presented: ACT Finance

84.50; American Express 2,518.53;

AmeriPride 487.36; American Weld-

ing 50.81; BHG, Inc. 25.32; Blick Art

Materials 20.36; Carrington Inn

515.94; CEEV 1,050.00; Comfort Inn

and Suites 253.80; Berthold Cenex

4,699.12; City of Berthold 838.60;

City of Plaza 349.25; Dakota Boys

and Girls Ranch 7,601.78, ETSys-

tems 1,914.01; Enerbase 598.83;

Flower Box 80.00; Brittna Gregory

65.11; Growing Green 300.00; HA

Thompson 9,664.96; Liz Huus

480.11; Information Technology

217.00; Eric Johnson 78.63; Jacob-

son Music 78.14; John’s Cabinet

145.55; Marco 37.92; Marketplace

134.73; Mid Dakota 830.00; Menard

410.10; Minot Public Schools

11,262.52; Montana Dakota

1,870.18; MDCEL 32.00; Nasco

144.48; Otter Tail 4,148.46; Plaza

Elementary School 308.30; Plaza

Farmers Union 4,657.55; Plaza

Hardware 504.88; Plaza Postmaster

120.00; Postmaster 56.00; Prairie

Winds 511.60; RDA Systems

1,470.75; Rochestor 100 168.75;

Reservation Telephone 717.62;

School Specialty 914.46; Share

Corp 111.70; Souris Valley Special

Services 3,444.39; Stein’s

11,427.68; TCI 806.30; The Com-

puter Store 45.00; The Kenmare

News 517.75; The Minot Daily

156.95; Trinity Medical 95.00; United

Agronomy 288.00; United School

District 8,191.50; USA Central

120.00; Verendrye Electric 6,216.00;

Wal Mart 231.73; Excel Energy

50.51; Sag Services 2,000.00; PFM

Financial 750.0; Election Workers

1,755.80; Innovative Office 928.43;

Mike Aamot 29.00; Liz Huus 479.08;

NSP Activity account 200.00; Lewis

and Clark Hot Lunch 55.75; Horizon

Financial 20;508.55; Apple Comput-

er 48,404.00; Berthold Cenex 38.29;

Janice Feickert 70.00; Johnna Varty

40.60; Rhonda Hanson 136.88;

Harold Brown 270.28; Companion

Life Dental 15.00; Horace Mann

808.04; Johnna Varty 35.00; Amber

Melchert 30.00; ND Attorney Gen-

eral 41.25; 1st International 5.00;

BASYS 93.43; 1st International

135.70

Total June Payroll 780,488.24

Total June General Fund

157,860.60

Total June Building Fund 9,370.00

Total June Sinking Fund 750.00

The Board and administration re-

viewed the bills and financial re-

ports. Motion was made by

Pank/Hennessy to accept the gen-

eral and building fund bills and the

revenue and expense reports. All

yes. MC. The Hot Lunch report dat-

ed 5/31/2019 was approved with a

motion by Hennessy/Brown. All yes.

MC. Board member Deaver arrived.

Motion was made by Brown/Pank to

approve the open enrollment agree-

ment for one student to attend Lewis

and Clark NSP. All yes. MC. Motion

was made by Hennessy/Deaver to

approve the open enrollment agree-

ment for one student to attend Minot

from the Lewis and Clark Berthold

School. All yes. MC. Board dis-

cussed some policy updates. Motion

was made by Brown/Pank to rescind

the present policies ABBA; BBBA,

ACEA and KAB. All yes. MC. Motion

was made by Hennessy/Pank to ap-

prove for first reading the new or up-

dated board policies ABBA; ACBF,

BBBA, ABCE, DJA and KAB. All

yes. MC. Berthold PTO parent

Sarah Babinchak presented a quote

on a playground fence from Dakota

Fence for 988 feet at 6 foot high and

with 3 gates. Board discussed the

funds for the NSP fence. Board

member Engelhard arrived. Board

suggested that she get a few more

option on the fence project. NSP

Math teacher Trent Sherven dis-

cussed with the board his request to

be released from his 2019-20 teach-

ing contract. Discussion followed.

Brown moved the release Trent

Sherven from his contract for the

19/20 school year. Discussion. Mo-

tion died for lack of a second. Board

members Engelhard/Deaver moved

to table the discussion until the end

of the meeting. All yes. MC. A report

was reviewed from Athletic Director

Brown, We still need a volleyball

coach and NSP will have enough

players for one girls 7/8 team. The

Daktronics Video Board presentation

was discussed. Mr. Ritteman this we

should wait until we know we have

the dollars up front instead of worry-

ing about sponsorships. Board con-

sensus to not purse at this time. Su-

perintendent Ritteman shared that

we will receive a $94,000 grant to

cover the cameras and fobs in both

building. He also discussed the

music position in NSP. Motion was

made by Engelhard/Hennessy to

hire Dana Halvorson as Lewis and

Clark Berthold Special Education

teacher for 2019-2020. All yes. MC.

Board discussed school properties.

There has been a request to lease a

lot from the district. Tabled until July

and check to with legal services.

Mr. Ritteman presented a quote

from Valuations Northwest to

prepare an asset report for the

whole district. The last one was

done in 2004. Motion was made by

Hennessy/Engelhard to approve the

estimate of $9,000 from Valuations

Northwest. All yes. MC. Summer

repair projects were discussed. Mo-

tion by Hennessy/Pank to approve

the roof repairs as quoted by

Tecta-America for both schools for

$15,200. All yes. MC. Motion was

made by Hennessy/Engelhard to ap-

prove as 2nd reading the Lewis and

Clark Elementary Handbook. All

yes. MC. Motion was made by

Brown/Hennessy to approve as 2nd

reading the Lewis and Clark High

School Handbook. All yes. MC.

Board continued discussion on Trent

Sherven’s request for release from

his teaching contract to accept a

principal job in another district. They

discussed the difficulty of replacing a

math teacher verses not wanted to

hold back an individual from a better

position. Board member Hennessy

feels our student needs should

come first. Motion was made by

Brown/Pank to release Trent Sher-

ven from his teaching contract for

2019-20. On roll call vote: Engelhard

– yes; Deaver yes; Hennessy no;

Troy yes; Brown yes; Erickson no.

MC 4-2. School Board Election

results were now canvassed by the

board. Motion by Hennessy/Pank to

approve the school board canvas of

the Lewis and Clark #161 board

member election as follows:

representing Old Berthold position

(three year term) as winner was

Travis Engelhard with 55 votes;

representing Old Plaza position

(three year term) as winner was

Brenda Borwn with 52 votes and

publishing of school board minutes

received 49 yes votes. All yes. MC.

Motion was made by Pank/Deaver

to approve the principals and busi-

ness manager’s contracts for

2019-20. All yes. MC. With no furth-

er business the meeting adjourned

with a motion by Hennessy/Pank. All

yes. MC.

/s/Liz Huus

Liz Huus, Recording Business

Manager

/s/Shane R. Erickson

(July 17, 2019)

NOTICE BEFORE

FORECLOSURE

TO:

Dwight Stalter

1721 SE 3rd Street

Minot, ND 58701

Kaitlyn M. Stalter

1721 SE 3rd Street

Minot, ND 58701

the title owners of the following

described real property:

Lot 10, Block 6, South Park Terrace

Addition to the City of Minot, Ward

County, North Dakota

Notice is hereby given that certain

mortgage upon the above-described

property, Dwight Stalter and Kaitlyn

M. Stalter, Husband and Wife, as

Joint Tenants, mortgagor/s, execut-

ed and delivered to Mortgage Elec-

tronic Registration Systems Inc., as

Nominee for Cornerstone Bank ,

Mortgagee, dated March 25, 2015,

and filed for record in the office of

the Recorder of the County of Ward

and State of North Dakota, March

26, 2015 as Document 2984293.

The mortgage has been or will be

assigned to the Plaintiff prior to the

commencement of a foreclosure ac-

tion. Said mortgage was given to

secure the payment of $270,697.00,

and interest according to the condi-

tions of a certain promissory note, is

in default.

NOTICE

Pursuant to the provisions of the

Federal Fair Debt Collection Prac-

tices Act, you are advised that un-

less you dispute the validity of the

foregoing debt or any portion thereof

within thirty days after receipt of this

letter, we will assume the debt to be

valid. On the other hand, if the debt

or any portion thereof is disputed,

we will obtain verification of the debt

and will mail you a copy of such ve-

rification. You are also advised that

upon your request within the thirty

day period, we will provide you with

the name and address of your origi-

nal creditor, if different from the

creditor referred to in this Notice.

We are attempting to collect a debt

and any information obtained will be

used for that purpose. At this time,

no attorney with this firm has per-

sonally reviewed the particular cir-

cumstances of your account. How-

ever, if you fail to contact our office,

our client may consider additional

remedies to recover the balance

due. U.S. Bank National Association

may have previously sent you a

letter advising you of possible alter-

natives to foreclosure, along with the

documents for you to complete and

return to U.S. Bank National Asso-

ciation to be evaluated for these al-

ternatives. If you did not receive or

no longer have the documents, or

have not returned all of the docu-

ments, please contact U.S. Bank

National Association at:

855-698-7627. Even if you have

previously indicated that you are not

interested in saving your home you

can still be evaluated for alternatives

to foreclosure. The following is a

statement of the sum due for princi-

pal, interest, taxes, insurance,

maintenance, etc., as of 05/01/2019:

Unpaid Principal Balance

$252,460.04

Unpaid Accrued Interest $7,359.35

Uncollected Late Charges $453.13

Property Inspections/Preservation

$200.00

Escrow Advance $3,737.14

Grand Total $264,209.66

That as of 05/01/2019 the amount

due to cure any default, or to be due

under the terms of the mortgage, ex-

ists in the following respects:

Principal & Interest Payment Due

$16,433.10

Late Charges $453.13

Property Inspection/Preservation

$200.00

Grand Total $17,086.23

all of which must be paid BY CERTI-

FIED FUNDS, MADE PAYABLE TO

U.S. Bank National Association and

mailed to the undersigned attorney

to cure the default, plus any accrued

interest, subsequent payments or

late charges which become due and

any further expenses for preserva-

tion of the property which may be

advanced. PLEASE CONTACT

THE UNDERSIGNED FOR THE

EXACT AMOUNT DUE THROUGH

A CERTAIN DATE. You have the

right, in accordance with the terms

of the mortgage, to cure the default

specified above. You also have the

right to assert in the foreclosure ac-

tion that no default exists or any oth-

er defense you may have to said ac-

tion. Notice is further given that if the

total sums in default, together with

interest accrued thereon at the time

of such payment, accrued payments

then due and expenses advanced,

are not paid within thirty (30) days

from the date of mailing or service of

this Notice, the Mortgagee will deem

the whole sum secured by the mort-

gage to be due and payable in full

without further notice. Furthermore,

proceedings will be commenced to

foreclose such mortgage, and in the

event of Sheriff’s sale as provided

by the laws of the State of North

Dakota, the time for redemption

shall be as provided by law, but not

less than sixty (60) days after the

Sheriff’s Sale.

Dated April 10, 2019

MACKOFF KELLOGG LAW FIRM

Attorneys for the Plaintiff

Office and Post Office Address:

38 Second Avenue East

Dickinson, North Dakota 58601

Tel: (701) 227-1841

Fax: (701) 225-6878

By: /s/Haylee M. Cripe

Haylee M. Cripe, Attorney

ND Bar #07241

If you have previously received a

discharge in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy,

this is not an attempt to collect a

debt against you personally, but only

an attempt to determine your inten-

tion concerning retaining this proper-

ty.

(July 3-10-17, 2019)

NOTICE OF REAL ESTATE SALE

Civil No. 51-2019-CV-00652

IN THE STATE OF NORTH

DAKOTA, COUNTY OF WARD IN

THE DISTRICT COURT, NORTH

CENTRAL JUDICIAL DISTRICT

PennyMac Loan Services, LLC,

Plaintiff,

v.

Ashley Reyes and Marlon Reyes,

and any person in possession, and

all persons unknown, claiming any

estate or interest in, or lien or en-

cumbrance upon, the real estate

described in the complaint,

Defendants.

Judgment in the amount of

$254,123.91, having been entered in

favor of Plaintiff and against Defen-

dants, which Judgment was filed

with the Clerk of Courts of Ward

County, North Dakota, on June 12,

2019, for the foreclosure of a real

estate mortgage. Notice is hereby

given pursuant to said Judgment

that the real property described in

the Mortgage dated October 12,

2016, which Mortgagors, Ashley

Reyes, Marlon Reyes, executed and

delivered to Mortgage Electronic

Registration Systems, Inc. as nom-

inee for Cornerstone Bank, a Cor-

poration, its successors and as-

signs.

Lot 13, Block 4, Sun Valley Addi-

tion to the City of Minot, Ward

County, North Dakota. 12 23rd

Street Northwest, Minot, ND

58703

and recorded in the office of the

Clerk and Recorder of Ward County,

North Dakota, on October 13, 2016,

Instrument Number 3001847. Said

Mortgage was assigned to Plaintiff,

its successors or assigns, by As-

signment of Mortgage recorded

January 24, 2019, Instrument

Number 3025112. In order to realize

the amount of $254,123.91, as of

June 12, 2019, plus interest accru-

ing thereafter on said amount at the

rate of 3.25000% per year together

with the costs and expenses of sale,

will be sold subject to redemption as

provided by law as one parcel of

land at public auction, subject to the

lien for unpaid real estate taxes and

assessments of Ward County, North

Dakota, and easements and restric-

tions of record, to the highest bidder

for cash under the direction of the

Sheriff of Ward County, North Dako-

ta, at the main entrance of the Ward

County Courthouse located at 315

SE 3rd Street, Minot, North Dakota

58701, on August 14, 2019 (“Sale

Date”), at 10:00 AM. If the sale is set

aside for reason, the Purchaser at

the sale shall be entitled only to a re-

turn of the deposit paid. The pur-

chaser shall have no further

recourse against the Mortgagor, the

Mortgagee or the Mortgagee’s attor-

ney.

DATED this 26th day of June, 2019.

For: Robert Roed

Sheriff of Ward County

By:/s/Jamie Williams

Deputy Sheriff of Ward County

Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C.

/s/Benjamin J. Mann

Benjamin J. Mann

Attorney for Creditor

376 East 400 South, Suite 300

Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Tel: 801-355-2886

Fax: 801-328-9714

Email: benjamin@hwmlawfirm.com

HWM: 54932

(July 3-10-17, 2019)

NOTICE OF SALE

Civil No. 51-2018-CV-02097

Notice is hereby given that by virtue

of a judgment of foreclosure by the

District Court the NORTH CENTRAL

JUDICIAL DISTRICT in and for the

County of Ward and State of North

Dakota, and entered and docketed

in the Office of the Clerk of said

Court on May 7, 2019 in an action

wherein Embrace Home Loans, Inc.

was Plaintiff and Donald L Waugh,

JR; Jennifer L Waugh; Any Person

in Possession; United States of

America, by and through the Ad-

ministrator of the Small Business

Administration; were Defendants, in

favor of Plaintiff and against the De-

fendants for the sum of $249,277.78,

which judgment and decree, among

other things, direct the sale by me of

the real property hereinafter

described, to satisfy the amount of

said judgment, with interest thereon

and the costs and expenses of such

sale, or so much thereof as the

proceeds of said sale will satisfy;

and by virtue of a writ issued to me

out of the office of the Clerk of said

Court, I as Sheriff of Ward County,

North Dakota, will sell the property

described in the Judgment to the

highest bidder for cash at public

auction at the front door of the

Courthouse in the County of Ward

and State of North Dakota, on Au-

gust 7, 2019, at 10:00 AM, to satisfy

the amount due, with interest

thereon, and the costs and ex-

penses of such sale, or so much

thereof as the proceeds of such sale

will satisfy. The property to be sold

is situated in the County of Ward

and State of North Dakota and

described as follows:

Lot 2, Block 5, First Subdivision

of Blocks 5 and 6, Dacotah

Homes Second Addition to the

City of Minot, Ward County, North

Dakota

If the sale is set aside for any rea-

son, the Purchaser at the sale shall

be entitled only to a return of the

deposit paid. The purchaser shall

have no further recourse against the

Mortgagor, the Mortgagee or the

Mortgagee’s attorney. IN TES-

TIMONY WHEREOF, I have

hereunto set my hand and seal this

12th day of June, 2019.

For: Robert Roed

Sheriff of Ward County,

North Dakota

By:/s/Jamie Williams

Deputy

MACKOFF KELLOGG LAW FIRM

38 Second Avenue East

Dickinson, ND 58601

Attorneys for Plaintiff

51-2018-CV-02097

(July 3-10-17, 2019)

NOTICE OF SALE

Civil No. 51-2018-CV-02034

Notice is hereby given that by virtue

of a judgment of foreclosure by the

District Court the NORTH CENTRAL

JUDICIAL DISTRICT in and for the

County of Ward and State of North

Dakota, and entered and docketed

in the Office of the Clerk of said

Court on May 13, 2019 in an action

wherein Lakeview Loan Servicing,

LLC was Plaintiff and Eric T. Hop-

kins; Pamela A Hopkins; Any Per-

son in Possession; were Defen-

dants, in favor of Plaintiff and

against the Defendants for the sum

of $137,400.65, which judgment and

decree, among other things, direct

the sale by me of the real property

hereinafter described, to satisfy the

amount of said judgment, with in-

terest thereon and the costs and ex-

penses of such sale, or so much

thereof as the proceeds of said sale

will satisfy; and by virtue of a writ is-

sued to me out of the office of the

Clerk of said Court, I as Sheriff of

Ward County, North Dakota, will sell

the property described in the Judg-

ment to the highest bidder for cash

at public auction at the front door of

the Courthouse in the County of

Ward and State of North Dakota, on

August 7, 2019, at 10:00 AM, to

satisfy the amount due, with interest

thereon, and the costs and ex-

penses of such sale, or so much

thereof as the proceeds of such sale

will satisfy. The property to be sold

is situated in the County of Ward

and State of North Dakota and

described as follows:

Lot 4, Fylken’s Subdivision of

Block 1, Summit Park Addition to

the City of Minot, Ward County,

North Dakota.

If the sale is set aside for any rea-

son, the Purchaser at the sale shall

be entitled only to a return of the

deposit paid. The purchaser shall

have no further recourse against the

Mortgagor, the Mortgagee or the

Mortgagee’s attorney. IN TES-

TIMONY WHEREOF, I have

hereunto set my hand and seal this

14th day of June, 2019.

For: Robert Roed

Sheriff of Ward County,

North Dakota

By:/s/Jamie Williams

Deputy

MACKOFF KELLOGG LAW FIRM

38 Second Avenue East

Dickinson, ND 58601

Attorneys for Plaintiff

51-2018-CV-02034

(July 3-10-17, 2019)

NOTICE OF SALE

Civil No. 51-2018-CV-01871

Notice is hereby given that by virtue

of a judgment of foreclosure by the

District Court the NORTH CENTRAL

JUDICIAL DISTRICT in and for the

County of Ward and State of North

Dakota, and entered and docketed

in the Office of the Clerk of said

Court on May 23, 2019 in an action

wherein Lakeview Loan Servicing,

LLC was Plaintiff and Robert

Sparks; Any Person in Possession;

were Defendants, in favor of Plaintiff

and against the Defendants for the

sum of $208,360.60, which judg-

ment and decree, among other

things, direct the sale by me of the

real property hereinafter described,

to satisfy the amount of said judg-

ment, with interest thereon and the

costs and expenses of such sale, or

so much thereof as the proceeds of

said sale will satisfy; and by virtue of

a writ issued to me out of the office

of the Clerk of said Court, I as Sher-

iff of Ward County, North Dakota,

will sell the property described in the

Judgment to the highest bidder for

cash at public auction at the front

door of the Courthouse in the Coun-

ty of Ward and State of North Dako-

ta, on August 14, 2019, at 10:00 AM,

to satisfy the amount due, with in-

terest thereon, and the costs and ex-

penses of such sale, or so much

thereof as the proceeds of such sale

will satisfy. The property to be sold

is situated in the County of Ward

and State of North Dakota and

described as follows:

Lot 7, Meadowview 2nd Addition

to the City of Minot, Ward County,

North Dakota

If the sale is set aside for any rea-

son, the Purchaser at the sale shall

be entitled only to a return of the

deposit paid. The purchaser shall

have no further recourse against the

Mortgagor, the Mortgagee or the

Mortgagee’s attorney. IN TES-

TIMONY WHEREOF, I have

hereunto set my hand and seal this

20th day of June, 2019.

For: Robert Roed

Sheriff of Ward County,

North Dakota

By:/s/Jamie Williams

Deputy

MACKOFF KELLOGG LAW FIRM

38 Second Avenue East

Dickinson, ND 58601

Attorneys for Plaintiff

51-2018-CV-01871

(July 10-17-24, 2019)

NOTICE OF SALE

Civil No. 51-2018-CV-01867

Notice is hereby given that by virtue

of a judgment of foreclosure by the

District Court the NORTH CENTRAL

JUDICIAL DISTRICT in and for the

County of Ward and State of North

Dakota, and entered and docketed

in the Office of the Clerk of said

Court on March 18, 2019 in an ac-

tion wherein Lakeview Loan Servic-

ing, LLC was Plaintiff and Inez J

Serr(deceased): Unknown Heirs;

Devisees; Legatees; Administrators;

Executors; Creditors of Inez J Serr;

and Other Unknown Persons Who

Might Have a Right of Redemption

from the Mortgage; Any Person in

Possession; were Defendants, in

favor of Plaintiff and against the De-

fendants for the sum of $92,917.18,

which judgment and decree, among

other things, direct the sale by me of

the real property hereinafter

described, to satisfy the amount of

said judgment, with interest thereon

and the costs and expenses of such

sale, or so much thereof as the

proceeds of said sale will satisfy;

and by virtue of a writ issued to me

out of the office of the Clerk of said

Court, I as Sheriff of Ward County,

North Dakota, will sell the property

described in the Judgment to the

highest bidder for cash at public

auction at the front door of the

Courthouse in the County of Ward

and State of North Dakota, on Au-

gust 21, 2019, at 10:00 AM, to satis-

fy the amount due, with interest

thereon, and the costs and ex-

penses of such sale, or so much

thereof as the proceeds of such sale

will satisfy. The property to be sold

is situated in the County of Ward

and State of North Dakota and

described as follows:

West 100 Feet of Lot 4, Block 22,

Lakeview Addition to the City of

Minot, Ward County, North Dako-

ta

If the sale is set aside for any rea-

son, the Purchaser at the sale shall

be entitled only to a return of the

deposit paid. The purchaser shall

have no further recourse against the

Mortgagor, the Mortgagee or the

Mortgagee’s attorney. IN TES-

TIMONY WHEREOF, I have

hereunto set my hand and seal this

28th day of June, 2019.

For: Robert Roed

Sheriff of Ward County,

North Dakota

By:/s/Jamie Williams

Deputy

MACKOFF KELLOGG LAW FIRM

38 Second Avenue East

Dickinson, ND 58601

Attorneys for Plaintiff

51-2018-CV-01867

(July 17-24-31, 2019)

NOTICE OF SALE

Civil No. 51-2017-CV-01516

Notice is hereby given that by virtue

of a judgment of foreclosure by the

District Court the NORTH CENTRAL

JUDICIAL DISTRICT in and for the

County of Ward and State of North

Dakota, and entered and docketed

in the Office of the Clerk of said

Court on May 23, 2019 in an action

wherein Specialized Loan Servicing

LLC was Plaintiff and Stuart R

Bothwell aka Stu R. Bothwell; Tere-

sa M. Bothwell; Any Person In Pos-

session; The State of North Dakota

Acting By and Through The Depart-

ment of Human Services Child Sup-

port Enforcement Unit ; Bank of

America NA f.k.a. Fia Card Services

Na; The United States of America

Acting by and Through the Internal

Revenue Service; were Defendants,

in favor of Plaintiff and against the

Defendants for the sum of

$44,662.60, which judgment and de-

cree, among other things, direct the

sale by me of the real property

hereinafter described, to satisfy the

amount of said judgment, with in-

terest thereon and the costs and ex-

penses of such sale, or so much

thereof as the proceeds of said sale

will satisfy; and by virtue of a writ is-

sued to me out of the office of the

Clerk of said Court, I as Sheriff of

Ward County, North Dakota, will sell

the property described in the Judg-

ment to the highest bidder for cash

at public auction at the front door of

the Courthouse in the County of

Ward and State of North Dakota, on

July 31, 2019, at 10:00 AM, to satis-

fy the amount due, with interest

thereon, and the costs and ex-

penses of such sale, or so much

thereof as the proceeds of such sale

will satisfy. The property to be sold

is situated in the County of Ward

and State of North Dakota and

described as follows:

Lots 6 and 7 and the North 10 feet

of Lot 8, Block 3, Forsberg’s

Second Addition to the City of

Minot, Ward County, North

Dakota.

If the sale is set aside for any rea-

son, the Purchaser at the sale shall

be entitled only to a return of the

deposit paid. The purchaser shall

have no further recourse against the

Mortgagor, the Mortgagee or the

Mortgagee’s attorney. IN TES-

TIMONY WHEREOF, I have

hereunto set my hand and seal this

13th day of June, 2019.

For: Robert Roed

Sheriff of Ward County,

North Dakota

By:/s/Jamie Williams

Deputy

MACKOFF KELLOGG LAW FIRM

38 Second Avenue East

Dickinson, ND 58601

Attorneys for Plaintiff

51-2017-CV-01516

(July 3-10-17, 2019)

NOTICE OF SALE

Civil No. 51-2018-CV-00498

STATE OF NORTH DAKOTA,

COUNTY OF WARD, IN DISTRICT

COURT, NORTH CENTRAL

JUDICIAL DISTRICT

The State of North Dakota, doing

business as The Bank of North

Dakota,

Plaintiff,

vs.

Jason Heppler, Estate of Anna

Heppler, A. R. Audit Services Inc.,

and Unknown Persons,

Defendants.

Notice is hereby given that by virtue

of a Judgment and Decree of a fore-

closure rendered and given by the

Ward County District Court, North

Dakota, and entered and docketed

in the Office of the Clerk of Court on

June 7, 2019, in an action wherein

The State of North Dakota, doing

business as The Bank of North

Dakota, was the Plaintiff and Jason

Heppler, Estate of Anna Heppler, A.

R. Audit Services Inc., and Unknown

Persons were the Defendants, ad-

judging that there is due and pay-

able on the real estate Mortgage

described in Plaintiff’s Complaint the

sum of $198,220.53, which Judg-

ment and Decree, among other

things directed the sale by me of the

real property hereinafter described

to satisfy the amount of the Judg-

ment with interest thereon and the

cost and expenses of such sale are

so much thereof as the proceeds of

the sale applicable thereto will satis-

fy, and by virtue of a Writ to me is-

sued out of the Office of the Clerk

and under the Seal of the Court,

directing me to sell the real property

pursuant to said Judgment and De-

cree. I, Robert Roed, Sheriff of

Ward County, North Dakota and the

person appointed by the Court to

make the sale, will sell the

hereinafter described real estate to

the highest bidder for cash at public

auction at the front door of the

Courthouse, 315 3rd Street SE,

Minot, Ward County, North Dakota,

on August 21, 2019, at 10:00 A.M.

CST to satisfy the amount declared

due and payable in said Judgment,

with interest and costs thereon and

the costs and expenses of such sale

or so much thereof as the proceeds

of such sale applicable thereto will

satisfy. The premises to be sold

pursuant to said Judgment and De-

cree and said Writ and to this notice

are located in Ward County, North

Dakota and are described in the

Judgment and Decree and Writ as

follows to wit:

Lot 9, Fisher’s Rearrangement of

Lots 2, 3 and 6, Lewis’ Subdivi-

sion of Block 9, Ramstad’s River-

view Subdivision, and a portion

of Lot 4 and 5, Block 8, Ramstad’s

Riverview Subdivision to the City

of Minot, Ward County, North

Dakota. Which has the address of

700 3rd St SE, Minot, NORTH

DAKOTA, 58701.

The failure to include the street ad-

dress in the notice, does not affect

the validity of the notice. Please

note the sale is subject to cancella-

tion or postponement.

Dated this 10th day of July, 2019.

Robert Roed, Sheriff

Ward County Sheriff’s Department

By:/s/Jamie Williams

Lieutenant Jamie Williams

Deputy Sheriff

The person to hold such sale.

Dated this 10th day of July, 2019.

State of North Dakota

Wayne Stenehjem

Attorney General

By:/s/Douglas B. Anderson

Douglas B. Anderson

Assistant Attorney General

State Bar ID No. 05072

Office of Attorney General

500 North 9th Street

Bismarck, ND 58501-4509

Telephone (701) 328-3640

Facsimile (701) 328-4300

Email dbanders@nd.gov

Attorneys for Plaintiff.

(July 17-24-31, 2019)

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Case No. 51-2019-PR-00094

IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF

WARD COUNTY, STATE OF

NORTH DAKOTA

In the Matter of the Estate of

LaVerne N. Halvorson, Deceased.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that

the undersigned has been appointed

personal representative of the above

estate. All persons having claims

against the said deceased are re-

quired to present their claims within

three (3) months after the date of the

first publication or mailing of this no-

tice or said claims will be forever

barred. Claims must either be

presented to Chad Halvorson, per-

sonal representative of the

above-named estate, in care of

Louser & Zent, P.C., Town & Coun-

try Center, 1015 South Broadway,

Suite 15, Minot, North Dakota

58701, or filed with the Court.

Dated this 8th day of July, 2019.

/s/Chad Halvorson

Chad Halvorson

2215 56th Street Northwest

Minot, ND 58703

Diane R. Louser (ID #03882)

LOUSER & ZENT, P.C.

Town & Country Center

1015 South Broadway, Suite 15

Minot, ND 58701

Telephone No. (701) 837-4846

Attorneys for the Personal

Representative

(July 17-24-31, 2019)

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Case No. 51-2019-PR-00095

IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF

WARD COUNTY, STATE OF

NORTH DAKOTA

In the Matter of the Estate of

Mary Jo Malin, Deceased.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that

the undersigned has been appointed

personal representative of the above

estate. All persons having claims

against the said deceased are re-

quired to present their claims within

three (3) months after the date of the

first publication or mailing of this no-

tice or said claims will be forever

barred. Claims must either be

presented to Annett Seabolt, per-

sonal representative of the

above-named estate, in care of

Louser & Zent, P.C., Town & Coun-

try Center, 1015 South Broadway,

Suite 15, Minot, North Dakota

58701, or filed with the Court.

Dated this 17th day of June, 2019.

/s/Annette Seabolt

Annette Seabolt

2042 13th Street Northwest

Minot, ND 58703

Brenda M. Zent (ID #04300)

LOUSER & ZENT, P.C.

Town & Country Center

1015 South Broadway, Suite 15

Minot, ND 58701

Telephone No. (701) 837-4846

Attorneys for the Personal

Representative

(July 17-24-31, 2019)

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC

Notice is hereby given that a public

hearing has been scheduled during

the commission meeting that starts

at 9:00 o’clock am August 6th, 2019

located at Suite #218 Ward County

Administration Building by the Board

of Ward County Commission, at

which time the following application

for a moving permit will be con-

sidered:

Applicant: Jamie Bergan

Structure: 24’x24′ single family

dwelling

From: 74 South Rice Lake Road,

Douglas, ND 58735

Legal: Wolf’s SD Olts 1&2 152-N

85-W

To: 82 South Rice Lake Road,

Douglas, ND 58735

Legal: Wolf’s S-D of Olts 1&3 Lot-3

152-N 85-W

Any parties in interest and citizens

shall have an opportunity to be

heard on this matter at said time.

This notice is given pursuant to Sec-

tion 1, Article 22, of County Zoning

Resolution No. 6. Board of Ward

County Commissioners

(July 17, 2019)

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC

Notice is hereby given that a public

hearing has been scheduled during

the commission meeting that starts

at 9:00 o’clock am August 6th, 2019

located at Suite #218 Ward County

Administration Building by the Board

of Ward County Commission, at

which time the following application

for a moving permit will be con-

sidered:

Applicant: Robert Bahm

Structure: 36’x80′ single family

dwelling

From: 515 54th St. NW Minot, ND

58701

Legal: SESW Ls R-W Section 17

155-N 83-W

To: 10855 19th Ave. NW Burlington,

ND 58722

Legal: N2&N2SE LS R-W & RY

ditch Less Olt. 1 Section 15 155-N

84-W

Any parties in interest and citizens

shall have an opportunity to be

heard on this matter at said time.

This notice is given pursuant to Sec-

tion 1, Article 22, of County Zoning

Resolution No. 6. Board of Ward

County Commissioners

(July 17, 2019)

OIL & GAS LEASE

ONLINE AUCTION

The Board of University and School

Lands will conduct an online oil and

gas lease auction for six hundred

and ninety four (694) tracts in Bil-

lings, Bowman, Dunn, Golden Val-

ley, McKenzie, Mountrail and Ward

Counties, ND. Bidding will com-

mence July 30, 2019 at 9:00 a.m.

CST and end August 7, 2019. The

link to view the tract and participate

in the auction is:

https://www.energynet.com/govt_

listing.pl

A 2% convenience fee will be as-

sessed. Anyone needing auxiliary

aids and services should call Allie at

(701) 328-1952 by 07/24/2019.

7/5/2019

/s/ Jodi Smith

Commissioner

(July 17, 2019)

COMMENTS