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Legals for January, 8 2021

| January 8, 2021 12:00 AM

No. 27459 A storage auction for Columbia Falls Mini Storage is set for on or after January 15, 2021 at Glacier Auction and Estate Sale. The units being auctioned are Hill/#131, McLeod/#146, and True/ #187. January 8, 2021 MNAXLP __________________________

No. 27472 EXHIBIT A HEARING NOTICE FORM NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON A PROPOSED ISSUANCE BY THE FLATHEAD MUNICIPAL AIRPORT AUTHORITY OF AIRPORT REVENUE BONDS OR NOTES THEREFOR UNDER MONTANA CODE ANNOTATED, TITLE 67, CHAPTER 11, PARTS 1 THROUGH 3, IN ORDER TO FINANCE ONE OR MORE SERIES AIRPORT REVENUE NOTES NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Commissioners of the Flathead Municipal Airport Authority (the "Authority") will meet on January 12, 2021, at or after 4:00 p.m., at the Glacier Park International Airport (the "Airport"), 4170 US Highway 2 Kalispell, Montana 59901, and hold a public hearing on the issuance by the Authority of one or more series of its taxable or tax-exempt airport revenue notes, bonds, TIFIA loan, or other obligations in one or more series (the "Obligations") for the purposes of: (i) financing the acquisition, construction and equipping of an approximately 120,000 square foot terminal expansion to the Authority's Glacier Park International Airport in Kalispell, Montana (the "Project"); (ii) funding necessary reserves, if any; and (iii) paying costs of issuance of the Obligations. In order to finance the costs listed above, the Authority proposes to issue and sell the Obligations in the estimated maximum aggregate principal amount not to exceed $70,000,000. The Obligations will be special, limited obligations of the Authority payable from airport revenues, including passenger facility charges and the limited taxing power of the Authority. The Obligations are not a general obligation of the Authority and the limited taxing power of the Authority will only be pledged to one or more series of the Obligations if such pledge is determined by the Board of Commissioners of the Authority to be advantageous. The Obligations shall not be an obligation of the City of Kalispell or Flathead County and the City of Kalispell and Flathead County do not have any obligation (financial or otherwise) with respect to the Obligations. The taxing power of the City of Kalispell and Flathead County will not be pledged to the repayment of the Obligations. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and emergency actions taken by the Governor of the State of Montana regarding the COVID-19 health pandemic, the Airport Director has determined it is not practical nor prudent to require the public to attend meetings of the Board of Commissioners of the Authority in-person if such persons do not want to do so due to the health pandemic and emergency. Therefore, remote participation at the public hearing will be allowed. All persons interested may appear and be heard at said time and place or may file a written expression of their views with the Airport Director of the Authority prior to the date of hearing set forth above. Any further information regarding this notice, the Obligations and the Project may be obtained from the Airport Director at Authority's offices at the Airport. Any comments and materials submitted by 12:00 noon on January 12 will be provided to the Authority for their consideration. The public may also provide comments and participate during the public hearing by dialing 406-272-4852 Conference ID: 883 455 092#. FLATHEAD MUNICIPAL AIRPORT AUTHORITY January 7, 8, 2021 MNAXLP __________________________

No. 27460 Service Date: January 5, 2021 DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SERVICE REGULATION BEFORE THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION OF THE STATE OF MONTANA IN THE MATTER OF the Petition of Jawbone Holdings LLC To Set Terms and Conditions for Two Qualifying Small Power Production Facilities Pursuant to M.C.A. § 69-3-603 REGULATORY DIVISION DOCKET NO. 2020.12.126 NOTICE OF PETITION AND OPPORTUNITY TO INTERVENE PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that on December 30, 2020, Jawbone Holdings LLC, filed a joint Petition to Set Terms and Conditions for Qualifying Small Power Production Facilities ("Petition") with the Montana Public Service Commission ("Commission"). The Petition concerns a proposed a 80-Megawatt ("MW") nameplate capacity wind Qualifying Facility ("QF") Project located near Harlowton, in Wheatland County, Montana. Petition at 2. If a QF and a utility "are unable to mutually agree to a contract for the sale of electricity or a price for the electricity to be purchased by the utility," either entity may ask the Commission to establish rates and conditions. Mont. Code Ann. § 69-3-603(1) (2019). Jawbone petitions the Commission to set terms and conditions to be included in a Power Purchase Agreement ("PPA") between NorthWestern Energy ("NWE"), as buyer, and Jawbone as seller, because they have been unable to resolve all contractual disputes with NWE through negotiation. Pet. at 2. The statutory deadline for decision is June 28, 2021. Mont. Code Ann. § 69-3-603(2)(a) (2019). Principally, the Petition requests the Commission find Jawbone incurred a legally enforceable obligation as of December 21, 2020; find that the proper net energy price is $38.76/MWh, based on an avoided energy cost of $41.49/MWh around-the-clock, and accounting for a deduction for integration costs of $4.98/MWH and the addition of a carbon adder; find that the appropriate avoided capacity payment is $10.89/MWh for on-peak hours (or $6.29/MWh ATC); find that the project is entitled to a 25-year contract term; and find that Jawbone is entitled to a carbon adder of $2.25/MWh for the life of the contract. A copy of the filing is publicly available online at the Commission's website ( under Docket No. 2020.12.126. On March 20, 2020, the Commission issued a Notice of Operational Changes in Response to Coronavirus ("Notice"). Under the "Office Closed to Public" section of the Notice, the Commission outlined a temporary change for office closure during business hours. A copy of the filing is not currently available at the Commission's business office. A copy of the filing may also be available at the office of Montana Consumer Counsel ("MCC"), which represents consumer interests before the Commission, 111 North Last Chance Gulch, Suite 1B, Helena, MT 59601, (406) 444-2771. MCC should be contacted to inquire of any operational changes due to coronavirus. Interested parties can register on the Commission's website to be added to the Watch List for notice of filings in this docket (select "EDDI", create ePass account, and, under "Watch List" tab, enter Docket No. 2020.12.126). The Commission invites any interested party affected by Jawbone's filing to intervene in this docket. To intervene, a party must file a petition to intervene with the Commission no later than January 26, 2021. A party seeking intervention must submit an electronic petition to the Commission's website at ("EDDI, Customer Portal & E-Filing" icon). Under the "Electronic Filings" section of the Notice, the Commission outlined a temporary change in its policy. All filings must be made in EDDI and hard copies are not required. A party seeking intervention must also mail a hard copy of the petition to MCC at the address stated above, and to Jawbone's attorney at Uda Law Firm, P.C., 7 West 6th Avenue, Power Block, Suite 615, Helena, MT 59601. The Commission will not post an e-filed document to its website until it receives the original from the petitioner. The Commission invites members of the public who do not wish to formally intervene to submit written public comments on the matter to the Commission's address at 1701 Prospect Ave., P.O. Box 202601, Helena, MT 59620; through the Commission's website at (select "Documents & Proceedings" tab; select "Comment on a Proceeding"; select "Continue as Guest"; complete form; select "Submit"); or by email at The Commission has jurisdiction over this matter pursuant to Title 69, Chapter 3 of the Montana Code Annotated. DONE AND DATED this 5th day of January, 2021, by delegation to Commission staff. BY THE MONTANA PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION January 8, 2021 MNAXLP __________________________