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Legals for September, 12 2022

| September 12, 2022 12:00 AM

No. 28883 DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SERVICE REGULATION BEFORE THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION OF THE STATE OF MONTANA In re NorthWestern Energy's Annual PCCAM Filing Docket 2022.09.083 September 8, 2022 Notice of Application and Intervention Deadline On August 31, 2022, NorthWestern Energy ("NorthWestern") filed with the Montana Public Service Commission ("Commission") its Application for approval of an annual rate adjustment pursuant to its Power Costs and Credits Adjustment Mechanism ("Application/Petition"). NorthWestern seeks Commission approval of a rate adjustment to recover a net under-collection of $52,833,327. The typical residential customer using 750 kilowatt-hours per month would see an increase of $4.15 or 4.55% on their monthly bill due to the annual adjustment. The actual increase will depend on each customer's type and usage. A copy of the filing is publicly available at the Commission's business offices, 1701 Prospect Avenue, P.O. Box 202601, Helena, Montana 59620-2601, and online at the Commission's website ( under Docket No. 2022.09.083. A copy of the filing may also be available at the office of the Montana Consumer Counsel ("MCC"), which represents consumer interests before the Commission, 111 North Last Chance Gulch, Suite 1B, Helena, MT 59601, (406) 444-2771. Interested parties can register on the Commission's website to be added to the Watch List for notice of filings in this docket (, create OKTA account, and, under "Watch List" tab, enter Docket No. 2022.09.083). The Commission invites any interested party affected by NorthWestern's filing to intervene in this docket. To intervene, a party must file a petition to intervene with the Commission no later than September 23, 2022. A party seeking intervention must file an electronic petition on the Commission's website at All filings must be made in EDDI and hard copies are not required. A party seeking intervention must also mail a copy of the petition to MCC at the address stated above, and to NorthWestern's attorney, Clark Hensley, NorthWestern Energy, 208 N. Montana Ave., Suite 200, Helena, MT 59601. 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 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 to The Commission's jurisdiction over this matter is provided in Title 69 and Title 2, Chapter 4 of the Montana Code Annotated; Title 38, Chapters 2 and 5 of the Montana Administrative Rules, and any prior orders of the Commission relevant to the issues presented. DONE and DATED this 6th day of September, 2022, by the Montana Public Service Commission. JAMES BROWN, President BRAD JOHNSON, Vice President TONY O'DONNELL, Commissioner RANDALL PINOCCI, Commissioner JENNIFER FIELDER, Commissioner September 12, 2022 MNAXLP __________________________

No. 28837 Peg L. Allison Clerk of District Court Flathead County Justice Center 920 South Main Street Kalispell, MT 59901 (406) 758-5906 IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE ELEVENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT OF THE STATE OF MONTANA, IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF FLATHEAD IN THE MATTER OF: J.W.C., YOUTH IN NEED OF CARE. Cause No. DN-20-011(C) SUMMONS FOR PUBLICATION To: William Williams, birth father of the above-named child: YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that a Petition has been filed in the above-entitled Court by the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, Child and Family Services Division, 121 Financial Drive, Suite C, Kalispell, MT 59901, requesting termination of parental rights and permanent legal custody of the above-named child. NOW, THEREFORE, YOU ARE HEREBY DIRECTED to appear on September 19, 2022 at 8:30 AM before the Honorable Heidi J. Ulbricht, District Judge, Department 3, Flathead County Justice Center, 920 South Main Street, Third Floor, Kalispell, Flathead County, Montana, then and there to show cause, if any you may have, why the Petition should not be granted. J.W.C. was born on March 14, 2020. The birth mother is Jillian Cosby. You have the right to representation by an attorney in these proceedings. If you are unable to afford an attorney, the Court will appoint an attorney to represent you. Your failure to appear at the hearing constitutes a denial of your interest in the above-named child, which denial may result, without further notice of this proceeding or any subsequent proceedings, in the Court entering judgment by default against you for all relief requested in the Petition. A copy of the Petition is filed with the Clerk of District Court for the Eleventh Judicial District Court in and for Flathead County, 920 South Main, Third Floor, Kalispell, Montana, 59901, telephone (406) 758-5870. WITNESS my hand and Seal of this Court this 17th day of August, 2022. PEG L. ALLISON Clerk of District Court By: Jennifer L. McMullen Deputy Clerk August 29, September 5, 12, 2022 MNAXLP __________________________

No. 28832 NOTICE OF SALE Department of Natural Resources & Conservation Timber Sale The Ashley Schoolhouse Timber Sale is located within Sections 8 & 16, T27N-R23W on the State's Kalispell Unit. Approximately 15,790 tons, consisting of mixed conifer sawlogs, are offered for sale. Sealed bids will be opened at the Department of Natural Resources & Conservation, 2705 Spurgin Road, Missoula, Montana on September 20, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. Bids may be hand delivered or mailed and will be accepted any time prior to the bid opening. DNRC recommends that bidders contact the Trust Land Management Division (406-542-4300) prior to the bid opening to ensure that your bid has been received. Bids must be accompanied by a deposit of $25,382.00, representing 5% of the minimum bid value of the sale in cashier's check, certified check, bank money order or bank draft to be applied to the first sale invoice for the successful bidder. Bid bonds will be accepted and, for the successful bidder, will be closed upon execution of the Timber Sale Contract and Timber Sale Bond. The sale will be awarded to the highest responsible bidder. If the successful bidder is unable to execute the contract within 30 calendar days from the date the sale is awarded, the bid deposit will be retained by the Department as liquidated damages. The right is reserved to reject any or all bids. Prospective bidders can obtain the sale prospectus, sale contract and bid forms from the Department of Natural Resources & Conservation, Trust Land Management Division, in Missoula (406-542-4300). Visit our website at for upcoming sales and bid results. August 22, 29, September 5, 12, 2022 MNAXLP __________________________

No. 28871 Jay T. Johnson MOORE, COCKRELL, GOICOECHEA & JOHNSON, P.C. PO Box 7370 Kalispell, MT 59904-0370 Telephone:(406) 751-6000 Attorneys for the Personal Representative, Joseph M. Siderius MONTANA ELEVENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, FLATHEAD COUNTY IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF JOAN L. SIDERIUS, Deceased NOTICE TO CREDITORS Cause No. DP-22-273 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 (4) months after the date of the first publication of this notice or said claim will be forever barred. Claims must either be mailed to Joseph M. Siderius, the Personal Representative, return receipt requested, c/o Jay T. Johnson, P. O. Box 7370, Kalispell, Montana, 59904, or filed with the Clerk of the above Court at 920 South Main, Kalispell, Montana, 59901. DATED: August 31, 2022. MOORE, COCKRELL, GOICOECHEA & JOHNSON, P.C. /s/ Jay T. Johnson JAY T. JOHNSON P. O. Box 7370 Kalispell, MT 59901 Attorneys for Joseph M. Siderius, Personal Representative September 5, 12, 19, 2022 MNAXLP __________________________

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