12-19-2023 Kemmerer Gazette Legals

THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE THIRD JUDICIAL DISTRICT

STATE OF WYOMING, COUNTY OF LINCOLN

In the Matter of the Change of Name of

BRAXTON CHRISTOPHER BOOKHOUT )

Civil Case: 2023-CV-0000110 )

NOTICE OF PETITION FOR CHANGE OF NAME

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that Michael Lowe and Trina Lowe for and on behalf of their minor child, Braxton Christopher Bookhout, have filed a Petition for Change of Name in the District Court for the Third Judicial District of the State of Wyoming, in and for Lincoln County, to change the name of their minor child from Braxton Christopher Bookhout to Braxton Christopher Lowe.

Any person objecting to the Petition for Change of Name must file such written objection with the above-named Court on or before seven (7) days following the last publication of this Notice, or an Order will be entered changing the name Braxton Christopher Bookhout to Braxton Christopher Lowe.

Dated this 12th day of December 2023.

Andrew D. Bailey, #7-6112

Bailey | Stock | Harmon | Cottam | Lopez LLP

P.O. Box 1557

Cheyenne, WY 82003

307-638-7745

PUBLISHED: Dec. 19, 26, Jan. 2, 2023 23139

CITY COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES

November 27, 2023

The Kemmerer City Council met in regular session this 27th day of November, 2023, at 7 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, City Hall, Kemmerer, Wyoming. The Pledge of Allegiance was recited. Present on roll call were Mayor William Thek, Councilmember Marlin Batista, Councilmember Robert Bowen, Councilmember Bill Price, Councilmember Mark Quinn, and Councilmember Jamie Thornock.

Motion was made by Councilmember Quinn to excuse the absence of Councilmember Hicks; seconded by Councilmember Price and unanimously approved by council present.

Motion was made by Councilmember Bowen to approve the agenda as amended correcting Tabled Business (a) to the 2nd Reading of Ordinance No 2023-882 and correcting Tabled Business (b) to the 2nd Reading Ordinance No. 2023-883; seconded by Councilmember Thornock and unanimously approved by council present.

VISITORS’ COMMENTS:

None.

CONSENT AGENDA:

Motion was made by Councilmember Thornock to approve the items on the consent agenda as presented; seconded by Councilmember Quinn and unanimously approved by council present. Those items were:

(a) approval of the meeting minutes of November 13, 2023, as presented;

(b) approval of the payment of the bills, payroll and ACH payments as presented:

16914 NCPERS Group Life Ins. $64.00 16915 Wyo. Retirement System $18,833.90

16916 Void 0.00 16917 Void 0.00

16918 Ace Hardware 670.53 16919 Auto Inn Repair, Inc. 6,339.30

16920 Bridger Valley Propane 300.08 16921 Centurylink 829.21

16922 Centurylink Comm., LLC 15.49 16923 Dempsey Regional EMS Asso. 360.00

16924 Dominion Energy 5,143.90 16925 FBPB 37,469.34

16926 Great Basin Turf 346.90 16927 Gunter’s Lawn & Garden 2,200.00

16928 Gunter’s Service 4,467.71 16929 Gunter’s Tire & Lube 111.00

16930 IDAWY 9,523.25 16931 Intermountain Fire Protection 570.00

16932 Jorgensen 2,917.50 16933 JUB Engineers, Inc. 2,085.21

16934 Mountain West Bus. Solutions 89.70 16935 Planet Turf 651.97

16936 Reladyne West, LLC 1,116.11 16937 Rocky Mountain Power 6,652.17

16938 Safety Supply & Sign Co. Inc. 671.34 16939 Star Valley Humus 1,368.64

16940 Stout, E. Dean 2,880.00 16941 UMB Card Center 17,831.05

16942 Wagner & Wagner, Inc. 2,456.17 16943 Wells Fargo Financial 444.53

16944 Wheeler Machinery Co., Inc. 20.64 11/22/23 Federal Tax Deposit-ACH 12,789.51 11/22/23 Payroll Direct Deposit-ACH 46,470.16 11/22/23 Orchard Trust-ACH 675.00

11/22/23 Expert Pay/Child Support-ACH 571.26 11/22/23 AFLAC-ACH 12.24

TABLED BUSINESS:

(a) Motion was made by Councilmember Bowen to remove from the table Business Item (a); seconded by Councilmember Thornock and unanimously approved by council present.

No motion was made to Pass on 2nd Reading Ordinance No. 2023 882, Amending Section 22-25, Maintenance for recoupment of costs for fixing frozen water lines. Item died.

(b) Motion was made by Councilmember Bowen to remove from the table Business Item (b); seconded by Councilmember Price and unanimously approved by council present.

No motion was made to Pass on 2nd Reading Ordinance No. 2023 883, Amending Section 18-19 Service Lines — Property Owner Responsibility for Cost of Installation, Maintenance, Etc. for recoupment of costs for fixing frozen sewer lines. Item died.

(c) Motion was made by Councilmember Bowen to remove from the table Business Item (c); seconded by Councilmember Quinn and unanimously approved by council present.

No motion was made to authorize the mayor to sign the purchase and sale agreement for 823 Pine (Old Kemmerer Hotel). Item died.

NEW BUSINESS:

(a) Motion was made by Councilmember Price to authorize the mayor to sign the Training and Consulting Services Contract for Administrative Support; seconded by Councilmember Thornock and unanimously approved by council present.

COMMENTS:

City Administrator, Brian Muir, made comments. Councilmember Thornock, Councilmember Price and Councilmember Bowen made comments. Mayor Thek made comments.

There being no further business before the Council, Councilmember Bowen made a motion to adjourn the meeting; seconded by Councilmember Quinn and unanimously approved by council present; 7:52 p.m.

CITY OF KEMMERER, WYOMING

BY: WILLIAM J THEK,

MAYOR

ATTEST: NATASIA DIERS

CITY CLERK-TREASURER

PUBLISHED: Dec. 21, 2023 23138

WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

CHEYENNE, WYOMING

NOTICE OF ACCEPTANCE OF

AND FINAL SETTLEMENT FOR HIGHWAY WORK

Notice is hereby given that the Wyoming Department of Transportation has accepted as completed according to plans, specifications and rules governing the same work performed under that certain contract between the State of Wyoming and H-K Contractors, The Contractor, on Highway Project Number N103110 in Lincoln County, consisting of bituminous pavement surfacing, traffic control, milling, chip seal, and miscellaneous work, and the Contractor is entitled to final settlement therefore; that the Director of the Department of Transportation will cause said Contractor to be paid the full amount due him under said contract on January 22, 2024.

PUBLISHED: Dec. 12, 19, 26, 2023 23137

THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE THIRD JUDICIAL DISTRICT

STATE OF WYOMING, COUNTY OF LINCOLN

In the Matter of the Change of Name of

OSIRIS JAMES BOOKHOUT )

Civil Case: 2023-CV-0000111 )

NOTICE OF PETITION FOR CHANGE OF NAME

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that Michael Lowe and Trina Lowe for and on behalf of their minor child, Osiris James Bookhout, have filed a Petition for Change of Name in the District Court for the Third Judicial District of the State of Wyoming, in and for Lincoln County, to change the name of their minor child from Osiris James Bookhout to Osiris James Lowe.

Any person objecting to the Petition for Change of Name must file such written objection with the above-named Court on or before seven (7) days following the last publication of this Notice, or an Order will be entered changing the name Osiris James Bookhout to Osiris James Lowe.

Dated this 12th day of December 2023.

Andrew D. Bailey, #7-6112

Bailey | Stock | Harmon | Cottam | Lopez LLP

P.O. Box 1557

Cheyenne, WY 82003

307-638-7745

PUBLISHED: Dec. 19, 26, Jan. 2, 2023 23140

FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE

WHEREAS, default in the payment of principal and interest has occurred under the terms of a Promissory Note (the “Note”) dated May 31, 2022, executed and delivered by Jordan G. Hale, sole owner joined by non vested spouse, Brooke Hale (“Mortgagors”) to Lakeview Loan Servicing, LLC, and a real estate Mortgage (the “Mortgage”) of the same date securing the Note, which Mortgage was executed and delivered by said Mortgagors, to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as Mortgagee, as nominee for Lakeview Loan Servicing, LLC, its successors and assigns, as Mortgagee, and which Mortgage was recorded on June 9, 2022, at Reception No. 1025383, in Book 1064, at Page 170 in the public records in the office of the County Clerk and ex-officio Register of Deeds in and for Lincoln County, State of Wyoming; and

WHEREAS, the Mortgage was assigned for value as follows:

Assignee: Lakeview Loan Servicing, LLC

Assignment dated: September 28, 2023

Assignment recorded: September 28, 2023

Assignment recording information: at Reception No. 1031847, in Book 1095, at Page 783

All in the records of the County Clerk and ex-officio Register of Deeds in and for Lincoln County, Wyoming.

WHEREAS, the Mortgage contains a power of sale which by reason of said default, the Mortgagee declares to have become operative, and no suit or proceeding has been instituted at law to recover the debt secured by the Mortgage, or any part thereof, nor has any such suit or proceeding been instituted and the same discontinued; and

WHEREAS, written notice of intent to foreclose the Mortgage by advertisement and sale has been served upon the record owner and the party in possession of the mortgaged premises at least ten (10) days prior to the commencement of this publication, and the amount due upon the Mortgage as of December 4, 2023 being the total sum of $70,332.62, plus interest, costs expended, late charges, and attorneys’ fees accruing thereafter through the date of sale;

WHEREAS, the property being foreclosed upon may be subject to other liens and encumbrances that will not be extinguished at the sale. Any prospective purchaser should research the status of title before submitting a bid;

WHEREAS, if the foreclosure sale is set aside for any reason, the Purchaser at the sale shall be entitled only to a return of his/her/its money paid.  The Purchaser shall have no further recourse against the Mortgagee, Mortgagor, Servicer or their attorneys;

NOW, THEREFORE NewRez LLC dba Shellpoint Mortgage Servicing, as the Mortgagee, will have the Mortgage foreclosed as by law provided by causing the mortgaged property to be sold at public venue by the Sheriff or Deputy Sheriff in and for Lincoln County, Wyoming to the highest bidder for cash at 10:00 o’clock in the forenoon on January 2, 2024 at the Lincoln County Courthouse located at 925 Sage Ave, Kemmerer, WY 83101, for application on the above described amounts secured by the Mortgage, said mortgaged property being described as follows, to-wit:

Lot 45 of Star Valley Ranch Plat 16, Lincoln County, Wyoming, as described on the official plat filed on September 27, 1978 as Instrument No. 514467 of the records of the Lincoln County Clerk. 

With an address of 535 Cedar Creek Dr, Star Valley Ranch, WY 83127 (the undersigned disclaims liability for any error in the address).

Together with all improvements thereon situate and all fixtures and appurtenances thereto.

Mortgagee shall have the exclusive right to rescind the foreclosure sale during the redemption period.  In the event that the sale is rescinded or vacated for any reason, the successful purchaser shall only be entitled to a refund of their purchase price and/or statutory interest rate.

Dated: November 28, 2023               NewRez LLC dba

Shellpoint Mortgage Servicing

By: Katelyn Krabbenhoft

Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C.

376 East 400 South, Suite 300

Salt Lake City, UT 84111

801-355-2886

HWM File # WY21405

PUBLISHED: Dec. 5, 12, 19, 26, 2023 23136