5-26-2020 Uinta County Herald Legals


Pursuant to the Wyoming Administrative Procedure Act and the Wyoming Public Service Commission’s (Commission) Rules, notice is hereby given that a public hearing is scheduled regarding the Application of Questar Gas Company d/b/a Dominion Energy Wyoming (Dominion Energy or the Company) for approval to increase its distribution rates and charges for natural as services by $3.5 million per annum and a rate of return of 7.46%. The public hearing is set to commence on Thursday, June 11, 2020, at 9:00 a.m., in the Commission’s hearing room located at 2515 Warren Avenue, Suite 300, in Cheyenne, Wyoming, subject to any applicable national, state or local public health related orders or directives.

Dominion Energy is a public utility as defined in Wyo. Stat. § 37-1-101(a)(vi)(D), subject to the Commission’s jurisdiction pursuant to Wyo. Stat. § 37-2-112.

On November 1, 2019, Dominion Energy filed its Application requesting Commission approval of the Company’s request to increase its distribution rates and charges for natural gas services by $3.5 million per annum, a return on equity of 10.5%, an overall rate of return of 7.46% and associated tariff amendments, effective September 1, 2020. The effect of the proposed rate increase on typical Dominion Energy General Service customers who use 90 Decatherms per year will be an increase of about $96.32 per year, or approximately 13%.

All interested persons are encouraged to attend the public hearing which will be conducted in accordance with the Wyoming Administrative Procedure Act and the Wyoming Public Service Commission Rules. Interested persons may appear and be heard, either in person or through counsel, as provided by Commission Rule and subject to any applicable national, state or local public health related orders or directives.

The Commission’s hearings are open to all persons. If you wish to attend the hearing and you require reasonable accommodation for a disability, please contact the Commission at (307) 777-7427 (Voice or TTY) in Cheyenne during regular business hours or write them at 2515 Warren Avenue, Suite 300, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82002, to make arrangements. Communications impaired persons may also contact the Commission by accessing Wyoming Relay (TTY) by dialing 711. Please mention Docket No. 30010-187-GR-19 (Record No. 15383) in your correspondence. If you wish to listen to the hearing scheduled in this matter go to http://psc.wy.us at the appropriate time and follow the instructions to connect to the hearing.

DATED: May 13, 2020.

PUBLISHED: May 19, 26, 2020             05195


WHEREAS, default in the payment of principal and interest has occurred under the terms of a Promissory Note (the “Note”) dated September 29, 2016, executed and delivered by Jesus O. Leon (“Mortgagor”) to Catalyst Lending, Inc., and a real estate Mortgage (the “Mortgage”) of the same date securing the Note, which Mortgage was executed and delivered by said Mortgagor, to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee for Catalyst Lending, Inc., its successors and assigns as Mortgagee, and which Mortgage was recorded on September 30, 2016, at Reception No. 1025910, in Book 1045, at Page 2-14 in the public records in the office of the County Clerk and ex-officio Register of Deeds in and for Uinta County, State of Wyoming; and

WHEREAS, the Mortgage was assigned for value as follows:

Assignee: NewRez LLC d/b/a Shellpoint Mortgage Servicing

Assignment dated: March 11, 2020

Assignment recorded: March 11, 2020

Assignment recording information: at Reception No. 1083097, in Book 1091, at Page 944-945

All in the records of the County Clerk and ex-officio Register of Deeds in and for Uinta 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 May 5, 2020 being the total sum of $162,753.83, 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 d/b/a 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 Uinta County, Wyoming to the highest bidder for cash at 10:00 o’clock in the forenoon on June 17, 2020 at the information desk at the Uinta County Courthouse located at 225 9th Street, Evanston, WY 82930, for application on the above described amounts secured by the Mortgage, said mortgaged property being described as follows, to-wit:

All of Lot 7 of the Mountain View Park Two, a subdivision being located in the Town of Mountain View, Uinta County, Wyoming, according to the Plat recorded April 26, 1979, as Instrument #330062, on file in the office of the Uinta County Clerk. 

With an address of 570 Evergreen Drive, Mountain View, WY 82939 (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: April 28, 2020               NewRez LLC d/b/a Shellpoint Mortgage Servicing

By: Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C.

376 East 400 South, Suite 300

Salt Lake City, UT 84111


HWM File # WY10004

Publish: May 19, 2020, 26, June 2, 9, 2020             05193




Evanston, Wyoming

May 19, 2020

The Uinta County Commissioners met in regular session on May 19, 2020 in the commission chambers, 225 9thStreet, Evanston, Wyoming and via an online Zoom Meeting.  Chairman Eric South convened meeting at 2:00 p.m. Commissioner Craig Welling and Commissioner Mark Anderson were present. Also present: Amanda Hutchinson, County Clerk.


Motion Welling, second Anderson to approve the agenda.  3 yes votes, passed.

Scholarship Awards

Motion Anderson, second Welling to award the County Commissioners $1,000 scholarships to:

Evanston High School – Taryn Wagstaff

Mountain View High School – Jaynee Hunt

Mountain View High School – Hunter Gross

Alternates from Mountain View High School – Holly Stephens and Alexis Hunter

There were no applicants from Lyman High School.

3 yes votes, passed.

Weed and Pest Buildings

Motion Welling, Second Anderson to approve signing Quit Claim Deeds, which would transfer the property that the Mountain View Weed and Pest building currently sits on to Weed and Pest in exchange for their interest in the structure they built on county property in Evanston, pending an updated legal description for the property in Evanston as presented by Ariel Calmes, Deputy County Attorney.  3 yes votes, passed.

Auditor Letter of Engagement

Motion Anderson, second Welling to sign a letter of engagement with DeCoria and Company to perform auditing services for the county for fiscal years 2020, 2021, and 2022 for $56,000.00 per year with an addition $5,000.00 per year if a single audit is needed.  3 yes votes, passed.

Flexible Spending Plan Amendment

Motion Welling, Second Anderson to approve a plan amendment to the employee cafeteria (flexible spending plan) increasing the list of items considered as qualified expense per IRS rules and regulations.  3 yes votes, passed.


Motion Anderson, second Welling to approve the minutes of the May 5, 2020 meeting.  3 yes votes, passed.


Motion Welling, second Anderson to approve warrants 443165 through 443277 excluding warrant 443258.

ACCOUNTS PAYABLE:  Adams, Michael D,MD, $800.00, Health Officer;All West Communications, $110.60, Phone/Internet Service; American Linen-Steiner Corp, $369.84, Laundry Services; American Union Venture Inc(Dba), $2,826.00,Disposal ; Axis Forensic Toxicology, Inc, $478.00, Forensic Lab; Bank of the West (Attorney), $542.05, Credit Cards; Bank of the West (Communications), $553.85, Credit Cards; Bank of the West (Commissary), $115.00, Credit Card; Bank of the West (Commissioners), $52.12, Credit Cards; Bank of the West (EmgMngt), $139.95, Credit Cards; Bank of the West (Extension), $58.77, Credit Cards;

Bank of the West (HumanSrvcs), $500.70, Credit Card; Bank of the West (IT), $1,413.26, Credit Card; Bank of the West (Landfill), $1,681.75, Credit Cards;

Bank of the West (Maintenance), $8,141.82, Credit Cards; Bank of the West (Mosquito), $258.36, Credit Cards; Bank of the West (Public Health), $1,389.90, Credit Cards; Bank of the West (Planning), $105.33, Credit Cards; Bank of the West (R&B East), $3,110.94, Credit Cards; Bank of The West (Sheriff), $1,623.07, Credit Cards; Bank of the West (Treasurer), $498.48, Credit Card; Bank of the west (Voca), $340.00,Credit Card ; Benedict Ace Hardware, $395.13, Supplies; Benedict Trading Company, $16.99, Hardware/Supplies; Best Home Health & Hospice, $1,098.50, Prisoner Medical; Bob Barker Company, Inc., $52.53, Prisoner Supplies; Evanston Youth Club for Boys & Girl, $821.15, Wages/Int; Bradshaws Home and Glass LLC, $725.00, Parts/Supplies; Bridger Valley Electric, $3,518.30, Utilities; Bridger Valley Joint Powers Board, $95.00, Utilitites; Bridger Valley Pioneer, $99.60, Advertising; Bridger Valley Propane, $549.87, Propane; Wex Bank/Cardwell (Ext), $50.46, Fuel; Wex Bank/Cardwell (Mosquito), $147.18, Fuel; Wex Bank/Cardwell (Maint), $956.53, Fuel; Wex Bank/Cardwell (PH), $38.33, Fuel; Wex Bank/Cardwell (Planning), $104.07, Fuel; Wex Bank/Cardwell (RBW), $114.32, Fuel; Wex Bank/Cardwell (Sheriff), $5,501.73, Fuel; Cazin’s, $688.35, Hardware/Landscaping; CDW Government LLC, $4,557.22, Computer Hardware; Century Link, $2,248.35, Telephone; City Drug Inc, $273.20, Medical; City Of Evanston (Utilities), $1,664.92, Utilities; Convergint Technologies LLC, $21,572.41, Software Program; Covolo Auto Farm Service, $581.87, Auto Parts; Crandall Funeral Home Inc, $2,300.00, Supplies; Dasher, Susan, $30.00, Reimbursement; DBT Transportation Services LLC, $555.81, Airport Services; Deru’s, $577.08, Bldg Maintenance; Ellingford Bros., Inc. (Maint), $1,296.81, Concrete/Parts; Ellingford Bros., Inc. (Sheriff), $37.50, Concrete/Parts; Evanston Uinta Joint Powers Bd, $3,673.65, Rent; Francom, D Mckay, DDS, $116.00, Medical; Freeway Tire, $572.46, Tires; Gaylord Bros, $293.19, Museum Supplies; Griffin Daughters Cleaning Srvc LLC, $400.00, Rent; Grainger, $242.72, Maintenance; Gross, Saralee, $89.21, ; Hayden Commons LLLP, $400.00, Rental Assistance; Hewlett-Packard Financial Services, $827.20, Computer Equipment; High Country Behavioral Health, $1,591.50, Professional Services; Rocky Mountain Battery LLC, $382.85, Battery; Intermountain Lock And Supply Co, $1,330.19, Security; Inventory Trading Company, $242.00, Uniforms; J&J Enterprises, $900.00, Professional Services; John Deere Financial (Maint), $48.26, Hardware/Maintenance; Kallas Automotive, $2,478.97, Auto Parts; Landmark 05 LLC, $85.00, Professional Services; Mark’s Plumbing Parts &, $63.43, Parts; Maverick Networks Inc, $440.00,Support ; Department of Health, $40,115.61, Grant Funds; Morcon Industrial Specialty, $83.00, Equipment/Safety/Parts; Mountain West Truck Center, $3,057.91, Equipment Parts; Mountain West Business Solutions, $531.81, Copier Maintenance; National Benefit Services LLC, $167.90, Cafeteria Plan; Norco, Inc., $6.63, Parts; Office Products Dealer Inc, $910.59, Office Supplies; Aegean LLC, $325.00, Training; Questar Gas Company, $6,064.44, Utilities; Quill Corp, $1,476.74, Office Supplies; Randy J Barker, $1,000.00, Professional Services; Real Kleen Janitorial & Repair, $899.12, Janitorial; RelaDyne West LLC, $9,783.36, Fuel; Ricoh USA, Inc, $6.05, Copier Maintenance; Ricoh USA, Inc, $6.05, Copies; Rocky Mountain Power (Utilities), $3,969.96, Electricity; SAFV Task Force, Inc., $1,019.18, Support Funds; Sirchie Acquisition Company, LLC, $203.70, Law Enforcement; Skaggs Companies Inc, $1,058.33, Uniforms; South & Jones Timber Co, $600.00, Lumber; Interstate Fire Sales and Service, $1,622.50, Professional Services; Wyoming Department Of Health, $129.28, State Car/Payroll; SUMMIT FOOD SERVICES, LLC, $14,115.81, Food Contract Services; Superior Rental Inc, $522.49, Rental/Parts/Repairs; Sylvestri Customization, $1,040.00, Website Maintenance; T-7 Inc Propane Services, $136.47, Propane; Town Of Lyman, $118.00, Rent; Town Of Mt View, $474.06, Utilitites; TreasureLand Post & Rails, LLC, $350.00, Peeled Rails; Disability IN Uinta County, $916.36, Training; Uinta Co Herald, $570.85, Advertising/Subscription; Uinta County Museum, $218.19, Support Funds; Uinta Co Public Health Nurse, $207.28, Supplies; Uinta Co Treasurer (Postage), $3,201.75, Postage; Uinta County Human Srvcs Tripartite, $33,750.00, Support Funds; UniFirst Corporation, $844.85, Laundry Services; Wells Fargo Financial Leasing, $113.00, Copier Lease; Thomson Reuters/West Payment Center, $702.28, Law Library; Westar Printing, $569.00, Printing; Wheeler Machinery Co, $1,112.50, Equipment Parts; White Mountain Lumber, $5,595.87, Building Maintenance; Wyo Dept of Health/Preventive, $72.00, Testing; Wyoming Waste Services - Rock, $183.24, Garbage Disposal.

3 yes votes, passed. Commissioner Anderson recused himself on warrant 443258 due to a conflict of interest.  Motion Welling, second South to approve warrant 443258. 2 yes votes, passed.

Meeting adjourned at 2:38 p.m.

Eric South, Chairman


Attest:    Amanda Hutchinson

                UINTA COUNTY CLERK

PUBLISHED: May 26, 2020  05261