6-9-2020 Uinta County Herald Legals


The Governing Body of the City of Evanston, Wyoming, in accordance with Wyoming State Statue 16-4-109 will hold a public hearing Tuesday, June 16, 2019 at 5:30 P.M. in the Council Chambers of the City Hall, 1200 Main Street, for the purpose of receiving public input either orally or in written form on the tentative Budget for Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2021.

After the public hearing a Resolution will be considered by the Council to adopt the annual budget for Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2021.

A summary of the proposed budget follows:

                                              Revenue                                     Expenditure                General Fund

General Fund Revenues$ 75,000.00

Parks and Recreation Subsidy                                            $ 75,000.00

For additional payroll costs not originally budgeted                                         Environmental Services Fund              

Landfill Revenue          200,000.00

Landfill Expense                                                                  $200,000.00

Budget amount was entered incorrectly

PUBLISHED: June 9, 2020    06095


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



First Regular Meeting

June 2nd, 2020

The official record of proceedings of the first regular meeting of the Evanston City Council for the month of June was held in the Council Chambers of City Hall on the above date. These proceedings were video recorded.

Mayor Williams led those in attendance in the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.

The roll was called and with a quorum being present, Mayor Kent Williams called the meeting to order at 5:30 p.m. and welcomed everyone present.

Those present from the governing body at the start of the meeting were: Mayor Williams; Councilmembers Tim Lynch, Tib Ottley, Evan Perkes, David Welling, Mike Sellers, and Mikal Welling.

Staff members present at the start of the meeting were: City Attorney, Dennis Boal; City Clerk, Diane Harris; City Treasurer, Trudy Lym; Director of Engineering & Planning, Dean Barker; Public Works Director, Gordon Robinson; Community Development Director, Rocco O’Neill and Police Chief, Jon Kirby.  Director of Parks and Recreation, Scott Ehlers was excused.  A group of interested citizens were also present.

Approve Agenda

Council member D. Welling moved, Council member Ottley seconded, to approve the agenda.  The motion passed unanimously with 7 yes votes:  Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Approve Minutes

The official record of proceedings for the City Council Meeting held May 19, 2020, and the City Council Work Session Meeting held May 26, 2020 were approved as presented.


Council member Lynch moved, Council member M. Welling seconded, to approve the following bills for payment:

May 20, 2020 to June 2, 2020

VENDOR                                              FOR                                  AMOUNT

AXA Equivest                                       Payroll                                     458.00

Beneficial Life Insurance                   Payroll                                     293.34

Blue Cross/Blue Shield                       Payroll                              147,210.57

Delta Dental                                          Payroll                                  8,161.00

Evanston Police Benevolent              Payroll                                     240.00

Flex Share                                              Payroll                                  2,682.66

Flex Share Fees                                    Payroll                                     380.55

IRS Tax Deposit                                   Payroll                                48,409.42

NCPERS Wyoming                             Payroll                                     112.00

Orchard Trust                                        Payroll                                27,778.86

Parks & Recreation                              Payroll                                     194.65

Vantage Point                                        Payroll                                     446.66

WEBT                                                    Payroll                                     968.00

Wyoming Retirement                          Payroll                                62,390.19

Payroll                                                    Payroll                              145,524.94

10 A+ Trophy & Awards                    Plaque                                        22.87

Auto Zone                                              Parts                                            13.64

Dennis M. Boal                                     Services                                3,438.00

Cazin’s                                                   Parts                                         344.50

CD’s Electric                                         Electrical                                 128.22

Construction Material Recycling      Contract                             83,641.93

Cleveland Golf                                      Supplies                                1,415.14

Verizon Wireless                                  Cell Phones                             663.48

Deru’s Glass                                          Parts                                         115.20

Ellingford’s                                           Supplies                                1,365.11

Evanston Parks & Recreation            City Subsidy                   101,983.33

Fastenal Company                                Parts                                              7.00

Murdochs                                               Supplies                                   197.84

Harris Law Office                                Contract                                4,000.00

Labforms                                                Supplies                                1,724.00

Kallas Automotive                               Parts                                      1,122.52

Amanda R. Kirby                                 Services                                   832.50

Andrew Moon                                       Reimbursement                      246.74

Morcon Industrial                                 Supplies                                   436.07

Mountain West Business Solutions  Contract                                1,100.80

Dominion Energy                                 Utilities                                 2,634.68

Dave Norris Construction                   Services                                5,100.00

Quadient                                                 Contract                                3,293.58

OT Excavation                                      Services                                   185.00

Office Products Dealer                        Supplies                                   354.67

Office Depot                                          Supplies                                     68.55

Potable Divers                                       Services                                6,500.00

Quality Engraving & Locksmith       Services                                   186.00

Real Kleen Janitorial                           Supplies                                   228.00

Rush Truck Center                               Parts                                         178.98

Safety Supply & Sign                          Signs                                        232.56

Shred-It USA                                        Services                                     87.60

Six States Distributors                         Parts                                      1,220.68

Stateline Metals                                    Services                                   181.18

Local Gov’t Liability Pool                 Insurance                           37,719.00

Superior Rental                                     Equipment Rental                  270.00

Tom’s HVAC                                        Services                                   360.00

Turf Equipment & Irriga.                   Parts                                         311.42

Uinta County Human Services          Contract                             33,750.00

Uinta County Herald                           Ads                                             85.00

Uinta County School Dist #1             Refund                                       40.00

Uinta Engineering                                Contract                                4,800.00

Rocky Mountain Power                      Utilities                              16,259.97

Walmart                                                 Supplies                                   374.21

XO Xtreme Marketing                        Marketing                         23,832.50

Westar Printing                                     Supplies                                   121.88

Western Wyoming Beverages           Services                                   277.80

The Lumberyard                                   Supplies                                1,180.55

Wyoming Financial Insurance           Notary Bond                             50.00

One-Call of Wyoming                         Tickets                                     104.25

Yamaha Motor Corp                            Contract                                3,495.25

Arts Inc                                                   Refund                                     500.00

Evanston Cowboy Days                      Refund                                     300.00

Golden Rule Embroidery                    Services                                     20.00

PGA of America                                   Dues                                         536.00

The Bugnappers                                    Services                                1,419.00

Emily Knott                                           Refund                                     100.00

Timber Erickson                                   Reimbursement                      117.00

Patty Willoughby                                 Refund                                     100.00

Risa Capital LLC                                 Refund                                     218.78

William Orvosh                                    Refund                                  1,250.00

Wyoming Agriculture                         Refund                                     600.00

The motion passed unanimously with 7 yes votes:  Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Council Comments

Council member Lynch reminded everyone to continue to be safe during this time.

Council member Sellers recognized the Graduating Class of Evanston High School.  He reminded everyone to beware of scams during these times and to be vigilant about people needing help and support for their mental wellbeing. He recognized the Evanston Police Department and the job they do.

Council member Perkes expressed gratitude that Evanston and Uinta County have not experienced any problems like other parts of the nation.

Mayor Williams recognized the turbulent times going on everywhere.  He reminded everyone to stay above the fray, remain vigilant and cautious. We, as citizens of Evanston, are patriotic, we love our community and state.

Consent Agenda

Council member D Welling moved, Council member Sellers seconded, to approve the following Consent Agenda Item:

Street Closure Permitrequested by Elijah Robinson for a neighborhood 4th of July Block Party on Saturday, July 4, 2020 on Sage Street between 4th Street and 5th Street, from 5:00 pm to 11:59 pm.

The motion passed unanimously with 6 yes votes:  Williams, Lynch, Ottley, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Council Member Perkes abstained.

Council member Perkes moved, Council member Lynch seconded, to approve the following Consent Agenda Item:

Street Closure Permitrequested by Mark Potter for a neighborhood 4th of July Party on Saturday, July 4, 2020 on 7th Street between Lombard Street and Uinta Street, from 4:00 pm to 11:59 pm.

The motion passed unanimously with 7 yes votes:  Williams, Lynch, Perkes, Ottley, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Council member Ottley moved, Council member D. Welling seconded, to approve the following Consent Agenda Item:

Parade Routerequested by Jim Davis for the Annual All Alumni Noise Parade on Saturday, July 4, 2020 beginning at 10:00 a.m. at the Uinta County Library Parking Lot and ending at Depot Square.

The motion passed unanimously with 7 yes votes:  Williams, Lynch, Perkes, Ottley, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Summer 2020 Street Maintenance Overlay Project

Councilmember Lynch moved, Councilmember M. Welling seconded, to accept the bid for the Summer 2020 Street Maintenance Overlay Project to the low bidder, Consolidated Paving and Concrete, Inc.   The motion passed unanimously with 7 yes votes: Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.


Council member Lynch introduced Resolution 20-42.  Council member Lynch moved, Council member D. Welling seconded, to adopt Resolution 20-42.


PASSED, APPROVED AND ADOPTED this 2nd day of June, 2020.

Kent H. Williams, Mayor


Diane Harris, City Clerk

 Public Participation

Jon Pentz recognized the progress on City View Drive.  He also wanted to express his gratitude and support for the Police Officers of our community.


With no further business to be conducted at this time Mayor Williams adjourned the meeting at 5:49 p.m.

Kent H. Williams, Mayor


Diane Harris, City Clerk

PUBLISHED: June 9, 2020    06094




In Probate

Docket No. 20-6


GUARDIANSHIP OF:            )

KAIA KAY WILCOX,            )

                  A Minor Child.        )


NOTICE TO Scott Wilcox or any other prospective father.


You are hereby notified that a Petition for Appointment of Guardian, Probate Action No. 20-06, has been filed in the Wyoming District Court for the Third Judicial District, whose address is: 225 9th Street, Evanston, Wyoming, 82930 seeking Guardianship of a Minor Child.

Unless you file an Answer or otherwise respond to the Petition referenced above within 30 days following the last date of publication of this notice, a Default Judgment will be taken against you and the party’s request may be granted.

DATED this 30th day of April, 2020.

By Clerk of Court:

Shanda Fife

Clerk of District Court/Deputy

PUBLISHED: June 2, 9,16, 23, 2020      06022





To all persons, firms or corporations who have any claim for any work completed for, or any material furnished to Construction Material Recycling Inc., for the construction of the Harrison Drive Storm Drain Replacement project located in Evanston, Wyoming. You are hereby notified, that the City of Evanston, Wyoming has accepted as completed, according to the plans and specifications and rules set forth in the contract between the City of Evanston and the aforesaid contractor, the work in connection with the construction of the above, and that said contractor, is entitled to final settlement therefore.

You are further notified that upon the 12th of June 2020, being at least 10 days after the first publication of this notice, the City of Evanston will pay the full amount due under said contract; and in the event that your claim is not filed with the City Clerk of said City prior to said 12th day of June 2020, the same shall be waived.

This notice is given pursuant to Section 15-1-113 (h), Wyoming Statutes.

Dated this 2nd Day of June 2020.

Kent Williams, Mayor

City of Evanston

PUBLISHED: June 2, 5, 9, 2020             06021



UINTA COUNTY                                THIRD JUDICIAL DISTRICT

IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF        )                

LESLIE LLEWELLYN HYSELL,                     )

also known as LESLIE L. HYSELL                   ) Probate No. 20-23

and LESLIE HYSELL, DECEASED.                                  )


The creditors, heirs, devisees and all other persons interested in the above-entitled matter take notice that Kathy R. Porter and Linda L. Walker have filed an application in the District Court within and for Uinta County, Wyoming, alleging that Leslie Llewellyn Hysell died on January 28, 2020; and that he owned and left real property in Uinta County, Wyoming, particularly described as follows:

A tract of land lying and being situate in Block Ten (10), Groshon Addition to the Town of Mountain View, Uinta County, Wyoming, as the same is platted and recorded in the office of the Ex-Officio Recorder of Deeds in the County of Uinta, State of Wyoming, said tract of land being more particularly described by metes and bounds as follows, to-wit:

Beginning at the NW corner of said Block 10 of the Groshon Addition to the Town of Mountain View, Wyoming, and running South along Block boundary 290 feet, thence running Northeasterly 367 to a point on the North boundary of said Block 10 located 225 feet East of the Northwest corner of said Block 10 and thence running West along Block boundary a distance of 225 feet to the point of beginning.

and praying that the Court enter a decree establishing that the right and title to the real and personal property described hereinabove be distributed to the following as ordered by court:

Name and Relationship                 

Leonard C. Hysell, Son – one-fourth interest

Linda L. Walker, Daughter – one-fourth interest

Kathy R. Porter, Daughter – one-fourth interest

Gayle J. Eyre, Daughter – one-fourth interest

You are hereby notified that on the 10th day of July, 2020, at 1:00 P.M., and the Courtroom of said Court, in Evanston, Wyoming, have been set as the time and place of hearing of said application, when and where any person interested may appear and make such claim or objection as he/she might have.

Dated June 2, 2020

                                                                 By /s/Joseph B. Bluemel

                                                                District Court Judge

PUBLISHED: June 9, 16, 2020                06092



The Governing Body of the City of Evanston, Wyoming, in accordance with Wyoming State Statue 16-4-109 will hold a public hearing Tuesday, June 16, 2019 at 5:30 P.M. in the Council Chambers of the City Hall, 1200 Main Street, for the purpose of receiving public input either orally or in written form on the tentative Budget for Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2021.

After the public hearing a Resolution will be considered by the Council to adopt the annual budget for Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2021.

A summary of the proposed budget follows:

                                                            Revenue               Expenditure

General Fund                             $  9,675,417                 $11,713.445

Water Fund                                $  2,296,584                 $  3,996,784

Waste Water Fund                   $  1,062,000                 $  1,847,270

Environmental Services          $ 1,162,600                 $  1,952,825

Golf Fund                                   $     314,160                 $  1,068,777

Cemetery Fund                         $       38,000                 $     332,126

Motor Vehicle Fund                $       34,000                 $       33,000

Lodging Tax Fund                   $     220,000                 $     321,750

Economic Development          $ 4,647,745                 $  4,640,000

PUBLISHED: June 9, 2020    06091




Evanston, Wyoming

June 2, 2020

The Uinta County Commissioners met in regular session on June 2, 2020 in the commission chambers, 225 9th Street, Evanston.  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 and Loretta Howieson, County Attorney.


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

Polling Places

Amanda Hutchinson, County Clerk, declared new Polling Place due to directives issued by the Secretary of State related to COVID-19 concerns.  Voting will be held at the following Polling Places: Machine Shop and Roundhouse in Evanston, the Lyman Town Hall, and the Mountain View Senior Center.  These locations will allow for proper social distancing as directed by the Secretary of State.  Notice will be sent to voters if their polling place has changed.

FY 20 Budget Amendment No. 3

Motion Anderson, Second Welling to approve Resolution 20-09 approving Budget Amendment No. 3 for Fiscal Year 20.  3 yes votes, passed.

Public Health Emergency Preparedness Grant

Motion Welling, second Anderson to authorize a one-time vacation pay out from the emergency preparedness grant for first responders to the pandemic crisis as allowed by the grant. This exception is only available to personnel typically paid by this grant.  3 yes votes, passed.

Child Support Enforcement Agreement

Motion Anderson, second Welling to approve the annual agreement with the Wyoming Department of Family Services delineating responsibilities for dispersing child support funds through June 30, 2021 as presented by Kerri Wright, Clerk of District Court.  3 yes votes, passed.

Weed and Pest Buildings

The progress on the Weed and Pest property transfer was briefly discussed, but the paperwork to complete the transaction is still under review by legal counsel. 


Motion Anderson, second Welling to approve the minutes of the May 19, 2020 meeting.  3 yes votes, passed.


Motion Anderson, second Welling to approve warrants 443476 through 443542.  3 yes votes, passed. 

PAYROLL WARRANTS: AFLAC, $1,043.46, Insurance; The Hartford, $2,400.08, Insurance; The Hartford, $1,791.00, Insurance; Beneficial Life Ins Co, $309.78, Insurance; The Hartford, $2,126.57, Insurance; Clerk of District Ct for Uinta Coun, $374.00, Child Support; Continental American Insurance Comp, $536.20, Insurance; Conseco Health Insurance Company, $329.80, Insurance; Delta Dental Plan Of Wyo, $14,375.00, Insurance; Evanston Parks & Recreation, $263.76, Employee Deduction; Uinta County Tax Account, $37,310.13, Taxes; Uinta County Tax Account, $81,828.22, Taxes; Mainstay Investments, $475.00, Deferred Comp Plan; National Benefit Services LLC, $6,126.57, Cafeteria Plan; OREGON CHILD SUPPORT PROGRAM, $417.45, Child Support; UINTA COUNTY TREASURER (HEALTH PLAN, $238,298.60, Deferred Comp Plan; Uinta Co Emp Ben Plan, $2,425.70, Insurance; Uinta Co Clerk, $10.00, Fees; Uinta County Treasurer, $506.96, Hanger Allowance; WYO DEFERRED COMPENSATION ACCOUNT, $4,515.00, Deferred Comp Plan; Wyoming Retirement System, $58,046.21, Pension Plan; Department of Workforce Services, $6,897.54, Unemployment; NCPERS Group Life Ins., $32.00, Insurance; Wyoming Retirement System, $32,327.13, Insurance. ACCOUNTS PAYABLE WARRANTS: A-1 Radiator Repair, $5,344.00, Radiator Repair; AARMS, $1,500.00, Training Manuals; Ace Disposal, Inc., $78.00, Garbage Disposal; Airgas Inc. dba Airgas USA, LLC, $46.05, Welding Supplies; Barker, Brent, $172.50, Reimburse Mileage; Cazin’s, $5.92, Hardware/Landscaping; Century Link, $274.11, Telephone; Charm-Tex, Inc., $192.00, Supplies; Codale Electric Supply Inc, $1,061.28, Parts; Communications Technologies, Inc, $650.00, Parts; Covolo Auto Farm Service, $187.51, Auto Parts; Covolo, Dennis, $227.70, Reimburse Mileage; Deru’s, $1,637.36, Bldg Maintenance; Econo Sign LLC, $347.81, Route Markers; Ellingford Bros Inc. (RBW), $33.73, Parts; Francom, D Mckay, DDS, $20.00, Medical; Freeway Tire, $15.00, Tires; High Country Behavioral Health, $1,261.50, Professional Services; IBS, Inc, $1,171.39, Parts; Inberg-Miller Engineers, $9,800.00, Professional Services; Intermountain Lock And Supply Co, $111.72, Security; Julie Johnson, $361.40, Professional services; Kallas Automotive, $2,617.10, Auto Parts; Keech Steel Corp, $2,874.29, Supplies; Ke