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NOTICE is hereby given for the vacancies in the District Board Member positions that will expire on December 31, 2016 or to fill unexpired terms. Positions to be filled are: (# of POSITIONS; district; term) 1 Libby Park District, 4 year; 1Troy Park District, 4 year; 3 Wilderness Plateau Water/Sewer District, 4 year; 2 Lincoln County Weed Board (countywide), 3 year; 1 Tax Appeal Board (countywide), 3 year; 2 Eureka Cemetery District, 3 year; 2 Em Kayan Water Sewer District, 3 year; 1 Tobacco Valley Industrial District, 3 year; 7 Lincoln County Planning Board (countywide), 2 year; 3 Troy/Lake Creek TV District, 3 year; 6 Lincoln County Fair Board (3-Eureka, 2-Libby, 1-Troy), 2 year. Applicants need to reside within the district they are applying for. Interested, qualified residents are requested to submit an Application for Boards and Committees or submit a Letter of Interest by Friday, November 11, 2016 before 5:00 P.M. To: Lincoln County Clerk and Recorder ATTN: Robin Benson, 512 California Avenue, Libby, MT 59923. Applications are available from the Lincoln County Clerk & Recorder’s Office, 512 California Avenue, Libby, MT 59923. On-Line at: OR by Calling: 406-283-2301 or 406-283-2302.

FIRE DISTRICTS: 2 *Troy Rural Fire District, 3 year;  1  *McCormick Fire District, 3 year;  2  *Lincoln County Rural Fire District, 3 year;  2 *Bull Lake Rural Fire District, 3 year.  *Fire Districts are required to complete a Declaration for Nomination and Oath of Candidacy forms for potential election purposes or by acclamation. Filing deadline is February 7, 2017 at 5:00 PM. Filing papers are located at the Clerk & Recorder’s Office. There is no fee to file.

Published in the Tobacco Valley News, Eureka, Montana, on Oct. 19 and Oct. 26, 2016. MNAXLP


InterBel Telephone Cooperative, Inc. is the recipient of Federal financial assistance from the Rural Utilities Service, an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and is subject to the provisions of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended. Section, 504 of the Rehabilitation act of 1973, as amended, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, as amended, and the rules and regulations of the U.S. Department of Agriculture which prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and where applicable, sex, marital status, family status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, political beliefs shall not be excluded from participation in admission or access to, denied the benefits of, or otherwise subjected to discrimination under of this organization’s programs or activities. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means for communication of program (Braille, large print, audiotape, etc.) should contact USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TDD).

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all the information requested in the form. Send your completed compliant form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W. Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at

INTERBEL TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE, INC. Eureka, Montana 59917 Bobbie Stoken, President

Published in the Tobacco Valley News, Eureka, Montana on Oct. 19, 2016

Notice of public hearing on the Town of Rexford Preliminary budget for the fiscal year 2016-2017

Notice is hereby given that the Town Council of the Town of Rexford, MT, has completed its preliminary budget for the fiscal year 2016-2017. A copy of the Preliminary Budget is on file in the office of the Town Clerk/Treasurer, 132 B Gateway, Rexford, Montana, where it may be examined at any time between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., Monday through Wednesday. Questions regarding the budget and the action taken may be directed to the Town Clerk/Treasurer in the Town Office at 132 B Gateway, Rexford, Montana, telephone 406-297-2439. The Town Council will hold a public hearing on the Preliminary Budget at a special meeting on the 25th day of October, 2016, at 6 p.m., at the Community Hall in Rexford, Montana. The Council will answer any questions regarding the budget from any taxpayer or resident of Rexford, Montana, and will hear statements in support of an objections to the adoption of the final budget.Dated this 17th day of October, 2016. Sharlotte Brown/Town Clerk/Treasurer.  MNAXLP

Published in the Tobacco Valley News, Eureka, Montana on Oct. 19, 2016

Notice of Public Hearing for Change of Water Rates

There will be a public hearing to consider a change in the water rates, charges and fees at the Rexford Community Hall, Rexford, Montana, on Nov. 8, 2016, at 6 p.m. The town proposes to increase the existing rates and fees as follows, effective Dec. 15, 2016.

Customers currently paying a base rate of $26 per month plus $1 per thousand gallons will pay new base rate of $30 per month plus $1 per thousand gallons. The School base rate of $62 per month plus $1 per thousand gallons shall remain unchanged. The idle service rate/change for any service that is connected to the water system but not using water, shall be $30 per month.

The Town also proposes to increase the emergency repair turn-off fee to $25. However, where service has been turned off for thirty (30) days or more and a turn on is requested, there will be a $50 turn on fee. All such fees shall be allocated 50/50 to the water utility and to the sewer utility. In addition, the Town proposes that the existing $100 hook-up fee or taping fee be increased to $150. If you would like assistance in determining how this will affect your individual monthly rates, please call 297-2439, and we can look at your usage history. Your monthly usage is printed on your bill. For further information regarding the proposed rate increase, please contact Town Clerk Sharlotte Brown at Town Office, 132 B Gateway, Rexford, Montana, or telephone 297-2439 during regular business hours.  MNAXLP

Published in the Tobacco Valley News, Eureka, Montana on Oct. 19,  Oct. 26, and Nov. 2, 2016