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1. TO:
John M Adriano Katarina Adriano
506 E 7th St 506 E 7th St
the title owners of the following described real property:
The North Half (N1/2) of Lot 22, and all of Lots 23 and 24, in Block 20, ASKELSON`s Addition to
the City Of Grafton, Walsh County, North Dakota
2. Notice is hereby given that certain mortgage upon the above-described property, John M Adriano
and Katarina Adriano, mortgagor/s, executed and delivered to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems,
Inc. as nominee for USAA Federal Savings Bank, Mortgagee, dated December 17, 2014, and filed for
record in the office of the Register of Deeds of the County of Walsh and State of North Dakota, December
22, 2014 as Document 282989. The mortgage has been or will be assigned to the Plaintiff prior to the
commencement of a foreclosure action. Said mortgage was give to secure the payment of $135,000.00,
and interest according to the conditions of a certain promissory note, is in default.
3. Pursuant to the provisions of the Federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, you are advised that
unless you dispute the validity of the foregoing debt or any portion thereof within thirty days after receipt
of this letter, we will assume the debt to be valid. On the other hand, if the debt or any portion thereof is
disputed, we will obtain verification of the debt and will mail you a copy of such verification. You are also
advised that upon your request within the thirty day period, we will provide you with the name and address
of your original creditor, if different from the creditor referred to in this Notice. We are attempting to collect
a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose.
4. At this time, no attorney with this firm has personally reviewed the particular circumstances of
your account. However, if you fail to contact our office, our client may consider additional remedies to
recover the balance due.
5. Nationstar Mortgage LLC may have previously sent you a letter advising you of possible alternatives
to foreclosure, along with the documents for you to complete and return to Nationstar Mortgage LLC to
be evaluated for these alternatives. If you did not receive or no longer have the documents, or have not
returned all of the documents, please contact Nationstar Mortgage LLC at:877-450-8638 . Even if you
have previously indicated that you are not interested in saving your home you can still be evaluated for
alternatives to foreclosure.
6. The following is a statement of the sum due for principal, interest, taxes, insurance,
maintenance, etc., as of June 3, 2018 :
Unpaid Principal Balance $133,289.71
Unpaid Accrued Interest through 06/03/2018 $2,610.76
Uncollected Late Charges $101.04
Property Inspections/Preservation $120.00
Escrow Advance $2,465.41
Recording Fee $20.00
Grand Total $138,606.92$138,656.92
7. That as of June 1, 2018 the amount due to cure any default, or to be due under the terms of the
mortgage, exists in the following respects:
Principal & Interest 5 months at $631.46 $3,157.30
Escrow Payments 3 months at $346.10 = $1,038.30
2 months at $372.19 = $744.38
Late Charges $101.04
Grand Total $5,041.02
all of which must be paid BY CERTIFIED FUNDS, MADE PAYABLE TO Nationstar Mortgage LLC
and mailed to the undersigned attorney to cure the default, plus any accrued interest, subsequent
payments or late charges which become due and any further expenses for preservation of
the property which may be advanced. PLEASE CONTACT THE UNDERSIGNED FOR THE EXACT
8. You have the right, in accordance with the terms of the mortgage, to cure the default specified
above. You also have the right to assert in the foreclosure action that no default exists or any other defense
you may have to said action.
9. Notice is further given that if the total sums in default, together with interest accrued thereon
at the time of such payment, accrued payments then due and expenses advanced, are not paid within
thirty (30) days from the date of mailing or service of this Notice, the Mortgagee will deem the whole sum
secured by the mortgage to be due and payable in full without further notice. Furthermore, proceedings
will be commenced to foreclose such mortgage, and in the event of Sheriff’s sale as provided by the laws of
the State of North Dakota, the time for redemption shall be as provided by law, but not less than sixty (60)
days after the Sheriff’s Sale.
Dated June 29, 2018
Attorneys for the Plaintiff
Office and Post Office Address:
38 Second Avenue East
Dickinson, North Dakota 58601
Tel: (701) 227-1841
Fax: (701) 225-6878
Haylee Cripe, Attorney ND Bar #07241
If you have previously received a discharge in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, this is not an attempt
to collect a debt against you personally, but only an attempt to determine your intention
concerning retaining this property.
(August 1, 8, 15, 2018)

JULY 17, 2018
July 17, 2018 - 9:00 a.m.
Members present: Chairman Burianek,
Commissioners Anderson, Barta, Meberg and
Motion by Barta to approve the July 2,
2018 regular meeting minutes and agenda
additions of right of way update, Project Safe
Send, Clerk of Court update, Park River Safe
Route contract. Second by Anderson. Motion
Project Safe Send will be in Adams, ND on July
26th from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the state
highway department building located at 804 1st
Avenue. Project Safe Send is a no cost program for
individuals to dispose of old and unused chemicals
properly. They will also be in Larimore on July 27th.
It has been approximately 3 months since the Clerk
of Court remodel project started. They have had
lots of snags but it is wrapping up. They will need
to reorder the door as it is damaged.
Motion by Meberg to sign the Resolution
for Park River Safe Route Project No. TAC-
0050(054). Second by Barta. Motion carried.
Sharon Lipsh, Highway Superiendent, appeared for
the following:
 Motion by Anderson to approve
the 4 drainage permit for JFK Farms
in Grafton, Fertile and Glenwood
Townships and a drainage permit for
Nick Knoepfle, Forest River Township.
Second by Wild. Motion carried.
• Was asked to reconsider Mark Novak’s drain
permit request for County Road 8 & 15.
Motion by Anderson to approve culvert
on the corner of County Road 8 & 15 at
county’s expense. Second by Barta. All
voted yes, except Meberg. Motion carried.
• Mayo Construction is in the area so they will
give an estimate on paving the parking lots.
• Sharon is still waiting for Aaron Birst from
NDACo for information on county’s legal
rights in right of way.
• Discussed Road Day & Open House
scheduled for August 1st.
Ed Sevigny, Tax Director, appeared toabatements and Homestead Credits.
 Motion by Meberg to follow the
recommendation of tax director and
approve the Ed Beneda Homestead
Credit. Second by Wild. Motion carried.
Edward Cleveland 25-6132 2016 HC
Beneda Twp
Edward Cleveland 25-6132 2017 HC
Beneda Twp
 Motion by Barta to follow the
recommendation of tax director
and approve the Manes Morgan,
Homestead Credit. Second by Anderson.
Motion carried.
Manes Pisek City 44-13435 2016 HC
Manes Pisek City 44-13435 2017 HC
 Motion by Anderson to follow the
recommendation of tax director and
approve the Laverne Bosh, Homestead
Credit. Second by Barta. Motion carried.
Laverne Lankin 47-114144 2017 HC
Bosh City
 Motion by Barta to follow the
recommendation of tax director and
approve the Jay & Becky Skorheim
abatement. Second by Wild. Motion
Jay & Becky Park River 38-11732 2017 RET
Skorheim City
 Motion by Anderson to follow the
recommendation of tax director and
approve the Robert & Lyndice Benoy,
abatement. Second by Wild. Motion
Robert & Park River 38-11762 2017 RET
Lyndice City
Motion by Anderson to appoint James
Schanilec to the Walsh County Housing
Authority. Second by Wild. Motion carried.
Motion by Barta to follow the
recommendation of the state’s attorney and
sign the Court Services Contract. Second by
Wild. Motion carried.
Will check with Tanya for a job description for the
recorders position. Should begin advertising on the
county website, newspaper, Job Service & NDACo
the first week in September with interviews later
in the month. It was suggested that a good
candidate could multi-task and have good people
& computer skills. May require applicants to take
some type of computer test to prove knowledge of
Excel and computer skills.
Discussed Pay in Lieu which at some point should
disappear. Only 5 people still receiving as they
were grandfathered in. Should pick a date by the
end of the year.
Daryl Campbell, Larry Tanke and Albin Jallo from
the water board appeared for Snag & Clearing
assessment. Motion by Barta to approve the
.50 cents per acre assessment. Second by Wild.
All voted yes, except Meberg. Motion carried.
Commissioner Meberg asked about the S & P
rating process for the water district and asked for
better communication with the commissioners.
The S & P rating could result in a savings of ¾ to a
million dollar in the bond selling process.
Meeting adjourned at 10:30 a.m.
Lawrence Burianek, Chairman
Attest: Kris Molde, Auditor
(August 15, 2018)

Issuer: Walsh County Water Resource District,
Walsh County, North Dakota
Governing Body: Board of Managers
Kind, date, time, and place of meeting: A regular
meeting, held on July 24, 2018, at 8:00 A.M. at
the Walsh County Courthouse, Grafton, North
Members present: Daryl Campbell, Larry Tanke,
Albin Jallo
Members absent: None
Document Attached: PRELIMINARY
I, the undersigned, being the duly qualified
and acting Secretary/Treasurer of Walsh County
Water Resource District (the Issuer), certify that the
resolution attached hereto, as described above,
has been carefully compared with the original
records of the Issuer in my legal custody; that the
resolution is a true, correct and complete copy of
the resolution adopted by the Board of Managers
at the meeting and has not been amended,
modified or rescinded as of the date hereof; and
that the meeting was duly held by the Board of
Managers at the time and place and was attended
throughout by the members indicated above,
pursuant to call and notice of such meeting given
as required by law.
WITNESS my hand officially as such Secretary/
Treasurer of this 24th day of July, 2018.
/s/ Jennifer Lindenberger
BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Managers
of Walsh County Water Resource District, North
Dakota (the District), that it is necessary and
expedient for the District to issue its drain bonds as
hereafter described:
1. The maximum amount of bonds proposed
to be issued is $10,000,000.
2. The maximum interest rate such bonds
shall bear is 5.00%.
3. The bonds shall mature in the years 2019
to 2038.
4. The bonds are to be issued to finance the
acquisition of right-of-way and easements
and the construction of Drain #87.
5. The purpose for which the bonds are
proposed to be issued is to provide funds,
together with any other funds available,
to buy Drain #87 Warrant in the principal
amount of $10,000,000 for the purpose
of financing the acquisition of right-ofway and easements and the construction
of Drain #87.
6. The Secretary/Treasurer is directed to
publish this resolution in The Record once
each week for three consecutive weeks.
From and after the expiration of thirty (30)
days after the first publication date, no
action may be commenced or maintained,
and no defense or counterclaim may be
recognized in the courts of this State to
question or impair the drain warrant
resolved to be funded or the drain
assessments supporting such warrant.
7. A complete list identifying the drain
warrant proposed to be funded has been
filed in the office of the Walsh County
Adopted: July 24, 2018.
/s/Daryl Campbell
/s/Jennifer Lindenberger
The motion for the adoption of the foregoing
resolution was duly made by Member Larry Tanke,
seconded by Member Albin Jallo, and upon vote
being taken thereon, the following voted in favor:
Daryl Campbell, Larry Tanke & Albin Jallo;
the following voted against the same: None;
and the following were absent: None;
whereupon the resolution was declared
duly passed and adopted and was signed by the
Chairman and attested by the Secretary/Treasurer.
(August 1, 8, 15, 2018)

FEMA PW-00100(135)
Sealed bids will be received by Walsh County, at the
office of the Walsh County Auditor, 600 Cooper
Ave., Grafton, ND 58237, until 10:00 AM CT,
September 6, 2018, at which time they will be
publicly opened and read aloud for the furnishing
of materials, labor, equipment and skill required for
the construction of FEMA PW-00100(135) and
incidental items in and for said Walsh County, as is
more fully described and set forth in the plans and
specifications therefore, which are now on file in
the office of the Walsh County Auditor.
Bids shall be upon cash payment on the following
estimated quantities and types of work:
Contract Bond, 1 L Sum; Common Excavation –
Type B, 94 CY; Borrow-Excavation, 143 CY; Topsoil,
55 CY; Foundation Fill, 366 CY; Seed and Mulch,
1 L Sum; Concrete Erosion Control Blanket, 5,120
SY; Riprap Grade II, 119 CY; Fiber Rolls 12in, 200
LF; Remove Fiber Rolls 12in, 200 LF; Flotation Silt
Curtain, 150 LF; Remove Flotation Silt Curtain, 150
LF; Mobilization, 1 L Sum; Traffic Control Signs,
91 Unit; Type III Barricades, 6 EA; Geosynthetic
Material Type R1, 326 SY; Geosynthetic Material
Type RR, 178 SY; Pipe Corr. Steel .109IN 60IN
Polymeric Coated, 120 LF; Temporary Stream
Diversion, 1 EA.
The contract documents are on file and may be
examined at the following:
Walsh County Highway Department
600 Cooper Ave.
Grafton, North Dakota
Complete digital project bidding documents are
available at “Projects for Bid”
or You may download the
digital plan documents for $23.00 by inputting
Quest project #5909608 on the website’s Project
Search page. Please contact QuestCDN at (952)
233-1632 or for assistance in
free membership registration, downloading, and
working with this digital project information. An
optional paper set of project documents is also
available for a non-refundable price of $75.00 per
set at KLJ, , . Please contact us at if you have any
All bids are to be submitted on the basis of cash
payment for the work and materials, and each
bid shall be accompanied by a separate envelope
containing the contractor’s license and bid security.

The bid security must be in a sum equal to five per
cent (5%) of the full amount of the bid and must
be in the form of a bidder’s bond. A bidder’s bond
must be executed by the bidder as principal and
by a surety company authorized to do business
in this state, conditioned that if the principal’s
bid be accepted and the contract awarded to the
principal, the principal, within ten (10) days after
notice of award, will execute and effect a contract
in accordance with the terms of his bid and the bid
bond as required by the laws of the State of North
Dakota and the regulations and determinations
of the governing body. If a successful bidder
does not execute a contract within ten (10) days
allowed, the bidder’s bond must be forfeited to the
governing body and the project awarded to the
next lowest responsible bidder.
All bidders must be licensed for the full amount of
the bid as required by Section 430705 and 43-07-
12 of the North Dakota Century Code.
The successful Bidder will be required to furnish
Contract Performance and Payment Bonds in the
full amount of the contract.
Contracts shall be awarded on the basis of the
low bid submitted by a responsible and responsive
bidder for the aggregate sum of all bid items. be
awarded for the work.
All bids will be contained in a sealed envelope, as
above provided; plainly marked showing that such
envelope contains a bid for the above project. In
addition, the bidder shall place upon the exterior of
such envelope the following information:
1. The work covered by the bidder
2. The name of the bidder
3. Separate envelope containing bid bond
and a copy of North Dakota Contractor’s
License or certificate of renewal.
4. Acknowledgement of the Addenda.
No Bid will be read or considered which does not
fully comply with the above provisions as to Bond
and licenses and any deficient Bid submitted will be
resealed and returned to the Bidder immediately.
The work on the improvement will be completed
by November 30, 2018.
The Owner reserves the right to reject any and all
bids, to waive any informality in any bid, to hold all
bids for a period not to exceed days from the date
of opening bids, and to accept the bid deemed
most favorable to the interest of the Owner.
Should the Contractor fail to complete the work
within the time required herein or within such
extra time as may have been granted by formal

extensions of time approved by the Owner,
there will be deducted from any amount due the
Contractor the sum of $700.00 per day and every
day that the completion of the work is delayed.
The Contractor and his surety will be liable for any
excess. Such payment will be as and for liquidated
Dated this 10th day of August, 2018
s/Kris Molde
County Auditor
(August 15, 22, 29, 2018)

Notice to the Public
The Bureau of Reclamation has prepared a draft
environmental assessment (EA) for the funding
of the Northeast Regional Water District Phase II
Project. Reclamation is the lead Federal agency
responsible for ensuring compliance with the
National Environmental Policy Act, National
Historic Preservation Act, and related federal
environmental and cultural resource legislation.
The EA presents the Proposed Action Alternative
and evaluates the potential impacts to the human
and natural environment associated with the
Proposed Action Alternative in comparison with
the No Action Alternative.
Reclamation will use this draft EA and any review
comments to determine whether the project will
have any significant impacts on the human and
natural environment. If no significant issues are
identified, Reclamation would issue a Finding of
No Significant Impact (FONSI) and final EA. If
significant issues are identified, we may consider
the preparation of an Environmental Impact
Statement (EIS).
Reclamation defines significance in accordance
with 40 CFR 1508.27.
A copy of the draft EA is located at https:// Hardcopies
of the draft EA may be obtained by calling Kate
Kenninger, Natural Resource Specialist, at 701-
221-1282 or by requesting in writing from Area
Manager, Bureau of Reclamation, P.O. Box 1017,
Bismarck, North Dakota, 58502
We would appreciate your review and comments
on the draft EA. The review period will be open
until September 15, 2018. Comments may be
submitted in writing to: Kate Kenninger, Dakotas
Area Office, P.O. Box 1017, Bismarck, ND 58502-
1017, email or by calling
(August 15, 22, 29, 2018)

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