Beginning with the Oct. 11, 2012 issue of the Clearwater Tribune, legal notice archives are available at:

New this week: Clearwater County Planning and Zoning Commission Agenda, Notice of Name Change - Shaw/Howell, State Timber Sale - Headquarters, Notice of Consolidated Election - Kendrick School District

Continuing this week: Notice of Trustee's Sale - Adams, Notice to Creditors - Hendrix, Riverside Water & Sewer Districe Request for Sealed Bids, Notice of Trustee's Sale - Woodworth


Monday, March 16, 2015, at 6:30 p.m.

Courtroom 1 in the Clearwater County Courthouse
150 Michigan Avenue, Orofino, Idaho

   Notice is hereby given that the Clearwater County Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing Monday, March 16, 2015, at 6:30 p.m.  The Planning and Zoning reports and recommendations before the Board of County Commissioners of Clearwater County public hearing for their final decision will be held on Monday, March 30, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. in the Commissioner’s Office at the Clearwater County Courthouse.  Oral testimony will be received at the open hearings.  Speakers may be limited to five minutes and may not relinquish their time.

   Written comments are accepted and need to be directed to the Building & Planning Department, 150 Michigan Avenue, PO Box 586, Orofino, ID, 83544, faxed to 208-476-8994, or emailed to  For any other questions or concerns, contact our office at 208-476-4815.  

Persons needing special accommodations to participate should contact the county 5 days prior to the hearing.

Full text and maps for agendum items are available at the Building and Planning Department.

Call to Order:  Pledge of Allegiance; Approval of the agenda; Approval of the January 21, 2015, minutes; there was no meeting held in February

Public Hearing

·   (SD20150005) A Class S Subdivision request by John Dunn to divide approximately 30.54 acres into 2 lots:  Lot A 25 acres, Lot B 5.54 acres.  This property zoned F-1, the Low Density Rural District, is located in Section 9, Township 34 North, Range 4 East, near 546 Hidden Valley Ln, a Weippe address in Clearwater County.

Unfinished Business:

·   Review membership information

·   Land Use Ordinance

New Business:

·   Floodplain Prevention Ordinance

Announcements/Programs/Good of the Order:


   Bobbi Kaufman, Zoning Administrator


Jordyn Timie Shaw

13834 W. 3rd Ave.

Orofino, ID 83544

(208) 816-1069




Case No. CV2015-80


IN RE: Jordyn Timie Shaw



   A Petition to change the name of Jordyn Timie Shaw, now residing in the City of Orofino, State of Idaho, has been filed in the District Court in Clearwater County, Idaho. The name will change to Jordyn Timie Howell. The reason for the change in name is: legal birth father disowned me and the Howell family took me in as their own.

   A hearing on the petition is scheduled for 4:00 o’clock p.m. on April 7, 2015, at the Clearwater County Courthouse. Objections may be filed by any person who can show good reason against the name change.

   Date: 02/23/15



By: Jocelyn B. Dinner

Deputy Clerk

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   A public oral auction will be conducted at the Idaho Department of Lands office, 10230 Highway 12, Orofino, ID 83544, at 10:00 a.m. local time, on Friday, March 27, 2015 for an estimated 4,570 MBF of timber marked or otherwise designated for cutting. In addition, there is an unestimated volume of forest products that may be removed at the option of the purchaser. Prior to bidding, eligible bidders shall present a certified check or bank draft payable to Treasurer, State of Idaho, or a bid bond acceptable to the State, in the amount of $99,098.60 which is 10% of the appraised net sale value of $990,986.00. The successful bidder's deposit will be forfeited to the State should the bidder fail to complete the contract. The State will not accept bids from parties who are delinquent on payments on existing state contracts. The average starting minimum bid price is $232.46 per MBF.

   The sale is located within Sections 15, 21 and 22, Township 38N, Range 05E, B.M., Clearwater  County, State of Idaho. Sale duration is 4  years. The sale may include blowdown and/or insect and disease infected timber which may result in additional volume and recovery reductions. Interested purchasers should carefully examine the sale and make their own estimates as to volume recovery, surface conditions, and proposed construction prior to bidding on the sale. Additional information concerning the timber and conditions of sale is available to the public and interested bidders on the department’s timber sale website at or from the Idaho Department of Lands office, Orofino, Idaho.

   Purchaser insurance requirements are available for review on the Idaho Department of Lands timber sale website.

   The State Board of Land Commissioners reserves the right to reject any and all bids provided that good and sufficient grounds for rejecting the bid shall be stated in the rejection notice and shall not be in violation of applicable law.

   If you are disabled and need some form of accommodation, please call (208) 476-4587 five days prior to the date of sale. For text telephone services, please call 1-800-377-3529.

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MARCH 10, 2015 

   NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: That pursuant to a resolution of the Kendrick Joint School District #283 adopted on January 14, 2015, Clearwater County will conduct a consolidated election for the following taxing district and for the following purposes:

   Kendrick Joint School District #283 – Supplemental Levy Election - $850,000.00 for one year

   The election will be held on Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at which day the Polls will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the following designated Clearwater County Polling Place:

                        Teakean Precinct # 8           Vote by Mail Precinct

                                                                        Special Designation for March 10 Only

                                                                        Clearwater County Courthouse

                                                                        150 Michigan Avenue

                                                                        Orofino, Idaho 83544

Absentee voting for this election is available through March 6, 2015, at the Clearwater County Courthouse, 150 Michigan Avenue, Orofino, Idaho. March 4, 2015 is the last day for an application for a mail-in absentee ballot to be received by the County Clerk no later than 5:00 pm.

This is a special designated Vote by Mail Precinct for those qualified electors residing within the Kendrick Joint School District # 283 Teakean Precinct #8, Clearwater County. For this election if you are not currently registered to vote and need to register and vote, your Election Day registration location for Clearwater County is the Clearwater County Courthouse, 150 Michigan Avenue, Orofino, Idaho in the Auditor/Recorder’s Office.

All ballots must be received by the County Clerk no later than 8:00 pm on March 10, 2015, in order to be counted.

Notice is further given that in accordance with the Help America Vote Act of 2002, each of the polling places is accessible to individuals with disabilities.


Carrie Bird

Clearwater County Clerk


Notice of Trustee's Sale Idaho Code 45-1506 Today's date: February 2, 2015 File No.: 7023.112385 Sale date and time (local time): June 8, 2015 at 10:00 AM Sale location: In the lobby near the front door to the Michigan Avenue entrance of the Clearwater County Courthouse, 150 Michigan Avenue, Orofino, ID 83544 Property address: 481 Alcoda Drive fka 1811 Lakeview Drive fka TBD Lot 11 Carey Subdivision Orofino, ID 83544 Successor Trustee: Northwest Trustee Services, Inc., an Idaho Corporation P.O. Box 997 Bellevue, WA 98009 (425) 586-1900 Deed of Trust information Original grantor: Phillip D. Adams and Kimberly Adams, husband and wife Original trustee: Wells Fargo Financial National Bank Original beneficiary: Wells Fargo Bank, National Association Recording date: 02/27/2008 Recorder's instrument number: 208089 and Modification Recorded 7/30/2008 as Instrument No. 209363 County: Clearwater Sum owing on the obligation: as of February 2, 2015: $143,954.59 Because of interest, late charges, and other charges that may vary from day to day, the amount due on the day you pay may be greater. Hence, if you pay the amount shown above, an adjustment may be necessary after we receive your check. For further information write or call the Successor Trustee at the address or telephone number provided above. Basis of default: failure to make payments when due. Please take notice that the Successor Trustee will sell at public auction to the highest bidder for certified funds or equivalent the property described above. The property address is identified to comply with IC 60-113 but is not warranted to be correct. The property's legal description is: Situate in the County of Clearwater, State of Idaho. Lots 11, Carey Subdivision, according the recorded plat thereof. The sale is subject to conditions, rules and procedures as described at the sale and which can be reviewed at or The sale is made without representation, warranty or covenant of any kind. (TS# 7023.112385) 1002.277582-File No.

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Vaage Law Office, PLLC

320 Michigan Ave., #206

P.O. Box 722

Orofino, Idaho 83544

Tel/Fax: (208) 476-9300




CASE NO. CV2015-39











   NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned has been appointed as a Personal Representative of the estate of the above-named decedent. All persons having claims against the decedent or the estate are required to present their claims within four months after the date of the first publication of the Notice to Creditors, or within 60 days after the undersigned mailed or delivered a copy of the Notice to such persons, whichever is later, or said claims will be forever barred.

   Claims must be presented to the undersigned at the address indicated and filed with the Clerk of the Court.

   DATED this 5th day of February, 2015.


   c/o Rebecca Vaage

   P.O. Box 722

   Orofino, Idaho 83544



   NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Directors of the Riverside Water & Sewer District will hold a public sale by sealed bid to dispose of surplus equipment. Sealed bids will be received until 12:00 p.m. (Noon) on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 and shall be reviewed by the Board on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 during the regular monthly board meeting commencing at 5:00 p.m. 

   Reserve amount of $1,250.00 must be met.  Bidders may request a bid form by calling or stopping by the District office.  Equipment will be sold to highest bidder.  Bidders may inspect the following listed equipment by visiting the District's office located at 10460 Highway 12, Orofino, Idaho. Acceptable methods of payment include cash, cashier’s check or money order.

   The following piece of equipment shall be sold in "as is" condition, with no warranties or representations as to any warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose: 

   1987 Chevrolet Pickup

   Vin #1GCDR14Z7H4130126

   Color - Green

   Auxiliary aids or services for persons with disabilities are available upon 48 hours of advanced notice.  Please contact Nancy Dawson or Tracy Lubke at (208) 476-3613 for additional information.

   Nancy K. Dawson

   District Administrator


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T.S. No.  016373-ID NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE On 5/28/2015 at 10:00 AM (recognized local time), AT THE CLEARWATER COUNTY COURTHOUSE ENTRANCE, 150 MICHIGAN AVENUE, OROFINO, ID 83544, in the County of Clearwater,  CASPER J. RANKIN, ESQ., a member of the State Bar of Idaho, of PITE DUNCAN, LLP, as trustee, will sell at public auction, to the highest bidder, for cash, in lawful money of the United States, all payable at the time of sale, the following described real property, situated in the County of  Clearwater, State of Idaho, and described as follows, to wit: SITUATE IN THE COUNTY OF CLEARWATER, STATE OF IDAHO. NORTH HALF OF THE SOUTH HALF OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER 9N1/2S1/2NE1/ASE1/4) OF SECTION 22, TOWNSHIP 36 NORTH, RANGE 4 EAST, BOISE MERIDIAN, LYING WEST OF THE COUNTY ROAD. The Trustee has no knowledge of a more particular description of the above referenced real property, but for purposes of compliance with Idaho Code Section 60-113, the Trustee has been informed that the address of: 18727 UPPER FORDS CREEK ROAD, FKA 1062 UPPER FORDS CREEK RD, OROFINO, ID 83544, is commonly associated with said real property.   Said sale will be made without covenant or warranty, express or implied, regarding title, possession or encumbrances to satisfy the obligation secured by and pursuant to the power of sale conferred in the Deed of Trust executed by  FRANK A. WOODWORTH, A SINGLE PERSON as Grantor(s), to PIONEER TITLE COMPANY as Trustee, for the benefit and security of  WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A. as Beneficiary, dated 11/29/2005, recorded 12/1/2005, as Instrument No. 201144, official records of  Clearwater County, Idaho. Please note: The above named Grantors are named to comply with Idaho Code Section 45-1506(4)(a); no representation is made that they are, or are not, presently responsible for the obligation.  The default for which this sale is to be made is the failure to make monthly payments when due from 10/1/2011 and all subsequent monthly payments thereafter, including installments of principal, interest, impounds, advances, plus any charges lawfully due under the note secured by the aforementioned Deed of Trust, Deed of Trust and as allowed under Idaho Law.  The sum owing on the obligation secured by said Deed of Trust as of 1/22/2015 is  $136,191.98, including interest, costs, fees, including trustee and/or attorney fees and costs, and expenses actually incurred in enforcing the obligation thereunder or in this sale and to protect the security associated with the Deed of Trust, as authorized in the Note, Deed of Trust or as allowed under Idaho Law.  Because interest, late charges, fees, costs and expenses continue to accrue, the total amount due varies from day to day.  Hence, if you pay the amount shown above, an adjustment may be necessary after receipt of funds to satisfy the debt. For further information, write the Trustee at 4375 Jutland Drive, Ste. 200, San Diego, CA 92117, or call (858)750-7600 DATED: 1/22/2015    CASPER J. RANKIN, ESQ., a member of the State Bar of Idaho, of PITE DUNCAN, LLP.



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