02-24-2023 Bridger Valley Pioneer Legals



Notice is hereby given that, due to various scheduling conflicts, the March 2023 regularly-scheduled meeting of the Board of Trustees for Uinta County School District has been rescheduled to Monday, March 6, 2023. The meeting will be held at 7:00 p.m. in the Board Room at the Central Office building, located at 129 W. 2nd Street, Mountain View, Wyoming, and is open to the public.

/s/ Kelly Q. Carpenter

Chairman, Board of Trustees

Uinta County School District No. Four

PUBLISHED: Feb. 24, March 3, 2023 23026



In the Matter of the Change of Name of ) CIVIL ACTION Case No. 22-300




You are hereby notified that a Petition has been filed on behalf of Becky Jo Bradshaw in Wyoming District Court for the Third Judicial District, whose address is 225 9th St., Evanston, WY 82930, the object and prayer of which is to change the name of the above-named person from Ryker Scott Ferguson to Ryker Scott Taggart. Any objection must be filed with the District Court within 30 days following the last date of publication of this notice, or an Order Granting Name Change may be granted without further notice.

DATED this 10th day of February, 2023.

By Clerk of Court: /s/ Shanda Fife, Deputy

PUBLISHED: Feb. 10, 17, 24, March 3, 2023 23023


The Ready Rocks, Inc. of Mountain View, WY has applied for a small mining permit amendment from the Land Quality Division of the Department of Environmental Quality for the State of Wyoming. The mining permit amendment area for the mining of sand and gravel will be located in: SW ¼ of Section 7 and the NW ¼ of Section 18, T15N, R114W, Uinta County, Wyoming. The area is approximately 2 miles northeast of Mountain View, Wyoming east of Uinta County Road 241 (Walker Lane). A portion of the permit area has been permitted as a limited mining operation The proposed operation is scheduled to begin September 2022 and is estimated to continue until 2035.

Information regarding this application may be reviewed in the Office of the Land Quality Division of the Department of Environmental Quality in Cheyenne and Lander or the Uinta County Clerk’s Office, Evanston, Wyoming. Written objections to the proposed mining operation must be received by the Administrator of the Land Quality Division, Department of Environmental Quality, 200 W. 17th Street, Suite 10, Cheyenne, WY  82002 before the close of business September 12th. Objections may also be submitted by the same deadline via the Land Quality Division’s electronic comment portal at http://lq.wyomingdeq.commentinput.com/.  The Director shall issue a final written decision on the application within thirty days after the deadline to file objections. The applicant or objector may appeal the Director’s written decision to the Environmental Quality Council (EQC). If a hearing is held, the EQC shall issue findings of fact and a decision within sixty days after the final hearing. The hearing shall be conducted as a contested case in accordance with the Wyoming Administrative Procedure Act (W.S. §16-3-101 through §16-3-115), and the right of judicial review shall be afforded as provided in that Act.  All parties as given in W.S. §35-11-406(j) will be mailed a copy of this notice. The Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission will be mailed a copy of the application mine plan map as required in W.S. §35-11-406(j).

PUBLISHED: Feb. 10, 17, 24, March 3, 2023 23019


Minutes of the Business Meeting held February 2, 2023

The meeting was called to order by Mayor Hooton, present was Councilmember’s Gregg Moretti, Jimmy Bramlett and Bronson Berg (via Zoom)

Police Chief Kathy Adams

Clerk Lisa Bradshaw

Public Works Director Jared Crane

Councilman Bramlett made a motion to approve the agenda as amended, second by Councilman Moretti, motion carried unanimously.

Councilman Berg made a motion to approve the January 19, 2023 business meeting and work session minutes, second by Councilman Bramlett, motion carried unanimously.

Councilman Berg made a motion to approve a Beverage Catering Permit to Alexandra Shield on September 23, 2023 at the Heritage Barn, second by Councilman Moretti, motion carried unanimously.

Councilman Moretti made a motion to approve a water reduction rate for Don and DeAnn Lassle, results of a broken water line, second by Councilman Berg, motion carried unanimously.

Councilman Bramlett made a motion to approve the following bills: All Occasions – name plate $10.00, Beacon – supplies $2,078.01, Bridger Valley Pioneer – subscription renewal $43.00, Bridger Valley Propane – animal shelter $521.69, Business Solutions Group – tax forms $13.94, Codale Electric – supplies $4,377.14, Empower Trust Company – 457 retirement $2,100.00, Wyoming Worker’s Compensation – worker’s comp. $987.88, Harris Law Office – judge contract $1,200.00, Hartford – benefits $277.75, Ginger Hewitt Photography – mayor photo $157.50, Peterson Legal Services – attorney contract $3,000.00, Dominion Energy – utilities $6,472.05, Real Kleen – janitorial supplies $244.80, Statefire – inspections $144.00, Tamera Lopez, contract labor $200.00, Office Product Dealer – office supplies $167.86, The Printed Word – envelopes $47.00, Toms HVAC – trouble shooting @ barn $160.00, Uinta County Peace Officers – membership X 4 $40.00, Union telephone – phone service $1,411.02, Wells Fargo Financial – copier lease $139.00, Wyoming Retirement – retirement $2,275.89, Wyoming Water Association -membership $350.00, second by Councilman Moretti, motion carried unanimously.

Councilman Moretti made a motion to adjourn the business meeting, second by Councilman Bramlett, motion carried unanimously.

Lisa Bradshaw, Clerk                               

Shane Hooton, Mayor

PUBLISHED: Feb. 24, March 3, 2023 23029            


Notice is hereby given that Board of Trustees of Uinta County School District #6, 126 North Franklin, Lyman, Wyoming will receive sealed Bid Proposals on or before 1:00 p.m., Friday, March 24, 2023, to remove and replace existing flooring in the Urie Elementary School according to product specifications included in the bid package. The full scope of work will be included in the bid package. Work may begin on May 30, 2023 and must be completed by July 14, 2023.

Proposals shall be submitted in accordance with the Contract Drawings, Specifications, and other Contract Documents as prepared by Uinta County School District #6.

A mandatory job walk will be held at the Urie Elementary School, 1707 Powers Avenue, on Friday, March 10, 2023 at 10:00 a.m.

Each proposal shall be accompanied by a Certified or Cashier’s Check or Bid Bond for not less than five percent (5%) of the bid amount, made payable to the Uinta County School District #6. If a certified or cashier’s check is used in lieu of a bid bond, execution of a 100% Performance and 100% Payment Bond must accompany the bid. The Bid Bond or the Cashier’s Check shall be forfeited in the event the successful bidder fails or refuses to enter into the Contract or to furnish the required Performance and Payment Bonds.

The successful bidder will be required to furnish a Faithful Performance Bond and a Materials Payment Bond in an amount equal to one hundred percent (100%) of the Contract price.

The school district reserves the right to accept any, or to reject any or all Proposals, or waive any informality in a Proposal.


Trish Whiting

Maintenance/ Custodian Secretary

UCSD#6 District Office

PUBLISHED: Feb. 24, March 3, 2023 23028


The Owner will accept sealed proposals, subject to the conditions contained in the General Conditions, Special Provisions and Specifications until March 3, 2023; at 11 a.m., at Uinta County School District No.4 Central Office, 129 West Second Street, Mountain View, Wyoming 82939, and then publicly opened and read aloud. Proposals will be received for the work as set forth in the bid package, the project generally being described as follows:

This project will consist of replacing the existing sidewalk and entrance at Mountain View High School. Included will be some brick replacement, underground piping, and drainage structures. This project will be bid in schedules and bidders may bid any or all schedules. The Schedules shall consist of:

1. Preliminary Site work consisting of removing the old concrete, removing brick, and trees and stumps, preparing the subgrade for concrete placement, and relocating a fire hydrant and FDC, and installing a storm water sump.

2. Concrete placement including sidewalk, entrance slab, and valley pans, and replacing brick around the air intake.

3. Relocation of a fire hydrant, relocating a fire department connection, and replacement of a storm sewer sump pump system.

Copies of the plans, specifications and contract documents may be obtained by contacting the office of Uinta Engineering and Surveying, Inc.; 808 Main Street, Evanston, Wyoming 82930; Phone:(307) 789-3602; Fax: 789-6456.

These documents will be available electronically for download at no cost, by contacting the Engineer for instructions. A pre-bid meeting will be held on February 27, 2023; at 10:00 a.m. at Mountain View High School, in Mountain View Wyoming.

Wyoming State Statutes apply to the bidding and construction of this Public Works Project including but not limited to the following sections: W.S. 9-2-3004 10% Bid Bond Required; W.S. 16-6-102 5% Resident Contractor Preference; W.S. 16-6-104 5% Wyoming Materials and Suppliers Preference; W.S. 16-6-112 Performance Guarantee; W.S. 16-6-201 – 16-6-206 Resident Labor Preference; and W.S. 27-3-502(f) Registration with Taxing Authority.

The Owner reserves the right to reject all bids and waive any informality in same if the Governing Body determines that it is in the best interest of the Owner to do so. No bidder will be allowed to withdraw their bid for a period of thirty (30) days or until the successful bidder has entered a contract with the Owner.

The project shall be substantially complete by August 1, 2023, and completed by August 15, 2023.

PUBLISHED: Feb. 17, 24, 2023 23025


Pursuant to Chapter 3, Section 21-3-110(a)(ii) of Wyoming Education Code, following are warrants over $500.00 issued by Uinta County School District No. Four, Mountain View, Wyoming, for the month of February 2023:

60139 DOMINION ENERGY, $26,653.49; 60141 WEX BANK, $1,198.17; 2329 DOMINION ENERGY, $711.67; 2789 LYMAN, ALISON A, $1,950.00; 2790 UINTA COUNTY SCHOOL DIST. #4, $187,259.56; 7469 UNIVERSITY OF WY, $1,050.00; 6956 BSN SPORTS LLC, $1,421.93; 6959 FIRST BANKCARD, $4,803.97; 6960 LAWRENCE’S SCREEN PRINTING, $592.10; 6961 MACBEATH HARDWOOD COMPANY, $1,899.89; 6962 MOUNTAIN VIEW HIGH SCHOOL, $12,222.00; 214180 ACE RECYCLING & DISPOSAL $2,648.41; 214181 ROOTED BLOOM SUPPORTED $8,000.00; 214184 BENEDICT TRADING CO $965.81; 214186 PETTY CASH/ACTIVITY DIRECTOR $4,202.50; 214188 RUDY, BONNIE L. $11,362.00; 214189 POWER ENGINEERING COMPANY INC $1,914.00; 214191 FIRST BANKCARD $10,698.97; 214192 TOWN OF MOUNTAIN VIEW $4,714.50; 214193 BRIDGER VALLEY ELECTRIC ASSOC $13,636.31; 214194 DELL MARKETING L.P. $522.37; 214195 AMAZON CAPITAL SERVICES $3,159.21; 214198 DAYS INN - THERMOPOLIS $1,852.00; 214199 PINE COVE CONSULTING $7,725.00; 214200 KILMER’S BG DISTRIBUTING $990.00; 214202 BRYSON SALES & SERVICE INC $830.08; 214203 Q-WEST SALES, INC $3,922.51; 214204 REGION V BOCES $28,684.00; 214207 UNIVERSAL ATHLETIC SERVICE $1,661.79; 214208 FORT BRIDGER CASH STORE $10,912.43; 214209 OFFICE SHOP INC. $1,239.16; 214212 BENEDICTS ACE HARDWARE $983.45; 214213 HAMPTON INN-PINEDALE $990.00; 214214 SUGAR HOUSE AWNING $5,371.00; 214216 BRIDGER VALLEY PIONEER $636.80; 214217 JOSTENS $708.16; 214219 VS ATHLETICS $3,145.65; 214220 ALLIANCE PT LLC $1,155.00; 214222 NORCO INC $1,047.25; 214223 LEWIS BUS GROUP $684.34; 214225 COMFORT INN & SUITES $1,403.25; 214229 MIDAMERICA BOOKS $505.85; 214231 REAL KLEEN JANITORIAL $1,001.20; 214232 UNION TELEPHONE COMPANY $1,378.33; 214233 SCHOLASTIC INC $523.00; 214236 COVOLO AUTO FARM SERVICE $2,453.42; 214237 PREMIER TRUCK GROUP $3,077.30; 214239 BSN SPORTS LLC $923.98; 214244 WESTERN WY COLLEGE BOOKSTORE $897.42; 214247 HUDL $549.00; 214248 BYTESPEED LLC $1,120.00; 214249 RIVERSIDE INSIGHTS $1,563.32; 214254 RELIAS LLC $1,012.96; 214259 UINTA COUNTY SCHL DIST #4/PAYROLL $4,023.43; 214265 UINTA COUNTY SCHL DIST #4/PAYROLL $1,512.04; 214266 REGION V BOCES $6,000.00; 214268 L-UCDA $5,800.00; 214270 HIGH COUNTRY BEHAVIORAL HEALTH $2,222.00; 214271 BENEDICT TRADING CO $5,083.14; 214272 UINTA COUNTY SCHL DIST #4/PAYROLL $19,390.57; 214277 LA MONICA’S RESTAURANT EQUIP SERVICE CO $1,923.50; 214278 FB MCFADDEN WHOLESALE COMPANY $2,095.55; 214280 MEADOW GOLD DAIRIES SLC $3,875.29; 214281 NICHOLAS & COMPANY $7,256.69; 214284 TOWN OF MOUNTAIN VIEW $785.79; 214285 BRIDGER VALLEY ELECTRIC ASSOC $830.37.

I, Charlotte Black, Treasurer, Uinta County School District #4, Mountain View, Wyoming, do hereby certify the foregoing to be correct.

/s/ Charlotte Black

Uinta County School District #4

Mountain View, Wyoming

PUBLISHED: Feb. 24, 2023 23027