The commissioners, on a 3-0 vote, approved the final pay request for the Airport Improvement Project to Robert Peccia and Associates for $26,244.87.
Commissioner Sandi Broesder made a motion for an encroachment agreement that got a second from Janice Hoppes and was approved on a 3-0 vote (Joe Christiaens).
The encroachment was requested by Rocky Mountain Contractors on behalf of CenturyLink to bore under the road at 169 Airport Loop in order to provide fiber to a cell site for AT&T Wireless.
Simone Ines Paulette Marie (nee Thomas) Aakre, 88, passed away peacefully on the morning of Nov. 27 in Forest Grove, Ore., from natural causes.
A memorial service will be held at the St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Conrad at 1 p.m. on Dec. 31. Burial of her ashes will follow at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Conrad.
Simone was born on Aug. 5, 1925, in Meuthe-et-Moiselle, France, the daughter of Pierre and Lucille Thomas. She met and married Theodore (Ted) Gilbert Aakre, Conrad, during his service in World War II.
It is with great sadness that we mourn the sudden loss of our mom, grandma, great-grandma, sister, aunt and friend, Betty Lou Humble Wenzel Johnson. She passed away in Conrad on Dec. 2 at the age of 83.
Funeral services will be held Dec. 14 at 2 p.m. at the Valier Methodist Church. Burial services to follow at Lakeside Cemetery. A reception will be held following the burial at the Methodist Church.