Western State Bank- Federal
NOTICE OF BRANCH APPLICATION
Notification is given that Western State Bank, 110 Fourth Street Southeast, Devils Lake, North Dakota 58301 has filed an application with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation on or about November 6, 2018 as specified in 12 CFR 5 for permission to establish a staffed branch at 5901 E. McKellips Road, Unit 104, Mesa, Arizona 85215. Western State Bank has also filed the application with the Commissioner of the North Dakota Department of Financial Institutions.
Any person wishing to comment on this application may file his or her comments in writing with the regional director of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation at the appropriate FDIC office located at 1100 Walnut Street, Suite 2100, Kansas City, Missouri 64106 not later than November 24, 2018. The nonconfidential portions of the application are on file at the appropriate FDIC office and are available for public inspection during regular business hours. Photocopies of the nonconfidential portion of the application file will be made available upon request.
Additionally, any person wishing to comment on this application may file his or her comments to the Commissioner, North Dakota Department of Financial Institutions in writing by November 24, 2018. Comments may be mailed to the Commissioner, Department of Financial Institutions, 2000 Schafer Street, Suite G, Bismarck, North Dakota 58501-1204. You may also request a copy of the application at the above address. You are also advised that per Section 6-03-13.3 and Section 6-08.4-03, North Dakota Century Code, the Commissioner shall take into consideration the following facts in determining whether or not to approve the application: the proposed transaction is consistent with the convenience, needs, and welfare of the people of the community and area served and is otherwise in the public interest; the financial strength of the bank in relation to the cost of establishing and maintaining the separate facility; whether other banks will be seriously injured by the approval of the application; the proposed transaction will
not be detrimental to the safety and soundness of Western State Bank; and any new officers and directors are qualified and possess appropriate experience and financial responsibility.
Dated: November 9, 2018 WESTERN STATE BANK, 110 Fourth Street Southeast, Devils Lake, North Dakota 58301
11/9, 2018 editions Arizona Capitol Times