NOTICE OF MECHANIC’S LIEN SALE

Please take notice that at the address of Copart, 200 County Road 159, Avon, MN 56310 at 2 o’clock on Nov. 15, 2017, the Sheriff of Stearns County will sell to the highest cash bidder a 2005 Chev. Impala.  Storage and lien sale fees due as of Sept. 14, 2017 is $319.26.

The storage will continue to accrue at $20.00 per day until the sale date.

Owner(s): Jack Lawrence Cersine.

Lienholders: None.

PLEASE NOTE-THIS MAY BE A SALVAGE VEHICLE.

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NOTICE OF MECHANIC’S LIEN SALE

Please take notice that at the address of Copart, 200 County Road 159, Avon, MN 56310 at 2 o’clock on November 15, 2017, the Sheriff of Stearns County will sell to the highest cash bidder a 2009 Hyun Sonata GLS.  Storage and lien sale fees due as of Aug. 10, 2017 is $432.48.

The storage will continue to accrue at $20.00 per day until the sale date.

Owner(s): James J. Hughes, Kathryn J. Mann, Douglas W. Mann

Lienholders: Miller Buick-GMC Inc., Capital One Auto Finance

PLEASE NOTE-THIS MAY BE A SALVAGE VEHICLE.

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NOTICE OF MECHANIC’S LIEN SALE

Please take notice that at the address of Copart, 200 County Road 159, Avon, MN 56310 at 2 o’clock on November 15, 2017, the Sheriff of Stearns County will sell to the highest cash bidder a 2005 Chev Cavalier.  Storage and lien sale fees due as of Aug. 7, 2017 is $245.92.

The storage will continue to accrue at $20.00 per day until the sale date.

Owner(s): Bailey D. Wise

Lienholders: Members Cooperative Cr. Un.

PLEASE NOTE-THIS MAY BE A SALVAGE VEHICLE.

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ORDINANCE NO. 210

The following is a summary of the City of Avon, Code of Ordinance/Zoning Ordinance changes/additions which was adopted on September 11, 2017, by the City Council, of the City of Avon, Stearns County, Minnesota.

Addition of a Social Media Policy to the Code of Ordinance.

Summary of Ordinance changes/additions to the Zoning Ordinance:

Language added to the following sections:  Chapter, 21, Subd. 3 Accessory Structures, “In the event there is not an attached garage on the principal structure, 700 sq. ft. of the largest accessory structure will be included in the principal structure calculations.  A lot without an attached garage will be allowed as a third accessory structure not exceeding 120 sq. ft.

Addition of a new zoning district to the City of Avon Official Zoning Map and new chapter in the Zoning Ordinance outlining the new district:  “Add C-2/I-94 Highway Commercial district”.

Change language in the Zoning Ordinance:  “Ordinance to allow off-premise billboard signs in C-2/I-94 Highway Commercial district, off-premise signs not to exceed 672 sq. ft.; height limit of 50’; setback a minimum of 5’ from property lines;  spacing between signs of 500’ for regular billboard and 2,000 sq. ft. for changeable static billboards.   Changeable signs regulations. Allow on premise signs to be located in R-3 along I-94.

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ORDINANCE NO. 210

The following is a summary of the City of Avon, Code of Ordinance/Zoning Ordinance changes/additions which was adopted on September 11, 2017, by the City Council, of the City of Avon, Stearns County, Minnesota.

Addition of a Social Media Policy to the Code of Ordinance.

Summary of Ordinance changes/additions to the Zoning Ordinance:

Language added to the following sections:  Chapter, 21, Subd. 3 Accessory Structures, “In the event there is not an attached garage on the principal structure, 700 sq. ft. of the largest accessory structure will be included in the principal structure calculations.  A lot without an attached garage will be allowed as a third accessory structure not exceeding 120 sq. ft.

Addition of a new zoning district to the City of Avon Official Zoning Map and new chapter in the Zoning Ordinance outlining the new district:  “Add C-2/I-94 Highway Commercial district”.

Change language in the Zoning Ordinance:  “Ordinance to allow off-premise billboard signs in C-2/I-94 Highway Commercial district, off-premise signs not to exceed 672 sq. ft.; height limit of 50’; setback a minimum of 5’ from property lines;  spacing between signs of 500’ for regular billboard and 2,000 sq. ft. for changeable static billboards.   Changeable signs regulations. Allow on premise signs to be located in R-3 along I-94.

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NOTICE OF MECHANIC’S LIEN SALE

Please take notice that at the address of Copart, 200 County Road 159, Avon, MN 56310 at 2 o’clock on November 15, 2017, the Sheriff of Stearns County will sell to the highest cash bidder a 2005 Chev Cavalier.  Storage and lien sale fees due as of Aug. 7, 2017 is $245.92.

The storage will continue to accrue at $20.00 per day until the sale date.

Owner(s): Bailey D. Wise

Lienholders: Members Cooperative Cr. Un.

PLEASE NOTE-THIS MAY BE A SALVAGE VEHICLE.

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For Sale

By Sealed Bid

Holdingford Public Schools will be accepting sealed bids on the following items. All bids should be placed in a sealed envelope and mailed to the following address. 

Chris Swenson,

Holdingford Public Schools

P.O. Box 250

Holdingford, MN 56340.

Bids must be received by 3:00 PM on November 17, 2017.  Call 320-746-4464 to make an appointment to view. Items must be picked up within 5 business days of bid award. The district reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids and to waive minor technicalities in bidding. All items are sold as is.

1987 GMC 1500 (Minimum bid $2,000)

80584 miles, new tires, 350 V8, 4-wheel drive with 7 ½ straight snowplow and topper

345 Toro Grounds Master (Minimum Bid $700)

3050 hours with 72” deck and 4 ft snow blower

Farm King 960 Snow Blower, 8 ft (Minimum bid $1,500)

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR 

SPECTRUM CHANNEL LINEUP

 

Communities Served: City of Albany, MN.

Effective on or after December 5, 2017, the following changes will be made to your channel lineup:

FXX on channels 65 & 848 will move from Digi Tier 1 to Spectrum Select.

For a complete channel lineup, visit spectrum.com/channels.  

To view this notice online, visit spectrum.net/programmingnotices

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ORDINANCE NO. 211

The following is a summary of the City of Avon, Code of Ordinance/Zoning Ordinance changes/additions which was adopted on October 2, 2017, by the City Council, of the City of Avon, Stearns County, Minnesota.

Summary of Ordinance changes/additions to the Zoning Ordinance/Code of Ordinance:

Language changed to be consistent with State Statute:  Maximum Site Coverage (Impervious surface) in shoreland overlay areas in residential districts shall not occupy more than twenty five percent of the lot area.

Add language to public nuisance section:  Building materials not to be stored on any residential property longer than 3 months unless a building permit has been issued.  Items can be stored in the yard if it is inside a screened/fenced area.  All windows/doors should be safe and in good order. 

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Notice of Public Hearing

Notice is hereby given that the Stearns County Planning Commission, in and for the County of Stearns, will conduct a public hearing to consider a rezoning request submitted by Tom Lashinski and Dave Lashinski, Avon, MN on behalf of David and Darlene Dinndorf, Albany, MN to rezone approximately 5.05 acres from the Agricultural 40 zoning district to the Commercial zoning district in accordance with Section 4.10 of Stearns County Land Use and Zoning Ordinance #439.  The property under consideration is part of the SE1/4 SW1/4, lying westerly of State Hwy 238 and northerly of County Road 53 in Section 10 of Albany Township (125/31). 

Notice is further given that the above hearings will be held on Thursday, November 16, 2017 beginning at 7:00 PM at the Stearns County Service Center West, Room 121B & C/D, 3301 County Road 138, Waite Park, Minnesota.        

A copy of the proposed requests are on file in the Stearns County Environmental Services Office, County Administration Center, Room 343, 705 Courthouse Square, St. Cloud, Minnesota and can be viewed during regular business hours.  These requests/information can also be viewed approximately one week prior to the meeting at co.stearns.mn.us by clicking on Board and Committee meetings.  Action taken on these applications will be available shortly after the meeting at the same website location.  

All interested persons are invited to attend said hearings or submit written testimony prior to the hearing date, either in support of or in opposition to the proposed request.  Written testimony should be submitted to the Stearns County Environmental Services Department, Administration Center, Room 343, 705 Courthouse Square, St. Cloud, Minnesota 56303.

LeRoy Gondringer, Chair

Stearns County Planning Commission 

Barrier Free Status: This meeting will be accessible to the handicapped. Attempts will be made to accommodate any other individual need for special services. Please call (320) 656-3613 early so arrangements can be made.

Publish:  November 1, 2017 – Albany Enterprise

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Holdingford School Board Briefs

The Holdingford School Board held their regular meeting on Wednesday, October 18, 2017. The meeting was called to order by Chair Higgins and the Pledge was recited. 

Superintendent Swenson reported on ACT student payment options and presented data comparing what surrounding districts charge. The test is scheduled for Feb. 27, 2018 the consensus of the Board is to have students pay half of the cost. He talked to the Board about purchasing Safes for High School & Elementary Offices, the Board is in agreement that it is a good idea and Mr. Swenson will proceed with getting estimates. Lastly he reported on summer facility projects, a building walk through took place this past week and with only a couple small items left the projects are very close to complete and on budget. 

Secondary Principal Brian Silbernick reported the early Parent Teacher Conferences have been well received, NHS Induction is coming up with 16 new members being inducted, the Veterans Program will be held Nov. 9th due to there being no school on Nov. 10th, Student Council Blood Drive will take place Oct. 27, Targeted Services program starts Oct. 23, College Knowledge Month is stirring a lot of excitement kudos to Deb Ruszat, Fall Play showings will be on Nov. 3rd, 4th, & 5th. Mr. Silbernick also reported on activities: Boys Cross Country Team is CMC Champs for the 5th year in a row, at FFA regionals students represented HHS very well and 6 students along with Mr. Roberts will be attending the national convention.

Mike Higgins reported on Benton Stearns Education District news he learned that Interactive Technology is an option to qualify for Open meeting law if needed for a corium. He informed the board that BSED will enter into a contract with community solar garden to save on energy, an insurance rebate will be received, SPED files were reviewed, the voyagers building is full, and the Holdingford slots for Due Process nights are filled.

Business Manager Beth Heinze reported on monthly expenditures as of August 31st and as of September 30th.

16% of general fund is spent, will go out for bids for Life Ins. & Long Term Disability Ins. In Nov.

Nancy Schulzetenberg from berganKDV presented a summary of the FY17 Audit. The District received an Unmodified Opinion on Financial Statements – The best opinion an Auditor can issue! The Auditors Report states the District financial statements present fairly in all material respects the financial position and changes in financial position of the governmental activities, each major fund and the aggregate remaining funds. The FY17 Audit was approved as presented. 

The Board acknowledged the Treasurer’s balance per books for August $3,931,773.53 and for September $2,716,966.76. 

Other agenda items at the October 18th meeting included:

Approval of the bills check numbers 79828-79972 in the amount of $619,095.03 and activity check numbers 011855-011870 for a total of $11,354.11. 

Approval of the Electronic Transfer in the amount of $2,760,621.55. 

Approval to correct the error related to the taxes payable year listed in item 2 of the Resolution Authorizing a Board Approved Referendum Authority previously approved. The effective date should have been listed as “beginning with taxes payable in 2015”. 

Approval of the Amendment to the Antenna Site Lease Agreement as presented

Approval of Michael Higgins signature on the Antenna Amendment, and any other documents and instruments executed in connection therewith or pursuant thereto shall be conclusive evidence of his authority to execute and deliver such instruments or documents. 

Approve of the Reading Well by Third Grade Local Literacy Plan as presented. 

Approval to call for Special Closed Meeting after the regular November 15th School Board meeting.

Approval of FMLA Leave for Sheila Johnson-Kolb. 

Approval FMLA Leave for Missy Rhode.

Approval of Unpaid Leave for Ed. Assist. Shellie Konz pending adequate substitutes can be found. 

The Holdingford School Board held a special meeting on Wednesday, October 18, 2017. The meeting was called to order by Chair Higgins. Discussion ensued on negotiation strategies.

This article is a summary of the minutes. The full text is available for public inspection at the District Office or online at www.isd738.org/school-board-meeting-agendasminutes.html

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Holdingford School Board Briefs

The Holdingford School Board held their regular meeting on Wednesday, October 18, 2017. The meeting was called to order by Chair Higgins and the Pledge was recited. 

Superintendent Swenson reported on ACT student payment options and presented data comparing what surrounding districts charge. The test is scheduled for Feb. 27, 2018 the consensus of the Board is to have students pay half of the cost. He talked to the Board about purchasing Safes for High School & Elementary Offices, the Board is in agreement that it is a good idea and Mr. Swenson will proceed with getting estimates. Lastly he reported on summer facility projects, a building walk through took place this past week and with only a couple small items left the projects are very close to complete and on budget. 

Secondary Principal Brian Silbernick reported the early Parent Teacher Conferences have been well received, NHS Induction is coming up with 16 new members being inducted, the Veterans Program will be held Nov. 9th due to there being no school on Nov. 10th, Student Council Blood Drive will take place Oct. 27, Targeted Services program starts Oct. 23, College Knowledge Month is stirring a lot of excitement kudos to Deb Ruszat, Fall Play showings will be on Nov. 3rd, 4th, & 5th. Mr. Silbernick also reported on activities: Boys Cross Country Team is CMC Champs for the 5th year in a row, at FFA regionals students represented HHS very well and 6 students along with Mr. Roberts will be attending the national convention.

Mike Higgins reported on Benton Stearns Education District news he learned that Interactive Technology is an option to qualify for Open meeting law if needed for a corium. He informed the board that BSED will enter into a contract with community solar garden to save on energy, an insurance rebate will be received, SPED files were reviewed, the voyagers building is full, and the Holdingford slots for Due Process nights are filled.

Business Manager Beth Heinze reported on monthly expenditures as of August 31st and as of September 30th.

16% of general fund is spent, will go out for bids for Life Ins. & Long Term Disability Ins. In Nov.

Nancy Schulzetenberg from berganKDV presented a summary of the FY17 Audit. The District received an Unmodified Opinion on Financial Statements – The best opinion an Auditor can issue! The Auditors Report states the District financial statements present fairly in all material respects the financial position and changes in financial position of the governmental activities, each major fund and the aggregate remaining funds. The FY17 Audit was approved as presented. 

The Board acknowledged the Treasurer’s balance per books for August $3,931,773.53 and for September $2,716,966.76. 

Other agenda items at the October 18th meeting included:

Approval of the bills check numbers 79828-79972 in the amount of $619,095.03 and activity check numbers 011855-011870 for a total of $11,354.11. 

Approval of the Electronic Transfer in the amount of $2,760,621.55. 

Approval to correct the error related to the taxes payable year listed in item 2 of the Resolution Authorizing a Board Approved Referendum Authority previously approved. The effective date should have been listed as “beginning with taxes payable in 2015”. 

Approval of the Amendment to the Antenna Site Lease Agreement as presented

Approval of Michael Higgins signature on the Antenna Amendment, and any other documents and instruments executed in connection therewith or pursuant thereto shall be conclusive evidence of his authority to execute and deliver such instruments or documents. 

Approve of the Reading Well by Third Grade Local Literacy Plan as presented. 

Approval to call for Special Closed Meeting after the regular November 15th School Board meeting.

Approval of FMLA Leave for Sheila Johnson-Kolb. 

Approval FMLA Leave for Missy Rhode.

Approval of Unpaid Leave for Ed. Assist. Shellie Konz pending adequate substitutes can be found. 

The Holdingford School Board held a special meeting on Wednesday, October 18, 2017. The meeting was called to order by Chair Higgins. Discussion ensued on negotiation strategies.

This article is a summary of the minutes. The full text is available for public inspection at the District Office or online at www.isd738.org/school-board-meeting-agendasminutes.html

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Notice of Public Hearing

And

Notice of Intent to Enact Ordinance Number 563

Pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 394 and Chapter 375, notice is hereby given that the Stearns County Board of Commissioners shall conduct a public hearing on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at or as soon as possible after 10:05a.m. in the County Board Room, Stearns County Administration Center, 705 Courthouse Square, St Cloud, Minnesota to consider the enactment of Stearns County Ordinance Number 563.

The purpose of Ordinance Number 563 is to amend Stearns County Ordinance Number 439 to add a new land use: limited rural manufacturing.

Copies of the proposed ordinance changes are available upon request or online at http://www.co.stearns.mn.us/.  All interested persons are invited to attend said hearing or submit written testimony prior to the hearing date. Written testimony should be submitted to Angie Berg, Stearns County Environmental Services Department, Stearns County Administration Center, Room 343, 705 Courthouse Square, St Cloud, Minnesota 56303 or via email at angie.berg@co.stearns.mn.us. 

DeWayne F. Mareck, Chair

Stearns County Board of Commissioners

Published in the Albany Enterprise, Nov. 1, 2017  

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OFFICE OF THE MINNESOTA SECRETARY of STATE

CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME

Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 333

The filing of an assumed name does not provide a user with exclusive rights to that name. The filing is required for consumer protection in order to enable consumers to be able to identify the true owner of a business.

ASSUMED NAME:  Northland Pallet Supply

PRINCIPAL PLACE OF BUSINESS: 932 Waters Edge Cir., Avon, MN 56310 USA

NAMEHOLDER(S):

Name: Corey J. Schoenberg

Address: 932 Waters Edge Cir., Avon, MN 56310 USA

Name: CJS Enterprises, LLC

Address: 932 Waters Edge Cir., Avon, MN 56310 USA

By typing my name, I, the undersigned, certify that I am signing this document as the person whose signature is required, or as agent of the person(s) whose signature would be required who has authorized me to sign this document on his/her behalf, or in both capacities. I further certify that I have completed all required fields, and that the information in this document is true and correct and in compliance with the applicable chapter of Minnesota Statutes. I understand that by signing this document I am subject to the penalties of perjury as set forth in Section 609.48 as if I had signed this document under oath.

SIGNED BY: Corey Schoenberg

MAILING ADDRESS: 932 Waters Edge Cir., Avon, MN 56310

State of Minnesota Office of the Secretary of State

Filed: 10/18/2017

Signed: Steve Simon, Secretary of State

Published in the Albany Enterprise Wednesday, Nov. 1 and 8, 2017

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