STATE OF MINNESOTA

county of stearns

DISTRICT COURT

SEVENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT

Court File No. 73-PR-17-7745



In Re: Estate of Genevieve Marie Wenning,

aka Genevieve M. Wenning,

aka Genevieve Wenning,

Decedent.



NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING 

ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS

It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Friday, October 6, 2017 at 8:45 a.m. a hearing will be held in this Court at St. Cloud, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the decedent’s Will dated January 15, 2016, and for the appointment of Betty Jean Baggenstoss, whose address is 503 College Avenue N, St. Joseph, Minnesota 56374, as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration.

Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing.  If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representatives will be appointed with the full power to administer the decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the decedent’s estate. 

Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. 

BY THE COURT

Kris Davick-Halfen

Dated: August 30, 2017 Judge of District Court



George Lock

Dated: August 30, 2017 Court Administrator



Dymoke Law Office, P.A.

Scott E. Dymoke

MN# 219174

300 Riverside Avenue NW

P.O. Box 127

Melrose, MN 56352

Telephone: (320) 256-4205

Facsimile: (320) 256-7201

e-mail: sedymoke@meltel.net

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Unadopted Minutes

REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING

Albany Area Schools – ISD #745

Albany Elementary

August 23, 2017



1.CALL TO ORDER

The meeting was called to order by Chair Winkels at 7:03 p.m.

2.ROLL CALL

Present: Winkels, Hansen, Kreuzer, McLachlan, Carbajal, Paulsen 

Late: N/A Absent: Gersch, Student Representatives: Buerman, Panek, Brinkman

3.0 Public Forum

N/A

4.0 Agenda- Additions or Deletions

Kreuzer to assume clerk role in the absence of Gersch

5.0 Approvals

5.1 Previous Meeting Minutes   

Motion by Kreuzer, seconded by Carbajal to approve the minutes from the August 9, 2017 Regular Board Meeting 

Supported by all Present

5.2 Cash Flow Report—None

6.  Consent Agenda

AFT: Rachel VonWahlde, Lane Change MA+15 to MA+30

Rebecca Bartz, Lane Change MA+15 to MA+30

Jessica Savolainen, MA+15 to MA+30

AESP: Kelly Welle, Para @ ALE

Vanessa Solarz, Para @ ALE

Darice Stommes, Head Evening Custodian @ High School

Tom Thelen, Custodian @ High School

Chase Douvier, Custodian@ High School

Marc Rodriguez, Custodian at ALE

Brianna Silbernick, Para @ ALE

EXTRA CURRICULAR: Vanessa Solarz, 9th Gr. Volleyball

REQUEST FOR SEVERANCE:  Bonnie Fritz, per AESP Master Agreement 2016-2018

RESIGNATION/RETIREMENT:Bonnie Fritz, effective November 30, 2017

Alissa Klemmer, effective August 18, 2017

Cheryl Ricard, effective August 17, 2017

Jan Nierenhausen, effective August 11, 2017 DONATIONS: $ 103,000.00—Albany Mutual Telephone, Building Project

  500.00—Albany Jaycees, Easter Egg Hunt 

2,500.00—Albany Jaycees, Come Alive Reading Program

     4,749.00—Albany Jaycees, Wrestling Mat

    20,000.00—Don & Stella Beuning Scholarships Funds

           50.00—Anonymous, Family Outreach Program

Motion by Hansen, second by Paulsen to approve the consent agenda.

Supported by all Present

7. Reports--None

8. Business

8.1 AFT Master Agreement 2017-2019

Motion by Hansen, second by Paulsen to approve AFT 2017-2019 Master Agreement 

Supported by all Present, with McLachlan abstaining

8.2 School District Auction-Obsolete Equipment

The school will utilize a web based auction to sell obsolete equipment.  Advertising will take place prior to the auction.

8.3 Pay Equity

Motion by Carbajal, second by Paulsen to approve the pay equity report.

Supported by all Present

8.4 Student Representative

Discussion surrounding ideas and expectations for the upcoming school year and their board reports.  Ideas were exchanged between the board and student representatives.  The board looks forward to the partnership with these exceptional students.

8.5 Building Project Updates

A brief summary was provided surrounding the project status.  

8.6 Enrollment Report

Motion by Carbajal, second by Hansen to change the 1.3 FTE elementary positon (approved at the last meeting) to a 2.0 FTE position, allowing for lower class size within the large kindergarten group.

8.7 School Board Goals—Feedback

The board engaged in discussion surrounding continuity in the strategic plan, board goals and superintendent goals.   The board goals will be tabled until the September meeting.

Mr. Johnson will provide an email to collect ideas to provide discussion ideas for the next meeting surrounding board goals.

8.8 Strategic Plan

See above.

9. Board Committee Reports

Minutes Attached to Board Book

A summary of the superintendent’s performance was tabled for discussion at the next meeting.

10. Adjournment

Agenda completed at 8:25 pm, a motion to adjourn was made by Paulsen, seconded by Carbajal.

Supported by all Present

Matt Kreuzer, Acting Clerk

__________________________________

Greg Johnson, Superintendent

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-Notice of Public Hearing-

Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Minnesota Statute, Section 394.26, that the Stearns County Board of Adjustment, in and for the County of Stearns, will conduct a public hearing on Thursday, September 28, 2017 in Conference Room 121, Stearns County Service Center West, 3301 County Road 138, Waite Park, MN, beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Purpose of the hearing is to consider the granting or denial of variances from the Stearns County Land Use & Zoning Ordinance, Stearns County Subdivision Ordinance, Stearns County Sewage Treatment Ordinance, Stearns County Recreational Campground Ordinance, Stearns County Lodging Establishments Ordinance, Stearns County Childrens Camps Ordinance and the Stearns County Manufactured Home Parks Ordinance as follows:

Public Hearings:

1. To consider a request from D. H. Blattner & Sons, Inc., Avon, MN from Sections 9.10.10 & 10.2.11C of the Stearns County Land Use & Zoning Ordinance #439 to expand the impervious lot coverage on the property to 48.8% and to construct a new structure that is 45 feet in total height on a property located in the Shoreland Overlay District of Linneman Lake, which is classified as Natural Environment.  Said Ordinance allows 25% impervious lot coverage and a maximum structure height of 30 feet in the Shoreland Overlay District.  Affected property:  51.80A Govt Lot 2, Section 34, T125N, R30W, Avon Township.  Property address:  16767 County Road 9, Avon, MN.

All applications and related information are on file with the Environmental Services Department, Room 343, County Administration Center, 705 Courthouse Square, St. Cloud, MN and 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 hearing or submit written testimony prior to the hearing date, either in support of or in opposition to the requests.  Written testimony should be sent to the Stearns County Board of Adjustment, Stearns County Environmental Services Department, Administration Center Room 343, 705 Courthouse Square, St. Cloud, MN 56303.

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 or 1-800-450-0852 early so arrangements can be made.

Publish:  September 13, 2017

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NOTICE 

CITY OF ALBANY

PARK BOARD VACANCY

The City of Albany is accepting applications for appointment on the City’s Park Board to fill a vacancy on the Board.  The Board term would commence upon City Council appointment and end December 31, 2019. Meetings are held on an at needed basis.  Applicants must reside within the corporate City limits and a minimum age of 21.  Interested residents shall submit their application to the City of Albany, P.O. Box 370, Albany, MN 56307 no later than 3:00 PM on Monday, September 25, 2017. For additional information, please contact Tom Schneider, Clerk/Adm. at 845-4244.

Published in the Albany Enterprise this 13th day of September, 2017.

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AMENDMENT TO ZONING ORDINANCE 80

RE SMALL CELL FACILITIES



The City Council for the City of Albany, HEREBY ORDAINS as follows:

1. That Section 80.15, Subd. 1 of the Albany City Code is hereby amended by the addition of a new subparagraph f) which shall read as follows:

“f) Small Wireless Facilities as defined in Section 41.11, Subd. 3, installed on existing Wireless Support Structures shall be allowed as a permitted use in the right of way, subject to permit requirements under Section 41.11.”

2. That Section 80.15, Subd. 3 of the Albany City Code is hereby amended by the addition of a new subparagraph j) which shall read as follows:

“j) New Wireless Support Structures as defined in Section 41.11, Subd. 3, shall be allowed as a conditional use in the right of way, subject to permit requirements under Section 41.11.”

The existing subparagraph j) shall be renumbered to subparagraph k). 

3. That Section 80.16, Subd. 3 of the Albany City Code is hereby amended by the addition of a new subparagraph n) which shall read as follows:

“n) New Wireless Support Structures as defined in Section 41.11, Subd. 3, shall be allowed as a conditional use in the right of way, subject to permit requirements under Section 41.11.”

The existing subparagraph n) shall be renumbered to subparagraph o).

4. That Section 80.17, Subd. 1 of the Albany City Code is hereby amended by the addition of subparagraph d) which shall read as follows:

“d) Small Wireless Facilities and Wireless Support Structures as defined in Section 41.11, Subd. 3, shall be allowed in the right of way, subject to permit requirements under Section 41.11.”

5. That Section 80.19, Subd. 1 of the Albany City Code is hereby amended by the addition of subparagraph u) which shall read as follows:

“u) Small Wireless Facilities and Wireless Support Structures as defined in Section 41.11, Subd. 3, shall be allowed in the right of way, subject to permit requirements under Section 41.11.”

6. That Section 80.22, Subd. 1 of the Albany City Code is hereby amended by the addition of subparagraph q) which shall read as follows:

“q) Small Wireless Facilities and Wireless Support Structures as defined in Section 41.11, Subd. 3, shall be allowed in the right of way, subject to permit requirements under Section 41.11.”

7. That Section 80.24, Subd. 2 of the Albany City Code is hereby amended by the addition of subparagraph f) which shall read as follows:

“f) Small Wireless Facilities and Wireless Support Structures as defined in Section 41.11, Subd. 3, shall be allowed in the right of way, subject to permit requirements under Section 41.11.”

This amendment shall become effective upon adoption and publication.

This Ordinance was approved by the majority of the City Council of Albany on this 6th day of September, 2017.

Daron Gersch, Mayor Tom Schneider, Clerk/Administrator

( S E A L )

This amendment was published in the Albany Enterprise on September 13, 2017.

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REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING

Albany Area Schools – ISD #745

September 13, 2017, 7:00 PM

Albany Elementary-Media Center

A G E N D A

1. Call to Order

2. Roll Call

3. Public Forum

4. Agenda-Additions or Deletions

5. Approvals

5. 1. Previous Meeting Minutes

5. 2. Cash Flow Report-July 2017

6. Consent Agenda

7. Reports

7. 1. Student Representative

7. 2. Building Project Updates Presenter: Breitbach Construction

7. 3. Purple Pride

7. 4. Education Foundation

7. 5. Enrollment Report Presenter: Superintendent Johnson

8. Business

8. 1. Fund Raiser Approvals 17-18

8. 2. Announce Truth-In-Taxation Public Meeting Date

8. 3. Superintendent Evaluation Summary

8. 4. School Board Goals & Evaluation

8. 5. ACT

8. 6. Preliminary Tax Levy Update & Certification

9. Committee Reports

10. Superintendent Report

11. Adjournment

Note: Items may be added to the agenda which have an immediate effect on the operation of the school district. An effort will be made to keep additions to a minimum.

Patricia Gersch, Clerk

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