April 26, 2023 at 1:43 p.m.
Star Post Legals 4/26/2023
Albany, Minnesota 56307
Telephone 320/845-2171 – FAX 320/201-5878
Albany Area Schools – ISD #745 District Board Room
30 Forest Ave
Albany, Minnesota 56307 April 26, 2023, 6:00 PM
AG E ND A
1. Call to Order
2. Roll Call
3. Early Learning Center Update - ICS
4. Student Representatives
5. Albany Elementary Presentation
6. School Board Policies - Second Read
1. 410 Family and Medical
2. 415 Mandated
Reporting of Maltreatment
of Vulnerable Adults
3. 416 Transportation
Employee Drug and
4. 417 Chemical Use and
5. 418 Drug-Free
6. 506 Student Discipline
7. 515 Protection and
Privacy of Pupil Records
8. 524 Internet Acceptable
Use and Safety Policy
9. 603 Curriculum
10. 604 Inclusive
11. 708 Transportation of
12. 709 Student
13. 721 Uniform Grant
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.
Amy Sand, Clerk
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
CITY OF ALBANY
There will be a Planning Commission meeting in and for the City of Albany, Stearns County, Minnesota, at 6:30 o’clock in the evening on Wednesday, May 10, 2023, in the Council room at 400 Railroad Avenue for the said City for the following:
-The public hearing will be held on a request by Bryan Schiffler, 34596 225th Avenue, Albany, MN, for the following:
• Approve a preliminary and final plat named High Pressure Park
• Amendment to Ordinance 80, Zoning Map. Designation of annexed property in August 2022 to be C3, Highway Commercial District.
Anyone wishing to comment will be heard at the public hearing and written comments may be forwarded to the office of the City Clerk/Administrator before the time of the public hearing.
Published in the Star Post on this 26th day of April 2023.
STATE OF MINNESOTA
COUNTY OF STEARNS
Court File No:
NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS
In Re: Estate of
PATRICK JOSEPH KROLL, a/k/a PATRICK J. KROLL and a/k/a PAT KROLL,
It is Ordered and Notice is given that on May 19, 2023, at 8:45 a.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 725 Courthouse Square, St. Cloud, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent’s Will dated December 13, 1991, and for the appointment of Mary Wurzberger, of 1210 Liberty Court, Sartell MN 56377; Alois J. Vouk, of 5251 400th Street, Rice MN 56367; and Marian B. Fischer, of 301 5 1/2 Street NE, St. Stephen, MN 56375, to act together as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in a supervised 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 representative 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 to 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
/s/ Mary B. Mahler
Judge of District Court
Mark F. Uphus, Attorney
310 Main St. E - PO Box 158
Melrose, MN 56352
e-mail: [email protected]
NOTICE OF ANNUAL ROAD TOUR
The Melrose Township Board of Supervisors will conduct the annual Township Road Tour on Wednesday, May 3, 2023. Departure time will be at 8:30 a.m. from the Town Hall. Any changes in date or time will be posted on the bulletin board at the Town Hall.
REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING
Albany Area Schools – ISD #745
District Office Board Room
April 12, 2023
1. Call to Order
The meeting was called to order by Chair Kreuzer at 6:00 p.m.
2. Roll Call
Present: Kreuzer, Hansen Carbajal, Sands, Dirkes, Rueter
Late: Absent: Sand
3. Public Forum
4. Agenda – Additions and Deletions
5.1 Previous Meeting Minutes
Motion by Carbajal, seconded by Sands, to approve the March 8, 2023 Regular Meeting minutes and the March 22, 2023 Work Session minutes. Supported by all present.
5.2 Cash Flow Reports – February 2023
Motion by Hansen, seconded by Carbajal, to approve the February 2023 Cash Flow Reports as presented. Supported by all present.
5.3 Acceptance of Gifts and Donations
Member Carbajal introduced the Resolution Accepting Donations and moved for its adoption.
The School Board of Albany Area Schools, ISD 745, identified below:
gratefully accepts the following donations as
Donor Item Designated Purpose (if any)
Damon and Karen Harrison $500.00 Scholarship
Josh and Ashley Overman $500.00 Scholarship
Huskie Boosters Club $415.00 Hotel Rooms for
Coldspring $1,000.00 Supermileage
CentraCare $500.00 Community Education 5K
Avon Lions $1,500.00 Drama
Albany Youth Basketball Association $360.00 Girls Basketball Banquet
Blattner Energy $2,500.00 Robotics
Cindy Ricard $3,000.00 Robotics
Dave Smith $40.00 Robotics
JT Electric $1,000.00 Robotics
Laura Roelike $150.00 Robotics
Coldspring $1,000.00 Robotics
Wells Fargo $50.00 Robotics
Albany Elementary PTO $300.00 NHS
Lake Country Veterinary Services $25.00 NHS - Easter Egg Hunt
AMPS, Inc. $50.00 NHS - Easter Egg Hunt
Stearns Bank N.A. $100.00 NHS - Easter Egg Hunt
North Risk Partners, LLC $300.00 NHS - Easter Egg Hunt
Magnifi Financial $50.00 NHS - Easter Egg Hunt
Albany Family Dentistry $50.00 NHS - Easter Egg Hunt
St. Cloud Toyota $1,000.00 Girls Basketball
Montessori on Main Inc $100.00 Girls Basketball
Haalnat Enterprises $100.00 Girls Basketball
Personal Delivery Services, Inc $100.00 Girls Basketball
Mark and Angela Janorschke $300.00 Girls Basketball
West Central Anesthesia PC $300.00 Girls Basketball
Magnifi Financial $500.00 Girls Basketball
Albany Youth Basketball Association $1,250.00 Girls Basketball
Rotochopper $100.00 Girls Basketball
Jeff and Michelle Meyer $1250.00 Boys Basketball
Derrick and Tina Meyer $500.00 Boys Basketball
Albany Youth Basketball Association $1,250.00 Boys Basketball
United Way $200.00 Albany Elementary
Albany Youth Basketball Association $500.00 Letter Club
William and Teresa Scepaniak $500.00 Robotics
Amps $75.00 Robotics
Albany Recycling $100.00 Robotics
Freeport Veterinary Services $200.00 Robotics
Albany Chrysler $250.00 Robotics
Rahn’s Oil $300.00 Robotics
Magnifi Financial $250.00 Robotics
Wells Concrete $500.00 Supermileage
Richard Glatzmaier $1,000.00 Baseball
James Glatzmaier $1,000.00 Wellenstein Scholarship
James Glatzmaier $1,000.00 Don Brever Scholarship
James Glatzmaier $1,000.00 Baseball
Member Rueter seconded the resolution and upon vote being taken thereon,
The following voted in favor of: All present
And the following voted against: None
Where upon said resolution was declared duly passed and adopted.
6. Consent Agenda
Amy McGuire - Albany Elementary Principal
Katelyn Hartwig - ALE Full-time Substitute Teacher
Troy Jansky - School Bus Driver
Mary Evens - AMS/AHS LTS Food Service Aide
AESP Payroll Change Request:
Kathy Schmitt – ALE Custodian, 4 hrs/day to 8 hrs/day
Matthew Abraham - ALE Lead Building Custodian to AMS/AHS Head Building Maintenance Emily Rademacher – AMS/AHS Food Service Aide to ALE Food Service Aide
Lynn Borwege - Food Service Support
Cooper Hansen - JH Baseball Coach Ryan Messer - JH Baseball Coach
HSP Fundamentals- Makaela Zierden, Aaron Schwenzfeier, Nolan Anderson CPR - Renae Illies
Loni Price - AVE Paraprofessional, effective March 23, 2023
Jeff Thelen - Head Building Maintenance, effective March 24, 2023
Lisa Stangler - Concessions Coordinator, effective March 20, 2023
Nicole Snoberger - ALE Fifth Grade Teacher, effective June 30, 2023
Aaron Ahrndt - ALE Phy Ed Teacher, effective June 30, 2023
Kathy Schmitt - ALE Food Service Aide, effective March 10, 2023
Beth Willenbring - AVE Paraprofessional, effective April 7, 2023
Amy Schneider - AMS/AHS Ag/Tech Ed Teacher, effective June 30, 2023
Stacey Zierden - AVE Fifth Grade Teacher, effective June 30, 2023
The following checks were issued in paying claims: Wire transfers and checks 104613 - 104841
01 General Fund $1,355,865.81
02 Food Services $104,575.83
04 Community Services $53,194.19
06 Building Construction $316,027.50
Motion by Carbajal, seconded by Reuter to approve the April 2023 Consent Agenda. Supported by all present.
7.1 Purple Pride
Superintendent Okerlund updated the Board on Purple Pride items.
8.1 Enrollment Report
8.2 Early Learning Center Update - ICS
This has been tabled until the April Work Session.
8.3 Award Demolition Bid Package
This has been tabled until the May Regular Meeting.
8.4 Resolution Relating to the Termination and Non-Renewal of the Teaching Contract of a Probationary Teacher
Member Carbajal introduced the resolution and moved its adoption. The motion for the adoption of the foregoing resolution was duly seconded by Member Sands and upon vote being taken thereon,
the following voted in favor thereof: All present
and the following voted against the same: None
whereupon said resolution was declared passed and adopted.
8.5 School Board Policies - First Read
8.5.1 410 Family and Medical Leave Policy
8.5.2 415 Mandated Reporting of Maltreatment of Vulnerable Adults
8.5.3 416 Transportation Employee Drug and Alcohol Testing
8.5.4 417 Chemical Use and Abuse Policy
8.5.5 418 Drug-Free Workplace/Drug-Free School
8.5.6 506 Student Discipline
8.5.7 515 Protection and Privacy of Pupil Records
8.5.8 524 Internet Acceptable Use and Safety Policy
8.5.9 603 Curriculum Development
8.5.10 604 Inclusive Education Program
8.5.11 708 Transportation of Nonpublic School Students
8.5.12 709 Student Transportation Safety Policy
8.5.13 721 Uniform Grant Guidance Policy Regarding Federal Revenue Sources
8.6 AESP Negotiations Update
• Began in September
• Met 9 times between September and and December
• 32 language items discusses
• 29 by AESP, 13 agreed to
• 3 by the district, all withdrawn
• Tentative agreement reached on 12.14.23
• Financial compensation
• 4.64% or $166,382 increase in Year 1
• 4.36% or $329,849 increase in Year 2
• Significant language items also included
• AESP held a vote on 1.25.23 and the tentatively agreed upon contract was voted down
• AESP sent a response to the board negotiations team on 2.27.23
• Five items were provided to the AAS negotiations team
• Two items that were outside of contract negotiations were addressed
• The remaining three items involved additional cost or were completely
• Request from AAS to AESP to collaboratively move to mediation on 3.3.23 due to an impasse on financial compensation
• A response from AESP was received on 3.20.23, but the communication left it unclear about a mutual progression to mediation
• Concerned about the lag in progress from a tentative agreement in December the district negotiations team petitioned for Mediation and notified AESP 3.27.23
• AESP provided their available dates on 4.4.23
• The Bureau of Mediation Services will act as a non-biased third party during mediation
on May 15th
• The goal is to attend mediation and work with a certified mediator to have a more
productive and effective negotiation session that we hope will lead to a tentative agreement that can go for vote soon after.
9. Committee Reports
9.1 BEAT Steering Committee Meeting
10. Superintendent Report
• Superintendent Okerlund talked about the Student Board Representative selection process for
the Albany School District.
• Officer Gannon mentioned that more people asked what it would look like with an active threat
situation at the school because of the recent school shootings.
• The school district is saddened with the passing of Asha Gregory, the District’s School Nurse who
had been a positive and great staff member of the District for nine years. Our condolences go out to Asha’s family and friends.
Agenda completed at 6:31 pm, a motion to adjourn was made by Member Carbajal, seconded by Member Reuter. Supported by all Present
Dean Dirkes, Acting Clerk
STATE OF MINNESOTA
COUNTY OF STEARNS
Case Type: Other Civil
Court File # 73-CV-23-2480
Daniel J. Hagen and Jeffrey S. Hagen, as Trustees of the Saraphine & Myra Jean Hagen Loving Trust dated November 14, 1990
The unknown heirs of Anthony A. Then, unknown heirs of Rose A. Then, unknown heirs of Hubert O. Orton, unknown heirs of Alma C. Kolb, unknown heirs of Leon F. Kolb, unknown heirs of Matthew E. Omann, unknown heirs of Marie M. Omann, unknown heirs of Alphonse T. Proell, unknown heirs of Florence Proell, unknown heirs of Thomas J. Hagen, Suzanne Zorichak, Luann R. Westrich, Kimberly Joy Rahn, Shirley Ann Hagen, Dani J. Westra, Duan P. Westra, Shawn Kroll, Stacy Kroll, all heirs, spouses, grantees, legatees, devisees, executors, administrators, beneficiaries, trustees, creditors, successors, and assigns of each and all of the defendants named above, and all other persons unknown claiming any right, title, estate, interest or lien in the real estate described in the complaint herein.
To the above named Defendants:
1. You are being sued. The Plaintiff has started a lawsuit against you. The Complaint is attached to this Summons. Do not throw these papers away. They are official papers that start a lawsuit and affect your legal rights, even if nothing has been filed with the court and even if there is no court file number on this Summons.
2. You must BOTH reply, in writing, AND get a copy of your reply to the person/business who is suing you within 21 days to protect your rights. Your reply is called an Answer. Getting your reply to the Plaintiff is called service. You must serve a copy of your Answer or Answer and Counterclaim (Answer) within 21 days from the date you received the Summons and Complaint.
ANSWER: You can find the Answer form and instructions on the MN Judicial Branch website at www.mncourts.gov/forms under the “Civil” category. The instructions will explain in detail how to fill out the Answer form.
3. You must respond to each claim. The Answer is your written response to the Plaintiff’s Complaint. In your Answer you must state whether you agree or disagree with each paragraph of the Complaint. If you think the Plaintiff should not be given everything they asked for in the Complaint, you must say that in your Answer.
4. SERVICE: You may lose your case if you do not send a written response to the Plaintiff. If you do not serve a written Answer within 21 days, you may lose this case by default. You will not get to tell your side of the story. If you choose not to respond, the Plaintiff may be awarded everything they asked for in their Complaint. If you agree with the claims stated in the Complaint, you don’t need to respond. A default judgment can than be entered against you for what the Plaintiff asked for in the Complaint.
To protect your rights, you must serve a copy of your Answer on the person who signed this Summons in person or by mail at this address:
John H. Wenker
Quinlivan & Hughes, P.A.
1740 W. St. Germain St.
St. Cloud, MN 56301
5. Carefully read the Instructions (CIV301) for the Answer for your next steps.
6. Legal Assistance. You may wish to get legal help from an attorney. If you do not have an attorney and would like legal help:
• Visit www.mncourts.gov/selfhelp and click on the “Legal Advice Clinics” tab to get more information about legal clinics in each Minnesota county.
• Court Administration may have information about places where you can get legal assistance.
NOTE: Even if you cannot get legal help, you must still serve a written Answer to protect your rights or you may lose the case.
7. Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR). The parties may agree to or be ordered to participate in an ADR process under Rule 114 of the Minnesota Rules of Practice. You must still serve your written Answer, even if you expect to use ADR.
8. THIS LAWSUIT MAY AFFECT OR BRING INTO QUESTION TITLE TO REAL PROPERTY located in Stearns County, State of Minnesota, legally described as follows:
That part of Lot 1 of AUDITOR’S SUBDIVISION NO. 2, being in Section 34, Township 125, Range 28, Stearns County, Minnesota, described as follows:
Commencing at the east quarter corner of said Section 34;
Thence South 89 degrees 48 minutes 29 seconds West, assumed bearing along the east-west quarter section line of said Section 34, for 726.25 feet;
Thence North 52 degrees 38 minutes 45 seconds West, along the southeasterly prolongation of the centerline of River Vista Lane, f/k/a County Road No. 1, also f/k/a State Aid Road No. 1, for 287.70 feet to a chiseled “X “ in the curb of County State Aid Highway No. 1 as was surveyed and traveled on September 2nd, 2022, to the point of beginning;
Thence North 34 degrees 55 minutes 28 seconds East 173.49 feet to a one-half inch diameter iron pipe;
Thence North 20 degrees 46 minutes 05 seconds East 20.89 feet to a one-half inch diameter iron pipe with plastic cap stamped “DELEO 40341”;
Thence North 00 degrees 25 minutes 36 seconds East 61.76 feet to a one inch square bolt in a concrete ring;
Thence North 52 degrees 45 minutes 00 seconds West 65.01 feet to a three-quarter inch diameter iron pipe in a concrete ring;
Thence South 34 degrees 55 minutes 28 seconds West 242.82 feet to said southeasterly prolongation of the centerline of River Vista Lane, f/k/a County Road No. 1, also f/k/a State Aid Road No. 1, said point being marked by a one-half inch diameter iron pipe with plastic cap stamped “DELEO 40341”;
Thence South 52 degrees 38 minutes 45 seconds East, along said southeasterly prolongation of the centerline of River Vista Lane, f/k/a County Road No. 1, also f/k/a State Aid Road No. 1, for 105.14 feet to the point of beginning.
Dated this 28th day of March, 2023.
QUINLIVAN & HUGHES P.A
John H. Wenker, #232385
Attorney for Plaintiff
1740 W. St. Germain St.
P.O. Box 1008
St. Cloud, MN 56302
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
VACATION OF ALLEY SEGMENT
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Holdingford City Council will hold a public hearing on Monday, May 8, 2023 at 7:00 p.m. at Holdingford City Hall, 420 Main Street, Holdingford, MN 56340, to consider vacating the unimproved segment of alley dedicated in the plat of Ward’s Addition, Stearns County, Minnesota and located south of Washington Street, west of Lot 4, Block 8, Ward’s Addition, and north of Lot 5, Block 8, Ward’s Addition. The segment of alley proposed to be vacated is located between Stearns County PIDs 58.33548.0000 (220 Washington Street) and 58.33768.0000 (230 Washington Street). Persons wishing to comment on this item may do so during the public hearing. If you wish to offer comments relative to the public hearing and cannot be present, we ask you to submit comments in writing by 12:00 p.m. Monday, May 8, 2023. Those comments can be submitted to: City of Holdingford, 420 Main Street, Holdingford, MN 56340.
Nicky Lahr, City Clerk-Treasurer
Notice of Public Hearing
Stearns County, Board of Adjustment
Notice is hereby given that the Stearns County Board of Adjustment, in and for the County of Stearns, will conduct the following public hearings to consider variance applications:
1. A request from Travis Ritter & Jennifer Rahn, Holdingford, MN from Section 6.9.6 B (3) of the Stearns County Land Use and Zoning Ordinance #439 to expand an existing feedlot to 11.65 animal units on 3.40 acres in A-40 zoning. A prior variance granted allows 4.95 animal units. Said Ordinance allows 2 animal units on parcels of at least 3 acres but less than 5 acres. Affected Property: 3.40 Acres E4SE4NW4 Less S 33’ & Less N 838.20’, Section 08, T126N, R30W, Holding Township. Property Address: 42521 County Road 9, Holdingford, MN.
2. An After the Fact request from James and Elizabeth Illies, Melrose, MN from Section 10.2.11 A. (1) (a) of Stearns County Land Use and Zoning Ordinance #439, to leave as constructed, a deck/pergola less than 200 feet landward of the Ordinary High-Water Level of Isabelle Lake, classified Natural Environment. Said Ordinance requires structures be setback a minimum 200 feet landward of the Ordinary High-Water Level of lakes classified Natural Environment. Affected property: The South 600 feet of the East 794 feet of the NE ¼ of the NW ¼ and the South 600 feet of the West 306 feet of the NW ¼ of the NE ¼, Section 08, T125N, R33W, Grove Township. Property address: 36078 368th Street, Melrose, MN.
3. A request from James and Sarah Rabideau, Rogers, MN from Section 9.9.9 A. (1) of Stearns County Land Use and Zoning Ordinance #439, to construct a new residential dwelling on an existing foundation less than 10 feet from a side property line in an R-1 zoning district. Said Ordinance requires structures be placed a minimum 10 feet from a side property line in an R-1 zoning district. Affected property: Lot 7, Block 2, Highland Terrace, Section 28, T125N, R30W, Avon Township. Property address: 33728 Highland Terrace, Avon, MN.
When and where is the meeting?
Date and Time: Thursday, May 11, 2023 - 6:00 p.m.
Location: Stearns County Service Center, Room 1104
3301 County Road 138,
Waite Park, MN 56387
How do I participate?
Public Testimony: If you would like to provide public testimony, you may do so by appearing at the above hearing, you are invited to do so by attending said hearing in person or by joining virtually. To participate virtually, please contact David Nett as at [email protected] or call 320-656-3613 by Noon on the Wednesday preceding the meeting date.
Written Testimony: You may submit written testimony by emailing [email protected] by 3pm on the hearing date. Written testimony may also be mailed to the Stearns County Environmental Services Department, Service Center, 3301 County Road 138, Waite Park, MN 56387
Comments on this public hearing are not limited to those persons receiving copies of this notice. If you know of any interested person, who for any reason has not received a copy of this notice, it would be appreciated if you would inform them of this public hearing.
Where can I view the application?
Copies of the applications can be viewed approximately one week prior to the meeting at http://stearnscountymn.iqm2.com/Citizens/Default.aspx. Action taken on this request will be available shortly after the meeting at the same website location.
What if the meeting changes?
This meeting is subject to change. Please sign up for automatic updates for this meeting at http://stearnscountymn.iqm2.com/Citizens/Default.aspx. Call the Department for assistance.
Stearns County Board of Adjustment
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: April 26, 2023 – Star Post
NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE
THE RIGHT TO VERIFICATION OF THE DEBT AND IDENTIFICATION OF THE ORIGINAL CREDITOR WITHIN THE TIME PERIOD PROVIDED BY LAW IS NOT AFFECTED BY THIS ACTION.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: That default has occurred in the conditions of the mortgage dated October 17, 2016, executed by Jay H. Seguin, an unmarried man, as mortgagor, to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., a corporation, MIN 1012742-0000050450-7, as nominee and mortgagee for HomeServices Lending, LLC d/b/a Edina Realty Mortgage, through loan originator Kevin Kildahl, NMLS ID 1236759, recorded in the office of the County Recorder of Stearns County, Minnesota, on October 26, 2016, as Document No. A1480672, which mortgage conveyed and mortgaged the following described property, situated in the County of Stearns and State of Minnesota, which property has a street address of 144 30th Avenue North, St. Cloud, Minnesota 56303, property identification number 82.50381.0000, which mortgage was assigned to Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance, Inc., by Assignment of Mortgage dated December 7, 2022, and recorded December 19, 2022 as Document No. A1646231:
Lot Twenty-eight (28), Block One (1), Roosevelt Place, according to the plat and survey thereof on file and of record in the office of the County Recorder in and for Stearns County, Minnesota
That the original principal amount secured by said mortgage was $92,646.00; that there has been compliance with any condition precedent to acceleration of the debt secured by said mortgage and foreclosure of said mortgage required by said mortgage, any note secured thereby, or any statute; that no action or proceeding to recover the debt remaining secured by said mortgage is pending, or any part thereof; that there is claimed to be due upon said mortgage and is due thereon at the date of this notice, the sum of $88,875.15 in principal and interest.
That as a result of the aforesaid default, and by virtue of the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the said mortgage will be foreclosed by the sale of the above described premises with appurtenances, which said sale will be made by the Sheriff of Stearns County, Minnesota, at the Sheriff’s office in the Law Enforcement Center, 807 Courthouse Square, St. Cloud, Minnesota, on April 19, 2023, at 10:00 o’clock a.m., at public auction to the highest bidder, to pay the amount then due on said mortgage, together with the costs of foreclosure, including attorneys’ fees as allowed by law, in accordance with the provisions of said mortgage. The time allowed by law for redemption by the mortgagor, his personal representatives or assigns, is six (6) months from the date of said sale.
MORTGAGOR(S) RELEASED FROM FINANCIAL OBLIGATION ON MORTGAGE: NONE
THE TIME ALLOWED BY LAW FOR REDEMPTION BY THE MORTGAGOR, THE MORTGAGOR’S PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES OR ASSIGNS, MAY BE REDUCED TO FIVE WEEKS IF A JUDICIAL ORDER IS ENTERED UNDER MINNESOTA STATUTES, SECTION 582.032, DETERMINING, AMONG OTHER THINGS, THAT THE MORTGAGED PREMISES ARE IMPROVED WITH A RESIDENTIAL DWELLING OF LESS THAN FIVE UNITS, ARE NOT PROPERTY USED IN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION, AND ARE ABANDONED.
If the mortgage is not reinstated under Minn. Stat. §580.30 or redeemed under Minn. Stat. §580.23, the mortgagor must vacate the mortgaged property by 11:59 p.m. on October 19, 2023, unless the foreclosure is postponed pursuant to Minn. Stat. §580.07, or the redemption period is reduced to five (5) weeks under Minn. Stat. §582.032.
THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT BY A DEBT COLLECTOR. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance, Inc., assignee of Mortgagee
DATED: March 1, 2023
FOLEY & MANSFIELD, P.L.L.P.
By: Sean C. Mansfield
Atty. No. 0400374
Attorneys for Mortgagee
250 Marquette Avenue,
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55401
NOTICE OF POSTPONEMENT OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the mortgage foreclosure sale referred to in the foregoing Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale has been postponed from :
April 19, 2023 at 10:00 o’clock a.m.
to June 8, 2023 at 10:00 o’clock a.m.
Said sale will be held by the Sheriff of Stearns County at the Law Enforcement Center, 807 Courthouse Square, in the City of St. Cloud, in said County and State.
If the mortgage is not reinstated under Minn. Stat. §580.30 or redeemed under Minn. Stat. §580.23, the mortgagor must vacate the mortgaged property by 11:59 p.m. on December 8, 2023, unless the foreclosure is postponed pursuant to Minn. Stat. §580.07, or the redemption period is reduced to five (5) weeks under Minn. Stat. §582.032.
THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT BY A DEBT COLLECTOR. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
Dated: April 19, 2023.
Holdingford School Board Briefs
The Holdingford School Board held their regular meeting on April 19 2023. Members present Evelyn Martini, Elissa Ebnet, Sarah Binek, Ed Feia, Lori Opatz, Rob Knettel, and Pat Meier. Member absent: None. Also attending was: Superintendent Chris Swenson, Business Manager Garrity Gerber, Technology Director Lance Feia, Adm. Assistant Linda Zapzalka, and Mike Kosik from Star Publications Absent: Principal Stang and Principal Wege.
Chair Feia called the meeting to order, the pledge was recited, and the amended agenda was approved.
The meeting continued with approval of the consent agenda. Items in consent agenda included: approval of the minutes from March. 15th School Board Meeting and April 5th Work Session; approval of the schedule of bills in the amount of $456,120.61. Computer checks approved #53915 through #54039 and #30574 through #30607 in the amount of $23,145.28; approval of the electronic transfer for March 2023, $2,162,886.05; acknowledgement of the Treasurer’s Report balance per books $5,491,055.15; accepted donations from Holdingford PTA $1,000 and Martini Auto $250 to Com. Ed. for Prairie Fire Community Theater.; and approved lane change for Jessica Mickelson from MS20 Step 13 to MS30 Step 13 effective at the start of Quarter 4, 2022-2023 school year. The Board thanked the Donors for their generosity!
Superintendent Swenson reported the advisors and students put on a great show of the Musical Wonderland, an Alice in Wonderland Tale. He congratulated the cast and thanked the advisors. Mr Swenson also wished good luck to the FFA at the state convention, and reported MCA testing is underway. He informed the Board the posting for elementary social worker will be put out, the legislature is working to unify the bills, the administration will monitor until the bills are passed and then determine how the district is affected. Lastly Mr. Swenson reported the pool project is nearing completion and then they will start to fill the pool and the district will be getting two new wrestling mats. The District will purchase one and the Booster Club will purchase the other one.
Ebnet reported on the BSED meeting where their facility assessment project is complete. The committee will now meet with Ehlers to determine priorities, present options and explore funding. The six member districts will be responsible to pay the bill. Mr. Swenson added that there are still many decisions to be made on what direction they will take for the facility upgrade.
Business Manager Gerber reported he is monitoring legislation for changes that will affect the District, looking at scenarios for the 2023-2024 budget, and informed the Board a grant was received for Summer SPED preschool and remaining COVID dollars will be used for air filtration in the shop area.
Other agenda items at the April 19, 2023 meeting included:
• Approved the Revised Revenue and Expenditure Budgets for FY 2022-2023.
• Approved the proposal to enter into contract with H21 Group for $38,800 to demo existing lockers and install new lockers in the main space of the girls locker room.
• Approved the proposal to enter into contract with Schroden’s Inc for $71,150 to rehabilitate the varsity baseball field as presented.
• Tech Director Feia explained the rotation of chromebook purchases by grade level and entertained questions. Approved the purchase of 260 Chromebooks @ $83,197.40 from Vivacity Tech PBC.
• Approved the purchase of 12 teacher Laptops and 3 teacher iPads @ $29,962.40 from Apple Store for Education Institute. • Tech Director Feia informed the Board that a District Team was brought together to determine the best time to transition to Qmlativ; there are benefits to starting now prior to the sunset of 2.0. The transition will be a ten month process so he would like approval now to get on the schedule. Approved the proposal to transition our student information system from Skyward SMS 2.0 to Skyward Qmlativ at a cost of $3,954.00 and to enter into a three year contract with ISCorp at a cost of $12,000 annually to provide services responsible for all aspects involved in database disaster recovery, loading releases and updates, operating and maintaining host servers, software, and databases.
• Approved the amended Board Committee Assignment for the Personnel Committee with Admin/Teachers – Feia is replacing Knettel.
• Extended Para Kim Haugerud’s day by 15 minutes to accommodate her time at the high school.
• Hired Ashley Solarz for Secondary Para two days a week with a start date of 3/30/2023 through the end of the school year.
• Accepted the resignation from Custodian Laura Doeden.
• Hired Taylor Runge for evening custodian.
• Hired Irene and Gary Kajewski for a shared evening custodian position.
• Hired Hannah Winter for a Kid Zone Assistant 18+position.
• Approved Child Care Leave for the 2023-2024 School Year for Second Grade Teacher Shelby Rosenberger.
• Approve FMLA Leave for Fifth Grade Teacher Lydia Sailor.
• Adopted the Resolution Non Renewing Carrie Jendro a Tier 2 Teacher.
• Adopted the Resolution Non Renewing Michelle Schumer a Tier 2 Teacher.
• Adopted the Resolution Non Renewing Lauren Lindmeier a Probationary Teacher.
• Adopt the Resolution Non Renewing Melyssa Sakry a Probationary Teacher.
• Approve FMLA Leave for Fourth Grade Teacher Kate Korte.
• Hired Nicole Berscheid for Junior High Track Coach.
• Hired Molly Klatt for 7th Grade Baseball Coach.
A review of the upcoming meeting dates took place.
School Board Work Session May 3, 2023 @ 6:30 PM in the HS Meeting Room.
School Board Meeting May 17, 2023 @ 6:00 PM in the HS Meeting Room.
This article is a summary of the minutes. The full text is available for public inspection at the District Office or online at http://www.isd738.org/school-board-meeting-agendasminutes.html.