1500 Lg - Legal Notices Caledonia

ATTENTION LANDOWNERS Houston County Flood Assessment The Root River SWCD is encouraging Houston County landowners to contact our office to provide information relating to conservation damage resulting from the recent June flood event. If special legislation is called, it may be possible that assistance would be provided for approved repair work. Practices include waterways, ponds, terraces, sediment control basins, critical area plantings and others. Please contact our office with your information and we will add your name and project to our assessment list. This will aid our county in the recovery process. Please contact us at (507) 724-5261 ext. 3 or stop in the office, 805 N. Hwy. 44/76, Suite 1, Caledonia, MN. Office hours are Monday Friday 7 a.m. 4:30 p.m.


1502 Lg - MrtgForeclosure Caledonia

NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE THE RIGHT TO VERIFICATION OF THE DEBT AND IDENTITY OF THE ORIGINAL CREDITOR WITHIN THE TIME PROVIDED BY LAW IS NOT AFFECTED BY THIS ACTION. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that default has occurred in the conditions of the following described mortgage: DATE OF MORTGAGE: February 11, 2011 ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE: $187,296.00 MORTGAGOR(S): Steve R. Haney and Angela A. Haney, husband and wife MORTGAGEE: Wells Fargo Bank, NA LENDER OR BROKER AND MORTGAGE ORIGINATOR STATED ON THE MORTGAGE: Wells Fargo Bank, NA SERVICER: Wells Fargo Bank, NA DATE AND PLACE OF FILING: Filed February 17, 2011, Houston County Recorder, as Document Number A264621 LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY:The South Ninety-seven (97) feet of Lot One (1), Block Three (3), in Crescent Heights Second Addition to the City of La Crescent PROPERTY ADDRESS: 61 Cornforth Road, La Crescent, MN 55947 PROPERTY IDENTIFICATION NUMBER: 25.1761.001 COUNTY IN WHICH PROPERTY IS LOCATED: Houston THE AMOUNT CLAIMED TO BE DUE ON THE MORTGAGE ON THE DATE OF THE NOTICE: $187,536.75 THAT all pre-foreclosure requirements have been complied with; that no action or proceeding has been instituted at law or otherwise to recover the debt secured by said mortgage, or any part thereof; PURSUANT, to the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the above described property will be sold by the Sheriff of said county as follows: DATE AND TIME OF SALE: September 11, 2013, 10:00am PLACE OF SALE: Sheriff's Main Office, Civil Division Law Enforcement Center, 306 South Marshall Street suite 1100, Caledonia, MN 55921 to pay the debt secured by said mortgage and taxes, if any, on said premises and the costs and disbursements, including attorneys fees allowed by law, subject to redemption within 6 months from the date of said sale by the mortgagor(s) the personal representatives or assigns. TIME AND DATE TO VACATE PROPERTY: If the real estate is an owner-occupied, single-family dwelling, unless otherwise provided by law, the date on or before which the mortgagor(s) must vacate the property, if the mortgage is not reinstated under section 580.30 or the property is not redeemed under section 580.23, is 11:59 p.m. on March 11, 2014. "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 5 UNITS, ARE NOT PROPERTY USED FOR AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION, AND ARE ABANDONED. Dated: July 16, 2013 Wells Fargo Bank, NA Mortgagee SHAPIRO & ZIELKE, LLP BY _______ Lawrence P. Zielke - 152559 Diane F. Mach - 273788 Melissa L. B. Porter - 0337778 Randolph W. Dawdy - 2160X Ronald W. Spencer - 0104061 Stephanie O. Nelson - 0388918 Gary J. Evers - 0134764 Attorneys for Mortgagee 12550 West Frontage Road, Ste. 200 Burnsville, MN 55337 (952) 831-4060 THIS IS A COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR 30-35c(1A)


1502 Lg - MrtgForeclosure Caledonia

NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE THE RIGHT TO VERIFICATION OF THE DEBT AND IDENTITY OF THE ORIGINAL CREDITOR WITHIN THE TIME PROVIDED BY LAW IS NOT AFFECTED BY THIS ACTION. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: That default has occurred in the conditions of the following described mortgage: DATE OF MORTGAGE: March 31, 2004 ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE: $133,115.00 MORTGAGOR(S): Jelaine L. Merchlewitz And Joel Merchlewitz, wife and husband MORTGAGEE: Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Inc., a California Corporation n/k/a Wells Fargo Bank, NA successor by merger to Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Inc. DATE AND PLACE OF FILING: Recorded on April 1, 2004 in the Office of the Houston County Recorder as Document Number 231180. ASSIGNMENTS OF MORTGAGE: Assigned to: None. LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: Lot Five (5), Block Four (4), of the original plat of the City of Caledonia. Subject to ingress-egress over, in and upon the North 16 1/2 feet of the afore-described parcel, said ingress-egress easement being appurtenant to and running with Lot Six (6) and the North 30 feet of Lots Seven (7) and Eight (8) of said Block Four (4). STREET ADDRESS OF PROPERTY: 219 - 225 DECORAH STREET SO, CALEDONIA, MN 55921 COUNTY IN WHICH PROPERTY IS LOCATED: Houston County, Minnesota THE AMOUNT CLAIMED TO BE DUE ON THE MORTGAGE ON THE DATE OF THE NOTICE: $114,279.19 THAT no action or proceeding has been instituted at law to recover the debt secured by said mortgage, or any part thereof; that there has been compliance with all pre-foreclosure notice and acceleration requirements of said mortgage, and/or applicable statutes; PURSUANT, to the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the above described property will be sold by the Sheriff of said county as follows: DATE AND TIME OF SALE: September 11, 2013 at 10:00 AM PLACE OF SALE: Houston County Sheriff`s office, 304 South Marshall St., Suite1100, Caledonia, Minnesota to pay the debt then secured by said mortgage and taxes, if any actually paid by the mortgagee, on the premises and the costs and disbursements allowed by law. The time allowed by law for redemption by said mortgagor(s), their personal representatives or assigns is Six (6) months from the date of sale. Unless said mortgage is reinstated or the property redeemed, or unless the time for redemption is reduced by judicial order, you must vacate the premises by 11:59 p.m. on March 11, 2014. 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." Dated: July 19, 2013 WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A. Mortgagee SCHILLER & ADAM, P.A. By: /s/ Rebecca F. Schiller, Esq. Sarah J.B. Adam, Esq. N. Kibongni Fondungallah, Esq. James J. Pauly, Esq. Steven R. Pennock, Esq. Curt N. Trisko, Esq. Jeffrey D. Klobucar, Esq. Attorneys for Mortgagee The Academy Professional Building 25 North Dale Street St. Paul, MN 55102 (651) 209-9760 (13-2220-FC01) THIS IS A COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR. NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE FORECLOSURE DATA Minn. Stat. 580.025 (1) Street Address, City and Zip Code of Mortgaged Premises 219 - 225 DECORAH STREET SO CALEDONIA, MN 55921 (2) Transaction Agent Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Inc., a California Corporation n/k/a Wells Fargo Bank, NA successor by merger to Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Inc. (3) Name of Mortgage Originator (Lender)Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Inc., a California Corporation n/k/a Wells Fargo Bank, NA successor by merger to Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Inc. (4) Residential ServicerWells Fargo Bank, N.A. (5) Tax Parcel Identification Number 21.0037.000 (6) Transaction Agent`s Mortgage ID Number (MERS number) None 30-35c(1A)


1504 Lg - Probate Caledonia

STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF HOUSTON DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION THIRD JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 28-PR-13-631 NOTICE OF INFORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS Estate of Tenus B. Thorson Decedent Notice is given that an Application for Informal Probate of Will and Informal Appointment of Personal Representative was filed with the Registrar, along with a Will dated September 8, 1999, and a Codicil dated June 28, 2013. The Registrar accepted the application and appointed Twyla Thorson, whose address is 5488 Redding Road, Houston, Minnesota 55943, to serve as the personal representative of the decedent's estate. Any heir, devisee or other interested person may be entitled to appointment as personal representative or may object to the appointment of the personal representative. Any objection to the appointment of the personal representative must be filed with the Court, and any properly filed objection will be heard by the Court after notice is provided to interested persons of the date of hearing on the objection. Unless objections are filed and unless the Court orders otherwise, the personal representative has the full power to administer the estate, including, after (30)days from the issuance of letters testamentary, the power to sell, encumber, lease, or distribute any interest owned by the descendent. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. 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. Darlene L. Larson Registrar August 19, 2013 Susan M. Kasten Deputy Court Administrator August 19, 2013 Attorney for Personal Representative Timothy A. Murphy (MN#76594) RIPPE, HAMMELL & MURPHY, PLLP 110 East Main Street PO Box 149 Caledonia, MN 55921 PHONE: 507-725-3361 FAX: 507-725-5627 35-36c (1A)


1506 Lg- School Board Min Caledonia

Board Meeting Minutes July 15, 2013 The Board of Education of Independent School District No. 299, Caledonia, Minnesota, met in a regular school board meeting in the Middle/High School Media Center. The meeting was called to order by Chair Michelle Werner at 7:00 p.m. The Pledge of Allegiance was said. The school board members present were Jared Barnes, Amanda King, Melissa Marschall, Jean Meyer, Michelle Werner, and Spencer Yohe. Also present were Superintendent Ben Barton, Paul DeMorett, Nancy Runningen, Barb Meyer, Karen Schiltz, Janelle Field Rohrer, Emily Bialkowski, Jean Klinski, Deb Cody, Tory-Kale Schulz, and Tom Reichenbacher. Absent was Director Kelley McGraw. Moved by Jean Meyer, seconded by Amanda King, to approve the agenda as presented. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Jared Barnes, seconded by Spencer Yohe, to approve the minutes of June 17, 2013, regular school board meeting. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Spencer Yohe, seconded by Melissa Marschall, to approve the electronic transfers and bills due and payable amounting to $251,306.76 including check numbers 55870 through 55960 along with electronic transfers from MSDLAF to Merchants Bank in the amount of $500,000.00 Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Jared Barnes, seconded by Jean Meyer to accept the resignation of Sarah Fruechte as the 9th grade girls' basketball coach effective immediately with thanks for her years of service to the school district. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Spencer Yohe, seconded by Jean Meyer to accept the resignation of Crystal Ostern as a part-time special educational assistant effective immediately with thanks for her services to the school district. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Amanda King, seconded by Jared Barnes to accept the resignation of Kristi Knutson as middle/high school student services secretary effective July 15, 2013, with thanks for her years of service to the school district. Those voting in favor: Jared Barnes, Amanda King, Jean Meyer, Michelle Werner, and Spencer Yohe. Opposed: Melissa Marschall. Absent Kelley McGraw. Motion carried. Moved by Spencer Yohe, seconded by Jean Meyer to ratify the fall coaching contracts for the 2013-2014 school year. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Jared Barnes, seconded by Amanda King to ratify the co-curricular coaching contracts for the 2013-2014 school year. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Spencer Yohe, seconded by Jean Meyer to accept the resignation of Kevin Klug as the 7th grade boys' basketball coach effective immediately and to ratify his contract as the head girls' basketball coach beginning the 2013-2014 school year at V/11 years experience at $3,712.58. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Jared Barnes, seconded by Jean Meyer to ratify the hiring of Randy Dehli as a full-time Custodian II beginning July 11, 2013, at VII/8 years experience at $12.94 per hour. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Amanda King, seconded by Jared Barnes, to ratify the part-time teaching contract for Ms. Zoe Lamm as a middle/high school science teacher (0.6864 FTE) at BA/3 at $25,932.87 ($37,781 x 0.6864 FTE) beginning the 2013-2014 school year (this salary is based on the 2011-2013 Teacher Master Agreement). Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Jean Meyer, seconded by Spencer Yohe, to ratify the full-time teaching contract for Mr. Tory-Kale Schulz as an elementary teacher at BA/2 at $36,671 beginning the 2013-2014 school year (this salary is based on the 2011-2013 Teacher Master Agreement). Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Jared Barnes, seconded by Jean Meyer, to ratify the full-time contract for Ms. Bethany Meiners as an elementary social worker at BA/1 at $35,561 beginning the 2013-2014 school year (this salary is based on the 2011-2013 Teacher Master Agreement). Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Spencer Yohe, seconded by Jean Meyer, to approve the additional part-time (0.6864 FTE) math teacher position for grades 6 through 9 beginning the 2013-2014 school year due to the school district receiving the ADSIS grant. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Jared Barnes, seconded by Spencer Yohe to adopt the Subpoena of a School District Employee Policy #408 as presented. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Jean Meyer, seconded by Spencer Yohe to adopt the Employees Publications, Instructional Materials, Inventions, and Creations Policy #409 as presented. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Amanda King, seconded by Jean Meyer to adopt the Expense Reimbursement Policy #412 as presented. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Spencer Yohe, seconded by Jared Barnes to adopt the Website Policy #534 as presented. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Jared Barns, seconded by Spencer Yohe to adopt the Live Animals in the Classroom or on School Property Policy #808 as presented. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Member Spencer Yohe introduced the school crossing guard agreement between the City of Caledonia and ISD #299 and moved its adoption. The motion for adoption of the foregoing agreement was duly seconded by Member Melissa Marschall and whereupon the agreement was duly passed. Moved by Jean Meyer, seconded by Jared Barnes to accept the dairy bid from Ziebell's Foods for the 2013-2014 school year. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Spencer Yohe, seconded by Jared Barnes to accept the gasoline/fuel oil bid from Kwik Trip for the 2013-2014 school year. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Jared Barnes, seconded by Amanda King to accept the proposal submitted by Bimbo Bakeries to provide bread and bread products for the 2013-2014 school year as conducted by the Minnesota Service Cooperatives, of which Southeast Service Cooperative is a member of. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Jared Barnes, seconded by Jean Meyer to accept the increase of student lunch prices by $0.10 required by the Healthy Hungry-Free Kids Act of 2010. Lunch prices will be as follows: $2.20 for elementary students and $2.30 for middle/high school beginning the 2013-2014 school year. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Jared Barnes, seconded by Spencer Yohe to approve the 2013-2014 Middle/High School Handbook and the 2013-2014 Elementary School Handbook. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Spencer Yohe, seconded by Jared Barnes to approve the iPad Student Acceptable Use Procedures and Information beginning the 2013-2014 school year. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Jared Barnes, seconded by Jean Meyer to approve the iPad Protection Plan Agreement beginning the 2013-2014 school year. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Jean Meyer, seconded by Spencer Yohe to approve the Contract for Services with Hiawatha Valley Education District for the 2013-2014 school year. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Jean Meyer, seconded by Jared Barnes to accept the Mass Dispensing Agreement between Caledonia Public School and Houston County Public Health Department to permit the Houston County Public Health Department to use Caledonia middle/high school, grounds, and equipment for mass clinics required in the conduct of disease prevention and control activities and wishes to cooperate with the Houston Public Health Department for such purpose. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Member Spencer Yohe introduced the Resolution Authorizing and Awarding Sale of General Obligation Aid Anticipation Certificates of Indebtedness, Series 2013A; and Fixing Form and Terms Thereof in Connection with The Minnesota Tax and Aid anticipation Borrowing Program Sponsored by the Minnesota School Boards Association and Greater Minnesota Service Cooperatives and moved its adoption. The motion for the adopted of the foregoing resolution was duly seconded by Member Jean Meyer. Upon vote being taken thereon the following voted in favor thereof: Jared Barnes, Amanda King, Melissa Marschall, Jean Meyer, Michelle Werner, and Spencer Yohe. Absent: Kelley McGraw. The following voted against the same: None. Whereupon said resolution, having received the favorable vote of at least two-thirds of the Members of the Board, was declared duly passed and adopted. Moved by Spencer Yohe, seconded by Amanda King to close the meeting at 8:00 p.m. for negotiations strategy. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Jean Meyer, seconded Melissa Marschall, to convene the regular school board meeting at 9:05 p.m. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. Moved by Spencer Yohe, seconded by Jared Barnes, to adjourn the meeting at 9:05 p.m. Motion carried by a unanimous vote. These minutes are only a summary and complete minutes are available at the school district office or on the school district website at www.cps.k12.mn.us