SCHOOL BOARD MEETING MINUTES

INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT #578

PINE CITY, MINNESOTA 55063

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 @ 6:30 P.M.

Pine City District Office Board Room

“Preparing Our Students for the Future”

The regular meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District No. 578, Pine City, Minnesota, was held at the Pine City District Office Board Room on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 for the purpose of conducting regular board business.

Chairman Peterson called the meeting to order at 6:35 p.m.

Upon Roll Call, the following members were present:  Wally Connaker, Alicia Ascheman,  Dan Peterson, Tim Geisler, Wendy Leibel,  Lisa Nos-Tollefson, Candice Ames.

Absent: None

Also present was Superintendent Annette K. Freiheit.

Becky Schueller gave a report on Willy Wonka, the Fall Musical.

Motion by Ames second by Geisler and carried unanimously to approve the agenda.

Motion by Leibel second by Ame and carried unanimously to approve the consent agenda.

(a) Approve the October 8, 2018 regular meeting minutes.

(b) Approve the October 2018 bills to date as listed.

(c) Approve the following electronic fund transfers:

Date      Amount     Transfer from     Transfer to        Description

9/5/2018     $ 25,000.00      MN TRUST     MSDLAF+         CASH FLOW

9/14/2018     $ 750,000.00     MN TRUST     STEARNS BANK    PAYROLL /CASH FLOW

The administration recommends that the School Board approve the resignation of the following staff:

(d) Abby Zemek, SPED Paraprofessional, effective 10/5/18.

The administration recommends that the School Board approve the employment of the following staff:

(e) Shannon Jahnz, SPED Paraprofessional at Vision, (Step 1, Lane 7), 6 hours per day at $16.31 per hour, effective 10/15/18.

(f) Casey Rasmussen, SPED Paraprofessional at Vision, (Step 1, Lane 7), 6 hours per day at $16.31 per hour, effective 10/15/18.

(g) Lisa Johnson, LTS for Ashley Munden, (Step 2, Lane 1), 10/11/18-2/19/19 at $214.83 per day, effective 11/21/18.

(h) Debra Cunnien, SPED Paraprofessional, (Step 1, Lane 7), 6.75 hours per day at $16.31 per hour, effective 10/31/18.

(i) Donna Zastera, SPED Paraprofessional, (Step 1, Lane 7), 6.75 hours per day at $16.31 per hour, effective 11/1/18.

(j) James Foster, JH Wrestling Coach, (Step 3), at an annual salary of $1,882, effective 12/1/18.    

as established in the prevailing Staff Agreement.

(k) As per school district policy, the administration recommends that the board accept a donation of $10,000 from Dr. John Barry. $5,000 is for the Noah Project for the basketball teams and $5,000 is for scholarships at the school board’s discretion. The School Board thanks Dr. Barry for this donation.

(l) As per school district policy, the administration recommends that the board accept a donation of  an additional $400 First Book gift certificate from Reading Corp. Cindy Stolp will have $200 to spend on books for the PreK students and Carolyn Clark will have $200 to spend on books for the K-3 students. We thank Reading Corp for these funds to help enrich our students’ literacy skills and overall love of reading.

(m) PROMULGATE SENIORITY LIST FOR CERTIFIED TEACHING AND CLASSIFIED STAFF

1)  Certified List

2)  Classified List

Motion by Ames second by Ascheman and carried unanimously to approve the Treasurer’s/Cash Flow Report Update.

RESOLUTION CANVASSING RETURNS OF VOTES OF SCHOOL DISTRICT GENERAL ELECTION

Member Connaker introduced the following resolution and moved its adoption:

BE IT RESOLVED by the School Board of Independent School District No. 578 as follows:

1. It is hereby found, determined and declared that the general election of the voters of the district held on November 6, 2018, was in all respects duly and legally called and held.

2. As specified in the attached Abstract and Return of Votes Cast, a total of 5713 voters of the district voted at said election on the election of three school board members for four year term vacancies on the board caused by expiration of term on the first Monday in January next following the general election as follows:

    Candice M. Ames    1355

    Stacy Lancaster    819

    Scott Milliman    503

    Chad Faur    518

    Lisa Nos-Tollefson    1154

    Jim A. Biernat    641

    Sandra Holcomb    908

    JacLynn Hutchins Cavallin    1664

    Kurt M. Olson    503

    Brett Westbrook    991

    Eric Blaiser     413    

3. Candidates JacLynn Hutchins Cavallin, Candice M. Ames, and Lisa Nos-Tollefson  having received the highest number of votes, are elected to four-year terms beginning the first Monday in January, 2019.

4. The school district clerk is hereby authorized to certify the results of the election to the county auditor of each county in which the school district is located in whole or in part.

 The motion for the adoption of the foregoing resolution was duly seconded by Geisler and upon roll call vote being taken thereon, the following voted in favor thereof: Wally Connaker, Alicia Ascheman,  Dan Peterson, Tim Geisler, Wendy Leibel,  Lisa Nos-Tollefson, Candice Ames.

And the following voted against the same: None

Whereupon said resolution was declared duly passed and adopted.       

AUTHORIZATION FOR ISSUANCE OF ELECTION CERTIFICATES

Member Connaker introduced the following resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING ISSUANCE OF CERTIFICATES OF ELECTION AND DIRECTING SCHOOL DISTRICT CLERK TO PERFORM OTHER ELECTION RELATED DUTIES

WHEREAS, the board has canvassed the general election for school board members held on November 6, 2018.

NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the School Board of Independent School District No. 578, State of Minnesota, as follows:

1. The chair and clerk are hereby authorized to execute certificates of election on behalf of the school board of Independent School District No.578 to the following candidates:

    A.    JacLynn Hutchins Cavallin

    b.     Candice M. Ames

    c.     Lisa Nos-Tollefson

who have received a sufficiently large number of votes to be elected to fill vacancies on the board caused by expiration of term on the first Monday in January next following the election, based on the results of the canvass.

2.  The certificate of election shall be in substantially the form attached hereto:

    (Certificate of Election)

3.  After the time for contesting the election has passed and the candidate has filed all campaign financial reports required by Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 211A, the clerk of the school board is hereby directed to deliver the certificates to the persons entitled thereto personally or by certified mail.

4.  The clerk is hereby directed to enclose with the certificate a form of acceptance of office and oath of office in substantially the form attached hereto:    

    (Acceptance of Office & Oath of Office)        

The motion for the adoption of the foregoing resolution was duly seconded by Geisler and upon roll call vote being taken thereon, the following voted in favor thereof: Wally Connaker, Alicia Ascheman,  Dan Peterson, Tim Geisler, Wendy Leibel,  Lisa Nos-Tollefson, Candice Ames.

And the following voted against the same: None

Whereupon said resolution was declared duly passed and adopted.       

Motion by Ascheman second by Ames and carried unanimously to rescind board policy 732, Request for Public Records.

Motion by Ames second by Leibel and carried unanimously to approve Out-of-State Travel for Cindy Stolp to attend the Pyramid Model National Conference in St. Petersburg, Florida 4/30/19-5/3/19 at an approximate cost of $1,397

Motion by Ames second by Ascheman and carried unanimously to hold a public meeting  on November 19, 2018 to review the World’s Best Workforce.

Motion by Connaker second by Geisler and carried unanimously to Authorize the LVP Legacy Committee to seek mini-grant applications that would be due from staff on or before December 14, 2018, and be included on the January, 2019, board agenda.

Motion by Ames second by Geisler and carried unanimously to close the meeting at 7:40 PM.

Motion by Geisler second by Ames and carried unanimously to open the meeting.

Meeting adjourned at 8:35 p.m.

Wally Connaker

Clerk

Published in the Pine City Pioneer on December 20, 2018


NOTICE

Sealed bids will be received by the Pine County Board of Commissioners, Administrator’s Office, at 635 Northridge Drive NW, Suite 200, Pine City, MN 55063 until 11:00 a.m. Friday, December 28, 2018 for publication of the financial statement (first and second publication), the proceedings of the County Board, and such other notices as are required by law to be published during 2019. Please indicate “Sealed Bids – Publishing 2019” in the lower left corner of your envelope.

David J. Minke, Administrator

Pine County, Minnesota

Published in the Pine City Pioneer on December 13 and 20, 2018


CITY OF PINE CITY

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Notice is hereby given that the City Council of the City of Pine City, at its meeting on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 6:30pm will hold a public hearing:

1) Ordinance #19-04, amendments to Chapter 8 and creation of Section 823, Construction of Sidewalks.

All proposed amendments to the ordinance are available for viewing at the City Hall office located at 315 Main St S, on the Pine City website: pinecitygov.com or at the Pine City Library.

All persons interested in being heard on these matters are encouraged to attend.

By order of the City Council of the City of Pine City

Matthew Van Steenwyk

Interim City Administrator/Treasurer

Published in the Pine City Pioneer on December 20, 2018


Notice of Filing for Chengwatana Township Office

The following township offices will be voted on at the annual March Township Election to be held on March 12, 2019.  The filing period for the following offices begins at 8:00 a.m., Wednesday January 2, 2019 and ends at 5:00 p.m., Tuesday January 15, 2019.

The place of filing for candidates who reside in Chengwatana Township is with the Town Clerk, (320-629-2208) or by appointment at the Chengwatana Town Hall.  The filing fee is $2.00.

One Supervisor (3 year term)

One Treasurer (2 year term)

Candidates may file in person or by mail.  Candidates who will be absent from the state during the filing period may arrange to file prior to departure.

This notice is provided pursuant to M.S. 204B.33.

Katy Overtoom, Clerk

Chengwatana Township

Pine County, Minnesota

Published in the Pine City Pioneer on December 20 and 27, 2018


NOTICE OF MORTGAGE

FORECLOSURE SALE

Date: November 15, 2018

1. A default has occurred in the conditions of that certain mortgage executed by Dean W. Sand and Christine F. Sand, husband and wife, as mortgagors, in favor of The RiverBank, a Minnesota banking corporation, as mortgagee, dated December 19, 2007, and recorded on January 3, 2008, as Document No. A469804, as assigned to Royal Credit Union, a Wisconsin state-chartered credit union, pursuant to that certain assignment of mortgage dated October 14, 2011, and recorded on October 28, 2011, as Document No. A-497327, both in the Office of the County Recorder in and for Pine County, Minnesota (collectively, “Mortgage”).  The land described in the Mortgage is not registered land.

2. The original principal amount secured by the Mortgage was: $360,000.00.

3. No action or proceeding at law is now pending to recover the debt secured by the Mortgage or any part thereof.

4. The holder of the Mortgage has complied with all conditions precedent to acceleration of the debt secured by the Mortgage and foreclosure of the Mortgage and all notice and other requirements of applicable statutes.

5. As of the date of this notice, the amount due on the Mortgage is:  $312,527.87.

6. Pursuant to the power of sale in the Mortgage, the Mortgage shall be foreclosed, and the land located at 2068 Sherwood Street, Mora, Minnesota 55051, Property Tax ID Nos. 28.0568.000 and 28.0568.001, and legally described as follows:

The West 660 feet of the North 660 feet of the Fractional South Half of the Northwest Quarter (S 1/2 of NW 1/4), Section Seven (7), Township Thirty-nine (39), Range Twenty-two (22), Pine County, Minnesota. Subject to County Road No. 120 along the West line thereof (“Property”),

shall be sold by the Sheriff of Pine County, Minnesota, at public auction on January 3, 2019, at 10:00 a.m., at the Pine County Sheriff’s Office: 635 Northridge Drive NW, Pine City, MN 55063.

7. The time allowed by law for redemption by mortgagors or mortgagors’ personal representatives or assigns is six (6) months after the date of sale.

8. The mortgagors must vacate the property on or before 11:59 p.m. on July 4, 2019, if the Mortgage is not reinstated under Minn. Stat. § 580.30 or the property is not redeemed under Minn. Stat. § 580.23.

9. THE TIME ALLOWED BY LAW FOR REDEMPTION BY THE MORTGAGORS, THE MORTGAGORS’ PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES OR ASSIGNS, MAY BE REDUCED TO FIVE WEEKS IF A JUDICIAL ORDER IS ENTERED UNDER MINN. STAT. § 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.

10. The mortgagors released from financial obligation on the Mortgage are: None.

Royal Credit Union

(a Wisconsin state-chartered credit union)

By its attorneys:    

/s/ Lindsay W. Cremona

Garth G. Gavenda, (#310918)

Lindsay W. Cremona, (#393599)

Anastasi Jellum, P.A.            14985 60th Street North

Stillwater, MN 55082

(651) 439-2951

#19907

Published in the Pine City Pioneer on November 15, 22, 29, December 6, 13 and 20, 2018


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 conditions of the following described mortgage:

DATE OF MORTGAGE: May 22, 2013

MORTGAGOR: Heather R. McVey, unmarried woman.

MORTGAGEE: Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc.

DATE AND PLACE OF RECORDING: Recorded June 4, 2013 Pine County Recorder, Document No. A508323.

ASSIGNMENTS OF MORTGAGE: Assigned to:  JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association. Dated January 5, 2016 Recorded January 11, 2016, as Document No. A524719.                

TRANSACTION AGENT:  Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc.

TRANSACTION AGENT’S MORTGAGE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER ON MORTGAGE:  1006919-1000011387-0

LENDER OR BROKER AND MORTGAGE ORIGINATOR STATED ON MORTGAGE:  Lend Smart Mortgage, LLC

RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE SERVICER: JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association

MORTGAGED PROPERTY ADDRESS:  24981 Blue Spruce Street, Pine City, MN 55063

TAX PARCEL I.D. #:  185042000

LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY:

Lots 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, Block 10, Chalupsky’s Addition to Beroun, according to the map or plat thereof on file and or of record in the Office of the County Recorder in and for Pine County, Minnesota.

APN #: 18.5042.000

COUNTY IN WHICH PROPERTY IS LOCATED: Pine

ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE: $128,212.00

AMOUNT DUE AND CLAIMED TO BE DUE AS OF DATE OF NOTICE, INCLUDING TAXES, IF ANY, PAID BY MORTGAGEE:    $141,963.29

That prior to the commencement of this mortgage foreclosure proceeding Mortgagee/Assignee of Mortgagee complied with all notice requirements as required by statute; 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: February 7, 2019 at 10:00 AM

PLACE OF SALE:    Detention Center, 635 Northridge Drive NW, Pine City MN  55063

to pay the debt then 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 six (6) months from the date of said sale by the mortgagor(s), their personal representatives or assigns unless reduced to Five (5) weeks under MN Stat. §580.07.

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 August 7, 2019, unless that date falls on a weekend  or legal holiday, in which case it is the next weekday, and unless the redemption period is reduced to 5 weeks under MN Stat. Secs. 580.07 or 582.032.

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: December 3, 2018

JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association

Mortgagee/Assignee of Mortgagee

USSET, WEINGARDEN AND LIEBO, P.L.L.P.

Attorneys for Mortgagee/Assignee of Mortgagee

4500 Park Glen Road #300

Minneapolis, MN 55416

(952) 925-6888

30 - 18-006566 FC

THIS IS A COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR.

Published in the Pine City Pioneer on December 13, 20, 27, 2018, January 3, 10 and 17, 2019


NOTICE OF MORTGAGE

FORECLOSURE SALE

DATE:  November 27, 2018

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

YOU ARE NOTIFIED that default has occurred in the conditions of the following described Mortgage:

INFORMATION REGARDING MORTGAGE TO BE FORECLOSED

1.  Date of Mortgage:  November 8, 2005

2. Mortgagors: Eric Paul Blaiser and Christina M. Blaiser, husband and wife

*The original Mortgagor, Eric Paul Blaiser, was unmarried at the time, so he executed the original Mortgage as a single person, but he was subsequently married and the Mortgage was modified via a Modification of Mortgage recorded on June 6, 2008 as Document Number 473027 to include his spouse, Christina M. Blaiser.

3. Mortgagee: Horizon Bank f/k/a Pine City State Bank

 Assigned to Stearns Bank, NA (see #5 below)

4. Recording Information: Recorded on November 9, 2005 as Document Number 449581, in the Office of the  County Recorder    Registrar of Titles of Pine County, Minnesota

5. Assignments of Mortgage, if any: Assigned to Stearns Bank, NA, a National Banking Association by written assignment recorded on April 15, 2010, as Document Number 486962 in the recording office stated in paragraph 4.

INFORMATION REGARDING MORTGAGED PREMISES

6. Tax parcel identification number of the mortgaged premises:  43.0113.002

7. County in which mortgaged premises is located: Pine

8. Legal description of the mortgaged premises:

The north 300 feet of the Northeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter (NE ¼ of SW ¼) of Section Twenty-three (23), Township Thirty-eight (38), Range Twenty (20), Pine County, Minnesota;

And the south 360 feet of the north 660 feet of the Northeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter (NE ¼ of SW ¼) of Section Twenty-three (23), Township Thirty-eight (38), Range Twenty (20), Pine County, Minnesota.

Subject to the public road along the west line thereof on both parcels.

Check here if all or part of the described real property is Registered (Torrens) 

9.  The physical street address, city, and zip code of the mortgaged premises:  56451 Nature Ave, Pine City, MN 55063

other foreclosure data

10. The person holding the Mortgage:  [check one]

   is a transaction agent, as defined by Minn. Stat. 58.02, subd. 30.

The name(s) of the transaction agent, residential mortgage servicer, and the lender or broker, as defined in Minn. Stat. 58.02, is/are […].

The transaction agent’s mortgage identification number, if stated on the Mortgage, is N/A

   is not a transaction agent, as defined by Minn. Stat. 58.02, subd. 30.

The name(s) of the residential mortgage servicer and the lender or broker, as defined in Minn. Stat. 58.02, is/are Stearns   Bank, NA as assignee from Horizon Bank f/k/a Pine City State Bank.

11. If stated on the Mortgage, the name of the mortgage originator, as defined in Minn. Stat. 58.02, is Horizon Bank f/k/a Pine City                State Bank.

INFORMATION REGARDING Foreclosure

12. The requisites of Minn. Stat. 580.02 have been satisfied. That prior to the commencement of this mortgage foreclosure proceeding Mortgagee complied with all of the notice requirements as required by statute; that no action or proceeding has been instituted at law or otherwise to recover the debt secured by the mortgage, or any part thereof.

13. The original principal amount secured by the Mortgage was $150,000.00.

14. At the date of this notice the amount due on the Mortgage, including taxes, if any, paid by the holder of the Mortgage, is:                      $115,698.23.

15. Pursuant to the power of sale in the Mortgage, the Mortgage will be foreclosed, and the mortgaged premises will be sold by the Sheriff of Pine County, Minnesota, at public auction on January 24, 2019, 10:00 a.m., at Pine County Sheriff’s Department, 635 Northridge Drive NW, Suite 100, Pine City, MN 55063, to pay the debt then secured by said Mortgage, and taxes, if any, on said premises, and the costs and disbursements, including attorney’s fees, allowed by law.

16. The time allowed by law for redemption by Mortgagor or Mortgagor’s personal representatives or assigns is six (6) months after the date of sale.

17. Minn. Stat. 580.04(b) provides, “If the real estate is an owner-occupied, single-family dwelling, the notice must also specify the date on or before which the mortgagor must vacate the property if the mortgage is not reinstated under section 580.30 or the property redeemed under section 580.23.” If this statute applies, the time to vacate the property is 11:59 p.m. on July 24, 2019, unless that date falls on a weekend or legal holiday, in which case it is the next weekday, and unless the redemption period is reduced to 5 weeks under Minn. Stat. §580.07 or §582.032.

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.

Name and address of Attorney for Mortgagee or Mortgage Assignee:

John M. Cabak

CABAK LAW, LLC

243 Main Street S

Pine City, MN 55063

(320) 629-2529

john@cabaklaw.com

Attny Reg. No. 0388929

Name of Mortgagee or Mortgage Assignee:

Stearns Bank NA

THIS IS A COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR

Published in the Pine City Pioneer on December 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2018, January 3 and 10, 2019


STATE OF MINNESOTA

COUNTY OF PINE

DISTRICT COURT

TENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT

Case Type: Other Civil

Court File No. 58-CV-18-620

Finlayson Properties, LLC,              Plaintiff,

vs.

Gary Preston II, Betsy Preston,

Members Cooperative Credit Union,

Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc.,

Jan Smith, also the unknown heirs of Carroll Smith,

deceased, and all other persons unknown claiming any right, title, estate, interest, or lien in the real estate described in the complaint herein,

    Defendants.

SUMMONS

THIS SUMMONS IS DIRECTED TO: GARY PRESTON II, BETSY PRESTON, MEMBERS COOPERATIVE CREDIT UNION, MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., JAN SMITH, ALSO THE UNKNOWN HEIRS OF CARROLL SMITH, DECEASED, AND ALL OTHER PERSONS UNKNOWN CLAIMING ANY RIGHT, TITLE, ESTATE, INTEREST, OR LIEN IN THE REAL ESTATE DESCRIBED IN THE COMPLAINT HEREIN.

1. YOU ARE BEING SUED. The Plaintiff has started a lawsuit against you. The Plaintiff’s Complaint against you is attached to this Summons. Do not throw these papers away. They are official papers that affect your rights. You must respond to this lawsuit even though it may not yet be filed with the Court and there may be no court file number on this Summons.

2. YOU MUST REPLY WITHIN 20 DAYS TO PROTECT YOUR RIGHTS. You must give or mail to the person who signed this summons a written response called an Answer within 20 days of the date on which you received this Summons. You must send a copy of your Answer to the person who signed this Summons located at:

Ledin Hofstad Troth & Fleming, Ltd.

Chelsie Troth

539 Main Street South

Pine City, MN 55063

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 believe the Plaintiff should not be given everything asked for in the Complaint, you must say so in your Answer.

4. YOU WILL LOSE YOUR CASE IF YOU DO NOT SEND A WRITTEN RESPONSE TO THE COMPLAINT TO THE PERSON WHO SIGNED THIS SUMMONS. If you do not answer within 20 days, you will lose this case. You will not get to tell your side of the story, and the Court may decide against you and award the Plaintiff everything asked for in the Complaint. If you do not want to contest the claims stated in the Complaint, you do not need to respond. A default judgment can then be entered against you for the relief requested in the Complaint.

5. LEGAL ASSISTANCE. You may wish to get legal help from a lawyer. If you do not have a lawyer, the Court Administrator may have information about places where you can get legal assistance. Even if you cannot get legal help, you must still provide a written Answer to protect your rights or you may lose the case.

6. ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION. The parties may agree to or be ordered to participate in an alternative dispute resolution process under Rule 114 of the Minnesota General Rules of Practice. You must still send your written response to the Complaint even if you expect to use alternative means of resolving this dispute.

7. THIS LAWSUIT MAY AFFECT OR BRING INTO QUESTION TITLE TO REAL PROPERTY located in Pine County, State of Minnesota, legally described as follows:

Tract #1 – PID: 38.0034.000

That part of the unplatted part of Government Lot Four (4) lying West of the Right of Way of the Northern Pacific Railway Company and North of and adjoining Tuttle & Dixon’s Addition to the Village of Finlayson, and known as Auditor’s Lot Eleven (11) of Section Eighteen (18), Township Forty-three (43), Range Twenty (20), described as follows:  Commencing at the Northwest corner of Lot Six (6), Block Two (2), Tuttle & Dixon’s Addition to the Village of Finlayson, thence running due North a distance of 200 feet, said point being the point of beginning; thence North along the West line of said Lot 11 to the North line of said Lot 11; thence East along the North line of said Lot 11, a distance of 300 feet; thence South to the point which is directly East of the point of beginning; thence Westerly to the point of beginning.

Less the Following Parcel:

That part of Lot 11 of Auditor’s Subdivision of Section 18, Township 43, Range 20, which lies easterly of the following described line: Commencing at the Northwest corner of Lot 6, Block 2 of the recoded plat of Tuttle and Dixon’s Addition to Finlayson; thence easterly, along the north line of said Block 2, a distance of 300 feet to the point of beginning of the line to be described; thence northerly, parallel with the west line of said Block 2, to the North line of said Lot 11 and said lines there terminating.

Tract #2 – PID: 38.0012.000

Part of the NW ¼ of SE ¼ viz: Begin on South one-eighth (1/8) line of Section Eighteen (18), Township Forty-three (43), Range Twenty (20), five hundred sixty-four (564) feet East of South one-eighth (1/8) corner on North and South center line of Section Eighteen (18), thence due North four hundred twenty-three and nine tenths (423.9) feet, East five hundred ninety-four and five tenths (594.5) feet, South twenty (20) degrees, fifty (50) minutes West four hundred fifty-three and five tenths (453.5) feet to the South one eighth (1/8) line of Section Eighteen (18) and West four hundred thirty-three and two tenths (433.2) feet to the point of beginning, Section Eighteen (18), Township Forty-three (43), Range Twenty (20).

The object of this action is to obtain an Order for the following relief:

a. Revising the vague, ambiguous and defective legal descriptions of the Properties as to Tract 1 and Tract 2 to the Corrected Legal Descriptions legally described as follows:

Tract #1 – PID: 38.0034.000

That part of Lot 11 of “AUDITOR’S SUBDIVISION SECTION 18, TOWNSHIP 43, RANGE 20” on file and of record in the office of the Pine County Recorder, Pine County, Minnesota, described as follows:

Commencing at the northwest corner of Lot 6, Block 2 of the recorded plat of “TUTTLE AND DIXON’S ADDITION” on file and of record in the office of the Pine County Recorder, Pine County, Minnesota; thence easterly, along the north line of said Block 2, a distance of 300.00 feet; thence northerly, parallel with the west line of said Lot 6, a distance of 200.00 feet to the actual point of beginning of the tract of land herein described; thence westerly, parallel with said north line of Block 2, a distance of 300.00 feet to the intersection with the northerly extension of said west line of Lot 6; thence northerly, along last described northerly extension, a distance of 134.08 feet to the north line of said Lot 11; thence easterly, along last described north line, a distance of 300.00 feet to the intersection with a line that passes through said point of beginning and is parallel with said west line of Lot 6; thence southerly, along last described parallel line, a distance of 134.73 feet to said point of beginning.

Tract #2 – PID: 38.0012.000

That part of the Northwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter, Section 18, Township 43, Range 20, Pine County, Minnesota, described as follows:

Commencing at the southwest corner of said Northwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter, thence easterly, along the south line of said Northwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter, a distance of 564.00 feet to the actual point of beginning of the tract of land herein described; thence northerly, at right angles, a distance of 423.90 feet; thence easterly, at right angles, a distance of 627 feet, more or less, to the westerly line of the former Burlington Northern Railroad (now Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Trail); thence southwesterly, along last described westerly line, a distance of 455 feet, more or less, to said south line of the Northwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter; thence westerly, along last described south line, a distance of 463 feet, more or less, to said point of beginning.

b. Determining that Plaintiff is the Owner of the Subject Properties in fee simple title, and that none of the Defendants have any right, title or interest in the real estate described in the Complaint.

557.03 NOTICE OF NO PERSONAL CLAIM

Pursuant to Minn. Stat. 557.03 you are hereby served with notice that no personal claim is made against you and that any defendant upon whom this notice is served who unreasonably defends this action shall pay full costs to the plaintiff.

Dated: December 10, 2018

Ledin, Hofstad, Troth & Fleming, Ltd.

Chelsie Troth

Attorney for Plaintiff

539 Main Street South

Pine City, MN 55063

Attorney Reg. # 0395709

(320) 629-7537

chelsiet@ledinandhofstad.com    

Published in the Pine City Pioneer on December 13, 20 and 27, 2018


STATE OF MINNESOTA

PINE COUNTY

DISTRICT COURT

JUDICIAL DISTRICT: TENTH

Court File No.: 58-JV-18-150

Case Type: Juvenile

Summons and Notice

Termination of Parental Rights Matter

In the Matter of the Welfare of the Child(ren) of:

    Mia Nicole St. John,

        Parent

    Luke Clare Anderson

NOTICE TO: Mia Nicole St. John, above-named parent(s) or legal custodian(s).

1. A Termination of Parental Rights Petition has been filed in the Office of the Clerk of Juvenile Court located at Pine County Courthouse 635 Northridge Dr. N.W., Pine City, Minnesota alleging that parental rights of the above-named parent(s) or legal custodian(s) to the child(ren) named in the petition should be permanently severed.

2. Notice is hereby given that the matter of said Termination of Parental Rights Petition will be called for hearing before the Juvenile Court located at Pine County Courthouse 635 Northridge Dr. N.W., Pine City, Minnesota, on January 3, 2019 at 9:00 A.M. or as soon after as the Matter can be heard.

3. YOU ARE ORDERED to appear before the Juvenile Court at the scheduled time and date.

4. You have a right to be represented by counsel.

5. If you fail to appear at the hearing, the Court may still conduct the hearing and grant appropriate relief, including permanently severing the parental rights of the above-named parent(s) or legal custodian(s) and taking permanent custody of the child/ren named in the Petition.

WITNESS, the Honorable Heather M Wynn

Judge of District Court

Lu Ann Blegen,

Court Administrator

BY: Roxanne Smith

Court Operations Associate

Published in the Pine City Pioneer on December 6, 13 and 20, 2018


STATE OF MINNESOTA

COUNTY OF PINE

CONCILIATION COURT

TENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT

Court File No.: 58-CO-18-206

Case Type: Conciliation

C&J Relocation Services LLC,                         Plaintiff,

vs.

Brad Freiberg

31598 Swanson Road

Askov, MN 55704,

    Defendant.

STATEMENT OF CLAIM AND SUMMONS

PLAINTIFF’S STATEMENT OF CLAIM

1. The Defendant(s) owe(s) me $12,070.00, plus filing fees and costs of $78.00 for a total of $12,148.00 because on or about July of 2018 the following event occurred: The Plaintiff provided relocation services including but not limited to the packing and transportation of Defendant’s possessions at a business located in Edina and delivered said possessions to Askov, MN.

2. The Defendant(s) has/have the following property that belongs to me (list property), N/A, valued at $ N/A, plus filing fees and cost of $ N/A, for a total of $ N/A. I want the court to order this property returned to me or make the Defendant(s) pay me money for the value of the property.

3. I believe the person(s) I am suing is/are at least 18 years old and not in the military service. Defendant #1 date of birth, (Approximately 58 years of age.)

4. I understand that if I do not come to court on my hearing date, my case may be dismissed and I may have to pay money to the Defendant(s) on any counterclaim that has been filed.

I declare under penalty of perjury that everything I have stated in this document is true and correct. Minn. Stat. § 358.116.

Date: 10-8-18

/s/ David J. Sjoberg

Anoka County, Minnesota

Name of county and state where signed

David J. Sjoberg

Attorney for Plaintiff

18015 Ulysses Street NE, Suite 200

Ham Lake, MN 55304

(763) 413-1223

Plaintiff #1 date of birth: Approximately 58 years of age

davids@sjoberglawoffice.com

SUMMONS: IMPORTANT NOTICE TO THE PARTIES

You are hereby summoned to appear at the hearing of the above entitled case. See the attached Notice of Hearing for time and location. If not attached, call Conciliation Court.

Failure of defendant to appear at the hearing may result in a default judgment being entered for the plaintiff. Failure of the plaintiff to appear may result in dismissal of the action or a default judgment being entered in favor of the defendant on any counterclaim that has been filed.

The Defendant may bring a counterclaim against the Plaintiff. See “Information About Conciliation Court” (court form CCT101) on the court forms webpage at www.mncourts.gov/forms.

NOTICE OF SETTLEMENT

The above-entitled case having been settled, the same may be and hereby is dismissed with my consent. N/A

Conciliation-Notice of Hearing and Summons to Appear

C&J Relocation Services LLC vs Brad Freiberg

You are notified of the following hearing date(s):

Setting

January 28, 2019

Conciliation Hearing

1:30 PM

at the following location:

District Court Judge

Patrick W. Flanagan

Pine County District Court

635 Northridge Dr NW Suite 320

Pine City, Minnesota 55063

320-591-1500

You are expected to appear fully prepared.

Dated: November 26, 2018

Lu Ann Blegen

Pine County Court Administrator

Published in the Pine City Pioneer on December 13, 20 and 27, 2018

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