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NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-22-329 Estate of THOMAS H. DeNIO, JR, a/k/a thomas harold denio, jr Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on October 11, 2022 at 2:00 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at the St. Louis County Courthouse, 100 North 5th Ave. West, Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of the last will of the Decedent, dated Nov. 26th, 1976, and for the appointment of: LEORA M. THOMPSON whose address is 5917 Polk Street, Duluth, MN 55807 as personal representative of the Estate of the Decedent in an UNSUPERVISED administration. Any objections to the petition must be filed with the Court prior to or raised at the hearing. If proper and if no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with full power to administer the Estate including the power to collect all assets, to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses, to sell real and personal property, and to do all necessary acts for the Estate. If you have an objection to this case, or wish to appear remotely, please contact the Court Administration at (218) 221-7560 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is also given that (subject to Minn. Stat 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against the Estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: Sept. 6, 2022 Jill A. Eichenwald District Court Judge Probate Division Amy Turnquist Court Administrator By: Debra Thorstensen Deputy Court Administrator Attorney for Petitioner Michael J. Talarico Talarico Law Office, Ltd. 313 N. Central Avenue Duluth, MN 55807 Attorney License No.: 108170 Telephone: 218-628-1055 Fax: 218-628-2754 P.J. – September 15 and 22, 2022

 

 

NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP, APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-22-338 Estate of RONALD LEE TUOMI, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on October 18, 2022, at 2:00 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Ray J. Tuomi, whose address is 824 6th St., Proctor, MN 55810, as Personal Representative of the Estate of the Decedent in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the Petition must be filed with the Court prior to or raised at the hearing. If proper and if no objections are filed or raised, the Personal Representative will be appointed with full power to administer the Estate, including the power to collect all assets, to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses, to sell real and personal property, and to do all necessary acts for the Estate. Notice is also given that (subject to Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against the Estate are required to present the claims to the Personal Representative or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: Sept. 12, 2022 BY THE COURT Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Karen J. Olson Olson Law, PLLC 2002 W. Superior St/PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 Attorney License No: 0300354 (218) 727-8557 kolson@kjolaw.net P.J. – September 22 and 29, 2022

 

NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR DESCENT OF PROPERTY
        STATE OF MINNESOTA
  COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS
sixth judicial district                                                                     DISTRICT COURT
PROBATE DIVISION
Court File No.: 69DU-PR-22-333
Estate of George Michael Shevich,
a/k/a George M. Shevich,
a/k/a George Shevich,
      Decedent
   A Petition for Determination of Descent has been filed with this Court. The Petition represents that the Decedent died more than three years ago, leaving property in Minnesota and requests the probate of Decedent’s last Will, if any, and the descent of such property be determined and assigned by this Court to the persons entitled to the property.
   Any objections to the Petition must be filed with the Court prior to or raised at the hearing. If proper, and no objections are filed or raised, the Petition may be granted.
   IT IS ORDERED and Notice is further given, that the Petition will be heard on October 18, 2022, at 2:00 p.m.  by this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota 55802.
  1. Notice shall be given to all interested persons (Minn. Stat. 524.1-401) and persons who have filed a demand for notice pursuant to Minn. Stat. 524.3-204.
  2. Notice shall be given by publishing this Notice and Order as provided by law and by mailing a copy of this Notice and Order at least 14 days prior to the hearing date.
Dated: September 7, 2022
BY THE COURT
Dale Harris
Judge of District Court
Amy Turnquist
Court Administrator
Debra Thorstensen
Deputy
Joseph C. Heck (#0402109)
Rudy, Gassert, Yetka,
Pritchett & Helwig
A Fryberger Law
Firm Practice Group
813 Cloquet Avenue
Cloquet, MN 55720
(218) 725-6860
P.J. –  September 15 and 22, 2022

 

NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP, APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No: 69DU-PR-22-343 Estate of Gary Ray Gill, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Oct. 25, 2022, at 2:15 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North Fifth Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Tammy Bennett, whose address is 7480 Gauthier Road, Saginaw, Minnesota 55779 and Michael Gill, whose address is 4203 West Tischer Road, Duluth, Minnesota 55803 as Personal Representatives of the Estate of the Decedent in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be filed with the Court prior to or raised at the hearing. If proper and if no objections are filed or raised, the Personal Representatives will be appointed with full power to administer the Estate, including the power to collect all assets, to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses, to sell real and personal property, and to do all necessary acts for the Estate. Notice is also given that (subject to Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against the Estate are required to present the claims to the Personal Representatives or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: Sept. 14, 2022 BY THE COURT Sally Tarnowski Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Benjamin Kaasa Benjamin Kaasa Law Office, PLLC 11 East Superior Street, Suite 553 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No.: 390525 Telephone: (218) 464-3397 FAX: (218) 625-2201 Email: bck@duluthfamilylawyer.com P.J. – September 22 and 29, 2022

 

Minutes Independent School District No. 704 Proctor, Minnesota

Regular School Board Meeting Monday, August 22, 2022 REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING I. Call to Order The meeting was called to order by Jennifer McDonald, School Board Chair at 7:02 p.m. II. Pledge of Allegiance III. Roll Call MEMBERS PRESENT: Jennifer McDonald, Kimberly Parmeter, Lynn Peterson, Amy Pocrnich, Jim Podgornik, and Larry Shelton MEMBERS ABSENT: Joe Ward Also in Attendance: Kerry Juntunen, Superintendent and Business Manager Stephen Anderson IV. Approval of Agenda MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Larry Shelton to approve the Agenda as submitted. Motion approved by unanimous vote. V. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of August 8, 2022. MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Jim Podgornik to approve the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of August 8, 2022, as submitted. Motion approved by unanimous vote. VI. Finance MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Kimberly Parmeter, to approve the payment of bills dated August 8, 2022, in the amount of $805,206.66 covering checks 113747 through 113902; and approve the electronic transfers and payrolls for July 2022 as submitted. Motion approved by unanimous vote. VII. Commendations/Congra-tulations A. Commended Anthony Wood, all of the coaches, and activity advisors to make the All Sport and Activity Fair a success which was held on Monday, August 8th at the St. Luke’s Sports & Event Center. B. Commended Randy Schmidt (District Facilities Engineer) and his staff for the job of getting our facilities ready for the start of school. C. Commended our Kids’ Zone leadership, Ines Chandler, and her site managers, Krista Paulick, Kyanna Paulick, Cassidy Wolcenski, and Erin Bates, along with all the Kids’ Zone staff for a successful summer of child care. Kids’ Zone served approximately 200 students this summer between both sites. D. Commended Drew Jensen, Community Education Youth Enrichment Coordinator, for providing a variety of engaging enrichment opportunities for continued learning. E. Commended Drew Jensen, Community Education Youth Enrichment Coordinator, Lisa Lillie, Jenna Kelly, Shelly Larson, and Kara Graves, elementary teachers, for coordinating and teaching Hungry for Kindergarten and Jumpstart to First Grade at Bay View Elementary and Pike Lake Elementary. These programs are grant funded through Community Education to enhance social and emotional skill building. VIII. Public Comment A. Tom Covington spoke about transparency in the agenda. IX. Consent Agenda MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Larry Shelton, to approve the consent agenda as submitted. A. Personnel Items 1. Eliminated the 37.5 hours per week educational assistant position at the secondary site. 2. Approved the increase of hours for Amanda Rabbers, educational assistant at the secondary site, from 32.5 hours per week to 33.75 hours per week due to increased special education needs beginning in the 2022-2023 school year. 3. Accepted the resignation letter from Jeffrey Rabold, union bus driver, effective June 15, 2022. 4. Accepted the resignation letter from Brooke Boyum, 1.0 FTE special education long-term substitute teacher at Pike Lake Elementary effective August 16, 2022. 5. Accepted the resignation letter from Catherine Rumbley, 32.5 hours per week educational assistant at the secondary site, effective August 26, 2022. 6. Accepted the resignation letter from Joshua Benoit, 23.75 hours per week educational assistant at Pike Lake Elementary, effective August 16, 2022. 7. Revised the leave of absence request for Carly Cosgriff, special education teacher at Pike Lake Elementary, to September 6, 2022, through November 23, 2022. 8. Approved the nonrenewal of Todd Bakke, 14 hours per week midday custodian at Bay View Elementary, effective August 30, 2022. 9. Approved the nonrenewal of Lori Tafs, 20 hours per week cook assistant at the secondary site, effective August 30, 2022. 10. Approved the nonrenewal of Sarah MacDonald, 20 hours per week cook assistant at the secondary site, effective August 30, 2022. 11. Reassigned Joshua Mosher from a 40 hours per week union evening custodian (C-III) at Bay View Elementary to a part-time 14 hours per week custodian at the Proctor Early Childhood Center and the Indoor Turf Facility effective August 18, 2022. 12. Approved the recommendation to hire Ashley Fletcher into the 32.5 hours per week educational assistant position at the secondary site effective August 31, 2022. 13. Approved the recommendation to hire Erin Thoennes into the 1.0 FTE grade 1 teacher position at Pike Lake Elementary beginning in the 2022-2023 school year. 14. Approved the recommendation to hire Talerie Johnson into the 1.0 FTE grade 2 teacher position at Bay View Elementary beginning in the 2022-2023 school year. 15. Approved the recommendation to hire Mikayla Hiltner into the 1.0 FTE special education teacher position at Bay View Elementary beginning in the 2022-2023 school year. 16. Approved the recommendation to hire Monica Lambert-Lind into the 1.0 FTE grade 1 teacher position at Bay View Elementary beginning in the 2022-2023 school year. 17. Approved the recommendation to hire Paula Yff into the 1.0 FTE middle school art teacher position beginning in the 2022-2023 school year. 18. Approved the recommendation to hire Jacob Franz into the 1.0 FTE English Language Arts teacher position at Jedlicka Middle School beginning in the 2022-2023 school year. 19. Approved the recommendation to hire Andrew Morin as the lead varsity boys’ assistant soccer coach beginning in the 2022-2023 soccer season. 20. Approve the recommendation to hire Nathanael Regas as the boys’ soccer goalie coach beginning in the 2022-2023 soccer season. 21. Approved the recommendation to hire Kayden Rengo as the lead JV assistant boys soccer coach beginning in the 2022-2023 soccer season. 22. Approve the recommendation to hire Christa Norrgard as the assistant volleyball coach beginning in the 2022-2023 volleyball season. 23. Approved the lane change request for Tyler Blom effective for the 2022-2023 school year. 24. Approved the lane change request for Luke Ratike effective for the 2022-2023 school year. 25. Approved the lane change request for Dehlia Seim effective for the 2022-2023 school year. 26. Approved Semester 1 sixth assignments for the 2022-2023 school year. 27. Accepted the resignation letter from Jane Michaletz, 1.0 FTE grade 2 teacher at Bay View Elementary, effective immediately. 28. Approved the recommendation to hire Sarah Klyve as the Assistant Director of Early Learning effective August 30, 2022. This position was created at the August 8th board meeting. 29. Approved the recommendation to hire Sharnea Marohn into the 1.0 FTE grade 1 long-term substitute teacher position at Pike Lake Elementary beginning August 30, 2022, through November 30, 2022. X. Items for Individual Action A. Approved and adopted the following District policies – Policy 417 and Policy 418. MOTION: Moved by Lynn Peterson and seconded by Amy Pocrnich, to approve adopt policies 417 and 418 as submitted. Motion approved by unanimous vote. B. Approved the first reading of suggested District policy changes. MOTION: Moved by Larry Shelton and seconded by Jim Podgornik, to approve the first reading of suggested District policy changes as submitted. Motion approved by unanimous vote. C. Approved and adopted the second reading of suggested District policy changes. MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Kimberly Parmeter, to approve and adopt the second reading of suggested District policy changes as submitted. Motion approved by unanimous vote. D. Increased adult school meal prices for the 2022-2023 school year as follows: lunch $4.95 and breakfast $2.25. MOTION: Moved by Larry Shelton and seconded by Jim Podgornik, to increase school meal prices for the 2022-2023 school year as follows: lunch $4.95 and breakfast $2.25 as submitted. Motion approved by unanimous vote.. XI. Items for Discussion/Infor-mation A. Superintendent Update B. MSBA post-hiring workshop will be held October 17th at 5:30 p.m. Barb Dorn will facilitate the session. This workshop was included in the district’s superintendent search plan. C. Public Relations Update 1. Items relating to the District from the Proctor Journal: a) August 4, 2022 Edition: “EveryBODY playground pieces ready to be assembled,” “Proctor’s 11U team State Baseball Champions,” “Rail Alum invited to usher in new grid era,” “Filings for school board, city council underway,” “279 incidents reported by Proctor SRO for year.” b) August 11, 2022 Edition: “Anticipation builds for start of school,” “Parmeter reflects being at mall shooting.” XII. Reports A. School Board Committee Reports 1. Policy Committee Report – It was noted that the policy committee meetings are always posted and are open meetings. XIII. Communications A. School Board Comments and Observations 1. School Board Celebrations a) Amy Pocrnich thanked Kerry Juntunen and Lynn Peterson for donations of school supplies. b) Lynn Peterson shared information regarding the boys soccer players who participated in the pancake breakfast. The boys represented the district well and were involved in serving, selling tickets, and clean-up. She further mentioned the pre-kindergarten session and how amazing it was to witness the kindergarten teachers introducing new students to learning in our schools. 2. The school district was well-represented in the Hoghead parade. It was a great event, and the sun shone during the parade. B. Township and City Communications – None XIV. Adjourn MOTION: A motion was made by Kimberly Parmeter, seconded by Amy Pocrnich, and unanimously approved to adjourn the meeting at 7:49 p.m. Respectfully submitted: Lynn Peterson, Clerk Jennifer McDonald, Chair P. J. – September 22, 2022

 

NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-22-340 Estate of Michael William Ames, a/k/a Michael W. Ames and Michael Ames, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Oct. 18, 2022, at 2:00 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent dated, January 4, 1992, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Patricia Herrick, whose address is 602 3rd Avenue, Proctor, MN 55810 as Personal Representative of the Estate of the Decedent in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be filed with the Court prior to or raised at the hearing. If proper and if no objections are filed or raised, the Personal Representative will be appointed with full power to administer the Estate including the power to collect all assets, to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses, to sell real and personal property, and to do all necessary acts for the Estate. Notice is also given that (subject to Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against the Estate are required to present the claims to the Personal Representative or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: September 13, 2022 BY THE COURT /s/ Shawn Pearson Shawn Pearson Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Michael E. Orman BEAUMIER TROGDON ORMAN HURD & VIEGAS, PLLP 227 West First Street, Suite 610 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No: 127498 Telephone: (218) 722-1000 FAX: (218) 722-2147 Email: morman@btolawyers.com P. J. – September 22 and 29, 2022

 

NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION EXEMPT ESTATE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-22-337 Estate of DONALD M. WATKINS, Decedent Notice is given that a Petition has been filed requesting that the Estate assets be summarily assigned. Any objections to the Petition must be filed with the Court prior to or raised at the hearing. If proper, and if no objections or claims are filed or raised, the Court may issue a decree distributing or assigning the Estate’s assets. It is Ordered and Notice is now given that the Petition will be heard on October 18, 2022, at 2:00 p.m., by this Court at Duluth, Minnesota. Dated: Sept. 12, 2022 BY THE COURT Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Karen J. Olson Olson Law, PLLC 2002 W Superior St/PO Box 16873 Duluth MN 55816-0873 Attorney License No.: 300354 (218) 727-8557 (218) 727-8558 kolson@kjolaw.net P.J. – September 22 and 29, 2022

 

NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-22-330 Estate of Duane L. Johnson, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on October 11, 2022 at 2:00 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. West, Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent, dated March 22, 2019 (“Will”), and for the appointment of Vicki A. Scheer, whose address is 65885 Trout Dale Road, Iron River, WI 54847 and Penny M. Scheer, whose address is 11 Mesaba Place, Duluth, MN 55806 as Personal Representatives of the Estate of the Decedent in an UNSUPERVISED administration. Any objections to the petition must be filed with the Court prior to or raised at the hearing. If proper and if no objections are filed or raised, the Personal Representatives will be appointed with full power to administer the Estate including the power to collect all assets, to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses, to sell real and personal property, and to do all necessary acts for the Estate. Notice is also given that (subject to Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against the Estate are required to present the claims to the Personal Representative or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: Sept. 7, 2022 (COURT SEAL) BY THE COURT Dale Harris Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Jacob. J. Baker Hanft Fride, P. A. 1000 U.S. Bank Place 130 West Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No: 302004 Telephone: (218) 722-4766 FAX: (218) 529-2401 Email: jjb@hanftlaw.com P. J. – September 15 and 22, 2022

 

ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT No. 69DU-CV-22-1553 In the Matter of the Petition of Jack Shapiro, Trustee of the Jack Shapiro Lifetime Trust dated April 21, 2005, in Relation to Certificate of Title No. 266825 issued for land in the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota and legally described as follows: Lot 16 Block 17 LOEB’S ADDITION TO LAKESIDE TO: THE UNKNOWN HEIRS OF JANET M. GEORGE A/K/A JANET MAY GEORGE; FEDERAL HOUSING COMMISSIONER; and OCCUPANTS, if any. A Petition and Report of Examiner of Titles are filed in the above-entitled case, brought under Minnesota Statutes Chapter 508. You were identified in the Petition or the Report of Examiner of Titles as a party who may have an interest in the above-described land affected by the Order below. If you object to entry of the Order, you must show cause, if there is any, why this Court should not enter the Order. To object to entry of the Order, you must file an Answer, and pay the filing fee or obtain an order waiving the filing fee, by December 7, 2022 (“the deadline.”) No response or action is required if you have no objection to the Order. If you do not file an Answer, the Order may issue with no further notice to you. ORDER: That the Registrar of Titles for said County upon the filing of a certified copy of this Order, cancel Certificate of Title No. 266825.0 and enter in lieu thereof a new Certificate of Title for land therein described in favor of Ismael Guerrero, subject to the existing recitals and subject to memorial Document No. 1059921. If you choose to object, your Answer must be e-filed by your attorney. If you do not have an attorney, the Answer may be filed by mailing it to: Court Administration, 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Room 320, Duluth, MN 55802, with a check payable to District Court Administrator for $300.00 for the filing fee, or with an order waiving the fee; or the Answer and check or order waiving the fee may be deposited in the District Court drop box at the same location or filed in-person at the same location if the office is open to walk-in public. If you have questions about these procedures, you may contact the Examiner of Titles office by phone at 218-726-2572 or by email at binderm@stlouiscountymn.gov. Please note, however, that the Examiner of Titles does not represent you and cannot provide you with legal advice. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED, that a copy of this Order to Show Cause be served: (a) at least 20 days before the deadline upon the above-named parties residing in this State in the manner provided by law for the service of Summons in a civil action; (b) at least 20 days before the deadline upon each of the above-named nonresidents and foreign corporations, partnerships, or associations that cannot be found for service in the state, by personal service out-of-state, or in the alternative, by two weeks published notice of the Order to Show Cause and by sending a copy of this Order at least 24 days before the deadline by first class mail to the non-resident’s or foreign entity’s out-of-state post office address; (c) upon each of the above-named parties who cannot be found by two weeks published notice of the Order to Show Cause and by sending a copy of this Order at least 24 days before the deadline by first class mail to the last known address of the party and by sending another copy of this Order at least 24 days before the deadline by first class mail to the address of such party as stated on the Certificate of Title if an address is so stated; (d) upon a dissolved, withdrawn, or revoked business entity governed by Minn. Stat. Chapters 302A, 303, 317A, 321, 322C, or 323A in the manner provided by Minn. Stat. § 5.25 [Note: deadline date on the Order to Show Cause must be at least 30 days after date of mailing by the Secretary of State]; (e) per Title 28 USC § 2410, and Fed. R. Civ. Pro. Rule 4, the United States Government must be notified at least 60 days prior to the deadline date in the manner provided by federal law for the service of the Summons in a civil action. Approved: Thomas W. Reed Examiner of Titles /s/ Thomas W. Reed Dated: September 15, 2022 Dale Harris JUDGE OF THE DISTRICT COURT Attorney for Petitioner: Karen J. Olson Olson Law, PLLC 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 (218)727-8557 kolson@kjolaw.net P. J. – September 22 and 29, 2022

 

NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-22-344 Estate of Janet Mae Anderson, aka Janet M. Anderson, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Oct. 25, 2022, at 2:15 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent (“Will”), and for the appointment of Gerald R. Anderson, Jr., whose address is 6710 Northwood Rd., Duluth, MN 55803 as Personal Representative of the Estate of the Decedent in an UNSUPERVISED administration. Any objections to the petition must be filed with the Court prior to or raised at the hearing. If proper and if no objections are filed or raised, the Personal Representative will be appointed with full power to administer the Estate including the power to collect all assets, to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses, to sell real and personal property, and to do all necessary acts for the Estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-221-7560 option 8 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is also given that (subject to Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against the Estate are required to present the claims to the Personal Representative or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: Sept. 14, 2022 BY THE COURT Sally Tarnowski Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Yvonne Michaud Novak YMNLAW, PSC 202 W. Superior St., STE 303 Duluth, MN, 55802 Attorney License No: 0333578 Telephone: (218) 720-2888 FAX: (218) 260-2712 Email: yvonne@ymnlaw.com P. J. – September 22 and 29, 2022

 

NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-22-342 ESTATE OF: DAVID ALAN KOOP, DECEDENT It is Ordered and Notice is given that on October 25, 2022 at 2:15 p.m. a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of Decedent, dated January 28, 2021 (“Will”), and the appointment of Michael T. Koop, whose address is 1003 1st St. S, Virginia, MN 55792, as personal representative of the Estate of the Decedent in an UNSUPERVISED administration. Any objections to the Petition must be filed with the Court prior to or raised at the hearing. If proper and if no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with full power to administer the Estate, including the power to collect all assets, pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses, to sell real and personal property, and do all necessary acts for the Estate. Notice is also given that (subject to Minn. Stat. 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against the Estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: September 13, 2022 /s/ Shawn Pearson Shawn Pearson Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative Johnson, Killen & Seiler, P.A. By: Susan L. Waldie 230 West Superior Street, Suite 800 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218-722-6331 P. J. – September 22 and 29, 2022

 

NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S FORECLOSURE SALE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Case Type: 14: Foreclosure by Action/Money Judgment Court File No. 69DU-CV-22-600 PARK STATE BANK Plaintiff, v. ESTATE OF MURRAY J. SIEMSEN, KENNETH D. BUTLER, PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE, AND MEGAN ROSZA SIEMSEN, Defendants. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that under and by virtue of Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, Order for Judgment and Judgment (the “Order”) in the above entitled action dated July 29, 2022, a copy of which has been delivered to me, I, the undersigned Sheriff/Deputy of St. Louis County, Minnesota, will sell at public auction to the highest bidder, on the 19th day of October, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. In the office of the St. Louis County Sheriff, 100 North Fifth Avenue West, Room 103, Duluth, Minnesota 55802, the real property located in St. Louis County, Minnesota described as: The Southwest Quarter of Northeast Quarter (SE 1//4 of NE ¼), Except the West Half (W ½) lying South of Highway No. 2 thereof and also except that portion of Southeast Quarter of Northeast Quarter (SE ¼ of NE ¼) lying North of Highway No. 2 thereof, of Section 1, in Township 50, North of Range 18, West of the Fourth Principal Meridian. (Property address: 8338 Highway 2, Saginaw, Minnesota 55779; PIN: 535-0010-00040) Said Sale will be made to satisfy amounts adjudged and due plaintiff and described in the Order with reference to that certain mortgage dated June 22, 2017, and recorded July 10, 2017, as Document No. 986955.0, in the office of the Registrar of Titles, St. Louis County, Minnesota, and subject to redemption by the mortgagor, or the mortgagor’s personal representatives or assigns, within six months from the date of confirmation of the sheriff’s sale. HOMESTEAD DESIGNATION NOTICE In accordance with Minnesota Statute § 550.175, you are notified by the foreclosing mortgagee that: ‘IF PART OF THE PROPERTY TO BE SOLD CONTAINS YOUR HOUSE, YOU MAY DESIGNATE AN AREA AS A HOMESTEAD TO BE SOLD AND REDEEMED SEPARATELY. YOU MAY DESIGNATE THE HOUSE YOU OCCUPY AND ANY AMOUNT OF THE PROPERTY AS A HOMESTEAD. THE DESIGNATED HOMESTEAD PROPERTY MUST CONFORM TO THE LOCAL ZONING ORDINANCES AND BE COMPACT SO THAT IT DOES NOT UNREASONABLE REDUCE THE VALUE OF THE REMAINING PROPERTY. YOU MUST PROVIDE THE CREDITOR CAUSING THIS PROPERTY TO BE SOLD. THE SHERIFF AND THE COUNTY RECORDER WITH A COPY OF THE LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE HOMESTEAD YOU HAVE DESIGNATED BY TEN (10) BUSINESS DAYS BEFORE THE DATE THE PROPERTY IS TO BE SOLD.” SEPARATE TRACT DESIGNATION NOTICE In accordance with Minnesota Statute § 582.042, you are notified by the foreclosing mortgagee that: ‘IF THE PROPERTY TO BE SOLD CONTAINS SEPARATE TRACTS, YOU MAY REQUEST THAT THE TRACTS BE SOLD AND REDEEMED SEPARATELY. EACH OF THE SEPARATE TRACTS MUST CONFORM TO LOCAL ZONING ORDINANCES, MUST HAVE AN ENTRANCE BY DIRECT ACCESS TO A PUBLIC ROAD OR BY PERMANENT EASEMENT, AND MUST NOT UNREASONABLY AFFECT THE VALUE OF THE REMAINING PROPERTY. YOU MUST PROVIDE THE PERSON FORECLOSING ON THE PROPERTY, THE SHERIFF, AND THE COUNTY RECORDER WITH A COPY OF THE LEGAL DESCRIPTIONS OF EACH OF THE TRACTS YOU HAVE DESIGNATED TO BE SOLD SEPARATELY BY TEN BUSINESS DAYS BEFORE THE DATE THE PROPERTY IS TO BE SOLD. Dated: August 16, 2022. By: Sgt. C M Nylund 5212 Sheriff/Deputy Sheriff, St. Louis County, MN C M Nylund, #5212 Attorneys for Plaintiff: Robert R. Kanuit (#0252530) Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 (218) 725-6836 P.J. – August 25 and September 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, 2022

 

NOTICE  AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION
OF INTESTACY,
DETERMINATION OF
HEIRSHIP,  APPOINTMENT
OF PERSONAL
REPRESENTATIVE AND
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
STATE OF MINNESOTA
COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS
SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT
DISTRICT COURT
PROBATE DIVISION
Court File No. 69DU-PR-22-332
Estate of Barry Martin Reinartz,
       Decedent
   It is Ordered and Notice is given that on October 11, 2022, at 2:00 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of April Reinartz,  whose address is 12 Blood Road, Newport, New Hampshire, 03773, as Personal Representative of the Estate of the Decedent in an unsupervised administration.
  Any objections to the petition must be filed with the Court prior to raised at the hearing.  If  proper and if no objections are filed or raised, the Personal Representative will be appointed with full power to administer the Estate, including the power to collect all assets,  to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses, to sell real and personal property,  and to do all necessary acts for the Estate.
  Notice is also given that (subject to Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-801)  all creditors having claims against the Estate are required to present the claims to the Personal Representative or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred.
Dated:  Sept. 7, 2022
by the court
Dale Harris
 Judge of District Court
Amy Turnquist
Court Administrator
Debra Thorstensen
Deputy
Attorney for Petitioner
Patrick Spott
Spott Law Office
2228 East Superior Street
Duluth, MN 55812
Attorney License No. 018178X
218-724-9325
patrickspottlaw.com
P.J. – September 15 and 22, 2022
NOTICE OF TERMINATION OF CONTRACT FOR DEED
YOU ARE NOTIFIED:
1.  Default has occurred in that certain Contract for Deed dated May 20, 2014, and recorded September 9, 2014, as Document No. 01245259, in the Office of the County Recorder of St. Louis County, Minnesota, in which Corey R. Stebner, Terry D. Stebner and Jill Stebner, as Seller, sold to David Wilcox, as Purchaser, the real property located in St. Louis County, Minnesota, described as follows:
Lot 4, Block 6, Norton’s Steel Plant Division of Duluth
2. The default is as follows:
Failure to make payments due May 1, 2022, June 1, 2022, July 1, 2022, and August 1, 2022, in the amount of $458.66 each.  Total amount in default is $1,834.64.
3.  The conditions contained in Minn. Stat. 559.209 have been complied with or are not applicable.
4. THIS NOTICE IS TO INFORM YOU THAT BY THIS NOTICE THE SELLER HAS BEGUN PRO-CEEDINGS UNDER MINNESOTA STATUTES, SECTION 559.21, TO TERMINATE YOUR CONTRACT FOR THE PURCHASE OF YOUR PROPERTY FOR THE REASONS SPECIFIED IN THIS NOTICE.
THE CONTRACT WILL TERMINATE 90 DAYS AFTER THE FIRST DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE
UNLESS BEFORE THEN:
(a.)  THE PERSON AUTHORIZED IN THIS NOTICE TO RECEIVE PAYMENTS RECEIVES FROM YOU:
(1.)  THE AMOUNT THIS NOTICE SAYS YOU OWE; PLUS
(2.)  THE COSTS OF SERVICE (TO BE SENT TO YOU); PLUS
(3.)  $500.00 TO APPLY TO ATTORNEYS’ FEES ACTUALLY EXPENDED OR INCURRED; PLUS
(4.) FOR CONTRACTS EXECUTED ON OR AFTER MAY 1, 1980, ANY ADDITIONAL PAYMENTS BECOMING DUE UNDER THE CONTRACT TO THE SELLER AFTER THIS NOTICE WAS SERVED ON YOU; PLUS
(5.)  FOR CONTRACTS, OTHER THAN EARNEST MONEY CONTRACTS, PURCHASE AGREEMENTS, AND EXERCISED OPTIONS, EXECUTED ON OR AFTER AUGUST 1, 1985, $36.69 (WHICH IS TWO PERCENT OF THE AMOUNT IN DEFAULT AT THE TIME OF SERVICE OTHER THAN THE FINAL BALLOON PAYMENT, ANY TAXES, ASSESSMENTS, MORTGAGES, OR PRIOR CONTRACTS THAT ARE ASSUMED BY YOU); OR
(b.)  YOU SECURE FROM A COUNTY OR DISTRICT COURT AN ORDER THAT THE TERMINATION OF THE CONTRACT BE SUSPENDED UNTIL YOUR CLAIMS OR DEFENSES ARE FINALLY DISPOSED OF BY TRIAL, HEARING OR SETTLEMENT.  YOUR ACTION MUST SPECIFICALLY STATE THOSE FACTS AND GROUNDS THAT DEMONSTRATE YOUR CLAIMS OR DEFENSES.
IF YOU DO NOT DO ONE OR THE OTHER OF THE ABOVE THINGS WITHIN THE TIME PERIOD SPECIFIED IN THIS NOTICE, YOUR CONTRACT WILL TERMINATE AT THE END OF THE PERIOD AND YOU WILL LOSE ALL THE MONEY YOU HAVE PAID ON THE CONTRACT; YOU WILL LOSE YOUR RIGHT TO POSSESSION OF THE PROPERTY; YOU MAY LOSE YOUR RIGHT TO ASSERT ANY CLAIMS OR DEFENSES THAT YOU MIGHT HAVE; AND YOU WILL BE EVICTED.  IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ABOUT THIS NOTICE, CONTACT AN ATTORNEY IMMEDIATELY.
5. The name, mailing address, street address or location and telephone number of the Seller or of an attorney authorized by the seller to accept payments pursuant to this notice is:
Name:  Robert R. Kanuit
Attorney for Seller
Mailing Address:  302 W. Superior Street, Suite 700, Duluth, MN 55802
Street Address or Location where the Seller or the Attorney will accept payment pursuant to this notice:
302 W. Superior Street, Suite 700, Duluth, MN  55802
Telephone:  218-722-0861
This person is authorized to receive the payments from you under this notice.
By /s/ Robert R. Kanuit,
Attorney for Seller
P. J. – September 22, 29 and October 6, 2022
Minnesota Secretary of State CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME Minnesota Statutes Chapter 333 1. List the exact assumed name under which the business is or will be conducted: Asian Kitchen Duluth 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 505 E. 4th St., Duluth, MN 55805 USA 3. List the name and complete street address of all persons conducting business under the above Assumed Name OR if an entity, provide the legal corporate, LLC, or Limited Partnership name Fuji Duluth LLC 1516 Anderson Road Duluth, MN 55811 USA 4. By typing my name, I, the undersigned, certify that I am signing this document as the person whose signature is required, or as agent of the person(s) whose signature would be required who has authorized me to sign this document on his/her behalf, or in both capacities. I further certify that I have completed all required fields, and that the information in this document is true and correct and in compliance with the applicable chapter of Minnesota Statutes. I understand that by signing this document, I am subject to the penalties of perjury as set forth in Section 609.48 as if I had signed this document under oath. Date: September 8, 2022 By /s/ Timothy Downs P.J. – September 15 and 22, 2022
SUMMONS
STATE OF MINNESOTA
         COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS
DISTRICT COURT
CIVIL DIVISION
 SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT
 Court File No. 69DU-CV-22-1829
Case Type: 14. Other Civil
(Quiet Title)
Shawn D. Turner,
          Plaintiff,
vs.
Unknown heirs of Asa E. Ryan, deceased;
Unknown heirs of Rose F. Ryan, a/k/a Rosa F. Ryan, deceased;
Unknown heirs of Donald Raymond Turner, deceased;
Unknown heirs of Donald Edmund Turner, deceased;
Unknown heirs of Timothy Lee Turner, deceased;
Ashley Brooke Turner;
Gretchen Lea Turner;
Unknown heirs of Catherine Ann DeWitt, deceased;
Judith Ann Patterson;
Unknown heirs of Frances Helen Ryan, deceased;
Unknown heirs of Mabel Dyer, a/k/a Mabel R. Dyer, Mabel Ryan, deceased;
Millicent Marr Kidder;
Karen J. Norton;
Unknown heirs of Asa Frederick Ryan, a/k/a Jake Ryan, deceased;
Unknown heirs of David Nelson Ryan, deceased;
Andrea Green, a/k/a Andrea Ryan;
Jamie Patterson;
Richard F. Ryan;
and all other persons unknown claiming any right, title, estate, interest or lien in the real estate described in the Complaint herein,
      Defendants.
TO THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS:
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:  HANFT FRIDE, A Professional Association, 130 W. Superior Street, 1000 US Bank Place,  Duluth, MN 55802.
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 Plaintiffs 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 (ADR) 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 St. Louis County, State of Minnesota, as follows:
Lots 2 and 3, Block 6,
EAGLES NEST
Lots 5 and 6, Block 6,
EAGLES NEST
Lots 9 through 12, Block 9, EAGLES NEST
Lots 1, 2, and 3, Block 10,
EAGLES NEST
Lot 1, Block 6, REARRANGEMENT
EAGLE NEST
Outlot 8, Block 6, REARRANGEMENT
EAGLE NEST
The object of this action is to obtain a judgment that Plaintiff is the owner, in fee simple, of the above-described real property, and that none of said Defendants have any estate or interest therein or lien thereon.
That no personal claim is made by Plaintiff against any of the Defendants.
Dated: August 25, 2022
Hanft Fride,
A Professional Association
            By: /s/  Charles H. Andresen
            Charles H. Andresen, #2604
130 W. Superior Street
1000 US Bank Place
Duluth, MN 55802
(218) 722-4766
Attorney for Plaintiff
P. J. – September 8, 15 and 22, 2022

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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