July 28, 2021 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: Associated Chiropractic Physicians 2. Principal place of business: 1320 Kenwood Ave., Duluth, MN 55811 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 and registered office address: Robert J. Torgrimson 1320 Kenwood Ave. Duluth, MN 55811 USA 4. 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: June 4, 2021 By /s/ Robert J. Torgrimson DC P.J. – July 29 and August 5, 2021 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-21-296 Estate of Bruce Alvin Mork, 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 dated February 27, 2014, 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 August 31, 2021, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court St. Louis County Courthouse, 100 N. 5th Ave. West, Duluth, MN 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 Minnesota Statutes section 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: July 21, 2021 Dale O. Harris Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Malcolm B. Davy Attorney at Law 635 US Bank Place 130 West Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802 Phone: 218.625.3418 Registration No. 166868 P.J. – July 29 and August 5, 2021 July 21 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL adjudication of intestacy, determination of heIRs, FORMAL 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-21-283 In Re: Estate of Steven J. Nelson, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on August 24, 2021, at 1:45 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at St. Louis County Courthouse, 100 N. 5th Ave. West, Duluth, Minnesota, on a Petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of Decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of Kelly Gayle Mattmiller, whose address is N5003 Greenfield Road, Spooner, WI 54801, as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expense; to sell real and personal property; and to do all necessary acts for the Decedent’s estate. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: July 14, 2021 BY THE COURT By /s/ Dale Harris Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Hanft Fride, A Professional Association Holly E. Haller, # 395484 1000 US Bank Place 130 W. Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802 [email protected] (218) 722-4766 Attorney for Petitioner P.J. – July 22 and 29, 2021 NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE DATE: July 6, 2021 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: April 12, 2018 2. Mortgagors: Adam Dale Adams, a single person 3. Mortgagees: Members Cooperative Credit Union 4. Recording Information: Recorded on May 3, 2018, as Document Number: 01332141, in the Office of the County Recorder of St. Louis County, Minnesota. 5. Assignments of Mortgage, if any: N/A INFORMATION REGARDING MORTGAGED PREMISES 6. Tax parcel identification number of the mortgaged premises: 010-4520-15600 7. Legal Description of the mortgaged premises: Lot 12, Block 110, West Duluth Sixth Division, St Louis County, Minnesota 8. The physical street address, city, and zip code of the mortgaged premises: 4824 West 6th Street, Duluth, MN 55807 OTHER FORECLOSURE DATA 9. The person holding the Mortgage is not a transaction agent, as defined by Minn. Stat. 58.02, subd. 30. INFORMATION REGARDING FORECLOSURE 11. The requisites of Minn. Stat. 580.02 have been satisfied. 12. The original principal amount secured by the Mortgage was $50,000.00. 13. At the date of this notice the amount due on the Mortgage, including taxes, if any, paid by the holder of the Mortgage, is: $49,239.43. 14. 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 St. Louis County, Minnesota, at public auction on September 1, 2021, 10:00 a.m., at Sheriff’s Main Civil Office, Room 103, 100 N. 5th Avenue W., Duluth, MN 55802 15. The time allowed by law for redemption by Mortgagor or Mortgagor’s personal represen-tatives or assigns is six months after the date of sale. 16. 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 March 2, 2021. THE TIME ALLOWED BY LAW FOR REDEMPTION BY MORT-GAGOR, THE MORTGAGOR’S PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES OR ASSIGNS, MAY BE REDUCED TO FIVE WEEKS IF A JUDICIAL ORDER IS ENTERED UNDER MINNESOTA STATUTES, SEC-TION 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 of Mortgagee or Mortgage Assignee: Members Cooperative Credit Union Name and address of Attorney for Mortgagee or Mortgage Assignee: Parrish J. Jones 823 Belknap Street, Suite 222 Superior, WI 54880 P.J. – July 15, 22, 29 and August 5, 12 and 19, 2021 ORDER and NOTICE FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP and APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE IN AN UNSUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION and NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-278 In Re: The Estate of CURTIS DAVID SANDER-BERG, a/k/a Curtis D. Sanderberg Decedent, TO ALL INTERESTED PARTIES: It is Ordered and Notice is hereby given that on the 24th day of August, 2021 at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in the above named Court House located at 100 N. 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota on the Petition of ALLISON REETZ for the Adjudication of Intestacy and Determination of Heirship of the above named decedent, and for the appointment of ALLISON REETZ of 1128 Stonebridge Path, Jordan, MN 55352, as personal representative of the estate of the above named decedent in unsupervised administration, and that 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 personal representative will be appointed to administer the Estate, including the power to collect all assets, to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses, and sell real and personal property, and do all necessary acts for the Estate. If you have an objection to this case or wish to appear remotely, please contact Court Administration at 218-221-7560 for further instructions 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 same to said personal representative or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this notice or said claims will be barred. Dated: July 9, 2021 By /s/ Eric Hylden Honorable Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Court Administrator Michael J. Talarico Talarico Law Office, Ltd. 313 N. Central Avenue Duluth, MN 55807-2501 P.J. – July 15 and 22, 2021 ORDER and NOTICE FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP and APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE IN AN UNSUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION and NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-267 In Re: The Estate of HOWARD C. McINTYRE Decedent, TO ALL INTERESTED PARTIES: It is Ordered and Notice is hereby given that on the 17th day of August, 2021 at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in the above named Court House located at 100 N. 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota on the Petition of COLEEN R. CHRISTENSEN for the Adjudication of Intestacy and Determination of Heirship of the above named decedent, and for the appointment of COLEEN R. CHRISTENSEN of 1300 W. 1st St, Duluth, MN 55806, as personal representative of the estate of the above named decedent in unsupervised administration, and that 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 personal representative will be appointed to administer the Estate, including the power to collect all assets, to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses, and sell real and personal property, and do all necessary acts for the Estate. If you have an objection to this case or wish to appear remotely, please contact Court Administration at 218-221-7560 for further instructions 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 same to said personal representative or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this notice or said claims will be barred. Dated: July 1, 2021 Honorable Leslie E. Beiers Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Michael J. Talarico Talarico Law Office, Ltd. 313 N. Central Avenue Duluth, MN 55807-2501 P.J. – July 22 and 29, 2021 Minutes Independent School District No. 704 Proctor, Minnesota Regular School Board Meeting Monday, June 28, 2021 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 STUDENT LIAISON MEMBERS: None Also in Attendance: John Engelking, Superintendent, and Business Manager Stephen Anderson IV. Approval of Agenda MOTION: Moved by Larry Shelton and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. V. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of June 14, 2021. MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Kimberly Parmeter to approve the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of June 14, 2021, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VI. Finance MOTION: Moved by Lynn Peterson and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the payment of bills dated June 28, 2021, in the amount of $123,857.82 covering checks 110048 through 110170; and approve the electronic transfers and payrolls for May 2021 as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VII. Commendations/Congratulations A. Commended Danielle Beaudin for her assistance in handling the vandalism that occurred at Bay View Elementary. B. Congratulated the Proctor Rails Clay Target team for placing first in the conference. Six members will be participating in the MSHSL state championship in Alexandria on June 25. We will update you with the results. Allana Carlson, Tristen Parrot, Kyle Ward, Max Stoneburner, Jake Jorgenson, and Owen Forstrom (alternate) are state bound! C. Congratulated Evan Bowen, Zach Schnabel, Caleb Mattison, John Werner, Gabe Castleman, and Josh Knight for qualifying for the State track meet. D. Congratulated Owen Brenna, Trevor Lindberg, Evan Bowen, Zach Schnabel, Caleb Mattison, John Werner, and Gabe Castleman for making the All Time Top 20 Performance lists for track. E. Congratulated the boys track team for obtaining Team All State Academic Gold Level (4th year in a row). This honor is based on the top 10 GPAs on the team. F. Congratulated the following track members - John Werner, Evan Bowen, and Zach Schnabel for receiving Individual All State Academic Awards. G. Congratulated Zach Schnabel, Caleb Mattison, John Werner, and Evan Bowen for earning All State Honors based on their performance in the 4x400 at the State meet. H. Congratulated Zach Schnabel for making All Conference in the long jump. I. Congratulated Courtney Werner who placed 3rd in 400 at state and broke the school record. J. Congratulated Hope Carlson, Jamie Haugen, McKenna Kleinman and Courtney Werner for their 7th place finish in the 4X400. K. Congratulated Lizzy Harnell for her state competition in the 3200. VIII. Public Participation A. XI. D. Moved to Public Participation. Reviewed start and end times, and bus times for school year 2021-2022 1. Tanya Kessler introduced herself as the new transportation director for Proctor Public Schools highlighting her experience and stating her priorities for transportation in the district. 2. Tier 2 vs Tier 1 bussing - John Engelking explained the rationale for moving to Tier 2 bussing this past year. He also spoke briefly about those vaccinated and not knowing if any mandates would be coming from the State level regarding social distancing. Tanya added information about the number of drivers currently employed by the district and that she will be studying bus routes for the coming year. 3. Tier 2 start times for elementary and secondary students. There were comments from board members about the pros and cons of switching to elementary students starting earlier than secondary students. IX. Consent Agenda MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Larry Shelton to approve the Consent Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. A. Personnel Items 1. Approved the recommendation to hire Ashley Wegner into the 1.0 FTE special education teacher position at Proctor High School beginning in the 2021-2022 school year. 2. Approved the recommendation to hire Kelsey Gagnon into the .5 FTE elementary guidance counselor position at Pike Lake Elementary beginning in the 2021-2022 school year. 3. Approved the recommendation to hire Erika Klang into the 1.0 FTE speech-language pathologist position beginning in the 2021-2022 school year. 4. Accepted the resignation letter from Joshua Gookins, Nordic ski assistant coach, effective immediately. B. Decreased 4th grade at Bay View Elementary from five sections to four sections for the 2021-2022 school year due to enrollment fluctuation. C. Increased 5th grade at Bay View Elementary from four sections to five sections for the2021-2022 school year due to enrollment fluctuation. X. Items for Individual Action A. Adopted the budget for the 2021-2022 school year. MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Kimberly Parmeter to adopt the budget for the 2021-2022 school year as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. XI. Items for Discussion/Information A. Superintendent Update B. Infection Rates, Vaccines, and Summer School Protocols. Currently there are no changes or recommendations from Public Health. Current infection rate of 5. C. Strategic Plan - discussed focus areas and goals ● By June 2021, create a plan to fund necessary facility improvements and/or additions. This topic was addressed in the Superintendent's update. ● Modernize classrooms to create learning environments which are safe, all encompassing, and engaging. a) April 2022 create modernized, safe and engaging classrooms to meet the needs of instructional programming. D. Reviewed start and end times, and bus times for school year 2021-2022 - This item was moved to public participation. 1. Tier 2 vs Tier 1 bussing 2. Tier 2 start times for elementary and secondary students E. Social Media Report Card F. Public Relations Update 1. Items relating to the District from the Proctor Journal: a) June 17, 2021 Edition: “Austin Carlson named Minnesota School Patroller of the Year,” “Girls win every event from 400-3200, 4x400 relay at 7A,” “Struggles of the Classes of 2020, 2021 will make future brighter.” 2. Item relating to the District from FOX21 News: a) June 22, 2021: “Proctor School District has expanded summer school opportunities.” 3. Item relating to the District from WDIO News: a) June 22, 2021: “Proctor School District has expanded summer school opportunities.” 4. Item relating to the District from KBJR TV: a) June 22, 2021: “Proctor School District has expanded summer school opportunities.” XII. Reports A. School Board Committee Reports XIII. Communications A. School Board Comments and Observations 1. School Board Celebrations a) Kim Parmeter commented that this was the last meeting of the fiscal year. What a year it has been. b) Jennifer McDonald mentioned that the Playground for EveryBODY should be in the ground this fall. This project has been 12 years in the making. c) Thank you to Jim Podgornik for bringing the treats. B. Student Liaison Board Member Comments 1. Jennifer spoke about meeting with them during the summer to acquaint them with board responsibilities. C. Township and City Communications 1. Canosia is partnering with the district regarding the sign for Pike Lake. XIV. Adjourn MOTION: A motion was made by Lynn Peterson, seconded by Amy Pocrnich, and unanimously approved to adjourn the meeting at 8:40 p.m. Roll Call Vote: 6-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. Respectfully submitted: Lynn Peterson, Clerk Jennifer McDonald, Chair P.J. - July 22, 2021 HIGHLAND BEAUTY FLOORS, INC. notice to creditors and claimants 1. Highland Beauty Floors, Inc. has been dissolved and is in the process of winding down its affairs under Minn. Stat. § 302A.727. 2. Highland Beauty Floors, Inc., has filed an Intent to Dissolve with the Minnesota Secretary of State. 3. The Intent to Dissolve was filed with the Minnesota Secretary of State on July 16, 2021. 4. The address to which written claims against the corporation must be presented is as follows: Highland Beauty Floors, Inc, Attention: William E. Benson, Jr., CPA, 4140 Richard Avenue, Suite 800, Hermantown, MN 55811 5. Claims must be received by the later of 90 days after the first date of publication of this Notice or, with respect to a particular known creditor or claimant, 90 days after the date on which written notice was given to that creditor or claimant. Copies of this Notice are as valid as originals. Dated: July 16, 2021 Highland Beauty Floors, Inc. William E. Benson, Jr. Certified Public Accountant P.J. – July 22 and 29, August 5 and 12, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP, APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN A SUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-274 Estate of Julie Lyn Steele, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on August. 17, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at the Courthouse in Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Craig Martinson, whose address is 4024 West Arrowhead Road, Duluth, 55811, as personal representative of the Estate of the Decedent in a supervised administration. Any objection 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, and 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. 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. Dated: July 8, 2021 Leslie E. Beiers District Court Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative David A. Stromgren #106562 STROMGREN LAW OFFICE 403 North 57th Avenue West Duluth, Minnesota 55807 (218) 624-5766 [email protected] P.J. – July 15 and 22, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-199 In Re: Estate of EDITH MILLOT ARNOLD a/k/a Edith M. Arnold, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on August. 24, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at ST. LOUIS COUNTY - DULUTH 100 North 5th Ave. West, Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent’s Will dated NOVEMBER 12, 2018, and for the appointment of ARTHUR L. ARNOLD whose address is 3761 KEENE CREEK LANE, HERMANTOWN, MN 55811, as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objection to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the Decedent’s estate. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: July 14, 2021 by the court Theresa M. Neo Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Francis X. Hughes Attorney at Law PLLC 302 West Superior Street, STE 306 Duluth, Minnesota 55802 218-966-0964 MN# 0390789 ATTORNEY FOR PETITIONER P.J. – July 22 and 29, 2021 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-21-205 Estate of James S. Van Duker a/k/a James Scott Van Duker a/k/a Jim S. Van Duker, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on August. 17, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Constance L. Van Duker, whose address is 10345 Trunk Road, Meadowlands, MN 55724 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: July 6, 2021 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Heather E. Mutchler Hanft Fride, P.A. 1000 U. S. Bank Place 130 West Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No.: 0401029 Telephone: (218) 722-4766 FAX: (218) 529-2401 Email: [email protected] P.J. – July 15 and 22, 2021 NOTICE TO CREDITORS: FOREIGN PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE ACTING IN MINNESOTA STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No: 69DU-PR-21-263 ESTATE OF: RAYMOND R. CILEK Decedent Notice is given that Raymond R. Cilek Jr., residing at 15009 Mallard Green Lane, Austin, Texas 78728, is the domiciliary foreign personal representative (“Personal Representative”) for the estate of Raymond R. Cilek, a resident of the state of Texas. On June 28, 2021, the Personal Representative filed with the Court a document stating an intention to exercise, as to assets in Minnesota, all powers of a local personal representative and to maintain actions and proceedings in Minnesota in accordance with Minn. Stat. 524.4-205. Notice is also given that any Minnesota creditor who objects to the Personal Representative’s exercise of power over assets in Minnesota must file a written objection within 60 days from the Personal Representative’s filing. If no objections are filed, the representative may, after the expiration of the 60 day period, exercise all powers of a local personal representative. Dated: July 8, 2021 Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Foreign Personal Representative Johnson, Killen & Seiler, P.A. By: Amanda M. Mangan (0398460) 230 West Superior Street, Suite 800 Duluth, Minnesota 55802 Tel. (218) 722-6331 P.J. – July 15 and 22, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN A SUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-281 Estate of Douglas Hugh McKenzie, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on August. 17, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at the Courthouse in Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the will of the Decedent, dated August 16, 2012, and for the appointment of Diane Jane Kelleher, whose address is 3924 Hubbard Avenue North, Robbinsdale, Minnesota 55422, as personal representative of the Estate of the Decedent in a supervised administration. Any objection 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 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: July 13, 2021 Dale Harris District Court Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative David A. Stromgren #106562 STROMGREN LAW OFFICE 403 North 57th Avenue West Duluth, Minnesota 55807 (218) 624-5766 [email protected] P.J. – July 22 and 29, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN AN UNSUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-276 In Re: Estate of Delores D. Isackson, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on August 24, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at the St. Louis County Courthouse, Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of Dale Ann Widen, whose address is 5256 Taylor Road, Saginaw, MN 55779, as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; to pay all legals debts, claims, taxes and expenses; to sell real and personal property; and to do all the necessary acts for the decedent’s estate. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: July 9, 2021 BY THE COURT By /s/ Eric Hylden Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Andrew, Bransky & Poole, P.A. Aaron R. Bransky MN #226610 302 W. Superior St., Suite 300 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: (218) 722-1764 Facsimile: (218) 722-6137 e-mail: [email protected] P.J. – July 15 and 22, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT EXEMPT ESTATE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-273 Estate of Beverly A. McMann, 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 August 17, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., by this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota. Dated: July 7, 2021 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers 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.: 0302004 Telephone: (218) 722-4766 FAX: (218) 529-2401 Email: [email protected] P.J. – July 15 and 22, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS- NON-EXEMPT ESTATE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-270 Estate of James F. Poe, 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 August 17, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., by this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota. 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 further 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 Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: July 7, 2021 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – July 22 and 29, 2021 July 7, 2021 NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT ON STORMWATER POLLUTION PROTECTION (SWPP) CITY OF PROCTOR, ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MINNESOTA NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, the Planning and Zoning Commission of the City of Proctor, Minnesota will hear comments on Monday, July 26th, 2021 at 5:00 pm, for the purpose of conducting public comments on stormwater protection in the City of Proctor. The meeting will take place in the Community Center Council Chambers, 100 Pionk Drive. All persons interested and wishing to comment, may appear and be heard at the time and place set forth above or may submit written comments to the City Administrator in advance of the hearing. By order of the Planning and Zoning Commission of Proctor. Jess Rich City Administrator P.J. – July 8, 2021 Minutes Independent School District No. 704 Proctor, Minnesota Regular School Board Meeting Monday, June 14, 2021 REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING I. Call to Order The meeting was called to order by Jennifer McDonald, School Board Chair, at 7:09 p.m. (Meeting was delayed due to technical issues.) II. Pledge of Allegiance III. Oath of Office - Student Liaison Members: Sydney Haedrich and Sophia Morin-Swanson IV. Roll Call MEMBERS PRESENT: Jennifer McDonald, Kimberly Parmeter, Lynn Peterson, Amy Pocrnich, Jim Podgornik, and Joe Ward MEMBERS ABSENT: Larry Shelton STUDENT LIAISON MEMBERS: Sydney Haedrich and Sophia Morin-Swanson Also in Attendance: John Engelking, Superintendent, and Business Manager Stephen Anderson V. Approval of Agenda MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Jim Podgornik to approve the Agenda as revised. Item X.19 moved to Items for Individual Action XI.F Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VI. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of May 24, 2021. MOTION: Moved by Kimberly Parmeter and seconded by Joe Ward to approve the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of May 24, 2021, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VII. Finance MOTION: Moved by Lynn Peterson and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the payment of bills dated June 14, 2021, in the amount of $304,712.78 covering checks 109902 through 110047; and void checks 109196 and 109615 as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VIII. Commendations/Congratu-lations A. Congratulations to Jaycee Lind and Kenzie Gunderson for being named to the 2021 MN Fast Pitch Coaches Association All State Academic Team. B. Commended our entire faculty and staff for a successful academic year! C. Congratulated our high school administration, school board, and everyone involved in the graduation ceremony and especially the graduating class of 2021. D. Commended the Chem-Free Graduation Committee, their volunteers and our board members for planning, organizing and chaperoning the party for our graduating seniors. E. Thanked the bus drivers for their invite to their annual end of the year picnic. F. Congratulated the softball participants in the Section finals and congratulated individuals who competed in the Section track meet. IX. Public Participation - None X. Consent Agenda MOTION: Moved by Joe Ward and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the Consent Agenda as revised. Item X.19 moved to Items for Individual Action XI.F Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. A. Personnel Items 1. Accepted the resignation letter from Linda Larsen, 20 hours per week custodian, effective June 8, 2021. 2. Accepted the resignation letter from Morgan Cunningham, 1.0 FTE special education teacher at Bay View Elementary, effective June 9, 2021. 3. Accepted the resignation letter from Phelan Rumley, 32.5 hours per week educational assistant at the secondary site, effective July 16, 2021. 4. Accepted the resignation letter from Nancy Tollefson, 14 hours per week playground supervisor at Bay View Elementary, effective June 8, 2021. 5. Accepted the resignation letter from Kaylee Smalley, 20 hours per week educational assistant at Bay View Elementary, effective June 8, 2021. 6. Approved the assignment of Stephanie Granke into the 1.0 FTE elementary art teacher position at Bay View Elementary and Pike Lake Elementary beginning in the 2021-2022 school year. 7. Accepted the retirement letter from Jeffrey Schilling, bus driver, effective June 30, 2021. 8. Approved the recommendation to hire Stephanie Reinsch into the head cheerleading advisor position beginning in the 2021-2022 school year. 9. Approved the recommendation to hire Kaley Towers into the assistant cheerleading advisor position beginning in the 2021-2022 school year. 10. Approved the recommendation to hire Lowell Harnell into the high school student council advisor position beginning in the 2021-2022 school year. 11. Approved the recommendation to hire Joshua Gookins into the Nordic ski head coach position beginning in the 2021-2022 school year. 12. Approved the recommendation to hire Cole Lipinski into the assistant “B” football coach position beginning in the 2021-2022 school year. 13. Approved the recommendation to hire Brody Eldien into the 9th-grade boys basketball coach position beginning in the 2021-2022 school year. 14. Approved the recommendation to hire Bryanna Rowland into the 1.0 FTE special education teacher position at Bay View Elementary beginning in the 2021-2022 school year. 15. Approved the recommendation to hire Emma Abrahamson into the 1.0 FTE special education teacher position at Bay View Elementary beginning in the 2021-2022 school year. 16. Approved the request from Leslie Francisco, bus driver, to extend his leave of absence through June 8, 2021. 17. Approved the request for a leave of absence from Carli Mitchell, grade 4 teacher at Bay View Elementary, beginning August 31, 2021, through December 3, 2021. 18. Approved the request for a leave of absence from Sarah Klyve, Student Success Coordinator at Proctor High School, beginning August 31, 2021, through October 29, 2021. 19. Approved the recommendation to hire summer school teachers. B. Accepted the Education Minnesota-Proctor vote to authorize the continued allocation of 1% of the staff development funds for use in the general fund for the 2021-2022 academic year. XI. Items for Individual Action A. Approved the Specific Services Contract between Arrowhead Regional Computing Consortium (ARCC) and Proctor Public Schools for the 2021-2022 school year. MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Jim Podgornik to approve the Specific Services Contract between Arrowhead Regional Computing Consortium (ARCC) and Proctor Public Schools for the 2021-2022 school year as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. B. Approved the 2021-2022 Resolution for Membership in the Minnesota State High School. MOTION: Moved by Joe Ward and seconded by Lynn Peterson to approve the 2021-2022 Resolution for Membership in the Minnesota State High School as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. C. Adopted a resolution authorizing the sale of the property and authorizing Superintendent John Engelking or Business Manager, Stephen Anderson, to execute all documents pertaining to the sale of property 1103 Almac Drive, Proctor, MN (McGovern’s 1st Addition Proctor, Block 5, Lot 2. The property Parcel Number is 185-0166-00221.) MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Jim Podgornik to adopt a resolution authorizing the sale of the property and authorizing Superintendent John Engelking or Business Manager, Stephen Anderson, to execute all documents pertaining to the sale of property 1103 Almac Drive, Proctor, MN (McGovern’s 1st Addition Proctor, Block 5, Lot 2. The property Parcel Number is 185-0166-00221) as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Lynn Peterson to accept a recommendation from Superintendent Engelking and the Rails Safe Advisory Committee to approve the Proctor Public Schools Safe Return to In-Person Learning Plan. (On June 3, 2021, the District requested input for public comments in the Superintendent’s Newsletter. The plan is available on our website and public comments were received during the Rail Safe Advisory Committee meeting on June 9th) as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. Discussion: John will include a mask disclaimer regarding the Proctor Public Schools Policy 808 as per CDC and MDH recommendations. D. Adopted a resolution of accepting gifts received. MOTION: Moved by Lynn Peterson and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to adopt a resolution of accepting gifts received as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. E. Approved a recommendation from the School Board Individual Contract Committee to approve the Superintendent’s two-year contract for the 2021-2023 school years which reflects a 1.8% increase in year one and a .5% increase in year two. MOTION: Moved by Jim Podgornik and seconded by Jennifer McDonald to approve a recommendation from the School Board Individual Contract Committee to approve the Superintendent’s two-year contract for the 2021-2023 school years which reflects a 1.8% increase in year one and a .5% increase in year two as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 5 - Yes (JM LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 1 - Abstain (KP) Motion approved. XII. ItemsforDiscussion/Infor-mation A. Superintendent Update. B. Infection Rates, Vaccines, and Summer School Protocols - Kimberly Parmeter asked about in-person learning for the fall. John stated he expected the district to be engaged in in-person learning. C. Public Relations Update 1. Items relating to the District from the Proctor Journal: a) May 27, 2021 Edition: “PHS ACT scores improve.” b) June 3, 2021 Edition: “137 Rails to graduate Sunday,” “Vandals mar Bay View playground, garden,” ``Challenging year ends with well-deserved graduation,” “Bay View School again added to COVID-19 outbreak list,” “Graduation 2021,” “43 Proctor students multi-sport letter winners,” “17 seniors earn awards on Scholarship Night.” c) June 10, 2021 Edition: “Krasselt Mid. School Principal of the Year,” “Valedictory addresses,” “Proctor High School Graduation.” 2. Item relating to the District from the Duluth News Tribune: a) May 26, 2021 Edition: “Pathways for Students - Student career program sees normalcy after year of COVID-19.” 3. Item relating to the District from KBJR TV: a) June 2, 2021: “Racially motivated graffiti, vandalism at Proctor elementary prompts investigation.” 4. Item relating to the District from Fox21 News: a) June 2, 2021: “Vandalism Found at Bay View Elementary School.” XIII. Reports A. School Board Committee Reports - Activities Committee met and the report will be included in the June 28 board packet. B. Mark Hagemeyer presented the 2020-2021 Staff Development/-ATPPS Summary Report. Mark explained how the plan works in the district and outlined what occurred during the school year. He talked about the future of staff development and ATPPS and expressed the challenges with this past year. He expressed admiration for the teachers this past year and their dedication to their students and the district. Jim Podgornik inquired about substitute teachers. Joe Ward asked about the handbook for teachers and if union members were involved. He expressed kudos to Mark and the staff for this year. Mark told the board to look for the finalized plan to be approved in the fall. C. Enrollment Report for June 2021 XIV. Communications A. School Board Comments and Observations 1. School Board Celebrations a) Amy Pocrnich stated how wonderful it was to have a board meeting in person. b) Jennifer McDonald welcomed the new school board student liaisons, discussed their role, and encouraged them to take an active role. Jennifer also commented on the success of the all night graduation party that was moved to Skyline Social and games. She thanked fellow board members Joe Ward and Jim Podgornik for chaperoning. She also mentioned those board members who were not able to attend graduation due to family commitments. c) Lynn Peterson mentioned graduation and what a joyous event it was. She also expressed gratitude for those who participated in the cleanup of the playground at Bay View. She discussed the Trust Edge book club and encouraged others to participate including the student school board liaisons. The book club will not meet in July; rather, it will resume in mid-August via Zoom. d) Jennifer McDonald requested additional information regarding two-tier busing including the financial impact and student release time. e) Joe Ward stated how proud he was of Josh’s performance during graduation. He also thanked those who organized the graduation ceremony for honoring the military, adding the Pledge of Allegiance, and he said he was especially proud of the graduates who planned to serve in the military. He thanked Ted Kiefat for his leadership with RailsTV. Because of RailsTV, graduation was broadcasted to remote viewers. f) Amy Pocnrich mentioned the mock interviews with Sarah Klyve’s students and said what a wonderful experience it was. She thanked those who created the fifth grade promotion video that was shared with parents, family, and friends. g) Kim Parmeter attended the bus driver’s picnic and thanked them for a wonderful event. She also thanked those who created the eighth grade promotion ceremony and then broadcast it on RailsTV. B. Student Liaison Board Member Comments 1. Sophia Morin-Swanson mentioned the Proctor athletes who will participate in the State Track Meet on Thursday and Friday. A send-off will be on Wednesday at noon. 2. Sydney Haedrich informed the board that she and Sophia had written thank you notes to high school staff members thanking them for their hard work this past school year. 3. Jim Podgornik suggested the names of the student liaisons be posted in the high school, so students can contact them if they have concerns. 4. Joe Ward suggested that Nate Johnson may want to do an article for the Mallet explaining the role of school board student liaisons. C. Township and City Communications 1. Steve Anderson recognized the passing of Brian Johnson, former PHS teacher. Brian was not only a phenomenal educator; he also created podiums for public spaces and individual classroom teachers. He will be remembered as a true community supporter. XV. Adjourn MOTION: A motion was made by Jennifer McDonald, seconded by Lynn Peterson, and unanimously approved to adjourn the meeting at 8:52 p.m. Respectfully submitted: Lynn Peterson, Clerk Jennifer McDonald, Chair P.J. – July 8, 2021 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: Brewery Brats 2. Principal place of business: 4019 Canosia Road, Cloquet, MN 55720 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 and registered office address: D.M. Stokke, Inc. 4019 Canosia Road Cloquet, MN 55720 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: June 30, 2021 By /s/ Timothy Downs P.J. – July 8 and 15, 2021 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-21-251 Estate of laureEn renee smith, a/k/a LAUREEN R. SMITH-FARLEY, Decedent Notice is given that a petition has been filed requesting that the Estate assets be summarily assigned and distributed without probate 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 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 August 10, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., by this Court at Duluth, Minnesota. Dated: June 23, 2021 by the court David M. Johnson 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 [email protected] P.J. – July 8 and 15, 2021 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-21-264 Estate of Janis Marlene Peterson-Gentry, a/k/a Janis M. Peterson-Gentry and Janis Peterson-Gentry, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on August 10, 2021, at 1:45 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, March 12, 2021, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Kim Dalbol, whose address is P. O. Box 3026, Truckee, CA, 96160 and Jamie Pantano, whose address is 2063 Bridge Crossing, Shakopee, MN, 55379 as Co-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: June 29, 2021 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers 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: [email protected] P.J. – July 8 and 15, 2021 June 30, 2021 The City of Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission will conduct a public hearing on July 26, 2021, at 5:00 pm to consider the following: A variance application from Bob Bianchini from the City Code 1002.03 (A) General Setback Requirements: “R-2 Zones” the minimum side yard setback for an accessory building is 5’. Bob Bianchini is requesting to keep an addition attached to the garage which require a variance of 4’. Legal Description Parcel: 185-0170-00980 Common Property Description: 14 3rd St The hearing will be conducted with public input taken, commission discussion, and approval or denial by the Planning & Zoning Commission during the time listed above and located at: Proctor Community Center Council Chambers 100 Pionk Dr Proctor, MN 55810 Application, site plan, and responses to variance criteria are available at City Hall for review. Persons wishing to comment on the variance application may do so in person at the hearing, in writing, or by addressing their comments to either the City Administrator or Building Inspector, contacting City Hall: 218-624-3641 prior to the meeting. Jess Rich City Administrator P.J. – July 1, 2021 NOTICE OF VACATION OF ROAD HEARING GRAND LAKE TOWNSHIP ST. LOUIS COUNTY NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, the town board of Grand Lake Township, St. Louis County, Minnesota will conduct a public hearing on the 13th day of July, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. at 5922 Sunny Lane, Saginaw MN 55779 and then will reconvene at 6:15 p.m. at the Grand Lake Town Hall/Community Center located at 5297 Hwy 53, Saginaw MN 55779 for the purpose of considering and acting upon a petition received calling for the vacation of a portion of a town road. The petition describes the road as follows: ROW leaving the East Side of Sunny Lane at the East section line of Sec. 24 TWSP 51 N RGE 16 W St. Louis County MN, which is parallel to Lot 1 BLK 11 CARIBOU LAKE TRACTS TOWN OF GRAND LAKE, which is 66 ft in width south for 326.17 ft, at this point it is 33 ft in width south for 811.13 to the south east corner of Lot 1, Blk 11, and continues south. The portion of the road proposed to be vacated as stated in the petition is:The West 21 ft of the ROW by 1137.30 feet north to south, which parallels Lot 1, Blk 11 Caribou Lake Tracts Town of Grand Lake. All persons interested in this matter are encouraged to attend the hearing. The tracts of land through which said road passes and the owners and occupants thereof, as stated in the petition, are as follows: Owners Description of Land Daniel W. Beck 5920 Sunny Lane Rick Lindberg 5924 Sunny Lane Joseph Billings 5916 Sunny Lane Joycanne B. Hoyem 5922 Sunny Lane Dated: June 17, 2021 LeeAnn Vanderscheuren Township Clerk P.J. – June 24, July 1 and 8, 2021 Name of Group: Proctor ISD 704 REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS Notice is hereby given that Name of Group: Proctor ISD 704 Requests proposals for: Group Life & Long Term Disability Insurance Specifications will be available from National Insurance Services, 250 South Executive Drive, Suite 300, Brookfield, WI 53005, Phone: 800-627-3660 Proposals are due no later than 11:00 a.m. on July 21, 2021 at National Insurance Services, 250 South Executive Drive, Suite 300, Brookfield, WI 53005 P.J. – July 1 and 8, 2021 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-21-245 Estate of Leroy Martin Andrews, aka Leroy M. Andrews, aka Leroy Andrews, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on August 3, 2021, at 1:45 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Judy Freeman, whose address is 790 Diamond Lane, Rice Lake, WI 54868 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: June 17, 2021 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – June 24 and July 1, 2021 NOTICE OF LIEN SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT ON July 20, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at the All Around Storage, 5457 Morris Thomas Road, St. Louis County, Duluth, MN 55810, the St. Louis County Sheriff will sell at Public Sale the following described property, to-wit: All items stored within Unit #38B Said sale shall be held for the purpose of foreclosing a possessory lien claimed by All Around Storage pursuant to section 514.970, Minnesota Statutes for the account Paul Durham, that said lien arises out of the storage and safekeeping of said property; that at the time of the said sale there will be due and owing for said services, the sum of $300.00 exclusive of the costs of sale. Dated at Duluth, Minnesota, this 18th day of June 2021. P.J. – June 24 and July 1, 8, 2021 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-21-241 Estate of: Lyle Frank Berg, a/k/a Lyle F. Berg, 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the Pandemic. IT IS ORDERED and Notice is further given, that the Petition will be heard on August 3, 2021, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at 100 N. 5th Avenue W., Duluth, Minnesota. (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 Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-204. (2) Notice shall be given by publishing the 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. (COURT SEAL) Dated: June 16, 2021 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Christopher Dahlberg Dahlberg Law Office PA 130 W. Superior Street, Suite 730 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No.: 0323998 Telephone: (218) 722-5809 FAX: (218) 722-3785 Email: [email protected] P.J. – July 1 and 8, 2021 January 28 and February 4, 2021 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 JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-249 Estate of LACEY LYNELLE OLSON, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on August 10, 2021, at 1:30 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 Gloria H. Moen, whose address is 6972 Morris Thomas Rd., Cloquet, MN 55720 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: June 22, 2021 BY THE COURT David M. Johnson 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 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 FAX: (218) 727-8558 Email: [email protected] P.J. – July 1 and 8, 2021 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: Vesel Construction 2. Principal place of business: 5335 Fish Lake Dam Road, Duluth, MN 55803 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 and registered office address: Terry’s Construction of Duluth, Inc. 5335 Fish Lake Dam Road Duluth, MN 55803 4. 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: May 19, 2021 By /s/ Michael Wayne Sipper Chief Executive Officer P.J. – July 1 and 8, 2021 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-21-246 Estate of Henry Dale Belsvik a/k/a Henry D. Belsvik, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on August 3, 2021, at 1:45 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Avenue W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent dated, January 23, 2014, (“Will’), and for the appointment of Scott H. Belsvik, whose address is 5460 Centerline Road, Saginaw, MN 55779 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 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions 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. (COURT SEAL) Dated: June 17, 2021 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Christopher Dahlberg Dahlberg Law Office, P.A. 130 W. Superior Street, Suite 730 Duluth, MN, 55802 Attorney License No: 0323998 Telephone: (218) 722-5809 FAX: (218) 722-3785 Email: [email protected] P.J. – July 1 and 8, 2021 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-21-231 Estate of Dennis Martin Walkowiak, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on August 3, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Kathleen Walkowiak, whose address is 817 N. 39th Avenue West, 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, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions 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: June 15, 2021 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Christopher Dahlberg Dahlberg Law Office, P.A. 130 W. Superior Street, Suite 730 Duluth, MN, 55802 Attorney License No: 0323998 Telephone: (218) 722-5809 FAX: (218) 722-3785 Email: cdahlberg[email protected] P.J. – June 24 and July 1, 2021 Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State Minnesota Limited Liability Company/Articles of Organization Minnesota Statutes Chapter 322C ARTICLE 1. LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY NAME: IClean Services LLC ARTICLE 2. REGISTERED OFFICE AND AGENT(S), IF ANY AT THAT OFFICE: Lance Reuben Hendrickson 2135 Lismore Road, Apt C Duluth, MN 55804 USA ARTICLE 3. DURATION: PERPETUAL ARTICLE 4. ORGANIZERS Lance Reuben Hendrickson 2135 Lismore Road, Apt C Duluth, MN 55804 United States 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: June 3, 2021 By /s/ Lance Hendrickson P.J. – June 24 and July 1, 2021 Amended 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-21-136 Estate of Michael Steven Mancina, 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 July 20, 2021, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at Duluth, Minnesota. Dated: June 4, 2021 (COURT SEAL) BY THE COURT Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Jacob Mancina 1811 Dunedin Avenue Duluth, MN 55803 P.J. – June 24 and July 1, 2021 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-21-253 Estate of Jeffrey F. Pavlich, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on August 10, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Corey Pavlich, whose address is 122 S. 62nd Ave. W., 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, 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: June 24, 2021 BY THE COURT David M. Johnson 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – July 1 and 8, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE IN UNSUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-226 Estate of Franklin Dean Rice, a/k/a Franklin D. Rice, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is hereby given that on July 27, 2021 at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, on the petition of Heather Jeffers dated May 30, 2021, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the above named decedent, and for the appointment of Heather Jeffers, whose address is 12358 Town Line Road, Hibbing, MN 55746, 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, and 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. A charitable beneficiary may request notice of the probate proceedings be given to the Attorney General pursuant to Minn. Stat. 501B.41 subd.5. Dated: June 9, 2021 BY THE COURT Jill A. Eichenwald Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative M. Ryan Madison (ID# 0347802) MADISON LAW FIRM, LLC. 229 Jackson Street, Suite 120 Anoka, MN 55303 Phone: 763-251-2970 Email: [email protected] P.J. – July 1 and 8, 2021 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-21-237 Estate of Carol Ann Udd, a/k/a Carol A. Udd & Carol Udd, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on August 3, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota 55802, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent dated, November 16, 2001, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Scott D. Udd, whose address is 525 4th Street SW, Apt. 319, Forest Lake, MN 55025 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: June 16, 2021 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Katrina M. Viegas Beaumier Trogdon Orman Hurd & Viegas, PLLP 227 West 1st Street, Suite 610 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No: 391429 Telephone: (218) 722-1000 FAX: (218) 722-2147 Email: [email protected] P.J. – June 24 and July 1, 2021 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-21-225 Estate of Jeannine Ivaloe Peterson, a/k/a Jeannine I. Peterson, a/k/a Jeannine Peterson, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on August 10, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota 55802 for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent, dated April 1, 2020, and for the appointment of Dawn B. Cockburn and John A. Cockburn, whose addresses are 330 – 9th Street, Cloquet, MN 55720, 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. A charitable beneficiary may request notice of the probate proceedings be given to the Attorney General pursuant to Minnesota Statutes section 501B.41, subdivision 5. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at (218) 221-7560 option #8 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Date: June 22, 2021 (COURT SEAL) BY THE COURT David M. Johnson Judge of District Court Frank B. Yetka (119258) Rudy, Gassert, Yetka, Pritchett & Helwig A Fryberger Law Firm Practice Group 813 Cloquet Avenue Cloquet, MN 55720 (218) 725-6862 (direct) [email protected] P.J. – July 1 and 8, 2021 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-21-243 Estate of DANIEL T. AUTIO, a/k/a DANIEL TOD AUTIO and DANIEL AUTIO, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on August 3, 2021, at 1:30 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 Damien Autio, whose address is 925 14th St., Cloquet, MN 55720 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: June 16, 2021 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo 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 [email protected] P.J. – June 24 and July 1, 2021 USA Towing & Recovery is in possession of the following vehicle: 2020 Nissan Altima white in color with Arizona license plate # CMH2439, Vin# is 1N4BL4BV2LC216280 Vehicle was towed on behalf of Duluth Police Dept from 1st Ave. East and 2nd St. in Duluth, on 6-17-21 The vehicle may be reclaimed under MN Statute 1994, chapter 168B. Failure to exercise your right to reclaim the vehicle and its contents within the appropriate time allowed under MN Statutes 1994, 168B.051, subdivision 1 or 2, shall be deemed a waiver of all right, title and interest in the vehicle and contents, and a consent to the transfer of title to and disposal or sale of the vehicle and contents pursuant to MN Statutes 1994, section 168B.08. Dated: June 28, 2021 USA Towing & Recovery P.O. Box 7285 Duluth, MN 55807 P.J. – July 1, 2021 June 16, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR DETERMINATION OF DESCENT STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-221 In Re: Estate of Gary Edward Vittorio, a/k/a Gary E. Vittorio, Decedent. Stephanie A. Vittorio (“Petitioner”) has filed a Petition for Determination of Descent. It is Ordered that on July 20, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, on the petition. The petition represents that the Decedent died intestate more than three (3) years ago leaving property in Minnesota. The petition requests the Court determine the descent of such property, and assign the property to the persons entitled. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the petition will be granted. Notice shall be given by publishing this Notice and Order as provided by law and by mailing a copy of this Notice and Order to each interested person by United States mail at least 14 days before the time set for the hearing. Dated: June 4, 2021 BY THE COURT Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Hanft Fride, P.A. Holly E. Haller MN# 0395484 1000 U.S. Bank Place 130 West Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: (218) 722-4766 Facsimile: (218) 529-2401 email: [email protected] Attorney for Petitioner P.J. – June 10 and 17, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-409 In Re: Estate of Robert L. Rothenberger, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on July 13, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at St. Louis County Courthouse, 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent’s Will dated September 17, 2015, and for the appointment of Greg Goldman, CPA, whose address is 130 West Superior Street, Suite 926, Duluth, MN 55802, as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the Decedent’s estate. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: June 2, 2021 BY THE COURT By /s/ Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy GILBERT LAW OFFICE Greg C. Gilbert, MN #0167320 1831 East 8th Street, Suite 103 Duluth, MN 55812 Telephone: (218) 625-8777 email: [email protected] Attorney for Petitioner P.J. – June 10 and 17, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-219 In Re: Estate of Yvonne M. Peterson, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on July 13, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at St. Louis County Courthouse, 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent’s Will dated February 23, 1983, and for the appointment of Lynn Marie Youngblom, whose address is 2701 Norton Road, Duluth, MN 55803, as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the Decedent’s estate. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: June 3, 2021 BY THE COURT By /s/ Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy GILBERT LAW OFFICE Greg C. Gilbert, #167320 1831 East 8th Street, Suite 103 Duluth, MN 55812 Telephone: (218) 625-8777 email: [email protected] Attorney for Petitioner P.J. – June 17 and 24, 2021 USA Towing & Recovery is in possession of the following vehicle: 2008 Jeep Patriot, Silver/gray in color Georgia plate# 15681 Vin# 1j8ft28w78d521445 Impounded on 5-4-21 from 7th Street and 3rd Ave. East for the Duluth Police Dept. The vehicle may be reclaimed under MN Statute 1994, chapter 168B. Failure to exercise your right to reclaim the vehicle and its contents within the appropriate time allowed under MN Statutes 1994, 168B.051, subdivision 1 or 2, shall be deemed a waiver of all right, title and interest in the vehicle and contents, and a consent to the transfer of title to and disposal or sale of the vehicle and contents pursuant to MN Statutes 1994, section 168B.08. Dated: June 9, 2021 USA Towing & Recovery P.O. Box 7285 Duluth, MN 55807 P.J. – June 17, 2021 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-21-209 Estate of JAMES R. WARREN, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on July 6, 2021, at 1:30 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 the Decedent, dated March 12, 2009, under Minnesota Statutes section 524.2-513 (“Will’), and for the appointment of Kyle Robin Warren, whose address is 4834 1st Ave. N., Rice Lake, 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 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. A charitable beneficiary may request notice of the probate proceedings be given to the Attorney General pursuant to Minnesota Statutes section 501B.41, subdivision 5. Dated: June 2, 2021 BY THE COURT By /s/ Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative Karen J. Olson Olson Law, PLLC 2002 W. Superior St./PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 Attorney License No: 300354 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 FAX: (218) 727-8558 e-mail: [email protected] P.J. – June 17 and 24, 2021 NOTICE OF LIEN SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on July 13, 2021, at 10:00 a.m., at Boundary Storage, 126 Boundary Avenue, Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota, 55810, the St. Louis County Sheriff will sell at Public Sale the following described property, to-wit: All items stored within the unit B-27 Said sale shall be held for the purpose of foreclosing a possessory lien claimed by Boundary Storage pursuant to Section 514.970, Minnesota Statutes for the account of Gretchen Larsen, that said lien arises out of the storage and safekeeping of said property; that at the time of the said sale there will be due and owing for said services, the sum of $452.00, exclusive of the costs of sale. Dated at Duluth, Minnesota, the 10th day of June, 2021 P.J. – June 17 and 24, 2021 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-21-222 Estate of CLEORA M. SCHMUCK, a/k/a CLEORA MARIE SCHMUCK, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on July 20, 2021, at 1:30 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 Victoria Cameron, whose address is 2780 S. Amnicon River Road, South Range, WI 54874 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 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: June 8, 2021 BY THE COURT Jill A. Eichenwald 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 [email protected] P.J. – June 17 and 24, 2021 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: Esterbrooks Certified Public Accountants 2. Principal place of business: 302 West Superior Street, Suite 200, Duluth, MN 55802 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 and registered office address: Esterbrooks Certified Public Accountants, Ltd. 302 West Superior Street, Suite 200 Duluth, MN 55802 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: June 8, 2021 By /s/ Michael Pederson P.J. – June 17 and 24, 2021 NOTICE OF LIEN SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT ON June 22, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at Duluth East Storage, at 5192 N. Tischer Rd., St. Louis County, Duluth, MN 55804, the St. Louis County Sheriff will sell at Public Sale the following described property, to-wit: All items stored within Unit #10 Said sale shall be held for the purpose of foreclosing a possessory lien claimed by Duluth East Storage pursuant to section 514.970, Minnesota Statutes for the account of Chelsea Frank, that said lien arises out of the storage and safekeeping of said property; that at the time of the said sale there will be due and owing for said services, the sum of $392.54 exclusive of the costs of sale. Dated at Duluth, Minnesota, this 27th day of May 2021. P.J. – June 3, 10 and 17, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL 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-21-220 In Re: Estate of Stanley Joseph Menart, also known as Stanley J. Menart and Stanley Menart, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on July 20, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at the St. Louis County Courthouse-Duluth, 100 North Fifth Avenue W., Duluth, Minnesota 55802, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the decedent’s Will dated February 2, 1979, and for the appointment of Deborah Rubesh, whose address is 1735 County Road 1, Carlton, MN 55718, as personal representative of the estate of the decedent in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the estate. Notice is also given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: June 4, 2021 BY THE COURT By /s/ Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Peter L. Radosevich (MN# 027236X) RADOSEVICH LAW OFFICE PO Box 384 Esko, Minnesota 55733 Telephone: (218) 879-0008 P.J. – June 17 and 24, 2021 June 2, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-196 In Re: Estate of David Warren Willis, a/k/a David W. Willis, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on June 29, 2021, at 1:45 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at St. Louis County Courthouse, 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent’s Will dated February 11, 2009, and for the appointment of Deborah Lynn Youngbloom, DIWA Debra Lynn Youngbloom, whose address is 1201 N. Basswood Ave., Duluth, Minnesota, as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the Decedent’s estate. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: May 19, 2021 BY THE COURT By /s/ Dale O. Harris Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy GILBERT LAW OFFICE Greg C. Gilbert, MN #0167320 1831 East 8th Street, Suite 103 Duluth, MN 55812 Telephone: (218) 625-8777 email: [email protected] Attorney for Petitioner P.J. – May 27 and June 3, 2021 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-21-193 Estate of DOLORES JEAN POGORELEC a/k/a DOLORES POGORELEC, Decedent IT IS ORDERED and Notice is given to all interested persons (pursuant to 524.1-401 & 524.3-204) that on June 29, 2021, at 1:30 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 an instrument purporting to be the will of the Decedent, dated APRIL 20, 1995, and for the appointment of MARYANNE JOHNSON whose address is 1720 3rd Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN 55404 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 Court Administration at 218-221-7560 for further instructions 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: May17, 2021 Dale O. Harris District Court Judge Probate Division Amy Turnquist Court Administrator By: Debra Thorstensen Deputy Court Administrator Attorney for Applicant Michael J. Talarico Talarico Law Office, Ltd. 313 N. Central Avenue Duluth, MN 55807-2501 Attorney License No.: 0108170 Phone: (218) 628-1055 FAX: 218-628-2754 P.J. – May 27 and June 3, 2021 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: Duluth Dumpster Company 2. Principal place of business: 6196 Birch Point Rd., Saginaw, MN 55779 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 and registered office address: John Seguin 6196 Birch Point Rd. Saginaw, MN 55779 Stone Point Property Company, LLC 6196 Birch Point Rd. Saginaw, MN 55779 4. 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: April 12, 2021 By /s/ John Seguin John Seguin Owner P.J. – May 27 and June 3, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION AND FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL EXEMPT ESTATE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-198 Estate of patti jo hansen, Decedent Notice is given that a petition has been filed requesting that the Estate assets be summarily assigned and distributed without probate administration. The Petition requests the probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent’s last Will dated March 21, 2000, (“Will”). 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 June 29, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., by this Court at Duluth, Minnesota. Dated: May 19, 2021 by the court Dale O. Harris 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 [email protected] P.J. – May 27 and June 3, 2021 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-21-189 Estate of Walter F. Sill, Jr., Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on June 29, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Avenue W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent dated, August 7, 2017, (“Will’), and for the appointment of Janet Rae Sill, whose address is 557 Forest Retreat Road, Hendersonville, TN 37075 as Ancillary 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 power to administer the Estate including the power to administer the assets of the Estate in Minnesota including the power to collect all assets, pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses, and sell real and personal property, and do all necessary acts for the Estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions 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: May 17, 2021 BY THE COURT Dale O. Harris Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Christopher Dahlberg Dahlberg Law Office, P.A. 130 W. Superior Street, Suite 730 Duluth, MN, 55802 Attorney License No: 0323998 Telephone: (218) 722-5809 FAX: (218) 722-3785 Email: [email protected] P.J. – May 27 and June 3, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS- NON-EXEMPT ESTATE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-183 Estate of Betty A. Poe, 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 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 June 15, 2021, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further 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 Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: May 7, 2021 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – May 27 and June 3, 2021 Minutes Independent School District No. 704 Proctor, Minnesota Regular School Board Meeting - Zoom Monday, May 10, 2021 REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING I. Call to Order The meeting was called to order by Jennifer McDonald, School Board Chair, at 7:03 p.m. II. Pledge of Allegiance III. Roll Call MEMBERS PRESENT: Jennifer McDonald, Kimberly Parmeter, Lynn Peterson, Amy Pocrnich, Jim Podgornik, Larry Shelton (arrived at 7:40 pm), and Joe Ward MEMBERS ABSENT: None STUDENT LIAISON MEMBERS: Josh Larson Also in Attendance: John Engelking, Superintendent, and Business Manager Stephen Anderson IV. Approval of Agenda MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Jennifer McDonald to approve the Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. V. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of April 26, 2021. MOTION: Moved by Jim Podgornik and seconded by Kimberly Parmeter to approve the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of April 26, 2021, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VI. Finance MOTION: Moved by Lynn Peterson and seconded by Joe Ward to approve the payment of bills dated May 10, 2021, in the amount of $214,252.50 covering checks 109661 through 109785 as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VII. Commendations/Congratulations A. Commended and congratulated Jedlicka Middle School for earning a 2020-21 Star of Innovation Award for their weekly Railstrong Awards. This award is sponsored by Horace Mann. B. Congratulations to our graduating seniors who were honored at the Triple A Awards Ceremony held on May 5th. C. John Engelking mentioned Joe Krasselt has been selected as Principal of the Year for our region. He will receive a formal commendation at the next meeting. VIII. Public Participation A. New Student School Board Liaisons - Sydney Haedrich and Sophia Morin-Swanson John Engelking thanked Principal Rohweder regarding his role with selection of students liaisons. Each new member introduced themselves and expressed excitement about serving as liaisons. IX. Consent Agenda MOTION: Moved by Joe Ward and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the Consent Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. A. Personnel Items 1. Approved the request for a leave of absence from Christopher Haugen, bus driver, beginning April 21, 2021, through August 16, 2021. 2. Accepted the resignation from Nathan Johnson as the assistant “B” football coach effective immediately. 3. Accepted the resignation letter from Kim Buncich, 18 hours per week educational assistant at the secondary site, effective June 8, 2021. 4. Accepted the resignation letter from Kyle Stilling, .5 FTE guidance counselor at Pike Lake Elementary, effective June 9, 2021. 5. Revised the partial 6th assignment for Nicole Appelwick, special education teacher at Jedlicka Middle School, to reflect an ending date of April 30, 2021. 6. Approved the recommendation to hire Leah Kane into the 1.0 FTE special education eacher position at Jedlicka Middle School effective May 3, 2021. 7. Approved the recommendation to hire Sarah Rose into the 40 hours per week District-Wide Head Cook position effective June 1, 2021. 8. Approved the recommendation from the Superintendent and the Interview Committee to approve the contract for Tanya Kessler, Director of Transportation, effective June 7, 2021. 9. Approved the recommendation to hire Megan Strong into the 1.0 FTE grade 3 long-term substitute position at Pike Lake Elementary for the 2021-2022 school year. 10. Approved the recommendation to hire Nadia Mattson into the 14 hours per week District-wide evening custodian position effective April 28, 2021. X. Items for Individual Action A. Approved the first reading of suggested District policy changes. MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Jim Podgornik to approve the first reading of suggested District policy changes as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. B. Adopted resolution of accepting gifts received. MOTION: Moved by Lynn Peterson and seconded by Kimberly Parmeter to adopt resolution of accepting gifts received as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. C. Adopted Resolution Relating to the Termination and Nonrenewal of the Teaching Contracts of Probationary Teachers. MOTION: Moved by Joe Ward and seconded by Lynn Peterson to adopt resolution relating to the termination and nonrenewal of the teaching contracts of Molly Hessian and Kathryn Plewa, probationary teachers as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. XI. Items for Discussion/Information A. Superintendent Update B. Reviewed regional infection rates - John briefly discussed infection rates and masks during recess for elementary students. C. Item moved to Public Participation D. Information regarding the School Board’s role in graduation - Principal Rohweder discussed capacity limits at the DECC had been lifted. The board members will hand diplomas to students, but no handshakes will be allowed. The band will consist of a quartet, and there will be a small group of singers. E. Negotiations Update - John has met with bargaining units and those on individual contracts. Negotiations will convene after the legislature has completed its work and school is out. John will schedule strategy sessions to assist new members. Jennifer McDonald and Lynn Peterson highlighted the negotiation training they attended through MSBA. Joe Ward questioned whether sessions would be in-person or via Zoom. He also reminded the board that there should be one spokesperson for negotiation teams. F. Public Relations Update 1. Items relating to the District from the Proctor Journal: a) April 29, 2021 Edition: “Seniors prepare for end of school,” “Back on track after 695 days,” “Proctor High School - Student of the Week: Marissa Ciurleo,” “May 7, 8, 9 new dates for Pump Boys and Dinettes,” “5 Valedictorians, 1 Salutatorian at PHS.” b) May 6, 2021 Edition: “School enrollment drops slightly during Covid,” “PHS to perform Pump Boys and Dinettes,” “Former Rail hoop coach now Spartan,” “School teachers, nurses, staff commended,” “School getting new phone system.” 2. Item relating to the District from WDIO TV: a) April 22, 2021: “Some fun money business with Proctor kids adopting gorillas.” XII. Reports A. School Board Committee Reports 1. Policy Committee Report B. Enrollment Report for May 2021 XIII. Communications A. School Board Comments and Observations 1. School Board Celebrations a) Joe Ward congratulated the shop teachers and construction teacher for getting through this trying time and building a house. It was an amazing feat. b) Jennifer McDonald commented on the videos the construction teacher made for his students during the pandemic. c) Kim Parmeter congratulated high school drama director Lois O’Leary for leading the theater students in the middle of a pandemic. She also commented on Principal Rohweder’s cameo role and Josh Larson’s amazing baritone voice. B. Student Liaison Board Member Comments 1. Josh Larson said the show had gone well this past weekend, and he is looking forward to the senior banquet this weekend and other end of the year senior events. C. Township and City Communications None XIV. Adjourn MOTION: A motion was made by Lynn Peterson, seconded by Joe Ward, and unanimously approved to adjourn the meeting at 8:05 p.m. Roll Call Vote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. Respectfully submitted: Lynn Peterson, Clerk Jennifer McDonald, Chair P.J. – June 3, 2021 ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT No. 69DU-CV-18-3511 In the Matter of the Petition of Faith Lutheran Church of Duluth, Inc., a Minnesota Non-Profit Corporation for certain relief in connection with Certificates of Title Nos. 77482.0 and 107168.0 in Relation to Certificates of Title Nos. 77482.0 and 107168.0 issued for land in the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota and legally described as follows: LOTS 18, 19 AND 20, BLOCK 2, REARRANGEMENT OF PART OF CROSLEY PARK ADDITION TO DULUTH TO: Edwin Faye Burkland; Shirley Margaret Burkland, a/k/a Shirley Margaret Seaborg; Richard Seaborg; Cecelia Louise Gregg, a/k/a Cecelia Louise Burkland a/k/a Cecelia Louise Bilderback; James Collette, a/k/a Jim Collette; Cecil Collette; Jesse Collette; George Grummett; Janet Eichholz, a/k/a Janet Grummett; Shirley Armstrong; John Grummett; Kit Grummett; Heather Surla; Joe Surla; Onelife Community Church, Inc.; The unknown heirs of Earl R. Grummett, a/k/a Earl Robert Grummett; The unknown heirs of Margaret T. Grummett, a/k/a Margaret A. Grummett, a/k/a Margaret E. Temby; The unknown heirs of Edwin Faye Burkland; The unknown heirs of James David Grummett; The unknown heirs of Lois Elaine Elliott; The unknown heirs of Phillip Burkland, a/k/a Phillip Grummett; The unknown heirs of Robert Earl Bjorklund, a/k/a Robert Earl Burkland, a/k/a Robert Grummett; The unknown heirs of Margie Frances Grummett, a/k/a Marjory Grummett, a/k/a Margie Frances Collette, a/k/a Margie F. Collette, a/k/a Margie G. Collette; The unknown heirs of Michael Collette; and The unknown heirs of David Arthur Collette, Jr. 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 July 21, 2021 (“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: IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that pursuant to Minn. Stat. §508.67, subd. 1, Faith Lutheran Church of Duluth, Inc., a Minnesota Non-Profit Corporation, is now the owner in fee simple of the following described land situated in the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota, to-wit: Lot 18, Block 2, REARRANGE-MENT OF PART OF CROSLEY PARK ADDITION TO DULUTH Lot 19, Block 2, REARRANGE-MENT OF PART OF CROSLEY PARK ADDITION TO DULUTH Lot20, Block 2, REARRANGE- MENT OF PART OF CROSLEY PARK ADDITION TO DULUTH EXCEPT all minerals and mineral rights in said Lot 20. IT IS FURTHER HEREBY ORDERED that the Registrar of Titles for said County cancel Certificate of Title Nos. 107168 and 77482 and issue in lieu thereof the following: 1. A new certificate of title showing Faith Lutheran Church of Duluth, Inc., a Minnesota Non-Profit Corporation, to be the owner in fee simple of the following described land situated in St. Louis County, Minnesota, to-wit: Lot 18, Block 2, REARRANGE-MENT OF PART OF CROSLEY PARK ADDITION TO DULUTH Lot 19, Block 2, REARRANGE-MENT OF PART OF CROSLEY PARK ADDITION TO DULUTH Lot20, Block 2, REARRANGE-MENT OF PART OF CROSLEY PARK ADDITION TO DULUTH EXCEPT all minerals and mineral rights in said Lot 20. Said new certificate of title shall be entered free and clear of all memorials. 2. A residue certificate of title showing Hilma E. Bergstrom to be the owner in fee simple of: All minerals and minerals rights to Lot 20, Block 2, REARRANGE-MENT OF PART OF CROSLEY PARK ADDITION TO DULUTH Said residue certificate of title shall be entered subject to the following memorial: Document No. 169984. The County Auditor of St. Louis County has filed Auditor's Certificate in the office of the Registrar of Titles as Document No. 169984 certifying that Lot 20, Block 2, REARRANGEMENT OF PART OF CROSLEY PARK ADDITION TO DULUTH, sold on May 9, 1938, to the State of Minnesota for delinquent taxes for the year 1936 pursuant to judgment entered in the District Court of said County on March 24, 1938. That Notice of Expiration of Redemption was given and that time for redemption has expired and that said land has forfeited to the State of Minnesota for delinquent taxes; thereafter the State of Minnesota conveyed said land, except minerals and mineral rights, and the estate so conveyed is now held by the petitioner herein. IT IS ORDERED that the above described sale to the State of Minnesota for delinquent taxes be and the same hereby is confirmed and that the claim of the State of Minnesota thereunder is hereby subordinated to the title of petitioner herein, and that said tax sale and forfeiture be marked upon the Auditor's records as having been paid and otherwise treated by the County Auditor according to the provisions of Minnesota Statutes, §508.53, so far only as the same affects the surface of the land hereinbefore described. 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 $295.00 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 [email protected] 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 and a copy of the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 and the Petition 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: Kimberly E. Brzezinski Examiner of Titles By /s/ Kimberly E. Brzezinski Dated: May 25, 2021 David M. Johnson JUDGE OF THE DISTRICT COURT Attorney for Petitioner: Mark L. Knutson 202 W Superior St., STE 200 Duluth, MN 55803 218-726-0805 [email protected] P.J. – June 3 and 10, 2021 SUMMONS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF SAINT LOUIS district court SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT CASE TYPE: QUIET TITLE Court File No. 69DU-CV-21-1008 Sawbill Outstate, Inc. Plaintiff, vs. Robert Presley, Nancy Swedlund, Estate of Alison L. Keaupuni, deceased, Servion, Inc., Federal National Mortgage Association, Sawbill Companies, Inc., Neighborhood Housing Services of Duluth, Inc., Minnesota Housing Finance Agency, Timothy Macadams. Also all other persons unknown claiming any right, title, estate, interest or lien in the real estate described in the complaint herein, Defendants. THIS SUMMONS IS DIRECTED 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: Mark A. V. Petersen PETERSEN, PLC 5620 Memorial Ave N, Ste E Stillwater, MN 55082 651-351-0500 [email protected] 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 legally described as Lot 9 and the Westerly half of Lot 10, Block 57, HARRISONS BROOKDALE DIVISION OF DULUTH, St. Louis County, Minnesota, and commonly known as 2229 W 11th St., Duluth, MN 55806. DATED: May 27, 2021 PETERSEN, PLC /s/ Mark A. V. Petersen Mark A. V. Petersen (#278580) Attorney for Plaintiff 5620 Memorial Ave N, Ste E Stillwater, MN 55082 (651) 351-0500 [email protected] P.J. - June 3 and 10, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-197 In Re: Estate of RANDY J. CHILDS, a/k/a RANDY JOE CHILDS, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on June 29, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent’s Will dated March 29, 2021 and Separate Writing pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 524.2-513 dated March 9, 2021 and for the appointment of Jordan Kalm, whose address is 4901 Anderson Road, Hermantown, MN 55811, as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the Decedent’s estate. If you have any objections to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-221-7560 ext. 8 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: May 19, 2021 BY THE COURT Dale O. Harris Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. Robert R. Kanuit MN# 252530 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218-722-0861 Facsimile: 218-725-6800 email: [email protected] ATTORNEY FOR PETITIONER P.J. – May 27 and June 3, 2021 NOTICE OF LIEN SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT ON June 22, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at Duluth East Storage, at 5192 N. Tischer Rd., St. Louis County, Duluth, MN 55804, the St. Louis County Sheriff will sell at Public Sale the following described property, to-wit: All items stored within Unit #10 Said sale shall be held for the purpose of foreclosing a possessory lien claimed by Duluth East Storage pursuant to section 514.970, Minnesota Statutes for the account of Chelsea Frank, that said lien arises out of the storage and safekeeping of said property; that at the time of the said sale there will be due and owing for said services, the sum of $392.54 exclusive of the costs of sale. Dated at Duluth, Minnesota, this 27th day of May 2021. P.J. – June 3, 10 and 17, 2021 May 19, 2021 NOTICE OF VACATION OF ROAD HEARING GRAND LAKE TOWNSHIP ST. LOUIS COUNTY NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, the town board of Grand Lake Township, St. Louis County, Minnesota will conduct a public hearing on the 8 th day of June, 2021 at 6 p.m. at the Grand Lake Town Hall/Community Center located at 5297 Hwy 53, Saginaw MN 55779 for the purpose of considering and acting upon a petition received calling for the vacation of a portion of a town road. The petition describes the road as follows: ROW leaving the East Side of Sunny Lane at the East section line of Sec. 24 TWSP 51 N RGE 16 W St. Louis County MN, which is parallel to Lot 1 BLK 11 CARIBOU LAKE TRACTS TOWN OF GRAND LAKE, which is 66 ft in width south for 326.17 ft, at this point it is 33 ft in width south for 811.13 to the south east corner of Lot 1, Blk 11, and continues south. The portion of the road proposed to be vacated as stated in the petition is: The West 21 ft of the ROW by 1137.30 feet north to south, which parallels Lot 1, Blk 11 Caribou Lake Tracts Town of Grand Lake. All persons interested in this mat-ter are encouraged to attend the hearing. The tracts of land through which said road passes and the owners and occupants thereof, as stated in the petition, are as follows: Owners and Description of Land Daniel W. Beckwith 5920 Sunny Lane Rick Lindberg 5924 Sunny Lane Joseph Billings 5916 Sunny Lane Joycanne B. Hoyem 5922 Sunny Lane Dated: May 11, 2021 LeeAnn Vanderscheuren Township Clerk P.J. – May 20 and 27, 2021 Minnesota Secretary of State AMENDMENT TO ASSUMED NAME Minnesota Statutes Chapter 333 1. List the exact assumed name under which the business is or will be conducted: Northland Eco Mow 2. Principal place of business: 25 Flynn Street, Esko, MN 55733 USA 3. N/A 4. 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 and registered office address: Veteran Lawn and Landscape 25 Flynn Street Esko, MN 55733 5. This certificate is an amendment of Certificate of Assumed Name File Number: 1222608700023 Originally filed on: 3/7/2021 6. 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: March 15, 2021 By /s/ Troy Smith Troy Smith, President P.J. – May 20 and 27, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No.: 69DU-PR-21-188 In Re: Estate of JANET H. EVANS, a/k/a JANET HELEN EVANS, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on June 22, 2021 at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of Decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of Erin L. Walsburg, whose address is 3079 South Buffalo Avenue, Superior, Wisconsin 54880, as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s 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 Decedent’s estate. If you have any objections to this case, please contact Court Administration at (218) 726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated May 12, 2021 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy FRYBERGER, BUCHANAN, SMITH, AND FREDERICK, P.A. J. Steve Nys, Esq. MN# 0389228 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218-722-0861 Facsimile: 218-625-9271 e-mail: [email protected] ATTORNEY FOR PETITIONER P.J. - May 20 and 27, 2021 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: Encompass Real Estate Investment Services 2. Principal place of business: 306 W. Michigan St., #300, Duluth MN 55802 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 and registered office address: RB Management, Inc. 306 W. Michigan St., #300 Duluth, MN 55802 4. 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: May 12, 2021 By /s/ Ryan Boman Ryan Boman President P.J. – May 20 and 27, 2021 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-21-186 Estate of Gerald E. Plaisted, a/k/a Gerald Elder Plaisted, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on June 22, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent dated August 7, 2007 (“Will”), and for the appointment of Brenda M. Plaisted, whose address is 4671 Sand Lake Road, Moose Lake, MN 55767, 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at (218) 726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: May 11, 2021 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers 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 W. Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No.: 302004 Telephone: (218) 722-4766 FAX: (218) 529-2401 Email: [email protected] P.J. – May 20 and 27, 2021 Minutes Independent School District No. 704 Proctor, Minnesota REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING I. Call to Order The meeting was called to order by Jennifer McDonald, School Board Chair, at 7:03 p.m. II. Pledge of Allegiance III. Roll Call MEMBERS PRESENT: Jennifer McDonald, Kimberly Parmeter, Lynn Peterson, Amy Pocrnich, Jim Podgornik, Larry Shelton, and Joe Ward MEMBERS ABSENT: None STUDENT LIAISON MEMBERS: Josh Larson Also in Attendance: John Engelking, Superintendent, and Business Manager Stephen Anderson IV. Approval of Agenda MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Jim Podgornik to approve the Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. V. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of April 12, 2021. MOTION: Moved by Kimberly Parmeter and seconded by Larry Shelton to approve the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of April 12, 2021, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VI. Finance MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Joe Ward to approve the payment of bills dated April 26, 2021, in the amount of $208,463.52 covering checks 109540 through 109660; and approve the electronic transfers and payrolls for March 2021 as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VII. Commendations/Congratu-lations A. Congratulated Mirage players Alyssa Watkins and Ella Anick for being selected to the All State Team. B. Congratulated Mirage players Hannah Kauppinen, McKenzie Gunderson, Macy Sieger, and Ella Anick for being named to the All Academic Team. C. Congratulated and commended the Mirage for having the highest team GPA in the state at 3.989. D. Commended our administrative professionals for their dedication to our District and students. Administrative Professionals Week was April 18-24. Administrative Professionals Day was April 21. E. Commended the food service employees, bus drivers, paraprofessionals, custodians, and all staff involved who are working so hard to serve and deliver meals to the students of our district. It is also School Lunch Hero Day on May 7. Congratulations for serving over half a million meals during the pandemic to students in our community. F. Commended Steve Anderson for his leadership related to meal services in the district. G. Commended the entire Proctor Schools teaching staff for their hard work and dedication to our children on a daily basis. Teacher Appreciation Week is May 3-7. H. Commended our school nurses for their dedication to our District and students. National School Nurse Day is May 12. VIII. Public Participation - None IX. Consent Agenda MOTION: Moved by Kimberly Parmeter and seconded by Lynn Peterson to approve the Consent Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. A. Personnel Items 1. Accepted the resignation letter from Robert Winterfeld, Art teacher, effective June 9, 2021. 2. Accepted the resignation letters from Michael Bauman, Pike Lake Elementary and Jedlicka Middle School music teacher, effective June 9, 2021. 3. Accepted the resignation letter from Danielle Wines, Special Olympics advisor, effective June 9, 2021. 4. Accepted the resignation letter from James Bryant, 14 hours per week District-wide evening custodian, effective April 29, 2021. 5. Accepted the resignation letter from Amber Lowell, District-wide Head Cook, effective May 31, 2021. 6. Approved a partial 6th assignment for Nicole Appelwick, special education teacher at Jedlicka Middle School, beginning April 6, 2021. 7. Approved the request for a leave of absence from Erika Fellbaum, grade 4 teacher at Bay View Elementary, beginning April 12, 2021, through June 9, 2021. 8. Approved the recommendation to hire Blair Lundquist into the 1.0 FTE grade 4 long-term substitute teacher position at Bay View Elementary beginning April 21, 2021, through June 9, 2021. X. Items for Individual Action A. Approved and adopted the second reading of suggested District policy changes. MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Larry Shelton to approve and adopt the second reading of suggested District policy changes as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. B. Approved the Overnight Trip Request from Suzy Hartwick, Katie Sandor, and Gordy Westendorf for the high school choir and band to travel to Florida April 21-25, 2022. MOTION: Moved by Joe Ward and seconded by Lynn Peterson to approve the Overnight Trip Request from Suzy Hartwick, Katie Sandor, and Gordy Westendorf for the high school choir and band to travel to Florida April 21-25, 2022 as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. C. Approved a recommendation from the Insurance Committee and our insurance broker, Paul Pederson to accept the health insurance bid from the Northeast Service Cooperative for the 2021-2022 school year. This bid reflects a 2.5% increase with a guarantee cap in year two of a 7.5% increase. MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Kimberly Parmeter to approve a recommendation from the Insurance Committee and our insurance broker, Paul Pederson toaccept the health insurance bid from the Northeast Service Cooperative for the 2021-2022 school year. This bid reflects a 2.5% increase with a guarantee cap in year two of a 7.5% increase as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. D. Approved the Membership Enrollment Renewal Purchase of Service Agreement with Northern Lights Special Education Cooperative for the 2021-2022 school year. MOTION: Moved by Jim Podgornik and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the Membership Enrollment Renewal Purchase of Service Agreement with Northern Lights Special Education Cooperative for the 2021-2022 school year as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. XI. Items for Discussion/Information A. Superintendent Update B. Reviewed regional infection rates and learning models - The Rails Safe Committee met. In his Superintendent’s Update, he sent out infection rates. After John spoke with Aubrie, who had met with both MDE and MDH, and Carlie, the recommendation came forward that the district should try to keep kids in the current learning models. John again urged everyone to maintain the vigilant mitigation strategies. He further stated contact tracing is working well in the district. C. Public Relations Update 1. Items relating to the District from the Proctor Journal: a) April 15, 2021 Edition: “PHS Theater to stage Pump Boys and Dinettes this weekend,” “Knowledge Bowl sets PHS benchmarks,” “Proctor High School - Student of the Week: Emma Terhaar,” “GPS tracking installed on all Proctor school buses,” “PHS students to take MCAs, but state won't use results.” b) April 22, 2021 Edition: “Bay View Earth Day Project adopts gorillas, elephants,” “Proctor High School - Student of the Week: Evia Zakovich,” “Bay View K class in quarantine,” “REA3D seeking grant requests,” “Egerdahl scoreboard being repaired.” XII. Reports A. School Board Committee Reports 1. Curriculum Advisory Report 2. Community Education Report 3. Staff Development Report XIII. Communications A. School Board Comments and Observations 1. School Board Celebrations a) Lynn Peterson thanked the Policy Committee for its tireless efforts and dedication to the process. She also shared how wonderful it was to witness the joy in everyday occurrences. b) Amy Pocrnich praised the Starbase program and stated how glad she is that our district can participate in this endeavor. She also mentioned she is testing the Ride 360 app, and it is a valuable tool for parents. Amy announced that it is not too late to join the Trust Edge book study to be held May 3, at 6:00 p.m. Those interested should reach out to John Engelking to receive a book and get on the email list. c) Jennifer McDonald expressed her gratitude for teachers getting kids “May motivated.” She is appreciative of their efforts and commitment to kids and families. Jennifer further commented that Carlie and the entire nursing staff at Proctor Public Schools put in unbelievable hours to contact trace and keep our kids safe. B. Student Liaison Board Member Comments 1. Josh Larson said he is looking forward to the senior activities coming up at the end of the year. He also reminded the public that the PHS drama club’s high school production of Pump Boys and Dinettes will be May 7 and 8 at 7:00 p.m. and May 9 at 2:00 p.m. The public is allowed to attend. C. Township and City Communications - None XIV. Adjourn MOTION: A motion was made by Amy Pocrnich, seconded by Jim Podgornik, and unanimously approved to adjourn the meeting at 7:56 p.m. Roll Call Vote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. Respectfully submitted: Lynn Peterson, Clerk Jennifer McDonald, Chair P.J. – May 20, 2021 May 5, 2021 City of Proctor Residents Important Information Regarding Property Assessments. This may affect your 2022 property taxes. The Board of Appeal and Equalization for the City of Proctor will meet on Thursday May 13, 2021, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. at Proctor Area Community Center, 100 Pionk Drive Proctor, MN. The purpose of this meeting is to determine whether property in the jurisdiction has been properly valued and classified by the assessor. If you believe the value or classification of your property is incorrect, please contact your assessor’s office to discuss your concerns. If you disagree with the valuation or classification after discussing it with your assessor, you may appear before the local Board of Appeal and Equalization. The board will review your assessments and may make corrections as needed. Generally, you must appeal to the local board before appealing to the county board of appeal and equalization. Jess Rich, Administrator City of Proctor 218-624-3641 [email protected] 100 Pionk Drive Proctor, MN 55810 P.J. – April 29 and May 6, 2021 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING City of Proctor Planning and Zoning Commission Monday May 24, 2021 Notice is hereby given that the City of Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission will conduct a public hearing to consider the following: At 5:00 p.m.: An application from Sarah Sorenson for a variance from the City Code 1002.03 Subd. 4, (3): Exceptions for Front Yard: Notwithstanding other provisions of this chapter, “R Zones”: Provided, that in any “R” Zone, an enclosed vestibule or fixed canopy with a floor area of not more than 40 square feet may project into a front yard for a distance not to exceed 4 feet. Sarah Sorenson is requesting to build an attached addition 8’ x 12’ which would require an additional 10’ variance. Legal Description: Parcel 185-0165-00240 Lot 0024 & WLY 20FT OF LOT 25 MCGOVERN DIVISION C OF PROCTOR Common Property Description: 809 Almac Dr The hearing will be conducted (public input taken, Commission discussion and their action to approve or deny this request) by the Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission at a meeting Monday, May 24, 2021. Application, site plan, and responses to variance criteria are available by request from City Hall. Persons wishing to comment on the variance may do so in writing by addressing their comments to either the City Administrator or Building Inspector, 100 Pionk Drive, Proctor, or by calling 624-3641 prior to the meeting. By Order of the Planning & Zoning Commission of Proctor. Jessica Rich City Administrator P.J. – May 6, 2021 SUMMONS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT CIVIL DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-CV-21-728 Case Type: 14. Other Civil (Quiet Title) Joshua Barry Hendrickson, Plaintiff, vs. Sean Mulcahy, a/k/a Sean P. Mulcahy; Michell Mulcahy; 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 twenty (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, 1000 US Bank Place, 130 W. Superior Street, 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 twenty (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 St. Louis County, State of Minnesota, as follows: Lot 11, Block 79, WEST DULUTH, SIXTH DIVISION. 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 this 15th day of April, 2021. HANFT FRIDE, A Professional Association /s/ Charles H. Andresen Charles H. Andresen, #2604 1000 US Bank Place 130 W. Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802 (218) 722-4766 Attorney for Plaintiff P.J. – April 29, May 6 and 13, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-152 In Re: Estate of DOUGLAS C. PAINE, a/k/a DOUGLAS CARTER PAINE, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on May 25, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of Charles Cedric Paine, 130 Garden Street, Duluth, MN 55812: and Elizabeth Paine, 4541 France Ave. S. #1, Minneapolis, MN 55410 as co-personal representatives of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the decedent’s 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 decedent’s estate. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: April 15, 2021 BY THE COURT Jill A. Eichenwald Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Olson Law, PLLC Karen J. Olson MN# 300354 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 Facsimile: (218) 727-8558 e-mail: [email protected] P.J. – April 29 and May 6, 2021 Amended ORDER FOR HEARING STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE-TRUST DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-CV-14-2905 In the Matter of John’s Guthrie Trust, John’s Exempt Trust and John’s Appointment Trust Created Under the Germaine Guthrie Lifetime Trust North Shore Bank of Commerce, Duluth, Minnesota, trustee of the trusts above named, having filed in the office of the Clerk of the above-named Court accountings of the administration of said trusts for the period from January 1, 2020, to December 31, 2020, both dates inclusive, together with its Petition setting forth that said accountings disclose all transactions had in reference to the property of said trusts and the income therefrom during the period covered by said accountings, including itemized principal and income accounts and an inventory of the property held by it as trustee at the close of said accounting period, and the trustee having prayed the Court by said Petition that said accountings be heard by the Court and if found true and correct, that the same be approved and allowed. IT IS ORDERED, that a hearing be held by this Court at the County Courthouse in the City of Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota, via Zoom at 1:25 p.m. on the 1st day of June, 2021, at which hearing said Petition shall be heard and said accountings examined by the Court. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED, that notice of said hearing be given as follows: 1. By publishing a copy of this Order one time in a legal newspaper for St. Louis County, Minnesota at least twenty (20) days before the date of said hearing. 2. By mailing a copy of this Order to the current trustee and qualified beneficiaries of the trust whose identity is known and whose location is known or reasonably ascertainable to the Petitioner after making reasonable efforts to locate such persons at least fifteen (15) days before the date set for said hearing. No one is required to attend this hearing unless requested by the Court or unless they object to the relief requested in the Petition. Any person who objects to the Court’s granting the relief requested in the Petition shall make their objections in writing to the Court on or before the date set for hearing. At the time set for hearing, if the Petition herein is unopposed, the Court will enter in the record the fact that there was no appearance in opposition to the Petition and that no objection to the Petition has been filed with the Court. Thereupon, the Court shall make its determination on the strength of the pleadings. Dated: May 3, 2021 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers Judge of District Court JOHNSON, KILLEN & SEILER, P.A. Susan L. Waldie #0398834 230 West Superior Street, Suite 800 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218-722-6331 P.J. – May 6, 2021 NOTICE OF LIEN SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT ON May 25, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at Duluth East Storage, at 5192 N. Tischer Rd., St. Louis County, Duluth, MN 55804, the St. Louis County Sheriff will sell at Public Sale the following described property, to-wit: All items stored within Unit #6 and Unit #131 Said sale shall be held for the purpose of foreclosing a possessory lien claimed by Duluth East Storage pursuant to section 514.970, Minnesota Statutes for the account of Chelsea Frank, that said lien arises out of the storage and safekeeping of said property; that at the time of the said sale there will be due and owing for said services, the sum of $515.70 exclusive of the costs of sale. Dated at Duluth, Minnesota, this 29th day of April 2021. P.J. – May 6, 13, and 20, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP, APPOINTMENT OF CO-PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-156 Estate of: NICHOLAS D. WILSON, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on May 25, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held by this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, via Zoom, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Danyelle Burns, 1303 Sheridan Dr., Hastings, Nebraska and Robert Wilson, 109 S. M Road, Harvard, NE 68944 as co-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 no objections are filed or raised, the co-personal representatives 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 to 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 representatives or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: April 23, 2021 Dale O. Harris Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative THIS INSTRUMENT WAS DRAFTED BY: Johnson, Killen & Seiler, P.A. Susan L. Waldie 230 West Superior St., Ste 800 Duluth, MN 55802 218-722-6331 P.J. – April 29 and May 6, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS (NON-EXEMPT ESTATE) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-163 Estate of Janette Helen Kolar, a/k/a Janette H. Kolar and Janette Kolar, Decedent Notice is given that a petition has been filed requesting that the Estate assets be summarily assigned. The Petition requests the probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent’s last Will dated April 25, 2017 (“Will’). 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 June 1, 2021, at 1:45 p.m., by this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota. Notice is further 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 Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: April 29, 2021 BY THE COURT David M. Johnson Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Jeremy Hurd BEAUMIER TROGDON ORMAN HURD & VIEGAS, PLLP 227 West First Street, Suite 610 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No: 307701 Telephone: (218) 722-1000 FAX: (218) 722-2147 Email: [email protected] P.J. – May 6 and 13, 2021 NOTICE TO CREDITORS: FOREIGN PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE ACTING IN MINNESOTA STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-161 Estate of WILLIAM F. ERICKSON, Decedent Notice is given that Patrick William Erickson, residing at 117 S. Davidson, Sioux City, IA 55103 is the domiciliary foreign personal representative (“Personal Repre-sentative”) for the estate of William F. Erickson, a resident of the State of Iowa. On April 26, 2021, the Personal Representative filed with the Court a document stating an intention to exercise, as to assets in Minnesota, all powers of a local personal representative and to maintain actions and proceedings in Minnesota in accordance with Minn. Stat. 524.4-205. Notice is also given that any Minnesota creditor who objects to the Personal Representative’s exercise of power over assets in Minnesota must file a written objection within 60 days from the Personal Representative’s filing. If no objections are filed, the representative may, after the expiration of the 60-day period, exercise all powers of a local personal representative. Dated: April 27, 2021 Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Foreign Personal Representative Greg C. Gilbert. #0167320 Gilbert Law Office 1831 East 8th Street, Suite 103 Duluth, MN 55812 Telephone: 218-625-8777 [email protected] P.J. – May 6 and 13, 2021 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-21-158 Estate of Judith Ann Pyrlik, aka Judith A. Pyrlik, aka Judie Pyrlik, aka Judy Pyrlik, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on June 1, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Todd Victrelli, whose address is PO Box 314, Brookston, MN 55711 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: April 27, 2021 BY THE COURT David M. Johnson 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – May 6 and 13, 2021 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-21-155 Estate of Mark Wallace Peterson, aka Mark W. Peterson, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on May 25, 2021, at 1:30 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 dated, July 31, 2006, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Aaron Mark Peterson, aka Aaron M. Peterson, whose address is 998 99th Lane NE, Blaine, MN 55434 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: April 20, 2021 BY THE COURT Jill A. Eichenwald 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – May 6 and 13, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-150 In Re: Estate of MICHAEL W. HATLESTAD, a/k/a MICHAEL WILLIAM HATLESTAD, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on May 18, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, on a Petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent’s Will dated June 15, 2015, and for the appointment of Joan B. Hatlestad, whose address is 3411 Medin Road, Duluth, MN 55804, and Brooke R. Hatlestad, whose address is 1621 E. 6th Street, Duluth, MN 55812, as Co-Personal Representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the Decedent’s estate. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: April 14, 2021 BY THE COURT Jill A. Eichenwald Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Olson Law, PLLC Karen J. Olson MN# 300354 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 Facsimile: (218) 727-8558 e-mail: [email protected] ATTORNEY FOR PETITIONER P.J. – April 29 and May 6, 2021 April 21, 2021 SUMMONS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT CIVIL DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69-DU-CV-21-543 Case Type: 14. Other Civil (Quiet Title) Glen M. Filipovich, a/k/a Glenn M. Filipovich, Debra Irene Filipovich, a/k/a Debra I. Filipovich, and Olaf Kuhlke, Plaintiffs, vs. Jeff L. Mandelkow; Dana K. Mandelkow; Citizens Bank & Trust Co.; the unknown heirs of Theodore M. Asperheim, deceased; the unknown heirs of Dennis R. O’Donnell, deceased; Janet F. O’Donnell; the unknown heirs of Ernest E. Mattson, deceased; Judith Ann Mattson; Dale R. Reed; Darcy D. Reed; Kristin L. Reed, n/k/a Kristin L. Parendo; Shawn B. Reed; 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 Plaintiffs have started a lawsuit against you. The Plaintiffs’ 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, 1000 US Bank Place, 130 W. Superior Street, Duluth, MN 55802. 3. YOU MUST RESPOND TO EACH CLAIM. The Answer is your written response to the Plaintiffs’ Complaint. In your Answer you must state whether you agree or disagree with each paragraph of the Complaint. If you believe the Plaintiffs 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 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: South 20 feet of Lot 6, Block 65, Endion Division of Duluth, according to the recorded plat thereof. The object of this action is to obtain a judgment that Plaintiffs are 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 Plaintiffs against any of the Defendants. Dated this 19th day of March, 2021 HANFT FRIDE, A Professional Association /s/ Holly E. Haller Holly E. Haller (#0395484) 1000 US Bank Place 130 W. Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802 (218) 722-4766 Attorney for Plaintiffs P.J. – April 15, 22 and 29, 2021 MIDWAY TOWNSHIP PUBLIC NOTICE Important Information Regarding Property Assessments This may affect your 2022 property taxes The Board of Appeal and Equalization for Midway Township will be held on Tuesday, May 4th, 2021, from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. by Zoom. The Meeting ID is: 986 1099 7591 and the Passcode is: 632503 to participate. The purpose of this meeting is to determine whether property in the jurisdiction has been properly valued and classified by the assessor. If you believe the value or classification of your property is incorrect, please contact your assessor’s office to discuss your concerns. If changes need to be considered, your assessor, with you, could forward this proposed change to the St. Louis County Board of Appeals. If they decide no change is warranted, you would still be able to take your concern to the St. Louis County Board of Appeals. Laura Picconatto Clerk, Midway Township P.J. - April 15 and 22, 2021 IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING PROPERTY ASSESSMENTS This may affect your 2022 property taxes. Due to COVID-19 Notice is hereby given that the Board of Appeal & Equalization for Town of Grand Lake in St. Louis County, Minnesota will ONLY accept appeals received in writing by April 29, 2021 at address below or Email: [email protected], Send written appeals to LeeAnn Vanderscheuren, Clerk, PO Box 1023, Twig MN 55791 The purpose of this meeting is to determine whether property in the jurisdiction has been properly valued and classified by the assessor. If you believe the value or classification of your property is incorrect, please contact your assessor’s office to discuss your concerns. If you disagree with the valuation or classification after discussing it with your assessor, you may submit your WRITTEN APPEAL as stated above to our local board of appeal and equalization. The board shall review your assessments and may make corrections as needed. Generally, you must appeal to the local board of appeal and equalization before an appeal can be taken to your county board of appeal and equalization. LeeAnn Vanderscheuren, Clerk, Town of Grand Lake P.J. – April 8, 15 and 22, 2021 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-21-145 Estate of Walter Olaf Iverson, Jr., a/k/a Walter O. Iverson, Jr., a/k/a Walter Iverson, Jr., Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on May 18, 2021, at 1:30 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 dated, July 25, 2013, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Daniel Walter Iverson, whose address is 4277 Heartwood Lane, Hermantown, MN 55811 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: April 12, 2021 BY THE COURT Jill A. Eichenwald Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Paul W. Wojciak Beaumier Trogdon Orman Hurd & Viegas, PLLP 227 West 1st Street, Suite 610 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No: 289735 Telephone: (218) 722-1000 FAX: (218) 722-2147 Email: [email protected] P.J. – April 22 and 29, 2021 SUMMONS (PUBLICATION) State of Wisconsin Douglas County Circuit Court Court File No. 21-CV-53 Case Code Nos. 30301 30304 30404 BHM CAPITAL, LLC a Delaware limited liability company Plaintiff, v. HOME AGAIN LIVING, LLC a Minnesota limited liability company and MONEY FOR JUSTICE, LLC a Minnesota limited liability company Defendants, THE STATE OF WISCONSIN To: Home Again Living, LLC, a Minnesota limited liability company You are hereby notified that the Plaintiff named above has filed a Complaint action against you. Within forty (40) days after April 15, 2021 you must respond with a written demand for a copy of the Complaint. The demand must be sent or delivered to the Court, whose address is 1313 Belknap Street, Suite 222, Superior, Wisconsin 54880 and to Parrish J. Jones, attorney, whose address is below. You may have an attorney help or represent you. If you do not demand a copy of the Complaint within forty (40) days, the Court may grant judgment against you for the award of money or legal action requested in the Complaint, and you may lose your right to object to anything that is or may be incorrect in the Complaint. A judgment may be enforced as provided by law. A judgment awarding money may become a lien against any real estate you own now or in the future, and may also be enforced by garnishment or seizure of property. Date: April 9, 2021 /s/ Parrish J. Jones Parrish J. Jones State Bar No. 1056811 823 Belknap Street, Suite 222 Superior, WI 54880 Telephone: 715-394-7751 P.J. – April 15, 22 and 29, 2021 Minutes Independent School District No. 704 Proctor, Minnesota Regular School Board Meeting - Zoom Monday, March 22, 2021 REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING I. Call to Order The meeting was called to order by Jennifer McDonald, School Board Chair, at 7:03 p.m. II. Pledge of Allegiance III. Roll Call MEMBERS PRESENT: Jennifer McDonald, Kimberly Parmeter, Lynn Peterson, Amy Pocrnich, Jim Podgornik, Larry Shelton, and Joe Ward MEMBERS ABSENT: None STUDENT LIAISON MEMBERS: Josh Larson Also in Attendance: John Engelking, Superintendent, and Business Manager Stephen Anderson IV. Approval of Agenda MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Jennifer McDonald to approve the Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. V. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of March 8, 2021. MOTION: Moved by Jim Podgornik and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of March 8, 2021, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VI. Finance MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Lynn Peterson to approve the payment of bills dated March 22, 2021, in the amount of $209,831.30 covering checks 109256 through 109416; and approve the electronic transfers and payrolls for February 2021 as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VII. Commendations/Congratulations A. Congratulations to Tyler Blom, Technical Education teacher, for being nominated for MREA’s Educator of Excellence Award. B. Congratulations to the Knowledge Bowl team for placing first out of nineteen teams at their final meet of the season. Members include Josh Larson, Alex McPhee, Ethan Carlson, John Werner, and Josh Knight. Good luck at Sections! VIII. Public Participation - None IX. Consent Agenda MOTION: Moved by Kimberly Parmeter and seconded by Larry Shelton to approve the Consent Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. A. Personnel Items 1. Approved the recommendation to hire Michael Wirtanen into the 14 hours per week District-wide custodian position effective March 1, 2021. 2. Approved the recommendation to hire James Bryant into the 14 hours per week District-wide evening custodian position effective March 1, 2021. 3. Approved the recommendation to hire Cori Glad into the 35 hours per week LPN position at Bay View Elementary effective March 8, 2021. 4. Approved the recommendation to hire Kaylee Smalley into a 20 hours per week educational assistant position at Bay View Elementary effective March 15, 2021. 5. Approved the recommendation to hire Ashley Wegner into the 1.0 FTE special education long-term substitute position at Proctor High School beginning March 15, 2021, through approximately April 30, 2021. 6. Approved the recommendation to hire Erin Sather as the assistant volleyball coach beginning in the 2021-2022 school year. 7. Accepted the resignation letter from Lexi Davis, special education teacher at Jedlicka Middle School, effective March 26, 2021. 8. Accepted the resignation letter from Jeff Bruch, Business Education teacher at the Proctor High School, effective June 9, 2021. 9. Accepted the retirement letter from Victoria Jacques, speech/language pathologist, effective June 9, 2021. 10. Approved the Pay Grade change for Desirae Marchand, educational assistant at the secondary site, from Pay Grade 19 to Pay Grade 16 effective February 16, 2021. Desirae successfully completed the Parapro Assessment test. 11. Approved the 6th assignment for John Martin - Edmentum Culinary Arts program (Distance Learning) beginning February 8th. X. Items for Individual Action A. Approved and adopted the second reading of suggested District policy changes. MOTION: Moved by Lynn Peterson and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve and adopt the second reading of suggested District policy changes as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. B. Adopted resolution of accepting gifts received. MOTION: Moved by Larry Shelton and seconded by Jim Podgornik to adopt resolution of accepting gifts received as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. C. Adopted a resolution authorizing the Superintendent of Schools to close open enrollment options based on reviews of class size and school capacities. MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Joe Ward to adopt a resolution authorizing the Superintendent of Schools to close open enrollment options based on reviews of class size and school capacities as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. D. Accepted the “Notice of Desire to Negotiate” from EdMN Proctor Teachers, and directed Superintendent Engelking to establish dates and procedures to negotiate the 2021-2023 contract. MOTION: Moved by Larry Shelton and seconded by Kimberly Parmeter to accept the “Notice of Desire to Negotiate” from EdMN Proctor Teachers, and direct Superintendent Engelking to establish dates and procedures to negotiate the 2021-2023 contract as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. E. Accepted the “Notice of Desire to Negotiate” from AFSCME Local 66 and our Bus Drivers, and directed Superintendent Engelking to establish dates and procedures to negotiate the 2021-2023 contract. MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Lynn Peterson to accept the “Notice of Desire to Negotiate” from AFSCME Local 66 and our Bus Drivers, and direct Superintendent Engelking to establish dates and procedures to negotiate the 2021-2023 contract as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. F. Reviewed and accepted the recommendation from the Regional Health Support Team and the Rails Safe Committee regarding a return to four (4) days of in-person learning at our secondary site. MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Jim Podgornik to accept the recommendation from the Regional Health Support Team and the Rails Safe Committee regarding a return to four (4) days of in-person learning at our secondary site. The motion was revised to include the recommended date of return will be no earlier than April 13. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. XI. Items for Discussion/Information A. Superintendent Update B. Social Media Report Card - John briefly reported on social media participation in our district. C. Weather related school closures and procedures for after school activities 1. Amy Pocrnich expressed concern regarding the timeliness of school closings and notifying athletes and parents when a change is made later in the day. She spoke about consistency and clarity in messaging. 2. John Engelking explained the procedure the district currently uses for school closings. 3. Other board members talked about past precedent and the difficulty surrounding spring weather conditions. D. Reviewed regional infection rates. E. Public Relations Update 1. Items relating to the District from the Proctor Journal: a) March 11, 2021 Edition: “REA3D auction begins on-line March 12,” “H-P Dance team to state for third straight year,” “Bettendorf wins Section Nordic title, off to state,” “Proctor High School - Student of the Week: Daniel Luhm,” “ISD 704 plans for Kindergarten sign-up,” “PHS Winter Spirit Week,” “COVID-19 infection rates drop as vaccine eligibility expanded.” b) March 18, 2021 Edition: “REA3D online auction underway, star-studded program Friday,” “Storm causes outages, school closings,” “Health protocols cancels games,” “Proctor High School - Student of the Week: Connor Suliin,” “Carlson receives scholarship.” 2. Item relating to the District from KBJR TV: a) March 16, 2021: “Proctor food drive distributes semi-truck of food under 3 Hours.” 3. Item relating to the District from WDIO TV: a) March 16, 2021: “St. Luke’s & Event Center was the site for food distribution for families in need.” XII. Reports A. School Board Committee Reports 1. Activities Committee Report XIII. Communications A. School Board Comments and Observations 1. School Board Celebrations a) Lynn Peterson thanked the community for its support regarding the REA3D fundraising endeavor. It was highly successful. b) Joe Ward stated it was an amazing, heartwarming event. c) Amy Pocrnich congratulated the Proctor PeeWee A team and mentioned a going away celebration planned after their Thursday night practice at 7:20. d) Joe Ward also congratulated the Bantams and PeeWee teams for their successful seasons. He further congratulated the Mirage hockey team and the wrestling team and commended them for the effort they have put in this year. e) Lynn thanked Anthony Wood for his work with the food drive. f) Kim Parmeter encouraged students to submit their work to the Congressional Art Competition. The information can be found on Pete Stauber’s website. B. Student Liaison Board member Comments 1. Josh Larson mentioned that the Knowledge Bowl Team will be going to State. He also stated he hopes for a normal graduation this year and looks forward to the All-Night Grad Party. 2. Lynn also commented that Josh had beautifully sung the “Star Spangled Banner” for the REA3D event. C. Township and City Communications Board Member Comments 1. Jennifer McDonald attended the Midway Township meeting and expressed the district’s gratitude for their generous support during the pandemic and also their support with the All-Night Grad Party. 2. Lynn Peterson attended the beginning of the Solway Township virtual meeting, but the official meeting was postponed until August. XIV. Adjourn MOTION: A motion was made by Lynn Peterson, seconded by Joe Ward, and unanimously approved to adjourn the meeting at 9:13 p.m. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. Respectfully submitted: Lynn Peterson, Clerk Jennifer McDonald, Chair P.J. – April 22, 2021 Special School Board Meeting - Zoom Monday, April 5, 2021 SPECIAL SCHOOL BOARD MEETING I. Call to Order The meeting was called to order by Jennifer McDonald, School Board Chair, at 7:03 p.m. II. Pledge of Allegiance III. Roll Call MEMBERS PRESENT: Jennifer McDonald, Kimberly Parmeter, Lynn Peterson, Amy Pocrnich, Jim Podgornik, and Joe Ward MEMBERS ABSENT: Larry Shelton STUDENT LIAISON MEMBERS: Josh Larson Also in Attendance: John Engelking, Superintendent, and Business Manager Stephen Anderson IV. Approval of Agenda MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Jim Podgornik to approve the Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. V. Items for Individual Action A. Following a review of infection rates, accept and approve a recommendation from Public Health regarding full in-person learning at the secondary site. MOTION: Motion revised by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Lynn Peterson to accept and approve the recommendation from Public Health and the Rail Safe Committee to remain in the current learning models - in person at the elementary sites and hybrid at the secondary site. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VI. Adjourn MOTION: A motion was made by Amy Pocrnich, seconded by Kimberly Parmeter, and unanimously approved to adjourn the meeting at 7:39 p.m. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. Respectfully submitted: Lynn Peterson, Clerk Jennifer McDonald, Chair P.J. – April 22, 2021 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-20-135 Estate of Gerald Bill Postal, aka Gerald B. Postal, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on May 11, 2021, at 9:00 a.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 dated, December 12, 2014, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Karl R. Norman, whose address is 947 N Prospectors Rd., Apache Junction, AZ 85119 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: February 8, 2021 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – April 15 and 22, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE IN UNSUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-140 Estate of MARGUERITE N. DORAN, also known as MARGUERITE NOEMA DORAN, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on May 11, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at the St. Louis County Courthouse, 100 North Fifth Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent’s Will dated, October 15, 2013, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Corey Douglas, whose address is 106 Pony Court, Lino Lakes, MN 55014, as personal representative of the Estate of Decedent in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with full power to administer the Decedent’s 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 to administer the Decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently being held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is also given that subject to Minn. Stat. 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: April 7, 2021 Eric Hylden Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative Sandra E. Butterworth (#13869) Attorney at Law 525 Lake Avenue South, Suite 214 Duluth, MN 55802 (218) 722-1411 P.J. – April 15 and 22, 2021 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: JM Inc. Home 2. Principal place of business: 2270 Lismore Road, Duluth, MN 55804 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 and registered office address: JM Inc. 2270 Lismore Road Duluth, MN 55804 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: April 7, 2021 /s/ Ken Johnston P.J. – April 15 and 22, 2021 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-21-135 Estate of Donald Harry Reese, Jr., aka Donald H. Reese, Jr., Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on May 4, 2021, at 1:45 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Dale Reese, whose address is 428 N 58th Ave. W., Apt. 2, 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, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 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: April 2, 2021 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – April 15 and 22, 2021 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-21-144 Estate of Donelda Aloy Thompson, a.k.a. Donelda A. Thompson & Donelda Thompson, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on May 18, 2021, at 1:30 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 the Decedent dated, December 9, 2005, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Scott Warren Thompson 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: April 14, 2021 BY THE COURT Jill A. Eichenwald Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Paul W. Wojciak Beaumier Trogdon Orman Hurd & Viegas, PLLP 227 West 1st Street, Suite 610 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No: 289735 Telephone: (218) 722-1000 FAX: (218) 722-2149 Email: [email protected] P.J. – April 22 and 29, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION AND FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL EXEMPT ESTATE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-137 Estate of John W. Soetebier, Decedent. Notice is given that a petition has been filed requesting that the Estate assets be summarily assigned. The Petition requests the probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent’s last Will dated August 12, 2015, and any codicil(s) to the Will, and separate writings under Minn. Stat. § 524.2-513 (“Will”). 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. It is Ordered and Notice is now given that the Petition will be heard on May 11, 2021, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota. Dated: March 31, 2021 BY THE COURT Sally Tarnowski 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: [email protected] P.J. – April 15 and 22, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION (INTESTATE ) (EXEMPT ESTATE) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-139 Estate of Rickey W. Pond, Decedent. Notice is given that a petition has been filed by Corey W. Pond requesting that the Estate assets be summarily assigned and distributed without probate 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 or claims are filed or raised, the Court may issue a decree distributing or assigning the Estate’s assets. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at (218) 726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. It is Ordered and Notice is now given that the Petition will be heard on May 11, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., by this Court at the St. Louis County Courthouse located in Duluth, Minnesota. Dated: April 5, 2021 Eric Hylden District Court Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Aaron R. Bransky, #226610 Andrew, Bransky & Poole, P.A. 302 W. Superior St., Suite 300 Duluth, MN 55802 (218) 722-1764 (218) 722-6137 fax P.J. – April 15 and 22, 2021 April 7, 2021 ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT No. 69DU-CV-20-2108 In the Matter of the Petition of William R. Raymond and Jody A. Raymond, Trustees of the William R. Raymond and Jody A. Raymond Revocable Living Trust Dated September 1, 2011 in Relation to Certificate of Title No. 15600 issued for land in the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota and legally described as follows: Lot 432, HOMECROFT PARK TO: Debbie Winslow; Diane Pietsch; the unknown heirs of Irene Josephson; the unknown heirs of Victor Josephson; the unknown heirs of Jessie M. Tierney; the unknown heirs of Jacqueline A. Keefer; and the unknown heirs of Floyd Keefer 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 May 5, 2021 (“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: IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the above described sale to the State of Minnesota for delinquent taxes be and the same hereby is confirmed and that the claim of the State of Minnesota thereunder is hereby subordinated to the title of Petitioners herein, and that said tax sale and forfeiture be marked upon the Auditor’s records as having been paid and otherwise treated by the County Auditor according to the provisions of Minnesota Statutes, Section 508.53, so far only as the same effects the surface of the land hereinbefore described. IT IS HEREBY FURTHER ORDERED that pursuant to Minn. Stat. §508.67, subd. 1, William R. Raymond and Jody A. Raymond, Trustees of the William R. Raymond and Jody A. Raymond Revocable Living Trust dated September 1, 2011, are now the owners in fee simple of the following described land situated in the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota, to-wit: Lot 432 HOMECROFT PARK EXCEPT all minerals and mineral rights IT IS HEREBY FURTHER ORDERED that the St. Louis County Registrar of Title shall cancel Certificate of Title No. 15600 and issue the following certificates of title in lieu thereof: 1. A new Certificate of Title showing William R. Raymond and Jody A. Raymond, Trustees of the William R. Raymond and Jody A. Raymond Revocable Living Trust dated September 1, 2011, to be the owners in fee simple of the following: Lot 432 HOMECROFT PARK EXCEPT all minerals and mineral rights Said new Certificate of Title shall be entered free and clear of all memorials. 2. A residue Certificate of Title showing State of Minnesota in Trust for the Taxing Districts to be the owner in fee simple of: All minerals and mineral rights in and to: Lot 432 HOMECROFT PARK Said residue Certificate of Title shall be entered free and clear of all memorials. 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 $295.00 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 [email protected] 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 and a copy of the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 and the Petition 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: Kimberly E. Brzezinski Examiner of Titles /s/ Kimberly E. Brzezinski Dated: March 24, 2021 By /s/ Dale O. Harris JUDGE OF THE DISTRICT COURT Attorney for Petitioner: Olson Law, PLLC Karen J. Olson Attorney ID: 0300354 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 (218) 727-8557 P.J. – April 1 and 8, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS (NON-EXEMPT ESTATE) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-127 Estate of Kevin Scott Cosner, a/k/a Kevin S. Cosner and Kevin Cosner, 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. It is Ordered and Notice is now given that the Petition will be heard on May 4, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., by this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota. Notice is further 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 Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: March 29, 2021 BY THE COURT Dale O. Harris Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Larry M. Nord BEAUMIER TROGDON ORMAN HURD & VIEGAS, PLLP 227 West First Street, Suite 610 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No: 79613 Telephone: (218) 722-1000 FAX: (218) 722-2147 Email: [email protected] P.J. – April 8 and 15, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL 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-21-111 In Re: Estate of Linda Ruth Woods, formerly known as Linda Ruth Archambault, also known as Linda Ruth Woods, f/k/a Linda Ruth Archambault, and f/k/a Linda Dinkel, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on April 20, 2021 at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirs of the decedent, and for the appointment of Jennifer Schmidt, whose address is 409 North 80th Avenue West, Duluth, MN 55807, as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the 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 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 (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: March 18, 2021 BY THE COURT Jon A. Maturi Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Peter L. Radosevich (MN# 027236X) RADOSEVICH LAW OFFICE P.O. Box 384 Esko, Minnesota 55733 Telephone: (218) 879-0008 P. J. – April 1 and 8, 2021 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-21-101 Estate of Kenneth Edwin Ohlund a/k/a Kenneth E. Ohlund, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on May 4, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Avenue W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Elsie Ohlund, whose address is 505 1st Street, Apt. 209, Two Harbors, MN 55616 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: March 29, 2021 BY THE COURT Dale O. Harris Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Christopher Dahlberg Dahlberg Law Office, P.A. 130 W. Superior Street, Suite 730 Duluth, MN, 55802 Attorney License No: 0323998 Telephone: (218) 722-5809 FAX: (218) 722-3785 Email: [email protected] P.J. – April 8 and 15, 2021 IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING PROPERTY ASSESSMENTS This may affect your 2022 property taxes. Due to COVID-19 Notice is hereby given that the Board of Appeal & Equalization for Town of Grand Lake in St. Louis County, Minnesota will ONLY accept appeals received in writing by April 29, 2021 at address below or Email: [email protected], Send written appeals to LeeAnn Vanderscheuren, Clerk, PO Box 1023, Twig MN 55791 The purpose of this meeting is to determine whether property in the jurisdiction has been properly valued and classified by the assessor. If you believe the value or classification of your property is incorrect, please contact your assessor’s office to discuss your concerns. If you disagree with the valuation or classification after discussing it with your assessor, you may submit your WRITTEN APPEAL as stated above to our local board of appeal and equalization. The board shall review your assessments and may make corrections as needed. Generally, you must appeal to the local board of appeal and equalization before an appeal can be taken to your county board of appeal and equalization. LeeAnn Vanderscheuren, Clerk, Town of Grand Lake P.J. - April 8, 15 and 22, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN A SUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-PR-21-100 Estate of Alexander S. Maisuk, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on April 20, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at the Courthouse in Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the will of the Decedent, dated September 4, 2014, and for the appointment of Mark S. Thro, whose address is 9526 Boyd Avenue, Duluth, Minnesota 55808, as personal representative of the Estate of the Decedent in a supervised administration. Any objection 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 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: March 17, 2021 By /s/ Leslie E. Beiers District Court Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative David A. Stromgren #106562 STROMGREN LAW OFFICE 403 North 57th Avenue West Duluth, Minnesota 555807 (218) 624-5766 [email protected] P.J. – April 1 and 8, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION NON-EXEMPT ESTATE AND REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-123 In Re: Estate of Denise Renee Mead, a/k/a Denise R. Mead and Denise Mead, 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. It is Ordered and Notice is now given that the Petition will be heard on May 4, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., by this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota. Notice is further 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 Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: March 25, 2021 BY THE COURT Dale O. Harris Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Paul W. Wojciak Beaumier, Trogdon Orman Hurd & Viegas 227 West First Street, Suite 610 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No: 289735 Telephone: (218) 722-1000 FAX: (218) 722-2147 Email: [email protected] P.J. – April 1 and 8, 2021 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-21-96 Estate of Roberta Gayle Ceryes, aka Roberta G. Ceryes, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on April 27, 2021, at 1:45 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Mike Lofquist, whose address is 5211 Hwy 31, Brookston, MN 55711 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: March 24, 2021 BY THE COURT Dale O. Harris 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – April 1 and 8, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON ANCILLARY PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No.: 69DU-PR-21-133 In Re: Estate of JOY KOLEHMAINEN REYNOLDS, f/k/a JOY KRISTINA REYNOLDS, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on May 4, 2021 at 1:45 PM, a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent's Will dated December 26, 2015 and for the appointment of James R. Kingsley whose address is 623 Beverly Road, Circleville, OH 43113 as personal representative of the Decedent's estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the Decedent’s estate. If you have any objections to this case, please contact Court Administration at (218) 726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent's estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: March 29, 2021 BY THE COURT Dale O. Harris Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. Robert R. Kanuit MN# 0252530 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218-722-0861 Facsimile: 218-725-6800 e-mail:[email protected] ATTORNEY FOR PETITIONER P.J. – April 8 and 15, 2021 NOTICE TO CREDITORS: FOREIGN PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE ACTING IN MINNESOTA STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-132 Estate of Robert A. Peterson, Decedent Notice is given that Brian Romanowsky, residing at 64 Maple Avenue, Morristown, New Jersey 07960 is the domiciliary foreign Personal Representative (“Personal Representative”) for the estate of Robert A. Peterson, a resident of the State of New Jersey. On March 26, 2021, the Personal Representative filed with the Court a document stating an intention to exercise, as to assets in Minnesota, all powers of a local Personal Representative and to maintain actions and proceedings in Minnesota in accordance with Minnesota Statutes section 524.4-205. Notice is also given that any Minnesota creditor who objects to the Personal Representative’s exercise of power over assets in Minnesota must file a written objection within 60 days from the Personal Represetative’s filing. If no objections are filed, the representative may, after the expiration of the 60 day period, exercise all powers of a local Personal representative. Dated: March 29, 2021 Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Foreign Personal Representative 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: [email protected] P.J. – April 8 and 15, 2021 PUBLIC NOTICE TOWNSHIP JOB OPENINGS Part-time Seasonal Job Openings will be available this Summer for: Public Landing Watercraft Inspectors for Grand Lake Township at Caribou Lake Inspector Role: • Duties include, but not limited to: Examining boats; educating the public about aquatic invasive species; recording data, logs & surveys (using App on phone, Note: Smartphone is required). • Skills include: Physical, problem solving, and administrative reporting. On time, responsible, friendly & approachable, effectively communicate, professional appearance. Ability to be outside for long periods of time. Related experience/knowledge preferred, but not required. Landing Hours: • Caribou Lake: Weekday and Weekend shifts to include Holidays. • Spring Training: Must be available to complete DNR training. • May - Sept. 2021. May have additional adjusted shifts based on funding and weather. There will be multiple, seasonal, temporary part-time positions available. Average 4/hours per shift. Pay is $13.50/hour. Position expires in October. If anyone is interested, please notify Township in writing (mail or email) including your skills, qualifications, references and contact information by April 15, 2021 at 5pm. The positions will be hired by the Township. A Town Board member will contact you when your letter is received. If you have any questions, contact the Town Clerk. SUBMIT in writing (Mail or Email) by 5PM on April 15, 2021 to: Grand Lake Township c/o Job Opening PO Box 1023, Twig, MN 55791 [email protected] 218-464-2392 LeeAnn Vanderscheuren, Town Clerk March 25, 2021 P.J. - April 1 and 8, 2021 PROCTOR PUBLIC NOTICES NOTICE is hereby given that the Planning Commission of the City of Proctor will conduct a public hearing on Monday, April 26, 2021, 5:00 p.m. to consider the following: Amend Section 1002.01 (22) of the City of Proctor Zoning Code definition of a “Structure” as follows: (22) Structure. Any building or edifice, or any constructed addition to a building or edifice that changes its external dimensions or anything not collapsible, which is placed or built in or on the ground, shall be considered a structure. Every structure shall be subject to setback requirements prescribed by the City Code. Required permits shall be obtained for structures before they are placed. Temporary storage bins or units and the like are not considered structure, unless they meet applicable building codes; provided, however, that such storage bins or units and the like are only permitted pursuant a conditional use permit in all zones, except for “I” zones, in which zone no conditional use permit is required. The hearing will be conducted (public input taken, Commission discussion and their action to approve or deny this request) by the Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission. Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, this hearing will be held via Live Stream on Trac 7. Persons wishing to comment on the code amendment may do so during the hearing by calling 218-628-6289, or in writing by addressing their comments to either the City Administrator or Building Official, 100 Pionk Drive, Proctor. Written comments may be submitted to City Hall no later than 4:30 PM on Friday, April 23, 2021, or emailed to [email protected] by noon on the day of the meeting. Materials regarding the above items are available upon request. By Order of the Planning & Zoning Commission of Proctor. Jess Rich City Administrator P.J. – April 8, 2021 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING City of Proctor Planning and Zoning Commission Monday, April 26, 2021 Notice is hereby given that the City of Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission will conduct a public hearing to consider the following: At 5:00 p.m.: An application from Sarah Sorenson for a variance from the City Code 1002.03 Subd. 4, (3): Exceptions for Front Yard: Notwithstanding other provisions of this chapter, “R Zones”: Provided, that in any “R” Zone, an enclosed vestibule or fixed canopy with a floor area of not more than 40 square feet may project into a front yard for a distance not to exceed 4 feet. Sarah Sorenson is requesting to build an attached addition 8’ x 12’ which would require a variance of an additional 56 square feet and an extra 4’ projection into the front yard. Legal Description: Parcel 185-0165-00240 Lot 0024 & WLY 20FT OF LOT 25 MCGOVERN DIVISION C OF PROCTOR Common Property Description: 809 Almac Dr The hearing will be conducted (public input taken, Commission discussion and their action to approve or deny this request) by the Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission at a meeting Monday, April 26, 2021. Application, site plan, and responses to variance criteria are available by request from City Hall. Persons wishing to comment on the variance may do so in writing by addressing their comments to either the City Administrator or Building Inspector, 100 Pionk Drive, Proctor, or by calling 624-3641 prior to the meeting. By Order of the Planning & Zoning Commission of Proctor. Jessica Rich City Administrator P.J. – April 8, 2021 AMENDED 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-21-36 In Re: The Estate of RICHARD R. SMITH a/k/a Richard Ray Smith, Decedent. TO ALL INTERESTED PARTIES: A Petition for Formal Probate of a Will and for Appointment of Personal Representative has been filed with the Court. The Petition for formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the decedent, dated October 17th, 2019 under Minn. Stat. 524.2-513 (Will) and for the appointment of Richard Todd Smith, as personal representative of the estate of the above named decedent in unsupervised administration. 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 personal representative will be appointed to administer the Estate, including the power to collect all assets, to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses, and sell real and personal property, and 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 218-726-2460, option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. IT IS ORDERED and Notice is hereby given that on the 27th day of April, 2021, at 1:45 o’clock p.m., a virtual hearing will be held in the above named Court House located at 100 N. 5th Ave. West, Duluth, Minnesota. Notice is also given to all interested persons under Minn. Statute 524.1-401 and persons who have filed a demand for notice (Minn. Statute 524.3-204) Notice shall be given by publishing this Notice and Order as provided under Minn. Stat. 524.3-801. ALL CREDITORS having claims against said Estate are required to present the same to said personal representative or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this notice or said claims will be barred. 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: March 31, 2021 Honorable Dale O. Harris Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Michael J. Talarico 313 N. Central Avenue Duluth, MN 55807-2501 Phone: (218) 628-1055 P.J. – April 8 and 15, 2021 March 30, 2021 ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT No. 69DU-CV-20-2108 In the Matter of the Petition of William R. Raymond and Jody A. Raymond, Trustees of the William R. Raymond and Jody A. Raymond Revocable Living Trust Dated September 1, 2011 in Relation to Certificate of Title No. 15600 issued for land in the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota and legally described as follows: Lot 432, HOMECROFT PARK TO: Debbie Winslow; Diane Pietsch; the unknown heirs of Irene Josephson; the unknown heirs of Victor Josephson; the unknown heirs of Jessie M. Tierney; the unknown heirs of Jacqueline A. Keefer; and the unknown heirs of Floyd Keefer 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 May 5, 2021 (“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: IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the above described sale to the State of Minnesota for delinquent taxes be and the same hereby is confirmed and that the claim of the State of Minnesota thereunder is hereby subordinated to the title of Petitioners herein, and that said tax sale and forfeiture be marked upon the Auditor’s records as having been paid and otherwise treated by the County Auditor according to the provisions of Minnesota Statutes, Section 508.53, so far only as the same effects the surface of the land hereinbefore described. IT IS HEREBY FURTHER ORDERED that pursuant to Minn. Stat. §508.67, subd. 1, William R. Raymond and Jody A. Raymond, Trustees of the William R. Raymond and Jody A. Raymond Revocable Living Trust dated September 1, 2011, are now the owners in fee simple of the following described land situated in the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota, to-wit: Lot 432 HOMECROFT PARK EXCEPT all minerals and mineral rights IT IS HEREBY FURTHER ORDERED that the St. Louis County Registrar of Title shall cancel Certificate of Title No. 15600 and issue the following certificates of title in lieu thereof: 1. A new Certificate of Title showing William R. Raymond and Jody A. Raymond, Trustees of the William R. Raymond and Jody A. Raymond Revocable Living Trust dated September 1, 2011, to be the owners in fee simple of the following: Lot 432 HOMECROFT PARK EXCEPT all minerals and mineral rights Said new Certificate of Title shall be entered free and clear of all memorials. 2. A residue Certificate of Title showing State of Minnesota in Trust for the Taxing Districts to be the owner in fee simple of: All minerals and mineral rights in and to: Lot 432 HOMECROFT PARK Said residue Certificate of Title shall be entered free and clear of all memorials. 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 $295.00 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 [email protected] 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 and a copy of the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 and the Petition 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: Kimberly E. Brzezinski Examiner of Titles /s/ Kimberly E. Brzezinski Dated: March 24, 2021 By /s/ Dale O. Harris JUDGE OF THE DISTRICT COURT Attorney for Petitioner: Olson Law, PLLC Karen J. Olson Attorney ID: 0300354 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 (218) 727-8557 P.J. – April 1 and 8, 2021 ORDER FOR HEARING STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69-C8-94-600980 In the Matter of the Ben and Jeanne Overman Charitable Trust Neuberger Berman Trust Company N.A., Petitioner and Trustee of the Trust above named, having filed in the office of the Clerk of the above-named Court an accounting of the administration of said Trust for the period of January 1, 2020, to December 31, 2020, all dates inclusive, together with its Petition setting forth that said accounting discloses all transactions had in reference to the property of said Trust and the income therefrom during the period covered by said accounting, including a summary of investment position, an asset allocation, a detail of investment position, an activity summary, and a client ledger showing the transactions and items held by it as Trustee during and at the close of the 2020 accounting period, and the Trustee having requested the Court by said Petition that said accounting be heard and examined by the Court and if found true and correct that the accounting be settled, approved, and allowed in all respects and the fees paid be approved. IT IS ORDERED, that a hearing be held by this Court via Zoom through the County Courthouse in the City of Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota, at 1:25 p.m. on the 27th day of April, 2021, at which hearing said petition shall be heard and said accountings examined by the Court. Hearing will be held remotely via a Zoom session. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED, that notice of said hearing be given as follows: 1. By publishing a copy of this Order one time in a legal newspaper for St. Louis County, Minnesota, at least twenty (20) days before the date of said hearing. 2. By mailing a copy of this Order to the Attorney General of the State of Minnesota, Charities Division, 445 Minnesota Street, Suite 1400, St. Paul, MN 55101 at least fifteen (15) days before the date set for said hearing. No one is required to attend this hearing unless requested by the Court or unless they object to the relief requested in the Petition. Any person who objects to the Court’s granting the relief requested in the Petition shall make their objections in writing to the Court on or before the date set for hearing. At the time set for hearing, if the Petition is unopposed, the Court will enter in the record the fact that there was no appearance in opposition to the Petition and that no objection to the Petition has been filed with the Court. Thereupon, the Court shall make its determination on the strength of the pleadings. Dated: March 26, 2021 BY THE COURT s/ Dale O. Harris Judge of District Court JOHNSON, KILLEN & SEILER, P.A. 230 West Superior Street, Suite 800 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone 218-722-6331 P.J. – April 1, 2021 Minutes Independent School District No. 704 Proctor, Minnesota Regular School Board Meeting - Zoom Monday, March 8, 2021 REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING I. Call to Order The meeting was called to order by Jennifer McDonald, School Board Chair, at 7:03 p.m. II. Pledge of Allegiance III. Roll Call MEMBERS PRESENT: Jennifer McDonald, Kimberly Parmeter, Lynn Peterson, Amy Pocrnich, Jim Podgornik, Larry Shelton, and Joe Ward MEMBERS ABSENT: None STUDENT LIAISON MEMBERS: Josh Larson Also in Attendance: John Engelking, 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. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. V. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of February 22, 2021. MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Joe Ward to approve the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of February 22, 2021, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VI. Finance MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Kimberly Parmeter to approve the payment of bills dated March 8, 2021, in the amount of $287,448.72 covering checks 109103 through 109255 as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VII. Commendations/Congratu-lations A. Commended and congratulated Ines Chandler (Kids' Zone Coordinator), Shirley Letica (Kids' Zone Bay View Site Manager), Krista Paulick (Kids' Zone Pike Lake Site Manager), and all the Kids' Zone staff for successfully planning and implementing Emergency Child Care for the school district. Many additional hours of planning and preparation went into providing emergency child care, and they handled each learning model change with grace and poise to ensure our students were successful. B. Congratulated the Knowledge Bowl team, Proctor 1, for finishing first out of eleven schools. Team members are: Ethan Carlson, Joshua Larson, Alex McPhee, and John Werner. C. Congratulated the Math Team for being Section 7A runner-ups. D. Congratulated Josh Larson for being the Section 7A Individual Math League Champion. Josh was also named to the All-St. Louis River Division Team and took third place overall in the league. E. Congratulated Josh Larson and Zach Johnson for being named to the All-Section Math Team. F. Congratulated John Werner and Anika Burke for being named to the All-Section Honorable Mention Math Team. G. Congratulated the Proctor Hermantown Dance Team for qualifying for the state meet. H. Congratulated the following Nordic Skiers for qualifying for state - Della Bettendorf and Aiden Van Straten. Della was also the Section champion. VIII. Public Participation Item moved from XI.B A. Gina Cole introduced Laura Brambilla, the Native American Liaison. Gina and Laura reviewed the Native American approved plan with the Board. 1. Gina Cole discussed the purpose of the funding and the role of the Native American Parent Committee as it relates to the World’s Best Workforce Goals. 2. Laura Brambilla reported on her goals and her plans for the district. Her office is at Bay View Elementary, and she will work throughout the district. 3. John Engelking formally welcomed her and encouraged her to reach out to himself or the board if she needed anything. IX. Consent Agenda MOTION: Moved by Kimberly Parmeter and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the Consent Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. A. Personnel Items 1. Approved the placement of Darrelette Silver into the 32.5 hours per week educational assistant position at Bay View Elementary effective February 26, 2021. 2. Approved the placement of Heather Budisalovich into the 40 hours per week elementary secretary position at Bay View Elementary effective February 22, 2021. 3. Approved the placement of Danielle Beaudin into the 24.5 hours per week educational position at Bay View Elementary effective March 8, 2021. 4. Approved the recommendation to hire Carley Lindelof into the District-wide 20 hours per week custodian C-III position effective March 1, 2021. 5. Approved the recommendation to hire Chris Klatte into the boys’ and girls’ golf coach position beginning in the 2020-2021 season. 6. Approved the recommendation to hire Brayden Rohweder into the 9th grade track and field position for the 2020-2021 season only. 7. Accepted the resignation letter from Zachary LaFond-Hudson, 1.0 FTE 7th/8th grade STEM teacher at Jedlicka Middle School, effective June 9, 2021. 8. Accepted the retirement letter from Lori Fichtner, Early Childhood Program Manager, effective June 25, 2021. 9. Accepted the retirement letter from Curt Benassi, Transportation Director, effective June 15, 2021. 10. Accepted the retirement letter from Kathy Bjonskaas, union bus driver, effective June 8, 2021. 11. Approved the request for a leave of absence from Joyce McQuiston, special education teacher at the secondary site, beginning February 1, 2021, through May 1, 2021. 12. Approved the request for a leave of absence from Jodi Kehtel, Media Center Clerk/Ed Assistant at Pike Lake Elementary, beginning February 16, 2021, through approximately March 24, 2021. 13. Revised the salary for William Seay, 1.0 FTE physical science teacher at the high school effective March 9, 2021. B. Approved the spring coaches and volunteers for the 2020-2021 school year. Softball Head Coach: James Joyce Asst. Coach: Bobbijean Miller Volunteer: Ashley Hanson Volunteer: Wendy Gunderson Volunteer: Pat Walsh Volunteer: Sarah Urban Baseball Head Coach: Anthony Bush Asst. Coach: Jacob Lewis Volunteer: Joe Gingerelli Volunteer: Jesse Meehl Volunteer: Nathan Bush Volunteer: Noah Hobbs Volunteer: Mason Flick Volunteer: Austin Parrott Track - Girls Head Coach: Jim Savre 9th Grade: Brayden Rohweder Asst. 9th Grade: Glen Gilderman Track - Boys Head Coach: Nathan Johnson 9th Grade: Matt Knight Volunteer: Dean Dahlvang Golf Chris Klatte X. Items for Individual Action A. Approved the first reading of suggested District policy changes. MOTION: Moved by Lynn Peterson and seconded by Jim Podgornik to approve the first reading of suggested District policy changes as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP JP LS JW) 0 - No 1 - Abstain (AP) Motion approved. B. Approved and adopted District policies with minor changes. (In accordance with Policy 208 the Board may approve policies at one meeting with minor or no changes.) MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve and adopt District policies with minor changes as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. C. Approved the revised budget for the 2020-2021 school year. MOTION: Moved by Joe Ward and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the revised budget for the 2020-2021 school year as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. XI. Items for Discussion/Infor-mation A. Superintendent Update B. Item moved to VIII. Public Participation C. School Board Goals/Strategic Plan The kick off for the Trust Edge community book read will begin April 5 with a presentation of the pillars and a format for how the program will work. We will utilize brief surveys. The discussions will be once a month on the first Monday of each month. D. Annual Township Meeting - Talking Points 1. John has distributed the notes to those who will attend the meetings. E. Reviewed regional infection rates 1. Last week’s rates were down to 10.82 although expectations are for a slight uptick this week. 2. More staff members have been vaccinated and an assessment for bringing the secondary to a four day week has been discussed. The next Rail Safe meeting is March 17. 3. John reminded the community to not let up on mitigation strategies. Ther district has followed the science during the pandemic. He also spoke briefly about a plan for graduation. F. Public Relations Update 1. Items relating to the District from the Proctor Journal: a) February 25, 2021 Edition: “HS returns all grades,” “Celebrate our school bus drivers,” “School Board members deserve thanks, too,” “Proctor High School -Student of the Week: Jake Amendola,” “299 Proctor students on Honor Roll.“ b) March 4, 2021 Edition: “Alyssa Watkins scores 100th career point,” “Proctor High School - Student of the Week: Ali Carlson,” “PHS celebrating Spirit Week,” “Covid puts demand on RailsTV,” “Grad Party donations accepted,” “ISD 704 gets A1 rating.” XII. Reports A. School Board Committee Reports 1. Policy Committee Report 2. Community Education Advisory Council Report 3. The Activities Committee Report will be in the next board agenda. B. Enrollment Report for March 2021 XIII. Communications A. School Board Comments and Observations 1. School Board Celebrations a) John and Jennifer shared appreciation for retirees Curt Benassi, Kathy Bjonskaas, and Lori Fichtner. The district is grateful for their service and wishes them a long, happy retirement. b) Lynn mentioned a Facebook post from a teacher that affirmed how amazing our students are at Proctor Public Schools. This teacher had written about a list of classic literature that a student intended to read. c) Amy commented on how kids are eager and engaged to be back in school, learning with their teachers. d) Jennifer spoke about MSBA sessions she had recently attended and said if board members want to see something on the agenda to contact the board chair or the superintendent. e) Joe congratulated the Duluth School District for bringing high school and middle school students back into their buildings. He also talked about the Teamsters and the City of Proctor joining forces to provide food boxes to community members at the St. Luke’s Event Center on March 16. f) Lynn reminded the community about the upcoming REA3D event. The online auction begins March 12, and the program honoring PHS alumni will be Friday night, March 19 at 7:00 p.m. B. Student Liaison Board Member Comments 1. Josh stated his classmates were excited to be back in school. With distance learning, there was less engagement. He thanked the board on behalf of the students for the decisions it has had to make this year. 2. The board congratulated Josh on his achievements as previously noted in the board minutes. C. Township and City Communications - None XIV. Adjourn MOTION: A motion was made by Amy Pocrnich, seconded by Joe Ward, and unanimously approved to adjourn the meeting at 8:24 p.m. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. Respectfully submitted: Lynn Peterson, Clerk Jennifer McDonald, Chair P.J. – April 1, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL 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-21-111 In Re: Estate of Linda Ruth Woods, formerly known as Linda Ruth Archambault, also known as Linda Ruth Woods, f/k/a Linda Ruth Archambault, and f/k/a Linda Dinkel, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on April 20, 2021 at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirs of the decedent, and for the appointment of Jennifer Schmidt, whose address is 409 North 80th Avenue West, Duluth, MN 55807, as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the 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 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 (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: March 18, 2021 BY THE COURT Jon A. Maturi Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Peter L. Radosevich (MN# 027236X) RADOSEVICH LAW OFFICE P.O. Box 384 Esko, Minnesota 55733 Telephone: (218) 879-0008 P. J. – April 1 and 8, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN A SUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-PR-21-100 Estate of Alexander S. Maisuk, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on April 20, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at the Courthouse in Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the will of the Decedent, dated September 4, 2014, and for the appointment of Mark S. Thro, whose address is 9526 Boyd Avenue, Duluth, Minnesota 55808, as personal representative of the Estate of the Decedent in a supervised administration. Any objection 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 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: March 17, 2021 By /s/ Leslie E. Beiers District Court Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative David A. Stromgren #106562 STROMGREN LAW OFFICE 403 North 57th Avenue West Duluth, Minnesota 555807 (218) 624-5766 [email protected] P.J. – April 1 and 8, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN A SUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-PR-21-92 Estate of Gail Yvonne Christensen, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on April 13, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at the Courthouse in Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the will of the Decedent, dated January 23, 2002, and for the appointment of Miriam E. Meyer, whose address is 901 Valley Drive, Duluth, Minnesota 55804, as personal representative of the Estate of the Decedent in a supervised administration. Any objection 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 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: March 12, 2021 By /s/ Leslie E. Beiers District Court Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative David A. Stromgren #106562 STROMGREN LAW OFFICE 403 North 57th Avenue West Duluth, Minnesota 555807 (218) 624-5766 [email protected] P.J. – March 25 and April 1, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION NON-EXEMPT ESTATE AND REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-123 In Re: Estate of Denise Renee Mead, a/k/a Denise R. Mead and Denise Mead, 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. It is Ordered and Notice is now given that the Petition will be heard on May 4, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., by this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota. Notice is further 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 Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: March 25, 2021 BY THE COURT Dale O. Harris Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Paul W. Wojciak Beaumier, Trogdon Orman Hurd & Viegas 227 West First Street, Suite 610 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No: 289735 Telephone: (218) 722-1000 FAX: (218) 722-2147 Email: [email protected] P.J. – April 1 and 8, 2021 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-21-96 Estate of Roberta Gayle Ceryes, aka Roberta G. Ceryes, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on April 27, 2021, at 1:45 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Mike Lofquist, whose address is 5211 Hwy 31, Brookston, MN 55711 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: March 24, 2021 BY THE COURT Dale O. Harris 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – April 1 and 8, 2021 NOTICE OF INFORMAL APPPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS (WITHOUT A WILL) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT CASE TYPE: INFORMAL PROBATE Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-327 In Re the Estate of John Russell Jensen, Deceased TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS AND CREDITORS: Notice is hereby given that an application for informal appointment of personal representative has been filed with the Probate Registrar. No will has been presented for probate. The application has been granted. Notice is also given that the Probate Registrar has informally appointed the following: Thomas Dice Jensen 138 Circle A. Drive S. Wayzata, MN 55391 as Personal Representative of the Estate of the Decedent. 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. Unless objections are filed pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-607, and the court otherwise orders, the Personal Representative has full power to administer the Estate, including, after 30 days from the date of issuance of letters, the power to sell, encumber, lease or distribute real 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 (4) months after the date of this Notice, or the claims will be barred. Dated: December 14, 2020 By /s/ Eric Hylden Eric Hylden District Court Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Janet Riegle Deputy P.J. – March 25 and April 1, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL 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-21-91 In Re: Estate of William Leland Martinson, a/k/a William Martinson, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on April 13, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at St. Louis County Courthouse, 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of Decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of Chris Martinson, whose address is 5201 Glendale Street, Duluth, MN 55804, as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsuper-vised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses; to sell real and personal property; and to do all necessary acts for the Decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: March 11, 2021 BY THE COURT By /s/ Leslie E. Beiers Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy GILBERT LAW OFFICE Greg C. Gilbert, #0167320 1831 East 8th Street, Suite 103 Duluth, MN 55812 Telephone: (218) 625-8777 email: [email protected] Attorney for Petitioner P.J. – March ­25 and April 1, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-98 In Re: Estate of GEORGIA JANET AMBLI, a/k/a GEORGIA J. AMBLI and GEORGIA AMBLI, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on April 20, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the decedent’s Will dated January 8, 2021 and for the appointment of Fred G. Ambli, whose address is 5959 Seville Road, Duluth, MN 55811, as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses; sell real and personal property, and do all necessary acts for the decedent’s estate. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: March 16, 2021 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Olson Law, PLLC Karen J. Olson MN# 300354 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 Facsimile: (218) 727-8558 e-mail: [email protected] P.J. – March 25 and April 1, 2021 March 17, 2021 Minnesota Secretary of State ASSUMED NAME Amendment to Assumed Name Minnesota Statutes Chapter 333 1. List the exact assumed name under which the business is or will be conducted: Condo & Home Advisors 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 6311 Homestead Road, Duluth, MN 55804 USA 3. NA 4. 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 and registered office address: Condo & Home Advisors LLC 6311 Homestead Road Duluth, MN 55804, USA 5. This certificate is an amendment of Certifcate of Assumed Name File Number: 3899305-2 Originally filed on 07/01/2010 Under the name: Apartment and Home Advisors 6. 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: March 11, 2021 /s/ Suzanne Lannon, Manager P.J. – March 18 and 25, 2021 ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT No. 69DU-CV-21-371 In the Matter of the Petition of Gina L. Davis and Terry L. Davis in Relation to Certificate of Title No. 241149 issued for land in the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota and legally described as follows: Lot 3 Block 39 SAVANNA ADDITION TO FLOODWOOD EXCEPT minerals. SUBJECT to the mineral rights reserved by deed recorded in the office of the County Recorder in Book 385 of Deeds page 599. TO: PIELET BROS SCRAP IRON & METAL INC., an Illinois Corporation 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 May 5, 2021 (“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: 1. IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that pursuant to Minn. Stat. §508.67, subd. 1, Terry L. Davis and Gina L. Davis, are now the owners in fee simple of the following described land situated in the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota, to-wit: Lot 3 Block 39 SAVANNA ADDITION TO FLOODWOOD EXCEPT minerals. SUBJECT to the mineral rights reserved by deed recorded in the office of the County Recorder in Book 385 of Deeds page 599. 2. IT IS HEREBY FURTHER ORDERED that the St. Louis County Registrar of Titles shall cancel Certificate of Title No. 241149 and issue in lieu thereof the following certificate of title: a. A new Certificate of Title showing Terry L. Davis and Gina L. Davis, to be the owners in fee simple of the following: Lot 3 Block 39 SAVANNA ADDITION TO FLOODWOOD EXCEPT minerals. SUBJECT to the mineral rights reserved by deed recorded in the office of the County Recorder in Book 385 of Deeds page 599. Said new Certificate of Title shall be entered free and clear of memorials. 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 $295.00 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 [email protected] 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 and a copy of the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 and the Petition 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: Kimberly E. Brzezinski Examiner of Titles /s/ Kimerly E. Brzezinski Dated: March 4, 2021 Dale O. Harris JUDGE OF THE DISTRICT COURT Attorney for Petitioner: Paul A. Loraas 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Phone No. 218-725-6812 Fax No. 218-725-6800 P.J. – March 11 and 18, 2021 NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that default has occurred in the conditions of the following described Mortgage: INFORMATION REGARDING MORTGAGE TO BE FORECLOSED 1. Date of Mortgage: October 28, 2008 2. Mortgagors: June E. Bober. 3. Mortgagees: First National Bank, a USA Corporation. 4. Recording Information: Recorded on November 17, 2008 as Document Number: 01095609, in the Office of the County Recorder of St. Louis County, Minnesota. 5. Assignments/Modifications of Mortgage if any: None. INFORMATION REGARDING MORTGAGED PREMISES 6. Tax parcel ID of the mortgaged premises: 020-0150-07030 7. Legal Description of the mortgaged premises: Lots 21 and 22 Block 26 Northern Addition to Chisholm. 8. The Property address is: 310 NW 8th St. Chisholm, MN 55719 OTHER FORECLOSURE DATA 9. The person holding the Mortgage: 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: First National Bank. 10. If stated on the Mortgage, the name of the mortgage originator, as defined in Minn. Stat. § 58.02, is (not stated). INFORMATION REGARDING FORECLOSURE 11. The requisites of Minn. Stat. 580.02 have been satisfied. 12. The original principal amount secured by the Mortgage was $31,875.00. 13. At the date of this notice the amount due on the Mortgage, including taxes, if any, paid by the holder of the Mortgage is: $10,278.72. 14. Interest rate on the date of sale: 7.25%. 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 St. Louis County, at public auction on April 28, 2021, at 10:00 a.m., at St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office, 100 W. 5th Ave., Duluth MN 55802. 16. The time allowed by law for redemption by Mortgagor or Mortgagor’s personal representative or assigns is six (6) months after the date of sale. 17. Minn. Stat. 580.04(b) provides that if the real estate is owner occupied, single-family dwelling, 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 is 11:59 p.m. on October 28, 2021. THE TIME ALLOWED BY LAW FOR REDEMPTION BY 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. 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. Dated: March 01, 2021 First National Bank, Mortgagee JOHNSON KILLEN & SEILER, P.A. By: /s/ Susan L. Waldie Atty #0398834 230 W. Superior St., Ste. 800 Duluth, MN 55802 (218)722-6331 Attorneys for Mortgagee THIS IS A COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR AND IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THIS PURPOSE P.J. – March 11, 18, 25 and April 1, 8, 15, 2021 Minutes Independent School District No. 704 Proctor, Minnesota Regular School Board Meeting - Zoom Monday, February 22, 2021 REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING I. Call to Order The meeting was called to order by Jennifer McDonald, School Board Chair, at 7:04 p.m. II. Pledge of Allegiance III. Roll Call MEMBERS PRESENT: Jennifer McDonald, Kimberly Parmeter, Lynn Peterson, Amy Pocrnich, Larry Shelton, and Joe Ward MEMBERS ABSENT: Jim Podgornik STUDENT LIAISON MEMBERS: Josh Larson Also in Attendance: John Engelking, 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 revised. Consent Agenda - Item A.4 effective date changed to March 2, 2021. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. V. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of February 8, 2021. MOTION: Moved by Joe Ward and seconded by Jennifer McDonald to approve the Minutes of The Regular School Board Meeting of February 8, 2021, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VI. Finance MOTION: Moved by Kimberly Parmeter and seconded by Lynn Peterson to approve the payment of bills dated February 22, 2021, in the amount of $247,531.96 covering checks 108987 through 109102; and approve the electronic transfers and payrolls for January 2021 as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VII. Commendations/Congratulations A. Recognized our School Board members for their dedication to education, our students, and our community. School Board Recognition Week is February 22-26, 2021. B. Recognized our bus drivers for the outstanding job they do transporting our students safely to and from school. School Bus Driver Appreciation Day is February 24, 2021. VIII. Public Participation - None IX. Consent Agenda MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Kimberly Parmeter to approve the Consent Agenda as revised. Item A.4 effective date changed to March 2, 2021. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. A. Personnel Items 1. Approved the placement of Alisa White into the 32.5 hours per week educational assistant position at Bay View Elementary effective February 9, 2021. 2. Approved the placement of Darrelette Silver into the 24.5 hours per week educational assistant position at Bay View Elementary effective February 22, 2021. 3. Approved the recommendation to hire Bobbijean Miller as the assistant softball coach beginning in the 2020-2021 softball season. 4. Approved the recommendation to hire Eric Busker into the 23 hours per week educational assistant position at the secondary site effective March 2, 2021. 5. Approved the request for a leave of absence from Kristin Hagemeyer, grade 3 teacher at Pike Lake Elementary, for the 2021-2022 school year. 6. Approved the request for a leave of absence from Samantha Gralewski, ELA teacher at Jedlicka Middle School, beginning August 31, 2021, through December 31, 2021. 7. Approved the request for a leave of absence from Leslie Francisco, union bus driver, beginning March 1, 2021, through approximately May 28, 2021. 8. Approved the request for a leave of absence from Tanner Hall, 9th grade assistant track and field coach, for the 2020-2021 season. 9. Increased the open 31.25 hours per week educational assistant position at Bay View Elementary to 32.5 hours per week (an increase of 1.5 hrs/wk) due to increased special education needs. 10. Increased the hours of Desirae Marchand, educational assistant at the secondary site, from 18 hours per week to 23 hours per week due to increased special education needs beginning February 22, 2021. X. Items for Individual Action A. Approved and adopted the second reading of suggested District policy changes. MOTION: Moved by Larry Shelton and seconded by Lynn Peterson to approve and adopt the second reading of suggested District policy changes as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. B. Approved the High School Course Catalog for the 2021-2022 school year. MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Joe Ward to approve the High School Course Catalog for the 2021-2022 school year as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. C. Amended the cooperative agreement in golf with Esko to reflect Proctor Public Schools as the host school. MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Joe Ward to amend the cooperative agreement in golf with Esko to reflect Proctor Public Schools as the host school as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. XI. Items for Discussion/Information A. Superintendent Update B. Annual Township Meetings are officially scheduled for March 9th 1. Lynn will attend Solway’s meeting via GoToMeeting. Larry will attend if Lynn is unable. 2. Jennifer will attend Midway’s meeting via Zoom. Kim will attend if Jennifer is unable. 3. Canosia and Grand Lake both prefer a written statement. John will handle this. C. Strategic Plan and Board Goals 1. John wanted to keep this on the agenda as the strategic plans are updated. 2. The district will purchase books for people who want to engage in a book study for The Trust Edge. Amy and Lynn will work with John regarding how this will roll out. 3. The board needs to set its goals for the upcoming year. D. Reviewed regional infection rates and return to in-person learning. E. Public Relations Update 1. Items relating to the District from the Proctor Journal : a. February 11, 2021 Edition: “Proctor High School - Student of the Week: Mason Kalnbach,” “School calendar for 2021-22 set,” “City council, school board differ on remote meetings.” b. February 18, 2021 Edition: “One-third of PHS seniors in winter activities,” “PHS Math team Section runner-up,” “Coaches weigh-in on MSHSL postseason plan,” “Proctor High School - Student of the Week: Ella Boysen.” XII. Reports A. School Board Committee Reports 1. Operations Committee Report 2. Curriculum Advisory Committee Report XIII. Communications A. School Board Comments and Observations 1. Board Celebrations a) Lynn commented on a basketball story involving two seniors, the basketball coach, and cooperation with the opposing team. b) Jennifer shared a story regarding the 8th grade seminar class and students interested in the nursing profession. She further thanked the students and staff for their work getting back to school. c) Kim said she was happy for students returning to school. d) Joe thanked the Education Minnesota Proctor representatives for their frank conversation during the Operations Meeting. He also stated school is different from the normal circumstances and asked for everyone to show grace. B. Student Liaison Board Member Comments 1. After some coaxing from the board, Josh announced the math team’s success at its recent meet. C. Township and City Communications - None XIV. Adjourn MOTION: A motion was made by Joe Ward, seconded by Amy Pocrnich, and unanimously approved to adjourn the meeting at 8:08 p.m. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (JM KP LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. Respectfully submitted: Lynn Peterson, Clerk Jennifer McDonald, Chair P.J. – March 18, 2021 Summary of the Proctor City Council Meeting Minutes MINUTES OF THE PROCTOR CITY COUNCIL MEETING for Tuesday, February 16, 2021 *Due to COVID-19: Meeting access by the public was available through the live stream on the Trac 7 YouTube channel. Jess Rich served as the meeting coordinator. Mayor Ward called the meeting to order at 6:01 p.m. MEMBERS PRESENT: Jake Benson, Rory Johnson, Jim Rohweder, Chad Ward, Troy DeWall OTHERS PRESENT: City Administrator Jess Rich, City Attorney John Bray Motion by DeWall, seconded by Benson and carried 5-0 to approve the City Council minutes from Monday, February 1, 2021. Motion by Ward, seconded by Rohweder and carried 5-0 to approve the agenda for Tuesday, February 16, 2021, Motion by Rohweder, seconded by Johnson and carried 5-0 to approve the consent agenda for Tuesday, February 16, 2021. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by Johnson and carried 5-0 to approve resolution 10-21, approving the submittal of a grant application for the sand and salt shed. Motion by Ward, seconded by DeWall and carried 4-0 (Rohweder abstained) to direct Administrator Rich to request an application to St. Louis County to withhold tax forfeited property from land sale for submittal on Friday, February 19, 2021. Motion by Ward, seconded by DeWall and carried 5-0 to declare the Riverside travel trailer and the G5 Pontiac Coup as surplus property and approve resolution 13-21. Councilor Bensons asks that a reserve be placed on the proceeds. E. Absentee/Early In-Person Voting – Informational Discussion Motion by Johnson, seconded by Rohweder and carried 5-0 to extend the contract between Jay Boysen and the City of Proctor for building inspection services with a new expiration date of December 31, 2021 as submitted. General: $174,655.58 Liquor: $34,792.12 TOTAL BILLS FOR APPROVAL: $209,447.70 Motion by DeWall, seconded by Rohweder and carried 5-0 to approve the bills as submitted. Councilor DeWall confirms the credit card payment for Indeed to be designated to the correct fund. Motion by DeWall, seconded by Johnson and carried 5-0 to adjourn the City Council meeting at 6:37 p.m. P.J. – March 18, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION (TESTATE - EXEMPT ESTATE) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-78 In Re: Estate of LINWOOD A. SKAFTE, a/k/a LINWOOD SKAFTE, Deceased. Notice is given that a Petition has been filed requesting that the Estate assets be summarily assigned and distributed without probate 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 or claims are filed or raised, the Court may issue a Decree distributing or assigning the Estate’s assets. If you have any objections to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. It is Ordered and Notice is now given that the Petition will be heard on April 6, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., by this Court at the St. Louis County Courthouse, Duluth, Minnesota. Notice is further given that (subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against the Estate are required to present the claims to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: March 2, 2021 By /s/ David M. Johnson Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy J. Steve Nys Attorney for Petitioner Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No 389228 Telephone: 218-722-0861 FAX: 218-725-6800 P.J. – March 11 and 18, 2021 SUMMONS (To be tried in Duluth, MN) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Case Type: Quiet Title Court File No.: 69DU-CV-21-300 Eischen Family Limited Liability Company, Plaintiff, v. All persons unknown claiming any right, title, estate, interest, or lien in the real property described in the summons and complaint herein, Defendants. this summons is directed to the defendants named above. 1. YOU ARE BEING SUED. The plaintiff has started a lawsuit against you. The plaintiff’s Complaint against you is attached to this Summons and is on file in the office of the court administrator of the above named court. 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 21 DAYS TO PROTECT YOUR RIGHTS. You must give or mail to the person who signed this summons a written response called an Answer within 21 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: Paul A. Loraas Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. 700 Lonsdale Building 302 West Superior Street 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 21 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 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 for District Courts. 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 real property in St. Louis County, Minnesota, and legally described as: All that part of the Southwest Quarter of the Northeast Quarter of the Northeast Quarter of Section 17, Township 50 North, Range 14 West of the Fourth Principal Meridian, St. Louis County, Minnesota described as follows: Commencing at the North Quarter corner of said Section 17; thence on an assumed bearing of South 89 degrees 59 minutes 25 seconds East, along the North line of the Northeast Quarter of said Section 17 for a distance of 1326.60 feet to the West line of the Northeast Quarter of the Northeast Quarter of said Section 17; thence South 00 degrees 23 minutes 09 seconds East, along said West line 910.76 feet to the South line of the North 3 and 3/4 acres of the Southwest Quarter of said Northeast Quarter of the Northeast Quarter, said point being the point of beginning of the parcel herein described; thence North 89 degrees 53 minutes 21 seconds East, along said South line 662.85 feet to the East line of said Southwest Quarter of the Northeast Quarter of the Northeast Quarter; thence South 00 degrees 21 minutes 30 seconds East, along said East line 5.54 feet to the North line of the South 6 and 1/4 acres of said Southwest Quarter of the Northeast Quarter of the Northeast Quarter; thence South 89 degrees 46 minutes 06 seconds West, along said North line 662.84 feet to the West line of said Southwest Quarter of the Northeast Quarter of the Northeast Quarter; thence North 00 degrees 23 minutes 09 seconds West, along said West line 6.93 feet to the point of beginning. 8. The purpose of this lawsuit is to obtain a judgment declaring that the plaintiff is the owner in fee of the real property described above, and that the defendants, and each of them, have no right, title, estate, interest, or lien in or upon such real property. 9. NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that no personal claim is made by plaintiff against any of the defendants. Dated: February 12, 2021 FRYBERGER, BUCHANAN, SMITH & FREDERICK, P.A. Paul A. Loraas, Atty. Reg. #0249592 700 Lonsdale Building 302 West Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802 (218) 722-0861 Attorneys for Plaintiff ACKNOWLEDGMENT REQUIRED BY MINN. STAT. §549.211, SUBD. 1 The undersigned hereby acknowledges that pursuant to Minn. Stat. §549.211, subd. 3, sanctions may be imposed if, after notice and a reasonable opportunity to respond, the court determines that the undersigned has violated the provisions of Minn. Stat. §549.211, subd. 2. Dated: February 12, 2021 By /s/ Paul A. Loraas Paul A. Loraas, #0249592 P.J. – March 4, 11 and 18, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION (INTESTATE - EXEMPT ESTATE) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-85 In Re: Estate of RICHARD ROBERT LANGLEE, Deceased. Notice is given that a Petition has been filed requesting that the Estate assets be summarily assigned and distributed without probate 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 or claims are filed or raised, the Court may issue a Decree distributing or assigning the Estate’s assets. If you have any objections to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. It is Ordered and Notice is now given that the Petition will be heard on April 6, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., by this Court at the St. Louis County Courthouse, Duluth, Minnesota. Notice is further given that (subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against the Estate are required to present the claims to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: March 3, 2021 By /s/ David M. Johnson Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy J. Steve Nys Attorney for Petitioner Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No 389228 Telephone: 218-722-0861 FAX: 218-725-6800 P.J. – March 11 and 18, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION (EXEMPT ESTATE) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-80 Estate of ronald d. kraml, Decedent Notice is given that a petition has been filed requesting that the Estate assets be summarily assigned and distributed without probate administration. Any objections to the petition must 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 April 6, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., by this Court at Duluth, Minnesota. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. (COURT SEAL) Dated: March 2, 2021 By /s/ David M. Johnson Judge 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 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 FAX: (218) 727-8558 P.J. – March 11 and 18, 2021 March 3, 2021 SUPPLEMENTAL ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT No. 69DU-CV-20-538 In the Matter of the Petition of One Roof Community Housing, a Minnesota Non-profit corporation in Relation to Certificate of Title No. 322610 issued for land in the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota and legally described as follows: Lot 7 Block 44 MYERS & WHIPPLES ADDITION TO DULUTH Lot 8 Block 44 MYERS & WHIPPLES ADDITION TO DULUTH Lot 9 Block 44 MYERS & WHIPPLES ADDITION TO DULUTH TO: Donna Maas, a/k/a Donna Lou Bolen, Jennifer Brown, James Maas, II, and State of Minnesota in Trust for the Taxing Districts 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 April 14, 2021 (“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: Pursuant to Minn. Stat. §508.67, subd. George Knutson and Cassandra Zeug are now the owners in fee simple as joint tenants of the following described land situated in the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota, to-wit: Lot 7, Block 44, MYERS & WHIPPLES ADDITION TO DULUTH Lot 8, Block 44, MYERS & WHIPPLES ADDITION TO DULUTH Lot 9, Block 44, MYERS & WHIPPLES ADDITION TO DULUTH EXCEPT all mineral rights IT IS HEREBY FURTHER ORDERED that the St. Louis County Registrar of Titles shall cancel Certificate of Title No. 322610 and issue the following Certificate of Title in lieu thereof: 1. A new Certificate of Title showing George Knutson and Cassandra Zeug to be the owners in fee simple as joint tenants of the following: Lot 7, Block 44, MYERS & WHIPPLES ADDITION TO DULUTH Lot 8, Block 44, MYERS & WHIPPLES ADDITION TO DULUTH Lot 9, Block 44, MYERS & WHIPPLES ADDITION TO DULUTH Said new Certificate of Title shall be entered free and clear of all memorials except Document No. 1024388. 2. A residue Certificate of Title showing State of Minnesota in Trust for the Taxing Districts to be the owner in fee simple of: All mineral rights in and to: Lot 7, Block 44, MYERS & WHIPPLES ADDITION TO DULUTH Lot 8, Block 44, MYERS & WHIPPLES ADDITION TO DULUTH Lot 9, Block 44, MYERS & WHIPPLES ADDITION TO DULUTH Said new Certificate of Title shall be entered free and clear of all memorials. 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 $295.00 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 [email protected] IT IS FURTHER ORDERED, that a copy of this Order to Show Cause and a copy of the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 sixty 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: Kimberly E. Brzezinski Examiner of Titles /s/ Kimberly E. Brzezinski Dated: February 23, 2021 By /s/ Dale O. Harris JUDGE OF THE DISTRICT COURT Attorney for Petitioner: Olson Law, PLLC Karen J. Olson Atty ID# 0300354 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 P.J. – March 4 and 11, 2021 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: Pink Mosquito 2. Principal place of business: 3653 Getchell Rd., Hermantown, MN 55811-5581 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 and registered office address: Pink Mosquito LLC 3653 Getchell Rd. Hermantown, 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: January 14, 2021 By /s/ Shawna Jokinen P.J. – March 4 and 11, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF SAINT LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No.: 69DU-PR-21-71 In Re: Estate of DENNIS CHARLES GALLAGHER, JR., Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on March 30, 2021 at 1:30 PM, a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent's Will dated July 28, 2014, and for the appointment of Lori Jean Gallagher, whose address is 5662 Centerline Road, Saginaw, MN 55779 as personal representative of the Decedent's estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts to administer the Decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at (218) 726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently being held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent's estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: Feb. 18, 2021 BY THE COURT By /s/ Jill A. Eichenwald Jill A. Eichenwald Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. Robert R. Kanuit MN# 252530 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218-725-6836 Facsimile: 218-725-6800 e-mail: [email protected] ATTORNEY FOR PETITIONER P.J. – March 4 and 11, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF UNAVAILABLE WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS (UNSUPERVISED) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF SAINT LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-PR-21-69 In Re: Estate of WILLIAM HELTON REES, a/k/a WILLIAM H. REES, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on March 30, 2021 at 1:30 PM, a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be a copy of the Decedent's Will dated June 3, 2008, and for the appointment of David A. Rees, whose local address is 5652 N. Pike Lake Road, Duluth, MN 55811 as personal representative of the Decedent's estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts to administer the Decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at (218) 726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently being held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent's estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: Feb. 18, 2021 BY THE COURT By /s/ Jill A. Eichenwald Jill A. Eichenwald Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. J. Steve Nys, Esq. MN# 389228 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218-722-0861 Facsimile: 218-725-6800 e-mail: [email protected] ATTORNEY FOR PETITIONER P.J. – March 4 and 11, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL 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-21-70 In Re: Estate of Caroline Paula Ormand, a/k/a Caroline P. Ormand, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on March 30, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at St. Louis County Courthouse, 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of Decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of Diana L. Ketola, whose address is 2243 Pershing Street, Duluth, MN 55811, as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsuper-vised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses; to sell real and personal property; and to do all necessary acts for the Decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: February 18, 2021 BY THE COURT By /s/ Jill Eichenwald Jill Eichenwald Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy GILBERT LAW OFFICE Greg C. Gilbert, #0167320 11 East Superior Street, Suite 563 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: (218) 625-8777 Facsimile: (218) 625-8778 email: [email protected] Attorney for Petitioner P.J. – March ­4 and 11, 2021 NOTICE OF INFORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF CO-PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT CASE TYPE: INFORMAL PROBATE Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-56 In re the Estate of Barbry Judith Karich, a/k/a Barbry J. Karich, Decedent TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS AND CREDITORS: Notice is hereby given that an application for informal probate of the above-named Decedent’s Last Will dated July 21, 2006 has been filed with the Probate Registrar, and the application has been granted. Notice is also given that the Probate Registrar has informally appointed the following: Alan Peter Karich, 26 West Mankato Street, Duluth, MN 55803 AND John David Karich, 2001 East Superior Street, Duluth, MN 55812 as co-personal representatives of the Estate of the Decedent. 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. Unless objections are filed pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-607, and the court otherwise orders, the co-personal representatives have full power to administer the Estate, including, after 30 days from the date of issuance of letters, the power to sell, encumber, lease or distribute real estate. Any objections to the probate of the Will, or to the appointment of the co-personal representatives, must be filed with this court, and will be heard by the court after the filing of an appropriate petition and a proper notice of hearing. 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 (4) months after the date of this Notice, or the claims will be barred. Dated: February 10, 2021 By /s/ Eric Hylden Eric Hylden District Court Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Janet Riegle Deputy P.J. – February 25 and March 4, 2021 SUMMONS (To be tried in Duluth, MN) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Case Type: Quiet Title Court File No.: 69DU-CV-21-300 Eischen Family Limited Liability Company, Plaintiff, v. All persons unknown claiming any right, title, estate, interest, or lien in the real property described in the summons and complaint herein, Defendants. this summons is directed to the defendants named above. 1. YOU ARE BEING SUED. The plaintiff has started a lawsuit against you. The plaintiff’s Complaint against you is attached to this Summons and is on file in the office of the court administrator of the above named court. 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 21 DAYS TO PROTECT YOUR RIGHTS. You must give or mail to the person who signed this summons a written response called an Answer within 21 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: Paul A. Loraas Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. 700 Lonsdale Building 302 West Superior Street 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 21 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 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 for District Courts. 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 real property in St. Louis County, Minnesota, and legally described as: All that part of the Southwest Quarter of the Northeast Quarter of the Northeast Quarter of Section 17, Township 50 North, Range 14 West of the Fourth Principal Meridian, St. Louis County, Minnesota described as follows: Commencing at the North Quarter corner of said Section 17; thence on an assumed bearing of South 89 degrees 59 minutes 25 seconds East, along the North line of the Northeast Quarter of said Section 17 for a distance of 1326.60 feet to the West line of the Northeast Quarter of the Northeast Quarter of said Section 17; thence South 00 degrees 23 minutes 09 seconds East, along said West line 910.76 feet to the South line of the North 3 and 3/4 acres of the Southwest Quarter of said Northeast Quarter of the Northeast Quarter, said point being the point of beginning of the parcel herein described; thence North 89 degrees 53 minutes 21 seconds East, along said South line 662.85 feet to the East line of said Southwest Quarter of the Northeast Quarter of the Northeast Quarter; thence South 00 degrees 21 minutes 30 seconds East, along said East line 5.54 feet to the North line of the South 6 and 1/4 acres of said Southwest Quarter of the Northeast Quarter of the Northeast Quarter; thence South 89 degrees 46 minutes 06 seconds West, along said North line 662.84 feet to the West line of said Southwest Quarter of the Northeast Quarter of the Northeast Quarter; thence North 00 degrees 23 minutes 09 seconds West, along said West line 6.93 feet to the point of beginning. 8. The purpose of this lawsuit is to obtain a judgment declaring that the plaintiff is the owner in fee of the real property described above, and that the defendants, and each of them, have no right, title, estate, interest, or lien in or upon such real property. 9. NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that no personal claim is made by plaintiff against any of the defendants. Dated: February 12, 2021 FRYBERGER, BUCHANAN, SMITH & FREDERICK, P.A. Paul A. Loraas, Atty. Reg. #0249592 700 Lonsdale Building 302 West Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802 (218) 722-0861 Attorneys for Plaintiff ACKNOWLEDGMENT REQUIRED BY MINN. STAT. §549.211, SUBD. 1 The undersigned hereby acknowledges that pursuant to Minn. Stat. §549.211, subd. 3, sanctions may be imposed if, after notice and a reasonable opportunity to respond, the court determines that the undersigned has violated the provisions of Minn. Stat. §549.211, subd. 2. Dated: February 12, 2021 By /s/ Paul A. Loraas Paul A. Loraas, #0249592 P.J. – March 4, 11 and 18, 2021 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: Big Lake Wilderness Lodge and Outfitters 2. Principal place of business: 14649 Canadian Border Road, Ely, MN 55731 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 and registered office address: Big Lake Properties LLC 14649 Canadian Border Road Ely, MN 55731 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: January 12, 2021 By /s/ John Swenson P.J. – March 4 and 11, 2021 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: Dryco Restoration Services 2. Principal place of business: 5816 Ryan Road, Duluth, MN 55804 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 and registered office address: Dryco, Inc. 5816 Ryan Road Duluth, MN 55804 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: February 25, 2021 By /s/ Joshua W. Hendrickson P.J. – March 4 and 11, 2021 Minutes Independent School District No. 704 Proctor, Minnesota Regular School Board Meeting - Zoom Monday, February 8, 2021 REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING I. Call to Order The meeting was called to order by Jennifer McDonald, School Board Chair, at 7:03 p.m. II. Pledge of Allegiance III. Roll Call MEMBERS PRESENT: Jennifer McDonald, Kimberly Parmeter, Lynn Peterson, Amy Pocrnich, Jim Podgornik, Larry Shelton, and Joe Ward MEMBERS ABSENT: None STUDENT LIAISON MEMBERS: Josh Larson Also in Attendance: John Engelking, Superintendent, and Business Manager Stephen Anderson IV. Approval of Agenda MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Lynn Peterson to approve the Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. V. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of January 25, 2021. MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Jim Podgornik to approve the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of January 25, 2021, as submitted. Roll CallVote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VI. Finance MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Larry Shelton to approve the payment of bills dated February 8, 2021, in the amount of $334,497.03 covering checks 108870 through 108986 as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VII. Commendations/Congratulations A. Congratulated board member Jennifer McDonald on being awarded the Leadership Development Certificate from MSBA. This is awarded to board members who have completed the School Board Workshop Series: Phase 1, Phase II, Phase III, and Phase IV. B. Commended the following student athletes who recently signed letters of intent to play college sports: ■ Ava Giswold - University of Wisconsin Superior, Soccer ■ Emerson Roseen - Lake Superior College, Soccer ■ Courtney Werner - North Dakota, Track & Field ■ Trevor Lindberg - River Falls, Football ■ Alex McPhee - Concordia Moorhead, Wrestling ■ Connor Pavlowich - College of St. Scholastica, Baseball VIII. Public Participation A. Mollie Haag updated the board regarding the Night to Shine event. She thanked the board for its continued support. This year it will be a virtual event. Those wishing to donate can mail contributions to Night to Shine, P O Box 1025, Proctor MN 55810. She assured the board that she plans to have an in person event in 2022. IX. Consent Agenda MOTION: Moved by Joe Ward and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the Consent Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. A. Personnel Items 1. Accepted the retirement letter from Patti Myre, Finance Clerk, effective May 28, 2021. 2. Accepted the resignation from Bridget Fitzsimmons, 14 hours per week custodian at Bay View Elementary, effective January 29, 2021. 3. Approved the lane change request for Jeff Laspi effective January 25, 2021. 4. Approved the lane change request for Jared Poderzay effective January 25, 2021. 5. Approved the recommendation to hire Ryan Lantz into the .5 FTE guidance counselor long-term substitute position at Pike Lake Elementary beginning February 9, 2021. 6. Approved the placement of Kristin Miller, Bay View Elementary secretary, into the clerk position at Northern Lights Special Education Cooperative, effective February 22, 2021. X. Items for Individual Action A. Approved the first reading of suggested District policy changes. MOTION: Moved by Lynn Peterson and seconded by Joe Ward to approve the first reading of suggested District policy changes as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. B. Approved and adopted District policies with minor changes. (In accordance with Policy 208 the Board may approve policies at one meeting with minor or no changes.) MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Larry Shelton to approve and adopt District policies with minor changes as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. C. Approved Negotiation Committee assignments. MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Lynn Peterson to approve Negotiation Committee assignments as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. D. Approved a recommendation from the Finance Committee and Business Manager Steve Anderson to increase future OPEB equity investments to an initial investment maximum of 50% (currently is 30%). MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Jim Podgornik to approve a recommendation from the Finance Committee and Business Manager Steve Anderson to increase future OPEB equity investments to an initial investment maximum of 50% (currently is 30%) as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0-Abstain Motion approved XI. Items for Discussion/Information A. Superintendent Update B. Strategic Plan and Board Goals 1. John Engelking reminded the board that the Strategic Plan is a working document that changes as progress is made and goals are completed. He and the administrative staff continue to revisit the plan and update it. He commented that our Strategic Plan is similar to the Governor’s Due North Education plan. 2. Jennifer McDonald suggested board members review the plan and comment at the February 22 meeting. 3. John ordered the Trust Edge for Leaders for administrators and the board. 4. Lynn Peterson spoke about the need to rebuild and restore trust in our district. She suggested a community book read in conjunction with the board and discuss how we can regain the momentum we had when the Strategic Plan was first organized. 5. Joe Ward agreed with that sentiment and supported the idea. 6. Amy Pocrnich has used the 8 pillars in her work. She added that there is a leadership course connected with the Trust Edge for Leaders. 7. Board goals discussion will be included on the next meeting’s agenda. C. Reviewed regional infection rates - John reported on the downward trend for infection rates. D. Public Relations Update 1. Items relating to the District from the Proctor Journal: a. January 28, 2021 Edition: “Proctor Schools move to ‘less restrictive learning’,” “Courtney Werner receives Mike Colalillo Medal of Honor Scholarship,” “Proctor High School - Student of the Week: Meilee Walden.” b. February 4, 2021 Edition: “Schools prepare for return of students,” “Back to school means being rational, safe,” “Proctor High School - Student of the Week: Matthew Paulson,” “PHS playing the odds in Math League.” XII. Reports A. School Board Committee Reports 1. Policy Report 2. Finance Report 3. Rails Safe Committee Minutes are on the website. B. Enrollment Report for February 2021 XIII. Communications A. School Board Comments and Observations 1. School board members agreed that Patti Myre’s retirement will be a loss to our district. She is an outstanding employee who goes above and beyond her duties. Although her retirement is well-deserved, she will be hard to replace. Patti is a Proctor alum who is Proctor proud both in her job and in her community. 2. Kim Parmeter stated what an honor it was for Courtney Werner to receive the Mike Colalillo scholarship. 3. Amy Pocrnich trained the paras in an abbreviated mental health first aid course. She stated it was a great experience. B. Student Liaison Board Member Comments 1. John Larson stated his fellow seniors are looking forward to the social aspect of getting back to school. C. Township and City Communications 1. Township meetings are the first week in March. John will connect with them to set up board representation at each site. XIV. Adjourn Motion: A motion was made by Amy Pocrnich, seconded by Kimberly Parmeter, and unanimously approved to adjourn the meeting at 8:25 p.m. Roll Call Vote: 7-Yes (JM KP LP AP JP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. Respectfully submitted: Lynn Peterson, Clerk Jennifer McDonald, Chair P.J. –­ March 4, 2021 February 24, 2021 NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING and ELECTION OF OFFICERS and BOARD OF CANVASS MEETING Notice is hereby given to the qualified voters of Solway Township, St Louis County, Minnesota will, on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 conduct its Annual Town Meeting and Election at the Solway Town Hall located at 4029 Munger Shaw Road The Election polls will be open from NOON to 8:00 PM to elect one supervisor for a three-year term. The Annual Meeting will commence at 8:30 PM to conduct all necessary business prescribed by law. The Town Office will be open for Absentee Voting from 10:00 AM to noon on Saturday March 6, 2021. Some of the agenda items to be discussed at the Annual Meeting are as follows: • Report of the 2020 Receipts and Disbursements • Town Hall rental fees • Fire Department Report • Proposed Budget and Levy for 2022 In case of bad weather, the Annual Town Meeting and Election will be held at the same time and place on the third Tuesday of March. The Board of Canvass will meet to certify the official election results March 9, 2021 at 8:15 PM. The Town Board of Supervisors intend to ask the township electors to recess the meeting until August 10, 2021 at 6:30 PM, so that the township can try to conduct the annual meeting fully in person later this year, when conditions related to COVID-19 may have improved. NOTICE OF A REGULAR TOWN BOARD MEETING TO BE HELD ON A DIFFERENT DATE Due to the Annual Township Election and Annual Meeting of March 9, 2021, the regularly scheduled Solway Town Board meeting of March 9, 2021 will instead be held Tuesday March 16, 2021 at 6:30 PM at the Solway Town Hall. Autumn Marquardt Town Clerk P.J. – February 18 and 25, 2021 Solway Township Public Notice Notice is hereby given that Solway Township will hold Public Accuracy Testing of the AutoMark and DS-200 Voting Equipment for the General Election at the Solway Town Hall 4029 Munger Shaw Road on Monday, March 1, 2021 at 1:00 PM Autumn Marquardt, Town Clerk P.J. – February 25, 2021 Public Notice of Request for Proposal Independent School District #704, Proctor Schools (“District”) requests proposals for group insurance coverage for the health plan year beginning September 1, 2021. Sealed proposals will be accepted in paper form until 3:30 p.m. central time on Thursday, March 25, 2021 at: Superintendent Proctor School District #704 131 9th Avenue Proctor, MN 55810 Copies of the request for proposal and exhibits may be requested from Paul Pederson, 651-308-7120 or email at [email protected], and will be sent electronically at no charge. District reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive informalities. District reserves the right to select the proposal which it determines to be in the best interest of the District. P.J. – February 18 and 25, 2021 GRAND LAKE TOWNSHIP PUBLIC NOTICE ANNUAL MEETING Notice is hereby given to the qualified voters of Grand Lake Township, County of St. Louis, State of Minnesota, that the Annual Town Meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 9, 2021. In case of inclement weather, the meeting may be postponed until March 16, 2021. The Annual Meeting will commence at 7:00 PM to conduct all necessary business precribed by law. The Annual Meeting will be held at Grand Lake Town Hall/Twig Community Center at 5297 Highway 53 Twig, MN. LeeAnn Vanderscheuren, Clerk, Town of Grand Lake P.J. - February 25 and March 4, 2021 Amended 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-21-63 Estate of Frances Ann Knobloch a/k/a Frances A. Knobloch and Frances Knobloch, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on March 23, 2021, at 1:30 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, August 30, 2005 and separate writings under Minnesota Statutes section 524.2-513, dated June 24, 2014, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Diane Tureson, whose address is 5110 Glendale Street, Duluth, MN, 55804 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 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Any beneficiary may request notice of the probate proceedings be given to the attorney general pursuant to Section 501B.41, subdivision 5. 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: February 11, 2021 BY THE COURT Eric Hylden 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: [email protected] P.J. – February 18 and 25, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF LOST WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-PR-21-42 In Re: Estate of JERVIS VAN VLECK HEIMBACH, a/k/a J.V.V. HEIMBACH, a/k/a VAN HEIMBACH, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on March 16, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be a copy of the Decedent’s Will dated June 18, 2013 and for the appointment of Ann M. Heimbach, whose address is 2929 N. 52nd Ave. E., Duluth, MN 55804, as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts to administer Decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently being held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: February 3, 2021 BY THE COURT Sally Tarnowski District Court Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. J. Steve Nys, Esq. MN# 389228 302 W. Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218-722-0861 Facsimile: 218-725-6800 Email: [email protected] Attorney for Petitioner P.J. – February 18 and 25, 2021 SUMMONS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT 14 - Other Civil (Quiet Title) Court File No. 69DU-CV-21-139 Ronald W. Edmunds and Michael G. Edmunds, Plaintiffs, vs. Thomas M. McCabe, unknown heirs of Thomas M. McCabe, Louise Geisert, unknown heirs of Louise Geisert, William Geisert, unknown heirs of William Geisert, Frank Carlson, unknown heirs of Frank Carlson, and all other persons unknown claiming any right, title, estate, interest, or lien in the real estate described in the Complaint herein, Defendants. THE STATE OF MINNESOTA TO THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS: You, and each of you, are hereby summoned and required to serve upon Plaintiffs’ attorney an Answer to the Complaint, within twenty (20) days after service of this Summons upon you, exclusive of the date of service. If you fail to do so, judgment by default will be taken against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. This action involves, affects, or brings into question real property situated in the County of St. Louis, State of Minnesota, described as follows: The Northerly 37 1/2 feet of Lot 6, Block C, ENDION DIVISION NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the object of said action is to obtain a judgment declaring that Plaintiffs are the owners in fee of the property described above, and that the Defendants, and each of them, have no right, title, estate, interest, or lien in or upon the said real estate. NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that no personal claim is made by Plaintiffs against any of the Defendants. Civil cases are subject to Alternative Dispute Resolution processes as provided in Rule 114 of the General Rules of Practice for the District Courts. Alternative Dispute Resolution includes mediation, arbitration, and other processes set forth in the rules. You may contact the Court Administrator for information about these processes and about resources available in your area. Dated: January 20, 2021 /s/ Karen J. Olson Karen J. Olson, Atty Reg #0300354 Olson Law, PLLC Attorney for Plaintiffs 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 (218) 727-8557 P. J. – February 18, 25 and March 4, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION AND FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL EXEMPT ESTATE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-68 Estate of Ronald R. Nylund, a/k/a Ronald Roy Nylund, Decedent Notice is given that a petition has been filed requesting that the Estate assets be summarily assigned. The Petition requests the probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent’s last Will dated October 10, 2012, and any codicil to the Will, and separate writings under Minn. Stat. § 524.2-513 (“Will”). 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. It is Ordered and Notice is now given that the Petition will be heard on March 23, 2021, at 1:45 p.m. by this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota. Dated: Feb. 17, 2021 BY THE COURT Jill A. Eichenwald 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: [email protected] P.J. – February 25 and March 4, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP, 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-21-41 In Re the Estate of Russell Walter Rogers, Decedent It is ordered and notice is given that on March 16, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Aunna Jane Herstad, whose address is 3126 Dahl Rd., Duluth, MN, 55804, as Personal Representative of the Estate of the Decedent’s in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition should 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: February 1, 2021 BY THE COURT By /s/ Sally Tarnowski Sally Tarnowski Judge of District Court P.J. – February 18 and 25, 2021 THIRD-PARTY SUMMONS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT CIVIL DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-CV-20-1825 FOSTER-JACKSON, LLC 7237 Rice Lake Road Duluth, MN 55803 Plaintiff, v. NATIONAL BANK OF COMMERCE 1127 Tower Avenue Superior, WI 54880 Defendant and Third-Party Plaintiff, v. PIONEER TITLE & ABSTRACT COMPANY a/k/a PIONEER ABSTRACT & TITLE COMPANY 1728 London Road Duluth, MN 55806 Defendant and Third-Party Plaintiff, v. RIESLAND INVESTMENTS, LLC a/k/a REISLAND INVESTMENTS, LLC 6119 Sea Ranch Drive Hudson, FL 34667 Third-Party Defendant, PAUL J. RIESLAND a/k/a PAUL J. REISLAND 6119 Sea Ranch Drive Hudson, FL 34667 Third-Party Defendant, and ADAM P. RIESLAND a/k/a ADAM P. REISLAND 4529 Bay View Lane E. Rice Lake, MN 55803 Third-Party Defendant. THE STATE OF MINNESOTA TO THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS: You are hereby summoned and required to serve upon Pioneer Abstract & Title Company's attorney an Answer to the Third-Party Complaint which is herewith served upon you, within Twenty (20) days after service of this Third-Party Summons upon you, exclusive of the day of service. If you fail to do so, judgment by default will be taken against you for the relief demanded in the Third-Party Complaint. Dated this 13th day of November, 2020. Torvinen, Jones, Routh & Saunders, S.C. /s/ Lukas J. Saunders Lukas J. Saunders State Bar Nos. WI 1081372, MN 0392727 823 Belknap Street, Suite 222 Superior, WI 54880 Telephone: 715-394-7751 Facsimile: 715-395-0923 Email: [email protected] P.J. – February 11, 18 and 25, 2021 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-21-53 In Re: The Estate of DOROTHY ELLEN BARKER, Decedent TO ALL INTERESTED PARTIES: A Petition for Formal Probate of a Will and for Appointment of Personal Representative has been filed with the Court. The Petition for formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the decedent, dated October 21st, 2014 under Minn. Stat. 524.2-513 (Will) and for the appointment of JOAN T. McNAMARA of 2920 W. 15th Street, Duluth, MN as personal representative of the estate of the above named decedent in unsupervised administration. 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 personal representative will be appointed to administer the Estate, including the power to collect all assets, to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses, and sell real and personal property, and 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 218-726-2460, option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. IT IS ORDERED and Notice is hereby given that on the 23rd day of March, 2021, at 1:30 o’clock p.m., a virtual hearing will be held in the above named Court House located at 100 N. 5th Ave. West, Duluth, Minnesota. Notice is also given to all interested persons under Minn. Statute 524.1-401 and persons who have filed a demand for notice (Minn. Statute 524.3-204) Notice shall be given by publishing this Notice and Order as provided under Minn. Stat. 524.3-801. ALL CREDITORS having claims against said Estate are required to present the same to said personal representative or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this notice or said claims will be barred. 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: February 9, 2021 Honorable Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Michael J. Talarico 313 N. Central Avenue Duluth, MN 55807-2501 Phone: (218) 628-1055 P.J. – February 25 and March 4, 2021 NOTICE OF HEARING ON PETITION STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-CV-21-193 Case Type: Condemnation Judge Assigned: John B. Schulte In the Matter of the Condemnation of Certain Lands for Electrical Transmission Line Purposes, Minnesota Power, a division of ALLETE, Inc., a Minnesota corporation, Petitioner, vs. State of Minnesota, Roderick H. McLean, Lisa McLean, Nancy McLean, Catherine M. Cowles, John H. McLean, David W. McLean, Mary M. Evans, Laura T. McLean, Beverly Williams, David McLean, Julia L. Washburn, and U.S. Bank, N.A. as Trustees of the Washburn Trust of 1980, And, All other unknown persons claiming any right, title or interest in the real property situated in St. Louis County, Minnesota and legally described as: Northeast Quarter of Northeast Quarter (NE1/4 NE1/4), Section 29, Township 59 North Range 14 West of the Fourth Principal Meridian. Respondents. TO: RESPONDENTS NAMED ABOVE. YOU AND EACH OF YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that on March 15, 2021, at 2:00 o’clock P.M., or as soon thereafter as counsel can be heard, the above-named Petitioner will present to the above-named court a Petition for Condemnation of certain lands for electrical transmission purposes. A copy of said Petition is on file with the Court Administrator of the above-named Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, MN 55802-1285 or may be obtained upon request to the undersigned counsel for Petitioner. The hearing will be held via Zoom and appearance shall be by video and audio unless otherwise directed with Judicial Officer John B, Schulte, St. Louis County District Court. To join by internet: Type https://zoomgov.com/join in your browser’s address bar. To join by telephone (if you are unable to join by internet) dial Toll-free (833)-568-8864. Enter the Meeting ID and Meeting Passcode: Meeting ID: 160 003 0668 Passcode: 363313 YOU, AND EACH OF YOU, ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED that Petitioner also will move the court for an order transferring title and possession to Petitioner of the parcels described in the Petition in accordance with Minn. Stat. § 117.042 as of April 16, 2021 and that all persons occupying the property described in the Petition must vacate the premises and move all of your personal property from said premises on or before April 16, 2021. YOU, AND EACH OF YOU, ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED that (1) a party wishing to challenge the public use or public purposes, necessity or authority for a taking must appear at the court hearing and state the objection or must appeal within sixty (60) days of the court order; and (2) a court order approving the public use and public purpose, necessity and authority for the taking is final unless an appeal is brought within sixty (60) days after service of the order on that party. THIS LAWSUIT MAY AFFECT OR BRING INTO QUESTION TITLE TO REAL PROPERTY located in St. Louis County, State of Minnesota, legally described as follows: Northeast Quarter of Northeast Quarter (NE1/4 NE1/4), Section 29, Township 59 North Range 14 West of the Fourth Principal Meridian. The object of this action is to acquire by eminent domain an easement for electrical transmission purposes. Date: February 11, 2021 HANFT FRIDE, A Professional Association By /s/ Robin C. Merritt Robin C. Merritt Attorney Registration No. 194621 Attorneys for Petitioner 1000 US Bank Place 130 W. Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802-2094 218/722-4766 [email protected] P.J. – February 11, 18 and 25, 2021 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: AVENUE25 INTERNET SALES 2. Principal place of business: 1328 101ST AVE. W DULUTH, MINNESOTA 55808 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 and registered office address: lukas P. vandrovec 1328 101ST AVE. W. DULUTH, MINNESOTA 55808 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: February 11, 2021 By /s/ LUKAS P VANDROVEC P.J. – February 25 and March 4, 2021 NOTICE OF INFORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF CO-PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT CASE TYPE: INFORMAL PROBATE Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-56 In re the Estate of Barbry Judith Karich, a/k/a Barbry J. Karich, Decedent TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS AND CREDITORS: Notice is hereby given that an application for informal probate of the above-named Decedent’s Last Will dated July 21, 2006 has been filed with the Probate Registrar, and the application has been granted. Notice is also given that the Probate Registrar has informally appointed the following: Alan Peter Karich, 26 West Mankato Street, Duluth, MN 55803 AND John David Karich, 2001 East Superior Street, Duluth, MN 55812 as co-personal representatives of the Estate of the Decedent. 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. Unless objections are filed pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-607, and the court otherwise orders, the co-personal representatives have full power to administer the Estate, including, after 30 days from the date of issuance of letters, the power to sell, encumber, lease or distribute real estate. Any objections to the probate of the Will, or to the appointment of the co-personal representatives, must be filed with this court, and will be heard by the court after the filing of an appropriate petition and a proper notice of hearing. 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 (4) months after the date of this Notice, or the claims will be barred. Dated: February 10, 2021 By /s/ Eric Hylden Eric Hylden District Court Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Janet Riegle Deputy P.J. – February 25 and March 4, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION EXEMPT ESTATE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-46 Estate of Robert A. Booth, Decedent Notice is given that a petition has been filed requesting that the Estate assets be summarily assigned and distributed without probate 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 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 the 16th day of March, 2021, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at the St. Louis County Courthouse, Duluth, Minnesota. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely, due to the pandemic. Dated: February 4, 2021 Sally Tarnowski District Court Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner David A. Stromgren #106562 STROMGREN LAW OFFICE 403 North 57th Avenue West Duluth, Minnesota 55807 (218) 624-5766 [email protected] P.J. – February 18 and 25, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS- UNSUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-52 In Re: Estate of Beverly A. Helland. Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on March 16, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at St. Louis County Courthouse, 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, MN, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent’s Will dated September 9, 2019, and for the appointment of Tim Granquist, whose address is 11818 Becks Road, Duluth, MN 55808, and Diane Nelson, whose address is 5231 South County Line Road, Brule, WI 54820, as co-personal representatives of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the Decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: February 8, 2021 BY THE COURT By /s/ Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy GILBERT LAW OFFICE Greg C. Gilbert, #0167320 11 East Superior Street, Suite 563 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: (218) 625-8777 Facsimile: (218) 625-8778 email: [email protected] Attorney for Petitioner P.J. – February 18 and 25, 2021 NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE DATE: February 8, 2021 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: April 12, 2018 2. Mortgagors: Adam Dale Adams, a single person 3. Mortgagees: Members Cooperative Credit Union 4. Recording Information: Recorded on May 3, 2018, as Document Number: 01332141, in the Office of the County Recorder of St. Louis County, Minnesota. 5. Assignments of Mortgage, if any: N/A INFORMATION REGARDING MORTGAGED PREMISES 6. Tax parcel identification number of the mortgaged premises: 010-4520-15600 7. Legal Description of the mortgaged premises: Lot 12, Block 110, West Duluth Sixth Division, St Louis County, Minnesota 8. The physical street address, city, and zip code of the mortgaged premises: 4824 West 6th Street, Duluth, MN 55807 OTHER FORECLOSURE DATA 9. The person holding the Mortgage is not a transaction agent, as defined by Minn. Stat. 58.02, subd. 30. INFORMATION REGARDING FORECLOSURE 11. The requisites of Minn. Stat. 580.02 have been satisfied. 12. The original principal amount secured by the Mortgage was $50,000.00. 13. At the date of this notice the amount due on the Mortgage, including taxes, if any, paid by the holder of the Mortgage, is: $49,239.43. 14. 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 St. Louis County, Minnesota, at public auction on April 13, 2021, 10:00 a.m., at Sheriff’s Main Civil Office, Room 103, 100 N. 5th Avenue W., Duluth, MN 55802 15. The time allowed by law for redemption by Mortgagor or Mortgagor’s personal represen-tatives or assigns is six months after the date of sale. 16. 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 October 15, 2021. THE TIME ALLOWED BY LAW FOR REDEMPTION BY MORT-GAGOR, THE MORTGAGOR’S PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES OR ASSIGNS, MAY BE REDUCED TO FIVE WEEKS IF A JUDICIAL ORDER IS ENTERED UNDER MINNESOTA STATUTES, SEC-TION 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 of Mortgagee or Mortgage Assignee: Members Cooperative Credit Union Name and address of attorney for Mortgagee or Mortgage Assignee:, Torvinen, Jones, Routh & Saunders, S.C. Parrish J. Jones 823 Belknap Street, Suite 222 Superior, WI 54880 Telephone: 715-394-7751 Fax: 715-395-0923 P.J. – February 18, 25, and March 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2021 Summary of the Proctor City Council Meeting Minutes MINUTES OF THE PROCTOR CITY COUNCIL MEETING for Monday, February 1, 2021 *Due to COVID-19: Meeting access by the public was available through the live stream on the Trac 7 YouTube channel. Kent Gaidis served as meeting coordinator. Mayor Ward called the meeting to order at 6:01 p.m. MEMBERS PRESENT: Jake Benson, Rory Johnson, Jim Rohweder, Chad Ward, Troy DeWall OTHERS PRESENT: City Administrator Jess Rich, City Attorney John Bray, Megan Jordan, Chief Gaidis Motion by Rohweder, seconded by DeWall and carried 5-0 to approve the City Council minutes from Tuesday, January 19, 2021. Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson and carried 5-0 to approve the agenda for Tuesday, January 19, 2021 with the following additions: Item 6L: Legislative Agenda Item 6K: Resolution 09-21 Local Government Aid Motion by Johnson, seconded by Rohweder and carried 5-0 to approve the consent agenda for Monday, February 1, 2021. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by DeWall and carried 5-0 to accept ordinance 01-21. Motion by Benson, seconded by Ward and carried 5-0 to accept the 2020 bow hunt summary as submitted by the Proctor Police Department. Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson and carried 5-0 to approve the recommendation from the Planning & Zoning Committee and grant a conditional use permit to Nelson, LLC at 620 Hwy 2. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by DeWall and carried 5-0 to approve resolution 03-21 and grant a charitable gambling license to A Race Worth Winning – ALS to conduct a raffle at Blackwoods Event Center on December 21st, 2021. Motion by Ward, seconded by Rohweder and carried 5-0 to approve resolution 04-21 agreement for professional services between the City of Proctor and South St. Louis County Soil & Water Conservation District. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Rohweder and carried 5-0 to approve resolution 06-21 agreement to enter into a lease-purchase agreement with Lease Servicing Center for the purchase of a 2021 Dodge Durango Pursuit and place a $16,000.00 down payment as approved in the budget. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by DeWall to approve resolution 07-21 to apply for a Local Road Improvement improvement grant program up to the maximum amount of $1,125,000.00 to fund portions of the eligible costs for Second Street. Motion amended by Rohweder, second amended by DeWall and carried 5-0 to approve resolution 07-21 participation in a Local Road Improvement Program to fund eligible portions of second street up to the maximum amount of $1,250,000.00. Motion by Ward, seconded by Benson and carried 5-0 to approve resolution 08-21 authorizing a donation of up to $750.00 to the Proctor Area Historical Society for the purchase and installation of an Engine 225 interpretive sign on the back side of the golf course contingent on approval from the golf board and Mr. Gordy Downs. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Rohweder and carried 5-0 to accept the resignation from Aaron DeBaiso as janitor from the City of Proctor. Motion by Ward, seconded by Benson and carried 5-0 to accept the resignation as Police Officer from Gabrielle M. Colby. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by Johnson and carried 5-0 to accept the recommendation from the Police Civil Service Commission and post for the hiring of a police officer from February 1, 2021 to February 26th, 2021. 6L. Legislative Agenda – Informational 6M. Resolution 09-21 Local Government aid Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson and carried 5-0 to approve resolution 09-21 requesting the State of Minnesota to pay the funds allocated for local government aid on time and in full. The approved resolution has been requested to be submitted to state legislators. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by Johnson and carried 5-0 to suspend the regular City Council meeting per MN State Statues 13D.05 Subd.3 for employee health/wage reopener and employee review at 6:33 pm. Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson and carried 5-0 to resume the regular City Council meeting at 6:50 pm. Motion by Ward, seconded by DeWall and carried 5-0 to approve the agreement between the City of Proctor and UFCW as discussed. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and caried 5-0 to approve the job review and accept the agreement between the City of Proctor and City Administrator Jessica Rich. BILLS FOR APPROVAL General: $24,725.21 Liquor: $35,969.82 TOTAL BILLS FOR APPROVAL: $60,695.03 Motion by DeWall, seconded by Rohweder and carried 5-0 to approve the bills as submitted. Motion by DeWall, seconded by Johnson and carried 5-0 to adjourn the City Council meeting at 6:58 pm. P.J. – February 25, 2021 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-21-62 Estate of Loretta Jean Billman, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on March 23, 2021, at 1:30 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 Joseph Matthes, whose address is 320 118th Avenue NW, Coon Rapids, Minnesota 55448, as Personal Representative of the Estate of Loretta Jean Billman in a formal unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be filed with the Court prior to or raised at the hearing. If the petition is proper and 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 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely, due to the pandemic. Notice is also given that (subject to Minn. Stat. 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: February 11, 2021 BY THE COURT Eric Hylden District Court Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative Joseph J. Mihalek, Atty. Reg. No. 72904 Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. 302 W. Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: (218) 722-0861 Email: [email protected] P.J. – February 18 and 25, 2021 SUMMONS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-CV-20-2210 Luke Sydow d/b/a SAS & Associates, Plaintiff, vs. Mark Peterson, Defendant. THIS SUMMONS IS DIRECTED TO DEFENDANT MARK PETERSON: 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: John H. Bray Bray & Reed, ltd. 202 West Superior Street, Suite 200 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 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. Dated: July 1, 2020 BRAY & REED, LTD. Attorney for Plaintiff /s/ John H. Bray John H. Bray- MN AID No. 209922 200 Sellwood Building 202 West Superior Street Duluth, Minnesota 55802 Telephone: (218) 727-8451 Facsimile: (218) 727-6081 Email: [email protected] P.J. – February 11, 18 and 25, 2021 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: Willie’s Place 2. Principal place of business: 31 Oak St., Proctor, MN 55810 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 and registered office address: Kristen J. Bennett 31 Oak St. Proctor, MN 55810 USA 4. 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: January 21, 2021 Kristen J. Bennett P.J. – February 18 and 25, 2021 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: Hagar’s All Purpose Viking Seasoning 2. Principal place of business: 23 South 60th Avenue East, Duluth, MN 55804 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 and registered office address: Thomas Matthew Lemon 23 South 60th Avenue East Duluth, MN 55804 USA 4. 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: January 26, 2021 /s/ Thomas M. Lemon, Thomas Matthew Lemon, Owner P.J. – February 18 and 25, 2021 February 10, 2021 ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT No. 69DU-CV-20-1022 In the Matter of the Petition of L. J. Walsh Company in Relation to Certificate of Title No. 258417 issued for land in the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota and legally described as follows: Lot 5 Block 20 ENDION DIVISION OF DULUTH Lot 6 Block 20 ENDION DIVISION OF DULUTH N’ly 58 feet of Lot 7 Block 20 ENDION DIVISION OF DULUTH TO: 1618 PROPERTIES 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 April 21, 2021, (“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: 1. That the Quit Claim Deed which created Certificate of Title No. 258417, dated July 7, 1992 and recorded in the office of the St. Louis County Registrar of Titles on July 23, 1992 as Document No. 551629, running from L.J. Walsh Company, a Minnesota corporation, to 1618 Properties, is void because 1618 Properties does not exist and has never existed as a legal entity under the laws of the State of Minnesota. 2. That the St. Louis County Registrar of Titles shall cancel Certificate of Title No. 258417 and issue in lieu thereof a new Certificate of Title showing L. J. Walsh Company, a Minnesota corporation, to be the owner in fee simple of the following: Lot 5 Block 20 ENDION DIVISION OF DULUTH Lot 6 Block 20 ENDION DIVISION OF DULUTH N'ly 58 feet of Lot 7 Block 20 ENDION DIVISION OF DULUTH Said new Certificate of Title shall be entered subject to the following memorials: Document Nos. 507302 and 520007. 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 $295.00 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 [email protected] 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 and a copy of the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 and the Petition 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: Kimberly E. Brzezinski Examiner of Titles By /s/ Kimberly E. Brzezinski Dated: January 16, 2021 David M. Johnson JUDGE OF THE DISTRICT COURT Attorney for Petitioner: Paul A. Loraas Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Phone No. 218-725-6812 Fax No. 218-725-6800 P.J. – February 4 and 11, 2021 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: Kloss Customs 2. Principal place of business: 3274 Lindahl Rd., Proctor, MN 55810 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 and registered office address: Kyle Kloss 3274 Lindahl Rd., Proctor, MN 55810 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: February 1, 2021 /s/ Kyle Kloss P.J. – February 11 and 18, 2021 NOTICE OF HEARING STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT CIVIL DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-CV-20-1601 Case Type: 14.Other Civil (Road Vacation) Judge Assigned: Eric Hylden In the Matter of the Petition of Adele D. Hartwick, to vacate certain roadways and alleys located within the Plat of Dinham Lake. PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the hearing on the Petition to Vacate Roadways and Alleys located within the Plat of Dinham Lake will be held at a special term of the Sixth Judicial District Court in St. Louis County, Minnesota, before the Honorable Eric Hylden at the Courthouse located in Duluth, Minnesota, on the 2nd day of March, 2021, at 8:45 a.m., or as soon thereafter as counsel may be heard. 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 Petition may be granted. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at (218) 726-2460, option #3, for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Dated this 7th day of December, 2020. HANFT FRIDE, A Professional Association /s/ Charles H. Andresen Charles H. Andresen, #2604 130 W. Superior Street 1000 US Bank Place Duluth, MN 55802 (218) 722-4766 Attorney for Petitioner P.J. – February 11 and 18, 2021 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: Duluth Little League 2. Principal place of business: 237 West Owatonna Street, Duluth, MN 55803 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 and registered office address: Eastern Little League of Duluth, Inc. 237 West Owatonna Street Duluth, MN 55803 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: January 29, 2021 /s/ Daniel Fraser P.J. – February 4 and 11, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR DESCENT OF PROPERTY INTESTATE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-31 Estate of Carol J. Danberg, 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 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 March 9, 2021, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at the St. Louis County Courthouse, Duluth, Minnesota. 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option 6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely, due to the Pandemic. Dated: January 25, 2021 Dale O. Harris District Court Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner David A. Stromgren #106562 STROMGREN LAW OFFICE 403 North 57th Avenue West Duluth, Minnesota 55807 (218) 624-5766 [email protected] P.J. – February 4 and 11, 2021 DULUTH STORAGE company, iNC. notice to creditors and claimants 1. Duluth Storage Company, Inc., has been dissolved and is in the process of winding down its affairs under Minn. Stat. § 302A.727. 2. Duluth Storage Company, Inc., has filed an Intent to Dissolve with the Minnesota Secretary of State. 3. The Intent to Dissolve was filed with the Minnesota Secretary of State on January 14, 2021. 4. The address to which written claims against the corporation must be presented is as follows: Duluth Storage Company, Inc., c/o William M. Burns, Attorney at Law, 1000 U.S. Bank 130 W. Superior Street, Suite 1000, Duluth, MN 55802. 5. Claims must be received by the later of 90 days after the first date of publication of this Notice or, with respect to a particular known creditor or claimant, 90 days after the date on which written notice was given to that creditor or claimant. Copies of this Notice are as valid as originals. Dated: January 14, 2021 Duluth Storage Company, Inc. By /s/ William M. Burns, Personal Representative of the Estate of Max Allen Taubert, a/k/a Max A. Taubert, Sole Director and Sole Shareholder P.J. – January 21 and 28 and February 4 and 11, 2021 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-21-27 Estate of Joseph N. Zink, aka Jay N. Zink, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on March 9, 2021, at 1:30 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 dated, August 23, 2020, (“Will’), and for the appointment of Kay J. Whelan, whose address is 5200 Samuelson Rd., Duluth, MN 55811 as Personal Representative of the Estate of the Decedent in a SUPERVISED 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: January 25, 2021 BY THE COURT Dale O. Harris 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – February 4 and 11, 2021 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-21-39 ESTATE OF: COZETTE M. BENTSON, DECEDENT It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Mar. 16, 2021 at 1:30 p.m. a hearing will be held via Zoom by this Court at Duluth in St. Louis County, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of Decedent, dated August 22, 1994 (“Will”), and the appointment of Julie M. Christian, whose address is 401 N. 43rd Ave. W., 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, pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses, to sell real and personal property, and do all necessary acts for the Estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at (218) 726-2460 option #6 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. Date: February 4, 2021 Sally Tarnowski Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative: Johnson, Killen & Seiler, P.A. By: Susan Waldie (0398834) 230 West Superior Street, Suite 800 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: (218) 722-6331 [email protected] P.J. – February 11 and 18, 2021 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-21-12 Estate of KENNETH RICHARD OLSON, JR. aka Kenneth R. Olson, Jr., Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on March 9, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North Fifth Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent dated, May 31, 2016, (“Will’), and for the appointment of Heather Marie Olson, Daughter, whose address is 142 West Palm Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55811 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 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: January 25, 2021 BY THE COURT Dale O. Harris District Court Judge, Probate Division Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Applicant Name: Shelly M. Marquardt Firm: Attorney at Law 314 W. Superior St., Ste. 310 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No: 21193X Telephone: 218-726-0707 [email protected] P.J. – February 11 and 18, 2021 NOTICE OF HEARING ON PETITION STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-CV-21-193 Case Type: Condemnation Judge Assigned: John B. Schulte In the Matter of the Condemnation of Certain Lands for Electrical Transmission Line Purposes, Minnesota Power, a division of ALLETE, Inc., a Minnesota corporation, Petitioner, vs. State of Minnesota, Roderick H. McLean, Lisa McLean, Nancy McLean, Catherine M. Cowles, John H. McLean, David W. McLean, Mary M. Evans, Laura T. McLean, Beverly Williams, David McLean, Julia L. Washburn, and U.S. Bank, N.A. as Trustees of the Washburn Trust of 1980, And, All other unknown persons claiming any right, title or interest in the real property situated in St. Louis County, Minnesota and legally described as: Northeast Quarter of Northeast Quarter (NE1/4 NE1/4), Section 29, Township 59 North Range 14 West of the Fourth Principal Meridian. Respondents. TO: RESPONDENTS NAMED ABOVE. YOU AND EACH OF YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that on March 15, 2021, at 2:00 o’clock P.M., or as soon thereafter as counsel can be heard, the above-named Petitioner will present to the above-named court a Petition for Condemnation of certain lands for electrical transmission purposes. A copy of said Petition is on file with the Court Administrator of the above-named Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, MN 55802-1285 or may be obtained upon request to the undersigned counsel for Petitioner. The hearing will be held via Zoom and appearance shall be by video and audio unless otherwise directed with Judicial Officer John B, Schulte, St. Louis County District Court. To join by internet: Type https://zoomgov.com/join in your browser’s address bar. To join by telephone (if you are unable to join by internet) dial Toll-free (833)-568-8864. Enter the Meeting ID and Meeting Passcode: Meeting ID: 160 003 0668 Passcode: 363313 YOU, AND EACH OF YOU, ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED that Petitioner also will move the court for an order transferring title and possession to Petitioner of the parcels described in the Petition in accordance with Minn. Stat. § 117.042 as of April 16, 2021 and that all persons occupying the property described in the Petition must vacate the premises and move all of your personal property from said premises on or before April 16, 2021. YOU, AND EACH OF YOU, ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED that (1) a party wishing to challenge the public use or public purposes, necessity or authority for a taking must appear at the court hearing and state the objection or must appeal within sixty (60) days of the court order; and (2) a court order approving the public use and public purpose, necessity and authority for the taking is final unless an appeal is brought within sixty (60) days after service of the order on that party. THIS LAWSUIT MAY AFFECT OR BRING INTO QUESTION TITLE TO REAL PROPERTY located in St. Louis County, State of Minnesota, legally described as follows: Northeast Quarter of Northeast Quarter (NE1/4 NE1/4), Section 29, Township 59 North Range 14 West of the Fourth Principal Meridian. The object of this action is to acquire by eminent domain an easement for electrical transmission purposes. Date: February 11, 2021 HANFT FRIDE, A Professional Association By /s/ Robin C. Merritt Robin C. Merritt Attorney Registration No. 194621 Attorneys for Petitioner 1000 US Bank Place 130 W. Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802-2094 218/722-4766 [email protected] P.J. – February 11,18 and 25, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP, APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN A SUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-PR-21-32 Estate of Russell C. Danberg, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on March 9, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at the Courthouse in Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Mark L. Danberg, whose address is 3825 Fairhaven Road, Eagan, Minnesota 55123, as personal representative of the Estate of the Decedent in a supervised administration. Any objection 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, and 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option 6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely, due to the Pandemic. Dated: January 25, 2021 Dale O. Harris District Court Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative David A. Stromgren #106562 STROMGREN LAW OFFICE 403 North 57th Avenue West Duluth, Minnesota 555807 (218) 624-5766 [email protected] P.J. – February 4 and 11, 2021 NOTICE OF LIEN SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on February 23, 2021, at 10:00 a.m., at Boundary Storage, 126 Boundary Avenue, Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota, 55810, the St. Louis County Sheriff will sell at Public Sale the following described property, to-wit: All items stored within the unit D-1 Said sale shall be held for the purpose of foreclosing a possessory lien claimed by Boundary Storage pursuant to Section 514.970, Minnesota Statutes for the account of Brett Envall, that said lien arises out of the storage and safekeeping of said property; that at the time of the said sale there will be due and owing for said services, the sum of $456.40, exclusive of the costs of sale. Dated at Duluth, Minnesota, the 27th day of January, 2021 P.J. – February 4 and 11, 2021 SUMMONS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-CV-20-2210 Luke Sydow d/b/a SAS & Associates, Plaintiff, vs. Mark Peterson, Defendant. THIS SUMMONS IS DIRECTED TO DEFENDANT MARK PETERSON: 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: John H. Bray Bray & Reed, ltd. 202 West Superior Street, Suite 200 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 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. Dated: July 1, 2020 BRAY & REED, LTD. Attorney for Plaintiff /s/ John H. Bray John H. Bray- MN AID No. 209922 200 Sellwood Building 202 West Superior Street Duluth, Minnesota 55802 Telephone: (218) 727-8451 Facsimile: (218) 727-6081 Email: [email protected] P.J. – February 11, 18 and 25, 2021 THIRD-PARTY SUMMONS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT CIVIL DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-CV-20-1825 FOSTER-JACKSON, LLC 7237 Rice Lake Road Duluth, MN 55803 Plaintiff, v. NATIONAL BANK OF COMMERCE 1127 Tower Avenue Superior, WI 54880 Defendant and Third-Party Plaintiff, v. PIONEER TITLE & ABSTRACT COMPANY a/k/a PIONEER ABSTRACT & TITLE COMPANY 1728 London Road Duluth, MN 55806 Defendant and Third-Party Plaintiff, v. RIESLAND INVESTMENTS, LLC a/k/a REISLAND INVESTMENTS, LLC 6119 Sea Ranch Drive Hudson, FL 34667 Third-Party Defendant, PAUL J. RIESLAND a/k/a PAUL J. REISLAND 6119 Sea Ranch Drive Hudson, FL 34667 Third-Party Defendant, and ADAM P. RIESLAND a/k/a ADAM P. REISLAND 4529 Bay View Lane E. Rice Lake, MN 55803 Third-Party Defendant. THE STATE OF MINNESOTA TO THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS: You are hereby summoned and required to serve upon Pioneer Abstract & Title Company's attorney an Answer to the Third-Party Complaint which is herewith served upon you, within Twenty (20) days after service of this Third-Party Summons upon you, exclusive of the day of service. If you fail to do so, judgment by default will be taken against you for the relief demanded in the Third-Party Complaint. Dated this 13th day of November, 2020. Torvinen, Jones, Routh & Saunders, S.C. /s/ Lukas J. Saunders Lukas J. Saunders State Bar Nos. WI 1081372, MN 0392727 823 Belknap Street, Suite 222 Superior, WI 54880 Telephone: 715-394-7751 Facsimile: 715-395-0923 Email: [email protected] P.J. – February 11, 18 and 25, 2021 Order of Informal Appointment of Personal Representative (Without a Will) State of Minnesota St. Louis County District Court Sixth District Court File Number: 69DU-PR-20-331 Case Type: Informal Probate In Re the Estate of Jeffrey Merritt, Deceased The Application for the Informal Appointment of Personal Representative, which was signed by Robert Merritt, came before the Registrar on October 29, 2020. Having considered the Application, the Registrar determines the following: 1. The Application is complete. 2. The Applicant has declared or affirmed that the information in the Application is true to the best of Applicant’s knowledge or belief. 3. The Applicant appears to be an “interested person” as defined by Minnesota law. 4. Venue in this County is proper based on the statements in the Application. 5. The Application indicates the following: a. The Applicant conducted a reasonably diligent search for any unrevoked testamentary instrument. b. The Applicant is not aware of any unrevoked testamentary instrument. c. There is no Personal Representative appointed in this or another county in Minnesota whose appointment has not been terminated. d. The person appointed below has priority, is entitled to be appointed Personal Representative, and is not disqualified to serve as Personal Representative. 6. The requested appointment does not relate to any Will. 7. Any notice required by Minnesota law has been given. 8. The Decedent died on March 1, 2020 and at least 120 hours, but not more than 3 years (except as allowed in Minn. Stat. § 524.3-108), have passed since Decedent’s death. 9. The Decedent’s heirs are as identified in the Application. 10. All persons identified as heirs under Minnesota law have survived the Decedent by at least 120 hours. 11. From the statements in the Application, the person appointed below has priority and is entitled to be appointed personal representative, and is not disqualified to serve as personal representative. 12. The following checked statements are true: Decedent left no surviving spouse. Decedent left no surviving descendants. IT IS ORDERED: 1. The application is granted. 2. Robert Merritt is informally appointed as Personal Representative of Decedent’s Estate, with no bond. 3. The appointment of the Personal Representative is not effective until Letters issue. 4. Upon filing of the bond, if required, and statement of acceptance of oath, Letters of General Administration will be issued Dated: Oct. 29, 2020 BY THE COURT: Jill A. Eichenwald District Court Judge P.J. – February 4 and 11, 2021 Summary of the Proctor City Council meeting minutes MINUTES OF THE PROCTOR CITY COUNCIL MEETING for Tuesday, January 19, 2021 *Due to COVID-19: Meeting access by the public was available through the live stream on the Trac 7 YouTube channel. Ted Kiefat served as the meeting coordinator. Mayor Ward called the meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by Johnson and carried (Roll Call Vote: Rohweder Y, DeWall Y, Benson Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to approve the City Council minutes from Monday, January 4, 2021 Motion by DeWall, seconded by Benson and carried (Roll Call Vote: Rohweder Y, DeWall Y, Benson Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to approve the agenda for Tuesday, January 19, 2021 with the following amendment: Removing item 7A: Employee Contracts Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (Roll Call Vote: Rohweder Y, DeWall Y, Benson Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to approve the consent agenda for Tuesday, January 19, 2021. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by Benson and carried (Roll Call Vote: Rohweder Y, DeWall Y, Benson Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to approve the annual transfer of funds as submitted. Motion by Ward, seconded by Rohweder and carried (Roll Call Vote: Rohweder Y, DeWall Y, Benson Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to approve the updated sexual harassment policy as submitted. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (Roll Call Vote: Rohweder Y, DeWall Y, Benson Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to approve the respectful workplace policy as submitted. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by Johnson and carried (Roll Call Vote: Rohweder Y, DeWall Y, Benson Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to approve the computer use policy as submitted. F. Ordinance 01-21 – Repealing Ordinance 03-19:First Reading Motion by Benson, seconded by Ward and carried (Roll Call Vote: Rohweder Y, DeWall Y, Benson Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to approve submitting a legislative bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing a refundable construction exemption for sale taxes for a salt and sand shed in the City of Proctor. BILLS FOR APPROVAL General: $39,658.43 Liquor: $16,924.09 TOTAL BILLS FOR APPROVAL: $56,582.52 Motion by Johnson, seconded by DeWall and carried (Roll Call Vote: Rohweder Y, DeWall Y, Benson Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to approve the bills as submitted. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by Ward and carried (Roll Call Vote: Rohweder Y, DeWall Y, Benson Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to adjourn at 6:29 pm. P.J. – February 11, 2021 DULUTH TIMBER company, iNC. notice to creditors and claimants 1. Duluth Timber Company, Inc., has been dissolved and is in the process of winding down its affairs under Minn. Stat. § 302A.727. 2. Duluth Timber Company, Inc., has filed an Intent to Dissolve with the Minnesota Secretary of State. 3. The Intent to Dissolve was filed with the Minnesota Secretary of State on January 14, 2021. 4. The address to which written claims against the corporation must be presented is as follows: Duluth Timber Company, Inc., c/o William M. Burns, Attorney at Law, 1000 U.S. Bank 130 W. Superior Street, Suite 1000, Duluth, MN 55802. 5. Claims must be received by the later of 90 days after the first date of publication of this Notice or, with respect to a particular known creditor or claimant, 90 days after the date on which written notice was given to that creditor or claimant. Copies of this Notice are as valid as originals. Dated: January 14, 2021 Duluth Timber Company, Inc. By /s/ William M. Burns, Personal Representative of the Estate of Max Allen Taubert, a/k/a Max A. Taubert, Sole Director and Sole Shareholder P.J. – January 21 and 28 and February 4 and 11, 2021 William M. Burns, Personal Representative of the Estate of Max Allen Tauber, a/k/a Max A. Tauber, Sole Director and Sole Shareholder January 27, 2021 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-21-22 Estate of Virginia B. Leslie, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Mar. 2, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent dated, February 26, 1998, and codicils to the will, dated August 22, 2005 (“Will”), and for the appointment of Kathryn A. Rutka, whose address is 5194 Lavaque Junction Road, Hermantown, MN 55811, and Daniel G. Leslie, whose address is 4942 Arnold Road, Duluth, MN 55803 as Co-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 Co-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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at (218) 726-2460 option #6 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. A charitable beneficiary may request notice of the probate proceedings be given to the Attorney General pursuant to Minnesota Statutes section 501B.41, subdivision 5. (COURT SEAL) Dated: January 21, 2021 BY THE COURT Sharon Hall 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 W. Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No.: 302004 Telephone: (218) 722-4766 FAX: (218) 529-2401 Email: [email protected] P.J. – January 28 and February 4, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION (INTESTATE – EXEMPT ESTATE) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-10 IN RE: ESTATE OF Gerald B. Maus, a/k/a Gerald Burdett Maus, Deceased. Notice is given that a Petition has been filed requesting that the Estate assets be summarily assigned and distributed without probate 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 or claims are filed or raised, the Court may issue a Decree distributing or assigning the Estate’s assets. If you have any objections to this case, please contact Court Administration at (218) 726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. It is Ordered and Notice is now given that the Petition will be heard on February 23, 2021, at 1:30 PM, by this Court at the St. Louis County Courthouse, Duluth, Minnesota. Notice is further given that (subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against the Estate are required to present the claims to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: January 14, 2021 Mark A. Munger Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy J. Steve Nys Attorney for Petitioner Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. 302 W. Superior Street - Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No. 389228 218-722-0861 • FAX 218-725-6800 P.J. – January 21 and 28, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION (INTESTATE ) (EXEMPT ESTATE) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-15 Estate of James William Johnson a/k/a James Johnson, Decedent. Notice is given that a petition has been filed by Patricia M. Johnson requesting that the Estate assets be summarily assigned and distributed without probate 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 or claims are filed or raised, the Court may issue a decree distributing or assigning the Estate’s assets. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at (218) 726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. It is Ordered and Notice is now given that the Petition will be heard on March 2, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., by this Court at the St. Louis County Courthouse located in Duluth, Minnesota. Dated: January 20, 2021 Leslie E. Beiers Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Aaron R. Bransky, #226610 Andrew, Bransky & Poole, P.A. 302 W. Superior St., Suite 300 Duluth, MN 55802 (218) 722-1764 (218) 722-6137 fax P.J. – January 28 and February 4, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN AN UNSUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-21-19 In Re: Estate of Carol L. Ylitalo Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on March 2, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at the St. Louis County Courthouse, Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of James E. Ylitalo, whose address is 573 West Redwing Street, Duluth, MN 55803, as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; to pay all legals debts, claims, taxes and expenses; to sell real and personal property; and to do all the necessary acts for the decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at (218) 726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: January 20, 2021 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers Judge of District Court Attorney for Petitioner Andrew, Bransky & Poole, P.A. Aaron R. Bransky MN #226610 302 W. Superior St., Suite 300 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: (218) 722-1764 Facsimile: (218) 722-6137 e-mail: [email protected] P.J. – January 28 and February 4, 2021 DULUTH STORAGE company, iNC. notice to creditors and claimants 1. Duluth Storage Company, Inc., has been dissolved and is in the process of winding down its affairs under Minn. Stat. § 302A.727. 2. Duluth Storage Company, Inc., has filed an Intent to Dissolve with the Minnesota Secretary of State. 3. The Intent to Dissolve was filed with the Minnesota Secretary of State on January 14, 2021. 4. The address to which written claims against the corporation must be presented is as follows: Duluth Storage Company, Inc., c/o William M. Burns, Attorney at Law, 1000 U.S. Bank 130 W. Superior Street, Suite 1000, Duluth, MN 55802. 5. Claims must be received by the later of 90 days after the first date of publication of this Notice or, with respect to a particular known creditor or claimant, 90 days after the date on which written notice was given to that creditor or claimant. Copies of this Notice are as valid as originals. Dated: January 14, 2021 Duluth Storage Company, Inc. By /s/ William M. Burns, Personal Representative of the Estate of Max Allen Taubert, a/k/a Max A. Taubert, Sole Director and Sole Shareholder P.J. – January 21 and 28 and February 4 and 11, 2021 William M. Burns, Personal Representative of the Estate of Max Allen Tauber, a/k/a Max A. Tauber, Sole Director and Sole Shareholder NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL 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-21-7 In Re: Estate of gilbert woodward harries, a/k/a GILBERT W. HARRIES and GILBERT HARRIES, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Feb. 16, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent’s Will dated October 7, 2020, and for the appointment of James R. Harries, whose address is 1010 Hermes Avenue, Encinitas, CA 92024, as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expense; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the Decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: January 11, 2021 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Hanft Fride, P.A. Holly E. Haller, # 0395484 130 W. Superior St., Ste. 1000 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218/722-4766 Facsimile: 218/529-2401 Email: [email protected] Attorney for Petitioner P.J. – January 21 and 28, 2021 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-21-14 Estate of Maxine Adeline Lian, aka Maxine A. Lian, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Feb. 23, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Delaine Peplinski, whose address is 4519 W. Main St., Apt. A1, Kalamazoo, MI 49006 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: January 20, 2021 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – January 28 and February 4, 2021 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-21-11 Estate of: Daniel P. Johnson a/k/a Daniel Peter Johnson to the heirs, both known and unknown, of 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. IT IS ORDERED and Notice is further given, that the Petition will be heard on Feb. 23, 2021, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at 100 N. 5th Avenue W., Duluth, Minnesota. (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 Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-204. (2) Notice shall be given by publishing the 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: January 19, 2021 (COURT SEAL) BY THE COURT Sharon Hall Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Christopher A. Dahlberg Dahlberg Law Office PA 130 W. Superior Street, Suite 730 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No.: 0323998 Telephone: (218) 722-5809 FAX: (218) 722-3785 Email: [email protected] P.J. January 28 and February 4, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL 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-21-16 ESTATE OF: GLORIA C. STONE DECEDENT It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Mar. 2, 2021 at 1:30 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 November 8, 2002 and a separate writing under Minn. Stat. 524.2-513 (“Will”), and the appointment of Sally Tempelis, whose address is 5E Hayes Court, Superior, WI 54880, 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at (218) 726-2460 option #6 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. Date: January 20, 2021 Leslie E. Beiers Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative: Johnson, Killen & Seiler, P.A. By: Alok Vidyarthi (#213652) 230 West Superior Street Suite 800 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: (218) 722-6331 P.J. – January 28 and February 4, 2021 Summary of the Proctor City Council Meeting Minutes MINUTES OF THE PROCTOR CITY COUNCIL MEETING for Monday, January 4, 2021 *Due to COVID-19: Meeting access by the public was available through the live stream on the Trac 7 YouTube channel. Ted Kiefat served as the meeting coordinator. Mayor Ward called the meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. MEMBERS PRESENT: Jake Benson, Rory Johnson, Jim Rohweder, Chad Ward, Troy DeWall OTHERS PRESENT: City Administrator Jess Rich, City Attorney John Bray, Megan Jordan, Ted Kiefat, Chief Gaidis, Kerry Helquist Administrator Rich delivers the Oath of Office to Mayor Ward. Mayor Ward administers the Oath of Office to Councilor Jim Rohweder. Mayor Ward administers the Oath of Office to Councilor Troy DeWall. Motion by Johnson, seconded by DeWall and carried (5-0) to approve the City Council minutes from Monday, December 21, 2020. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by DeWall and carried (5-0) to approve the agenda for Monday, January 4, 2021. Motion by Ward, seconded by Rohweder and carried (5-0) to approve the consent agenda for Monday, January 4, 2021 pulling item *4A for discussion. Motion by DeWall, seconded by Rohweder and caried (5-0) to approve resolution 01-21 and enter into a lease agreement with PNC for the purchase of a ladder truck in the amount of $748,715.00. Motion by DeWall, seconded by Benson and carried (5-0) to approve an HVAC service contract agreement for one year to complete routine building maintenance as an allowable expense covered in the approved 2021 budget. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by Benson and carried (5-0) to approve resolution 02-21 Designating Official Depository. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Rohweder and approved (4-0 Benson abstaining) to approve the Proctor Journal as the official newspaper and to remove the Duluth News Tribune as alternate. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by Benson and carried (5-0) to approve First National Bank of Proctor, Proctor Federal Credit Union, MN 4M Fund, PMA Network (4MFunds), RBC Capital Markets & Dain Rauscher, and Northland Securities as depositories of city funds. Mayor Ward appoints Councilor DeWall as Mayor Pro-Tem (Deputy Mayor) with Councilor DeWall accepting. Motion by Benson, seconded by Rohweder and carried (5-0) to appoint Councilor DeWall as Deputy Mayor. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Rohweder and carried (5-0) to designate Jess Rich, City Administrator as the responsible authority for data requests. Motion by Benson, seconded by Rohweder and caried (5-0) to designate Jess Rich, City Administrator as compliance officer. Motion by Ward, seconded by DeWall and carried (5-0) to approve Jess Rich as the designee of records. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by Benson and carried (5-0) to designate Ron Envall as prosecuting attorney. Motion by Ward, seconded by Rohweder and carried (5-0) to designate Jim Rich as building official. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by Johnson and carried (5-0-) to designate Jay Boysen and building inspector. Motion by Ward, seconded by Rohweder and carried (5-0) to designate the State of Minnesota as electrical inspector. Motion by Benson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0 DeWall abstaining) to accept designations as submitted by the Proctor Fire Department. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by Johnson and carried (5-0) to accept the relief association positions as submitted by the Proctor Fire Department. Motion by DeWall, seconded by Johnson and carried (5-0) to seat Mayor Ward on the PEDA Commission. Motion by Ward, seconded by Benson and carried (5-0) to seat Councilor Rohweder and Councilor Johnson to the Liquor Control Committee. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by Johnson and carried (5-0) to seat Mayor Ward on Public Safety Committee. Motion by Ward, seconded by Benson and carried (5-0) to seat Councilor Johnson and Councilor Rohweder to the Parks & Recreation Committee. Motion by Ward, seconded by DeWall and carried (5-0) to seat Councilor Benson on the Tourism Committee. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by Johnson and carried (5-0) to seat Councilor DeWall to the Street Committee. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by DeWall and carried (5-0) to seat Councilor Benson to the Cable TV Commission. Motion by Benson, seconded by Rohweder and carried (5-0) to seat Mayor Ward and Councilor Benson on the Personnel Committee. Motion by Benson, seconded by Rohweder and carried (5-0) to seat Councilor Johnson on the Proctor Golf Board. Motion by DeWall, seconded by Rohweder and carried (5-0) to seat Mayor Ward on the Public Charitable Trust Fund Board. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by DeWall and carried (5-0) to appoint Mayor Ward as the MIC Representative and Councilor Benson as alternate MIC representative. Motion by Ward, seconded by Rohweder and carried (5-0) to seat Councilor DeWall and Councilor Johnson on the negotiation committee. Motion by Benson, seconded by Rohweder and carried (5-0) to approve the recommendation by Administrator Rich and not waive the monetary limits on municipal tort liability established by Minn. Stat. 466.04. BILLS FOR APPROVAL General: $42,938.36 Liquor: $37,199.51 TOTAL BILLS FOR APPROVAL: $80,137.87 Motion by Rohweder, seconded by DeWall and carried (5-0) to accept the bills as submitted. Motion by Rohweder, seconded by Johnson and carried (5-0) to adjourn the City Council meeting at 7:07 pm. P.J. – January 28, 2021 NOTICE OF LIEN SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on February 23, 2021, at 10:00 a.m., at Boundary Storage, 126 Boundary Avenue, Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota, 55810, the St. Louis County Sheriff will sell at Public Sale the following described property, to-wit: All items stored within the unit D-10 Said sale shall be held for the purpose of foreclosing a possessory lien claimed by Boundary Storage pursuant to Section 514.970, Minnesota Statutes for the account of Danielle Norkunas, that said lien arises out of the storage and safekeeping of said property; that at the time of the said sale there will be due and owing for said services, the sum of $575.00, exclusive of the costs of sale. Dated at Duluth, Minnesota, the 21st day of January, 2021 P.J. – January 28 and February 4, 2021 NOTICE OF LIEN SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on February 23, 2021, at 10:00 a.m., at Foreign Affairs of Duluth, Inc., 722 East 9th Street, Duluth, MN 55805, the St. Louis County Sheriff will sell at public auction the following property: 2006 Mercedes-Benz ML350, VIN No. 4JGBB86E16-A010300. Said sale shall be held for the purpose of foreclosing a mechanic’s lien claimed by Foreign Affairs of Duluth, Inc. pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 514.21, for the account of Charles Anthony Fields, that said lien arises out of failure to pay charges for vehicle repairs and storage from April 16, 2019, to the present date. At the time of said sale, there will be due and owing for said services, the sum of $2,026.73, exclusive of costs of the sale. Dated: January 14, 2021 Terms of the sale: cash, bank money order or certified check P.J. – January 21, 28 and February 4, 2021 DULUTH TIMBER company, iNC. notice to creditors and claimants 1. Duluth Timber Company, Inc., has been dissolved and is in the process of winding down its affairs under Minn. Stat. § 302A.727. 2. Duluth Timber Company, Inc., has filed an Intent to Dissolve with the Minnesota Secretary of State. 3. The Intent to Dissolve was filed with the Minnesota Secretary of State on January 14, 2021. 4. The address to which written claims against the corporation must be presented is as follows: Duluth Timber Company, Inc., c/o William M. Burns, Attorney at Law, 1000 U.S. Bank 130 W. Superior Street, Suite 1000, Duluth, MN 55802. 5. Claims must be received by the later of 90 days after the first date of publication of this Notice or, with respect to a particular known creditor or claimant, 90 days after the date on which written notice was given to that creditor or claimant. Copies of this Notice are as valid as originals. Dated: January 14, 2021 Duluth Timber Company, Inc. By /s/ William M. Burns, Personal Representative of the Estate of Max Allen Taubert, a/k/a Max A. Taubert, Sole Director and Sole Shareholder P.J. - January 21 and 28 and February 4 and 11, 2021 William M. Burns, Personal Representative of the Estate of Max Allen Tauber, a/k/a Max A. Tauber, Sole Director and Sole Shareholder January 6, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION (EXEMPT ESTATE) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-435 Estate of BARBARA JEAN OLSON, Decedent Notice is given that a petition has been filed requesting that the Estate assets be summarily assigned and distributed without probate 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 or claims are filed or raised, the Court may issue a decree distributing or assigning the Estate’s assets. If you have any objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. IT IS ORDERED and Notice is now given that the Petition will be heard on January 26, 2021, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at Duluth, Minnesota. Dated: December 17, 2020 (COURT SEAL) Eric Hylden Judge 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 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 FAX: (218) 727-8558 P.J. - December 31, 2020 and January 7, 2021 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-20-434 Estate of Charles Dunkel Noffsinger, Sr., a/k/a Charles D. Noffsinger, Sr., Charles D. Noffsinger, Charles Noffsinger, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Jan. 26, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Avenue W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent dated, May 2, 1985, (“Will’), and for the appointment of Elizabeth V. Morse, whose address is 203 E. 6th Street Apt. 3, Duluth, MN 55805 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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. (COURT SEAL) Dated: Dec. 21, 2020 BY THE COURT Jill A. Eichenwald Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Christopher A. Dahlberg Dahlberg Law Office, P.A. 130 W. Superior Street, Suite 730 Duluth, MN, 55802 Attorney License No: 0323998 Telephone: (218) 722-5809 FAX: (218) 722-3785 Email: [email protected] P.J. - December 31, 2020 and January 7, 2021 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-20-439 In Re: Estate of William E. Kuusisto, a/k/a William Eldon Kuusisto, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Jan. 26, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent, dated, September 27, 2000 (“Will”) and for the appointment of Kyle W. Kuusisto, whose address is 287 Deloach Street, Memphis, TN 38104 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) 726-2460 option #6 for further instructions 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. A charitable beneficiary may request notice of the probate proceedings be given to the Attorney General pursuant to Minnesota Statutes section 501B.41, subdivision 5. (COURT SEAL) Dated: December 21, 2020 BY THE COURT Jill A. Eichenwald Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Jacob J. Baker Hanft Fride, PA 1000 U.S. Bank Place 130 W. Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No.: 302004 Telephone: (218) 722-4766 FAX: (218) 529-2401 Email: [email protected] P.J. – December 31, 2020 and January 7, 2021 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: Lori Franklin Art 2. Principal place of business: 4215 North 100th Avenue West, Duluth MN 55808 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 and registered office address: Sparkly Heart Studio, LLC 4215 100th Avenue West Duluth MN 55808 USA 4. 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: November 20, 2020 /s/ Joseph V. Ferguson III, Joseph V. Ferguson III Attorney P.J. - January 7 and 14, 2021 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING City of Proctor Planning and Zoning Commission Monday, January 25, 2021 Notice is hereby given that the City of Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission will conduct a public hearing to consider the following: At 5:00 p.m: An application from Karin Haidos of Nelson, LLC for a Conditional Use Permit from the City Code 1002.01, (22) placement of temporary storage bins Legal Description: Parcel: 185-0060-00730 Common Property Description: 620 Hwy 2 Proctor, MN 55810 The hearing will be conducted (public input taken, commission discussion and their action to approve or deny this request) by the Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission at a meeting, Monday, January 25, 2021 at the Proctor Community Center, Council Chambers, 100 Pionk Drive. Application, site plan and responses to conditional use criteria are available at City Hall for inspection. Persons wishing to comment on the conditional use permit may do so in person at the hearing, or in writing by addressing their comments to either the City Administrator or Building Official, 100 Pionk Drive, Proctor, or by calling 624-3641 prior to the meeting. By Order of the Planning & Zoning Commission of Proctor. Jess Rich City Administrator P.J. - January 7, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-443 In Re: Estate of THOMAS L. LAVATO, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on February 2, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of Gloria M. Lavato, whose address is 1641 Lavaque Rd., Proctor, MN 55810, as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the decedent’s 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 decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: December 28, 2020 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Olson Law, PLLC Karen J. Olson MN# 300354 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 Facsimile: (218) 727-8558 e-mail: [email protected] P.J. – January 7 and 14, 2021 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION AND REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS- NON-EXEMPT ESTATE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69VI-PR-20-177 In Re: Estate of Sharon Rayna Johnson, a/k/a Sharon R. Johnson, a/k/a Sharon Johnson and f/k/a Sharon Rayna Craig, Decedent Notice is given that a Petition has been filed requesting that the Estate assets be summarily assigned. The Petition also requests the appointment of Brett Johnson, whose address is 14 Crowfoot Court, Front Royal, VA 22630 as Personal Representative of the estate in an unsupervised administration, If proper and 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, taxes and expenses, to sell real and personal property, and to do all necessary acts for the Estate. 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. It is Ordered and Notice is now given that the Petition will be heard on February 10, 2021, at 9:05 a.m., by this Court at 300 5th Avenue South, Virginia, Minnesota Notice is further 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 Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: December 30, 2020 BY THE COURT Robert C. Friday Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Chelsea Opdahl Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Paul W. Wojciak BEAUMIER TROGDON ORMAN HURD & VIEGAS, PLLP 227 West First Street, Suite 610 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No: 289735 Telephone: (218) 722-1000 FAX: (218) 722-2147 Email: [email protected] P.J. – January 7 and 14, 2021 NOTICE TO Joshua Seguin OF SALE OF PERSONAL PROPERTY Zenith Terrace, hereby gives notice that on the 26th day of January, 2021, at 10:00 a.m., at 28 Dewberry Lane, in the City of Duluth, County of St. Louis, and State of Minnesota, the following described property, to-wit: 1973 Schult Serial #1118629, located at 28 Dewberry Lane will be sold at public auction to be conducted by the Sheriff of St. Louis County, Minnesota: that said sale will be conducted for the purpose of foreclosing the lien upon said property by Zenith Terrace arising by virtue of Minnesota Statutes Section 514.18 through 514.21 inclusive, as amended, because Zenith Terrace has incurred unreimbursed fees for rental fees, storage charges, legal fees, and interest as results of Joshua Seguin’s failure to pay said charges on said manufactured home in the amount of Eight thousand seven hundred ninety-two and 68/100th Dollars ($8,792.68) Dated at Duluth, Minnesota this 22nd Day of December, 2020 P.J. – December 31, 2020 and January 7 and 14, 2021 Amended NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP, 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-20-366 In Re the Estate of Bonita Lynn Krueger, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on February 23, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at St. Louis County Courthouse, Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Matthew A. Krueger, whose address is 6314 Morris Thomas Rd. E., Cloquet, MN 55720 as Personal Representative of the Estate of the Decedent in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition should be filed with the Court prior to or raised at the hearing. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. 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 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: December 16, 2020 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers District Court Judge P.J. – January 7 and 14, 2021 THIRD-PARTY SUMMONS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT CIVIL DIVISION Court File No.: 69DU-CV-20-1825 FOSTER-JACKSON, LLC 7237 Rice Lake Road Duluth, MN 55803 Plaintiff, v. NATIONAL BANK OF COMMERCE 1127 Tower Avenue Superior, WI 54880 Defendant and Third-Party Plaintiff, v. PIONEER TITLE & ABSTRACT COMPANY a/k/a PIONEER ABSTRACT & TITLE COMPANY 1728 London Road Duluth, MN 55806 Defendant and Third-Party Plaintiff, v. RIESLAND INVESTMENTS, LLC a/k/a REISLAND INVESTMENTS, LLC 6119 Sea Ranch Drive Hudson, FL 34667 Third-Party Defendant, PAUL J. RIESLAND a/k/a PAUL J. REISLAND 6119 Sea Ranch Drive Hudson, FL 34667 Third-Party Defendant, and ADAM P. RIESLAND a/k/a ADAM P. REISLAND 4529 Bay View Lane E. Rice Lake, MN 55803 Third-Party Defendant. THE STATE OF MINNESOTA TO THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS: You are hereby summoned and required to serve upon Pioneer Abstract & Title Company’s attorney an Answer to the Third-Party Complaint which is herewith served upon you, within Twenty (20) days after service of this Third-Party Summons upon you, exclusive of the day of service. If you fail to do so, judgment by default will be taken against you for the relief demanded in the Third-Party Complaint. Dated this 13th day of November, 2020 Torvinen, Jones, Routh & Saunders, S.C. By /s/ Lukas J. Saunders Lukas J. Saunders State Bar Nos. WI 1081372, MN 0392727 823 Belknap Street, Suite 222 Superior, WI 54880 Telephone: 715-394-7751 Facsimile: 715-395-0923 Email: [email protected] P.J. - December 24 and 31, 2020 and January 7, 2021 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-20-441 In Re: Estate of Robert LeRoy McGady, a/k/a Robert L. McGady, a/k/a Robert McGady and Bob McGady, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Feb. 2, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Donald O. Marsh, whose address is P.O. Box 161046, Duluth, MN 55816 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: December 23, 2020 BY THE COURT Jill A. Eichenwald 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: [email protected] P.J. – January 7 and 14, 2021 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-20-444 Estate of William Alan Jopke, aka William A. Jopke, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Feb. 2, 2021, at 1:30 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 dated, September 25, 2014, and a separate writing under Minnesota Statutes section 524.2-513, dated September 25, 2014 (“Will”), and for the appointment of Shane W. Jopke, whose address is 81 E. Stark Rd., Esko, MN 55733 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 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 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: December 29, 2020 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – January 7 and 14, 2021 Amended 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-20-389 Estate of Jacob E. Pavlisich, 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. IT IS ORDERED and Notice is further given, that the Petition will be heard on Jan. 26, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., by this Court at 100 North Fifth Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota. 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 Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-204. 2. Notice shall be given by publishing this Notice and Order as provided by law and my mailing a copy of this Notice and Order at least 14 days prior to the hearing date. (COURT SEAL) Dated: December 23, 2020 BY THE COURT Eric Hylden 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: [email protected] P.J. – January 7 and 14, 2021 NOTICE OF INFORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS (INTESTATE) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No: 69DU-PR-20-360 Estate of Jane Marcella Alberts, Decedent Notice is given that an application for informal appointment of personal representative has been filed with the Registrar. No will has been presented for probate. The application has been granted. Notice is also given that the Registrar has informally appointed Bruce LaFlair, whose address is 430 S. 71st. Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota 55807 and Brian LaFlair, whose address is 426 N. 81st Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota 55807, as personal representatives of the Estate of the Decedent. Any heir or other interested person may be entitled to appointment as personal representative or may object to the appointment of the personal representative. Unless objections are filed with the Court (pursuant to Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-607) and the Court otherwise orders, the personal representative has full power to administer the Estate including, after 30 days from the date of issuance of letters, the power to sell, encumber, lease or distribute real estate. Any objections to the appointment of the Personal Representatives must be filed with this Court and will be heard by the Court after the filing of an appropriate petition and proper notice of hearing. 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: November 16, 2020 Leslie E. Beiers Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Vicki O’Brien Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative 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: [email protected] P.J. – January 7 and 14, 2021 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-20-418 Estate of Paul David Sirba, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on January 19, 2021, a hearing will be held in this Court at St. Louis County probate Court, St. Louis County Courthouse, 100 North 5th Avenue West #320, Duluth, MN 55802-1207, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent dated, April 1, 1996, (“Will”) and for the appointment of Joseph Anthony Sirba, whose address is P.O. Box 490, 203 Lawler Avenue, Hinckley, MN 55037 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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. (COURT SEAL) Dated: December 10, 2020 BY THE COURT Sally Tarnowski Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Gerald H. Brandenhoff Attorney at Law 7900 Xerxes Avenue South #928 Bloomington, MN 55431 Attorney License No.: 0010820 Telephone: (952) 944-5150 FAX: (952) 842-0999 e-mail: [email protected] P. J. – December 31, 2020 and January 7, 2021 December 23, 2020 NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR DESCENT OF PROPERTY STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-421 Estate of TIMOTHY D. LARSON, 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely, due to the Pandemic. 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 January 19, 2021, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at Duluth, Minnesota. 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: December 7, 2020 (COURT SEAL) David M. Johnson Judge 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 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 FAX: (218) 727-8558 P.J. - December 17 and 24, 2020 Minutes Independent School District No. 704 Proctor, Minnesota Regular School Board Meeting - Zoom Monday, November 23, 2020 REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING I. Call to Order The meeting was called to order by Jennifer McDonald, School Board Chair, at 7:09 p.m. (Meeting was delayed due to issues with Zoom recording.) II. Pledge of Allegiance III. Roll Call MEMBERS PRESENT: Brian Billman, Kris Bryant, Jennifer McDonald, Lynn Peterson, Larry Shelton, and Joe Ward MEMBERS ABSENT: Amy Pocrnich STUDENT LIAISON MEMBERS: Josh Larson (attended meeting at 8:00 p.m.) Also in Attendance: John Engelking, Superintendent, and Business Manager Stephen Anderson IV. Approval of Agenda MOTION: Moved by Joe Ward and seconded by Brian Billman to approve the Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (BB KB JM LP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. V. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of November 9, 2020. MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Kris Bryant to approve the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of November 9, 2020, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (BB KB JM LP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VI. Approval of the Minutes of the Special School Board Meeting of November 12, 2020. MOTION: Moved by Lynn Peterson and seconded by Joe Ward to approve the Minutes of the Special School Board Meeting of November 12, 2020, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (BB KB JM LP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VII. Finance MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Larry Shelton to approve the payment of bills dated November 11, 2020, in the amount of $41,503.17 covering checks 108382 through 108391; approve the payment of bills dated November 13, 2020, in the amount of $9,392.43 covering checks 108392 through 108393; approve the payment of bills dated November 23, 2020, in the amount of $152,545.15 covering checks 108394 through 108508; and approve the electronic transfers and payrolls for October 2020, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (BB KB JM LP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VIII. Commendations/Congratu-lations A. Congratulations to Alex McPhee and Carly Barnstorf for being crowned homecoming King and Queen. B. Thanked Solway Township for designating Covid funds of $48,000 to the District. C. Thanked Midway Township for designating Covid funds of $6,900 to the District. IX. Public Participation A. The WIPFLI presentation moved to public participation. B. Aaron Nicolson addressed the new schedule for the four day week and provided research regarding the effects of blue light, difficulties with Chromebooks, time management, and homework time. X. Consent Agenda MOTION: Moved by Larry Shelton and seconded by Brian Billman to approve the Consent Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (BB KB JM LP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. A. Personnel Items 1. Approved the recommendation to hire Kevin Danielson as the boys’ hockey assistant “B” coach beginning in the 2020-21 hockey season. 2. Approved the recommendation to hire John Evans as the girls’ assistant basketball coach beginning in the 2020-21 basketball season. XI. Items for Individual Action A. Approved and adopted the second reading of suggested District policy changes. MOTION: Moved by Joe Ward and seconded by Larry Shelton to approve and adopt the second reading of suggested District policy changes as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (BB KB JM LP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. B. Approved the Audit Report for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2020. Wipfli CPA, Michelle Swoboda, presented the report. MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Joe Ward to approve the Audit Report for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2020, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (BB KB JM LP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. C. Approved the Overnight Trip Request from Leah Gagne and Gina Mogen (Proctor Middle School Travel Experience) to travel to London, Paris, and Rome, approximately October 8, 2021, through October 16, 2021. MOTION: Moved by Larry Shelton and seconded by Lynn Peterson to approve the Overnight Trip Request from Leah Gagne and Gina Mogen (Proctor Middle School Travel Experience) to travel to London, Paris, and Rome, approximately October 8, 2021, through October 16, 2021, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (BB KB JM LP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. D. Approved modifications to the Rails Safe Plan: ● Page 4 - Scenario 3: Distance Hybrid Learning with In-Person Support … This model is a more restrictive hybrid scenario designed to reduce people’s density on campus further and prioritize the unique learning of different grade-levels and courses. This model will prioritize Special Education classes and students with IEPs. Additionally, targeted support for students in our ADSIS (Alternative Delivery of Specialized Instructional Services) program will be available. Students will have access to Career and Technical Classes on campus at the Secondary Level and the opportunity to participate in the music and science labs. ● Page 4 - Scenario 4: Distance Learning Only - All students eLearning … Proctor Public Schools will move to this scenario if COVID-19 metrics continue to worsen locally or if schools cannot staff classrooms and programs. In this situation, Proctor Public Schools will: Implement a daily schedule designed for full Distance Learning, which combines our A-B groups to the original class schedule and a 4-day instructional week. ● Page 11-13 - Learning and Instruction … Distance Learning - Elementary • A/B day model • View class on scheduled day for instruction/small group/targeted support Distance Learning - JMS • A/B day model • View class on scheduled day for instruction/small group/targeted support • Performance-based electives will be provided both virtually and individual/small group in-person instruction when safe based on infection rates Distance Learning - PHS • A/B day model • View class on scheduled day for instruction/small group/targeted support • Performance-based electives will be provided both virtually and individual/small group in-person instruction when safe based on infection rates Assessment Plan - Distance Learning - Elementary • Complete planned Fall Benchmark Screening during a scheduled time to complete virtually ...in-person following social distancing guidelines. Distance Learning - Secondary • Jedlicka Middle School: Continue with planned Fall Benchmark Screening using NWEA Complete planned Fall Benchmark Screening during a scheduled time to complete in-person following social distancing guidelines. • No MCA testing will be completed during a scheduled time in-person following social distancing guidelines. ● Page 15 - Face Coverings... . **Face shields are an alternative when medically necessary and must be approved by the site principals in collaboration with stu-dents/guardians.** ● Page 22 - Scheduling … Distance Learning Secondary: students will attend virtual small group instruction on a rotating A/B schedule Tuesday-Friday ● Page 24 - Childcare & Kids’ Zone …. Rail Camp (youth enrichment) All Students Distance Learning Day; Traditional Kids’ Zone In-Person Learning Days; Hybrid Kids’ Zone A/B Distance Learning Days Children of Tier 1 workers only will be cared for at no cost during the school hours. List of Tier 1 Workers Kids’ Zone will follow the Rail Safe Plan. Registration and information can be found on the Proctor Kids’ Zone website. MOTION: Moved by Joe Ward and seconded by Jennifer McDonald to approve modifications to the Rails Safe Plan: Because this is a fluid document, John Engelking and the Rails SafeCommittee will clarify the language regarding A/B day instruction by the December 14, 2020 meeting as revised. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (BB KB JM LP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. XII. Items for Discussion/Infor-mation A. Superintendent Update B. Superintendent midyear evaluation - John will submit evidence for his goals and the board will receive a rubric to be used for our mid-year, informal evaluation on December 14, 2020. C. Discussed current goals within our Strategic Plan. It was determined that the goals as set in the Strategic Plan were still valid goals. John Engelking will meet with his administration team to provide a more up-to-date action plan to accompany the goals. He will update the board at the December 14 meeting. D. Reviewed regional infection rates and discussed current learning models. John Engelking stated he has been in contact with Andrew Connolly about infection rates. He will share his website information for anyone who requests it. John said it was difficult to discuss the impact the outbreaks have had on faculty, staff and students. The outbreak has also put a strain on hospitals and medical professionals. He is proud of the district’s focus to keep everyone safe. E. Discussed board attendance at the 2021 MSBA School Leadership Conference. The Leadership Conference will be held in a virtual format on Thursday, January 14; Thursday, January 21; and Thursday, January 28th. Board members should contact Lori if they plan to attend the virtual meetings. F. Public Relations Update 1. Items relating to the District from the Proctor Journal: a) November 12, 2020 Edition: “Proctor High, Middle Schools move to Distance Learning,” “Proctor Schools get $159,911 from county CARES Act funds, “Educators support Distance Learning move at Bay View school,” “1 incumbent, 2 newcomers win school board election,” “Bayview picks the winners.” b) November 19, 2020 Edition: “Proctor schools to be in Distance Learning until Jan. 4,” “Bay View School added to MDH outbreak list,” “PHS Homecoming displays bright spot in difficult year,” “Students should join in survey,” “Berglund finds spike on 12th clue.” 2. Item relating to the District from FOX21 News: a) November 15, 2020: “Personality, Not Disability Defines Proctor’s New Homecoming Queen.” XIII. Reports A. School Board Committee Reports 1. Staff Development 2. Community Education Advisory Council XIV. Communications A. School Board Comments and Observations 1. Joe Ward requested a formal thank you at the next board meeting for WIPFLI and the employees who were involved with the audit. 2. Lynn Peterson commented on the art and science of teaching and commended the teachers and students who expressed their feelings regarding the A/B learning format. 3. Brian Billman expressed appreciation for teachers, students, and staff members who have stepped up during this difficult time. B. Student Liaison Board Member Comments - None C. Township and City Communications 1. Jennifer McDonald once again thanked the townships for designating funds to the district. She appreciated their generous support during this difficult time. XV. Adjourn MOTION: A motion was made by Jennifer McDonald, seconded by Joe Ward, and unanimously approved to adjourn the meeting at 8:23 p.m. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (BB KB JM LP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. Respectfully submitted: Lynn Peterson, Clerk Jennifer McDonald, Chair P.J. - December 24, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-420 In Re: Estate of JOHN F. HUSSEY, a/k/a JOHN HUSSEY, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on January 12, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the decedent’s Will dated April 1, 1998, and for the appointment of John W. Hussey, whose address is 6199 Highway 7, Culver, MN 55779, as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses; sell real and personal property; and to do all necessary acts for the decedent’s estate. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. section § 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: December 7, 2020 BY THE COURT David M. Johnson Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Olson Law, PLLC Karen J. Olson MN #300354 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 Facsimile: (218) 727-8558 e-mail: [email protected],net P. J. – December 17 and 24, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-430 In Re: Estate of GREGORY CHARLES HANSEN, A/K/A GREGORY C. HANSEN AND GREGORY HANSEN, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on January 26 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Avenue W., Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of Decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of Melissa A. Anderson, whose address is 317 Marshall Street, Duluth, MN 55803, as personal representative of the Decedent’s Estate in an unsupervised administration. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at (218) 726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses; to sell real and personal property; and to do all necessary acts for the Decedent’s estate. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. BY THE COURT Dated: December 15, 2020 Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Hanft Fride, PA Holly E. Haller MN# 0395484 1000 U.S. Bank Place 130 W. Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218/ 722-4766 e-mail: [email protected] Attorney for Petitioner P.J. – December 24 and 31, 2020 Motor Vehicle Possessory Lien Notice of Sale The lienholder intends to sell the vehicle described below to satisfy its possessory lien. This Notice is provided under Minnesota Statutes Section 514.21. Vehicle Description: Year: 2015 Make: Chevrolet Model: Equinox LT1 AWD 4D UTV 4-2.4L VIN: 2GNFLFEK8F6403374 Plate.: BVN305 (Minnesota) Owner: Jacob Simundson 825 Partridge St., Apt. 113 Duluth, MN 55811 Lienholder: Arrowhead Auto Body 4285 Haines Road Hermantown, MN 55811 Contact: Bob Rodenwald, 218-722-2902 Grounds for lien and amounts owed: Body Labor (2 hours @ $66.00 per hour) $132.00 Towing charges paid by Arrowhead Auto Body: $150.00 Storage charges Jan. 15, 2020, through Dec. 8, 2020: $11,480.00 Rate at which additional storage charges will accrue: $35.00 per day Administrative Fee: $300.00 Other expenses of advertising and sale (to be determined) $ TOTAL AMOUNT DUE (on date of sale) (not including additional storage charges and expenses of advertising and sale): $12,062.00 Date service or repair completed: January 22, 2020 Date and Time of Sale: January 26, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. Place of Sale: 4285 Haines Road, Hermantown, Minnesota. IMPORTANT: Vehicle owner may reclaim the vehicle prior to its sale as provided in this Notice of Sale by paying the total amount due. P.J. - December 17, 24 and 31, 2020 THIRD-PARTY SUMMONS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT CIVIL DIVISION Court File No.: 69DU-CV-20-1825 FOSTER-JACKSON, LLC 7237 Rice Lake Road Duluth, MN 55803 Plaintiff, v. NATIONAL BANK OF COMMERCE 1127 Tower Avenue Superior, WI 54880 Defendant and Third-Party Plaintiff, v. PIONEER TITLE & ABSTRACT COMPANY a/k/a PIONEER ABSTRACT & TITLE COMPANY 1728 London Road Duluth, MN 55806 Defendant and Third-Party Plaintiff, v. RIESLAND INVESTMENTS, LLC a/k/a REISLAND INVESTMENTS, LLC 6119 Sea Ranch Drive Hudson, FL 34667 Third-Party Defendant, PAUL J. RIESLAND a/k/a PAUL J. REISLAND 6119 Sea Ranch Drive Hudson, FL 34667 Third-Party Defendant, and ADAM P. RIESLAND a/k/a ADAM P. REISLAND 4529 Bay View Lane E. Rice Lake, MN 55803 Third-Party Defendant. THE STATE OF MINNESOTA TO THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS: You are hereby summoned and required to serve upon Pioneer Abstract & Title Company’s attorney an Answer to the Third-Party Complaint which is herewith served upon you, within Twenty (20) days after service of this Third-Party Summons upon you, exclusive of the day of service. If you fail to do so, judgment by default will be taken against you for the relief demanded in the Third-Party Complaint. Dated this 13th day of November, 2020 Torvinen, Jones, Routh & Saunders, S.C. By /s/ Lukas J. Saunders Lukas J. Saunders State Bar Nos. WI 1081372, MN 0392727 823 Belknap Street, Suite 222 Superior, WI 54880 Telephone: 715-394-7751 Facsimile: 715-395-0923 Email: [email protected] P.J. - December 24 and 31, 2020 and January 7, 2021 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR DETERMINATION OF DESCENT STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-426 In Re: Estate of DENNIS R. STEBNER, Decedent. Corey Stebner (“Petitioner”) has filed a Petition for Determination of Descent. It is Ordered that on January 19, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, on the petition. The petition represents that the Decedent died intestate more than three (3) years ago leaving property in Minnesota. The petition requests the Court determine the descent of such property and assign the property to the persons entitled. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the petition will be granted. Notice shall be given by publishing this Notice and Order as provided by law and by mailing a copy of this Notice and Order to each interested person by United States mail at least 14 days before the time set for the hearing. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently being held remotely due to the pandemic. BY THE COURT Dated: December 10, 2020 Sally Tarnowski Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. Robert R. Kanuit MN# 0252530 302 W. Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218-725-6836 Facsimile: 218-725-6800 e-mail: [email protected] ATTORNEY FOR PETITIONER P.J. – December 24 and 31, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-429 In Re: Estate of Lonn Joseph Viele, a/k/a Lonn J. Viele, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on January 19, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at St. Louis County Courthouse, 100 N. 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of Decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of Zack Viele, whose address is 4136 Sandy Trail, Duluth MN 55803, as personal representa-tive of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s 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 Decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. BY THE COURT Dated: December 14, 2020 Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy GILBERT LAW OFFICE Greg C. Gilbert, #0167320 11 East Superior Street, Suite 563 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: (218) 625-8777 Facsimile: (218) 625-8778 email: [email protected] Attorney for Petitioner P.J. – December 24 and 31, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-425 In Re: Estate of JAMES L. REGAS, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on January 19, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the decedent’s Will dated May 15, 1995 and for the appointment of Lee J. Regas, whose address is 625 Walnut St., Duluth, MN 55811, as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses; sell real and personal property; and to do all necessary acts for the decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. section § 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. Dated: December 9, 2020 BY THE COURT David M. Johnson Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Olson Law, PLLC Karen J. Olson MN #300354 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 Facsimile: (218) 727-8558 e-mail: [email protected],net P. J. – December 17 and 24, 2020 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. DATE: November 3, 2020 YOU ARE NOTIFIED, that default has occurred in the conditions of the following described Mortgage: DATE OF MORTGAGE: January 3, 2007. MORTGAGORS: Terry M. Nelson and Kami J. Nelson, husband and wife. MORTGAGEE: Timothy W. Kaspari and Linda R. Kaspari, 232 Tew Road, Wrenshall, MN 55797 RECORDING INFORMATION: Recorded on January 19, 2007 as Document No. 01040921 in the Office of the County Recorder in and for St. Louis County, Minnesota. ASSIGNMENTS OF MORTGAGE, IF ANY: None. TAX PARCEL IDENTIFICATION NUMBER OF THE MORTGAGED PREMISES: 010-4520-09980. LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE MORTGAGED PREMISES: The Westerly 31 feet of Lots 23, 24, 25, and 26, Block 73, WEST DULUTH, SIXTH DIVISION, St. Louis County, Minnesota THE PHYSICAL STREET ADDRESS, CITY, AND ZIP CODE OF THE MORTGAGED PREMISES: 5819 Elinor Street, Duluth, MN 55807. The person holding the Mortgage is not a transaction agent, as defined by Minn. Stat. 58.02, subd. 30. The name of the residential mortgage servicer and the lender or broker, as defined in Minn. Stat. 58.02, is Timothy W. Kaspari and Linda R. Kaspari. If stated on the Mortgage, the name of the mortgage originator, as defined in Minn. Stat. 58.02, is N/A. Prior to the commencement of this mortgage foreclosure proceeding, mortgagee has complied with all notice requirements required by statute or contract and satisfied the requisites of Minn. Stat. 580.02. THE ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT SECURED BY THE MORTGAGE WAS $38,500.00. AT THE DATE OF THIS NOTICE THE AMOUNT DUE ON THE MORTGAGE, INCLUDING TAXES, IF ANY, PAID BY THE HOLDER OF THE MORTGAGE, IS $33,489.79. 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 St. Louis County, Minnesota, at public auction on January 20, 2021, at 10:00 a.m., at the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office, 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota 55802. 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. 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 20, 2021. If the foregoing date is a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday, then the date to vacate is 11:59 p.m. on the next business day. 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. MORTGAGOR(S) RELEASED FROM FINANCIAL OBLIGATION ON THE MORTGAGE: None. Name of Mortgagee or Mortgage Assignee: Timothy W. Kaspari and Linda R. Kaspari Name and address of Attorney for Mortgagee or Mortgage Assignee: RADOSEVICH LAW OFFICE Peter L. Radosevich (027236X) PO Box 384 Esko, MN 55733 [email protected] Telephone: (218) 879-0008 P.J. - November 19 and 25 and December 3, 10, 17 and 24, 2020 December 9, 2020 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-20-405 Estate of Eunice Sarah Huseby, a/k/a Eunice S. Huseby and Eunice Huseby, 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. 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 Jan. 5, 2021, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at 100 N. 5th Avenue W., Duluth, Minnesota. (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 Minnesota Statutes section 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. (COURT SEAL) Dated: Nov. 23, 2020 BY THE COURT Shaun R. Floerke Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Paul W. Wojciak BEAUMIER TROGDON ORMAN HURD & VIEGAS, PLLP 227 West First Street, Suite 610 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No: 289735 Telephone: (218) 722-1000 FAX: (218) 722-2147 Email: [email protected] P.J. – December 10 and 17, 2020 SOLWAY TOWNSHIP NOTICE OF FILING FOR TOWNSHIP ELECTION Notice is hereby given to qualified voters of Solway Township, St. Louis County, State of Minnesota, that filing for town office will be held for a two week period beginning December 29, 2020. Filing will close on January 12, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. Filing fee is $2.00 Affidavits of Candidacy shall be filed with the Town Clerk at Solway Town Hall, 4029 Munger Shaw Road, Cloquet, MN from December 29, 2020 to January 12, 2021. Township office hours are Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday 9 am to 3 pm. To file, contact the Town Clerk at 729-5134 to set an appointment. Office will be open from 9 am to 5 pm on the last day for filing, January 12, 2021. Offices to be filled at the March Annual Election are: 1 Supervisor (three-year term) Autumn Marquardt Town Clerk P.J. - December 10, 2020 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-20-410 Estate of Neva Emanuelson Maly, a/k/a Neva Carol Emanuelson Maly, a/k/a Neva Carol Maly, a/k/a Neva E. Maly and Neva Maly, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Jan. 5, 2021, at 1:30 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, April 20, 1999, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Timothy John Maly, whose address is 4334 Woodland Avenue, 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 218-726-2460 option 6 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: November 30, 2020 BY THE COURT Dale O. Harris 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: [email protected] P.J.– December 10 and 17, 2020 NOTICE and order OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION (Exempt Estate) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-404 In Re: Estate of Craig B. Johnson, Decedent. Notice is given that a Petition has been filed requesting that the Estate assets by summarily assigned and distributed without probate 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 or claims are filed or raised, the Court may issue a decree distributing the Estate’s assets. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. It is Ordered and Notice is now given that the Petition will be heard on Dec. 29, 2020, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at Duluth, Minnesota Dated: November 24, 2020 Shaun R. Floerke Judge Office of the Court Administrator By Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Timothy N. Downs #24119 The Downs Law Firm 306 W. Superior St., # 200 Duluth, MN 55802 (218) 727-7221 P.J - December 3 and 10, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-407 In Re: Estate of DANIEL RICHARD JOHN, a/k/a DANIEL R. JOHN, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on January 5, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of Erica D. John, whose address is 5056 Alpine Dr., Hermantown MN 55811, as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the decedent’s 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 decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. section § 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. Dated: November 25, 2020 BY THE COURT Shaun R. Floerke Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Olson Law, PLLC Karen J. Olson MN #300354 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 Facsimile: (218) 727-8558 e-mail: [email protected],net P. J. – December 10 and 17, 2020 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-20-406 Estate of David Anthony Waller, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Jan. 5, 2021, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Jessica Seeley, whose address is 5727 Arnold 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: November 24, 2020 BY THE COURT Shaun R. Floerke 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J.– December 3 and 10, 2020 SUMMONS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT 14 - Other Civil Court File No. 69DU-CV-20-1933 Katie A. Sandstrom and Jenny M. Sandstrom, Plaintiffs, vs. Thomas Robin Glassmyer, Rhonda Lee Glassmyer, Randall Joseph Glassmyer, RaeAnne Carlson, and Charles Ross Marciniak, unknown heirs of Jay T. Sandstrom, St. Luke’s Hospital, and all other persons unknown claiming any right, title, estate, interest, or lien in the real estate described in the Complaint herein, Defendants. THE STATE OF MINNESOTA TO THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS: You, and each of you, are hereby summoned and required to serve upon Plaintiffs’ attorney an Answer to the Complaint, within twenty (20) days after service of this Summons upon you, exclusive of the date of service. If you fail to do so, judgment by default will be taken against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. This action involves, affects, or brings into question real property situated in the County of St. Louis, State of Minnesota, described as follows: South Half of South Half of Northeast Quarter of Southeast Quarter (S 1/2 of S 1/2 of NE 1/4 of SE 1/4), Section One (1), Township Fifty-one (51), North of Range Thirteen (13), West of the Fourth Principal Meridian, according to the recorded plat thereof. EXCEPT minerals. NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the object of said action is to obtain a judgment declaring that Plaintiffs are the owners in fee of the property described above, and that the Defendants, and each of them, have no right, title, estate, interest, or lien in or upon the said real estate. NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that no personal claim is made by Plaintiffs against any of the Defendants. Civil cases are subject to Alternative Dispute Resolution processes as provided in Rule 114 of the General Rules of Practice for the District Courts. Alternative Dispute Resolution includes mediation, arbitration, and other processes set forth in the rules. You may contact the Court Administrator for information about these processes and about resources available in your area. Dated: Nov. 3, 2020 /s/ Karen J. Olson Karen J. Olson, Atty Reg #0300354 Olson Law, PLLC Attorney for Plaintiffs 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 (218) 727-8557 P. J. – December 3, 10 and 17, 2020 Minnesota Secretary of State ASSUMED NAME AMENDMENT TO ASSUMED NAME Minnesota Statutes Chapter 333 1. List the exact assumed name under which the business is or will be conducted: Field Training Solutions 2. Principal place of business: 5103 Parsons Point Rd., Duluth 55803 USA 3. NA 4. 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 and registered office address: Kevin J. Kelleher LLC, 5103 Parsons Point Rd., Duluth, MN 55803 USA 5. This certificate is an amendment of Certificate of Assumed Name File Number: 728539600023 Originally filed on 1/22/2014. 6. 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: October 26, 2020 /s/ Dianne Kelleher Dianne Kelleher P.J. - December 3 and 10, 2020 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: Lighthouse Center for Vital Living 2. Principal place of business: 4505 W. Superior Street, Duluth MN 55807 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 and registered office address: Duluth Lighthouse for the Blind 4505 W. Superior Street Duluth MN 55807 USA Lighthouse Center for Vision Loss 4505 W. Superior Street Duluth MN 55807 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: November 24, 2020 /s/ Heather Mutchler P.J. - December 10 and 17, 2020 Nov. 24, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-390 In Re: Estate of AILEEN A. BILLMAN, a/k/a AILEEN BILLMAN, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Dec. 29, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent’s Will dated July 14, 2015 and for the appointment of Gregg L. Billman, whose address is 5010 Miller Trunk Highway, Hermantown, MN 55811, as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the Decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice of the claims will be barred. Dated: November 16, 2020 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. J. Steve Nys, Esq. MN# 389228 302 W. Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218-725-0861 Facsimile: 218-725-6800 e-mail: [email protected] ATTORNEY FOR PETITIONER P.J. – November 25 and December 3, 2020 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 DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No: 69DU-PR-20-391 Estate of Helen May Pavlisich, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Dec. 22, 2019, at 1:30 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 Mark A. Pavlisich, whose address is 6254 Bergquist Road, Duluth, MN, 55804 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 218-726-2460, option #6 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: November 16, 2020 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers 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: [email protected] P.J. – November 25 and December 3, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR DETERMINATION OF DESCENT STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-397 In Re: Estate of MARTIN E. ERICKSON, Decedent. MARCIA ERICKSON (“Petitioner”) has filed a Petition for Determination of Descent. It is Ordered that on December 29, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, on the petition. The petition represents that the Decedent died intestate more than three years ago leaving property in Minnesota. The petition requests the Court determine the descent of such property and assign the property to the persons entitled. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the petition will be granted. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently being held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice shall be given by publishing this Notice and Order as provided by law and by mailing a copy of this Notice and Order to each interested person by United States mail at least 14 days before the time set for the hearing. Dated: November 18, 2020 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. Robert R. Kanuit MN# 0252530 302 W. Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218-725-0861 Facsimile: 218-725-6800 e-mail: [email protected] ATTORNEY FOR PETITIONER P.J. – November 25 and December 3, 2020 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE WITHOUT A WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF DUAL PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES IN A SUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-387 Case Type: Formal Probate In Re Estate of: Ellen LaMae, Decedent (Deceased person) It is Ordered and Notice is given that on December 22, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of Ellen LaMae’s Estate without a will, and for Dual appointment of Alyssa Adams whose address is 1881 Jefferson Avenue, Melbourne, Florida 32935 and/or Amanda Jack whose address is 653 Dover Street, Marietta, GA 30066 as Dual 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, the Dual 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 do all necessary acts for the Estate. Notice is also given that (subject to Minn. Stat. 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against said the Estate are required to present the same to the Personal Representatives or the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: November 6, 2020 (COURT SEAL) BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Self Represented Personal Representative; Alyssa Adams and or Amanda Jack PRO SE- Alyssa Adams 1881 Jefferson Avenue Melbourne, Florida 32935 Telephone: 218-721-5346 Email: [email protected] P.J - November 25 and December 3, 2020 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: Sathers Pit 2. Principal place of business: 5112 Midway Road, Duluth, MN 55811 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 and registered office address: Sathers Construction & Excavating, LLC, 5112 Midway 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: November 20, 2020 /s/ Robert R. Kanuit P.J. - November 25 and December 3, 2020 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: Sathers Trucking 2. Principal place of business: 5112 Midway Road, Duluth, MN 55811 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 and registered office address: Sathers Construction & Excavating, LLC, 5112 Midway 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: November 20, 2020 /s/ Robert R. Kanuit P.J. - November 25 and December 3, 2020 NOTICE OF HEARING AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION (Exempt Estate) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-379 In Re: The Estate of CAROLE VIRGINIA PETERSON a/k/a Carole V. Peterson TO ALL INTERESTED PARTIES: A Petition for FORMAL SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION of Exempt Estate has been filed with this Court. The Petition represents that the Decedent died within three years ago, leaving Property in Minnesota and requests the Court determine this is an Intestate Estate since there is no original will and the Decedent remarried since there was any knowledge of Decedent creating a new will, if any, and the Petition request the Summary Assignment or Distribution of the homestead of the Decedent be determined and assigned by this court to the person entitled to the property. Any objection to the Petition must be filed with the Court prior to or raised at the hearing. If proper, and no objections are filed or raise, the Petition may be granted. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460, option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. IT IS ORDERED and Notice is hereby given that on the 15th day of December, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in the above named Court at 100 5th Ave. West, Duluth, Minnesota. (1) Notice shall be given to all interested persons (Minn. Stat. 524.1-401) and persons who have filed a demand for notice (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: October 30, 2020 Honorable Jill A. Eichenwald Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Michael J. Talarico 313 N. Central Avenue Duluth, MN 55807-2501 Phone: (218) 628-1055 P.J. – November 25 and December 3, 2020 Nov. 18, 2020 NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE BY JUDGMENT AND DECREE 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: April 30, 2014. Mortgagor: Amber L. Finn, a single person. Mortgagee: Minnesota Power Employees Credit Union (“MPECU”). Date and place of recording: May 16, 2014 as Document No. 01237736, in the Office of the County Recorder of St. Louis County, Minnesota. Legal description of property: Westerly 200 feet of the Easterly 830 feet of the NE 1/4 of NW 1/4, Section 17, Township 50, North, Range 15, West of the fourth Principal Meridian, St. Louis County, Minnesota. Address of Property: 5630 W. Arrowhead Road; Duluth, MN 55811. Tax Parcel ID: 395-10-4632. County in which property is located: St. Louis. Original principal amount of mortgage: $223,200.00. Amount due and claimed to be due as of date of notice, including taxes, if any, paid by mortgagee: $242,593.77. Prior to the commencement of this mortgage foreclosure proceeding Mortgagee complied with all notice requirements as required by statute; that mortgagor(s) are not in the military service; 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: December 23, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. Place of sale: Sheriff's Office, 100 N. 5th Ave. West, Room 103; Duluth MN 55802. 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. MORTGAGOR(S) RELEASED FROM FINANCIAL OBLIGATION ON MORTGAGE: None THE TIME ALLOWED BY LAW FOR REDEMPTION BY MORT-GAGOR, THE MORTGAGOR’S PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES OR ASSIGNS, MAY BE REDUCED TO FIVE WEEKS IF A JUDICIAL ORDER IS ENTERED UNDER MINNESOTA STATUTES, SEC-TION 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 at Duluth, Minnesota, this 2nd day of November, 2020. Ross Litman Sheriff of St. Louis County, Minnesota By /s/ Peter Olsen Deputy Peter Olsen Saint Louis County Sheriff’s Office This instrument was drafted by: Susan L. Waldie Johnson, Killen & Seiler, P.A. 230 W. Superior St. #800 Duluth, MN 55802 Phone: 218-722-6331 P.J. - November 5, 12, 19, 25 and December 3 and 10, 2020 Minutes Independent School District No. 704 Proctor, Minnesota Regular School Board Meeting - Virtual Monday, October 26, 2020 REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING I. Call to Order The meeting was called to order by Jennifer McDonald, School Board Chair, at 7:03 p.m. II. Pledge of Allegiance III. Roll Call MEMBERS PRESENT: Brian Billman, Kris Bryant, Jennifer McDonald, Lynn Peterson, Amy Pocrnich, Larry Shelton, and Joe Ward MEMBERS ABSENT: None STUDENT LIAISON MEMBERS: Josh Larson Also in Attendance: John Engelking, Superintendent, and Business Manager Stephen Anderson IV. Approval of Agenda MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Brian Billman to approve the Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7- Yes(BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. V. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of October 12, 2020. MOTION: Moved by Kris Bryant and seconded by Larry Shelton to approve the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of October 12, 2020, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VI. Finance MOTION: Moved by Joe Ward and seconded by Amy Pocrnch to approve the payment of bills dated October 26, 2020, in the amount of $515,183.16 covering checks 108117 through 108257; and approve the electronic transfers and payrolls for August 2020 and September 2020. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP APL S JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VII. Commendations/Congra-tulations A. Congratulated the girls cross country team for finishing 2nd in the region tournament and qualifying for the state tournament as a team. B. Congratulated John Werner and Josh Knight for qualifying for the state cross country meet as individuals. C. Commended Proctor seniors who organized and conducted a safe rally advocating for return to in-person learning and more instruction time during virtual learning. D. Jennifer McDonald congratulated the girls swim team that posted 100% best times at the section meet. They will be formally congratulated at the next board meeting. VIII. Public Participation A. Tara Talarico voiced her continued struggle with hybrid and distance learning models and still has questions regarding how the model was adopted. She further stated she has tremendous respect for teachers. B. Sibley Dunbar thanked the board for recognizing the march and requested more time for students to spend with their teachers. C. Jackie Thorn questioned the plan for Mondays with hybrid learning for the middle school students. She requested more learning time. D. Rich Klimkowski asked if the board had considered an open meeting or town hall hall forum to discuss educational concerns. He also asked about another survey. E. Jennifer McDonald encouraged the public to stay until the end of the meeting when more information regarding learning models will be discussed. IX. Consent Agenda MOTION: Moved by Lynn Peterson and seconded by Kris Bryant to approve the Consent Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. A. Personnel Items 1. Corrected the FTE for Kyle Stilling, Pike Lake Elementary guidance counselor, from .4 FTE to .5 FTE effective September 29, 2020. 2. Approved the recommendation to hire Cole Lipinski into the football assistant “B” B. Accepted the Education Minnesota-Proctor vote to allocate 1% of the staff development funds for use in the general fund for the 2020-2021 academic year. X. Items for Individual Action A. Approved and adopted the second reading of suggested District policy changes. MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Joe Ward to approve and adopt the second reading of suggested District policy changes as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. B. Approved the first reading of suggested District policy changes. MOTION: Moved by Larry Shelton and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the first reading of suggested District policy changes as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. XI. ItemsforDiscussion/Infor-mation A. Superintendent Update B. Review regional infection rates and discussions of current learning models. John will meet with principals and directors to put a timeframe into place. He explained the role of the regional support team and discussed procedures put in place including the transition days needed to switch learning models. C. Discussion of mid-year evaluation of the superintendent and set a date to review goals and schedule the mid-year evaluation. The end of the year evaluation was completed on June 22, 2020. The date for the mid-year evaluation will be December 14 during a closed meeting. John will share his goals from January and network with Lynn Peterson and Jennifer McDonald regarding the evaluation tool. D. Public Relations Update 1. Items relating to the District from the Proctor Journal: a) October 8, 2020 Edition: “School board candidates state their qualifications,” “Board needs to focus on what is happening, not what might happen,” “School alerts parents of positive COVID-19,” “School district community invited to submit REA3D grant proposals.” b) October 15, 2020 Edition: “Superintendent joins 31 others asking people to follow COVID-19 guidelines,” “School to hold Blood Drive Oct. 23,” “School Board Candidates.” c) October 22, 2020 Edition: “Students march to get back into school,” “Plan in place to return students.” 2. Item relating to the District from KBJR/CBS TV: a) October 19, 2020: “Proctor seniors lead march in protesting hybrid learning model.” 3. Item relating to the District from WDIO TV: a) October 19, 2020: “Proctor students march in protest to distance learning model.” 4. Item relating to the District from Fox 21 TV: a) October 19, 2020: “Proctor students march for more in-person learning.” XII. Reports A. School Board Committee Reports 1. Activities Advisory - see attached B. World’s Best Workforce and Achievement and Integration Report, presented by the Director of Curriculum and Learning Gina Cole and Principal Tim Rohweder. Gina explained the adjustment from MDE in its reporting for this year because some goals are tied to MCA data. No spring MCA tests were administered. She shared that the five goals from last year will be the same as this year, and they were approved by MDE. She described how each goal could be achieved. Tim Rohweder shared the three goals for the Achievement and Integration Plan and explained the strategies that will be used to achieve these goals. He also commented on the coordination efforts with other schools that are in place. World’s Best Workforce Report. XIII. Communications A. School Board Comments and Observations 1. Kris Bryant addressed the perception of mixed messages. He explained how the board arrived at its decision to provide safety for students, staff, and families. He was appreciative of the input from the public and stated that the board had no experience in dealing with a pandemic. 2. Amy Pocrnich concurred with Kris’ comments. 3. Joe Ward commented on the date of the governor’s decision and the fluidity of the Rails Safe plan. He reiterated John’s statement that as a community we need to keep the infection rate down. 4. Brian Billman shared concerns from parents regarding infection rates and other schools having in-person learning. 5. Larry Shelton urged the community to work together and keep moving forward. 6. Lynn Peterson again stated her commitment to returning students to school safely and provide the best educational experience possible. 7. Jennifer McDonald referred to the Curriculum Advisory Meeting and the discussions surrounding students engagement. She referenced synchronous learning, hybrid Mondays, and an improved survey. The purpose of the survey and its effect must be clear before it is sent to the public. 8. Kris Bryant recognized the work of Isaac Scherber, Nate Regis, and Anthony Wood to get the field ready for the recent football game. 9. John Engelking said a survey would go to the public Tuesday or Wednesday regarding student intent for distance learning. He addressed MDE guidelines for snow days, truancy, and quarantine guidelines. 10. Tim Rohweder explained the complications with changing schedules and models. 11. John Engelking addressed the issues with the Google Platform and the district switching to Zoom services. 12. Because votes must be postmarked by November 3 and will be counted until November 10, it was determined that a special board meeting would be necessary. MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Lynn Peterson to have a special board meeting on November 12. The only agenda item will be to canvass the election. The meeting will take place at 7:00 p.m. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. 13. Jennifer McDonald answered Rich Klimkowski’s question regarding an open forum or town hall meeting. B. Student Liaison Board Member Comments 1. Josh Larson commented that seniors are having difficulty with the “hand they have been dealt.” John Engelking praised Josh’s demeanor and the way he addresses the board in a classy manner. C. Township and City Communications - None XIV. Adjourn MOTION: A motion was made by Kris Bryant, seconded by Joe Ward, and unanimously approved to adjourn the meeting at 8:48 p.m. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. Respectfully submitted: ____________________________ Lynn Peterson, Clerk ______________________________ Jennifer McDonald, Chair P.J. - November 19, 2020 ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT No. 69DU-CV-20-1322 In the Matter of the Petition of SARAH J. WISDORF in Relation to Certificate of Title No. 280138 issued for land in the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota and legally described as follows: Lot 2 Block 9 SECOND DIVISION OF WOODLAND PARK TO: Roxanne Jean Harri, f/k/a Roxanne Jean Campbell; Countrywide Home Loans of Minnesota, Inc., a Minnesota corporation; Construction Funding, LLC; Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., organized and existing under the laws of Delaware, solely as nominee for North Shore Bank of Commerce, a Minnesota corporation; and North Shore Bank of Commerce, a Minnesota corporation. 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 16, 2020 (“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: Pursuant to Minn. Stat. §508.58, subd. 1, Sarah J. Wisdorf is now the owner in fee simple of the following described land situated in the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota, to-wit: Lot 2 Block 9 SECOND DIVISION OF WOODLAND PARK IT IS HEREBY FURTHER ORDERED that the St. Louis County Registrar of Titles shall cancel Certificate of Title No. 280138 and issue the following Certificate of Title in lieu thereof: A new Certificate of Title showing Sarah J. Wisdorf to be the owner in fee simple of the following: Lot 2 Block 9 SECOND DIVISION OF WOODLAND PARK Said new Certificate of Title shall be entered free and clear of all memorials, except Document Nos. 987150, 987409, and 991393. 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 $295.00 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 [email protected] 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 and a copy of the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 sixty 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: Kimberly E. Brzezinski Examiner of Titles /s/ Kimberly E. Brzezinski Dated: October 26, 2020 By /s/ David M. Johnson JUDGE OF THE DISTRICT COURT Attorney for Petitioner: Olson Law, PLLC 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 P.J. - November 12 and 19, 2020 NOTICE OF LIEN SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on December 15, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. at Boundary Storage, 126 Boundary Avenue, Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota, 55810, the St. Louis County Sheriff will sell at Public Sale the following described property, to-wit: All items stored within Unit OS-22 Said sale shall be held for the purpose of foreclosing a possessory lien claimed by Boundary Storage pursuant to Section 514.970, Minnesota Statutes for the account of Nichole Phillips, that said lien arises out of the storage and safekeeping of said property; that at the time of the said sale there will be due and owing for said services, the sum of $310.00, exclusive of the costs of sale. Dated at Duluth, Minnesota, this 13th day of November, 2020. P.J. – November 19 and 25, 2020 NOTICE OF LIEN SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on December 15, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. at Boundary Storage, 126 Boundary Avenue, Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota, 55810, the St. Louis County Sheriff will sell at Public Sale the following described property, to-wit: All items stored within Unit C-41 Said sale shall be held for the purpose of foreclosing a possessory lien claimed by Boundary Storage pursuant to Section 514.970, Minnesota Statutes for the account of Conrad Larson, that said lien arises out of the storage and safekeeping of said property; that at the time of the said sale there will be due and owing for said services, the sum of $289.00, exclusive of the costs of sale. Dated at Duluth, Minnesota, this 13th day of November, 2020. P.J. – November 19 and 25, 2020 NOTICE OF LIEN SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on December 15, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. at Boundary Storage, 126 Boundary Avenue, Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota, 55810, the St. Louis County Sheriff will sell at Public Sale the following described property, to-wit: All items stored within Unit D-28 Said sale shall be held for the purpose of foreclosing a possessory lien claimed by Boundary Storage pursuant to Section 514.970, Minnesota Statutes for the account of Nichole Phillips, that said lien arises out of the storage and safekeeping of said property; that at the time of the said sale there will be due and owing for said services, the sum of $420.00, exclusive of the costs of sale. Dated at Duluth, Minnesota, this 13th day of November, 2020. P.J. – November 19 and 25, 2020 NOTICE OF POSTPONEMENT AND NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE YOU ARE NOTIFIED that the mortgage foreclosure sale originally scheduled for September 2, 2020, at 10:00 a.m., at the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Department has been postponed and rescheduled for December 23, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Department, 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Room 103, Duluth, MN 55802. INFORMATION REGARDING MORTGAGE TO BE FORECLOSED 1. Date of Mortgage: October 29, 2007 2. Mortgagors: Gerald W. Sundquist and Rebecca J. Larsen, nka Rebecca J. Sundquist. 3. Mortgagees: Western National Bank, a National Bank organized and existing under the laws of the United States of America. 4. Recording Information: Recorded on November 27, 2007 as Document Number: 01068363, in the Office of the County Recorder of St. Louis County, Minnesota. 5. Assignments of Mortgage if any: None. INFORMATION REGARDING MORTGAGED PREMISES 6. Tax parcel identification number of the mortgaged premises: 365-0025-00205 7. Legal Description of the mortgaged premises: Located in St. Louis County, Minnesota, That part of Lot Twenty (20), BIRCH ACRES, lying easterly of a line drawn from a point on the southerly boundary line of said lot, 175 feet West of the Southeast corner of said lot, and a point located on a line drawn between the Northeast corner of said lot and the Northwest corner of said lot, as the same intersect the shore line of Fish Lake, and 50 feet Westerly from the Northeast corner of said lot, according to the recorded plat of said BIRCH ACRES, on file and of record in the office of the Register of Deeds in and for said County and State, said area being otherwise known as the Easterly one-half (E’ly 1/2) of Lot Twenty (20), BIRCH ACRES. 8. The Property address is: 5125 East Birch Acres Road Duluth, MN 55803  OTHER FORECLOSURE DATA 9. The person holding the Mortgage 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: Western National Bank. 10. If stated on the Mortgage, the name of the mortgage originator, as defined in Minn. Stat. § 58.02, is Western National Bank. INFORMATION REGARDING FORECLOSURE 11. The requisites of Minn. Stat. 580.02 have been satisfied. 12. The original or maximum principal amount secured by the Mortgage was $310,000.00. 13. The amount due on the Mortgage on the date of this notice, including taxes, if any, paid by the holder of the Mortgage is: $334,813.51. 14. Rate of interest at the date of this notice: 6.0%. 15. New date of sale: 10:00 a.m. on December 23, 2020 at the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office, 100 N. 5th Ave. West, Room 103, Duluth MN. 16. The time allowed by law for redemption by Mortgagor or Mortgagor’s personal representa-tive or assigns is five weeks after the date of sale, pursuant to that voluntary Affidavit of Postponement signed and recorded by Mortgagor on 01/31/2020 as Document No. 1372623 in the Office of the County Recorder for St. Louis County, Minnesota. 17. Minn. Stat. 580.04(b) provides that if the real estate is owner occupied, single-family dwelling, 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 is 11:59 p.m. on January 27, 2021. THE TIME ALLOWED BY LAW FOR REDEMPTION BY MORT-GAGOR, THE MORTGAGOR’S PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES OR ASSIGNS, MAY BE REDUCED TO FIVE WEEKS IF A JUDICIAL ORDER IS ENTERED UNDER MINNESOTA STATUTES, SEC-TION 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. 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. Dated: October 29, 2020 WESTERN NATIONAL BANK, Mortgagee JOHNSON KILLEN & SEILER, P.A. By: /s/ Susan L. Waldie Susan L. Waldie 398834 230 W. Superior St., Ste. 800 Duluth, MN 55802 (218) 722-6331 Attorneys for Mortgagee THIS IS A COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR AND IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THIS PURPOSE. P.J. - November 5, 12, 19, 25 and December 3 and 10, 2020 NOTICE OF LIEN SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on December 15, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. at Boundary Storage, 126 Boundary Avenue, Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota, 55810, the St. Louis County Sheriff will sell at Public Sale the following described property, to-wit: All items stored within Unit D-38 Said sale shall be held for the purpose of foreclosing a possessory lien claimed by Boundary Storage pursuant to Section 514.970, Minnesota Statutes for the account of Conrad Larson, that said lien arises out of the storage and safekeeping of said property; that at the time of the said sale there will be due and owing for said services, the sum of $454.00, exclusive of the costs of sale. Dated at Duluth, Minnesota, this 13th day of November, 2020. P.J. – November 19 and 25, 2020 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: DG Supply 2. Principal place of business: 11402 Cooper Road, P.O. Box 152, Chisholm, MN 55719 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 and registered office address: DG Supply, LLC, 11402 Cooper Road, P.O. Box 152, Chisholm, MN 55719 USA 4. 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: November 9, 2020 /s/ David C. Pritchett David C. Pritchett, Attorney P.J. - November 19 and 25, 2020 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. DATE: November 3, 2020 YOU ARE NOTIFIED, that default has occurred in the conditions of the following described Mortgage: DATE OF MORTGAGE: January 3, 2007. MORTGAGORS: Terry M. Nelson and Kami J. Nelson, husband and wife. MORTGAGEE: Timothy W. Kaspari and Linda R. Kaspari, 232 Tew Road, Wrenshall, MN 55797 RECORDING INFORMATION: Recorded on January 19, 2007 as Document No. 01040921 in the Office of the County Recorder in and for St. Louis County, Minnesota. ASSIGNMENTS OF MORTGAGE, IF ANY: None. TAX PARCEL IDENTIFICATION NUMBER OF THE MORTGAGED PREMISES: 010-4520-09980. LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE MORTGAGED PREMISES: The Westerly 31 feet of Lots 23, 24, 25, and 26, Block 73, WEST DULUTH, SIXTH DIVISION, St. Louis County, Minnesota THE PHYSICAL STREET ADDRESS, CITY, AND ZIP CODE OF THE MORTGAGED PREMISES: 5819 Elinor Street, Duluth, MN 55807. The person holding the Mortgage is not a transaction agent, as defined by Minn. Stat. 58.02, subd. 30. The name of the residential mortgage servicer and the lender or broker, as defined in Minn. Stat. 58.02, is Timothy W. Kaspari and Linda R. Kaspari. If stated on the Mortgage, the name of the mortgage originator, as defined in Minn. Stat. 58.02, is N/A. Prior to the commencement of this mortgage foreclosure proceeding, mortgagee has complied with all notice requirements required by statute or contract and satisfied the requisites of Minn. Stat. 580.02. THE ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT SECURED BY THE MORTGAGE WAS $38,500.00. AT THE DATE OF THIS NOTICE THE AMOUNT DUE ON THE MORTGAGE, INCLUDING TAXES, IF ANY, PAID BY THE HOLDER OF THE MORTGAGE, IS $33,489.79. 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 St. Louis County, Minnesota, at public auction on January 20, 2021, at 10:00 a.m., at the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office, 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota 55802. 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. 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 20, 2021. If the foregoing date is a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday, then the date to vacate is 11:59 p.m. on the next business day. 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. MORTGAGOR(S) RELEASED FROM FINANCIAL OBLIGATION ON THE MORTGAGE: None. Name of Mortgagee or Mortgage Assignee: Timothy W. Kaspari and Linda R. Kaspari Name and address of Attorney for Mortgagee or Mortgage Assignee: RADOSEVICH LAW OFFICE Peter L. Radosevich (027236X) PO Box 384 Esko, MN 55733 [email protected] Telephone: (218) 879-0008 P.J. - November 19 and 25 and December 3, 10, 17 and 24, 2020 NOTICE OF LIEN SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on December 15, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. at Boundary Storage, 126 Boundary Avenue, Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota, 55810, the St. Louis County Sheriff will sell at Public Sale the following described property, to-wit: All items stored within Unit C-52 Said sale shall be held for the purpose of foreclosing a possessory lien claimed by Boundary Storage pursuant to Section 514.970, Minnesota Statutes for the account of Dustin Chapman, that said lien arises out of the storage and safekeeping of said property; that at the time of the said sale there will be due and owing for said services, the sum of $606.00, exclusive of the costs of sale. Dated at Duluth, Minnesota, this 13th day of November, 2020. P.J. – November 19 and 25, 2020 NOTICE OF LIEN SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on December 15, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. at Boundary Storage, 126 Boundary Avenue, Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota, 55810, the St. Louis County Sheriff will sell at Public Sale the following described property, to-wit: All items stored within Unit D-14 Said sale shall be held for the purpose of foreclosing a possessory lien claimed by Boundary Storage pursuant to Section 514.970, Minnesota Statutes for the account of Aislyn Welsh, that said lien arises out of the storage and safekeeping of said property; that at the time of the said sale there will be due and owing for said services, the sum of $792.00, exclusive of the costs of sale. Dated at Duluth, Minnesota, this 13th day of November, 2020. P.J. – November 19 and 25, 2020 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: Stoney Point Holdings 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 903 East 6th Street, 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 and registered office address: Stoney Point Construction, 903 East 6th Street, Duluth, MN 55805 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: November 9, 2020 Kay Biga P.J. - November 19 and 25, 2020 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: The Minnesota Marshmallow 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 3383 Strand Rd., Duluth, MN 55803 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 and registered office address: Amy McMillan, 3383 Strand Rd., Duluth, MN 55803 USA 4. 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 22, 2020 By /s/ Amy McMillan Amy McMillan, Owner P.J. - November 12 and 19, 2020 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The City of Proctor Planning and Zoning Commission will conduct a public hearing on Monday, November 23, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. to consider the following: A Conditional Use Permit application to operate a car dealership in a C-1 zone as a conditional use at: Legal Description: Parcel 185-0100-00030 Common Property Description: 9423 Westgate Blvd Proctor, MN Persons wishing to comment on the conditional use permit may do so in person at the hearing or in writing by addressing their comments to either the City Administrator or Building Official, 100 Pionk Drive, Proctor, MN 55810, by calling 218-624-3641 prior to the meeting or email [email protected] P.J. - November 19, 2020 Nov. 4, 2020 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. Date: September 25, 2020 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT: Default has occurred in the conditions of the following described mortgage: DATE OF MORTGAGE: June 19, 2012 ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE: $54,150.00 MORTGAGOR(S): Sally Ann Jackson, single woman MORTGAGEE: Western National Bank DATE AND PLACE OF FILING: Recorded on July 11, 2012, as Document No. 01191016, in the office of the Recorder of St. Louis County, Minnesota, and recorded on July 11, 2012, as Document No. 274150.0, in the office of the Registrar of Titles of St. Louis County, Minnesota, as modified of record ASSIGNMENT(S) OF MORTGAGE: None LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: West Half of Lot 446, Block 84, DULUTH PROPER, SECOND DIVISION, according to the recorded plat thereof, St. Louis County, Minnesota (Abstract). Easterly One-Half of Lot 448, Block 84, DULUTH PROPER, SECOND DIVISION, St. Louis County, Minnesota (Torrens). COUNTY IN WHICH PROPERTY IS LOCATED: St. Louis County, Minnesota THE AMOUNT CLAIMED TO BE DUE ON THE MORTGAGE AS OF THE DATE OF THIS NOTICE: $140,048.04. 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 require-ments of said mortgage, and/or applicable statutes including the requisites of Minn. Stat. § 580.02; PURSUANT, to the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the above described property in St. Louis County will be sold by the Sheriff of St. Louis County at public auction as follows: DATE AND TIME OF SALE: December 9, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. PLACE OF SALE: St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office, 100 North 5th Avenue West, Room 103, Duluth, Minnesota 55802 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 mortgagors, their personal representatives or assigns is six months from the date of sale, unless reduced to five (5) weeks under Minnesota Statutes, Section 582.032. 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, the time to vacate the property is 11:59 p.m. on June 9, 2021. MORTGAGOR(S) RELEASED FROM FINANCIAL OBLIGATION ON MORTGAGE: None THE TIME ALLOWED BY LAW FOR REDEMPTION BY THE MORTGAGORS, THE MORTGA GORS’ PERSONAL REPRESEN-TATIVES OR ASSIGNS MAY BE REDUCED TO FIVE WEEKS IF A JUDICIAL ORDER IS ENTERED UNDER MINNESOTA STATUTES, SECTION 582.032, DETER-MINING, AMONG OTHER THINGS, THAT THE MORT-GAGED PREMISES ARE IMPROVED WITH A RESIDEN-TIAL DWELLING OF LESS THAN FIVE UNITS, ARE NOT PROPERTY USED IN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION, AND ARE ABANDONED. WESTERN NATIONAL BANK By /s/ Robert R. Kanuit Robert R. Kanuit, #0252530 Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, Minnesota 55802-1863 (218) 722-0861 THIS IS A COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR. NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE FORECLOSURE DATA (1) Street Address, city and zip code of mortgaged premises: 2728 West Third Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55806 (2) Transaction agent (if applicable); residential mortgage servicer; and lender or broker: Western National Bank (3) Tax parcel identification number(s): 010-1140-03810 and 010-1140-03825 (4) Transaction Agent’s mortgage ID number (MERS number): Not applicable (5) Name of mortgage originator: Western National Bank P.J. - October 8, 15, 22, 29 and November 5 and 12, 2020 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 SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-309 Case Type: Probate In Re the Estate of Barbara Anne Wienke, Decedent It is ordered and notice is given that on December 8, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of a document that is claimed to be the copy of the Will dated, June 10, 2015, and for the appointment of Michael Wayne Olson, 86032 County Hwy 61, Willow River, MN 55795 as Personal Representative of the Estate of the Decedent in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition should be filed with the Court prior to or raised at the hearing. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. 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 Minn. Stat. 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: October 21, 2020 BY THE COURT Eric Hylden District Court Judge P.J.– October 29 and November 5, 2020 NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE BY JUDGMENT AND DECREE 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: April 30, 2014. Mortgagor: Amber L. Finn, a single person. Mortgagee: Minnesota Power Employees Credit Union (“MPECU”). Date and place of recording: May 16, 2014 as Document No. 01237736, in the Office of the County Recorder of St. Louis County, Minnesota. Legal description of property: Westerly 200 feet of the Easterly 830 feet of the NE 1/4 of NW 1/4, Section 17, Township 50, North, Range 15, West of the fourth Principal Meridian, St. Louis County, Minnesota. Address of Property: 5630 W. Arrowhead Road; Duluth, MN 55811. Tax Parcel ID: 395-10-4632. County in which property is located: St. Louis. Original principal amount of mortgage: $223,200.00. Amount due and claimed to be due as of date of notice, including taxes, if any, paid by mortgagee: $242,593.77. Prior to the commencement of this mortgage foreclosure proceeding Mortgagee complied with all notice requirements as required by statute; that mortgagor(s) are not in the military service; 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: December 23, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. Place of sale: Sheriff's Office, 100 N. 5th Ave. West, Room 103; Duluth MN 55802. 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. MORTGAGOR(S) RELEASED FROM FINANCIAL OBLIGATION ON MORTGAGE: None THE TIME ALLOWED BY LAW FOR REDEMPTION BY MORT-GAGOR, THE MORTGAGOR’S PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES OR ASSIGNS, MAY BE REDUCED TO FIVE WEEKS IF A JUDICIAL ORDER IS ENTERED UNDER MINNESOTA STATUTES, SEC-TION 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 at Duluth, Minnesota, this 2nd day of November, 2020. Ross Litman Sheriff of St. Louis County, Minnesota By /s/ Peter Olsen Deputy Peter Olsen Saint Louis County Sheriff’s Office This instrument was drafted by: Susan L. Waldie Johnson, Killen & Seiler, P.A. 230 W. Superior St. #800 Duluth, MN 55802 Phone: 218-722-6331 P.J. - November 5, 12, 19, 25 and December 3 and 10, 2020 Minutes Independent School District No. 704 Proctor, Minnesota Regular School Board Meeting - Virtual Monday, October 12, 2020 REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING I. Call to Order The meeting was called to order by Jennifer McDonald, School Board Chair, at 7:03 p.m. II. Pledge of Allegiance III. Roll Call MEMBERS PRESENT: Brian Billman, Kris Bryant, Jennifer McDonald, Lynn Peterson, Amy Pocrnich, Larry Shelton, and Joe Ward MEMBERS ABSENT: None STUDENT LIAISON MEMBERS: Josh Larson Also in Attendance: John Engelking, Superintendent, and Business Manager Stephen Anderson IV. Approval of Agenda MOTION: Moved by Kris Bryant and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. V. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of September 28, 2020. MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of September 28, 2020, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VI. Finance MOTION: Moved by Lynn Peterson and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the payment of bills dated October 12, 2020, in the amount of $160,161.17 covering checks 108008 through 108116 as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VII. Commendations/Congratulations A. Commended Sarah Miller from St. Louis County Public Health and Carlie Anderson for their outstanding dedication and commitment to conduct timely and thorough contact tracing. B. Commended Sarah Klyve for her work establishing job shadowing experiences for her 9th Grade Seminar Class. This is part of our Pathways Program. C. Commended the REA3D Foundation for their vision and support by providing tutoring at our Kids’ Zone program at the Rails Indoor Sports Complex. VIII. Public Participation A. Anthony Wood, Athletics Director presented information regarding fans at sporting events. He discussed the criteria for indoor and outdoor sports, the number of fans allowed, ticketing procedures, and cooperation among area athletic directors. He congratulated the girls cross country team and mentioned that the boys would run on Tuesday. B. Jesse Annala was concerned about board members not having their faces visible during Google Meets board meetings. He also expressed frustration with students not being back in the classrooms. C. Tara Talarico was frustrated with the current models of education. She posed three questions. D. Addison Hieb spoke about mental health and non-desirable outcomes. She had concerns with students getting “kicked off” Chromebooks during lessons and asked about considerations for getting back to school. E. Kyle Anderson was concerned with distance learning days and the format. He expressed frustration with the present system. F. Luke Erickson urged the board to listen to parents’ concerns and frustrations. G. Ann Anderson shared her concern with parents struggling with distance learning and urged the board and John Engelking to take action. H. Amy Folkestad presented a challenge to the community to please follow the guidelines for social gatherings. I. April Vogel echoed parent concerns regarding distance learning. She asked why questions were not answered yet, she shared concern regarding mental health, and she asked if anyone had advocated at the State level. J. Kari Rengo stated some students are doing well with distance learning. She referenced a recent teachers’ survey and current COVID rates. K. Sibley Dunbar voiced her appreciation for parents, teachers and students trying to deliver the best education they can. She also voiced concerns with the current learning model for elementary students. L. Ryan Mathieu shared his appreciation for teachers. He expressed concern with two days of in-person education for students and talked about virtual school. M. Sean Holmgren stated support for students going back to school and asked for questions to beanswered. N. Stacey Dunbar praised teachers. She had concerns about curriculum being cut with hybrid and distance learning. IX. Consent Agenda MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Jennifer McDonald to approve the Consent Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. A. Personnel Items 1. Accepted the retirement letter from John McGregor, union bus driver, effective December 18, 2020. 2. Approved the request for a leave of absence from Sheena Rowe, 32.5- hours per week educational assistant at the secondary site, beginning approximately January 4, 2021, through June 8, 2021. 3. Granted Nate Johnson a leave of absence from his assistant “B” football coaching position under the provisions of the FFCRA for the 2020-2021 football season. 4. Approved the recommendation to hire Kyle Stilling into the .4 FTE guidance counselor position at Pike Lake Elementary beginning September 29, 2020. 5. Approved the recommendation to hire Kathryn Plewa into the 1.0 FTE special education teacher position at the secondary site beginning October 1, 2020. 6. Approved the recommendation to hire James Stauber as the girls’ hockey assistant varsity coach beginning in the 2020-2021 school year. 7. Approved the recommendation to hire Kennedy Halverson as the girls’ hockey assistant “B” coach beginning in the 2020-2021 school year. 8. Approved the recommendation to hire Katrina Hough as the girls’ assistant volleyball - 9th grade coach beginning in the 2020-2021 school year. 9. Increased the hourly wage of the Food Service/Interschool mail driver effective October 16, 2020. 10. Approved the 6th assignment for Zach Lafond-Hudson, Science 9 Concepts, for the 1st semester of the 2020-21 school year. X. Items for Individual Action A. Approved and adopted the second reading of suggested District policy changes. MOTION: Moved by Joe Ward and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve and adopt the second reading of suggested District policy changes as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. B. Approved the first reading of suggested District policy changes. MOTION: Moved by Brian Billman and seconded by Kris Bryant to approve the first reading of suggested District policy changes as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. XI. Items for Discussion/Information A. Superintendent Update B. Gina Cole, Director of Curriculum and Learning, presented a summary of the American Indian Education Aid plan. This plan was created in collaboration with the American Indian Advisory Group. Gina explained the American Indian Education Plan funding process. She stated the parent committee that meets monthly, detailed how the funds are to be expended, and explained the World’s Best Workforce goals and how they relate to this grant. C. Planning needed to move to less restrictive learning models. Review of two week infection rates. John Engelking presented the Infection Rate Review. He further discussed the readiness to switch to another model and mentioned synchronous teaching. Joe Ward referenced food service and asked about paraprofessional staff members’ responsibilities with distance learning and special education. John Engelking stated he would continue to update learning models at each board meeting. He further said he sends out superintendent updates to the community each Thursday. D. Item moved to VIII. A. Public Participation E. Board members will let Lori know if they plan on attending the annual MSBA Leadership Conference January 14-15 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. F. Public Relations Update 1. Items relating to the District from the Proctor Journal: a) October 1, 2020 Edition: “School Board sets preliminary levy,” “New Proctor Public School teacher profiles.” 2. Item relating to the District from the Duluth News Tribune: a) October 5, 2020: “Proctor students make the most of distance learning b volunteering.” A. School Board Committee Reports 1. Curriculum Advisory 2. Jennifer McDonald attended a Rails Safe Planning meeting. 3. Lynn Peterson attended a CAPP meeting. 4. Kris Bryant and Joe Ward attended an Activities Advisory meeting. The report will be presented at the next board meeting. B. Enrollment Report for October 2020 1. Jennifer McDonald questioned student counts. 2. Steve Anderson expressed concern about compensatory aid. XIII. Communications A. School Board Comments and Observations 1. Amy Pocrnich would like to send mental health first aid kits to students. She has a Facebook fundraiser. 2. Larry explained that he is unable to join board meetings with video due to his internet connection. 3. Brian Billman asked to look at the survey. He further explained the role of the board. 4. Jennifer McDonald reiterated that board meetings are business meetings of the board and not an open forum. She referenced Policy 206 and further stated she values hearing opinions. 5. John further explained the physical challenges schools face with hybrid and in-person learning. 6. Kris Bryant referenced Policy 206 and stated how difficult it is to listen to parent struggles as a board member. He wanted input as to how to improve current learning models and have feedback from teachers. 7. Joe Ward appreciated hearing from the public. He stated the board is concerned and has had to make difficult decisions. However, it is OK to question decisions. 8. Lynn Peterson expressed concern for teachers. 9. Jennifer McDonald also had concern for teachers and talked about the substitute teacher pool. Steve Anderson added that staff subbing needs is also an issue. 10. Amy Pocrnich wanted a commitment to continue to inform the public about switching to other learning models and to keep that item on the agenda. 11. Brian Billman thanked people for their input. B. Student Liaison Board Member Comments - None C. Township and City Communications - None XIV. Adjourn MOTION: A motion was made by Kris Bryant, seconded by Brian Billman, and unanimously approved to adjourn the meeting at 9:11 p.m. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. Respectfully submitted: _______________________ Lynn Peterson, Clerk ________________________ Jennifer McDonald, Chair P.J. - November 5, 2020 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-20-370 Estate of Edward Buchanan a/k/a Ephraim Birnbaum, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Dec. 8, 2020, at 1:30 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, October 24, 2016, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Peter Buchanan, whose address is 12004 Monaco Drive, Brighton, CO 80602 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 218-726-2460 option 6 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: October 22, 2020 BY THE COURT Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Paul W. Wojciak BEAUMIER TROGDON ORMAN HURD & VIEGAS, PLLP 227 West First Street, Suite 610 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No: 289735 Telephone: (218) 722-1000 FAX: (218) 722-2147 Email: [email protected] P.J.– October 29 and November 5, 2020 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-20-367 Estate of Wilfred C. Rogers, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Nov. 24, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Billie Jean Suomlala, whose address is 33 Korda Dr., Duluth, MN 55808 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: October 21, 2020 BY THE COURT Eric Hylden 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J.– October 29 and November 5, 2020 NOTICE OF POSTPONEMENT AND NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE YOU ARE NOTIFIED that the mortgage foreclosure sale originally scheduled for September 2, 2020, at 10:00 a.m., at the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Department has been postponed and rescheduled for December 23, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Department, 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Room 103, Duluth, MN 55802. INFORMATION REGARDING MORTGAGE TO BE FORECLOSED 1. Date of Mortgage: October 29, 2007 2. Mortgagors: Gerald W. Sundquist and Rebecca J. Larsen, nka Rebecca J. Sundquist. 3. Mortgagees: Western National Bank, a National Bank organized and existing under the laws of the United States of America. 4. Recording Information: Recorded on November 27, 2007 as Document Number: 01068363, in the Office of the County Recorder of St. Louis County, Minnesota. 5. Assignments of Mortgage if any: None. INFORMATION REGARDING MORTGAGED PREMISES 6. Tax parcel identification number of the mortgaged premises: 365-0025-00205 7. Legal Description of the mortgaged premises: Located in St. Louis County, Minnesota, That part of Lot Twenty (20), BIRCH ACRES, lying easterly of a line drawn from a point on the southerly boundary line of said lot, 175 feet West of the Southeast corner of said lot, and a point located on a line drawn between the Northeast corner of said lot and the Northwest corner of said lot, as the same intersect the shore line of Fish Lake, and 50 feet Westerly from the Northeast corner of said lot, according to the recorded plat of said BIRCH ACRES, on file and of record in the office of the Register of Deeds in and for said County and State, said area being otherwise known as the Easterly one-half (E’ly 1/2) of Lot Twenty (20), BIRCH ACRES. 8. The Property address is: 5125 East Birch Acres Road Duluth, MN 55803  OTHER FORECLOSURE DATA 9. The person holding the Mortgage 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: Western National Bank. 10. If stated on the Mortgage, the name of the mortgage originator, as defined in Minn. Stat. § 58.02, is Western National Bank. INFORMATION REGARDING FORECLOSURE 11. The requisites of Minn. Stat. 580.02 have been satisfied. 12. The original or maximum principal amount secured by the Mortgage was $310,000.00. 13. The amount due on the Mortgage on the date of this notice, including taxes, if any, paid by the holder of the Mortgage is: $334,813.51. 14. Rate of interest at the date of this notice: 6.0%. 15. New date of sale: 10:00 a.m. on December 23, 2020 at the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office, 100 N. 5th Ave. West, Room 103, Duluth MN. 16. The time allowed by law for redemption by Mortgagor or Mortgagor’s personal representa-tive or assigns is five weeks after the date of sale, pursuant to that voluntary Affidavit of Postponement signed and recorded by Mortgagor on 01/31/2020 as Document No. 1372623 in the Office of the County Recorder for St. Louis County, Minnesota. 17. Minn. Stat. 580.04(b) provides that if the real estate is owner occupied, single-family dwelling, 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 is 11:59 p.m. on January 27, 2021. THE TIME ALLOWED BY LAW FOR REDEMPTION BY MORT-GAGOR, THE MORTGAGOR’S PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES OR ASSIGNS, MAY BE REDUCED TO FIVE WEEKS IF A JUDICIAL ORDER IS ENTERED UNDER MINNESOTA STATUTES, SEC-TION 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. 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. Dated: October 29, 2020 WESTERN NATIONAL BANK, Mortgagee JOHNSON KILLEN & SEILER, P.A. By: /s/ Susan L. Waldie Susan L. Waldie 398834 230 W. Superior St., Ste. 800 Duluth, MN 55802 (218) 722-6331 Attorneys for Mortgagee THIS IS A COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR AND IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THIS PURPOSE. P.J. - November 5, 12, 19, 25 and December 3 and 10, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN AN UNSUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-373 In Re: Estate of Carolee M. Pearson a/k/a Carolee Pearson, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on December 8, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at the St. Louis County Courthouse, Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of Melanie Ruder, whose address is 619 West 7th Street, Julesburg, CO 80737 as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the decedent’s 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 decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat.§ 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: October 26, 2020 BY THE COURT Jill A. Eichenwald Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner ANDREW, BRANSKY & POOLE, P.A. Aaron R. Bransky MN# 226610 302 West Superior Street, Suite 300 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218-722-1764 Facsimile: 218-722-6137 e-mail: [email protected] P.J. – November 5 and 12, 2020 WINTER PARKING REMINDER NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that, according to Proctor City Ordinance 802.8/71.08, no vehicles shall be parked on the streets and alleys (this includes the rights-of-way which are 66 feet for streets and 16 feet for alleys) in Proctor from 2 am to 7 am from NOVEMBER 15TH to APRIL 1ST. Cars parked overnight during snow removal operations may be ticketed and/or towed away, and owners of such vehicles shall be guilty of a petty misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be punished by a fine not to exceed $200. In addition, any owner/operator of a vehicle who has failed to respond to 5 or more parking or traffic citations is subject to towing of that vehicle. (Ordinance 801.16/71.15) Owners of such vehicles will also be liable for payment of towing charges. The cooperation of all residents is requested in keeping vehicles off streets at these times so City snow removal work will not be obstructed. Proctor Police Department P.J - October 29 and November 5, 2020 City of Proctor Special Meeting Notice Purpose: Canvass 2020 General Election Results The Proctor City Council will convene a special meeting on Thursday November 12, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. for the purpose of canvassing the 2020 City of Proctor General Election results. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this meeting will be delivered virtually via Zoom. Members of the public are invited to join the meeting. A link to the meeting can be found at www.proctormn.gov or a meeting invitation can be sent upon request by calling 218-624-3641 or by emailing City Administrator Jess Rich at [email protected] P.J. - November 5, 2020 October 4, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL 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-20-345 In Re: Estate of Richard Swanson, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on November 10, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Avenue W., Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of Decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of Harold F. Swanson, Jr., whose address is 93845 Windemere Way, Sturgeon Lake, MN 55783, and Pamela J. Baumgart, whose address is 7754 Highway 2, Saginaw, MN 55779, as personal representatives of the Decedent’s Estate in an unsupervised administration. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at (218) 726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses; to sell real and personal property; and to do all necessary acts for the Decedent’s estate. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat.§ 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the co-personal representatives or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: October 1, 2020 Shaun R. Floerke Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Hanft Fride, PA Holly E. Haller MN# 0395484 1000 U.S. Bank Place 130 W. Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218/ 722-4766 e-mail: [email protected] Attorney for Petitioners P.J. – October 8 and 15, 2020 Annual South St. Louis County Fair Board Meeting The South St. Louis County Fair Board will conduct their annual meeting Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020, with social hour at 6 p.m. followed by the meeting at 7 p.m. with voting for 3 directors at the Solway Town Hall, 4029 Munger Shaw Road, Cloquet, MN 55720. The agenda may also include any other business that may come before the membership. Masks and social distancing are required. P.J. – October 1, 8 and 15, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-340 In Re: Estate of ARTHUR LARSEN, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on November 3, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of KayAnn M. Larsen, whose address is 4741 Kroll Road, Saginaw, MN 55779, as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the decedent’s 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 decedent’s estate. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat.§ 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic.. Dated: September 29, 2020 BY THE COURT Shaun R. Floerke Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Olson Law, PLLC Karen J. Olson MN# 300354 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 Facsimile: (218) 727-8558 email: [email protected] P.J. – October 8 and 15, 2020 NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP, 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-20-247 Estate of Arlene E. Morrison, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on November 3, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Courtroom at St. Louis County Courthouse, 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, MN for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Ryan J. Pursi, whose address is 2201 Hillcrest Dr., Duluth, MN 55811 as personal representative of the Estate of the Decedent estate 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 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: September 23, 2020 Eric Hylden District Court Judge Probate Division Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Applicant Yvonne Michaud Novak YMNLAW, PSC 202 W. Superior St., STE 303 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No: 0333578 Telephone: (218) 720-2888 Fax: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – October 8 and 15, 2020 NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE Date: September 21, 2020 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that default has occurred in the conditions of the following described Mortgage: INFORMATION REGARDING MORTGAGE TO BE FORECLOSED 1. Date of Mortgage: April 30, 2014 2. Mortgagors: Amber L. Finn, a single person. 3. Mortgagees: Minnesota Power Employees Credit Union (“MPECU”). 4. Recording Information: Recorded on May 16, 2014 as Document Number: 01237736, in the Office of the County Recorder of St. Louis County, Minnesota. 5. Assignments/Modifications of Mortgage if any: None. INFORMATION REGARDING MORTGAGED PREMISES 6. Tax parcel identification number of the mortgaged premises: 395-10-4632 7. Legal Description of the mortgaged premises: Westerly 200 feet of the Easterly 830 feet of the NE 1/4 of NW 1/4, Section 17, Township 50, North, Range 15, West of the fourth Principal Meridian, St. Louis County, Minnesota. 8. The Property address is: 5630 W. Arrowhead Road Duluth, MN 55811 OTHER FORECLOSURE DATA 9. The person holding the Mortgage 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: MPECU. 10. If stated on the Mortgage, the name of the mortgage originator, as defined in Minn. Stat. § 58.02, is: none stated. INFORMATION REGARDING FORECLOSURE 11. The requisites of Minn. Stat. 580.02 have been satisfied. 12. The original principal amount secured by the Mortgage was $223,200. 13. At the date of this notice the amount due on the Mortgage, including taxes, if any, paid by the holder of the Mortgage is: $242,593.77. 14. Interest rate on the date of sale: 0.0%. 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 St. Louis County, at public auction on November 25, 2020, at 10:00 a.m., at St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office, 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth MN 55802 16. The time allowed by law for redemption by Mortgagor or Mortgagor’s personal representative or assigns is 6 months after the date of sale 17. Minn. Stat. 580.04(b) provides that if the real estate is owner occupied, single-family dwelling, 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 is 11:59 p.m. on May 18, 2021. THE TIME ALLOWED BY LAW FOR REDEMPTION BY MORT-GAGOR, THE MORTGAGOR’S PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES OR ASSIGNS, MAY BE REDUCED TO FIVE WEEKS IF A JUDICIAL ORDER IS ENTERED UNDER MINNESOTA STATUTES, SEC-TION 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. 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. MPECU, Mortgagee JOHNSON KILLEN & SEILER, P.A. By: s/ Susan Waldie Susan Waldie, Atty #398834 230 W. Superior St., Ste. 800 Duluth, MN 55802 (218) 722-6331 Attorneys for Mortgagee P.J. - October 8, 15, 22 and 29 and November 5 and 12, 2020 ORDER AND NOTICE OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE IN A SUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-343 In Re: Estate of Joy S. Ronning, Decedent. TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS AND CREDITORS: It is Ordered and Notice is given that on the third day of November, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in the above-named Court at Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the above-named decedent, dated September 29, 1975, and for the appointment of Scott Lawrence Ronning, whose address is 4926 Dodge St.. Duluth, MN 55804 as Personal Representative of the estate of the above-named decedent in a supervised administration, and that any objections thereto must be filed with the Court. That, if proper, and no objections are filed, said Personal Representative will be appointed to administer the estate, to collect all assets, pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses, and sell real and personal property, and do all necessary acts for the estate. Upon completion of the administration, the Representative shall file a Final Account for the allowance and shall distribute the estate to the persons thereto entitled as ordered by the Court, and close the estate. Notice is further given that all creditors having claims against said estate are required to present the same to said Personal Representative or to the Clerk of the Court within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic.. Dated: October 1, 2020 (COURT SEAL) BY THE COURT Shaun R. Floerke Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative Timothy N. Downs #24119 The Downs Law Firm 306 W. Superior St., Ste. 200 Duluth, MN 55802-1973 (218) 727-7221 P.J - October 15 and 22, 2020 P.J. – October 8 and 15, 2020 NOTICE OF TERMINATION OF CONTRACT FOR DEED YOU ARE NOTIFIED: CHARLES MERCIER 1. Default has occurred in the Contract for Deed (“Contract") dated April 18, 2019 and recorded on April 25, 2019, as Document Number 1353719, in the Office of the County Recorder of St. Louis County, Minnesota, in which DESIREE J. VANORDEN, f/k/a DESIREE J. WOOD, and KURT CHARLES VANORDEN, wife and husband, as Seller, sold to CHARLES MERCIER, as Purchaser, the real property in St. Louis County, Minnesota, described as follows: Lot Nine (9), Block Thirteen (13), and Lots Four (4) through Seven (7), Block Twenty-four (24), FLOODWOOD Check here if all or part of the described real property is Registered (Torrens) q 2. The default is as follows: a) The monthly payments for July, August, and September 2020 in the sum of $675.00 each for a total amount owing of $2,025,00. 3. For contracts executed after August 1, 1976, and prior to August 1, 1985, the purchase price was [...] Dollars ($ [...] and the amount of the purchase price paid by the Purchaser is [...] Dollars ($ [...]), which is [...]% of the purchase price, as calculated in the manner required by Minn. Stat. 559.21, subd. 1e. 4. The conditions contained in Minn. Stat. 559.209 have been complied with or are not applicable. THIS NOTICE IS TO INFORM YOU THAT BY THIS NOTICE THE SELLER HAS BEGUN PROCEED-INGS 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 BE-COMING 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. $40.50 (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. 6. 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: Karen J. Olson Attorney for Seller Mailing Address: 2002 W. Superior St. P.O. Box 16873 Duluth MN 5816-0873 Street address or Location where the Seller or the Attorney will accept payment pursuant to this notice: 2002 W. Superior St., Suite 2 Duluth, MN 55816 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 This person is authorized to receive the payments from you under this notice. /s/ Karen J. Olson Karen J. Olson P.J. - October 8, 15 and 22, 2020 NOTICE OF ROAD VACATION HEARING MIDWAY TOWNSHIP ST. LOUIS COUNTY NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, the Town Board of Midway Township, St. Louis County, Minnesota will conduct a public hearing on the 5th day of November, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. at the Midway Town Hall located at 3230 Midway Road, Duluth, Minnesota 55810, for the purpose of considering and acting upon a Petition it received calling for the vacation of the following described road: Lesch Road – Commencing at a point on the northerly boundary line of the NW1/4 of the NE1/4, Section 18, Township 49 North, Range 15 West, 33 feet west of the NE corner of said NW1/4 of NE1/4, thence southerly along a line parallel to the easterly boundary line of said NW1/4 of NE1/4 a distance of 530 feet and there terminating. All persons interested in this matter are encouraged to attend the hearing. The tract of land through which said road passes and the owner and occupant thereof, as nearly as we can determine, is as follows: OWNER Scott N. Lundberg DESCRIPTION OF LAND That part of the NW1/4 of NE1/4, Section 18, Township 49 N., Range 15 W. lying East of the railroad right-of-way. Dated: October 1st, 2020 /s/ Dianne Vukelich Deputy Town Clerk P.J - October 15, 2020 NOTICE OF ROAD VACATION HEARING MIDWAY TOWNSHIP ST. LOUIS COUNTY NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, the Town Board of Midway Township, St. Louis County, Minnesota will conduct a public hearing on the 5th day of November, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. at the Midway Town Hall located at 3230 Midway Road, Duluth, Minnesota 55810, for the purpose of considering and acting and calling for the vacation of the following described roads: Virginia Lane – that portion lying between Lots 18-27 on the east side of the Lane and Lots 42-51 on the west side of the Lane, MISSABE PARK ADDITION TO PROCTOR. Hibbing Lane – that portion lying between Lots 42-51 on the east side of the Lane and Lots 52-61 on the west side of the Lane, MISSABE PARK ADDITION TO PROCTOR. Poplar Road – that portion lying south of Lots 1-24, Block 1, and lying north of Lots 1-24, Block 2, JOHNSON’S ADDITION TO PROCTOR. All persons interested in this matter are encouraged to attend the hearing. The tracts of land through which said road passes and the owners and occupants thereof, as nearly as we can determine, are as follows: OWNER / DESCRIPTION OF LAND Philip and Christy Strohm North ½ of Lot 25, and all of Lots 26, 42, 43 and 60, all in MISSABE PARK ADDITION TO PROCTOR Russell D. Schubert, Candis A. Schubert, Kirk D. Schubert and Tracy Schubert, f/k/a Tracy I. Impola Lot 24 and the South ½ of Lot 25, all in MISSABE PARK ADDITION TO PROCTOR Russell D. Schubert, Candis A. Schubert, Kirk D. Schubert, Tracy Schubert, f/k/a Tracy I. Impola, and Iris Korhonen, f/k/a Iris J. Thygeson Lots 44 and 45, MISSABE PARK ADDITION TO PROCTOR Jerry G. and Iris Korhonen Lots 27, 58, 59 and 61, MISSABE PARK ADDITION TO PROCTOR Willis Sherrill Lot 57, MISSABE PARK ADDITION TO PROCTOR Chester and Janet Tobolaski Lot 22, EXCEPT the South ½, and all of Lots 23, 46, 47 and 48, all in MISSABE PARK ADDITION TO PROCTOR Owen Williams Lot 21 and the South ½ of Lot 22, MISSABE PARK ADDITION TO DULUTH Wayne and Labelle Ross Lot 20, Lots 49-52, inclusive, and Lots 53-56, inclusive, all in MISSABE PARK ADDITION TO PROCTOR Kacy L. Carlson Lots 18 and 19, MISSABE PARK ADDITION TO PROCTOR Craig D. and Dawn M. Lind Lots 1, 2 and 3, Block 1, and Lots 1-10, Block 2, JOHNSON’S ADDITION TO PROCTOR Daniel Howard and Roxanne Margaret Graber Lots 4-10, Block 1 JOHNSON’S ADDITION TO PROCTOR Kimberly Jo Larson Lots 11 and 12, and the W’ly ½ of Lot 13, Block 1, JOHNSON’S ADDITION TO PROCTOR David A. and Kelly A. Horak E’ly ½ of Lot 13, and all of Lots 14 and 15, Block 1, JOHNSON’S ADDITION TO PROCTOR Town of Midway Lots 16 and 17, and the E’ly 12 feet of Lot 24, Block 1, AND Lots 16, 17, and the E’ly 12 feet of Lot 24, Block 2, JOHNSON’S ADDITION TO PROCTOR Scott C. and Tracy L. Stadler Lots 18, 19 and 20, Block 1, JOHNSON’S ADDITION TO PROCTOR Mark A. and Cassandra Renee Bosch Lots 21-23, and the W’ly 28 feet of Lot 24, Block 1, JOHNSON’S ADDITION TO PROCTOR Glenn P. and Stephanie L. Nordquist Lots 11-15, Block 2, JOHNSON’S ADDITION TO PROCTOR James E. and Teresa A. Aird Lots 18-23, and the W’ly 28 feet of Lot 24, Block 2, JOHNSON’S ADDITION TO PROCTOR Dated: October 1st, 2020 /s/ Dianne Vukelich Deputy Town Clerk P. J. – October 15, 2020 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. Date: September 25, 2020 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT: Default has occurred in the conditions of the following described mortgage: DATE OF MORTGAGE: June 19, 2012 ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE: $54,150.00 MORTGAGOR(S): Sally Ann Jackson, single woman MORTGAGEE: Western National Bank DATE AND PLACE OF FILING: Recorded on July 11, 2012, as Document No. 01191016, in the office of the Recorder of St. Louis County, Minnesota, and recorded on July 11, 2012, as Document No. 274150.0, in the office of the Registrar of Titles of St. Louis County, Minnesota, as modified of record ASSIGNMENT(S) OF MORTGAGE: None LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: West Half of Lot 446, Block 84, DULUTH PROPER, SECOND DIVISION, according to the recorded plat thereof, St. Louis County, Minnesota (Abstract). Easterly One-Half of Lot 448, Block 84, DULUTH PROPER, SECOND DIVISION, St. Louis County, Minnesota (Torrens). COUNTY IN WHICH PROPERTY IS LOCATED: St. Louis County, Minnesota THE AMOUNT CLAIMED TO BE DUE ON THE MORTGAGE AS OF THE DATE OF THIS NOTICE: $140,048.04. 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 require-ments of said mortgage, and/or applicable statutes including the requisites of Minn. Stat. § 580.02; PURSUANT, to the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the above described property in St. Louis County will be sold by the Sheriff of St. Louis County at public auction as follows: DATE AND TIME OF SALE: December 9, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. PLACE OF SALE: St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office, 100 North 5th Avenue West, Room 103, Duluth, Minnesota 55802 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 mortgagors, their personal representatives or assigns is six months from the date of sale, unless reduced to five (5) weeks under Minnesota Statutes, Section 582.032. 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, the time to vacate the property is 11:59 p.m. on June 9, 2021. MORTGAGOR(S) RELEASED FROM FINANCIAL OBLIGATION ON MORTGAGE: None THE TIME ALLOWED BY LAW FOR REDEMPTION BY THE MORTGAGORS, THE MORTGA GORS’ PERSONAL REPRESEN-TATIVES OR ASSIGNS MAY BE REDUCED TO FIVE WEEKS IF A JUDICIAL ORDER IS ENTERED UNDER MINNESOTA STATUTES, SECTION 582.032, DETER-MINING, AMONG OTHER THINGS, THAT THE MORT-GAGED PREMISES ARE IMPROVED WITH A RESIDEN-TIAL DWELLING OF LESS THAN FIVE UNITS, ARE NOT PROPERTY USED IN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION, AND ARE ABANDONED. WESTERN NATIONAL BANK By /s/ Robert R. Kanuit Robert R. Kanuit, #0252530 Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, Minnesota 55802-1863 (218) 722-0861 THIS IS A COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR. NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE FORECLOSURE DATA (1) Street Address, city and zip code of mortgaged premises: 2728 West Third Street, Duluth, Minnesota 55806 (2) Transaction agent (if applicable); residential mortgage servicer; and lender or broker: Western National Bank (3) Tax parcel identification number(s): 010-1140-03810 and 010-1140-03825 (4) Transaction Agent’s mortgage ID number (MERS number): Not applicable (5) Name of mortgage originator: Western National Bank P.J. - October 8, 15, 22, 29 and November 5 and 12, 2020 Notice of Informal Probate of Will and Appointment of Personal Representative and Notice to Creditors STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-315 Case Type: Informal Probate In Re the Estate of MARCUS LEROY MARJALA, also known as MARCUS L. MARJALA, Deceased TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS AND CREDITORS: Notice is hereby given that an application for informal probate of the above-named Decedent’s Last Will dated July 31, 2011, has been filed with the Probate Registrar, and the application has been granted. Notice is also given that the Probate Registrar as informally appointed the following: Marcus Lee Marjala, 2922 Hayes Street NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418-2228 as personal representative of the Estate of the Decedent. 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. Unless objections are filed pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-607, and the court otherwise orders, the personal representative has full power to administer the Estate, including, after 30 days from the date of issuance of letters, the power to sell, encumber, lease or distribute real estate. Any objections to the probate of the Will, or to the appointment of the personal representative, must be filed with this court, and will be heard by the court after the filing of an appropriate petition and proper notice of hearing. 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 (4) months after the date of this Notice, or the claims will be barred. Dated: September 25, 2020 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers District Court Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Janet Riegle Deputy P.J. – October 15 and 22, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN AN UNSUPERVISED ADMINISTRATIONS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-352 In Re: Estate of Daniel Louis Hey, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on November 17, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at the St. Louis County Courthouse, Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of Ashley Marie Hey, whose address is 2707 West 4th St., Duluth, MN 55806, as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the decedent’s 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 decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat.§ 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: October 7, 2020 BY THE COURT Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner ANDREW, BRANSKY & POOLE, P.A. Aaron R. Bransky MN# 226610 302 West Superior Street, Suite 300 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218-722-1764 Facsimile: 218-722-6137 e-mail: [email protected] P.J. – October 15 and 22, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN AN UNSUPERVISED ADMINISTRATIONS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-352 In Re: Estate of Daniel Louis Hey, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on November 17, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at the St. Louis County Courthouse, Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of Ashley Marie Hey, whose address is 2707 West 4th St., Duluth, MN 55806, as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the decedent’s 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 decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat.§ 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: October 7, 2020 BY THE COURT Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner ANDREW, BRANSKY & POOLE, P.A. Aaron R. Bransky MN# 226610 302 West Superior Street, Suite 300 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218-722-1764 Facsimile: 218-722-6137 e-mail: [email protected] P.J. – October 15 and 22, 2020 Summary of the Proctor City Council Meeting Minutes MINUTES OF THE PROCTOR CITY COUNCIL MEETING for Monday, September 21, 2020 *Due to COVID-19: Meeting access by the public was available through the live stream on the Trac 7 YouTube channel. Ted Kiefat served as the meeting coordinator. Mayor Ward called the meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. MEMBERS PRESENT: Jake Benson, Rory Johnson, Gary Nowak OTHERS PRESENT: City Administrator Jess Rich, Interim City Administrator Troy DeWall, City Attorney John Bray, Megan Jordan, Ted Kiefat, Chief Gaidis, Leslie Brunfelt, Keith Musolf Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to approve the City Council minutes from Tuesday, September 8, 2020. Motion by Benson, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to approve the agenda for Monday, September 21, 2020. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to approve the consent agenda. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0) to set the preliminary budget levy at 5.75%. Administrator Rich gives a summary of the funding opportunities that CDBG grants provide, stating that the requirements are determined by the low to moderate income (LMI) guidelines as set by census tracks. CDBG funding opportunities set a cap on public services, and funding is competitive. Administrator Rich recommends utilizing CDBG applications to try and secure funding for programs relating to the food shelf or sewer lateral grant opportunities. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to suspend the regular city council meeting and open closed session under MN Statutes Ch 13D at 6:37 pm. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0) to reconvene the regular city council meeting at 6:47 pm. Motion by Ward, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to accept the agreement between the City of Proctor and LELS 405 Sergeant Contract. General: $146,022.99 Liquor: $34,936.36 TOTAL BILLS FOR APPROVAL: $180,959.35 Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0) to approve the bills as submitted. Motion by Ward, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to adjourn the City Council meeting at 7:09 p.m. P. J. - October 15, 2020 Minnesota Secretary of State ASSUMED NAME AMENDMENT TO ASSUMED NAME Minnesota Statutes Chapter 333 1. List the exact assumed name under which the business is or will be conducted: Christian Creation Care 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 305 East Pattison, Ely, MN 55731 USA 3. N/A 4. 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 and registered office address: Melanie Steele 305 East Pattison Ely, MN 55731 USA 5. This certificate is an amendment to Certificate of Assumed Name File Number: 1115222100021 Originally filed on: 11/1/2019 Under the name: Christian Climate Care 6. 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: July 21, 2020 /s/ Melanie Steele Melanie Steele Owner P.J. – October 8 and 15, 2020 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: Pioneer Title Twin Ports 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 1728 London Rd., Duluth, MN 55812 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 and registered office address: Pioneer Abstract & Title of Duluth, Inc. 1728 London Rd. Duluth, Minnesota 55812 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: October 2, 2020 /s/ Barbara M. Peterson P.J. – October 8 and 15, 2020 CITY OF PROCTOR NOTICE OF PUBLIC ACCURACY TEST OF PROCTOR VOTING EQUIPMENT A public accuracy test, pursuant to Minnesota Statute 206.83 will be conducted at Proctor City Hall, 100 Pionk Drive, Proctor Minnesota on Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. to demonstrate the accuracy of the voting equipment used for tabulation of ballots for the General Election to be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 from 7:00 am to 8:00 PM. The public is invited to attend. Jess Rich, Administrator City of Proctor P.J. - October 15, 2020 September 30, 2020 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: hemma 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 426 Winona Street, Duluth, MN 55803 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 and registered office address: KB Squared LLC, 426 Winona Street, Duluth, MN 55803 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 16, 2020 /s/ Martha Nerenhausen P.J. - September 24 and October 1, 2020 NOTICE OF INFORMAL 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-20-304 Estate of Kerry Ray Carpenter, aka Kerry Carpenter, Decedent Notice is given that an application for informal probate of the Decedent’s Will, dated May 7, 2020, (“Will”), has been filed with the Registrar. The application has been granted. Notice is also given that the Registrar has informally appointed Nicole Carpenter, whose address is 1703 Clover Valley Dr., Duluth, Minnesota 55804, as personal representative of the Estate of the Decedent. 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. Unless objections are filed with the Court (pursuant to Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-607) and the Court otherwise orders, the personal representative has full power to administer the Estate. Any objections to the probate of the Will or appointment of the Personal Representative must be filed with this Court and will be heard by the Court after the filing of an appropriate petition and proper notice of hearing. 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 23, 2020 Leslie E. Beiers Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Vicki O’Brien Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative Yvonne Michaud Novak YMNLAW, PSC 202 W. Superior St., STE 303 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No: 0333578 Telephone: (218) 720-2888 Fax: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – October 1 and 8, 2020 ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE STATE OF MINNESOTA DISTRICT COURT COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT No. 69DU-CV-19-2213 In the Matter of the Petition of Larry E. Renschler, Michael Sylvester and Amy Sylvester in Relation to Certificate of Title No. 7072 issued for land in the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota and legally described as follows: Lot 44, ST. LOUIS AVENUE, LOWER DULUTH Lot 50, ST. LOUIS AVENUE, LOWER DULUTH TO: STATE OF MINNESOTA; UNKNOWN HEIRS OF THOMAS R. GLEASON, a/k/a THOMAS RICHARD GLEASON; THE UNKNOWN HEIRS OF PATRICK J. GLEASON; MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., a corporation organized and existing under the laws of Delaware, as nominee for Members Cooperative Credit Union, a corporation organized and existing under the laws of Minnesota; and MEMBERS COOPERATIVE CREDIT UNION, a corporation organized and existing under the laws of Minnesota 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 November 18, 2020 (“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 St. Louis County Registrar of Titles cancel Certificate of Title No. 352312 (the successor to Certificate of Title No. 7072 which was cancelled during the pendency of this action) and issue: 1. A new certificate of title showing Michael Sylvester and Amy Sylvester to be the owners in fee simple as joint tenants of the following described land situated in the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota, to-wit: Lot 50 ST LOUIS AVENUE, LOWER DULUTH EXCEPT all mineral rights Said new Certificate of Title shall be entered subject to the following memorial: Document No. 1015291. 2. A residue Certificate of Title showing the State of Minnesota in Trust for the Taxing Districts to be the owner in fee simple of the following described land situated in the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota, to-wit: All mineral rights in Lot 50 ST LOUIS AVENUE, LOWER DULUTH All mineral rights in Lot 44 ST LOUIS AVENUE, LOWER DULUTH Said new Certificate of Title shall be entered subject to the following memorials: Document Nos. 154782 and 1012905. 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 $295.00 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 [email protected] 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 and a copy of the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 in the manner provided by federal law for the service of the Summons in a civil action. Approved: Kimberly E. Brzezinski Examiner of Titles /s/ Kimberly E. Brzezinski Dated: September 11, 2020 /s/ Mark A. Munger Munger, Mark Attorney for Petitioner Adam A. Sullivan Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700, Duluth, MN 55802 218-725-6865 P.J. - October 1 and 8, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL 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-20-334 In Re: Estate of MARIAN PARKER CONGDON a/k/a MARIAN P. CONGDON, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Oct. 27, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent’s Will dated May 26, 1999 and for the appointment of John P. Congdon, d/w/a John Parker Congdon, whose address is 1731 Kearney Street, Denver, CO 80220 as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the Decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: September 22, 2020 BY THE COURT Sally Tarnowski Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. J. Steve Nys MN# 389228 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218-722-0861 Facsimile: 218-725-6800 e-mail: [email protected] P.J. - October 1 and 8, 2020 Annual South St. Louis County Fair Board Meeting The South St. Louis County Fair Board will conduct their annual meeting Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020, with social hour at 6 p.m. followed by the meeting at 7 p.m. with voting for 3 directors at the Solway Town Hall, 4029 Munger Shaw Road, Cloquet, MN 55720. The agenda may also include any other business that may come before the membership. Masks and social distancing are required. P.J. – October 1, 8 and 15, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF A CERTIFIED COPY OF FOREIGN WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-303 In Re: Estate of ANTONIO D. VASQUEZ, a/k/a ANTONIO VASQUEZ, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on October 27, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be a certified copy of the decedent’s Will dated October 27, 2017, and for the appointment of Rosalinda Garcia, whose address is 1245 Ben Lora Lane, San Benito TX 78586, as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the decedent’s estate. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: September 10, 2020 BY THE COURT Mark A. Munger Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Olson Law, PLLC Karen J. Olson MN# 300354 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth MN 55816-0873 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 Facsimile: (218) 727-8558 e-mail:[email protected] P. J. - September 24 and October 1, 2020 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-20-336 Estate of Susan Marie Christiansen, a/k/a Susan M. Christiansen and Susan Christiansen, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Nov. 3, 2020, at 1:30 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, June 13, 2016, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Edward Shanblott, whose address is 45 Lyons Street, Duluth, MN 55811 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 218-726-2460 option 6 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: September 21, 2020 (COURT SEAL) BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Larry M. Nord BEAUMIER TROGDON ORMAN HURD & VIEGAS, PLLP 227 West First Street, Suite 610 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No: 79613 Telephone: (218) 722-1000 FAX: (218) 722-2147 Email: [email protected] P.J. – October 1 and 8, 2020 GRAND LAKE PUBLIC NOTICE Town of Grand Lake Public Hearing NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, the Town Board of Grand Lake Township, St. Louis County, Minnesota will conduct a public hearing on the 13th day of October, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. at the Grand Lake Town Hall/Community Center located at 5297 Hwy 53, Saginaw MN 55779 for the purpose of considering and acting upon Resolution 2020-03-01 received calling for the vacation of the following described portion of a town road: Parts of the Canosia and Industrial Roads (also known as County Road 983 or the “Frontage Road” to be vacated). LeeAnn Vanderscheuren Clerk, Town of Grand Lake P.J,. - September 24, October 1 and 8, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL 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-20-334 In Re: Estate of MARIAN PARKER CONGDON a/k/a MARIAN P. CONGDON, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Oct. 27, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent’s Will dated May 26, 1999 and for the appointment of John P. Congdon, d/w/a John Parker Congdon, whose address is 1731 Kearney Street, Denver, CO 80220 as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the Decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: September 22, 2020 BY THE COURT Sally Tarnowski Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. J. Steve Nys MN# 389228 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218-722-0861 Facsimile: 218-725-6800 e-mail: [email protected] P.J. - October 1 and 8, 2020 September 16, 2020 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR DETERMINATION OF DESCENT STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-318 Estate of Randy Scott Cooke, aka Randy S Cooke, Decedent NOTICE IS GIVEN that a petition signed by Alexander Jon Sebok, for Determination of Descent (“Petition”) has been filed with the Court. 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 Petition may be granted. IT IS ORDERED, that the Petition will be heard on Oct. 13, 2020, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota 55802. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. 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 Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-204. 2. Notice shall be given by mailing a copy of this Notice and Order by U.S. Postal Service at least fourteen days prior to the hearing date and publishing this Notice and Order in accordance with the law by publishing it in a local publication for two consecutive weeks. Dated: September 9, 2020 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – September 17 and 24, 2020 NOTICE OF INFORMAL 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-20-239 Estate of Bernard James Hnath, aka Bernard J. Hnath, Decedent Notice is given that an application for informal probate of the Decedent’s Will, dated July 26, 1995, (“Will”), has been filed with the Registrar. The application has been granted. Notice is also given that the Registrar has informally appointed Judith A. Hnath, whose address is 1804 Chinook Dr., Duluth, Minnesota 55811 as personal representative of the Estate of the Decedent. 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. Unless objections are filed with the Court (pursuant to Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-607) and the Court otherwise orders, the personal representative has full power to administer the Estate. Any objections to the probate of the Will or appointment of the Personal Representatives must be filed with this Court and will be heard by the Court after the filing of an appropriate petition and proper notice of hearing. 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: Aug. 27, 2020 BY THE COURT Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Janet Riegle Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative Yvonne Michaud Novak YMNLAW, PSC 202 W. Superior St., STE 303 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No: 0333578 Telephone: (218) 720-2888 Fax: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – September 17 and 24, 2020 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-20-321 Estate of Patrick Edward Abrahamson, aka Patrick E. Abrahamson, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on October 13, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Amy Abrahamson, aka Amy Glapa, whose address is 5956 Sunny Lane, Duluth, MN 55811 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: September 9, 2020 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – September 17 and 24, 2020 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-19-156 Estate of Robin Marie Viele, aka Robin M. Viele, aka Robin Viele, aka Robin M. Jones, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on October 13, 2020, at 1:30 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 dated, July 5, 2018, (”Will’), and for the appointment of Candi Lindholm, whose address is 9231 Orchard St., Duluth, 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 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: September 9, 2020 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – September 17 and 24, 2020 Minnesota Secretary of State CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME AMENDMENT TO ASSUMED NAME Minnesota Statutes Chapter 333 1. List the exact assumed name under which the business is or will be conducted: Titanium Homes 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 740 East Superior Street, Duluth, MN 55802 USA 3. NA 4. 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 and registered office address: Titanium Partners L.L.C., 740 East Superior Street, Duluth, MN 55802 USA 5. This certificate is an amendment of Certificate of Assumed Name File Number: 956576700025 Originally filed on 7/6/2017. 6. 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 4, 2020 /s/ Brian D. Forcier Brian D. Forcier President P.J. - September 17 and 24, 2020 September 9, 2020 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING City of Proctor Planning and Zoning Commission Monday, September 28, 2020 Notice is hereby given that the City of Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission will conduct a public hearing to consider the following: At 5:00 p.m.: An application from Mark Fiege for a Conditional Use Permit from the City Code 1002.09, Subd. 2. C-1 Retail District to operate a car dealership as a conditional use at Legal Description: Parcel: 185-0110-01570 Common Property Description: 304 N 3rd Ave The hearing will be conducted (public input taken, commission discussion and their action to approve or deny this request) by the Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission at a meeting, Monday, September 28, 2020, at the Proctor Community Center, Council Chambers, 100 Pionk Drive. Application, site plan and responses to conditional use criteria are available at City Hall for inspection. Persons wishing to comment on the conditional use permit may do so in person at the hearing, or in writing by addressing their comments to either the City Administrator or Building Official, 100 Pionk Drive, Proctor, or by calling 624-3641 prior to the meeting. By Order of the Planning & Zoning Commission of Proctor. Jess Rich City Administrator P.J. – September 10, 2020 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING City of Proctor Planning and Zoning Commission Monday, September 28th, 2020 Notice is hereby given that the City of Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission will conduct a public hearing to consider the following: At 5:00 p.m.: An application from Glen & Lori MacInnes for a variance from the City Code 1002.03 Subd. 8, (3), Fences, Walls, and Hedges. Notwithstanding other provisions of this chapter, fences, walls and hedges may be permitted in any required yard or along the edge of any yard; provided that no fence, wall, or hedge along the sides or front edge of any front yard shall be over 2-1/2 feet in height. Glen and Lori MacInnes are requesting a front yard privacy fence to extend 25 feet in length and 6 ft high. This would require a variance of 3 ½ feet. Legal Description: Parcel 185-0090-00220 Lot 0022 HILLSIDE GARDEN TRACTS TO PROCTOR Common Property Description: 210 S 2nd Ave The hearing will be conducted (public input taken, Commission discussion and their action to approve or deny this request) by the Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission at a meeting Monday, September 28, 2020. Application, site plan and responses to variance criteria are available by request from City Hall. Persons wishing to comment on the variance may do so in writing by addressing their comments to either the City Administrator or Building Inspector, 100 Pionk Drive, Proctor, or by calling 624-3641 prior to the meeting. By Order of the Planning & Zoning Commission of Proctor. Jessica Rich City Administrator P.J. – September 10, 2020 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING City of Proctor Planning and Zoning Commission Monday, September 28th, 2020 Notice is hereby given that the City of Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission will conduct a public hearing to consider the following: At 5:00 p.m.: An application from Jeff Dellwo for a variance from the City Code 1002.03 Subd. 2, (a): Height and Area Requirements. Notwithstanding other provisions of this chapter, “R Zones”: Provided, that in any “R” Zone, no accessory structure shall exceed 1,200 square feet on any lot; provided further, that in all R-1 and R-2 districts, no accessory structure shall exceed 18 feet in height. Jeff Dellwo is requesting to build a second garage with a height of 23’ and square footage of 1,440. This will require variances of 5’ for the additional height and 240’ for the additional square footage. Legal Description: Parcel 185-0090-00070 Lot 07 HILLSIDE GARDEN TRACTS TO PROCTOR Common Property Description: 51 Kirkus St. The hearing will be conducted (public input taken, Commission discussion and their action to approve or deny this request) by the Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission at a meeting Monday, September 28, 2020. Application, site plan, and responses to variance criteria are available by request from City Hall. Persons wishing to comment on the variance may do so in writing by addressing their comments to either the City Administrator or Building Inspector, 100 Pionk Drive, Proctor, or by calling 624-3641 prior to the meeting. By Order of the Planning & Zoning Commission of Proctor. Jessica Rich City Administrator P.J. – September 10, 2020 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING City of Proctor Planning and Zoning Commission Monday, September 28th, 2020 Notice is hereby given that the City of Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission will conduct a public hearing to consider the following: At 5:00 p.m.: An application from Jeff Dellwo for a variance from the City Code 1002.03 Subd. 2, (a): Height and Area Requirements. Notwithstanding other provisions of this chapter, “R Zones”: Provided, that in any “R” Zone, no accessory structure shall exceed 1,200 square feet on any lot; provided further, that in all R-1 and R-2 districts, no accessory structure shall exceed 18 feet in height. Jeff Dellwo is requesting to build a second garage with a height of 23’ and square footage of 1,440. This will require variances of 5’ for the additional height and 240’ for the additional square footage. Legal Description: Parcel 185-0090-00070 Lot 07 HILLSIDE GARDEN TRACTS TO PROCTOR Common Property Description: 51 Kirkus St. The hearing will be conducted (public input taken, Commission discussion and their action to approve or deny this request) by the Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission at a meeting Monday, September 28, 2020. Application, site plan, and responses to variance criteria are available by request from City Hall. Persons wishing to comment on the variance may do so in writing by addressing their comments to either the City Administrator or Building Inspector, 100 Pionk Drive, Proctor, or by calling 624-3641 prior to the meeting. By Order of the Planning & Zoning Commission of Proctor. Jessica Rich City Administrator P.J. – September 10, 2020 Minnesota Secretary of State CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME AMENDMENT TO ASSUMED NAME Minnesota Statutes Chapter 333 1. List the exact assumed name under which the business is or will be conducted: Supreme Counters 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 5724 Miller Trunk Hwy., Duluth, MN 55811 USA 3. NA 4. 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 and registered office address: St. Germain’s Cabinet, Inc., 5724 Miller Trunk Hwy., Duluth, MN 55811 USA 5. This certificate is an amendment of Certificate of Assumed Name File Number: 253252 Originally filed on 06/15/2001. 6. 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 1, 2020 /s/ Cory Stafne Cory Stafne, President, and duly authorized agent to sign on behalf of St. Germain’s Cabinet, Inc. Jacob K. Stonesifer Contact Name 218-722-6331 Phone number P.J. - September 10 and 17, 2020 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, 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-20-298 Estate of Steven Louis Bourassa, a/k/a Steve L. Bourassa a/k/a Stephen Louis Bourassa a/k/a Stephen L. Bourassa, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Sept. 29, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of Decedent’s estate and for the appointment of Aaron Bucci, whose address is 501 98th Ave. W., Duluth, MN 55808, 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 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions 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: August 19, 2020 (COURT SEAL) BY THE COURT Sally Tarnowski Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Heather E. Mutchler Hanft Fride, a Professional Association 130 West Superior Street, Suite 1000 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No.: 040129 Telephone: (218) 722-4766 P.J. - September 10 and 17, 2020 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-20-306 Estate of Garry W. Ruotsalainen, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Oct. 6, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent dated September 6, 2002 (“Will”), and for the appointment of Raymond H. Ruotsalainen, whose address is 2718 Lindahl Road, Proctor, MN 55810; Jody W. Ruotsalainen, whose address is 8725 Lawn Street, Duluth, MN 55810; 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 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. A charitable beneficiary may request notice of the probate proceedings be given to the Attorney General pursuant to Minnesota Statutes section 501B.41, subdivision 5. Dated: August 27, 2020 (COURT SEAL) BY THE COURT Eric Hylden 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: [email protected] P.J. - September 10 and 17, 2020 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: Northland Flowers 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 3010 N. 87th Ave. W., Duluth, MN 55810 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 and registered office address: Victoria Caitlyn Heintzman 3010 N. 87th Ave. W. Duluth, MN 55810 USA Bernhardt Martin Heintzman 3010 N. 87th Ave. W. Duluth, MN 55810 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 2, 2020 /s/ Victoria Heintzman P.J. – September 10 and 17, 2020 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING City of Proctor Planning and Zoning Commission Monday, September 28th, 2020 Notice is hereby given that the City of Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission will conduct a public hearing to consider the following: At 5:00 p.m.: An application from Chris Jacobson for a variance from the City Code 1002.03 Subd. 2, (a): Height and Area Requirements. Notwithstanding other provisions of this chapter, “R Zones”: Provided, that in any “R” Zone, no accessory structure shall exceed 1,200 square feet on any lot; provided further, that in all R-1 and R-2 districts, no accessory structure shall exceed 18 feet in height. Chris Jacobson is requesting to build a second garage with a height of 27’6” and square footage of 2800. This will require variances of 9’6” for the additional height and 1600’ for the additional square footage. Legal Description: Parcel 185-0160-00940 Lot 0028 Block 005 MAPLE GROVE PARK ADDITION TO V OF PROCTORKNOTT Common Property Description: 1643 Pine Ave The hearing will be conducted (public input taken, Commission discussion and their action to approve or deny this request) by the Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission at a meeting Monday, September 28, 2020. Application, site plan, and responses to variance criteria are available by request from City Hall. Persons wishing to comment on the variance may do so in writing by addressing their comments to either the City Administrator or Building Inspector, 100 Pionk Drive, Proctor, or by calling 624-3641 prior to the meeting. By Order of the Planning & Zoning Commission of Proctor. Jessica Rich City Administrator P.J, – September 10, 2020 Sept. 2 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: Peach Tattoo 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 1132 E. 9th 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 and registered office address: Erica Pauline Art LLC, 1132 E. 9th St., Duluth, MN 55805 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: August 25, 2020 /s/ Yvonne Novak P.J. – September 3 and 10, 2020 Minutes Independent School District No. 704 Proctor, Minnesota Regular School Board Meeting - Virtual Monday, August 10, 2020 I. Call to Order The meeting was called to order by Jennifer McDonald, School Board Chair, at 7:03 p.m. II. Pledge of Allegiance III. Roll Call MEMBERS PRESENT: Brian Billman, Kris Bryant, Jennifer McDonald, Lynn Peterson, Amy Pocrnich, Larry Shelton, and Joe Ward (attended at 8:06 pm) MEMBERS ABSENT: None STUDENT LIAISON MEMBERS: Josh Larson Also in Attendance: John Engelking, Superintendent, and Business Manager Stephen Anderson IV. Approval of Agenda MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Lynn Peterson to approve the Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. V. Approval of the Minutes of the Special School Board Meeting of July 9, 2020. MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Jennifer McDonald to approve the Minutes of the Special School Board Meeting of July 9, 2020, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VI. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of July 13, 2020. MOTION: Moved by Kris Bryant and seconded by Brian Billman to approve the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of July 13, 2020, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VII. Approval of the Minutes of the Special School Board Meeting of August 3, 2020. MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the Minutes of the Special School Board Meeting of August 3, 2020, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VIII. Finance MOTION: Moved by Lynn Peterson and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the payment of bills dated August 10, 2020, in the amount of $141,860.30 covering checks 107582 through 107650; and approve the electronic transfers and payrolls for June 2020 as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. IX. Commendations/Congratulations A. Congratulated Mason Flick, Sam Larson, and Ben Harnell for being named Academic All-State in baseball. B. Commended and thanked our faculty and staff for partnering with our administration and school board in planning for the 2020-21 school year. X. Public Participation A. Rob Marohn, President of Education Minnesota, Proctor addressed the board. He prefaced his remarks by stating that he has had discussions with the superintendent, school board members, teacher leaders, and members. They have been informative and collaborative. The union compiled a list of questions for the board. It may be necessary to look at the contract in order to honor what is written. He talked about teachers being on the Rails Safe Plan Committee. B. Derek Parendo addressed the board regarding concerns with racial perceptions at Proctor Public Schools. Jennifer said he would receive a response by week’s end and apologized for the delay. C. Cheryl Podgornik raised concerns about health issues related to COVID-19. D. Amy Folkestad was impressed with the board's decision making regarding the pandemic. She expressed safety concerns for students and staff. XI. Consent Agenda MOTION: Moved by Kris Bryant and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the Consent Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. A. Personnel Items 1. Accepted a recommendation from the Superintendent and the Individual Contract Committee to approve the contract for Curt Benassi, Transportation Supervisor, for the 2020-2022 school years. 2. Accepted a recommendation from the Superintendent and the Individual Contract Committee to approve the contract for Robert Priolo, Assistant Transportation Director/Shop Assistant, for the 2020-2022 school years. 3. Accepted the resignation letter from Tyler Bruns, boys assistant soccer coach, effective immediately. 4. Accepted the resignation letter from Bryce Bottila, boys assistant varsity basketball coach, effective immediately. 5. Accepted the retirement letter from Stephen Johnson, Industrial Arts teacher at the secondary site, effective June 4, 2020. 6. Approved the recommendation to hire Theodore Kiefat into the 1.0 FTE Technology and Broadcast Engineering teacher position at the secondary site beginning in the 2020-2021 school year. 7. Approved the recommendation to hire Molly Hessian into the special education teacher position at Bay View Elementary beginning in the 2020-2021 school year. 8. Approved the recommendation to hire Kevin Danielson as the boys’ assistant soccer coach beginning in the fall coaching season of the 2020-2021 school year. 9. Approved the voluntary transfer of Andrea Ruth into the 1.0 FTE grade 4 teacher position at Bay View Elementary beginning in the 2020-2021 school year. 10. Approved the voluntary transfer of Dehlia Seim into the 1.0 FTE grade 3 teacher position at Bay View Elementary beginning in the 2020-2021 school year. This position was previously held by Andrea Ruth. 11. Approved the increase in hours for Wendy Johnson, secretary at Pike Lake Elementary, from 37.5 hours per week to 40 hours per week effective August 11, 2020. 12. Approved the lane change request for Kristen Kilpo for the 2020-2021 school year. 13. Approved the lane change request for Melissa Ellis for the 2020-2021 school year. 14. Approved the lane change request for Teresa Olson for the 2020-2021 school year. 15. Approved the lane change request for Jennifer Olson for the 2020-2021 school year. 16. Approved the lane change request for Sarah Klyve for the 2020-2021 school year. 17. Approved the lane change request for Anna Urban for the 2020-2021 school year. 18. Approved the lane change request for Krista Bauers for the 2020-2021 school year. 19. Increased the assignment of Teresa Nyberg, special education teacher at the secondary site, from .8 FTE to 1.0 FTE beginning in the 2020-2021 school year. 20. Approved the lane change request for Christine Bradley for the 2020-2021 school year. 21. Accepted the resignation letter from Michael Spoden, 9th grade boys basketball coach, effective August 4, 2020. 22. Approved a request from Anthony Menor, foreign language teacher, to work remotely due to a qualifying medical condition through his retirement date of December 28, 2020. 23. Accepted the retirement of Anthony Menor, foreign language teacher at the secondary site, effective December 28, 2020. B. Increased 4th grade at Bay View Elementary from four sections to five sections for the 2020-2021 school year based on enrollment. C. Approved the Memorandum of Understanding between Just Kids Dental and Proctor Public Schools for the 2020-2021 school year. D. Approved the fall coaches and volunteers for the 2020-2021 school year. Boys Soccer

 Head Coach: Anthony Wood Head 
Ass’t Varsity: Kevin Danielson Volunteer: Nicholas Barrett Volunteer: Tony Makela
 Volunteer: Mathew Lillie Volunteer: Caitlyn Wood Cross Country
 Coach: Lowell Harnell Ass’t Coach: Matt Knight 
 Volunteer: Harry Cottrell Swimming
 Head Coach: Jon Nelson Ass’t Varsity: Tina Olson Girls Soccer
 Head Coach: Amy Masterson Ass’t Varsity: Dustin Anderson Volunteer: Ben Ellefson Cheerleading
 Head Advisor: Natalie Beaupre Ass’t Advisor: Open XII. Items for Individual Action A. Approved and adopted the second reading of suggested District policy changes. MOTION: Moved by Lynn Peterson and seconded by Larry Shelton to approve and adopt the second reading of suggested District policy changes as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. B. Approved the first reading of suggested District policy changes. MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Kris Bryant to approve the reading of suggested District policy changes as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. C. Adopted the Resolution Relating to the Election of School Board Members and Calling the School District General Election. RESOLUTION RELATING TO THE ELECTION OF SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS AND CALLING THE SCHOOL DISTRICT GENERAL ELECTION BE IT RESOLVED by the School Board of Independent School District No.704, State of Minnesota as follows: 1. It is necessary for the school district to hold its general election for the purpose of electing three (3) school board members for terms of four (4) years each. The clerk shall include on the ballot the names of the individuals who file or have filed affidavits of candidacy during the period established for filing such affidavits, as though they had been included by name in this resolution. The clerk shall not include on the ballot the names of individuals who file timely affidavits of withdrawal in the manner specified by law. 2. The general election is hereby called and elected to be held in conjunction with the state general election on Tuesday, the 3rd day of November, 2020, between the hours of 7 o’clock a.m. and 8 o’clock p.m. 3. Pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, Section 205A.11, the precincts and polling places for this general election are those polling places and precincts or parts of precincts located within the boundaries of the school district and which have been established by the cities or towns located in whole or in part within the school district. The voting hours at those polling places shall be the same as for the state general melection. 4. The clerk is hereby authorized and directed to cause written notice of said general election to be provided to the county auditor of each county in which the school district is located, in whole or in part, at least seventy-four (74) days before the date of said election. The notice shall include the date of said general election and the office or offices to be voted on at said general election. Any notice given prior to the date of the adoption of this resolution is ratified and confirmed in all respects. The clerk is hereby authorized and directed to cause notice of said general election to be posted at the administrative offices of the school district at least ten (10) days before the date of said general election. 5. The clerk is hereby authorized and directed to cause a sample ballot to be posted at the administrative offices of the school district at least four (4) days before the date of said election and to cause two sample ballots to be posted in each polling place on election day. The sample ballot shall not be printed on the same color paper as the official ballot. The sample ballot for a polling place must reflect the offices, candidates and rotation sequence on the ballots used in that polling place. The clerk is hereby authorized and directed to cause notice of said general election to be published in the official newspaper of the school district for two (2) consecutive weeks with the last publication being at least one (1) week before the date of said election. The notice of election so posted and published shall state the offices to be filled set forth in the form of ballot below, and shall include information concerning each established precinct and polling place. The clerk is authorized and directed to acquire and distribute such election materials as may be necessary for the proper conduct of this election, and generally to cooperate with election authorities conducting other elections on that date. The clerk and members of the administration are authorized and directed to take such actions as may be necessary to coordinate this election with those other elections, including entering into agreements or understandings with appropriate election officials regarding preparation and distribution of ballots, election administration and cost sharing. 6. The clerk is further authorized and directed to cause or to cooperate with the proper election officials to cause ballots to be prepared for use at said election in substantially the following form, with such changes in form, color and instructions as may be necessary to accommodate an optical scan voting system. GENERAL ELECTION BALLOT INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 704 PROCTOR NOVEMBER 3, 2020 INSTRUCTIONS TO VOTERS: To vote, completely fill in the oval(s) next to your choice(s) like this: SCHOOL BOARD MEMBER Vote for up to three Candidate U Candidate V Candidate W ___________ write-in, if any ___________ write-in, if any ___________ write-in, if any Optical scan ballots must be printed in black ink on white material, except that marks to be read by the automatic tabulating equipment may be printed in another color ink. The name of the precinct and machine-readable identification must be printed on each ballot. Voting instructions must be printed at the top of the ballot on each side that includes ballot information. The instructions must include an illustration of the proper mark to be used to indicate a vote. Lines for initials of at least two election judges must be printed on one side of the ballot so that the judges’ initials are visible when the ballots are enclosed in a secrecy sleeve. 7. The name of each candidate for office at this election shall be rotated with the names of the other candidates for the same office in the manner specified in Minnesota law. 8. The individuals designated as judges for the state general election shall act as election judges for this election at the various polling places and shall conduct said election in the manner described by law. The election judges shall act as clerks of election, count the ballots cast and submit them to the school board for canvass in the manner provided for other school district elections. The general election must be canvassed between the third and the tenth day following the general election. 9. The School District clerk shall make all Campaign Financial Reports required to be filed with the school district under Minnesota Statutes, Section 211A.02, and received on or after May 17, 2014, available on the school district’s website. The clerk must post the report on the school district’s website as soon as possible, but no later than thirty (30) days after the date of the receipt of the report. The school district must make a report available on the school district’s website for four years from the date the report was posted to the website. The clerk must also provide the Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board with a link to the section of the website where reports are made available. MOTION: Moved by Brian Billman and seconded by Lynn Peterson to adopt the Resolution Relating to the Election of School Board Members and Calling the School District General Election as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. D. Adopted resolution authorizing the sale of the property and authorizing Superintendent John Engelking or Business Manager, Stephen Anderson, to execute all documents pertaining to the sale of property that part of Lot 18, Block 1, KINGSBURY RIDGE, according to the recorded plat thereof, St. Louis County, Minnesota which lies Northwesterly of the following described line: Commencing at the East most corner of said Lot 18; thence on an assumed bearing of North 52 degrees 32 minutes 49 seconds West, along the Northeasterly line of said Lot 18 for a distance of 45.26 feet to the point of beginning of the line herein described; thence South 41 degrees 38 minutes 22 seconds West 192.55 feet to the Southwesterly line of said Lot 18 and there terminating. MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Jennifer McDonald adopt resolution authorizing the sale of the property and authorizing Superintendent John Engelking or Business Manager, Stephen Anderson, to execute all documents pertaining to the sale of property that part of Lot 18, Block 1, KINGSBURY RIDGE, according to the recorded plat thereof, St. Louis County, Minnesota which lies Northwesterly of the following described line: Commencing at the East most corner of said Lot 18; thence on an assumed bearing of North 52 degrees 32 minutes 49 seconds West, along the Northeasterly line of said Lot 18 for a distance of 45.26 feet to the point of beginning of the line herein described; thence South 41 degrees 38 minutes 22 seconds West 192.55 feet to the Southwesterly line of said Lot 18 and there terminating as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. E. Adopted resolution authorizing the sale of the property and authorizing Superintendent John Engelking or Business Manager, Stephen Anderson, to execute all documents pertaining to the sale of property that part of Lot 18, Block 1, KINGSBURY RIDGE, according to the recorded plat thereof, St. Louis County, Minnesota which lies Southeasterly of the following described line: Commencing at the East most corner of said Lot 18; thence on an assumed bearing of North 52 degrees 32 minutes 49 seconds West, along the Northeasterly line of said Lot 18 for a distance of 45.26 feet to the point of beginning of the line herein described; thence South 41 degrees 38 minutes 22 seconds West 192.55 feet to the Southwesterly line of said Lot 18 and there terminating. MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Larry Shelton to adopt resolution authorizing the sale of the property and authorizing Superintendent John Engelking or Business Manager, Stephen Anderson, to execute all documents pertaining to the sale of property that part of Lot 18, Block 1, KINGSBURY RIDGE, according to the recorded plat thereof, St. Louis County, Minnesota which lies Southeasterly of the following described line: Commencing at the East most corner of said Lot 18; thence on an assumed bearing of North 52 degrees 32 minutes 49 seconds West, along the Northeasterly line of said Lot 18 for a distance of 45.26 feet to the point of beginning of the line herein described; thence South 41 degrees 38 minutes 22 seconds West 192.55 feet to the Southwesterly line of said Lot 18 and there terminating as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. F. Set Truth in Taxation date as December 14, 2020, at 7:00 p.m., prior to the start of the regular School Board meeting. MOTION: Moved by Brian Billman and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to set Truth in Taxation date as December 14, 2020, at 7:00 p.m., prior to the start of the regular School Board meeting as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. G. Adopted Resolution Authorizing Execution of Agreement with the Minnesota Department of Public Safety and ISD 704 for traffic safety projects during the period October 1, 2020, through September 30, 2021. MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Kris Bryant to adopt Resolution Authorizing Execution of Agreement with the Minnesota Department of Public Safety and ISD 704 for traffic safety projects during the period October 1, 2020, through September 30, 2020 as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. H. Approved the 2020-2021 Proctor Public Schools Rail Safe Plan which contains procedures for implementation of each of the three MDE required education models: 1) In-person learning for all students, 2) Hybrid learning with strict social distancing and capacity limits, 3) Distance learning for all students. MOTION: Moved by Lynn Peterson and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the 2020-2021 Proctor Public Schools Rail Safe Plan which contains procedures for implementation of each of the three MDE required education models: 1) In-person learning for all students, 2) Hybrid learning with strict social distancing and capacity limits, 3) Distance learning for all students as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. I. Adopted the model of learning that will be used for the start of the 2020-2021 school year. (In-person, hybrid, or distance learning). MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Joe Ward to adopt the hybrid model of learning to be used for the start of the 2020-2021 school year as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. J. Adopted the Resolution for the base learning model that Proctor Public Schools will use to begin the 2020-2021 school year and authorize Superintendent John Engelking the authority to make changes in accordance with local circumstances involving the Coronavirus. MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Lynn Peterson to adopt the resolution for the base learning model that Proctor Public Schools will use to begin the 2020-2021 school year and authorize Superintendent John Engelking the authority to make changes in accordance with local circumstances involving the Coronavirus as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. K. Approved the revised 2020-21 district calendar which reflects teacher/staff development days being moved from February 12th and April 5th to August 26th and 27th. MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Kris Bryant to approve and adopt MSBA Policy 808 - COVID-19 Face Covering as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. L. Approved and adopted MSBA Policy 808 - COVID-19 Face Covering Policy. MOTION: Moved by Kris Bryant and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve and adopt MSBA Policy 808 - COVID-19 Face Covering Policy as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. XIII. Items for Discussion/Information A. Superintendent Update B. Superintendent Enrollment Update - 1,893 students enrolled with 13 on a waiting list. C. Public Relations Update 1. Items relating to the District from the Proctor Journal: a) July 16, 2020 Edition: “Proctor schools begin safeguards for fall,” “Confederate Flag also objectionable at PHS.” b) July 23, 2020 Edition: “School gets $165,406 CARES Act funding,” “Larson receives Wentz scholarship,” Koski awarded Dunaiski scholarship,” “Lindgren awarded Art Greene scholarship,” “Sathers awarded Oliver scholarship.” c) July 30, 2020 Edition: “Back to School - THREE GROUPS, THREE OPINIONS,” “Students involved in hybrid back to school planning,” “School Board okays budget full of uncertainties,” “School, city filings underway.” d) August 6, 2020 Edition: “School weighs start options,” “Families asked to complete survey,” “Proctor teachers working toward successful year,” “Candidates begin filing for school, city seats,” “School will open with care, caution, planning.” XIV. Reports A. School Board Committee Reports 1. Curriculum Advisory XV. Communications A. School Board Comments and Observations 1. Discussion among board members regarding meeting in person. The discussion included setting an example for the community, cleaning before and after meetings including the expense involved, a hybrid model among board members (some in-person and some participating from another site), and MSBA recommendations. It will be a discussion item placed on the agenda for the next board meeting. 2. Joe said the board had to make an historic decision and appreciated the correspondence and input from all involved. He thanked everyone who reached out to board members. B. Student Liaison Board Member Comments 1. Josh Larson talked briefly about watching the numbers and ensuring students had the technology they needed. C. Township and City Communications - None XVI. Adjourn MOTION: A motion was made by Kris Bryant, seconded by Amy Pocrnich, and unanimously approved to adjourn the meeting at 10:05 p.m. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. Respectfully submitted: Lynn Peterson, Clerk Jennifer McDonald, Chair P.J. - September 3, 2020 August 26, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-274 In Re: Estate of Marjorie Jean Smith, also known as Marjorie J. Smith and Marjorie Smith, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on September 15, 2020 at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at the St Louis County Courthouse-Duluth, 100 North Fifth Avenue W., Duluth, Minnesota 55802, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the decedent's Will dated September 22, 2017, and for the appointment of Charleen Blanford, whose address is 23229 North 91st Place, Scottsdale, AZ 85255, as personal representative of the estate of the decedent in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions 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 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. Dated: August 5, 2020 BY THE COURT Shaun R. Floerke Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Peter L. Radosevich (MN# 027236X) RADOSEVICH LAW OFFICE P.O. Box 384 Esko, Minnesota 55733 Telephone: (218) 879-0008 P. J. - August 20 and 27, 2020 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF CO-PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES IN AN UNSUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-285 ESTATE OF BERNARD J. KOLAR, DECEDENT It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Sept. 22, 2020 at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth in St. Louis County, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of Decedent, dated August 19, 2015 (“Will”), and the appointment of John B. Kolar whose address is 6723 Abbott Road, Duluth, MN 55803 and of William R. Seitz, whose address is 4457 Sugar Maple Drive, Hermantown, MN 55811, as co-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 representative will be appointed with the 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions 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: August 14, 2020 Theresa M. Neo Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Atorney for Personal Representative Johnson, Killen & Seiler, P.A. By: Susan Waldie (0398834) 230 West Superior Street, Suite 800 Duluth, MN 55802 (218) 722-6331 [email protected] P.J. - August 27 and September 3, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-278 In Re: Estate of DANIEL HOLTE, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on September 15, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the decedent’s Will dated May 31, 2016, and for the appointment of Virginia J. Sehnke, whose address is 5407 Taft Road, Duluth, MN 55803, as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: August 5, 2020 BY THE COURT Shaun R. Floerke Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Olson Law, PLLC Karen J. Olson MN# 300354 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth MN 55816-0873 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 Facsimile: (218) 727-8558 e-mail:[email protected] P. J. - August 20 and 27, 2020 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-20-297 Estate of Margaret C. Magnuson, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on September 22, 2020, at 1:30 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 dated, June 25, 2017, (”Will’), and for the appointment of Janet Magee, whose address is 72 Bountiful Avenue, Longmont, CO, 80501 as Personal Representative of the Estate of the Decedent in a SUPERVISED 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: August 19, 2020 BY THE COURT Sally Tarnowski Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Chelsea Opdahl 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – August 27 and September 3, 2020 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-20-292 Estate of Douglas Alan Nelson, a/k/a Douglas A. Nelson, a/k/a Douglas Nelson, a/k/a Doug Nelson, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on September 29, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, 55802 for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the unconventional “Living Will’ of the Decedent, made in two parts dated April 6, 2017 and May 15, 2017 (“Will’), and for the appointment of Michael P. Konstenius, whose address is 314 - 16th Street, Cloquet, MN 55720, 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 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is also given that (subject to Minnesota Statutes 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. A charitable beneficiary may request notice of the probate proceedings be given to the Attorney General pursuant to Minnesota Statutes section 501B.41, subdivision 5. Dated: August 19, 2020 (COURT SEAL) BY THE COURT Sally Tarnowski Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Name: William T. Helwig Firm: Rudy, Gassert, Yetka, Pritchett & Helwig, a Fryberger Law Firm Practice Group Street: 813 Cloquet Avenue City, State, Zip: Cloquet, MN 55720 Attorney License No: 0298682 Telephone: (218) 725-6867 Email: [email protected] P. J. - August 27 and September 3, 2020 Summary of the Proctor City Council Meeting Minutes MINUTES OF THE PROCTOR CITY COUNCIL MEETING for Monday, July 6, 2020 *Due to COVID-19: Meeting access by the public was available through the live stream on the Trac 7 YouTube channel. Ted Kiefat served as the meeting coordinator. Mayor Ward called the meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. MEMBERS PRESENT: Jake Benson, Rory Johnson, Gary Nowak OTHERS PRESENT: Interim City Administrator Troy DeWall, City Attorney John Bray, Megan Jordan, Ted Kiefat Chief Gaidis, Jessica Rich, Tom Rich Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to approve the City Council minutes from Monday, June 15th, 2020. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to approve the agenda for Monday, July 6, 2020 adding items 6J and 6K. Motion by Benson, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to approve the consent agenda adding item *1C and pulling item *2A for discussion. *1C: Sewer Lateral Grant Request: Councilor Benson received a letter from a citizen regarding a grant for sewer lateral repairs. This letter will be added to the July 20th, 2020 City Council agenda. *2A: 845 6th St Letter: A letter was received from a homeowner discussing concerns over a conditional use permit granted to property located at 837 6th St. The letter specifically stated that a public hearing was never held and that protocols addressed in the Proctor City Code were not adhered to. Mayor Ward confirms with Attorney Bray on both the public hearing previously held and addresses the protocols followed in accordance with City Code. Councilor Nowak confirms receiving a draft of the letters sent to property owners with reference to the public hearing. Motion by Benson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to accept with sincere appreciation the retirement letter submitted from Linnea Wiita with a retirement date of September 4th, 2020. Motion by Benson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to accept with sincere appreciation the retirement letter submitted from Officer Thomas Wick effective immediately. Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson, and carried (4-0) to direct Chief Gaidis to enroll an officer into the SRO training sessions dependent on department staffing needs. Motion by Ward, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to direct Administrator DeWall and Chief Gaidis to continue contract negotiations with ISD #704 regarding the SRO position for the 2020-2021 school year. Administrator DeWall states that due to the timing and deadline of the requested application, this resolution was addressed and passed via an electric email submission. Administrator DeWall states that a total $30,613.00 has been requested with this application to be divided among the food shelf, business development/assistance, and purchasing PPE. The application was completed and submitted prior to the deadline, and the city will be notified if the awarded the funds. Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson and carried (3-0, Benson abstaining) to accept the bid from Shelton Excavating in the amount of $8,870.00 to continue with the razing process. Speedway Racetrack Update All July events have been cancelled. DeWall expresses gratitude for the exceptional communication efforts from everyone at the racetrack. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward to allow Proctor Area Softball to hold scrimmages and grant access the same as the baseball program. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to accept the safety plan as submitted and approve the Semper Fit Youth Camp event provided it does not pose a scheduling conflict with the baseball tournament held July 17th-19th, 2020. Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to direct city attorney to draft a long-term easement agreement and bring back to council for approval. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to proceed with the purchase of new voting equipment. Motion by Benson, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to have all employees report back to working in the building by July 13th, 2020. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0) to close the regular City Council meeting and open closed session per MN State Statutes 13D.05 Subdivision 3B for personnel matters city administrator position and non-union employee agreement at 7:14 pm. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0) to resume the regular City Council meeting at 7:38 pm. Motion by Benson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0) to approve the non-union employee group to participate in the HCSP plan. M. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to accept the agreement between the City of Proctor and Jessica Rich naming the City of Proctor new City Administrator effective August 3, 2020 with corrections addressing funeral leave approval. BILLS FOR APPROVAL General: $70,072.04 Liquor: $52,967.847 TOTAL BILLS FOR APPROVAL: $123,039.88 Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to approve the bills as submitted with clarification and naming itemized nuisance property charges. Motion by Ward, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to adjourn the regular city council meeting at 7:45 pm. P.J. - August 27, 2020 MINUTES OF THE PROCTOR CITY COUNCIL MEETING for Monday, July 20, 2020 *Due to COVID-19: Meeting access by the public was available through the live stream on the Trac 7 YouTube channel. Ted Kiefat served as the meeting coordinator. Mayor Ward called the meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. MEMBERS PRESENT: Jake Benson, Rory Johnson, Gary Nowak OTHERS PRESENT: Interim City Administrator Troy DeWall, City Attorney John Bray, Megan Jordan, Ted Kiefat Chief Gaidis Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to suspend the regular City Council meeting and open the public hearing for garbage assessments at 6:01 pm. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0) to close the public hearing on garbage assessments at 6:04. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to approve the City Council minutes from Monday, July 6, 2020. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to approve the agenda for Monday, July 20, 2020. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to approve the consent agenda pulling items *1A and *1D for discussion. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to issue a charitable gambling license to Proctor Area Hockey Association to hold a raffle at the Powerhouse on February 20, 2021. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Johnson and carried (3-0 Benson abstaining) to direct City Administrator and Mayor to negotiate a plan with property owner and to present plan back to City Council. Commercial Zoning Code Change – 1st Reading Sewer Lateral Grant Request No action taken – item to be discussed further at a future meeting. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to close the regular City Council meeting and open closed session per MN State Statutes 13D.05 Subdivision 3B for personnel matters at 6:50 pm. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0) to resume the regular City Council meeting at 7:18 pm. BILLS FOR APPROVAL General: $112,040.80 Liquor: $50,738.54 TOTAL BILLS FOR APPROVAL: $162,779.34 Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0) to approve the bills as submitted. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0) to adjourn the meeting at 7:29 pm. P.J. - August 27, 2020 MINUTES OF THE PROCTOR CITY COUNCIL MEETING for Monday, August 3, 2020 *Due to COVID-19: Meeting access by the public was available through the live stream on the Trac 7 YouTube channel. Ted Kiefat served as the meeting coordinator. Mayor Ward called the meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. MEMBERS PRESENT: Jake Benson, Rory Johnson, Gary Nowak OTHERS PRESENT: City Administrator Jess Rich, Interim City Administrator Troy DeWall, City Attorney John Bray, Linnea Wiita, Ted Kiefat, Chief Gaidis Mayor Ward administered the Oath of Office to new City Administrator Jessica Rich. Mayor Ward thanked Administrator DeWall for his outstanding service as Interim City Administrator and presented him a Letter of Commendation plaque on behalf of the City. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to approve the City Council minutes from Monday, July 20, 2020. Motion by Ward, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to approve the agenda for Monday, August 3, 2020 adding item 6.I: Primary Election Update and removing item 6.D: City of Proctor Mask Mandate. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to approve the consent agenda pulling items *1B, *4A, *5C, *5D, and *5E for discussion. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to approve the wildlife tracker to pursue live trapping and relocation of the coyotes starting at the fairgrounds. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to approve the second reading of Ordinance 1002.09 and 1002.10 of the City Code with noted change. Sewer Lateral Grant – Informational New City Administrator Rich will continually pursue sewer lateral grant options. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to reappoint Jennifer Petersen to the PUC Commission. City of Proctor Mask Mandate Item removed – statewide mask mandate in effect with an Executive Order by Governor Walz. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to approve the Part-Time Police Records Clerk position. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to accept the bid from Johnson Controls for heating/cooling system maintenance and cleaning. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to approve the request to build the road and turnaround as requested. Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to deny the conditional use permit application due to City Zoning Ordinance violations. Primary Election Update The Primary Election will be held Tuesday, August 11, 2020. City Administrator Rich reported that the City is getting ready with assistance from Carol Lind. Election training will be held Monday, August 10th, 2020 with the new election judges that will be replacing the judges that have resigned. Election training will include COVID-19 risk mitigation with Lind assisting Rich in developing a different election layout. Rich noted that plexiglass shields were constructed by Building Inspector Jay Boysen and Interim Admin Troy DeWall. Boysen and DeWall also assisted with the implementation of various COVID-19 voting protocols. BILLS FOR APPROVAL General: $121,917.20 Liquor: $39,056.08 TOTAL BILLS FOR APPROVAL: $160,973.28 Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0) to approve the bills as submitted. Discussion: Councilor Benson asks about the second half of the payment for the awning at Mountain Sprits, noted the delay in completion was caused by COVID-19. Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to adjourn the meeting at 7:17 pm. P.J. - August 27, 2020 August 12, 2020 GRAND LAKE TOWNSHIP NOTICE SPECIAL TOWN MEETING Notice is hereby given to the qualified voters of Grand Lake Township, County of St. Louis, State of Minnesota, that a Special Town Meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 8, 2020. The Special Town Meeting will commence at 6:00 PM to conduct business concerning a proposed levy increase for 2021 to support the Grand Lake Volunteer Fire Department. The Special Town Meeting will be held at Grand Lake Town Hall/Twig Community Center at 5297 Highway 53 Twig, MN. LeeAnn Vanderscheuren Clerk, Town of Grand Lake P.J. - August 13, 20, 27 and September 3, 2020 NOTICE OF POSTPONEMENT OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE Date: August 7, 2020 YOU ARE NOTIFIED that the mortgage foreclosure sale originally scheduled for July 22, 2020, at 10:00 a.m., at the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Department, 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Room 103, Duluth, MN 55802 has been postponed. INFORMATION REGARDING MORTGAGE TO BE FORECLOSED 1. Date of Mortgage: October 29, 2007 2. Mortgagors: Gerald W. Sundquist and Rebecca J. Larsen, nka Rebecca J. Sundquist. 3. Mortgagees: Western National Bank, a National Bank organized and existing under the laws of the United States of America. 4. Recording Information: Recorded on November 27, 2007 as Document Number: 01068363, in the Office of the County Recorder of St. Louis County, Minnesota. 5. Assignments of Mortgage if any: None. INFORMATION REGARDING MORTGAGED PREMISES 6. Tax parcel identification number of the mortgaged premises: 365-0025-00205 7. Legal Description of the mortgaged premises: Located in St. Louis County, Minnesota, That part of Lot Twenty (20), BIRCH ACRES, lying easterly of a line drawn from a point on the southerly boundary line of said lot, 175 feet West of the Southeast corner of said lot, and a point located on a line drawn between the Northeast corner of said lot and the Northwest corner of said lot, as the same intersect the shore line of Fish Lake, and 50 feet Westerly from the Northeast corner of said lot, according to the recorded plat of said BIRCH ACRES, on file and of record in the office of the Register of Deeds in and for said County and State, said area being otherwise known as the Easterly one-half (E’ly 1/2) of Lot Twenty (20), BIRCH ACRES. 8. The Property address is: 5125 East Birch Acres Road Duluth, MN 55803 OTHER FORECLOSURE DATA 9. The person holding the Mortgage 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: Western National Bank. 10. If stated on the Mortgage, the name of the mortgage originator, as defined in Minn. Stat. § 58.02, is Western National Bank. INFORMATION REGARDING FORECLOSURE 11. The requisites of Minn. Stat. 580.02 have been satisfied. 12. The original or maximum principal amount secured by the Mortgage was $310,000.00. 13. As of December 23, 2019, the amount due on the Mortgage, including taxes, if any, paid by the holder of the Mortgage is: $323,879.97. 14. Rate of interest at the date of this notice: 6.0%. 15. New date of sale: September 2, 2020, at 10:00 a.m., at the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office, 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, MN 55802. 16. The time allowed by law for redemption by Mortgagor or Mortgagor’s personal representative or assigns is five weeks after the date of sale, pursuant to that voluntary Affidavit of Postponement signed and recorded by Mortgagor on 01/31/2020 as Document No. 1372623 in the Office of the County Recorder for St. Louis County, Minnesota. 17. Minn. Stat. 580.04(b) provides that if the real estate is owner occupied, single-family dwelling, 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 is 11:59 p.m. on, October 7, 2020. THE TIME ALLOWED BY LAW FOR REDEMPTION BY 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. 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. Dated: August 7, 2020 WESTERN NATIONAL BANK, Mortgagee JOHNSON KILLEN & SEILER, P.A. By: /s/ Roy J. Christensen Roy J. Christensen, Atty #0302508 230 W. Superior St., Ste. 800 Duluth, MN 55802 (218) 722-6331 Attorneys for Mortgagee THIS IS A COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR AND IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THIS PURPOSE P.J. - August 13, 2020 ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT - CIVIL DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-CV-16-499 Case Type: Torrens In the Matter of the Petition of LSREF4 Bison, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, in connection with Certificate of Title No. 253493.5, issued for land in the County of St. Louis and State of Minnesota, and legally described as follows: Lot 44, Block 6, Central Division of Duluth. TO THE DEFENDANTS NAMED HEREIN: Patricia J. Roadville, f/k/a Patricia J. Livingston; Mary Carter; Edward Livingston; James Livingston; Andrew Livingston; Golf Properties, Inc., a Minnesota corporation; Western National Bank; and the unknown heirs of Charles E. Livingston, a/k/a Charles L. Livingston. 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 Reports 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 fee, by September 30, 2020 (“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: Directing the Registrar of Titles in and for St. Louis County, Minnesota, to cancel Certificate of Title No. 253493.5 and issue in lieu thereof a new Certificate of Title to Petitioner. Said new Certificate of Title to carry memorial Document Nos. 240379, 502116, 572347, 828921, 1016235, and 1016236. 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 $295.00 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 [email protected] 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 and the Petition 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 and the Petition 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 and the Petition at least 24 days before the deadline by first class mail to the address of such party as stated in 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 manned provided by Minn. Stat. Sec. 5.25 [Note: deadline dated 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 Sec. 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: /s/ Kimberly E. Brzezinski Kimberly E. Brzezinski, Examiner of Titles August 3, 2020 BY THE COURT: /s/ David M. Johnson JUDGE OF DISTRICT COURT Instrument drafted by attorney for Petitioner HANFT FRIDE, A Professional Association Brent W. Malvick, #0396589 130 W. Superior St, 1000 US Bank Place Duluth, MN 55802 PHONE: (218) 722-4766 P.J. - August 13 and 20, 2020 SUMMONS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT 14 - Other Civil (Quiet Title) Court File No. 69DU-CV-20-1110 Dirt, Inc., a Minnesota corporation, Plaintiff vs. Brian Bement, Jennifer Bement, Members Cooperative Credit Union, Western National Bank, State of Minnesota in Trust for the Taxing Districts, and all other persons unknown claiming any right, title, estate, interest, or lien in the real estate described in the Complaint herein, Defendants. THE STATE OF MINNESOTA TO THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS: You, and each of you, are hereby summoned and required to serve upon Plaintiff’s attorney an Answer to the Complaint, within twenty (20) days after service of this Summons upon you, exclusive of the date of service. If you fail to do so, judgment by default will be taken against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. This action involves, affects, or brings into question real property situated in the County of St. Louis, State of Minnesota, described as follows: Lot 7, Block 2, WHISPER WOODS FIRST ADDITION NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the object of said action is to obtain a judgment declaring that Plaintiff is the owner in fee of the property described above, and that the Defendants, and each of them, have no right, title, estate, interest, or lien in or upon the said real estate. NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that no personal claim is made by Plaintiff against any of the Defendants. Civil cases are subject to Alternative Dispute Resolution processes as provided in Rule 114 of the General Rules of Practice for the District Courts. Alternative Dispute Resolution includes mediation, arbitration, and other processes set forth in the rules. You may contact the Court Administrator for information about these processes and about resources available in your area. Dated: June 22, 2020 /s/ Karen J. Olson Karen J. Olson, Atty Reg #0300354 Olson Law, PLLC Attorney for Plaintiff 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 (218) 727-8557 P. J. – August 13, 20 and 27, 2020 POINTS NORTH CONSULTING, INC. NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND CLAIMANTS 1. Points North Consulting, Inc., has been dissolved and is in the process of winding down its affairs under Minn. Stat. § 302A.727. 2. Points North Consulting, Inc., has filed an Intent to Dissolve with the Minnesota Secretary of State. 3. The Intent to Dissolve was filed with the Minnesota Secretary of State on August 4, 2020. 4. The address to which written claims against the corporation must be presented is as follows: Points North Consulting, Inc., c/o William M. Burns, Attorney at Law, 1000 U.S. Bank 130 W. Superior Street, Suite 1000, Duluth, MN 55902. 5. Claims must be received by the later of 90 days after the first date of publication of this Notice or, with respect to a particular known creditor or claimant, 90 days after the date on which written notice was given to that creditor or claimant. Copies of this Notice are as valid as originals. Dated: August 5, 2020. Points North Consulting, Inc. By /s/ John Foucault John Foucault Its: President P.J. - August 13, 20, 27 and September 3, 2020 August 5, 2020 SOLWAY TOWNSHIP Notice is hereby given that Solway Township will hold Public Accuracy Testing of the AutoMark and DS-200 Voting Equipment for the Primary Election at the Solway Town Hall 4029 Munger Shaw Road on Monday August 10, 2020 at 1:00 PM Autumn Marquardt, Town Clerk P.J. - August 6, 2020 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING City of Proctor Planning and Zoning Commission Monday, August 24, 2020, 5:00 pm Notice is hereby given that the City of Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission will conduct a public hearing to consider the following: At 5:00 p.m.: An application from Rebecca R. Johnson of 1102 2nd Ave for a variance from the City Code 1002.03 Subd. 8, (3), Fences, Walls, and Hedges. Notwithstanding other provisions of this chapter, fences, walls and hedges may be permitted in any required yard or along the edge of any yard; provided that no fence, wall, or hedge along the sides or front edge of any front yard shall be over 2-1/2 feet in height; further provided that no fence, wall, or hedge shall be placed or constructed within 5 feet of an alley right-of-way. Rebecca R. Johnson is requesting a 6 ft high privacy fence to extend 18 ft from the front edge of the house. This would require a variance of 3 1/2 feet. Legal Description: Parcel 185-0200-01160 Lots 6, 7, & 8 of the NORTONS PROCTOR GARDENS Common Property Description: 1102 2nd Ave The hearing will be conducted (public input taken, Commission discussion and their action to approve or deny this request) by the Proctor Planning & Zoning Commission at a meeting, Monday, August 24, 2020, at the Proctor Community Center, Council Chambers, 100 Pionk Drive. Application, site plan and responses to variance criteria are available at City Hall for inspection. Persons wishing to comment on the variance may do so in person at the hearing, or in writing by addressing their comments to either the City Administrator or Building Official, 100 Pionk Drive, Proctor, or by calling 624-3641 prior to the meeting. By Order of the Planning & Zoning Commission of Proctor. Troy DeWall Interim City Administrator P.J. - August 6, 2020 NOTICE OF PRIMARY ELECTION City of Proctor State of Minnesota, County of St. Louis NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Primary Election will be held in all election precincts in the above named city at PROCTOR AREA COMMUNITY CENTER, 100 PIONK DRIVE, PROCTOR, MN On Tuesday, August 11, 2020, to nominate candidates for the following offices, which are to be voted for at the General Election to be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. Polling places will be open from 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m., with the exception of townships having less than 500 inhabitants that have opted to establish a later poll opening, but in all cases no later than 10:00 a.m. (M.S. 204C.05). Jessica Rich, City Administrator City of Proctor P.J. - August 6, 2020 NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP, APPOINTMENT OF GENERAL ADMINISTRATOR AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-261 Estate of Kent L. Trehus, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on September 1, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth Courthouse, 100 North 5th Avene West, Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Jayne Peet, whose address is 20194 239th Avenue, Nevis, MN 56467, as general administrator of the Estate of the Decedent in a FORMAL 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 general administrator 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 Minn. Stat. 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against the Estate are required to present the claims to the general administrator or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: July 28, 2020 Leslie E. Beiers District Court Judge, Probate Division Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Court Administrator Attorney for Applicant Steven H. Bolton Bolton Law Office P. O. Box 126 Park Rapids, MN 56467 Attorney License No.: 198456 Telephone: (218) 732-1458 P.J. – August 6 and 13, 2020 July 29, 2020 PROCTOR PUBLIC NOTICE ORDINANCE NO. 01-20 SECTION 1002.09 and 1002.10 OF THE CITY CODE IS HEREBY AMENDED AS FOLLOWS. Lined out language is deleted and underlined language is an addition: 1002.09, Subd.2 Permitted Uses 3) Automobile and/or boat parking lot or storage, and mini-storage facilities, provided the Planning and Zoning Commission shall be entitled to impose conditions for mini-storage facilities: 3) Automobile, light truck, boat, and/or motor, lawn and garden repair sales and display, and mini-storage facilities, pursuant to conditional use permit only. 1002.10, Subd.2 Permitted Uses 5) Automobile, light truck, boat, and/or motor lawn and garden repair sales and display 5) Automobile and/or boat parking lot or storage. PASSED by ______________ vote of the Proctor City Council, this ___ day of _____________, 2020. Mayor ATTEST: City Clerk P.J. - July 30, 2020 NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR DESCENT OF PROPERTY STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-257 Estate of TELIERIES E. RONNING, 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely, due to the Pandemic. IT IS ORDERED and Notice is further given, that the Petition will be heard on September 1, 2020, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at Duluth, Minnesota. 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: July 22, 2020 COURT SEAL David M. Johnson Judge 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 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 FAX: (218) 727-8558 P.J. - July 30 and August 6, 2020 ORDER FOR HEARING STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-CV-11-2764 In Re: The Trust of DYLAN HENDRICKSON DATED 5/28/09 Upon reading and filing the Petition of NORTH SHORE BANK OF COMMERCE, as Trustee of the above-entitled Trust, praying for an Order of this Court: (a) Fixing a time and place for a hearing on said Petition and directing the manner of service of notice thereof; (b) Settling and allowing accounts of said Trustee for the period from May 29, 2014 through May 28, 2019, both dates inclusive; (c) Approving all of the Trustee's acts, including investments retained and made, together with all receipts, credits, and disbursements for the period to both principal and income; (d) Allowing the fees and expenses of Petitioner's attorney as set forth in the Petition; IT IS HEREBY ORDERED, that said matter be heard before the above-named Court at St. Louis County Courthouse, 100 N. 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, on the 25th day of August, 2020, at 1:30 p.m. or as soon thereafter as counsel may be heard. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED, that any and all persons having an interest in such matter may then and there appear and be heard, and that notice of such hearing be given by publishing a copy of this Order one time in a legal newspaper in St. Louis County, Minnesota, at least twenty (20) days before said hearing, and by mailing a copy of this Order to the persons specified in paragraph 5 of the Trustee's Petition dated July 14, 2020 at their last known address, at least ten (10) days before the date of such hearing, and proof of such publication and mailing be filed herein. No one is required to attend this hearing unless requested by the Court or unless they object to the relief requested in the Petition. Any person who objects to the Court granting the relief requested in the accompanying Petition shall make their objections in writing to the Court on or before the date set for hearing. At the time set for hearing, if the Petition herein is unopposed, the Court will enter in the record the fact that there was no appearance in opposition to the Petition and that no objection to the Petition has been filed with the Court. Thereupon, the Court shall make its determination on the strength of the pleadings. Dated: July 16, 2020 BY THE COURT: /s/ Theresa M. Neo Neo, Theresa JUDGE OF DISTRICT COURT Sandra E. Butterworth (#13869) Attorney at Law 525 Lake Avenue South, Suite 214 Duluth, MN 55802 218-722-1411 P.J. - July 30, 2020 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-20-242 Estate of Kenny Lee McCarthy, aka Kenny L. McCarthy, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Aug. 18, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Arianna Osborne-McCarthy, whose address is 4441 Chouteau Ave., Apt. 3201, St. Louis MO 63110 as Personal Represen-tative 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: July 14, 2020 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – July 30 and August 6, 2020 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-20-246 Estate of Jeffrey William Brown, aka Jeffrey W. Brown, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Aug. 25, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Patricia Beech-Dziuk, whose address is 630 N. 60th Ave. E., Duluth, MN 55804 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: July 16, 2020 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – July 30 and August 6, 2020 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-20-240 Estate of LeeAnn Guerndt, aka Lee Ann Guerndt, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Aug. 18, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Rick Guerndt, whose address is 4714 Gladstone St., Duluth, MN 55804 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: July 14, 2020 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – July 30 and August 6, 2020 ORDER FOR HEARING STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-CV-11-2761 In Re: The Trust of HONNA HENDRICKSON DATED 5/28/09 Upon reading and filing the Petition of NORTH SHORE BANK OF COMMERCE, as Trustee of the above-entitled Trust, praying for an Order of this Court: (a) Fixing a time and place for a hearing on said Petition and directing the manner of service of notice thereof; (b) Settling and allowing accounts of said Trustee for the period from May 29, 2014 through May 28, 2019, both dates inclusive; (c) Approving all of the Trustee's acts, including investments retained and made, together with all receipts, credits, and disbursements for the period to both principal and income; (d) Allowing the fees and expenses of Petitioner's attorney as set forth in the Petition; IT IS HEREBY ORDERED, that said matter be heard before the above-named Court at St. Louis County Courthouse, 100 N. 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, on the 25th day of August, 2020, at 1:30 p.m. or as soon thereafter as counsel may be heard. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED, that any and all persons having an interest in such matter may then and there appear and be heard, and that notice of such hearing be given by publishing a copy of this Order one time in a legal newspaper in St. Louis County, Minnesota, at least twenty (20) days before said hearing, and by mailing a copy of this Order to the persons specified in paragraph 5 of the Trustee's Petition dated July 14, 2020 at their last known address, at least ten (10) days before the date of such hearing, and proof of such publication and mailing be filed herein. No one is required to attend this hearing unless requested by the Court or unless they object to the relief requested in the Petition. Any person who objects to the Court granting the relief requested in the accompanying Petition shall make their objections in writing to the Court on or before the date set for hearing. At the time set for hearing, if the Petition herein is unopposed, the Court will enter in the record the fact that there was no appearance in opposition to the Petition and that no objection to the Petition has been filed with the Court. Thereupon, the Court shall make its determination on the strength of the pleadings. Dated: July 16, 2020 BY THE COURT: /s/ Theresa M. Neo Neo, Theresa JUDGE OF DISTRICT COURT Sandra E. Butterworth (#13869) Attorney at Law 525 Lake Avenue South, Suite 214 Duluth, MN 55802 218-722-1411 P.J. - July 30, 2020 July 15, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-231 In Re: Estate of JEAN E. WILKOSH, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on August 11, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Decedent’s Will dated May 16, 1988, and for the appointment of Mary Katherine Ocamb, whose address is 805 Duke of Suffolk Drive, Virginia, VA 23454, as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the Decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: July 2, 2020 BY THE COURT Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Olson Law, PLLC Karen J. Olson MN# 300354 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth MN 55816-0873 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 Facsimile: (218) 727-8558 e-mail:[email protected] attorney for petitioner P. J. - July 16 and 23, 2020 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-20-235 Estate of Shirley Ann Brown, a/k/a Shirley A. Brown and Shirley Brown, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Aug. 18, 2020, at 1:30 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, April 9, 2014, (“Will”), and for the appointment of SueAnn Carey, whose address is 4394 Martin Road, 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 218-726-2460 option 6 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: July 8, 2020 BY THE COURT Jill A. Eichenwald Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Larry M. Nord BEAUMIER TROGDON ORMAN HURD & VIEGAS, PLLP 227 West First Street, Suite 610 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No: 79613 Telephone: (218) 722-1000 FAX: (218) 722-2147 Email: l[email protected] P.J. – July 16 and 23, 2020 Summary of the Proctor City Council Meeting Minutes MINUTES OF THE PROCTOR CITY COUNCIL MEETING for Monday, June 1, 2020 *Due to COVID-19: Meeting was conducted via Zoom with Ted Kiefat as meeting coordinator Mayor Ward called the meeting to order at 6:06 p.m. MEMBERS PRESENT: Jake Benson, Rory Johnson, Gary Nowak OTHERS PRESENT: Interim City Administrator Troy DeWall, City Attorney John Bray, Megan Jordan, Ted Kiefat Chief Gaidis, Sally Hedtke, Phil Larson, Dick Kari Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y, Benson Y) to approve the City Council minutes from Monday, May 18th, 2020. Motion by Benson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y, Benson Y) to approve the agenda for Monday, May 18th, 2020 with the following items added and removed: Added: 6 K. SRO Discussion 6 L. CDBG Grant Application 6 M. Liquor Control Recommen-dations Removed: 6 H. Johnson Control Estimate Motion by Nowak, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y, Benson Y) to approve the consent agenda pulling item *1B for discussion and combining item *4A with item 6M: Liquor Control Recommendations Item *1B: Nuisance Property Court Order *1B: Nuisance Property Court Order Councilor Nowak asks if a discussion needs to take place and if the razing process will continue. Administrator DeWall clarifies that this property will be going up for auction by the county. Councilor Nowak asks if the assessments have already been placed on the property and Attorney Bray clarifies the assessments with an abatement of nuisances by the city. Once ownership is taken over by the county, the county may take all abatements and no additional expenditures will accrue to the city. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Johnson Y, Benson Y, Nowak Y, Ward Y) to approve the hiring of Lacy Etter for the Proctor Fire Department. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Johnson Y, Benson Y, Nowak Y, Ward Y) to approve the conditional use permit submitted by Brian Tasky to operate a dual unit short-term rental at 837 6th St until August 20, 2020. Councilor Benson suggests that in the event of receiving the submitted bonding bill, the city should also consider passing a resolution requesting sales tax exemption on construction materials. This would save the city approximately $250,000.00. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Johnson Y, Nowak Y, Ward Y) to table Hoghead 2020 Festival and place under “Unfinished Business” for discussion at the next City Council meeting on June 15, 2020 Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (3-1 roll call vote: Johnson Y, Ward Y, Nowak Y, Benson N) to not credit any sewer costs to the homeowner. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (3-1 roll call vote: Johnson Y, Ward Y, Nowak Y, Benson N) to not credit any sewer costs to the property owner. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Johnson Y, Nowak Y, Ward Y, Benson Y) to approve the rental agreement and supporting documentation by the organization for use of the city softball field. H. Johnson Control Estimate – Agenda item removed Motion by Ward, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Johnson Y, Ward Y, Nowak Y, Benson Y) to table item 6I: 207 2nd Ave and placed under unfinished business. Councilor Benson suggests that negotiations and trainings for the SRO should begin again in order to be in place and ready for the next school year. Mayor Ward confirms discussions with the school and getting a meeting set up. Chief Gaidis confirms contact with the school has been initiated. Discussion only – no action taken. Councilor Benson addresses a CDBG application through the CARES Act, Administrator DeWall confirms receipt of the application, noting opportunities that may be beneficial to the city. This will be completed and submitted in accordance with the June 22, 2020 submission deadline. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Johnson Y, Nowak Y, Benson Y, Ward Y) to forego the total of amount of delinquencies and approve the submission of $3,255.69 by the Pit Stop to renew the remaining 2020 liquor license with the requirement that all payments will be current by December 4, 2020 in order to process and release the liquor license for 2021. BILLS FOR APPROVAL General: $111,171.29 Liquor: $33,781.63 TOTAL BILLS FOR APPROVAL: $144,952.92 Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Johnson Y, Nowak Y, Benson Y, Ward Y) to approve the bills as submitted. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to adjourn the City Council meeting at 7:45 pm. P.J. - July 16, 2020 MINUTES OF THE PROCTOR CITY COUNCIL MEETING for Monday, June 15, 2020 *Due to COVID-19: Meeting access by the public was available through the live stream on the Trac 7 YouTube channel. Ted Kiefat served as the meeting coordinator. Mayor Ward called the meeting to order at 6:06 p.m. MEMBERS PRESENT: Jake Benson, Rory Johnson, Gary Nowak OTHERS PRESENT: Interim City Administrator Troy DeWall, City Attorney John Bray, Megan Jordan, Ted Kiefat Chief Gaidis, Michelle Swoboda from WIPFLI, Finance Director Leslie Brunfelt Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to approve the City Council minutes from Monday, Monday, June 1, 2020 with the following corrections: Phil Larson, 702 1st Ave, PUC Commission member Motion by Benson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to approve the agenda for Monday, June 15, 2020 adding item 6I and to move item 6A prior to public comments. Item added: 6 I. Proctor Fire Department resignation Motion by Benson, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to approve the consent agenda pulling items *1A, *1B, *5C, *5D for discussion. 6A. WIPFLI – 2019 Budget Presentation Michelle Swoboda from WIPFLI presents the report of the 2019 audit giving a qualified opinion stating that the government activities presented in accordance with accounting principles. She states the auditors gave the city a clear and clean report with no major issues. She states an increase in total net position, a decrease in liabilities, and an increase in total expenditures. Other increases to note are the public utilities fund, followed by slight decreases in liquor store and sewer funds. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0) to accept the 2019 Audit Draft Report. 1A: DNR Grant Award Notification Administrator DeWall states the grant application submitted was selected to receive funding of $200,000 for the Playground for EveryBody project. Jennifer McDonald also called into the meeting and states that this grant award along with the CDBG grant received will allow for the project to be completed. Mayor Ward extends congratulations on the hard work, dedication, and time commitment for getting this completed. *1B: MN State Demographic Center Benson questions if the estimates are accurate and if the city intends on challenging the population numbers. DeWall recommends accepting the estimates as presented due to same or similar increases in utility accounts. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to cancel any events held on city property including the fireworks for the Hoghead 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0) to direct the city attorney and city administrator to continue negotiations with owner for deed on property. Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to accept resolution 15-20 authorizing refund of pro rata share of liquor license fees. Mayor Ward amend motion to accept resolution 15-20 with the recommended changes of how the refund of the liquor license will be applied. Seconded by Benson and carried (4-0). Motion by Benson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0) to accept resolution 18-20 Adoption of the St. Louis County All-Hazard Mitigation Plan. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to approve the Quadient lease agreement and upgrade to a new postage machine at City Hall. Motion by Benson, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to approve the renal agreement submitted by Proctor Area Youth Baseball Association. Administrator DeWall states Lakehead Racing Association have cancelled all June events due to COVID-19. He also states the certificate of insurance along with the liquor license application will be submitted for future events. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to accept the proposal submitted by Johnson controls in the amount of $8,507.00 to repair the thermostats at City Hall. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to accept the resignation of Brad Brzezinski from the Proctor Fire Department. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to close the regular City Council meeting and open closed session per MN State Statutes 13D.05 Subdivision 3B for personnel matters city administrator position 7:12 pm. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to resume the regular City Council meeting at 7:50 pm. J. Motion by Ward, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to direct the negotiation committee and open negotiations with Jessica Rich and extend an invitation to a future City Council meeting. BILLS FOR APPROVAL General: $105,432.49 Liquor: $33,374.21 TOTAL BILLS FOR APPROVAL: $138,806.70 Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to pay the bills as submitted. Councilor Nowak questions the bill submitted for the Napoly nuisance; Attorney Bray clarifies that charge is a total for all of the nuisance properties. Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to adjourn the regular city council meeting at 8:09 pm. P.J. - July 16, 2020 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: Audio Systems 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 3044 Lindahl Rd., Duluth, MN 55810 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 and registered office address: Simplified Technologies Group, Inc., 3044 Lindahl Rd., Duluth, MN 55810 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: July 8, 2020 /s/ Tim Aldridge P.J. – July 16 and 23, 2020 USA Towing & Recovery is in possession of the following vehicle: 2008 Chrysler Sebring, blue in color with WI plate # 386-YDF, Vin# 1C3LC45K68N224222. Towed for the MN State Patrol on July 22, 2020 from the Blatnik Bridge back to USA TOWING. The vehicle may be reclaimed under MN Statute 1994, chapter 168B. Failure to exercise your right to reclaim the vehicle and its contents within the appropriate time allowed under MN Statutes 1994, 168B.051, subdivision 1 or 2, shall be deemed a waiver of all right, title and interest in the vehicle and contents, and a consent to the transfer of title to and disposal or sale of the vehicle and contents pursuant to MN Statutes 1994, section 168B.08. Dated: June 10, 2020 USA Towing & Recovery P.O. Box 7285 Duluth, MN 55807 P.J. – July 16, 2020 July 8, 2020 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROCEEDINGS TO PROBATE WILL AND TO APPOINT 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-20-213 ESTATE OF GERTRUDE SUSANNA SIMONSON aka GERTRUDE SUSANNA JACOBSON aka GERTRUDE SUSANNA WICKLUND Decedent NOTICE IS GIVEN that a petition signed by Susan St. Marie for an Order for Formal Probate of Will and Confirming Appointment of Personal Representative, has been filed with the Court. 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 Petition may be granted. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. IT IS ORDERED that the Petition will be heard on July 28, 2020, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota 1. Notice shall be given to all interested persons (Minn. Stat. Section 524.1-401) and persons who filed a demand for notice pursuant to Minnesota Statutes Section 524.3-204. 2. Notice shall be given by mailing a copy of this Notice and Order by U.S. Postal Service at least 14 days prior to the hearing date, and publishing this Notice and Order in accordance with law by July 18, 2020. Dated: June 17, 2020 BY THE COURT Dale O. Harris Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Susan St. Marie 13808 Via Rimini San Diego, CA 92129 P.J. – July 2 and 9, 2020 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP, APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN A SUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-229 Estate of James John Hocevar, Sr., aka James John Hocevar James J. Hocevar, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on August 11, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at the Courthouse in Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of James J. Hocevar, Jr., whose address is 5303 Big Range Street, North Las Vegas, Nevada 89031, as personal representative of the Estate of the Decedent in a supervised administration. Any objection 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, and 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the Pandemic. Dated: June 29, 2020 Sally Tarnowski District Court Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative David A. Stromgren #106562 STROMGREN LAW OFFICE 403 North 57th Avenue West Duluth, Minnesota 555807 (218) 624-5766 [email protected] P.J. - July 9 and 16, 2020 NOTICE OF POSTPONEMENT Date: June 30, 2020 YOU ARE NOTIFIED THAT: The mortgage foreclosure sale originally scheduled for July 1, 2020, at 10:00 a.m., at the St. Louis County Sheriff's Department, 100 North Fifth Avenue West, Room 103, Duluth, Minnesota 55802, to foreclose upon the real property secured by a Mortgage executed by Ryan N. Jackman and Jessica K. Jackman, husband and wife, as Mortgagors, to Members Cooperative Credit Union, as Mortgagee, dated August 4, 2016, and filed for record August 18, 2016, as Document No. 974846.0, as modified of record, in the office of the St. Louis County Registrar of Titles, has been postponed and will now be held on August 5, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. As of April 29, 2020, the amount due on the Mortgage, and taxes, if any, paid by the holder of the Mortgage was: $285,639.25. Mortgagor/occupant(s) must vacate the property on or before 11:59 p.m., February 5, 2021, if the mortgage is not reinstated prior to the date of sale or if the property is not redeemed subsequent to the Sheriff's sale of the property. Street Address, City and ZIP code of mortgaged premises: 4390 West Tischer Road, Duluth, Minnesota 55803 Transaction agent; residential mortgage servicer; and lender or broker: Members Cooperative Credit Union Tax parcel identification numbers: 520-0017-00260 Transaction Agent's mortgage ID number (MERS number): None Name of mortgage originator: Members Cooperative Credit Union FRYBERGER, BUCHANAN, SMITH & FREDERICK, P.A. /s/ Robert R. Kanuit Robert R. Kanuit, Atty. ID#0252530 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802-1863 (218) 722-0861 Attorneys for Members Cooperative Credit Union P.J. - July 9, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-226 In Re: Estate of James Cline Barker, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on August 4, 2020 at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of Decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of Jane Mavec, whose address is 3770 Johnson Road, Hermantown, MN 55811, as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s 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 Decedent’s estate. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. BY THE COURT Dated: June 29, 2020 Sally Tarnowski Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. Robert R. Kanuit MN# 0252530 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218-725-0861 Facsimile: 218-725-6800 e-mail: [email protected] ATTORNEY FOR PETITIONER P.J. - July 9 and 16, 2020 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: Wausau Homes of Duluth 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 4908 Miller Trunk Highway, Duluth, MN 55811 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 and registered office address: Hacker Construction LLC 4908 Miller Trunk Highway Duluth, MN 55811 Nicholas Mark Hacker 3604 Lindahl Rd. Hermantown, MN 55810 Matthew Thomas Hacker 49 Kangas Rd. Esko, MN 55733 4. 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: March 10, 2020 /s/ Nicholas Mark Hacker Nicholas Mark Hacker Co-owner of Hacker Construction LLC P.J. – July 2 and 9, 2020 Amended NOTICE OF HEARING AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION (Exempt Estate) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-202 In Re: The Estate of GENE RICHARD FREMLING, a/k/a GENE R. FREMLING. TO ALL INTERESTED PARTIES: A Petition for FORMAL SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT OR DISTRIBUTION of Exempt Estate has been filed with this Court. The Petition represents that the Decedent died within three years of this hearing, leaving Property in Minnesota and in an Intestate Estate, and requests the Decree of Distribution of such Property be determined and assigned by this Court to the persons entitled to the property. Any objection 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460, option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. IT IS ORDERED and NOTICE is hereby given that on the 11th day of Aug., 2020, at 1:30 p.m. a hearing will be held in the above-named Court at 100 5th Ave. West, Duluth, Minnesota. (1) Notice shall be given to all interested persons (Minn. Stat. 524.1-401) and persons who have filed a demand for notice (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: June 30, 2020 Eric Hylden Honorable Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Michael J. Talarico 313 N. Central Avenue Duluth, MN 55807 Phone: (218) 628-1055 P.J. – July 9 and 16, 2020 Minutes Independent School District No. 704 Proctor, Minnesota REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING Monday, June 8, 2020 I. Call to Order The meeting was called to order by Jennifer McDonald, School Board Chair, at 7:05 p.m. II. Pledge of Allegiance III. Roll Call MEMBERS PRESENT: Brian Billman, Kris Bryant, Jennifer McDonald, Lynn Peterson, Amy Pocrnich, Larry Shelton (attended meeting at 7:13), and Joe Ward MEMBERS ABSENT: None STUDENT LIAISON MEMBERS: Joshua Larson Also in Attendance: John Engelking, Superintendent, and Business Manager Stephen Anderson IV. Approval of Agenda MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Brian Billman to approve the Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. V. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of May 26, 2020. MOTION: Moved by Joe Ward and seconded by Kris Bryant to approve the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of May 26, 2020, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VI. Finance MOTION: Moved by Lynn Peterson and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the payment of bills dated June 8, 2020, in the amount of $113,864.26 covering checks 107203 through 107278; and approve the electronic transfers and payrolls for April 2020 as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VII. Commendations/Congrat-ulations A. Congratulated Sam Pogatchnik and Ben Harnell for being named Athletes of the Year. B. Congratulated John Werner for earning Academic All State honors from the MN State Track and Field Coaches Association. This is John’s third year earning this honor. C. Congratulations to the boys track team for earning Academic Team Gold status. The team’s GPA had to be 3.75 or higher. The Rails achieved a 3.85 average. D. Congratulations to Matt Solberg for being named section 7AA coach of the year and Derek Parendo for being named section 7AA assistant coach of the year by the Minnesota Girls Basketball Coaches Association. E. Commended our high school administration and everyone involved in making the virtual graduation a success. VIII. Public Participation - None IX. Consent Agenda MOTION: Moved by Kris Bryant and seconded by Jennifer McDonald to approve the Consent Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. A. Personnel Items 1. Approved the recommendation to hire Natalie Beaupre as the head cheerleading advisor beginning in the 2020-21 school year. 2. Approved the administrative placement of Megan Allen into the grade 5 teacher position at Pike Lake Elementary beginning in the 2020-2021 school year. 3. Approved the recommendation to hire Zachary Lafond-Hudson into the summer school science teacher position for three weeks in June and three weeks in July 2020. 4. Approved the recommendation to hire Tanner Hall into the summer school English Language Arts teacher position for three weeks in June and three weeks in July 2020. 5. Approved the recommendation to hire Jennifer Harnell into the summer school math teacher position for three weeks in June and three weeks in July 2020. B. Increased 2nd grade at BayView Elementary from four sections to five sections for the 2020-2021 school year based on enrollment. C. Decreased 3rd grade at Bay View Elementary from five sections to four sections for the 2020-2021 school year based on enrollment. X. Items for Individual Action A. Approved the Comprehensive Art Planning Program Grant for the Perpich Center for the Arts. MOTION: Moved by Lynn Peterson and seconded by Joe Ward to approve the Comprehensive Art Planning Program Grant for the Perpich Center for the Arts as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. *Suzy Hartwick attended the meeting to answer questions. B. Approved the 2020-2021 Resolution for Membership in the Minnesota State High School League. MOTION: Moved by Joe Ward and seconded by Kris Bryant to approve the 2020-2021 Resolution for Membership in the Minnesota State High School League as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. C. Approved the Specific Services Contract between Arrowhead Regional Computing Consortium (ARCC) and Proctor Public Schools for the 2020-2021 school year. MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the Specific Services Contract between Arrowhead Regional Computing Consortium (ARCC) and Proctor Public Schools for the 2020-2021 school year as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. *Steve Anderson and John Engelking answered questions regarding our relationship with ARCC. D. Accepted the “Notice of Desire to Negotiate” from Proctor’s administrators and direct Superintendent Engelking to establish dates and procedures to negotiate the 2020-2022 contract. (This is the principals’ negotiating group.) MOTION: Moved by Lynn Peterson and seconded by Larry Shelton to accept the “Notice of Desire to Negotiate” from Proctor’s administrators and direct Superintendent Engelking to establish dates and procedures to negotiate the 2020-2022 contract as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. E. Approved the first reading of suggested District policy changes. MOTION: Moved by Joe Ward and seconded by Larry Shelton to approve the first reading of suggested District policy changes as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. *Joe requested that as soon as the board is caught up to review fewer policies each time. F. Adopted resolution of accepting gifts received. MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Brian Billman to adopt resolution of accepting gifts received as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. G. Approved the Lease and Operations Agreement between Proctor Area Hockey Association (PAHA) and Proctor Public Schools for the period of September 1, 2019, through August 31, 2022. MOTION: Moved by Kris Bryant and seconded by Jennifer McDonald to approve the Lease and Operations Agreement between Proctor Area Hockey Association (PAHA) and Proctor Public Schools for the period of September 1, 2019, through August 31, 2022, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 6 - Yes (BB KB JM LP LS JW) 0 - No 1 - Abstain (AP) Motion approved. *Steve Anderson discussed two changes in the contract. Joe appreciated the work from all involved including Amy, Kris, Anthony, and Kevin. XI. Items for Discussion/Infor-mation A. Superintendent Update B. Presented initial documents on superintendent evaluation regard-ing goals and supporting evidence. Discussion regarding the new tool to be used and how the rating will work. The tool used will focus on the pandemic protocols for the formal evaluation and also look at progress made on John’s goals that align with the Strategic Plan. Within the document John shared are links that board members may access. Reminder to Lori to post accordingly that it will be a closed meeting after the regular meeting on June 22. Lynn will resend the strategic goals chart and send John’s goals. C. Public Relations Update 1. Items relating to the District from the Proctor Journal: a) May 28, 2020 Edition: ““A new graduation ceremony,” “PHS AAA assembly video at proctorjournal.com.” b) June 4, 2020 Edition: “112 PHS students graduate in a new way,” “Editorial: Graduation 2020,” “Letter to the Editor: Graduates: Show your vision,” “City of Proctor - Proclamation,” “Proctor High School Graduation,” “Students, teachers honored,” “PHS academics, arts, athletics students recognized,” “Seniors offered scholarships.” XII. Reports A. School Board Committee Reports 1. Policy Committee Report - see attached 2. Amy emailed the Finance Committee report. It will be in the next board packet. 3. Jennifer requested the Community Education Report for the next meeting. B. Mark Hagemeyer presented the 2019-2020 Staff Develop-ment/ATPPS Summary Report. C. Enrollment Report for June 2020 XIII. Communications A. School Board Comments and Observations 1. Amy received a call from a mother who was impressed with the quality of the virtual graduation. 2. Jennifer commented on how well the graduation video was done. 3. Brian expressed kudos to Ted and Tim and all involved. Although a company was hired to produce the video, it was a seamless coordination between Rails TV and the production company. John said thumb drives would be made to preserve the content. 4. Barb Rands was mentioned as doing an exceptional job for our district; she reached out to every student via email. Kris Weiller was also mentioned in conjunction with her work with the food program calls. 5. Jennifer paid tribute to Marny Xiong, the St. Paul Public Schools school board chair who died of COVID-19 last Sunday. She was only 31 years old. B. Student Liaison Board Member Comments 1. Josh Larson expressed that he is hoping to have school in the buildings this fall. C. Township and City Communications - None XIV. Adjourn MOTION: A motion was made by Kris Bryant, seconded by Larry Shelton, and unanimously approved to adjourn the meeting at 8:50 p.m. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. Respectfully submitted: Lynn Peterson, Clerk Jennifer McDonald, Chair P.J. - July 9, 2020 NOTICE OF FILING FOR GRAND LAKE TOWNSHIP ELECTION Notice is hereby given to qualified voters of Grand Lake Township, St. Louis County, State of Minnesota, that filing for town office will be held during a two-week period beginning July 28, 2020. Affidavits of Candidacy shall be filed with the Town Clerk at the Grand Lake Town Hall/Twig Community Center, 5297 Highway 53, from July 28, 2020 to August 11, 2020. The Clerk can be reached by phone at 218-464-2392. Clerk will be at the Town Office last day of filing from 1:00 pm-5:00 pm. Filing will close on August 11, 2020 at 5:00 pm. Filing fee is $2.00. Offices to be filled at the November 3, 2020 General Elections are: 1) Supervisor, Seat B (four-year term), 2) Supervisor, Seat C (four-year term). LeeAnn Vanderscheuren Town Clerk, Grand Lake Township P.J. July 9 and 16, 2020 NOTICE OF INFORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND INFORMAL 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-20-220 In Re: Estate of John M. Carr, 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 July 12, 2017. The Registrar accepted the application and informally appointed Dianne S. Carr, whose address is 3506 Lismore Road, Duluth, MN 55803, 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 thirty (30) days from the issuance of letters testamentary, the power to sell, encumber, lease, or distribute any interest in real estate owned by the Decedent. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. §524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Date: June 24, 2020 Sally Tarnowski District Court Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Janet Riegle Deputy andrew, bransky & poole, p.a. Aaron R. Bransky MN# 226610 302 West Superior Street, Suite 300 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: 218-722-1764 Facsimile: 218-722-6137 e-mail: [email protected] Attorney for Applicant Dianne S. Carr P.J. – July 2 and 9, 2020 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: Buttercup Design Group 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 426 Winona Street, Duluth, MN 55803 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 and registered office address: KB Squared LLC, 426 Winona Street, Duluth, MN 55803 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: June 25, 2020 /s/ Martha Nerenhausen P.J. – July 2 and 9, 2020 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON AMENDED 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-20-225 Estate of Lawrence A. Monroe, Jr., Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on Aug. 4, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent dated, May 6, 2020, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Margaret J. Monroe, whose address is 2612 36th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55406 and Christine S. Monroe, whose address is 1027 West 6th Street, Duluth, MN 55806 as Co-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 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 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions 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: June 25, 2020 (COURT SEAL) BY THE COURT Sally Tarnowski 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: [email protected] P.J. - July 9 and 16, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL 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-20-221 In Re: Estate of John C. Brigan, Sr., Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on July 28, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at St. Louis County Courthouse Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of Decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of Timothy S. Brigan, whose address is 7477 Highway 2, Saginaw, MN 55779, as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s 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 Decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: June 18, 2020 BY THE COURT Dale O. Harris Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy GILBERT LAW OFFICE Greg C. Gilbert, #0167320 11 East Superior Street, Suite 563 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: (218) 625-8777 Facsimile: (218) 625-8778 email: [email protected] Attorney for Petitioner P.J. – July 2 and 9, 2020 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: Buttercup Design 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 426 Winona Street, Duluth, MN 55803 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 and registered office address: KB Squared LLC, 426 Winona Street, Duluth, MN 55803 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: June 25, 2020 /s/ Martha Nerenhausen P.J. – July 2 and 9, 2020 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: Buttercup Design Lab 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 426 Winona Street, Duluth, MN 55803 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 and registered office address: KB Squared LLC, 426 Winona Street, Duluth, MN 55803 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: June 25, 2020 /s/ Martha Nerenhausen P.J. – July 2 and 9, 2020 June 24, 2020 NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR DESCENT OF PROPERTY TESTATE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-219 Estate of Albert Chepelnik aka Albert L. Chepelnik, 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 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option 6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely, due to the Pandemic. It is ordered and Notice is further given, that the Petition will be heard on July 28, 2020, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at the St. Louis County Courthouse, Duluth, Minnesota. 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: June 18, 2020 Dale O. Harris District Court Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner David A. Stromgren #106562 STROMGREN LAW OFFICE 403 North 57th Avenue West Duluth, Minnesota 55807 (218) 624-5766 [email protected] P.J. - June 25 and July 2, 2020 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-20-215 Estate of William J. Rybak, a/k/a William John Rybak, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on July 28, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent dated, May 6, 2002, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Susan D. Downing, whose address is 4314 Peabody Lane, Duluth, MN 55804 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 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions 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. A charitable beneficiary may request notice of the probate proceedings be given to the Attorney General pursuant to Minnesota Statutes section 501B.41, subdivision 5. Dated: June 16, 2020 (COURT SEAL) BY THE COURT Dale O. 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: [email protected] P.J. - June 25 and July 2, 2020 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. YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED THAT: 1. Default has occurred in the conditions of the mortgage dated October 5, 2015, executed by Trevor H. Billings, a single man, as Mortgagor(s), to Park State Bank, a Minnesota banking corporation, as Mortgagee(s), and filed for record October 16, 2015, in the Office of the County Recorders, St. Louis County, Minnesota as document number 1271949. 2. The Mortgage has been assigned as follows: none. 3. The maximum principal amount secured by the Mortgage was: $93,600.00. 4. No action or proceeding at law is now pending to recover the debt secured by the Mortgage, or any part thereof. 5. 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. 6. At the date of this notice, the amount due on the Mortgage, and taxes, if any, paid by the holder of the Mortgage is: $87,360.48. 7. Pursuant to the power of sale in the Mortgage, the Mortgage will be foreclosed, and the land located in St. Louis County, Minnesota and described as follows: Easterly Seven and One-half feet (E’ly 7 1/2’) of Lot Four Hundred Thirty-two (432) and the Westerly One-half (W’ly ½) of Lot Four Hundred Thirty (430), Block Eighty-five (85), DULUTH PROPER, SECOND DIVISION. will be sold by the sheriff of St. Louis County, Minnesota at public auction on August 13, 2020 at 10:00 o'clock a.m., at the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office, 100 N. 5th Avenue West, Room #103, Duluth, MN 55802. 8. The time allowed by law for redemption by the Mortgagor, the Mortgagor’s personal representa-tives or assigns is 6 months after the date of sale. 9. 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. 10. Unless the mortgage is reinstated or the property redeemed, or unless the time for redemption is reduced by judicial order, the mortgagor and/or its assigns must vacate the property by 11:59 p.m. on February 13, 2021, or the next business day if the forgoing date falls on a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday. 11. In order to comply with Minn. Stat. Section 580.025, the undersigned hereby states that the following information is correct to the best of its knowledge: (a) The street address and tax identification number of the mortgaged property: 2628 W. 3rd Street Duluth, Minnesota 55806 Tax Identification Number: 010-1140-04090 (b) Transaction agent and transaction agent’s mortgage identification number: Steven Raj, NMLSR ID 472392 (c) Residential mortgage servicer, broker and/or originator: Park State Bank, NMLSR ID 401406 (d) Lender: Park State Bank, a Minnesota banking corporation 12. This is an attempt to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. Dated: June 11, 2020 Park State Bank, a Minnesota corporation, Mortgagee By: /s/ David A. Lutz David A. Lutz Attorney for Mortgagee 120 South 6th Street, Ste 1550 Minneapolis, MN 55402 612-424-2110 P.J. - June 25, July 2, 9,16, 23 and 30, 2020 NOTICE TO CREDITORS: FOREIGN PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE ACTING IN MINNESOTA STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION 69DU-PR-20-217 In re the Estate of: MICHAEL P. REHNSTRAND Decedent. Date of Death: September 1, 2003 Notice is given that Marcia K. Barry, residing at 8074 E. Mattias Road, Minong, Wisconsin 54859, is the domiciliary foreign Personal Representative (“Personal Representative”) for the Estate of Michael P. Rehnstrand, a resident of the State of Wisconsin. On June 16, 2020, the Personal Representative filed with the Court a document stating an intention to exercise, as to assets in Minnesota, all powers of a local Personal Representative and to maintain actions and proceedings in Minnesota in accordance with Minn. Stat. 524.4-205. Notice is also given that any Minnesota creditor who objects to the Personal Representative’s exercise of power over assets in Minnesota must file a written objection within 60 days from the Personal Representative’s filing. If no objections are filed, the Representative may, after the expiration of the 60 day period, exercise all powers of a local Personal Representative.. Dated: June 17, 2020 Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for the estate of Michael P. Rehnstrand Name: Parrish J. Jones, Esq. 823 Belknap Street, Suite 222 Superior, WI 54880 Attorney License No.: 0386384 Telephone: 715-394-7751 Email: [email protected] P.J. – June 25 and July 2, 2020 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-20-207 Estate of: Gerald Douglas Smith a/k/a Jerald Douglas Smith, Jerald D. Smith and Jerry D. Smith, Decedent to the heirs, both known and unknown, of 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. IT IS ORDERED and Notice is further given, that the Petition will be heard on July 28, 2020, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at 100 N. 5th Avenue W., Duluth, Minnesota. (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 Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-204. (2) Notice shall be given by publishing the 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: June 15, 2020 BY THE COURT Dale O. Harris Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Christopher A. Dahlberg Dahlberg Law Office PA 130 W. Superior Street, Suite 730 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No.: 0323998 Telephone: (218) 722-5809 FAX: (218) 722-3785 Email: [email protected] P.J. – June 25 and July 2, 2020 June 17, 2020 USA Towing & Recovery is in possession of the following vehicles: 2018 GMC PENSKE BOX TRUCK (yellow in color), Indiana plates #2731266, Vin# 1GD07RFP8J1901810 towed on 5-13-20 from 4975 W. Arrowhead Rd. for the Hermantown Police Dept. 2006 Chevy Impala red in color, tribal plate # B490, Vin# 2G1WB58K169220018, towed on 6-6-20 for the Duluth Police Dept. from 12th Ave W. and 4th St. in Duluth The vehicles may be reclaimed under MN Statute 1994, chapter 168B. Failure to exercise your right to reclaim the vehicle and its contents within the appropriate time allowed under MN Statutes 1994, 168B.051, subdivision 1 or 2, shall be deemed a waiver of all right, title and interest in the vehicle and contents, and a consent to the transfer of title to and disposal or sale of the vehicle and contents pursuant to MN Statutes 1994, section 168B.08. Dated: June 10, 2020 USA Towing & Recovery P.O. Box 7285 Duluth, MN 55807 P.J. – June 18, 2020 Minutes Independent School District No. 704 Proctor, Minnesota Tuesday, May 26, 2020 REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING I. Call to Order The meeting was called to order by Jennifer McDonald, School Board Chair, at 7:17 p.m. *Meeting began later than scheduled 7:00 time due to issues with Google Meet connections. II. Pledge of Allegiance III. Roll Call MEMBERS PRESENT: Brian Billman, Kris Bryant, Jennifer McDonald, Lynn Peterson, Amy Pocrnich, Larry Shelton, and Joe Ward MEMBERS ABSENT: None STUDENT LIAISON MEMBERS: None Also in Attendance: John Engelking, Superintendent, and Business Manager Stephen Anderson IV. Approval of Agenda MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Brian Billman to approve the Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. V. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of May 11, 2020. MOTION: Moved by Jennifer McDonald and seconded by Kris Bryant to approve the Minutes of the Regular School Board Meeting of May 11, 2020, as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VI. Finance MOTION: Moved by Amy Pocrnich and seconded by Larry Shelton to approve the payment of bills dated May 26, 2020, in the amount of $103,909.70 covering checks 107111 through 107202; and void checks 106580, 106593, 106592, 106090, 106469, and 106645 as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. VII. Commendations/Congratulations A. Commended and thanked the greater Duluth area media for helping us celebrate our students during the closure. B. Commended the District Office staff for stepping up for the challenges during this closure. C. Congratulated Sue Zmyslony and thanked her for her service to our District and the Northern Lights Special Education Cooperative. Sue will be retiring at the end of this year. D. Commended Anthony Wood for stepping out of his role to oversee delivery of food and curriculum. VIII. Public Participation - None IX. Consent Agenda MOTION: Moved by Larry Shelton and seconded by Amy Pocrnich to approve the Consent Agenda as submitted. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. A. Personnel Items 1. Approved the leave of absence request from Jennifer Wilson, grade 5 teacher at Bay View Elementary, beginning approximately September 21, 2020, through November 30, 2020. B. Requested Education Minnesota-Proctor to vote to allocate 1% of the staff development funds for use in the general fund for the 2020-2021 academic year. X. Items for Individual Action - None XI. Items for Discussion/Information A. Superintendent Update B. Negotiation dates for Local 66 - Jen, Larry, and John suggested June 1 at 4:00 pm. C. Hiring for 2020-2021 - It was determined that we will hold off until school is over for this year. D. Two-Tier Busing - Discussed efficiencies regarding drivers, looking at busing in terms of student safety, and having a plan in place in case it is needed. John asked the transportation department, Steve, and principals to put together a schedule where elementary students would begin earlier than the secondary students. Previously with two tier busing, secondary students began before elementary students. Concerns raised among board members regarding potential problems. Further discussion is needed with the board and community before decisions are made. The district needs to look at options and evaluate the situation. John will continue conversations and keep the board updated. E. Evaluation tool for the Superintendent Evaluation - Lynn discussed the evaluative tool that will be used. John will provide board members with evidence and submit it to them prior to the evaluation. The evaluation will take place during a closed meeting on June 22 after the regular board meeting. F. Public Relations Update 1. Items relating to the District from the Proctor Journal: a) May 14, 2020 Edition: “PHS finalizes grad plans,” “Elementary schools plan parades for students, staff.” b) May 21, 2020 Edition: “PHS GRAD PREPARATION BEGINS TODAY,” RITE OF SPRING: The PHS Prom reimagined,” “Pike Lake, Bay View Elementary Schools celebrate students with special drive-by.” 2. Item relating to the District from KBJR6 TV: a) May 15, 2020: “Pike Lake Elementary School celebrates students with special drive-by.” 3. Item relating to the District from the Duluth News Tribune : a) May 18, 2020 Edition: “Bay View teachers celebrate students.” 4. Item relating to the District from WDIO TV: a) May 18, 2020: “Bay View Elementary celebrates the end of the school year with a parade for students and teachers.” 5. Item relating to the District from Fox 21 News: a) Parade for retiring teacher, Sheila Held. XII. Reports A. School Board Committee Reports 1. Curriculum Advisory Report - see attached 2. Finance Committee Report - Amy with Steve’s assistance will submit the report to the board. 3. Activities Advisory Committee Report - see attached. In addition to the report filed, a working board meeting with the Activities Advisory Committee was scheduled for July 9 at 5:00 pm to discuss cooperative sponsorships and the board’s vision. Prior to that meeting, Steve agreed to talk to Dan to get information regarding the number of cooperative agreements in place now, different types of agreements, and insight from MSHSL The board requested the information on or before the June 22 meeting in order to digest the information and ask questions. John said he would work with Dan and the MSHSL to get their ideas before that date. XIII. Communications A. School Board Comments and Observations 1. Lynn requested handbooks, elementary, secondary, and activities be submitted sooner than later to be approved by the board. 2. Jennifer expressed a thank you for the graduation plans for those involved. She wanted to remind students and families to maintain social distancing protocols. John said he worked with Tim, Carlie and the St. Louis County Department of Health to ensure the district was in compliance with their guidelines. 3. Joe extended a plea to parents to explain to students the importance of social distancing guidelines. 4. Amy commented that students will remember this year as a different graduation, but it was special because Proctor tried to do the best it could to create a positive memory for everyone involved. 5. Brian talked about virtual graduations and how important it was for people who cannot attend in person. 6. Jen suggested that because some principals have asked for feedback regarding distance learning, all board members keep a running list of questions they might have and note what has worked and what could be enhanced. Joe mentioned consistency among staff members and getting a message out to parents. 7. Joe on behalf of the board thanked Mayor Chad Ward and the city officials including the police and fire departments for honoring our kids. Mayor Ward in turn thanked the school board, city council, and Principal Rohweder for doing an outstanding job for the senior class. B. Student Liaison Board Member Comments - None C. Township and City Communications - None XIV. Adjourn MOTION: A motion was made by Kris Bryant, seconded by Lynn Peterson, and unanimously approved to adjourn the meeting at 8:46 p.m. Roll Call Vote: 7 - Yes (BB KB JM LP AP LS JW) 0 - No 0 - Abstain Motion approved. Respectfully submitted: Lynn Peterson, Clerk Jennifer McDonald, Chair P.J. - June 18, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS - UNSUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-199 In Re: Estate of Jerold Charles Lundgren, Sr., a/k/a Jerold Lundgren, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on July 14, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at St. Louis County Courthouse Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of Decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of Joyce Johnson, whose address is 5061 Martin Road, Duluth, MN 55803, as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s 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 Decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: June 4, 2020 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy GILBERT LAW OFFICE Greg C. Gilbert, #0167320 11 East Superior Street, Suite 563 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: (218) 625-8777 Facsimile: (218) 625-8778 email: [email protected] Attorney for Petitioner P.J. - June 18 and 25, 2020 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-20-204 Estate of Arthur Bertram Shughart, a/k/a Arthur B. Shughart and Arthur Shughart, 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 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option 6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely, due to the Pandemic. It is ordered and Notice is further given, that the Petition will be heard on July 14, 2020, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at 100 N. 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota. 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 Minnesota Statutes section 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: June 10, 2020 (COURT SEAL) BY THE COURT Shaun R. Floerke Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Matthew H. Beaumier BEAUMIER TROGDON ORMAN HURD & VIEGAS, PLLP 227 West First Street, Suite 610 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No.: 248241 Telephone: (218) 722-1000 FAX: (218) 722-2147 Email: [email protected] P.J. - June 18 and 25, 2020 SUMMONS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT 14 - Other Civil (Quiet Title) Court File No. 69DU-CV-20-915 Nathaniel Aili, Plaintiff vs. Henry C. Hoffman and all other persons unknown claiming any right, title, estate, interest, or lien in the real estate described in the Complaint herein, Defendants. THE STATE OF MINNESOTA TO THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS: You, and each of you, are hereby summoned and required to serve upon Plaintiff’s attorney an Answer to the Complaint, within twenty (20) days after service of this Summons upon you, exclusive of the date of service. If you fail to do so, judgment by default will be taken against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. This action involves, affects, or brings into question real property situated in the County of St. Louis, State of Minnesota, described as follows: South 200 feet of Northwest Quarter of Southwest Quarter (NW 1/4 of SW 1/4) Section 14, Township 51 North, Range 13 West Except all mineral rights. NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the object of said action is to obtain a judgment declaring that Plaintiff is the owner in fee of the property described above, and that the Defendants, and each of them, have no right, title, estate, interest, or lien in or upon the said real estate. NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that no personal claim is made by Plaintiff against any of the Defendants. Civil cases are subject to Alternative Dispute Resolution processes as provided in Rule 114 of the General Rules of Practice for the District Courts. Alternative Dispute Resolution includes mediation, arbitration, and other processes set forth in the rules. You may contact the Court Administrator for information about these processes and about resources available in your area. Dated: May 11, 2020 /s/ Karen J. Olson Karen J. Olson, Atty Reg #0300354 Olson Law, PLLC Attorney for Plaintiff 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 P. J. – June 18, 25 and July 2, 2020 NOTICE OF TERMINATION OF CONTRACT FOR DEED YOU ARE NOTIFIED: LEE ANDERSON AND NICHOL ANDERSON l. Default has occurred in the Contract for Deed ("Contract') dated April 20, 2009 and recorded on May 5, 2009, as Document Number 868084, in the Office of the Registrar of Titles of St. Louis County, Minnesota, in which LESA KAY TURNBULL, f/k/a LESA KAY NESGODA, and RICHARD L. TURNBULL, married to each other, as Seller, sold to LEE ANDERSON and NICHOL ANDERSON, as Purchaser, the real property in St. Louis County, Minnesota, described as follows: Lot Twenty-four (24), Block Seven (7), HOMEWOOD ADDITION TO DULUTH Check here if all or part of the described real property is Registered (Torrens) X 2. The default is as follows: a) The balloon payment due April 14, 2017 is owing in the sum of $48,004.98; b) Interest from April 14, 2017, through the present is owing in the amount of $240.23 per month for total amount owing of $8,888.51; c) 2018 and 2019 Real Estate Taxes, which were paid by Seller in the sum of $14,026.00; d) Garbage Service billing which has been assessed to the real estate taxes is owing in the amount of $518.56. 3. For contracts executed after August 1,1976, and prior to August l, 1985, the purchase price was [...] Dollars ($ [...]) and the amount of the purchase price paid by the Purchaser is [...] Dollars ($ [...]), which is [...]% of the purchase price, as calculated in the manner required by Minn. Stat. 559.21, subd. 1e. 4. The conditions contained in Minn. Stat. 559.209 have been complied with or are not applicable. 5. THIS NOTICE IS TO INFORM YOU THAT BY THIS NOTICE THE SELLER HAS BEGUN PROCEEDINGS UNDER MINNE-SOTA STATUTES, SECTION 559.2I. TO TERMINATE YOUR CONTRACT FOR THE PUR-CHASE OF YOUR PROPERTY FOR THE REASONS SPECIFIED IN THIS NOTICE. THE CONTRACT WILL TERMINATE 90 DAYS AFTER SERVICE OF THIS NOTICE UPON YOU 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 EXERCIS-ED OPTIONS, EXECUTED ON OR AFTER AUGUST 1, 1985, $188.14 (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 WIL 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. 6. 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: Karen J. Olson Attorney for Seller Mailing Address: 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth MN 55816-0873 Street Address or Location where the Seller or the Attorney will accept payment pursuant to this notice: 2002 W. Superior St, Suite 2, Duluth MN 55806 Telephone: (218)727 -8557 This person is authorized to receive the payments from you under this notice. /s/ Lesa Kay Turnbull Lesa Kay Turnbull P.J. - June 18, 25 and July 2, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-206 In Re: Estate of BLANCHE H. MEINKE, a/k/a BLANCHE MEINKE, BLANCHE HAZEL MEINKE, and BLANCHE “SALLY” MEINKE, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on July 21, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the decedent’s Will dated December 26, 2019, and for the appointment of Debra Meinke, whose address is 7423 E. Abrahamson Rd., South Range, WI 54874, as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the decedent’s estate. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instructions as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Dated: June 10, 2020 BY THE COURT Shaun R. Floerke Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Olson Law, PLLC Karen J. Olson MN# 300354 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth MN 55816-0873 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 Facsimile: (218) 727-8558 e-mail:[email protected] P. J. - June 18 and 25, 2020 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: DJ Trivia of Duluth 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 350 Garfield Avenue, Suite 5, Duluth, MN 55812 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 and registered office address: Twin Ports Trivia, LLC, 350 Garfield Avenue, Duluth, MN 55812 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: June 9, 2020 /s/ Kay Biga P.J. – June 18 and 25, 2020 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: DJ Bingo 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 350 Garfield Avenue, Suite 5, Duluth, MN 55812 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 and registered office address: Twin Ports Trivia, LLC, 350 Garfield Avenue, Suite 5, Duluth, MN 55812 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: June 9, 2020 /s/ Kay Biga P.J. – June 18 and 25, 2020 NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS, FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS - UNSUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-199 In Re: Estate of Jerold Charles Lundgren, Sr., a/k/a Jerold Lundgren, Decedent. It is Ordered and Notice is given that on July 14, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at St. Louis County Courthouse Duluth, Minnesota, on a petition for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of Decedent’s heirs, and for the appointment of Joyce Johnson, whose address is 5061 Martin Road, Duluth, MN 55803, as personal representative of the Decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the Decedent’s 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 Decedent’s estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the Decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. Dated: June 4, 2020 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy GILBERT LAW OFFICE Greg C. Gilbert, #0167320 11 East Superior Street, Suite 563 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone: (218) 625-8777 Facsimile: (218) 625-8778 email: [email protected] Attorney for Petitioner P.J. - June 18 and 25, 2020 June 10, 2020 NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR DESCENT OF PROPERTY STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-187 Estate of DONNA MUELLER, 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. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option 6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely, due to the Pandemic. IT IS ORDERED and Notice is further given, that the Petition will be heard on July 7, 2020, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at Duluth, Minnesota. 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: May 28, 2020 COURT SEAL David M. Johnson Judge 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 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 FAX: (218) 727-8558 P.J. - June 11 and 18, 2020 Amended SUMMONS (To be tried in Duluth, MN) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Wells Case Type: Quiet Title Court File No. 69DU-CV-20-1010 The Edward S. and Josephine Wendorf Foundation, Plaintiff, v. Edward Wendorf, deceased, Josephine Wendorf, deceased, the unknown heirs of the deceased defendants named herein, and all other persons unknown claiming any right, title, estate, interest, or lien in the real property described in the summons and complaint herein, Defendants. THIS SUMMONS IS DIRECTED TO THE DEFENDANTS NAMED ABOVE: 1. YOU ARE BEING SUED. The Plaintiff has started a lawsuit against you. The plaintiff’s Complaint against you is attached to this Summons and is on file in the office of the court administrator of the above named Court. 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 email 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: Paul A. Loraas Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. 700 Lonsdale Building 302 West Superior Street 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 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 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 for District Courts. 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 the real property in St. Louis County, Minnesota, and legally described as: Lot Two (2), S 1/2 of NE 1/4, and SE 1/4 of NW 1/4, Section 4, Township 59 North, Range 12 West of the 4th Principal Meridian. 8. The purpose of this lawsuit is to obtain a judgment declaring that the plaintiff is the owner in fee of the real property described above, and that the defendants, and each of them, have no right, title, estate, interest, or lien in or upon such interest. 9. NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that no personal claim is made by plaintiff against any of the defendants. Dated: 6/5/2020 Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. /s/ Paul A. Loraas Paul A. Loraas, Atty. Reg. #0249592 700 Lonsdale Building 302 West Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802 (218) 722-0861 Attorneys for Plaintiff ACKNOWLEDGMENT REQUIRED BY MINN. STAT. §549.211, SUBD. 1 The undersigned hereby acknowledges that pursuant to Minn. Stat. §549.211, subd. 3, sanctions may be imposed if, after notice and a reasonable opportunity to respond, the court determines that the undersigned has violated the provisions of Minn. Stat. §549.211, subd. 2 Dated: 6/5/2020 /s/ Paul A. Loraas Paul A. Loraas, #0249592 P.J. - June 11, 18 and 25, 2020 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. Date: April 29, 2020 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT: Default has occurred in the conditions of the following described mortgage: DATE OF MORTGAGE: August 4, 2016 ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE: $286,200.00 MORTGAGOR(S): Ryan N. Jackman and Jessica K. Jackman, husband and wife MORTGAGEE: Members Cooperative Credit Union DATE AND PLACE OF FILING: Recorded on August 18, 2016, as Document No. 974846.0, in the office of the Registrar of Titles of St. Louis County, Minnesota. ASSIGNMENT(S) OF MORTGAGE: None LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: West one-half of Northwest Quarter of Northwest Quarter of Northeast Quarter, Section 29, Township 51 North, Range 14 West of the Fourth Principal Meridian. COUNTY IN WHICH PROPERTY IS LOCATED: St. Louis County, Minnesota THE AMOUNT CLAIMED TO BE DUE ON THE MORTGAGE AS OF THE DATE OF THIS NOTICE: $285,639.25. 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 including the requisites of Minn. Stat. § 580.02; PURSUANT, to the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the above described property in St. Louis County will be sold by the Sheriff of St. Louis County at public auction as follows: DATE AND TIME OF SALE: July 1, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. PLACE OF SALE: St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office, St. Louis County Courthouse, 100 North Fifth Avenue West, Room 103, Duluth, Minnesota 55802 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 mortgagors, their personal representatives or assigns is six months from the date of sale, unless reduced to five (5) weeks under Minnesota Statutes, Section 582.032. 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, the time to vacate the property is 11:59 p.m. on January 1, 2021. MORTGAGOR(S) RELEASED FROM FINANCIAL OBLIGATION ON MORTGAGE: None 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 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. MEMBERS COOPERATIVE CREDIT UNION By /s/ Robert R. Kanuit Robert R. Kanuit, #0252530 Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, Minnesota 55802-1863 (218) 722-0861 THIS IS A COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR. NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE FORECLOSURE DATA (1) Street Address, city and zip code of mortgaged premises: 4390 West Tischer Road, Duluth, Minnesota 55803 (2) Transaction agent (if applicable); residential mortgage servicer; and lender or broker: Members Cooperative Credit Union (3) Tax parcel identification number(s): 520-0017-00260 (4) Transaction Agent’s mortgage ID number (MERS number): Not applicable (5) Name of mortgage originator: Members Cooperative Credit Union P.J. - May 7, 14, 21, 28 and June 4 and 11, 2020 ORDER FOR HEARING STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE-TRUST DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-CV-06-2955 In the Matter of the R. Wendell Snyder Exempt Trust Created Under the R. Wendell Snyder 1993 Irrevocable Trust Boyd Snyder, one of the trustees of the above-named trust, having filed in the office of the Clerk of said Court an accounting of the administration of said trust for the period January 1, 2017, to December 31, 2019, both dates inclusive, together with a Petition for Approval of said accountings. IT IS ORDERED, that a hearing be held in this Court at the County Courthouse in the City of Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota, at 1:30 p.m. in the afternoon on the 7th day of July, 2020, at which time said Petition shall be heard and said accounts examined by the Court and, if found true and correct, allowed. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED, that notice of said hearing be given as follows: 1. By publishing a copy of this Order once in a legal newspaper for St. Louis County, Minnesota, at least twenty (20) days before the date of said hearing. 2. By mailing copies thereof to each person interested in said trust at his or her last known address at least fifteen (15) days before the date set for said hearing. No one is required to attend this hearing unless requested by the Court or unless they object to the relief requested in the Petition. Any person who objects to the Court’s granting the relief requested in the Petition shall make their objections in writing to the Court on or before the date set for hearing. At the time set for hearing, if the Petition herein is unopposed, the Court will enter in the record the fact that there was no appearance in opposition to the Petition and that no objection to the Petition has been filed with the Court. Thereupon, the Court shall make its determination on the strength of the pleadings. Date: May 29, 2020 BY THE COURT David M. Johnson Judge of District Court Steven J. Seiler JOHNSON, KILLEN & SEILER, P.A. 230 West Superior Street, Suite 800 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone 218-722-6331 P.J. – June 11, 2020 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS (ANCILLARY PROCEEDING) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-180 Estate of Matthew R. Kambic, aka Matthew Rudolph Kambic, aka Matthew Kambic, aka Matt R. Kambic, aka Matt Rudolph Kambic, aka Matt Kambic, aka Matthew R. Kambic, Jr., aka Matthew Rudolph Kambic, Jr., aka Matthew Kambic, Jr., Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on June 30, 2020, at 1:30 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 dated, June 23, 1981, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Robert Towne Kellogg, Jr., aka Bobby Kellogg, whose address is 11101 W. 124th Street, Overland, KS 66213 as Ancillary 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 power to administer the assets of the Estate in Minnesota including the power to collect all assets, pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses, and sell real and personal property, and do all necessary acts for the Estate. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 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: May 20, 2020 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – June 4 and 11, 2020 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-20-183 Estate of Bernice Laverne Geisert, aka Bernice L. Geisert, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on July 7, 2020, at 1:30 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 dated, September 22, 1993, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Terri J. Micheau, whose address is 325 Hawkins St., Duluth, MN 55811 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: May 22, 2020 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – June 4 and 11, 2020 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-20-197 Estate of Lois Kathleen Ernst, aka Lois K. Ernst, aka Lois Ernst, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on July 14, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Gail Ernst, whose address is 3528 Stebner Rd., Hermantown, MN 55811 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: June 4, 2020 BY THE COURT Leslie E. Beiers 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – June 11 and 18, 2020 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. Date: June 1, 2020 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT: Default has occurred in the conditions of the following described mortgage: DATE OF MORTGAGE: April 4, 2006 ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE: $21,170.00 MORTGAGOR(S): Arnold Leskey, a single person MORTGAGEE: Neighborhood Housing Services of Duluth, Inc., d/b/a One Roof Community Lending DATE AND PLACE OF FILING: Recorded on June 5, 2006, as Document No. 818681.0, in the Office of the Registrar of Titles of St. Louis County, Minnesota. ASSIGNMENT(S) OF MORTGAGE: None LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: E’ly 30 feet of Lot 2, Block 16, Norton’s Division of Duluth AND E’ly 30 feet of Lot 99, Block 123, Duluth Proper COUNTY IN WHICH PROPERTY IS LOCATED: St. Louis County, Minnesota THE AMOUNT CLAIMED TO BE DUE ON THE MORTGAGE AS OF THE DATE OF THIS NOTICE: $16,562.20. 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 including the requisites of Minn. Stat. § 580.02; PURSUANT, to the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the above described property in St. Louis County will be sold by the Sheriff of St. Louis County at public auction as follows: DATE AND TIME OF SALE: August 19, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. PLACE OF SALE: St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office, St. Louis County Courthouse, 100 North Fifth Avenue West, Room 103, Duluth, Minnesota 55802 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 mortgagors, their personal representatives or assigns is six months from the date of sale, unless reduced to five (5) weeks under Minnesota Statutes, Section 582.032. 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, the time to vacate the property is 11:59 p.m. on February 19, 2021. MORTGAGOR(S) RELEASED FROM FINANCIAL OBLIGATION ON MORTGAGE: None 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 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. NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSING SERVICES, INC., D/B/A ONE ROOF COMMUNITY LENDING By /s/ Paul A. Loraas Paul A. Loraas, #0249592 Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, Minnesota 55802-1863 (218) 722-0861 THIS IS A COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR. NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE FORECLOSURE DATA (1) Street Address, city and zip code of mortgaged premises: 607 E. 9th Street, Duluth, MN 55805 (2) Transaction agent (if applicable); residential mortgage servicer; and lender or broker: Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc., d/b/a One Roof Community Lending (3) Tax parcel identification number(s): 010-3490-03010 (4) Transaction Agent’s mortgage ID number (MERS number): Not applicable (5) Name of mortgage originator: Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc., d/b/a One Roof Community Lending P.J. - June 11, 18, 25 and July 2, 9 and 16, 2020 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-20-175 Estate of Raymond John Nordman, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on June 30, 2020, at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Juliane Nordman, whose address is 6840 Maple Grove Rd., Cloquet, MN 55720 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 218-726-2460 option #6 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: May 18, 2020 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – June 4 and 11, 2020 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. Date: June 1, 2020 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT: Default has occurred in the conditions of the following described mortgage: DATE OF MORTGAGE: January 26, 2009 ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE: $74,000.00 MORTGAGOR(S): Korie M. George, a single person MORTGAGEE: Duluth Teachers Credit Union now known as Harbor Pointe Credit Union DATE AND PLACE OF FILING: February 20, 2009, as Document No. 864773.0, in the office of the Registrar of Titles of St. Louis County, Minnesota (Torrens Certificate of Title No. 286031.0), as modified of record. ASSIGNMENT(S) OF MORTGAGE: None LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: E 1/2 of E 1/2 of SW 1/4 of SW 1/4, Section 16, Township 51 North of Range 14 West of the Fourth Principal Meridian, Except minerals, SUBJECT to such easements and servitude’s as are incident to the reservation of the mineral estate by the State of Minnesota effected by Document recorded in the office of the County Recorder, as Document No. 111111, according to the United States Government Survey thereof. SUBJECT to easements, covenants, restrictions and mineral reservations of record, if any. COUNTY IN WHICH PROPERTY IS LOCATED: St. Louis County, Minnesota THE AMOUNT CLAIMED TO BE DUE ON THE MORTGAGE AS OF THE DATE OF THIS NOTICE: $65,808.41. 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 including the requisites of Minn. Stat. § 580.02; PURSUANT, to the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the above described property in St. Louis County will be sold by the Sheriff of St. Louis County at public auction as follows: DATE AND TIME OF SALE: August 12, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. PLACE OF SALE: St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office, 100 North Fifth Avenue West, Room 103, Duluth, Minnesota 55802 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 mortgagors, their personal representatives or assigns is six (6) months from the date of sale, unless reduced to five (5) weeks under Minnesota Statutes, Section 582.032. 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, the time to vacate the property is 11:59 p.m. on February 12, 2021. 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. HARBOR POINTE CREDIT UNION By /s/ Paul A. Loraas Paul A. Loraas, #0249592 Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, Minnesota 55802-1863 (218) 722-0861 THIS IS A COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR. NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE FORECLOSURE DATA (1) Street Address, city and zip code of mortgaged premises: 4261 West Beyer Road, Duluth, MN 55803 (2) Transaction agent (if applicable); residential mortgage servicer; and lender or broker: Harbor Pointe Credit Union f/k/a Duluth Teachers Credit Union (3) Tax parcel identification number(s): 520-0013-00142 (4) Transaction Agent’s mortgage ID number (MERS number): Not applicable (5) Name of mortgage originator: Duluth Teachers Credit Union n/k/a Harbor Pointe Credit Union P.J. - June 11, 18, 25 and July 2, 9 and 16, 2020 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROCEEDINGS FOR FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF SPECIAL ADMINISTRATOR STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-PR-20-173 Estate of Patrick John Needham, aka Patrick J. Needham, Decedent NOTICE IS GIVEN that a petition signed by Marva Jo Lasky, for an Order of Formal Appointment of Special Administrator (“Petition’) has been filed with the Court. 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 Petition may be granted. If you have an objection to this case, please contact Court Administration at 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently held remotely due to the pandemic. IT IS ORDERED, that the Petition will be heard on June 30, 2020, at 1:30 p.m. by this Court at 100 N. 5th Ave. W., 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 Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-204. 2. Notice shall be given by mailing a copy of this Notice and Order by U.S. Postal Service at least fourteen days prior to the hearing date. Dated: May 18, 2020 BY THE COURT Theresa M. Neo Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Chelsea Opdahl 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: (866) 366-7695 Email: [email protected] P.J. – June 4 and 11, 2020 NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND FOR FORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN UNSUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-181 In Re: Estate of GORDON W. SEITZ, Deceased.  It is Ordered and Notice is given that on July 7, 2020 at 1:30 p.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 N. 5th Avenue W., Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent, dated January 6, 2005, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Nancy Seitz Dodd, whose address is 2308 Shore Drive Duluth, MN 55812 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 218-726-2460 option #6 for further instruction as these hearings are currently being 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: May 26, 2020 BY THE COURT David M. Johnson Judge Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Personal Representative: J. Steve Nys, Esq. Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. 302 W. Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No. 0389228 218-722-0861 [email protected] P.J. - June 4 and 11, 2020 Amended 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 SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-116 Estate of Nancy J. Moline, Decedent.  It is Ordered and Notice is given that on July 14, 2020 at 1:30 PM, a hearing will be held in this Court at 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent dated, October 29, 2002, and codicil to the will, dated February 25 (“Will’), and for the appointment of Gary L. Moline,, whose address is 2113 Woodhaven Lane, Duluth, Minnesota 55803, as Personal Representative of the Estate of the Decedent in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must 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 Decedent’s 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: June 4, 2020 (COURT SEAL) BY THE COURT Eric Hylden Judge of District Court Amy Turnquist Court Administrator Debra Thorstensen Deputy Attorney for Petitioner Michael Cowles Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith, and Frederick, P.A. 302 West Superior Street, Suite 700 Duluth, MN 55802 Attorney License No.: 139609 Telephone: 218-725-6821 FAX: 218-725-6800 e-mail: [email protected] P.J. - June 11 and 18, 2020 ORDER FOR HEARING STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE-TRUST DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-CV-06-2953 In the Matter of the Boyd Snyder 1993 Irrevocable Trust R. Wendell Snyder, one of the trustees of the above-named trust, having filed in the office of the Clerk of said Court an accounting of the administration of said trust for the period January 1, 2017, to December 31, 2019, both dates inclusive, together with a Petition for Approval of said accountings. IT IS ORDERED, that a hearing be held in this Court at the County Courthouse in the City of Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota, at 1:30 p.m. in the afternoon on the 7th day of July, 2020, at which time said Petition shall be heard and said accounts examined by the Court and, if found true and correct, allowed. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED, that notice of said hearing be given as follows: 1. By publishing a copy of this Order once in a legal newspaper for St. Louis County, Minnesota, at least twenty (20) days before the date set for said hearing. 2. By mailing copies thereof to each person interested in said trust at his or her last known address at least fifteen (15) days before the date set for said hearing. No one is required to attend this hearing unless requested by the Court or unless they object to the relief requested in the Petition. Any person who objects to the Court’s granting the relief requested in the Petition shall make their objections in writing to the Court on or before the date set for hearing. At the time set for hearing, if the Petition herein is unopposed, the Court will enter in the record the fact that there was no appearance in opposition to the Petition and that no objection to the Petition has been filed with the Court. Thereupon, the Court shall make its determination on the strength of the pleadings. Date: May 29, 2020 BY THE COURT David M. Johnson Judge of District Court Steven J. Seiler JOHNSON, KILLEN & SEILER, P.A. 230 West Superior Street, Suite 800 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone 218-722-6331 P.J. – June 11, 2020 ORDER FOR HEARING STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE-TRUST DIVISION Court File No. 69DU-CV-06-2954 In the Matter of the Edward Snyder 1993 Irrevocable Trust R. Wendell Snyder, one of the trustees of the above-named trust, having filed in the office of the Clerk of said Court an accounting of the administration of said trust for the period January 1, 2017, to December 31, 2019, both dates inclusive, together with a Petition for Approval of said accountings. IT IS ORDERED, that a hearing be held in this Court at the County Courthouse in the City of Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota, at 1:30 p.m. in the afternoon on the 7th day of July, 2020, at which time said Petition shall be heard and said accounts examined by the Court and, if found true and correct, allowed. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED, that notice of said hearing be given as follows: 1. By publishing a copy of this Order once in a legal newspaper for St. Louis County, Minnesota, at least twenty (20) days before the date of said hearing. 2. By mailing copies thereof to each person interested in said trust at his or her last known address at least fifteen (15) days before the date set for said hearing. No one is required to attend this hearing unless requested by the Court or unless they object to the relief requested in the Petition. Any person who objects to the Court’s granting the relief requested in the Petition shall make their objections in writing to the Court on or before the date set for hearing. At the time set for hearing, if the Petition herein is unopposed, the Court will enter in the record the fact that there was no appearance in opposition to the Petition and that no objection to the Petition has been filed with the Court. Thereupon, the Court shall make its determination on the strength of the pleadings. Date: May 29, 2020 BY THE COURT David M. Johnson Judge of District Court Steven J. Seiler JOHNSON, KILLEN & SEILER, P.A. 230 West Superior Street, Suite 800 Duluth, MN 55802 Telephone 218-722-6331 P.J. – June 11, 2020 Summary of the Proctor City Council Meeting Minutes MINUTES OF THE PROCTOR CITY COUNCIL MEETING for Monday, April 6, 2020 Mayor Ward called the meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. MEMBERS PRESENT: Jake Benson, Rory Johnson Gary Nowak OTHERS PRESENT: Interim City Administrator Troy DeWall, City Attorney John Bray, Megan Jordan, Ted Kiefat Motion by Benson, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to approve the City Council minutes from Monday, March 16, 2020. Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to approve the Emergency City Council Minutes from Friday, March 20, 2020. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0) to approve the agenda for Monday, April 6, 2020 adding item 7B: Personnel under closed session. COMMENTS AND SUGGESTIONS FROM CITIZENS PRESENT: Meeting was delivered via live stream on the Trac 7 YouTube channel due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The announcement was made at the beginning of the meeting that citizens were able to e-mail or call in to voice their questions or concerns. No emails or phone calls were received during this meeting. Motion by Ward, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to approve the consent agenda pulling items *1B and *4C for discussion. Item *1B: Playground for EveryBODY Benson requested a Munger Trail Spur connection stemming from the Playground for EveryBODY for next year’s DNR grant opportunity. Councilor Nowak commented to differentiate a line designating the trail on the map key. Item *4C: PEDA Minutes February 11, 2020 Administrator DeWall to correct PEDA minutes regarding closed session topic. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to approve Resolution 12-20 Extending the Period of a Mayor-Declared Local Emergency. Motion by Benson, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to approve resolution 13-20 COVID-19 State Relief Fund with language changed to read: “BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, we ask Governor Tim Walz and legislative not to issue an executive order making COVID-19 presumptively compensable under workers’ compensation.” Motion by Nowak, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to suspend the citywide brush pickup indefinitely. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to approve the hiring of two Firefighters contingent on passing background check and physical. Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson to charge homeowner half of the sewer portion or the average monthly usage rate, whichever is greater. Motion fails (2-2 Nowak, Benson voting nay) due to lack of support. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to approve receiving written appeals and phone calls in regard to property taxes for 2021. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to cancel the citywide clean-up for 2020. Items tabled until the next City Council meeting held on April 20th, 2020 are: Speedway season, the citywide rummage sale, and Memorial Day observance. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0) to send this recommendation to the Liquor Control Committee for discussion at their next meeting. Motion by Ward, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to accept the $10,000.00 grant from WLSSD and include additional funds to update GIS planning and software bringing the total cost of the project to $14, 800.00 Motion by Nowak, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to close the regular City Council meeting and open closed session for discussion of labor and personnel matters at 7:17 p.m. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to accept the employment agreement between the City of Proctor and Leslie Brunfelt. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0) to accept non-affiliated clerks at the liquor store to increase wage rate as discussed. Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0) to direct Interim City Administrator and City Attorney to draft language for code change. Motion by Benson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0) to negotiate MOU with LELS labor union. Motion by Ward, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to direct Interim City Administrator to ask members of the Search Committee to serve as members of the Hiring Committee for the City Administrator position. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to direct Hiring Committee to submit top finalists back to Council before conducting interviews for the City Administrator position. General: $72,001.94 Liquor: $41,711.88 Addition: $200.00 check to MN Dept of Public Safety for liquor license Totals: General: $72, 201.94 Liquor: $41,711.88 Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0) to approve the bills totaling an amount of $113, 913.92. Motion by Ward, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to adjourn the City Council meeting at 8:46 p.m. P.J. - June 11. 2020 MINUTES OF THE PROCTOR CITY COUNCIL MEETING for Monday, April 20, 2020 *Due to COVID-19: Meeting was conducted via Zoom with Ted Kiefat as meeting coordinator Mayor Ward called the meeting to order at 6:09 p.m. MEMBERS PRESENT: Jake Benson, Rory Johnson, Gary Nowak OTHERS PRESENT: Interim City Administrator Troy DeWall, City Attorney John Bray, Megan Jordan, Ted Kiefat Chief Gaidis Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y, Benson Y) to approve the City Council minutes from Monday, April 6, 2020. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y, Benson Y) to approve the agenda for Monday, April 6, 2020. COMMENTS AND SUGGESTIONS FROM CITIZENS PRESENT: Meeting was delivered via zoom due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The link to access the meeting was provided to the public via meeting notice, the City’s website, and the City’s Facebook page. Phil Larson and Sally Hedtke viewed via the zoom stream. Motion by Benson, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y, Benson Y) to approve the consent agenda pulling items *4A for discussion. Item *4A: PUC minutes from Thursday, March 5, 2020 Benson asks for an explanation regarding the CIP rebates and which labor contract completed negotiations. With no representative from PUC in attendance at Council meeting, Acting Administrator DeWall will verify with the Commission Secretary. Acting Administrator DeWall confirms the labor contract negotiated was with IBEW labor union. Motion by Ward, seconded by Benson and carries (3-1 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak N, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to credit the homeowner the difference between the rate charged to the January 2020 bill of $628.89 and a normal monthly rate of usage of $29.56 for a credit in the amount of $599.33. Discussion follows regarding not setting a precedent and looking at issuing credits for excessive sewer usage on a case by case scenario. Nuisance property 122 4th St Attorney Bray updates that a judgement was entered on 8/17/2019 in favor of the City. At that time, the homeowner complied with some but not all of the nuisance abatement orders. The City has the authority to abate the nuisance orders if desired and recommends sending a police officer to the property with a copy of the order, take an inventory of what is left to abate, and have a discussion with the homeowner. Discussion follows regarding other blighted properties within Proctor that need to be addressed. Chief Gaidis confirms sending an officer to have a discussion with the homeowner. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y, Benson Y) to allow the blacktop park and fields to remain open for the public to use, as long as the social distancing guidelines are followed as well as the number of people gathering in these locations at any one given time as directed by Governor Walz in his Safe At Home Order. Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Benson Y, Ward Y) to suspend the opening of the Speedway season until Governor’s orders regarding COVID-19 are lifted. Proctor Journal confirms that the decision has been made to suspend the citywide rummage sale until further notice. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Benson Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to table this item until the City Council meeting on May 4th, 2020. Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to suspend Powerhouse Bike Nights until the Governor’s orders regarding COVID-19 are lifted. I. City Code 204.01 – First Reading No action taken Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y, Benson Y) to accept the recommendation from the Police Civil Service Commission and approve the hiring of Kari Putikka for the Police Records Technician position. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to close the regular City Council meeting and open closed session for discussion of labor and personnel matters at 6:43 p.m. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to approve the resignation letter from Noelle Lent. Discussion follows regarding sending a thank you card for performing an outstanding fob for the City of Proctor during her employment. BILLS FOR APPROVAL General: $80,318.20 Liquor: $20,364.02 TOTAL BILLS FOR APPROVAL: $100,682.22 Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to approve the bills as submitted. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to adjourn the City Council meeting at 7:20 p.m. P.J. - June 11, 2020 MINUTES OF THE PROCTOR CITY COUNCIL MEETING for Monday, May 4th, 2020 *Due to COVID-19: Meeting was conducted via Zoom with Ted Kiefat as meeting coordinator Mayor Ward called the meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. MEMBERS PRESENT: Jake Benson, Rory Johnson, Gary Nowak OTHERS PRESENT: Interim City Administrator Troy DeWall, City Attorney John Bray, Megan Jordan, Ted Kiefat Chief Gaidis, Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y, Benson Y) to approve the City Council minutes from Monday, April 20, 2020 Motion by Nowak, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y, Benson Y) to approve the agenda for Monday, May 4th, 2020 with the addition of item 6I: Memorial Day Observance COMMENTS AND SUGGESTIONS FROM CITIZENS PRESENT: Craig Lofdahl spoke on behalf of the Proctor Speedway stating that other area racetracks are holding practice sessions while maintaining appropriate social distancing. He requests the ability to be able to hold practice sessions at Proctor Speedway. Mayor Ward encourages Proctor Speedway to submit a plan for Council to review at the next City Council meeting. Meeting was delivered via Zoom due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The link to access the meeting was provided to the public via meeting notice, the City’s website, and the City’s Facebook page. Phil Larson and Sally Hedtke, Tammy Lofdahl, Craig Lofdahl, Ken Jensen viewed via the Zoom stream. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y, Benson Y) to approve the consent agenda. Motion by Benson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Benson Y, Ward Y) to issue a State of Minnesota Charitable Gambling Permit to Never Surrender, Inc to conduct a raffle for the event held at Blackwoods on Feb 2, 2021. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Benson Y, Ward Y) to accept the Emergency Operations Plan 2020 as updated to reflect current names and dates. Motion by Ward, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Johnson Y, Nowak Y, Benson Y, Ward Y) to refer liquor license refunds to the Liquor Control Committee and have Chief Gaidis hold a meeting. Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson, and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Benson Y, Ward Y) to approve a lawful donation to the Proctor American Legion Post #106 in the amount of $300.00. Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Johnson Y, Benson Y, Nowak Y, Ward Y) approving ordinance change upon publication. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to close the regular City Council meeting and open closed session for discussion of labor and personnel matters at 6:45 p.m. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0) to resume the City Council meeting at 7:28 pm. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to accept the LELS Collective Bargaining Unit agreement as presented. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to accept the MOU between the City of Proctor and LELS labor union. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to give direction to the Hiring Committee to take action on what was recommended and act on questions Council would like asked. BILLS FOR APPROVAL General: $50,530.22 Liquor: $27,876.80 TOTAL BILLS FOR APPROVAL: $78,407.02 Motion by Nowak, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to approve the bills as submitted. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to adjourn the City Council meeting at 7:42 pm. P.J. June 11, 2020 MINUTES OF THE PROCTOR CITY COUNCIL MEETING for Monday, May 18th, 2020 *Due to COVID-19: Meeting was conducted via Zoom with Ted Kiefat as meeting coordinator Mayor Ward called the meeting to order at 6:01 p.m. MEMBERS PRESENT: Jake Benson, Rory Johnson, Gary Nowak OTHERS PRESENT: Interim City Administrator Troy DeWall, City Attorney John Bray, Megan Jordan, Ted Kiefat Chief Gaidis, Sally Hedtke, Ken Jensen, Phil Larson Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y, Benson Y) to approve the City Council minutes from Monday, May 4th, 2020. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y, Benson Y) to approve the agenda for Monday, May 18th, 2020 with the following items added: 6 G. RC Racetrack COVID Plan 7 C. Security Matters Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y, Benson Y) to approve the consent agenda pulling items *1A, *1C, and *3A for discussion. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y, Benson Y) to declare June 1st – June 5th as Proctor Senior High School Class of 2020 Week. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Jonson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Benson Y, Ward Y) to accept the quote from Northern Business Products and purchase new cubicle panels in the amount of $2569.80 to provide for additional front office space. Motion by Ward, seconded by Nowak and carried (3-0 roll call vote 3-0 Benson abstains, Johnson Y, Nowak Y, Ward Y) to accept the bid from American Engineering Testing, Inc in the amount of $1,900.50 to conduct a Pre-Demolition Asbestos and Regulated Waste Inspection report. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (roll call vote 4-0 Johnson Y, Nowak Y, Ward Y, Benson Y) to accept the bid from Stream Dudes in the amount of $26,169.94 to replace broadcasting equipment for Trac 7. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to direct City Attorney and Administrator to consult with property owner to complete land parcel title and bring back any additional approvals to Council if necessary. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to approve the RC club to start holding events at the RC Club track following CDC and the guidelines set by the State of Minnesota. Motion by Ward, seconded by Johnson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to close the regular City Council meeting and open closed session per MN State Statutes 13D.05 Subdivision 3B for personnel matters city administrator and custodial position, MN State Statutes 13D.05 Subdivision 3D for security matters, MN State Statutes 13D.03 Subdivision 2 for labor and negotiations with Sergeants 405 and LELS for discussion of labor and personnel matters at 7:09 p.m. Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to adjourn close session and resume regular City Council meeting at 8:11 pm. H. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Benson and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to direct the hiring committee to conduct the second round of interviews with finalist candidates Jessica Rich and Roger Reinhart for the City Administrator position. BILLS FOR APPROVAL General: $43,659.47 Liquor: $38,267.56 TOTAL BILLS FOR APPROVAL: $81,927.03 Motion by Johnson, seconded by Nowak and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to approve the bills as submitted. Motion by Nowak, seconded by Ward and carried (4-0 roll call vote: Benson Y, Nowak Y, Johnson Y, Ward Y) to adjourn the City Council meeting at 8:30 p.m. P.J. - June 11, 2020 SUMMONS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT 14 - Other Civil (Quiet Title) Court File No. 69DU-CV-20-914 Mark W. Jacobs, Plaintiff vs. Maribel E. Jacobs, a/k/a Maribel Jacobs, and all other persons unknown claiming any right, title, estate, interest, or lien in the real estate described in the Complaint herein, Defendants. THE STATE OF MINNESOTA TO THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS: You, and each of you, are hereby summoned and required to serve upon Plaintiff’s attorney an Answer to the Complaint, within twenty (20) days after service of this Summons upon you, exclusive of the date of service. If you fail to do so, judgment by default will be taken against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. This action involves, affects, or brings into question real property situated in the County of St. Louis, State of Minnesota, described as follows: Parcel I Lot 2, Block 1, RIO VISTA and Parcel II Lots 1 and 2, IRONTON FOURTH DIVISION and Parcel III Lots 1, 2, Block 9, NORTONS STEEL PLANT DIVISION OF DULUTH and Parcel IV Lot 6, Block 9, NORTONS STEEL PLANT DIVISION OF DULUTH NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the object of said action is to obtain a judgment declaring that Plaintiff is the owner in fee of the property described above, and that the defendants, and each of them, have no right, title, estate, interest, or lien in or upon said real estate. NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that no personal claim is made by Plaintiff against any of the Defendants. Civil cases are subject to Alternative Dispute Resolution processes as provided in Rule 114 of the General Rules of Practice for the District Courts. Alternative Dispute Resolution includes mediation, arbitration, and other processes set forth in the rules. You may contact the Court Administrator for information about these processes and about resources available in your area. Dated: May 11, 2020 /s/ Karen J. Olson Karen J. Olson, Atty Reg #0300354 Olson Law, PLLC Attorney for Plaintiff 2002 W. Superior St. PO Box 16873 Duluth, MN 55816-0873 Telephone: (218) 727-8557 P. J. – May 28, June 4 and 11, 2020 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: Nord Shore Painting & Drywall Finishing, LLC 2. State the address of the principal place of business: 220 E. Chisholm St., Duluth, MN 55803 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 and registered office address: Northland Endeavors, LLC, 220 E. Chisholm St., Duluth, MN 55803 USA 4. 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: April 13, 2020 /s/ Matthew Erickson P.J. – June 4 and 11, 2020

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