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Public Notices 4-25 Continued

By Staff | Apr 26, 2011

OTHER: This contract is expected to be funded in whole or in part using funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). Section 1605 of the ARRA prohibits the use of these funds unless all iron, steel, and manufactured goods are produced in the United States. All iron and steel manufacturing processes must take place in the United States, except for metallurgical processes involving refinement of steel additives. There is no requirement for the origin of components and subcomponents of manufactured goods. Products listed at 48 CFR 25.104(a) have been determined to be unavailable in the United States and if required for the project may be purchased from foreign sources. No unauthorized use of foreign iron, steel, and/or manufactured goods will be allowed on this project.

This project is being funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). Please note that Davis-Bacon Wage Rates, Minnesota Prevailing Wage Rates and “Buy American” Provisions are required.

Dianne Nowak, City Clerk

April 11, 18, 25, 2011

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

City of Elmore, MN

Owner

City Hall

202 South Highway 169

Elmore, MN 56027

Address

Separate sealed Bids for the construction of:

250 gpm gravity filtration and reverse osmosis water treatment plant; new masonry building with precast roof; new electrical and control system; site work; together with numerous related items of work, all in accordance with the Plans and Specifications will be received by the City of Elmore at the office of the City Clerk, 202 South Highway 169, Elmore, Minnesota 56027 until 1:00 p.m., (Local Time), Thursday, May 5, 2011, and then at said office publicly opened and read aloud.

The Contract Documents may be examined at the following locations:

• Bolton & Menk, Inc., 219 North Main Street, Fairmont, MN 56031

• Bolton & Menk, Inc., 1960 Premier Drive, Mankato, MN 56001

• City of Elmore, 202 South Highway 169, Elmore, MN 56027

• Mankato Builders Exchange, 75 Navaho Avenue, Mankato, MN 56001-4830

• Minneapolis Builders Exchange, 1123 Glenwood Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55405-1491

PLANHOLDERS LIST, ADDENDUMS AND BID TABULATION: The planholders list, addendums and bid tabulation will be available on-line at www.bolton-menk.com. Any addendums will be mailed or faxed to all planholders.

TO OBTAIN BID DOCUMENTS: Plans and specifications and all contract documents may be obtained at the office of Bolton & Menk, Inc., 1960 Premier Drive, Mankato, MN 56001 upon payment of $125.00, (includes sales tax; non-refundable) for each full set of specifications and accompanying drawings. Additional shipping charges will apply for delivery to any address not within the lower 48 states.

OTHER: This contract is expected to be funded in whole or in part using funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). Section 1605 of the ARRA prohibits the use of these funds unless all iron, steel, and manufactured goods are produced in the United States. All iron and steel manufacturing processes must take place in the United States, except for metallurgical processes involving refinement of steel additives. There is no requirement for the origin of components and subcomponents of manufactured goods. Products listed at 48 CFR 25.104(a) have been determined to be unavailable in the United States and if required for the project may be purchased from foreign sources. No unauthorized use of foreign iron, steel, and/or manufactured goods will be allowed on this project.

THIS PROJECT IS BEING FUNDED BY THE AMERICAN RECOVERY AND REINVESTMENT ACT (ARRA). Please note that Davis-Bacon Wage Rates, Minnesota Prevailing Wage Rates and “Buy American” Provisions are required.

Dianne Nowak, City Clerk

April 11, 18, 25, 2011

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NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE

Date: March 31, 2011

YOU ARE NOTIFIED THAT:

1. Default has occurred in the conditions of the Mortgage dated September 26, 2007, executed by Andrew L. Bahr and Kelli L. Bahr, husband and wife as joint tenants, as Mortgagors, to Wells Fargo Financial Minnesota, Inc., as Mortgagee, and filed for record October 3, 2007, as Document No. 341792, in the office of the County Recorder of Faribault County, Minnesota. The land described in the Mortgage is not registered land.

2. The original principal amount secured by the Mortgage was $111,181.98.

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

4. No mortgagor has been released from financial obligation on the mortgage.

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 $118,728.25.

7. Pursuant to the power of sale in the Mortgage, the Mortgage will be foreclosed, and the land described as follows:

Legal Description: A tract of land in the Northeast Quarter of the Southeast Quarter of Section 35 and the Northwest Quarter of the Southwest Quarter of Section 36, Township 101 North, Range 28 West in Faribault County, Minnesota described as follows:

Commencing at the Northwest corner of the Southwest Quarter of the Section 36, Township 101 North, Range 28 West in Faribault County, Minnesota; thence North 90 degrees 00 minutes 00 seconds East along the North line of the Southwest Quarter a distance of 33.00 feet to the East line of the West 33.00 feet of the Southwest Quarter of Section 36; thence South 0 degrees 30 minutes 38 seconds West parallel with the West line of the Southwest Quarter a distance of 593.69 feet to an iron pipe survey marker; thence North 89 degrees 29 minutes 22 seconds West a distance of 445.00 feet to an iron pipe survey marker, thence North 0 degrees 30 minutes 38 seconds East a distance of 471.40 feet to an iron pipe survey marker; thence South 89 degrees 29 minutes 22 seconds East a distance of 379.00 feet to an iron pipe survey marker on a line lying parallel with and 33.00 feet West (measured at right angles) of the East line of the Southeast Quarter of Section 35; thence North 0 degrees 30 minutes 38 seconds East parallel with the East line of the Southeast Quarter of Section 35 a distance of 121.70 feet, more or less, to the North line of the Southeast Quarter of Section 35; thence North 90 degrees 00 minutes 00 seconds East along the North line of the Southeast Quarter of Section 35 a distance of 33.00 feet to the point of beginning. Subject to an easement for public roadway right-of-way along the North line of the herein described tract.

will be sold by the Sheriff of Faribault County, Minnesota, at public auction on May 26, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at the office of the Faribault County Sheriff, 320 Dr. H. Russ Street, Blue Earth, Minnesota.

8. The mortgagor must vacate the property on or before 11:59 p.m. November 28, 2011, if the mortgage is not reinstated under Minn. Stat. Sec. 580.30, the property is not redeemed under Minn. Stat. Sec. 580.23, or the redemption period is not reduced under section 582.032.

9. The time allowed by law for redemption by Mortgagors or Mortgagors’ personal representatives or assigns is 6 months after the date of sale.

10. 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.

11. 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. THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.

Foreclosure Data required by Minn. Stat. Sec. 580.025

1. Property Address: 36000 15th Street, Elmore, Minnesota 56027

2. Transaction Agent: Not Applicable

3. Name of Mortgage Originator (Lender): Wells Fargo Financial Minnesota, Inc.

4. Residential Servicer: Wells Fargo Financial Minnesota, Inc.

5. Tax Parcel Identification Number: 14-035-0900 and 14-036-0900

6. Transaction Agent’s Mortgage ID Number: Not Applicable

Wells Fargo Financial Minnesota, Inc.

Attorneys for Mortgagee

Charles E. Sloane

STEPHENSON, SANFORD & THONE, P.L.C.

Suite 220, 1905 East Wayzata Boulevard

Wayzata, MN 55391

(952) 404-2100

15-0256

April 11, 18, 25,

May 2, 9, 16, 2011

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STATE OF MINNESOTA

COUNTY OF FARIBAULT

IN?DISTRICT COURT

FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT

Court File #: 22-CV-11-222

Harlan Schmitgen and Margaret Schmitgen, his wife

Plaintiffs,

vs.

Cornelius Garretson Junior, Emma L. Garretson, Jacob Garretson, Annie H. Garretson, Herman Rekow, Mary Rekow, Gustave Schneider, Louisa Schneider, Delia Dawson, John Dawson, W.E.C. Ross, Etta M. Ross, Stella Ross, Robert Hughes, Bridget Hamill, Patrick Hamill, Samantha E. Coutier, L.L. Coutier, A.E. Perrine, Delta A. Perrine, Leon L. Coutier, Lee E. Coutier, Josephine Coutier, R. A. Bushee, Florence Buschee, Florence Bushee, Lulu Coutier, Harvey L. Keel, Alta Keel, Gladys Rose, George F. Krohn, Gilbert Olson, Don C. Johnson and Minnie Johnson, his wife, Rose Murphy, Glenn Root, Mabel Root, Arlowe Erdahl, Thelma Erdahl, and also the unknown heirs of each of the above named Defendants, all of above named defendants being deceased, and all other persons unknown claiming any right, title, estate, interest or lien in the real estate described in the Complaint herein, and Blue Earth Monument Works, a partnership, Blue Earth Monument Inc., a partnership under the laws of Minnesota, Blue Earth Monument Inc, a Minnesota corporation, James E. Anderson, Marjorie I. Anderson, Seneca Foods Corporation, Arlowyn Kaye Erdahl, Phyllis Olson, and Steven Christianson.

Defendants.

SUMMONS

THE STATE OF MINNESOTA TO THE ABOVE NAMED DEFENDANTS:

You are hereby summoned and required to serve upon the Plaintiffs’ attorney an answer to the complaint which is on file in the office of the District Court Administrator within 20 days after service of this 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 complaint. This action involves, affects, or brings into question property described as follows:

A tract of land in the Northeast Quarter of the Southeast Quarter of Section 17, Township 102 North, Range 27 West, in the City of Blue Earth, Faribault County, Minnesota described as follows:

Commencing at the Southwest Corner of Block 2, Garretson’s Addition to Blue Earth City (now City of Blue Earth) according to the recorded plat thereof on file and of record in the office of the County Recorder; thence South, along the southerly extension of the west line of said Block 2, a distance of 460.00 feet; thence West, parallel with the south line of Block 3, said Garretson’s Addition (north line of Eighth Street), a distance of 93.0 feet to a point on the westerly highway right-of-way line of Minnesota Trunk Highway No. 169 as defined by the Final Certificate recorded and described in the Office of the County Recorder in Book 91 of Deeds, Page 260, said point being the point of beginning; thence continuing West, parallel with the south line of said Block 3, a distance of 124.00 feet to a point on a line lying parallel with and 217.00 feet westerly of the southerly extension of the west line of said Block 2 (as measured parallel with the south line of said Block 3); thence South , parallel with the west line of said Block 2, a distance of 142.00 feet; thence West, parallel with the south line of said Block 3, a distance of 75.00 feet; thence South, parallel with the west line of said Block 2, a distance of 32.50 feet; thence East, parallel with the south line of said Block 3, a distance of 176.3 feet to the westerly highway right-of-way of said Minnesota Trunk Highway No. 169; thence northerly, along said westerly highway right-of-way line, a distance of 176 feet, more or less to the point of beginning.

The object of this action is to obtain a judgment that Plaintiffs are the owners in fee of the above described real property and that none of the said Defendants have any estate or interest or lien thereon.

Dated this 4th day of April 2011.

FRUNDT & JOHNSON, LTD.

BY: /s/ Charles K. Frundt

Attorney for Plaintiff

117 West Fifth Street

P.O. Box 95

Blue Earth, MN 56013

(507) 526-2177

License #32487

April 11, 18, 25, 2011

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DOCUMENT 00100

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

Main Street Sanitary Sewer Improvements – 2011

City of Winnebago

Winnebago, MN

RECEIPT AND OPENING OF PROPOSALS: Sealed proposals for the work described below will be received at the Office of the City Administrator, City of Winnebago, 140 Main Street South, Winnebago, MN, 56098-0035 until 1:00 p.m. on Monday, May 9, 2011 of at which time the bids will be opened and publicly read.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK: The work includes the construction of approximately:

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10” CIPP Sanitary

Sewer Main 800 LF

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6″ CIPP Sanitary

Sewer Lateral 900 LF

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Concrete Pavement

Patch 1,000 SY

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6“-10” Sanitary

Sewer 300 LF

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Sanitary Sewer

Manhole 14 LF

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Pavement Markings 300 LF

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together with numerous related items of work, all in accordance with Plans and Specifications. “This project includes funding from the Public Facilities Authority. State and Federal Prevailing Wage requirements shall apply.”

COMPLETION OF WORK: All work under the Contract must be complete by October 30, 2011.

PLANHOLDERS LIST, ADDENDUMS AND BID TABULATION: The planholders list, addendums and bid tabulation will be available on-line at www.bolton-menk.com. Any addendums will be mailed and/or faxed to all planholders.

TO OBTAIN BID DOCUMENTS: Complete digital project bidding documents are available at www.bolton-menk.com or www.questcdn.com. You may download the digital plan documents for $20.00 by entering Quest project #1487559 on the website’s Project Search page. Please contact QuestCDN.com at 952-233-1632 or info@questcdn.com for assistance in free membership registration, downloading, and working with this digital project information. An optional paper set of project documents, including a DVD video log, is available for a price of $50.00 per set (non-refundable), which includes applicable sales tax and shipping. Please make your check to payable to Bolton & Menk, Inc., 219 North Main, Fairmont, MN 56031-1833, for each set obtained. Please contact us at 507-238-4738, fax 507-238-4732 if you have any questions.

VIDEO LOG: Copies of sewer televising logs are available in DVD format, upon request.

BID SECURITY: A certified check or proposal bond in the amount of not less than 5 percent of the total amount bid, drawn in favor of City of Winnebago shall accompany each bid.

OWNER’S RIGHTS RESERVED: The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any irregularities and informalities therein and to award the Contract to other than the lowest bidder if, in their discretion, the interest of the Owner would be best served thereby.

Dated: April 8, 2011 /s/ Austin Bleess

City Administrator

April 18, 25, May 2, 2011

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NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE

THE RIGHT TO VERIFICATION OF THE DEBT AND IDENTITY OF THE ORIGINAL CREDITOR WITHIN THE TIME PROVIDED BY LAW IS NOT AFFECTED BY THIS ACTION.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that default has occurred in the conditions of the following described mortgage:

DATE OF MORTGAGE: 09/20/2005

MORTGAGOR(S): Jacob Sampe and Hannah L. Sampe, husband and wife.

MORTGAGEE: Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee for Voyager Bank

SERVICER: Bank of America, N.A.

MORTGAGE ID #: 1000389-0001002991-1

DATE AND PLACE OF RECORDING: Recorded September 23, 2005,Faribault County Recorder, Document No. 333512.

ASSIGNMENTS OF MORTGAGE: Assigned to: BAC Home Loans Servicing LP Dated: November 1, 2010

LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: The South 30 feet of Lot Six (6) and all of Lot Seven (7) in Block Six (6) as designated on the Plat of Winnebago City (now City of Winnebago), Faribault County, Minnesota, on file in the office of the Register of Deeds (now County Recorder) of said County except the West 46 feet of said land. Also a tract of land described as commencing at the Northeast corner of the South 30 feet of said Lot Six (6) in said Block Six (6) running thence South on the East line of said Lots Six (6) and Seven (7) thence East 10 feet, thence North parallel with the East line of said Lots Six (6) and Seven (7) to a point 10 feet East of the point of beginning, thence West to the point of beginning

TAX PARCEL NO.: 31-200-1070

ADDRESS OF PROPERTY:

17 1st St SW

Winnebago, MN 56098

COUNTY IN WHICH PROPERTY IS LOCATED: Faribault

ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE: $60,000.00

AMOUNT DUE AND CLAIMED TO BE DUE AS OF DATE OF NOTICE, INCLUDING TAXES, IF ANY, PAID BY MORTGAGEE: $60,208.02

That prior to the commencement of this mortgage foreclosure proceeding Mortgagee/ Assignee of Mortgagee complied with all notice requirements as required by statute; that no action or proceeding has been instituted at law or otherwise to recover the debt secured by said mortgage, or any part thereof;

PURSUANT to the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the above described property will be sold by the Sheriff of said county as follows:

DATE AND TIME OF SALE: Wednesday, June 08, 2011, 10:00 a.m.

PLACE OF SALE: 320 Dr. H. Russ Street, City of Blue Earth, MN

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 6 months from the date of said sale by the mortgagor(s), their personal representatives or assigns.

DATE TO VACATE PROPERTY: The date on or before which the mortgagor must vacate the property if the mortgage is not reinstated under Minnesota Statutes section 580.30 or the property redeemed under Minnesota Statutes section 580.23 is 12/08/2011 at 11:59 p.m. If the foregoing date is a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday, then the date to vacate is the next business day at 11:59 p.m.

MORTGAGOR(S) RELEASED FROM FINANCIAL OBLIGATION ON MORTGAGE: NONE

THE TIME ALLOWED BY LAW FOR REDEMPTION BY THE MORTGAGOR, THE MORTGAGOR’S PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES OR ASSIGNS, MAY BE REDUCED TO FIVE WEEKS IF A JUDICIAL ORDER IS ENTERED UNDER MINNESOTA STATUTES SECTION 582.032, DETERMINING, AMONG OTHER THINGS, THAT THE MORTGAGED PREMISES ARE IMPROVED WITH A RESIDENTIAL DWELLING OF LESS THAN FIVE UNITS, ARE NOT PROPERTY USED IN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION, AND ARE ABANDONED.

Dated: April 05, 2011

BAC Home Loans

Servicing LP

Assignee of Mortgagee

Public Notices 4-25 Continued

By Staff | Apr 26, 2011

Peterson, Fram & Bergman, P.A.

By: Steven H. Bruns

Attorneys for:

BAC Home Loans

Servicing LP

Assignee of Mortgagee

55 E. 5th St., Suite 800

St. Paul, MN 55101

(651) 209-7599

THIS IS A COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR.

16751-105392

April 18, 25,

May 2, 9, 16, 23, 2011

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NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS

Sealed bids will be received until 11:00am, May 12, 2011 by John Thompson; County Auditor of Faribault County on behalf of the Board of County Commissioners of said county for the following project. Bids will be opened and read publicly in the Commissioners Room in the Courthouse in Blue Earth immediately after the hour set for receiving bids. Any bids received after said hour will be returned to the bidder unopened. Any bid received without a certified check or bid bond will be returned to the bidder without being read or considered.

County Project 11-600-01

Material to be furnished is 540 tons of CRS-2P emulsified asphalt

Specifications may be obtained at the Faribault County Public Works, P.O. Box 325, 5th & Walnut, Blue Earth, Minnesota 56013 phone (507) 526-3291.

Bids must be accompanied by a certified check or corporate surety bond for an amount of at least five percent (5%) of the amount of the bid.

The Board reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any irregularities therein.

John McDonald, P.E.

Director/Engineer

April 18, 25, May 2, 2011

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City of Blue Earth

Notice of Public Hearing

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:

Notice is hereby given that the City Council of Blue Earth will meet in the council chambers of the city hall at 5:05 p.m. May 2, 2011 to hear and consider the Petition for Vacation of that portion of the platted alley located in Block 10, Dow and Bowen’s Addition to the City of Blue Earth described as follows:

An alley vacation of 16 feet in width of the platted alley running north and south, between the north half of Lots 4 &7, in Block 10, Dow and Bowen’s Addition to the city of Blue Earth.

A hearing upon the Petition will be held at the time and place above indicated and all persons interested therein are advised thereof and invited to attend the meeting.

By Order of the City Council

Kathy Bailey

City Administrator

April 18, 25, May 2, 2011

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REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR ARCHITECTURAL SERVICES.

The City of Blue Earth is soliciting submissions from qualified firms interested in providing architectural services for the remodeling and possible expansion of a fitness center. Blue Earth is a charter city with a population of 3,350 people in Faribault County, MN. The fitness center serves a larger area and diverse demographics. The city has developed a Request for Proposals (RFP) which outlines its architectural needs. Those interested in providing services to the City should request a copy of the RFP criteria from: Kathy Bailey, City Administrator, City of Blue Earth, 125 W. Sixth St., P.O. Box 38, Blue Earth, MN 56013; Phone: (507) 526-7336

To be considered, proposals should be received by 4:30 p.m., May 31, 2011.

April 18, 25, May 2, 2011

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NOTICE OF MORTGAGE

FORECLOSURE SALE

THE RIGHT TO VERIFICATION OF THE DEBT AND IDENTITY OF THE ORIGINAL CREDITOR WITHIN THE TIME PROVIDED BY LAW IS NOT AFFECTED BY THIS ACTION.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that default has occurred in conditions of the following described mortgage:

DATE OF MORTGAGE: September 15, 2004

MORTGAGORS: Rodrick L. Olson and Joanna L. Olson, husband and wife.

MORTGAGEE: Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc..

DATE AND PLACE OF RECORDING: Recorded September 17, 2004, Faribault County Recorder, Document No. 328972.

ASSIGNMENTS OF MORTGAGE: Assigned to: Chase Home Finance LLC, Dated: December 30, 2009, Recorded: January 12, 2010, Document No. 350147.

TRANSACTION AGENT: Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc.

TRANSACTION AGENT’S MORTGAGE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER ON MORTGAGE: 100013700075518835

LENDER OR BROKER AND MORTGAGE ORIGINATOR STATED ON MORTGAGE: Wachovia Mortgage Corporation

RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE SERVICER: Chase Home Finance LLC

MORTGAGED PROPERTY ADDRESS: 49504 200th Street, Minnesota Lake, MN 56068

TAX PARCEL I.D. #: 13-031-0501

LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY:

To that part of the South Half of the Northeast Quarter (S1/2 NE1/4) of Section Thirty-one (31) in Township One Hundred Four (104) North, Range Twenty-five (25) West of the Fifth Principal Meridian in the County of Faribault and State of Minnesota described as follows:

Commencing at the Northeast corner of the Northwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter (NW1/4 SE1/4) of said Section Thirty-one (31), thence North, parallel with the North-South center line of said section, a distance of 350 feet to the point of beginning; thence East, parallel with the East-West center line of said section, a distance of 485 feet; thence North at a right angle to the last described line a distance of 400 feet; thence West at the right angle a distance of 545 feet; thence South at a right angle a distance of 400 feet; thence East 60 feet to the point of beginning.

COUNTY IN WHICH PROPERTY IS LOCATED: Faribault

ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE: $92,700.00

AMOUNT DUE AND CLAIMED TO BE DUE AS OF DATE OF NOTICE, INCLUDING TAXES, IF ANY, PAID BY MORTGAGEE: $92,562.80

That prior to the commencement of this mortgage foreclosure proceeding Mortgagee/ Assignee of Mortgagee complied with all notice requirements as required by statute; That no action or proceeding has been instituted at law or otherwise to recover the debt secured by said mortgage, or any part thereof;

PURSUANT to the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the above described property will be sold by the Sheriff of said county as follows:

DATE AND TIME OF SALE: June 10, 2011 at 10:00 AM

PLACE OF SALE: Sheriff’s Office, Faribault County Jail, 320 Dr. H. Russ Street, Blue Earth, MN

to pay the debt then secured by said Mortgage, and taxes, if any, on said premises, and the costs and disbursements, including attorneys’ fees allowed by law subject to redemption within six (6) months from the date of said sale by the mortgagor(s), their personal representatives or assigns unless reduced to Five (5) weeks under MN Stat. §580.07.

TIME AND DATE TO VACATE PROPERTY: If the real estate is an owner-occupied, single-family dwelling, unless otherwise provided by law, the date on or before which the mortgagor(s) must vacate the property if the mortgage is not reinstated under section 580.30 or the property is not redeemed under section 580.23 is 11:59 p.m. on December 12, 2011, unless the redemption period is reduced to 5 weeks under MN Stat. Secs. 580.07 or 582.032.

MORTGAGOR(S) RELEASED FROM FINANCIAL OBLIGATION ON MORTGAGE: None

“THE TIME ALLOWED BY LAW FOR REDEMPTION BY THE MORTGAGOR, THE MORTGAGOR’S PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES OR ASSIGNS, MAY BE REDUCED TO FIVE WEEKS IF A JUDICIAL ORDER IS ENTERED UNDER MINNESOTA STATUTES, SECTION 582.032, DETERMINING, AMONG OTHER THINGS, THAT THE MORTGAGED PREMISES ARE IMPROVED WITH A RESIDENTIAL DWELLING OF LESS THAN FIVE UNITS, ARE NOT PROPERTY USED IN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION, AND ARE ABANDONED.”

Dated: April 14, 2011.

Chase Home Finance LLC

Mortgagee/Assignee of

Mortgagee

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

Attorneys for Mortgagee/

Assignee of Mortgagee

4500 Park Glen Road #300

Minneapolis, MN 55416

(952) 925-6888

30-7654

THIS IS A

COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR.

April 25, May 2, 9, 16,

23, 30, 2011

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NOTICE OF PUBLICATION:

AIRPORT ZONING SAFETY ORDINANCE

An Ordinance Regulating and Restricting the height of structures and objects of natural growth, and otherwise regulating the use of property, in the vicinity of the Blue Earth Municipal Airport by creating the appropriate zones and establishing the boundaries thereof; Providing for changes in the restrictions and boundaries of such zones; Defining certain terms used herein; Referring to the Blue Earth Municipal Airport Zoning exhibits which are incorporated in and made a part of this ordinance; Providing for enforcement; Establishing a Board of Adjustment; and imposing penalties.

This Ordinance shall not be effective until thirty (30) days after its passage and publication.

PASSED AND ADOPTED BY THE JOINT AIRPORT ZONING BOARD OF THE BLUE EARTH MUNICIPAL AIRPORT ON THIS 10th DAY OF MARCH, 2011

April 25, 2011

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ORDINANCE NO. 11-03

CITY OF BLUE EARTH

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SUBSECTION

1040.30 OF THE BLUE EARTH CITY CODE

REGULATING WIND ENERGY CONVERSION SYSTEMS.

The City Council of the City of Blue Earth does ordain as follows:

SECTION I.

The current subsection 1040.30 of the Blue Earth City Code is hereby repealed in its entirety.

SECTION II.

The City Council of the City of Blue Earth hereby replaces Subsection 1040.30 of the Blue Earth City Code repealed above in Section 1 hereof with the following:

Subsection 1040.30. Wind Energy Conversion Systems (WECS)

Subd. 1. Purpose. The purpose of this Subsection is to establish standards and procedures by which the installation and operation of wind energy conversion systems (WECS) shall be governed within the City.

Subd. 2. Application.

a. Conditional Use. Wind energy conversion systems may be allowed as an conditional use within any zoning district of the City, subject to the regulations and requirements of this Section, provided the property upon which the system is to be located is zoned Future Restricted Development, residential, commercial or industrial or is constructed and maintained on any parcel of at least two and one-half (2 ½) acres in size.

b. Declaration of Conditions. The Planning Commission may recommend and the City Council may impose such conditions on the granting of a WECS conditional use permit as may be necessary to carry out the purpose and provisions of this Section.

c. Site Plan Drawing. All applications for a WECS conditional use permit shall be accompanied by a detailed site plan drawn to scale and dimensioned displaying the following:

1. Location and height of all buildings, structures, above-ground utilities and trees on the lot, including both existing and proposed structures and guy wire anchors.

2. Location and height of all adjacent buildings, structures, above-ground utilities and trees located within three hundred fifty (350) feet of the exterior boundaries of the property in question.

Subd 3. Code Compliance.

a. Compliance With State Building Code. Standard drawings of the structural components of the wind energy conversion system and support structures, including base and footings shall be provided along with engineering data and calculations to demonstrate compliance with the structural design provisions of the State Building Code. Drawings and engineering calculations shall be certified by a Minnesota licensed engineer.

b. Compliance With National Electrical Code. WECS electrical equipment and connections shall be designed and installed in adherence to the National Electrical Code as adopted by the City.

Subd. 4. Manufacturing Warranty. Applicant shall provide documentation or other evidence from the dealer or manufacturer that the WECS has been successfully operated in atmospheric conditions similar to the conditions within Blue Earth. The WECS shall be warranted against any system failures reasonably expected in severe weather operation conditions.

Subd. 5. Design Standards.

a. Height. The permitted maximum height of a WECS shall be determined in one of two ways. In determining the height of the WECS the total height of the system shall be included. System height shall be measured from the base of the tower to the highest possible extension of the rotor.

1. A ratio of one (1) foot to one (1) foot between the distance of the closest property line to the base of the WECS to the height of the system.

2. A maximum system height of one hundred seventy-five (175) feet.

The shortest height of the two (2) above mentioned methods shall be used in determining the maximum allowable height of a WECS system. The height of a WECS must also comply with FAA regulation part 77 “Objects Affecting Navigable Air Space” and/or MNDOT Rule 14, MCAR 1.3015 “Criteria for Determining Obstruction to Air Navigation.”

b. Setbacks. No part of a WECS (including guy wire anchors) shall be located within or above any required front, side or rear yard setback. WECS towers shall be setback from the closest property line one (1) foot for every one (1) foot of system height. WECS shall not be located within thirty (3) feet of an above ground utility line.

c. Rotor Size. All WECS rotors shall not have rotor diameters greater than twenty-six (26) feet.

d. Rotor Clearance. Blade arcs created by the WECS shall have a minimum of thirty (30) feet of clearance over any structure or tree within a two hundred foot (200) foot radius.

e. Rotor Safety. Each WECS shall be equipped with both a manual and automatic braking device capable of stopping the WECS operation in high winds (40 mph or greater).

f. Lightening Protection. Each WECS shall be grounded to protect against natural lightening strikes in conformance with the National Electrical Code as adopted by the City.

g. Tower Access. To prevent unauthorized climbing, WECS towers must comply with one of the following provisions:

1. Tower climbing apparatus shall not be located within twelve (12) feet of the ground.

2. A locked anti-climb device shall be installed on the tower.

3. Towers capable of being climbed shall be enclosed by a locked, protective fence at least six (6) feet high.

h. Signs. WECS shall have one sign, not to exceed two (2) square feet posted at the base of the tower and said sign shall contain the following information.

1. Warning high voltage.

2. Manufacturer’s name.

3. Emergency phone number.

4. Emergency shutdown procedures.

i. Lighting. WECS shall not have affixed or attached any lights, reflectors, flasher or any other illumination, except for illumination devices required by FAA regulations part 77 “Objects Affecting Navigable Air Space” and FAA Advisory circular 70/7460-1F, September 1978 “Obstruction Marking and Lighting.”

j. Electromagnetic Interference. WECS shall be designed and constructed so as not to cause radio and television interference.

k. Noise Emission. Noises emanating from the operation of WECS shall be in compliance with and regulated by the State of Minnesota Pollution Control Standards, Minnesota Regulations NPC 1 and 2, as amended.

l. Utility Company Interconnection. No WECS shall be interconnected with a local electrical utility company until the utility company has reviewed and commenced upon it. There shall be an interconnect agreement in place between the property owner and the electric utility as a condition of the permit. The interconnection of the WECS with the utility company shall adhere to the National Electrical Code as adopted by the City.

Subd. 6. Ornamental Wind Devices. Ornamental wind devices that are not a WECS shall be exempt from the provisions of this Section and shall conform to other applicable provisions of this Ordinance and the City Code.

Subd. 7. Inspection. The City hereby reserves the right upon issuing any WECS interim use permit to inspect the premises on which the WECS is located. If a WECS is not maintained in operational condition and poses a potential safety hazard, the owner shall take expeditious action to correct the situation.

Subd. 8. Abandonment. Any WECS or tower which is not used for six (6) successive months shall be deemed abandoned and shall be dismantled and removed from the property at the expense of the property owner.

SECTION III.

This Ordinance shall be effective thirty (30) days after its passage and publication.

PASSED AND ADOPTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF BLUE EARTH ON THIS 18TH DAY OF APRIL, 2011

BY: Robert L. Hammond, Jr.

Mayor

ATTEST: Kathy Bailey

City Administrator

Seal

April 25, 2011

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

CITY OF ELMORE

Sealed bids for the construction of the Elmore Public Library Interior Build-Out, will be received by the Elmore City Clerk, 202 South Highway 169, P.O. Box 56, Elmore, Minnesota 56027, by mail or personal delivery until 10:00 a.m., May 17, 2011 at which time they will be opened and read aloud.

Electronic copies of the Bidding Documents and a list of plan holders are available from Paulsen Architects at www.paulsenarchitects.com click on Contractor Area icon in the lower right corner and projects that are available for bid are listed on the left hand side of the screen. There is a fee of $20.00 to download bidding documents. Bidding documents can also be purchased thru this site for a non-refundable fee of $100.00 plus $15.00 shipping and handling charge per set. Bidding documents may also be viewed at the Mankato and Albert Lea Builders Exchanges.

Contact: Shane Jandro

Paulsen Architects

507.388.9811

Dated: April 25, 2011

Dianne Nowak, City Clerk

April 25, May 2, 9, 2011

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STATE OF MINNESOTA

COUNTY OF FARIBAULT

DISTRICT COURT

PROBATE DIVISION

FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT

Court File No. PR 11 249

ESTATE OF

Arnold J. Sonnek

DECEDENT

NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR PROBATE OF WILL AND

APPOINTMENT OF

PERSONAL

REPRESENTATIVE AND

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

It is Ordered and Notice is given that on May 24, 2011, at 10:30 a.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Blue Earth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the will of Decedent, dated June 9, 1999, and for the appointment of Connie M. Sonnek whose address is: 49338 230th St., Easton, MN 56025 as personal representative of the Estate of the Decedent in an Unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be filed with the Court prior to or raised at the hearing. If proper and if no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with full power to administer the Estate, including the power to collect all assets, pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses, to sell real and personal property, and do all necessary acts for the Estate.

Notice is also given that (subject to Minn. 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)

Douglas L. Richards, Judge

Adele Kiehm,

Deputy Court Administrator

Date: 4-18-11

Attorney For

Personal Representative

Michael D. Johnson

Frundt & Johnson, Ltd.

117 West 5th Street

P.O. Box 95

Blue Earth, MN 56013

507-526-2177

Attorney License #51433

April 25, May 2, 2011

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BID?NOTICE

The Faribault County Sheriff’s Office is accepting bids for Lawn care services at the Law Enforcement Center located at 320 Dr. H. Russ Street in Blue Earth. The bid is based on a per year rate and a three year contract as specified. Bids due Monday May 9, 2011 by 4:30pm. Bid packets are available upon request at the Sheriff’s Office.

April 25, May 2, 2011

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FARIBAULT COUNTY

BOARD OF

COMMISSIONERS

SYNOPSIS

APRIL 5, 2011

1. All members were present. The pledge of allegiance was recited.

2. Approved synopsis and official proceedings of March 15, 2011 regular meeting and March 17, 2011 public hearing. Approved agenda of April 5, 2011.

3. Accepted bid from A’viands of Roseville, MN to provide food service management for the Faribault County Jail at the following prices:

Number Of Cost

Inmates Per Meal

20 or less To be negotiated

21-25 $ 3.45

26-30 $ 2.99

31-35 $ 2.74

36-40 $ 2.53

41 + To be negotiated

One other bid was received from CBM Managed Services of Sioux Falls, SD:

Number Of Cost

Inmates Per Meal

20 or less To be negotiated

21-25 $ 3.48

26-30 $ 3.02

31-35 $ 2.78

36-40 $ 2.53

41 + To be negotiated

4. Accepted quote from Yeager Implement of Blue Earth for two disc mowers at a total cost of $10,687.50. One other quote was received from A & P Service of Wells at a total cost of $14,962.50.

5. Approved advertising for bridge contracts on Bridge 92803 on CSAH 2 and Bridge 9988 on CR126. Commissioners Loveall, Roper, and Warmka voted yes. Commissioners Groskreutz and Young voted no.

6. Approved Resolution 11-CB-10 for final payment of $6,000 to Gaub Inc. of Lake Lillian, Minnesota for the wastewater improvement project in Huntley for a total cost of $ 1,232,543.96 for Part A and $ 63,909.18 for Part B. Commissioners Groskreutz, Loveall, Roper, Warmka, and Young voted yes.

7. Approved request from M. Purvis to attend a five-day interview and interrogation class in Camp Dodge Jonston IA; M. Purvis and S. Linde to attend a two-day Special Operations and Training Association conference in St. Cloud; S. Dulac and T. Duit to attend a three-day Minnesota Alcohol Traffic Safety Association conference in St. Cloud.

8. Approved payment of bills totaling $155,844.98 and Auditor Warrants paid in March totaling $240,089.41.

Discussion was held concerning the following:

1. M. Gormley met regarding sheriff business.

2. L. Warmka of Faribault County Development Corporation met regarding office business.

3. D. Hanson met regarding veterans services business.

4. J. McDonald met regarding public works business.

Complete minutes are on file in the Central Services Office.

The meeting was recessed to 9:00 a.m. April 19, 2011.

Tom Warmka, Chairman John Thompson, Auditor/Treasurer/

Coordinator

April 25, 2011

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DEADLINE

Deadline for Public Notices is Wednesday at 12:00 Noon for the next Mondays issue. All legal copy should be delivered to the office by noon Wednesday to insure its publication.

If you need to place a public notice legal please email your legal to ptrue@faribaultcountyregister.com or fcnews@bevcomm.net

Or mail notice to: Faribault County Register, PO Box 98, 125 North Main Street, Blue Earth, MN or fax to 507-526-4080. Thank you.

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Faribault County Register

Office Hours:

Monday-Thursday

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Friday

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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