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Public Notice for the week of Oct. 10, 2021

By Staff | Oct 10, 2021

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

The City of Winnebago is receiving bids for computer related support services. Submit sealed bids to the Winnebago City Administrator, 140 Main St S, PO Box 35, Winnebago, MN 56098 no later than 7:00 p.m. on October 12th, 2021. The City of Winnebago reserves the right to reject any and all bids.

/s/Jacob Skluzacek,

City Administrator

October 4, 11, 2021

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NOTICE OF HEARING

ORDINANCE 150.02-2021

AN ORDINANCE

REGARDING SOLAR

ENERGY SYSTEMS AND

RELATED ZONING

STANDARDS

The City Council of the City of Winnebago will hold a public hearing for the purpose of discussing a proposed Ordinance regarding solar energy systems and related zoning standards. Addition of language regarding RVs and amending building and zoning regulations will also be discussed. Complete drafts of the proposed Ordinances are available for review at City Hall at 140 S. Main Street in Winnebago during normal business hours.

A public hearing will be held on the 12th day of October 2021 at 7:00 p.m. at Winnebago City Hall, 140 S. Main Street, Winnebago, Minnesota. Your public input on the matter is welcome.

October 4, 11, 2021

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STATE OF MINNESOTA

COUNTY OF FARIBAULT

FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT

DISTRICT COURT

PROBATE DIVISION

Court File No. 22-PR-21-572

Estate of

Kenneth L. Rohlik Jr,

aka Kenneth

Lawrence Jr Rohlik,

aka Ken Rohlik,

Decedent

NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF

INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP,

APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS

It is Ordered and Notice is given that on November 9, 2021, at 10:30 AM, a hearing will be held in this Court at 415 North Main St. Blue Earth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Teresa Annemarie Wiechmann, whose address is P.O. Box 907, Heber, AZ, 85928 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. This hearing will be held by Zoom. Contact the court for information to attend.

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.

BY THE COURT

Dated: 09/30/2021

Troy G. Timmerman

Judge of District Court

Kelly Iverson

Court Administrator

Attorney for Petitioner

Daniel L. Lundquist

FRUNDT, LUNDQUIST & GUSTAFSON, LTD.

117 W. 5th St., P.O. Box 95

Blue Earth, MN, 56013

Attorney License No: 0348168

Telephone: (507) 526-2177

FAX: (507) 526-4477

Email:

dlundquist@flglawfirm.com

October 11, 18, 2021

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BLUE EARTH AREA SCHOOL BOARD WORK SESSION MINUTES

SEPTEMBER 13, 2021

A Work Session of the Board of Education of Blue Earth Area, I.S.D. # 2860 was held on August 2nd, 2021 at the High School Media Center, Blue Earth, MN.

Members present: S. Rosenau, S. Hauskins, S. Beyer, K. Zierke, J. Eckles, T. Armon, L. Mensing Superintendent M. Fletcher, Principals D. Dressler, C. Shaffer, and Director of Curriculum and Instruction A. Schmidt.

Work Session was called to order at 6:00pm by Chairperson Rosenau.

Work Session Discussion items were:

-2021-2022 Board Goals

-Strategic Roadmap

Work Session Adjourned at 7:14pm, on a motion by L Mensing, second by T. Armon.

Respectfully submitted,

Stacey Beyer, Clerk

October 11, 2021

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Blue Earth Area

School Board MINUTES

SEPTEMBER 13, 2021

A Regular Board Meeting of the Board of Education of Blue Earth Area, I.S.D. #2860 was held on Monday September 13th, 2021 at 7:25 pm following a Work Session. Members of the public interested in monitoring the work session from a remote location made use of the following link: https://www.facebook. com?ISD2860

Board Members were present in person with Superintendent M. Fletcher for the regular board meeting at the meeting location: Blue Earth Area High School Media Center 1125 Highway 169 N Blue Earth, MN 56013. 

Members present: S. Rosenau, S. Beyer, S. Hauskins, K. Zierke, J. Eckles, T. Armon,        L. Mensing.  

Call to Order: Chairperson Rosenau called the meeting to order at 7:25 pm. 

SEPTEMBER 13, 2021

(following Work Session that began at 6:00 P.M.)

Routine Items:

I. Call to Order:

II. Pledge of Allegiance:

III. Approve Agenda: On a Zierke/Beyer motion. Approved 7-0. 

IV. Public Input: None

V. Approve Minutes: On a Mensing/Zierke motion. Approved 7-0. 

VI. Approve Payment of Bills and Wire Transfers: On a Hauskins/Eckles motion. Approved 7-0. 

VII. District Reports: None.

VIII. Chairperson’s Report: Recap of Board Goals for 2021-2022 and Strategic Roadmap were shared.

IX. Superintendent’s Report:

A. Review start of school year – Off to a smooth start to the year. Enrollment update to be shared in October. Transportation continues to face the challenge of recruiting new bus drivers to cover routes and activities.

B. Next Level Update – Next Level campaign update was given. Emily Davis continues to work closely with the community, students and staff to help the district achieve the Career Exploration opportunities and interests.

C. 2021-2022 Covid Protocols – District continues to work with several area school districts and is in constant contact with our local UHD hospital staff and our school nurse. A change in protocol will be discussed if cases within the schools becomes an issue.

X. Committee Reports: Q Comp Committee update was given by T. Armon. J Eckles gave an update on the DLT meetings. S Hauskins gave an update on behalf of the Finance Committee that she attended a meeting with City representatives regarding the potential Tennis Court project.

XI. Principal’s Report: Dressler – Update was given on Back to School conferences. Student assessments to begin the week of Sept. 13th to get baseline information. Oct 5th is district picture day.

Shaffer – Bucs Bash feedback was shared and attendance was excellent. Homecoming and fall sports update was given.

XII. Curriculum/Instruction Director Report: Schmidt shared a comprehensive update on MCA data and her plans for moving forward.

Action Items:

XIII. Approve Proposed Levy 2021 Payable 2022: Approved at the maximum. On a Hauskins/Zierke motion. Approved 7-0. 

XIV. Approve 2021-2022 Literacy Plan: On an Armon/Beyer motion. Approved 7-0. 

XV. Approve 2021-22 BEA’s World’s Best Workforce Report:

On a Hauskins/Beyer motion. Approved 7-0. 

XVI. Approve 2021 Fall Coaches: On a Beyer/Mensing motion. Approved 7-0. 

XVII. Approve MOU with BEAEA: On a Beyer/Zierke motion. Approved 7-0. 

XVIII. Personnel: On an Armon/Zierke motion. Approved 7-0. 

Approve Resignation: Mikayla Wegner – Elementary Teacher.

Approve Hires: Naseem Shahrivar – Special Ed Teacher;

Danielle Johannsen – Elementary Ed; Jade Foth – Jumpstart Lead Teacher; Gene Engelking – Custodian; Sue Farrow – K7 Paraprofessional; Megan Jammaron – K7 Paraprofessional; Carly Passante – K7 Paraprofessional; Tani Anderson – HS Paraprofessional.

Approve Lane Changes: Jennie Robbins – MA+14 to MA+20; Paul Johnson – BA+20 to MA; Kiesha Howard – BA+30 to MA.

Approve Retirements: Konny Wolff – Paraprofessional.

Approve Contract: LeAnn Boettcher – .75 FTE Special Ed Evaluation Specialist; Lenne Holland – Discovery Long Term Sub; Dar Holmseth – Community Ed Long Term Sub.

Routine Items:

XIX. Correspondence: Shared positive feedback about Bucs Bash and the beginning of the school year being off to a good start.

XX. Other:

XXI. Adjourn: Meeting adjourned at 8:24 pm on a Zierke/Armon motion. Approved 7-0. 

October 11, 2021

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FARIBAULT COUNTY

BOARD OF

COMMISSIONERS

SYNOPSIS

SEPTEMBER 21, 2021

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

2. Approved synopsis and official proceedings of the September 7, 2021, regular and drainage authority meeting.

3. Approved agenda of September 21, 2021.

4. Approved resignation of Jack Heinitz from the EDA.

5. Approved appointment of David Roper to the EDA for remainder of Heinitz’s term running through 2022.

6. Approved amendments and to amend Zoning Ordinance Sections 6&7. Motion carried to eliminate requirement of a CUP for two dwellings on a property. Commissioner Young voted no. Motion carried unanimously to change OHWL setbacks to coincide with DNR standards.

– A-1 Shoreland Agriculture District and A-2 General Agriculture District – County Board Proceedings:

The Faribault County Zoning Ordinance was established to promote the health, safety, morals, and general welfare throughout the County enabled by Minnesota State Statutes 103F, 394, and Rule 6120.2600.

The intent to amend the existing ordinance was raised over concerns of standards in place specifically for Ordinary High Water Level (OHWL) setbacks to structures in the A-1 Shoreland Agriculture District and A-2 General Agriculture District, as well as requiring a Conditional Use Permit for two dwellings that are occupied in Sections 6&7 of the Ordinance.

Notification was published as required by law on July 26th, 2021. The Planning Commission met on August 9th, 2021 where the Commission voted to recommend the final draft to the County Board, which passed on September 21st, 2021.

The above notice is a summary of amendments to Sections 6&7. A full text is available at the Faribault County Auditor’s Office, at the Planning & Zoning Office, and on the Planning & Zoning website.

7. Approved initiating work and gathering numbers for a possible $12 million dollar bond for public works projects.

8. Approved Resolution 21-CB-89 approving the proposed 2022 levy at $700,015 after reduction of program aid and budget of $26,119,412 in revenues and $25,982,673 in expenditures. All voted yes.

9. Approved a new 3-year agreement with the University of MN for extension services. Commissioners Young and Groskreutz voted no.

10. Approved Resolution 21-CB-90 classifying and setting a basic sales price of tax forfeited land. All voted yes.

11. Approved an updated rental lease with Human Services for the Annex building with a 3% rent increase.

12. Approved a gambling permit application for Minn Iowa Golf Club to operate a Raffle on September 25, 2021.

13. Approved training requests from E. Beske and K. Smith to attend a 2-day PSAP 911 conference in Alexandria; J. Blair to attend a 2-day Southern Region MN Association of County Auditors, Treasurers, & Finance Officers meeting in Morton; and M. Sonnek to attend a 3-day MN Jail Programs & Services fall conference in Deerwood.

14. Approved payment of the following bills: Auditor warrants totaling $ 1,340,415.00, ACH-EFT payments totaling $1,040,769.77; and audit/auxiliary totaling $ 457,289.03.

Discussion was held concerning the following:

1. A. Nichols met regarding EDA business.

2. L. Rebuffoni met regarding planning and zoning business.

3. M. Daly met regarding public works business.

Complete minutes are on file in the Central Services Office. The meeting was adjourned for September 2021.

John Roper, Chair

Sarah Van Moer,

Acting Clerk to the Board

October 11, 2021

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PUBIC NOTICE

RIVERSIDE MINI – STORAGE UNIT AUCTION

Riverside Mini-Storage Unit Auction will hold an auction on Thursday, October 14, 2021 at 520 S. Grove St., Blue Earth. Start Time 5:30 p.m. for Units 60, 77, 124.

Auction will also be held at 515 E. 5th St., Blue Earth, Starts following Grove St., for Units 308, 312, 323.

Any questions please contact Olson Rentals 507-238-1393.

October 11, 2021

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STATE OF MINNESOTA

COUNTY OF FARIBAULT

DISTRICT COURT

FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT

PROBATE COURT DIVISION

Court File No.: 22-PR-21-575

In Re: Estate of

Gregory Earl Haukoos,

also known as

Gregory E. Haukoos,

Decedent.

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

It is Ordered and Notice is given that on November 9, 2021 at 10:30 a.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at the Faribault County Courthouse, 415 North Main, Blue Earth, Minnesota 56013, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirs of the decedent, and for the appointment of Benjamin Haukoos, whose address is 510 E. 5th Street, Albert Lea, Minnesota 56007, as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. This hearing will be held by Zoom. Contact the court for information on how to attend.

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.

BY THE COURT

Dated: 10/16/2021

Troy G. Timmerman

Judge of District Court

Kelly Iverson

Court Administrator

Jamie A. Kyllo (MN# 59213)

Kyllo Law Office

202 W. Clark Street

PO Box 181

Albert Lea, Minnesota 56007

Telephone: (507) 373-4680

October 11, 18, 2021

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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. Thank you.

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