The Morrison County Record http://mcrecord.com Covering community news, sports, current events and provides advertising and information for the Morrison County, Minnesota. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:11:29 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Summuns/Dura http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/summunsdura/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/summunsdura/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:11:29 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566541 STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF MORRISON
DISTRICT COURT
SEVENTH
JUDICIAL DISTRICT
CASE TYPE: OTHER CIVIL/
QUIET TITLE
MARLYS J. DURAY, AS TRUSTEE
OF THE MARLYS J. DURAY
TRUST, CREATED BY TRUST
INSTRUMENT DATED
NOVEMBER 14, 2007,
Plaintiff,
SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION
Case No.: 49-CV-14-1469
vs.
JEFFREY A. BENNY, SOLELY IN
HIS CAPACITY AS THE PERSONAL
REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ESTATE
OF DONALD RICHARD BENNY,
NORMA J. BENNY,
MARY C. DEVRIES,
F/K/A MARY COLLEEN POEPPING,
A/K/A MARY C. POEPPING,
GORDON DEVRIES,
ALL OTHER PERSONS UNKNOWN
CLAIMING ANY RIGHT, TITLE
ESTATE, INTEREST OR LIEN IN
THE REAL PROPERTY
DESCRIBED HEREIN,
Defendants.
THIS SUMMONS IS DIRECTED TO ALL OTHER PERSONS UNKNOWN CLAIMING ANY RIGHT, TITLE ESTATE, INTEREST OR LIEN IN THE REAL PROPERTY DESCRIBED HEREIN.
1. YOU ARE BEING SUED. The Plaintiff has started a lawsuit against you. The Plaintiffs Complaint against you 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 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: Schiller & Adam, P.A., The Academy Professional Building, 25 North Dale Street, St. Paul, MN 55102.
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 Plaintiff should not be given everything asked for in the Complaint, you must say so in your Answer.
4. YOU WILL LOSE YOUR CASE IF YOU DO NOT SEND A WRITTEN RESPONSE TO THE COMPLAINT TO THE PERSON WHO SIGNED THIS SUMMONS. If you do not Answer within 20 days, you will lose this case. You will not get to tell your side of the story, and the Court may decide against you and award the Plaintiff everything asked for in the Complaint. If you do not want to contest the claims stated in the Complaint, you do not need to respond. A default judgment can then be entered against you for the relief requested in the Complaint.
5. LEGAL ASSISTANCE. You may wish to get legal help from a lawyer. If you do not have a lawyer, the Court Administrator may have information about places where you can get legal assistance. Even if you cannot get legal help, you must still provide a written Answer to protect your rights or you may lose the case.
6. ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION. The parties may agree to or be ordered to participate in an alternative dispute resolution process under Rule 114 of the Minnesota General Rules of Practice. You must still send your written response to the Complaint even if you expect to use alternative means of resolving this dispute.
7. THIS LAWSUIT MAY AFFECT OR BRING INTO QUESTION TITLE TO REAL PROPERTY located in Morrison County, State of Minnesota, legally described as follows:
That part of Government Lot 5, Section 16, Township 42, Range 28, Morrison County, Minnesota described as follows:
Commencing at the 6 square concrete monument marking the Meander Corner position and the northeast corner of said Government Lot 5, as per custom and usage; thence South 89 degrees 09 minutes 59 seconds West, assumed bearing, 220.00 feet along the north line of said Government Lot 5; thence South 00 degrees 50 minutes 01 seconds East 99.00 feet to the point of beginning; thence continuing South 00 degrees 50 minutes 01 seconds East 149.00 feet; thence North 89 degrees 09 minutes 59 seconds East 190 feet, more or less, to the shoreline of Peavy Lake; thence northeasterly along said shoreline to its intersection with a line bearing North 89 degrees 09 minutes 59 seconds East from the point of beginning; thence South 89 degrees 09 minutes 59 seconds West 222 feet, more or less, to the point of beginning.
The object of this action is to quiet title to the subject real property legally described herein pursuant to Minn. Stat. 559.01 and to declare that none of the Defendants have any right, title nor interest in the subject real property.
Dated: October 13, 2014
SCHILLER & ADAM, P.A.
By: /s/ Rebecca F. Schiller
Rebecca F. Schiller (#231605)*
Curt N. Trisko (#392753)
Attorneys for Plaintiff
The Academy Professional Building
25 North Dale Street
St. Paul, MN 55102
Telephone: (651) 209-9769
rebecca@schillerandadam.com
curt@schillerandadam.com
(14-1762-LIT01)

PUBLISH: October 19, 26; November 2, 2014 (296814)

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Bids/ Snow http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/bids-snow-4/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/bids-snow-4/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:11:26 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566539 ADVERTISEMENT FOR QUOTES
Mid-State Education District is seeking quotes for snow removal and sidewalk shoveling at two sites:
14713 Clover Glen Lane,
606 NE 7th Street, 101 N.E.
Please submit written quotes by October 30, 2014 to: DeAnn Peterson, Mid-State Education District, 14713 Clover Glen Lane, Little Falls, MN 56345. Phone: 320-631-2530.

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Notice of General http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/notice-of-general-3/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/notice-of-general-3/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:11:23 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566537 NOTICE OF
GENERAL ELECTION
INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 486
SWANVILLE
PUBLIC SCHOOLS
STATE OF MINNESOTA
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the general election has been called and will be held in and for Independent School District No. 486, Swanville Public Schools, State of Minnesota on November 4, 2014, for the purpose of electing three school board members for four-year terms. The ballot shall provide as follows:
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 JAY LOVEN
CANDIDATE TODD JACKSON
CANDIDATE
write-in, if any
write-in, if any
write-in, if any
The combined polling places for this election and the precincts served by these polling places will be as follows: the same as for the rest of the state general election.
Any eligible voter residing in the school district may vote at said election at the polling place designated above for the precinct in which he or she resides. The polls for said election will open and close at the same times as the rest of the state general election.
A voter must be registered to vote to be eligible to vote in this election. An unregistered voter may register to vote at the polling place on election day.
BY ORDER OF THE
SCHOOL BOARD
Chris Kircher, Clerk

PUBLISH: October 19, 26, 2014
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Notice of Special http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/notice-of-special-2/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/notice-of-special-2/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:11:21 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566535 NOTICE OF
SPECIAL ELECTION
INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 486
(SWANVILLE
PUBLIC SCHOOLS)
STATE OF MINNESOTA
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a special election has been called and will be held in conjunction with the state general election in and for Independent School District No. 486 (Swanville Public Schools), State of Minnesota, on Tuesday, November 4, 2014, for the purpose of voting on the following question:
SCHOOL DISTRICT QUESTION 1
APPROVAL OF SCHOOL DISTRICT
REFERENDUM REVENUE AUTHORIZATION
The board of Independent School District No. 486 (Swanville Public Schools) has proposed to increase its general education revenue by $361.57 per pupil. The proposed referendum revenue authorization would be applicable for ten (10) years unless otherwise revoked or reduced as provided by law.
YES
NO
Shall the increase in the revenue proposed by the board of Independent School district No. 486 be approved?
BY VOTING YES ON THIS BALLOT QUESTION, YOU ARE VOTING FOR A PROPERTY TAX INCREASE.
Passage of this referendum will result in an increase in your property taxes.
The annual dollar increases for typical residential homesteads, apartments, commercial-industrial properties, and most other classes of property within the school district are as shown in the table below.
For agricultural property (both homestead and non-homestead), the taxes for the proposed referendum will be based on the value of the house, garage and surrounding one acre of land only. There will be no referendum taxes paid on the value of other agricultural lands and buildings. For seasonal residential recreational property (i.e. cabins), there bill be no taxed paid for the proposed referendum.
Market Value Dollar Increase
$50,000 $38
$75,000 $57
$100,000 $76
$125,000 $95
$150,000 $114
$175,000 $133
$200,000 $152
$225,000 $171
$250,000 $190
$275,000 $209
$300,000 $228
$325,000 $247
$350,000 $266
$375,000 $285
$400,000 $304
$425,000 $323
$450,000 $342
$475,000 $361
$500,000 $380
$550,000 $418
The precincts and polling places and voting hours at those polling places for this special election shall be the same as those for the state general election.
Any eligible voter residing in the school district may vote at said election at the polling place designated for the precinct in which he or she resides.
A voter must be registered to vote to be eligible to vote in this election. An unregistered individual may register to vote at the polling place on election day.
Dated: August 12, 2014
BY ORDER OF THE SCHOOL BOARD
/s/ Chris D.Kircher
School District Clerk
Independent School
District No. 486
(Swanville Public Schools)
State of Minnesota

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Notice of General http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/notice-of-general-2/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/notice-of-general-2/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:11:17 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566533 NOTICE
OF GENERAL ELECTION
INDEPENDENT SCHOOL
DISTRICT NO. 482 LITTLE FALLS
STATE OF MINNESOTA
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the general election has been called and will be held in and for Independent School District No. 482, (Little Falls), State of Minnesota, on the 4th day of November, 2014, for the purpose of electing three school board members for four-year terms. The ballot shall provide as follows:
To vote, completely fill in the
oval(s) next to your choice(s),
like this: 0 _
SCHOOL BOARD MEMBER
VOTE FOR UP TO THREE
0 Sharon Ballou
0 Mark Gerbi
0 Brad Laager
0 Sandi Stalmer
0 write-in, if any
0 write-in, if any
0 write-in, if any
The combined polling places for this election and the precincts served by those polling places will be as advertised by the voters respective County Auditors Office.
Any eligible voter residing in the school district may vote at said election at the polling place designated above for the precinct in which he or she resides. The opening and closing times of polls for said election will coincide with the State General Election.
A voter must be registered to vote to be eligible to vote in this election. An unregistered individual may register to vote at the polling place on election day.
Dated : 8-18-14
BY ORDER OF THE
SCHOOL BOARD
/s/ Cathy Adamek
School District Clerk

PUBLISH: October 19, 2014
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Bi-annual Meeting http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/bi-annual-meeting/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/bi-annual-meeting/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:11:15 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566531 NOTICE
The Morrison- Todd- Wadena Community Health Services Board of Health will hold their bi-annual meeting on Friday, October 31, 2014, 9:00-10:30 at Pizza Ranch, Wadena, MN.
Agenda items include public health updates, grant reports and approvals, and business items. There will be a presentation on disease prevention topics from 10:30-11:30. The public is invited to attend.

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Property http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/property-2/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/property-2/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:11:12 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566529 NOTICE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THE MORRISON COUNTY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT WILL VIEW THE FOLLOWING PROPERTY FOR VARIANCE APPLICATION ON OCTOBER 30, 2014. THE BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT WILL LEAVE FROM THE PLANNING & ZONING OFFICE AT 1:00 P.M. TO VIEW THE FOLLOWING PROPERTY(S):
1. Andrew Schlichting 28343 93rd St; Pierz, MN 56364 Application for a Variance to place a manure storage facility less than the required setback to the road right of way; located in pt of NW 1/4, Section 10, Township 039, Range 30, Buckman Township.
2. Thomas & Roberta Kramer 38775 Highway 10; Motley, MN 56466 Application for a Variance to expand a non-conforming structure and to erect an accessory structure within the setback of the Long Prairie River and to exceed the accessory structure height; pt of Govt. Lot 5 Section 19, Township 133, Range 31, Motley Township.
3. Francis & Sandra Amore 33791 Old Military Trail; Pierz, MN 56364 Application for a Variance to exceed the accessory structure height; located in Lot 5 Blk 1 of Walmark Woods, Section 2, Township 42, Range 29, Pulaski Township.
4. Roger & Judith Virnig & Vernon Virnig 14953 95th Ave; Little Falls, MN 56345 Application for a variance to erect a structure within the setback of a county road right of way and to exceed the allowed square footage; NE of NW 1/4 & N 1/2 of SE of NW 1/4, Section 21, Township 129, Range 030, Pike Creek Township.

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Public Hearing/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/public-hearing-13/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/public-hearing-13/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:11:09 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566527 NOTICE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THE MORRISON COUNTY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT WILL HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING ON NOVEMBER 5, 2014 AT 7:00 P.M. IN MEETING ROOM # 1 OF THE MORRISON COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER, 213 1ST AVENUE SE, LITTLE FALLS, MN 56345 TO CONSIDER THE FOLLOWING APPLICATIONS:
1. Andrew Schlichting 28343 93rd St; Pierz, MN 56364 Application for a Variance to place a manure storage facility less than the required setback to the road right of way; located in pt of NW 1/4, Section 10, Township 039, Range 30, Buckman Township.
2. Thomas & Roberta Kramer 38775 Highway 10; Motley, MN 56466 Application for a Variance to expand a non-conforming structure and to erect an accessory structure within the setback of the Long Prairie River and to exceed the accessory structure height; pt of Govt. Lot 5 Section 19, Township 133, Range 31, Motley Township.
3. Francis & Sandra Amore 33791 Old Military Trail; Pierz, MN 56364 Application for a Variance to exceed the accessory structure height; located in Lot 5 Blk 1 of Walmark Woods, Section 2, Township 42, Range 29, Pulaski Township.
4. Roger & Judith Virnig & Vernon Virnig 14953 95th Ave; Little Falls, MN 56345 Application for a variance to erect a structure within the setback of a county road right of way and to exceed the allowed square footage; NE of NW 1/4 & N 1/2 of SE of NW 1/4, Section 21, Township 129, Range 030, Pike Creek Township.
ANY CORRESPONDENCE FROM THE PUBLIC MUST BE RECEIVED BY THE PLANNING & ZONING OFFICE AT LEAST ONE WEEK PRIOR TO THE PUBLIC HEARING.

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Public Hearing/ Solid Waste http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/public-hearing-solid-waste/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/public-hearing-solid-waste/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:11:06 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566525 CITY OF RICE
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council of the City of Rice will hold a public hearing on November 3, 2014, at 6:00 p.m. at the City Hall located at 205 Main Street East for the purpose of receiving public input regarding a proposal made by solid waste haulers to provide organized collection under a contract with the City as authorized by Minnesota Statutes, section 115A.94, subdivision 4d. A copy of the proposal received from the haulers is available by contacting the City. The City Council will determine after the hearing whether to proceed with organized collection based on haulers proposal. Interested persons are welcome to attend the hearing.
The City Council will begin its regular council meeting, which is scheduled to occur at 7:00 p.m. on November 3, 2014, immediately following the conclusion of the public hearing. The purpose of the meeting is to conduct the business of the City scheduled to he conducted at the regular council meeting.
Marie Weinand
Clerk-Treasurer
Posted on: October 6, 2014

PUBLISH: October 19, 26, 2014
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Ordinance No. http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/ordinance-no-16/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/ordinance-no-16/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:11:03 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566523 CITY OF ROYALTON ORDINANCE NO. 4
City Of Royalton TOBACCO USE ORDINANCE Change
A summary of changes to certain sections of Ordinance No. 4
AN ORDINANCE REGULATING THE USE AND SALE OF TOBACCO AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION THEREOF.
SECTION 1. LICENSE.
(A) No person shall keep for sale, sell at retail or otherwise dispose of any tobacco or tobacco-related devices at any place in the City without first obtaining a license from the City.
(B) Tobacco is defined as and includes but not limited to: cigarettes; e-cigarettes; e-cigarette liquids; cigars; cheroots; stogies; perique; granulated, plug cut, crimp cut, ready rubbed and other smoking tobacco; snuff; snuff flour; cavendish; plug and twist tobacco; fine cut and other chewing tobacco; shorts, refuse scraps, clippings, cuttings and sweepings of tobacco; and other kinds and forms of tobacco, prepared in such manner as to be suitable for chewing or smoking in a pipe or other tobacco-related devices. Any products containing, made, or derived from tobacco that is intended for human consumption, whether chewed, smoked, absorbed, dissolved, inhaled, snorted, sniffed, or ingested by any other means, or any component, part, or accessory of a tobacco product.
(C) Tobacco-Related Devices are defined as- Cigarette papers or pipes for smoking or other devices intentionally designed or intended to be used in a manner which enables the chewing, sniffing, smoking, or inhalation of vapors of tobacco or tobacco products.
(D) Electronic Delivery DevicesAny product containing or delivering nicotine, lobelia, or any other substance intended for human consumption that can be used by a person to simulate smoking in the delivery of nicotine or any other substance through inhalation of vapor from the product. An electronic delivery device includes any component part of a product, whether or not marketed or sold separately.
(E) Nicotine or Lobelia Delivery Products Any product containing or delivering nicotine or lobelia intended for human consumption (or any part of such a product) that is not tobacco or an electronic delivery device.
SECTION 5.
SELF-SERVICE SALES.
(A) No licensee shall offer for sale any cigarettes, e-cigarettes, e-cigarette liquids or smokeless tobacco in open displays that are accessible to the public without the intervention of a store employee.
(B) The self-service restrictions described in Section 4 shall not apply to retail stores which derive at least 90% of their revenue from tobacco and tobacco-related products and which cannot be entered at any time by persons younger than 18 years of age.
(C) Ineligible Locations: Kiosks and Moveable Places of Business
A moveable place of business is any retail business whose physical location is not permanent and includes (but not limited to) kiosks, motorized or nonmotorized vehicles, or other transportable structures.
(D) Child Resistant Packaging. Any liquid (more commonly know as juice or e-juice) that is to be used in electronic delivery devices must be sold in child resistant packaging. This packaging requirement applies whether the liquid contains nicotine or not.
SECTION 7. LICENSEES RESPONSIBLE FOR ACTION OF EMPLOYEES.
(A) All persons licensed under this ordinance shall be responsible for the actions of their employees in regard to the sale of tobacco, tobacco products, tobacco-related devices, or electronic delivery devices on the licensed premises, and the sale of such an item by an employee shall be considered a sale by the license holder. Nothing in this section shall be construed as prohibiting the city from also subjecting the employee to whatever penalties are appropriate under this ordinance, State or Federal law, or other applicable law or regulation.
(B) Minimum Age. It is a violation of this ordinance for anyone under the age of 18 to sell tobacco, tobacco products, tobacco-related devices or electronic delivery devices. It is a violation of this ordnance for any licensee to allow or authorize anyone under the age of 18 to sell tobacco, tobacco products, tobacco-related devices or electronic delivery devices.
All other Sections remain the same. A full copy of Ordinance No. 4 is on file with the Royalton City Clerk.
Adopted by the City Council of Royalton on October 7, 2014

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UPSALA AREA SCHOOLS Regular Meeting http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/upsala-area-schools-regular-meeting-9/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/upsala-area-schools-regular-meeting-9/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:10:59 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566521 UPSALA AREA SCHOOLS
Regular Meeting
October 22, 2014
The regular meeting of the School Board of Upsala Area Schools will be held on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 in the high school library at 7:30 PM. Please be advised of the enclosed proposed agenda and any appendixes, which may be attached.
Call meeting to order.
Recognition of visitors to board meeting.
Members of the audience who wish to address the board will be recognized at this time as per the protocol posted. Members of the audience are reminded that this is a meeting of the Board of Education to conduct the business of the school district in the public. Anyone wishing to address an issue not on the agenda is to contact the Supt. or Board Chair in advance of the meeting.
Approval of agenda.
Approval of the regular board minutes of 9/24/14.
Approval of the Bills.
Informational Items:
1. Dean of Students report
2. Superintendents report
3. Committee reports
4. Board members reports
5. 1st Reading of the The Teacher Development and Evaluation Plan.
Old Business:
New Business:
1. Approve Brittany Harren as an At-Will Paraprofessional as presented.
2. Approve the resignation of Paul Pelzer as the Head Girls Basketball Coach as presented.
3. Approve the Upsala Area School Fundraisers as presented.
4. Approve the Winter Coaches as presented.

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AGEND http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/agend-16/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/agend-16/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:10:57 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566519 MORRISON COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
TENTATIVE AGENDA
OCTOBER 21, 2014
9:00 A.M. TO 10:15 A.M.
COUNTY BOARD ROOM
GOVERNMENT CENTER, LITTLE FALLS, MN.
1. CALL TO ORDER BY CHAIRMAN
2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
3. APPROVAL OF COUNTY BOARD MINUTES
4. ADDITIONS/DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA
5. LAKE DISTRICT: CROOKNECK
6. RICH PRAIRIE SEWER & WATER DISTRICT
7. SHERIFFS REPORT
8. SOCIAL SERVICE REPORT
9. PUBLIC HEALTH REPORT
10. EXTENSION REPORT
11. AUDITORS REPORT
12. COUNTY BOARD WARRANTS
13. PUBLIC WORKS REPORT
14. ADMINISTRATORS REPORT
15. COMMITTEE REPORTS/UPCOMING SCHEDULE
16. ADJOURNMENT
IF YOU NEED ANY TYPE OF ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE MEETING PLEASE CALL 320-632-0295 AT LEAST 48 HOURS PRIOR TO THE MEETING.

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Agenda October http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/agenda-october-6/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/agenda-october-6/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:10:54 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566517 AGENDA
REGULAR MEETING ROYALTON BOARD OF EDUCATION MS/HS MEDIA CENTER CLASSROOM
OCTOBER 21, 2014 6:00 PM
1. Call to Order
2. Pledge to Flag
3. Roll Call
4. Approval of Agenda
5. Approval of Minutes
6. Claims, Accounts and Financial
7. Appreciation, Recognition and Presentations
8. Recognition of Citizens for Input Purposes
9. Reports/Good News
a. Royalton Mayors Report
b. Business Managers Report
c. Principals Reports
d. Superintendents Report
e. Board Committee Reports
10. Action Items
a. Approval of Donations
b. Approval of Resignations
c. Approval of Hirings
d. Approval of Human Resource-Payroll Contract for 2014-16
e. Approval of Maternity Leave Request
f. Approval of Statement of Assurance and Compliance with State and Federal Law Prohibiting Discrimination
g. Post-Secondary Enrollment Options (PSEO) Contract with Central Lakes College
h. Approval of Craguns Resort & Hotel on Gull Lake Contract for Senior Trip
i. Review & Comment for Minnesota Department of Education
j. Resolution of School Board Supporting Form A Application to MSHSL Foundation
k. Resolution Relating to the Issuance of School Building Bonds and Calling an Election Thereon
11. Discussion Items
a. First Reading of Policy
b. Other Discussion Items
12. Information Items
a. 2015 MSBA Leadership Conference
b. Enrollment Information
c. Other Information Items
13. Upcoming Meeting Schedule
14. Closing Meeting for Negotiation Strategies

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Minutes September http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/minutes-september-10/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/minutes-september-10/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:10:51 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566515 SWANVILLE SCHOOL BOARD MINUTES,
DISTRICT #486,
SWANVILLE, MN.
(UNOFFICIAL)
The Swanville School Board held its regular meeting on September 9, 2014 in the High School Library. Board Members present were Jay Loven, Kathy Beckman, Chris Kircher, Todd Jackson, Rick Gutormson, and Jeff Opelia. Administrator Harthan, 7-12 Principal Cheryl Johnson, and some staff were present.
Chair Jay Loven called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m.
Motion made by Beckman and seconded by Opelia to approve the agenda for this meeting. Motion carried.
Motion made by Kircher and seconded by Jackson to approve the minutes of the August 12th and August 21st board meeting. Motion carried.
Elementary Principals Report :
1. School is off to a great start. Welcome back all staff and students.
2. 6th Grade Water Festival at Camp Ripley is Wednesday, September 17.
3. The elementary will be starting the Clubs Choice fundraiser next week.
4. Benchmarking for reading is this week.
5. A huge thank-you to all staff and students who helped clean up the flooding in the school.
7-12 Principal Notes:
1. For the most part, school off to a good start, other than flooding and no shop teacher.
2. Internet discussion-second line in from Sytek, is erateable-proceed?
3. School Board emails- still have not heard from a few of you
4. Mock Car Crash update
5. Schedule update
6. Door Protocol and update
7. Snacks for homeroom
8. Consideration of alternate night for board meeting?
Ehlers informed the board on who was the winning bidder of the sales of the Aid Anticipation Certificates and at what interest rate.
The board set October 7th as the public referendum discussion meeting.
Motion made by Kircher seconded by Beckman to adopt the MSBA Bulling Policy. Motion carried.
Administrator Harthan informed the board that the district will receive a Early Childhood Grant of $23,400.
Motion made by Gutormson and seconded by Jackson to certify the maximum allowable tax levy for taxes payable 2015. Motion carried.
Motion made by Loven and seconded by Kircher to approve the census takers Carol Dold and Nona Koester and the compensation is $1.00 per name. Motion carried.
Motion made by Jackson and seconded by Gutormson to pay the bills in the amount of $59,819.32 Motion carried. Check numbers 73044 – 73116.
Motion made by Kircher and seconded by Opelia to approve electronic transfers of $26,578.14 on August 20th, 2014 and $29,447.46 on September 5 2014. Motion carried.
Motion made by Loven and seconded by Beckman to adjourn the meeting at 8:05 p.m. Motion carried.

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Minutes Sept. http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/minutes-sept/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/minutes-sept/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:10:48 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566513 MID-STATE EDUCATION DISTRICT MINUTES OF REGULAR GOVERNING BOARD MID-STATE
EDUCATION DISTRICT LITTLE FALLS, MN 56345
A Regular Meeting of the Governing Board of Mid-State Education District was held Wednesday, September 10, 2014, beginning at 4:00 PM at MSED Clover Glen Lane, Little Falls, MN.
Board members present: Bill Krivanek, Lois Metcalf, Patty Stangl, Ray Gove, Dale Lenz, Pat Meier and Jeff Opelia. Superintendents present: Gene Harthan, Jon Ellerbusch, and George Weber. Others present were: MSED Director Suzanne Busacker, Accountant DeAnn Peterson, and Account Support Lori Thieschafer. Other guests present were David Gano.
1. The meeting was called to order at 4:00 p.m. by Board Chair Patty Stangl followed by the Pledge of Allegiance.
2. On motion by Jeff Opelia, seconded by Dale Lenz, the minutes for August 6, 2014 were approved. Motion carried.
3. On motion by Bill Krivanek, seconded by Lois Metcalf, the agenda was approved. Motion carried.
4. On motion by Lois Metcalf, seconded by Dale Lenz the Mid-State Bills were approved for August in the amount of $123,963.40 (check numbers 45,081-45,147 and wires (17) in the amount of $74,133.08, and reimbursements (10) in the amount of $728.73.
5. Staff/ Guests Speakers
6. Governing Board Action Items
A. On motion by Jeff Opelia, seconded by Bill Krivanek to approve the Administrative Handbook. Motion carried.
7. On motion by Dale Lenz, seconded by Lois Metcalf to approve the Technology Items A. Motion carried.
A. Approve contract with The PC House for Technology services.
8. On motion by Jeff Opelia, seconded by Bill Krivanek to approve the following Personnel Items Personnel Items B 1-3, & C.
A. Approve the Postings for the following positions for the School Year 2014-15. No positions posted.
B. Hiring Recommendations for MSED Positions
1. Approve the hiring of an MCLC EBD Teacher
The interviewing team is recommending Lorie Duevel at step 10 lane MS+20 for school year 14-15 for the MSED MCLC EBD Position.
2. Approve the hiring of an ECSE Teacher
The interviewing team is recommending Brenda Przybilla at step 4 lane BS+30 for school year 14-15 contingent upon obtaining license. This position will be purchased by the Pierz school district.
3. Approve the hiring of a Transition Teacher
The interviewing team is recommending David Erickson at step 1 lane BS+30 for school year 14-15. This position will be at Steps and Success.
C. Accept Letters of Resignations
1. Melissa Luethmers
Accept resignation as Special Education Teacher at SUCCESS in Upsala as of August 12, 2014.
9. Approve Contracts for Services
A. On motion by Dale Lenz seconded by Lois Metcalf to approve the Visually Impaired Services from St. Croix River Education District. These services will replace Beth Lehn. Motion carried.
10. On motion by Lois Metcalf seconded by Bill Kivanek to approve the Lease agreement with Bloomfield 2005 LLC and Metcalf Arlington SPE LLC. This new location is for the Steps Transition Program/PAEs Lab. The facility is at 1906 B 1st Avenue NE, Little Falls Minnesota. Motion carried.
11. On motion by Dale Lenz seconded by Jeff Opelia to approval the NJPA FY14 Region 5 & 7 Low Incidence Subcontract. Motion carried.
12. Discussion (Non-action) Items
13. Informational Items
14. Cash Flow Report for period ending June 30, 2014
15. On motion by Dale Lenz, seconded by Lois Metcalf, to adjourn meeting at 4:48 PM.
16. Next Governing Board Meeting: Wednesday, October 8, 2014. Next Executive Board Meeting: Tuesday, October 7, 2014, Mid-State Education District Clover Glen Lane, Little Falls, MN.
Signed,
Bill Krivanek
Mid-State Governing Board
Clerk/Treasurer

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NOTICE Darling Cemetery The Darling http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/notice-darling-cemetery-the-darling/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/notice-darling-cemetery-the-darling/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:10:45 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566511 NOTICE
Darling Cemetery

The Darling Cemetery Association will be doing fall clean-up on Saturday, October 25th at 9:00 a.m.
Please remove all flowers before this date.

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Notice to Residents of Two Rivers http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/notice-to-residents-of-two-rivers-3/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/notice-to-residents-of-two-rivers-3/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:10:43 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566509 Notice
to Residents of
Two Rivers
Township

Regular township meeting will be held at 8:00 PM, Monday November 3, 2014.
General Election will be held 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM, November 4, 2014 at the Bowlus Fire Hall

Gina Salitros, Clerk

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PUBLIC NOTICE MEMBERS OF THE http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/public-notice-members-of-the-6/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/public-notice-members-of-the-6/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:10:39 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566507 PUBLIC NOTICE

MEMBERS OF THE MORRISON COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS; EITHER AS A BOARD OR INDIVIDUALLY, WILL ATTEND THE FOLLOWING MEETINGS DURING THE WEEK OF OCTOBER 19, 2014 TO OCTOBER 24, 2014:

October19 -22 – 8:00 a.m. – Upper Midwest Invasive Species Conference, Duluth Convention Center, Duluth
October 21 – 9:00 a.m. – County Board Meeting, Board Room, Government Center, Little Falls
October 21 12:15 p.m. – Community Development Meeting, Pine Country Bank, Little Falls
October 21 6:00 p.m. – GRRL Board Meeting, St. Cloud Library, St. Cloud
October 22 9:00 a.m. – Northern Pines Meeting, Northern Pines Office on Maple Street, Brainerd
October 22 9:30 a.m. – HSEM Quarterly Meeting, Ottertail County, Fergus Falls
October 22 4:00 p.m. – Candidate Meet and Greet, Chamber of Commerce, Little Falls
October 22 7:00 p.m. – Township Officers Meeting, Meeting Room 1, Government Center, Little Falls
October 23 9:00 a.m. – MRCC Meeting, Pinehurst Resort, Naytahwaush, MN 56566
October 23 6:00 p.m. – Region 5 Board Meeting, Region 5 Office, Staples

IF YOU NEED ANY TYPE OF ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE MEETING, PLEASE CALL 320-632-0295 AT LEAST 48 HOURS PRIOR TO THE MEETING.

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Meeting http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/meeting-5/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/meeting-5/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:10:37 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566505 NOTICE
GRAHAM TOWNSHIP
RESIDENTS

Our monthly meeting for November will be changed from November 10, 2014 to November 3, 2014. All other dates will stay the same, and the time, 8:00 pm will stay the same.

Debbie Scott
Clerk

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Notice to the residents of Swan http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/notice-to-the-residents-of-swan/ http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/20/notice-to-the-residents-of-swan/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:10:33 +0000 http://mcrecord.com/?p=566503 Notice
to the
residents of Swan River Township

The regular monthly meeting for Swan River Township for November will be held on Monday, November 3, 2014 at 8:30 p.m. at the Swan River Town Hall.

Pat Oldakowski,
Clerk

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