2023 Emily Lakes and Rivers Protection FundFor 2023 the City of Emily budgeted funds of $14,750 for the Emily Lakes and Rivers Protection Fund with $14,500 designated for the survey and treatment of aquatic invasive species. The intention of this fund is to protect local waterways and wetlands against pollution, invasive species, and other practical obstacles that cause deterioration of the health and quality of Emily’s waters. Such deterioration impacts not only the ecosystem of the lakes, but also the economy and property values in the area. The Council set up the Emily Waters Committee to recommend how to spend the budgeted amount on projects with a clear public purpose. The City of Emily is now taking Appropriation Applications for the fiscal year 2023. Lake associations and improvement districts are encouraged to apply for funds for their projects that have a public purpose and benefit the City by protecting its waters. Those interested in applying must write a proposal and submit it along with an application to the City of Emily by 12:00 p.m. on Friday, March 24, 2023 at the City Clerk’s office. Please include the following criteria to be considered for funding:• Appropriation Application• Specific work to be done in 2023• Scope of project, including existing conditions, description of need and the end results expected• Amount requested from the Emily Lakes and Rivers Protection Fund• Amount towards project provided by applicant• Local importance and effects the project will have on other communities• Long range goals and the future funding needs beyond 2023• Vendors used for project• Any additional information that will give a broader understanding of the applicant and projectSubmit application and proposal to:City of EmilyEmily Waters Committee39811 State Highway 6P.O. Box 68Emily, MN firstname.lastname@example.orgPhone 218.763.2480Fax 218.763.2481www.cityofemily.comPublished in Northland Press Tuesday, January 31, 2023
CITY OF EMILYNOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Council of the City of Emily, Minnesota, will meet at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, February 14, 2023 in the Emily City Hall located at 39811 State Highway 6, Emily to consider, and possibly adopt, an amended Fee Schedule Ordinance. The amended Fee Schedule Ordinance will also adopt by reference all relevant statutes and administrative rules of the State of Minnesota.The proposed Ordinance 2023-01 Fee Schedule Ordinance contains amendments to the following sections:• Section 50 Sewer: Update of 2023 Sewer Rates for annual 3% increase.• Section Miscellaneous: Addition of “Meeting or Planning Commission” to the request for a Special Council Meeting or Public Hearing fee description.The prior 2022-04 Fee Schedule Ordinance shall be deemed repealed from and after the effective date of the ordinance adopting 2023-01 Fee Schedule Ordinance.The public is invited to attend the February 14, 2023 Public Hearing for an opportunity to comment on the proposed amended Fee Schedule Ordinance. Emailed or written comments may also be submitted to email@example.com or City of Emily, PO Box 68, Emily, MN 56447. A copy of the proposed amended Fee Schedule Ordinance is available in the City Clerk’s Office and may be reviewed during normal office hours or by following the link to the Emily Code of Ordinances on the City website at www.cityofemily.com under the Government tab, Emily City Code subsection.The amended Fee Schedule Ordinance shall take effect upon publication of the ordinance in the City’s official newspaper.Dated this 20th day of January, 2023.Cari Johnson, MCMCCity Clerk/TreasurerPublished in Northland Press Tuesday, January 31, 2023
PUBLIC HEARING ON ADOPTING
AMENDED FEE SCHEDULE ORDINANCE
CITY OF EMILY
ON ADOPTING ORDINANCE NO. 23-03 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTIONS 33.45, 33.46, AND 33.47 OF ORDINANCE NO. 33 TITLED “PUBLIC SAFETY” AS IT RELATES TO THE VOLUNTEER FIRST RESPONSE UNIT
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Council of the City of Emily, Minnesota, will meet at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, February 14, 2023 in the Emily City Hall located at 39811 State Highway 6, Emily to consider, and possibly adopt, Ordinance 23-03 amending Sections 33.45, 33.46, and 33.47 of Ordinance No. 33 Public Safety as it relates to the Volunteer First Response Unit. The amended sections of Ordinance No. 33 Public Safety will also adopt by reference all relevant statutes and administrative rules of the State of Minnesota.The proposed Ordinance 23-03 amending sections 33.45, 33.46, and 33.47 of Ordinance No. 33 Public Safety as it relates to the Volunteer First Response Unit contains amendments to remove the Secretary and Treasurer positions, revise the Chief position duties, and revise all references of “by-laws” as follows:Section 33.45 Establishment:• Revision to Subsection B with replacement of “by-laws” with “policies and procedures”.• Addition to Subsection B Subpart 1 Chief of “The Chief shall report and maintain records concerning all activities of the Unit, including calls by type, location and such other information as may be appropriate from time to time, shall notify members of drills, meetings or elections, shall be responsible for all correspondence, and shall perform such other duties as may be required by the Unit or the City Council.”• Removal of Subsection B Subparts 3 Secretary and 4 Treasurer in their entirety.Section 33.46 Membership:• Revision with replacement of “Secretary” in the first sentence to “Chief”.• Revision with replacement of all references to “by-laws”, “by-laws, procedures or rules”, “by-laws, procedure, or rule”, or “by-laws and procedures” to “policies and procedures”.
Section 33.47 Organization and Elections:• Revision to Subsection A with replacement of “by-laws, policy and procedures” with “policies and procedures” and removal of “Secretary and Treasurer”.• Revision to Subsection B with replacement of “The offices of Secretary and Treasurer may be combined, at the discretion of the Unit.” to “The office of Secretary may be created at the discretion of the Unit.”• Revision to Subsection B with replacement of “by-laws” with “policies and procedures”. The prior Sections 33.45, 33.46, and 33.47 of Ordinance No. 33 Public Safety as it relates to the Volunteer First Response Unit shall be deemed repealed from and after the effective date of adoption of Ordinance 23-03.The public is invited to attend the February 14, 2023 Public Hearing for an opportunity to comment on the proposed amended Ordinance No. 23-03. Emailed or written comments may also be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org or City of Emily, PO Box 68, Emily, MN 56447.A copy of the proposed amended Ordinance No. 23-03 is available in the City Clerk’s Office and may be reviewed during normal office hours or by following the link to the Emily Code of Ordinances on the City website at www.cityofemily.com under the Government tab, Emily City Code subsection.The amended ordinance shall take effect upon publication of the ordinance in the City’s official newspaper.Dated this 26th day of January, 2023.Cari Johnson, MCMCCity Clerk/TreasurerPublished in Northland Press Tuesday, January 31, 2023
CITY OF CROSSLAKEThe City of Crosslake is accepting proposals for cleaning services on an independent contractual basis. Proposal must be received by 4:00 PM, February 10, 2023. Proposals received after the above date and time will not be considered. Please contact City Clerk at 218-692-2688 or email@example.com for proposal requirements or visit the City website at www.cityofcrosslake.org.Published in Northland Press on Tuesday, January 31, 2023
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR CLEANING SERVICES
CITY OF CROSSLAKEThe City of Crosslake is accepting proposals for legal services on an independent contractual basis. Proposal must be received by 4:00 PM, February 10, 2023. Proposals received after the above date and time will not be considered. Please contact City Clerk at 218-692-2688 or firstname.lastname@example.org for proposal requirements or visit the City website at www.cityofcrosslake.org.Published in Northland Press on Tuesday, January 31, 2023
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR CITY ATTORNEY
CITY OF CROSSLAKEThe City of Crosslake is accepting proposals for labor and employment legal services on an independent contractual basis. Proposal must be received by 4:00 PM, February 24, 2023. Proposals received after the above date and time will not be considered. Please contact City Clerk at 218-692-2688 or email@example.com for proposal requirements or visit the City website at www.cityofcrosslake.org.Published in Northland Press on Tuesday, January 31, 2023
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR LABOR & EMPLOYMENT LEGAL SERVICES
CITY OF CROSSLAKEPursuant to Minnesota State Statute 462, and the Crosslake Zoning Ordinance, you are hereby notified of a public hearing on the following land use application(s) before the City of Crosslake Planning Commission/Board of Adjustment on February 24, 2023 at 9:00 A.M. in the Crosslake City Hall, 13888 Daggett Bay Rd, Crosslake, MN 56442 (See website for any possible changes)ON-SITES: The Planning Commission/Board of Adjustment members will be conducting on-site visits on February 23, 2023 for the February 24, 2023 Planning Commission/Board of Adjustment meeting. The board members and staff will be leaving the Crosslake City Hall at 9:00 A.M.PETITION FOR A CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT:
NOTICE OF HEARING
Muffin Top LLC: 35734 Allen Avenue, City of Crosslake. To request a conditional use permit for liquor: on and/or off sale for a wine bar in the Downtown Commercial district.Applications on the website may or may not be approved as submitted.Published in Northland Press on Tuesday, January 31, 2023
CITY OF FIFTY LAKESThe purpose of this report is to provide a summary of the 2023 budget information concerning the City of Fifty Lakes. The budget is published in accordance with Minnesota Statute 471.6965. This budget is a summary document only. The complete budget may be examined at the Office of the City Clerk, 40447 Town Hall Road, Fifty Lakes, MN. The City Council approved this budget on December 19, 2022:
CITY SUMMARY BUDGET STATEMENT
| ||2022 BUDGET ||2022 BUDGET |
|REVENUES || || |
|Property Taxes ||520,000 ||625,000 |
|Charges for Services ||9,675 ||8,600 |
|Licenses & Permits ||21,200 ||21,200 |
|Grant from County ||6,000 ||7,000 |
|Interest of Investments ||100 ||100 |
|Intergovernmental Aid ||10,500 ||10,500 |
|Misc. Revenues ||20,500 ||850 |
|Transfers Other Funds ||10,036 ||10,035 |
|TOTAL ||550,781 ||683,285 |
| || || |
|EXPENDITURES || || |
|General Government ||271,776 ||303,650 |
|Public Safety ||72,125 ||86,925 |
|Streets and Highways ||207,610 ||210,320 |
|Culture and Recreation ||7,500 ||14,390 |
|Capital Outlay ||39,000 ||68,000 |
|TOTAL ||598,011 ||683,285 |
Karen L. Stern
Clerk - Treasurer
City of Fifty Lakes
Published in Northland Press Tuesday, January 31, 2023
CITY OF FIFTY LAKES JOB OPENINGTitle: City Clerk-TreasurerHours: 30 - 40 Hours per weekThe City of Fifty Lakes is accepting applications for a City Clerk-Treasurer position. This position is responsible for the daily administration, operation of the City and coordination of all City affairs in accordance with statutes and directives from the City Council. The City Clerk-Treasurer performs high-level accounting duties in the maintenance and control of municipal finance operations, including budget preparation, receipts and disbursements, insurance, payroll, taxes, investments, and the preparation of related financial reports, and oversees accounting of municipal liquor operations.Minimum Requirements: An associate degree is required, and a bachelor’s degree is preferred. One to three years of experience in administrative capacity or financial/accounting position for a small to medium size organization is required, and the same experience with a government entity is preferred. Applications and a complete job description can be obtained at the Fifty Lakes City Hall during business hours of Monday - Friday, 9 am until 2 pm; or our website at: FiftyLakesMN.com for more information call 218-763-3113 Send cover letter and resume to: City of Fifty Lakes, PO Box 125, Fifty Lakes MN 56448, (or fax 218-763-5113 or E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).Application deadline is February 10th, 2023.Published in Northland Press Tuesday, January 24, 2023, Tuesday, January 31, 2023 and Tuesday, February 7, 2023
CITY OF JENKINSThe purpose of this report is to provide summary 2023 budget information concerning the City of Jenkins to interested citizens. The budget is published in accordance with Minn. Stat. Sec. 471.6965. This budget is not complete: the complete budget may be examined at the City Clerk’s Office, 33861 Cottage Avenue, Jenkins, MN 56474. The City Council approved this budget on December 12, 2022
2023 SUMMARY BUDGET
| ||2021 ||2022 |
|Revenues ||Actual ||Budget |
|Property Taxes ||$330,.50 ||$335,000 |
|Licenses & Permits ||$9,876 ||$3,950 |
|Intergovernmental Revenues (State) ||$20,713 ||$21,095 |
|Federal Grants ||$15,000 ||$ 0 |
|Charges for Services ||$5,575 ||$1,000 |
|Fines and Forfeits ||$4,096 ||$3,000 |
|Interest on Investments ||$1,503 ||$1,000 |
|Miscellaneous Revenues ||$2,898 ||$500 |
|Other Financing Sources ||$493 ||$493 |
|Total Revenues ||$390,504 ||$366,038 |
| || || |
|Expenditures || || |
|General Government ||$149,224 ||$179,583 |
|Public Safety ||$58,879 ||$62,700 |
|Streets and Highways ||$93,633 ||$138,336 |
|Sanitation ||$548 ||$1,300 |
|Parks and Recreation ||$6,253 ||$6,000 |
|Transfer to other funds ||$62,130 ||$0 |
|Total Expenditures ||$370,668 ||$335,000 |
| || || |
|Property Tax Levy Requirement to Fund this Budget ||$324,686 ||$335,000 |
Posted this 23rd day of January, 2023
Krista A. Okerman, City Clerk-Treasurer
Published in Northland Press Tuesday, January 31, 2023
IN THE JUVENILE COURT FOR THE COUNTY OF BURKE, STATE OF GEORGIA
IN THE INTEREST OF: (K. A. B. )
FILE NO: 2021JVDP0026
(SEX: FEMALE )
(DOB: 04/13/2006 )
NOTICE OF SUMMONS
TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN and JOSEPH CHARLES BUSKIRK, the alleged biological/putative father of the above minor child, whose last known address is 51060 Johnson Street, Dowagiac, Michigan 49047, and any other party claiming to have a parental interest in said minor child born to Malerie Lynn Regenos f/k/a Malerie Lynn Quick.
YOU ARE NOTIFIED, in accordance with O.C.G.A.§15-11-96, that the above proceeding seeking the termination of the parental rights of the named child was filed against you in said Court on the 9th day of January, 2023, by reason of an Order for Service by Publication entered by this Court.
YOU ARE HEREBY COMMANDED AND REQUIRED to lay any and all other business aside and to be and appear before the Juvenile Court of Burke County, located at 200 East Sixth Street, Waynesboro, Georgia 30830, on the 27th day of April, 2023, at 1:30 p.m. and to remain in attendance from hour to hour, day to day, month to month, year to year, and time to time, as said case may be continued, and until discharged by the Court; each of you then and there to make defense and to show cause why the said and all parties named herein should not be dealt with according to the provisions of the law. The hearing is for the purpose of determining whether your parental rights should be terminated. The effect of an order terminating parental rights under O.C.G.A.§15-11-93 is without limit as to duration and terminates all the parent’s rights and obligations with respect to the child and all rights and obligations of the child to the parent arising from the parental relationship, including rights of inheritance. The parent whose rights are terminated is not thereafter entitled to notice of proceedings for the adoption of the child by another, nor has the parent any right to object to the adoption or otherwise to participate in the proceedings.
A copy of the petition may be obtained by the parents from the Clerk of the Burke County Juvenile Court, 640 Ronald Reagan Drive, Evans, Georgia, during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, exclusive of holidays. A free copy shall be available to the parent. Upon request, the copy will be mailed to the requester - parents or alleged parents only.
YOU ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED that while responsive pleadings are not mandatory, they are permissible and you are encouraged to file with the Clerk of this Court and serve on Petitioner’s attorney below, an answer or other responsive pleadings within sixty (60) days of the date of the order for service by publication.
WITNESS the Honorable William M. Fleming, Judge of said Court, this 9th day of January, 2023.
Radeta G. Smith
(Deputy) Clerk, Juvenile Court
Burke County, Georgia
Published in Northland Press: Tuesday, January 31, 2023, Tuesday, February 7, 2023, Tuesday, February 14, 2023 and Tuesday, February 21, 2023
NOTICE OF MORTGAGE
DATE: January 10, 2023YOU ARE NOTIFIED that default has occurred in he conditions of the following described Mortgage:
INFORMATION REGARDING MORTGAGE TO BE FORECLOSED1. Date of Mortgage: January 25, 20002. Mortgagors: Robert E. Monkman (now deceased) and Harriet C. Monkman (now deceased), husband and wife3. Mortgagees: CreditAmerica Savings Company, n/k/a American National Bank of Minnesota 4. Recording Information: Recorded on February 3, 2000, as Document Number 421889 in the Office of the County Recorder of Cass County, Minnesota, modified as follows: Modification of Mortgage dated January 31, 2003, and recorded on February 3, 2003, as Document Number 461933 in the Office of the County Recorder of Cass County, Minnesota; Modification of Mortgage dated March 30, 2004, and recorded on March 31, 2004, asDocument Number A000481734 in the Office of the County Recorder of Cass County, Minnesota;Modification of Mortgage dated March 30,2007, and recorded on April 9, 2007, as Document Number A000525157 in the Office of the County Recorder of Cass County, Minnesota;Modification of Mortgage dated March 24, 2010, and recorded on April 12, 2010, as Document Number A000559264 in the Office of the County Recorder of Cass County, Minnesota;Modification of Mortgage dated May 16, 2013, and recorded on May 22, 2013, as Document Number A000592738 in the Office of the County Recorder of Cass County, Minnesota;Modification of Mortgage dated July 13, 2016, and recorded on July 18, 2016, as Document Number A000623069 in the Office of the County Recorder of Cass County, Minnesota; andModification of Mortgage dated July 13, 2021, and recorded on August 13, 2021, as Document Number A000675647 in the Office of the County Recorder of Cass County, Minnesota.5. Assignments of Mortgage, if any: None
INFORMATION REGARDING MORTGAGE PREMISES6. Tax parcel identification number of the mortgaged premises: 41·570·02407. Legal description of the mortgaged premises: Lot 4, Block 2, Seven Oaks8. The physical street address, city, and zip code of the mortgaged premises: 13269 Whitetail Lane SW, Pillager,MN 56473
OTHER FORECLOSURE DATA9. The person holding the Mortgage: is not a transaction agent, as defined by Minn. Stat. 58.02, subd. 30. The names of the residential mortgage servicer and the lender or broker, as defined in Minn. Stat. 58.02, is American National Bank of Minnesota.10. If stated on the Mortgage, the name of the mortgage originator, as defined in Minn. Stat. 58.02, is Credit America Savings Company, n/k/a American National Bank of Minnesota.
INFORMATION REGARDING FORECLOSURE11. The requisites of Minn. Stat. 580.02 have been satisfied.12. The original principal amount secured by the Mortgage was $102,400.00.13. At the date of this notice the amount due on the Mortgage, including taxes, if any, paid by the holder of the Mortgage, is: $79,510.57.14. Pursuant to the power of sale in the Mortgage, the Mortgage will be foreclosed, and the mortgaged premises will be sold by the Sheriff of Cass County, Minnesota, at public auction on March 8, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. at the Cass County Sheriffs Office, 301 Minnesota Ave. W.,Walker, Minnesota.15. The time allowed by law for redemption by Mortgagor or Mortgagor's personal representatives or assigns is six months after the date of sale.16. Minn. Stat. 580.04(b) provides, "If the real estate is an owner-occupied, single-family dwelling, the notice must also specify the date on or before which the mortgagor must vacate the property if the mortgage is not reinstated under section 580.30 or the property redeemed under section 580.23." If this statute applies, the time to vacate the property is 11:59 p.m. on September 8, 2023.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. BORDEN, STEINBAUER,KRUEGER & KNUDSON, P.A.By: Virginia J. KnudsonAttorney for MortgageeName and address of Attorney for Mortgagee or Mortgage Assignee:Virginia J. Knudson, Atty. ID#0247819Borden, Steinbauer, Krueger & Knudson, P.A.302 South Sixth StreetP.O. Box 411Brainerd, MN 56401(218) 829-1451File #33525Name of Mortgagee or Mortgage Assignee:American National Bank of Minnesota7638 Woida Rd., Baxter, MN 56425
DEBT VALIDATION NOTICEYou have thirty (30) days from the day you received this Notice to dispute all or part of the debt. If you notify me in writing that all or part of the debt is disputed, I will provide you with a verification of the debt by mail. Unless you dispute all or part of the debt in writing within this period of time, I will assume the debt is valid.If the current creditor is different from the original creditor of this debt, I will provide you with the name and address of the original creditor by mail if you request this in writing 30 days from the date you received this notice.This is an attempt to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose.Published in Northland Press: Tuesday, January, 17, 2023, January 24, 2023, January 31, 2023, February 7, 2023, February 14, 2023 and February 21, 2023
STATE OF MINNESOTA
NINTH JUDICIAL COURT
COURT FILE # 11-PR-23-55
NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR DETERMINATION OF DESCENT
In Re: Estate of Byron Gerald Shepard, a/k/a Byron Shepard, Decedent.
ARLENE SHEPARD ("Petitioner") has filed a Petition for Determination of Descent.
It is Ordered that on 14 February 2023, at 0900 am a hearing will be held in this Court at Cass County Courthouse, 300 Minnesota Avenue, Walker, MN 56484, on the petition.
The petition represents that the Decedent died intestate more than three (3) years ago leaving property in Minnesota. The petition requests the Court determine the descent of such property, and assign the property to the persons entitled.
Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the petition will be granted.
Notice shall be given by publishing this Notice and Order as provided by law and by:
Mailing a copy of this Notice and Order to each interested person by United States mail at least 14 days before the time set for the hearing and publishing this Notice and Order in accordance with Minn. Stat. § 524.1-401(3).
BY THE COURT
Dated: 12 January 2023
Judge of District Court
Dated: 12 January 2023
Deputy Court Administrator
ATTORNEY FOR PETITIONER
BORDEN, STEINBAUER, KRUEGER & KNUDSON, P.A.
Charles P. Steinbauer, MN# 010484X
302 South Sixth Street, P.O. Box 411
Brainerd, MN 56401
Telephone: (218) 829-1451
Facsimile: (218) 829-2946
Published in Northland Press: Tuesday, January 24, 2023 and Tuesday, , January 31, 2023
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