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notices CE IE SALE IlFICATION OF TITY OF THE WITHIN THE LAW IS NOT GIVEN, that the conditions of 997 : Karyn eat Bank '.OF RECORDING: 1997 Big Stone Docu'ment No. OF MORTGAGE: sota Housing 31, 1997, Big Stone ent No. PTION OF of Block Two n to the City of a subdivison of of the Northeast )f Section Nine wenty-one I46), West PROPERTY IS AMOUNT OF CLAIMED TO OF NOTICE, PAID BY ant of proceeding Mortgagee ulrements as no action or law or debt secured thereof; POwer of sale the above sold by the Tuesday, a.m. Steps of Big e, City of ,ured by said any, on said costs and fees :lemption of said their personal FROM ON LAW FOR ERSONAL ASSIGNS, !VE WEEKS ENTERED ' TATUTES, 3, THAT THE ;ES ARE ;IDENTIAL HAN FIVE USED ON, HOUSING AGENCY FROM 12, 2003) Think of your Website as a billboard. and F'ts00 Unless our PUBLIC NOTICE CLOSE PROXIMITY OWNERS AND LOCAL OFFICIALS BIG STONE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION Notice is hereby given that the Big Stone County Planning Commission will hold a special meeting for a public hearing on Tuesday, July 29, 2003 in the Memorial Building at 7:00 PM in Clinton, MN. Conditional Use Permit: Kenneth Lee Hilhan and Nancy Hillman Authorized Operator: Mark Sand and Gravel, Inc. Legal Description: SW 1/4 SW 1/4 Except Lots B and C, Section 16, Township 121, Range 45. This conditional use permit requests that an asphalt plant be allowed within the above described gravel pit. The above described property is zoned as A- 2, Agricultural Preservation District, and the request complies with Section 8.2.3.2. of the Big Stone County Land and Related Resources Ordinance, 1998. All persons interested may appear and be heard at said time and place, or submit views in writing or by representative. If you know of any interested property owner who, for any reason, has not received, a copy of this notice, please inform him/her of the time and place of the hearing. Dated: July 11,2003 By the order of the Big Stone County Planning Commission Ronda Maas, Deputy Environmental Officer 20 SE 2nd St. Ortonville, MN 56278 (July 15, 2003) NOTICE SPECIAL MEETING A special meeting of the Big Stone County Board of Commissioners will be held on Friday, July 18, 2003 at 11:00 AM in the Courtroom° The purpose of this meeting is to discuss preliminary consideration of allegations against an individual pursuant to MN Statute 13D.05 subd.2(b). Anyone from the public who would like to be heard at this meeting will be allowed two minutes to speak and must call the Auditor's. Office to be added to the agenda by Wednesday, July 16, 2003. (July 15, 2003) NOTICE ORDINANCE 03-02 CITY OF ORTONVILLE COUNTY OF BIG STONE STATE OF MINNESOTA AN ORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 150.116 CONTINUANCE AND MAINTENANCE OF NONCONFORMING USE is hereby amended by the addition of section K which reads as follows: (K) With respect to residential property in zones B-1 ,B-2 and B-3 1.) The owners of residential properties in Zones B-l, B-2 and B-3 may sell the property and the new owner tnay utilize the property for either commercial or residential use. However, once property is utilized for commercial use, residential use shall not be allowed. 2.) Section 150.116G does not apply to residential property on Zones B-l, B- 2 and B-3. All other provisions of Section 150.116 shall continue to apply to Zones B-l, B-2 and B-3. APPROVED: David Dinnel, Mayor ATTEST: Charleen K. Grossman City Clerk-Administrator . (July 15, 2003) PUBLIC NOTICE BIG STONE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION Notice is hereby given that the Big Stone County Planning Commission meeting regularly scheduled for August 12, 2003 is being re-scheduled for July 29, 2003. A public input hearing will be held in the Memorial Building at 7:00 p.m. in Clinton, Minnesota to discuss the proposed amendments of :the Big Stone County Animal Feedlot Ordinance. Several of the amendments are a result of changes to Minnesota Rules, Chapter 7020 while others are specific to Big Stone County. A full copy of the draft ordinance is on file in the Environmental Office at the courthouse for those wishing to view it. Photo copies are available -at a charge of $t0. All persons interested may appear and be heard at said time and place. Dated: July 11, 2003 Ronda Maas, Deputy Environmental Officer 20 SE 2nd Street Ortonvitle,MN 56278 (July 15, 2003) PROCEEDINGS OF THE 0RTONVILLE CITY COUNCIL , MONDAY, JUNE 16, 2003 7:00 PM SENIOR CITIZEN CENTER CALL TO ORDER AND ROLL CALL Mayor Dinnel called the regular meeting of the Ortonville City Council to order at 7:00 P.M. Roll call was taken with the following being present: Mel Reinke, Lenore Sellin, Mike Dorry, Dan Cakes, Lisa Berkner, Artie Arndt. City Staff Present: Char Grossman. Media present: John Paulson, Beth Fuller. Others Present: Darell McKinney, Mel Domine, Mel Ehlert, Todd Verheul, Sarah Verheul. AGENDA AMENDMENTS: A motion was offered by Reinke and seconded by Berkner and did pass unanimously to approve the agenda with the following addition: Additions: Committee/Board Reports & Recommendations: 10.e Park Board recommendation to combine summerpositions RECOGNITIONS/PRESENTATIONS/ INTRODUCTIONS: Todd Verheul approached the council with his request of changing the airport maintenance contract. A committee of Berkner, Reinke and Sellin will review the contract and recommend changes at the next counc meeting. CONSENT AGENDA: Mayor Dinnel asked if there were any additions, corrections, or deletions to be made to the Consent Agenda. Motion was made by Cakes and seconded by Sellin, to approve the Consent Agenda wlich included the following items: 9.a: Motion approving proposed council minutes of June 2, 2003. 10.a: Motion approving the Golf Board recommendation to refund the 2003 Golf Membership less $30.00 to Marilyn Dybvig due to health reasons. 10.b: Motion approving Lisa Berkner as the C!ty.'s representative to the Western Minnesota Revolving Loan Fund. 13.a: Motion approving 3.2% malt beverage permits for: Holiday Stationstore, Ortonville Pizza Ranch, Sioux Historic Pavilion and approving the liquor license for The Club House. 13.b: Motion approving bingo permit for Senior Center. 13.c: Motion approving payment of hospital project #24 $97,249.74. 13d: Cakes moved and Sellin seconded that the following resolution be adopted: RESOLUTION 03-064 APPROVING AIRPORT HANGAR/ TIE-DOWN LEASE AGREEMENTS BE IT AND IT IS HEREBY RESOLVED by the City Council of the City of Ortonville, Minnesota that agreements between the City of Ortonville and MD Aviation be and is h e r e by dA, a provde storing/ parKing or an aircraft for a one year period beginning January 1, 2003 and that the Mayor and Clerk-Administrator are hereby authorized to sign such agreements. Upon roll call vote the following voted aye: Reinke, Berkner, Sellin, Arndt, Dorry, Cakes, Dinnel and the following voted nay: none. Resolution 03-064 passed this 16th day of June 2003. 15. Motion approving payment of bills as presented. With all members voting in favor, the motion carried. COMMITTEE/BOARD REPORTS & RECOMMENDATIONS: The 2002 golf fees shortage was discussed. Upon the recommendation of the golf board, a motion was made by Berkner and seconded by Amdt and the motion passed unanimously to pursue looking into the 2002 golf books and find differences and to charge the golf clubhouse lessee for shortages. Upon the recommendation of the Planning & Zoning Commission, Berkner offered the First Reading of an Ordinance (Ordinance 03-02) amending the Land Usage Ordinance with changes to Districts B 1, B2 and B3. The park board is recommending the combining of the swimming pool director and the summer recreation director positions due the resignation of Kelsey -00MC Minnesoto Ciassifiec[ Advedisin 9 Net,,,,ork www.m n news pclpernd.orq real aCCident cases, and IDEAL GIFTS BY FRIENDLY has openings for party plan advisors. Call about our NEW Manager Program. Decor, Gifts, Toys, Cash, Trips. Recognition. 800/488.4875 www.frieodlyhome.com BRIDGE FOREMAN, CARPENTERS & Laborers wanted. Work lower & western half of Minnesota. Great pay plus health, life, 401k with match, Call Duininck Brothers, 800/328-8949. POOLSI POOLSt We're overstocked & clearing out 31'x19' family-sized pools w/sundeck, fence, filter, ladder only $8291 100% financing! (wac) Installation arranged. Homeowners! 800/852-7946 limited area. TIMESHARE RESALES 60-80% off Retaill Best Resorts & Seasons. Call for FREE Catalog! 800/704-0307. Browse 450 plus resorts online! www.holidaygtoup.com i rl AV [- l 4,99Ea. minimum only $2.49 Ea. n MN. As low as SHOPPING AND SIGHTSEEING DRIVERS/OWNER OPERATORSI in Czech Republic, DrY, Melsoen, Germany, Wroclaw, Great Pay, Benefits, High weekly miles. 1 yr. T/T exp, Call Poland. September 8-18, 2003. $2,190 per person air, bus, hotel (double occupancy). Contact Darlene HLIDEK SMX: 800/247-8040 www.smxc,com 218/845-2770. dhlidek@mleomn,net COLORADO RANCH SALE GRAIN HANDLING EQUIPMENT 80 aor $35,900 Only $60.twk Save $$ now and own some -SALES.PARTS-SERVICE of Colorado's best ranches, Eoy fabulous vw of the Rockies with stunning sunsetsl Access to 6000 acres of Bins, dryers, air systems, conveyers, feed tanks, wet hold- Fed. Rec. area• Yr Rnd road with tel/oleo. Ext. Owner ing tanks, dump pits, GSI, BROCK, Farms Fans. United financing. Call Toll Free 866/69@5263. Based on 3 yr fixed Farmers Co-op 800/642-4104 rate of 6.95% for 15 yrs w/20% down. I0000@LORF. Minnesota for travel info: 651-296-5029 or 800-657-3700 www.exploreminnesota.com Right now, start planning your summer vacation in the spectacular Chippewa National Forest, with Minnesota's finest resorts and finest fishing. Minnesota Northwouds Tourism Bureau. 1-877-955-2755 www.minnesotanorthwoods,com/deals Henningson. Dinnel moved and Dorry seconded that the following resolution be adopted: RESOLUTION 03-065 RESOLUTION COMBINING SWIMMING POOL DIRECTOR POSITION AND SUMMER RECREATION DIRECTOR POSITION FOR THE 2003 SEASON WHEREAS, upon the recommendation of the park board, the Summer Recreation Director position and the Swimming Pool Director position be combined for the 2003 season, and WHEREAS the salary for the period of June 1, 2003 through September 15, 2003 be set at $7,100.00, and NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by the City Council of the City of Ortonville that Rebekah Zahrbock will fill this position for 2003. Upon roll call vote the following voted aye: Dorry, Berkner, Reinke, Dinnel, Arndt, Sellin, Cakes and the following voted nay: none. Resolution 03-065 passed this 16th day of June 2003. UNFINISHED BUSINESS: A letter has been received from the City Health Officer Delage about the condition of the properties along Highway 7 across from the elevator. This is the properties that the Council has dealt with for many years. They have been waiting for the properties to be forfeited for'taxes. Two of the houses will begin this process later this summer. No action taken. NEW BUSINESS: Reinke moved and Sellin seconded that the following resolution be adopted: RESOLUTION 03-066 RESOLUTION APPROVING HWY 7 PROJECT CHANGE ORDER #6 BE IT AND IT IS HEREBY RESOLVED by the Council of the City of Ortonville that Hwy 7 Project change order #6 in the amount of ($5,000.00) be and is hereby approved as follows: 1. Approval is subject to MnDot approval of said change order 2. Approval is subject to Engineer's approval. Upon roll call vote the following voted aye: Dorry, Berkner, Reinke, Dinnel, Arndt, Sellin, Cakes and the following voted nay: none. Resolution 03-066 passed this 16th day of June 2003. Reinke moved and Arndt seconded that the following resolution be adopted: RESOLUTION 03-067 RESOLUTION APPROVING HWY 7 PAY REQUEST #15 FINAL PAYMENT BE IT AND IT tS HEREBY RESOLVED by the Council of the City of Ortonville, Minnesota that the Hwy 7 project pay request #15 - Final Payment in the amount of $54,262.24 is hereby approved and ordered paid and further that said payment shall come from budgeted project funds. Upon roll call vote the following voted aye: Dinnel, Arndt, Reinke, Berkner, Cakes, Sellin and the following voted nay: Dorry. Resolution 03-067 passed this 16th day of June 2003. Section 114.02 of the City Ordinances dealing with dance permits was reviewed. Additional information will be obtained from the League. A motion was made by Dinnel and seconded by Reinke and the motion passed unanimously accepting the resignation of Vicki Cakes as the EDA Administrative Secretary with regret. :'t: A motion was made by Reinke and seconded by Berkner and the motion passed unanimously accepting the resignation of Kelsey Henningson as the Summer Recreation Director with regret. ADJOURNMENT: There being no further business to come before the Council, Arndt moved the adjournment of the meeting and with no objections thereto, Dinnel adjourned the June 16, 2003 regular meeting of the Ortonville City Council at 7:46 P.M. Charleen K. Grossman, City Clerk-Administrator INDEPENDENT WANT ADS PAY iHi i i i '01 Dodge Intrepid SE 11,000 Vii. NOTICE OF EXPIRATION OF REDEMPTION STATE OF MINNESOTA ) Michelle R. Knutson COUNTY OF BIG STONE l § County Auditor TO ALL PERSONS HAVING AN INTEREST IN LANDS DESCRIBED IN THIS NOTICE You are hereby notified that the parcels of land described in this notice and located in Big Stone County, Minnesota, are subject to forfeiture to the State of Minnesota because of the nonpayment of delinquent property taxes, special assessments, penal- ties, interest and costs levied on those parcels. The t me for redemption from forfeiture expires if a redemption is not made by the later of: 1) 60 days after service of this notice on all persons having an interest in the lands of record at the office of the county recorder or 2) by May 12, 2003. The redemption must be made in my office. The following information is listed below: the name of the taxpayers, fee owners and and an),, interested parties who have filed the r addresses under M.S. 276.041 the legal descnption tax parcel number (PID); and the amount necessary to redeem the parce as of the date of this notice. Name Lismore Stock Farm Bernard & Ruth Guenther William Foley Bernard & Ruth Guenther Ronald Fossen Marvin Witte Ronda Herberg Witte Robert Stotesbery Shelby Little Mark & Melissa Block Henry J. Switters L.E. David Brovold Douglas Olson Roy Hartwell Etal Timmy & Mandy Barber Ralph E. Sealey Legal Description E part of Lot 4, Sac. 5-122-47 S 25' of Lots 7, 8, 9 & 10 Block 1, Original, City of Barry N 75' of 100' of Block 12, Original, City of Barry W 80' of Lot 17 Block 2, Original, City of Beardsley S 1/2 of Lot 1 Block 3, Westfall's 2nd Addition, City of Beardsley clinton Lands, 58'x83' Lying E of & adjacent to 83' of Lot 1 of eL 1, Sac. 16-123-46 Lots 19, 20 & 21 Block 3, Erickson's 3rd Addition, City of Clinton All of eL 6 & 25'x104.4' immed. E of & adjacent to eL 6, City of Clinton within Sac. 16-123-46 Lot C eL 31 & E 25' of eL 32, City of Clinton Lot 3 Block 5, Original, City of Graceville PIP 13-0212-000 15-0006-000 15-0058-000 16-0026-000 16-0187-000 17-0009-000 17-0190-000 17-0237-000 17-0296-000 19-0044-000 Amount Due $ 000.00 Lots 13, 14, 15, 16 & 17 20-0011-000 Block A, Original, City of Johnson N 25' of Lot 4 Block 2, 22-0665-000 States Addition, City of Ortonville Vacated Ave & Lot 7 22,0666-000 Block 3, States Addition, ..... City of Ort0nviile Dave A. Cote Lot 4 Block 1, 1st Addition 22-0746-000 James F. Cote Penn, City of Ortonville FAILURE TO REDEEM THE LANDS PRIOR TO THE EXPIRATION OF REDEMPTION WILL RESULT IN THE LOSS OF THE LAND AND FORFEITURE TO THE STATE OF MINNESOTA. Please contact the Big Stone County Auditor's office to verify the amount due at tiem of payment. Inquiries as to these proceedings can be made to the Big Stone County Auditor at the address listed below. Witness my hand and official seal this ??? day of July 2003. Michelle R. Knutson, Big Stone County Auditor 20 SE Second Street Ortonville, MN 56278 (July 15, 22, 2003) i i Wouldn't you want it located at the busiest intersection in the Ortonville area? The Value of Keeping it Local The ortonvilleindependent.com deliv- ers what online users crave--news. But not just any news, it's news about our community. No one else on the entire World Wide Web delivers the local news, local sports, local events, local photos, local information and advertising like we do. When people search the web to find out what's happening in the Or- tonville area they look to the Inde- pendent's online edition, ortonvillein- dependent.com Traffic: The Competitive Advantage Because we offer fresh news, our online readers keep coming back and they read an average of four pages of the online edition. The ortonvilleindependent.com is reg- istered on over 200 search engines and updated monthly. 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Ortonville Independent (320) 839-6163 ) i 00INDEPENDENT Page 9b notices CE IE SALE IlFICATION OF TITY OF THE WITHIN THE LAW IS NOT GIVEN, that the conditions of 997 : Karyn eat Bank '.OF RECORDING: 1997 Big Stone Docu'ment No. OF MORTGAGE: sota Housing 31, 1997, Big Stone ent No. PTION OF of Block Two n to the City of a subdivison of of the Northeast )f Section Nine wenty-one I46), West PROPERTY IS AMOUNT OF CLAIMED TO OF NOTICE, PAID BY ant of proceeding Mortgagee ulrements as no action or law or debt secured thereof; POwer of sale the above sold by the Tuesday, a.m. Steps of Big e, City of ,ured by said any, on said costs and fees :lemption of said their personal FROM ON LAW FOR ERSONAL ASSIGNS, !VE WEEKS ENTERED ' TATUTES, 3, THAT THE ;ES ARE ;IDENTIAL HAN FIVE USED ON, HOUSING AGENCY FROM 12, 2003) Think of your Website as a billboard. and F'ts00 Unless our PUBLIC NOTICE CLOSE PROXIMITY OWNERS AND LOCAL OFFICIALS BIG STONE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION Notice is hereby given that the Big Stone County Planning Commission will hold a special meeting for a public hearing on Tuesday, July 29, 2003 in the Memorial Building at 7:00 PM in Clinton, MN. Conditional Use Permit: Kenneth Lee Hilhan and Nancy Hillman Authorized Operator: Mark Sand and Gravel, Inc. Legal Description: SW 1/4 SW 1/4 Except Lots B and C, Section 16, Township 121, Range 45. This conditional use permit requests that an asphalt plant be allowed within the above described gravel pit. The above described property is zoned as A- 2, Agricultural Preservation District, and the request complies with Section 8.2.3.2. of the Big Stone County Land and Related Resources Ordinance, 1998. All persons interested may appear and be heard at said time and place, or submit views in writing or by representative. If you know of any interested property owner who, for any reason, has not received, a copy of this notice, please inform him/her of the time and place of the hearing. Dated: July 11,2003 By the order of the Big Stone County Planning Commission Ronda Maas, Deputy Environmental Officer 20 SE 2nd St. Ortonville, MN 56278 (July 15, 2003) NOTICE SPECIAL MEETING A special meeting of the Big Stone County Board of Commissioners will be held on Friday, July 18, 2003 at 11:00 AM in the Courtroom° The purpose of this meeting is to discuss preliminary consideration of allegations against an individual pursuant to MN Statute 13D.05 subd.2(b). Anyone from the public who would like to be heard at this meeting will be allowed two minutes to speak and must call the Auditor's. Office to be added to the agenda by Wednesday, July 16, 2003. (July 15, 2003) NOTICE ORDINANCE 03-02 CITY OF ORTONVILLE COUNTY OF BIG STONE STATE OF MINNESOTA AN ORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 150.116 CONTINUANCE AND MAINTENANCE OF NONCONFORMING USE is hereby amended by the addition of section K which reads as follows: (K) With respect to residential property in zones B-1 ,B-2 and B-3 1.) The owners of residential properties in Zones B-l, B-2 and B-3 may sell the property and the new owner tnay utilize the property for either commercial or residential use. However, once property is utilized for commercial use, residential use shall not be allowed. 2.) Section 150.116G does not apply to residential property on Zones B-l, B- 2 and B-3. All other provisions of Section 150.116 shall continue to apply to Zones B-l, B-2 and B-3. APPROVED: David Dinnel, Mayor ATTEST: Charleen K. Grossman City Clerk-Administrator . (July 15, 2003) PUBLIC NOTICE BIG STONE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION Notice is hereby given that the Big Stone County Planning Commission meeting regularly scheduled for August 12, 2003 is being re-scheduled for July 29, 2003. A public input hearing will be held in the Memorial Building at 7:00 p.m. in Clinton, Minnesota to discuss the proposed amendments of :the Big Stone County Animal Feedlot Ordinance. Several of the amendments are a result of changes to Minnesota Rules, Chapter 7020 while others are specific to Big Stone County. A full copy of the draft ordinance is on file in the Environmental Office at the courthouse for those wishing to view it. Photo copies are available -at a charge of $t0. All persons interested may appear and be heard at said time and place. Dated: July 11, 2003 Ronda Maas, Deputy Environmental Officer 20 SE 2nd Street Ortonvitle,MN 56278 (July 15, 2003) PROCEEDINGS OF THE 0RTONVILLE CITY COUNCIL , MONDAY, JUNE 16, 2003 7:00 PM SENIOR CITIZEN CENTER CALL TO ORDER AND ROLL CALL Mayor Dinnel called the regular meeting of the Ortonville City Council to order at 7:00 P.M. Roll call was taken with the following being present: Mel Reinke, Lenore Sellin, Mike Dorry, Dan Cakes, Lisa Berkner, Artie Arndt. City Staff Present: Char Grossman. Media present: John Paulson, Beth Fuller. Others Present: Darell McKinney, Mel Domine, Mel Ehlert, Todd Verheul, Sarah Verheul. AGENDA AMENDMENTS: A motion was offered by Reinke and seconded by Berkner and did pass unanimously to approve the agenda with the following addition: Additions: Committee/Board Reports & Recommendations: 10.e Park Board recommendation to combine summerpositions RECOGNITIONS/PRESENTATIONS/ INTRODUCTIONS: Todd Verheul approached the council with his request of changing the airport maintenance contract. A committee of Berkner, Reinke and Sellin will review the contract and recommend changes at the next counc meeting. CONSENT AGENDA: Mayor Dinnel asked if there were any additions, corrections, or deletions to be made to the Consent Agenda. Motion was made by Cakes and seconded by Sellin, to approve the Consent Agenda wlich included the following items: 9.a: Motion approving proposed council minutes of June 2, 2003. 10.a: Motion approving the Golf Board recommendation to refund the 2003 Golf Membership less $30.00 to Marilyn Dybvig due to health reasons. 10.b: Motion approving Lisa Berkner as the C!ty.'s representative to the Western Minnesota Revolving Loan Fund. 13.a: Motion approving 3.2% malt beverage permits for: Holiday Stationstore, Ortonville Pizza Ranch, Sioux Historic Pavilion and approving the liquor license for The Club House. 13.b: Motion approving bingo permit for Senior Center. 13.c: Motion approving payment of hospital project #24 $97,249.74. 13d: Cakes moved and Sellin seconded that the following resolution be adopted: RESOLUTION 03-064 APPROVING AIRPORT HANGAR/ TIE-DOWN LEASE AGREEMENTS BE IT AND IT IS HEREBY RESOLVED by the City Council of the City of Ortonville, Minnesota that agreements between the City of Ortonville and MD Aviation be and is h e r e by dA, a provde storing/ parKing or an aircraft for a one year period beginning January 1, 2003 and that the Mayor and Clerk-Administrator are hereby authorized to sign such agreements. Upon roll call vote the following voted aye: Reinke, Berkner, Sellin, Arndt, Dorry, Cakes, Dinnel and the following voted nay: none. Resolution 03-064 passed this 16th day of June 2003. 15. Motion approving payment of bills as presented. With all members voting in favor, the motion carried. COMMITTEE/BOARD REPORTS & RECOMMENDATIONS: The 2002 golf fees shortage was discussed. Upon the recommendation of the golf board, a motion was made by Berkner and seconded by Amdt and the motion passed unanimously to pursue looking into the 2002 golf books and find differences and to charge the golf clubhouse lessee for shortages. Upon the recommendation of the Planning & Zoning Commission, Berkner offered the First Reading of an Ordinance (Ordinance 03-02) amending the Land Usage Ordinance with changes to Districts B 1, B2 and B3. The park board is recommending the combining of the swimming pool director and the summer recreation director positions due the resignation of Kelsey -00MC Minnesoto Ciassifiec[ Advedisin 9 Net,,,,ork www.m n news pclpernd.orq real aCCident cases, and IDEAL GIFTS BY FRIENDLY has openings for party plan advisors. Call about our NEW Manager Program. Decor, Gifts, Toys, Cash, Trips. Recognition. 800/488.4875 www.frieodlyhome.com BRIDGE FOREMAN, CARPENTERS & Laborers wanted. Work lower & western half of Minnesota. Great pay plus health, life, 401k with match, Call Duininck Brothers, 800/328-8949. POOLSI POOLSt We're overstocked & clearing out 31'x19' family-sized pools w/sundeck, fence, filter, ladder only $8291 100% financing! (wac) Installation arranged. Homeowners! 800/852-7946 limited area. TIMESHARE RESALES 60-80% off Retaill Best Resorts & Seasons. Call for FREE Catalog! 800/704-0307. Browse 450 plus resorts online! www.holidaygtoup.com i rl AV [- l 4,99Ea. minimum only $2.49 Ea. n MN. As low as SHOPPING AND SIGHTSEEING DRIVERS/OWNER OPERATORSI in Czech Republic, DrY, Melsoen, Germany, Wroclaw, Great Pay, Benefits, High weekly miles. 1 yr. T/T exp, Call Poland. September 8-18, 2003. $2,190 per person air, bus, hotel (double occupancy). Contact Darlene HLIDEK SMX: 800/247-8040 www.smxc,com 218/845-2770. dhlidek@mleomn,net COLORADO RANCH SALE GRAIN HANDLING EQUIPMENT 80 aor $35,900 Only $60.twk Save $$ now and own some -SALES.PARTS-SERVICE of Colorado's best ranches, Eoy fabulous vw of the Rockies with stunning sunsetsl Access to 6000 acres of Bins, dryers, air systems, conveyers, feed tanks, wet hold- Fed. Rec. area• Yr Rnd road with tel/oleo. Ext. Owner ing tanks, dump pits, GSI, BROCK, Farms Fans. United financing. Call Toll Free 866/69@5263. Based on 3 yr fixed Farmers Co-op 800/642-4104 rate of 6.95% for 15 yrs w/20% down. I0000@LORF. Minnesota for travel info: 651-296-5029 or 800-657-3700 www.exploreminnesota.com Right now, start planning your summer vacation in the spectacular Chippewa National Forest, with Minnesota's finest resorts and finest fishing. Minnesota Northwouds Tourism Bureau. 1-877-955-2755 www.minnesotanorthwoods,com/deals Henningson. Dinnel moved and Dorry seconded that the following resolution be adopted: RESOLUTION 03-065 RESOLUTION COMBINING SWIMMING POOL DIRECTOR POSITION AND SUMMER RECREATION DIRECTOR POSITION FOR THE 2003 SEASON WHEREAS, upon the recommendation of the park board, the Summer Recreation Director position and the Swimming Pool Director position be combined for the 2003 season, and WHEREAS the salary for the period of June 1, 2003 through September 15, 2003 be set at $7,100.00, and NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by the City Council of the City of Ortonville that Rebekah Zahrbock will fill this position for 2003. Upon roll call vote the following voted aye: Dorry, Berkner, Reinke, Dinnel, Arndt, Sellin, Cakes and the following voted nay: none. Resolution 03-065 passed this 16th day of June 2003. UNFINISHED BUSINESS: A letter has been received from the City Health Officer Delage about the condition of the properties along Highway 7 across from the elevator. This is the properties that the Council has dealt with for many years. They have been waiting for the properties to be forfeited for'taxes. Two of the houses will begin this process later this summer. No action taken. NEW BUSINESS: Reinke moved and Sellin seconded that the following resolution be adopted: RESOLUTION 03-066 RESOLUTION APPROVING HWY 7 PROJECT CHANGE ORDER #6 BE IT AND IT IS HEREBY RESOLVED by the Council of the City of Ortonville that Hwy 7 Project change order #6 in the amount of ($5,000.00) be and is hereby approved as follows: 1. Approval is subject to MnDot approval of said change order 2. Approval is subject to Engineer's approval. Upon roll call vote the following voted aye: Dorry, Berkner, Reinke, Dinnel, Arndt, Sellin, Cakes and the following voted nay: none. Resolution 03-066 passed this 16th day of June 2003. Reinke moved and Arndt seconded that the following resolution be adopted: RESOLUTION 03-067 RESOLUTION APPROVING HWY 7 PAY REQUEST #15 FINAL PAYMENT BE IT AND IT tS HEREBY RESOLVED by the Council of the City of Ortonville, Minnesota that the Hwy 7 project pay request #15 - Final Payment in the amount of $54,262.24 is hereby approved and ordered paid and further that said payment shall come from budgeted project funds. Upon roll call vote the following voted aye: Dinnel, Arndt, Reinke, Berkner, Cakes, Sellin and the following voted nay: Dorry. Resolution 03-067 passed this 16th day of June 2003. Section 114.02 of the City Ordinances dealing with dance permits was reviewed. Additional information will be obtained from the League. A motion was made by Dinnel and seconded by Reinke and the motion passed unanimously accepting the resignation of Vicki Cakes as the EDA Administrative Secretary with regret. :'t: A motion was made by Reinke and seconded by Berkner and the motion passed unanimously accepting the resignation of Kelsey Henningson as the Summer Recreation Director with regret. ADJOURNMENT: There being no further business to come before the Council, Arndt moved the adjournment of the meeting and with no objections thereto, Dinnel adjourned the June 16, 2003 regular meeting of the Ortonville City Council at 7:46 P.M. Charleen K. Grossman, City Clerk-Administrator INDEPENDENT WANT ADS PAY iHi i i i '01 Dodge Intrepid SE 11,000 Vii. NOTICE OF EXPIRATION OF REDEMPTION STATE OF MINNESOTA ) Michelle R. Knutson COUNTY OF BIG STONE l § County Auditor TO ALL PERSONS HAVING AN INTEREST IN LANDS DESCRIBED IN THIS NOTICE You are hereby notified that the parcels of land described in this notice and located in Big Stone County, Minnesota, are subject to forfeiture to the State of Minnesota because of the nonpayment of delinquent property taxes, special assessments, penal- ties, interest and costs levied on those parcels. The t me for redemption from forfeiture expires if a redemption is not made by the later of: 1) 60 days after service of this notice on all persons having an interest in the lands of record at the office of the county recorder or 2) by May 12, 2003. The redemption must be made in my office. The following information is listed below: the name of the taxpayers, fee owners and and an),, interested parties who have filed the r addresses under M.S. 276.041 the legal descnption tax parcel number (PID); and the amount necessary to redeem the parce as of the date of this notice. Name Lismore Stock Farm Bernard & Ruth Guenther William Foley Bernard & Ruth Guenther Ronald Fossen Marvin Witte Ronda Herberg Witte Robert Stotesbery Shelby Little Mark & Melissa Block Henry J. Switters L.E. David Brovold Douglas Olson Roy Hartwell Etal Timmy & Mandy Barber Ralph E. Sealey Legal Description E part of Lot 4, Sac. 5-122-47 S 25' of Lots 7, 8, 9 & 10 Block 1, Original, City of Barry N 75' of 100' of Block 12, Original, City of Barry W 80' of Lot 17 Block 2, Original, City of Beardsley S 1/2 of Lot 1 Block 3, Westfall's 2nd Addition, City of Beardsley clinton Lands, 58'x83' Lying E of & adjacent to 83' of Lot 1 of eL 1, Sac. 16-123-46 Lots 19, 20 & 21 Block 3, Erickson's 3rd Addition, City of Clinton All of eL 6 & 25'x104.4' immed. E of & adjacent to eL 6, City of Clinton within Sac. 16-123-46 Lot C eL 31 & E 25' of eL 32, City of Clinton Lot 3 Block 5, Original, City of Graceville PIP 13-0212-000 15-0006-000 15-0058-000 16-0026-000 16-0187-000 17-0009-000 17-0190-000 17-0237-000 17-0296-000 19-0044-000 Amount Due $ 000.00 Lots 13, 14, 15, 16 & 17 20-0011-000 Block A, Original, City of Johnson N 25' of Lot 4 Block 2, 22-0665-000 States Addition, City of Ortonville Vacated Ave & Lot 7 22,0666-000 Block 3, States Addition, ..... City of Ort0nviile Dave A. Cote Lot 4 Block 1, 1st Addition 22-0746-000 James F. Cote Penn, City of Ortonville FAILURE TO REDEEM THE LANDS PRIOR TO THE EXPIRATION OF REDEMPTION WILL RESULT IN THE LOSS OF THE LAND AND FORFEITURE TO THE STATE OF MINNESOTA. Please contact the Big Stone County Auditor's office to verify the amount due at tiem of payment. Inquiries as to these proceedings can be made to the Big Stone County Auditor at the address listed below. 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