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(Published in the Brainerd Dispatch, Echo Journal, October 5, 2022, 1t.) NOTICE OF HEARING Pursuant to Minnesota Statutes Chapter 394, and the Crow Wing County Zoning Ordinance, you are hereby notified of public hearings on a land use application before the Crow Wing County Planning Commission/Board of Adjustment on October 20, 2022, beginning at 5:00PM in the Historic Court House, 3rd Floor, 326 Laurel Street, Brainerd MN 56401. Pursuant to Minnesota Statutes Chapter 13D.02 Subd. 4, the use of interactive technology will be utilized to conduct this meeting. One or more members of the Planning Commission / Board of Adjustment may be appearing remotely via interactive technology (Microsoft Teams). The physical location(s) where the member (or members) of the Board of Adjustment / Planning Commission will be participating includes the following: Rebecca Best present by use of interactive technology located at 131 Belle Rae Circle, Brainerd, MN 56401 These meetings will be conducted in a manner compliant with guidance issued by local, state, and federal governing authorities as related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Written comments regarding the following application will be accepted via mail or email any time prior to the October 20, 2022, Hearing. Any persons wishing to provide in-person Public Testimony will be allowed to do so at this Hearing. This Hearing will also be available to attend virtually via Microsoft Teams, to allow any virtual Public Testimony in addition to in-person Testimony. Comments may be submitted to Land Services, 322 Laurel St, Suite 15, Brainerd, MN 56401 or landservices@crowwing.us Any persons wishing to attend and/or provide testimony for the 10-20-2022 meeting via videoconference may join via Microsoft Teams with the following link: https://bit.ly/PCBOA or call +1 218-302-1725 and enter the Conference ID: 797 394 749# to attend and/or provide testimony via telephone. PETITION FOR VARIANCE: CHRISTENSEN FAMILY: 25455 PARK BEND RD, DEERWOOD, MN 56444; LOT 74 AND 75 AND ALL THAT PART OF A VACATED ‘PARK’, LYING E’LY OF THE N’LY EXTENSION OF THE W. LINE OF LOT 75 (COMMON ELEMENT PARCELS…); BAY LAKE TOWNSHIP, CROW WING COUNTY, MINNESOTA CLEMENTSON, BONNIE JEAN: 15389 WOODLAND BEACH LANE, DEERWOOD, MN 56444; LOTS 33 & 34 BLK 1, WOODLAND BEACH; BAY LAKE TOWNSHIP, CROW WING COUNTY, MINNESOTA FLYSJO, LOREN C: 22693 CEDAR SHORES DRIVE, AITKIN, MN 56431; LOT 12; DEERWOOD TOWNSHIP, CROW WING COUNTY, MINNESOTA KNOOIHUIZEN, MICHAEL & AMY: 9172 DOROTHY AVE, BRAINERD, MN 56401; LOT 1 BLOCK 1; UNORGANIZED/1ST ASSESSMENT, CROW WING COUNTY, MINNESOTA LANDER, TIMOTHY & SANDRA REV TRUST: 11668 COUNTY ROAD 118, MERRIFIELD MN 56465; THE W 300 FT OF 933 FT OF GOV LOT 1 SEC 2, EXCEPT THE W 125 FT OF THE E 758 FT THEREOF, AND ALSO INCLUDING THE N 105 FT OF THE W 330; LAKE EDWARD TOWNSHIP, CROW WING COUTNY, MINNESOTA LAVELLE, MICHAEL A & ROBIN L: LOT 2 BLOCK 4; GARRISON TOWNSHIP, CROW WING COUNTY, MINNESOTA PETITION FOR AFTER-THE-FACT VARIANCE: JAMES, DANIEL GREY & HAMMELL-JAMES, JAMIE LYN: 21388 ELK DRIVE, CROSBY, MN 56441; W 89.69 FT OF E 279.39 FT OF GL 4 SEC 25. SUBJECT TO EASMENTS OF RECORD; WOLFORD TOWNSHIP, CROW WING COUNTY, MINNESOTA CROW WING COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION AND BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT
(Published in the Echo Journal, October 5, 2022, 1t.) CITY OF PEQUOT LAKES PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION/BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: Notice is hereby given that the Pequot Lakes Planning Commission/Board of Adjustment will convene on Monday, October 24, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall, 4638 Main Street, to conduct the following public hearings: 1. Application for an Amendment to the Comprehensive Plan revising the Future Land Use Map. City of Pequot Lakes, applicant. 2. Application for an Ordinance Amendment to Section 17-5.7 of the Zoning Ordinance regarding the minimum lot size and dimensional requirements of the “Transitional Residential” Zone. City of Pequot Lakes, applicant. 3. Application for an Ordinance Amendment to revise Section 17-5.17 “Land Use Matrix” of the Zoning Ordinance. City of Pequot Lakes, applicant. All interested persons are invited to attend this hearing and be heard or send written comments to City Hall. Copies of the permit, maps, drawings and staff report are available at City Hall at least one week prior to the hearing date. Copies of the Staff Report regarding this application is available at City Hall or online at www.pequotlakes-mn.gov. Dawn Bittner Zoning Specialist City of Pequot Lakes “This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer”
(published in the Echo Journal October 5,12,19, 2022, 3t.) SUMMONS State of Minnesota County of Crow Wing In District Court Ninth Judicial District Court File No. 18-CV-22-3583 Thomas J. Johnson and Lois R. Johnson, Plaintiffs, -vs- Michael W. Flynn and Evelyn I. Flynn, husband and wife, Kenneth A. McLain and Patricia A. McLain, husband and wife, Delores M. Sathre and all unknown assigns of the above-named Defendants and all of the unknown heirs of any of the above-named Defendants now deceased, and all unknown persons claiming any right, title, estate, interest, or lien in the real estate described in the Complaint herein, Defendants. THE STATE OF MINNESOTA TO THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS: 1. YOU ARE BEING SUED. The Plaintiffs have started a lawsuit against you. The Plaintiffs’ Complaint against you is on file in the Office of the above-named Court in Crow Wing County Court File No. 18-CV-22-3583. Do not throw these papers away. They are official papers that affect your rights. You must respond to this lawsuit. 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 Borden, Steinbauer, Krueger & Knudson, P.A.302 South Sixth Street, P.O. Box 411, Brainerd, MN 56401. 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 Plaintiffs 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(s) 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 Crow Wing County, State of Minnesota, legally described as follows: That part of the Southeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter of Section 32, Township 135 North, Range 28 West, AND that part of Government Lot 1, Section 5, Township 134 North, Range 28 West, all being located in Crow Wing County, Minnesota, described as follows: Commencing at the northwest corner of said Government Lot 1; thence North 89 degrees 39 minutes 41 seconds East, along the north line of said Government Lot 1; a distance of 466.60 feet to the southerly right-of-way line of County Road 127; thence North 46 degrees 43 minutes 03 seconds East, along said southerly right-of-way line, a distance of 323.90 feet to the point of beginning of the tract to be described, said point being the northwest corner of Mclain’s Tract B description in Document Number 931066 as recorded in the Crow Wing County Recorder’s Office; thence South 25 degrees 39 minutes 57 seconds East, along the west line of said Mclain’s Tract B description, a distance of 296.00 feet to the southwest corner of said Mclain’s Tract B description; thence South 65 degrees 18 minutes 41 seconds West, a distance of 102.74 feet to the intersection with the east line of Document Number 453097 as recorded in the Crow Wing County Recorder’s Office; thence North 20 degrees 35 minutes 19 seconds West, along said east line, a distance of 270.29 feet to the intersection with the southerly right-of-way line of County Road 127; thence North 46 degrees 43 minutes 03 seconds East, along said southerly right-of-way line, a distance of 82.68 feet to the point of beginning. Said tract contains 0.6 acres, more or less, and is subject to any restrictions, reservations, and easements of record, if any. AND That part of Government Lot 1, Section 5, Township 134 North, Range 28 West, Crow Wing County, Minnesota, described as follows: Commencing at the northwest corner of said Government Lot 1; thence North 89 degrees 39 minutes 41 seconds East, along the north line of said Government Lot 1; a distance of 466.60 feet to the southerly right-of-way line of County Road 127; thence North 46 degrees 43 minutes 03 seconds East, along said southerly right-of-way line, a distance of 323.90 feet to the northwest corner of Mclain’s Tract B description in Document Number 931066 as recorded in the Crow Wing County Recorder’s Office; thence South 25 degrees 39 minutes 57 seconds East, along the west line of said Mclain’s Tract B description, a distance of 296.00 feet to the southwest corner of said Mclain’s Tract B description, said point being the point of beginning of the tract to be described; thence South 65 degrees 18 minutes 41 seconds West, a distance of 102.74 feet to the intersection with the east line of Document Number 453097 as recorded in the Crow Wing County Recorder’s Office; thence South 20 degrees 35 minutes 19 seconds East, along said east line, a distance of 292 feet, more or less, to the intersection with the northerly shoreline of North Long Lake; thence northeasterly along said northerly shoreline to the intersection with a ling that bears South 25 degrees 39 minutes 57 seconds East from the point of beginning, said line being the southwesterly line of Document Number 961987 as recorded in the Crow Wing County Recorder’s Office; thence North 25 degrees 39 minutes 57 seconds West, along said southwesterly line, a distance of 283 feet, more or less, to the point of beginning. Said tract contains 0.8 acres, more or less, and is subject to any restrictions, reservations, and easements of record, if any. The object of this action is to determine that Plaintiffs are the sole owners in fee simple (and as joint tenants), except as to mineral rights reserved to previous owners, if any of the above described premises and that Defendants have no right, estate, title or interest therein or lien thereon. Borden, Steinbauer, Krueger & Knudson, P.A. Dated: 9/08/2022 /s/ Charles P. Steinbauer (Atty. Reg. #10484X) Attorney for Plaintiffs 302 South Sixth Street P.O. Box 411 Brainerd, MN 56401-0411 Telephone: 218-829-1451
(Published in the Echo Journal October 5,12, 2022, 2t.) NOTICE OF HEARING ON IMPROVEMENT CITY OF LAKE SHORE COUNTY OF CASS STATE OF MINNESOTA To Whom It May Concern: Notice is hereby given that the City Council of Lake Shore will meet in the Council Chambers of City Hall at 5:30 PM on October 24, 2022, to consider the making of an improvement on Springside Drive, from the end of the city-maintained portion of the bituminous pavement to the vacated portion of Springside Drive, approximately 200 feet in total length by upgrading the existing roadway, including bituminous surfacing, pursuant to Minn. Stat. 429.011 to 429.111. The area proposed to be assessed for such improvement are the abutting property owners along Springside Drive. The estimated cost of the improvement is $53,000.00. A reasonable estimate of the impact of the assessment will be available at the hearing. Such persons as desire to be heard with reference to the proposed improvement will be heard at this meeting. /s/ Teri Hastings City Administrator

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(Published in the Echo Journal October 5, 12, 2022, 2t.) NOTICE OF AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF CROW WING DISTRICT COURT NINTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No.: 18-PR-22-3582 In Re: Estate of Genevieve N. Aegerter, Decedent It is Ordered and Notice is given that on November 8, 2022 at 8:30 a.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Brainerd, Minnesota, on a petition for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the decedent’s Will dated January 11, 1974 and for the appointment of William Aegerter, whose address is 1542 Sandia Lane, Frisco, TX 75033 as personal representative of the decedent’s estate in an unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be raised at the hearing or filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If the petition is proper and no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed with the full power to administer the decedent’s estate, including the power to collect all assets; pay all legal debts, claims, taxes, and expenses; sell real and personal property; and do all necessary acts for the decedent’s estate. Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. § 524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred. BY THE COURT Dated: September 27, 2002 /s/ Heidi Davies Referee of District Court /s/ Mallory Evenson Deputy Court Clerk Breen & Person, Ltd. J. Brad Person, Esq. #0296302 124 N. 6th Street, PO Box 472 Brainerd, MN 56401 Telephone: (218) 828-1248 Facsimile: (218) 828-4832 Email: brad@breenandperson.com
(Published in the Echo Journal, September 28, October 5, 12, 2022, 3t.) SUMMONS FOR THIRD PARTY CUSTODY Minn. Stat. ch. 257C State of Minnesota County of Sherburne District Court Tenth Judicial District Court File Number: 71-FA-22-425 Case Type: Custody Jeffrey Thomas Good, Petitioner Mary Shields Good, Co-Petitioner and Renee Elizabeth Durgin, Respondent Parent A Brandon Dale Elletson, Respondent Parent B. TO THE ABOVE-NAMED Respondents: IMPORTANT NOTICE: The Petitioner has filed a lawsuit against you to ask for custody of the following minor children: Mason James Elletson, BORN May 13, 2015 A copy of the Petition for Third Party Custody is served on you with this Summons. This Summons is an official document that affects your rights, even if it does not have a court file number listed. Read this Summons and the attached Petition carefully. If you do not understand it , contact an attorney for legal advice. 1. The Petitioner has filed a lawsuit against you asking the Court to give Petitioner custody of the minor children. You must serve upon Petitioner and file with the Court a written Answer to the Petition, and you must pay the required filing fee unless it is waived by the Court. Answer forms are available on the Minnesota Judicial Branch webpage at www.mncourts.gov/forms. You must serve your Answer upon the Petitioner within 21 days of the date you were served with this Summons, not counting the day of service. If you do not serve and file an Answer, the Court may decide custody and give Petitioner everything he or she is asking for in the attached Petition. DATE: 9/6/22 /s/ Jeffrey Good Signature of Petitioner 13453 43rd Street Clear Lake, MN 55319 Home: 320-743-3858; Cell: 320-761-0551 jmrgood@frontier.com DATE: 9/6/22 /s/ Mary Shields Good Signature of Co-Petitioner 13453 43rd Street Clear Lake, MN 55319 Home: 320-743-3858; Cell: 320-310-5355 jmrgood@frontier.com
(Published in the Echo Journal September 28, October 5, 2022, 2t.) City of Breezy Point Notice of Public Hearing Tuesday, October 11, 2022, 7:00 p.m. Breezy Point City Hall Whom It May Concern: Notice is hereby given that the City of Breezy Point Planning Commission / Board of Adjustment will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, October 11, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. or shortly thereafter at Breezy Point City Hall, 8319 County Road 11, to consider the following; Conditional Use Application C-22-005 Patricia A. Berscheid 8638 Eagle Lane, Breezy Point, MN. Parcel 10161678. Construct 30 x 30 accessory structure (cumulative total sq. ft. less than 1600) 15 – 20 feet in height. R-3 Zone. A notice relative to above listed request is sent to all property owners located within 350 feet of the applicant’s property. Please share this information with your neighbor in the even t that any property owner has been missed, or that our records are not correct. Public is invited to attend and be heard on these matters. Jerry Bohnsack, Planner City of Breezy Point (218) 562-4441 Ext. 260 planner@cityofbreezypointmn.us
(Published in the Echo Journal, September 28, October 5, 2022, 2t.) MINNESOTA SECRETARY OF STATE CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME Minnesota Statutes Chapter 333 1. List the exact assumed name under which the business is or will be conducted: Anderson Career Direction & Consulting 2. Principal Place of Business: 2414 Rookery Drive SW Brainerd, MN 56401 3. List the name and complete street address of all persons conducting business under the above Assumed Name OR if an entity, provide the legal corporate, LLC, or Limited Partnership name and registered office address. Byron P. Anderson 2414 Rookery Drive SW Brainerd, MN 56401 Pamela L. Anderson 2414 Rookery Drive SW Brainerd, MN 56401 4. I, the undersigned, certify that I am signing this document as the person whose signature is required, or as agent of the person(s) whose signature would be required who has authorized me to sign this document on his/her behalf, or in both capacities. I further certify that I have completed all required fields, and that the information in this document is true and correct and in compliance with the applicable chapter of Minnesota Statutes. I understand that by signing this document I am subject to the penalties of perjury as set forth in Section 609.48 as if I had signed this document under oath. Dated: 8/22/2022 /s/ Byron Anderson BYRON ANDERSON, OWNER

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(Published in the Brainerd Dispatch, Echo Journal, September 28, 2022, 1t.) NOTICE The Planning Commission/Board of Adjustment Members will be conducting on-site visits on October 06, 2022, for the October 20, 2022, Planning Commission/Board of Adjustment meetings. Board Members and staff will leave the Land Services Building at 8:30 AM. Locations: CHRISTENSEN FAMILY: 25455 PARK BEND RD, DEERWOOD, MN 56444; LOT 74 AND 75 AND ALL THAT PART OF A VACATED ‘PARK’, LYING E’LY OF THE N’LY EXTENSION OF THE W. LINE OF LOT 75 (COMMON ELEMENT PARCELS…); BAY LAKE TOWNSHIP, CROW WING COUNTY, MINNESOTA CLEMENTSON, BONNIE JEAN: 15389 WOODLAND BEACH LANE, DEERWOOD, MN 56444; LOTS 33 & 34 BLK 1, WOODLAND BEACH; BAY LAKE TOWNSHIP, CROW WING COUNTY, MINNESOTA JAMES, DANIEL GREY & HAMMELL-JAMES, JAMIE LYN: 21388 ELK DRIVE, CROSBY, MN 56441; W 89.69 FT OF E 279.39 FT OF GL 4 SEC 25. SUBJECT TO EASMENTS OF RECORD; WOLFORD TOWNSHIP, CROW WING COUNTY, MINNESOTA KNOOIHUIZEN, MICHAEL & AMY: 9172 DOROTHY AVE, BRAINERD, MN 56401; LOT 1 BLOCK 1; UNORGANIZED/1STASSESSMENT, CROW WING COUNTY, MINNESOTA LANDER, TIMOTHY & SANDRA REV TRUST: 11668 COUNTY ROAD 118, MERRIFIELD MN 56465; THE W 300 FT OF 933 FT OF GOV LOT 1 SEC 2, EXCEPT THE W 125 FT OF THE E 758 FT THEREOF, AND ALSO INCLUDING THE N 105 FT OF THE W 330; LAKE EDWARD TOWNSHIP, CROW WING COUTNY, MINNESOTA LAVELLE, MICHAEL A & ROBIN L: LOT 2 BLOCK 4; GARRISON TOWNSHIP, CROW WING COUNTY, MINNESOTA CROW WING COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION AND BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT
(Published in the Brainerd Dispatch, September 28, 2022 1t. & Echo Journal, September 28, 2022 1t.) CASS COUNTY NOTICE OF STATE GENERAL ELECTION Notice is hereby given that a State General Election will be held on November 8, 2022. The State General Election Ballot will include the offices of U.S. Representative District 8; State Senator District 2, 5, and 6; State Representative Districts 2B,5A, 5B, and 6A; Governor and Lieutenant Governor; Secretary of State; State Auditor; Attorney General; County Commissioner Districts 1 and 4; County Recorder; County Sheriff; County Attorney; Soil and Water District Supervisor Districts 1 and 5;Minnesota Supreme Court Associate Justice Seats 3 and 6; Minnesota Court of Appeals Judges 1,5,7,8,10,11,16,17,18, and 19; Ninth Judicial District Judges Seats 6,8,16,17,20,23. The ballot will also include local elections for the following contests within respective jurisdictions: CITY OFFICES SCHOOL DISTRICT OFFICES MAYOR COUNCIL COUNCIL BALLOT SCHOOL SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS MEMBER(S) QUESTIONS BOARD SPECIAL TERMS Special Terms MEMBERS (2 Yr) MEMBERS (2 yr) CITY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT Backus 1 2 0 No. 113 Walker-Hackensack-Akeley 3 1 Bena 1 2 0 No. 115 Cass Lake-Bena 3 *Boy River 1 2 2 No. 116 Pillager 3 Cass Lake 1 2 0 No. 118 Northland Community 3 Chickamaw Beach 1 1 1 No. 181 Brainerd 3 2 East Gull Lake 0 2 0 No. 186 Pequot Lakes 3 Federal Dam 1 1 0 No. 317 Deer River 3 Hackensack 0 2 1 No. 820 Sebeka 4 Lake Shore 0 2 0 No. 2170 Staples-Motley 3 Longville 1 2 0 No. 2174 Pine River Backus 4 Motley 1 2 0 Pillager 1 2 1 Pine River 1 2 0 UNITED HOSPITAL DISTRICT BOARD MEMBERS Remer 0 2 1 1– Becker Township 1– Byron Township Walker 1 2 0 *Boy River: City Clerk regular term and Special Election for City Treasurer (2yr) Ansel Seats 1 and 2 Treasurer Moose Lake Seat 1 Clerk Barclay Seat 1 Clerk Treasurer Otter Tail Peninsula Seat 2 Clerk Becker Seats 1 and 3 Treasurer *Pike Bay Seats 2 and 3 *Option B treasurer Beulah Seat 2 Clerk Pine Lake Seat 3 Birch Lake Seats 2 and 3 Pine River Seat 1 Clerk Seat 3 Blind Lake Seat 2 Clerk Ponto Lake Seat 3 Clerk Boy Lake Seat 3 Clerk Poplar Seat 2 Boy River Seats 1 and 2 Powers Seat 2 Bull Moose Seat 1 Treasurer Remer Seats 1 and 2 Bungo Seats 2 and 3 Treasurer Rogers Seat 2 Clerk Seat 3 Byron Seat 3 Clerk *Salem Seat 2 Clerk Seat 3/*Option B clerk Crooked Lake Seats 1,3, 5 Shingobee Seats 2, 4, 5 Deerfield Seat 3 Clerk Slater Seat 1 and 2 Treasurer Fairview Seats 1 and 3 Smoky Hollow Seat 3 Clerk Gould Seat 2 Sylvan Seats 3 and 5 *Hiram Seat 3 Clerk/Treasurer *Option B clerk/treas Thunder Lake Seats 2 and 3 Treasurer Homebrook Seats 2 and 3 Treasurer Torrey Seat 3 Clerk Inguadona Seat 3 Trelipe Seat 2 Clerk Leech Lake Seat 2 Clerk Turtle Lake Seat 1 Clerk Seat 3 Lima Seat 2 Wabedo Seats 1 and 2 Loon Lake Seats 2 and 3 Treasurer Walden Seat 2 Maple Seat 3 Treasurer Wilkinson Seats 2 and 3 Treasurer May Seats 2 and 3 Treasurer Wilson Seats 2 and 3 Treasurer McKinley Seats 1 and 3 Treasurer Woodrow Seats 2 and 3 Treasurer Meadow Brook Seat 3 Clerk Seat 1 TOWN OFFICES SUPERVISOR SEAT(S) CLERK OR TREASURER SPECIAL TERM (2 Yr) OFFICES or QUESTIONS TOWN OFFICES SUPERVISOR SEAT(S) CLERK OR TREASURER SPECIAL TERM (2 Yr) OFFICES or QUESTIONS *Hiram, May, Salem: Shall option B, providing for the appointment of the clerk by the town board, be adopted for the government of the town? *Hiram, May, Pike Bay: Shall option B, providing for the appointment of the treasurer by the town board, be adopted for the government of the town? *Lima: Shall the town of Lima dissolve? Polling place locations and hours of voting are as follows: At which places all qualified electors residing in their respective townships or cities may cast their ballots. All pre-registered voters in mail ballot precincts will receive ballots by mail. The polling place on election day for mail ballot precincts for voters not pre-registered is the office of the Cass County Auditor-Treasurer, Courthouse, Walker, Minnesota, and other designated locations. Election day hours are from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. For sample ballots and more information, visit casscountymn.gov, or call 218-547-7260. PRECINCT POLLING PLACE HOURS PRECINCT POLLING PLACE HOURS Townships Sylvan Town Hall 7 a.m.- 8 p.m. Bungo Town Hall 10 a.m.- 8 p.m. Trelipe Town Hall 10 a.m.- 8 p.m. Crooked Lake Town Hall 7 a.m.- 8 p.m. Wilkinson Town Hall 7 a.m.- 8 p.m. Fairview Town Hall 7 a.m.- 8 p.m. Woodrow Town Hall 7 a.m.- 8 p.m. Hiram Hackensack Community Bld 7 a.m.- 8 p.m. Kego Longville Fire Hall 7 a.m.- 8 p.m. Leech Lake Town Hall 10 a.m.- 8 p.m. Cities Maple Town Hall 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Cass Lake City Hall 7 a.m.-8 p.m. May Town Hall 7 a.m. - 8 p.m. East Gull Lake City Hall 7 a.m.-8 p.m. McKinley Town Hall 10 a.m.- 8 p.m. Hackensack Hackensack Community Bld 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Pike Bay Town Hall 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Lake Shore City Hall 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Pine River Town Hall 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Pillager City Hall 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Ponto Lake Town Hall 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Pine River City Hall 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Powers Town Hall 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Remer City Hall 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Shingobee Town Hall 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Walker Walker Fire Hall 7 a.m.-8 p.m. MAIL BALLOT PRECINCTS Ansel Township Bull Moose Township Loon Lake Township Slater Township Backus Byron Township Meadow Brook Township Smoky Hollow Township Barclay Township Chickamaw Beach Moose Lake Township Sucker Lakes Unorg. Becker Township Deerfield Township Motley-part in Cass County only Thunder Lake Township Bena Federal Dam Ottertail Peninsula Township Torrey Township Beulah Township Gould Township Pine Lake Township Turtle Lake Birch Lake Township Hardwood South Unorg. Poplar Township Wahnena Unorg. Blind Lake Township Homebrook Township Remer Township Wabedo Township Boy Lake Township Inguadona Township Rogers Point Unorg. Walden Township Boy River Lima Township Rogers Township Willow River Unorg. Boy River Township Longville Salem Township Wilson Township Winnie Portage Unorg.
(Published in the Echo Journal September 28, 2022, 1t.) CITY OF LAKE SHORE PLANNING COMMISSION/BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING MONDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2022 AT 9:00 AM LAKE SHORE CITY HALL TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: The Lake Shore Planning Commission/Board of Adjustment will hear the following applications at their regular scheduled meeting on Monday, October 10th at 9:00 AM, City Hall. VARIANCE: Jennifer Ruehle and James Olsen request a variance to construct a 26’x48’ detached garage at a sideyard setback of 5’ (north lot line) and a setback of 15’ from the northwest corner of the property. The property is described as Lots 3 and 4, Block 24 Tingdale Brothers Sherwood Forest on Gull Lake (site address is 8745 Interlachen Road). The property is zoned Low Density Residential. ADJOINING PROPERTIES PLEASE NOTE: Notice relative to the above listed requests are sent to all property owners within 500 feet of the applicant’s property. Please share this information with your neighbors in the event any property owners have been missed or that our records are not correct. Additional information on the above applications may be obtained at City Hall. Dated: September 28, 2022 For: City of Lake Shore Planning Commission/Board of Adjustment By: Teri Hastings Planning & Zoning Administrator
(Published in the Echo Journal, September 28, 2022, 1t.) The Board of Education Pequot Lakes School - ISD 186 August 15, 2022 A regular meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District #186 was held in the MS/HS Auditorium on August 15, 2022. Chair Susan Mathison-Young called the meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. Clerk Tracy Wallin recorded the minutes. Present: Directors Kim Bolz-Andolshek, Curt Johnson, Derrek Johnson, Susan Mathison-Young, Dena Moody, Amy Sjoblad, and Tracy Wallin, and Superintendent of Schools Kurt Stumpf. The Pledge of Allegiance was recited. The school board recognized visitors and those addressing the board during the open forum. Moved by D. Johnson, seconded by Bolz-Andolshek to approve the agenda as presented. Motion carried by a 7-0 vote. High School Principal Aaron Nelson presented information on alternative high school programming. A Local 284 negotiations report was presented by Superintendent Stumpf. Superintendent Stumpf updated the board on the facilities study and the EPA transportation grant. Chair Mathison-Young provided a summary report on the recent evaluation of Superintendent Stumpf. Moved by D. Johnson, seconded by Bolz-Andolshek to approve the consent agenda items, as presented. Motion carried by a 7-0 vote. a. Past Meeting Minutes: July 25, 2022, special meeting; July 26, 2022, negotiations team meeting b. Personnel Updates: Resignations: Melissa Chaney, assistant cross country coach; Melissa Perrine, Kid Konnection paraprofessional; Anthony Maurer, HS/MS Knowledge Bowl coach; Madison Stall, assistant volleyball coach Hires: Clayton Foster, assistant cross country coach; Clayton Foster, assistant girls track coach; Kendra Johnson, assistant volleyball coach; Mackenzie Nelson “C” girls basketball coach; Mackenzie Nelson, “C” softball coach; Travis Raske, director of teaching and learning; Tiffany Montgomery, high school secretary; Bailey Marshall, ML volleyball coach; Madison Stall, 9 th grade volleyball coach c. Bills Paid in the amount of $1,184,710.87 d. Treasurer Report – June 2022 e. 2022-23 Handbook approval: Elementary Student Handbook; Middle School Student Handbook; High School Student Handbook f. Policies with legislative and non-substantive changes Moved by C. Johnson, seconded by Sjoblad to authorize the superintendent to sign the License Agreement to Use Public Right-of-Way between the City of Pequot Lakes and the District relating to Olson Street. Motion carried by a 7-0 vote. Moved by C. Johnson, seconded by D. Johnson to approve the expenditure of up to $31,000 relating to the improvements of Olson Street. Motion carried by a 7-0 vote. Moved by Moody, seconded by Wallin to approve the addition of an elementary teaching position for the 2022-2023 school year. Motion carried by a 7-0 vote. Moved by C. Johnson to approve the substitute rate changes to $140 per day for substitute teachers, and $14 per hour for substitute non-licensed staff (clerical, paraprofessionals, food service, custodians, Kid Konnection). Motion failed for lack of a second. Moved by Bolz-Andolshek, seconded by Sjoblad to approve increasing the adult lunch price to $4.95, as required by MDE. Motion carried by a 7-0 vote. Moved by Moody, seconded by Wallin to adopt the resolution accepting donations. A roll call vote was taken with all members voting in favor. Motion carried by a 7-0 vote. District Accounts: Donor Item / Amount Designated Use Judy Larsen $ 100.00 GLAPA John Marchwick $ 100.00 GLAPA Bob & Jan Smith $ 500.00 GLAPA Renee & Dave Anderson $ 200.00 GLAPA Angie Wallin $ 480.00 GLAPA – “Newsies” flowers & candy-grams Pequot Lakes School PTA $ 5,419.09 Eagle View playground repairs Student Activity Fund Accounts: Donor Item / Amount Designated Use Douglas & Ann Yetzer $ 250.00 Robotics Team Pequot Lakes Dairy Queen $ 437.15 Dance Team Upcoming meeting dates were announced, as follows: August 29 6:00 p.m. Special Meeting (ATSR) September 12 6:00 p.m. Work Session September 19 6:00 p.m. Regular Meeting Filing for the school board election closes at 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 16. Information on filing is posted on the school board website. Moved by Bolz-Andolshek, seconded by D. Johnson to close the meeting to discuss the District’s labor negotiation strategy related to negotiations with Service Employees International Union, Local 284, pursuant to Minnesota Statute, Section 13D.03. Motion carried by a 7-0 vote. The meeting was closed at 6:52 p.m. Moved by D. Johnson, seconded by C. Johnson to reopen the meeting. Motion carried by a 7-0 vote. The meeting was reopened at 8:18 p.m. Moved by Moody, seconded by Sjoblad to adjourn. Motion carried by a 7-0 vote. The meeting was adjourned at 8:18 p.m. Respectfully submitted, Tracy Wallin, Clerk
(Published in the Echo Journal, September 28, 2002, 1t.) School Board Special Meeting ISD #186 August 29. 2002 A special meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District #186 was held in the MS/HS Media Center on August 29, 2022. Vice Chair Derrek Johnson called the meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. Clerk Tracy Wallin recorded the minutes. Present: Directors Kim Bolz-Andolshek, Curt Johnson, Derrek Johnson, Dena Moody, Amy Sjoblad, and Tracy Wallin, and Superintendent of Schools Kurt Stumpf. Absent: Director Susan Mathison-Young. The Pledge of Allegiance was recited. Moved by Bolz-Andolshek, seconded by Moody to approve the agenda as presented. Motion carried by a 6-0 vote. Eric Anderson from ATSR shared a facilities planning progress update. Superintendent Stumpf reported on the Safe Return to Learning Plan, welcome back for all staff on Tuesday, August 30, and provided a clarification and background information of the substitute pay rates.Moved by C. Johnson, seconded by Bolz-Andolshek to approve the substitute rate changes to $140 per day for substitute teachers, and $14 per hour for substitute non-licensed staff (clerical, paraprofessionals, food service, custodians, Kid Konnection). Motion carried by a 5-0 vote, with Moody abstaining. Moved by Bolz-Andolshek, seconded by Sjoblad to close the meeting to discuss the District’s labor negotiation strategy related to negotiations with Service Employees International Union, Local 284, pursuant to Minnesota Statute, Section 13D.03. Motion carried by a 6-0 vote. The meeting was closed at 6:48 p.m. Moved by Bolz-Andolshek, seconded by C. Johnson to reopen the meeting. Motion carried by a 6-0 vote. The meeting was reopened at 7:41 p.m. Moved by Bolz-Andolshek, seconded by Moody to adjourn. Motion carried by a 6-0 vote. The meeting was adjourned at 7:42 p.m. Respectfully submitted, Tracy Wallin, Clerk
(Published in the Echo Journal, September 28, 2002, 1t.) ORDINANCE NO. 5, FOURTH SERIES AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 20 OF THE CITY OF NISSWA ZONING ORDINANCE, REGARDING CONDITIONAL USE PERMITS THE CITY OF NISSWA COUNTY OF CROW WING STATE OF MINNESOTA The following is the official summary of Ordinance No. 5, approved by the City Council of the City of Nisswa, on the 20th day of September, 2022. The purpose and intent of this Ordinance is to amend the City Zoning Ordinance, Chapter 20; Article VII. – Signs; Sec. 20-473., Signs exempt from permit requirements. The City Council determines that publication of the title and a summary of this ordinance will clearly inform the public of the intent and effect of the ordinance and the Council has approved the text of this summary and has directed that the title and a summary be published pursuant to Minnesota Statute § 412.191, Subd. 4. A printed copy of the Ordinance is available for inspection by any person during regular office hours at the office of the City Clerk. Passed by the Council this 20th day of September, 2022, by a 5/5ths vote of the Council. By: John Ryan, Mayor City of Nisswa By: Jenny Max, City Administrator City of Nisswa
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(Published in the Brainerd Dispatch, Echo Journal, September 28, 2022, 1t.) NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING SHORT-TERM RENTAL LICENSING ORDINANCE REVISIONS The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners has scheduled a public hearing, pursuant to Minnesota Statute 375.51, for 9:05 AM on Tuesday, October 11, 2022, in the County Board Room, 3rd Floor, Historic Courthouse, Brainerd, MN. The purpose of the public hearing is to consider revising the Crow Wing County Short-Term Rental Licensing Ordinance (No. 2002). For further information, contact the Crow Wing County Administrator’s Office at (218) 824-1067. /s/ TIMOTHY J. HOULE, COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR CROW WING COUNTY, MINNESOTA Dated at Brainerd, Minnesota, this 16th day of September, 2022.

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