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Archive - 2017

March 21st

Judge Savre to retire from bench March 31

First District Judge Michael Savre is retiring at the end of March after 13 years on the bench. He primarily handled McLeod County cases where he is chambered, but also presided over matters in every one of the seven counties that make up the state’s First Judicial District: Dakota County, Scott County, Carver County, Goodhue County, LeSueur County, Sibley County and McLeod County.

City orders plans, specs for storm water project

The Glencoe City Council took the next step in the proposed 2018 Central Corridor Storm Sewer project at its Monday meeting.
The council approved a resolution authorizing the preparation of plans and specifications for the project.
The proposed project will increase pipe sizes, outlets and storage capacity to greatly improve the drainage within the city during rain events.
Upgrades to some streets and underground utilities also will be made as part of the project.

Baxter Avenue bids under engineer’s estimate

The bids for the city of Glencoe’s Baxter Avenue street and utility reconstruction project came in nearly $600,000 lower than expected, the City Council learned at its Monday meeting.
The nine sealed bids were opened March 9. Bids  ranged from $3.9 million to $4.775 million for the total proposed project. The city has asked for bids for the base project and an alternate plan that would include a portion of Elliot Avenue.
The orignal construction costs were estimated at $4.5 million with a total cost of nearly $5.5 million.

Trailblazer Board meets, holds mediation workshop

The Trailblazer Transit Joint Powers Board elected its 2017 officers at its first formal meeting of 2017 on Thursday, March 16. The board held a workshop following the board meeting.
The board elected Sibley County Commissioner Jim Swanson as chair, McLeod County Commissioner Joe Nagel as vice chair and Buffalo City Council Member Scott Enter as recorder. Enter represents the Wright County Area Transit (WCAT) coalition on the Trailblazer board.
After last year’s general election, the joint powers board has some new members.

County Board sets economic vitality meeting

McLeod County is looking to bring together county, city school and township officials, businesses, as well as “county shareholders” on April 20 to discuss the economic vitality of McLeod County.
The County Board on Tuesday agreed to host an economic summit Thursday, April 20, at 6:30 p.m., to pull all those people into one room — most likely at the Glencoe-Silver Lake High School.

March 16th

Wally Pikal, 90, of Hutchinson

Wallace "Wally" Pikal, age 90, of Hutchinson, husband of Alice, passed away Thursday, March 2, 2017, at Meeker Memorial Hospital in Litchfield. A celebration of life will be Sunday, April 30 at the McLeod County Fairgrounds in Hutchinson. Visitation will be at 1:00 p.m. followed by a memorial service at 2:00 p.m. Old time music will follow. Memorials are preferred to P.O. Box 3, Litchfield, MN 55335.

Round Grove Township

Round Grove
Township
Round Grove Township
The Round Grove Township board will hold their monthly meeting on Monday, March 20, 2017 at 7 p.m. at the home of the chairperson.
Deborah Zellmann, Clerk

City of Brownton-Council Meeting

City of Brownton
Brownton City Council
Meeting Notes
February 7, 2017

City of Glencoe- Council Meeting

City of Glencoe
CITY COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2017
7:00 P.M.
Mayor Wilson called the regular meeting of the City Council to order at 7:00 p.m. Members present: Schrupp, Robeck, Alexander, Neid and Ziemer. Others present: City Administrator Mark Larson, City Attorney Jody Winters, Finance Director Trippel, Public Works Directors Schreifels and Voigt, Police Chief Raiter, Fire Chief Grack.
Motion by Member Ziemer second by Member Schrupp approving consent agenda as presented.
All members voted in favor.

Foreclosure

Foreclosure
NOTICE OF MORTGAGE
 FORECLOSURE SALE
    THE RIGHT OF VERIFICATION OF THE DEBT AND IDENTITY OF THE ORIGINAL CREDITOR WITHIN THE TIME PROVIDED BY LAW IS NOT AFFECTED BY THIS ACTION.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that default has occurred in conditions of the following described mortgage:
MORTGAGOR: Christopher R. Emme, (A Single Person)
MORTGAGEE: M&I Bank FSB
Dated: 03/08/2008
Recorded: 03/14/2008
McLeod Recorder Document No. A375807
Transaction Agent: N/A