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September 17th, 2014

Full house attends city of Glencoe assessment hearing

There was a full house at the final assesment public hearing for the 2014 street improvement projects.
The hearing took place during the Glencoe City Council meeting on Monday, Sept. 15.
Property owners who will be assessed were recently sent a letter informing them of the amount of the assessment.
A final public hearing is required by law after the letter is sent to give those affected to question of the process.

Driveway damage claims denied

A small agenda led to a lively Glencoe City Finance Committee on Thursday, Sept. 11.
One item on the agenda was how the city should handle the claims of driveway damage on 17th Street following the large rain events in mid-June.
At the Sept. 2 City Council meeting, Mayor Randy Wilson asked that the issue be taken to the finance committee for further review. The committee moved the date of the meeting to handle the issue before Monday’s council meeting.
Five claims of damage of driveway damage have been made to the city.

Glencoe City Council donates house to Habitat for Humanity

The Glencoe City Council approved the donation of a house in the Creekside subdivision near Miller Manufacturing to Habitat for Humanity.
The city purchased the house earlier in the year for $182,500 as part of the development of the Creekside industrial park development.
Habitat for Humanity plans on moving the house in spring 2015. Habitat asked the city if it would heat the house during the winter to keep it in good shape. Habitat will reimburse the city for the expenses.

Becker family homestead earns Century Farm status

Cory Becker just wanted to know more about his family. An admitted history buff, he began researching his family heritage.
And the GFW High School senior’s work led to his family’s farm being recognized as a Minnesota Century Farm, a designation co-sponsored by the Minnesota State Fair and the Minnesota Farm Bureau.

September 11th

Delores Engelmann, 86, of Glencoe

Delores Engelmann, 86, of Glencoe and formerly of Plato, passed away on Tuesdasy, Sept. 9, at Glencoe Regional Health Services long-term care in Glencoe.
Funeral services will be held Monday, Sept. 15, at 11 a.m., at St. John's Lutheran Church in Plato, with interment following at St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Plato.
Visitation will be held Sunday, Sept. 14, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Johnson-McBride Funeral Chapel in Glencoe, and will continue one hour prior to the service at the church on Monday. 

Jerry Jerabek, 93, of Lester Prairie

Jerry Jerabek, 93, of Lester Prairie, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 10, at Glencoe Regional Health Services long-term care in Glencoe.
Funeral services will be held Monday, Sept. 15, at 11 a.m. at Christ Lutheran Church in Glencoe, with interment following at Bohemian National Cemetery in Silver Lake.
Visitation will be held Sunday, Sept. 14, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Paul-McBride Funeral Chapel in Lester Prairie. A prayer service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the service at the church on Monday.

September 10th

Cripps new full-time officer in Silver Lake

 

SL pool, parks receive $5,700 from Twins grant program

The refurbished seats and new dugouts at the Silver Lake Lions softball field are proof that volunteerism and community spirit are alive and well in Silver Lake. 

Foreclosure - Halloff

NOTICE OF MORTGAGE 
FORECLOSURE SALE
THE RIGHT TO 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 the conditions of the following described mortgage:
DATE OF MORTGAGE: November 20, 2003
ORIGINAL PRINICIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE: $132,460.00

Foreclosure - Salas

14-096540
NOTICE OF MORTGAGE 
FORECLOSURE SALE
THE RIGHT TO 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 the conditions of the following described mortgage:
DATE OF MORTGAGE: June 12, 2007