Legal notices as published in the St. James Plaindealer on Thursday, Jan 31, 2013.

DIESEL FUEL AND GASOLINE VENDORS

Watonwan County Public Works is accepting bids for annual supply of Diesel Fuel and Unleaded Gasoline. Bids must be received by 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 19, 2013. The estimated 2013 quantities, to be bid on a fixed price per gallon basis, are as follows:
Diesel Fuel #2 –
44,000 Gallons
Diesel Fuel #1 -
6,000 Gallons
Unleaded Gasoline – 50,000 Gallons
Bids can be submitted via regular mail (address below), facsimile at 507-345-1301 or via e-mail to  roger.risser@co.watonwan.mn.us but must be signed, prepared on official company letterhead and received no later than 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 19th, 2013.

Sincerely,
Roger Risser
Watonwan County
Public Works
1304 7th Ave. S.
St. James, MN  56081

Published in the St. James Plaindealer Jan. 31, and Feb. 7, 2013.

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NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS Watonwan County, MN

Sealed bids will be received until 9:00 A.M., February 13, 2013, by Donald Kuhlman, Watonwan County Auditor, at the Watonwan County Courthouse, 710 2nd Ave. So., P.O. Box 518, St. James, MN, 56081 for:

S.A.P. 083-632-002

Concrete Bridge Construction & Bridge Approach Construction

The major quantities of work are:

Remove Bituminous Surface
1,100 SY

SP12.5 WC 2,B
500 Tons

Structural Concrete
88 C.Y.

Bridge Slab Concrete
3,186 S.Y.

Structural Tube Railing
Des. Special
119 L.F.

12” CIP Piling
480 L.F.

Quarry Run Rip-Rap CI III
350 Tons

Plans and Proposals may be obtained at the County Highway Engineers Office, 1304 7th Ave. So., St. James, MN 56081. (ph 507-375-3393)

Delivered Price $35.00

Counter Price $25.00

A Bidder’s Bond or Certified Check in the amount of at least equal to 5% of the bid is to accompany all bids, payable to the Watonwan County Treasurer.
The Board reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive any defects.

By order of the Board of County Commissioners or Watonwan County, Minnesota.

Dated: Jan. 10, 2013
­
/s/ Roger Risser, PE
Watonwan County Engineer

Published in the St. James Plaindealer Jan. 17, 24 and 31, 2013.

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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 conditions of the following described mortgage:

DATE OF MORTGAGE: November 30, 1992
MORTGAGOR:    Elizabeth Martinez, a single person and Maria J. Martinez, a single person.
MORTGAGEE:        Citizens State Bank of St. James.
DATE AND PLACE OF RECORDING: Recorded November 30, 1992 Watonwan County Recorder, Document No. 163735.
ASSIGNMENTS OF MORTGAGE: Assigned to:  Minnesota Housing Finance Agency. Dated November 30, 1992 Recorded December 22, 1992, as Document No. 163863.                
TRANSACTION AGENT:  NONE
TRANSACTION AGENT'S MORTGAGE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER ON MORTGAGE:  NONE
LENDER OR BROKER AND MORTGAGE ORIGINATOR STATED ON MORTGAGE: Citizens State Bank of St. James
RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE SERVICER:  U.S. Bank Home Mortgage, a division of U.S. Bank National Association
MORTGAGED PROPERTY ADDRESS: 501 South 10th Street, Saint James, MN 56081
TAX PARCEL I.D. #:  202850040
LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY:
Lot 4 of Replat of Fuller’s Subdivision of Block 44 of the City of St. James
COUNTY IN WHICH PROPERTY IS LOCATED: Watonwan
ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE:    $26,000.00
AMOUNT DUE AND CLAIMED TO BE DUE AS OF DATE OF NOTICE, INCLUDING TAXES, IF ANY, PAID BY MORTGAGEE: $17,897.78
That prior to the commencement of this mortgage foreclosure proceeding Mortgagee/Assignee of Mortgagee complied with all notice requirements as required by statute; That no action or proceeding has been instituted at law or otherwise to recover the debt secured by said mortgage, or any part thereof;
PURSUANT to the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the above described property will be sold by the Sheriff of said county as follows:
DATE AND TIME OF SALE: February 21, 2013 at 10:00 AM
PLACE OF SALE: Sheriff’s Office, Watonwan County Law Enforcement Center, St. James, MN
to pay the debt then secured by said Mortgage, and taxes, if any, on said premises, and the costs and disbursements, including attorneys’ fees allowed by law subject to redemption within    six (6) months from the date of said sale by the mortgagor(s), their personal representatives or assigns unless reduced to Five (5) weeks under MN Stat. §580.07.
TIME AND DATE TO VACATE PROPERTY: If the real estate is an owner-occupied, single-family dwelling, unless otherwise provided by law, the date on or before which the mortgagor(s) must vacate the property if the mortgage is not reinstated under section 580.30 or the property is not redeemed under section 580.23 is 11:59 p.m. on August 21, 2013 unless that date falls on a weekend  or legal holiday, in which case it is the next weekday, and unless the redemption period is reduced to 5 weeks under MN Stat. Secs. 580.07 or 582.032.
MORTGAGOR(S) RELEASED FROM FINANCIAL OBLIGATION ON MORTGAGE: None
“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.”

Dated: December 20, 2012

Minnesota Housing
Finance Agency
Mortgagee/Assignee of Mortgagee

USSET, WEINGARDEN AND LIEBO, P.L.L.P.
Attorneys for Mortgagee/Assignee of Mortgagee
4500 Park Glen Road #300
Minneapolis, MN 55416
(952) 925-6888
135 - 12-006982 FC

THIS IS A COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR.

Published in the St. James Plaindealer Jan. 10, 17, 24, 31 and Feb. 7 and 14, 2013.

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NOTICE OF MORTGAGE
FORECLOSURE SALE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that default has occurred in the conditions of that certain mortgage, dated the 17th day of February, 2006, executed by Seth L. Pettersen and Jayda L. Pettersen a/k/a Jayda L. Mosenden, as husband and wife, as mortgagors, to Citizens Bank Minnesota, as mortgagee, filed for record in the office of the County Recorder in and for the County of Watonwan, and State of Minnesota, on the 24th day of February, 2006, and recorded as Document No. 202622; and thereafter amended by that certain Note and Mortgage Modification Agreement on the 14th day of February, 2011, and filed for record in the office of the County Recorder in and for the County of Watonwan and State of Minnesota on the 15th day of February, 2011, as Document No. 215530;

That no action or proceeding has been instituted at law to recover the debt secured by said mortgage, or any part thereof; that there has been compliance with all notice provisions and conditions precedent as required by law; and that the mortgagee or assignee has elected to declare the entire sum secured by the note and mortgage to be immediately due and payable as provided in the note and mortgage;

That the original or maximum principal amount secured by the mortgage was Forty-five Thousand and No/100 DOLLARS ($45,000.00);

That there is due and claimed to be due on the mortgage, including interest to date hereof, the sum of Forty-one Thousand Five Hundred Eighty-three and 93/100 ($41,583.93) DOLLARS;

And that pursuant to the power of sale therein contained, said mortgage will be foreclosed and the tract of land lying and being in the County of Watonwan, State of Minnesota, described as follows, to-wit:

The East 126 feet of Block 14 according to Benzel’s Plat (being a subdivision of a portion of the Northeast Quarter of Section 27, Township 107, Range 30, Watonwan County, Minnesota) of the Village (now City) of Madelia, Watonwan County, Minnesota, including therein the vacated portion of Benzel Street accrued to said tract, EXCEPTING therefrom the South 147 feet of the East 126 feet of said Block 14, (said Block 14 being Block 14 of Buhl’s Plat of Benzel’s Addition to the Village of Madelia).

The real property’s street address is:  415 Drew Avenue SE, Madelia, MN 56062.

The real property’s identification number is: 17.177.0810.

Transaction agent’s Mortgage identification number:  N/A.

Mortgage originator:  Citizens Bank Minnesota.

will be sold by the sheriff of said county at public auction on the 21st day of March, 2013, at 10:00 o'clock a.m., at the Sheriff’s Office, Watonwan County Courthouse, Third Avenue Entrance in the City of St. James in said county and state, to pay the debt then secured by said mortgage on said premises and the costs and disbursements allowed by law, subject to redemption by the mortgagors, their personal representative or assigns within six (6) months from date of sale.

TIME AND DATE TO VACATE PROPERTY:  If the real estate is an owner-occupied, single-family dwelling, unless otherwise provided by law, the date on or before which the mortgagor(s) must vacate the property if the mortgage is not reinstated under Section 580.30 or the property is not redeemed under Section 580.23 is 11:59 p.m. on September 21, 2013.

"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."

THIS COMMUNICATION IS FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT.  ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.  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.

Dated this 16th day of January, 2013.

Citizens Bank Minnesota, Mortgagee

/s/ C. Thomas Wilson
C. Thomas Wilson  #117651
GISLASON & HUNTER LLP
Attorneys for Mortgagee
2700 South Broadway
P. O. Box 458
New Ulm, MN  56073-0458
Phone:  507-354-3111
Fax:  507-354-8447

1308333.1

Published in the St. James Plaindealer Jan. 24 and 31, and February 7, 14, 21 and 28, 2013.

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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 conditions of the following described mortgage:
DATE OF MORTGAGE: October 5, 2009
MORTGAGOR:    Ashley L. Shambaugh, a married person.
MORTGAGEE:    Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc.
DATE AND PLACE OF RECORDING: Recorded October 7, 2009 Watonwan County Recorder, Document No. 212283.
ASSIGNMENTS OF MORTGAGE: Assigned to:  U.S. Bank National Association.                 
TRANSACTION AGENT:  Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc.
TRANSACTION AGENT'S MORTGAGE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER ON MORTGAGE:  100021200000215250
LENDER OR BROKER AND MORTGAGE ORIGINATOR STATED ON MORTGAGE: U.S. Bank National Association
RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE SERVICER:  U.S. Bank Home Mortgage, a division of U.S. Bank National Association
MORTGAGED PROPERTY ADDRESS: 221 Dill Avenue Southwest, Madelia, MN 56062
TAX PARCEL I.D. #:  171001800
LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY:
Lot 9 and 10 of Block 21 of the Original Plat of The Village (Now City) of Madelia, Excepting Therefrom the North 75 Feet Thereof, and Also Including That Portion of Vacated Third Street SW on the South Side of Said Lots 9 and 10 and Adjacent to Said Lots 9 and 10, All Located in Watonwan County, Minnesota
COUNTY IN WHICH PROPERTY IS LOCATED:    Watonwan
ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE: $146,791.00
AMOUNT DUE AND CLAIMED TO BE DUE AS OF DATE OF NOTICE, INCLUDING TAXES, IF ANY, PAID BY MORTGAGEE: $153,771.69
That prior to the commencement of this mortgage foreclosure proceeding Mortgagee/Assignee of Mortgagee complied with all notice requirements as required by statute; That no action or proceeding has been instituted at law or otherwise to recover the debt secured by said mortgage, or any part thereof;
PURSUANT to the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the above described property will be sold by the Sheriff of said county as follows:
DATE AND TIME OF SALE: February 14, 2013 at 10:00 AM
PLACE OF SALE: Sheriff's Office, Watonwan County Law Enforcement Center, St. James, MN
to pay the debt then secured by said Mortgage, and taxes, if any, on said premises, and the costs and disbursements, including attorneys' fees allowed by law subject to redemption within six (6) months from the date of said sale by the mortgagor(s), their personal representatives or assigns unless reduced to Five (5) weeks under MN Stat. §580.07.
TIME AND DATE TO VACATE PROPERTY: If the real estate is an owner-occupied, single-family dwelling, unless otherwise provided by law, the date on or before which the mortgagor(s) must vacate the property if the mortgage is not reinstated under section 580.30 or the property is not redeemed under section 580.23 is 11:59 p.m. on August 14, 2013, unless that date falls on a weekend  or legal holiday, in which case it is the next weekday, and unless the redemption period is reduced to 5 weeks under MN Stat. Secs. 580.07 or 582.032.
MORTGAGOR(S) RELEASED FROM FINANCIAL OBLIGATION ON MORTGAGE: None
“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.”

Dated: December 8, 2012

U.S. Bank National Association
Mortgagee/Assignee of Mortgagee
USSET, WEINGARDEN AND LIEBO, P.L.L.P.
Attorneys for Mortgagee/Assignee of Mortgagee
4500 Park Glen Road #300
Minneapolis, MN 55416
(952) 925-6888
12-006531 FC

THIS IS A
COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR.

Published in the St. James Plaindealer Dec. 27, 2012 and Jan. 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31, 2013.

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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 conditions of the following described mortgage:
DATE OF MORTGAGE: October 28, 2009
MORTGAGOR:    Theresa A Tabatt-Larson, a married woman.
MORTGAGEE:    Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc.
DATE AND PLACE OF RECORDING: Recorded October 29, 2009 Watonwan County Recorder, Document No. 212461.
ASSIGNMENTS OF MORTGAGE: Assigned to:  JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association.  Dated October 25, 2012 Recorded November 21, 2012, as Document No. 219607.                
TRANSACTION AGENT:  Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc.
TRANSACTION AGENT’S MORTGAGE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER ON MORTGAGE:  100588309100210644
LENDER OR BROKER AND MORTGAGE ORIGINATOR STATED ON MORTGAGE: Prime Source Funding
RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE SERVICER:  JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association
MORTGAGED PROPERTY ADDRESS: 606 4th Street South, Saint James, MN 56081
TAX PARCEL I.D. #:  201004090
LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY:
The South 62 1/2 Feet of North 125 Feet of East 150 Feet of Lot 1, Block 46, according to the original plat of the City of St. James, Watonwan County, Minnesota.
COUNTY IN WHICH PROPERTY IS LOCATED:    Watonwan
ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE: $86,700.00
AMOUNT DUE AND CLAIMED TO BE DUE AS OF DATE OF NOTICE, INCLUDING TAXES, IF ANY, PAID BY MORTGAGEE:    $98,001.89
That prior to the commencement of this mortgage foreclosure proceeding Mortgagee/Assignee of Mortgagee complied with all notice requirements as required by statute; That no action or proceeding has been instituted at law or otherwise to recover the debt secured by said mortgage, or any part thereof;
PURSUANT to the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the above described property will be sold by the Sheriff of said county as follows:
DATE AND TIME OF SALE: March 14, 2013, at 10:00 AM
PLACE OF SALE: Sheriff's Office, Watonwan County Law Enforcement Center, St. James, MN to pay the debt then secured by said Mortgage, and taxes, if any, on said premises, and the costs and disbursements, including attorneys' fees allowed by law subject to redemption within    six (6) months from the date of said sale by the mortgagor(s), their personal representatives or assigns unless reduced to Five (5) weeks under MN Stat. §580.07.
TIME AND DATE TO VACATE PROPERTY: If the real estate is an owner-occupied, single-family dwelling, unless otherwise provided by law, the date on or before which the mortgagor(s) must vacate the property if the mortgage is not reinstated under section 580.30 or the property is not redeemed under section 580.23 is 11:59 p.m. on September 16, 2013, unless that date falls on a weekend  or legal holiday, in which case it is the next weekday and unless the redemption period is reduced to 5 weeks under MN Stat. Secs. 580.07 or 582.032.
MORTGAGOR(S) RELEASED FROM FINANCIAL OBLIGATION ON MORTGAGE: None
“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.”

Dated: January 10, 2013

JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association
Mortgagee/Assignee of Mortgagee

USSET, WEINGARDEN AND LIEBO, P.L.L.P.
Attorneys for Mortgagee/Assignee of Mortgagee
4500 Park Glen Road #300
Minneapolis, MN 55416
(952) 925-6888
30 - 12-004585 FC

THIS IS A COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR.

12-004585 FC
Watonwan County

Published in the St. James Plaindealer Jan. 24 and 31, and February 7, 14, 21 and 28, 2013.

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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 conditions of the following described mortgage:
DATE OF MORTGAGE: October 5, 2009
MORTGAGOR:    Ashley L. Shambaugh, a married person.
MORTGAGEE:    Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc.
DATE AND PLACE OF RECORDING: Recorded October 7, 2009 Watonwan County Recorder, Document No. 212283.
ASSIGNMENTS OF MORTGAGE: Assigned to:  U.S. Bank National Association.                 
TRANSACTION AGENT:  Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc.
TRANSACTION AGENT'S MORTGAGE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER ON MORTGAGE:  100021200000215250
LENDER OR BROKER AND MORTGAGE ORIGINATOR STATED ON MORTGAGE: U.S. Bank National Association
RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE SERVICER:  U.S. Bank Home Mortgage, a division of U.S. Bank National Association
MORTGAGED PROPERTY ADDRESS: 221 Dill Avenue Southwest, Madelia, MN 56062
TAX PARCEL I.D. #:  171001800
LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY:
Lot 9 and 10 of Block 21 of the Original Plat of The Village (Now City) of Madelia, Excepting Therefrom the North 75 Feet Thereof, and Also Including That Portion of Vacated Third Street SW on the South Side of Said Lots 9 and 10 and Adjacent to Said Lots 9 and 10, All Located in Watonwan County, Minnesota
COUNTY IN WHICH PROPERTY IS LOCATED:    Watonwan
ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE: $146,791.00
AMOUNT DUE AND CLAIMED TO BE DUE AS OF DATE OF NOTICE, INCLUDING TAXES, IF ANY, PAID BY MORTGAGEE: $153,771.69
That prior to the commencement of this mortgage foreclosure proceeding Mortgagee/Assignee of Mortgagee complied with all notice requirements as required by statute; That no action or proceeding has been instituted at law or otherwise to recover the debt secured by said mortgage, or any part thereof;
PURSUANT to the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the above described property will be sold by the Sheriff of said county as follows:
DATE AND TIME OF SALE: February 14, 2013 at 10:00 AM
PLACE OF SALE: Sheriff's Office, Watonwan County Law Enforcement Center, St. James, MN
to pay the debt then secured by said Mortgage, and taxes, if any, on said premises, and the costs and disbursements, including attorneys' fees allowed by law subject to redemption within six (6) months from the date of said sale by the mortgagor(s), their personal representatives or assigns unless reduced to Five (5) weeks under MN Stat. §580.07.
TIME AND DATE TO VACATE PROPERTY: If the real estate is an owner-occupied, single-family dwelling, unless otherwise provided by law, the date on or before which the mortgagor(s) must vacate the property if the mortgage is not reinstated under section 580.30 or the property is not redeemed under section 580.23 is 11:59 p.m. on August 14, 2013, unless that date falls on a weekend  or legal holiday, in which case it is the next weekday, and unless the redemption period is reduced to 5 weeks under MN Stat. Secs. 580.07 or 582.032.
MORTGAGOR(S) RELEASED FROM FINANCIAL OBLIGATION ON MORTGAGE: None
“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.”

Dated: December 8, 2012

U.S. Bank National Association
Mortgagee/Assignee of Mortgagee
USSET, WEINGARDEN AND LIEBO, P.L.L.P.
Attorneys for Mortgagee/Assignee of Mortgagee
4500 Park Glen Road #300
Minneapolis, MN 55416
(952) 925-6888
12-006531 FC

THIS IS A
COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR.

Published in the St. James Plaindealer Dec. 27, 2012 and Jan. 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31, 2013.

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PETITION OF STATE OF MINNESOTA, BY BERNARD  J. ARSENEAU,
ITS ACTING COMMISSIONER OF TRANSPORTATION, FOR THE RIGHT
TO MAKE MINOR ALTERATIONS OR CHANGES IN
JUDICIAL DITCH NO. 13 IN WATONWAN COUNTY
NOTICE OF HEARING

TO ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN JUDICIAL DITCH NO. 13 IN WATONWAN COUNTY:

YOU AND EACH OF YOU WILL PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the State of Minnesota, by Bernard Arseneau, its Acting Commissioner of Transportation, has filed a Petition with the Judicial Ditch Authority of Watonwan County, pursuant to Minnesota Stat. § 161.28, praying that he be allowed to make minor alterations or changes in Judicial Ditch No. 13. That attached to said Petition now in file is a plan description of the minor alterations or changes petitioned for. That the portion of said Judicial Ditch No. 13 which is proposed to be changed or altered is shown by maps and plans attached to said Petition.
That said Petition alleges that it is advantageous and desirable in the construction and maintenance of Trunk Highway No. 60 that said minor alterations or change be made, and that said minor alterations or changes petitioned for will not affect the functioning no impair the efficiency of said Judicial Ditch No. 13.
YOU WILL FURTHER NOTICE that said Petition will be presented to the Judicial Ditch Authority at the Human Services Building located at 715 2nd Ave So. in St. James, Minnesota on the 19th of February, 2013, at 3:00 o’clock p.m. at which time all persons interested in said ditch system may appear and present arguments for or against the granting of said Petition.

Donald Kuhlman
Watonwan County Auditor

Published in the St. James Plaindealer Jan. 24 and 31, and Feb. 7, 2013.

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PETITION OF STATE OF MINNESOTA, BY BERNARD  J. ARSENEAU,
ITS ACTING COMMISSIONER OF TRANSPORTATION, FOR THE RIGHT TO MAKE MINOR ALTERATIONS OR CHANGES IN COUNTY DITCH NO. 4 IN WATONWAN COUNTY
NOTICE OF HEARING

TO ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN COUNTY DITCH NO. 4 IN WATONWAN COUNTY:

YOU AND EACH OF YOU WILL PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the State of Minnesota, by Bernard Arseneau, its Acting Commissioner of Transportation, has filed a Petition with the Judicial Ditch Authority of Watonwan County, pursuant to Minnesota Stat. § 161.28, praying that he be allowed to make minor alterations or changes in County Ditch No. 4. That attached to said Petition now in file is a plan description of the minor alterations or changes petitioned for. That the portion of said County Ditch No. 4 which is proposed to be changed or altered is shown by maps and plans attached to said Petition.
That said Petition alleges that it is advantageous and desirable in the construction and maintenance of Trunk Highway No. 60 that said minor alterations or change be made, and that said minor alterations or changes petitioned for will not affect the functioning no impair the efficiency of said County Ditch No. 4.
YOU WILL FURTHER NOTICE that said Petition will be presented to the Judicial Ditch Authority at the Human Services Building located at 715 2nd Ave So. in St. James, Minnesota on the 19th of February, 2013, at 3:00 o’clock p.m. at which time all persons interested in said ditch system may appear and present arguments for or against the granting of said Petition.

Donald Kuhlman
Watonwan County Auditor

Published in the St. James Plaindealer Jan. 24 and 31, and Feb. 7, 2013.
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CONDEMNATION
STATE OF MINNESOTA
COUNTY OF WATONWAN
IN DISTRICT COURT
FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT
Court File: 83-CV-12-688

State of Minnesota, by its Commissioner of Transportation, Petitioner,

vs.

Donovan Sargent Corliss, et al.,
Respondents.

IN THE MATTER OF THE CONDEMNATION OF CERTAIN LANDS FOR TRUNK HIGHWAY PURPOSES

NOTICE

To the Respondents hereinabove named:
You, and each of you, are hereby notified that on March 18, 2013, at 10:30 o’clock AM., or as soon thereafter as counsel can be heard, before Judge Gregory J. Anderson, in the Main Courtroom, at the Courthouse at St. James, Watonwan County, Minnesota, the above named petitioner will present to the above named Court a petition now on file herein for the condemnation of certain lands for trunk highway purposes. A copy of said petition is attached hereto and incorporated herein.
YOU, AND EACH OF YOU, ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED, That at the above time and place the above-named petitioner will also move the court for an order transferring title and possession to petitioner of the parcels described in the petition in accordance with Minn. Stat. §117.042, as of April 22, 2013.

YOU, AND EACH OF YOU, ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED, that all persons occupying the property described in the petition must VACATE THE PREMISES AND MOVE ALL OF YOUR PERSONAL PROPERTY FROM SAID PREMISES ON OR BEFORE APRIL 22, 2013. All advertising signs or devices located on the property being acquired must be removed by April 22, 2013.
YOU, AND EACH OF YOU, ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED, that (1) a party wishing to challenge the public use or public purpose, necessity, or authority for a taking must appear at the court hearing and state the objection or must appeal within 60 days of a court order; and (2) a court order approving the public use or public purpose, necessity, and authority for the taking is final unless an appeal is brought within 60 days after service of the order on the party.

Dated: Jan. 7, 2013

OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL
State of Minnesota

Erik Johnson
Assistant Attorney General
Atty. Reg. No. 247522
445 Minnesota Street,
Suite 1800
St. Paul, MN 55101-2134
(651) 757-1476 (Voice)
(651) 282-2525 (TTY)
ATTORNEY FOR PETITIONER

CONDEMNATION
STATE OF MINNESOTA
IN DISTRICT COURT
COUNTY OF WATONWAN
FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT

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State of Minnesota, by its Commissioner of Transportation, Petitioner,

vs.

Donovan Sargent Corliss, also known as Donovan S. Corliss, Adelaide B. Corliss, also known as Adlaide B. Corliss, County of Watonwan, Union Pacific Railroad Company, successor in interest to the Chicago and North Western Transportation Company, JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association, successor in interest by corporate merger, consolidation, amendment, or conversion to Chemical Bank, Joseph Lunz, Saint James Federal Savings & Loan Association, Kathy Finnegan, also all other persons unknown claiming any right, title, estate, interest or lien in the real estate described in the Petition herein, Respondents.

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IN THE MATTER OF THE CONDEMNATION OF CERTAIN LANDS FOR TRUNK HIGHWAY PURPOSES

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PETITION

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To the District Court above named the State of Minnesota brings this Petition and respectfully states and alleges:
I.
That Trunk Highway numbered 60, being Route numbered 16, has been located according to law and passes over the lands herein described.
That it is duly covered by Right of Way Plat Orders numbered 92992, 92994 and 92996.
II.
That the Commissioner of Transportation deems it necessary that the State of Minnesota for trunk highway purposes obtain the lands herein described in fee simple absolute, and, as to Parcel 200, an easement in the lands herein described, together with the following rights:  to acquire all trees, shrubs, grass and herbage within the right of way herein to be taken, and to keep and have the exclusive control of the same; to acquire from the owners whose lands front thereon any existing right of access to said highway in those cases which are herein particularly mentioned; to acquire a temporary easement in those cases which are herein particularly mentioned.
It is the intention of the above-named petitioner to move the court for an order authorizing the Court Administrator to accept and deposit in an interest bearing account payments from the petitioner to the court pursuant to Minnesota statutes.
Further, it is the intention of the above-named petitioner to move the court for an order transferring title and possession of the parcels herein described, prior to the filing of an award by the court appointed commissioners, pursuant to Minnesota Statutes §117.042.
The petitioner reserves its right to recover costs of clean up and testing and all other damages arising from the presence of pollutants, contaminants, or hazardous materials on the property described herein, from all potential responsible parties, including respondents herein where appropriate, in a separate legal action to the extent permitted by law.
III.
That the following described lands in these proceedings taken are situated in Watonwan County, Minnesota; that the names of all persons appearing of record or known to your petitioner to be the owners of said lands or interested therein, including all whom your petitioner has been able by investigation and inquiry to discover, together with the nature of the ownership of each, as nearly as can be ascertained, are as follows:

FEE ACQUISITION

Parcel 34 C.S.
8308 (60=16) 901

S.P. 8308-44

All of the following:

That part of the Southeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter of Section 24, Township 106 North, Range 33 West, shown as Parcel 34 on Minnesota Department of Transportation Right of Way Plat Numbered 83-31 as the same is on file and of record in the office of the County Recorder in and for Watonwan County, Minnesota;

containing 0.38 acre, more or less.

Names of parties interested in the above described land and nature of interest:

Donovan Sargent Corliss,
also known as
Donovan S. Corliss
Fee

Adelaide B. Corliss,
also known as
Adlaide B. Corliss
Spouse

County of Watonwan
Taxes

EASEMENT ACQUISITION

Parcel 200  C.S. 8308 (60=16) 901

S.P. 8308-44

All of the following:

That part of the North Half of the Southeast Quarter of Section 27,  Township 106 North, Range 33 West, shown as Parcel 200 on Minnesota Department of Transportation Right of Way Plat Numbered 83-29 as the same is on file and of record in the office of the County Recorder in and for Watonwan County, Minnesota;

containing 0.30 acre, more or less.

Names of parties interested in the above described land and nature of interest:

Union Pacific Railroad
Company, successor in
interest to the Chicago and
North Western
Transportation Company
Fee

JPMorgan Chase Bank,
National Association,
successor in interest by
corporate merger,
consolidation, amendment,
or conversion to
Chemical Bank
Mortgage

County of Watonwan
Taxes


FEE ACQUISITION

Parcel 9  C.S. 8308 (60=16) 902

S.P. 8308-44

All of the following:

That part of the North Half of the Northeast Quarter of Section 29, Township 106 North, Range 32 West, shown as Parcel 9 on Minnesota Department of Transportation Right of Way  Plat Numbered 83-33 as the same is on file and of record in the office of the County Recorder in and for Watonwan County, Minnesota;

containing 13.19 acres, more or less, of which 7.39 acres is encumbered by an existing highway easement and 0.15 acre is encumbered by an existing road easement;

together with other rights as set forth below, forming and being part of said Parcel 9:

Access:

All right of access as shown on said  plat by the access control symbol.

Temporary Easement:

A temporary easement for highway purposes as shown on said plat as to said Parcel 9 by the temporary easement symbol, said easement shall cease on December 1, 2018, or on such earlier date upon which the Commissioner of Transportation determines by formal order that it is no longer needed for highway purposes.

Names of parties interested in the above described land and nature of interest:

Joseph Lunz
Fee

Saint James Federal
Savings & Loan
Association
Mortgage

Kathy Finnegan
Lien

County of Watonwan
Taxes

WHEREFORE, Your petitioner prays that commissioners be appointed to appraise the damages which may be occasioned by such taking, and that such proceedings may be had herein as are provided by law.

Dated: Dec. 14, 2012        

Respectfully submitted,
OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL
State of Minnesota
        
Erik Johnson
Assistant Attorney General
Atty. Reg. No. 247522
445 Minnesota Street,
Suite 1800
St. Paul, MN  55101-2134
(651) 757-1476 (Voice)
(651) 282-2525 (TTY)
ATTORNEY FOR PETITIONER


This instrument was drafted by the
State of Minnesota, Department of
Transportation, Legal and Property
Management Unit, M.S. 632
St. Paul, Minnesota  55155
100440

MINN. STAT. § 549.211

ACKNOWLEDGMENT

The party or parties on whose behalf the attached document is served acknowledge through their undersigned counsel that sanctions may be imposed pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 549.211.

Dated: Dec. 14, 2012        

OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL
State of Minnesota
        
Erik Johnson
Assistant Attorney General
Atty. Reg. No. 247522
445 Minnesota Street,
Suite 1800
St. Paul, MN  55101-2134
(651) 757-1476 (Voice)
(651) 282-2525 (TTY)
ATTORNEY FOR PETITIONER

Published in the St. James Plaindealer Jan. 31, Feb. 7 and 14, 2013.
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