Legal notices

ADA
Transition
Plan
Public
Meeting
Notice

 

Houston County is requesting the public to review and provide comments upon a draft American with Disabilities Act (ADA) Transition Plan for Public Rights of Way.  The plan evaluates existing sidewalks, pedestrian facilities, and curb ramps located within Houston County Right of Way.  A public comment period will be held from January 11, 2019 to February 19, 2019.  A copy of the draft document is available for review at the Houston County Highway Department office, and the County website at: http://co.houston.mn.us/Highway.aspx

 

Public
Meeting

A public meeting for the transition plan will be held of February 12, 2019 at the Houston County Courthouse, located at 304 S. Marshall St, Caledonia, MN 55921, at 10:00 a.m. in the Commissioners Room 222.

 

Accommodations

Persons with a disability who wish to request accommodation to participate in the Public Meeting should notify Jeff Babinski at least seven (7) business days prior to the Meeting at (507) 725-5827 or email your request to jeff.babinski@co.houston.mn.us to discuss accommodations. Every reasonable effort will be made to meet your need.

 

 

Comments
and
Plan
Recommendations

Please submit comments or specific recommendations for modification to:

Houston County Highway Department

Attn: Brian Pogodzinski, County Engineer

1124 E. Washington St.

Caledonia, MN 55921

 
 
 
 
 

BLACK
HAMMER
TOWNSHIP
MEETING
NOTICE

The Black Hammer Town Board will hold its regular monthly meeting at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at the Black Hammer Town Hall.

Elizabeth Wiste, clerk

 
 
 
 
 
 

Spring
Grove
Township
Regular
Meeting
Notice

The Spring Grove Town Board will meet at 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 6, 2019, at Mike Wiste’s Shop, 21333 Sugar Valley Road, Spring Grove, for its regular monthly meeting.

Michael Wiste, Clerk-Treasurer

 
 
 
 
 
 

SUMMONS

STATE OF MINNESOTA

COUNTY OF HOUSTON

DISTRICT COURT

THIRD JUDICIAL DISTRICT

14 – OTHER CIVIL

Court File Number: 28-CV-19-86

LA CRESCENT HOTEL GROUP, LLC

Plaintiff,

vs.

HEIRS OF JOHN R. HORIHAN; HEIRS OF MAUDE HORIHAN; HEIRS OF MARY SIMDARS; and all other persons unknown claiming any right, title estate, interest, or lien in the real estate described in the Complaint herein,

Defendants.

THIS SUMMONS IS DIRECTED TO THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS;

1. YOU ARE BEING SUED. The Plaintiff has started a lawsuit against you. The Plaintiff’s Complaint against you is on file in the office of the court administrator of the above-named court. Do not throw these papers away. They are official papers that affect your rights.  You must respond to this lawsuit even though it may not yet be filed with the Court and there may be no court file number on this summons.

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:

Attorney Darla A. Krzoska

Bosshard Parke Ltd. 

750 3rd Street North, Suite A

P.O. Box 966

La Crosse, WI 54602-0966

3. YOU MUST RESPOND TO EACH CLAIM. The Answer is your written response to the Plaintiff’s Complaint. In your Answer you must state whether you agree or disagree with each paragraph of the Complaint. If you believe the Plaintiff 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 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 Houston County, State of Minnesota, legally described as follows:

That part of the Southwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter of Section 3, Township 104 North, Range 4 West, Houston County, Minnesota and Lots 1,2,3,4,5 of A.J. KINGS ADDITION per the recorded plat filed at the Houston County Recorders office, Caledonia, Minnesota, more particularly described as follows:

That part of the SW ¼ of the SE ¼ of Section 3, Township 104 North, Range 4 West, City of La Crescent, Houston County, Minnesota and Lots 1, 2, 3 and 4 of A.J. King’s Addition per the recorded plat filed at the Houston County Recorders office, Caledonia, Minnesota, more particularly described as follows:  Commencing at the Southwest corner of said SW ¼ of the SE ¼; thence North 00° 37’ 34” West (note all bearings based on Houston County Coordinate System, NAD 83, Adjusted 1996), along the West line of said SW ¼ of the SE ¼, 702.89 feet; thence South 89° 22’ 26” East, 387.14 feet; thence North 07° 06’ 35” East, 85.67 feet; thence South 69° 52’ 27” East 61.65 feet; thence South 89° 59’ 13” East 59.05 feet to a point on the West line of said Lot 4 of A.J. King’s Addition and the point of beginning: Thence North 03° 17’ 50” East 125.54 feet to the Northwest corner of said Lot 4; thence South 75° 18’ 17” East 239.97 feet to the Northeast corner of said Lot 1 of A.J. King’s Addition; thence South 48° 21’ 46” East 141.02 feet to a point on the West right of way line of U.S. Highway 61; thence South 31° 39’ 49” West along said West right of way line 83.80 feet; thence South 35° 26’ 09” West along said West right of way line 156.81 feet; thence North 67° 45’ 34” West 46.98 feet; thence North 78° 35’ 34” West 53.71 feet; thence North 04° 51’ 59” West 95.30 feet; thence North 08° 01’ 42” East 75.97 feet to the Southeast corner of said Lot 3 of A.J. King’s Addition; thence North 62° 33’ 03” West 64.51 feet to the West line of said Lot 3; North 89° 59’ 13” West 58.97 feet to the point of beginning.  

8. The object of this action is to obtain a judgment declaring that Plaintiff is the owner in fee of the property described above, and that the defendants, and each of them, have no right, title, estate, interest, or lien in or upon the said real estate.

9. No personal claim is made by Plaintiff against any of the defendants.

Dated: January 30, 2019

/s/ Darla A. Krzoska

Darla A. Krzoska, Attorney for Plaintiff

Minnesota State Bar #295280

Post Office Box 966

La Crosse, WI 54602-0966

Telephone: (608) 782-1469

Facsimile: (608) 784-1561

2/6, 2/13, 2/20

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

The following non-confidential traffic and criminal cases from 1/24/19 to 1/31/19 were compiled from reports released from the Houston County Court Administrator’s office.

 

Caledonia
Police
Dept.

Darcy Marie Bassett, 41, Caledonia; 11/21/18 Driving after suspension; Fees $275

Darcy Marie Bassett, 41, Caledonia; 11/21/18 Driver must carry proof of insurance when operating vehicle; Fees $200

Curtis Benjamin Humfeld, 49, Billings, Mont.; 12/18/18 Driver fails to stop for stop sign; Fees $125

 

Houston
County
Sheriff’s
Office

Jacob Michael Julius, 27, La Crosse, Wis.; 12/28/18 Possess small amount of marijuana; Fees $125

Jacob Michael Julius, 27, La Crosse, Wis.; 12/28/18 Possession of drug paraphernalia; Fees $50

Travis Daniel Kruckow, 26, La Crescent; 1/16/19 Speeding 74/55; Fees $135

Kevin Michael Mason, 46, La Crescent; 1/18/19 Speeding 87/55; Fees $375

Christopher Henry May, 27, Adams; 1/17/19 Unlawful passing; Fees $125

Tarilyn Jaree Mikel, 18, Sparta, Wis.; 12/23/18 Speeding 84/55; Fees $275

Amanda Lea Pierce, 29, Decorah, Iowa; 1/11/19 Speeding 65/55; Fees $115

Alicia Marie See, 21, La Crescent; 12/8/18 Speeding 64/50; Fees $125

 

Houston
Police
Dept.

Harrison Andrew Chiglo, 19, Houston; 12/15/18 Liquor consumption by persons under 21; Fees $175

 

La
Crescent
Police
Dept.

Canadian Pacific Railroad; 11/15/18 Railroad equipment block crossing more than 10 minutes; Fees $175

Jason Judd Cline, 44, La Crescent; 11/19/18 Driving after suspension; Fees $275

Carolyn Mae Tornstorm, 81, Caledonia; 1/19/19 Speeding 68/50; Fees $135

Tyler Nicholas Zegarzewski, 27, No address; 12/28/18 Failure to stop for traffic control signal; Fees $125

 

MN
State
Patrol

Adam Allen Thompson, 21, La Crescent; 12/19/18 Seat belt required; Fees $100

Adam Allen Thompson, 21, La Crescent; 12/19/18 No insurance; Fees $200

Adam Allen Thompson, 21, La Crescent; 12/19/18 No proof of motor vehicle insurance; Fees $200

 

Spring
Grove
Police
Dept.

Carl Joseph Colsch, 64, Eitzen; 11/18/18 Fail to move vehicle for snow removal; Fees $22

Connie Marie Urell, 54, Spring Grove; 1/1/19 Fail to move vehicle for snow removal; Fees $22

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PROCEEDINGS
OF
THE
BOARD
OF
COUNTY
COMMISSIONERS

Date: Tuesday, January 15, 2019

9:30 a.m.

Place: Room 219, Courthouse, Caledonia, MN

Members Present: Eric Johnson, Teresa Walter and Fred Arnold

Others Present: Administrator Babinski; HR Director Arrick-Kruger; Bruce Kuehmi- chel, Yvonne Krogstad

Board Workgroup Session Call to order.

Administrator Babinski led a review and discussion on a proposed Board of Com- missioners Operating Guidelines document, which will consolidate past Board policy statements and clarify  board  procedures and staff interaction with the board. Admin- istrator Babinski will consolidate the inputs received and provide a revised draft to the Commissioners for further review.

HR Director Arrick-Kruger provided an

overview of the county’s HR program to the

board.

This being a  workgroup  session,  with  no action taken, the meeting concluded at 11:30.

The next advertised meeting being a reg- ular board meeting, Tuesday, January 22, 2019.

BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS HOUSTON COUNTY, MINNESOTA

By: Teresa Walter, Chairperson

Attest: Jeffrey Babinski, County Administrator

 

 

 

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