Legals - Week of 1.10.18

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

IN THE IOWA JUVENILE COURT FOR DICKINSON COUNTY

IN THE INTEREST OFJUVENILE NO. JVJV003331
C.H.ORIGINAL NOTICE
D.O.B. 09/05/2004,
A Child.

TO: Amanda Whalen, Mother of a Child Born on the 5th day of September, 2004.

You are hereby notified that there is now on file in the office of the clerk of the above Court a Child in Need of Assistance Petition concerning the above-named child pursuant Iowa Code Chapter 232. The Petitioner is the State of Iowa whose attorney is Travis Johnson, Assistant Dickinson County Attorney, and whose address is 1802 Hill Avenue, Suite 2509, Spirit Lake, Iowa 51360, phone number 712-336-4003.

You are further notified that an adjudicatory hearing has been set for the child in interest and shall be held before the Juvenile Court on February 7, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. in the juvenile courtroom of the Dickinson County Courthouse in Spirit Lake, Iowa. If you fail to appear and defend at said time and place, judgment by default may be rendered against you for the relief demanded in the petition. You have the right to court appointed counsel if you are indigent.

IMPORTANT

YOU ARE ADVISED TO SEEK LEGAL ADVICE AT ONCE TO PROTECT YOUR INTERESTS.

If you need assistance to participate in court due to a disability, call the disability coordinator at 712-279-6035. Persons who are hearing or speech impaired may call Relay Iowa TTY (1-800-735-2942). Disability coordinators cannot provide legal advice.

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THE IOWA DISTRICT COURT

DICKINSON COUNTY

IN THE MATTER OF

THE ESTATE OF

VERNON R. VOSS, Deceased.

CASE NO. 03301 ESPR014424

NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF

APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTOR,

AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS

To All Persons Interested in the Estate of Vernon R. Voss, Deceased, who died on or about June 18, 2017:

You are hereby notified that on December 14, 2017, the Last Will and Testament of Vernon R. Voss, deceased, bearing date of March 9, 1990, was admitted to probate in the above named court and that Susan Pohlman and Jeffrey Voss were appointed executors of the estate. Any action to set aside the Will must be brought in the district court of said county within the later to occur of four months from the date of the second publication of this notice or one month from the date of mailing of this notice to all heirs of the decedent and devisees under the will whose identities are reasonably ascertainable, or thereafter be forever barred.

Notice is further given that all persons indebted to the estate are requested to make immediate payment to the undersigned, and creditors having claims against the estate shall file them with the clerk of the above named district court, as provided by law, duly authenticated, for allowance, and unless so filed by the later to occur of four months from the date of the second publication of this notice or one month from the date of mailing of this notice (unless otherwise allowed or paid) a claim is thereafter forever barred.

Dated December 21, 2017.

/s/ Reed H. Glawe

Reed H. Glawe, ICIS PIN NO: AT0002863

Attorney for Executors

GISLASON & HUNTER LLP

2700 South Broadway, P.O. Box 458

New Ulm, MN 56073

Date of second publication

January 10, 2018

Probate Code Section 304

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NOTICE OF DISPOSITION

TO:

Larry Brown

2300 Okoboji Ave

Milford, IA 51351

Unit #570

Located at: 811 28th Street, Milford, IA 51351

Please be advised that fifteen (15) days from this date,

at 9:00 amyour personal contents in storage unit #570

will be disposed of pursuant to Iowa Law. To arrange to

retrieve your personal property, you must contact the

undersigned within fifteen (15) days of this notice.

Dated this January 10, 2018 at Spirit Lake, Iowa.

Right Size Storage

1601 Keokuk Ave

Spirit Lake, IA 51360

712-336-8400

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THE IOWA DISTRICT COURT

DICKINSON COUNTY

IN THE MATTER OF

THE ESTATE OF

STEVAN A. LOWE, Deceased.

CASE NO. ESPR014240

NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF

APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTOR,

AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS

To All Persons Interested in the Estate of Stevan A. Lowe, Deceased, who died on or about July 1, 2016:

You are hereby notified that on July 12, 2016, the last will and testament of Stevan A. Lowe, deceased, bearing date of February 1, 2016, was admitted to probate in the above named court and that Stanley Lowe Steven Lowe was appointed executor of the estate. Any action to set aside the will must be brought in the district court of said county within the later to occur of four months from the date of the second publication of this notice or one month from the date of mailing of this notice to all heirs of the decedent and devisees under the will whose identities are reasonably ascertainable, or thereafter be forever barred.

Notice is further given that all persons indebted to the estate are requested to make immediate payment to the undersigned, and creditors having claims against the estate shall file them with the clerk of the above named district court, as provided by law, duly authenticated, for allowance, and unless so filed by the later to occur of four months from the date of the second publication of this notice or one month from the date of mailing of this notice (unless otherwise allowed or paid) a claim is thereafter forever barred.

Dated

Stanley Lowe

Steven Lowe

Executor of estate

906 Fargo Avenue, Spirit Lake, IA 51360; 3714 Jewel Circle, Spirit Lake, IA 51360

John M. Bjornstad , ICIS PIN No: AT0000921

Attorney for executor

Firm Name: Bjornstad Law Office

Address: 832 Lake Street, P.O. Box 305, Spirit Lake, IA 51360

Date of second publication

January 17, 2018

Probate Code Section 304

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WAHPETON CITY COUNCIL

SPECIAL SESSION – THURSDAY, DECEMBER 28, 2017

8:30 A.M. WAHPETON CITY HALL

The Wahpeton City Council met on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. in Wahpeton City Hall. Present were Mayor Johnson, Councilmen Tom Rierson, Jack Jones, and Harold Prior. City employees Tielbur, Hanna and Radcliffe were also present.

Mayor Johnson called the meeting to order with the Pledge of Allegiance.

Jones moved and Prior seconded to approve the agenda. All ayes – motion carried.

Council discussed the Capital Improvement and Pavement Management Plan for fiscal years 2018-2022. There was discussion on priority and funding for street improvements, water line replacements and water plant updates. ISG will update items discussed and council committees will meet to further discuss each item.

Being no further business, Mayor Johnson adjourned the meeting at 10:05 a.m. All ayes – motion carried. ATTEST: Bonnie R. Tielbur, City Clerk/Admin.

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City of West Okoboji Wage Report 2017

EDWARD A RICE-3750.00

LARRY TRAUGHBER-3600.00

MIKE PAXTON-550.00

MARCIA PETERSEN-550.00

JIM LADEGAARD-550.00

GLEN PETERSEN-50.00

JAMES W ROHLFSEN-75.00

JUDITH A HAVILAND-75.00

BARBARA A LYNCH-75.00

LINDA WEIR-75.00

BRAD J DANBOM-50.00

WILLIAM H CARMICHAEL- 50.00

ROBERT B HEIN-600.00

JASON ECKARD-40000.00

RICHARD WITTROCK-35000.00

MICHAEL J ELLERBROEK-50.00

MICHAEL J OLSON-350.00

MELISSA BALLIS-40000.00

DOUGLAS NIELSEN-50.00

TOTAL EMPLOYEE WAGES-

125500.00

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Dickinson County Board of Supervisors

December 26, 2017

9:30 A.M. Present are Supervisors Paul Johnson, Mardi Allen, Tim Fairchild, Vice-Chairperson Pam Jordan, and Chairperson William Leupold.

Those present recited The Pledge of Allegiance.

Meeting called to order by Chairperson, William Leupold.

Sarah Prange from Compass Pointe was present representing a coalition of nine treatment counties in Northwest Iowa. Prange explained the Prescription monitoring Program (PMP), which is a voluntary system for physicians to monitor the Opioid usage within the State of Iowa. Iowa Association of Counties (ISAC) is encouraging counties to consider joining in a state and nationwide ligation effort being led by Crueger Dickinson and Simmons Hanly Conroy litigation team. ISAC believes that Iowa counties will set an example to others by joining forces in this unified effort against those who may be held accountable for this crisis. The county will take this up at an upcoming meeting once they have gathered additional information regarding the subject.

Moved by Jordan, seconded by Fairchild, to approve the December 19, 2017 Board Meeting Minutes as presented to the board. Roll call vote: Jordan-aye, Fairchild-aye, Johnson -aye, Allen-aye and Leupold-aye.

Moved by Allen, seconded by Fairchild, to approve \ the December 20, 2017 Board Meeting Minutes as presented to the board. Roll call vote: Allen-aye, Fairchild-aye, Johnson -aye, Jordan-aye and Leupold-aye.

Move by Fairchild, seconded by Johnson, to approve the claims as listed on the December 26, 2017 Claims Register Listing. Roll call vote: Fairchild-aye, Johnson-aye, Allen-aye, Jordan-aye, and Leupold-aye.

CLAIMS REGISTER

LISTING 12-26-2017

Advanced Door Systems

676.20

Airgas USA, LLC

55.80

Alliant Energy

3208.08

Alpha Wireless Comm Company

1129.00

Arnold Motor Supply

222.13

Atlas Stamp & Seal Company

39.80

Aureon Technologies Inc.

1380.00

B & W Control Specialists

5400.00

Beck Engineering Inc.

5782.50

Black Hills Energy

892.97

Blackstrap, Inc.

11583.29

Bomgaars Supply Inc.

449.51

Boyer Trucks Sioux Falls

62.84

Capital One Commercial

176.98

Card Service Center

1268.51

CenturyLink

573.09

CenturyLink

423.65

Certified Testing Service

2218.00

Continental Research Corporation

137.64

Cooperative Energy Company

12453.13

Debra M McKeever,CSR,RPR

166.00

Dermatec Direct

109.88

Des Moines Stamp Mfg

80.20

Dickinson County Public Health

7614.70

Dickinson County News

864.47

Discovery House

300.00

Emergitech

7469.64

Evertek

47.12

Gateway Hotel

636.16

Govconnection Inc

2914.76

Graham Tire Company

1759.20

Hewlett-Packard Company

3374.80

Historic Arnolds Park

5000.00

Hoffman Filter Service

82.50

Hope Haven Inc.

140.60

Hurlburt Tools

284.95

Ia Lakes Electric Cooperative

1262.75

Ia Narcotics Officers Assn

50.00

Ia Prison Industries

222.64

IAAO

19.00

IACCBE

805.00

Ian Treasurer

20.00

Idals

30.00

Integrated Weed Control

976.00

Interstate All Battery Center

35.96

Iowa Bicycle Coalition

100.00

Iowa Civil Contracting

237495.80

Iowa Information

15.00

Iowa Secretary of State

2377.38

ISAA

1005.00

ISU Extension

210.00

Jerry Wagener

12.59

Josh Roberts

40.00

Kandace Kolpin

25.00

Kolbeck Inc

4943.11

Kris Rowley

21.40

Kristin Loken

117.70

L & C Tire Service

410.00

Lake Park Auto Repair

263.40

Lakes Regional Healthcare

4059.02

Lee Sorenson

587.77

Mail Services LLC

900.09

Marc

181.04

Market Street Tire Company

637.50

Marsha Carlson

45.00

Marshall & Swift

359.95

Matheson Tri-Gas

319.93

Maxyield

2652.43

McCarty Custom Tiling

3004.68

Mediacom

1188.45

Michael J. Chozen Trust

25000.00

Mid Iowa Sales Company

97.00

Milford Municipal Utilities

35.63

NW Ia Regional Housing Trust

8281.00

NW Ia Youth Emergency Service

1200.00

O’Keefe Elevator Company

238.63

Okoboji Motor Company

90.42

Okoboji, City of

6325.00

Osceola Rural Water

84.80

Palo Alto County Treasurer

1550.00

Powerplan

4630.75

Ramada Worldwide

72.80

Reekers Cleaning Service LLC

825.00

Rens Concrete

7700.00

Sam Wedeking Excavating

1950.00

Sandra Wilmot

17.12

Shamrock Recycling

3014.11

Smith Homes & RV

477.09

Software Inc.

1078.00

Spencer Office Supplies

69.74

Spencer, City of

234.30

Spirit Lake Medical Center

290.00

Spirit Lake, City of

38.37

Superior Telephone Co-op

430.02

Terril, City of

46.20

Toms Plumbing & Heating LLC

144.00

Town & County

436.25

Treasurer State of Iowa

770.00

Tri-State Emergency Mgmt

20.00

TriI-State Litho

69.00

US Bank

258.99

US Cellular

92.52

US Postmaster

34.00

Verizon Wireless

473.84

Web Graphics

1781.45

Wedeking Pit & Plant.

7228.36

Woodward Youth Corporation

2239.20

Ziegler, Inc.

2867.82

TOTAL

$423734.10

STAMPED WARRANT

REGISTER-DD 1

Sam Wedeking Excavating

170.00

STAMPED WARRANT REGISTER JT 61 CDE

Jacobson Westergard & Assoc.

1831.50

Cory Juergens LLC

20164.05

TOTAL STAMPED WARRANTS

$22166.00

County Treasurer Kris Rowley present. The Treasurer’s Office will be purchasing Stamped Drainage Warrants from Cory Juergens Construction LLC for work done in Joint Drainage District 61 CDE. The current interest rate of the warrant purchase is 5%.

Moved by Fairchild, seconded by Jordan, to approve the following maximum deposit limits for Dickinson County. Roll call vote: Fairchild-aye, Jordan-aye, Johnson-aye, Allen-aye, and Leupold-aye.

Bank Midwest-Spirit Lake, IA$40,000,000.00
Central Bank-Spirit Lake, IA$5,000,000.00
Citizens Credit Union-Spirit Lake, IA$1,000,000.00
Farmer’s Savings Bank-Milford, IA$5,000,000.00
IA Public Agency Investment Trust-Des Moines, IA$20,000,000.00
Northwest Bank-Spirit Lake, IA$40,000,000.00
Savings Bank-Lake Park, IA$5,000,000.00
The State Bank-Spirit Lake, IA$5,000,000.00
United Community Bank-Milford, IA$5,000,000.00

The Board gave their board and committee reports.

There being no further items presented to the board, moved by Fairchild, seconded by Johnson to adjourn. All voted aye. Meeting adjourned to the call of the Chairperson at 10:45 a.m.

_William Leupold, Chairperson

Lori Pedersen, Auditor

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Attest December 19, 2017

Central Water System Regular Board Meeting

Chairman Hinshaw called the board meeting to order. Members present were Hinshaw, Eckard, and Vos. Gray and Frerk were also present.

Motion was made by Eckard to approve the minutes of the previous board meeting. Seconded by Vos and the motion passed.

Gray reported that the anti-degradation report had been posted as required by the Iowa DNR.

A motion was made by Eckard to roll the maturing Northwest Bank CD back into a CD. Second by Vos and the motion carried.

The board approved to raise the water usage commodity charge from $2.50 per thousand gallons of water up to $3.50 per thousand gallons of water starting February 1, 2018. Motion was made by Eckard, second by Vos and the motion carried.

After reviewing the 2018 proposed budget with the new water commodity charge of $3.50 per thousand gallons, motion was made by Hinshaw to approve the budget. Second made by Eckard and the motion passed.

Motion was made by Vos to pay the claims. Seconded by Eckard and the motion passed. A list of claims is attached.

There was no further business and the meeting was adjourned.

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Anthony Gray, Supt.

Wheeler J Hinshaw, Chairman

Federal Withholding-$ 856.00

Social Security-$ 1,494.32

IPERS-$ 1,453.28

Wages-$ 7,106.40

Alliant Energy-$ 6055.04

Black Hills Energy-$ 488.99

Blue Cross/Blue Shield-$ 2,079.69

Bomgaars-$ 147.04

Card Service Center-$ 308.05

CenturyLink-$ 287.94

Delta Industries -$ 1,589.45Dickinson County News-$ 43.32

Hach-$ 487.09

Hawkins, Inc-$ 6,509.76

ICAP-$ 31,660.13

Kruse Pavement Solutions-$ 511.25

State Hygienic Lab-$ 158.00

Telplex-$ 53.70

Gary Vos-$ 450.00

Jake Hinshaw-$ 300.00

Russ Eckard-$ 450.00

Tony Gray-$ 184.88

Tony Gray-$ 200.00

Mike Frerk-$ 200.00

Total Claims- $ 63,074.33

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Attest December 22, 2017

Central Water System Special Board Meeting

Chairman Hinshaw called meeting to order. Vos, Eckard, Gray were present.

The board discussed the proposed water rate increase from the December 19, 2017 meeting.

No motions were made and the meeting was adjourned.

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Anthony Gray, Supt.

Wheeler J Hinshaw, Chairman

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Arnolds Park/Okoboji Fire and Rescue Board Meeting Minutes

January 10, 2018, 6:00PM, Okoboji Fire Station Meeting Room

The meeting was called to order by President Jerry Robinson with board member John Adams, Fire Chief Chris Yungbluth and Assistant Chief Jim Hentges in attendance. The Agenda was reviewed and no changes or corrections are made. Consent agenda to include the previous meetings minutes and bills were reviewed and motion to approve by Robinson, seconded by Adams motion carries with unanimous vote.

OLD BUSINESS

Chief Yungbluth advised that all but one defibrillator has been delivered to the Okoboji Police Officers. He will attempt to meet with that officer soon. He also reported that the Christmas party was well attended and enjoyed by all. He also advised that we are waiting on the Drone to be shipped from the company who is waiting on batteries.

NEW BUSINESS

Chief Yungbluth reported that several members have years of service anniversaries for the department to include: Duane Zahradnick 40 years, Dave Nelson 35 Years, Neal Houge 27 Years, Craig Gray 9 Years and Kathy Sprague 1 year. He also provided the December call report to include regular meetings and trainings 4 Fire department responses and 8 EMS team responses. He also reported that he is starting the budget process for the next fiscal year. Chief Yungbluth reported that he will be starting a firefighter I for 5-6 members soon. Discussion was held on putting terms limits on the board members in officer’s positions. After discussion no action was taken. Chief Yungbluth reviewed upcoming events.

OPEN DISCUSSION

Board members inquired about the next big purchase for the department. Chief Yungbluth explained that there were a couple of options to include a training site, or replacement of the rescue truck based on recommendations from the general membership.

The meeting was adjourned at 1818 with the next meeting to be held February 7th, 6:00 PM at the Okoboji Fire Station meeting room.

Monthly Bills

Wal-mart-146.52

Boonedocks-309.24

Adventure Specialties-3,445.00

Alpha Wireless-90.00

Bomgaars-160.70

Dickinson Co News-36.55

Midwest Breathing Air-195.10

Pixler Electric-125.73

Spirit Lake Parts City-49.90

Arnold Motor Supply-51.60

Chris Yungbluth-417.00

Heiman Fire Equipment-81.95

Verizon Wireless-110.70

Attest:

Chris Yungbluth

Fire Chief

Arnolds Park/Okoboji Fire and Rescue

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PUBLIC NOTICE

The Milford Planning and Zoning Committee will hold a public hearing on the 18th day of January, 2018 at 4:45 p.m. at Community Center Board Room for the purpose of consideration of amending Article VIII (AC) Arterial Commercial District, Section 8.3 SPECIAL EXCEPTION USES. by adding under Commercial Uses Fireworks Display & Sale 11-17. Oral and written comments will be heard at the time of public hearing. After the public hearing the Milford Planning and Zoning Committee will act on this amendment.

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MILFORD CITY COUNCIL

REGULAR MEETING

DECEMBER 26, 2017

6:30 PM

The Milford City Council met in regular session December 26, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Center Board Room

Mayor Bill Reinsbach presided.

Members present: Jason Simpson, Don Olsen, Mary Kay Rolling, John Walters, and Bill Huse

Absent: None

Others present: Andy Yungbluth, Doug Frederick, Steve Anderson, Sara Anderson, Robert Mayer, and Tom Struthers

Bill Reinsbach led the Pledge of Allegiance.

Motion by Simpson second by Rolling to approve the agenda. All voting aye. Motion carried.

Motion by Walters second by Huse to approve consent agenda. All voting aye. Motion carried.

Items on the Consent Agenda were as follows:

• Minutes December 11, 2017 council meeting

• Shield Board minutes September 21, 2017

• Letter of resignation from Planning & Zoning Commission member Steve Anderson

CITIZEN OPPORTUNITY

FOR COMMENT

ACTIONS & DISCUSSION ITEMS

Oath of Office- Mayor

Mayor Reinsbach administered the oath of office to Steve Anderson. Anderson starts as Mayor in January with his first meeting being held on January 8, 2018.

Discussion regarding Polaris TIF agreement

Motion by Simpson, second by Rolling to send letter to Polaris in regards to Polaris TIF agreement. All voting aye. Motion carried

Discussion on progress of property located at 903 Okoboji Ave and possible extension of exterior building

Rob Mayer and Tom Struthers owners of Pioneer Theater were present to explain the delays in finishing the exterior of the property at 903 Okoboji Ave. One being they have been working on some interior structural work in order to frame in the glass windows which have been finished for over a month. The windows were to be installed last week and when they called Northwest Glass Co. in Spencer they were informed it would be another 3 weeks. Council agreed they are making progress. Motion by Olsen, second by Simpson to allow another extension to have project finished by March 1st, 2018. All voting aye. Motion carried.

COMMENTS BY MAYOR, COUNCIL, AND STAFF

Mary Kay Rolling was concerned about the amount of cigarette debris on the sidewalk in front of the Scoreboard. City Administrator Reinsbach said she would reach out to the owner. Simpson expressed his disappointment that cuts had to be made into the new cement alley between 8th and 9th street to run a gas line. Mayor Reinsbach talked about a meeting he had with a representative from LDI a couple of weeks ago. The company believes in giving back to the community and would like to make a contribution to the Jaws of Life if the opportunity arises. The City Administrator personally thanked council members Simpson, Rolling, Walters and Mayor Reinsbach for their years of service. With no other discussion, motion to adjourn by Olsen, second by Simpson at 6:54 p.m. All voting aye: Motion carried.

Respectfully submitted,_
Bill Reinsbach, MayorLeAnn Reinsbach,

City Administrator/Clerk

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