Legals - Week of 2.7.18

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

IN THE IOWA JUVENILE COURT FOR DICKINSON COUNTY

ARIANNA SUMMERFIELD,NO. JVJV003334
Petitioner,ORIGINAL NOTICE
IN THE INTEREST OFCODY THOMAS WELTLIN,
A Minor Child.

You are hereby notified that there is now on file in the office of the clerk of the above Court, a Petition for Termination of Parental Rights in the above entitled action, a copy of which Petition is attached hereto, along with an order. The Petitioner’s attorney is John L. Sandy of Sandy Law Firm, P.C. whose address is 304 18th Street, P.O. BOX 445, Spirit Lake, Iowa, 51360.

You are further notified that a hearing regarding the Petition for Termination of Parental Rights has been set for 9:00 a.m. on March 20, 2018, in the Iowa Juvenile Court for Dickinson County, at the Courthouse in Spirit Lake, Iowa, and at that time and place you will be given an opportunity to be heard before the Court.

You are further notified that unless, within 20 days after service of this Original Notice upon you, you serve, and within a reasonable time thereafter, file a written Special Appearance, Motion or Answer, in the Iowa Juvenile Court for Dickinson County, at the Courthouse in Spirit Lake, Iowa, judgement by default will be rendered against you for the relief demanded in the Petition.

Clerk of the Above Court

Dickinson County Courthouse

Spirit Lake, IA 51360

If you need assistance to participate in court due to a disability, call the disability coordinator at 712-279-6616. 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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IN THE IOWA JUVENILE COURT FOR DICKINSON COUNTY

ARIANNA SUMMERFIELD,NO. JVJV003335
Petitioner,ORIGINAL NOTICE

IN THE INTEREST OF

CALEB WILLIAM SUMMERFIELD,

A Minor Child.

You are hereby notified that there is now on file in the office of the clerk of the above Court, a Petition for Termination of Parental Rights in the above entitled action, a copy of which Petition is attached hereto, along with an order. The Petitioner’s attorney is John L. Sandy of Sandy Law Firm, P.C. whose address is 304 18th Street, P.O. BOX 445, Spirit Lake, Iowa, 51360.

You are further notified that a hearing regarding the Petition for Termination of Parental Rights has been set for 11:30 a.m. on February 20, 2018, in the Iowa Juvenile Court for Dickinson County, at the Courthouse in Spirit Lake, Iowa, and at that time and place you will be given an opportunity to be heard before the Court.

You are further notified that unless, within 20 days after service of this Original Notice upon you, you serve, and within a reasonable time thereafter, file a written Special Appearance, Motion or Answer, in the Iowa Juvenile Court for Dickinson County, at the Courthouse in Spirit Lake, Iowa, judgement by default will be rendered against you for the relief demanded in the Petition.

Clerk of the Above Court

Dickinson County Courthouse

Spirit Lake, IA 51360

If you need assistance to participate in court due to a disability, call the disability coordinator at 712-279-6616. 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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IN THE IOWA JUVENILE COURT FOR DICKINSON COUNTY

ARIANNA SUMMERFIELD,NO. JVJV003336
Petitioner,ORIGINAL NOTICE

IN THE INTEREST OF

GEORGE LOUIS WELTLIN V,

A Minor Child.

You are hereby notified that there is now on file in the office of the clerk of the above Court, a Petition for Termination of Parental Rights in the above entitled action, a copy of which Petition is attached hereto, along with an order. The Petitioner’s attorney is John L. Sandy of Sandy Law Firm, P.C. whose address is 304 18th Street, P.O. BOX 445, Spirit Lake, Iowa, 51360.

You are further notified that a hearing regarding the Petition for Termination of Parental Rights has been set for 9:00 a.m. on March 20, 2018, in the Iowa Juvenile Court for Dickinson County, at the Courthouse in Spirit Lake, Iowa, and at that time and place you will be given an opportunity to be heard before the Court.

You are further notified that unless, within 20 days after service of this Original Notice upon you, you serve, and within a reasonable time thereafter, file a written Special Appearance, Motion or Answer, in the Iowa Juvenile Court for Dickinson County, at the Courthouse in Spirit Lake, Iowa, judgement by default will be rendered against you for the relief demanded in the Petition.

Clerk of the Above Court

Dickinson County Courthouse

Spirit Lake, IA 51360

If you need assistance to participate in court due to a disability, call the disability coordinator at 712-279-6616. 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

ERNEST W. WILCKE, Deceased.

CASE NO. ESPR014434

NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF

APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTORS,

AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS

To All Persons Interested in the Estate of Ernest W. Wilcke, Deceased, who died on or about December 21, 2017:

You are hereby notified that on January 11, 2018, the last will and testament of Ernest W. Wilcke, deceased, bearing date of November 7, 1998, *First Codicil dated October 12, 2007 and Second Codicil dated October 12, 2015, were admitted to probate in the above named court and that Nancy R. Sundall and Elaine M. Wilcke 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 January 19, 2018.

Nancy R. Sundall

and Elaine M. Wilcke

Executors of estate

1510 Hill Ave., P.O. Box 455,

Spirit Lake, IA 51360

* Designate Codicil(s) if any, with date(s).

James V. McKinney, ICIS PIN No: AT0005198

Attorney for executor

Firm Name: McKinney Law Offices, P.C.

Address: 480 Sixth St., Waukee, IA 50263

Date of second publication

7th day of February, 2018.

Probate Code Section 304

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THE IOWA DISTRICT COURT

DICKINSON COUNTY

IN THE MATTER OF

THE ESTATE OF

NANCY E. MCALPINE, Deceased.

CASE NO. ESPR014442

NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF

APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTOR,

AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS

To All Persons Interested in the Estate of Nancy E. McAlpine, Deceased, who died on or about January 30, 2017:

You are hereby notified that on January 19, 2018, the last will and testament of Nancy E. McAlpine, deceased, bearing date of January 2, 2002, was admitted to probate in the above named court and that Robert V. McAlpine 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 January 23, 2018.

Robert V. McAlpine

Executor of estate

830 26th Street NE, Rochester, MN 55906

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

7th day of February, 2018.

Probate Code Section 304

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THE IOWA DISTRICT COURT

DICKINSON COUNTY

IN THE MATTER OF

THE ESTATE OF

KAREN MARIE HUFFMAN , Deceased

CASE NO. ESPR014403

NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF

APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTOR,

AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS

To All Persons Interested in the Estate of Karen Marie Huffman, Deceased, who died on or about October 18, 2017:

You are hereby notified that on November 7, 2017, the last will and testament of Karen Marie Huffman, deceased, bearing date of September 21, 2016, was admitted to probate in the above named court and that Darryn Huffman 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 November 8, 2017.

s/s Darryn Huffman

Executor of estate

Darryn Huffman

2408 25th Street, Lot 55

Spirit Lake, IA 51360

R. Scott Rhinehart,

ICIS PIN No: AT0000666

Attorney for executor

Firm Name: Rhinehart Law, P.C.

Address: 2000 Leech Avenue,

Sioux City, IA 51106

Date of second publication

14th day of February, 2018

Probate Code Section 304

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THE IOWA DISTRICT COURT

DICKINSON COUNTY

IN THE MATTER OF

THE ESTATE OF

WILLIS G. SMITH, Deceased.

CASE NO. ESPR014446

NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF

APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTOR,

AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS

To All Persons Interested in the Estate of Willis G. Smith, Deceased, who died on or about January 18, 2018:

You are hereby notified that on January 29, 2018, the last will and testament of Willis G. Smith, deceased, bearing date of January 3, 2013, was admitted to probate in the above named court and that Blanca A. Smith 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 January 29, 2018.

Blanca A. Smith

Executor of estate

13062 Templar Drive N, 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

14th day of February, 2018

Probate Code Section 304

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LAKES REGIONAL HEALTHCARE

PAYROLL

For the Year Ending December 31, 2017

Nursing/Professional Services

$5,367,141.93

Financial Services

802,342.95

Home Health Services

683,489.60

Laboratory

653,257.36

Radiology

646,779.11

Administration

645,581.36

Ambulance Services

587,092.38

Engineering

435,304.81

Food Services

332,347.74

Pharmacy

280,090.73

Public Health

247,514.64

Health Information Services

236,901.74

Environmental Services

196,910.82

Respiratory Therapy

184,031.42

Clinic Services

173,237.31

Quality Management

142,295.83

Human Resources

134,759.55

Purchasing

100,103.51

Physical Therapy

79,658.57 11,928,841.36

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CITY OF TERRIL

2017 GROSS WAGE SCHEDULE

BRIAN BRAWNER- $220.00

DONNA CHAPPAS- $2,562.00

LINDA DINGEL- $5,235.00

DENNIS HILDRETH- $5,217.60

JILL JENNINGS- $563.50

DANA LORING- $16,671.12

SCOT MATTHEWS- $15,134.46

TIMOTHY MATTHEWS- $47,508.84

JERI NISSEN- $340.00

DIANA PRITTS- $1,673.00

REBEKAH SCHNELL- $3,953.91

RON SOAT- $360.00

JULIE THIESEN- $320.00

KEN TROJAHN- $300.00

DARRELL WOODS JR- $1,800.00

HEATHER WRIGLEY- $1,056.00

$102,915.43

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CITY OF ARNOLDS PARK, IOWA

ORDINANCE NO. 18-01

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF ARNOLDS PARK, IOWA, 2004, BY AMENDING PROVISIONS PERTAINING TO WATER RATES

BE IT ENACTED by the City Council of the City of Arnolds Park, Iowa:

SECTION 1. SECTION MODIFIED. Sections 92.02 and 92.03 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Arnolds Park, Iowa, 2004, are repealed and the following adopted in lieu thereof:

92.02 RATES FOR SERVICE.

• Quarterly Rate.

• First 2,500 gallons of water used per quarter at $72.00 (Minimum Bill). The quarterly minimum shall be billed in advance.

• All over 2,500 gallons of water used per quarter at $6.30 per 1,000 gallons. Gallons of overage shall be billed in arrears.

• Annual Rate.

• First 10,000 gallons of water used per year at $288.00 (Minimum Bill). The annual minimum shall be billed in advance.

• All over 10,000 gallons of water used per year at $6.30 per 1,000 gallons. Gallons of overage shall be billed in arrears.

92.03 RATES FOR SERVICE OUTSIDE THE CITY. Water service shall be provided to customers located outside the corporate limits of the City, which the City has previously agreed to serve, at the following rates:

• Quarterly Rate.

• First 2,500 gallons of water used per quarter at $96.00 (Minimum Bill). The quarterly minimum shall be billed in advance.

• All over 2,500 gallons of water used per quarter at $8.10 per 1,000 gallons. Gallons of overage shall be billed in arrears.

SECTION 2. SEVERABILITY CLAUSE. If any section, provision, or part of this ordinance shall be adjudged invalid or unconstitutional, such adjudication shall not affect the validity of the ordinance as a whole or any section, provision, or part thereof not adjudged invalid or unconstitutional.

SECTION 3. WHEN EFFECTIVE. This ordinance shall be in effect from and after its final passage, approval and publication as provided by law.

Passed by the Council and approved this 10th day of January, 2018.

Jim Hussong, Mayor

ATTEST:

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Linda Nase, City Clerk

I certify that the foregoing was published as Ordinance No. 18-01 on the 7th day of February, 2018.

Linda Nase, City Clerk

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Dickinson County Sanitary Landfill Commission

Regular Session 2:04 P.M.

January 26, 2018

Members Present (Representing): Kevin Bice (Spirit Lake), (Linda Nase (Arnolds Park), Bill Maas (Orleans), Karrie Funk (Milford) by phone, Tim Fairchild (Dickinson County Supervisor)

Also Present (Representing): Charles Vigdal (Dickinson County Conservation Board)

Presiding: Bice called meeting to order.

Agenda: Motion to approve the agenda. Maas/Fairchild. All ayes.

Minutes:  Motion to approve December 14, 2017 meeting minutes. Maas/Fairchild. All ayes. Vigdal received information about publicly publishing the meeting minutes from Winther, Staves and Co. and the commission decided to continue to publish minutes in the newspaper.

Treasurer’s Report:  Motion to accept Treasurer’s Report. The beginning balance on November 30, 2017 was $48,960.12. Revenue totaling $22,320.63 and expenditures totaling $21,337.79. The ending balance on December 29, 2017 was $49,942.96 Nase/Bice. All ayes. 

Outstanding Bills:  Motion to pay the Dickinson County Conservation Board wages for $19,579.27 and Dickinson County News in the amount of $38.76 Maas/Fairchild. All ayes.

Operations: Vigdal reported that there was a press release sent out talking about the SWAP shop program and was picked up by many papers, radio and one TV station. He also reported that there was a couple large end of year bills, including the electronic waste bill. They are also improving the demanufacturing room. Vigdal also answered a question about how they get desired metals from appliances to maximize revenue from demanufacturing.

Landfill Update: None.

New business- All assessments from the cities were received by the commission. Discussed with commission members not present at last meeting about the increase in next year’s assessment and how the money from the landfill is received and when the next time it will be re-figured in 2022. Some commissioners talked about how their recycling contracts are ending and are looking at vendors for curbside recycling and discussed what other cities were doing with possibilities at cooperation.

Motion to Adjourn.  Maas/Funk.  All ayes. 

Next meeting: February 22, 2018 Adjourn: 2:24 P.M.
Dickinson County Landfill Commission Charles Vigdal, Secretary

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PUBLIC NOTICE

The Milford Planning and Zoning will hold a public hearing on the 15th day of February, 2018 at 4:45 p.m. at the City of Milford Community Center Boardroom for the purpose of consideration of an amendment to the Zoning Ordinances of the City of Milford, Iowa 2011. The request is to amend Section 13.2, paragraphs 3 and 6, Pertaining to the Accessory Building Use in MH Zoned Districts, to state as follows:

Section 13.2 ACCESSORY BUILDINGS.

(3) Accessory buildings may not be erected in any required front yard or side yard and must be located behind the principle building. In MH zoned districts an accessory building not over two hundred (200) square feet may be erected in the side and rear yard no closer than eight feet (8) from the principle building and thirty (30) feet from the required front yard setback and must not encroach into the required side or rear yard setbacks.

(6) No accessory building may be erected within ten (10) feet of the principle building. In MH zoned districts an accessory building may be erected within eight (8) feet of the principle building.

Oral and written comments will be heard at this time. After the public hearing the Milford Planning and Zoning will act on this amendment.

LeAnn Reinsbach,

City Administrator/Clerk

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REGULAR MEETING OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF

THE IOWA GREAT LAKES SANITARY DISTRICT

January 23, 2018 3:00 P.M.

DISTRICT OFFICE, MILFORD, IOWA

President Boettcher called the meeting to order at 3:00 p.m.; trustee was present Rohlfsen Hoppe and Senn (by phone he was in Texas and unable to make the meeting in person). Others present were Tim Oswald.

Tim Oswald from Piper Jaffray discussed the Districts total debt limit and their ability to do projects over the next five years.

Trustee Rohlfsen introduced Resolution 2018-02 RESOLUTION FIXING DATE FOR A MEETING ON THE AUTHORIZATION OF A LOAN AGREEMENT AND THE ISSUANCE OF NOT TO EXCEED $4,500,000 GENERAL OBLIATION CAPITAL LOAN NOTES OF THE IOWA GREAT LAKES SANITARY DISTRICT, IN THE COUNTY OF DICKINSON, STATE OF IOWA (FOR ESSENTIAL PURPOSES), AND PROVIDING FOR THE PUBLICATION OF NOTICE THERE OF and moved it be adopted. Trustee Hoppe Seconded the motion, and the roll call was taken, and the votes were recorded as Aye: Rohlfsen, Senn, Hoppe, Boettcher; Nay: None. President Boettcher declared the resolution duly adopted.

Trustees approved a quote from Converged Technologies, LLC to replace the phone system for

$4,782.00 (Boettcher/Rohlfsen); all ayes.

Trustees approved agreement with Advanced Tracking Technologies, Inc. for GPS tracking services for use on 20 pieces of equipment for three years at a three-year cost of $14,963.00 (Hoppe/Senn) 3 aye, 1 nay.

Anderson updated Trustees on proposal to sell about an acre of ground.

Trustees approved purchase of IT Pipes sewer inspection software FOR $22,625.00 (Hoppe/Rohlfsen); all aye.

Trustees set public hearing date for the Fiscal Year 2019 Budget for February 27, 2018 at 3:00 (Senn/Rohlfsen); all aye.

The meeting was adjourned

(Senn/Rohlfsen).

ATTEST: _

Robert H. Boettcher President Kae Hoppe, Clerk

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PUBLIC NOTICE OF INTENT TO CONSIDER ISSUANCE OF SECTION 401 WATER QUALITY CERTIFICATION

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (Iowa DNR) proposes to evaluate Section 401 Certification for the following project. The Section 401 Certification is the statement that a project will not cause a violation of Iowa’s Water Quality Standards.

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Hoien Construction and Jacobson-Westergard & Associates propose to place field stone riprap along 105’ of West Okoboji Lake in S12, T99N, R37W, in Dickinson County. Project application material may be requested by calling Chris Schwake at (515) 725-8399. Anyone wishing to comment on the intent to proceed with Section 401 Certification review must do so in writing by March 8, 2018 (send to Iowa DNR, Chris Schwake, 502 E 9TH ST, Des Moines, IA 50319-0034). All relevant comments will be considered in the review process.

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