ST. LOUIS COUNTY SCHOOLS ISD 2142
The Reorganizational Meeting of the School Board of Independent School District No. 2142, St. Louis County Schools, was held at the District Office on Monday, January 5, 2015, beginning at 5:00 p.m.
In attendance: B. Larson, C. Larson, Glowaski, Manick, Rantala, Swanson, Zupetz. Also Sallee and Sopp. Pledge of Allegiance.
Daniel Manick, Troy Swanson, and Lynette Zupetz having been duly elected, accepted the office of School Board Member for their respective election districts (2, 3, and 5) for a term beginning January 5, 2015 and expiring on the first Monday in January, 2019, and subsequently took the Oath of Office.
Nominations/vote to elect officials. Chair, Chet Larson. Vice Chair, Lynette Zupetz. Clerk, Gary Rantala. Treasurer, Troy Swanson.
The Reorganizational Meeting adjourned at 5:10 p.m. and the Regular Meeting was called to order.
Motion/second/carried to approve the Agenda.
Superintendent Sallee presented his report. 1) Cherry School is experiencing problems with their well, working on the matter and following MDH guidelines. 2) Principal Reports at SB Meetings plan to rotate for meetings held at DO between North Principals and South Principals/Curriculum Director; when meetings are in the schools, will have the respective site Principal report. 3) Attended Holiday Concert in each school, extremely impressed. 4) Participated in a conference call today, along with Kristi Berlin, with Search Institute, as we constantly consider what we can do better to raise test scores. Key element is helping kids feel connected, develop relationships in school. Idea get feedback from students. Beginning in Mar, Supt plans to meet one-on-one with every Senior to get honest face-to-face feedback. 5) Experienced an unexpected 2-hour delay today at SR as four buses wouldn't start, despite the fact that all buses were started and run on Sun.
Motion/second/carried to approve Consent Agenda items and thank donors for their generous support of our schools: Minutes of December 8, 2014 Regular SB Meeting; Bill List Dec 9-30, 2014; Donations: Cherry School $42.29 Cherry PTSO, North Woods School $300 Cook Timberwolves Snowmobile Club, Inc., $300 Cook Lions Club, Northeast Range School $800 value Brenda & Kevin Ryks (trombone & accessories, dress shoes), $150 Cliffs Natural Resources Inc., $50 Anonymous, $25 Chad & Joleen Rasmussen, $20 Becky Erickson, $10 Anthony & Charlene Raskovich, Tower-Soudan School $25 William & Shirley Ellison; Assurance of Compliance with State and Federal Law Prohibiting Discrimination.
Motions/seconds/carried to approve Frandsen Bank and Trust and Minnesota Liquid Asset Fund as depositories for District funds for 2015, and Cook Area Credit Union as a depository for District funds for 2015 specifically Student Activity Accounts and Petty Cash Accounts of schools where CACU has a branch.
Motion/second/carried to approve SB Salaries and Other Compensation for 2015 as follows:
Salary: $225.00 per month for Regular SB Meetings (paid regardless of attendance), plus $12 per hour for attendance at Special SB Meetings, Study Sessions, Committee Meetings, Workshops, and MSBA Conventions, including travel time
Mileage: Follow IRS-established rate of $0.575 per mile, effective January 1, 2015
Per Diem: Consistent for all employees at the following rates:
The following representative appointment positions are being recommended, and representative appointments are being made by Chair C. Larson for 2015:
Community Education Nancy Glowaski
Curriculum Lynette Zupetz and Bob Larson
Finance Nancy Glowaski
Iron Range Youth in Action Chet Larson
MSHSL Dan Manick
Marketing Troy Swanson
Negotiation of Contracts tabled until February 23 meeting
Policy Gary Rantala, Lynette Zupetz, and Nancy Glowaski
RAMS Bob Larson
Motion/second/carried to designate Colosimo, Patchin, & Kearney, Ltd. to represent the District in potential legal matters in 2015.
Motion/second/carried to designate Cook News Herald as the official newspaper for the District for 2015.
Acceptance of final audit report for year ended June 30, 2014 tabled until January 20 meeting.
Motion/second/carried to approve the school calendar for 2015-2016 as presented.
Motion/second/carried to approve the addition of 0.45 teacher FTE at Cherry (High) School, effective January 20, 2015, for the purpose of reducing class sizes in core subject areas.
Resolution directing administration to make recommendations for reductions in programs and positions, and reasons therefore, was adopted.
Motion/second/carried to enter into the proposed Addendum to the 2014-2017 Southern Minnesota Consortium Technology Director Contract, as presented.
Motion/second/carried to offer Meghan Caine a 25-hour tenured Title I teaching contract, at her existing Step, effective January 5, 2015.
Motion/second/carried to hire Shane Bauers as a Technology Assistant, 40 hours/week, 10 months/year, effective December 15, 2014 for the 2014-2015 school year.
Motion/second/carried to hire Carolee Hagen as a Speech Aide, 9.5 hours/week, effective November 17, 2014 for the 2014-2015 school year.
Motion/second/carried to offer Nathan Clifford a custodian contract, 5 hours/day M-F, effective December 23, 2014 for the 2014-2015 school year.
Motion/second/carried to offer Yvonne Hansen a bus driver contract, M-F a.m. & p.m. routes, effective January 5, 2015 for the 2014-2015 school year.
Motion/second/carried to hire James Kainwo as an Indian Education Program Assistant Long-Term Substitute, 7 hours/day, 5 days/week, January 5, 2015 through March 27, 2015 (57 days).
Motion/second/carried to offer Lisa Butler a custodian contract, 4 hours/day M-F, effective January 5, 2015 for the 2014-2015 school year.
Motion/second/carried to accept the retirement of Mary Jo Jaakola as Food Service Coordinator/Cook Aide, effective June 30, 2015.
Motion/second/carried to accept the resignations of Amy Hudspith as Assistant Softball Coach at South Ridge School, effective December 12, 2014, and James Mackai as Co-Head Volleyball Coach at Northeast Range School, effective November 14, 2014.
Motion/second/carried to approve the purchase of dedication plaques from Mesabi Sign as per quote dated December 15, 2014, total cost for 6 plaques $1,260.00.
Comments: Welcome to new SB Member, Dan Manick.
Meeting adjourned 6:00 p.m. Jan. 29 - 1
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: July 17, 2006
MORTGAGOR: Gray C. Gilley and Victoria L. Gilley, husband and wife.
MORTGAGEE: PNC Bank, National Association, successor by merger to National City Bank, successor by merger to National City Mortgage, a division of National City Bank of Indiana.
DATE AND PLACE OF RECORDING: Recorded August 7, 2006 St. Louis County Recorder, Document No. 01026003.
ASSIGNMENTS OF MORTGAGE: NONE
TRANSACTION AGENT: NONE
TRANSACTION AGENT'S MORTGAGE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER ON MORTGAGE: NONE
LENDER OR BROKER AND MORTGAGE ORIGINATOR STATED ON MORTGAGE: National City Mortgage, a division of National City Bank of Indiana
RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE SERVICER: PNC Bank, National Association
MORTGAGED PROPERTY ADDRESS: 18 2nd Avenue SE, Cook, MN 55723
TAX PARCEL I.D. #: 120.0010.02170 and 120.0010.02220
LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY:
Lots 17, 18 and 19, Block 9, Ashawa
COUNTY IN WHICH PROPERTY IS LOCATED: St. Louis
ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE: $96,900.00
AMOUNT DUE AND CLAIMED TO BE DUE AS OF DATE OF NOTICE, INCLUDING TAXES, IF ANY, PAID BY MORTGAGEE: $83,460.47
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 11, 2015 at 10:00 AM
PLACE OF SALE: Sheriff's Office, St. Louis County Courthouse, Room 103, Duluth, 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 11, 2015 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, 2014
PNC 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
4 - 14-007324 FC
THIS IS A COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR.
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