Legal notices as published in the Sleepy Eye Herald-Dispatch Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012.

Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State
Certificate of  Assumed Name
Minnesota Statutes, 333

The filing of an assumed name does not provide a user with exclusive rights to that name. The filing is required for consumer protection in order to enable consumers to be able to identify the true owner of a business.

Sewing Seeds Quilt Co.

1417 South State Street,
New Ulm, MN 56073 USA

NAMEHOLDER(S): Name: Sewing Seeds Quilt Company Address: 37007 641st Ave., Gibbon, MN 55335

By typing my name, I, the undersigned, certify that I am signing this document as the person whose signature is required, or as agent of the person(s) whose signature would be required who has authorized me to sign this document on his/her behalf, or in both capacities. I further certify that I have completed all required fields, and that the information in this document is true and correct and in compliance with the applicable chapter of Minnesota Statutes. I understand that by signing this document, I am subject to the penalties of perjury as set forth in Section 609.48 as if I had signed this document under oath.

SIGNED BY: Jeremy Berg

MAILING ADDRESS: 37007 641st Ave., Gibbon, MN 55335


Work Item 623332300021
Original File Number
FILED: Oct. 20, 2012
       11:59 P.M.

/s/ Mark Ritchie
Secretary of State

Published in the Sleepy Eye Herald-Dispatch Nov. 1 and 8, 2012.



The Burn and Compost site, south of Sleepy Eye on T.H. 4, will be closed after Sunday, November 10, 2012.

Published in the Sleepy Eye Herald-Dispatch Nov. 8, 2012.


Sleepy Eye ISD #84 Board of Education
Sept. 13, 2012 7:30PM, Conference Room

Members in Attendance:  Casey Coulson, Lori Hirschboeck, Keith Lendt, Darla Remus, Sheila Wurtzberger, Sheila Schmid, Superintendent Cselovszki.  Absent:  Ron Geiger.
Meeting called to order by chair Darla Remus at 7:30 p.m.
Good News Items: MCA test scores are strong! Volleyball strong,  tennis, cross country, and FFA team doing well. Football great potential, pending health of players.
Chair recognized visitors, principal and press.
Motion by Lori Hirschboeck, 2nd by Sheila Wurtzberger to approve Agenda as presented. M/C.
Motion by Keith Lendt, 2nd by Casey Coulson to approve minutes of August 9, 2012 as presented.  M/C.            
Motion by Sheila Wurtzberger, 2nd by Keith Lendt to approve September bills to be paid pending approval in the amount of $175,043.31, wire payments requesting approval in the amount of $171,527.30, bills paid requesting approval in the amount of $8,547.87, reimbursements paid requesting approval in the amount of $819.49, and cash transfer from MSDLAF+ to Americana in the amount of $358,000.00, as presented by Mr. Brian Pederson, finance director.  M/C.            
A: Committee meetings – Facilities and policy committees met.
B: Principal’s report – Good workshop week with several new initiatives, including technology /web pages/student system –staff and students holding up well. Timeliness of students and attendance seem to be going well. High school has 286 students plus 22 from St Mary’s (mostly Spanish, some Ag and/or Construction trades). Meeting with chamber and local business to discuss possibility of work experience program for students.
C: Superintendent’s report –  Grade school has 320 students. Math and reading tests mostly met or exceeded per group; gains made in every category with strong trending  present. Still waiting for science test results. MMR results also shared; proficiency strong, growth is good; achievement gap has opportunity for growth (need this criteria to be awarded reward school).  High school made gains as well. Adding half day for staff development purposes (due to new initiatives in technology, student measurement, website) on September 28th. Meet and confer will discuss staff request to restructure class advisor structure. Campus parent open house September 20th from 4:30pm-7:00pm. Participating in AMAZE anti-bullying program pilot program for 3rd-5th graders. SMART boost up room functional and working well.
Action items:
A: Approve overload assignment for Kris Bloedel $1328 additional for 25 minutes overload for a semester.
B: Approve Sandy Brinkmann to .16% at $7,141.76
C: Approve hire of Nicole Wilder Jensen, Elementary Instructor at $32,218 BA
D: Approve correction of Amber R. Dell-Green’s contract amount $18,515 not $18,815
E: Accept athletic booster club $400 donation to SEPS softball team
F: Accept athletic booster club $800 donation to SEPS baseball team
G: Approve Emily Piotter as ECSE one-on-one paraprofessional for 2012-13 school year 10 hrs a week @ $9.93/hr, 4 days a week
H:  Approve resignation of Cathy Burden, Special Education Paraprofessional, immediately
I: Approve hire of Daniel Paur, Special Education Paraprofessional, at 9.93/hr @ 6.75 hrs/day
J: Approve hire of Peggy A. Seidl, School Readiness paraprofessional, at $9.93/hr @ 6hrs/day, 78 days plus prep work
K: Approve hire of Alisa Mangen as Mock Trial Coordinator @ $693
L: Approve child care request for Ashley Price for six weeks
M: Approve lane changes for Aaron Nesvold BA 30 to MA and Sherri Seifert BA 60 to BA 75
N: Approve paraprofessional assignments/hours for 2012-13 school year:

Paraprofessional-Elem. Hrs/Day
Forst, Joan    6.5
Gonzalez, Maria    7
Ludewig, Julie     7
Nelson, Deanna    6.25
Okerman, Karen    6.25
Walter, Denise    7 MTF
        6.25 WRF
Special Education Paraprofessionals Elementary   Hrs/Day
Borth, Jayne     8 MT TH
        7.5 W
Braulick, Linda    6.25 WTH F
        6.75 TWF
Hoffmann, Lauren    7
Ibberson, Lori    5.5 Elem.
        1.25 HS
Mages, Jane    7.5 MT TH
        6.75 W F
Meidl, Sue    6.75 M-TH
        4 F
Piotter, Emily    2.5 4/days wk
Riederer, Lisa    6.5
Schieffert, Kari    7 4/days wk
Sorensen, Charlotte    7
Theisen, Jennifer    6.25
Wicke, Amber    6.75

Computer        Hrs/Day
Maas, Mary    5
Bergs, Kathy    6.75
Ahlrich, Kathy    8    

High School
Special Education Paraprofessional
Fischer, Kirstie      6.75
Maasz, Judy      6.75
Paur, Dan          6.75
Price Ashley      6.75
Wiechmann, Antonia  6.75
Hansen, Jan    6.75
Johnson, Anita    8    

O: Approve ECFE programs for 2012-13 as follows:
ECFE program staff  2012-13
Discovery Time
Teacher – Cheyenne Lax – 52 days @ 7 hrs plus prep, screening coordinating, newsletter
Para - Barb Seifert – 52 days @ 3.5 hours
Para – Linda Haala – 52 days @ 2.5 hours

School Readiness
Teacher – Lauren Lippert – 81 days @ 7.5 hrs plus prep, web page, meetings
Para – Barb Seifert – 81 days @7.25 hours
Para – Peggy Seidl – 78 days @6 hours (starting Sept 17) plus learning packets

ECFE classes
Toddlers – 16 sessions per year
Two year olds – 18 sessions per year
Three to Fives, Mixed Ages – 18 sessions per year

Teachers – 3 hours per class; Paras – 2 hours per class

Early Childhood Teacher – Cheyenne Lax – Twos (3), Three to Fives
Early Childhood Teacher  -  Casie Schewe – Toddlers (3)
Early Childhood Teacher – Lauren Lippert – Twos , Toddlers for rest of year
Parent Educator – Pat Stevermer – Mixed Ages, Toddlers, Three to Fives
Parent Educator – Cheyenne Lax - Twos
Para – Linda Haala – Three to Fives (am) plus prep work for DT and SR
Para – Kelly Nachreiner – Toddlers, 3-5’s
Para – Cheyenne Lax – Twos
Para – Peggy Seidl – afternoon 3-5’s

Special Events staff assigned as needed to work with volunteers

P: Approve extra and co-curricular assignments for the 2012-13 school year:
FFA Advisors
Head- Mary Hoffmann
Asst.- Ben Seifert, Alisa Mangen
National Honor Society
Sarah Dummer

E Sat Advisor
Lauren Hoffmann

Gloria Nachreiner

Student Council Advisor
Deb Reinarts

Yearbook Advisor
Gloria Nachreiner

Knowledge Bowl Advisor
Mindy Berkner-Senior High
Mindy Berkner- Jr. High

Band Director K-12
Erik Root

Vocal Director K-12
Mary Mulry

One Act Play Director
Amber Franta

Three Act Play Directors
NUACT (Paul Warshauer-Director)
Colbly Gallagher-Technical Director

Mock Trial Coordinator
Alisa Mangen – Head
Coop-Brianna Jensen

Head – Cory Haala
Asst. – Dean Deibele
Asst. – Joe Hoffmann
Jr. High-Bruce Belseth
Jr. High-Kevin Schneider

Head-Courtney Brey
Asst.-Sam Schmitt
Jr. High- Kris Bloedel
Tennis Coop
Head-Bradd Goede
Asst.-Peg Larson(Springfield Coach)
Jr. High-Jordan Rathman

Cross Country Coop
Head-Scott DeMaris – St. Mary’s

Wrestling Coop
Asst.-Randy Netzke

Boys Basketball
Head-Brian Polesky
Asst-Scott Hadley
Jr. High-Matt Hardin

Girls Basketball
Head – Ryan Hulke
Asst.-Nicole Schroeder
Jr. High –

Head –  Eric Setterholm

Head – Aaron Nesvold
Asst. – Cory Haala
Jr. High – Scott Hadley

Track Coop
Head – Kris Bloedel
Asst. – Jerry Neubauer-St. Mary’s
Jr. High- Jaci Carr
Head – Kaleb Walter
Asst. – Trent Weicherding

Head – Tim Hoffmann
Asst. – Amber Franta
Jr. High- Randy Netzke

Betsy Jensen

Lauren Hoffmann

Athletic Director
Cory Haala
Dean Deibele

Senior Class of 2013
Mindy Berkner – Head
Colby Gallagher
Erik Root

Junior Class of 2014
Deb Reinarts – Head
Cory Haala
Gloria Nachreiner

Sophomores Class of 2015
Kevin Schneider-Head
Ashley Hawker
Mary VanRoekel

Freshmen Class of 2016
Aaron Nesvold-Head
Mary Hoffmann
Troy Vangsness

Grade 8 Class of 2017
Dean Deibele – Head
Amber Franta
Arica Otte

Grade 7 Class of 2018
Sherri Seifert – Head
Bradd Goede
Michelle Missling   

Q: Certify 2012 payable 2013 levy for maximum amount “pending information becoming available from MDE”
R: Call for snow removal quotes for 2012-13
S: Approve open enrollment of two students to SE, two out to New Ulm
T: Approve 2011-12 Annual Report for Improving Student Achievement Initiative Flexible Learning Year Application
U: Approve Memorandum of Understanding (Race to the Top-District Grant) between Lynd Public School District and members of Southwest Minnesota Rural RTT Project
V: Approve resignation of Chris Unger, Spec. Educ. Paraprofessional, effective 9-25-12
W: Approve hire of Antonia Wiechmann, Spec. Educ. Paraprofessional, for 6.75hrs/day @ $9.93/hr
Motion by Casey Coulson, 2nd by Sheila Wurtzberger to approve action items A-W. M/C

Approve following resolution:
Motion to transfer funds in the Melvin and Carol Speckman Scholarship Fund held by ISD #84 @22,510.45 to Sleepy Eye Education Foundation, 400 4th AVE SW, Sleepy Eye, MN 56085.  Federal Tax ID; 41-1992140. (A 501©3 corporation).  The Scholarship will be awarded following the same criteria as originally specified.
Motion by Sheila Schmid, 2nd by Keith Lendt to approve resolution.  M/C.
Next meeting is Thursday, October 11th, 2012 @7:30PM      
Motion by Casey Coulson, 2nd  by Keith Lendt to adjourn at 8:08 p.m.    M/C

Respectfully submitted,
Sheila Schmid, Clerk

Published in the Sleepy Eye Herald-Dispatch Nov. 8, 2012.