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Health Calendar published Aug. 24, 2022

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Aging Wisely

WILLMAR — Aging Wisely: Finding New Confidence and Purpose will meet at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 1, at the Willmar Community Center. Dr. Mary Amon of CentraCare in Willmar will talk about the importance of staying strong, healthy and health signs not to ignore. The program is part of a series to help support the educational, social and nutritional needs of older adults. For more information and to make a reservation, call Britta at 320-262-5288 by 4 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 31.

NAMI Western Minnesota

WILLMAR — NAMI Western Minnesota mental health support groups for families and peer-to-peer support will meet from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 1, at the Willmar Public Library. Family groups are led by trained facilitators who also have a family member with mental illness. The group helps families develop better coping skills and strength through sharing. It is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness. For more information, call 320-235-3084 .

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STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF KANDIYOHI IN DISTRICT COURT EIGHTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT CIVIL-QUIET TITLE ACTION Court File No.: 34-CV-22 -612 Benjamin M. Ellering and Jennifer A. Ellering, Plaintiff, vs. David Gronli, Alice Gronli, Maynard C. Gronli, Mary K. Gronli, Steve M. Gronli, Barbara J. Gronli, Steven J. Riebl, Elizabeth A. Riebl, Cyclone Investments, LLC, Anthony M. Jacobs and Laurie K. Jacobs, AgStar Financial Services, FLCA, John Gag, Jennifer Gag, Magnifi Financial Credit Union, State of Minnesota, John Doe, Mary Roe, and all other persons unknown claiming any right, title, estate, interest or lien in the real property described in the Complaint herein, Defendants. SUMMONS THIS SUMMONS IS DIRECTED TO: ABOVE NAMED DEFENDANTS 1. The Plaintiff has staiied a lawsuit and you are named as a defendant. The Plaintiff’s Complaint is attached to this summons. You must respond to this lawsuit even though it may not yet be filed with the Court and there may be no comi file number on this Summons. 2. YOU MUST REPLY WITHIN 21 DAYS TO PROTECT YOUR RIGHTS. You must give or mail to the person who signed this summons a written response called an Answer within 21 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: 508 Main Street South, Suite 5, Sauk Centre, Minnesota 56378. 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. If you do not Answer within 21 days, you will lose this case. If you do not Answer within 21 days, the Comi may decide to 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 info1mation 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 paiiicipate 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, legally described as follows: see attached legal description , Kandiyohi County, Minnesota The object of this action is to quiet title to the real property. No personal claim is made by Plaintiff against the Defendants. Dated: 11/29/2022 ANN R. MITCHELL, Attorney at Law Atty. Regis. No. 203543 Attorney for Plaintiff 508 Main Street South, Suite 5 Sauk Centre, MN 56378 (320) 352-0250 .Exhibit A Ellering Tract That part of Government Lot 1 of Section 19, Township 121, Range 33, described as follows: Beginning at a point on the Southerly right-of-way line of C.S.A.H. 30, which point is 450 feet East of the West line of said Lot 1; thence South parallel to the West line of said Lot 1, as extended; to the shoreline of Green Lake, thence Southeasterly, on and along said shore line to a point on the West line, as extended, of Lot 2, Block 1, of Orson Landing Addition; thence North 14 degrees 56 minutes 22 seconds East, on and along the Westerly lines of Lots 1 and 2, Block 1 of Orson Landing Addition to a point on the Southerly right-of-way line of C.S.A.H. No. 30; thence Westerly, on and along said Southerly right-of-way, to the point of beginning, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota. (Feb 1, 8 & 15, 2023) 179336
STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF MILLE LACS Cassandra Marohn and Colton Marohn, Plaintiffs, vs. The unknown heirs of Donald Marthe, the unknown heirs of Shirley Marthe; Donald Marthe Jr.; Kim Tierney; Terry Jones; and all other persons unknown claiming any right, title, estate, interest or lien in the real estate described in the complaint herein, Defendants. IN DISTRICT COURT SEVENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Case Type: Quiet Title Court File No. 48-CV-22-2377 SUMMONS THIS SUMMONS IS DIRECTED TO EACH OF 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: 320 1st Street South, P.O. Box 913, Willmar, MN 56201. 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 Kandiyohi County, State of Minnesota, legally described as follows: The North 62 feet of the Northwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter (NW¼ of SE¼) that lies East of the center of the Rum River (“Subject Property”). The object of this action is to obtain a judgment that Plaintiff is the owner in fee of the above described real property, and that none of the Defendants have any estate or interest in the property or lien thereon. Dated: January 25, 2023 JOHNSON, MOODY, SCHMIDT, KLEINHUIZEN & ZUMWALT, P.A. By: /s/ Thomas Mattison Thomas J Mattison Attorney I.D. #0403179 Bradley J. Schmidt Attorney I.D. #195625 320 1st St. South P.O. Box 913 Willmar, Minnesota 56201 Telephone: 320-235-2000 ATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF (Feb 1, 8 & 15, 2023) 179239
STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF KANDIYOHI EIGTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Estate of Bruce A. Nielsen Decedent. Court File No. 34-PR-23-10 NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP, APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS It is Ordered and Notice is given that on March 1, 2023 ,at 8:30 A.M a hearing will be held in this Court at505 Becker Ave SW ,Willmar, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Calvin Nielsen ,whose address is 600 23rd Street SE, Willmar, Minnesota, as Personal Representative of the Estate of the Decedent in an UNSUPERVISED administration. Any objections to the petition must be filed with the Court prior to or raised at the hearing. If proper and if no objections are filed or raised, the Personal Representative will be appointed with full power to administer the Estate, including the power to collect all assets, to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses, to sell real and personal property, and to do all necessary acts for the Estate. Notice is also given that (subject to Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against the Estate are required to present the claims to the Personal Representative or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred. BY THE COURT Date: Jan. 25, 2023 /s/ David L. Mennis Judge of District Court Dated: Jan 25, 2023 /s/ Katie Bloch Court Administrator Attorney for: Petitioner Bradley J. Schmidt Firm: Johnson, Moody, Schmidt & Kleinhui, Street: 320 SW First St., P.O. Box 913 Willmar, MN 56201- Attorney License No: 195625 Telephone: 320-235-2000 FAX: 320-235-0480 Email: bradschmidt@jmsklaw.com (Feb 1 & 8, 2023) 179191

Senior services

The Minnesota River Area Agency on Aging provides advocacy, information, resources and assistance so that older adults can maintain the lifestyle of their choice. To learn more about this and other presentations and trainings the agency has to offer, visit mnraaa.org/calendar .

Live chat with a specialist also can be accessed online at www.MinnesotaHelp.info .

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New to Medicare: Aug. 25, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., online. Class for people who will be new to Medicare and would like to learn about Medicare Parts A, B, C and D. Topics will include a comprehensive introduction to Medicare including what Medicare covers, supplemental insurance and Part D prescription coverage. During the class you will learn the Medicare enrollment details, how to get the most from your benefits and how to research your Medicare plan options using the Medicare.gov site. Sign up at bit.ly/3ub8byS . For more information call 1-800-333-2433 , space is limited.

Medicare and consumer fraud virtual presentations: Aug. 31, 9 to 10 a.m. Learn about protecting your personal information in the fight against Medicare and consumer fraud and how to report it. Register online at /bit.ly/3ub8byS , space is limited.

Wellness with Windy: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:15 to 11:15 a.m., Willmar Community Center, free, all fitness levels. The co-ed classes will include strength, cardio, and stretching for ages 55 and up.

Senior LinkAge Line: A free service of the Minnesota Board on Aging, the Senior LinkAge Line is the State Health Insurance Assistance Program and Senior Medicare Patrol for Minnesota. Older adults can contact the Senior LinkAge Line at 1-800-333-2433 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. weekdays to receive help with questions involving Medicare and health insurance, help finding services to stay in one's home or help to afford medication. Be sure to have a complete list of prescription drugs and dosages.

Disability Hub MN: A free statewide resource network that helps solve problems, navigate the system and plan for the future. The team knows the ins and outs of community resources and government programs, and has years of experience helping people fit them together. Call 1-866-333-2466 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday or find email and live chat options at www.disabilityhubmn.org .

Coffee Talk: This statewide phone chat line for older adults is open from 8 a.m. to noon weekdays. Call toll-free at 877-238-2282 . It is staffed by volunteers who understand the older adult population’s needs and challenges and is dedicated to easing loneliness and social isolation among older adults. Volunteers can offer words of encouragement and understanding and provide information about support and resources available in the person’s community. Calls are free. The caller’s privacy is a priority, and the only information requested will be first name. Users of the line may call as often as they would like.

LSS Meals on Wheels: Hot Meals on Wheels are delivered on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. A frozen meal is available for the following day or the weekend. The meals are available for persons who are unable to cook for themselves due to their age, disability, illness or recent release from the hospital. Along with the regular meal, two special diet meals are available. The cost is $8.75 and includes milk. Those 60 and over may contact LSS to see if they qualify for a reduced price. Order by noon the weekday before the delivery day by calling 320-737-0985 . The menu is available on the website lssmn.org/meals .

Willmar Senior Dining: The meals are served at 11:30 a.m. weekdays and are also available for curbside pickup at the Community Center. The meals are open to those who are 60 years of age and older. Suggested donation of $5 a meal. Call 320-262-5288 by noon the day before and leave a message. The menu is available on the city of Willmar website www.willmarmn.gov under Community Center.

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Lutheran Social Service: Frozen, shipped meals are available for older adults statewide through the LSS Meals to Go service. Each shipment includes 14 frozen meals and the cost is about $9 per meal, which includes the shipping cost. The cost is covered for Minnesotans who use one of five waiver programs. Meals are also available to anyone in Minnesota who could benefit from healthy meals shipped directly to their homes. Order meals on the website lssmn.org/mealstogo or call 800-488-4146 .

Bloodmobile

The American Red Cross conducts blood drives in the west central area. To give blood you must be at least 17 years old, weigh 110 pounds or more and be in good health. You can give blood every 56 days. Double red cells can be donated every 112 days. While all blood types are needed, type O and type B-negative donors are especially encouraged to give.

Appointments can be made at 1-800-RED-CROSS or online at www.redcrossblood.org . All donors need acceptable identification. The preferred form is a government-issued picture identification, such as a driver’s license, or a Red Cross blood donor card. Otherwise you will need to provide two other forms of identification, such as a work identification, Social Security card, personal check or credit card. Personalized mail such as a utility bill will not be accepted.

Blood drives scheduled for the Tribune area are:

Aug. 24, Kerkhoven: 1 to 7 p.m., Civic Center

Aug. 29, Grove City: 1 to 7 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church

Aug. 29, Willmar: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Elks Lodge

Aug. 30, Willmar: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., YMCA

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Sept. 6, Lake Lillian: 1 to 7 p.m., United Lutheran Church

Sept. 7, Willmar: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Willmar Public Library

Sept. 8, New London: 1 to 7 p.m., Peace Lutheran Church

Sept. 12, Willmar: 12:30 to 5:30 p.m., Assembly of God Church

Sept. 15, Willmar: Noon to 6 p.m., First Reformed Church

Sept. 15, Montevideo: 12:30 to 6:30 p.m., Training and Community Center

Sept. 19, Granite Falls: 1 to 7 p.m. Kilowatt Center

Sept. 20, Hancock: 1 to 7 p.m., Hancock School

Sept. 21, Darwin: Noon to 6 p.m., City Hall

Sept. 21, Morris: 12:30 to 6:30 p.m., Old No. 1 Bar and Grill

Sept. 26, Milan: 1 to 7 p.m., Kviteseid Lutheran Church

Sept. 26, Willmar: Noon to 6 p.m., American Legion

Sept. 27, Clara City: 12:30 to 6:30 p.m., Community Center

Sept. 27, Willmar: 1 to 7 p.m., Eagle Lake Lutheran Church

Sept. 28, Maynard: Noon to 6 p.m., Events Center

Sept. 28, Glenwood: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Minnewaska Area High School

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Donna Middleton started working at the West Central Tribune in 1975 and has been the news assistant since 1992. She compiles the arts, health, farm and community page calendars, as well as rewrites and works on the special sections.
She can be contacted at dmiddleton@wctrib.com or phone 320-214-4341.
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