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UNOFFICIAL SCHOOL BOARD MINUTES I.S.D. #466, BOARD OF EDUCATION7:00 PM SPECIAL BOARD MEETING,DECEMBER 10, 2012 DASSEL-COKATO BOARD ROOM
In partnership with our communities, Dassel-Cokato Public Schools will provide all learners opportunities designed to maximize their potential and promote lifelong learning.
Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, a special meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District No. 466 (Dassel-Cokato, Minnesota) was duly held in the Dassel-Cokato Board Room, Cokato, Minnesota, on Monday, December 10, 2012.
Board Chairman Bjork called the meeting to order at 7:00 PM.
The following members were present: Bjork, Clemen, Tormanen, Linder and Bender. The following were absent: McConkey. Members of the administration and public were also present.
The meeting began with the pledge of allegiance.
Motion by Linder, seconded by Tormanen, accepting the agenda as printed. Motion carried unanimously.
Business Manager Palmer gave the Truth in Taxation presentation.
Superintendent Powers and Business Manager Palmer gave a brief presentation on operating levies and the board discussed the fall 2013 operating levy.
Being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 8:15 PM.
Irene Bender, Clerk
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch Jan. 7, 2013.

UNOFFICIAL SCHOOL BOARD MINUTESI.S.D. #466, BOARD OF EDUCATION7:00 PM REGULAR BOARD MEETING,DECEMBER 20, 2012 DASSEL-COKATO BOARD ROOM
In partnership with our communities, Dassel-Cokato Public Schools will provide all learners opportunities designed to maximize their potential and promote lifelong learning.
Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, a regular meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District No. 466 (Dassel-Cokato, Minnesota) was duly held in the Dassel-Cokato Board Room, Cokato, Minnesota, on Thursday, December 20, 2012.
Chairman Bjork called the meeting to order at 7:00 PM.
The following members were present: Clemen, Tormanen, McConkey, Bjork, Linder, and Bender. The following were absent: none. Members of the administration and public were also present.
The meeting began with the pledge of allegiance.
Motion by McConkey, seconded by Tormanen, accepting the agenda as printed. Motion carried unanimously.
Meagan Huikko received the October Russell A. Johnson Courtesy and Respect Award, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Tyler Huikko.
Keith Raisanen and Clark Moe, representing the DCRISC, gave a progress update on the rink.
Music Booster President Kristine Birkholz presented a check for $8,760.65 to the board as a donation toward a new band trailer. She and Mr. Veith gave a report on the marching band and Brendan Birkholz modeled a new marching band uniform to replace the current uniforms.
Motion by Bender, seconded by McConkey approving a marching band trip to Ohio. Band Director Veith presented the details. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Clemen, seconded by Tormanen, approving payment of bills as presented including payroll, hand payables and contingency totaling $1,796,581.00. Motion carried unanimously. (A complete list of bills is available from the District Office for review.)
Communications/Open Forum: None
Curriculum Advisory Committee (CAC) Report: None
Technology Report: None
MAWSECO Report: Vice Chair Tormanen reported on the 12/18/12 meeting which included: Audit, GASB 45, fund balance policy, staffing, and policy review.
Community Education Report: None
Business Manager’s Report: Business Manager Palmer reported expenditures are in line with budget through the end of the sixth month of the fiscal year.
Business Manager Palmer also reviewed the investment report with the board. Business Manager Palmer also report that after the final MARSS submission for fall, ADM for the district is at 2,233. The budget was built on 2,236. Also, currently the district’s free & reduced lunch percentage is at 32% compared to 33% last year.
Superintendent’s Report – Superintendent Powers reported on: 1/3/13 legislative forum and reaction to the Connecticut School Shooting.
SEE – Board Clerk Bender reported on the last SEE meeting which included Tom Melcher speaking on the Education Finance Group results.
Student Report – Principal Jennissen reported on: girls’ hockey, Paul Beckermann’s awards, and hybrid courses.
Motion by Linder, seconded by McConkey approving all consent items, which included approval of the minutes from the November 29, 2012 Regular Board Meeting. Approval of Wire transfers made on November 30th for $750,000 and December 14th for $760,000. Personnel Items: Approval of the Winter/Spring 2013 Community Education Instructors, Assignment of Erin Tormanen as the Boys Diving Coach and approval of a lane change for Laura Bussler from BA+15 to BA+30 effective 1/1/2013. Acceptance of Donations: From Cokato Dairy Queen - $211.50 to Cokato Elementary and From Cokato Dairy Queen - $211.50 to Dassel Elementary. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Linder, seconded by Tormanen certifying the 2012 payable 2013 levy. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Tormanen, seconded by Bender, approving the 2013-14 Calendar. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by McConkey, seconded by Linder, giving Superintendent Powers permission to negotiate another 3 year lease for the ALC building. The first step will be sending a letter of intent to the building owner. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Bender, seconded by Tormanen, approving a 4-way hazard light bus stop at 751 Guy Street, Dassel, MN 55325. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by McConkey, seconded by Bender, ratifying the 2012-13 contract for the School Age Child Care Site Supervisor. Motion carried unanimously.
The January 7, 2013 Special Board Meeting Agenda will include reorganization, operating levy, and a review of the 1-3-13 legislative forum.
Being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 8:44 PM.
Irene Bender, Clerk
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch Jan. 7, 2013.

Notice of Public Hearing And Special Council Meeting
Notice us hereby given that the Cokato City Council, Wright County, Minnesota will hold a public hearing regarding the issuance of Sunday Liquor License to Stacey Luckman-Determan, Iron Horse Grill & Saloon on Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. in the council chambers.
The Public Hearing will be followed by a Special Council Meeting to consider the issuance of a Sunday Liquor License to Stacey Luckman-Determan.
Persons wishing to attend the Public Hearing and Special Council meeting should do so. Written comments may be submitted at anytime prior to the meeting.
Peggy Carlson,City Clerk
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch Jan. 7, 2013.

Notice of Annual meeting of the Dassel Area Historical Society
The annual meeting of the Dassel Area Historical Society members will be held on Tuesday, January 22, 2013, at 9:00 a.m. at the Dassel History Center, 901 North First Street, Dassel, MN. The agenda will include a discussion of and vote by the members on proposed amendments to the Bylaws and Articles of Incorporation of the Historical Society.
The proposed amendments to the Bylaws and to the Articles of Incorporation have been approved by both the Board of Trustees of the Society and by representatives of the City of Dassel.
A summary of the amendments is available on the DAHS website, www.dasselhistorycenter.org
Copies of the proposed amendments to the Bylaws and Articles of Incorporation are available for review upon request at the History Center or by email request to kgreenley@lindquist.com.
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch Jan. 7, 2013.

Notice of Public Hearing
Notice hereby given that the Cokato City Council, Wright County, Minnesota will hold a public hearing regarding the issuance of an Off Sale Liquor License, an On Sale Liquor License and a Sunday Liquor License to Derek J Becker, Red Goat, LLC Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. in the council chambers.
Persons wishing to attend the Public Hearing should do so. Written comments may be submitted at anytime prior to the meeting.
Peggy Carlson, City Clerk
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch Jan. 7, 2013.