THE RIGHT TO VERIFICATION OF THE DEBT AND IDENTIFICATION OF THE ORIGINAL CREDITOR WITHIN THE TIME PROVIDED BY LAW IS NOT AFFECTED BY THIS  ACTION.

    YOU ARE NOTIFIED THAT that default has occurred in the conditions of the following described Mortgage:

    INFORMATION REGARDING MORTGAGE TO BE FORECLOSED


    THE RIGHT TO VERIFICATION OF THE DEBT AND IDENTIFICATION OF THE ORIGINAL CREDITOR WITHIN THE TIME PROVIDED BY LAW IS NOT AFFECTED BY THIS  ACTION.
    YOU ARE NOTIFIED THAT that default has occurred in the conditions of the following described Mortgage:
    INFORMATION REGARDING MORTGAGE TO BE FORECLOSED
    1.  Date of Mortgage:  May 5, 2006
    2.    Mortgagor:  Bradley G. Knutson, a single person
    3. Mortgagee:  State Bank of Taunton
    4.    Recording Information: Recorded on May 11, 2006, as Document Number 240622, in the Office of the County Recorder  of Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota..
    5. Assignments of Mortgage, if any:   Not applicable.
    INFORMATION  REGARDING MORTGAGED PREMISES
    6.    Tax parcel identification number of the mortgaged premises:  31-418-5403.
    7.    Legal description of the mortgaged premises:
    Lot Four (4) of Merton Field’s Subdivision of Lots One (1) and Three (3) of Block Fifty-four (54) of the Eighth (8th) Railroad Addition to the City of Canby.
    8.    The physical street address, city, and zip code of the mortgaged premises:  808 Haarfager Avenue North, Canby, Minnesota 56220.
OTHER FORECLOSURE DATA
    9.    The person holding the Mortgage:
       x  is not a transaction agent, as defined by Minn. Stat. 58.02, subd. 30.
    The name(s) of the residential mortgage servicer and the lender or broker, as defined in Minn. Stat. 58.02, is/are State Bank of Taunton.
    10.    If stated on the Mortgage, the name of the mortgage originator, as defined in Minn. Stat. 58.02, is/are State Bank of Taunton.
    INFORMATION REGARDING FORECLOSURE
    11. The requisites of Minn. Stat. 580.02 have been satisfied.
    12. The original principal amount secured by the Mortgage was $       32,000.00.
    13.    At the date of this notice the amount due on the Mortgage, including taxes, if any, paid by the holder of the Mortgage, is:  $29,694.67.
    14.    Pursuant to the power of sale in the Mortgage, the Mortgage will be foreclosed, and the mortgaged premises will be sold by the Sheriff of Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota, at public auction on February 25, 2010 at 10:00 a.m., at the Sheriff’s Office, 930 Fourth Street, Suite 1, Granite Falls, Minnesota 56241.
    15.    The time allowed by law for redemption by Mortgagor or Mortgagor's personal representatives or assigns is six (6) months after the date of sale.
    16.    Minn. Stat. 580.04(b) provides, "If the real estate is an owner-occupied, single-family dwelling, the notice must also specify the date on or before which the mortgagor must vacate the property if the mortgage is not reinstated under section 580.30 or the property redeemed under section 580.23." If this statute applies, the time to vacate the property is 11:59 p.m. on :  Not applicable (Mortgagor is deceased).
    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.
    THIS COMMUNICATION IS FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT.  ANY INFORMATION WILL BE USED FOR THIS PURPOSE.
    Mortgage Assignee:
    State Bank of Taunton
Attorney for Mortgage Assignee:
/s/ Paul E. Stoneberg                                                    Paul E. Stoneberg
STONEBERG, GILES & STROUP, P.A.
300 South O'Connell Street
Marshall, MN 56258
Telephone:  (507) 537-0591
Attorney Reg. No: 105892
Dec. 31, 2009
Jan. 7, 14, 21, 28, Feb. 4, 2010
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