Published January 02 2010
Minnesota bankruptcies (Jan. 2, 2010)Chapter 7 is a petition to liquidate assets and discharge debts.
Chapter 11 is a petition for protection from creditors and to reorganize.
Chapter 12 is a petition for family farmers to reorganize.
Chapter 13 is a petition for wage earners to readjust debts.
Filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court
Bankruptcy filings from the following counties: Becker, Clay, Douglas, Grant, Hubbard, Mahnomen, Norman, Otter Tail, Polk, Traverse, Wadena and Wilkin.
Tami Ann Kaste, Fertile, certified nursing assistant, Chapter 7, debts of $40,052, assets of $11,403.
Kristina Susan Bauman, also known as Kristina Kupfer and Kristina Walsh, Detroit Lakes, dental hygienist, Chapter 7, debts of $635,782, assets of $336,548.
Paul A. and Wendy S. Jirik, Clitheral, Chapter 7, debts of $424,913, assets of $312,635. Jirik is a security counselor. Mrs. Jerik is a nurse.
John Richard and Carol Ann Nelson, Menahga, both framers, Chapter 13, debts of $244,489, assets of $476,465.
Melissa Katherine Haro, Detroit Lakes, financial worker, Chapter 7, debts of $60,886, assets of $30,515.
Marlyce J. York, Alexandria, stocker, Chapter 7, debts of $25,179, assets of $9,076.
Maurice N. and Carol A. Eisenbarth, La Porte, Chapter 7, debts of $184,686, assets of $172,616. Eisenbarth is a foreman. Mrs. Eisenbarth is a housekeeper.
Nyle Boyd and Rachel Lila Jonason, also known as Rachel Ackerson, doing business as Prekinder Learning Center and Creative Kids Daycare, Borup, Chapter 7, debts of $172,738, assets of $82,245. Jonason is a agricultural research science technician. Mrs. Jonason is self-employed.
Dustin C. Finch, 8371 2nd St. N., Moorhead, stage technician, Chapter 7, debts of $62,963, assets of $2,640.
Steve Edward and Judith Marie Novak, Detroit Lakes, Chapter 13, debts of $96,892, assets of $82,360. Novak is a salesman. Mrs. Novak is retired.
Patricia Ann Grieser, Fergus Falls, Chapter 7, debts of $368,379, assets of $380,827.
Mark J. Jenni, 942 35th St. S., Moorhead, Chapter 7, debts of $302,085, assets of $229,504.
Joey Irvin Fingalson, Rochert, tile setter, Chapter 7, debts of $226,652, assets of $161,453.
David G. and Kathleen G. Berg, Barnesville, Chapter 13, debts of $92,809, assets of $98,462.
Cory S. and Melissa D. Keith, Hawley, Chapter 7, occupations, debts and assets not listed.
Chad S. Guttormson, doing business as Torm Enterprise, 714 12th Ave. W., West Fargo, Chapter 7, occupation, debts and assets not listed.
Debora J. Sims, Henning, consumer counselor, Chapter 7, debts of $17,254, assets of $60,929.
Bonnie Maureen Turner, Alexandria, unemployed, Chapter 7, debts of $201,776, assets of $148,344.
Roy Warren and Cheryl Lyn Zierke, Ponsford, Chapter 7, debts of $102,556, assets of $208,973. Zierke is retired. Mrs. Zierke is unemployed.
James Tyler Harrison and Michelle Lee Clark, Alexandria, Chapter 7, debts of $325,949, assets of $253,702. Harrison is a teacher. Clark is an attorney.
Margaret Ann Olson, 1223 13th St. N., Moorhead, Chapter 7, occupation, debts and assets not listed.
Troy D. Monson, Fertile, laborer, Chapter 7, debts of $40,461, assets of $19,640.