Civil Process Division


Deputies assigned to this division are responsible for carrying out the Sheriff's responsibility for executing all processes, writs, precepts and orders issued or made by lawful authority.


Mortgage foreclosures are legal actions taken to foreclose upon real estate, as opposed to personal property. These are covered by Minnesota Statutes Chapters 580, 581 and 582.

Mortgage foreclosures sales are held every Wednesday at 10:00 am.

To view a list of scheduled 2023 sales please click on this link. Scheduled Foreclosures Sales (Please check back weekly for updates)  To see the 2022 foreclosure sales, please go to 2022 Foreclosure Sales.

Civil Process Fees

*Prepayment is required for full amount due*
Basic Service fee (includes mileage and a min. of 4 attempts) $75.00 per person
Posting $75.00
Affidavit of Legal Not Found $75.00
Mortgage Foreclosure Sales $75.00
Redemption Fee $200.00
           ***Non-refundable redemption fee (pre-pay) $50.00
Notice of Intent to Redeem $100.00
Writ of Execution $100.00
Posting of Sale $75.00
Personal/Real Property Sale $75.00
Execution Commission 5%
Deputy Assistance (Lockout, Inventory, Property Seizure) $65.00/hr