Fergus Falls Office Unstaffed Effective March 29, 2010


Effective Monday, March 29, the Bankruptcy Court's Fergus Falls office at 204 U.S. Courthouse, 118 South Mill Street in Fergus Falls, Minnesota is an unstaffed office. While sixth division cases continue to be filed and numbered as in the past (sixth division cases continue to be distinguished by the inclusion of the number "6" before the case or proceeding number), all case processing is handled by case administrators in the Minneapolis, St. Paul and Duluth offices. Phone, mail and in-person inquiries concerning Fergus Falls cases should be directed to any of these three offices.

Minneapolis Clerk's Office
301 U.S. Courthouse
300 South Fourth Street
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415
612-664-5200

St. Paul Clerk's Office
200 Warren E. Burger Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse
316 North Robert Street
St. Paul, Minnesota 55101
651-848-1000

Duluth Clerk's Office
404 U.S. Courthouse
515 West First Street
Duluth, Minnesota 55802
218-529-3600

Trustee assignments and meeting of creditors locations for sixth division cases are NOT CHANGED.

Judge Michael E. Ridgway conducts hearings and trials in Fergus Falls. Scheduling of all matters in sixth division cases and proceedings is handled by Karen Krouch, calendar clerk to Judge Ridgway. Karen may be contacted by e-mail (karen_krouch@mnb.uscourts.gov) or phone (612.664.5261).

All calls and mail sent to the Fergus Falls office are rerouted to the Minneapolis office.

**** Request for copies cannot be processed by the Fergus Falls Office**