Court Administration

COVID-19 Update

Court Administration customers are encouraged to use telephone, on-line, drop box or mail services for court business. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, in person services may be limited and wait times may be longer. Please call 218-824-1310 for assistance.

IMPORTANT NOTE:  A FACE MASK IS REQUIRED TO ENTER ANY COURTROOM. PLEASE BRING FACIAL COVERING WITH YOU TO THE COURTHOUSE.

9th Judicial District Court

The court maintains case records for civil, family, probate, traffic, criminal, juvenile, and conciliation cases. Docketed civil money judgments are maintained alphabetically by judgment debtor. Court forms are available on the Minnesota State Court System website.

Court Fees

Notice: The following fees are effective as of July 1, 2018.

Type of Case / CourtFee
Civil Action$295
Dissolution Action$375
Legal Separation/Annulment/Initial Child Support$345
Custody/Paternity/OFP/Family Other$295
Conciliation Court - up to $15,000$75
Foreign Judgment - up to $15,000/over $15,000$73/$292
Probate Action$295
Domestic Adoption Petition$370
Tax Court - Regular Division$295
Tax Court - Small Claims Division$158
Rent Escrow$73
Motion to Modify Child Support$50
Motion in Civil/Family/Guardianship or Responsive Motion$75
Subpoena$16
Transcript of Judgment Docket$40
Deposit of Will for Safekeeping$27
Execution/Writ$55
Annual Trust Accounts$55
Satisfaction (Full, Partial, Assignment)$5
Judgement Search (per name searched)$5
Certified Copy$14
Plain Copy$8
Jury Fee$100
Fax Filing Fee in (Less than 50 Pages)$25
Fax Filing Fee out$5