First Judicial District

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First Judicial District Administration

1620 S. Frontage Road, Suite 200
Hastings, MN 55033

Business Hours

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
(not open on holidays) 

District Administrator

Brian E. Jones

Assistant District Administrator

Carolyn M. Renn

Calendar Coordinator/Supervisor

Sue Reichenbach

Guardian ad Litem Manager

Judy Peterson

Accounting Manager

Rhonda Williams

Human Resource Manager

Jeri Boetcher

Information Technology Supervisor

Charlie Snader
The Central Assignment Office coordinates calendar activities and scheduling proceedings for the seven counties of the First Judicial District. The mission of the Central Assignment office is to maintain efficient and effective case flow management and to assist in providing justice through a system that assures equal access for the fair and timely resolution of cases and controversies.


The Court is not in session or hears limited cases on the following dates:
Court Holidays

Friday, February 13, 2015 (Meetings - No Calendars)
Friday, May 8, 2015 (Meetings - No Calendars)
Friday, May 22, 2015 (Light Calendars)
Thursday, June 11, 2015 (Meetings - No Calendars)
Friday, August 14, 2015 (Meetings - No Calendars)
Friday, September 4, 2015 (Light Calendars)
Tuesday, September 8 - Friday, September 11, 2015 (Essential Calendars Only)

Friday, November 13, 2015 (Meetings - No Calendars)

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Feedback Request

The State Court Administrator's Office desires to solicit comments from various sources for the purpose of evaluating and improving services to deaf and hard of hearing persons ("Improvement Program"). Please complete the following form and submit to:
Court Interpreter Program
Minnesota Judicial Center
25 Rev Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Room 105
St. Paul, MN 55155
Fax Number (651) 296-6609
County Court CalendarsCourt calendars reflect scheduled courtroom hearings, but they do not include all matters handled by the court each day.

Confidential cases are not posted in this calendar, so if your case does not appear on the calendar, do not assume that your court appearance has been cancelled or rescheduled.

The calendar is in searchable PDF format. You can use your computer or mobile device to find your name or the name of an attorney.

Carver County
Dakota County - Western Service Center - Apple Valley
Dakota County - Judicial Center - Hastings
Dakota County - Northern Service Center - West St. Paul
Goodhue County
Le Sueur County
McLeod County
Scott County
Sibley County

Please note:
  • This calendar is posted at 7:00 p.m. for the next day's hearings, and updated hourly beginning at 7:00 a.m. throughout court business hours.
  • Calendar hearings are subject to change as there are often changes in scheduled cases, judge assignments, and courtroom assignments.
  • Printed calendars located outside the courtrooms or in public lobbies contain the most current daily calendar information.
  • If you have any questions about the calendar, please contact the local court administrator’s office.
  • Information in the calendar is subject to the MN Rules of Public Access»