This is a list of recent business-related bankruptcies filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Minneapolis and St. Paul. The number after the filing date is the case number. A Chapter 7 petition is for liquidation of the business; Chapter 11 (or Chapter 12 for farmers or Chapter 13 for small businesses) gives protection from creditors while the business is reorganized.


Keith R. Waters, as surety for Keith Waters & Associates Inc., 6859 Charis Court, Eden Prairie; filed Nov. 28, 12-46687; Chap. 7; no schedules filed.


Reid Thomas Stokesbary, doing business as Woodstock Service and Stokesbary Farms, Woodstock, Minn.; filed Nov. 26, 12-36607; Chap. 13; no schedules filed.