Two area men are facing charges in Waupaca County Circuit Court related to the forging of some checks. 28 year old Benjamin L. Weed of Fremont faces two counts of forgery as a party to a crime, while 24 year old Ronald K. Knapstein of Scandinavia is charged with three felony forgery counts, as a party to a crime. The two are alleged to have been involved in the taking of some checks this summer, and forging them for over 37-hundred dollars. Knapstein is free on a 1000 dollar signature bond, and is due back in court October 31st. Meanwhile, an arrest warrant has been issued for Weed. Both men face up to a dozen years in prison if convicted.