District Court

St. Louis County



Editor’s note: Some items in this listing are part of a backlog that was created due to a software issue in the Sixth Judicial District earlier this year. The News Tribune will continue to publish the backlog as space allows.



2019

Aug. 5

  • Michael N. Benjamin, 24, Duluth, driving while impaired - operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, fined $2,000 and 180 days in local confinement, $1,000 and time stayed on two years of probation with conditions.

  • Lawrence E. Boddy, 47, Duluth, driving after revocation, four days in local confinement.

  • Jasmine K. Cloud, 21, Duluth, giving false information to police for identification, 45 days in local confinement or female offender program, time stayed on one year of probation.

  • Joseph D. Langley, 60, Duluth, chemical test refusal, fined $2,000 and 180 days in local confinement, $1,000 and time stayed on two years of probation with conditions.

  • Raechelle M. Longelk, 32, Duluth, disorderly conduct, 30 days in local confinement or female offender program.

  • Santina R. McCauley, 31, Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $1,000 and 60 days in local confinement or female offender program, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.



Aug. 6

  • Russell R. Bayerl, 22, Silver Lake, Minnesota, theft by shoplifting, continued for dismissal for one year.

  • Deric J. Hanson, 28, Duluth, driving after revocation (offense date 6/10/13), fined $200.

  • Adrian L. Lutgen, 53, Duluth, domestic assault, 60 days in local confinement.



Aug. 7

  • Ramona L. Buchanan, 27, Duluth, injuring/defacing property in park prohibited, fined $200.

  • Jeffrey D. Goettl, 33, Superior, driving while impaired - operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $2,000 and one year in local confinement or NERCC, $1,000 and time stayed on two years of probation with conditions.

  • Jessica J. Gralewski, 32, Duluth, theft by shoplifting, continued for dismissal for one year.

  • Lucious J. Griffin, 22, Duluth, disorderly conduct, fined $100.

  • Sabrina V. Gustafson, 29, Duluth, driving 56 mph in a 30 mph zone, fined $100.

  • Howard D. Hunter, 55, Duluth, petty-misdemeanor theft, fined $300 and $18 restitution, $250 stayed one year.

  • Amina T. Jackson, 24, Duluth, criminal damage to property, fined $50 and 30 days in local confinement or female offender program, time stayed on one year of probation.

  • Anthony T. L. Ladeaux, 18, Duluth, theft by shoplifting, fined $500, $56 restitution and 20 days in local confinement, $450 and time stayed on one year of probation.

  • Dion J. Lowe, 25, Hermantown, theft by shoplifting, stay of adjudication on four months of probation.

  • Laura K. Lucia, 40, Duluth, contempt of court - willful disobedience to court mandate, fined $500 and 30 days in local confinement, $450 and time stayed on one year of probation.

  • Douglas A. Lunning, 47, Fargo, North Dakota, assault, stay of adjudication for one year.

  • Jeddiah A. Marcella-Doty, 20, Dickinson, North Dakota, use of electronic device while driving, fined $50.

  • Ryan E. McCorison, 36, Duluth, theft by shoplifting, fined $500 and 30 days in local confinement, $450 and time stayed on one year of probation; petty-misdemeanor theft, no sentence listed.

  • Celena J. Nelson, 22, St. Cloud, Minnesota, disturbance - disorderly conduct, fined $25.

  • Gordon J. Olson, 57, Duluth, disorderly conduct, fined $300, $250 stayed one year.

  • Chibuzo J. Osuchukwu, 26, Bismarck, North Dakota, inattentive driving, fined $50.

  • Anya L. Reed, 40, Wrenshall, petty-misdemeanor theft ordinance (offense date 3/2/16), $17 restitution.

  • Shannon N. Soukkala, 41, Cloquet, inattentive driving, continued for dismissal on one year of probation.

  • Jakob A. Wegener, 20, Eagan, Minnesota, driving 91 mph in a 65 mph zone, fined $100.



Aug. 8

  • Grant G. Z. Anderson, 28, Duluth, careless driving, fined $1,000 and 90 days in local confinement, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Dennis J. Armstrong, 47, Duluth, theft by shoplifting, fined $300 and 90 days in local confinement, $150 and time stayed on one year of probation.

  • Nicole D. Beargrease-Smith, 40, Brookston, theft by shoplifting, continued for dismissal on one year of probation.

  • Darryl F. Bowser, 37, Duluth, first count of driving after suspension (offense date 6/16/09), second count of driving after suspension (offense date 5/4/12), third count of driving after suspension (offense date 7/21/12), fourth count of driving after suspension (offense date 9/1/12), fifth count of driving after suspension (offense date 10/13/12), sixth count of driving after suspension (offense date 12/20/12), seventh count of driving after suspension (offense date 7/4/13), eighth count of driving after suspension (offense date 8/28/13), first count of driving after revocation (offense date 9/29/13), second count of driving after revocation (offense date 6/15/14), third count of driving after revocation (offense date 8/8/14), fourth count of driving after revocation (offense date 9/21/14) and fifth count of driving after revocation (offense date 10/23/14), fined $102 per each count consecutively.

  • Adrian B. L. Carlson, 37, Duluth, driving while impaired and driving while under the influence of a controlled substance, continued for dismissal for one year - per each count concurrent.

  • Francisco A. Carmona Gutierrez, 23, Burbank, Illinois, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $438, $562 restitution and 60 days in local confinement or NERCC, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Dana L. Demenge, 43, Duluth, first count of theft by shoplifting, 60 days in local confinement or female offender program, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions; second count of theft by shoplifting, fined $600 and 60 days in local confinement or female offender program, $300 and time stayed on one year of probation - concurrent.

  • Nicole M. Demenge, 28, Duluth, driving while impaired - under the influence of alcohol, fined $1,000 and 90 days in local confinement, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions; driving after suspension, fined $300 - concurrent; driving after suspension, continued for dismissal on one year of probation - concurrent.

  • Rachael A. Dobbs, 22, Duluth, careless driving, fined $500 and 60 days in local confinement, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Kiara L. I. Dunn, 23, Duluth, theft by shoplifting, fined $1,000 and 90 days in local confinement, $800 and time stayed on one year of probation.

  • Nancy J. Feltus, 57, Grand Rapids, driving after revocation, stay of adjudication on one year of probation.

  • Rahiem C. W. Gow, 25, Duluth, driving after suspension, fined $300; driving while impaired, fined $1,000 and 60 days in local confinement, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Kissie M. Haynes, 42, Minneapolis, driving while impaired - operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $1,000 and 60 days in local confinement, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • William R. Hecker, 32, Duluth, driving after revocation, fined $200.

  • Preston S. Hedlund, 29, Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $1,000 and 60 days in local confinement, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Kaylah H. Hietala, 22, Cloquet, domestic assault, fined $50, stay of adjudication on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Sarah E. Hudrick, 26, Superior, careless driving, fined $500 and one day in local confinement.

  • Cory S. Kamunen, 27, Duluth, disorderly conduct - offensive/abusive/boisterous/noisy/obscene, continued for dismissal for one year.

  • Alex W. Langston, 20, Superior, driving while impaired, fined $1,000 and 60 days in local confinement, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Brian P. LaPrairie, 26, Duluth, domestic assault, fined $50 and 27 months in prison.

  • Jordan M. Linder, 20, Proctor, careless driving, fined $1,000 and 60 days in local confinement, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Allison P. Marchetti, 26, Duluth, driving after revocation, stay of adjudication on six months of probation.

  • Michael P. Massi, 30, no city listed, fugitive, extradition waived.

  • Katherine A. Nelson, 29, Duluth, domestic assault, continued for dismissal on one year of probation.

  • Tyler J. Peacock, 27, Duluth, misdemeanor theft, fined $300 and 60 days in local confinement, $150 and time stayed on one year of probation.

  • Dean K. Raisanen, 40, Cloquet, stalking, fined $50 and one year in local confinement or NERCC, 224 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions; domestic abuse - violation of a no-contact order, 43 days in local confinement or NERCC; theft by gas drive-off, $50 restitution and 10 days in local confinement or NERCC.

  • Glenda R. Rude, 38, Forest Lake, Minnesota, domestic abuse - violation of an order for protection, continued for dismissal for one year.

  • Cosha T. Smith Bender, 24, Duluth, misdemeanor theft, fined $50 and 60 days in local confinement, time stayed on one year of probation; mail theft, fined $50 and three days in local confinement, stay of adjudication for two years with conditions.

  • Andrew M. Soder, 37, Superior, misdemeanor theft (offense date 1/29/13), fined $50; criminal damage to property, fined $500 and 90 days in local confinement, $250 and time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Gabriel Z. Stunkel, 24, Duluth, two counts of driving after revocation, fined $300 - per each count concurrent; operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $1,000 and 60 days in local confinement, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Preston J. Vollan, 29, Orr, threats of violence, fined $50, stay of imposition on three years of probation with conditions.



Aug. 9

  • Brian T. Calhoun, 33, Duluth, interfering with an emergency call, fined $50 and one year in local confinement, 360 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions; domestic assault, fined $50 and 90 days in local confinement, 85 days stayed on one year of probation with conditions - concurrent.

  • Jaelisa A. N. Carlson, 24, Duluth, use of electronic device while driving, fined $50.

  • Kevin D. Chaison, 50, Duluth, driving after suspension (offense date 3/11/15), fined $200.

  • Shayna M. Clark, 35, Duluth, texting/use of electronic device while driving, fined $50.

  • Michael K. Dayton, 48, Cloquet, fleeing from a police officer, fined $50 and 90 days in local confinement; burglary, fined $50 and one year in local confinement, 264 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions; domestic assault, fined $50 and one year in local confinement, 314 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions - concurrent.

  • Christopher J. Hoffman, 21, Duluth, texting/use of electronic device while driving, fined $50.

  • Dillon J. Jackson, 26, Duluth, driving after suspension, fined $200.

  • Paul L. Johnson, 46, no city listed, fugitive, extradition waived.

  • Mauranda C. Kellett, 35, Hermantown, misdemeanor theft, fined $1,000 and 90 days in local confinement, $900 and 88 days stayed on one year of probation.

  • John R. Logergren, 70, Duluth, sale of a narcotic, fined $50 and 111 months in prison, time stayed on 10 years of probation with conditions.

  • Jessica L. Mizia, 40, Duluth, texting/use of electronic device while driving, fined $50.

  • Odessa A. L. Odette, 40, Chisholm, inattentive driving, fined $50.

  • Francis R. Pentecost, 20, Superior, disturbing the neighborhood, fined $100.

  • Matthew K. Rewald, 25, St. Cloud, Minnesota, domestic assault, 30 months in prison; felon in possession of a firearm and/or ammunition, 60 months in prison - concurrent.

  • Jackson J. Rudolph, 21, Chisholm, driving after suspension, fined $200.

  • Storm M. Santa, 22, Cloquet, possession or sale of a small amount of marijuana, fined $50.

  • Justin M. Schiffer, 36, no city listed, giving a false name, one year in local confinement or NERCC.

  • Amber M. Simone, 27, Duluth, texting/use of electronic device while driving, fined $50.

  • Daniel L. Tiessen Jr., 29, Cloquet, theft by shoplifting, fined $50 and three days in local confinement.

  • Brittney L. Urrutia, 30, Duluth, theft by shoplifting, fined $50 and 20 days in local confinement or female offender program.

  • Kelly P. Wolf, 57, Duluth, driving while impaired - operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $2,000 and 365 days in local confinement, $1,500 and 362 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions.



Aug. 12

  • Christina C. Allred, 39, no city listed, fugitive, extradition waived.

  • Tinamarie J. Davey, 41, Superior, financial transaction card fraud, fined $50, stay of adjudication on three years of probation with conditions.

  • Andrew M. R. Desmond, 25, Cloquet, driving after revocation, fined $200.

  • Ariyana F. Devoy, 21, Gilbert, theft by shoplifting, fined $50 and 30 days in local confinement or female offender program, time stayed on one year of probation.

  • Anne L. Giswold, 35, Duluth, inattentive driving, fined $50.

  • Johnathan E. Greene, 26, no city listed, fugitive, extradition waived.

  • Jason H. Isensee, 50, Duluth, Duluth, fugitive, extradition waived; possession of a controlled substance, seven days in local confinement, stay of adjudication on three years of probation with conditions; possession of ammo/any firearm, one year in local confinement, 349 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions - concurrent.

  • Kameron B. King, 32, Duluth, computer theft - access - obtain services/property, fined $50 and eight days in local confinement, stay of imposition on three years of probation with conditions.

  • David J. Massoglia, 22, Superior, theft by shoplifting, fined $50, $145 restitution and 30 days in local confinement or NERCC, time stayed on one year of probation.

  • Warren J. Northrup, 33, Duluth, assault, 54 months in prison; domestic assault, no sentence pronounced.

  • Douglas L. Olson, 34, Cloquet, inattentive driving, fined $50.

  • Dawn R. Paro-Strother, 58, Duluth, financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult, fined $100, stay of adjudication on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Justin L. Turkula, 38, Hibbing, driving after suspension, fined $200.

  • David A. Williams, 33, Culver, possession of a controlled substance, fined $50, statutory stay of adjudication on one year of probation with conditions; driving after revocation, fined $350, $300 stayed on one year of probation with conditions - concurrent.



Aug. 13

  • Bruce P. Eisenach, 73, Duluth, dumping of manure or solid waste prohibited, fined $200.

  • Austin D. Janski, 26, Minneapolis, driving after suspension, fined $200.

  • Rochelle M. Norton, 24, no city listed, escaped from custody, fined $50 and 10 months in prison.

  • Christopher C. Slick, 32, Baudette, Minnesota, use of electronic device while driving, fined $50.



Aug. 14

  • Jessie L. Buchanan, 50, Duluth, giving a false name or date-of-birth, five days in local confinement.

  • D'angelo T. Cheeks, 19, Duluth, disorderly conduct - brawling or fighting, fined $300 and 30 days in local confinement or NERCC, $200 and time stayed on one year of probation.

  • John O. Cozzi, 21, Cloquet, use of electronic device while driving, fined $50.

  • Kari L. Defoe, 44, Duluth, disorderly conduct, fined $100.

  • Michael J. Johnson, 53, Wrenshall, use of electronic device while driving, fined $50.

  • Richard K. Johnson, 52, Duluth, driving after cancellation - inimical danger to public safety, stay of adjudication on two years of probation.

  • Troy A. Klang, 44, Duluth, driving 84 mph in a 55 mph zone, fined $100.

  • Jacob J. Potocnik, 29, Biwabik, driver failed to stop for accident to property, fined $50, stay of adjudication on one year of probation with conditions.



2020

Jan. 23

  • Brent D. Boles, 39, Duluth, domestic assault, continued for dismissal for one year.

  • Dean C. Crosby, 29, Duluth, disturbance - disorderly conduct, continued for dismissal for one year.

  • Jonnica L. Eller, 23, Duluth, theft by shoplifting, stay of adjudication for one year with conditions.

  • Cesar A. Forero Vera, 22, St. Paul, misdemeanor theft violations, continued for dismissal for one year.

  • Dominick K. Gustafson, 22, Hermantown, possession of marijuana in vehicle, fined $150.

  • Blaire M. Hysjulien, 36, Duluth, inattentive driving, stay of adjudication for one year.

  • Heather C. Korwarsch, 48, Hibbing, driving while impaired - refusal to submit to chemical test, fined $2,000 and one year in local confinement, $1,000 and time stayed on two years of probation with conditions.

  • Gabriel J. LaDeaux, 20, Cloquet, disturbance - disorderly conduct and obstructing legal process, continued for dismissal for one year - per each count.

  • Dylan M. Laine, 19, Duluth, disorderly conduct, fined $50 and 54 days in local confinement.

  • Joseph A. McLaughlin, 55, Virginia, theft by shoplifting, fined $500 and 60 days in local confinement, $400 and time stayed on one year of probation.

  • Rivera E. Morales, 29, Lorain, Ohio, driving after revocation, fined $200.

  • Melanie K. Saeland, 52, Cloquet, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $1,000 and 60 days in local confinement or female offender program, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Mark J. Shaleen, 29, Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $1,000 and 60 days in local confinement or NERCC, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Nicholas J. Simon, 22, Duluth, driving while impaired, fined $1,000 and 60 days in local confinement or NERCC, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Trae D. Shabaiash, 24, Cloquet, criminal damage to property, fined $50 and 10 days in local confinement or NERCC.



Jan. 24

  • Michael C. Berg, 28, Duluth, assault, stay of adjudication on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Natesha D. Carpenter, 20, Duluth, petty-misdemeanor theft offenses, fined $300; disorderly conduct - brawling or fighting, fined $300 and two days in local confinement - concurrent.

  • Laura A. Condon, 44, Duluth, driving after revocation, fined $200.

  • Tyler J. Cooney, 24, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.

  • Richard J. Edwards, 28, Duluth, driving after suspension, fined $200.

  • Olivia J. Gellatly, 18, Duluth, petty-misdemeanor theft offenses, fined $100.

  • Chantelle E. Linder, 31, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.

  • Sarah A. Miller, 37, Superior, possession of drug paraphernalia, fined $50.

  • Lesley J. Olson, 43, Hibbing, operating a snowmobile or ATV while under the influence of a controlled substance, fined $2,000 and 365 days in local confinement or NERCC, $1,800 and 361 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions.

  • Michael A. Phelps-Horton, 34, Duluth, driving while impaired - operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $2,000 and one year in local confinement or NERCC, $1,000 and 362 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions; disorderly conduct - brawling or fighting, fined $50, $200 restitution and 30 days in local confinement or NERCC, 27 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions.

  • Jeffrey D. Ramsey, 58, Floodwood, hands-free law violation, fined $50.

  • Kristi J. Robinson, 50, Rice, Minnesota, petty-misdemeanor theft, fined $300.

  • Frederick D. B. Watts, 43, Duluth, assault on a peace officer and obstructing legal process, fined $50 and one year in local confinement, 363 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions - per each count concurrent.



Jan. 27

  • John A. Browdy, 40, no city listed, fugitive, extradition waived.

  • Dennis F. Delorge, 39, Duluth, driving after revocation, fined $200.

  • Sarah K. Denny, 26, Duluth, disorderly conduct - offensive/abusive/boisterous/noisy/obscene and careless driving, fined $50 and 90 days in local confinement or female offender program, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions - per each count concurrent.

  • Brandon A. Dorn, 36, Duluth, driving after revocation, fined $200.

  • Jeremy L. Dukart, 32, Duluth, domestic assault, three days in local confinement, stay of adjudication on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Curtis A. Forseth III, 25, Duluth, domestic assault, fined $50 and 90 days in local confinement, 87 days stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Steven R. Gregg, 39, Duluth, driving after revocation (offense date 3/29/11), fined $200.

  • Maria W. James, 33, Duluth, driving after cancellation, fined $200.

  • Dametric L. Johnson, 47, Duluth, disorderly conduct - offensive/abusive/boisterous/noisy/obscene, three days in local confinement, stay of adjudication for one year.

  • Alex J. Lekander, 23, Cloquet, possession of cocaine or methamphetamine, fined $50 and 39 days in local confinement, stay of imposition on five years of probation with conditions.

  • Ronald L. Magariner, 46, Duluth, disorderly conduct - brawling or fighting, fined $50 and 90 days in local confinement, 87 days stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Todd M. Massie, 53, Duluth, driving while impaired - under the influence of alcohol, fined $1,000 and 90 days in local confinement or NERCC, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Misty A. Osterlund, 42, Duluth, theft by shoplifting, 90 days in local confinement (stayed for six months), stay of adjudication for six months.

  • Paul T. Ostman, 69, Duluth, chemical test refusal, fined $2,000 and 365 days in local confinement, $1,000 and time stayed on two years of probation with conditions.

  • Dustin J. Pearson, 30, Duluth, driving while impaired - under the influence of a controlled substance, fined $2,000, $738 restitution and one year in local confinement or NERCC, $1,500 and time stayed on two years of probation with conditions.

  • Michael A. Pichelman, 65, Duluth, driving after cancellation - inimical danger to public safety, stay of adjudication for one year with conditions.

  • Eugena D. Sandberg, 33, Superior, three counts of driving after revocation, fined $200 - per each count.

  • Willie D. Urrutia Jr., 22, Duluth, dumping of manure or solid waste prohibited, fined $200.

  • Annalicia M. Whitefeather, 28, Carlton, assault, fined $50 and 60 days in local confinement or female offender program, 48 days stayed on one year of probation with conditions.



Jan. 28

  • Brandon L. Baribeau, 24, Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $1,000 and 90 days in local confinement or NERCC, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Joseph A. Carter, 40, Duluth, malicious punishment of a child, fined $50 and one year in local confinement.

  • Donald W. Halverson, 66, Duluth, disorderly conduct - offensive/abusive/boisterous/noisy/obscene, fined $50 and 30 days in local confinement or NERCC, 27 days stayed on one year of probation.

  • Timothy W. Jackson, 45, Winton, driving after suspension, fined $200; marijuana in vehicle, fined $150.

  • Alexandra E. Jones, 33, Duluth, inattentive driving, fined $50.

  • Michael W. Locker, 49, Duluth, driving while impaired - under the influence of alcohol, fined $1,000 and 90 days in local confinement or NERCC, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Jeffrey B. Marvin, 52, Proctor, careless driving, fined $1,000 and 90 days in local confinement or NERCC, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • James P. Pedersen, 25, Cloquet, theft by shoplifting, 18 days in local confinement.

  • Robert D. Peterson Jr., 20, no city listed, fugitive, extradition waived.

  • Chanika R. Reese, 37, Duluth, disorderly conduct - brawling or fighting, fined $50 and 10 days in local confinement or female offender program.

  • Jeremiah G. Schroer, 27, Duluth, petty-misdemeanor theft offenses, fined $100.

  • Christopher M. Stafne, 30, Duluth, inattentive driving, fined $50.

  • Steven D. Tollefson, 28, Duluth, driving while impaired, fined $1,000 and 60 days in local confinement or NERCC, $500 stayed stayed.



Jan. 29

  • Bernard L. Charwood, 53, no city listed, disorderly conduct - offensive/abusive/noisy/obscene (offense date 4/24/13), fined $50.

  • Eduardo D. Gutierrez, 25, Duluth, driving while impaired - under the influence of alcohol, fined $1,000 and 90 days in local confinement, 89 days stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Cassandra M. Hill, 37, Duluth, driving after revocation, fined $200.

  • Miles J. Hjesland, 31, Duluth, disorderly conduct - brawling or fighting, continued for dismissal for one year.

  • Erin E. Langenbrunner, 40, Duluth, driving after suspension, stay of adjudication for one year.

  • David L. Maciejeski, 40, Duluth, theft by shoplifting, five days in local confinement.

  • Erica L. Maki, 24, Duluth, theft by shoplifting, stay of adjudication on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Mechele L. Penazoli, 28, Duluth, first count of theft by shoplifting (offense date 4/29/16) and second count of theft by shoplifting, continued for dismissal for one year - per each count.

  • Joshua R. Pollard, 32, Duluth, misdemeanor theft, continued for dismissal for one year.

  • Ryan A. Watson, 26, Duluth, driving after revocation, fined $200.



Jan. 30

  • Daniel J. Amatuzio, 60, Duluth, driving while under the influence of alcohol, fined $1,000 and 60 days in local confinement, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Mary M. Bowser, 41, Duluth, disorderly conduct - offensive/abusive/boisterous/noisy/obscene, fined $500 and 30 days in local confinement, $450 and time stayed on one year of probation.

  • Demetrics Byrd, 24, Duluth, domestic assault, 47 days in local confinement.

  • Jennifer L. Caruth, 28, Duluth, theft by shoplifting, $57 restitution, continued for dismissal for six months with conditions.

  • Ryan A. Cimino, 46, Grand Rapids, theft by shoplifting, stay of adjudication on one year of probation.

  • Julie K. Crawford, 57, Princeton, Minnesota, open bottle in vehicle (consume), fined $100.

  • Rick A. Crasford, 65, Princeton, Minnesota, open bottle in vehicle (consume), fined $100.

  • Lateara L. Cross, 30, Duluth, theft by shoplifting, fined $1,000 and 90 days in local confinement or female offender program, $900 and time stayed on one year of probation.

  • Jeffery Curtis, 58, Duluth, theft by shoplifting, fined $300 and 30 days in local confinement, $250 and time stayed on one year of probation.

  • Matthew R. Decker, 23, Duluth, first count of driving while impaired, fined $2,000 and 180 days in local confinement, $1,000 and 177 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions; second count of driving while impaired - operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $2,000 and 365 days in local confinement, $1,000 and 363 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions.

  • Lashel A. Flaherty-James, 27, Duluth, theft by shoplifting, continued for dismissal for one year with conditions.

  • Jodi L. Hart, 45, Hermantown, driving while impaired - under the influence of a controlled substance, stay of adjudication on one year of probation with conditions; leaving the scene of a collision, fined $1,000 - concurrent.

  • Craig D. Heesaker, 57, Askov, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $1,000 and 90 days in local confinement or NERCC, $750 and time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Wayne W. Hietala, 50, Sawyer Township, violation of a domestic abuse no-contact order, one year in local confinement or NERCC and two years of probation with conditions.

  • Christopher A. Hogue, 35, Cloquet, theft by shoplifting, fined $600 and 60 days in local confinement, $500 and time stayed on one year of probation.

  • Gordon J. Ketola, 28, Wrenshall, driving while impaired, fined $50 and 90 days in local confinement or NERCC, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Lamar Lumsey, 36, Duluth, threats of violence, fined $50 and 23 days in local confinement, stay of imposition on three years of probation with conditions.

  • Tiffany A. Mason, 22, Duluth, theft by shoplifting, fined $300 and 30 days in local confinement, $200 and time stayed on one year of probation.

  • Sarah K. McColley, 37, Duluth, two counts of driving after revocation, fined $200 - per each count.

  • Leo L. McDaniels, 30, Two Harbors, driving after suspension, fined $200.

  • Nicole L. Meyers, 24, Duluth, domestic assault, continued for dismissal for one year with conditions.

  • Zandel D. Morgan, 20, Superior, possession of a controlled substance, fined $50 and four days in local confinement, statutory stay of adjudication on two years of probation with conditions; driving while impaired, fined $2,000 and 365 days in local confinement, $1,000 and 361 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions - concurrent.

  • Phillip M. Pendell, 37, Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $2,000 and 180 days in local confinement, $1,000 and time stayed on two years of probation with conditions.

  • Melissa A. Rehbein, 28, Duluth, driving while impaired - operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $2,000 and 180 days in local confinement, $1,000 and 179 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions.

  • Joseph A. Rogers, 39, Duluth, driving after revocation, fined $300 and 30 days in local confinement, 29 days stayed on one year of probation.

  • Travis J. Scinocca, 41, Duluth, driving 83 mph in a 55 mph zone, fined $100.

  • Gregory A. Tracey, 53, Duluth, driving while impaired - operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $2,000 and 180 days in local confinement, $1,000 and time stayed on two years of probation with conditions.

  • Tara M. Vatalaro, 45, Duluth, driver failed to stop for accident to property, continued for dismissal for one year with conditions.

  • Thomas G. Vest, 60, Hermantown, driving while impaired - operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $2,000 and 180 days in local confinement, $1,000 and time stayed on two years of probation with conditions.

  • Glenn R. Wallen, 54, Duluth, disorderly conduct - offensive/abusive/boisterous/noisy/obscene, fined $500 and 30 days in local confinement or NERCC, $450 and time stayed on one year of probation.

  • Brittany D. Westmoreland, 25, Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, stay of adjudication for one year; careless driving, fined $1,000 and 90 days in local confinement or female offender program, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Chad T. Wills, 21, Embarrass, hands-free law violation, fined $50.



Jan. 31

  • Arik C. Askelin, 28, Duluth, driving after suspension, fined $200; inattentive driving, fined $50.

  • Kahlie A. M. Blegen, 20, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.

  • Jared J. Carlson, 28, Soudan, driving after revocation, fined $200.

  • Sherman B. Fox, 38, Proctor, theft by shoplifting, nine days in local confinement.

  • Blaik A. Musolf, 62, no city listed, failure to stop for a school bus, stay of adjudication for one year.

  • Thomas J. Nelson Jr., 29, Duluth, gross-misdemeanor theft, 298 days in local confinement.

  • Brian D. Pearson, 33, Superior, theft by shoplifting, four days in local confinement.

  • Joseph A. Rogers, 39, Duluth, driving after revocation, fined $200.

  • Eric E. Stone, 34, Duluth, hunting violation - possession of firearms by person under 16 - parent/guardian duties, fined $100.



Feb. 3

  • Gregory P. Anderson, 72, Crystal Falls, Michigan, disturbance - disorderly conduct, fined $150.

  • Rickey L. Ebert, 58, Meadowlands, sale of a controlled substance, fined $50, stay of imposition on three years of probation with conditions.

  • Nicholas S. Ellenbaum, 31, Victoria, Minnesota, disorderly conduct - offensive/abusive/boisterous/noisy/obscene, fined $50 and 90 days in local confinement or NERCC, 87 days stayed on one yer of probation with conditions.

  • Karen L. Jones, 43, Ponsford, Minnesota, driving after suspension, fined $200.

  • Megan S. Kriske, 28, Superior, use of electronic device while driving, fined $50.

  • Sara J. Livingston, 31, Duluth, harassment - restraining order violation, three days in local confinement or female offender program, stay of adjudication on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Dinero R. Miller, 31, Superior, two counts of driving after suspension, fined $200 - per each count.

  • Cameron G. Norris, 21, Duluth, driving while impaired - operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $2,000 and 180 days in local confinement or NERCC, $1,000 and 177 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions.

  • Robert V. Przybyl, 50, Duluth, interfering with an emergency call, fined $50 and 365 days in local confinement, 309 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions; obstructing legal process, fined $50 and 90 days in local confinement, 34 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions - concurrent; violation of a domestic abuse no-contact order, fined $50 and 90 days in local confinement, 40 days stayed on one year of probation with conditions - concurrent.

  • McKenze C. Simmons, 19, Duluth, driving while impaired, fined $2,000 and 365 days in local confinement or female offender program, $1,000 and 361 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions.

  • Reed A. Washek, 19, Cloquet, driving while impaired - operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $2,000 and 365 days in local confinement, $1,000 and 358 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions; domestic assault, fined $50 and seven days in local confinement, stay of adjudication on one year of probation with conditions - concurrent.

  • Robert L. West, 58, Duluth, driving after revocation, fined $200.

  • Gaylen P. Williams, 45, Tavares, Fla., chemical test refusal, fined $2,000 and 365 days in local confinement or NERCC, $1,000 and 361 days stayed on two years of probation with conditions.



Feb. 4

  • Sherry R. Benoit, 41, no city listed, first count of theft by shoplifting and assault, fined $500 and 45 days in local confinement, $450 and 39 days stayed on one year of probation - per each count concurrent; second count of theft by shoplifting, fined $500 and 45 days in local confinement, $400 and 43 days stayed on one year of probation - concurrent.

  • Kenneth R. Boyd, 72, Duluth, assault, fined $200.

  • Jerrod J. Bunt, 34, Duluth, domestic assault, fined $50, imposition stayed on three years of probation with conditions.

  • Tarek D. J. Crestik, 28, Duluth, petty-misdemeanor theft offenses, two days in local confinement.

  • Joseph C. Faughnan, 30, Knife River, driving 98 mph in a 65 mph zone, fined $150.

  • Peter J. Gengler III, 49, Duluth, possession of drug paraphernalia, fined $50.

  • Desire K. Gordon, 19, Superior, driving after suspension, fined $200.

  • Cassandra L. Inman, 23, Cloquet, possession of marijuana in vehicle, fined $150.

  • Lamar Lumsey, 36, Duluth, domestic abuse - violation of a no-contact order and harassment - restraining order violation, fined $50 and 90 days in local confinement, 82 days stayed on one year of probation with conditions - per each count concurrent.

  • Darcy L. Maddox, 65, Duluth, theft by shoplifting, continued for dismissal for one year.

  • Angie Parker, 23, Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $1,000 and 60 days in local confinement or female offender program, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Nicole M. Stapleton, 42, Duluth, disorderly conduct, fined $100.

  • Genesis E. Sykes, 22, Duluth, domestic assault, fined $50 and 90 days in local confinement or NERCC, 86 days stayed on one year of probation with conditions.



Feb. 5

  • Jason H. Androsky, 37, Duluth, driving after cancellation, stay of adjudication for one year.

  • Desmond M. Bernstein, 34, Duluth, disorderly conduct - offensive/abusive/noisy/obscene, fined $500 and 45 days in local confinement or NERCC, $250 and time stayed on one year of probation.

  • Michael M. Blom, 31, Alborn, operating a snowmobile or all-terrain vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, fined $2,000 and 180 days in local confinement, $1,000 and time stayed on two years of probation with conditions.

  • Wendee S. Churchill, 64, Duluth, inattentive driving, continued for dismissal for one year.

  • Misty M. Diggs, 39, Superior, assault, continued for dismissal for one year.

  • Jared J. Hagstrom, 22, Duluth, driving while impaired, fined $1,000 and 60 days in local confinement or NERCC, 59 days stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Taylor K. Hanson, 28, Duluth, disorderly conduct, fined $50, stay of adjudication for one year.

  • Trevor W. Holbeck, 35, Duluth, driving while impaired - under the influence of alcohol, fined $1,000 and 90 days in local confinement, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Megan M. Janning, 25, Kasson, Minnesota, theft by shoplifting, continued for dismissal for one year.

  • Benny Johnson, 37, no city listed, fugitive, extradition waived.

  • Damien D. Kozlowski, 26, Duluth, domestic assault and domestic abuse - violation of a no-contact order, continued for dismissal for one year - per each count.

  • Angelique T. LaPrairie, 45, Cloquet, theft by shoplifting, fined $100 and 10 days in local confinement, time stayed on one year of probation.

  • David J. Massoglia, 22, Superior, possession of a pistol without a permit, fined $50 and 120 days in local confinement, 113 days stayed on one year of probation.

  • Matthew D. Mercer Sr., 36, Floodwood, theft by gas drive-off, $46 restitution, continued for one year with conditions; theft of motor fuel from retailer, fined $300, $45 restitution and 30 days in local confinement, $200 and time stayed on one year of probation with conditions; possession of switchblade/metal knuckles, continued for dismissal on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Delilah G. Metoxen, 29, no city listed, fugitive, extradition waived.

  • Stephanie L. Nieves, 38, no city listed, fugitive, extradition waived.

  • Paul L. O’Brien, 25, Duluth, disorderly conduct - brawling or fighting, fined $300 and 30 days in local confinement or NERCC, $250 and time stayed on one year of probation.

  • Heidi A. Olson, 56, Duluth, domestic assault, continued for dismissal for one year.

  • Cole T. Raymond, 19, Mountain Iron, underage drinking and driving, fined $1,000 and 30 days in local confinement or NERCC, $300 and time stayed on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Meghan M. Schmidt, 41, Duluth, driving after revocation, fined $15.

  • Amanda M. Talarico, 30, Duluth, driving after revocation, fined $115.

  • Cameo E. Torok, 34, Duluth, driving while impaired - operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $2,000 and 180 days in local confinement or female offender program, $1,000 and time stayed on two years of probation with conditions.

  • Diego J. Urrutia, 21, Duluth, theft by shoplifting, continued for dismissal on one year of probation with conditions.

  • Willie D. Urrutia Jr., 22, Duluth, misdemeanor theft, 14 days in local confinement.

  • Angela L. Webb-Milinkovich, 42, Duluth, inattentive driving, continued for dismissal on six months of probation.



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