District Court

St. Louis County

April 1

  • Jahmond M. Walker, 20, Glyndon, Minnesota, fugitive, extradition waived.

April 5

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  • Brandon W. Fulkerson, 33, Kettle River, hands-free violation, fined $50.
  • Cassandra B. Peterson, 28, Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $2,000 and 180 days local confinement, time and $1,000 stayed on two years probation with conditions.

April 7

  • Eric F. Welke, 46, Duluth, driving while impaired, fined $1,000 and 90 days local confinement, time stayed on one year probation with conditions.

April 8

  • Stephen W. Burris, 35, Duluth, driving after suspension (offense dated: 2/1/17), fined $200.
  • Michael S. Carlson, 28, Esko, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Jacob J. H. Davis, 25, Isanti, Minnesota, violation of order for protection, fined $50 and one year local confinement, 277 days stayed on two years probation with conditions; theft, fined $50 and one year local confinement, 277 days stayed on two eyars probation with conditions, concurrent.
  • William J. Howard, 21, Florissant, Missouri, driving 94 mph in a 65 mph zone, fined $100.
  • Jennifer L. Jones, 39, Duluth, driving after revocation (offense dated: 12/23/15), fined $200.
  • Cory L. Knaffla, 44, Duluth, driving 80 mph in a 55 mph zone, fined $70.
  • Frank A. Moore, 38, Duluth, harassment - third or subsequent violation in 10 years, 45 months in prison; stalking, fined $50 and 51 months in prison, concurrent.
  • Bradley A. Nesdahl, 42, Duluth, driving after cancellation (offense dated: 10/31/15), fined $200.
  • Brenna M. Sanz, 26, Duluth, driving after revocation (offense dated: 11/28/19), fined $200.
  • Glenn M. Schubitzke, 21, Cloquet, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Maija R. Stillday, 28, Duluth, driving after suspension (offense dated: 9/14/18), fined $200.
  • Lynn M. Tracey, 73, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Jeffrey E. Wilson, 19, Excelsior, Minnesota, possession of drug paraphernalia, fined $50.

April 9

  • Kenshay L. Bennett, 21, Duluth, driving after suspension, fined $200.
  • Darnell E. Chapman, 47, Shakopee, Minnesota, driving after suspension (offense dated: 6/7/12), fined $200.
  • Benjamin J. Cortlandt, 37, Cloquet, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Weston J. Foley, 18, Duluth, open bottle law violation, fined $100; possession of drug paraphernalia, fined $50.
  • Robert L. Hayes, 58, Duluth, disorderly conduct, fined $200 and 90 days local confinement, time and fine stayed on one year probation with conditions.
  • Garrett C. Jackson, 29, Moose Lake, driving 94 mph in a 55 mph zone, fined $150.
  • Jordan B. Matteson, 32, Duluth, child passenger restraint system not equipped and installed, fined $50.
  • Thomas J. Saros, 47, Deer River, driving 88 mph in a 60 mph zone, fined $100.

April 10

  • Kelcey L. Dusek, 45, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.

  • Gabriel D. Hager, 40, Grand Rapids, two counts driving after suspension (offenses dated: 8/24/18, 11/23/20), fined $200 per each count.
  • Maura A. Halverson, 22, East Gull Lake, Minnesota, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Christopher J. Samuelson, 39, Virginia, driving after suspension (offense dated: 4/6/11), fined $200.

April 11

  • Charles D. Garrett, 20, Superior, driving after suspension, fined $200.
  • Errin J. MacMillan, 46, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.

April 12

  • Benjamin J. Alberio, 35, Saginaw, possession of a controlled substance, fined $50 and one year local confinement, 358 days stayed on two years probation.
  • Michelle A. Bryce, 62, Duluth, driving after revocation, fined $200.
  • Kyana D. Davies, 31, Duluth, child endangerment, adjudication stayed on two years probation with conditions, four days local confinement.
  • Winter N. Disch, 28, Duluth, driving after revocation, fined $200.
  • Joseph W. Greene, 57, Duluth, possession of pornographic digital images, imposition stayed on three years probation with conditions, $20 fine.
  • Tommy D. Holloway Jr., 34, Minneapolis, driving while intoxicated, fined $2,000 and one year local confinement, time and $1,900 stayed on two years probation with conditions.
  • Phillip M. Houle, 46, Proctor, assault, adjudication stayed on one year probation.
  • Samantha R. Jackson, 29, Cromwell, driving after revocation (offense dated: 11/13/19), fined $200.
  • Edwin L. Johnson, 36, Duluth, shoplifting, continued for dismissal for one year, pay $15 in restitution.
  • James R. Knapp, 54, Eveleth, fined $50 and 75 months in prison, prison time stayed on five years probation with conditions.
  • Clarissa J. Kolenda, 46, Meadowlands, driving after revocation (offense dated: 3/6/15), fined $200.
  • Shana T. Krulc, 34, Hatton, North Dakota, driving after revocation (offense dated: 11/15/17), fined $200.
  • Dallas T. Laine, 25, Cloquet, possession of drug paraphernalia, fined $50.
  • Courtney J. McNeil, 25, Swatara, Minnesota, disorderly conduct, adjudication stayed on one year probation with conditions, three days local confinement.
  • Taylor M. Moen, 25, Duluth, driving while impaired, fined $2,000 and one year local confinement, 364 days and $1,500 stayed on two years probation with conditions.
  • Mark D. Nasi, 37, Superior, criminal sexual contact, fined $50 and 144 months in prison, prison time stayed on three years probation with conditions.
  • Adam D. Nelson, 32, Duluth, domestic assault by strangulation, adjudication stayed on three years probation with conditions, $50 fine, three days local confinement.
  • Anthony R. Pernell, 40, Duluth, simple robbery, fined $50 and 23 months in prison, prison time stayed on three years probation with conditions; domestic assault, fined $50 and one year local confinement, 290 days stayed on two years probation with conditions, concurrent.
  • Joshua P. Revier, 24, Duluth, disorderly conduct, adjudication stayed on two years probation with conditions, two days local confinement.
  • Alex M. Riley, 30, Duluth, assault, continued for dismissal for one year, six months and 26 days.
  • Nathan M. Rutka, 26, Cloquet, malicious punishment of a child, adjudication stayed on two years probation with conditions, $50 fine and two days local confinement.
  • Joanne R. Smith, 47, Duluth, sale of 3 grams or more of heroin within 90-day period, fined $50 and 95 months in prison; murder in the third degree, fined $50 and 125 months in prison, concurrent.
  • Tristan J. St. Clair, 21, Duluth, felon receiving stolen property, fined $50, 52 days local confinement and one year and one day in prison, prison time stayed on four years probation with conditions; felony domestic assault, 45 days local confinement and 15 months in prison, prison time stayed on four years probation with conditions, concurrent; assault in the second degree, adjudication stayed on four year probation, 41 days local confinement, concurrent; threats of violence, 41 days local confinement and 18 months in prison, prison time stayed on four years probation with conditions, concurrent; dangerous weapon - intentional discharge of firearm that endangers safety, 41 days local confinement and 15 months in prison, prison time stayed on four years probation with conditions, $1,000 in restitution, concurrent.
  • Amber R. Strange, 34, Duluth, test refusal, fined $2,000 and one year local confinement, time and $1,000 stayed on two years probation with conditions.
  • Cody A. R. Trosky, 32, Hermantown, domestic assault, adjudication stayed on one year probation with conditions, $50 fine and 3 days local confinement.
  • Nicholas D. Zobel, 21, Duluth, criminal vehicular operation - great bodily harm, imposition stayed on three years probation with conditions, $50 fine, 12 days local confinement, 50 hours Community Work Service.

April 13

  • Rylie J. Colborn, 19, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • James M. Durfee, 38, Duluth, give peace officer false information and driving after suspension, fined $1,000 and 30 days local confinement, time and $500 stayed on one year probation with conditions per each count, concurrent.
  • Malcolm L. Fields, 31, Duluth, driving after suspension (offense dated: 12/31/18), fined $200.
  • James A. Follett, 30, Duluth, driving after revocation (offense dated: 7/19/15), fined $200.
  • Matthew J. Greer, 42, Superior, aid and abet theft, fined $50, 126 local days local confinement, 13 months in prison and pay $1,013 in restitution, prison time stayed on three years probation with conditions.
  • Sara T. Gruba, 18, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Paul Hanson, 68, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Timothy C. McCray, 34, Duluth, driving after suspension (offense dated: 4/25/18), fined $200.
  • Joshua J. Moon, 41, Almond, Wisconsin, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Jaden W. Nelson, 31, Superior, driving 90 mph in a 60 mph zone, fined $100.
  • Cyrena D. Sanders-Winkfield, 30, Duluth, driving after revocation, fined $200.
  • Jaidyn M. Slattery, 19, Duluth, driver allows open bottle violation, fined $100.
  • Hannah J. Smith, 22, Orr, hands-free law violation, fined $50.

April 14

  • Madawalabu A. Abadulla, 24, Saint Paul, Minnesota, driving after suspension, fined $200.
  • Grace l. Bakke, 22, Duluth, driving after revocation, fined $200.
  • Jennifer N. Bauer, 44, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Brandon M. Beer, 41, Barnum, driving after suspension (offense dated: 11/24/19), fined $200.
  • Angela L. Bethke, 45, Duluth, driving after suspension, adjudication stayed for one year.
  • Todd M. Burt, 55, Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $1,000 and 60 days local confinement on one year probation with conditions.
  • Richard E. Dombrowski, 73, Esko, hands-free law violation - 2nd or subsequent violation, fined $275.
  • Kalee R. Garberg, 35, Cloquet, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Brandon L. Haley, 40, Duluth, possession or sale of small amount of marijuana, fined $50; possession of drug paraphernalia, fined $50.
  • Jacob D. Hanninen, 37, Duluth, shoplifting, fined $100 and 10 days local confinement, time stayed on one year probation with conditions.
  • Cassandra M. Hill, 38, Rice Lake, Minnesota, driving after revocation, fined $200.
  • Curtis J. Houle, 52, Finland, driving after suspension (offense dated: 2/12/12), fined $200.
  • Thomas C. Shepperdson, 43, Bemidji, Minnesota, driving after revocation (offense dated: 6/14/17), fined $200.
  • Lyle G. Sunne, 69, Cloquet, exceed allowable seasonal load restriction weight violation, fined $175.
  • Andrew A. Woodard, 25, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.

April 15

  • Dylan J. Carey, 18, Duluth, disorderly conduct, fined $50 and 60 days local confinement, 56 days stayed on one year probation with conditions.
  • John F. Charnowski, 55, Apple Valley, Minnesota, marijuana in a motor vehicle, fined $50.
  • Jamie S. Dwornikowski, 33, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Michael P. Eng, 37, Duluth, driver fails to stop for accident to property, adjudication stayed for one year.
  • Theodore A. Forsythe, 21, Hermantown, domestic assault, adjudication stayed on one year probation with conditions, $50 fine and 3 days local confinement.
  • Tyrone A. Frost, 71, Superior, threats of violence, adjudication stayed on one year probation with conditions, $50 fine.
  • Lauri R. Gage, 46, Two Harbors, driving after cancellation - inimical to public safety and violation of restraining order, fined $1,000 and 180 days local confinement, time and fine stayed on one year probation with conditions per each count concurrent.
  • Abigail J. Gannon, 40, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Antonio M. Holloway, 29, Duluth, driving after revocation, fined $200.
  • Calan K. Jones, 20, unknown address, possession of a controlled substance, adjudication stayed on three years probation with conditions, $50 fine and 36 days local confinement; receiving stolen property, imposition stayed on three years probation with conditions, $50 fine and 27 days local confinement, concurrent; possession of a controlled substance, adjudication stayed on one year probation with conditions, $50 fine and 30 days local confinement, concurrent.
  • Patty L. Jones, 65, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Sebastian J. Knox, 22, Duluth, disorderly conduct, adjudication stayed for one year, fined $50 and three days local confinement.
  • Jason H. Liimatainen, 48, Cloquet, domestic assault, adjudication stayed on one year probation with conditions, $50 fine and six days local confinement.
  • Andrew W. Ludolph, 27, Duluth, driving 62 mph in a 24 mph zone, fined $150.
  • Chaz T. Morden, 27, Duluth, test refusal, fined $2,000 and one year local confinement, time and $1,000 stayed on two years probation with conditions.
  • August D. Oman, 32, Duluth, fish and game - take fish without a license, fined $100.
  • Charles D. Revier, 37, Barnum, violation of order for protection, adjudication stayed on one year probation with conditions, $50 fine and 2 days local confinement.
  • Darryl L. Rhame, 25, Duluth, domestic assault by strangulation, adjudication stayed on three years probation with conditions, fined $50 and 9 days local confinement.
  • Rodney D. Scandin Jr., 36, Two Harbors, two counts criminal vehicular operation - great bodily harm under the influence of alcohol, fined $50, 150 days local confinement, 40 hours Community Work Service and 18 months in prison, prison time stayed on six years probation with conditions per each count consecutive; third, fourth and fifth count criminal vehicular operation - great bodily harm under the influence of alcohol, imposition stayed on six years probation with conditions, $50 fine and 40 hours Community Work Service, concurrent.
  • Meagan M. Schrawyer, 20, Woodbury, Minnesota, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Nichole J. Vieau, 28, Duluth, domestic assault, continued for dismissal for one year.
  • Laura C. Villamizar Rivero, 33, Minneapolis, driving after suspension, fined $200.
  • Elora V. Walther, 27, Superior, driving after suspension, fined $200.
  • Dequaries M. Williams, 26, St. Paul, Minnesota, disorderly conduct, 90 days local confinement.
  • Michael P. Woodrow, 36, Duluth, inattentive driving, fined $50.

April 16

  • Alexander D. Ames, 39, Duluth, careless driving, fined $100.
  • CeeJay G. Bailey, 30, Hibbing, sale of 10 or more grams heroin, fined $50 and 73 months in prison.
  • Matthew S. Blatt, 31, Superior, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Timothy S. Brewster, 37, Cambridge, Minnesota, possession of a controlled substance, one year local confinement, 361 days stayed on two years probation with conditions.
  • Jason M. Dohse, 46, Duluth, driving after suspension, fined $200.
  • Iris L. Fosse-Ober, 21, St. Paul, Minnesota, driving 93 mph in a 65 mph zone, fined $100.
  • Liberty L. Isham, 46, Orr, shoplifting, fined $1,000 and 90 days local confinement, time and $900 stayed on one year probation with conditions.
  • Justice T. King, 21, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, careless driving, adjudication stayed for one year.
  • Alaina M. Lambeth, 38, Cloquet, driving after revocation, fined $200.
  • David Lor, 28, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Keith C. Morinville, 60, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • James W. O'Connell, 55, Duluth, theft of property, continued for dismissal for one year, pay $202 in restitution.
  • Mark A. Piontek, 57, Floodwood, careless driving, adjudication stayed for one year with conditions.
  • Bradley J. Richards, 35, Faribault, Minnesota, possession of 10 grams or more a narcotic drug other than heroin, fined $50 and 60 months in prison.
  • Daphne A. Riggle, 59, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Dusti A. True, 30, Superior, driving after revocation (offense dated: 10/7/19), fined $200.
  • Jose E. Valenzuela Jr., 35, Superior, test refusal, fined $2,000 and 180 days local confinement, 177 days and $1,500 stayed on two years probation with conditions.

April 17

  • Katelynn M. Anderson, 22, Proctor, two counts driving after suspension (offenses dated: 2/7/19, 2/20/19), fined $200 per each count.
  • Sean K. Anderson, 32, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • John D. Bourman, 39, Duluth, driving after suspension, fined $200; careless driving, fined $100.
  • Ashley N. Brantley, 21, Hermantown, hands-free law violation, fined $50; driving after revocation, fined $200.
  • Dustin J. Lipka, 25, Duluth, child restraint system not equipped/installed, fined $50.
  • Christine M. Mazhar, 44, Blaine, Minnesota, driving after suspension (offense dated: 6/30/19), fined $200.
  • Russell J. Noell, 25, Esko, driving 97 mph in a 65 mph zone, fined $150.
  • Timothy P. Rust, 40, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Dawn M. Seguin, 49, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.

April 18

  • Lee M. Lowinski, 31, Duluth, three counts driving after revocation (offenses dated: 5/20/16, 9/29/16, 5/25/19), fined $200 per each count; driving after suspension (offense dated: 12/28/13), fined $200.
  • Damion R. Minarik, 26, Two Harbors, hands-free law violation, fined $50.

April 19

  • James B. Stillwell, 47, Duluth, burglary, fined $50 and 29 months in prison, pay $1,370 in restitution.
  • Cody J. Trea, 33, Duluth, sale of 10 grams or more of heroin, fined $50 and 73 months in prison.
  • Kaitlyn M. Klosowski, 21, Duluth, driving 55 mph in a 30 mph zone, fined $70.
  • Derek R. Mahle, 56, Duluth, driving while impaired, fined $1,000 and 60 days local confinement, time and $900 stayed on one year probation with conditions.
  • Samantha J. Olson, 23, Proctor, possession of drug paraphernalia, fined $50.
  • Donald G. Quillen, 59, Cloquet, unreasonable acceleration and exhibition driving, fined $350.
  • Erika R. Triplett, 19, Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Howard B. Wheeler, 45, Superior, driving after suspension, fined $200.

April 20

  • Melissa A. Deverney, 48, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Joey L. Devlieger, 42, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Dorian M. Hanson, 63, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Adam A. Lakso, 35, Two Harbors, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Riccardo T. Smith, 57, Duluth, two counts driving after revocation (offenses dated: 12/17/16, 1/3/17), fined $200 per each count.
  • Darci R. Stiff, 64, Knife River, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Julien C. Wiermaa, 18, Duluth, move over law violation, fined $50.

The News Tribune publishes Matters of Record as part of its obligation to serve as a keeper of the local historical record. All items are public records submitted by the courthouse in Duluth. Most defendants are also ordered to pay court and/or surcharge fees. Individual requests for items to be withheld will not be granted.