District Court

St. Louis County

April 14

  • Nathan G. Keuten, 31, Maple, fugitive, extradition waived.

May 3

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  • Eric J. Humphreys, 33, Duluth, assault, 90 days local confinement.

May 6

  • Cyle R. Jones, 22, Duluth, fugitive, extradition waived.

May 24

  • Mark D. Brandt, 42, Duluth, driving under the influence, fined $1,000 and 60 days local confinement, time stayed on one year probation with conditions.

May 27

  • Adam A. Archer, 29, Duluth, possession of controlled substance, one year local confinement, 340 days stayed on one year probation with conditions.
  • Michael A. Tyson, 59, Duluth, disorderly conduct, continued for dismissal for one year.

May 28

  • Aaron R. Bailey, 45, Esko, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Samantha J. Belich, 27, Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $1,000 and 60 days local confinement, time stayed on one year probation with conditions.
  • Parker J. Beyer, 21, Bemidji, Minnesota, driving after suspension (offense dated: 12/8/17), fined $200.
  • Walker W. Gorges, 27, Hortonville, Wisconsin, careless driving, fined $1,000 and 90 days local confinement, time stayed on one year probation with conditions.
  • Gregg M. Hanson, 62, Duluth, inattentive driving, fined $40.
  • Jason A. Johnson, 48, Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $1,000 and 60 days local confinement, time and $950 stayed on one year probation.
  • Stephen C. Johnson, 42, Apple Valley, Minnesota, driving while impaired, fined $1,000 and 60 days local confinement, time stayed on one year probation with conditions.
  • Tracy L. Jones, 47, Lawrence, Kansas, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Gary A. Klassen, 40, Duluth, damage to property, adjudication stayed on three years probation with conditions, $50 fine; assault, fined $50 and 90 days local confinement, time stayed on one year probation with conditions.
  • Alexis R. Lane, 24, Duluth, domestic assault, adjudication stayed on one year probation with conditions, fined $50 and three days local confinement.
  • Katie M. Leskey, 32, Duluth, careless driving, fined $1,000 and 90 days local confinement, time stayed on one year probation with conditions.
  • Steven A. Maine, 21, Eden Prairie, Minnesota, possession of drug paraphernalia, fined $50; marijuana in a motor vehicle, fined $150.
  • Chazmun S. McBeath, 26, Duluth, felony domestic assault, fined $50 and 23 months in prison.
  • Kyle D. McClain, 51, Duluth, driving after revocation (offense dated: 4/21/11), fined $200.
  • Bryce A. T. Merritt, 29, Duluth, domestic assault, fined $50 and 90 days local confinement, 88 days stayed on one year probation with conditions.
  • Rochelle A. Moss, 32, Grand Rapids, theft, imposition stayed on one year probation with conditions, $50 fine and 68 days local confinement.
  • Rachel A. Price, 45, Eveleth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Allysha M. Sample, 44, Barnum, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Amanda M. Talarico, 32, Duluth, driving after revocation, adjudication stayed on one year probation with conditions.
  • Jennifer A. Vareberg, 39, Duluth, possession of a controlled substance, adjudication stayed on one year probation with conditions, five days local confinement; illegal possession or sale of hypodermic syringe, fined $50 and 90 days local confinement, 85 days stayed on one year probation with conditions, concurrent.
  • Edward L. Vasquez, 31, Duluth, domestic assault, fined $50 and 90 days local confinement, 81 days stayed on one year probation with conditions; violation of no contact order, fined $50 and 15 months in prison, prison time stayed on three years probation with conditions, concurrent.
  • Duane A. Waldriff, 71, Lamberton, Minnesota, disorderly conduct, fined $400 and 60 days local confinement, time and fine stayed on one year probation with conditions.
  • McKenzie K. Wherley, 26, Saginaw, possession of a controlled substance, adjudication stayed on three years probation with conditions, 60 days local confinement, 40 hours Community Work Service; driving while impaired, fined $50 and one year local confinement, 305 days stayed on two years probation with condition with conditions, concurrent.

May 29

  • Kiara A. Carl, 23, Eveleth, driving after suspension, fined $200.
  • T'harka T. Fernandes, 46, Hudson, Wisconsin, driving after suspension (offense dated: 4/15/17), fined $200.
  • Mason J. Harder, 24, Duluth, driving after suspension, fined $200.
  • Jarryd M. Nelson, 18, Mora, Minnesota, driving 72 mph in a 40 mph zone, fined $150.
  • Dakota C. Oman, 19, Duluth, driving 85 mph in a 55 mph zone, fined $100.
  • Andrea M. Sayers, 35, Saginaw, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Dustin J. Turcotte, 19, Duluth, marijuana in a motor vehicle, fined $150; driver allow open bottle, fined $100.
  • Megan M. Young, 29, Cloquet, hands-free law violation, fined $50.

May 30

  • Brian K. Biwott, 23, Duluth, driving after revocation, fined $200.
  • Joseph R. Daoust, 31, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Jeffrey L. Thompson, 29, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.

May 31

  • Sierra A. Goggleye, 24, Duluth, driving after suspension (offense dated: 2/12/16), fined $200.

June 1

  • Tanya R. Bednarek, 36, Cloquet, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Trevor M. Dalbec, 20, Superior, driving 80 mph in a 55 mph zone, continued for dismissal on one year probation.
  • Destiny D. Holmin, 18, Brainerd, Minnesota, shoplifting, adjudication stayed on one year probation with conditions, 8 hours Community Work Service.
  • Trenton J. Horn, 26, Eveleth, shoplifting, adjudication stayed on one year probation with conditions, 8 hours Community Work Service.
  • Brian L. Larson, 55, Cromwell, driving while impaired, fined $2,000 and one year local confinement, 357 days and $1,500 stayed on two years probation with conditions.
  • Isaac S. Munoz, 22, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Kevin M. Oehl, 28, Duluth, fish and game violation - take fish without an angling license, fined $100.
  • Bradley P. Saari, 63, Duluth, careless driving, fined $600 and 60 days local confinement, time and $300 stayed on one year probation.

June 2

  • Alireza Basiri, 19, Chaska, Minnesota, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Noah J. Bechthold, 21, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Tracie Bistis, 45, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Heidi J. Cragun, 46, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Ellie M. Daronco, 19, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Timothy J. Ean, 58, Duluth, disorderly conduct, continue for dismissal for six months.
  • Travis M. Hampton, 22, Duluth, possess small amount of marijuana, fined $50.
  • Christopher A. Kylen, 39, Duluth, inattentive driving, fined $40.
  • Mia R. Mathias, 51, Duluth, hands-free law violation, fined $50.
  • Taylor N. Nordvall, 31, Duluth, inattentive driving, fined $40.
  • Cory D. Perron, 44, Nashwauk, exceed gross weight violation, fined $800; gross weight exceeds registered limit, fined $800.
  • Christina M. Thomas, 40, Duluth, possession of a controlled substance, adjudication stayed on one year probation.
  • Jennifer L. Tourigny, 43, Virginia, driving 80 mph in a 55 mph zone, fined $70.
  • Elora V. Walther, 27, Superior, driving after revocation (offense dated: 7/7/18), fined $200.
  • Morningstar J. Weyaus, 34, Onamia, Minnesota, driving after revocation (offense dated: 6/4/13), fined $200.

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.