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Matters of record for Dec. 23

Duluth District Court Filing issues prevent the Duluth News Tribune from running the final disposition of some cases in a timely manner. Many of the addresses appear as given at time of citation. Aug. 26 Christopher J.R. Heim, 25, 1605 Maplewood Ave.

Duluth District Court

Filing issues prevent the Duluth News Tribune from running the final disposition of some cases in a timely manner. Many of the addresses appear as given at time of citation.

Aug. 26

Christopher J.R. Heim, 25, 1605 Maplewood Ave., Cloquet, assault, theft of a motor vehicle, driving while impaired, test refusal, driving after revocation, failure to notify owner of damaged property and fleeing on foot, $15,000 bail, pretrial Nov. 9, jury trial Nov. 17.

Maurice D. Jackson, 55, 125 N. First Ave. W., Duluth, disorderly conduct, pleaded guilty, three days in jail with three days credit for time served.

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Susan M. Keenan, 44, 4880 Tamarack Lane, Hermantown, two counts of operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, two counts of driving while under the influence of alcohol, two counts of driving after revocation and one count of collision with unattended vehicle, $12,000 bail bond, hearing Sept. 14.

Gary P. Koneczny, 56, 6690 Industrial Road, Saginaw, two counts of driving while impaired, $10,000 bail bond, plea hearing Sept. 14.

Ronald R. Luckett, 53, 1931 E. Second St., Duluth, assault, pleaded guilty, fined $3,000 and one year in jail or Northeast Regional Correction Center with 66 days credit, time and $2,950 stayed on two years probation with conditions; assault with a dangerous weapon, dismissed.

Elam Smith III, 45, 125 N. First Ave. W., Duluth, sale of or possession with intent to sell marijuana, pleaded not guilty, pretrial Oct. 5, jury trial Oct. 20.

Michael J. Swanson, 48, 2903 W. Third St., Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, amended to driving while impaired, pleaded guilty, fined $2,000 and 180 days in jail or Northeast Regional Correction Center, time and $1,000 stayed on two years probation with conditions including 48 hours in jail, Victim Impact Panel and 30 days electronic monitoring; driving while under the influence of alcohol and driving after revocation, dismissed.

Waylon B. Trusdale, 20, Joplin, Mo., careless driving, pretrial Nov. 9.

Cody L. Walker-Nelson, 18, 4334 Haines Road, Duluth, making false emergency call and two counts of arson, $100,000 bail, contested omnibus hearing Oct. 30.

Dennis D. Williams, 51, 3380 Medin Road, Duluth, second count of disorderly conduct, fined $50 and 90 days in jail, time stayed on one-year probation with conditions including three days in jail with three days credit for time served; terroristic threats and first count of disorderly conduct, dismissed.

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Aug. 27

Herbert J. Amic, 48, 303 N. Central Ave., Apt. 18, Duluth, license plate impoundment violation and no drivers license in possession, dismissed.

Bezawit W. Ayalneh, 19, 1200 Kenwood Ave., Duluth, theft, adjudication withheld with conditions including 200 hours of community service work.

Jenna C. Baer, 20, 401 W. St. Marie St., Duluth, underage consumption, fined $190.

Michael A. Barnes, 64, Plymouth, Minn., collision with unattended vehicle, pleaded not guilty, court trial Nov. 13.

Jessica V. Bidler, 32, 3846 Martin Road, Duluth, receiving stolen property, driving after revocation and displaying unlawful license plates, $5,000 bail bond, contested omnibus hearing Nov. 2.

Jennifer G. Brantley, 37, 6148 N. Birch Acres Road, Duluth, driving after revocation, warrant quashed, dismissed.

Carolyn Brooks, 44, Robbinsdale, Minn., giving peace officer false identification, driving after revocation and driving 84 mph in a 50 mph zone, pretrial Oct. 20.

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Eric J. Buesgens, 20, 1808 E. Fourth St., Duluth, underage consumption, pleaded guilty, fined $115.

Ming Y. Chang, 43, 2301 W. Fourth St., Duluth, theft, warrant quashed, pleaded guilty, fined $200 and 20 days in jail, time stayed one year.

Stephen L. Cobenais, 25, Starbuck, Minn., murder with intent and firearm violation, $750,000 bail, omnibus hearing Nov. 4.

Theodora A. Defoe, 21, 8221 Mahnomen Road, Cloquet, theft, pleaded guilty, adjudication withheld one year with condition of no same or similar offense.

Henrietta A. Demo, 52, 1578 Whispering Pines Drive, Cloquet, theft, failed to appear, warrant ordered.

Melissa A. Duffert, 36, 2795 E. Pioneer Road, Duluth, traffic accident - failure to notify police of personal injury, failed to appear, warrant ordered.

Christopher A. Ellian, 20, 1832 Minnesota Ave., Duluth, uninsured vehicle and driving without a valid license, imposition stayed with condition of no same or similar offense.

Eric D. Faust, 23, 2026 Jefferson St., Duluth, operating motorcycle without endorsement, dismissed.

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Joseph S. Follet, 18, 4139 Gothenberg Road, Duluth, underage consumption, pleaded guilty, fined $90; fleeing a peace officer by a means other than a motor vehicle, dismissed.

Randy L. Gallagher, 51, 2717 W. Fourth St., Duluth, assault, adjudication withheld on one-year Deferred Prosecution Agreement with condition of no same or similar offense.

Ronald A. Gallian, 40, 1422 Weeks Ave., Superior, domestic assault and disorderly conduct, failed to appear, warrant ordered.

Jennifer L. Gardner, 22, 2151 E. Second St., Duluth, theft ordinance, imposition stayed with conditions including $100 prosecution costs.

Kevin M. Gaydos, 20, Lino Lakes, Minn., underage consumption, pleaded guilty, fined $1,000, $750 stayed seven months with condition no alcohol use until 21 years old; disorderly conduct, pleaded guilty, fined $1,000, $750 stayed seven months - concurrent to first count.

Yodit Y. Gidey, 18, 1200 Kenwood Ave., Duluth, theft, adjudication withheld with conditions including 200 hours of community service work.

Everett A. Hawpetoss, 24, 224½ E. Sixth St., Duluth, giving false identification to police, failed to appear, warrant ordered.

Garth M. Heikkinen, 19, 1717 E. Sixth St., Duluth, giving peace officer false identification, imposition stayed one year with conditions including $200 prosecution costs.

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Jamaal I. Hives, 27, 1311 John Ave., Superior, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, pleaded guilty, fined $1,000 and 60 days in jail, time stayed one year with conditions including Victim Impact Panel; driving while under the influence of alcohol, dismissed.

Don L. Hoven Jr., 19, 709 Maple Bend Drive, Duluth, giving peace officer false identification and driving after revocation, pleaded guilty, four days in jail with four days credit for time served - per each count concurrent; displaying or representing another persons' identification as own, uninsured vehicle and possession of marijuana in vehicle, dismissed.

Maurice D. Jackson, 55, 125 N. First Ave. W., Duluth, disorderly conduct, dismissed.

Richard Jackson, 58, 1907 Rice Lake Road, Duluth, disorderly conduct, imposition stayed one year with conditions.

Ryan K. Johnsen, 22, 9 Alice St., Proctor, harassment - violation of restraining order, pleaded guilty, adjudication withheld on one-year probation with conditions including $300 court costs.

Lorissa L. Johnson, 23, 316 W. Fourth St., Duluth, disorderly conduct, failed to appear, warrant ordered.

Darryl C. Johnson, 30, 1000 Lakeshore Drive, Moose Lake, trespassing, pleaded guilty, three days in jail with three days credit.

Kyle R. Johnson, 20, 2101 E. Fifth St., Duluth, social host violation and underage consumption, pleaded guilty, fined $150 per each count concurrent.

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William L. Johnson, 40, Mound, Minn., use of wireless communications device - compose, read or send electronic message in motion or traffic, imposition stayed with conditions including $100 prosecution costs.

Arne G. Jokinen, 20, 20 N. Eighth St., Cloquet, no dance license, no fire inspection and no police supervision, court trial Oct. 16.

Leah M. Kirschbaum, 28, 4247 Timberridge Lane, Apt. D., Hermantown, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, pleaded guilty, fined $1,000 and 60 days in jail, time stayed one year with conditions including if defendant completes Victim Impact Panel and DWI Class, fine will be reduced by $500; driving while under the influence of alcohol, dismissed.

Ian R. Kvale, 20, 4406 Gilliat St., Duluth, theft, imposition stayed with conditions including First Offender Program.

Jaime Landfried, 32, 12 Ivy Drive, Duluth, theft, pleaded guilty, fined $150 or 10 days in jail.

Meagan L. Lantz, 21, 1315 W. First St., Duluth, theft, pleaded guilty, fined $350.

Jodi M. Lavoie, 25, 5404 Road 46, Aurora, fleeing a peace officer by a means other than a motor vehicle, pleaded guilty, 30 days in jail with 30 days credit for time served.

Darrell D. Lloyd, 26, 101 N. 30th Ave. W., Duluth, possession of a controlled substance and receiving stolen property, $10,000 bail, pretrial Nov. 23, jury trial Dec. 1.

Kenneth J. Looney, 28, 1408 N. 13th St., Superior, driving after revocation, warrant quashed, arraignment Oct. 20.

Diane L. Maeberry, 47, 1802 E. Second St., Apt. H6, Duluth, theft, imposition stayed one year with conditions.

Christopher L. Mahlum, 28, 3959 N. Burnette Road, Cloquet, domestic assault and disorderly conduct, pleaded guilty, imposition stayed on one-year probation with conditions including $100 prosecution costs and Domestic Abuse Intervention Project - per each count concurrent.

James R. Marchetti, 55, 4963 Pike Lake Road, Duluth, driving while under the influence of alcohol, pleaded guilty, fined $1,000 and 90 days in jail, time stayed on one-year probation with conditions including Victim Impact Panel; test refusal, dismissed.

Suzyn K. Martin, 59, 5272 Hermantown Road, Hermantown, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, pleaded guilty, fined $1,000 and 60 days in jail, time stayed on one-year probation with conditions including if defendant completes Victim Impact Panel, fine will be reduced by $500; driving while under the influence of alcohol and obstructing legal process, dismissed.

James L. McGraw, 42, 6100 Highway 7, Culver, driving after cancellation, pleaded guilty, fined $300 or 30 days in jail.

Neil P. McPhail, 66, 3165 Maple Drive, Cloquet, collision with unattended vehicle, imposition stayed one year with condition of no same or similar offense.

Tabitha M. McVay, 20, 620 N. Sixth Ave. E., Apt. 2, Duluth, underage consumption, failed to appear, warrant ordered.

Jody A. Miller, 29, 1785 County Road 61, Carlton, damage to property, pleaded guilty, fined $300 and 30 days in jail, time and $150 stayed one year.

Tina M. Morrison, 29, 1531 E. First St., Apt. 2, Duluth, domestic assault, adjudication withheld one year with conditions including $200 prosecution costs.

Markita L. Moss, 20, 823 Upham Road, Apt. A, Duluth, obstructing legal process, pleaded not guilty, $2,000 bail bond, pretrial Nov. 30, jury trial Dec. 8.

Amy M. Motley, 20, White Bear Lake, Minn., underage consumption, pleaded guilty, fined $115.

Dane R. Mullen, 23, 825 N. 41st Ave. W., Duluth, fugitive, extradition waived.

Elizabeth P. Nardini, 21, St. Michael, Minn., use of wireless communications device - compose, read or send electronic message in motion or traffic, imposition stayed one year with conditions including $100 prosecution costs.

Richard A. Nielsen, 24, 1627 E. Third St., Apt. 1, Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, pleaded guilty, fined $1,000 and 60 days in jail, time stayed one year with conditions including Victim Impact Panel; driving while under the influence of alcohol, dismissed.

Kyle D. Niemi, 23, Thompson, Minn., theft, imposition stayed with condition of no same or similar offense.

Bechorah B. Oltman, 20, 1031 E. Fifth St., Duluth, underage consumption, pleaded guilty, fined $100.

Jenny B. Perrault, 28, 3927 Grand Ave., Apt. 1, Duluth, driving after suspension, warrant quashed, $100 court costs.

Jayme M. Pfeiffer, 23, 102 W. Anoka St., Duluth, collision with unattended vehicle, imposition stayed with conditions including $200 prosecution costs.

Sheri A. Pfuhl, 20, 9428 Grand Ave., Lot 19, Duluth, domestic assault, pleaded not guilty, $2,500 bail bond, plea hearing Oct. 1.

Jessica K. Plencner, 21, 1506 E. Fourth St., Duluth, theft, pleaded guilty, referred to Diversion Program.

Belva H.R. Polonia, 29, 1201 W. Third St., Apt. 4, Duluth, driving after suspension, dismissed.

Robert W. Prestidge, 57, 6656 W. Arrowhead Road, Cloquet, driver involved in accident to property failed to stop, imposition stayed one year with condition of no same or similar offense.

Edward L. Ramm II, 53, 4082 Haines Road, Duluth, offensive conduct ordinance, pleaded guilty, fined $200; disorderly conduct, pleaded guilty, fined $200 or 30 days in jail - concurrent to first count.

Mario C. Ray, 26, 908 E. Sixth St., Apt. 1, Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, pleaded guilty, fined $1,000 and 60 days in jail, time stayed one year with conditions including Victim Impact Panel; driving while under the influence of alcohol, dismissed.

Myron L. Rhodes, 44, 322 N. 23rd Ave. W., Apt. 2, Duluth, driving after suspension, imposition stayed one year with condition of no same or similar offense.

Tyrone N. St. Germaine, 21, 125 N. Second Ave. E., Duluth, driving after revocation, dismissed.

Eugene D. Sandberg Jr., 48, 2408 W. Second St., Apt. 1, Duluth, driving after cancellation, amended to no driver's license in possession, 53 days in jail with 53 days credit for time served; giving peace officer false identification, pleaded guilty, 53 days in jail with 53 days credit for time served.

Nicholas A. Schlafer, 28, 214 Fourth St. N., Carlton, carrying weapon without a permit, failed to appear, warrant ordered.

Timothy P. Scott, 39, 8390 E. Bayfield Road, Poplar, first count of driving while impaired, fined $1,000 and 60 days in jail, time stayed one year with conditions including if defendant completes Victim Impact Panel, fine will be reduced by $500; driving while under the influence of alcohol and second count of driving while impaired, dismissed.

Chelsey A.M. Shykes, 21, 324 N. 59th Ave. W., Duluth, underage consumption and social host violation, pleaded guilty, fined $150 per each count concurrent.

Andrea L. Simmons, 24, 729 E. Fifth St., Apt. 2, Duluth, driving while impaired, pleaded guilty, fined $1,000 and 60 days in jail with one day credit, time stayed on one-year probation with conditions including if defendant completes Victim Impact Panel, fine will be reduced by $500; driving while under the influence of alcohol, dismissed.

Joanne R. Smith, 36, 2111 W. Fourth St., Duluth, driving after revocation and collector plates - cancelled/stolen/revoked plates, warrant quashed, arraignment Sept. 29.

Kristina A. Stefanski, 26, 3101 Vernon St., Apt. 3, Duluth, sale of a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance, non-cash bond posted, contested omnibus hearing Jan. 8.

Eric F. Stokes, 19, 1402 W. Morgan St., Duluth, giving peace officer false name, pleaded guilty, fined $100; giving peace officer false identification, dismissed.

Nichole L. Swanson, 21, 1318 18th St., Apt. 203, Cloquet, two counts of theft ordinance, pleaded guilty, fined $100 per each count concurrent.

James D. Turner, 18, 610 N. 59th Ave. W., Duluth, disorderly conduct, pleaded guilty, fined $200; possession of firearms/rifles outdoors, dismissed.

Raymond A.R. Urrutia, 25, 105 W. First St., Apt. 207, Duluth, disorderly conduct, warrant quashed, pleaded guilty, credit two days in jail.

Robert J. Wagner, 33, 1631 E. Third St., Duluth, no dance license, no fire inspection and no police supervision, pleaded not guilty, court trial Oct. 16.

Rachel B. Wenz, 21, 1506 E. Fourth St., Duluth, theft, pleaded guilty, referred to Diversion Program.

Aug. 28

Libby J. Archer, 20, 105 W. First St., Apt. 215, Duluth, disorderly conduct, fined $100.

Kevin J. Deutsch, 51, 1523 E. Fifth St., Duluth, licensee liable for unauthorized sale, imposition stayed one year with conditions including $200 prosecution costs.

Christopher D. Drift, 25, 611 E. Sixth St., Apt. 1, Duluth, receiving stolen property, warrant quashed, $5,000 bail bond, omnibus hearing Sept. 23; theft, warrant quashed, pleaded not guilty, released on own recognizance, pretrial Sept. 29.

Jennifer A. Dufault, 26, 607 E. Sixth St., Apt. B, Duluth, theft, fined $100.

Kathi J. Forseth, 47, 5728 Industrial Road, Duluth, test refusal, driving while under the influence and driving after revocation, $5,000 bail bond, plea hearing Sept. 28.

David A. Guite, 32, 1802 E. Second St., Apt. 203, Duluth, controlled substance violation - selling marijuana, dismissed.

Ricky W. Hall Jr., 34, 2714 W. Second St., Apt. 1, Duluth, assault and domestic assault, $20,000 bail, plea hearing Oct. 2.

Ferris D. Hungerford, 34, 608 Eighth Ave., Two Harbors, second count of operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, pleaded guilty, 48 months in prison, time stayed on six years probation with conditions including completing DWI court and 160 hours of community service work; first count of operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, pleaded guilty, fined $3,000 and one year in jail with six days credit, time and $2,000 stayed on four years probation with conditions; driving while under the influence, pleaded guilty, 36 months in prison, time stayed on four years probation with conditions including $50 fine, 30 days in jail with nine days credit for time served, to complete DWI Program and to pay $3,000 DWI Court fee; driving while under the influence of alcohol, two counts of driving after cancellation - inimical danger to public safety, test refusal, open bottle/passenger and open bottle/driver, dismissed.

Karen L. Kendrick, 46, Minnetonka, Minn., driving while under the influence of alcohol, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, possession/sale of small amount of marijuana and driving 84 mph in a 55 mph zone, pleaded not guilty, pretrial Nov. 2, jury trial Nov. 17.

Brian E. Lahti, 26, 2707½ W. Second St., Apt. 1, Duluth, domestic assault by strangulation and domestic assault, non-cash bond posted, plea hearing Oct. 19.

Raymond E. Larocque, 21, 5757 Highway 1, Finland, reckless driving, pleaded guilty, 30 days in jail with two days credit for time served; open bottle violation dismissed.

Taurie N. Olson, 23, 620 N. 57th Ave. W., Duluth, trespassing, imposition stayed.

Antonio M. O'Neil, 24, 1017 London Road, Apt. 102, Duluth, driving without a valid license, imposition stayed with conditions including $75 prosecution costs.

Keith A. Robinson, 22, 1623 E. Fifth St., Duluth, domestic assault, pleaded not guilty, $5,000 bail bond, pretrial Dec. 7, jury trial Dec. 16.

The News Tribune publishes Matters of Record as part of its obligation to inform readers about the business of public institutions and to serve as a keeper of the local historical record. All items are taken from public documents at the courthouse in Duluth. The arraignments and dispositions of all criminal cases in which the potential punishment exceeds $100 and/or 10 days in jail are listed. Most defendants also are ordered to pay court and/or surcharge fees. It is the News Tribune's policy that this column contains a complete record; requests for items to be withheld will not be granted.

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