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Matters of Record (March 1-22)

March 1 Stuart W. Benvie, 52, 215 Second Ave., Two Harbors, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, pleaded guilty, fined $2,000 and 180 days in jail with 23 days credit, time and $1,000 stayed on two years probation wi...

March 1

Stuart W. Benvie, 52, 215 Second Ave., Two Harbors, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, pleaded guilty, fined $2,000 and 180 days in jail with 23 days credit, time and $1,000 stayed on two years probation with conditions including Victim Impact Panel and 30 days electronic monitoring with 23 days credit; driving while under the influence of alcohol and driving after revocation, dismissed.

Alicia M. Goggleye, 19, 320 W. Second St., Duluth, giving peace officer false name, pleaded guilty, fined $50 and 180 days in jail with 19 days credit, time stayed two years with condition of no same or similar offense.

Tara L. Herrick, 20, 7954 Highway 29, Meadowlands, giving peace officer false name, pleaded guilty, fined $500 and 90 days in jail with two days credit, time stayed one year with condition of no same or similar offense.

Richard C. Morris, 22, 113 N. 22nd Ave. W., Duluth, interfering with emergency call and domestic assault, $3,000 bail bond, contested omnibus hearing April 30.

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March 2

Jean M. Anderson, 25, 620 N. Sixth Ave. E., Apt. 1, Duluth, giving peace officer false identification, hearing March 5.

Timothy M. Bolen, 36, 1066 87th Ave. W., Duluth, first count of domestic assault, pleaded guilty, fined $100 and 90 days in jail with six days credit for time served, time stayed on one-year probation with conditions including Domestic Abuse Intervention Program; second count of domestic assault and damage to property, dismissed.

Justin J. Knetsch, 26, 4426 Woodland Ave., Duluth, disorderly conduct, pleaded guilty, fined $100 and 90 days in jail, time stayed on one-year probation with conditions including 50 hours of community service work and $25,000 restitution; assault, dismissed.

Mark D. Loushin, 26, 238 E. Locust St., Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, pleaded guilty, fined $2,000 and one year in jail, time and $1,000 stayed on two years probation with conditions including 30 days electronic monitoring; driving while under the influence of alcohol, dismissed.

Bryan J. Peterson, 31, 6617 West Gate Blvd., Apt. A, Duluth, domestic abuse - violation of order for protection, dismissed.

Lee D. Robinson, 25, 3151 Vernon St., Duluth, giving peace officer false identification and obstructing legal process, pleaded not guilty, pretrial April 15.

Johnny M. Thompson, 34, 2001 W. Superior St., Apt. 250, Duluth, theft ordinance, pleaded guilty, fined $100, $50 stayed.

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March 3

Thomas J. Drift, 40, 219 E. Sixth St., Apt. 1, Duluth, second count of domestic assault, pleaded guilty, fined $50 and 90 days in jail or Northeast Regional Correction Center, time stayed on one-year probation with conditions including Domestic Abuse Intervention Program and counseling; first count of domestic assault, dismissed.

Daniel J. Kinnear, 21, 6083 Lakewood Road, Duluth, financial transaction card fraud, pleaded not guilty, pretrial April 26, jury trial May 11.

Joshua B. Standley, 25, 6130 Pizarro St., Duluth, domestic assault by strangulation and domestic assault, pleaded not guilty, $7,500 bail bond, pretrial April 26, jury trial May 11.

Kristina A. Stefanski, 27, 612 E. Sixth St., upstairs apt., Duluth, sale of a controlled substance, pleaded guilty, imposition stayed on eight years probation with conditions including $3,000 fine ($2,950 stayed eight years) and 200 hours of community service work or 25 days Sentence to Serve Program; possession of a controlled substance, dismissed.

March 4

Bryant T. Edmondson, 27, 222 N. Second Ave. E., Apt. 502, Duluth, theft, pleaded guilty, fined $150.

Brandon G. Merrill, 21, 1610 Susquehanna Ave., Superior, two counts of driving after suspension, pleaded not guilty, pretrial April 1.

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Jamel A. Reed, 24, 716 E. First St., Duluth, assault, warrant quashed, pretrial March 30.

Joshua L. Smith, 18, 12 Magnolia Drive, Duluth, disorderly conduct, pleaded guilty, fined $500.

Hubert J. Urrutia, 35, 2317 W. Fourth St., Duluth, theft, pleaded guilty, fined $400 and 40 days in jail, time and $200 stayed on one-year probation with condition of no same or similar offense.

March 5

Jamie M. Hage aka Jamie M. Ruzic, 28, 2505 Prospect Ave., Cloquet, driving while under the influence of alcohol, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content and driving after revocation, dismissed.

March 8

Nathaniel F. Baker, 23, 1512 N. Basswood Ave., Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, pleaded guilty, fined $2,000 and 180 days in jail with two days credit, time and $1,000 stayed on two years probation with conditions including Victim Impact Panel; driving while under the influence of alcohol and driving after suspension, dismissed.

Paige N. Bennett, 18, 527 E. Eighth St., Duluth, two counts of theft, warrant quashed, pretrial March 31; burglary, receiving stolen property and tampering with a motor vehicle, $5,000 bail, omnibus hearing March 31.

William E. Donovan, 46, 19 Third St., Cass Lake, escape from custody, pleaded guilty, fined $50 and one year in jail with 113 days credit, time stayed on one-year probation with condition of no same or similar offense.

Patrick S. Duncan, 42, 4844 Hermantown Road, Hermantown, driving after cancellation - inimical danger to public safety and operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, pleaded guilty, fined $1,000 and 90 days in jail with two days credit, time stayed on one-year probation with conditions including Victim Impact Panel - per each count concurrent; damage to property, pleaded guilty, fined $500 and 50 days in jail with two days credit, time stayed on one-year probation with conditions - consecutive to first two counts; driving while under the influence of alcohol and uninsured vehicle, dismissed.

Matthew S. Gulan, 21, 1631 Dodge Ave., Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, pleaded guilty, fined $2,000 and 180 days in jail with three days credit, time and $1,000 stayed on two years probation with conditions including Victim Impact Panel; driving while under the influence of alcohol and collision with unattended vehicle, dismissed.

Thu Kim, 38, 710 Third St., Proctor, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, pleaded guilty, fined $2,000 and 180 days in jail, time and $1,000 stayed on two years probation with conditions including 48 hours in jail with seven hours credit, Victim Impact Panel and 30 days electronic monitoring; driving while under the influence of alcohol, dismissed.

Mary B. Sellner, 21, 810 E. Third St., Duluth, theft, pretrial June 14, jury trial June 29.

March 9

Eugene R. Hawpetoss, 25, 224½ E. Sixth St., Duluth, escape from custody, pleaded guilty, fined $50 and 26 months in prison with 132 days credit for time served.

Dawn L. Linder, 46, 1818 Piedmont Ave., Duluth, possession of a controlled substance, pleaded guilty, adjudication withheld on two years probation with conditions including five days in jail with five days credit for time served, $50 fine and 40 hours of community service work; test refusal, amended to driving while impaired, pleaded guilty, fined $2,000 and 180 days in jail or Northeast Regional Correction Center with five days credit for time served, time and $1,000 stayed on two years probation with conditions including 30 days electronic monitoring with five days credit or 200 hours of community service work or 30 days Sentence to Serve Program with five days credit - concurrent to first count; driving while under the influence and possession of marijuana in vehicle, dismissed.

Sharon L. Smith, 28, 1790 Coffey Road, Cloquet, theft, pleaded guilty, fined $300 and 30 days in jail, time stayed on one-year probation with condition of no same or similar offense.

March 10

Andrew J. Aasen, 32, 620 Eighth St., Cloquet, theft, omnibus hearing April 21.

Michael J. Olcott, 19, 1256 W. 93rd Ave. W., Duluth, receiving stolen property, pretrial May 10, jury trial May 25.

Walter O. Solberg, 43, 522 N. Seventh Ave. E., Duluth, sale of a controlled substance, pleaded guilty, fined $250 and 21 months in prison with 60 days credit, time stayed on five years probation with conditions including one year in Northeast Regional Correction Center with 60 days credit and 90 days Sentence to Serve Program.

March 11

Danny R. Dillard Jr., 29, 718 E. Fifth St., downstairs apt., Duluth, theft by swindle, court trial April 23.

Jody E. Rosenberg, 47, 315 N. Second Ave. W., Apt. 9, Duluth, harassment - violation of restraining order, imposition stayed one year with condition of no same or similar offense.

March 15

Kelli L. Eslinger-Schuman, 44, 2109 Wyoming Ave., Superior, driving after suspension, pleaded guilty, one year in jail, time stayed on two years probation with condition of no same or similar offense.

March 16

Destiny M. Kasper, 32, 419 N. 58th Ave. W., Duluth, disorderly conduct, pleaded guilty, fined $300; assault, dismissed.

March 17

Erik D. Finstad, 35, Gordon, domestic abuse - violation of order for protection and three counts of harassment - violation of restraining order, no adjudication - same course of conduct - per each count; one count of harassment - violation of restraining order, dismissed.

March 18

Windell P. Brown, 37, 28 N. 25th Ave. W., Duluth, theft ordinance, pleaded guilty, fined $200.

Lindy Elswick, 44, 5038 Woodland Ave., Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, pleaded guilty, fined $1,000 and 60 days in jail with two days credit for time served, time stayed on one-year probation with conditions including Victim Impact Panel.

Bobby G. Franke, 42, Otsego, Minn., driving after suspension, pleaded guilty, adjudication withheld.

Sandra L. Johnson, 46, 5162 Gortin Road, Duluth, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, pleaded guilty, fined $1,000 and 90 days in jail, time stayed on one-year probation with conditions including Victim Impact Panel; driving while under the influence of alcohol, dismissed.

March 22

Heather N. McLevis, 23, 8699 Highway 53, Cotton, domestic assault, fined $50 and 60 days in Northeast Regional Correction Center with three days credit, time stayed on one-year probation with conditions including Domestic Abuse Intervention Program.

Tyler G. Ous, 20, 2500 Audrey Lane, Grand Rapids, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, amended to driving while impaired, pleaded guilty, fined $1,000 and 90 days in jail, time stayed on one-year probation with conditions including Victim Impact Panel; driving while under the influence of alcohol, dismissed.

Edmond R. Twostars, 18, 2712 Norway Drive, Cloquet, theft, warrant quashed, pleaded guilty, 30 days in jail with 20 days credit for time served; damage to property, 30 days in jail with 20 days credit for time served - concurrent to first count; assault, dismissed.

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