Courts

MARTIN COUNTY

DISTRICT COURT

Speeding — Marshall R. Hill, 47, of North Sioux City, S.D.; Jamie M. Hugoson, 40, of Fairmont; William D. Christensen, 53, of Sioux Falls, S.D.; each fined $125.

Failure of owner to be responsible for sanitation — Laurie A. Boucher, 48, of Fairmont; fined $25.

Failure to drive with due care — Karen L. Conaty, 57, of Grand Rapids, Mich.; fined $125.

No insurance-owner violation — Damien Hernandez, 20, of Mound; fined $285.

Sarah A. Arndt, 27, of Forest Lake received a statutory stay of adjudication on a charge of fifth-degree controlled substance possession-not small amount of marijuana; fined $285, sentenced to jail 22 days, credit for time served 22 days, two years supervised probation, no alcohol/controlled substance use, no alcohol/controlled substance possession, random testing at the request of agent or a licensed peace officer, complete chemical assessment, follow recommendations of evaluation, individual counseling as directed, no new arrests, no new violations of the law, follow all state and federal criminal laws, report to agent as directed, advise agent prior to changing employment and/or residence, cooperate and be truthful with agent in all matters, notify agent if arrested and/or issued a summons, obtain permission from agent before leaving the state, don’t ship/transport/possess/receive firearms or ammunition if prohibited by law. Additional charge of possession of drug paraphernalia was dismissed.

Kalene A. Stafford, 28, of Fairmont received a statutory stay of adjudication on a charge of fifth-degree controlled substance possession-not small amount of marijuana; fined $585, sentenced to jail eight days, credit for time served eight days, two years supervised probation, no alcohol/controlled substance use, no alcohol/controlled substance possession, random testing at the request of agent or a licensed peace officer, remain law-abiding, follow recommendations of evaluation, no new violations of the law, attend two self-support meetings per week and provide verification, follow all state and federal criminal laws, report to agent as directed, advise agent prior to changing employment and/or residence, cooperate and be truthful with agent in all matters, notify agent if arrested and/or issued a summons, obtain permission from agent before leaving the state, don’t ship/transport/possess/ receive firearms or ammunition if prohibited by law. Additional charge of possession of small amount of marijuana-no remuneration was dismissed.

Nathan R. Asmus, 34, of Blue Earth was convicted of domestic assault-subsequent violation; fined $585, sentenced to jail 365 days, stayed 333 days for two years, credit for time served 32 days, two years supervised probation, no alcohol/controlled substance use, no alcohol/controlled substance possession, random testing at the request of agent or a licensed peace officer, domestic abuse evaluation, follow recommendations of evaluation, remain law-abiding, provide list of prescribed medications to probation officer, sign all releases of information, no contact with victim(s), Domestic No Contact (DANCO), follow all state and federal criminal laws, report to agent as directed, advise agent prior to changing employment and/or residence, cooperate and be truthful with agent in all matters, notify agent if arrested and/or issued a summons, obtain permission from agent before leaving the state, don’t ship/transport/possess/ receive firearms or ammunition if prohibited by law. Additional charge of domestic abuse-violate No Contact Order within 10 years of previous conviction was dismissed.

Mario A. Ramirez-Trujillo, 33, of Eagle Grove, Iowa, was convicted of driving without a valid drivers license or vehicle class/type; fined $177, sentenced to jail 30 days, stayed 28 days for one year, credit for time served two days, one year unsupervised probation, no same or similar. Additional charges of speeding, and vehicle window restrictions-tint too dark, were both dismissed.

Robin L. Adkins, 60, of Estherville, Iowa, had a charge of issue dishonored check-offense continued for dismissal; six months unsupervised monitoring without conviction, pay restitution to merchant directly, no same or similar.

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