Courts

MARTIN COUNTY

DISTRICT COURT

Speeding — Amanda K. Boyd, 39, of Chenoa, Ill.; Mark C. Gustinis, 47, of Seattle, Wash.; each fined $125.

Corey L. Riniker, 37, of West Salem, Wis.; fined $145.

Derek R. Fast, 34, of Butterfield; fined $225.

Failure to drive with due care — Matthew C. Booker, 26, of Hermitage, Pa.; fined $125.

Dog at large — Brett A. Ludwig, 46, of Welcome; fined $135.

Failure to stop for traffic control signal — Jessica A. Larson, 40, of Fairmont; fined $135.

Driving without a valid drivers license or vehicle class/type — Tomas Batz Picornio, 22, of Fairmont; fined $185.

Fish and game violation-take fish without angling license — Christopher J. Baer, 19, of Fairmont; fined $185.

William F. Bishop-Martinez, 28, of Fairmont was convicted of fourth-degree damage to property-intentional damage-other circumstances; fined $465, restitution $365, sentenced to jail 54 days, credit for time served 54 days. Additional charge of driving after revocation was dismissed.

Michelle M. Cline, 40, of Fairmont was convicted on a felony charge of check forgery-make or alter a check; fined $660, commit to Commissioner of Corrections 17 months, stayed for five years, sentenced to jail 90 days, serve as work release if eligible, serve in 30 day increments, five years supervised probation, sentence to service five days for indeterminate, pay restitution before fines, fees and surcharges, no alcohol/controlled substance use, random testing, no contact with victim(s), don’t enter bars or liquor stores, write letter of apology, obtain employment, maintain employment, obtain permission from agent before leaving the state, follow all conditions set forth in the probation agreement, take medications in the prescribed dosage and frequency, supply DNA sample, follow all state and federal criminal laws, contact probation agent within 72 hours if you’ve been charged with a new crime; are in contact with law enforcement; if you change address, employment, or telephone number, cooperate with search of your person, residence, vehicle, workplace, property, etc. by your probation officer, sign all releases of information as directed, give DNA sample when directed, don’t use/possess firearms, ammunition, or explosives, don’t register to vote until discharged from probation and civil rights are fully restored. Additional felony charge of check forgery-possess with intent to defraud, was dismissed.

Larry A. Drayfahl III, 32 of Fairmont received a stay of adjudication on a felony charge of fifth-degree controlled substance possession-not small amount of marijuana; fined $100, sentenced to jail 30 days, credit for time served 10 days, serve as work release if eligible, serve with home detention/electronic monitoring if eligible, five years supervised probation, sentence to service 10 days for indeterminate, complete a diagnostic mental health assessment and follow all recommendations of care and aftercare, follow all recommendations of chemical dependency assessment, no alcohol/controlled substance use, no alcohol/controlled substance possession, random testing, obtain permission from agent before leaving the state, follow all conditions set forth in the probation agreement, follow all state and federal criminal laws, contact probation agent within 72 hours if you’ve been charged with a new crime; are in contact with law enforcement; if you change address, employment, or telephone number, cooperate with search of your person, residence, vehicle, workplace, property, etc. by your probation officer, sign all releases of information as directed, don’t use/possess firearms, ammunition, or explosives, don’t register to vote until discharged from probation and civil rights are fully restored. Additional charges of driving after revocation and possession of drug paraphernalia, were both dismissed.

Kristi K. Knutson, 52, of Magnolia was convicted of speeding; fined $125. Also convicted of front and rear license plates required; fined $30.

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