Courts

FARIBAULT COUNTY

DISTRICT COURT

Speeding — Scott W. Joers, 51, of East Troy, Wis.; fined $125.

Child passenger restraint system not fastened for child under eight years old and 57 inches tall — Lupe D. Gersdorf-Koons, 46, of Winnebago; fined $135.

Driving after revocation — Laura M. Brown, 35, of St. James; Dylan J. Miller, 38, of Wells; each fined $285.

Hans J. Paschke Burtt, 32, of Fort Dodge, Iowa was convicted of open bottle law violation-drinking and consumption; fined $185. Additional charge of carry or possess a pistol without permit in a public place was dismissed.

Manuel Gauna, 26, of Blue Earth received an amended court decision on a charge of second-degree driving while impaired-two or more aggravating factors; fined $865, sentenced to jail 365 days, stayed 335 days for two years, credit for time served five days, may serve balance of sentence on electronic home monitoring at defendant’s expense and set up by 5/31/19, two years supervised probation, sentence to service two days for 60 days, complete chemical dependency assessment and follow recommendations, complete mental health evaluation within 180 days of sentencing, complete the Faribault County Drive with Care program, no mood-altering chemicals, random testing, obtain permission from agent before leaving the state, 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 releases of information as directed, don’t use or possess firearms, ammunition or explosives if prohibited by law. Additional charges of third-degree driving while impaired-one aggravating factor, and fourth-degree driving while impaired, were both dismissed.

Dustin D. Sell, 38, of Fairmont was convicted of third-degree driving while impaired-one aggravating factor; fined $865, sentenced to jail 365 days, stayed 362 days for two years, credit for time served three days, two years supervised probation, complete chemical assessment and follow recommendations, attend MADD impact panel, no alcohol/controlled substance use with the exception of prescribed medications, random testing, 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 releases of information as directed, don’t use or possess firearms, ammunition or explosives if prohibited by law. Additional charge of operate motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol was dismissed.

MARTIN COUNTY

DISTRICT COURT

Speeding — Tina M. Wold, 57, of Stillacoome, Wash.; fined $135.

Stephon E. Johnson, 19, of Inver Grove Heights; fined $145.

Failure to wear seat belt while in a motor vehicle — Chase R. Crawford, 36, of Sherburn; Katie L. Helmers, 33, of Sherburn; each fined $110.

Expired registration — Anthony J. Meyer, 35, of Swea City, Iowa; fined $115.

Window tint violation-less than 50 percent light transmittance — Noah J. Sandmeyer, 19, of St. James; fined $135.

Fenisha M. Clark, 27, of Onalaska, Wis., was convicted of no Minnesota drivers license; fined $185. Also convicted of no Minnesota registration; fined $100.

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