Courts

MARTIN COUNTY

DISTRICT COURT

Speeding – Gregory R. Kutcher, 59, of North Mankato; fined $120.

Juan G. Deniz, 55, of Apple Valley; Shelly M. Hotzler, 41, of Jackson; each fined $140.

Failure to wear seat belt while in a motor vehicle – Cody J. Vanasse, 23, of Fairmont; Wesley B. Burmeister, 23, of Welcome; Ernest A. Abelson, 70, of Fairmont; Nikki J. Lamack, 52, of Fairmont; each fined $105.

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Darren A. Dollen, 21, of Fairmont was convicted of careless driving; fined $355, sentenced to jail 30 days, stayed 30 days for one year, one year unsupervised probation.

Paul K. Henning, 29, of Fairmont was convicted of driving under the influence of alcohol; fined $980, sentenced to jail 365 days, stayed 335 days for two years, two years supervised probation, serve with home detention/electronic monitoring, sign probation agreement, no alcohol/controlled substance use, random testing, no misdemeanor violations, complete chemical assessment, follow recommendations of evaluation, attend MADD impact panel. Additional charge of driving while impaired-alcohol concentration 0.08 within two hours was dismissed.

Owen E. Garlinghouse, 29, of Welcome was convicted of second-degree driving under the influence of alcohol; fined $100, sentenced to jail 365 days, stayed 275 days for two years, credit for time served 30 days, two years supervised probation, sentence to service 80 hours for indeterminate, serve with home detention/electronic monitoring, sign probation agreement, no alcohol/controlled substance use, random testing, no misdemeanor violations, attend Alcoholics Anonymous, sign all releases of information, attend MADD impact panel. Additional charge of refuse to submit to chemical test was dismissed.

Wendy E. Anders, 20, of Fairmont received a stay of imposition pursuant to Minnesota statutes on a felony charge of fifth-degree controlled substance possession-not small amount of marijuana-subsequent conviction; sentenced to jail 90 days, 10 years supervised probation, sign probation agreement, no alcohol/controlled substance use, random testing, no misdemeanor violations, complete treatment, supply DNA sample, attend three support groups weekly and follow their recommendations. Additional charges of possession of small amount of marijuana-no remuneration, and possession of drug paraphernalia were both dismissed.