The following non-confidential traffic and criminal cases from 8/01 to 8/08/13 were compiled from reports released from the Houston County Court Administrator's office.



Caledonia Police Dept.

Elizabeth Melinda Dokken, 56, Spring Grove; 08/02/13, Speeding 74/55; Fees $135.

Kiah Elizabeth Halvorson, 19, Lanesboro; 07/27/13, Liquor consumption by person under 21; Fees $175.



Hokah Police Dept.

Jonathan Russell Loomis, 26, Benson; 02/10/13, 3rd degree burglary; Fees $75, Restitution $500, Restitution $1442.70, Jail 94 days (credit for time served: 94 days), Commit to Commissioner of Corrections-St. Cloud for 15 months (15 months stayed for 5 years), Supervised probation for 5 years, Sign probation agreement, Remain law abiding, No same or similar, Random testing, No alcohol/controlled substance use, No possession of alcohol or drugs, Submit to random searches, Write letter of apology, Do not enter bars or liquor stores, No contact with persons associated with illegal drugs, Complete chemical assessment, Follow recommendations of evaluation, Psychological evaluation/ treatment, Cognitive skill training, Supply DNA sample, Obtain and maintain employment, No contact with victim(s).

Jonathan Russell Loomis, 27, Kasson; 03/05/13, 3rd degree burglary; Fees $75, Restitution $985.41 and is joint and several with co-defendant, Commit to Commissioner of Corrections-St. Cloud for 18 months, concurrent with other case (18 months stayed for 5 years), Supervised probation for 5 years, Sign probation agreement, Remain law abiding, No same or similar, Random testing, No alcohol/controlled substance use, No possession of alcohol or drugs, Submit to random searches, Write letter of apology, Do not enter bars or liquor stores, No contact with persons associated with illegal drugs, Complete chemical assessment, Follow recommendations of evaluation, Psychological evaluation/ treatment, Cognitive skill training, Supply DNA sample, Obtain and maintain employment, No contact with victim(s).



Houston County Sheriff Dept.

Josalyn Marie Brainard, 27, Caledonia; 07/02/13, Speeding 77/55; Fees $215.

Sherrie Lou Brainard, 50, Eitzen; 07/02/13, Speeding 77/55; Fees $215.

Stephen Nathaniel Brown, 25, La Crosse, WI; 03/09/13, Ineligible person in possession of firearm; Fees $75, Commit to Commissioner of Corrections-St Cloud for 60 months.

Sarah Ann Dawley, 26, Dorchester, IA; 07/04/013, Speeding 75/55; Fees $215.

Ray Lewis Dunkle, 31, Confluence, PA; 06/13/13, Speeding 54/40; Fees $125.

Luke Matthew Johnson, 18, La Crescent; 07/25/13, Liquor consumption by persons under 21; Fees $175.

Tessa Kathryn Ladsten, 18, La Crescent, 07/25/13, Liquor consumption by persons under 21; Fees $175.

Phillip Aaron Larson, 34, Houston; 05/09/13, 3rd Degree DWI; Fees $3,605 ($2,500 stayed for 2 years), Jail 365 days (335 days stayed for 2 years), Supervised probation for 2 years, Remain law abiding, Complete alcohol assessment and follow all recommendations, Follow recommendations of evaluation and of alcohol assessment, No alcohol related offenses, No offenses involving the operation of a motor vehicle without valid driving privileges.

Karen Kay Oldenburg, 59, La Crescent; 07/13/13, Speeding; Fees $135.

Tyler Aaron Olson, 17, Spring Grove; 07/13/13, Speeding 75/55; Fees $215.

Chase Timothy Rothering, 22, Houston; 07/11/13, Operation of ATV prohibited on roads and rights of way; Fees $125.

Chase Timothy Rothering, 22, Houston; 07/11/13, Driving after driver's license suspension; Fees $200.

Arnold Roy Skogebo, 69, Rochester; 07/28/13, Speeding 71/55; Fees $135.



La Crescent Police Dept.

Ryan James Geiwitz, 40, Houston; 07/19/13, Speeding 50/40; Fees $115.

Morgan Marie Gilles, 24, La Crescent; 06/01/13, 3rd degree DWI; Fees $2,105 (1,000 stayed for 2 years), Jail for 180 days (177 days stayed for 2 years), Supervised probation for 2 years, Remain law abiding, No alcohol related offenses or offenses involving the operation of a motor vehicle without valid driving privileges, Complete alcohol assessment and follow all recommendations.



MN Dept of Natural Resources

Terry Lee Anderson, 72, La Crosse, WI; 05/20/13, Driver and passengers must where seat belts; Fees $100.

Siretta Gail Calvert, 58, Caledonia; 06/25/13, Driver and passengers must use seat belts; Fees $100.

Dustin Robert Gavin, 26, Caledonia, 06/28/13, Driver and passengers must use seat belts; Fees $100.

Julie Renee Ingram, 43, La Crescent; 07/21/13, Driver and passengers must use seat belts; Fees $100.

Danielle Marie Kragness, 34, La Crescent; 06/07/13, Driver and passengers must use seat belts; Fees $100.

Alex Robert Langen, 23, Houston; 06/21/13, Driver and passengers must use seat belts; Fees $100.

Dylan Anthony Owens, 18, La Crescent; 07/31/13, No driver's license in possession or fail to display upon request; Fees $95.

Dylan Anthony Owens, 18, La Crescent; 07/31/13, Driver and passengers must use seat belts; Fees $25.

Katherine Lynn Thesing, 31, La Crescent; 06/27/13, Speeding 65/55; Fees $115.

Andrew Jerome Traff, 43, Brownsville; 07/01/13, Driver and passengers must use seat belts; Fees $100.

Bradley John Von Arx, 39, Hokah; 06/28/13, Driver and passengers must use seat belts; Fees $100.

Nicholas Donald Weber, 30, La Crescent; 05/30/13, Operation of unregistered vehicle/without plates displayed on public street/highway, Fees $175.

John Daniel Witt, 26, Caledonia; 06/28/13, Driver and passengers must use seat belts; Fees $100.



Spring Grove Police Dept.

Mackenzie Lynn Tahtinen, 22, Spring Grove; 03/29/13, Child neglect or endangerment; Fees $1,575 ($1,500 stayed for 2 years), Jail for 365 days (360 days stayed for 2 years, credit for time served: 5 days), Supervised probation for 2 years, Sign probation agreement, No alcohol/ controlled substance use, No possession of alcohol or drugs, Random testing, Do not enter bars or liquor stores, No contact with persons associated with illegal drugs, Cognitive skills training, Sign all release of information, Obtain and maintain employment, Follow recommendation of evaluation, chemical assessment and psych evaluation, Work with human services and follow recommendations, Obtain GED by end of May 2014, Comply with counseling of Hiawatha Valley, Community work service 40 hours for indeterminate.

Heather Ray Vilardo, 40, Decorah, IA; 07/11/13, Speeding 58/45; Fees $125.