The following non-confidential traffic and criminal cases from 12/06 to 12/13/12 were compiled from reports released from the Houston County Court Administrator's office.



Caledonia Police Dept.

Heidi June Bartsch, 32, Caledonia; 08/05/12 Theft-Take/Use/Transferable moveable prop- No Consent; Fees $150; Unsupervised probation for 1 year; Remain law abiding in all respects and have no further violations while on probation; and No same or similar.

Andrew David Bauer, 21, Caledonia; 11/24/12 Speeding 40/30; Fees $115.

Andrew David Bauer, 21, Caledonia; 11/24/12 Vehicle registration required; Fees $30.

Andrew David Bauer, 21, Caledonia; 11/24/12 Speeding 40/30; Fees $40.

Richard Michael Bauer, 28, Caledonia; 10/17/12 Disorderly conduct-Brawling or fighting; Fees $575 ($300 stayed); Local confinement for 60 days (stayed for 1 year); Supervised probation for 1 year; No same or similar; Domestic abuse evaluation, complete a domestic violence inventory; Sign all release of information for any counseling that is currently in place; and Domestic no contact, any contact provisions covered by the DANCO remains in place unless the defendant's wife wants the DANCO dismissed.

Kallie Diane Johnson, 19, Harmony; 11/04/12 Liquor consumption by person under 21; Fees $ 175.

Jean Frances Kurk, 75, Eitzen; 11/15/12 Speeding 55/45; Fees $115.

Anne Michelle Mawk, 23, Caledonia; 05/08/12 Assault by strangulation (continued without adjudication); Fees $75; Local confinement 109 days; Supervised probation for 3 years; Sign probation agreement, abide by MN DOC case plan as directed by supervising agent; Remain law abiding, Random testing, No alcohol/controlled substance use; No possession of alcohol or drugs; Do not enter bars or liquor stores; No contact with persons associated with illegal drugs; Complete chemical assessment; Follow recommendations of evaluation; No assault or aggressive/ threatening behavior; Psychological evaluation/ treatment; Write letter of apology; Cognitive skill training; Submit to random searches; Domestic abuse evaluation; Obtain employment and maintain employment to the best of his abilities; and comply with order in CHPS case with regard to use.

Anne Michelle Mawk, 23, Caledonia; 05/08/12 Domestic assault- Intentionally inflects/ attempts to inflect bodily harm; No sentence pronounced.



Hokah Police Dept.

Thomas Richard Hale Venable, 19, Hokah; 11/08/12 Possession of drug paraphernalia; Fees $125.



Houston Co.Sheriff Dept.

Anthony Benedict Arbanas, 19, La Crosse, WI; 12/01/12 Liquor possession under 21; Fees $175.

Mark Alan Badgley, 52, Brownsville; 08/11/12 Assault-commits act with intent to cause fear of immediate bodily harm or death; Fees $1,075 $900 stayed for 1 year); No same or similar; Engage in family counseling; Sign all release of information, for DOC and court; Local confinement for 90 days (88 days stayed for 1 year; credit for time served 2 days); Supervised probation for 1 year.

David Milton Duffy, 55, Plainview; 05/27/12 Fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle; Fees $705; supervised probation for 3 years; Follow all instructions of the probation; Abide by a MN DOC case plan as directed by the by the supervising agent and abide by reasonable directives of the supervising agent; remain law abiding; Random testing; No alcohol/controlled substance use unless prescribed; No possession of alcohol or drugs unless prescribed; Do not enter bars or liquor stores; Submit to random searches; Sign all releases of information; Maintain employment to the best of your ability; Attend AA on a schedule set by supervising agent; and complete 80 hours for community work for indeterminate.

Gerhard Michael Heier, 51, Spring Grove; 11/14/12 Speeding 74/55; Fees $135.

Desiree Lee Kurtz, 19, Houston; 11/24/12 Liquor consumption by person under 21; Fees $175.

Patrick James Liethen, 46, Oronoco, MN; 11/04/12 Speeding 64/40; Fees $215.

Rachael Dawn Makepeace, 34, Lynd, MN; 11/21/12 Speeding 64/40; Fees $145.

Dale Duane Meyer, 76, Caledonia; 11/14/12 Speeding 64/40; Fees $150; Unsupervised probation for 1 year; Remain law abiding; and no same or similar.

Eric John Middendorf, 27, Mabel; 11/14/12 Speeding 40/30; Fees $115.

Katelyn Mae Reinsvold, 20, La Crosse, WI; 11/02/12 Speeding 75/55; Fees $215.

Brian James Rykhus, 47, Houston; 10/10/12 2nd degree DWI-Operate motor vehicle-Alcohol concentration 0.08 within 2 hours; Fees $3,105 ($2,700 stayed for 2 years); Local confinement for 365 days (275 days stayed for 2 years; Credit for time served 22 days); Supervised probation for 2 years; Sign probation agreement and abide by reasonable directives of supervising agent; report to the DOC office immediately following the hearing; Remain law abiding; No alcohol related traffic offenses or offenses involving the operation of a motor vehicle without valid driving privileges; Random testing; No alcohol/controlled substance use, unless prescribed and then taken only as prescribed; No possession of alcohol or drugs, unless prescribed and then taken only as prescribes; Do not enter bars or liquor stores; No contact with persons associated with illegal drugs; Submit to random searches; Complete chemical assessment or chemical dependency evaluation and follow all recommendations; Sign all releases of information to the supervising agent for all requests; cognitive skill training; Psychological evaluation/ treatment and follow recommendations if directed by the supervising agent; and local confinement for 30 days.

Paul Michael Servais, 27, Holmen, WI; 11/04/12 Speeding 60/40; Fees $215.

Joel Steven Viner, 16, Onalaska, WI; 11/04/12 Speeding 67/40; fees $275.

Matthew Cody Woods, 18, La Crescent; 11/13/12 Possess/ sale of a small amount of Marijuana-no remuneration; Fees $125.

Matthew Cody Woods, 18, La Crescent; 11/13/12 Possession of drug paraphernalia-use or possession; Fees $50.

Chue Yee Xiong, 24, La Crosse, WI; 11/06/12 Speeding 71/55; Fees $135.



La Crescent Police Dept.

Kiel Duran Bauer, 29, La Crescent; 11/20/12 Speeding 40/30; Fees $115.

Nathan Michael Hupp, 19, Holmen, WI; 09/04/12 Drugs-5th degree-Possess schedule 1,2,3,4-Not small amount marijuana (statutory stay of adjudication); Local confinement for 15 days (credit for time served 3 days); Supervised probation for 5 years; Remain law abiding; Sign probation agreement; Follow all instructions of probation and abide by any and all rules and reasonable directives of the supervising agent in Minnesota and Wisconsin; Defendant to follow through with the interstate compact so his case can be successfully transferred to Wisconsin; Cognitive skill training; Obtain employment and maintain employment to the best of his abilities; Complete chemical assessment and follow recommendations; Submit to random searches; Random testing; No alcohol/controlled substance use, except those prescribed by a physician and then only in the amounts and dosages prescribed; No possession of alcohol or drugs; Do not enter bars or liquor stores; No contact with persons associated with illegal drugs; Sign all releases of information.

James Roy Walters, 70, La Crescent; 11/03/12 Disorderly conduct; Fees $575; local confinement for 30 days (stayed for 1 year); Remain law abiding; No same or similar; No assault or aggressive behavior toward the victim in this matter; follow through with the updated domestic violence Inventory and follow through with any recommendations of Dr. Green's with regard to medications and any other doctors with regard to medications; and court will sign a harassment restraining order as agreed to by the defendant as soon as petition is filed.

Tyler E. William Weber, 22, Caledonia; 11/16/12 Speeding 65/55; Fees $115.



MN Dept. Natural Resources

Thomas William Cook, 50, Decorah, IA; 12/01/12 Illegal length walleye; Fees $125.

Johann Vang, 32, St. Paul; 11/03/12 Transportation of a loaded firearm; Fees $175.



Minnesota Highway Patrol

Mark Thomas Augedahl, 38, Caledonia; Improper load securement; Fees $375.

Eric Miles Bakken, 51, Brownsville; 10/27/12 Uninsured vehicle; Fees $150; No same or similar; and Unsupervised probation for 1 year.

Daniel Joseph Dodson, 30, Houston; 11/01/12 Seatbelt required-Driver and passenger must use; Fees $100.

Scott David Kistner, 57, Minnetonka, MN 11/14/12 Driving after driver's license revocation (stay of adjudication); Fees $100.

Scott David Kistner, 57, Minnetonka, MN 11/14/12 Driving without a valid license or vehicle class/type - Multiple license prohibited (stay of adjudication); Fees $100.

Scott David Kistner, 57, Minnetonka, MN 11/14/12 Speeding 68/55; Fees $125.

Gail Lynn McCormick, 49, Caledonia; 11/20/12 Speeding 65/55; Fees $115.

Jason Thomas Monahan, 40, Houston; 11/01/12 Seatbelt required-Driver and passenger must use; Fees $100.

Alex Donald Rud, 19, Trempealeau, MN; 11/15/12 Seatbelt required-Driver and passenger must use; Fees $100.

Joshua Harvey Withington, 34, Spring Grove; 11/02/12 Seatbelt required-Driver and passenger must use; Fees $100.