The following non-confidential traffic and criminal cases from 02/14 to 02/21/13 were compiled from reports released from the Houston County Court Administrator's office.



Houston County Sheriff Dept.

Arron Robert Heth, 27, La Crescent; 10/05/12, Two counts of Controlled crime in the 5th degree - Possession - Severity level II (Statutory stay of adjudication); Fees $75; Local confinement 30 days (Credit for time served, 4 days); Supervised probation for 5 years; Community work service, 40 hours for 4 months; Remain law abiding; Sign probation agreement; 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; Psychological evaluation/ treatment and follow recommendations of evaluation; Obtain employment and maintain employment or education to the best of his abilities; Cognitive skill training; Submit to random searches; Follow recommendations of evaluation, follow recommendations of chemical dependency assessment.

Jamie Jo Klinski, 24, Caledonia; 01/28/13, Unlawful passing - when lane is not clearly visible and not free of oncoming traffic; Fees $125.

Daniel Allen Knutson, 49, Rochester; 05/05/12, DWI - Operate motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol; Fees $1,100 ($800 stayed for 1 year); Local confinement for 90 days (stayed for 2 years); Supervised probation for 2 years; Remain law abiding; No alcohol violations; No driver's license violations, Complete alcohol assessment; Follow recommendations of evaluations.

Yvonne Faye Krogstad, 71, Spring Grove; 02/19/13, Duty to drive with due care- speed greater than reasonable; Fees $115.

Laura Beth Lachman, 22, Caledonia; 01/09/13, Speeding 71/55; Fees $135.

Krystal Kay Regan, 28, Lansing, IA; 01/15/13, Speeding 73/55; Fees $135.

Richard William Sarser, 58, La Crosse, WI; 01/26/13, Speeding 72/55; Fees $135.

David Allan Studenski, 44, Caledonia; 01/17/13, Speeding 70/55; Fees $135.

Ryan Scott Tangen, 28, Decorah, IA; 01/09/13, Speeding 75/55; Fees $215.



La Crescent Police Dept.

Cody Robert Cates, 19, La Crescent; 02/05/13, Liquor consumption by person under 21; Fees $175.



Minnesota Highway Patrol

Shawn Raymond Buckland, 19, Spring Grove; 02/07/13, Seat belt required - Driver and passenger must use; Fees $100.

Justin Andrew Carpenter, 33, Houston; 01/09/13, Seat belt required - Driver and passenger must use; Fees $100.

Scott Engel, 44, Sargent, MN; 12/15/12, Speeding 71/55; Fees $135.

David Lee Keenan, 37, Peterson; 01/15/13, Seat belt required - Driver and passenger must use; Fees $100.

Craig Michael Loeffler, 22, Caledonia; 12/05/12, Windshield covered with frost or steam to prevent proper vision; Fees $115.

Cassandra Lynn Schleich, 23, Houston; 01/09/13, Seat belt required - Driver and passenger must use; Fees $100.

Morgan Elizabeth VanMinsel, 18, Spring Grove; 02/07/13, Seat belt required - Driver and passenger must use; Fees $100.

Roger Duane Vick, 69, Caledonia; 01/05/13, Speeding 40/30; Fees $115.

Jason Scott Whitmore, 25, Caledonia; 12/30/12 Seat belt required - Driver and passenger must use; Fees $100.