The following The following non-confidential traffic and criminal cases from 01/23 to 01/30/14 were compiled from reports released from the Houston County Court Administrator's office.



Caledonia Police Dept.

Scott Anthony Betz, 51, Caledonia; 12/28/13, DWI; Fees $1,400 ($700 stay 2 years), Jail 90 days (90 days stay 2 years), Supervised probation 2 years, Remain law abiding, No alcohol related offenses, Sign all releases of information.

Shane Michael Sheehan, 18, Caledonia; 1/11/14, Liquor possession by person under 21; Fees $175.

Shane Michael Sheehan, 18, Caledonia; 1/11/14, Open bottle possession; Fees $100.

Walter Brendan Stapleton, 38, Caledonia; 11/17/13, Possess/sale small amount of marijuana; Fees $125.



Houston County Sheriff Dept.

Mason Seth Ashbacher, 38, Caledonia; Liquor consumption by person under 21; Fees $175.

Anthony Joseph Bates II, 21, Bloomington; 12/03/13, Failure to display current vehicle registration; Fees $105.

Anthony Joseph Bates II, 21, Bloomington; 12/03/13, Speeding 70/55; Fees $60.

Lisa Christine Bornholdt, 43, Spring Grove; 12/26/13, Speeding 75/55; Fees $215.

Kyle Andrew Christensen, 23, Holman, WI; 12/01/13, Possession of drug paraphernalia; Fes $125.

Kyle Andrew Christensen, 23, Holman, WI; 12/01/13, Possession of open bottle; Fees $100.

Lucas David Delao, 18, Onalaska, WI; 12/03/13, Driving without valid driver license or vehicle class type; Fees $175.

Markos Lee Diderrich, 24, La Crosse, WI; 12/28/13, Open bottle possession; Fees $175.

Allison Hunter Eddy, 26, Fort Lauderdale, FL; 11/29/13, Driving after driver license suspension; Fees $275.

Allison Hunter Eddy, 26, Fort Lauderdale, FL; 11/29/13, Speeding 75/55; Fees $140.

Joshua Jeremiah Hornberg, 28, Houston; 11/25/13, Speeding 65/55; Fees $115.

Jason Michael Knipe, 38, La Crosse, WI; 11/19/13, DWI; Fees $1,500 ($600 stay 2 years), Jail 90 days (87 days stay 2 years), Unsupervised probation 2 years, Remain law abiding, No alcohol related offenses or driving without a valid driver license.

Chase Colton Krenzke, 18, Houston; 12/23/13, Liquor consumption by person under 21; Fees $175.

Joseph William Kreutzer, 29, Brownsville; 12/24/13, DWI; Fees $1,400 ($700 stay 2 years), Jail 90 days (90 days stay 2 years), Supervised probation 2 years, Remain law abiding, No alcohol related offenses or driving without a valid driver license, Complete chemical assessment and follow all recomendations.

Wade Alan Lorenz, 27, La Crosse, WI; 12/28/13, Open bottle possession; Fees $175.

Craig Anthony Nelson, 27, Hokah; 01/01/14, DWI; Fees $1,400 ($700 stay 2 years), Jail 90 days (90 days stay 2 years), Supervised probation 2 years, Remain law abiding, No alcohol related offenses or driving without a valid driver license, Complete chemical assessment and follow all recomendations.

Jennifer Ann Sheldon, 45, Houston; 11/25/13, Driver and passengers must uses seat belts; Fees $100.

Katherine Smith, 28, La Crosse, WI; 11/26/13, Speeding 64/40; Fees $215.

Jason Robert Stetzer, 31, Holmen, WI; 12/13/13, Driving after driver license suspension; Fees $275.

Jason Robert Stetzer, 31, Holmen, WI; 12/13/13, Uninsured vehicle-driver violation; Fees $200.

Sheree Fanciouse Williams, 34, Trempealeau, WI; 12/22/13, DWI; Fees $1,500 ($600 stay 2 years), Jail 90 days (90 days stay 2 years), Unsupervised probation 2 years, Remain law abiding, No alcohol related offenses or driving without a valid driver license

Joseph Matthew Michael Woods, 27, Caledonia; 1/28/13, Disorderly conduct; Fees $375 ($100 stay 1 year); Jail 30 days (30 days stay 1 year), Unsupervised probation 1 year, No same or similar, Remain law abiding.



La Crescent Police Dept.

Christopher Ryan Botcher, 35, Houston; 12/27/13, Speeding 51/40; Fees $125.

Nicholas Joseph Brown, 35, La Crescent; 10/31/13, DWI; Fees $1,400 ($700 stay 2 years), Jail 90 days (90 days stay 2 years), Supervised probation 2 years, Remain law abiding, No alcohol violations or driving license violations, Complete chemical assessment and follow all recommendations of assessment and evaluation, Sign all releases of information.

Kathleen Ann Collins, 53, La Crescent; 12/07/13, Failure to stop at stop sign; Fees $125.

Angela Rose Gerstenberger, 42, Hazleton, IA; 12/29/13, Speeding 50/40; Fees $115.

Darnell Hamilton, 52, La Crosse; 07/08/12, Criminal Vehicular Operation-leaving the scene of an accident; Fees $3,075 ($3,000 stay 2 years), Jail 365 days (320 days stay 2 years, Credit for time served: 23 days), Supervised probation 2 years, Sign and follow all instructions of probation agreement, Comply with transfer to and supervision in WI, Remain law abiding, Random testing, No alcohol/controlled substance use, No possession of alcohol or drugs, Do not enter bars or liquor stores, Write letter of apology, No assault or threatening behavior, No contact with victim(s)-directly or indirectly, Restitution reserved for 30 days and barred if no claims received, Sentence to service 50 hours indeterminate.

Darnell Hamilton, 52, La Crosse; 07/08/12, 4th degree damage to property (Stay of imposition pursuant to M.S. 609.135), Supervised probation 1 year.

Kyle Paul Trocinski, 25, La Crescent; 12/15/13, DWI; Fees $1,400 ($700 stay 2 years), Jail 90 days (90 days stay 2 years), Supervised probation 2 years, Remain law abiding, No alcohol violations or driving license violations, Complete chemical assessment and follow all recommendations.



Minnesota Highway Patrol

Richard David Burns, 63, La Crescent; 12/05/13, Driver and passengers must use seat belts; Fees $100.

Amber Rose Czechowicz, 32, Caledonia; 12/15/13, Speed greater than reasonable; Fees $115.

Jessica Marie Durack, 25, Hokah; 12/18/13, Instruction permit violations; Fees $125.

Jessica Marie Durack, 25, Hokah; 12/18/13, Driver must carry proof of insurance; Fees $200.

Bonnie Jean Hulsing, 63, Peterson, 12/171/13, Speeding 65/55; Fees $115.

David Michael Merchlewitz, 47, Rushford; 11/29/13, Driver and passengers must use seat belts; Fees $100.

Charles Joseph Shire, 43, Onalaska, WI; 12/27/13, Driver and passengers must use seat belts; Fees $100.



Rochester Police Dept.

Brielle Lyniece Thomas, 17, Rochester; 10/09/13, 5th degree assault (Adjudicated delinquent-Juvenile disposition imposed), Unsupervised probation 6 months, Write letter of apology to the victim - Apache Mall Rochester, No alcohol/controlled substance use, No possession of alcohol or drugs, Abide by curfew, Attend school regularly and cooperate with the education plan that is in place, Complete booking, No assault or threatening behavior, No use or possession of firearms or dangerous weapons, Cooperate with mental health or chemical health professionals and work with social workers in Houston County.



Spring Grove Police Dept.

Jose Alejandra Garcia Fuentes, 34, Spring Grove; 12/17/13, Winter snow parking violation; Fees $32.

Jose Alejandra Garcia Fuentes, 34, Spring Grove; 01/03/14, Driving after driver license revocation; Fees $525 ($150 stay 1 year), Jail 30 days (30 days stay 1 year), Unsupervised probation 1 year, No same or similar.

Amanda Kay Hahn, 18, Spring Grove; 10/24/13, Tobacco prohibited in public school; Fees $125.

Mary Elizabeth Osborne, 44, Spring Grove; 10/29/13, Disorderly conduct; Fees $375 ($100 stay 1 year), Jail 10 days (10 days stay 1 year), Supervised probation 1 year, Domestic abuse evaluation, Follow all recommendations of evaluation.

were compiled from reports released from the Houston County Court Administrator's office.



Caledonia Police Dept.

Scott Anthony Betz, 51, Caledonia; 12/28/13, DWI; Fees $1,400 ($700 stay 2 years), Jail 90 days (90 days stay 2 years), Supervised probation 2 years, Remain law abiding, No alcohol related offenses, Sign all releases of information.

Shane Michael Sheehan, 18, Caledonia; 1/11/14, Liquor possession by person under 21; Fees $175.

Shane Michael Sheehan, 18, Caledonia; 1/11/14, Open bottle possession; Fees $100.

Walter Brendan Stapleton, 38, Caledonia; 11/17/13, Possess/sale small amount of marijuana; Fees $125.



Houston County Sheriff Dept.

Mason Seth Ashbacher, 38, Caledonia; Liquor consumption by person under 21; Fees $175.

Anthony Joseph Bates II, 21, Bloomington; 12/03/13, Failure to display current vehicle registration; Fees $105.

Anthony Joseph Bates II, 21, Bloomington; 12/03/13, Speeding 70/55; Fees $60.

Lisa Christine Bornholdt, 43, Spring Grove; 12/26/13, Speeding 75/55; Fees $215.

Kyle Andrew Christensen, 23, Holman, WI; 12/01/13, Possession of drug paraphernalia; Fes $125.

Kyle Andrew Christensen, 23, Holman, WI; 12/01/13, Possession of open bottle; Fees $100.

Lucas David Delao, 18, Onalaska, WI; 12/03/13, Driving without valid driver license or vehicle class type; Fees $175.

Markos Lee Diderrich, 24, La Crosse, WI; 12/28/13, Open bottle possession; Fees $175.

Allison Hunter Eddy, 26, Fort Lauderdale, FL; 11/29/13, Driving after driver license suspension; Fees $275.

Allison Hunter Eddy, 26, Fort Lauderdale, FL; 11/29/13, Speeding 75/55; Fees $140.

Joshua Jeremiah Hornberg, 28, Houston; 11/25/13, Speeding 65/55; Fees $115.

Jason Michael Knipe, 38, La Crosse, WI; 11/19/13, DWI; Fees $1,500 ($600 stay 2 years), Jail 90 days (87 days stay 2 years), Unsupervised probation 2 years, Remain law abiding, No alcohol related offenses or driving without a valid driver license.

Chase Colton Krenzke, 18, Houston; 12/23/13, Liquor consumption by person under 21; Fees $175.

Joseph William Kreutzer, 29, Brownsville; 12/24/13, DWI; Fees $1,400 ($700 stay 2 years), Jail 90 days (90 days stay 2 years), Supervised probation 2 years, Remain law abiding, No alcohol related offenses or driving without a valid driver license, Complete chemical assessment and follow all recomendations.

Wade Alan Lorenz, 27, La Crosse, WI; 12/28/13, Open bottle possession; Fees $175.

Craig Anthony Nelson, 27, Hokah; 01/01/14, DWI; Fees $1,400 ($700 stay 2 years), Jail 90 days (90 days stay 2 years), Supervised probation 2 years, Remain law abiding, No alcohol related offenses or driving without a valid driver license, Complete chemical assessment and follow all recomendations.

Jennifer Ann Sheldon, 45, Houston; 11/25/13, Driver and passengers must uses seat belts; Fees $100.

Katherine Smith, 28, La Crosse, WI; 11/26/13, Speeding 64/40; Fees $215.

Jason Robert Stetzer, 31, Holmen, WI; 12/13/13, Driving after driver license suspension; Fees $275.

Jason Robert Stetzer, 31, Holmen, WI; 12/13/13, Uninsured vehicle-driver violation; Fees $200.

Sheree Fanciouse Williams, 34, Trempealeau, WI; 12/22/13, DWI; Fees $1,500 ($600 stay 2 years), Jail 90 days (90 days stay 2 years), Unsupervised probation 2 years, Remain law abiding, No alcohol related offenses or driving without a valid driver license

Joseph Matthew Michael Woods, 27, Caledonia; 1/28/13, Disorderly conduct; Fees $375 ($100 stay 1 year); Jail 30 days (30 days stay 1 year), Unsupervised probation 1 year, No same or similar, Remain law abiding.



La Crescent Police Dept.

Christopher Ryan Botcher, 35, Houston; 12/27/13, Speeding 51/40; Fees $125.

Nicholas Joseph Brown, 35, La Crescent; 10/31/13, DWI; Fees $1,400 ($700 stay 2 years), Jail 90 days (90 days stay 2 years), Supervised probation 2 years, Remain law abiding, No alcohol violations or driving license violations, Complete chemical assessment and follow all recommendations of assessment and evaluation, Sign all releases of information.

Kathleen Ann Collins, 53, La Crescent; 12/07/13, Failure to stop at stop sign; Fees $125.

Angela Rose Gerstenberger, 42, Hazleton, IA; 12/29/13, Speeding 50/40; Fees $115.

Darnell Hamilton, 52, La Crosse; 07/08/12, Criminal Vehicular Operation-leaving the scene of an accident; Fees $3,075 ($3,000 stay 2 years), Jail 365 days (320 days stay 2 years, Credit for time served: 23 days), Supervised probation 2 years, Sign and follow all instructions of probation agreement, Comply with transfer to and supervision in WI, Remain law abiding, Random testing, No alcohol/controlled substance use, No possession of alcohol or drugs, Do not enter bars or liquor stores, Write letter of apology, No assault or threatening behavior, No contact with victim(s)-directly or indirectly, Restitution reserved for 30 days and barred if no claims received, Sentence to service 50 hours indeterminate.

Darnell Hamilton, 52, La Crosse; 07/08/12, 4th degree damage to property (Stay of imposition pursuant to M.S. 609.135), Supervised probation 1 year.

Kyle Paul Trocinski, 25, La Crescent; 12/15/13, DWI; Fees $1,400 ($700 stay 2 years), Jail 90 days (90 days stay 2 years), Supervised probation 2 years, Remain law abiding, No alcohol violations or driving license violations, Complete chemical assessment and follow all recommendations.



Minnesota Highway Patrol

Richard David Burns, 63, La Crescent; 12/05/13, Driver and passengers must use seat belts; Fees $100.

Amber Rose Czechowicz, 32, Caledonia; 12/15/13, Speed greater than reasonable; Fees $115.

Jessica Marie Durack, 25, Hokah; 12/18/13, Instruction permit violations; Fees $125.

Jessica Marie Durack, 25, Hokah; 12/18/13, Driver must carry proof of insurance; Fees $200.

Bonnie Jean Hulsing, 63, Peterson, 12/171/13, Speeding 65/55; Fees $115.

David Michael Merchlewitz, 47, Rushford; 11/29/13, Driver and passengers must use seat belts; Fees $100.

Charles Joseph Shire, 43, Onalaska, WI; 12/27/13, Driver and passengers must use seat belts; Fees $100.



Rochester Police Dept.

Brielle Lyniece Thomas, 17, Rochester; 10/09/13, 5th degree assault (Adjudicated delinquent-Juvenile disposition imposed), Unsupervised probation 6 months, Write letter of apology to the victim - Apache Mall Rochester, No alcohol/controlled substance use, No possession of alcohol or drugs, Abide by curfew, Attend school regularly and cooperate with the education plan that is in place, Complete booking, No assault or threatening behavior, No use or possession of firearms or dangerous weapons, Cooperate with mental health or chemical health professionals and work with social workers in Houston County.



Spring Grove Police Dept.

Jose Alejandra Garcia Fuentes, 34, Spring Grove; 12/17/13, Winter snow parking violation; Fees $32.

Jose Alejandra Garcia Fuentes, 34, Spring Grove; 01/03/14, Driving after driver license revocation; Fees $525 ($150 stay 1 year), Jail 30 days (30 days stay 1 year), Unsupervised probation 1 year, No same or similar.

Amanda Kay Hahn, 18, Spring Grove; 10/24/13, Tobacco prohibited in public school; Fees $125.

Mary Elizabeth Osborne, 44, Spring Grove; 10/29/13, Disorderly conduct; Fees $375 ($100 stay 1 year), Jail 10 days (10 days stay 1 year), Supervised probation 1 year, Domestic abuse evaluation, Follow all recommendations of evaluation.