The following non-confidential traffic and criminal cases from 04/17 to 04/24/14 were compiled from reports released from the Houston County Court Administrator's office.



Caledonia Police Dept.

Dennis Joseph Gavin, 57, Caledonia; 03/25/14, Parking/obstructing physically disabled parking space; Fees $275.

Scott Omar Goetzinger, 54, Caledonia; 03/25/14, Seat belts required; Fees $100.

Joseph Lee McCulloch, 22, Rochester; 10/26/13, Trespassing; Fees $1,175 ($900 stay 1 year), Restitution $908.43 to Mr. Meyer-$355 Mr. Rask-$1500 Ms. Van Minsel, Jail 90 days (86 days stay 1 year - Credit for time served: 4 days), Supervised probation 1 year, Remain law abiding, No contact with victim(s), No contact with co-defendant(s), Follow recommendation of evaluation, Comply with CD assessment, No offenses of trespass or damage to property.

Dylan Butch Meyer, 20, Caledonia; 03/16/14, Underage alcohol consumption; Fees $175.



Houston County Sheriff Dept.

Benjamin Alan Balfany, 32, La Crosse, WI; 07/22/12, 5th degree assault; Fees $1,375 ($700 stay 1 year), Jail 90 days (75 days stay for 1 year - Credit for time served: 10 days), Supervised probation 1 year, Remain law abiding, Remain law abiding, No same or similar, Fill out paperwork for transfer to WI with DOC.

Benjamin Alan Balfany, 32, La Crosse, WI; 07/22/12, Domestic assault; Supervised probation 1 year, Domestic abuse evaluation, Domestic violence inventory, Follow no contact orders that are in place.

Benjamin Alan Balfany, 32, La Crosse, WI; 07/27/12, Issue dishonored check; Fees $225, ($50 stay 1 year), Restitution $110, Jail 10 days (10 days stay 1 year), 1 year unsupervised probation.

Stacy Lynn Beardmore, 44, Waukon, IA; 03/20/14, Speeding 71/55; Fees $135.

Emily Ileen Dahlstrom, 03/20/14, Speeding 74/55; Fees $135.

Chelsea Rae Fotheringham, 19, Decorah, IA; 03/02/14, Speeding 74/55; Fees $135.

Katherine M. Frentzel, 36, La Crosse, WI; 02/28/14, Speed greater than reasonable; Fees $115.

Susan Lynn Hoefer, 53, La Crosse, WI; 03/21/14, Speeding 68/50; Fees $135.

Casper Dean Witt, 17, Mabel; 04/17/14, Speeding 65/55; Fees $115.



Houston Police Dept.

Ryan Michael Meacham, 43, Eau Claire, WI; 03/02/14, Driving after revocation; Fees $275.



La Crescent Police Dept.

Nicole Amanda Fruechte, 31, La Crescent; 12/12/13, Neglect or endangerment of a child (Stay of Adjudication); Fees $1,150, Supervised probation 2 years, Sign probation agreement, Random testing, No alcohol/controlled substance use unless prescribed, No possession of alcohol or drugs unless prescribed, Do not eenter bars or liquor stores, No contact with persons associated with illegal drugs, No assault or assaultive or threatening behavior, Complete chemical assessment, Psychological evaluation/ treatment, Cognitive skill training, Abide by human services case plan, Maintain employment.

Rueben Gene Halverson Jr. 43, La Crosse, WI; 09/10/13, Theft; Fees $225 ($50 stay 3 months), Restitution $40.

Stacy Melissa Howard, 32, Hokah; 03/16/14, DWI; Fees $1,400 ($700 stay 2 years), Jail 90 days (90 days stay 2 years), Supervised probation 2 years, Remain law abiding, Follow recommendation of evaluation, follow through with alcohol assessment, No driver license violations, No driving without valid drivers license.

Jordan Alexander Jones, 20, La Crosse, WI; 04/17/14, Underage alcohol consumption; Fees $175.

Jordan Alexander Jones, 20, La Crosse, WI; 04/17/14, Underage liquor possession; Fees $100.

Leroy George Kerska, 04/14/14, Onalaska, WI; Failure to stop at stop sign; Fees $125.

Richard Seanking, 45, Lansing, IA; 03/22/14, Speeding 50/40; Fees $115.

Freddie Lee Sheard, 32, La Crescent; 03/02/14, Driving after suspension; Fees $275.

Shawn Tyler Skogen, 19, La Crosse, WI; 04/17/14, Failure to obey traffic control device; Fees $125.



Minnesota Highway Patrol

Oksana D Andrusyak, 46, La Crosse, WI; 03/30/14, Speeding 65/55; Fees $115.

Mark Thomas Copus, 52, La Crosse, WI; 04/02/14, Uninsured vehicle-owner violation; Fees $200.

Mark Thomas Copus, 52, La Crosse, WI; 04/02/14, Seat belts required; Fees $100.

Lori Jean Ellenz, 54, Caledonia; Seat belts required; Fees $100.

Craig S. Finn, 36, La Crosse, WI; 03/21/14, Seat belts required; Fees $100.

Gary Dean Hanson, 61, La Crescent; 03/29/14 Seat belts required; Fees $100.

Vincent Jack Mailey, 28, La Crosse, WI; 03/16/14, Driving after suspension; Fees $275.

Joseph John Mauss, 36, Caledonia; 03/30/13, 3rd degree DWI; Fees $2,105 ($1,600 stay 2 years), Jail 180 days (90 days stay 2 years), Supervised probation 2 years, Remain law abiding, No alcohol related offenses, Complete alcohol assessment and follow all recommendations.

Jacob Allen Reinhart, 24, Brownsville; 03/21/14, Seat belts required; Fees $100.

Amy Charlotte White, 53, La Crescent; 03/20/14, Driving after revocation; Fees $275.

Todd H. Zielsdorf, 45, La Crescent, 04/12/14, Failure to obey traffic control device; Fees $125.