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Lake County Justice Court news for Sept. 9, 2010

Judge Chuck Wall dealt with the following cases from Aug. 27-Sept. 2: Jeffrey Wilheim , 25, pleaded guilty failing to carry proof of or exhibit/insurance in vehicle, third or subsequent offense. Wilheim was found guilty and charged $35 in court costs and fined $500 plus 180 days in jail with 175 suspended. Kendra Schiele , 24, pleaded guilty to failure to carry proof of or exhibit/insurance in vehicle, first offense. Schiele was found guilty and fined $150 plus $35 in court costs. Evan Brown , 76, pleaded guilty to improper passing in a no-passing zone. Brown was found guilty, fined $50 plus $35 in court costs. Brown also pleaded guilty to operating without liability insuranc...


Lake County District Court news for Sept. 9, 2010

Judge C. B. McNeil dealt with the following cases on Wednesday, Sept 1: Cody James Stringer , 23, Helena, was sentenced to three years in the Department of Corrections, with all suspended, to run concurrent with Lewis and Clark County sentencing for a previously suspended sentence for theft, a felony. ...


Polson City Court news for Sept. 2, 2010

The following cases were handled by Judge A. Doug Olson from July 10 - Aug. 21: Faith L. Ask , 33, pleaded guilty to an amended offense of driving without a valid driver’s license. She was fined $150 and charged $135 in court costs. Paula Joy Tempero , 37, was fined $100, charged $85 in court c...


Lake County Justice Court news for Sept. 2, 2010

Justice of the Peace, Judge Chuck Wall dealt with the following cases from Aug. 20-26: Andrew T. George , 42, pleaded guilty to driving a vehicle while privilege to do so has been suspended or revoked. He was fined $250, charged $35 for court costs and sentenced to 180 days in jail with 178 days suspende...


Ronan City Court news for Sept. 2, 2010

Judge Justin L. Bartels dealt with the following cases from Aug. 3 to Aug. 26: Debra Ann Woodward , 42, pleaded not guilty to driving under the influence of alcohol, first offense. The charge was amended to reckless driving and Woodward was found guilty, fined $250 plus $35 court costs and sentenced to 1...


Lake County District Court news for Sept. 2, 2010

Judge C.B. McNeil handled the following cases on Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2010: John E. Steele , 18, of Pablo, pleaded not guilty to the charge of criminal possession of dangerous drugs, a felony. Steele remains in custody after being arrested Aug. 13, 2010 for violating conditions of bond. An omnibus hearing...


St. Ignatius City Court news for Aug. 19, 2010

Judge Sharon Richardson handled the following cases July 1 - July 30: Mark Weston , 21, fined $75 for speeding at 60 mph in a 45 mph zone.  Stacy Belcour t, 42, fined $100 for traveling 60 mph in a 45 mph zone. Joseph Ailport , 30, fined $75 for speeding at 60 mph in a 40 mph zone. Glenn...


Lake County District Court news for Aug. 19, 2010

The following cases were heard on Aug. 11, 2010, by Judge C.B. McNeil:   Ethan Lyn Maughan , Ronan, received a deferred sentence of one year for theft, a felony, and for obscuring the identity of a machine, a misdemeanor. The sentence, which means Maughan must remain out of trouble for one year i...


Lake County District Court news for Aug. 12, 2010

The following cases were handled by Judge C.B. McNeil on Aug. 4, 2010: Valerie Plant , 41, of Pablo, pleaded not guilty on Aug. 4, 2010, to driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.  An omnibus hearing is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2010. The charges stem from a June 1 incident in...


Lake County District Court news for Aug. 5, 2010

Judge Deborah Kim Christopher handled the following cases on July 29. Carlos Hernandez , 19, Pablo, changed his original plea of not guilty and pleaded guilty to felonies burglary and criminal mischief. A trial date will be set later.  According to court records, the charges stem from a May 8 ear...


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