Palmer man pleads guilty, gets 20 years
SIOUX CITY - A Palmer man was sentenced to federal prison after pleading guilty to drug charges.
Ronald Walstrom, 56, received 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to drug charges last July.
Walstrom pleaded guilty to one count of conspiring to distribute methamphetamine and one count of possessing with intent to deliver methamphetamine.
He admitted that from January 2007 to April 2011 he and others conspired to distribute at least 50 grams of meth.
Walstrom will be held in the custody of U.S. marshals until he is able to be transported to a federal prison.
Violation of parole - Norman Greenfield, 24, 1710 Fourth Ave. S., sent to Parole Board.
Violation of probation - Dustin Andrews, 24, Otho, preliminary hearing set for April 13.
Possession of meth - Dustin Andrews, 24, Otho, preliminary hearing set for April 13.
Possession of drug paraphernalia - Dustin Andrews, 24, Otho, continued 180 days.
Public intoxication - Robert Wede, 33, 918 N. 16th St., $195; David Entin, 22, 1021 First Ave. N., $195.
Registration violation - Amanda Bates, 29, Manson, $100.50.
No insurance - Amanda Bates, 29, Manson, $566.25; Steve A. Cabrera, 24, Barnum, trial set for April 25; Jeannie L. Hilpipre, 30, Blairsburg, case dismissed, fined $60 in court costs.
Failure to stop in clear distance - Joseph Eisen, 19, 105 N. 13th St., $195.
Speeding - Brett Chrzan, 18, 825 Dakota St., $168.