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September 16, 2016
Motorists and riders should exercise extreme caution along scenic river routes. … ​ST. PAUL — Motorists are urged to use extra caution this weekend along the Mississippi and St. Croix …

September 15, 2016
​ST. PAUL – One bad choice to drink and drive is one too many when the result can be loss of license, loss of freedom or loss of life. Troopers, sheriff deputies and police made 1,351 …

September 1, 2016
ST. PAUL – Attitudes toward drunk driving are changing for the better among Minnesotans as fewer DWIs and drunk driving-related deaths are occurring across the state. The new 2015 …

August 18, 2016
​ST. PAUL – Drunk driving kills. Drunk driving seriously injures. Drunk driving is preventable, and law enforcement statewide will be focusing on keeping Minnesotans safe as they …

July 28, 2016
​ST. PAUL – When Miguel Sano hits a home run, the crowd goes wild and fans celebrate his accomplishment. When an officer takes a drunk driver off the road, it’s also an accomplishment …

July 25, 2016
​ST. PAUL – Minnesota has now reached 200 road fatalities in 2016, a sad reminder that motorists need to remember what is the most important task when behind the wheel. …

June 30, 2016
​ST. PAUL – Texting while driving, reaching for something that dropped on the floor, or adjusting GPS or other electronics. These types of distractions played a role in the 21-percent …

June 15, 2016
​ST. PAUL – While most Minnesotans understand that seat belts and child restraints save lives, thousands of drivers were cited not buckling up during the Click It or Ticket extra …

May 19, 2016
​ST. PAUL – A Le Sueur County Deputy, a mother of two from Montrose and two teenagers from Buffalo and Red Wing all come from different walks of life, yet they all have one thing in …

April 28, 2016
​ST. PAUL – Imagining bright futures and making lasting memories came to an unexpected end for the family and friends of 100 people since Jan. 1 in Minnesota. That’s how many people …