Drunk Driving

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DWI Patrols Stepped Up For New Year’s

The State Patrol is encouraging people with New Year’s plans to make plans now for a ride home. Troopers are stepping up enforcement over the holiday weekend, to keep drunk drivers off the roads.

12/30/2011

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CDC: Men, Binge Drinkers Responsible For Most DWIs

Men and binge drinkers are the most likely to drive drunk, according to a nationwide survey from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

10/07/2011

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Wis. Man Accused Of Drinking 30 Beers Before Crash

A Fox Lake man accused of drinking at least 30 beers before causing a crash that injured five people has been bound over for trial.

09/02/2011

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Plea In Wis. Crash That Killed 3 Minn. Students

An Iraq veteran pleaded no contest this week to charges that he drove drunk down a Wisconsin interstate and slammed into a disabled vehicle, killing three University of Minnesota students.

08/19/2011

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Court Rules In Wis. Drunken Driving Case

A divided Wisconsin Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the sixth drunken driving conviction of man who no one actually saw driving a vehicle or even sitting behind the wheel.

07/19/2011

John Peterson pleaded guilty to criminal vehicular homicide on March 15, 2011. (credit: Hennepin County)

Man Who Killed ‘U’ Student In Accident To Be Sentenced

The man who pleaded guilty to hitting and killing a former U of M student will be sentenced on Monday.

05/09/2011

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2-Year-Old Girl Struck By Suspected Drunk Driver

St. Paul Police arrested a 52-year-old man, who is suspected of driving drunk and hitting a 2-year-old girl with his car on Sunday.

04/11/2011

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Alleged Drunk Man Flees Police, Smashes Windows With Hammer

A Mendota Heights man is charged with terroristic threats, disarming a police officer, assault of an officer, criminal damage to property and driving while impaired.

02/03/2011

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Man Accused Of Driving Drunk While Snowmobiling

Deputies in Stearns County made an unusual drunk driving arrest Wednesday.

02/02/2011

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