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Iowan Gets 5 Years In Crash Death Of Minnesota Man

A motorist who hit and killed a Minnesota man on a bicycle in northern Iowa has been given up to five years in prison.

07/18/2012

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Vikings’ Felton Apologizes For DUI Arrest

Minnesota Vikings fullback Jerome Felton apologized on Wednesday after being arrested for DUI last weekend.

06/06/2012

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Man Allegedly Beat 3 Cops While Drunk At Kids’ Concert

A Georgia man whose name recalls a popular 1970s action movie hero was arrested after allegedly assaulting police officers while drunk at a sixth-grade choir concert.

06/04/2012

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2 Wis. Drivers Face Tentative 6th-OWI Charges

Two Wisconsin drivers face tentative charges of sixth-offense drunken driving after separate incidents in Janesville and Milwaukee.

05/28/2012

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Motorcyclist Cited For 4th OWI After Wis. Crash

Rock County authorities say a motorcycle driver who lost control and was injured along with his passenger has been cited for fourth-offense drunken driving.

05/28/2012

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Police: Mother Drunkenly Drove Into Ditch With Kids At Home

A 29-year-old mother was under the influence of alcohol when she drove her van into a ditch early Wednesday afternoon, according to police. Meanwhile, her two young children were home alone – one with her leg wedged between her crib slats.

05/03/2012

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Police: Drunken Driver Flees Cops With Infant Son In His Arms

Minneapolis Police say a 32-year-old man is in jail after fleeing police in a SUV with his infant son in his arms – while intoxicated.

04/27/2012

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Minnesota Man Who Lost Leg Helping Stranger Honored

A St. Louis Park Good Samaritan who lost a leg helping a stranger along the freeway has been honored.

04/12/2012

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At Least 246 Cited For DWI Over St. Paddy’s Day

The Minnesota Department of Public Safety said 246 people were busted for drunken driving as a result of stepped-up patrols during the St. Patrick’s Day weekend.

03/20/2012

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Wis. Court: DWI Laws Apply To Driving On Lakes, Too

A state appeals court says Wisconsin’s drunken driving laws apply on frozen lakes.

03/14/2012

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Woman Arrested For DWI With 2 Unbelted Kids In Car

A Plymouth, Minn. woman was arrested after being caught allegedly driving while intoxicated with two children in the back seat of her vehicle.

03/13/2012

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Senser Attorney Asks For Change Of Venue

A judge ruled Friday morning that Amy Senser is to stand trial on criminal vehicular homicide charges in the hit-and-run death of a 38-year-old man last August.

03/09/2012

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County Attorney: Amy Senser’s Trial Should Proceed

Though her attorneys filed a motion to dismiss the case, the Hennepin County Attorney says Amy Senser’s trial should proceed.

02/17/2012

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Senser Att’y: Cocaine In Victim’s System At Time Of Death

The criminal defense attorney for Amy Senser, who is charged with criminal vehicular homicide in a hit-and-run death last year, intends to file a motion to dismiss the criminal case.

02/03/2012

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MN Officials: Designate Sober Driver For Super Bowl

The Minnesota Department of Public Safety has a message for Minnesota motorists: “Designate a sober driver before the Super Bowl Sunday to avoid the dangers and consequences of a DWI.”

02/03/2012

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