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DPS Releases List Of Top Drunk Driving Counties

Leading up to the Thanksgiving travel period, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety has released a list of the top thirteen counties in the state with the highest combined totals of drunk driving related deaths and injuries.

11/19/2012

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Police: Repeat Drunk Driver Arrested For DUI Near Bar

A 27-year-old man with three prior drunk driving convictions, and no driving privileges, was charged for driving under the influence after leaving an Eagan bar, according to police.

11/05/2012

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Man, 73, Crashes Car Into Church Office In SD

A 73-year-old man has been charged with DUI after authorities say he crashed his car into two parked cars and a church office building while driving drunk.

11/02/2012

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Gophers: Saul Smith Placed On Unpaid Leave After DUI Arrest

The University of Minnesota assistant men’s basketball coach and head coach Tubby Smith’s son, Saul Smith, has been placed on indefinite unpaid administrative leave Sunday after being arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol.

10/21/2012

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Man Arrested For DUI With Child In Vehicle

A 19-year-old man was arrested Saturday for allegedly operating a motor vehicle under the influence with a child in the car.

09/30/2012

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Widow Who Lost Her Love To A Drunk Driver, Marries Again

A summer night four years ago changed a family’s life forever but a Minnesota woman is proving love can be found again, even after an unimaginable loss.

08/13/2012

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DUI Crackdown Dedicated To West Fargo Family

Authorities in the Fargo-Moorhead area are dedicating a DUI crackdown to a family killed in a July wreck. The Forum reports that relatives of the Deutscher family urged an end to drinking and driving Monday and called for stiffer penalties for offenders.

08/13/2012

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Authorities: Bus Driver Drove Drunk While Transporting Children

A Stewartville man has been arrested for allegedly driving a school bus drunk while transporting children to summer school.

08/01/2012

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Worker Charged With Driving Drunk At MSP Airport

A ground worker at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport was arrested for allegedly driving drunk on the tarmac, according to a police report made public Monday.

07/23/2012

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Police: Man Gets DUI In Wis. With 2 Children In Car

A 47-year-old Florida man was arrested Saturday morning in western Wisconsin for driving under the influence while two children were inside the vehicle, according to the Wisconsin State Patrol.

07/21/2012

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Police: Man Arrested For DUI With 3 Children In Tow

A St. Paul man was arrested Wednesday morning for allegedly driving under the influence while three children were in the car, police say.

07/04/2012

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Police: Drunken Boater Swims From Cops For 2 Hours

Police in western Wisconsin pepper sprayed a boater they believe was drunk when he buzzed near swimmers in his boat. Police say the incident happened on Sand Lake near Osceola, Wis. on Saturday.

07/02/2012

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Operation Dry Water: DNR’s Crack Down On Drunken Boating

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officers and other authorities will be out in force this weekend, cracking down on drunken boating.

06/18/2012

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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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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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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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Kanabec County Chief Deputy Resigns After DUI Sentencing

A Kanabec County Chief Deputy who was sentenced in connection with a recent driving under the influence case has resigned from his position, effective immediately.

01/13/2012

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Kanabec County Chief Deputy Sentenced For DUI

A man who’s trained to make arrests for drunken driving is now on the other side of the law, sentenced for his own DUI conviction.

01/10/2012

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Man Arrested For DWI After ‘Sniffing’ Whipped Cream Cans

Police say a 23-year-old St. Cloud man may have been sniffing whipped cream cans before he crashed into a pole Saturday evening.

01/02/2012

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Cass County Official Pleads Guilty To DUI

The administrator of North Dakota’s most populous county has agreed to plead guilty to drunken driving for a Sept. 3 incident in Minnesota’s Otter Tail County.

12/28/2011

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Report: DWI Attorney Arrested For DWI

A Stillwater DWI attorney found himself in jail early Friday morning after being arrested for allegedly drinking and driving, authorities said.

12/09/2011

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Man With 11 DWIs, Arrested For Another

A 53-year-old man was arrested this week for what could be his 12th DWI in eight years.

10/26/2011

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Number Of Minn. Alcohol-Related Deaths Down In ’10

Minnesota officials say the number of alcohol-related deaths in the state last year was the lowest on record.

09/05/2011

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Wis. Man Arrested For 5th DUI Offense

A 47-year-old Chili, Wis. man has been arrested for his fifth offense of operating a motor vehicle under the influence, according to police.

08/07/2011

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