Nearly 200 DWI Arrests Over Holiday Weekend: 'Too Many Minnesotans Rang In The New Year Behind Bars'The Minnesota State Patrol says nearly 200 motorists were arrested for driving while intoxicated over the holiday weekend.
Amid Spike In Traffic Deaths, MN Law Enforcement Agencies Ramping Up Extra DWI EnforcementMinnesota law enforcement agencies are taking extra steps to stop drunk drivers beginning Wednesday and through the end of the year.
2 People Get DWIs In Same Traffic Stop After Switching Seats While In MotionThe Eden Prairie Police Department said that not just one, but two people were arrested for DWI in a single traffic stop earlier this year.
Alleged Drunken Driver Hits St. Cloud Squad Car Head-OnThe St. Cloud Police Department said the officer was treated for minor injuries, and the driver -- a 20-year-old Waite Park woman -- was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.
Michael Coombes Charged In Fatal Crash That Killed Friend In EaganProsecutors charged Michael Coombes in the crash. They say he and Michael Renlund had left a house party. Police say Coombes admitted to having five drinks.
Eagan Mayor Mike Maguire Charged With Drunken DrivingThe mayor of Eagan is accused of driving drunk and crashing into a snowbank with a blood alcohol level more than twice the legal limit.
K-9 Officer Finds Suspected Drunken Driver Hiding In Frozen MarshAuthorities in the southwest metro say they found a suspected drunken driver hiding in a frozen marsh after he led them on a chase late last month.
Wisconsin Woman Arrested On Christmas For Drinking And Driving With 11-Month-Old In CarAuthorities in western Wisconsin say a woman was arrested on Christmas for drunken driving with an 11-month-old child in her car.
Jason Rothmeyer Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison Over Deadly Police Chase CrashHe had a blood alcohol content of nearly three times the legal limit when he led police on a chase through Becker in August 2018.
Wisconsin Man Arrested For 7th DWI Had Child In CarAuthorities in western Wisconsin say a man had a child in his car when he was arrested for this seventh DWI.
Iowa City Councilman Matthew Dominick Charged With Drunken DrivingPolice say Dominick's vehicle struck a parked car in Humboldt and overturned before coming to rest on its top.
Wisconsin Man Arrested For 10th DWIA 53-year-old man was arrested Tuesday in western Wisconsin for his 10th drunken driving offense.
Wisconsin Senate To Consider Tougher Drunken Driving Penalties The state Senate is set to vote on two bills that would stiffen drunken driving penalties and potentially generate millions of dollars in new prison costs.
Charges: Vikings' Jayron Kearse Drove Drunk On Closed Portion Of I-94 With Loaded Handgun Containing 28 RoundsMinnesota Vikings safety Jayron Kearse was charged Tuesday with multiple gun and alcohol counts after authorities say he was driving impaired while a loaded handgun containing more than two dozen rounds was on the floor of his car.
'Run For Ria': Family & Friends Honor Young Woman Killed In Crash To Raise AwarenessFamily and friends of a young woman killed in a crash are keeping her memory alive.