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June 1, 2016
Driver improvement course offered
WORTHINGTON — The Minnesota Highway Safety Center offers the 55+ Driver Improvement Course. The first-time, eight-hour course will be offered from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. June 14 and 16 at the Center for Active Living, 211 11th St., Worthington; and from 5 to 9 p.m. June 13 and 14 at...
June 1, 2016 - 9:33pm
May 25, 2016
Truck driver who caused train derailment charged in incident
CALLAWAY — The propane truck driver who authorities say caused the train crash and derailment in Callaway two months ago is being charged in the incident. According to the complaint filed in Becker County District Court, Biya Abdella Buta, 31, of Mandan, N.D., is being summoned...
May 25, 2016 - 9:05pm
May 4, 2016
Drake’s bill advances
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota House unanimously backed a bill Wednesday to increase punishment for drunken drivers charged with a vehicular homicide that occurs within 10 years of another drunken driving offense. The crime would be increased to 15 years in prison from the current 10...
May 4, 2016 - 8:28pm
February 10, 2016
School bus driver might have fallen asleep, police say
ST. PAUL (St. Paul Pioneer Press) — A school bus driver fell asleep behind the wheel before he struck parked cars Monday and nearly hit a post office, St. Paul police believe. Police sent Mohamed Mohamud Wasuge, 31, of St. Paul, a citation Wednesday for careless driving, a misdemeanor,...
February 10, 2016 - 9:11pm
November 15, 2015
As trucking grows, companies fear driver shortages
ST. PAUL — Victoria Kronz was inspired to become a truck driver by her father, who still drives today. “I used to ride along with him,”...
November 15, 2015 - 8:27pm
October 19, 2015
Like father, like son: Teen Driver Safety Week promotes car safety to parents, teens
WORTHINGTON — Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for teenagers in the United States. This week is Teen Driver Safety Week, and the national campaign aims to catch not only teens’ attention but that of parents. Mark Woitalewicz, owner of Great Plains Driving...
October 19, 2015 - 8:17pm
May 28, 2015
Car salesman rescues trucker in fiery crash
ROSEVILLE — A Roseville car salesman jumped a fence onto Interstate 35W to help a truck driver who was badly burned after crashing into a signpost Wednesday afternoon in Roseville. The salesman, Deno Yannarelli from Roseville Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, pulled the driver to safety...
May 28, 2015 - 8:59pm
February 4, 2015
Steering a path to safety
WORTHINGTON — A discount on automobile insurance is a good incentive, but there are other reasons why older drivers should attend a 55+ Driver Improvement Program. “Not only has it been decades since most people have had any kind of driver training, but our roadway engineering,...
February 4, 2015 - 9:49pm
September 10, 2014
AARP Safe Driver classes offered
WORTHINGTON — Individuals who took free AARP Safe Driver classes offered in November 2001 will have their certificates expire soon and will need to take a four-hour refresher class in or before November. To enroll in a class, contact Christ Lutheran Church in Slayton at (507) 836-8291,...
September 10, 2014 - 9:36pm
May 13, 2014
Fosston bus driver threatens lawsuit after Facebook video
FOSSTON — A Fosston school bus driver who allegedly condoned bullying on his route is speaking out and pursuing possible legal action. Oran Underdahl, 73, said in a Monday statement that he is evaluating whether he has a legal claim for defamation. Kristi Hastings, his attorney,...
May 13, 2014 - 9:39pm
March 11, 2014
MnDOT plow driver rescues man trapped in car filled with snow
EVANSVILLE — It’s not always a squad car, firetruck or ambulance that comes to the rescue. Sometimes, an everyday hero shows up in a big...
March 11, 2014 - 9:05pm
February 26, 2013
AARP Driver safety class scheduled
WORTHINGTON -- The District 518 Community Education Department will be offering an eight-hour AARP Driver Safety Refresher class on March 12 and March 14. Classes will begin at 6 p.m. both evenings at West Learning Center (formerly West Elementary). Drivers who complete this class...
February 26, 2013 - 9:37pm
November 28, 2012
AARP driver course is Dec. 13
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington District 518 Community Education Department will offer an AARP Driver Safety four-hour refresher class on Dec. 13. The class will begin at 6 p.m. in Room 124 at West Learning Center (formerly West Elementary School). To register, contact the Community...
November 28, 2012 - 7:54pm
October 14, 2012
Driver safety course offered
WORTHINGTON -- To recognize and thank military veterans for their service, AAR Driver Safety is offering a free classroom course to all members of the U.S. Armed Forces from Nov. 1-30. The offer is being made to individuals who are serving or have served in the U.S. Army, Navy, Marines,...
October 14, 2012 - 9:05pm
September 19, 2012
Driver safety course offered
WORTHINGTON -- To recognize and thank military veterans for their service, AARP Driver Safety is offering a free classroom course to all members of the U.S. Armed Forces from Nov. 1-30. The offer is being made to individuals who are serving or have served in the U.S. Army, Navy,...
September 19, 2012 - 9:19pm