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January 13, 2015
Column: Take extra caution driving during winter
The winter season should bring an extra attention to safety for motorists. With slippery roads and virtual white-out conditions commonplace in recent days, we all need to be sure to take additional care and time in getting from point A to point B. It’s always important to be safe...
January 13, 2015 - 6:51pm
MnDOT to use new terms for winter road conditions
ST. PAUL — Travelers may have a better understanding of road conditions using the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s new winter road condition descriptions on the 511mn.org website and smartphone app. The old winter road descriptions were “good,” “fair,” “difficult”...
October 13, 2014 - 8:40pm
September 30, 2014
I-90 prep work begins today
MANKATO — Interstate 90 motorists are advised of short lane restrictions between Adrian and Rushmore beginning today as crews build a crossover and widen the ramp at Minnesota 91. The restrictions will be in place for about two weeks, weather permitting. The I-90 construction...
September 30, 2014 - 9:50pm
September 15, 2014
One in 88 Minnesota drivers will hit deer this year
Minnesota drivers will face a 1-in-88 chance of hitting a deer on the state’s highways this year, according to a report released Monday by the nation’s largest auto insurance company. State Farm’s annual report estimates that Minnesota drivers will collide with 37,549 deer...
September 15, 2014 - 8:55pm
Woman arrested for drug possession
WORTHINGTON — A Round Lake woman was arrested Tuesday after law enforcement searched her vehicle and discovered cotton swabs that tested positive for methamphetamine. Flor Valdez, 36, is facing one count of fifth-degree possession and driving after revocation. According to...
August 15, 2014 - 8:39pm
March 18, 2014
College students lobby to close drunk driving loophole for legislators
ST. PAUL — A group of college students is seeking to close a loophole that allows state legislators to drive drunk in some circumstances. The...
March 18, 2014 - 9:12pm
March 6, 2014
Don’t ditch those winter driving habits
WORTHINGTON — It may be hard to imagine right now, but soon, green grass will sprout, ice will slowly start to melt and the roads will clear. One...
March 6, 2014 - 8:11pm
February 9, 2014
Collisions with snowplows cost everyone
WILLMAR — When a snowplow clearing snow and ice from roads gets plowed by another vehicle, it’s usually the other vehicle that ends up a wreck. But the cost of that accident — which may be caused by motorists using cruise control, driving too fast for the conditions or not...
February 9, 2014 - 10:33pm
April 8, 2013
WHS focuses on distracted driving
WORTHINGTON -- Seniors and juniors at Worthington High School (WHS) experienced the effects of texting while driving and drunk driving Monday...
April 8, 2013 - 11:07pm
August 7, 2012
Driving refresher course in Wilmont
WILMONT -- A Defensive Driving refresher course will be offered from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 16 at the Wilmont Community Center. To sign up for the class, call 926-5982.
August 7, 2012 - 10:10pm
May 24, 2012
Man arrested for impaired driving incident
WORTHINGTON -- A Fulda man arrested earlier this week was charged Wednesday with his fourth impaired driving-related incident in the past several years, but this time he was allegedly in possession of a stolen vehicle. Christopher Daniel Hawkinson, 28, has an arrest record that dates...
May 24, 2012 - 8:57pm
January 19, 2012
Winter is here - drive carefully to avoid crashes and injury
WORTHINGTON -- Travel is expected to become hazardous this morning, according to the National Weather Service, with blowing snow and anywhere from 3 to 5 inches of accumulation. Normally this wouldn't be much of a shock in southwest Minnesota in January, but it has been an unusual...
January 19, 2012 - 8:27pm
May 4, 2011
WHS students get distracted while driving in school
WORTHINGTON -- The car skidded through a stop sign, barely missed an oncoming vehicle and slid into the ditch. The driver groaned, glancing at...
May 4, 2011 - 9:18pm
February 10, 2011
Lacey White acquitted of vehicular homicide
JACKSON -- Lacey Marie White was acquitted of the vehicular homicide charges in the 2007 death of Michael Unger in Heron Lake, after Judge Linda...
February 10, 2011 - 9:23pm
December 30, 2010
Have fun, but put safety first for 2011 countdown
WORTHINGTON -- Bad judgment and worse weather can be a lethal combination, especially when alcohol is involved, so the Nobles County Sheriff's Office and the Worthington Police Department are encouraging anyone who over-imbibes tonight to put down their keys and pick up a phone to...
December 30, 2010 - 8:35pm