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Minnesota drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer as nearby states have similar odds of collision
After medical helicopter crash, flight paramedic fights for his life
Cresting Cedar River putting pressure on Cedar Rapids storm sewer system
Governor woos DFL votes
Minnesotans sign up to vote in record numbers
High school volleyball: Trojans fight back but can't seal win at Redwood Valley
Wolter: The mysterious Minnesota Vikings
Girls tennis: Trojans put up a fight in final home match
Girls soccer: Trojans fall to Willmar in the rain
College football: Slow start comes back to bite Bluejays
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May 24, 2016
Man waits for Supreme Court’s ruling on state’s breath test law
WORTHINGTON — A U.S. Supreme Court ruling on the constitutionality of a Minnesota law that makes it a crime for suspected drunken drivers to refuse a sobriety test will determine the extent of the charges filed against a South Dakota resident who, according to police, smelled of...
May 24, 2016 - 8:54pm
April 22, 2016
Sioux Falls man to appear on 13th DWI charge
WORTHINGTON — A Sioux Falls, S.D., man will make his initial appearance next week in Nobles County District Court to face what the Minnesota...
April 22, 2016 - 9:48am
April 11, 2016
North Dakota Man charged with terroristic threats in Worthington
WORTHINGTON — Magok Bol Ater, 30, of Valley City, N.D., was arrested Saturday afternoon in Worthington following a traffic stop for two counts...
April 11, 2016 - 10:28pm
February 8, 2016
Officer facing charge suspended without pay
WEST FARGO, N.D. — A West Fargo police and school resource officer who was arrested on New Year’s Day on suspicion of driving under the influence will be suspended for five days without pay, the West Fargo Police Department said Monday in a statement. Officer Weston Christianson...
February 8, 2016 - 8:02pm
January 12, 2016
Xanaxay charged with felony DWI
WORTHINGTON — Steven Xanaxay, 26, of Worthington, has been charged with first-degree DWI, a felony, and driving after cancellation (inimical to public safety), a gross misdemeanor, following an alleged incident Jan. 2. According to court documents, a Worthington police officer...
January 12, 2016 - 7:44pm
December 28, 2015
Minnesota Supreme Court rules warrantless DWI urine tests unconstitutional
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Court of Appeals on Monday held that the state cannot prosecute drivers for refusing to submit to warrantless urine tests. Reversing the Steele County conviction of Ryan Thompson, the court said the case affects “his fundamental right to be free from unconstitutional...
December 28, 2015 - 9:44pm
December 9, 2015
Man leads police on 100 mph chase after drinking ‘28 to 34’ beers
BELGRADE — A man led police on a chase driving more than 100 mph before admitting to drinking “28 to 34” beers, according to criminal charges...
December 9, 2015 - 4:25pm
August 20, 2015
Minnesota beefing up DWI patrols for Labor Day weekend
ST. PAUL — Minnesota roads will have increased patrols looking for drunk drivers around Labor Day, the state’s public safety department said. The enhanced enforcement by more than 300 agencies across the state will help reduce traffic deaths and injuries surrounding Minnesota’s...
August 20, 2015 - 9:50pm
July 9, 2015
DWI enforcers recognized at Twins game
ST. PAUL — Catch a fly ball on the field and a player can save the game. Catch a drunk driver on the road and an officer can save a life. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Office of Traffic Safety recognized 39 law enforcement officers and prosecutors as DWI Enforcer All-Stars...
July 9, 2015 - 8:40pm
June 25, 2015
Driver arrested on suspicion of DWI in PedalPub crash
MINNEAPOLIS — The driver who allegedly rear-ended a PedalPub here Wednesday night was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated and criminal vehicular injury, according to police. Twelve people were injured when, police say, 35-year-old Mershon Corbett drove into the back...
June 25, 2015 - 8:54pm
May 18, 2015
Driver who killed 3 brothers in DWI crash picked up again
LAKEVILLE — A Farmington man who was convicted of killing three brothers in a drunken driving crash 10 years ago has been charged with driving drunk again. Boe Elijah Barlage, 33, was pulled over Thursday night in Lakeville after police received a report about 9:40 p.m. of a car...
May 18, 2015 - 9:46pm
April 16, 2015
Worthington man arrested on fifth DWI charge
WORTHINGTON — Worthington resident Ojulu Omot Ogala, 35, has been arrested on a charge of first-degree driving while intoxicated, a felony, following an incident that occurred late last week. The charge marks Ogala’s fifth DWI since 2005, according to court documents. He was...
April 16, 2015 - 8:21pm
March 30, 2015
Albertson charged with second DWI, felony in chase Sunday
WILMONT — A high-speed chase ended in a field Sunday with a Bigelow man in the hot seat. Zachary Heath Albertson, 21, is facing a felony charge of fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle. He also faces gross misdemeanor charges of operating a motor vehicle under influence...
March 30, 2015 - 9:37pm
March 5, 2015
Man assaults correctional officer
WORTHINGTON — A South Dakota man is facing several charges after allegedly driving while intoxicated (DWI) and assaulting a corrections officer during an intake pat search. Gentry Lee Slaughter, 36, of Sioux Falls, S.D., is facing one count of fifth-degree criminal sexual conduct,...
March 5, 2015 - 7:39pm
February 11, 2015
MN Supreme Court upholds implied consent search law
ST. PAUL — A law making it illegal for suspected drunken drivers to turn down a breath test was upheld Wednesday in Minnesota Supreme Court. The court confirmed a law which requires suspected drunken drivers to submit to field testing or face more severe criminal charges. This...
February 11, 2015 - 9:01pm