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November 12, 2014
Minnesota Supreme Court candidate sentenced in DWI test refusal case
ST. PAUL — Michelle MacDonald, a Dakota County attorney who lost her bid for the Minnesota Supreme Court last week, was sentenced Wednesday to 30 days of electronic home monitoring for refusing to submit to an alcohol test. Dakota County District Judge Leslie Metzen also sentenced...
November 12, 2014 - 9:12pm
June 2, 2014
Clay prosecutor to strike judge from DWI test refusal cases
MOORHEAD — Clay County’s top prosecutor may ask for a judge to be removed from future criminal cases in which a driver is accused of refusing a blood alcohol test. Clay County Attorney Brian Melton said Judge Steven Cahill has failed to follow state law in throwing out two...
June 2, 2014 - 9:33pm
April 14, 2014
As others see it: Wrong on DWI immunity
It is time for the Minnesota Legislature to update its longtime “immunity card” status that its member have while it is in session. Under Article 4, Section 10 of the Minnesota Constitution, state lawmakers “in all cases except treason, felony and breach of the peace, shall...
April 14, 2014 - 7:48pm
April 6, 2014
Professor, students make headway at MN Capitol
DETROIT LAKES — A few years ago, Jayne Jones was sitting in a Twin Cities bar playing cribbage with her now husband, and there happened to be a legislator there having one too many drinks — or more. “He was drunk as a skunk, and he announced to the entire bar that unlike...
April 6, 2014 - 8:22pm
March 20, 2014
Itasca County teen gets probation for high-speed chase
GRAND RAPIDS — An Itasca County teenager will be on strict probation through 2016, and will have to pay $12,800 in restitution and perform 71 hours of community service, according to a sentence read Wednesday in district court. Grant Gunderson pleaded guilty in February to charges...
March 20, 2014 - 9:50pm
January 15, 2013
Minnesota DWI arrests on the decline
More than 2,500 impaired drivers statewide were arrested in December, according to a recently released DPS report. The DPS enforced a similar DWI crackdown in 2011 and made a total of 2,600 DWI arrests in Minnesota. "Our goal with these campaigns is to educate about the importance...
January 15, 2013 - 9:25pm
May 14, 2012
Worthington man arrested for fifth DWI
WORTHINGTON -- After a five-year hiatus from moving violations, Reed Gilo Cham was arrested last week for driving while impaired for a fifth time since 2003. He had his children in the vehicle on this occasion, according to the criminal complaint. Cham, 40, of Worthington, is charged...
May 14, 2012 - 10:30pm
February 21, 2012
Two more DWI convictions for Adrian man
WORTHINGTON -- An Adrian man who was convicted of driving while impaired in 2007 pleaded guilty Tuesday to two more DWI charges. Austin Wayne...
February 21, 2012 - 8:47pm
July 23, 2011
Citations: July 23, 2011
The following charges have been filed in area district courts: Cottonwood County: July 18: Skylar Lee Martin, Heron Lake, predatory offender knowingly violates requirements, driving after revocation, uninsured vehicle; Jose Eduardo Capetillo, Windom, second-degree burglary; Joseph...
July 23, 2011 - 12:01am
July 6, 2011
Appellate court affirms decision in DWI cases
JACKSON -- The State of Minnesota Court of Appeals Tuesday affirmed a decision made by the Jackson County District Court sustaining the revocation of the driving privileges of four citizens. Tyler Bezdicek, Daniel Schultz, Tyler Olsen and John Sathe challenged the district court's...
July 6, 2011 - 8:31pm
June 2, 2011
Luverne man charged with DWI, theft
LUVERNE -- A Luverne man with a driving while impaired (DWI) conviction from 2008 and a pending DWI case in Nobles County filed in March is now facing another DWI charge in Rock County. Authorities arrested Austin Kruger, 26, on Sunday on a variety of charges.
June 2, 2011 - 8:50pm
April 23, 2011
Citations: April 23, 2011
The following charges have been filed in area district courts: Cottonwood County: April 14: Joshua Lee Lindsey, Jeffers, predatory offender knowingly violates registration requirements April 19: Girwath Jack Jany, Windom, domestic assault; Daniel Wayne Baerenwald, Fulda, driving...
April 23, 2011 - 12:00am
March 12, 2011
Citations: March 12, 2011
The following charges have been filed in area district courts: Cottonwood County: March 7: Rodney Lee Pelton, Windom, domestic assault; Rufino Luna-Lopez, Windom, third-degree criminal sexual conduct; Jose Daniel Hernandez-Martinez, Windom, third-degree criminal sexual conduct;...
March 12, 2011 - 12:00am
December 2, 2010
Additional DWI enforcement
MARSHALL -- Law enforcement agencies throughout Minnesota will increase patrols to combat impaired driving throughout December. The effort will include seat belt patrols because 75 percent of impaired drivers killed are also not belted, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety stated. The...
December 2, 2010 - 10:52pm
October 11, 2010
Adrian man pleads guilty to third DWI
WORTHINGTON -- An Adrian man who pleaded guilty to driving while impaired for the third time Monday told Judge Jeffrey Flynn he hopes to be accepted into Teen Challenge, a faith-based program for those with drug and alcohol problems. Bradley Daniel John, 49, has been charged with...
October 11, 2010 - 8:54pm