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Lawmakers Approve Ignition Interlock Devices For Repeat Drunk Drivers

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — A Minnesota House committee on Thursday approved a bill making ignition interlock devices mandatory for repeat drunk drivers.

The bill requires anyone convicted of drunk driving for the second time to install an ignition device in their cars if they want to reinstate their license. 126 more words


Local police out in full force during St. Patrick's Day

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Law enforcement across the Valley have had their hands full this St. Patrick’s Day.

With festivities starting as early as 5:30 a.m., several departments brought in more employees to monitor for drunk drivers throughout the day. 180 more words


Henderson Police To Target Impaired Drivers For Next 14 Days

Henderson, Nev. – Don’t let your luck run out this St. Patrick’s Day by getting behind the wheel impaired by drugs or alcohol. Motorists are reminded to always remain sober when they drive or risk getting pulled over and arrested during a crackdown by Henderson Police on impaired drivers and riders. 133 more words


Texas Lyft Driver Charged With DUI While Driving Passengers 

He had made it about 2 miles with a passenger on March 8 before police pulled over the 44-year-old driver, Allen Edmonds, and arrested him on a drunken-driving charge, according to court documents. 158 more words

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She Sang Every Sunday

I was married in 1976 to an amazing woman named Carol. She had a PhD in music education and a Performer’s Certificate (the performance equivalent of a PhD) from the Mozarteum in Salzburg, Austria. 1,302 more words

Wis. Lawmakers Consider Tougher Penalties For Repeat Drunk Drivers

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The state Assembly is set to take up a bill that would impose tougher penalties on repeat drunken drivers.

The measure would make fourth offense a felony punishable by up to three years in prison regardless of when the charge is filed. 106 more words


Peel Police ramping up RIDE checks for Super Bowl weekend

Peel Police will be on the offensive this Super Bowl weekend, looking for drunk drivers.

“We want fans and citizens to enjoy the game, but plan ahead,” said Insp. 111 more words