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Highways of the Sea

Maritime power is much trickier than land power for the layperson to understand. Armies use weapons to control the land they stand on; navies cruise around singing to each other, or something – right? 636 more words


Brake Light Broke

Hey Kids,

I got pulled over today by the highway patrol. Apparently I had a brake light out.

Although I appreciate the notice, as it’s a good thing to have your brake lights work, I find it odd that it constitutes a full lights pull-over, a need to see my license, a return to the patrol car, a print out of a warning, and then act like it’s all in the name of doing me a favor. 22 more words

Useless Observations

Police remind motorists to secure loads

Victoria Police have stressed the importance of safely securing loads on vehicles.

Acting Senior Sergeant Jason Hullick, who leads the Bass Coast Highway Patrol, says his officers respond to potentially hazardous debris on local roads several times per week. 384 more words


Book Review: An Unsettling Crime for Samuel Craddock by Terry Shames

An Unsettling Crime for Samuel Craddock
A Samuel Craddock Mystery Prequel
Terry Shames
Seventh Street Books, January 2017
ISBN 978-1-63388-209-6
Trade Paperback

From the publisher— 680 more words

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South Dakota Highway Patrol Looking for New Troopers

March 2, 2017

PIERRE, S.D. – Applications are now being accepted for the next trooper class of the South Dakota Highway Patrol.

Deadline to apply for entrance to Recruit Class 60 is March 24. 237 more words

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South Dakota Highway Patrol Announces February Sobriety Checkpoints

January 31, 2017

PIERRE, S.D. – Twenty sobriety checkpoints are scheduled to be held during the month of February by the South Dakota Highway Patrol. 70 more words

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Stranded on the Shoulder


I sat white-knuckling the steering wheel of my Toyota Camry, my heart racing, my arms shaking, and my mind trying to catch up with what had just happened. 540 more words