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Drinking may impair drivers more than marijuana

KIMT News 3 – A new federally-funded study finds alcohol has a greater effect on drivers than marijuana.

The study, by the National Institute on Drug Abuse says they believe drivers have a hard time staying within the lanes when under the influence of alcohol rather than marijuana.  256 more words

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Man shot in Louisa County pursuit near Fruitland, IA

LOUISA COUNTY, Iowa (KWQC) – There was an officer involved shooting late last night after a vehicle pursuit.

People around the Louisa-Muscatine County area say they’re shocked after hearing about last night’s incident. 516 more words

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Wisconsin woman facing 9th OWI had children in car

LAKE HALLIE, Wis. (AP) – A northwestern Wisconsin woman is being charged with her ninth drunken driving offense after authorities say she was found unresponsive with her foot on the brake of an SUV with two little girls in back. 113 more words

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Sheboygan Officer Injured While Making Arrest

A Sheboygan police officer suffered injuries during an arrest late Sunday, according to the police department.

Officials say the officer pulled over a vehicle and a person in the car ran off. 46 more words

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Racine Unified teacher arrested on suspicion of OWI after serious, head-on crash in Caledonia

CALEDONIA (WITI) — A teacher is supposed to set an example for students, but a Racine teacher was arrested late Monday night, May 18th following a serious head-on collision in Caledonia. 336 more words

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Police in West Bend arrest 37-year-old motorcyclist, accused of seventh OWI offense

WEST BEND (WITI) — Police say early Sunday morning, May 17th, a 37-year-old man was arrested for his seventh OWI while operating his motorcycle in West Bend. 114 more words

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Deputies: 17-year-old found riding stolen lawn mower

SHERWOOD TOWNSHIP, Mich.–A 17-year-old was arrested after officials said they found him driving a stolen lawn mower early Saturday morning.

The Branch County Sheriff’s Office said they were called to Oliverda Rd. 122 more words

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