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September 20, 2017
Rural areas continue to see higher rates of impaired driving
Metropolitan areas in Minnesota and Wisconsin have seen significant declines in the number of impaired driving offenses, but the rate of drunken...
September 20, 2017 - 11:07am
Impaired in the north country: Chronic drunken drivers plague Minn., Wis. roads
Bart Bartos knew he needed to stop drinking. The River Falls-area man had already been convicted 10 times of impaired driving and was beginning...
September 20, 2017 - 11:06am
August 18, 2017
State Patrol upping DWI enforcement for Labor Day
Minnesota State Patrol will be upping its DWI enforcement for the Labor Day holiday starting Friday, Aug. 18. More than 300 law enforcement agencies,...
August 18, 2017 - 3:57pm
July 31, 2017
Cottage Grove police arrest woman following high-speed chase, crash
A motorist crashed her car in a southeastern Cottage Grove ditch in the early hours of Sunday, July 30 after allegedly leading police in a vehicle...
July 31, 2017 - 2:37pm
July 5, 2017
Twin Cities man suspected of 10th OWI in Wisconsin
A Rosemount man was arrested on suspicion of his 10th drunken-driving offense Tuesday, July 4, in western Wisconsin. The Wisconsin State Patrol...
July 5, 2017 - 8:33am
July 7, 2016
Man arrested in St. Paul Park for suspected drunken driving with children in car
There were two girls, ages 12 and 15, in the backseat.
July 7, 2016 - 11:40am
February 3, 2010
UPDATED: Alcohol charge filed in connection with deadly crash
Prosecutors allege that a 22-year-old man bought booze for an Afton woman charged in the death of her friend in an alcohol-related car crash. Washington...
February 3, 2010 - 2:59pm
February 2, 2010
Afton woman charged in deadly crash
A 19-year-old Afton woman who admitted to drinking hours before getting behind the wheel was charged Monday with criminal vehicular homicide in connection with the death of her friend in a car crash. Washington County prosecutors charged Alicia R. Haupert, 14997 Afton Blvd. S., with...
February 2, 2010 - 12:09pm
January 8, 2010
Woodbury attorney sentenced for fifth DWI
A Woodbury attorney has been sentenced in a felony drunken driving case in Hudson, Wis. Willie Herman Davis, 45, was sentenced to eight months in jail, probation for three years and a $1,977 fine for a fifth drunken driving conviction. Judge Scott R. Needam issued the sentence Monday...
January 8, 2010 - 9:02am
December 28, 2009
Man picked up on 20th DWI offense in Newport will stay in custody
A St. Paul man picked up for his 20th DWI offense in Newport over the holiday weekend went into custody of the department of corrections for...
December 28, 2009 - 3:34pm
December 17, 2009
Man charged with fleeing police in stolen car
A Newport man allegedly fled police at speeds higher than 100 mph in a stolen car while drunk. Damien A. Anderson, 31, is charged Washington County District Court with fleeing a police officer, theft of motor vehicle and third-degree DWI in connection with an alleged incident on...
December 17, 2009 - 8:54am
November 6, 2009
DWI chair goes for bargain $10,000
The auction ended at 7:12 p.m. and $10,099.99 emerged as the winning bid for a motorized recliner. Proctor Police Chief Walter Wobig had no...
November 6, 2009 - 8:33am
September 2, 2009
Woman charged with DWI, drug possession
A Cottage Grove woman was charged recently in Washington County District Court with DWI and drug possession following a traffic stop Aug. 28 in Cottage Grove. Carrie A. Wood, 37, was stopped after another driver on Highway 61 called police to report erratic driving, according to...
September 2, 2009 - 10:38am
March 31, 2009
Washington County commissioner cited for DWI
Washington County Commissioner Dennis Hegberg was arrested and cited in his hometown of Forest Lake for fourth-degree driving while intoxicated over the weekend. Hegberg, 62, who represents the first district on the Washington County Board, was stopped by Forest Lake police Saturday,...
March 31, 2009 - 1:48pm
January 8, 2009
Dramatic chase leads to charges
A Cottage Grove man was charged Dec. 23 with DWI, underage drinking and driving and fleeing a police officer following a car chase through Cottage Grove. Bradley Thomas Patton, 20, allegedly fled police starting at Keats Avenue and Jordan Avenue until he lost control of his car near...
January 8, 2009 - 8:03am