May 26, 2014 in Uncategorized
By Nora Hertel
PIERRE (AP) â The South Dakota Department of Public Safety has begun reviewing the state’s assortment of driver’s education programs, and one instructor says she would be open to more teaching guidance.
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February 9, 2014 in Uncategorized
WILLMAR â When a snowplow clearing snow and ice from roads gets plowed by another vehicle, itâs usually the other vehicle that ends up a wreck.
But the cost of that accident â which may be caused by motorists using cruise control, driving to…continue reading on dglobe.com
October 2, 2013 in Uncategorized
RAPID CITY (AP) â The Pennington County Commission has joined a number of other South Dakota local governments in banning texting while driving.
The South Dakota Legislature has refused so far to pass a statewide ban, so some eastern South Dakot…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
September 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
A 2009 National Highway Traffic Safety Administration report, the latest available, states that on average 19 children die in school transportation-related accidents each year. Harlow’s Bus Service manager Burton Lewton and his crew in Dickinson are worried that Dickinson Public Schools students will become part of that statistic if area drivers don’t start following the law and stopping for in-service school buses. Continue Reading
August 24, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO A Minnesota man made headlines last week for having his license taken away for driving too slow, a situation police officials in Fargo-Moorhead say is rare here. Continue Reading
August 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
The Beach Boys sang about a 16-year-old girl who had “Fun, Fun, Fun” until her daddy took her T-Bird away. Danny Zuko and his best friend Kenickie, along with the rest of the T-Birds turned a jalopy into Greased Lightning, saved the day and won the hearts of all the Pink Ladies and countless TV teens couldn’t wait to get their driver’s license. Continue Reading
July 22, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO The long arm of the law will soon hold a shorter leash when it comes to proving you have liability insurance to drive in North Dakota. Continue Reading
July 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
GRAND FORKS The all-glass front offers Dakota Harvest Bakery workers Mike McCullough and Blue Weber a clear view of parallel-parking efforts on North Third Street in downtown Grand Forks. Asked if such efforts can be amusing, they simultaneously burst into laughter. Continue Reading
July 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic
A rapidly growing network of police cameras is capturing, storing and sharing data on license plates, making it possible to stitch together people’s movements whether they are stuck in a commute, making tracks to the beach or up to no good.