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19 arrested by DUI Task Force in March

April 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Southwest Dickinson Regional DUI Task Force arrested 19 people for driving under the influence in March, a high-visibility enforcement month.

Four felony violations and eight drug-related arrests were also made during the month.

Nine are la…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Governor’s office deflects criticism on DUI reform

February 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

A spokesman for Gov. Dennis Daugaard is defending a decision not to pursue reforms to South Dakota’s drunken driving laws, following criticism from the father of a woman killed by an allegedly drunken driver.

Gregg Spindler, of Cazenovia, N.Y., is…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Victim’s parents: South Dakota, governor disappoint on DUI reform

February 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

On July 8, our beautiful 25-year-old daughter, Maegan Elizabeth Spindler, was killed by a drunken driver in Pickstown, along with Dr. Robert Klumb. Standing in a parking lot, completing a 13-hour day for the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, they wer…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Victim’s parents: South Dakota, governor disappoint on DUI reform

February 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

On July 8, our beautiful 25-year-old daughter, Maegan Elizabeth Spindler, was killed by a drunken driver in Pickstown, along with Dr. Robert Klumb. Standing in a parking lot, completing a 13-hour day for the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, they wer…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Fargo legislator facing DUI charge won’t run for re-lection

February 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO – A longtime state representative from Fargo has decided not to pursue re-election, citing in part a pending drunken driving charge against him.
“But it was not the deciding factor,” said Scot Kelsh, a five-term Democrat.
Kelsh said he …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

South Dakota implied consent law to be scrutinized

January 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE (AP) — Attorney General Marty Jackley says the South Dakota Supreme Court has accepted his request to determine the constitutionality of the state’s implied consent law for drunken driving enforcement.

The law allows for blood to be dra…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

South Dakota implied consent law to be scrutinized

January 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE (AP) — Attorney General Marty Jackley says the South Dakota Supreme Court has accepted his request to determine the constitutionality of the state’s implied consent law for drunken driving enforcement.

The law allows for blood to be dra…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Davison County Commissioner Weitala convicted of DUI

January 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

A Davison County commissioner is on probation after being convicted of drunken driving. Kim Weitala, 51, of Mitchell, was arrested in November for driving under the influence on Interstate 90 near mile marker 332. She received a suspended imposition …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Davison County Commissioner Weitala convicted of DUI

January 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

A Davison County commissioner is on probation after being convicted of drunken driving. Kim Weitala, 51, of Mitchell, was arrested in November for driving under the influence on Interstate 90 near mile marker 332. She received a suspended imposition …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Davison County Commissioner Weitala convicted of DUI

January 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

A Davison County commissioner is on probation after being convicted of drunken driving. Kim Weitala, 51, of Mitchell, was arrested in November for driving under the influence on Interstate 90 near mile marker 332. She received a suspended imposition …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com