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Rollover kills teen driver, injures 4 passengers

August 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

LAMOURE Authorities say a teenage driver was killed and four passengers were injured when a pickup truck rolled over near Lamoure. Continue Reading

Disappearing photo app causes concern over questionable uses

May 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO A smartphone app for sending photos that disappear within seconds is causing concern for area police who work in schools. “It’s just a nightmare there’s always something new,” said Discovery Middle School Resource Officer Kim Claus. Continue Reading

Teens, parents invited to distracted driving event May 20

May 14, 2013 in The Osakis Review

Free event promoting better behind-the-wheel decisions Continue Reading

South Dakota teen shot in head returns to school

May 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BRITTON, S.D. A northeastern South Dakota teenager who authorities say suffered a head wound in an accidental shooting in a school parking lot returned to class less than a week after the incident. Continue Reading

SD panel endorses cellphone ban for young drivers

February 26, 2013 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) A South Dakota House committee has endorsed a measure that would ban beginning drivers from using cellphones behind the wheel until they get unrestricted licenses at age 16.
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SD lawmakers look at teen driving safety measures

February 25, 2013 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) A South Dakota legislative committee is looking at a package of bills aimed at reducing teen traffic fatalities and injuries.
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Should teens be allowed to trick-or-treat?

October 29, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Patti Woods-LaVoie loves Halloween and all things candy, but she has a hard and fast rule when it comes to teens and trick-or-treating. Show up at her door in Trumbull, Conn., with a costume and she means something more than a baseball hat and jersey and her candy bowl is your candy bowl. Continue Reading

Two teens die in S.D. accident

October 15, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

ALPENA, S.D. Two Huron teenagers died in a one-vehicle crash on 92nd Avenue about one-quarter mile south of 220th Street near Alpena on Sunday, Oct. 14. Continue Reading

Grand Forks student survey finds slight increase in alcohol, tobacco, drug use

October 9, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Overall drug use by Grand Forks students in grades seven to 12 increased slightly this year, the first time after more than a decade of decline. Twenty percent of these students reported drinking alcohol in the past 30 days, which is 4 percent more than in 2010. Continue Reading

MERCER: Are pregnant girls in SD really mistreated?

August 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic

A report arrived giving South Dakota a big, empty zero for failing to require the equal treatment in our schools of students who are pregnant. Continue Reading