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Business Buzz: Two Harbors Towing open for business

April 25, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

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14 vehicles towed during blizzard cleanup efforts

February 11, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Police officers had written 69 parking tickets, according to officials. The tickets carry a $25 fine if paid within 48 hours, but it increases after that. Continue Reading

Grand Forks officials change towing license after complaint

August 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

After two towing companies refused to become licensed by the city of Grand Forks, a City Council committee on Tuesday agreed to change the license application. Continue Reading

Mitchell is stricter on towing than some cities

March 4, 2012 in The Daily Republic

For residents who had a vehicle ticketed and towed Wednesday, Mitchell Public Safety Chief Lyndon Overweg has a simple rhyme to help prevent it from happening again.
“When it doubt, get it out,” Overweg said. Continue Reading

Grand Forks City Council members discuss overhaul of laws to curb predatory towing

June 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Grand Forks City Council members are now mulling an overhaul of towing laws after complaints of predatory fees from residents surfaced more than four years ago and the city lost a court case on the matter last year. Continue Reading

Another day of slip and slide; treacherous roads Monday

January 17, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

Ice and snow made driving in the area more like skating and several motorists slid into ditches, snowbanks and each other Sunday and Monday, officials said. Continue Reading

Conditions contribute to multiple Friday accidents

January 7, 2011 in The Daily Republic

Area emergency workers responded to a number of accidents throughout the region Friday morning as blowing snow and icy roads caused drivers to lose control of their vehicles.
One driver near the Miner and McCook county line on U.S. Highway 81 lost control of a car and was hit by a semitruck, totaling the back end of the car, according to the Miner County Sheriff’s Office. No injuries or citations were reported. Continue Reading

Council member says GF should regulate towing companies

June 21, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Grand Forks City Council member Terry Bjerke has asked the city attorney and the Police Department to offer some recommendations for regulating vehicle towing companies.
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