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Law officers are out in force this weekend. (Sarah Smith/Enterprise)

Officers apply full court press to speeding, drinking motorists

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They're out there.

Law enforcement agencies throughout Minnesota, Hubbard County and Park Rapids made a visible show of force by Wednesday afternoon, ticketing speeders and on the prowl for drunk drivers.


The Department of Public Safety says impaired drivers caused more than half of the Thanksgiving weekend fatalities during the past three years. DWI arrests during that time resulted in 2,232 people being pulled over in the state.

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