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ASK A TROOPER: Shedding light on intersection gridlock law


Question: There is some confusion about that new intersection gridlock law on how it affects left-turning vehicles. 

Answer: We have been trying to get this information out there as quickly and as accurately as possible. The intersection gridlock law became effective Jan. 1. There was some misinformation when it first came out in reference to how it pertains to left-turning vehicles because it takes some time to get an actual copy of the law. 

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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