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Impaired motorists to be targeted during Nationals


BAXTER — Area troopers will be patrolling specifically for impaired motorists in the area in conjunction with the NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway Aug. 19-21, State Patrol Lt. David ZumBerge said in a news release.  

ZumBerge said extra troopers will be working the Nighttime Concentrated Area Patrols project in the Brainerd lakes area specifically near the track in an effort to keep motorists safe during the race weekend.

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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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