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ASK A TROOPER: Go safe way to navigate four-way stops


I am not sure if this is an area of focus for you as a trooper but could you please do an article on how to properly and legally navigate an intersection with a four-way stop? My town has several major intersections that are controlled by a four-way stop sign and I have noticed that the majority of drivers in town either don’t know or have forgotten how to properly take their turn going through the intersection.

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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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