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Brainerd MN 506 James St. / PO Box 974 56401

55+ driver improvement program offered

The Minnesota Highway Safety Center will offer a 55+ Driver Improvement Course on the following days: noon to 4 p.m. Monday, Aitkin Public Library; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 3, Hallett Community Center, Crosby; noon to 4 p.m. April 4, Emily United Methodist Church; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 7, Lutheran Church of the Cross, Nisswa; 1-5 p.m. April 7, St. Agnes Church, Walker; and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 10, Crosslake Community Center.

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The Driver Improvement course is open to the public; pre-registration is required. A MN Highway Safety & Research Center certified instructor teaches this class. By utilizing the most up-to-date research in the field, participants will be provided the latest information in regards to driver safety, new laws and vehicle technology. The fee for the four hour refresher course is $20 and the eight hour course is $24. For more information or to register, visit our website at www.mnsafetycenter.org or call 888-234-1294.

Persons age 55 and older who complete the course qualify for a 10 percent discount on their auto insurance premiums for three years, according to Minnesota law. First time participants must complete the initial eight hours of training and a four hour refresher class every three years to maintain the 10 percent discount.

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