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May 17, 2018
Firefighters, deputies and police attend to the mock crash victims. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
Mock crash hits hard for first responders
May 17, 2018 - 12:38pm
April 28, 2018
Last September, a pickup truck driver hauling a trailer left Interstate 94 and ended up upside down on County Road 1 south of Evansville. I-94 was under construction at the time with traffic reduced to one lane in each direction. (Echo Press file photo)
See orange - slow down, pay attention
April 28, 2018 - 7:05am
February 7, 2018
A study of the AAA Foundation for traffic safety found that nearly 80 percent of drivers expressed significant anger, aggression or road rage behind the wheel at least once in the previous year. (Echo Press photo illustration)
EDITORIAL: Don't let bad driving lead to road rage
February 7, 2018 - 5:58pm
January 18, 2018
A snowplow driver works his way along an Evansville Township road near Lake Jennie. (Echo Press file photo)
Echo Press Editorial: Here comes the plow - what do you do?
January 18, 2018 - 1:09pm
August 19, 2017
Refresher courses offered for older drivers
August 19, 2017 - 7:24am
July 10, 2017
This experimental small roundabout is at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and Lake Street. It is  designed to slow down traffic but some drivers use them incorrectly. (Alexis Habberstad | Echo Press)
As city experiments, neighbors differ on best way to slow down traffic
July 10, 2017 - 5:58pm
January 18, 2017
The State Patrol posted this photo on its Facebook page last week as a reminder for drivers to no do what the driver of the white SUV is doing – forgetting to turn on headlights in the snow.  (Contributed)
EDITORIAL: When bad weather and fast drivers collide
January 18, 2017 - 8:00am
December 21, 2016
LETTER: Slow down and use headlights
December 21, 2016 - 7:00am
July 22, 2016
Ask a Trooper: When should drivers stop for bicyclists?
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
June 10, 2016
Ask the Trooper: What is protocol for encountering funeral processions?
June 10, 2016 - 12:00am
June 8, 2016
Ask a trooper: Is it illegal to coast in neutral?
June 8, 2016 - 12:00am
June 3, 2016
Ask a Trooper: Can you get ticketed for driving too slow?
June 3, 2016 - 12:00am
June 1, 2016
Ninth grader Brandon Hetland maneuvers the texting and driving simulation at the Teen and Parent Distracted Driving and Parent Awareness Program on Wednesday, May 25.  (Photos by Beth Leipholtz, Echo Press)
Teen driving risks, laws focus of awareness event
June 1, 2016 - 12:00am
May 25, 2016
972 drivers cited in state for texting while driving
May 25, 2016 - 12:00am
April 28, 2016
Minnesota authorities hand out nearly 1,000 texting-while-driving violations
April 28, 2016 - 12:22pm