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Northland state trooper pleads guilty to careless driving, avoids DWI

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A Minnesota State Patrol trooper who was arrested for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol on his way to a training session in Duluth pleaded guilty Thursday to careless driving and escaped a DWI conviction, but his law enforcement career remains uncertain.


Trooper Nick Morse, 30, of Two Harbors was charged in September with careless driving and operating a motor vehicle with a blood-alcohol concentration of .08 or more.

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