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Message Monday - Be the driver your dog thinks you are


2-11 message mondayWho’s your most loyal friend? If you have a dog, that’s likely your answer. Your dog doesn’t care what you look like, where you live, or what you do for a living. Your dog just wants to be with you and expects that you will be there for them.


If you’re out on the road, doing a few simple things will ensure that you make it back to your furry family member after every trip:

  • Buckle up
  • Driver sober
  • Focus on the road
  • Stay alert
  • Slow down

He’s waiting for you -

For 2019, there have been 27 fatalities reported. That’s an increase of six since last Monday. The 2018 fatality count stands at 318. This is subject to change as law enforcement reports are completed. To see statistics published daily by the Office of Driver Services, go to the daily fatality report at

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Iowa highway in the evening