Be on the lookout as motorcycle season is here

With warm weather here, be aware of motorcyclists being out and about.

Posted: Apr 20, 2019 8:04 AM
Updated: Apr 20, 2019 8:04 AM

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with apologies to steppenwolf... get your motor runningááá get out on the highway. as sara just mentioned á we have a beautiful easter weekend on tap. and with warmer weather means more motorcyclists will be out on the road. engine rev noise according to recent data from iowa's department of transportatio n and the minnesota department of public safety... 42 people died in iowa and 58 people died in minnesota due to motorcycle crashes last year. randy milhan is a motorcycle enthusiast... and says that there are many factors riders have to me mindful of á especially because a motorcycle handles differently than a vehicle.xxx "it's great to go out there and get the fresh air and be in that comfort to enjoy it, but there's a lot of stuff that riders have to pay attention to. there's not just traffic, but critters." in iowa á the worst year for deaths involving motorcyclists was 83 in 19á79. minnesota's worst year was
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