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Drive Sober campaign begins Friday

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WENATCHEE — Intoxicated drivers stand a better than usual chance of getting arrested Friday through Sept. 1.

That’s when local law enforcement agencies will be putting out extra patrols, looking for drivers who are impaired by alcohol or drugs.

Even though Washington legalized marijuana for adults 21 and older, it is still illegal and dangerous to drive under the influence of marijuana or alcohol, traffic safety officials say.

“Specifically, we want people to know that marijuana doubles the risk…

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