Duluth news anchor pleads guilty in June DWI

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KBJR-TV news anchor Kevin Jacobsen pleaded guilty Monday to driving while intoxicated in June in Duluth, the Duluth News Tribune reports.

Witnesses said Jacobsen, 28, had been honking excessively on June 16, and police pulled him over on Superior Street. Police suspected he had been drinking, and a breath test showed that he had a blood alcohol content of .15, nearly twice the legal limit, the newspaper reports.

Jacobsen was charged with two counts of driving under the influence and one count of the improper use of a car horn.

He co-anchors the KBJR 6 & Range 11 News at Six and Ten.

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