For drivers age 55 and older that have already had the beginners’ course and want to continue receiving the discount on their insurance, four-hour defensive driving refresher courses are offered in Eveleth, Grand Rapids, Gilbert and Hibbing in October.
The Eveleth class will be offered on Monday, Oct. 22, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at United in Christ Lutheran Church on Highway 53 in Eveleth.
The Grand Rapids class will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 23, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Board Room of the Itasca County Courthouse.
The Gilbert class will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 24, from 5 – 9 p.m. in the Media Room of the Gilbert School.
The Hibbing class will be held on Thursday, Oct. 25, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Hibbing Tourism/Senior Center. Cost for the class is $13 per person. Preregister by calling the center at 218-262-4166.
Cost for the Eveleth, Grand Rapids and Gilbert class is $12 per person. Preregister for these classes by calling 218-750-3189 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
The instructor for the classes will be retired Minnesota State Trooper Mike Flatley.