New laws begin tomorrow

Here’s some coverage.

Under current state law, a person’s DUI convictions are counted against them for five years, with the fines, jail time and community service requirements growing with second and third offenses.

But beginning Tuesday, a person’s DUI convictions will be tallied for 10 years. And a fourth conviction will become a felony, bringing up to five years in jail in addition to more community service and higher fines than the first three convictions.

James Salzer has more here.