Southwest Minnesota roads open
MANKATO - The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol opened all of Interstate 90 in Minnesota and all previously closed state highways in south central and southwestern Minnesota this morning.
Current driving conditions in the southern Minnesota are mostly fair driving conditions with some minor drifting and snow compaction. Motorists should still use caution when traveling.
Mn/DOT snow plow operators are out in force and will continue to do their part to make our highways safe. Motorists are advised to give the snowplows room to work and stay back.
Southwest Minnesota roads to open
MANKATO - The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol are opening most highways and all of Interstate 90 in south central and southwestern Minnesota and will be open soon.
Counties with highways still closed include Jackson and Cottonwood counties.
In addition the following roads are still blocked:
Highway 14 west of Sleepy Eye to Sandborn (Brown)
Highway 71 from Iowa to Sandborn (Cottonwood & Jackson)
Highway 30 Westbrook to Highway 4 (Cottonwood & Watonwan)