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May 11, 2010
Letter: Price should be paid for progress
I could hardly stop laughing at Dennis Bucholz. When Minnesota 60 was proposed all the businesses there -- Worthington Ag Parts, Schaap's, etc. -- couldn't wait to complain about the business they would lose. Now, when they have to move their buildings and such, they complain about...
May 11, 2010 - 12:00am
May 7, 2010
Brief: Minnesota 60 project to be rebid
MANKATO -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation will rebid the Minnesota 60 four-lane expansion project south of Worthington in the upcoming weeks because of a discrepancy in the construction plan that could affect the final cost of the project. The project will begin later...
May 7, 2010 - 10:54pm
April 25, 2010
Four people injured in Minnesota 60 crash
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe Accident on Minnesota 60 The Minnesota State Patrol and Brewster Fire and Rescue responded to a two-vehicle broadside...
April 25, 2010 - 8:23pm
April 15, 2010
Letter: An update on scheduled road construction
With Minnesota's second season -- road construction -- nearly upon us, the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) will soon be making improvements to several area roads this summer and beyond. I've worked hard in the past to secure state funding for rural Minnesota roads...
April 15, 2010 - 12:00am
September 1, 2009
Letter: An alternative route for Minnesota 60
This is in regard to the Minnesota 60 route that is coming out of Iowa. I've sat and read all the ideas of moving houses and bulldozing this and that and anything else that happens to be in the way of progress. I don't have a degree in anything. I'm a retired farmer, but I do believe...
September 1, 2009 - 12:00am
August 20, 2009
Editorial: Minnesota 60 takes a tough turn
At a public hearing Monday night with a Minnesota Department of Transportation representative, Worthington City Council members and city staff got some bad news. According to a report published in Tuesday's Daily Globe, MnDOT's Peter Harff -- the agency's Minnesota 60 project manager...
August 20, 2009 - 12:00am
August 18, 2009
City takes closer look at Minnesota 60
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington City Council approved final plans for the first phase of the Minnesota 60 four-lane expansion project during a public hearing with the Minnesota Department of Transportation Monday night. The meeting involved a recap of the expansion plans from near...
August 18, 2009 - 12:00am
August 13, 2009
Brief: Minnesota 60 detour to expand
MANKATO -- The detour on the Minnesota 60 project between Windom and Butterfield will expand Monday to include the closing of the highway between Mountain Lake and Butterfield. The detour will last approximately two to three weeks. The detour route for stage one (Windom to Mountain...
August 13, 2009 - 12:00am
August 12, 2009
New Minnesota 60 detour routes determined
WORTHINGTON -- The planned four-lane expansion of Minnesota 60 from Bigelow to Worthington is still on target to start in July 2010, and detour...
August 12, 2009 - 12:00am
August 11, 2009
Brief: Minnesota 60 open house is today
WORTHINGTON -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation will host an open house from 4 to 6 p.m. today in the Farmer's Room of the Nobles County Government Center to provide a progress update on the Minnesota 60 expansion between Bigelow and I-90 in Worthington. Representatives...
August 11, 2009 - 12:00am
July 29, 2009
Brief: Minnesota 60 update open house Aug. 11
WORTHINGTON -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation will host an open house from 4 to 6 p.m. Aug. 11, in the Farmer's Room of the Nobles County Government Center, to provide a progress update on the Minnesota 60 expansion between Bigelow and I-90 in Worthington. Representatives...
July 29, 2009 - 12:00am
June 25, 2009
Brief: Work to begin on Minnesota 60
WORTHINGTON -- Work on Minnesota 60 from Windom to Butterfield will begin on July 7. Traffic will be detoured in stages. STAGE 1: From July 7 to Sept. 5, Windom to Mountain Lake, traffic detoured to 16th Street and Cottonwood Lake Drive in Windom and Cottonwood County roads 13 and...
June 25, 2009 - 12:00am
May 15, 2009
Walz requests $10 million for Minnesota 60
WORTHINGTON -- Congressman Tim Walz announced Thursday he will request $10 million for Minnesota 60 in the new Surface Transportation Bill being written by Congress. The request would provide funding for the Highway 60 four-lane expansion project between Bigelow and St. James, the...
May 15, 2009 - 12:00am
November 22, 2008
Brief: Minnesota 60 open house is Dec. 2
WORTHINGTON -- The public is encouraged to attend an open house on the progress of the designs for the Minnesota 60 expansion between Bigelow and I-90 in Worthington from 4 to 7 p.m. Dec. 2 in the Farmers Room of the Nobles County Courthouse. Representatives from the Mankato office...
November 22, 2008 - 12:00am
November 10, 2008
Minnesota 60 Bigelow bypass opens
Traffic moves quickly along the four lanes of Minnesota 60 Saturday afternoon as the Phase 1 Bigelow Bypass portion of the reconstruction opened...
November 10, 2008 - 12:00am