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Lake Street work continues
Well level drop again; ban stays
Renewable fuels group blast big oil
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Legion baseball: Windom, Jackson win easily
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Scott Rall: The fine art of Canada thistle dispatching
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Karen family finds peace, happiness in southwest Minnesota
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Looking Back: 2004 - Pawlenty hosts news conference in Wilmont
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Pain relief: Young woman finds help for chronic condition
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Notice of Filing for City Election
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Notice to Bidders of Bridge Replacement
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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 late last week. (Brian Korthals/Daily Globe)
November 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
Minnesota 60 design photos unveiled
WORTHINGTON -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation has released updated design concepts for the planned four-lane expansion of Minnesota 60 from just north of Bigelow to Interstate 90 at Worthington. The new images, which can be viewed at http://www.dot.state.mn.us/d7/projects/hwy60/designconcepts.html,...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
October 17, 2008
Brief: Ribbon cutting is Tuesday for Minnesota 60
BIGELOW -- State and local officials from Minnesota and Iowa will mark the completion of a new four-lane Minnesota 60 connection with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Bigelow Community Center and Fire Hall, 1537 Broadway St. The new highway is expected to open...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
October 15, 2008
Brief: Minnesota 60 meeting is Thursday
WINDOM -- A public meeting to present the plans for improving Minnesota 60 from south of Worthington to St. James will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Windom Community Center. The meeting will include an open house at 4 p.m. and a brief presentation at 6 p.m. The public is invited...
October 15, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Letter: Thanks to all who pushed for Minnesota 60
At long last, our dream for a four-lane Highway 60 from Iowa to St. James will be realized. As many of you are aware, Senator Vickerman and I worked hard with MnDOT over the past few months to ensure that this roadway received the necessary upgrade. This really was a huge victory...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
September 27, 2008
Public meeting for Minnesota 60 is Oct. 16
WINDOM -- A public meeting to present the plans for improving Minnesota 60 from south of Worthington to St. James will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Windom Community Center. The meeting will include an open house beginning at 4 p.m. and a brief presentation at 6 p.m. The public...
September 27, 2008 - 12:00am
August 19, 2008
Letter: An 'about face' on Minnesota 60
Some of your readers have likely heard about a recent article, first published in the Star Tribune, suggesting that I feel "duped" regarding the future of Highway 60. Nothing could be further from the truth. For those who didn't see my response, this is what I told the newspaper...
opinion / politics
August 19, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Brief: Minnesota 60 meeting is Thursday
WINDOM -- A public meeting regarding the completion of Minnesota 60 will be at 5 p.m. Thursday at the Windom Community Center, 1570 Cottonwood Lake Drive. This meeting is for citizens to provide testimony to MnDOT regarding the dangers of Minnesota 60 and the highway's importance...
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
July 8, 2008
Letter: Minnesota 60 needs different priority
In regards to the problems with Minnesota 60, I think priorities should be given to completing the rural portions first. The dollars projected for bypasses around towns is enormous. One survey I heard of claimed a time saving of only seven to 10 minutes by-passing Worthington. That...
July 8, 2008 - 12:00am
June 28, 2008
Road costs estimated at $75 million
WINDOM -- Preliminary estimates on the Minnesota 60 expansion project from Bigelow to Worthington are in, and the cost is hovering around $75 million, according to Jim Swanson, district engineer with the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT). Swanson was among several MnDOT...
June 28, 2008 - 12:00am