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April 15, 2018
Historic storm for some -- average for others: Montevideo, Minn., records 20.5 inches of snow in apparent record
WILLMAR, Minn — The weekend blizzard, which caused church, school and community events to be canceled and kept many people hunkered down...
April 15, 2018 - 7:50pm
April 14, 2018
MnDOT seeks Adopt a Highway volunteers
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Transportation seeks individuals and organizations to be Adopt a Highway volunteers. The public service project helps reduce litter along the roadsides. There are 5,455 segments of roadways defined for the program. Of those segments, 1,719...
April 14, 2018 - 2:45pm
April 11, 2018
Final stretch of Minnesota 60 four-lane expansion to begin soon
REGIONAL — Construction on the final section of Minnesota 60’s four-lane expansion — reaching from Windom to Mountain Lake — is expected to begin in late April. That is, if spring arrives sooner rather than later.
April 11, 2018 - 9:52am
March 31, 2018
Plow accident leaves one injured in central Minnesota
AVON, Minn. -- A crash involving a Minnesota Department of Transportation plow left a 29-year-old woman injured Saturday morning, March 31. A 2004 STLG Plow Truck driven by Mark Nienaber, 41, of Swanville, Minn. was westbound on I-94 near Avon, Minn. about 7:45 a.m. A 2006 Chevrolet...
March 31, 2018 - 2:04pm
March 26, 2018
Passenger line between Duluth, Minneapolis moving on to next phase
The proposed Northern Lights Express passenger line between Duluth and Minneapolis has moved into the next phase of design and construction —...
March 26, 2018 - 5:33pm
March 22, 2018
J-Turns open house is Monday
HERON LAKE — The Minnesota Department of Transportation is hosting an open house on new proposed intersections on Minnesota 60 that connect with Heron Lake. The open house will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Heron Lake City Hall.
March 22, 2018 - 9:15am
March 9, 2018
Ditch mowing legislation delayed another year, debate rages on
ST. PAUL—Minnesotans know farmers are upset about state-mandated buffers next to water, but that is nothing compared to what many rural...
March 9, 2018 - 3:29pm
March 7, 2018
MnDOT studying how to bring elevated freeway to the ground in Duluth
DULUTH—The estimated $205 million reconstruction of the "can of worms" section of Interstate 35 through Duluth isn't scheduled to begin...
March 7, 2018 - 8:28pm
February 23, 2018
Letter: J turn proposal not right for Heron Lake
By Pat Sontag, Heron Lake Even though I could not be at the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s final community hearing regarding the proposed “J” turns on Minnesota 60, I want to voice my concern.
February 23, 2018 - 10:42pm
July 5, 2013
Capital Chatter: Organizations continuing push for farm bill
ST. PAUL -- A coalition of 532 organizations is putting pressure on the U.S. House to pass a farm bill. "This important legislation supports our nation's farmers, ranchers, forest owners, food security, natural resources and wildlife habitats, rural communities and the 16 million...
July 5, 2013 - 9:23pm
April 19, 2013
Minnesota 60 open house scheduled for Wednesday
WORTHINGTON -- A Minnesota Department of Transportation open house on Minnesota 60 construction is scheduled for 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday...
April 19, 2013 - 9:18pm
Strong winds, temperatures hamper ice removal
ST. PAUL - Heavy snow compaction and ice from Thursday's extensive snowfall are making travel difficult to hazardous from the southwest corner to the northeast corner of Minnesota. Roads in the Twin Cities Metro area are in fair condition. MnDOT urges drivers to be patient, plan...
April 19, 2013 - 9:46am
March 12, 2013
Truck restrictions begin Friday
ST. PAUL -- Spring truck weight restrictions on state highways will begin Friday for Minnesota's south, southeast and Twin Cities Metro area frost zones. Winter load increases and overweight permits remain in place for the state's central, north-central and north frost zones. MnDOT...
March 12, 2013 - 10:05pm
February 19, 2013
MnDOT continues snow regulation
WILLMAR -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation reminds the public that it is unlawful to deposit snow on or next to a public highway or street. Minnesota law and many local ordinances prohibit the plowing, blowing, shoveling or otherwise placing of snow on to public roads....
February 19, 2013 - 10:45pm
February 8, 2013
Snow fighters participate in simulation training
WINDOM -- The setup looked like an extreme video game. Participants sat in front three 42-inch flat screen monitors trying to navigate through...
February 8, 2013 - 10:01pm