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Area of Hwy. 212 between Montevideo and Wegdahl is now open


WILLMAR -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol report that U.S. Highway 212 between Montevideo and Wegdahl is open and the detour lifted.

The highway was opened about 1 p.m. Wednesday, according to a news release from MnDOT.

Highway 212 had been closed to traffic since March 22 due to flooding between Montevideo and Wegdahl and the construction of a temporary levee in Montevideo.

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