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Weather Forecast


No travel advised near Belgrade, Paynesville and Sauk Centre


WILLMAR –  The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises no unnecessary travel this evening near Sauk Centre, Belgrade and Paynesville because of blowing snow, drifting and reduced visibility.

MnDOT issued the warning around 5 p.m. today as strong wind gusts continued to blow new snow across the region.

According to MnDOT, motorists should avoid U.S. Highway 71 between Little Sauk and Belgrade, and state Highway 4 between Interstate 94 and Highway 55.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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