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West Central Tribune
Some SW Minn. roads now open
Willmar Minnesota 2208 Trott Ave. SW / P.O. Box 839 56201

WILLMAR -- Highways in southwestern Minnesota are being opened to travel, although the Minnesota Department of Transportation describes travel as difficult on slippery roadways.

The 7 a.m. update on MnDOT's road and travel conditions website -- -- showed several highways have opened, though not yet in the Willmar area where conditions were last updated after 5 a.m.