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November 18, 2016
Nov 18 update: MnDOT advising no travel in parts of west central and southwest Minnesota
November 18, 2016 - 10:43am
October 24, 2016
Public open house for roundabout set for Thursday
October 24, 2016 - 7:41pm
October 17, 2016

Lindsey Knutson, District 8 planner with the Minnesota Department of Transportation, has been hosting meetings in the region to provide information and gather input on the 10-year capital improvement plan. Mel Odens, left, Kandiyohi County engineer and public works director, and John Stahl, Renville county commissioner, were among those attending a session with the Mid-Minnesota Regional Development Commission Oct. 7 in Litchfield.
TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE
MnDOT hitting the road to get input on work ahead
October 17, 2016 - 6:00am
October 9, 2016
Highway 71 to reopen Monday from Blomkest to Olivia
October 9, 2016 - 7:08pm
September 11, 2016
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Tom Cherveny / West Central Tribune
Transportation funding gaps likely to grow
September 11, 2016 - 9:44pm
August 23, 2016
Hwy. 23 detour to end Friday between Clara City, Raymond
August 23, 2016 - 7:50pm
August 22, 2016
Normal traffic resumes on Nest Lake Bridge
August 22, 2016 - 8:10pm
July 11, 2016
MnDOT urges caution, potential for roadway flooding in Lac qui Parle, Chippewa counties
July 11, 2016 - 11:07am
Highway 12 resurfacing project begins July 18 between Benson, Kerkhoven
July 11, 2016 - 12:09am
July 9, 2016
MnDOT finds no need for EIS for Highway 23 gap
July 9, 2016 - 12:33am
June 1, 2016
Alan Setrum, left, engineering specialist with the Minnesota Department of Transportation, District 8, outlines plans for the state Highway 23 passing lanes project to Selena Owen and John-Adam Day during an open house meeting in Raymond Tuesday evening. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
Highway 23 passing lane projects to get underway
June 1, 2016 - 11:23pm
May 25, 2016
Orange barrels similar to the ones shown here will likely be a familiar site in west central Minnesota. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Roadwork abounds this summer
May 25, 2016 - 11:54pm
April 14, 2016
The Highway 71/23 bypass at Willmar Avenue is seen Wednesday in Willmar. The Minnesota Department of Transportation plans to complete 246 road and bridge projects this summer. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
As local road projects begin, funding questions are ample
April 14, 2016 - 11:37pm
March 21, 2016
The Minnesota Department of Transportation recently announced that it will rebuild rather than rehabilitate this steel truss bridge built in 1938. (FILE | TRIBUNE)
MnDOT plans to replace Highway 40 bridge in Milan
March 21, 2016 - 10:58pm
March 7, 2016
MnDOT converts to LED roadway lights
March 7, 2016 - 11:06pm