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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
February 25, 2016
Lt. Gov. Smith to discuss Highway 23 Friday in Willmar
February 25, 2016 - 8:53pm
February 23, 2016
Open house about wye set for Thursday
February 23, 2016 - 11:20pm
February 17, 2016
This image shows two options for a proposed bypass of Minnesota Highway 12 on the west side of Willmar. According to MnDOT, a highway bypass will allow them to build a simpler — and possibly cheaper — bridge over the proposed railroad bypass. (SUBMITTED | STAFF ILLUSTRATION)
New wye option could reroute Highway 12
February 17, 2016 - 11:52pm
February 12, 2016
MnDOT to hold open house on Highway 12 downtown Litchfield project
February 12, 2016 - 11:01pm
January 28, 2016
Ryan Barney, left, with MnDOT talks with Jan Peterson about concerns with crossing Highway 23 with farm vehicles when the two-lane highway is expanded to four lanes. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)play button
Highway 23 plans get another look from residents
January 28, 2016 - 11:56pm
January 12, 2016
Peggy Harter, a rail crossing engineer with Stantec Engineering, described options the firm helped the city of Benson develop to address safety and mobility issues at the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway crossings. Harter and city officials hosted an open house-style meeting Monday to gather citizen input on the proposals. (TOM CHERVENY | WEST CENTRAL TRIBUNE)
Safety issues bolster Benson’s case for improving rail crossings
January 12, 2016 - 11:36pm
December 10, 2015
MnDOT to decide on Milan Bridge solution in spring
December 10, 2015 - 11:10pm
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