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May 6, 2015
The Milan Bridge on Highway 40 was built in 1938, and the Minnesota Department of Transportation is planning to rehabilitate it this year, pending a decision on whether to replace it instead. More than one in 10 bridges in Minnesota were built before 1948, according to a recent report by Transportation America. (TRIBUNE/File)
Local officials urge legislators to move on transportation
May 6, 2015 - 12:00pm
May 5, 2015
U.S. Highway 12 detour from Kerkhoven to Pennock starts Monday
May 5, 2015 - 9:29pm
MnDOT to host open house on U.S. Highway 12 construction from Atwater to Litchfield
May 5, 2015 - 9:26pm
April 28, 2015
Ryan Barney, project manager with Minnesota Department of Transportation, speaks with residents during an open house Tuesday in Hawick, about the proposed route for a Highway 23 four-lane from New London to Paynesville. (TRIBUNE/Carolyn Lange)play button
MnDOT adjusts Highway 23 plans
April 28, 2015 - 9:51pm
April 24, 2015
MnDOT delays bridge bidding
April 24, 2015 - 11:40pm
April 23, 2015
Dan Flynn and John Keaveny in the stern make their way to the Milan Bridge as they paddle up Lac qui Parle Lake Thursday morning. Milan area residents voiced concerns that morning to Minnesota Department of Transportation officials about the plans to rehabilitate the bridge rather than replace it. (Tribune/Tom Cherveny)
Don't just rehabilitate Milan bridge -- replace it, locals demand
April 23, 2015 - 11:42pm
March 13, 2015
MnDOT sues Prinsburg contractor
March 13, 2015 - 11:54pm
March 2, 2015
Snow forecast delays speed limit change on Highway 23
March 2, 2015 - 11:11pm
February 23, 2015
Area lawmakers vie for trails bills to protect towns
February 23, 2015 - 11:57pm
February 10, 2015
Don’t rule out the possibility that the long-discussed Willmar wye or rail bypass could happen in the not too distant future, Minnesota Department of Transportation officials said during a discussion Monday with area residents. TRIBUNE/Tom Cherveny
Willmar wye remains on track in state rail plan
February 10, 2015 - 11:36pm
January 30, 2015
Willmar cyclists Bob Hines, left, Gary Peterson and Daven Kokkila ride the Heartland State Trail June 18 near Park Rapids. The state Transportation Department is seeking public input on its Statewide Bicycle System Plan, including Heartland and similar trails. (TRIBUNE/Gary Miller/File)
MnDOT seeks input on bike system
January 30, 2015 - 11:46pm
November 10, 2014
Semi blocking roadway in Clara City
November 10, 2014 - 1:11pm
September 19, 2014
Traffic delays slated for Cokato
September 19, 2014 - 11:34pm
August 4, 2014
Highway 40 east of Milan detoured due to accident
August 4, 2014 - 2:48pm
July 16, 2014
MnDOT plans passing lanes near Raymond in 2016: Open house to discuss plans; future plans for lanes by Clara City
July 16, 2014 - 11:28pm