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February 1, 2017
MnDOT revises permit applications for mowing ditches
February 1, 2017 - 10:53pm
January 20, 2017
Speed limit to increase on some highways in Minnesota
January 20, 2017 - 9:00am
January 11, 2017
According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the Snap-on Tool truck driver was westbound on U.S. Highway 10,  south of Royalton in Benton County when he drove into the back of a snowplow, also driving west, operated by the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The plow was clearing snow and had its warning lights activated at the time of the 11:30 a.m. collision. Illustration
Truck driver killed in collision with MnDOT snowplow in central Minn.
January 11, 2017 - 10:52am
January 10, 2017
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Snow blows across the construction area Tuesday on state Highway 23 at the intersection with Kandiyohi County Road 5. Next week beams will be set for the new overpass that will take Kandiyohi County Road 5 across Minnesota Highway 23.
Beams to be set next week for Kandiyohi County Road 5 bridge
January 10, 2017 - 10:55pm
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Schools close early as wind whips up new snow
January 10, 2017 - 12:27pm
Travel alert: Freezing rain and snow will be followed by high winds today
January 10, 2017 - 9:03am
January 3, 2017
Drivers along U.S. Highway 71 a few miles north of Olivia Tuesday morning were headed north. Most of vehicles were traveling below the speed limit due to visibility and icy road conditions. The Minnesota Department of Transportation is urging motorists to slow down and drive cautiously today.
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune
Travel conditions dicey -- MnDOT urges caution
January 3, 2017 - 9:53am
October 22, 2016
Decision nearing on highway route in wye project around Willmar, Minn.
October 22, 2016 - 2:49am
October 17, 2016
Public meeting on Willmar wye Tuesday
October 17, 2016 - 8:11pm
October 12, 2016
Detour of Highway 4 in Hector ends Thursday
October 12, 2016 - 4:17pm
September 9, 2016
Unfinished work at Legislature could delay road projects
September 9, 2016 - 6:55pm
Detour for construction of passing lane north of Raymond begins Monday
September 9, 2016 - 6:39pm
September 2, 2016
Wet weather delays regional MnDOT projects
September 2, 2016 - 7:00pm
June 30, 2016
MnDOT asks vacationers to hit the brakes on Hwy. 23/71 bypass
June 30, 2016 - 3:19pm
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