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September 18, 2017
Carolyn Lange / Tribune

Nathan Pederson, right, with the Minnesota Department of Transportation, explains details of the U.S. Highway 71 resurfacing project to Don Plantinga, front left, and Bob Dickerson during an informational meeting Thursday. The $6 million project begins next spring.
Improvements slated for dangerous stretch of Hwy. 71
September 18, 2017 - 7:02am
September 17, 2017
A March 23, 1999, file photo of a roadside marker along U.S. 52 in Inver Grove Heights, Minn. that located the site of Medicine Bottles' Village, later renamed Pine Bend. Around 2004, when a bridge and interchange were built at 117th Street, the marker was taken down brick by brick — and stashed away. Now the county is working on resurrecting the Pine Bend Historical Marker. Craig Borck / St. Paul Pioneer Press File Photo
Historical roadside marker in Twin Cities suburb could be resurrected
September 17, 2017 - 7:17pm
September 13, 2017
Tribune file photo
Highway 71 project to be reviewed Thursday
September 13, 2017 - 7:20am
September 4, 2017
Tribune file photo The Minnesota Department of Transportatin will host an open house meeting on plans to replace the Milan Bridge from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on September 7 at the Milan City Hall.
Open house for Milan bridge project
September 4, 2017 - 9:47pm
September 1, 2017
Crews worked to remove a railroad overpass across Minnesota Highway 61 near Taconite Harbor late Thursday, Aug. 31, into Friday after it was hit and damaged by a truck. (Minnesota Department of Transportation photo)
After all-night effort, Highway 61 reopens
September 1, 2017 - 6:26pm
August 25, 2017
Tribune file photo
Hwy. 7 detour from Clara City to Hwy. 71 extended to Sept. 22
August 25, 2017 - 5:49pm
July 12, 2017
Tribune file photo
Resurfacing work to begin Monday in Benson
July 12, 2017 - 8:50am
June 23, 2017
Hwy. 12 open house set Monday in Litchfield
June 23, 2017 - 8:04am
June 16, 2017
Just above the road construction site at 132nd Avenue West and 3rd Street in the Fond du Lac neighborhood of Duluth, a possible Native American burial site was found. Bob King / Forum News Service
MnDOT apologizes for damaging Fond du Lac graves
June 16, 2017 - 1:32pm
June 9, 2017
Submitted / Tribune
Stage 1 of the Highway 7 resurfacing detour, to run June 12 through July 5.
Highway 7 and US 71 projects to start Monday
June 9, 2017 - 7:32am
Highway 29 work to begin Monday
June 9, 2017 - 6:55am
June 7, 2017
Council discusses waiving municipal consent on Highway 12 realignment
June 7, 2017 - 10:25pm
May 16, 2017
Briana Sanchez / Tribune file photo
Willmar supports final language for wye agreement
May 16, 2017 - 7:26am
May 15, 2017

Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission executive director Aaron Backman created a half-page glossy brochure to complete promotion of the four-lane highway on state Highway 23 between Willmar and Interstate 94. The brochure says Willmar is the largest outstate city without four-lane access and that having a four-lane highway will attract and retain businesses and jobs in the region.
Highway 23 four-lane project from Willmar to I-94 needs community push
May 15, 2017 - 6:52am
May 3, 2017
Study begins of dangerous Hwy. 23 intersections near New London
May 3, 2017 - 6:53am