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April 18, 2017
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune file photo

The Willmar City Council approved a motion at Monday's meeting to direct staff to negotiate specific language regarding train traffic in the final master agreement for the railroad bypass project.
City of Willmar wants assurances on benefits of wye
April 18, 2017 - 6:03am
April 14, 2017
MnDOT

The state Highway 22 project will begin Monday south of Litchfield. Meeker County Road 1 has been marked as the detour. The project should be completed in June.
Highway 22 project to begin Monday south of Litchfield
April 14, 2017 - 7:05am
MnDOT announces road work for 2017
April 14, 2017 - 5:30am
April 2, 2017
Open house set on Highway 22 project
April 2, 2017 - 10:25pm
Minn. ditch mowing permits may be delayed
March 2, 2017 - 12:48pm
February 25, 2017
Paul Rasmussen, Minnesota Department of Transportation District 8 project manager for the Willmar Wye, hears concerns, questions and comments from the public Thursday about the Willmar Wye railroad bypass project.  (Shelby Lindrud / Tribune)
Public criticizes current layout of Willmar Wye
February 25, 2017 - 5:40am
February 22, 2017
Public meeting slated Thursday on the Willmar Wye
February 22, 2017 - 9:12am
February 6, 2017
Highway 71 reopened after fatal crash near Olivia
February 6, 2017 - 8:20am
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. BrainerdDispatch.com 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
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