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Black ice on roads this morning causes accidents and two-hour delay of Willmar and NLS schools
5 hours 22 min ago
November 26, 2012
Culvert replacement on Highway 4 near Hector, Minn., complete
November 26, 2012 - 2:41pm
November 19, 2012
State Hwy. 29 project to wrap up Tuesday in Montevideo, Minn.
November 19, 2012 - 10:31am
November 9, 2012
Culvert replacement on Highway 4 near Hector, Minn., begins Tuesday
November 9, 2012 - 12:22pm
November 1, 2012
Minnesota Department of Transportation Commissioner Tom Sorel. Tribune file photo
MnDOT commissioner departing for AAA Minneapolis
November 1, 2012 - 2:02pm
Meeting slated Thursday in Willmar, Minn., to help shape future funding of roads
October 1, 2012 - 8:00am
September 11, 2012
MnDOT urging road safety during harvest season
September 11, 2012 - 12:00am
September 6, 2012
MnDOT Commissioner in Willmar, Minn., Friday to discusses transportation
September 6, 2012 - 4:44pm
August 30, 2012
U.S. Highway 75 near Dawson, Minn., to open Friday
August 30, 2012 - 7:45am
August 24, 2012
Paynesville resident Don Zahler watches contractors preparing land Thursday that now borders the new Highway 23 bypass for development. A McDonald's restaurant will be the first business to open there. Zahler said residents in the Paynesville community appreciate the reduction of in-town traffic and noise, but are also concerned about how the lack of traffic will affect some businesses on what is now Business 23. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Ribbon cutting ceremony marks end of Highway 23 bypass project
August 24, 2012 - 12:00am
July 21, 2012
A sign informs Highway 23 motorists Friday that the newly completed bypass around the city of Paynesville is open. The 7.7-mile stretch of road, also seen at top, was completed about month early. Construction began in April of 2010 and even though the state budget shutdown put a temporary halt to construction last year, mild fall weather helped crews get ahead of schedule. The $32.2 million, concrete bypass skirts the western and northern edges of town and the 65 mph speed limit should shave several button
Highway 23 bypass around Paynesville, Minn., open to motorists
July 21, 2012 - 12:00am
June 26, 2012
MnDOT advises farmers that crews are mowing highway rights of way
June 26, 2012 - 12:00am
June 25, 2012
MnDOT advises farmers that crews are mowing highway rights of way
June 25, 2012 - 11:43am
May 22, 2012
Detour begins next week on Hwy. 29
May 22, 2012 - 12:00am
May 11, 2012
MnDOT sets public meetings May 16 for Highway 212, 75 projects
May 11, 2012 - 10:05am