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April 15, 2018
Submitted photo by Phil Hatlestad 

A farm auction went on Saturday morning near Spicer despite the blizzard.
Historic storm for some -- average for others
April 15, 2018 - 11:59pm
Weekend snow: It isn’t over yet
April 15, 2018 - 8:19am
April 14, 2018
MnDOT file photo
Update: MnDOT lifts most road closures in southwest, west central MN
April 14, 2018 - 9:50pm
A screenshot of the MN 511 map shows the numerous road closures in southwest Minnesota.
Afternoon update: MnDOT closes more roads due to blizzard
April 14, 2018 - 12:54pm
Taken at farm south of Svea, Kandiyohi County Road 11, at 8:30 Saturday morning. There's a building that you can't see that is only 300 feet away, obscured by the blizzard. Road closures have not yet reached as far north as Kandiyohi County. (Photo by Dan Petersen)
MnDOT closes roads in southwestern counties
April 14, 2018 - 10:05am
Photo credit: Minnesota Department of Transportation
No travel advised for southwest Minnesota
April 14, 2018 - 9:09am
April 13, 2018
MnDOT prepares for weekend storm
April 13, 2018 - 3:24pm
April 4, 2018
Carolyn Lange / Tribune file photo

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 in September. The $6 million project begins this spring.
MnDOT prepares for 2018 construction projects in region
April 4, 2018 - 10:13pm
March 31, 2018
Plow accident leaves one injured in central Minnesota
March 31, 2018 - 2:04pm
March 26, 2018
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Passenger line between Duluth, Minneapolis moving on to next phase
March 26, 2018 - 5:33pm
March 9, 2018
Coated in dew, ditch grasses reflect the rising morning sunlight on Wednesday, June 8, 2016. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Ditch mowing legislation delayed another year, debate rages on
March 9, 2018 - 3:29pm
March 7, 2018
Soil testing is underway beneath the I-35 "Can of Worms" in Duluth to determine what kinds of loads it can support during the reconstruction, where proposed elevated roadways will be brought to ground level. Bob King / Forum News Service
MnDOT studying how to bring elevated freeway to the ground in Duluth
March 7, 2018 - 8:28pm
March 6, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

A truck mounted with the “icebreaker” moves through the slush and compacted snow Tuesday afternoon on U.S. Highway 12 west of Willmar. Commonly used in Alaska, Minnesota purchased three icebreakers that are shared by Minnesota Department of Transportation districts.

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Bringing out the big guns: MnDOT uses new 'icebreaker' to clear compacted snow
March 6, 2018 - 9:24pm
March 5, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

A city of Willmar snowplow drives west on the 300 block of Trott Avenue Southwest in Willmar, clearing the roads during the snowstorm Monday afternoon. The late-winter storm brought everything from freezing rain to snow throughout Monday, and blustery winds added to difficult travel conditions across much of Minnesota.
March lion roars: Slow-moving storm delivers sleet, thunder ice, graupel, heavy snow and wind
March 5, 2018 - 6:54pm
February 10, 2018
Tribune file photo
Open house set Thursday on reduced conflict intersection north of Willmar
February 10, 2018 - 11:23am