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Seeing orange: Highway improvements slated for summer
12 hours 33 min ago
May 21, 2018
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The Legislature has approved $101 million in bonding funds, pending the governor's signature, that will complete the last two gaps in the state Highway 23 four-lane between Willmar and Interstate 94. Here traffic is shown May 5 moving from a two-lane segment near New London to the four-lane.
Pleasant surprise in bonding bill: Highway 23 gaps may finally be filled
May 21, 2018 - 10:34pm
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton tells reporters late Sunday, May 20, 2018, that he has no intention of signing many of the Republican-controlled Legislature's major bills. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Bonding could be Legislature's last man standing
May 21, 2018 - 4:33pm
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The Highway 23 Coalition has lobbied for completing the four-lane highway state Highway 23 between New London and Interstate 94. Money was included in the bonding bill for the project.
Bonding bill includes new money for Highway 23 project
May 21, 2018 - 10:08am
May 12, 2018
Many issues still on the table as Minnesota legislative session enters its final week
May 12, 2018 - 10:23am
May 11, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Cars drive Wednesday past a sign announcing the start of Monday's detour on U.S. Highway 71 for a $6 million resurfacing and construction project from the junction of U.S. Highway 71 and state Highway 23 north of Willmar to just north of state Highway 9. There will be no through traffic on Highway 71 for the entire duration of the project.
Detour ahead: Highway 71 detour begins Monday north of Willmar
May 11, 2018 - 6:48am
May 1, 2018
Traffic travels on Minnesota Highway 23 northeast of New London where the four-lane narrows to a two-lane roadway.
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Regional leaders blast Corridors of Commerce decision
May 1, 2018 - 8:48pm
A crew paves a highway in Bemidji, Minn., in 2017. On Tuesday, May 1, 2018, several rural lawmakers said they were upset that the state Corridor of Commerce program only funded projects near the Twin Cities. Jillian Gandsey / Forum News Service
Rural lawmakers: MnDOT funding goes to metro
May 1, 2018 - 4:26pm
April 28, 2018
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April 28, 2018 - 8:30am
April 27, 2018
NTSB investigators examine damage to the engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing in Philadelphia on Tuesday, April 17. NTSB handout
Passenger sues Southwest over trauma after fatal blast on flight
April 27, 2018 - 4:21pm
April 24, 2018
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A man was going to jump off a Detroit overpass. Then 13 truckers showed up to save him.
April 24, 2018 - 3:49pm
April 17, 2018
Minnesota House Transportation Chairman PaulTorkelson of Hanska listens to testifiers during a Tuesday, April 17, 2018, committee meeting in which budget changes were discussed. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Transportation funding plans vary, with MNLARS questions remaining
April 17, 2018 - 6:12pm
April 4, 2018
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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 30, 2018
School, health, city advocates threatened by Minn. road funding plan
March 30, 2018 - 5:20pm
March 26, 2018
t3.26.18 Bob King -- 032718.N.DNT.NORTHERNLIGHTSc1 -- Derrick James, Amtrak governmental affairs senior officer out of the Chicago office, talks about his enthusiasm for the Northern Lights Express project during a luncheon at the Depot Monday. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Passenger line between Duluth, Minneapolis moving on to next phase
March 26, 2018 - 5:33pm
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