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August 27, 2012
Bids for Eagle Lake road near Willmar, Minn. will be opened Tuesday
WILLMAR - The Kandiyohi County Commissioners will open bids at 9 a.m. tomorrow for a $3 million project to revamp County Road 9 on the east side of Eagle Lake. The project was supposed to have already been underway but it was delayed because of a snag regarding transfer of ownership...
August 27, 2012 - 1:48pm
July 31, 2012
Inside Scoop blog: Wily coyote gets a stripe
July 31, 2012 - 8:45am
June 23, 2012
Final information meeting on Highway 23 bypass set
WILLMAR -- The public is invited to attend the final informational meeting for the U.S. Highway 23 Paynesville Bypass project at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Paynesville American Legion, 770 W. Highway 23, Paynesville. Representatives from the Minnesota Department of Transportation and...
June 23, 2012 - 12:00am
June 21, 2012
Access to Chippewa County Road 42 in Montevideo to close Monday
MONTEVIDEO -- Access to Chippewa County Road 42 from U.S. Highway 212 on the southeast corner of Montevideo will be closed beginning Monday. The access is being closed due to the work to raise U.S. Highway 212 as part of the levee upgrade. Access to businesses along Highway 212...
June 21, 2012 - 10:08am
June 14, 2012
Complete with cowcatcher, this parade unit is real eye catcher in Montevideo, Minn.
MONTEVIDEO -- Thomas the Train has nothing on the replica steam locomotive that will be making its inaugural run in Montevideo's Fiesta Day parade...
June 14, 2012 - 12:36pm
June 6, 2012
Detour begins Monday on Kandiyohi County Road 5
WILLMAR - Construction is expected to begin Monday on a 2 ½ mile stretch of Kandiyohi County Road 5 south of Roseland that will result in a traffic detour for the next two months. The $2.2 million project includes grading operations and applying a gravel base this year. The bituminous...
June 6, 2012 - 11:21am
April 20, 2012
Willmar Police responding to crash at Highway 40/County Road 5
WILLMAR - Willmar Police responded around 9:15 a.m. this morning to a property damage crash at the intersection of State Highway 40 and County...
April 20, 2012 - 9:24am
April 10, 2012
Spring road restricts end tomorrow in Kandiyohi County, MN
WILLMAR -- Spring load restrictions end at midnight tonight on Kandiyohi County roads. According to the Kandiyohi County Public Works Department the spring weight road restrictions will expire at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday. Counties usually impose load restrictions on roads during the...
April 10, 2012 - 12:47pm
March 20, 2012
Co Rd 5 near Willmar closed for RR crossing repairs
WILLMAR -- A section of Kandiyohi County Road 5 near Willmar is closed to traffic today and for the rest of this week while repairs are being made at the Burlington Northern/SantaFe Railroad crossing. The work began this morning at the crossing, located south of state highway 40. The...
March 20, 2012 - 3:21pm
March 3, 2012
Spring road restrictions begin Tuesday in Kandiyohi County, Willmar
WILLMAR -- Spring road restrictions begin Tuesday in Kandiyohi County and the city of Willmar. The Willmar city engineer's office said the restrictions in the city limits will likely remain in effect until early May. The seasonal road restrictions protect roads during the spring...
March 3, 2012 - 12:00am
March 2, 2012
Spring road restrictions begin Tuesday in Kandiyohi County
WILLMAR - Spring road restrictions begin Tuesday in Kandiyohi County and the city of Willmar. The Willmar city engineer's office announced today the restrictions in the city limits will likely remain in effect until early May. The seasonal road restrictions protect roads during...
March 2, 2012 - 1:35pm
February 29, 2012
Kandiyohi County road and bridge meeting 8:30 a.m. tomorrow
WILLMAR - The Kandiyohi County Commissioners will discuss construction projects on tap for this year and revisions to the 2012 road and bridge budget during a meeting tomorrow morning in Willmar. The Commissioners will meet as the road and bridge committee at 8:30 a.m. at the Highway...
February 29, 2012 - 5:10pm
November 23, 2011
UPDATE: Raymond, Minn., resident killed in Renville-Meeker line crash
OLIVIA -- Shannon L. Havemeier, 39, of Raymond, was dead at the scene of a two-vehicle crash around 7:30 p.m. Monday on the Renville-Meeker Line Road, approximately one mile west of Renville County Road 24 in Boon Lake Township. The driver of the other vehicle, Shaun D.
November 23, 2011 - 11:51am
November 22, 2011
Minnesota officers declaring open season on impaired road turkeys this holiday
WILLMAR -- Area law enforcement officers, along with Twin Cities law officers and the Minnesota State Patrol, are adding servings of driving while impaired enforcement this Thanksgiving holiday season. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Office of Traffic Safety is coordinating...
November 22, 2011 - 1:18pm
November 13, 2011
Kandiyohi County Road 9 detour begins Monday near Willmar, MInn.
WILLMAR -- Starting Monday, Kandiyohi County Road 9 by Eagle Lake will be closed to traffic while a culvert is replaced. The closure is from 47th Avenue Northeast to 37th Street Northeast. The culvert replacement is located just north of 47th Avenue. The road will be closed for...
November 13, 2011 - 7:30am