Weather Forecast


traffic - construction

May 13, 2019
Highway 12 reopens near Ortonville
May 13, 2019 - 2:45pm
Kandiyohi County Road 135 closed near Regal while crews repair culvert
May 13, 2019 - 12:49pm
May 11, 2019
Submitted by Bolton and Menk/Hoffman Construction 
Two roundabouts are being proposed for the new section of U.S. Highway 12 that will be constructed as part of the Willmar Wye project. Bolton and Menk, part of the Hoffman Team designing and constructing the road portion of the wye project, presented these designs to the Willmar City Council and Kandiyohi County Board on the roundabouts.
New Highway 12 roundabouts approved by Willmar and Kandiyohi County
May 11, 2019 - 6:03am
May 9, 2019
Willmar lifting road restrictions
May 9, 2019 - 4:01pm
MnDOT map

Beginning Monday, state Highway 28/29 from Glenwood to Starbuck will be closed as crews begin road construction. Traffic will be detoured to Highway 29 south of Starbuck, Pope County Road 18 and Highway 104.
Construction to begin Monday on Highway 28/29 from Glenwood to Starbuck
May 9, 2019 - 3:35pm
May 8, 2019
Kandiyohi County to lift most load restrictions Friday
May 8, 2019 - 10:02am
Forum News Service file photo

The Minnesota Department of Transportation is urging people to plan ahead and use caution while driving through highway work zones on the way to their favorite fishing spots this weekend.
Roads to the favorite fishing spot may have detours
May 8, 2019 - 7:58am
May 6, 2019
Minnesota Department of Transportation photo

The Minnesota Department of Transportation is upgrading roadway striping on several highways throughout District 8 in southwestern Minnesota. Striping operations began Monday on Minnesota Highway 22 south of Litchfield. Operations throughout the district are scheduled to be complete June 28, weather permitting.
MnDOT striping operations begin in southwest Minnesota
May 6, 2019 - 1:46pm
May 3, 2019
Lane closures, detour to begin next week on Highway 119 near Appleton
May 3, 2019 - 6:54pm
Tribune file photo

The Minnesota Department of Transportation will host an open house from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8, at the Milan City Hall to provide information on plans to replace the Milan Bridge on state Highway 40. A detour will be necessary for the $7.7 million project.
Open house set May 8 for Milan Bridge project on Highway 40
May 3, 2019 - 6:27am
April 27, 2019
Work to start May 6 on Highway 4 in Meeker County
April 27, 2019 - 11:00am
April 25, 2019
Spring Home & Garden 2019 now available online
April 25, 2019 - 3:20pm
April 22, 2019
County Road 77 south of Lake Lillian closed due to culvert washout
April 22, 2019 - 8:41pm
April 17, 2019
Flood waters close portion of U.S. Highway 12 near Ortonville
April 17, 2019 - 5:19pm
Submitted art 

The Hoffman Team is proposing two roundabouts as part of the Willmar Wye project.
Roundabouts proposed on rerouted Highway 12 for Willmar Wye project
April 17, 2019 - 7:35am