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You've seen Mark Dayton's tax returns. Will you see the next governor's?
Woman who stole from drowning victim's GoFundMe sentenced for bad checks
3D imagery and virtual reality: Tools for finding a home in 2017
Aaron Krauter, former FSA director and politician, returns home to ND family farm
In water or on walls, these handmade paddles are functional art
crime and courts
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
'Legends of Terror' returns to the Myra Museum
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
Marilyn Hagerty: Sports, snowblowers and scares
Health Matters: Aspirin plus blood-thinners not recommended
Marilyn Hagerty: Like to worry? Today's for you
Mariliyn Hagerty: Soup's on
Marilyn Hagerty: Everyone has to start somewhere
Numerous blitzes can't knock wheels off the Wentz wagon
Forbath kicks six field goals as Vikings top Ravens
Ji ends 8-year drought to win Taiwan Championship
Thomas takes first PGA tourney in South Korea
UND strikes back to blank Gophers 4-0
Jill Marie Kritzberger
Ella "Skippy" Fortin
William "Bill" Ekren, Sr.
Wanted: Story ideas for deer season
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Biologist can't explain poor grouse hunting
Change in portable deer stand law set for WMAs in northwest Minnesota
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Fall often brings wanderers to our area
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
Column: If only the chair could talk
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Minnesota Department of Transportation
September 20, 2017
In search of 'Dead Man's Curve': Minn.'s DOT uses data to find dangerous roads
BRAINERD, Minn. — It's an oft-repeated anecdote: people always seem ready to offer an opinion of the most dangerous curves or intersections....
September 20, 2017 - 8:59am
February 3, 2017
Minnesota DOT tweaks speed limits on Minnesota highways
If you're traveling in northwest Minnesota, several highways now can help you get from A to Z that much faster. The state's Department of Transportation...
February 3, 2017 - 9:02pm
March 18, 2016
Minnesota leaders highlight construction projects for Crookston
CROOKSTON—Minnesota's lieutenant governor and head of the state Department of Transportation traveled to Crookston Thursday to highlight...
March 18, 2016 - 6:30am
December 13, 2015
LETTER: Minnesota roads still need Minnesota dollars
Late last week, a significant transportation event occurred without a lot of fanfare. On Dec. 6, President Barack Obama signed into law a...
December 13, 2015 - 7:15am
October 5, 2015
MNDOT says smoke from controlled roadside fires won't affect traffic
Local residents and motorists may see smoke from controlled roadside burns this fall on northwest Minnesota roads, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Smoke may appear on U.S. Highway 59 from Halma to Lake Bronson and U.S. Highway 75 from Crookston to Stephen,...
October 5, 2015 - 5:05pm
Highway 2 road work begins next week
Road work on U.S. Highway 2 east of Fosston, Minn., will begin next week. Lane shifts will take effect Monday as crews prepare to resurface the eastbound lanes from Fosston to four miles east of town, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Eastbound traffic will...
May 5, 2015 - 4:42pm
April 27, 2015
Prescribed burn scheduled near Crookston
The Minnesota Department of Transportation is conducting a prescribed burn along U.S. Highway 75 southwest of Crookston Tuesday. Traffic should not be affected and Highway 75 will remain open during the burn, according to a MnDOT news release. Trained prescribed burn crews monitor...
April 27, 2015 - 5:19pm
March 22, 2015
Charlie Zelle: On bridges and highways, 'you get what you pay for'
ST. PAUL -- "You get what you pay for." Those were the words of Lt. Gov. Tina Smith recently on a highway overpass above the 19th-worst traffic...
March 22, 2015 - 5:10am
June 14, 2013
MnDOT notes rules on rummage sale signs
The Minnesota Department of Transportation is reminding residents of rules about placing signs and notices near roadways. Rummage sale signs and other notices are not allowed on road right of ways, including shoulders and ditches. They're OK on private property if the owner agrees. Notices...
June 14, 2013 - 4:02pm
February 15, 2013
MNDOT reschedules highway project informational meetings
The Minnesota Department of Transportation has rescheduled information meetings related to a project to repair concrete on sections of state Highways 2, 200, and 220 during the 2013 construction season. The meetings will be Feb. 26: • East Grand Forks, 10:30 a.m. at City Hall,...
February 15, 2013 - 5:26pm
May 3, 2012
Bill for 2011 Minnesota Government shutdown rising
MINNEAPOLIS --The toll from last year's political standoff that shut down state government is still rising on Minnesota's highways. The cost...
May 3, 2012 - 8:14pm
Meeting planned for Highway 11 improvements
The Minnesota Department of Transportation will hold a meeting next week to discuss improvements planned this year for state Highway 11 from Baudette to Clementson. During the meeting, which will be held 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 10 at the Lake of the Woods ambulance garage in Baudette,...
April 3, 2012 - 6:35pm
April 13, 2011
MnDOT testing finds Kennedy Bridge to be safe
The City of East Grand Forks has announced that scour testing on the Kennedy Bridge connecting Grand Forks and East Grand Forks has determined the bridge to be safe. The scour test was completed by the Minnesota Department of Transportation.
April 13, 2011 - 10:39am
December 3, 2010
Minnesota's Bridge to Never?
ST. PAUL -- Alaska had its Bridge to Nowhere. It's starting to look as though Minnesota and Wisconsin might be planning the bridge to never. Progress...
December 3, 2010 - 10:50pm
November 30, 2010
MnDOT warns of blowing, drifting snow over roads
BEMIDJI, Minn. - The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises motorists in northwestern Minnesota to drive with extreme caution due to blowing and drifting snow creating scattered slippery areas and reduced visibility. Mn/DOT reminds motorists to: Keep a safe distance from...
November 30, 2010 - 2:28pm