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SEVERAL roads throughout Becker County are now in such disrepair that the county is talking about turning them back into gravel due to maintenance costs.

Back to the old days? Paved county roads may go back to gravel

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Some lesser-traveled county roads may revert to gravel because the Becker County Highway Department just doesn't have enough money to maintain all the existing paved county roads.


Case in point is County Road 118, a 1.8-mile paved road that goes southeast from Frazee past Fisher Lake to link up with a gravel road in Otter Tail County.

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