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Search continues for victim after boat collision on Park Rapids lake
5-year-old fighting for life after tragic farm accident
A 'Fly Night' in DL
Clarification on river study
Healthy Vikings look for bounceback season
Bombers ready to unload on opponents
Lakers start tennis season at Highway 10 tourney
Laker XC teams host Make the Lake run
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
Tasty summer slaw Recipe showcases fresh veggies, ND canola oil
Friends & Neighbors
'Brew boys' bring new flavor
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
Man of 1,000 voices
Headwaters Center programming resumes Sept. 6 in Armory Square
Medora Musical ticket sales break 100,000
Down to the Nitty Gritty: McEuen talks Dirt Band, Music on the Mountain
Let your local library help you update your home
Roger W. Gottenborg
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
Barbara (Duncan) Erickson
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Columnist Rob Port has secret agenda--affiliated with the Koch brothers
The tale of my trip to Denmark, it's the 'perfect country for me'
Letter: Democrats are dead wrong on their energy platform
Electronics now a key part of fishing
Hundreds to attend Hiking Fest Aug. 27 at Itasca Park
This songbird has a killer attitude
Wolves are intelligent and social
'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
Theater for everyone
Pine to Palm
January 27, 2016
TZD program making progress to lower death, injury rates
The goal is zero deaths on all U.S. roads. With visible reminders like road signs, extra patrol, rumble strips and more, the state’s Toward...
January 27, 2016 - 10:59am
March 10, 2014
Minnesota winter depleting road salt supplies; cities add sand to mix
Minnesota’s roads may be going on a low-salt diet. After a brutal winter, supplies are running so low that many cities are starting to cut...
March 10, 2014 - 9:30am
October 24, 2012
Statewide plan shapes future of roads, waterways, pedestrian facilities
The Minnesota Statewide Multimodal Transportation Plan 2012-2031, a policy framework for maintaining and building Minnesota's transportation system during the next 20 years, has been finalized and is available online, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT). The...
October 24, 2012 - 8:57am
July 25, 2011
Fed up resident paints his own traffic warning
July 25, 2011 - 8:51am
March 31, 2009
I-29 closed between Grand Forks and South Dakota border
BISMARCK, N.D. - North Dakota officials have closed Interstate 29 from Grand Forks to the South Dakota border due to blowing snow and ice. The Transportation Department says the closing includes detours on North Dakota Highway 18 and North Dakota Highway 200A.
March 31, 2009 - 10:12am
March 27, 2009
I-94 eastbound lanes from Fargo to Jamestown closed
The North Dakota Department of Transportation and North Dakota Highway Patrol closed the eastbound lanes of Interstate 94 to traffic at Jamestown Exit 258 to the 25th Street Fargo Exit until further notice. Detour routes are US Highway 281 south to North Dakota 46 east to I-29. For...
March 27, 2009 - 3:07pm
March 25, 2009
Mudslide blocks one lane of Highway 34 west of Osage on Tuesday night
A small mudslide blocked traffic on Highway 34 for a few hours Tuesday night. The slide occurred about 10 miles west of Osage and blocked the westbound lane of the road. Mahlon Edmonson said he was driving eastbound on Highway 34 toward Osage at about 10:25 p.m. Tuesday when he...
March 25, 2009 - 10:25am
March 24, 2009
Parts of interstates closed due to water over roads
FARGO - Stretches of interstates 29 and 94 have been closed because of water over the roadways, the North Dakota Highway Patrol and Department of Transportation said. Interstate 94 is closed between Casselton and Valley City. Interstate 29 is closed between the junctions of highways...
March 24, 2009 - 9:55am
March 18, 2009
MnDOT announces bid results for first 11 Greater Minnesota federal stimulus transportation projects
The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced the contractors who submitted the apparent lowest bids to build 11 road and bridge projects in Greater Minnesota with funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Bids for these projects total approximately $40 million. The...
March 18, 2009 - 10:36am
March 11, 2009
I-29 reopens, I-94 still closed west of Fargo; 19th Avenue North reopens
FARGO - Snowplows are making headway in opening city streets and state and interstate highways this morning. Interstate 29 has reopened from the Canadian border to the North Dakota/South Dakota border. Interstate 94 reopened at 8 a.m.
March 11, 2009 - 1:08pm
Highway 10, other highways reopened
Highway 10 between Lake Park and Moorhead was reopened earlier this morning. Other highways reopened include Highway 210 between Fergus Falls and Breckenridge, and Interstate 94 from Fergus Falls to Moorhead.
March 11, 2009 - 9:12am
February 25, 2009
Stimulus money for greater Minnesota transportation projects expected to create 5,000 jobs
ST. PAUL - Federal economic stimulus money will provide $180 million for 60 Minnesota transportation projects outside the Twin Cities. Gov. Tim Pawlenty flew around the state today announcing his plans for highway construction, paving, bridge and safety projects. "These projects...
February 25, 2009 - 1:07pm
February 10, 2009
Snow plow operators plan to clear roads early Tuesday as motorists urged to use caution
An updated travel alert in North Dakota was issued late Monday by the state's Transportation Department due to expected poor weather conditions. Rain in western North Dakota is expected to change to snow as temperatures drop. Snow accumulation could be heavy at times, which could...
February 10, 2009 - 6:00am
December 28, 2008
Slippery roads lead to death of West Fargo woman
A 47-year-old West Fargo woman was the latest area resident whose life was claimed by icy road conditions in the region in recent days. The Friday night accident involving Kathleen Glanzer and her family and two other vehicles was one of dozens authorities responded to this weekend. On...
December 28, 2008 - 12:00am
November 18, 2008
Goodhue County emergency manager to take same role with MnDOT
Gary Fried, Goodhue County's longtime emergency management director, will succeed Sonia Pitt at the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Pitt,...
November 18, 2008 - 12:00am