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Highway 59 resurfacing between Winger and Ogema to begin May 8

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Motorists on Highway 59 will experience lane closures and delays between Winger and Ogema as crews begin a resurfacing project on Monday, May 8.

An open house will be held on May 9 from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the White Earth Tribal and Community College (2250 College Road) in Mahnomen, Minnesota.

Project staff will be on hand to answer questions regarding the 36-mile resurfacing project. It is scheduled be complete by September 1.

The project includes additional work in Mahnomen with the construction of a center turn lane, sidewalks, a bike trail and pedestrian accessibility improvements. This work will be completed during the month of June.

For more details visit the project website,

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