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Tickets available for Trump rally in Fargo
1,700 reading, math tutors sought for Minnesota schools
DAC collaborates with artist Marsha Wolff
Head off the heartbreak: Child drowning can be prevented
New park ordinance approved in Nevis
Esox rally to edge Midway in battle for first place
Area runners compete in 42nd Duluth Marathon
Legion makes season debut by sweeping Walker/Nevis
Teen girl wows speedway crowd by playing national anthem, then racing her car
NORTHLAND NATURE JOURNAL: The big catch up
Kenneth William Parsons
Ronald "Ron" Ralph Lindbom
Millie Ann Donnay
Closing arguments for and against Line 3
PUC decision on Line 3 expected by end of June
Robocalls fray consumers' nerves
Take time for a mid-year small business checkup
Saying goodbye: Historic Norby's Department Store closing leaves family, community heartbroken
Place a Business Announcement
Great American Story deadline approaches
An afternoon with author Ahmed Ismail Yusuf
Red Bridge Park Sculpture Trail to be unveiled June 16
2nd Street Stage kicks off June 14
Upcoming Prince album features nine new tracks
NORTHLAND NATURE JOURNAL: The big catch up
Lindows take top honors at Cirks Fishing Tournament
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
Local and state fishing reports
WEEKEND ADVENTURES: Best intentions for Boundary Waters trip
Commentary: Anti-gun Parkland students expected to visit Fargo/Moorhead, Bismarck, and Standing Rock this month
COMMENTARY: Politics: We need it
Paid political letter policy takes effect
COMMENTARY: A Memorial Day message from the Park Rapids DAV
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
May 28, 2018
Highway 87 resurfacing scheduled for May 29-30
Motorists can expect delays on Highway 87 between Highway 71 and Hubbard County Road 13 as crews repave the road surface on May 29-30, weather permitting. Highway 87 is currently under a 7-ton load limit restriction which will be lifted when the two-day resurfacing project is complete....
May 28, 2018 - 10:08pm
August 27, 2017
Highway 71 detour between Itasca State Park and Lake George begins Sept. 5
Motorists on Highway 71 will encounter a detour beginning Monday, Sept. 5 as crews begin a resurfacing project between Itasca State Park and Lake George. The detour follows Hubbard County Road 4 and Highway 34. It is expected to last until mid-October, weather permitting. Mark Sand...
August 27, 2017 - 8:47am
July 14, 2015
Construction on Highway 371 between Cass Lake and Walker begins Monday
BEMIDJI, Minn. – Motorists on Highway 371 between Cass Lake and Walker should expect lane closures, slow traffic and delays as a construction project begins Monday, July 20. Flaggers and a pilot car will allow one-way, alternating traffic through the work zone.
July 14, 2015 - 2:52pm
May 22, 2015
Lane closures on Highway 10 in Detroit Lakes lifted for Memorial Day weekend
The four driving lanes on Highway 10 will open from midday Friday, May 22, until the morning of Tuesday, May 26. Some access points to adjacent frontage roads have been closed or modified. Those changes will remain in place through the weekend. Even though work will stop for...
May 22, 2015 - 11:05am
After Memorial Day, tough traffic ahead near Detroit Lakes
Drivers in the Detroit Lakes area can expect a brief reprieve this weekend from some of the area's recent construction-induced traffic delays...
May 22, 2015 - 10:04am
May 5, 2015
Resurfacing of eastbound Highway 2 east of Fosston begins May 11
Motorists on Highway 2 east of Fosston will experience daytime lane shifts beginning Monday, May 11, as crews begin resurfacing work on eastbound Highway 2. Eastbound traffic will be switched to the westbound side of Highway 2, with head-to-head traffic occurring. Crews...
May 5, 2015 - 2:06pm
April 16, 2015
Lane closures on Highway 371 between Baxter, Pine River begin Monday
Motorists on Highway 371 between Baxter and Pine River will encounter lane closures, work crews and possible delays as segments of the road are intermittently reduced to a single lane beginning Monday, the Minnesota Department of Transportation reported. The lane closures...
April 16, 2015 - 8:37am
April 15, 2015
Dig starts on city street project
By KEVIN CEDERSTROM email@example.com Work is underway on Phase One of the Riverside area street project. Active construction...
April 15, 2015 - 12:05pm
Highway 197 project starts Wednesday in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Motorists on Highway 197 (Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest) in the city of Bemidji will experience daytime lane closures beginning Wednesday as crews begin work along the eastbound lanes of the highway. Minimal delays should be expected, according to a release from the Minnesota...
April 15, 2015 - 8:28am
March 24, 2015
Major road projects could snarl Detroit Lakes summer traffic
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.
March 24, 2015 - 11:39am
February 16, 2015
Fixing Minnesota roads can cost millions per mile
Fixing roads is expensive. Minnesota legislators and Gov. Mark Dayton generally agree that roads need upgrading, but they differ wildly on how to go about funding the pricey work. Estimates about how much money is needed to bring the road system up to acceptable standards...
February 16, 2015 - 8:16am
June 2, 2014
Akeley to Laporte road work begins June 9
Motorists on Highway 64 between Akeley and Highway 200 in the Laporte area will experience daytime lane closures when a shoulder widening and paving project begins Monday, June 9, weather permitting. The 15-mile project will include new paved shoulder and aggregate shoulder...
June 2, 2014 - 2:01pm
May 22, 2014
Highway 59 resurfacing project begins May 27
Motorists on Highway 59 between Detroit Lakes and the Buffalo River north of Callaway will encounter intermittent lane and shoulder closures when a resurfacing project begins Tuesday, May 27, weather permitting. The project also includes several culvert replacements and pedestrian...
May 22, 2014 - 7:59am
May 12, 2014
Hwy 59 roundabout construction to begin
Motorists on Highway 59 in Detroit Lakes will experience possible delays when a roundabout construction project at Willow Street and Long Lake Road begins Monday, May 12, weather permitting. Highway 59 will remain open throughout the project with reduced speeds. The stop...
May 12, 2014 - 8:07am
April 7, 2014
Roundabout to be built in DL
Nathan Bowe/DL Newspapers The oval-shaped roundabout will be designed to allow oversized truck loads — including trucks hauling wind turbine...
April 7, 2014 - 8:31am