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County seeks public comment about cabin lease program
Hwy. 71 south of Bemidji, near Kabekona, now open to traffic
GOP lawmakers report about session
Akeley's Paul Bunyan Days celebration kicks off Friday
Police search for driver in fatal northwest Minnesota hit-and-run
Three Park Rapids teams qualify for Pacesetter state tournaments
Pike defends wheelchair title at Duluth Marathon with record time
Clark goes undefeated for Minnesota at National Duals
Clay Dusters finish 12th at MSHSL state tourney
Panthers receive softball recognition
Gerald "Jerry" Steele
Michelle Ann Koskiniemi
Deloris (Dee) Hazel Donohue
Curtis Lee Grangruth
As resorts, campgrounds continue to disappear, Minnesota tourism industry could take a hit
Dakota Access Pipeline capacity expansion could move 1.1 million barrels per day, operator says
Tariffs, swine fever top of mind as USDA leader sits down with Minn. farm groups
Most Minnesota farmers achieve buffer compliance, even as resentment lingers
Next-generation wireless: Will some areas be left behind when 5G arrives in region?
Place a Business Announcement
Sounds of Spirit Lake concert series returns
Comic legend Bob Newhart to perform at first-ever Minneapolis Comedy Fest
New sculptures greet visitors at Red Bridge Park
Book event promotes Minnesota authors
WHO has deemed video-game addiction a mental disorder. But how much play is too much?
COLA COLUMN: Loon volunteers needed in Hubbard County
Researchers tackle brainworm epidemic in northern Minnesota moose population
More invasive carp confirmed in Mississippi and St. Croix Rivers
DNR asks motorists to 'give turtles a brake'
For the first time, a North Dakota lake is found with zebra mussels
LETTER TO EDITOR: Hubbard County Social Services in turmoil
ENTERPRISE EDITORIAL: County should do its part for regional food bank
GUEST EDITORIAL: Opinion journalism is critical to our communities
COMMENTARY: Rep. Steve Green says most tax increases abandoned in state budget agreement
Column: Soldier describes close calls with death in the trenches of WWI
What you need in your winter survival kit
Recipes: Back to school
traffic - construction
Hwy. 71 south of Bemidji, near Kabekona, now open to traffic
Motorists on U.S. Hwy. 71 south of Bemidji can now resume travel as normal as the project to replace a box culvert near Kabekona has completed, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT). MnDOT crews have been working since June 3 to replace the box culvert. The...
13 hours 39 min ago
June 18, 2019
Speeding problems in Nevis addressed
Concerns about traffic going too fast in Nevis and on Hwy. 34 where the 50-miles-per-hour signs are posted were addressed June 10 at the Nevis City Council meeting. The council first discussed the feasibility of a speed study on Hwy. 34 requested by resident Justin Isaacson last month....
June 18, 2019 - 5:00pm
June 17, 2019
Hwy. 71 work on schedule, says MnDOT
According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT), work continues to progress on schedule. Crews have been working on 11th street on the new storm sewer system to capacitate a larger amount of water since Hwy. 71 will soon have a new curb and gutter system. This week,...
June 17, 2019 - 3:32pm
June 13, 2019
Cass Lake Hwy. 371 project open house June 20
Cass Lake residents are invited to an open house for the urban reconstruction of State Hwy. 371. The event is scheduled from 4 to 6 p.m.Thursday, June 20 at Cass Lake City Hall, 330 Second Street NW. Along with the contractor, staff from the Minnesota Department of Transportation...
June 13, 2019 - 4:49pm
June 1, 2019
Two seriously injured in Hwy. 71 accident Friday
A collision on U.S. Hwy. 71, north of Park Rapids at 190th St., Friday afternoon resulted in both drivers being airlifted to Sanford Hospital in Fargo.
June 1, 2019 - 10:47am
May 31, 2019
Hwy. 71 detour, south of Bemidji, begins June 3
Motorists on U.S. Hwy. 71, south of Bemidji, can expect a detour as crews begin work on June 3 at the Kabekona River, replacing a box culvert. Motorists will detour onto Hubbard County Roads 36 and 16. The $388,000 project will improve drainage for Hwy. 71 and is expected to last...
May 31, 2019 - 10:13am
May 30, 2019
Roundabout work begins June 3, expect traffic delays
Motorists will experience lane closures, detours and delays as construction begins in Park Rapids on June 3. Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) crews will be constructing a roundabout on Hwy. 71 at the intersection with Hubbard County Roads 15 and 53 in Park Rapids. The...
May 30, 2019 - 5:15pm
May 28, 2019
Hwy 10 roadwork: Delays begin June 3
Hwy 10 will have single-lane closures with use of flaggers and a pilot car beginning Monday, June 3 in Wadena. First, crews will resurface the west end between Bluffton and 3rd St W in Wadena, then the east end between Harry Rich Dr and Oink Joint Rd. Drivers will have to stop and...
May 28, 2019 - 9:17am
April 17, 2019
Hwy. 34 project delayed until 2023
Due to shifts in funding at the Minnesota Department of Transportation, the State Hwy. 34 project in Akeley has been pushed back a year from 2022 to 2023. Project coordinator Laura Hadrava delivered the news at the April 10 Akeley City Council meeting. "There has been a fairly recent...
April 17, 2019 - 12:00pm
April 10, 2019
Grand Forks down to one river crossing, traffic delays expected
GRAND FORKS — Traffic moved smoothly on the Kennedy Bridge Tuesday evening, April 9, but that won't always be the case for the next few days....
April 10, 2019 - 6:32am
January 23, 2019
More Minnesota highways approved for 60 mph speed limits after study shows we were driving that fast anyway
ST. PAUL - Speed limits on most rural, two-lane highways in Minnesota are increasing from 55 mph to 60 mph.And yes, it’s safe, state officials...
January 23, 2019 - 4:40pm
Minnesota’s roads and how we pay for them: A primer.
ST. PAUL — Here’s what you need to know about Minnesota’s roads and bridges as the Legislature prepares to start another debate on how...
December 23, 2018 - 5:15pm
Minnesota’s gas tax hike debate renewed. Will this be the year?
ST. PAUL — Minnesota drivers who are fed up with potholed pavements or time-wasting traffic jams know that many of the state’s roads and...
December 23, 2018 - 5:13pm
December 15, 2018
Roundabout project to begin May 2019: U.S. Hwy. 71 South will be closed during final phase
The Park Rapids City Council approved two agreements on Tuesday involving street, sidewalk, water and sewer improvements connected with the state's U.S. Hwy. 71 project, planned for 2019 at the south end of the city. Jon Olson with Apex Engineering gave the council an update about...
December 15, 2018 - 3:00pm
November 17, 2018
For those who can't drive 55, MnDOT initiative for state highways is just the ticket
ST. PAUL -- This one’s for all the speed demons out there. As motorists might have noticed, stretches of state highways have seen speed limits...
November 17, 2018 - 7:30am