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Citing safety, MnDOT plans highway interchange west of Bemidji

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BEMIDJI — On a recent rainy afternoon, a bouquet of flowers sat in the ditch separating the two directions of U.S. Highway 2, adjacent to its intersection with State Highway 89.


The flowers are a reminder of an unspecified crash at this crossing —it’s unclear from driving by if the bouquet is marked. But it does mark one of the most dangerous intersections in the state.

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John Hageman
John Hageman covers local business and Grand Forks' legislative delegation. Get more business news at 
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