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Slow down in construction zone on Hwy 197 and Hwy 71 in Bemidji; Detour may be removed early next week

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BEMIDJI, Minn. - Motorists are reminded to slow down and keep alert in the construction zone on Highway 197 and Highway 71 on the south end of Bemidji as crews work on major reconstruction of the roadway and a new bridge over U.S. Highway 2.


Drivers should be especially alert at the temporary 4-way stop at Carr Lake Road/County Road 404 crossing.

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