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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Time for a love story
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What about kids that don't want to learn?
PRIME TIME: Children's Time on Sunday morning
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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The BWCA: Memories of a special place of pure, natural beauty
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Spring is here, and open water isn't too far behind
Catch-and-release walleye season for Mille Lacs Lake again this year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Reassess ice conditions every day and make safe decisions
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Torry's Van Benefit
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Minnesota Department of Transportation
June 1, 2015
MnDOT nears completion on Mississippi River Trail signs
The Minnesota Department of Transportation expects a three-year project installing signs to mark the 800-mile Mississippi River Trail in Minnesota...
June 1, 2015 - 2:43pm
March 23, 2015
MnDOT plans aerial photo work in northwest Minnesota
BEMIDJI -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation will conduct aerial mapping this spring of several locations in northwest Minnesota. The mapping will create a record of existing infrastructure and landscape along, and adjacent to, MnDOT right of way for transportation planning...
March 23, 2015 - 5:47pm
February 18, 2015
MnDOT, local groups plan better bike routes in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- If you bike on the shores of Lake Bemidji up north or the side of Lake Street in Minneapolis, the Minnesota Department of Transportation wants to hear from you. MnDOT hosted an open house with state and local officials Wednesday in Bemidji to gather public comment on...
February 18, 2015 - 8:42pm
February 17, 2015
MNDOT to host bike trails meeting in Bemidji on Wednesday
BEMIDJI -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation will host a meeting in Bemidji today to gather public comment on its plan for a statewide network of bike trails. The meeting is the third in a series of nine scheduled statewide, with the additional goals of helping to fix...
February 17, 2015 - 4:18pm
August 21, 2014
15th Street Bridge over U.S. Highway 2 reopens
BEMIDJI – A heavily traveled span over U.S. Highway 2 in Bemidji has reopened. The Minnesota Department of Transportation said Thursday the 15th Street Bridge in Bemidji is now open to traffic. The bridge has been closed since June 6 when work began to renovate and raise the...
August 21, 2014 - 4:09pm
August 23, 2013
Detour lifted on Highway 200 near Laporte
LAPORTE -- The detour on state Highway 200 near Laporte has been lifted, the Minnesota Department of Transportation said Friday. The detour has been in place since May 28 as crews worked to reconstruct a stretch of the highway, including replacing culverts and resurface work for...
August 23, 2013 - 1:03pm
August 15, 2013
15th Street bridge set to reopen
BEMIDJI -- A bridge spanning U.S. Highway 2 should be reopen by this morning after being struck by a semi truck last month. Traffic on the 15th Street bridge, which has been closed since July 13 when the semi carrying an overhead load struck the beams under the structure, will be...
August 15, 2013 - 9:41am
July 31, 2013
15th Street Bridge reopening delayed
BEMIDJI --EMDASH-- The 15th Street bridge spanning U.S. Highway 2 won't be open until mid-August. The Minnesota Department of Transportation made the announcement Wednesday afternoon. The bridge was struck by a semi traveling on the highway July 13. "The concrete barriers that will...
July 31, 2013 - 5:39pm
July 30, 2013
Damaged bridge to have higher clearance
BEMIDJI - A bridge that was struck earlier this month by a semitrailer passing under it will have a higher clearance once repairs are completed next summer. TJ Melcher, spokesman for the local district of the Minnesota Department of Transportation, said the beams underneath the 15th...
July 30, 2013 - 6:58pm
July 16, 2013
MnDOT freeway signs to flash traffic death stats
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Digital message signs that currently hang above Minnesota freeways are now being used to encourage good behavior behind the wheel by flashing statistics about the consequences of unsafe driving. The Minnesota Department of Transportation is rolling...
July 16, 2013 - 9:12am
July 15, 2013
MnDOT assesses damage after semi hits Bemidji bridge
BEMIDJI - A bridge spanning U.S. Highway 2 remained closed Monday after a semi carrying heavy equipment struck several beams Saturday. And as...
July 15, 2013 - 6:25pm
July 1, 2013
Several area highway projects start next week
BEMIDJI — Motorists can expect brief delays beginning July 8 on Highway 2 and 200 in Cass, Clearwater, Hubbard and Polk counties for preventive maintenance seal coating projects. Drivers are urged to slow down and be alert for loose gravel and oil spraying in these areas. The...
July 1, 2013 - 3:27pm
November 6, 2012
Winter hazards discussed in Bemidji
BEMIDJI – Local law enforcement and public safety officials are advising local residents to stay safe this winter. During a press briefing Monday, officials from the Bemidji police and fire departments, the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office, the Minnesota Department of Transportation,...
November 6, 2012 - 12:11am