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August 23, 2012
Woman struck and killed in Maple Grove
MAPLE GROVE, Minn. (AP) — Police in Maple Grove are working to identify a woman struck and killed while walking in a construction zone.
August 23, 2012 - 11:17am
August 22, 2012
Construction projects impact traffic on area roads
BEMIDJI - Paving and road projects are ongoing through the area, forcing at least one closure. In Grant Valley Township and Bemidji has several road project upgrades taking place. Today, Stone Lake Road Southwest, north of Division St (County Road 14), is closed to traffic in order...
August 22, 2012 - 2:48pm
2 teens killed, 3 injured in Burnsville crash
BURNSVILLE, Minn. (AP) — Witnesses told investigators a car was speeding and swerving before it crashed in Burnsville, killing two teens and injuring three others.
August 22, 2012 - 7:46am
Minnesota traffic deaths increase
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota has seen 205 traffic deaths so far this year, according to Sgt. Jesse Grabow of the State Patrol. He said in a news release Tuesday that a year ago at this time, the count was 204. A total of 368 died on Minnesota roads in 2011, the lowest annual total since...
August 22, 2012 - 7:42am
August 9, 2012
Sink hole prompts road closure in Hubbard County near Highway 2
BEMIDJI - A section of Hubbard County State Aid Highway 36 will be closed today due to a sink hole. The section is about a half mile south of U.S. Highway 2, where crews will be working to repair the road. Enbridge Pipelines will perform the work, using signs and flaggers to direct...
August 9, 2012 - 8:58am
August 6, 2012
Federal funding announced for bridge project in Chippewa National Forest
CASS LAKE - Federal funding for a bridge project over Boy River on the Leech Lake Indian Reservation will make travel safer, a tribal officer said Monday. A news release from the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe said the U.S. Department of Transportation awarded $770,000 for the project. "The...
August 6, 2012 - 3:16pm
Irvine Avenue work will bring delays starting Tuesday
BEMIDJI - Utility work is scheduled to begin Tuesday, weather permitting, on Irvine Avenue north of Anne Street. The Beltrami County Highway Department said motorists should expect delays, and if possible, find an alternate route. Construction crews will be working on a sewer main...
August 6, 2012 - 12:15pm
August 2, 2012
UPDATED: Patrol identifies semi driver killed in rollover near Leech Lake
WHIPHOLT - WHIPHOLT - A semi-truck driver died early today after the rig he was driving rolled near Leech Lake's Whipholt Beach. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, 31-year-old Lance E. Mein of Bertha was traveling east on Highway 200, crossed over the west-bound lane and rolled...
August 2, 2012 - 4:06pm
Bemidji man who struck bicyclist had green light
BAXTER - A bicyclist who died here Tuesday night struck a pickup truck driven by a Bemidji man. Gregory Marsolek, 51, of Brainerd was riding east on Excelsior Road when he entered the intersection of U.S. Highway 371. Nell Rearick, 53, of Bemidji was driving north on Highway 371,...
August 2, 2012 - 12:04pm
July 31, 2012
I-94 crash fatal for two teens; victims all from New Richmond
NEW RICHMOND, Wis. - Two teenagers here - ages 16 and 17 - died Monday afternoon as the result of injuries suffered when their 2000 Dodge Durango struck the rear a flatbed semi-rig that had slowed in heavy eastbound traffic about 1:20 p.m. In a news released issued at 5:33 a.m. Tuesday,...
July 31, 2012 - 7:54am
July 26, 2012
2 killed in collision near Redwood Falls
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. -- The drivers of two vehicles were killed in a collision about 9:30 p.m. Tuesday west of Redwood Falls. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Kari K. Ouoba, 33, of Fairmont, Minn., and Alvin L. Wohnoutka, 76, of Milroy, Minn., were driving vehicles that collided...
July 26, 2012 - 9:07am
July 24, 2012
Crews ready to pour concrete deck for Paul Bunyan State Trail bridge
BEMIDJI - Pouring of the concrete deck of the Paul Bunyan State Trail Bridge will force the closure of Minnesota Highway 197 here Wednesday night. The highway will close at First Avenue starting at 9 p.m. as workers pour the concrete deck over the main bridge span. The highway will...
July 24, 2012 - 6:33pm
July 19, 2012
Both lanes of traffic open on Highway 2 bypass over river
BEMIDJI -- Crews completed the bridge work on the Highway 2 bypass over the Mississippi River Wednesday, opening both the east and westbound lanes to traffic. The Highway 2 bridge over the Mississippi River and the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad had been subject to lane restrictions...
July 19, 2012 - 3:32pm
July 12, 2012
Trail bridge span installation planned for tonight, detours will be in place
BEMIDJI - Placement of the main bridge span for the Paul Bunyan State Trail here is scheduled to begin tonight. U.S. Highway 197 at First Avenue Southeast will be closed to vehicle traffic starting at 9 p.m. It is scheduled to reopen at 5 a.m. Friday. A signed detour through the...
July 12, 2012 - 10:42am
July 11, 2012
10th Street NW closed overnight
BEMIDJI - Due to wet conditions, 10th Street Northwest between Rice Street and Jeannette Avenue closed at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. It is expected the road will be closed until at least 9 a.m. Thursday. Motorists are asked to use caution.
July 11, 2012 - 5:45pm