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August 15, 2015
MnDOT urges ATV riders to use caution near Highway 2-Highway 89 construction
BEMIDJI — The Minnesota Department of Transportation is reminding ATV riders that it is illegal to operate within the construction zone at the U.S. Highway 2-state Highway 89 intersection reconstruction, a release said. The overpass construction area is marked with orange snow...
August 15, 2015 - 5:10pm
August 3, 2015
Shevlin Avenue reconstruction project
BEMIDJI -- The Shevlin Avenue reconstruction project began on Monday and the streets affected by this will be Shevlin Avenue Southwest from First Street East to Washington Avenue South. Normal hours will be from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday with some Saturdays involved....
August 3, 2015 - 7:02pm
July 5, 2015
Turn for the better: Overpass to eliminate turning conflict at busy Highway 89 and U.S. Highway 2 intersection
BEMIDJI—Rated as the third-highest in the state for its injury-related crashes, an intersection just west of Bemidji will be replaced this...
July 5, 2015 - 12:48am
July 4, 2015
Highway 89 detour starts Monday
BEMIDJI—A months-long detour on Highway 89 starts Monday. Motorists traveling through the U.S. Highway 2 and state Highway 89 intersection near Bemidji will encounter a partial detour on Highway 89 beginning Monday as the Highway 2 median is closed to traffic, according to...
July 4, 2015 - 6:00pm
July 2, 2015
Irvine Avenue construction starts Monday
BEMIDJI— A months-long road project on Irvine Avenue starts on Monday and will last until late September, weather permitting. The area affected includes a stretch north from Irvine's intersection with Highway 197 to 30th Street Northwest. Local officials are requesting that...
July 2, 2015 - 1:31pm
March 13, 2015
County spring road restrictions in place
BEMIDJI -- Spring load restrictions have been implemented for the two frost zones that cover Beltrami County. The North-Central Frost Zone and North Frost Zone restrictions went into effect on Friday, according to a release from the Beltrami County Highway Department. All gravel...
March 13, 2015 - 7:11pm
February 18, 2015
Bemidji, area projects included in Dayton transportation project list
BEMIDJI -- On Tuesday, Gov. Mark Dayton announced his 10-year, $6 billion transportation plan that included 607 projects to upgrade the state's roads and bridges, which includes several area projects. Dayton broke with a long-standing tradition that governors not release a list...
February 18, 2015 - 6:20pm
October 1, 2014
Letter: Road construction crew kept program accessible
Thank you to the Lake Avenue road crew and utility companies for keeping Hope House accessible during road construction. We know that it was complicated; sometimes it required filling in and re-digging trenches in order to allow someone in or out of the Seventh Street access. Thanks...
October 1, 2014 - 12:05am
June 11, 2014
Fifteenth Street detour over Bemidji Bypass remains in effect
BEMIDJI -- Motorists in Bemidji once again may travel the Bemidji Bypass, Highway 2/71, which had been detoured since June 6 for construction work. Crews removed the bridge deck of the 15th Street bridge during this past weekend. They will construct a new bridge deck later this summer....
June 11, 2014 - 9:47am
April 3, 2014
Highway 2 fixes on tap for 2014 road construction season; 15th Street bridge to get more clearance
BEMIDJI — As the old joke goes, there’s actually just two seasons in Minnesota: winter and road construction. As the former scattered snow...
April 3, 2014 - 11:51pm
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
July 12, 2013
Bemidji road construction continues
BEMIDJI — The following roads are closed to all but emergency and local traffic: - Bemidji Road North, but the intersection at Anne Street Northwest is open. - 15th Street Northwest and Middle School Road. - Scenic Highway Southeast, from Birchmont Beach Road North (County...
July 12, 2013 - 2:41pm
July 8, 2013
Bemidji road construction projects under way
BEMIDJI — The city of Bemidji has begun the 2013 State Aid Bituminous Removal & Resurfacing Project 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and some Saturdays as of yesterday and is expected to last until Aug. 6. The streets included are: - 15th St. NW (Irvine Ave. NW...
July 8, 2013 - 8:05pm
August 17, 2012
Kimmer Road closed in Grant Valley Township
Grant Valley Township is in the process of road construction, effective through Monday evening. Kimmur Road Southwest, located between Fern Lake Road Southeast and Buchanan Avenue Southwest, south of Adams Avenue Southwest, will be closed to traffic at a location just west of Buchanan...
August 17, 2012 - 11:54pm