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Minnesota Department of Transportation

March 14, 2019
Ice houses, like this one on Lake Bemidji, have to be removed from northern Minnesota lakes by Monday, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Monday deadline to remove fish houses
March 14, 2019 - 4:18pm
UPDATED: More roads close as storm sweeps into NW Minnesota
March 14, 2019 - 3:05pm
March 1, 2019
Since October, 71 inches of snow has fallen in the Bemidji area and is piling in parking lots like this one at the Westridge Shopping Center. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
A snowy struggle: Tough conditions have made this winter more difficult than most
March 1, 2019 - 6:46pm
February 28, 2019
Traffic safety a top priority for future Highway 197 work
February 28, 2019 - 5:08pm
February 7, 2019
Kiara Loechler digs out her driveway in Bemidji on Thursday. The snow prompted a travel advisory throughout the northwest portion of the state. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Blowing on through: Winter storm moves through region; icy cold to follow
February 7, 2019 - 7:10pm
Busy road to get busier: Bemidji's busiest corridor scheduled for improvements the next 5 to 8 years
February 7, 2019 - 7:02pm
January 25, 2019
According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation, where road quality allows, speed limits will be increased from 55 mph to 60 on state two-lane highways. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
Area highways will see speed limit increases
January 25, 2019 - 5:58pm
December 27, 2018
George Gardner uses a snowblower to clear snow along Birchmont Drive Northeast on Thursday in Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
UPDATED: Snow blankets region: Region remains in winter storm warning through Friday morning
December 27, 2018 - 5:05pm
A snow plow pushes snow along Minnesota Avenue Northwest on Thursday morning in Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Plowing on through: Major storm keeps plows busy for city, county and state
December 27, 2018 - 3:59pm
December 6, 2018
Open House for Highway 197 corridor study
December 6, 2018 - 1:52pm
December 1, 2018
A mother and her daughter board Amtrak’s Empire Builder passenger train at the St. Paul Union Depot on Tuesday. The Empire Builder travels from the Union Depot to Chicago daily. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Second daily train from St. Paul to Chicago likely; high-speed rail prospects stalled
December 1, 2018 - 11:15am
November 11, 2018
Regional projects included in MnDOT's 10-year plan
November 11, 2018 - 5:54am
November 8, 2018
Minneapolis skyline. Wikipedia Commons
MnDOT plans $10B in key projects over 10 years
November 8, 2018 - 9:32am
October 25, 2018
The DTA officially unveiled it first of a fleet of seven electric buses Thursday morning. Attendees of the event got a free ride up to Superior Street and back to the Duluth Transportation Center. Bob King / Forum News Service
Duluth unveils new electric bus
October 25, 2018 - 6:59pm
October 17, 2018
Lane closures on Highway 197 to begin Thursday
October 17, 2018 - 11:04am