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traffic and construction

September 22, 2018
Vehicles travel the new roundabout on Excelsior Road by Cub Foods and Boomer Pizza as work progresses nearby. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Cypress Drive will close to through traffic Monday
September 22, 2018 - 9:00am
September 18, 2018
Protesters prepare to leave a construction site near the Mississippi River in Clearwater County on Tuesday, Sept. 18. (Jillian Gandsey | Forum News Service)
Line 3 protesters block Clearwater County roadwork
September 18, 2018 - 6:40pm
September 16, 2018
Washington County water-cleaning projects won't start until 2020
September 16, 2018 - 5:27pm
September 13, 2018
Expect delays on Highway 210 in Brainerd, Baxter, as lanes intermittently close through Sept. 21
September 13, 2018 - 9:00am
September 11, 2018
The road will still be an active construction site during this milling process and the detour West of 371 will remain open. The road will remain closed to all but local traffic, and will remain an active construction area.
Road milling to begin on 371 project between Backus and Hackensack
September 11, 2018 - 1:30pm
September 7, 2018
Photo Illustration
Night work, lane closures on Highway 210 in Brainerd the week of Sept. 10
September 7, 2018 - 10:00am
September 4, 2018
This map shows the Minnesota Department of Transportation's approved Highway 371 detour from Backus to Hackensack in blue, and an alternate detour the Echo Journal identified in black. (Click on the image to view the entire graphic.) Echo Journal Illustration
Backus to Hackensack detour officially open. Highway 371 closed to through traffic
September 4, 2018 - 2:36pm
September 2, 2018
Spray patching continues this week in Crow Wing County
September 2, 2018 - 5:30am
September 1, 2018
The former connection from Excelsior Road to Edgewood Drive in Baxter by Cub Foods will be a new parking area by Boomer Pizza as the new Edgewood Drive connects with Excelsior farther west behind the strip mall. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Construction update: Crews maintain access to businesses
September 1, 2018 - 10:00am
August 31, 2018
MnDOT graphic.
Watch for increased traffic near South 6th Street as school begins
August 31, 2018 - 10:00am
A map indicating the portion of Highway 210 between Ironton and Brainerd to be reconstructed in summer 2019 (orange), as well as the signed detour (blue). Graphic / Minnesota Department of Transportation
MnDOT to reconstruct Hwy 210 from Brainerd to Ironton
August 31, 2018 - 9:00am
August 26, 2018
Spray patching continues this week in Crow Wing County
August 26, 2018 - 10:30am
Motorists who travel Highway 371 between Highway 10 in Little Falls and Morrison County Road 48/233rd Street (Pink highlighted area), just north of Little Falls, may encounter delays beginning Tuesday, Aug. 28. All lanes of Highway 371 will open by Sept. 15. Google maps/
Highway 371 north of Little Falls reduced to single lane beginning Aug. 28
August 26, 2018 - 7:00am
August 25, 2018
The $5.7 million South Sixth Street reconstruction project is on the final segment between Pine and Washington streets. Work is expected to continue to mid-October. Submitted photo / Sue Sterling
South 6th Street project on final segment: Work continues on Excelsior Road at Cypress and Edgewood
August 25, 2018 - 5:00am
August 24, 2018
MnDOT invites public to open house in Highway 371 construction
August 24, 2018 - 9:30am