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Minnesota Department of Transportation

April 24, 2019
Reader Opinion: Minnesota roads crumbling?
April 24, 2019 - 9:34am
April 23, 2019
Reader Opinion: Road construction season
April 23, 2019 - 9:19am
April 20, 2019
Adopt a Highway enables residents who are environmentally conscious to make a personal contribution to a cleaner environment. Minnesota Department of Transportation. Click or tap to view the entire image.
MnDOT sees $7 million benefit from Adopt a Highway
April 20, 2019 - 8:00am
April 19, 2019
Highway 27 bridge in Little Falls closes April 29
April 19, 2019 - 11:30am
April 18, 2019
Motorists who travel Highway 169 between Garrison and Crow Wing County Road 26, located south of Garrison, may encounter additional delays during peak travel times after the four-lane segment of the road is reduced to a single lane in each direction beginning April 29.
Highway 169 south of Garrison to reduce to single lane beginning April 29
April 18, 2019 - 12:30pm
April 17, 2019
In this file photo from May of 2017, units of the Minnesota National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve train at Camp Ripley. Photo courtesy Camp Ripley Public Affairs
Cass County Board: 2019 promises to be a busy year at Camp Ripley
April 17, 2019 - 3:00pm
April 5, 2019
Road construction on South Sixth Street in south Brainerd in 2018. For construction season 2019, Minnesota motorists will look to contend with as many as 221 projects across the state. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
MnDOT unveils central MN projects list for 2019 construction season
April 5, 2019 - 5:00am
April 4, 2019
Minnesota Transportation Commissioner Margaret Anderson Kelliher on Thursday, April 4, 2019, outlined more than 200 proposed road, bridge and other infrastructure projects slated to take place this summer. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Orange cone alert: MnDOT announces 221 construction projects coming this summer
April 4, 2019 - 11:58am
March 25, 2019
A BNSF train stalled on the tracks Saturday, March 23, by Northwest 4th Street in Brainerd. The train blocked traffic for about an hour and a half.  Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
'Track issues' stalls BNSF train along Hwy 210, blocks south Brainerd-Baxter
March 25, 2019 - 3:00am
March 21, 2019
The program offers a variety of blowing snow control options, including long-term solutions such as trees, shrubs, native grasses or structural snow fences and short-term solutions such as standing corn rows or stacked hay bales. Photo illustration, Metro Creative Graphics, Inc.
MnDOT public meeting to discuss using blowing snow control on upcoming road project
March 21, 2019 - 10:00am
Project Development Manager Eric Schiller with MnDOT outlines plans for the bridge to be built over the Pine River in the city of Pine River. Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
Pine River: MnDOT presents Barclay bridge plan
March 21, 2019 - 4:00am
March 20, 2019
Little Falls chamber to host Highway 27 reconstruction meetings
March 20, 2019 - 12:30pm
March 15, 2019
An orange hazard warning marker alerts pedestrians of the water-removing hose across the sidewalk working to clean up minor flooding Thursday, March 14, at the Washington Educational Services Building on Oak Street. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Flood waters cause minor damage to school buildings
March 15, 2019 - 9:00am
First Street in downtown Pequot Lakes was covered by water on Thursday, March 14. Denton Newman Jr. / Echo Journal
MnDOT advises motorists to watch for flooded areas
March 15, 2019 - 3:00am
February 25, 2019
Washington Street Bridge on Friday, Feb. 22, in Brainerd. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Concerns mount over Washington Street Bridge walkability
February 25, 2019 - 7:00am