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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 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
March 21, 2019
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 15, 2019
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
February 11, 2019
Emily: Bids for maintenance shop come in high
February 11, 2019 - 6:00am
February 6, 2019
Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
MnDOT urges caution near snowplows
February 6, 2019 - 5:00pm
January 4, 2019
Forum News Service file photo
MnDOT launches new system to help truckers find safe parking
January 4, 2019 - 6:00pm
December 30, 2018
Dean Peterson, program manager for NRRI’s economic geology group, developed a mapping application MnDOT will use to identify areas where shallow bedrock has the potential to produce acids if disturbed by road projects. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
First-of-a-kind digital map pegs acid risks for MnDOT
December 30, 2018 - 6:00am
December 21, 2018
AAA expects a record 112.5 million Americans to travel by car, airplane, bus, train and cruise ship in the next week and a half. Stock photo
Record-breaking number of Americans to embark on holiday travel
December 21, 2018 - 9:00am
December 20, 2018
A conceptual illustration of Option A for the Memorywood Drive reconstruction project, with the dimensions and components listed. Click on the image to see the entire graphic. Courtesy of Widseth Smith Nolting
Baxter City Council: Council moves on less-invasive option for Memorywood
December 20, 2018 - 10:00am
December 1, 2018
Winter truck load increases begin Dec. 3 for north-central frost zone
December 1, 2018 - 6:30am
November 16, 2018
MnDOT seeks public proposals for small business resource center
November 16, 2018 - 11:30am
November 15, 2018
Motorists may have noticed the speed limit has been increased on eastbound Highway 210 near the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport. 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 / Brainerd Dispatch
Speed limits increase for state highways in statewide MnDOT initiative
November 15, 2018 - 7:00am
November 13, 2018
Jenkins city hall. Echo Journal file photo
Jenkins to receive funds for road improvement
November 13, 2018 - 4:00am