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letters to the editor
February 11, 2016
Pequot Lakes: CSAH 11 detour conditions approved: Detour to start this spring
The Pequot Lakes City Council on Tuesday, Feb. 2, approved conditions related to the County State Aid Highway (CSAH) 11 detour route that will occur this spring through late fall for construction related to the Highway 371 four-lane expansion project. The approval is contingent upon...
February 11, 2016 - 11:07am
January 14, 2016
Pequot Lakes: Derksen Road chosen as CSAH 11 detour route
The Pequot Lakes City Council on Tuesday, Jan. 5, chose Derksen Road as the preferred traffic detour of County State Aid Highway (CSAH) 11. The detour is part of the Highway 371 expansion project. The detour would start in May, and be expected to last through November while a CSAH...
January 14, 2016 - 2:22pm
December 23, 2015
MnDOT holds 371 expansion open house
Dozens of residents from Pequot Lakes, Breezy Point, Nisswa and Jenkins filled the conference room of Pequot Lakes City Hall on Tuesday, Dec....
December 23, 2015 - 11:33am
December 11, 2015
Public invited to learn about Nisswa to Jenkins Highway 371 four-lane expansion project at Dec. 15 open house
Area residents, business owners and motorists are invited to attend an open house to learn about, and provide input on, the Highway 371 Nisswa to Jenkins four-lane expansion project. The open house will be from 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec.
December 11, 2015 - 10:39am
December 9, 2015
Pequot Lakes: CSAH 11 traffic detour proposed: Tree clearing for Highway 371 expansion to start in January
SIDEBAR BOX FOR PAGE 1: Area residents, business owners and motorists are invited to attend an open house to learn about, and provide input on, the Highway 371 expansion project from 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 15, at Pequot Lakes City Hall. Earlier that day, from 8-10 a.m.
December 9, 2015 - 10:48am
November 18, 2015
Jenkins: Council chimes in on Highway 371 project
With the Highway 371 expansion project fast approaching, the Jenkins City Council on Monday, Nov. 9, decided to review agreements regarding roadway improvements, according to city clerk Krista Okerman. The agreement being reviewed was proposed between Crow Wing County, the state...
November 18, 2015 - 11:04am
November 12, 2015
Breezy Point woman injured in crash
A 36-year-old Breezy Point woman suffered injuries to her hand following a rear-end collision Friday, Nov. 6, on Highway 371 in Pequot Lakes. The Minnesota State Patrol reported shortly before 1 p.m., Ross M. Treadway, 24, St. Cloud, was driving a 2010 Chevrolet pickup southbound...
November 12, 2015 - 8:30am
November 11, 2015
Pine River woman ejected in rollover crash
A 23-year-old Pine River woman was in critical condition Sunday, Nov. 8, after she was ejected during a rollover crash on Highway 371 north of Fort Ripley. The Minnesota State Patrol reported Brienna J. Rodriguez, 23, was airlifted to North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale after...
November 11, 2015 - 4:30pm
Pequot Lakes: Council hears updates on Highway 371 expansion project
The Pequot Lakes City Council learned Tuesday, Nov.
November 11, 2015 - 1:16pm
July 17, 2015
Pequot Lakes: Council chooses bridge designs
The Pequot Lakes City Council on Tuesday, July 7, approved two bridge designs for the two bridges associated with the Highway 371 expansion project. The Paul Bunyan Trail bridge north of County Road 107 over the new Highway 371 will feature a city emblem designed by a local artist...
July 17, 2015 - 12:07pm
April 29, 2015
Pequot Lakes: Council, county continue road turnback talks
The Pequot Lakes City Council continues to negotiate with Crow Wing County regarding road turnbacks related to the Highway 371 four-lane expansion project set to begin next year. Time is of the essence to make decisions, Tim Bray, county highway engineer, told the council Tuesday,...
April 29, 2015 - 3:34pm
April 15, 2015
Lane closures on Highway 371 between Baxter, Pine River begin April 20
Motorists on Highway 371 between Baxter and Pine River will encounter lane closures, work crews and possible delays as segments of the road are intermittently reduced to a single lane beginning Monday, April 20. The lane closures will occur from sunrise to sunset through April 30...
April 15, 2015 - 2:08pm
April 1, 2015
Pequot Lakes: Cost of road turnbacks further discussed
The Pequot Lakes City Council on Tuesday, March 24, further discussed the possibility of taking over roads after Highway 371 expands to four lanes in 2016. The city is negotiating with Crow Wing County and the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) regarding road turnbac...
April 1, 2015 - 2:31pm
March 18, 2015
Nisswa: Meeting regarding proposed noise wall slated Tuesday in Nisswa
A public meeting regarding a proposed 20-foot tall noise barrier along the east side of Highway 371 through downtown Nisswa will be held from 8-10 a.m.
March 18, 2015 - 3:23pm
March 13, 2015
Pequot Lakes: Road turnback discussion continues
The Pequot Lakes City Council learned Tuesday, March 3, that the price Crow Wing County is offering to pay for the city to take over three road segments does not cover the entire cost of improvements suggested for the roads. The county would pay an estimated $5,652,000 for the city...
March 13, 2015 - 2:48pm