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Minnesota Department of Transportation

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 8, 2018
Cass County Board: 2018 highway projects come in under budget
November 8, 2018 - 2:00am
November 1, 2018
A drone flying high about Brainerd shows the newly constructed South Sixth Street, which community members celebrated during a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday, Oct. 31. Jim Stafford / Brainerd Dispatch videoplay button
South 6th Street open for business
November 1, 2018 - 5:00am
Crow Wing County, Brainerd and Jenkins receive $1.4M from MnDOT
November 1, 2018 - 4:30am
September 27, 2018
Crews plant trees along the four-lane Highway 371 from Nisswa to Pequot Lakes on Tuesday, Sept. 25. Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
Trees, shrubs to be planted along new Highway 371 stretch
September 27, 2018 - 4:00am
September 19, 2018
MnDOT training program at Camp Ripley to prepare snowplow operators for winter
September 19, 2018 - 12:26am
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
August 31, 2018
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
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 23, 2018
One teaspoon of road salt permanently pollutes five gallons of water, according to Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District Manager Melissa Barrick. Submitted photo
Class to cover winter salt use best practices
August 23, 2018 - 9:23am
August 12, 2018
MnDOT Graphics
Highway 371 Backus to Hackensack lanes close intermittently beginning Aug. 20
August 12, 2018 - 5:00am
August 11, 2018
Region Five Development Commission receives transportation grant
August 11, 2018 - 6:30am
Photo Illustration
300 bicyclists touring northern Minnesota Aug. 9-12
August 11, 2018 - 5:00am
July 27, 2018
MNDOT graphic
Highway 210 near Staples closes Friday
July 27, 2018 - 2:00am