State transportation officials have launched a campaign to make Minnesota's streets and roads safer for pedestrians. They say October is a dangerous month for pedestrians as dusk arrives earlier. Two dozen pedestrians have died in Minnesota so far this year.
The Minnesota Department of Transportation is holding an open house for the upcoming Highway 10/Benton County Road 2 Interchange project. The meeting will be Monday at Rice City hall from 4:30-6:30 p.m.
You will encounter a detour and delays on Highway 23/Division Street in St. Cloud on Monday night. The Minnesota Department of Transportation is closing the road between Lincoln Avenue and Wilson Avenue at 7:00 p.m. Monday.
The Highway 23 Paynesville Bypass opens Friday, more than a month ahead of schedule. The 7 1/2 mile, four-lane divided bypass runs north of New London from Kandyohi County Road 6 to west of 263rd Avenue in Paynesville.