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snowplow

Want to buy a MnDOT snowplow? Here's how.

The state is auctioning off snowplows and a bunch of other random stuff.

Twitter - Chisago Co Sheriff - 35 Crash Sept 3 2021

Authorities warn of 'serious crash' on I-35 north of Twin Cities

Roads are expected to be busy as people travel for Labor Day weekend.

Truck jackknifes in Lowry Tunnel.

Watch: Semi truck jackknives in Lowry Tunnel, halts traffic

It happened Saturday on eastbound I-94 in Minneapolis.

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MnPASS will become E-ZPass next month

E-ZPass is accepted in toll lanes in 18 other states.

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Multiple emergency vehicles respond to crash on I-35 in Lakeville

It appears the crash involved a semi-truck and another vehicle.

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Record-setting temps cause dozens of roads to buckle in Twin Cities metro

Don't drive on buckled pavement, and call 911 if you see pavement issues.

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Highway 12 between Orono and Independence closed for 4 months

Crews will be making safety improvements along the "Corridor of Death."

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MnDOT automates winter weather alerts for highway signs

Previously, a MnDOT staff member had to pay attention to the weather and enter the alert for the appropriate areas, delaying how quickly messages got to the public.

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Here are the big 2021 road construction projects in Minnesota

From finishing the I-35W project in Minneapolis to starting a massive road project in Duluth, it's set to be a busy orange cone season in Minnesota.

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MnDOT: Don't be scared by our snow tow plow truck

The tow plow, which is like two plows in one, helps clear roads faster after it snows.

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Nonprofit seeks $6M toward land bridge to reconnect St. Paul's Rondo neighborhood

The land bridge would reconnect the Rondo neighborhood in St. Paul, which was torn apart when I-94 was built in the 1960s, displacing hundreds of families and businesses.

Kern Bridge

City of Mankato chosen as new owner of historic bridge

The Kern Bridge crossed the Le Seur River from 1873 to 2020.

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Minneapolis' 3rd Avenue bridge to close for almost 2 years

Beginning Jan. 4, the bridge will be closed for a two-year restoration project

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MnDOT asks people to name its snowplows, and the suggestions are great

Plow Bunyan is an easy one. What else do we got, Minnesota?

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MnDOT launches winter travel alerts via text, email for SE MN

Those who sign up will be alerted about crashes and weather that could significantly impact travel.

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This video of the Lowry Hill Tunnel walls being cleaned is oddly satisfying

The tunnel will be closed overnight Thursday for cleaning.