Road Construction & Traffic Updates

Highway 61 Bridge at Baptism River Maintenance Begins Sept. 11

DULUTH, Minn. - Motorists travelling along Highway 61 at the Baptism River will encounter alternating lane closures for bridge maintenance starting Monday, Sept. 11, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. A flagging operation will be in place to move…

Bong Bridge Maintenance Scheduled to Begin Sept. 11

DULUTH, Minn. - Motorists traveling between Duluth and Superior over the Bong Bridge will encounter alternating lane closures for bridge maintenance activities for approximately three weeks, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Crews will begin work the week of…

Car Show and Drag Race Traffic Advisory

DULUTH, Minn. - The Duluth Police Department has issued a traffic advisory for this weekend for the Kia of Duluth Car Show and Time Trails on Garfield Avenue. The event will be held Saturday, Sept. 9 and Sunday, Sept. 10.…

Color Vibe 5K Traffic Advisory, Sept. 9

DULUTH, Minn. - The Duluth Police Department has issued a traffic advisory for Saturday, Sept. 9 in the Miller Hill area of Duluth. The Color Vibe 5K Race will begin in the Miller Mall Lot and travels out onto Decker…

Temporary Lane Closures Along I-35 in Carlton County

DULUTH, Minn. - motorists traveling north and southbound on I-35 from Barnum to Scanlon may encounter some temporary¬†single lane closures Sept 7-11, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. MnDOT will be working to paint stripes on the recently installed…

Lift Bridge Resumes Regular Operation

DULUTH, Minn. - The Aerial Lift Bridge will transition out of its summer lift schedule on Tuesday, Sept. 5. The bridge will no longer lift on the half hour and full…

Minnesota Mile Traffic Advisory

DULUTH, Minn. - The Duluth Police Department has issued a traffic advisory for the Minnesota Mile Race taking place on Thursday, Sept. 7. Beginning at 5:15 p.m. on Thursday, traffic will not be allowed on Skyline Parkway around Enger Tower…

Crews Work Overnight to Remove Taconite Harbor Bridge

DULUTH, Minn. -Motorists traveling on Highway 61 will no longer be rerouted, as Minnesota Department of Transportation crews worked overnight to remove a damaged railroad bridge near Taconite Harbor. MnDOT issued an emergency closure Thursday¬†after the dilapidated bridge was struck…

DEDA Approves Skywalk Expansion

DULUTH, Minn. - The Duluth Economic Development Authority (DEDA) approved a proposal Wednesday to expand the city's Skywalk system. Wednesday's approval by DEDA Commissioners was the first step needed…

16th Annual Dragon Boat Festival Traffic Advisories

SUPERIOR, Wis. - Barker's Island will once again host the 16th annual Lake Superior Dragon Boat Festival on Friday, Aug. 25 and Saturday, Aug. 26. The boat launch, swimming beach, and fishing platforms will close for the event, all other…

Single Lane Closures on Highway 1 Start Aug. 21

DULUTH, Minn. - Single lane closures will be encountered along Highway 1 between Isabella and Ely beginning Monday, Aug. 21, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Work will continue through October and traffic will be restricted to a single…

Tree Removal Project Begins Aug. 22 in Duluth

DULUTH, Minn. - The Minnesota Department of Transportation will begin removing dead and dying trees and branches at several locations in Duluth. The project will begin on Tuesday, Aug. 22 and is expected to be completed by Thursday, Aug. 24.…

Fox21 Livestream Banner Spring 2020 728x90