Road Construction & Traffic Updates

Patch Work Begins on I-35 from Grand Ave to Hwy 2

DULUTH, Minn. - The Minnesota Department of Transportation reports that a large-scale pavement patching project has started on Interstate 35. The project includes the section of I-35 from Grand Avenue to Highway 2 in Duluth. Crews will be using several…

County Road 13 Temporarily Closed Tuesday

COOK COUNTY, Minn. - The Cook County Law Enforcement has announced the temporary closure of County Road 13 for sub-grade repair work, on Tuesday Aug. 1. The closure will begin at 6 a.m. and run until work is complete -…

Temporary Road Closure Planned for Fisherman's Road

CASS LAKE, Minn. - The Chippewa National Forest has announced a temporary week-long road closure on Fisherman's Road (Forest Road 2384) near Lake Winnibigoshish. The closure from Aug. 14 to Aug. 18 will be located 1.5 miles south of Itasca…

Highway 135 Detour Route Changes Monday, July 31

VIRGINIA, Minn. - The Minnesota Department of Transportation reports a new detour route on the Highway 53 relocation project effective Monday, July 31. The detour rouge will change to follow Highway 53 south to Highway 37, and then west to…

Spirit Valley Days Traffic Advisory

DULUTH, Minn. - Spirit Valley Days kicks off on Wednesday, August 2, with several events resulting in several road closures. Through the duration of events from August 2 to August 6 the following streets will be barricaded and closed: Ramsey…

Kenwood Avenue Improvements Set to Begin July 31

DULUTH, Minn. - A street rehabilitation and construction project is set to begin on Kenwood Avenue at the College Street intersection next week, according to the City of Duluth. The goal of the project is to improve road conditions, better…

Police Shutdown Superior-Bound Lanes of Bong Bridge

UPDATE: Authorities have reopened the bridge as of 3:20 p.m. Police negotiators were successfully able to resolve the situation. The individual is being transported to the hospital for evaluation. DULUTH, Minn.…

Lane Closures Begin July 24 on Highway 37 in Hibbing

HIBBING, Minn. - Motorists will encounter a resurfacing project resulting in temporary lane closures beginning on Monday, July 24 on Highway 37, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Throughout the project, flaggers and a pilot car will alternate traffic…

Michigan Street Utilities Upgrades Resume July 17

DULUTH, Minn. - Michigan Street in downtown Duluth has undergone a significant utilities upgrade project since April involving electrical, gas, and water lines. The first phase was completed on June 30, allowing for the temporary re-opening of Michigan Street. Phase…