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Highway 61

March 16, 2018
Highway 61 in Two Harbors 
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MnDOT changes Highway 61 timeline in response to concerns
March 16, 2018 - 5:16am
February 23, 2018
MnDOT project designer Jeff Madill talks with Mark LeBlanc about the construction project on Highway 61 in Two Harbors. LeBlanc's business, the Li'l Dog Car and Pet Wash, sits at the corner of Highway 61 and Highway 2 in Two Harbors, where some of the most significant changes will take place. (News-Chronicle photo by Jamey Malcomb)
MnDOT: Feedback critical during Highway 61 project
February 23, 2018 - 4:27am
December 6, 2017
Emergency crews work at the scene of a three-vehicle crash on Tuesday on Highway 61 northeast of Two Harbors. (Jamey Malcomb / Lake County News-Chronicle)
Two injured in crash near Lafayette Bluff Tunnel
December 6, 2017 - 7:40pm
October 25, 2017
Lane closures in Beaver Bay
October 25, 2017 - 12:44pm
September 11, 2017
Highway 61 lane closures
September 11, 2017 - 11:46am
September 1, 2017
Crews worked to remove a railroad overpass across Minnesota Highway 61 near Taconite Harbor late Thursday into Friday after it was hit and damaged by a truck. (Minnesota Department of Transportation photo)
After crews work all night, Highway 61 reopens near Taconite Harbor
September 1, 2017 - 5:58pm
August 31, 2017
Damage to a steel beam is visible on the underside of a railroad bridge across Minnesota Highway 61 near Taconite Harbor on Thursday after it was hit by a truck. (Minnesota Department of Transportation photo)
Crews racing to remove damaged bridge, reopen Highway 61 on North Shore
August 31, 2017 - 6:46pm
March 17, 2017
Two Harbors Council gets update on projects
March 17, 2017 - 4:00am
Highway 61 lane closures possible
March 17, 2017 - 4:00am
March 3, 2017
MnDOT holds second open house for Highway 61 project
March 3, 2017 - 4:00am
February 10, 2017
Two Harbors community members look over the plans MnDOT is proposing for its 2018 project on Highway 61 Tuesday night at the Community Center. (News-Chronicle photo by Adelle Whitefoot)
MnDOT presents Highway 61 plans to public
February 10, 2017 - 4:00am
February 3, 2017
Minnesota Department of Transportation is holding a public meeting on Feb. 7 to allow the community to look over the proposed plans for Highway 61. (News-Chronicle file photo by Adelle Whitefoot)
MnDOT holds open house for upcoming project
February 3, 2017 - 4:00am
November 2, 2016
Marc Davey (left) and Judith Hazen (photos courtesy of Marc Davey and Judith Hazen)
Rescuer from Highway 61 accident 20 years ago identified
November 2, 2016 - 5:55pm
October 31, 2016
This is the car Judith Hazen was driving 20 years ago when she crashed driving up Highway 61 to Tofte. A stranger, fearing the car would explode, pulled her out to safety. Now Hazen is trying to find that man to thank him. (Photo courtesy of Judith Hazen)
Twenty years after North Shore crash, woman hopes to say thanks to mystery good Samaritan
October 31, 2016 - 1:06pm
September 16, 2016
MnDOT comes back with 3rd plan for Hwy. 61
September 16, 2016 - 4:00am