Minnesota Department of Transportation

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April 3, 2020

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No travel advisory lifted in northwest Minnesota

Additional roads remain closed due to flooding

BEMIDJI, Minn. – (6:00 a.m.) The Minnesota Department of Transportation has lifted the no travel advisory on the following highways in northwest Minnesota. Rainy conditions contributed to icy roadways along with snow and limited visibility.

  • Highway 2- Crookston to East Grand Forks
  • Highway 75- Perley to Warren
  • Highway 220- Climax to Alvarado

Additionally, the following highways have flood related concerns:

Highways that remain closed:

  • Highway 2B Sorlie Bridge in East Grand Forks
  • Highway 220 north of Oslo, between Highway 1 and Highway 317
  • Highway 317 between Highway 220 and North Dakota border

Highways that have been opened and are clear of water:

  • Highway 9 south of Ada

No Travel Advised means that the roadway has deteriorated and/or visibility has been reduced to the point that it is very dangerous to travel. Motorists are advised not to travel in these areas until conditions improve.
For additional tips on safe winter driving, go to mndot.gov/workzone/winter.html.

Check www.511mn.org before traveling for information on road conditions, closures and detour routes.