Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

May 13, 2019

MnDOT reopens U.S. Hwy 12 near Ortonville

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol have reopened U.S. Highway 12, from the U.S. Highway 75/Highway 7 intersection in Ortonville to Big Stone County Road 23. This portion of the road had been closed since early April due to flooding. 

The water has receded off the highway.

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