Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Nov. 1, 2016

Orange barrels on a highway

Westbound Hwy 65 (Main Street) reopens in Albert Lea

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Westbound Highway 65 (Main Street) in Albert Lea reopened Monday, Oct. 31 after flooding receded, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

Traffic was detoured during the closure, which began Oct. 28. Eastbound remained open.

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