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Construction Of The Security Wall In Calais Is Underway
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Railroad Work Postponed For Intersection Of Highways 7 And 101 [Update]

The work that was originally to have started this week at the intersection of Highway 7 and Highway 101 west of Eveleth has been postponed.  Unforeseen scheduling conflicts have moved the three day project's start date to next week - December 5-7.

The CN Railroad will be doing repair work on a railroad crossing that travels through the intersection of Highway 7 and 101.  In order to allow the crews the opportunity to complete the job, traffic will be impacted for a few days - according to St. Louis County officials.

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Emergency Telephone Numbers Keep Railroad Crossings Safe
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New Sign On Midway Road To Alert Drivers To Backed-Up Traffic Due To Train Crossings

Midway Road is one of those popular cut-through routes that allows easy travel for drivers in the western-half of Duluth and parts of Hermantown and Proctor.  It's also a popular route for drivers traveling from I-35 to Highway 53 and the Iron Range - allowing a short cut that navigates around Duluth.

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Construction Of The Security Wall In Calais Is Underway
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Railroad Work To Close Intersection Of Highways 7 And 101

The CN Railroad will be doing repair work on a railroad crossing that travels through the intersection of Highway 7 and 101 starting Monday, November 28.  In order to allow the crews the opportunity to complete the job, traffic will be impacted for a few days - according to St. Louis County officials.

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TSM - Nick Cooper
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4th Street Work Wraps Up For The Season; Reopens Friday

With the abundance of projects in our area, this is the time of year many look forward to:  the removal of the orange cones that signals the end of the road construction season!  Another one of the more-lengthy projects wraps up on Friday as 4th Street reopens just in time for the winter driving season.

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TSM - Nick Cooper
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Blatnik Bridge Crack Sealing Project Put On Hold Until Next Spring

A scheduled crack sealing project on the Blatnik Bridge has been put on hold until next spring.  Crews with the Minnesota Department of Transportation were anticipating a week-long project that would have kicked-off on Monday, November 14 during the daytime hours.

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TSM - Nick Cooper
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I-35 Lake Avenue Bridge Inspection Happens November 14 – 18

Drivers who use the Lake Avenue Bridge on I-35 will encounter lane closures starting Monday, November 14 during daytime hours.  Crews with the Minnesota Department of Transportation will be inspecting the bridge between the hours of 9:00 AM and 2:30 PM.

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Drive Slowly
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MNDOT Wraps Up 2016 Summer Road Construction Season

It's time to pull the orange cones off the highways!  Officials with the Minnesota Department of Transportation are lauding the work completed this past summer as the 2016 road construction season comes to an end - for the most part.

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Belknap Street Reconstruction Meeting To Happen November 3

A two-year project to reconstruct Belknap Street will finally kick off this upcoming spring, following a one year delay.  The summers of 2017 and 2018 will see major upheavals in traffic patterns and routes as one of the main routes in the City of Superior is rebuilt.

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John Key Opens New Classroom Block At Westminster Christian School
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St. Louis County Celebrates The Completion Of Three Road Projects With A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

There's reason to celebrate:  Three different road projects have finished and officials with St. Louis County are recognizing the completion with a ribbon cutting ceremony on October 26 at 10:30 A.M - on the new "Super Sidewalk" on Rice Lake Road.

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Oliver Bridge Daily Closures To End Soon

You'll have to wait a little longer than they originally said for the daily 8-5 closures of the Oliver Bridge to end.  The total closures - as part of a multi-year maintenance project - were originally supposed to be finished at the end of October.

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Rising Rivers And Tributaries Continue To Flood Southern Communities
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Repair Work To Affect Three South Superior Railroad Crossings

Heads up if you travel in South Superior:  Three different BNSF railroad crossings will see repair work over the next two weeks - resulting in total closures.

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Construction Of The Security Wall In Calais Is Underway
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27 Mile Road Project Wraps Up For The Season In St. Louis County

One of the longer (in miles, anyway) road construction projects has wrapped up for the summer.  The 27-mile stretch from the City of Orr to Crane Lake in northern St. Louis County is open and the orange cones have been removed - at least until next spring.

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