Motorists can use the highway again starting at 3 p.m. That stretch of highway, which spans the Minnesota River, had been closed since March 23 due to construction and spring flooding concerns.
As spring floodwaters rise, so does a lot of orange road closure signs.
It’s a good thing Carleton College students are on spring break, because the flooding on campus would complicate getting around.
Highway 101 in Shakopee, Minn. will close in both directions Wednesday because of rising flood water.
A 14-year-old from Eden Prairie, Minn. was killed in a crash in Carver County Monday evening.