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Highway 61 Closure At Hastings Bridge Postponed

The closure of Highway 61 at the Hastings Bridge over the Mississippi River had been postponed. According to the Department of Transportation, crews and now going to float-in the main span of the bridge during the week of September 17.

09/10/2012

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Crash On Mayfly-Covered Hastings Bridge

Investigators are looking into a head-on crash that happened on the Hastings Bridge late Sunday evening.

07/16/2012

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Patrol: Deadly One-Car Accident In St. Paul

A motorist died Friday evening after veering off Highway 61 in Afton, Minn., Friday night and hitting a large tree, the Minnesota State Patrol says.

07/14/2012

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1 Dead, 2 Seriously Hurt In Sandstone Crash

A deadly crash between a car and van killed one person and seriously injured two others Friday evening, according to the Pine County Sheriff’s Office.

07/09/2012

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Winona Police Investigate Dead Body By Road

Police in Winona said a dead body was found lying in a grassy area along Highway 61 Tuesday morning.

07/03/2012

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Flooding Prompts State Of Emergency In Duluth

Duluth Mayor Don Ness has declared a state of emergency due to the serious flooding in his northeastern Minnesota city. More than five inches of rain in less than 24 hours caused the major flooding, according to city officials.

06/20/2012

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Police: Motorcyclist Loses Control, Dies On Highway 61

A motorcyclist died in Washington County along Highway 61 at 240th Street.

05/19/2012

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Patrol: Motorcyclist Dies In Forest Lake After Losing Control Of Bike

A motorcyclist died Friday evening after losing control while traveling at high speeds in Forest Lake, the State Patrol says.

05/18/2012

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Police: Red Wing Chase Ends With Man Jumping Into River

A 38-year-old Welch man is in jail after he led police on a chase through Red Wing early Thursday morning and jumped from a bridge into the Mississippi River.

05/17/2012

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Woman In Critical Condition After Head-On Collision In Hugo

A 30-year-old woman is in critical condition after a head-on collision in Hugo, Minn. Sunday night.

04/30/2012

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Maplewood Police Investigate Hit-And-Run, Shooting

Maplewood Police are looking for three men accused of ramming into a car and shooting at it on Tuesday night.

12/28/2011

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Crash Closes Bridge In Hastings

A rollover crash has closed traffic in both directions along the Highway 61 bridge in Hastings, Minn. Friday morning.

12/09/2011

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1 Of 2 Killed In North Shore Crash Identified

The State Patrol has identified one of the two motorists killed along the north shore in a collision early Monday morning.

11/16/2011

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Pedestrian Struck, Killed On Highway 61

A 23-year-old man is dead after being struck and killed by a vehicle on Highway 61.

07/18/2011

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Rain Causes Delays On Highway 61 In NE Minnesota

Motorists in northeastern Minnesota will encounter slow-moving traffic on Highway 61 near Split Rock River.

06/22/2011

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