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Feb. 1, 2022

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No travel advised in northwest Minnesota

Ice, snow and limited visibility create hazardous driving conditions

BEMIDJI, Minn. — (6:30 a.m.) The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises no travel on the following highways in northwest Minnesota due to drifting snow and low visibility.

  • Highway 1- Thief River Falls to North Dakota border
  • Highway 2- Crookston to East Grand Forks
  • Highway 9- Highway 2 to Borup
  • Highway 11- Karlstad to North Dakota border
  • Highway 59- Thief River Falls to Canadian border
  • Highway 75- Crookston to Canadian border
  • Highway 175- Highway 59 to North Dakota border
  • Highway 200- Ada to North Dakota border
  • Highway 220- Highway 2 to Highway 11

No Travel Advised means that the roadway has deteriorated and/or visibility has been reduced to the point that it is very dangerous to travel. Motorists are advised not to travel in these areas until conditions improve.

For additional tips on safe winter driving, go to mndot.gov/workzone/winter.html.