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April 26, 2022


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Flooding update: Four highways remain closed in northwestern Minnesota

BEMIDJI, Minn. – (9:00 a.m.) Four highways in northwestern Minnesota remain closed due to flooding. They will remain closed until further notice and traffic should seek alternate routes.


  • Highway 2B - Sorlie Bridge Grand Forks
  • Highway 92 from Highway 59 in Brooks to Highway 32
  • Highway 220 from Highway 1 to Marshall County Road 5
  • Highway 317 from Highway 220 to North Dakota border

Open, but currently have water over the road

  • Highway 59 south of Winger

Open and clear of water

  • Highway 2 Crookston (east of Jackson Ave)
  • Highway 92 north of Zerkel
  • Highway 200 east of Mahnomen
  • Highway 113- 4 miles east of Waubun

When a road is closed it is illegal to travel in that area. Motorists can be fined up to $1,000 and/or 90 days in jail. In addition, if travelers need to be rescued from a closed road, other expenses and penalties will apply.