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News Release
June 22, 2012



MnDOT District 1
1123 Mesaba Ave
Duluth, MN 55811


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I-35 to close temporarily south of Duluth June 26


DULUTH, Minn. —Interstate 35, just south of Duluth will close temporarily for emergency road repairs, Tuesday, June 26, from 5:30 a.m. to approximately 8:30 a.m. The closed area will be from the southbound I-35 on-ramp at Carlton County Highway 61 near the Buffalo House to Scanlon.


Carlton County Highway 61 and Highway 45 will be used as an alternate route.


The emergency road patching repairs are needed as a result of the torrential rain associated with the June 19 storm that passed through northeastern Minnesota.


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