Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

May 31, 2019

Hwy 71 detour south of Bemidji begins June 3

BEMIDJI, Minn. –Motorists on Highway 71 south of Bemidji can expect a detour as crews begin work on June 3 at the Kabekona River replacing a box culvert.

Motorists will detour onto Hubbard County Roads 36 and 16.
The $388,000 project will improve drainage for Highway 71 and is expected to last through June.

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