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News Release
April 25, 2012




Minnesota Department of Transportation
1000 Hwy 10 West
Detroit Lakes, MN 56501


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Highway 113 project east of Waubun begins April 30


DETROIT LAKES, Minn.— Motorists on Highway 113 east of Waubun will experience delays when a road resurfacing and culvert replacement project begins April 30 between Highway 59 and Mahnomen County Road 4.


Traffic will use a detour on Highway 59, Mahnomen County Road 6 and Mahnomen County Road 4. A map of the detour is available at


Crews will replace several culverts and mill and resurface the road.


Work is scheduled to be complete in late June, weather permitting. The project was originally scheduled to begin May 14, but favorable weather conditions will allow the contractor to start the project early.


The Minnesota Department of Transportation urges motorists to always drive with caution, slow down in work zones and never enter a road blocked with barriers or cones. For statewide travel information, visit, call 5-1-1 or log on to

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