Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Oct. 17, 2017

Temporary detour on Hwy 59 in Karlstad Wednesday

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Motorists will experience a temporary detour along one block of Highway 59 in Karlstad on Wednesday, Oct. 18.

The closure will allow crews to repair a water main. It will take place on Wednesday morning and will last until repairs are complete. The detour follows Highway 11, First Street North, and Harrison Avenue.

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