Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Sept. 14, 2020

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Hansel Lake Rest Area on I-94 near Ashby, Dalton to temporarily close Tuesday for maintenance

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – On Tuesday, Sept. 15, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Hansel Lake Rest Area on westbound Interstate 94 near Ashby and Dalton will temporarily close for building maintenance.

During this time, there will be no running water in the building while crews replace drains and toilets. Rest area parking will remain open.  

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