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Jan. 6, 2021

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Hwy 12 reopens to traffic

DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—(11:30 a.m.) Highway 12 has been reopened to traffic. The highway was temporarily closed between Ortonville and Highway 119 north of Appleton due to several jackknifed and overturned semis from freezing rain. Motorists should watch for crews still performing cleanup work along the roadside.