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Aug. 24, 2022

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Hwy 65 detour removal Aug. 24

DULUTH, Minn. – Construction traffic impacts on Highway 65 in Koochiching and Itasca Counties change on Aug. 24 with the detour removal. Motorists should still expect single lanes with flaggers and a pilot car where milling and paving operations are occurring.

This project involves 42.59 miles of alternating sections of asphalt overlay and mill and overlay, and is located from the north junction of Hwy 1 to 0.5 miles south of County Road 8 in Itasca County and Koochiching County. For project maps and information about Hwy 65 at mndot.gov/d1/projects/hwy65-itasca.