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Dec. 25, 2022

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Hwy 71 and Hwy 4 upgraded from closed to no travel advised

WILLMAR, Minn. – (1:15 p.m.) Highway 71 from Redwood Falls to Hwy 14 and Highway 4 from Hector to Fairfax were closed overnight and this morning due to blowing and drifting snow and stranded vehicles. The roads have been reopened; however, no travel is advised on these road segments until conditions improve. Blowing and drifting snow continue to make travel hazardous.