Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Feb. 24, 2019

Blowing snow creates hazardous driving conditions

No travel advised in portions of northwest Minnesota

BEMIDJI, Minn. – (9:25 a.m.) The Minnesota Department of Transportation has enacted a no travel advisory on state and federal highways in Kittson, Marshall, Pennington and Red Lake counties, as well as Highway 11 from Karlstad to Greenbush. Blowing and drifting snow creating hazardous driving conditions in these areas.

Snowplows will continue to operate, but motorists are advised not to travel until conditions improve.

For tips on safe winter driving, go to mndot.gov/workzone/winter.html.

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