Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Feb. 7, 2019

No travel advisory lifted for Pope County

No travel advised in portions of west central Minnesota

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – (1:15 p.m.) The Minnesota Department of Transportation has lifted a no travel advisory for state and federal highways in Pope County.

Motorists should use caution when traveling, especially in open areas with no wind breaks.

A no travel advisory for state and federal highways still applies to the following west central Minnesota counties:

  • Big Stone
  • Clay
  • Stevens
  • Traverse
  • Wilkin

Remember to turn on your headlights and give plows extra space to work.

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

For real-time traffic and travel information in Minnesota, visit www.511mn.org or get the free smartphone app at Google Play or the App Store.