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January 26, 2017
A snowplow camera captures this photo of the road conditions on Highway 53 north of Hermantown Thursday morning. (MnDOT)
MnDOT’s new plow cams show road conditions in real time
January 26, 2017 - 5:29pm
January 25, 2017
Scott Allen, a Minnesota Department of Transportation driving instructor, makes a hard turn to avoid an obstacle while demonstrating the snowplow simulator at the MnDOT Pike Lake Station near Duluth on Wednesday morning. All the window views in the photo are part of a video display. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
Simulated snowplowing: Driving simulator lets MnDOT plow drivers practice maneuvers
January 25, 2017 - 5:50pm
November 23, 2016
Charles Ellwood of Rice Lake is partly hidden by the sloppy snow shooting from his snowblower Wednesday morning. When asked about the fresh snow, Ellwood was brief: "What can you do?" Bob King /
Snow adds up to half-foot or more in parts of Northland
November 23, 2016 - 5:26pm
November 19, 2016
Difficult driving conditions persist in the Northland; subzero lows possible in the region tonight
November 19, 2016 - 9:46am
Ben Alberts and his son Noah, 10, of Minneapolis jump back and shout as they try to avoid the splash from a huge wave crashing against the shore along the Lakewalk in Duluth on Friday, Nov. 18, 2016. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
Thunder, lightning, wind, snow: Season's first winter storm packs a punch in the Northland
November 19, 2016 - 12:33am
November 18, 2016
Authorities respond to a spinout along Interstate 35 in Carlton County on Friday. (Bob King / button
Authorities advising no travel in parts of the Northland
November 18, 2016 - 3:13pm
No-travel advisory issued for parts of southwest Minnesota because of winter storm
November 18, 2016 - 11:56am
October 23, 2016
The Blatnik Bridge is seen from St. Louis Bay in September. The bridge opened in 1961, and transportation agencies have started the process of considering its replacement. (Bob King /
Transportation agencies weigh Blatnik Bridge’s life span
October 23, 2016 - 9:19am
October 6, 2016
The Blatnik Bridge linking Duluth and Superior is seen in August 2016. (News Tribune file photo)
All lanes on Blatnik Bridge set to reopen by 9 a.m. Friday
October 6, 2016 - 5:08pm
September 29, 2016
Northbound traffic produce light trails on Interstate 35 Monday evening, in sharp contrast to the lanes in the other direction. (2013 file photo / News Tribune)
State rolls out long-term transportation plans for review
September 29, 2016 - 10:00pm
September 13, 2016
A Duluth Transit Authority bus heads up Loberg Drive in Hermantown on its way to pick up passengers at the Wal-Mart stop near the store Monday morning. Bob King /
State transit plan would increase bus access to Proctor, Hermantown, other communities
September 13, 2016 - 12:18am
September 12, 2016
Blatnik Bridge (News Tribune file photo)
Blatnik Bridge traffic switch to take place Wednesday
September 12, 2016 - 5:01pm
September 6, 2016
Road construction projects march on in Duluth, Northland
September 6, 2016 - 6:48am
August 28, 2016
Part of Garfield Avenue to close for road repairs
August 28, 2016 - 9:59am
August 25, 2016
Paving projects planned for I-35 ramps in Carlton County
August 25, 2016 - 7:38pm