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March 14, 2019
The Blatnik Bridge (right) and remains of its predecessor the Interstate Bridge as seen from Rice's Point in Duluth Thursday evening.  Clint Austin /
Blatnik replacement officially scheduled for 2028
March 14, 2019 - 7:54pm
March 17, 2018
WisDOT plans meeting on Superior road project
March 17, 2018 - 7:48am
February 18, 2018
Blatnik Bridge (2016 file photo / News Tribune)
Blatnik Bridge status upgraded to 'adequate'
February 18, 2018 - 7:45pm
July 10, 2017
Trout Brook flows through where it washed out Wisconsin Highway 13 near North York in July 2016. (file / News Tribune)
Wisconsin communities rebuild after flood
July 10, 2017 - 8:00pm
June 28, 2017
Traffic signs at the intersection of Douglas County Highway B and the northbound lanes of U.S. Highway 53 direct all motorists north. Those wanting to travel south on 53 or west on B must use a J-turn just up the road. Steve Kuchera /
Taking a new turn: J-turns rise in esteem among highway engineers
June 28, 2017 - 6:40pm
March 16, 2017
Wisconsin DOT secretary: State must spend less on roads
March 16, 2017 - 6:20pm
January 26, 2017
Audit: Wisconsin DOT vastly underestimated project costs
January 26, 2017 - 10:07pm
November 19, 2016
Difficult driving conditions persist in the Northland; subzero lows possible in the region tonight
November 19, 2016 - 9:46am
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
August 4, 2016
New, shorter Highway 13 detour opens in Ashland County
August 4, 2016 - 7:43pm
July 15, 2016
A washout along Vista Road southwest of Marengo in Ashland County on Tuesday morning. The Ashland County Sheriff's Office reported Tuesday morning that "there are still dangerous areas everywhere in the county. Please exercise extreme caution while traveling today." (Photo by Lana Froemming)play button
Roundup of flood-related road closures in the Northland
July 15, 2016 - 9:42pm