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Road construction plans firm up

The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced more than 200 construction projects for the 2021 construction season. Northeastern Minnesota will have little disruption to traffic flows save for the behemoth project on Interstate 35 in Duluth that has already restricted traffic to one lane in each direction just west of downtown.

Here's a rundown of MnDOT- led projects in Carlton County and region known as District 1:

• The significant work on the Twin Ports Interchange, known by its nickname of "Can of Worms," will enhance safety on the interstate by eliminating blind merges and left exi...

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