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Highway 27 detour lifted between I-94, Hoffman

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Highway 27 detour lifted between I-94, Hoffman
Alexandria Minnesota 225 7th Ave E
P.O. Box 549

Motorists can now travel on Highway 27 between Interstate 94 and Hoffman.


Crews have lifted the detour, however, work will continue in the construction zone.

Motorists will encounter occasional lane closures and shoulder work through next week, weather permitting.

The work will result in a smoother, safer ride along 18 miles of Highway 27, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) . This project helps ensure MnDOT’s transportation system will continue to serve the state for many years, said MnDOT leaders.

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Al Edenloff
Al Edenloff is the news and opinion page editor for the Echo Press. He was born in Alexandria and lived most of his childhood in Parkers Prairie. He graduated with honors from Moorhead State University with a degree in mass communications, print journalism. He interned at the Echo Press in the summer of 1983 and was hired a year later as a sports reporter. He also worked as a news reporter/photographer. Al is a four-time winner of the Minnesota Newspaper Association's Herman Roe Award, which honors excellence in editorial writing.  
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