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I94 re-opens in west central Minnesota

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As of 7:15 a.m., the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) and the Minnesota State Patrol opened Interstate 94 from Moorhead to Alexandria and Highway 10 from Moorhead to Detroit Lakes.


Highway 210 from Breckenridge to Fergus Falls opened at 9 a.m.

Current driving conditions in west central Minnesota range from fair to hazardous, and motorists should still use extreme caution when traveling.

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Amy Chaffins
Amy Chaffins is a journalist working for the Echo Press newspaper. After graduating from St. Cloud State University, Amy’s first job was at KSAX-TV working as an anchor and reporter. From 2003-2010, Amy worked as an editor and reporter for the Pope County Tribune and Starbuck Times newspapers. During her journalism career, Amy earned writing and photography awards from the Associated Press, Minnesota Newspaper Association and Society of Professional Journalists. Amy and her husband, Brandon, live in Alexandria and together write “He Sez, She Sez,” a humor column in the local women’s magazine, Chicz
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