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This map indicates proposed changes to Highway 27. (Map courtesy of Douglas County Public Works)

A road by any other name - Highway 27 awaits changes

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Planned changes to state, county and city roadways could affect the traffic flowing through Osakis.

When a Minnesota Depart-ment of Transportation (MnDOT) project is completed, Highway 27 will be converted to County Road 82 and Highway 27 will be rerouted around Osakis.


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Crystal Dey

Crystal Dey is a staff reporter for the Echo Press. Originally from Minnesota’s Iron Range, Dey worked for newspapers in North Dakota, Florida and Connecticut before returning to her home state to join the Echo Press in October 2011. Dey studied Mass Communications at Minnesota State University Moorhead with an emphasis in Online Journalism. Follow Staff Reporter Crystal Dey on Twitter @Crystal_Dey.

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