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White-out conditions are being reported throughout Douglas County. An Echo Press repoter took this photo on Highway 29 near the Alexandria Airport at about 2 p.m. today, Sunday. Several major roads have been closed and the Douglas County Sheriff's office issued a no travel advisory at 3:50 p.m. (Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff)
White-out conditions are being reported throughout Douglas County. An Echo Press repoter took this photo on Highway 29 near the Alexandria Airport at about 2 p.m. today, Sunday. Several major roads have been closed and the Douglas County Sheriff's office issued a no travel advisory at 3:50 p.m. (Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff)

UPDATE 6:30 p.m. Don't travel in Douglas County, advises sheriff's office

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news Alexandria, 56308

Alexandria Minnesota 225 7th Ave E
P.O. Box 549
56308

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is advising no travel due to drifting snow and deteriorating road conditions.

Many county and township roads and state highways are drifting shut and are impassable, according to the sheriff's office, which released an updated advisory at 6:30 p.m.

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All county plows and state plows have been pulled for the day and will resume plowing at 5 a.m. Monday.

Interstate 94 has also been closed between Alexandria and Fargo.

Again, no travel whatsoever is advised until roads are plowed.

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