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October 15, 2015
Driver injured in I-94 crash
One person was seriously injured in a crash on Interstate 94 Wednesday. Brian McKusick, 34, of Maplewood ran off the westbound lane of I-94 at mile marker 90, near Brandon. The vehicle, a 2007 Ford Five Hundred, veered to the left and hit the cable median barriers, according to...
October 15, 2015 - 12:37pm
June 28, 2013
Westbound I-94 now open between Clearwater, St. Cloud
Motorists travelling westbound Interstate 94 between Clearwater and St. Cloud will now find all lanes and ramps open for Independence Day holiday travel. I-94 has been reduced to a single lane in each direction, with the exception of the Memorial Day holiday weekend, since April,...
June 28, 2013 - 3:14pm
June 12, 2013
Lots of action on I-94
Helicopters, explosions, a bridge taken out, high wire acts and a plan to stop a bad crash. No, it's not a new blockbuster movie, it's all part...
June 12, 2013 - 12:00am
June 6, 2013
I-94 closures between Alexandria, Osakis begin Monday
Motorists on Interstate 94 between Alexandria and Osakis will encounter intermittent lane closures starting Monday, June 10, weather permitting. Crews will install a guard structure to prepare for a CapX2020 wire crossing over I-94. Traffic will reduce to one lane intermittently...
June 6, 2013 - 3:23pm
May 1, 2013
VIDEO: Helicopter work planned along I-94
Motorists on Interstate 94 between Alexandria and Sauk Centre may notice crews in helicopters working near the interstate starting Thursday,...
May 1, 2013 - 12:00am
April 30, 2013
Eastbound I-94 near St. Cloud to close at 7 p.m. tonight
Motorists travelling eastbound Interstate 94 between St. Cloud and Clearwater should plan alternate routes and additional travel time as the single open eastbound lane temporarily closes at 7 p.m. tonight, Tuesday, April 30. This unplanned closure is needed for crews to make emergency...
April 30, 2013 - 10:15am
April 3, 2013
Project and lane closures under way on I-94
Motorists travelling Interstate 94 between the Twin Cities Metro Area and St. Cloud will encounter delays as both directions of the interstate between Highway 24 in Clearwater and County Road 75 in St. Cloud are reduced to a single lane. Both directions of I-94 will be reduced to...
April 3, 2013 - 12:00am
December 7, 2012
You asked - Where are median cables along I-94?
Editor's note: The following is an Echo Press feature called, "You Asked." Readers are invited to send the newspaper a simple question and we'll...
December 7, 2012 - 12:00am
October 10, 2012
Brandon interchange affected in culvert repair and replacements
Motorists on Interstate 94 will experience lane closures and a detour at the Brandon exit (mile marker 90), which started on Monday, October 8, while crews replace a culvert. The work will take approximately 10 days to complete. Monday, October 8: --Traffic on I-94 will be limited...
October 10, 2012 - 12:00am
September 5, 2012
I-94 near Brandon interchange to undergo repairs
Motorists in west central Minnesota will experience delays, detours and lane closures on several highways beginning September 10 as crews begin culvert repair and replacement projects. The start date is subject to change. The affected locations include Interstate 94 eastbound at...
September 5, 2012 - 12:00am
August 18, 2012
Sideswipe crash near Osakis shuts down I-94 lanes Friday
August 18, 2012 - 1:53pm
January 3, 2011
Roads still hazardous; slow down on I-94
The Minnesota Department of Transportation and Minnesota State Patrol advise motorists to use extreme caution in west central Minnesota due to hazardous road conditions left over from this past weekend's storm events. Snow compaction and low temperatures continue to cause icy road...
January 3, 2011 - 3:37pm
August 6, 2010
A blowout on I-94
A 45-year-old Minneapolis man suffered minor injuries in a one-vehicle rollover on Interstate 94 near Osakis Tuesday. Scott Cannon was driving...
August 6, 2010 - 12:00am
June 10, 2010
Driver cited for driving through fresh concrete on I-94; damage estimated at more than $100,000
FARGO - The North Dakota Highway Patrol has cited an Alabama man for driving through a freshly paved section of Interstate 94 in Fargo overnight, causing an estimated $100,000 in damage and further frustrating motorists dealing with traffic congestion in the construction zone. Jadick...
June 10, 2010 - 3:41pm
May 15, 2009
Two-car crash near I-94 sends one to HCMC
A two-vehicle crash on Highway 27 West near the I-94 exit Wednesday evening sent the driver of a 2002 Ford Taurus to Hennepin County Medical...
May 15, 2009 - 12:00am