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Corps reopens facilities near Mississippi locks and dams

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WKBT) — Fishing and sightseeing are easier to do along nearly 300 miles of the Mississippi River with the reopening of Army Corps of Engineers facilities near locks and dams. Effective immediately, the Corps reopened facilities from…

I-90 lanes closed to finish Dakota-Wisconsin line project

DAKOTA, Minn. (WKBT) – Motorists on Interstate 90 will encounter lane closures between Dakota and the Dresbach Bridge at the Minnesota/Wisconsin state line for about two weeks as crews wrap up work on a paving project, according to the Minnesota…

Pandemic prompts annual plant sale to go online

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) — GROW La Crosse’s annual plant sale is shifting to online ordering to comply with social distancing regulations for the COVID-19 pandemic. Patrons will obtain their plants through no-contact, drive-through free pick-up or drop-off delivery for…

Week-long handmade mask drive begins in Minnesota

LA CRESCENT, Minn. (WKBT)-- A statewide week-long homemade mask drive begins Saturday in Minnesota. The Governor and Lt. Governor are encouraging Minnesotans to create masks to be donated to congregate living facilities. On Saturday, April 25 from 10 a.m. to…