Travel

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…

State tourism agency issues $481,100 in marketing grants

MADISON, Wis. (WKBT) — The Wisconsin Department of Tourism awarded $481,100 in Joint Effort Marketing grants to help nonprofit Wisconsin organizations promote tourism recoup some of their losses to the COVID-19 pandemic. “Wisconsin’s tourism economy was one of the earliest…

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…