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Motorists traveling Interstate 94 in Monticello will experience a series of lane and ramp changes as temporary lanes through the work zone switch from the eastbound side of the road to the westbound side July 23-26. Beginning at 9 p.m. tonight (Wednesday, July 23), crews will switch both lanes of westbound I-94 from the east [...]

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Dr. Eric Lefebvre, an active member of the CentraCare Health – Monticello medical staff for nearly two decades and one of the area’s most well-regarded clinic-based obstetrics and gynecology physicians, died Saturday in a motorcycle accident in French Lake Township, the Wright County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed. The accident occurred at approximately 3:40 p.m. at 17205 [...]

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All lanes of westbound Interstate 94 west of Monticello, and the ramp from Highway 25 to westbound I-94 in Monticello, have re-opened, the Minnesota Department of Transportation reports. According to MnDOT Spokesman J.P. Gillach, one lane of westbound I-94 and the ramp from Highway 25 to westbound I-94 in Monticello were closed earlier today due [...]

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Multiple emergency units from the Monticello Fire Department responded Monday afternoon to a serious Interstate 94 accident west of Monticello.

Monticello Fire Chief Steve Joerg reported that a vehicle rear-ended a semi-tractor trailer truck at Milemarker 191 westbound. Monticello crews cut one person free from the vehicle.

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With clearance from the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH), Applebee’s has voluntarily changed suppliers in order to reintroduce the Oriental Chicken Salad to the menu at restaurants throughout Minnesota on Friday. According to Kansas City-based Applebee’s corporate spokesperson Dan Smith, Applebee’s restaurants in Minnesota will reintroduce green cabbage, shredded carrots, almonds and rice noodles to [...]

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