Traffic could be impacted while a utility company clears trees along County Road 50 and County Road 9. Work will take place south of I-94 from Avon through Cold Spring to the Stearns County border during the weeks of June 17 and June 24. At times, traffic may be reduced to one lane.

Dates and timeframes may be weather dependent. Questions or comments should be directed to the Stearns County Highway Department at highway@co.stearns.mn.us or 320.255.6180.

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