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May 2, 2019
Aerial photo of the Bong Bridge, looking toward Superior, in 2010. (file / News Tribune)
Bong Bridge ramp lane closed Monday
May 2, 2019 - 5:11pm
March 14, 2019
The Blatnik Bridge (right) and remains of its predecessor the Interstate Bridge as seen from Rice's Point in Duluth Thursday evening.  Clint Austin /
Blatnik replacement officially scheduled for 2028
March 14, 2019 - 7:54pm
November 28, 2018
A driverless Twin Ports? Local planners consider future of transportation
November 28, 2018 - 5:40pm
October 25, 2018
The DTA officially unveiled it first of a fleet of seven electric buses Thursday morning. Attendees of the event got a free ride up to Superior Street and back to the Duluth Transportation Center. Bob King / Forum News Service
Duluth unveils new electric bus
October 25, 2018 - 6:59pm
March 7, 2018
Soil testing is underway beneath the I-35 "Can of Worms" in Duluth to determine what kinds of loads it can support during the reconstruction, where proposed elevated roadways will be brought to ground level. Bob King / Forum News Service
MnDOT studying how to bring elevated freeway to the ground in Duluth
March 7, 2018 - 8:28pm
December 3, 2013
Drivers take it slow on the snow-slippery Highway 61 freeway just outside Duluth on Monday, Dec. 2, 2013. The National Weather Service predicts 20-plus inches of fresh snow before the storm wraps up sometime Wednesday. (Bob King / button
Heavy snow moving back into Northland, will continue Wednesday (with video)
December 3, 2013 - 2:35pm
November 22, 2013
I-35 to stay closed for a few more weeks
November 22, 2013 - 12:00am
October 26, 2013
The Blatnik Bridge is lit up for the first time in two years Friday night in Duluth. The bridge has a new energy-efficent lighting design featuring LED lights that have a 50-year life span. This marks the completion of a two-year-long rehabilitation project for the bridge. The Minnesota and Wisconsin Transportation Departments split the cost of the new lighting system. (Clint Austin /
Blatnik Bridge's new decorative design lights up
October 26, 2013 - 12:00am
January 11, 2013
Ice coats the branches of an apple tree north of Duluth on Friday, Jan. 11, 2013. (Andrew Krueger /
Freezing rain closes schools, causes difficult travel across Northland
January 11, 2013 - 9:35am
The Minnesota Department of Transportation released this artists' rendering of what the Blatnik Bridge will look like with lights that will be installed next summer. (MNDot photo illustration)
New Blatnik lights will shine from inside
September 11, 2012 - 12:00am
August 22, 2012
This lighting option under consideration outlines the Blatnik Bridge and is similar to the bridge's past lighting. 
(Artist rendering courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Transportation)
MnDOT sets open house on relighting the Blatnik Bridge
August 22, 2012 - 12:00am
May 13, 2012
Blatnik Bridge (Photo by John Bray)
Blatnik Bridge will get new lights
May 13, 2012 - 12:00am
February 20, 2012
The bright lights of the Blatnik Bridge will go dark soon for a repair project, and it's up in the air whether enough money can be found to reinstall them after repairs are completed. (Photo by John Bray)
Lights out for the Blatnik Bridge?
February 20, 2012 - 12:00am
September 19, 2011
40th Avenue West ramp to I-35 north in Duluth closes today
September 19, 2011 - 12:43am