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Traffic now flowing on new bridge; demolition of old bridge to begin Wednesday morning

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All traffic coming in and out of Hastings on Highway 61 is using the new bridge over the Mississippi River.

Just before 7 p.m. on Tuesday, northbound traffic was routed onto the new bridge.


Southbound traffic was routed onto the new bridge on Monday night.

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Chad Richardson
Chad Richardson is the publisher and editor at the Hastings Star Gazette. He was the general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He previously worked at the Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.
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