More stories about Mankato-North Mankato, MN

  • VERSA-LOK launches DesignLine Products Group

    DesignLine Products Group (DPG), a new division of the Minnesota-based VERSA-LOK group of companies, is drawing on a half-century of expertise in landscaping, hardscaping and outdoor products.

  • Technology expected to lower crash rate 30 percent

    The Minnesota DOT is testing how well this rural intersection conflict warning system (RICWS) warns drivers that other vehicles are approaching.

  • Best management policies for CGR

    How concrete grinding residue is managed varies across the country. It can be spread along adjacent slopes as the operation moves down the road. In some rural areas and areas with closed drainage systems, it's collected and hauled to a landfill.

  • Precast refuge

    Wisconsin implements a method for building a bridge within two weeks.

  • Capturing dissolved phosphorus with iron-enhanced sand filtration

    An adsorption process developed at the University of Minnesota slashes levels by almost 100%.

  • From Trash to Treasure

  • Coming home

    A profile of Victor Ramirez, director of engineering and building/city engineer in Crystal Lake, Illinois

  • Tapping into LTAP

    Fortunately, the federal government realizes that local agencies need help to reduce crashes in their jurisdictions. Through the efforts of the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), many tools and programs have been developed to provide guidance to local agencies, including the Local Technical...