Photo courtesy Brown County Sheriff’s Office

Highway 68 from Highway 15 to just west of Blue Earth County Road 45 (south of Courtland) will be closed beginning Monday, July 13 for repairs to the mudslide that began on June 29.

Motorists can use Highway 14 as an alternate route or follow the signed detour:
• Blue Earth County Road 45 / Nicollet County Road 24
• Highway 14
• Nicollet County Road 37
• Highway 15

Highway 68 repair work may take several weeks to complete depending on contractor/material availability and weather.

For updated road condition information, call 511 or visit