State Senate lawmakers today (Tues) begin a three-day sweep through northwestern Minnesota, hearing pitches from public works projects vying for state bonding dollars:

Among the presentations they’ll hear: Saint Cloud’s Municipal Athletic Complex, the Jacob Wetterling Recreation Center in Saint Joseph, a wastewater facility in Melrose, several projects in Alexandria and the Becker County Museum in Detroit Lakes.

The panel finishes the day in Moorhead with briefings from Minnesota State and several other projects.

Tomorrow (Wed) it’s the Moorhead Armory, then off to East Grand Forks, Crookston, Thief River Falls, Mahnomen, Park Rapids and Bemidji.