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- A 60-day repair project will start on the Putnam Street Bridge Monday, April 4, at 9 a.m. The 14,300 cars that traverse the Putnam Street Bridge will meet the 15,700 cars that traverse the Washington Street Bridge.
- The American Red Cross, Frontier CB Club and Marietta College's Delta Tau Delta Fraternity will serve free coffee, soft drinks, donuts and cookies at the new rest area at I-77 milepost 3. The refreshment stop is being used as a way to entice drivers to take a break from driving.