Did you know speed limits are on the rise along many rural Minnesota highways? Last night, KARE 11 talked to me about the changes.

MnDOT to raise speed limit on more than 5,000 miles of state highway

MnDOT says top speed will be raised from 55 to 60 miles per hour on 5,240 miles of state highway, or 77 percent of the 7,000 miles of rural two-lane highways studied.