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Commuter rail line to give riders refunds if trains run late

The Northstar commuter rail line hopes to regain lost riders by offering them a money-back guarantee. Officials with the line that runs from Minneapolis north to Big Lake announced Thursday that...

December 18, 2014

There will be a record number of holiday travelers next week, report says

If you’re traveling over the holidays, you won’t be alone. An estimated 98.6 million Americans will be traveling at least 50 miles over the year-end holiday period (Dec. 23-Jan. 4...

December 18, 2014

Airline adds extra Citrus Bowl trips as demand from Gophers fans surges

Hey @GopherFootball fans! More flights have been added to #Orlando for the @BWWCitrusBowl: http://t.co/ImwcTWpEqS pic.twitter.com/3Ahpp8hOgc — Sun Country Airlines (@SunCountryAir) December 17...

December 17, 2014

Southwest LRT

Did The Massive Federal Spending Bill Just Screw Up Funding For Southwest LRT?

In a word: maybe, thanks to a section in the recently-passed federal spending bill that has raised questions about the feds' share of the bill for the light rail project.

December 17, 2014

MSP's plan to speed up security lines: Fewer checkpoints, but more lanes

A security revamp at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport will leave Terminal 1 with just two checkpoints for passengers to go through screening – but officials say it will mean a faster...

December 17, 2014

The Christmas rush: 2.5m expected to fly on busiest travel day of the holidays

Prepare for long lines on the Friday before Christmas, which is shaping up to be the busiest traveling day of the holiday season. The Airlines for America (A4A) website predicts that 2.5 million...

December 10, 2014

Airport workers protest wages at MSP, disrupting traffic

Hundreds of disgruntled demonstrators took to Terminal 1 at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Friday afternoon in protest of airport workers’ wages. KSTP reports employees with Delta...

December 05, 2014

C.H. Robinson

C.H. Robinson To Acquire Kansas City Freight Firm

The deal would expand the company’s e-commerce business.

December 02, 2014

Freezing weather forces record early closure of Mississippi shipping

The blast of icy weather seen across Minnesota the past two weeks has prompted the earliest closure of the Mississippi River to freight on record. The shipping season on the upper Mississippi was...

November 22, 2014

The Met Council chair is stepping down – here's why that's important

Susan Haigh announced Wednesday she is stepping down from her position as chair of the Metropolitan Council. On the surface, this may not sound that exciting – it’s a bureaucratic head...

November 20, 2014

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