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Gov. Dayton creates new position to oversee rail safety

Amid growing concern surrounding rail safety, Governor Mark Dayton has appointed Alene Tchourumoff to the brand new position of State Rail Director, according to a statement. In this role...

May 01, 2016

No more lost luggage? Delta's new technology lets you track your bags

Lost luggage could soon be a thing of the past. By the end of this year, passengers flying Delta will be able to track their luggage from along every step of their trip using the Fly Delta mobile...

May 01, 2016

Minneapolis Passes $33M Package For Parks, Street Infrastructure

Meanwhile, state officials are also debating how much to spend on transportation repairs and construction.

April 29, 2016

Car Sharing

Does The Twin Cities Have Too Many Car-Sharing Services?

The market is increasingly crowded by both local and national brands.

April 29, 2016

Science Museum lands $14.5 million contract with NASA

NASA has given the Science Museum of Minnesota a huge contract to help inspire the next generation of science explorers. The St. Paul museum announced that it landed a $14.5 million contract to...

April 28, 2016

Bosses asked me to profile Somali community members, airport security official says

A top-ranking security official at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport told U.S. lawmakers this week that he was asked to target Somali travelers. “On April 8, 2016 my supervisors...

April 28, 2016

Average cost of a plane ticket drops to the lowest it's been in 5 years

On average, it cost travelers $377 for a round-trip flight in 2015 – the lowest it’s been since 2010, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation. That’s down 3.8 percent from...

April 26, 2016

People want to live by the light rail – and that's boosting home prices, group says

Home buyers want access to public transportation – and it’s boosting the value of homes in the Twin Cities. That’s according to a recent study by the Minneapolis Area Association of...

April 25, 2016

Green Line helped spur $4.2 billion in development, officials say

The Green Line has helped spur $4.2 billion in development in the Twin Cities, according to the Metropolitan Council. The agency says development along the current and planned light rail lines is...

April 20, 2016

MSP Airport

MSP Airport Among The World's Best

Results came from a survey of millions of flyers.

April 04, 2016

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