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Record month for Green Line as ridership nears 1.25 million

September was a record month for the Green Line light rail, with total rides taken almost hitting 1.25 million. Metro Transit reports last month set a “new high-water mark” for the $957...

October 14, 2015

MSP Airport is going to be really busy this week

Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport is going to be busy. The airport calls this week “traditionally one of the busiest weeks of the year,” and says you should plan ahead for...

October 13, 2015


Railroads Want Mandated Safety Upgrade Deadline Pushed Back

Companies say train shipments might have to grind to a halt without an extension, but some argue that railroads are behind due to misguided priorities.

October 12, 2015

Metro Transit will test $1 fare for low-income families

Low-income residents living in the Twin Cities may soon be able to save on transportation costs. Metro Transit is aiming to launch a six-month pilot program Dec. 1 that would allow low-income...

October 08, 2015

3 oil trains in 6 innings? Rail line's shift of oil traffic into Twin Cities has critics

More North Dakota crude is rolling into Minneapolis from the west. And the temporary change in oil train routes has some in the city worried more people would be in harm’s way if there’...

October 07, 2015


FAA Allege Sun Country Violated Drug Testing Protocol, Faces $115K Penalty

A dozen Sun Country employees were allegedly not drug tested after being hired or transferred, per the requirements of the Federal Aviation Administration.

September 28, 2015

Sun Country, Pilots Reach Tentative Labor Agreement

Negotiations had taken a contentious turn earlier this year.

September 21, 2015

Sun Country Ending Service To Chicago

Flights to city will end on September 28.

September 16, 2015

Delta gives 14.5% pay bump for thousands of Twin Cities workers

Thousands of Twin Cities Delta employees will get a 14.5 percent raise, the airline giant announced on Wednesday. The company said it will pump more money into employees’ base pay, and...

September 16, 2015

Bike-sharing programs expand as Minnesota's smaller cities get in on the ride

A handful of Minnesota cities are finding out whether bike-sharing programs so successful in Minneapolis-St. Paul and other major U.S. cities can work on a smaller scale. On Monday, the city of...

September 16, 2015

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