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Work on 13 Minnesota road construction projects sped up

More than a dozen road construction projects across Minnesota are being accelerated under a statewide transportation program aimed at pushing work to get done more quickly. Gov. Mark Dayton...

October 07, 2014

Cargill’s Investment Fund Buys Irish Aviation Leasing Co.

CarVal has invested more than $76 billion across 70 countries since its inception in 1987.

October 06, 2014

MSP Airport

MSP Airport Building State’s Largest Solar Energy Site

The airport expects the project to generate up to 20 percent of its total power supply.

October 02, 2014

Kenilworth Channel

Park Board Ups The Ante In Dispute With Met Council Over Southwest LRT

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board voted Wednesday to spend up to $500,000 to study a shallow tunnel option for the Kenilworth Cooridor.

October 02, 2014

Legislators: Rail delays causing 'crisis' for Minnesota businesses

Minnesota lawmakers heard a boatload of evidence Tuesday about the problems backlogged railroads are causing the state’s businesses. More than 40 legislators from five committees heard four...

September 30, 2014

Pass the salt: Worries about supply for winter road treatments

Minnesota motorists may be forced onto a sort of low-sodium diet this winter as concern about adequate road salt supplies begins to build. The Associated Press report the supply is tight because so...

September 30, 2014

Not ready to roll: Rail backup creates taconite shipping worries

The regional rail logjam is creating concern that Minnesota-mined taconite will not be able to be loaded onto ore boats and shipped through the Great Lakes before winter limits travel for the...

September 29, 2014

Travel slowly returning to normal after Chicago air traffic control center fire

It’ll take about two more weeks to fully reopen a Chicago-area control center where a deliberately set fire brought air travel at the city’s two international airports to a standstill...

September 29, 2014

MSP travel backed up by Chicago air traffic control center fire

Hundreds of flights were delayed or cancelled at Chicago airports Friday morning due to a deliberately set fire in a major air traffic control facility, Chicago’s WLS-TV reports. More than 60...

September 26, 2014

Going down: Gas prices expected to keep falling, but how far?

Gas is as cheap as it’s been in more than half a year. Drivers in Minnesota – and across the nation – have seen the cost of a gallon of gas go down, down, down since hitting a 12-month high...

September 26, 2014

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