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How would you solve transit problems in metro's vital Riverview Corridor?

The Riverview Corridor is a vital lifeline in the Twin Cities. Each day, it is used by tens of thousands of vehicles and public transit riders to get to and from the Minneapolis suburbs and St...

June 17, 2015


Sun Country Negotiations Won’t Delay Airport Expansion

Wages at MSP will also increase to a minimum of $10 per hour.

June 16, 2015

Green Line turns 1: A look back at the light rail line's first year in service

Sunday marks the one-year anniversary of Metro Transit’s Green Line – and to celebrate, dozens of businesses along the light rail line are handing out discounts and free offers. The week of...

June 14, 2015

Carpe dam: End near for lock and dam on historic St. Anthony Falls

On Tuesday night, the 53-year-old Upper St. Anthony Falls Lock and Dam in Minneapolis will run its final cycle. MPR News reports that, by congressional decree, the lock and dam will close in a...

June 08, 2015

Oil train-truck accident spills only flour, but raises rail safety concerns

Train, semi carrying flour collide near St. Paul Park/Newport border. No injuries. #sowashco — Emily Buss (@TheEmilyB) June 7, 2015 A collision between an oil train and a...

June 07, 2015


Eden Prairie End Of Line Is Likely To Take The Brunt Of Southwest LRT Cuts

Members of the Corridor Management Committee generally accepted a suggestion to scrap two stations in Eden Prairie.

June 04, 2015

Northern MN railroad crossing back in service after bridge fire last week

Train traffic is moving again across a busy railroad crossing in northern Minnesota, just a few days after a bridge caught fire and collapsed. The Canadian National Railway built a temporary span...

June 01, 2015

Minnesota's 50 Fantastic Firsts

We challenge any other state to come up with a list of extraordinary innovations as impressive as Minnesota’s.

May 29, 2015

Who Gets A Stop When Viking River Cruises Hits The Mississippi?

Viking River Cruises wants to run the Mississippi, and local towns are lining for a piece of the action.

May 29, 2015

Investigation rules rail bridge fire in northern Minnesota was accidental

The fire that caused the collapse of a heavily-used rail bridge near Ericsburg, Minnesota on Wednesday was “accidental in nature,” the Koochiching County Sheriff reports. A multi-agency...

May 28, 2015

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