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Court: Met Council insurance must pay for uninsured, injured bus riders

A Metro Transit bus passenger who is injured in an accident and doesn’t have their own insurance can receive compensation from the Met Council for medical expenses and lost wages, the...

September 23, 2014

Green Line keeps pedestrians, college students on track

Turns out the train can bring additional foot traffic to the city. The Star Tribune looked at pedestrian studies conducted in downtown Minneapolis since the arrival of the Green Line. The research...

September 19, 2014

Major weekend roadwork to close I-35W, more metro highways

Looking to get from the south suburbs to the Gophers game this weekend? You might need to take a detour – all I-35W northbound traffic from the Crosstown to downtown will be closed from late Friday...

September 19, 2014

Bite Squad Adds Gift And Liquor Delivery, Expands To Seattle

As Bite Squad expands, the market for restaurant delivery is heating up.

August 22, 2014

Metro Transit buses will automatically announce stops, route info

Twin Cities buses will soon start self-announcing bus stops. Metro Transit announced this week it has started to implement new automated audio and digital announcements on its bus fleet. These pre...

August 13, 2014

As oil train traffic rises, Minnesota officials urge catastrophe preparedness

State officials are working on a strategy to help Minnesota better prepare for a potential oil train disaster, as more trains loaded with Bakken crude crisscross the state on their way through the...

August 12, 2014

Polaris announces new jobs as part of Plymouth expansion

Medina-based ATV-maker Polaris Industries is planning to expand in Plymouth, in a move the company says will create 100 jobs. The company, which also manufactures snowmobiles, motorcycles, military...

August 01, 2014

Airfares dip at MSP, but ticket prices still high

The good news for travelers: Airfares at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport began a descent early this year – ticket prices fell further at MSP than at any of the nation’s 20 busiest...

July 31, 2014

Unzipped: High-speed zip rail from metro to Rochester discussed

How does a zippy 45-minute trip from the Twin Cities to Rochester sound? That could be a reality in the coming years, as a group of transportation officials explore a plan for a high-speed Zip Rail...

July 30, 2014

Mpls Plans Hennepin-Lyndale Corridor Overhaul, Seeks Input

A reconstruction of the often-congested corridor could begin in 2015.

July 29, 2014

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