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Get ready for some Twin Cities road construction

A stretch of a major highway in the Twin Cities will be closed Monday night into Tuesday morning – only temporary, but it’s a sign of what’s coming to the region (and the state) once...

March 28, 2016

Gov. Dayton calls for increased rail safety after explosive train crash

A preliminary investigation shows a tanker truck pulled out in front of a train in northwestern Minnesota, causing a crash that forced residents to evacuate, sources say. Gov. Mark Dayton went to...

March 26, 2016


Stratasys In Space: Rocket With 3D Printed Parts Successfully Launches

3D printing rocket components have proven to make the aircrafts lighter, more cost efficient and easier to construct.

March 24, 2016

New suburb-to-suburb bus route is suspended because few people used it

A suburban bus route that launched earlier this year is being suspended because not enough people took it. The Suburban Transit Association (STA) will stop its Suburb-to-Suburb Demonstration Route...

March 24, 2016

First security, now traffic delays likely at MSP airport this week

Travelers from Minneapolis-St. Paul airport won’t just be facing delays at security this week, with road construction planned for near Terminal 1. KSTP reports the road leading to and from...

March 22, 2016

And they're off: First lakers leave Duluth for 2016 shipping season

And so the shipping season begins! First ship to leave under the lift bridge is the Edwin H. Gott. — NWS Duluth (@NWSduluth) March 22, 2016 The commercial shipping...

March 22, 2016

Doug Loon

Minnesota Chamber Sees Big Role For Business In State's Transportation-Funding Debate

Chamber head Doug Loon has teamed up with labor unions and other business groups to push for a transportation funding compromise at the Capitol.

March 15, 2016

Audit: MnDOT needs to be more open about how it chooses to fund highway work

The Minnesota Department of Transportation is not transparent, consistent, or objective enough with how it decides which state highway projects to fund, auditors said in a report released Monday...

March 14, 2016


State Launches First-Ever Crackdown On Credit Card Skimmers

The Department of Commerce said its annual gas pump inspections would now include searching for signs of tampering near card readers.

March 10, 2016

Lawmakers propose $15M in safety improvements on deadly stretch of Hwy. 12

Lawmakers have introduced a bill to fund safety improvements on a troublesome stretch of Highway 12 in Hennepin County. State Rep. Jerry Hertaus, R-Greenfield, introduced the bill (HF 2673/SF 2467)...

March 10, 2016

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