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6 people arrested following incident with Minneapolis PedalPub

Six people have been arrested after apparently using water balloons to target a group of people riding on a PedalPub through downtown Minneapolis Saturday. The group was carrying water balloons and...

May 24, 2015

SWLRT

Met Council Proposes Cuts To Southwest LRT

The cuts are aimed at saving the massive transit project, which was put in doubt last month when its price tag went up by $340 million.

May 21, 2015

Sun Country pilot negotiations delay expansion plans at MSP Airport

Planning for an expansion at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport is delayed due to the possibility Sun Country may reduce – or even discontinue – service. The Metropolitan Airports...

May 19, 2015

Minimum wage will rise to $10 for workers at MSP airport

The Metropolitan Airports Commission decided Monday to raise the minimum wage for the lowest-paid employees at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport to $10 an hour. Currently, most of them...

May 18, 2015

Charter flights between MSP, Cuba start Wednesday, commercial route could follow

The Minnesota Orchestra will be flying direct from Minneapolis-St. Paul airport to Cuba after a ruling by the Customs and Border Patrol which could pave the way for regular flights between the Twin...

May 12, 2015

MN lawmakers demand oil train disaster response plans in wake of Heimdal crash

State lawmakers have called on rail operator BNSF to provide details of how it would respond to an oil train disaster in Minnesota, following this week’s fiery crash in North Dakota. A BNSF...

May 08, 2015

Sun Country warns pilots of 'shutdown' as contract fight ramps up

A long-running labor dispute between Sun Country Airlines and its pilots has shifted into a new gear. The company’s chairman said in an email to a leader of the pilots union this week that...

May 07, 2015

SWLRT

Fix—Don't Nix—Southwest LRT, Say Local Officials

Despite the ballooning cost of the project, elected officials say they would rather cut costs than abandon the 16-mile addition to the region’s light rail system.

May 07, 2015

Rail safety concerns rekindled by latest North Dakota oil train derailment

A town in North Dakota was evacuated by authorities after an oil train derailed Wednesday morning. Valley News Live reports the Wells County Sheriff’s Office confirmed a BNSF train left the...

May 06, 2015

Truck

Bigger Trucks May Soon Hit Minnesota Roads

A plan to allow heavier trucks is in House transportation bill, not in Senate version.

April 28, 2015

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