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Airport workers protest wages at MSP, disrupting traffic

Hundreds of disgruntled demonstrators took to Terminal 1 at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Friday afternoon in protest of airport workers’ wages. KSTP reports employees with Delta...

December 05, 2014

C.H. Robinson

C.H. Robinson To Acquire Kansas City Freight Firm

The deal would expand the company’s e-commerce business.

December 02, 2014

Freezing weather forces record early closure of Mississippi shipping

The blast of icy weather seen across Minnesota the past two weeks has prompted the earliest closure of the Mississippi River to freight on record. The shipping season on the upper Mississippi was...

November 22, 2014

The Met Council chair is stepping down – here's why that's important

Susan Haigh announced Wednesday she is stepping down from her position as chair of the Metropolitan Council. On the surface, this may not sound that exciting – it’s a bureaucratic head...

November 20, 2014

To fix deteriorating roads and bridges, property taxes for Minnesotans expected to rise

Want roads and schools to improve in your neighborhood? Well, you may have to cough up 4 percent more in taxes next year to pay for it. Minnesotans will pay the price for a couple of years of...

November 19, 2014

New $220M Highway 53 route selected, complete with 200-foot tall bridge

The tallest bridge in Minnesota will be built as part of a $220 million project to relocate a section of Highway 53 on the Iron Range in the northeastern part of the state. The road, between Duluth...

November 18, 2014

Second derailment in less than a year in ND town raises rail safety concerns

More than 30 train cars derailed near Casselton, North Dakota Thursday evening. While no injuries were reported in the incident, Valley News Live reports that officials in the community 25 miles...

November 14, 2014

Road construction on Minneapolis' mind as city bids for $30M of federal cash

Reconstruction of major downtown Minneapolis streets, bridges and bike trails are among projects put forward by the city council as it bids for $30 million of federal funding. There is $150 million...

November 12, 2014

Welcome back to wintry commutes; pileups and slowdowns galore

When Veterans Day arrives Tuesday, Minnesotans may feel like survivors after battling through the season’s first snowstorm. Snow and sleet made a mess of the morning commute and things don...

November 10, 2014

See you next year! Road construction in Minnesota officially done for 2014

Minnesota’s road construction season for 2014 has come to a close – just in time for winter. The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) announced on Thursday that work on 308 projects...

November 07, 2014

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