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Census: More than half of Minnesota's counties lost residents in 2017
Grandson arrested for murder in deaths of couple called pillars of Minn. town
Man in chase forces cars off road in high-speed pursuit with officers near Mayville
Jane Freeman, wife of state's first Democratic Gov. Orville Freeman and mother of Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman, dies at 96
Judge tells Twin Cities cop 'I am a Ramsey County judge,' gets DUI anyway
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March 19, 2018
Amtrak quietly ends student, AAA discounts
WASHINGTON - Amtrak officials have quietly ended discounts for students and AAA members and raised the age requirement for senior discounts to 65. The discounts, which offered up to 10 percent off tickets, were discontinued earlier this year as part of a shift in strategy for the...
March 19, 2018 - 2:48pm
March 7, 2018
MnDOT studying how to bring elevated freeway to the ground in Duluth
DULUTH—The estimated $205 million reconstruction of the "can of worms" section of Interstate 35 through Duluth isn't scheduled to begin...
March 7, 2018 - 8:28pm
Mall of America planning enormous $150 million water park, would be largest in North America
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. -- The Mall of America wants to build an enormous water park costing more than $150 million. According to a presentation...
March 7, 2018 - 3:51pm
February 6, 2018
Fatal Amtrak crashes spotlight 10-year wait for safety upgrades
The third fatal Amtrak crash in less than two months has thrown a spotlight on delays in installing congressionally mandated technology designed...
February 6, 2018 - 1:25pm
February 5, 2018
'Uber of snowplows' expands to Twin Cities
ST. PAUL—Wanna get rid of that snow? Your ability to hire someone to plow your driveway with a simple tap on a smartphone has expanded in the Twin Cities. The on-demand snow removal service SnoHub, a free app, officially launched here this past week. It joins Plowz, another...
February 5, 2018 - 9:54pm
February 3, 2018
'Permanent pollutant': Salt to melt ice on streets posing growing risk to Minnesota's lakes
MOORHEAD — Salt applied to streets and roads to melt snow and ice is becoming a growing environmental concern in some areas of the country,...
February 3, 2018 - 1:34pm
January 31, 2018
So long, snow: SD DOT adds tow plows, increases efficiency in clearing roads
MITCHELL, S.D.—South Dakota is boosting its snow-removal arsenal. After the state Department of Transportation expanded its fleet with...
January 31, 2018 - 4:41pm
Crookston considers reducing downtown traffic lanes
CROOKSTON, Minn. — Better for businesses or creating more clutter on busy roads? The city of Crookston is considering a new project to revamp...
January 31, 2018 - 9:56am
January 22, 2018
Bismarck to consider testing driverless bus
BISMARCK -- City officials are considering adding a driverless bus to the Capital Area Transit fleet as part of a pilot program testing the use of autonomous vehicle technology on Bismarck streets. The initial concept is to run a route between downtown and the Capitol grounds, Bismarck...
January 22, 2018 - 5:54pm
January 18, 2018
Grand Forks sheriff leading candidate for 'America's Favorite Crossing Guard'
GRAND FORKS—Bob Rost spends most of his time leading the Grand Forks County Sheriff's Department, but before and after school, he grabs...
January 18, 2018 - 12:16pm
January 3, 2018
Gas prices may go up soon, but SD gas station owner disagrees
MITCHELL, S.D.—This year may not be great for motorists. Several national reports anticipate the average price for gasoline will jump in...
January 3, 2018 - 5:39pm
March 14, 2016
Small towns in rural Minnesota struggle to find funds to replace sewer, water systems
DENNISON, Minn. -- It was not in Jeff Flaten's job description 15 months ago when he was elected mayor of Dennison, Minn. Every day, including...
March 14, 2016 - 9:57am
Despite residents' pleas, Fargo planning board backs northside student apartment plan
FARGO - One of the big questions before the Planning Commission on Tuesday was whether homeowners can reasonably assume the zoning in place when...
March 14, 2016 - 9:56am
Caribou Coffee near Altru planned and more biz news
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - The city of Grand Forks received plans earlier this month for a Caribou Coffee across the street from Altru Hospital. The...
March 14, 2016 - 9:51am
North End apartments project clears first hurdle at Grand Forks zoning board
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - An apartment complex is one step closer to rising from the ground in the North End, but it faces pushback from residents...
March 14, 2016 - 9:49am