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December 1, 2018
A mother and her daughter board Amtrak’s Empire Builder passenger train at the St. Paul Union Depot on Tuesday. The Empire Builder travels from the Union Depot to Chicago daily. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Second daily train from St. Paul to Chicago likely; high-speed rail prospects stalled
December 1, 2018 - 10:56am
November 15, 2018
The speed limit has been increased on eastbound Highway 210 near the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport in Brainerd. According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation, where road quality allows, speed limits will be increased from 55 mph to 60 on state two-lane highways. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
For those who can't drive 55, MnDOT initiative for state highways is just the ticket
November 15, 2018 - 10:11am
November 7, 2018
View of Minneapolis skyline. Wikipedia Commons
MnDOT plans $10B in key projects over 10 years
November 7, 2018 - 6:00pm
October 26, 2018
Miles of wire are being strung around the 2-million gallon water reservoir to hold the panels in place. The reservoir is located west of Worthington and will store water for the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System. (Submitted photo)
Three-state water system will finally bringing Missouri River water to Worthington
October 26, 2018 - 3:02pm
May 7, 2018
A truck crosses the Long X Bridge on U.S. Highway 85 south of Watford City, N.D., Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. Forum News Service file photo
Historic Long X Bridge up for adoption as part of Highway 85 expansion
May 7, 2018 - 10:13pm
April 25, 2018
Major pushback against Line 3 recommendation
April 25, 2018 - 9:20pm
A driver uses a cell phone while stuck in trafffic in New York in file photo. (Rob Bennett/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Places that write lots of tickets for distracted driving also have lower fatal crash rates, analysis finds
April 25, 2018 - 8:08am
April 24, 2018
Study: ND has some of the highest average speeds in the nation
April 24, 2018 - 3:11pm
April 5, 2018
Emily Sakariassen, president of Preservation North Dakota, holds a This Place Matters banner with a stage filled with members of the newly formed Friends of the Rail Bridge in back. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Efforts chug forward to save landmark BNSF Railway bridge in Bismarck-Mandan
April 5, 2018 - 8:54pm
March 19, 2018
Amtrak quietly ends student, AAA discounts
March 19, 2018 - 2:48pm
March 7, 2018
Soil testing is underway beneath the I-35 "Can of Worms" in Duluth to determine what kinds of loads it can support during the reconstruction, where proposed elevated roadways will be brought to ground level. Bob King / Forum News Service
MnDOT studying how to bring elevated freeway to the ground in Duluth
March 7, 2018 - 8:28pm
Undated courtesy image of World Waterpark at West Edmonton Mall in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. A similar water park is being considered for the Mall of America in Bloomington. Photo courtesy of West Edmonton Mall
Mall of America planning enormous $150 million water park, would be largest in North America
March 7, 2018 - 3:51pm
February 6, 2018
Amtrak train cars lie on Interstate 5 after a derailment in DuPont, Washington, on Dec. 18, 2017. (Bloomberg photo by David Ryder)
Fatal Amtrak crashes spotlight 10-year wait for safety upgrades
February 6, 2018 - 1:25pm
February 5, 2018
'Uber of snowplows' expands to Twin Cities
February 5, 2018 - 9:54pm
February 3, 2018
The City of Fargo keeps its salt in this dome seen Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, near the Central Garage to keep rain from washing it away.  Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
'Permanent pollutant': Salt to melt ice on streets posing growing risk to Minnesota's lakes
February 3, 2018 - 1:34pm