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North Dakota nursing homes seek more state funding
Two arrested north of Eldridge, ND
North Dakota federal judge to go into semi-retirement next year
Michael Cohen sentenced to 3 years for crimes committed while working for Trump
North Dakota man faces negligent homicide charges following crash
Favre: 'Never say never' to coaching Packers
WATCH: Coach Chris Klieman hosts his introductory press conference at Kansas State
Report: Eagles QB Wentz could be out remainder of season
Several Gophers football players to be suspended for bowl game
Twins having important conversations about future during winter meetings
traffic and construction
December 1, 2018
Second daily train from St. Paul to Chicago likely; high-speed rail prospects stalled
ST. PAUL — Plans for a second daily passenger train from St. Paul to Chicago could chug forward with Democrats in control of the House and...
December 1, 2018 - 10:56am
November 15, 2018
For those who can't drive 55, MnDOT initiative for state highways is just the ticket
ST. PAUL -- This one’s for all the speed demons out there. As motorists might have noticed, stretches of state highways have seen speed limits...
November 15, 2018 - 10:11am
November 7, 2018
MnDOT plans $10B in key projects over 10 years
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Transportation released a new 10-year plan Wednesday, Nov. 7, that it says will guide planning and investments...
November 7, 2018 - 6:00pm
October 26, 2018
Three-state water system will finally bringing Missouri River water to Worthington
WORTHINGTON, Minn.— In a little more than a month, the city of Worthington will be turning on the tap to accept over 1.9 million gallons of...
October 26, 2018 - 3:02pm
May 7, 2018
Historic Long X Bridge up for adoption as part of Highway 85 expansion
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Department of Transportation is proposing to remove the historic Long X Bridge and is seeking a public or private...
May 7, 2018 - 10:13pm
April 25, 2018
Major pushback against Line 3 recommendation
DULUTH—A judge's recommendation that the Line 3 pipeline replacement should follow its existing route across Minnesota — through two reservations instead of around them, as Enbridge had proposed — is being met with criticism from all sides, including the state's...
April 25, 2018 - 9:20pm
Places that write lots of tickets for distracted driving also have lower fatal crash rates, analysis finds
Places that write a lot of tickets for distracted driving appear to have lower fatal crash rates than places that don't, according to a report...
April 25, 2018 - 8:08am
April 24, 2018
Study: ND has some of the highest average speeds in the nation
North Dakota drivers are some of the fastest in the country, according to a fuel data analysis website. The state ranked fifth on a list of states...
April 24, 2018 - 3:11pm
April 5, 2018
Efforts chug forward to save landmark BNSF Railway bridge in Bismarck-Mandan
BISMARCK—For Mark Zimmerman and other members of Friends of the Rail Bridge, the BNSF Railway bridge straddling the Missouri River is an...
April 5, 2018 - 8:54pm
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