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January 18, 2020 - 7:45 am
Saturday's travel throughout Minnesota was hampered by high winds and icy roads following the storm that moved through the region. The Minnesota State Patrol reports 306 car crashes statewide between 6:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Saturday. That includes 35 crashes where people were injured. The damage...
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December 24, 2019 - 6:35 am
There are new leaders for Minnesota's Metropolitan Council and Fire Marshal's office. Former MnDOT Commissioner Charlie Zelle was appointed Monday by Governor Walz to take the reins of the Met Council, the Twin Cities' regional transit agency, starting in January. "The Council serves the critical...
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October 01, 2019 - 4:30 pm
Thousands of Minnesota students will trade in bus, car, and other motorized rides on Wednesday for the annual Walk and Bike to School Day. The annual day is part of a national campaign encouraging students and parents to increase their physical activity, practice pedestrian and bicycle safety, and...
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May 31, 2019 - 8:15 am
There shouldn't be much trouble finding something to do this weekend in the Twin Cities, but getting there might take some time. Whether you're headed to Grand Old Day in St. Paul, the Edina Art Fair, or open Streets in Minneapolis make sure to review MnDOT's map of weekend road projects. The...
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April 24, 2019 - 10:38 am
Now that winter is (mostly) behind us, time to start looking at Minnesota's second season: Road Construction. RELATED: See the full list of projects and traffic impacts around Minnesota This weekend, there is a major road closure as part of the four-year reconstruction project on 35W south of...
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March 20, 2019 - 7:53 am
MNDot crews are going to repair the growing pothole problem on 35W north south of downtown Minneapolis, but that means lane closures. Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 35W north will be reduced to one lane between 46th Street and 94, so expect delays. Potholes are at their worst in the spring. But...
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