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Fifth street in downtown Minneapolis closes Monday

Fifth street in downtown Minneapolis closes MondayFifth Street, which carries traffic from 94-W into downtown Minneapolis, will be closed permanently around the stadium.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Traffic

Minneapolis road closures begin on Monday

Minneapolis road closures begin on MondaySouthbound Hennepin Ave. at First Street and 2nd Ave. N will be affected.
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Traffic

Car KARE Tip: Steering & Suspension

Car KARE Tip: Steering & SuspensionAfter years of driving through harsh Minnesota winters and pothole-driven roads, the damage to your vehicle can be much worse. What makes your vehicle have a smooth ride, is your vehicle's suspension, the springs that make the bumps in the road easy to handle. Over...
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  • 5 days, 4 hours ago
Traffic

Construction begins on Highway 100

Construction begins on Highway 100Construction on Highway 100 is set to begin this week.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Traffic

Car KARE Tip: Pothole impact bulge

Car KARE Tip: Pothole impact bulgeWe are talking about what you do once it's too late and when you hit a pothole with your tire.
  • Traffic
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Traffic

Chemical tank rolls off semi, closes Highway 52

Chemical tank rolls off semi, closes Highway 52A wreck involving a semi-trailer has closed a stretch of northbound Highway 52 in St. Paul Tuesday morning.
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  • 2 weeks ago
Traffic

Construction season begins with Highway 100

Construction season begins with Highway 100The warmer temperatures just arrived and already we're talking construction.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Traffic

Car KARE Tip: Timing Belt

Car KARE Tip: Timing BeltWhen you think about vehicle maintenance most motorists try to stay on top of their routine oil changes and make sure their tires get rotated when needed. However Today's Car KARE Tip is looking a little further down your inspection list... at your vehicles timing...
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Traffic

Veteran player in transportation funding debate stakes plan

Veteran player in transportation funding debate stakes planA veteran legislative voice on Minnesota transportation matters says he's reaching for middle ground in the road-and-transit funding debate.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Traffic

Car KARE Tip: Brakes

Car KARE Tip: BrakesWe all know brakes are there to stop or safely slow down your vehicle, but as drivers we sometimes take our brakes for granted.
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Traffic

Hennepin-Lyndale corridor redesign finalized

Hennepin-Lyndale corridor redesign finalizedConstruction will be noticeable beginning in August of 2015, as crews close lanes for sewer work.
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Traffic

Speed limits will increase on some MN highways

Speed limits will increase on some MN highwaysOver the next few years, speed limits on a number of highways will increase as part of a Minnesota Department of Transportation study.
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  • 1 month ago
Traffic

West metro road construction delays up ahead

West metro road construction delays up aheadBe careful what you wish for: the return of warmer weather will mean the beginning of a particularly brutal road construction season in the west metro.
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  • 1 month ago
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MnDOT statewide bike plan meeting

MnDOT statewide bike plan meetingMnDOT hosts statewide meeting to improve state's current bicycle plan.
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  • 1 month ago
Traffic

New school bus status app helps parents and students

New school bus status app helps parents and studentsThe St. Paul Public Schools bus tracking app has now been out for more than a month and already has more than 1,200 downloads.
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  • 1 month ago
Traffic

Metro Spotlight: Green Commute

Metro Spotlight: Green CommuteIt's all about the electric drive, a smart battery operated car that some motorist's say is the "green" wave of the future. "It turns heads all the time," said Electric Drive owner Paul Richards. "We get a kick out of it driving...
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  • 1 month ago
Traffic

Strain on federal highway fund colors MN roads debate

Strain on federal highway fund colors MN roads debateA slowing flow of money from Washington for highway construction is putting strain on road-building budgets of Minnesota and other states.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
News

Light snow, slick streets lead to 305 crashes in metro

Light snow, slick streets lead to 305 crashes in metroFriday's light snow was just enough to create a mess on metro roads. With cold pavement mixing with slippery conditions, it was a recipe for slow traffic and plenty of spin outs.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Cars

Car KARE Tip: Fender Benders

Car KARE Tip: Fender BendersAlthough fender benders can happen at anytime and anywhere, we typically see a lot more minor car accidents this time of year due to the slick roads
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Traffic

Car KARE Tip: Changing your oil

Car KARE Tip: Changing your oilVehicle maintenance is something we all have to do to make sure we get from point A to point B safely and the Car KARE tip of the week is all about the importance of getting that oil changed.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
News

Semi rollover on I-694W causes major delays

Semi rollover on I-694W causes major delaysThe morning snow is likely to blame for a crash involving a semi truck that blocked three lanes of traffic on Interstate 694 at Highway 47.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
News

Metro Spotlight: Skyway Living

Metro Spotlight: Skyway LivingMost everyone has their own morning routine, and for many the headache of a morning commute is a big part of it.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Life

Car KARE Tip: Tire pressure

Car KARE Tip: Tire pressureMost cars made after 2006 alert you when your car tire air pressure falls dangerously low. For those who have it, it's that little exclamation point that lights up in your dash. As the temperature drops, so does your tire inflation, which is why car experts are...
  • Life
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Traffic

Red Bull Crashed Ice parking information

Red Bull Crashed Ice parking informationIt's going to be a very busy weekend in St. Paul for those headed to Red Bull Crashed Ice. More than 100,000 people will be making their way to witness the skaters in action and in terms of traffic it typically causes quite the headache.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Local

2014 traffic deaths could be 2nd lowest since 1944

2014 traffic deaths could be 2nd lowest since 1944Preliminary numbers from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety indicate traffic deaths for 2014 fell to a near record low.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Crime

Driver arrested after hitting State Patrol squad

Driver arrested after hitting State Patrol squadA driver is facing criminal charges after crashing into a State Patrol squad car early Friday.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Slick roads lead to another day of crashes, spinouts

Slick roads lead to another day of crashes, spinoutsThe mess from Thursday's snow is lingering into a second day.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Weather

Hundreds of crashes across Minnesota as blizzard moves in

Hundreds of crashes across Minnesota as blizzard moves inRoads have reopened in southwestern Minnesota but transportation officials are still advising no travel in south-central and southwestern parts of the state because of blizzard conditions.
  • Weather
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Weather

Snow falls, vehicles crash across MN

Snow falls, vehicles crash across MNRoads across the Twin Cities metro and greater Minnesota are a mess. The state patrol says there were 589 crashes statewide as of 4:30 p.m. Thursday.
  • Weather
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Weather

Couple bikes to work despite frigid temperatures

Couple bikes to work despite frigid temperaturesDespite the frigid temperatures, many of us still have to go to work everyday and for some their morning commute is much colder. Lindsey and Daniel, a married couple out of St. Paul, bike to and from work every day rain or shine.
  • Weather
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago