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Minnesota Senate Democrats take middle ground on budget plan
Here’s help for cash-strapped governments — if it passes
General Mills changes to suit changing consumer tastes
Rape sentence prompts outcry
Longtime bush pilot and mail carrier Don Hanson dies
NFL: Have Vikings finally replaced Moss?
Men's basketball: Badgers escape with win
NHL: Wild’s playoff push hinges on homestand
Tom Powers: MLS guys are kidding about the stadium, right?
Prep football: Solem patriarch of BOLD football family
Star Trek's 'Mr. Spock,' Leonard Nimoy, dies at 83
Creative Minnesota presentation in Willmar, Minn., postponed
Apple Watch launches April 24 for up to $17,000 in rose gold
Lucille "Tweet" Violet Corneil
Verna E. Thomsen
Richard "Ric" T. McGinty
Paul T. Quisberg
Viola M. Kittelson
Gatewood — Moenkedick
Kohlman — Zahnow
Henry — Koch
Hoese — Klema
Hartog — Geske
Letter: Where was Rep. Baker?
Letter: A misuse of Robert’s Rules
Letter: Ill-advised talks with Iran
Letter: Did voters make a mistake?
Letter: Don’t rush to judgment
November 1, 2012
MnDOT commissioner departing for AAA Minneapolis
ST. PAUL (AP) -- Minnesota's transportation commissioner is resigning. Tom Sorel plans to begin a new job as CEO of AAA Minneapolis on Dec. 1. Sorel has served at Department of Transportation commissioner since April 2008. Gov. Mark Dayton has appointed Deputy Commissioner Bernie...
November 1, 2012 - 2:02pm
September 8, 2012
Thinking 'outside of the box' for transportation designs
WILLMAR -- Unconventional road designs, community collaboration and local funding may be part of the package of solutions for Minnesota's growing...
news / local
September 8, 2012 - 12:00am
September 6, 2012
MnDOT Commissioner in Willmar, Minn., Friday to discusses transportation
WILLMAR - The future of transportation in Minnesota will be discussed at a Friday morning meeting in Willmar with MnDOT Commissioner Tom Sorel and Sen. Joe Gimse, who is chairman of the Senate transportation committee. The meeting will be held at 10:30 a.m. at the Willmar Airpor...
news / local
September 6, 2012 - 4:44pm
October 22, 2010
MnDOT announces $50M flood mitigation initiative Program not part of recent legislation
ST.PAUL -- A $50 million flood mitigation program will help fund highway im-provement projects over the next five years that will make state roadways more resistant to future flood damage. According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation, the state allocation, coupled with...
October 22, 2010 - 12:00am
October 21, 2010
$50 million flood mitigation program will help state highways
ST.PAUL - A $50 million flood mitigation program will help fund highway improvement projects over the next five years that will make state roadways more resistant to future flood damage.
October 21, 2010 - 9:23am
April 11, 2009
Highway, bridge projects totaling $1.4B set in District 8
WILLMAR -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced this week a list of 223 state highway and bridge projects that will be completed this year. The projects have a combined construction cost of $1.4 billion. There are 14 projects in District 8, headquartered in Willmar,...
news / local / region
April 11, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Senators sweet on MnDOT boss; confirmation likely
ST. PAUL -- Perhaps the "Wedding March" would have been appropriate background music as a Minnesota Senate committee gave its blessing to the state's new transportation commissioner. "This is as good as some marriages get," Sen.
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am