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August 15, 2017
The intersection for Minnesota Highway 23 and Highway 9 at New London pictured Tuesday is under consideration for a J-turn entering into New London. MnDOT presented a plan update Tuesday on the proposal to the Kandiyohi County Board.
Photo / Jan Queenan
Proposed Highway 23 safety recommendations unveiled
August 15, 2017 - 11:11pm
August 12, 2017
Minnesota State Trooper Jack Tiegs puts a hand-held laser to his eye to determine vehicle speed in St. Paul on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017. After he stops cars he said he looks at what speed they were going, demeanor of the motorist, and their driving record before issuing a ticket or warning.  Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
We analyzed 224,915 Minnesota speeding tickets. See what we learned.
August 12, 2017 - 8:00am
We crunched the data. Here's how to avoid Minnesota State Patrol speeding tickets.
August 12, 2017 - 8:00am
How fast do you have to go to get a ticket on MN highways?
August 12, 2017 - 7:40am
Rush hour? Weekends? When are Minn. drivers most likely to get a ticket?
August 12, 2017 - 7:30am
Who gets the most speeding tickets? Men or women? Young or old?
August 12, 2017 - 7:20am
Minnesota State Trooper Jack Tiegs gets ready to pursue a speeding car after using his hand-held laser to determine vehicle speed in St. Paul on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
State Patrol writing 80 percent more speeding tickets than just 3 years ago
August 12, 2017 - 7:10am
Minnesota State Trooper Jack Tiegs approaches a vehicle that was speeding in St. Paul on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017. After he stops cars he said he looks at what speed they were going, demeanor of the motorist, and their driving record before issuing a ticket or warning. He gave this motorist a warning. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Pulled over for speeding? Here's a state trooper's perspective.
August 12, 2017 - 7:00am
August 4, 2017
Tribune file photo
Kandiyohi County sets work session on proposed sales tax
August 4, 2017 - 7:18am
July 30, 2017
Anne Polta / Tribune
Mel Odens, Kandiyohi County Public Works director, uses model trucks Thursday to demonstrate traffic flow through a roundabout proposed for the intersection of County Roads 5 and 15 on the southwest edge of Willmar.
Open house offers first glimpse of proposed roundabout in Kandiyohi County
July 30, 2017 - 10:40pm
July 23, 2017
Mike Wise (left) and Bobby Fischer (right) use ground penetrating radar under the supervision of Dave Maki (center) on July 14, 2017, on West Third Street in Duluth, Minn. GPR is one of the non-intrusive archeological methods being used to determine the boundries of the sacred burial grounds.  Mike Krebs / Forum News Service
Treading lightly: Non-intrusive methods used to chart Ojibwe burial grounds
July 23, 2017 - 6:00am
July 22, 2017
Open house slated on Willmar intersection study
July 22, 2017 - 8:10am
July 21, 2017
More rural America scenes like this is a goal of rural congressmen. This is Minnesota 371 construction work in the summer of 2017 between Nisswa and East Twin Lake. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
Rep. Peterson: Rural America's critical infrastructure needs include broadband, flood control
July 21, 2017 - 12:36pm
July 19, 2017
Tribune photo / Clay Conover
A highway sign sits along Kandiyohi County Road 5 in western Willmar. A high-traffic County Road 5 intersection with County Road 15 and Minnesota Highway 23 on the southwest edge of Willmar is an improvement location that could be paid for by a local option sales tax in Kandiyohi County.
Kandiyohi County Board eyes local sales tax to fund highway needs
July 19, 2017 - 9:55pm
July 13, 2017
Wind powers Minnesota's first 100 percent electric school bus, thanks to renewable energy credits. The eLion can travel 100 miles on a charge and meets or exceeds Minnesota's engine and safety standards, according to specs by manufacturer Lion Electric Co. of Quebec. Kara Hildreth / RiverTown Mulitmedia contributor
Minnesota's first e-bus hits the road
July 13, 2017 - 9:14am
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