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April 17, 2018
Minnesota House Transportation Chairman PaulTorkelson of Hanska listens to testifiers during a Tuesday, April 17, 2018, committee meeting in which budget changes were discussed. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Transportation funding plans vary, with MNLARS questions remaining
April 17, 2018 - 6:12pm
April 4, 2018
Carolyn Lange / Tribune file photo

Nathan Pederson, right, with the Minnesota Department of Transportation, explains details of the U.S. Highway 71 resurfacing project to Don Plantinga, front left, and Bob Dickerson during an informational meeting in September. The $6 million project begins this spring.
MnDOT prepares for 2018 construction projects in region
April 4, 2018 - 10:13pm
March 30, 2018
School, health, city advocates threatened by Minn. road funding plan
March 30, 2018 - 5:20pm
March 26, 2018
t3.26.18 Bob King -- 032718.N.DNT.NORTHERNLIGHTSc1 -- Derrick James, Amtrak governmental affairs senior officer out of the Chicago office, talks about his enthusiasm for the Northern Lights Express project during a luncheon at the Depot Monday. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Passenger line between Duluth, Minneapolis moving on to next phase
March 26, 2018 - 5:33pm
March 23, 2018
FILE -- An Amtrak Acela Express train near Old Saybrook, Conn., May 15, 2015. Passengers on an Amtrak train were stuck on the tracks north of Manhattan without power or heat for several hours early on Feb.10 in below-freezing temperatures because of an “overhead power issue,” an Amtrak spokeswoman said. (Michael Appleton/The New York Times/Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
Amtrak's plan to end discounts for veterans is 'inexcusable,' Democratic senator says
March 23, 2018 - 10:27am
March 19, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

The North Business 71 bike and pedestrian path this summer will have a new surface. An overlay on nearly 4,500 feet of the path -- from Robbins Island to the parking lot of the former Kandiyohi Power Cooperative lot -- is one of the annual improvements approved Monday by the Willmar City Council.
Willmar council approves $2M in street, other improvements
March 19, 2018 - 10:42pm
Amtrak quietly ends student, AAA discounts
March 19, 2018 - 2:48pm
March 17, 2018
First vehicles pulled from wreckage of collapsed Florida bridge
March 17, 2018 - 1:59pm
March 9, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune file photo 

Traffic on state Highway 23 is shown where the four-lane meets the two-lane section between New London and Paynesville.
Making the pitch: Highway 23 Coalition seeks state and federal funding
March 9, 2018 - 9:49am
Highway 23 Coalition seeks state and federal funding
March 9, 2018 - 9:39am
March 4, 2018
Construction continues on Pub 112 Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, which will reopen as Pearl & the Thief in downtown Stillwater.  (Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
A Main Street makeover: Since the closing of the Stillwater Lift Bridge, the city’s downtown is booming with new development - and less traffic
March 4, 2018 - 6:00am
February 10, 2018
Tribune file photo
Open house set Thursday on reduced conflict intersection north of Willmar
February 10, 2018 - 11:23am
February 9, 2018
Former state Rep. Tim Finseth leads an East Grand Forks, Minn., Republican precinct caucus on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018. Across the state, Republican caucuses often were not well attended. Sam Easter / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Are Otto win, Nolan retirement linked?
February 9, 2018 - 12:39pm
February 6, 2018
Amtrak train cars lie on Interstate 5 after a derailment in DuPont, Washington, on Dec. 18, 2017. (Bloomberg photo by David Ryder)
Fatal Amtrak crashes spotlight 10-year wait for safety upgrades
February 6, 2018 - 1:25pm
January 27, 2018
Talks about combating poverty slated in Willmar
January 27, 2018 - 5:45am
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