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June 5, 2019
 Cirrus Aircraft announced today that Zean Nielsen has been selected to succeed Co-founder Dale Klapmeier as its next Chief Executive Officer. Cirrus Aircraft photo
Cirrus names new CEO: Co-founder Klapmeier steps down
June 5, 2019 - 5:45am
May 28, 2019
Tribune file photo After years of planning, work on the Willmar Wye is set to begin this year. An open house for the project is set for Thursday in Willmar.
MnDOT to hold open house Thursday on Willmar Wye project
May 28, 2019 - 7:13am
May 24, 2019
The Cirrus Vision SF50 jet returns to the hanger after a demonstration flight at the Inside Cirrus Event at the Rochester Airport.
Cirrus jets return to skies, recall raises questions about risk of corrective stall-protection systems
May 24, 2019 - 7:15pm
May 11, 2019
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The Minnesota Department of Transportation closed Highway 67 east of the entrance to the Upper Sioux Agency State Park in late March due to the fissures that expanded.
Slow-motion landslide could prove costly for road southeast of Granite Falls
May 11, 2019 - 7:04am
May 10, 2019
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This artist's rendering provided by the Minnesota Department of Transportation shows the new bridge that will be erected on state Highway 40 spanning Lac qui Parle Lake west of Milan this season. Work on the project starts Monday.
Work to start Monday on replacing Milan Bridge
May 10, 2019 - 7:00am
April 15, 2019
People gather near the Maria G. Monday, April 15, for the annual ceremony held for the first saltie of the year arriving in the Twin Ports. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Season’s first saltie lands in Duluth
April 15, 2019 - 6:24pm
April 5, 2019
Tom Cherveny / Tribune file photo

The Milan Bridge will be replaced in 2019 by an open, concrete structure. Concerns about the height and width restrictions of the steel truss structure led to the Minnesota Department of Transportation seeking authority to replace, rather than rehabilitate, the 1938 bridge.
MnDOT announces 2019 road projects in region
April 5, 2019 - 9:46pm
March 27, 2019
The average price per gallon of gas was $2.59 Tuesday in Grand Forks. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Prices at the pump expected to continue spring climb
March 27, 2019 - 9:54am
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The Federal Railroad Administration requires each railroad to have emergency notification system signs at all public rail crossings.
MnDOT wants motorists to use railroad crossing emergency notification system
March 27, 2019 - 9:16am
March 25, 2019
The Kaye E. Barker passes underneath the Aerial Lift Bridge in Duluth on Friday afternoon, March 22. The ship was the first to leave port for the 2019 shipping season. Samantha Erkkila / Forum News Service
Ships head for Duluth as Soo Locks open
March 25, 2019 - 5:35pm
March 14, 2019
The USCGC Mackinaw widens a channel through the ice in 2013 near the docked John G. Munson by steaming along a path it had broken out earlier. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Coast Guard shares icebreaking plan to kick off Great Lakes shipping season
March 14, 2019 - 5:30pm
March 12, 2019
Minnesota Department of Transportation file photo

Plans to repair concrete pavement problem spots this coming year on roads throughout the southwestern counties managed by the District 8 MnDOT office are on hold due to fiscal constraints.
Fiscal constraints force road project delays in District 8
March 12, 2019 - 6:52am
March 1, 2019
Tribune file photo
Open house set on Kandiyohi County Road 8 project
March 1, 2019 - 7:13am
February 13, 2019
Proposed train route from Duluth to Minneapolis.
Rail to Twin Cities draws closer look
February 13, 2019 - 5:38pm
February 9, 2019
Central Cass School students run to their buses after school Feb. 1 in Casselton, N.D. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Why don't all school buses have seat belts for kids?
February 9, 2019 - 2:41pm