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  • Flights to St. Cloud resume after 3 years
    Allegiant Airlines is starting regular flights out of the St. Cloud Regional Airport. It's the first time in three years that the airport will have regular air service.December 15, 2012
  • Photos: Historic Union Depot in St. Paul
    A $243 million renovation of the St. Paul Union Depot is completed, and the downtown St. Paul facility will reopen to transit riders on Saturday, kicked off with an open house for the public. Here's a look at the depot from a historical perspective.December 7, 2012
  • Canadian Pacific Railway to cut 4,500 jobs
    Canadian Pacific Railway will eliminate some 4,500 employee and contractor positions by 2016, the new chief executive of Canada's second largest railway announced Tuesday.December 4, 2012
  • Reports: Delta weighs Virgin Atlantic stake
    Delta Air Lines Inc. is mulling the purchased of a 49 percent stake in British airline Virgin Atlantic Airways from Singapore Airlines Ltd., according to media reports.December 3, 2012
  • Mpls. to act soon on closing harbor terminal
    The Minneapolis City Council will decide next week exactly when the city's Upper Harbor Terminal on the Mississippi River will be closed permanently.November 21, 2012
  • 900 experts set to discuss Minn. traffic issues
    The state departments of health, public safety and transportation are gathering 900 experts from across Minnesota on Monday to discuss new traffic challenges.October 21, 2012
  • Amphibious vehicle to go on sale soon in US
    A one-person all-terrain vehicle that doubles as a personal watercraft is scheduled to go on sale by the end of this year.October 14, 2012
  • MnDOT revises St. Croix bridge design after summer testing
    Crews are working this fall to wrap up prep work on a new bridge over the St. Croix River between Oak Park Heights in Minnesota and St. Joseph in Wisconsin. The bridge is still several years away from becoming a reality and officials continue to refine plans for one of the most expensive public works projects in the state's history.October 2, 2012
  • Final repairs to begin on Sabo bridge
    Crews will begin making final repairs next week to the Minneapolis bike and pedestrian bridge where support cables broke loose in February.September 24, 2012
  • Huge bridge part on the move in Hastings
    Minnesota Department of Transportation crews will move the main span of the new Hastings bridge into place this weekend.September 22, 2012
  • A new bridge for Hastings, Minnesota
    MPR's Cathy Wurzer speaks with Steve Kordosky, project manager for the new Hastings, MN bridge.September 10, 2012
  • Stillwater bridge shut Monday for repairs
    The Minnesota Department of Transportation will close the Stillwater Lift Bridge for several months starting Monday.September 10, 2012
  • Price of gas rises to $3.84 US average
    The average U.S. price of a gallon of gasoline has jumped 8 cents over the past two weeks.September 9, 2012
  • Campus access easier as LRT project proceeds
    Light rail planners say students heading back to class at the University of Minnesota this week should be able to get around campus despite ongoing construction on the Central Corridor project.September 3, 2012
  • Commercial air service returns to St. Cloud
    Allegiant Air announced Thursday it will begin regular flights between St. Cloud's Regional Airport and the Phoenix area. The announcement brings air service back to a community that's been without it for nearly three years.August 23, 2012

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