All Things Considered
All Things Considered
Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Minnesota Public Radio Stories

  • Rep. Jim OberstarOberstar, NTSB chairman clash on bridge investigation
    U.S. Representative Jim Oberstar is publicly urging the National Transportation Safety Board to reverse its decision not to hold a public hearing on last year's deadly bridge collapse in Minneapolis.5:20 p.m.
  • Metro busMetro Transit sees record number of riders
    Metro Transit officials say bus and train ridership hit a 24-year high for the first three months of this year. One official says the steep rise in gas prices is one reason for the increase.5:24 p.m.
  • Northwest planes are lined up at their gates.Northwest posts $191 million operating loss
    Northwest and Delta airlines posted combined losses of $10.5 billion on paper in the first three months of the year.5:50 p.m.
  • New tax commissionPawlenty's tax group to focus on jobs
    Gov. Tim Pawlenty has named a special panel to help improve the state tax code and job climate, some DFL lawmakers say the governor's focus may be too narrow.5:54 p.m.

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