A crash that had been blocking the left shoulder on eastbound 94 at Hwy. 52 is out of the way, and traffic is starting to loosen up. Still plan on a 15-minute drive from McKnight Road to 35E.
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The weekend traffic volume on metro area freeways and highways is likely to be heavier than normal as thousands make their way to the Minnesota State Fair and the Vikings' preseason home opener at U.S. Bank Stadium.
For one week only, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will operate a temporary enrollment center for passengers to enroll in the PreCheck program.
Ever since the Minnesota Department of Transportation finished resurfacing Interstate 394 west of Hwy. 100, a number of Drive readers have commented on the lack of lines on the freeway and that those that have been put down are extremely hard to see.
Over the past five years, police have made an average of 2,509 DWI arrests in August, the highest of any month during the year, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety.
In a survey of 114,000 travelers, MSP ranked third in the category of top large airports, third for shopping and second for dining options.
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The State Supreme Court will make final decision on whether the Republican representing Chisago County will be on ballot.
The Twins are on pace to lose 99-100 games this season. The only way for fans to stay patient is if there are prospects developing who will make teams pay for these beatdowns.
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Many foods introduced at the Minnesota State Fair fade into obscurity. But each year, a few take on a classic, Pronto Pup-like stature.
The Twins will hire a presidential-level executive who will have authority over all baseball decisions yet be freed from the day-to-day particulars of the GM job. That person will then hire a GM.
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Eddie Rosario and Miguel Sano hit home runs in the seventh and eighth innings, and Joe Mauer's two-run double in the ninth sealed the win.
The judge sentenced Jeff Dubay to 180 days in jail and 10 years probation. Dubay, 48, was caught possessing methamphetamine earlier this year.
Teddy Bridgewater has had a strong camp overall, but he had a rocky display Friday during a passing drill when he was picked off on consecutive plays.
Miguel's abilities remain immense. The question is when will he choose to exploit them to the maximum.