Tim Harlow

Reporter | Traffic and transportation
Phone: 612-673-7768
Tim covers traffic and transportation issues in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area, and likes to get out of the office, even during rush hour.

Recent content from Tim Harlow

Northstar delays get Capitol hearing

Legislators to look into options for coordinating trains with increased freight traffic on tracks owned by BNSF.

Updated: February 25, 2014, - 08:21 PM

Freight cars again delay Northstar; 'several days' before it's solved

Monday’s commuter delays rank among the most severe since the train began running in 2009 — and the problem is...

Updated: February 24, 2014, - 08:32 PM

The Drive: New app can help fix a parking ticket

Parking tickets can be the bane of any driver.

Updated: February 24, 2014, - 05:44 AM

Don't need to travel this weekend? Don't do it, advises State Patrol

It will take a few days for driving conditions to improve, according to the State Patrol. “If you don’t absolutely need to travel through the weekend, don’t do it,” said Lt. Eric Roeske.

Updated: February 22, 2014, - 08:36 AM

Obituary: Arthur Pejsa, 90, pioneer rocket scientist

Arthur Pejsa never had the desire to go to outer space, but his contributions to the aerospace industry allowed scores...

Updated: February 19, 2014, - 12:23 PM

Baby escapes injury when Northstar train hits car in Elk River

A woman and her infant son escaped injury Monday morning when the car they were in was hit by a...

Updated: February 17, 2014, - 07:23 PM

The Drive: Weather, detours can throw off NexTrip

When a 6-inch snowstorm hit the Twin Cities during the morning rush hour Jan. 30 and brought traffic to a...

Updated: February 17, 2014, - 05:36 AM

MnDOT might build third lane on I-494 in Plymouth

MnDOT, which had planned a “dynamic shoulder,” might instead add a general-purpose lane.

Updated: February 14, 2014, - 08:47 PM

3 children die in early morning north Minneapolis blaze

The fire broke out around 5 a.m. on 2800 block of Colfax Avenue N. Fire fighters entered the structure under "very, very, very precarious situations." the fire chief said.

Updated: February 14, 2014, - 08:02 AM

Another morning of delays angers Northstar’s riders

Disabled freight trains forced four of five inbound runs to be called off. Passengers questioned Metro Transit’s planning and sharing...

Updated: February 11, 2014, - 09:19 PM

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