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August 13, 2018
Crashes clear on I-35W and I-35E in north metro

Crashes clear on I-35W and I-35E in north metro

For the moment, the freeway system is crash free. Wrecks on southbound I-35W at County Road 88 in New Brighton. and southbound I-35E at Little Canada Road in Little Canada have cleared.
Local
August 10, 2018
I-35W and light-rail shutdowns among weekend travel disruptions

I-35W and light-rail shutdowns among weekend travel disruptions

The Irish Fair of Minnesota on Harriet Island in St. Paul, the Pizza Luce Block Party in Minneapolis, Saints and Lynx games and a Zac Brown concert at Target Center - so many things to do and places to go this weekend. Road construction and a light-rail shut down might to make it hard to get to there.
Local
August 10, 2018
Crash on Hwy. 100 in Edina clears, traffic recovering

Crash on Hwy. 100 in Edina clears, traffic recovering

A crash that had been blocking the left lane of northbound Hwy. 100 in near 50th Street in Edina has cleared and traffic is getting back up to speed.
Local
August 9, 2018
Semi rollover on I-94 in St. Paul clears

Semi rollover on I-94 in St. Paul clears

At 8:35 a.m., a crash on eastbound I-94 at Cedar Avenue is the biggest traffic tangler. Westbound bogs down from the Mississippi River to the Lowry Hill Tunnel, largely due to construction ahead at Chicago Avenue
Local
August 8, 2018
Big backups on Hwy. 61 in Newport, I-94 in Minneapolis

Big backups on Hwy. 61 in Newport, I-94 in Minneapolis

South metro commuters are navigating around car vs. truck crash on eastbound I-494 at France Avenue. The stack up begins back at Hwy. 100.
Local
August 7, 2018
Tuesday traffic: Travel times jump as congestion grows

Tuesday traffic: Travel times jump as congestion grows

Commuters in the northwest metro are dealing with a little fog and that's slowing the drive along eastbound I-94 from St. Michael to Maple Grove.
Local
August 6, 2018
Fog slowing drive in south metro

Fog slowing drive in south metro

Monday's rush hour begins with light levels of traffic and patchy fog.
Local
August 3, 2018

Weekend traffic: I-35W through Minneapolis and Roseville closes for second straight weekend

MnDOT will complete a resurfacing project between County Road C and NE. 4th Street that it started last weekend while work south of downtown includes the demolition of the 40th Street pedestrian and bicycle bridge.
Local
August 3, 2018
Friday traffic: Storms in north metro, crash on Hwy. 100 slow traffic

Friday traffic: Storms in north metro, crash on Hwy. 100 slow traffic

A MnDOT First Unit is picking up some debris on southbound I-494 near Stone Road in Minnetonka, and that is enough to create a small pocket of congestion. Northbound also is tight between I-394 and Excelsior Boulevard.
Local
August 2, 2018
Congestion in spots, but Thursday's commute fairly hassle free

Congestion in spots, but Thursday's commute fairly hassle free

Traffic is stacked up on westbound I-94 from Hwy. 280 over to the Lowry Hill Tunnel, largely due to construction at the I-35W interchange. It's a 10 to 15-minute roll, not bad for the peak of the rush hour.
Local
August 1, 2018
Crashes clearing, rain ending and rush hour improving

Crashes clearing, rain ending and rush hour improving

Congestion is starting to loosen across the system and rain has ended for the most part, but there are a few tough spots yet.
Local
July 31, 2018
Tuesday rush hour: Motorcycle crash clears on 494, big delays persist

Tuesday rush hour: Motorcycle crash clears on 494, big delays persist

Problems also continue in Newport where a crash with injuries has traffic tangled on northbound Hwy. 61 at Glen Road.
Local
July 31, 2018
I-94 reopens in downtown Mpls. after crash leads to 5-hour closure

I-94 reopens in downtown Mpls. after crash leads to 5-hour closure

A crash involving a wrong way driver early Tuesday led to a shutdown of the westbound lanes of Interstate 94 in downtown Minneapolis for more than 5 hours.
Local
July 30, 2018
Rush hour traffic: Crash clears on Hwy. 169 in Brooklyn Park

Rush hour traffic: Crash clears on Hwy. 169 in Brooklyn Park

A crash on westbound Hwy. 169 has cleared and traffic is getting back to normal.
Local
July 30, 2018

Portion of Kellogg Boulevard in downtown St. Paul closes Monday, I-35W reopens

MnDOT has reopened I-35W between Crosstown and I-694 following a weekend closure
Local
July 27, 2018
Weekend traffic reminder: 15 miles of I-35W closed until Monday

Weekend traffic reminder: 15 miles of I-35W closed until Monday

First for a nugget of good news: the ramp from westbound Interstate 94 to 11th Street in downtown Minneapolis opens Saturday.
Local
July 27, 2018
Backup diminishing on I-494 in Woodbury due to truck fire

Backup diminishing on I-494 in Woodbury due to truck fire

A third car fire broke out on eastbound Interstate 694 in Fridley, but has now cleared. Traffic is starting to loosen in the area.
Local
July 26, 2018

Gomm funeral procession could bring traffic delays

Motorists can expect to encounter traffic delays as the procession makes its way from the church to Roselawn Cemetery in Roseville.
Local
July 26, 2018
Crashes slow the drive in St. Paul, Eden Prairie

Crashes slow the drive in St. Paul, Eden Prairie

Commuters on westbound I-94 in St. Paul are experiencing a slightly longer drive than normal, and that's due to a crash on the right shoulder at Hwy. 52. Look for delays back at Johnson Parkway.
Local
July 25, 2018
Late rush hour commuters find congestion loosening

Late rush hour commuters find congestion loosening

Commuters heading into the office during the late portion of the rush hour will find traffic moving well on most routes across the system as earlier crashes and stalls have cleared..
Local
July 24, 2018
Car fire clears in Lino Lake, traffic recovering

Car fire clears in Lino Lake, traffic recovering

A flurry of wrecks just after 8 a.m. are making for a tough commute for the latter portion of the rush hour.
Local
July 23, 2018
New hotspot on I-494 in southwest metro

New hotspot on I-494 in southwest metro

A fender bender moved to the right shoulder has traffic bunching up on southbound I-494 approaching Baker Road in Minnetonka.
Local
July 20, 2018

Closures on I-494 and Hwy. 62 in south metro may throw drivers for a loop this weekend

As skateboarders and BMX riders perform stunts and tricks at this weekend's X Games in downtown Minneapolis, drivers will have to exhibit agility of their own with the closure of portions of two of the most-used highways in the south metro.
Local
July 20, 2018
Congestion starting to loosen, few issues for Friday commuters

Congestion starting to loosen, few issues for Friday commuters

Rain might slow you down, but that's about the only hindrance on the system as the Friday morning rush hour rolls along.
Local
July 19, 2018
Traffic alert: Heavy congestion on I-94 in downtown Minneapolis

Traffic alert: Heavy congestion on I-94 in downtown Minneapolis

A crash that has moved to the right shoulder is all it takes to slow the drive on eastbound I-94 in downtown Minneapolis. Slow downs kick in back at I-394.