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Crews Start Work On I-94 Expansion Project

A major highway expansion that’s been years in the making finally got underway Monday with a groundbreaking ceremony northwest of the Twin Cities. Construction crews will begin adding a new lane on either side of Interstate 94 between Rogers and St. Michael.

06/30/2014

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2 Killed In Friday’s Eden Prairie Standoff ID’d

The identities of the two suspects killed in Friday morning’s police chase-turned deadly shootout have been released. According to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s office, the deaths of Matthew Vincent Serbus, 36, and Dawn Marie Pfister, 34, have been ruled as homicides, with multiple gunshot wounds listed as the cause of death for both. The duo were killed after a police standoff in Eden Prairie at Highway 101 near Dell Road, which began as a high-speed chase in Chaska on Highway 212.

02/08/2014

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State Patrol: 2 Dead After Officer-Involved Shooting

What began as a routine morning commute Friday down Highway 212 to Chanhassen quickly turned into a bizarre and dangerous scene.

02/07/2014

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How Did Minnesota’s Residents Live 8,000 Years Ago? These Digs Are Providing Answers

Most of us don’t think of Minnesota as the go-to place for archeological discoveries. But in the past six weeks, several sites near Shakopee have turned up hundreds of ancient finds. Archaeologists have found everything from old tools to animal bones, giving us a glimpse into life thousands of years ago.

01/03/2014

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Authorities ID Man Killed In Shakopee Accident

Authorities said a 48-year-old Shakopee man died Friday when his car lost control on an icy highway and plunged over the Bloomington Ferry Bridge, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

12/07/2013

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State Patrol: 1 Killed After Car Plunges Over Bloomington Ferry Bridge

One person was found dead Friday morning after a car went off the road on Highway 169 and plunged over the Bloomington Ferry Bridge, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

12/06/2013

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5 Kids Adjusting To Life Without Mom, Killed In Halloween Crash

Learning to live their lives without a mother. That’s what five kids from Brooklyn Park are dealing with after she was killed in an accident.

11/12/2012

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1 Killed After Car Hits Tree In Scott County

One person was killed when a vehicle left the roadway and hit a tree in Scott County on Wednesday, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

10/25/2012

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Semi Rollover, Multi-Car Crash Blocks Traffic On Hwy 212

A rolled-over semi is blocking traffic on both eastbound lanes of Highway 212 after a multi-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon, the State Patrol says.

06/26/2012

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Funeral Is Wednesday For Girl Hit, Killed In Chanhassen

Funeral arrangements have been finalized for the 12-year-old girl who was hit and killed on Highway 101 in Chanhassen last Wednesday while walking her bike across the highway.

06/04/2012

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Girl, 12, Dies After Getting Hit By SUV In Carver County

A 12-year-old girl died after she was hit on a busy intersection of Highway 101 in Chanhassen.

05/31/2012

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MnDOT Announces Flood Mitigation Projects

Minnesota transportation officials have announced eight flood mitigation projects to be built over the next five years.

03/29/2012

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Child In Serious Condition After Ejected From Crashed SUV

Police say multiple people were injured in a crash on Highway 101 in Shakopee Wednesday morning, including two children.

02/08/2012

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Hwy. 101 Reopens In S. Metro Wednesday Afternoon

Motorists can use the highway again starting at 3 p.m. That stretch of highway, which spans the Minnesota River, had been closed since March 23 due to construction and spring flooding concerns.

05/03/2011

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Floodwaters Bring Major Inconveniences

As spring floodwaters rise, so does a lot of orange road closure signs.

03/28/2011

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