Friday Marks 7 Years Since I-35W Bridge CollapseFriday marks seven years since the I-35W bridge in Minneapolis collapsed, killing 13 people and injuring 145 others. It was the height of the evening rush hour on Aug. 1, 2007, when the 35W bridge in Minneapolis fell into the Mississippi River.
Survivors Emotionally Collect Pieces Of Collapsed 35W BridgeMinnesota transportation officials are distributing remnants of the Interstate 35W bridge that collapsed in 2007. MnDOT says the material is being distributed at its Oakdale facility from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday. Legislation passed this year specifies who's eligible for the steel and MnDOT says it's contacted most of those people and groups.
On 6th Anniversary Of Bridge Collapse, Survivors Still Come Together Six years ago, a bridge collapsed and our lives changed. The 35W bridge fell into the Mississippi River on this day in 2007. Thirteen people died, and another 145 were hurt when the eight-lane bridge collapsed during the evening rush hour.
Years Later, Minn. Disposing Of I-35W Bridge SteelIn a few weeks, the Minnesota Department of Transportation will begin parceling out tons of steel from the collapsed Interstate 35W bridge. They're being guided by a new state law and paying special attention to the requests of survivors from the deadly collapse, which happened six years ago Thursday.
Washington Bridge Collapse Hits Close To Home For MinnesotansWe're following the latest developments Friday morning on a story that touches very close to home for Minnesotans. A portion of a bridge on a busy interstate in Washington state collapsed Thursday, sending two cars into the water below.
Best 2013 Museum Exhibitions To Look Forward To In MinnesotaFive new powerful and profound museum events coming to Minnesota in early 2013 are alive with energy and broad appeal.
5 Years Later: The Safety Of Minn.'s Bridges A lot has changed in Minnesota since the 35W bridge went down five years ago. State lawmakers ordered emergency inspections of every bridge in Minnesota immediately afterward, and they did find some problems.
Facing Down The Fears Of The I-35W Bridge CollapseSaiku Kanneh has quite a story to tell. It’s about what happened on the bridge, what happened when he went back, and it wouldn’t be possible without the story itself.
Dayton Orders Flags Lowered On I-35W AnniversaryFrom sunrise to sunset Wednesday, U.S. and Minnesota flags will fly at half-staff at government buildings to mark the fifth anniversary of the Interstate 35W bridge collapse.
Court Won't Block Suit In Minn. Bridge Collapse The Supreme Court will not block Minnesota's lawsuit against a California design firm over the deadly 2007 interstate bridge collapse in Minneapolis that killed 13 people.
Firms Sued In Minn. Bridge Failure Bid On New Span An engineering company indelibly linked to a fatal 2007 bridge collapse in Minnesota is seeking to design a major bridge crossing on the state's border with Wisconsin.
State's Claim Over Bridge Collapse Can Proceed The Minnesota Supreme Court says the state may seek compensation from a California design firm that tried to block lawsuits over the Minneapolis bridge collapse.