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Hennepin Co. Approves Target Field Transit Center

In what is being compared to New York City’s Grand Central Station, Minneapolis is getting its very own transit center. The Target Field Transit Center will be an entertainment and sports hub where all things RAIL will connect.

09/12/2013

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New Northstar Rail Station Opens In Ramsey

More than 115 Twin Cities commuters have been parking their cars and hopping a bus from Ramsey to Minneapolis and back for the past three years.

11/13/2012

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Northstar Rail Service May Resume Tuesday

The Northstar rail service will resume operations on Tuesday, days after a freight train derailment stalled operations over the weekend.

07/18/2011

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Amtrak Line Set To Reopen After Flooding

Many flood-related passenger train disruptions are expected to end once Amtrak reopens a 1,000-mile stretch of its most popular cross-country line.

07/15/2011

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Meeting Held In DC To Discuss Amtrak Woes

U.S. Sens. Kent Conrad and John Hoeven says BNSF Railway and Amtrak each have pledged to pay one-third of the cost of saving track threatened by flooding in northeast North Dakota.

06/15/2011

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Minn. To Get $5M For Minneapolis-Duluth Rail

A proposed high-speed rail line between Minneapolis and Duluth is getting $5 million from the federal government.

05/09/2011

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Could Minn. Get More High-Speed Train Money?

Twenty-four states, the District of Columbia and Amtrak are vying for $2.4 billion in federal aid that became available when Florida’s governor canceled a high-speed rail project in his state, Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood said Wednesday.

04/06/2011

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Minn. May Suffer From Wis. Opposition To Rail

Train supporters in Wisconsin aren’t the only ones hoping Gov.-elect Scott Walker changes his mind to kill the proposed rail link between Madison and Milwaukee.

11/26/2010

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