More than 30,000 people are expected to attend the 18th annual Basilica Block Party in downtown Minneapolis. And with temperatures reaching 100 degrees, precautions are being taken.
Summer music festivals are popular summer events in the Twin Cities, and the Basilica Block Party is no exception. Read on for a preview of the 2012 event.
Gary and Barb Lindman have lived on 53rd Avenue in Plymouth for 20 years. They were close by when a pedestrian was hit and killed by a freight train.
Authorities say a 19-year-old man was killed when he was struck by a train while walking in Minot early Saturday morning.
A woman was killed overnight after she was struck by a train in St. Cloud. The incident happened just before midnight on Sunday near East St. Germain Street.
Residents in a small town in northwestern Minnesota are returning home after a two-hour evacuation prompted by a nearby rail-car derailment.
The world record for the longest wedding train on a dress was broken in Bucharest, Romania.
An 11-year-old boy is dead after being struck by a freight train on his way to school in a Milwaukee suburb.
They are the largest moving billboards in Minnesota, rolling from the Mall of America to Target Field. So, how do they get the ads on the light rail cars?
A Canadian Pacific train derailed near Red Wing, Minn., Sunday morning, causing 19 rail cars to come off the tracks and two to tip over, a spokesperson for the company said.
A dump truck was hit by a train near Grandy, Minn. on Monday.
A crash involving a snow plow and a train is being investigated.
St. Louis County authorities say a motorist escaped serious injury when her vehicle stalled on train tracks just as a locomotive was bearing down.
Authorities are investigating a train-vehicle crash that killed a Chaska, Minn. man in Sherburne County Tuesday.
A 44-year-old man is dead after authorities say he was hit and killed after attempting to drive around a train.
Authorities are searching for the driver of a car struck by a train in Andover Tuesday evening, according to Anoka County Sheriff’s Department.
The Benton County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that a semi truck and train collided on Tuesday.
U.S. Transportation Secretary will tour a light rail construction site in St. Paul where he’ll make a pitch that major transportation investments will create jobs.
Police say a drunk driver was trying to turn his car around on a set of railroad tracks when a train came barreling through.
It’s still up in the air whether American will ever elect a president from Minnesota. But a king and queen of hobos? We’ve got that.
Several hundred people have returned to their homes following an evacuation in a southern Minnesota town caused by train derailment.
Part of the Hiawatha Light Rail Line will be closed this weekend, but commuters won’t be left walking.
The Northstar commuter rail serivce, which has been sidelined since Saturday, has finally resumed operations again.
From the backyard of his Fridley home, on the banks of Locke Lake, Ken Schultz has a front row seat to a spectacle that features heavy cranes, crawlers and fast working track crews.
A Saturday morning downpour caused a parking lot at a New Brighton apartment complex to flood, and the water damaged dozens of vehicles and storage units.