Coronavirus In Minnesota: Businesses Are Struggling To SurviveSome of those businesses deemed “essential” and allowed to remain open have had to adjust to operating with smaller staffs or reduced services.
MnDOT To Remove Trees Along 'Corridor Of Death' To Improve Safety After Deadly CrashesThe trees are on state property in Orono, Maple Plain and Independence. Crews will be working between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. from Monday, March 2 to Friday, March 6.
Efforts Underway To Make Highway 12 Safer For MotoristsA safety coalition is working to make Highway 12 safer for drivers after several fatal and head-on crashes.
Rubber Safety Tubes Being Installed On ‘Corridor Of Death’ This WeekConstruction was slated to begin this week to make safety improvements to a stretch of road in the west metro known as the “corridor of death.”
18-Year-Old Killed In Highway 12 Crash Involving SemiAn 18-year-old woman died Saturday morning when her vehicle collided with a semi on Highway 12 in Independence.
Highway 12 Fatal Crash Highlights Problem Road StretchFriday’s crash is the latest death on the on the 38-mile stretch of highway that runs from Wayzata to western Wright County.
1 Killed In Highway 12 Head-On Crash Near IndependenceOne person is dead after a crash on a west metro highway known to have a dangerous past. It happened Friday afternoon on Highway 12 between Valley Road and Railroad Avenue in Independence.
State Patrol: Driver Hits, Critically Injures Pedestrian In CokatoA 59-year-old Cokato woman was critically hurt after being hit by a vehicle Thursday in Cokato.
Gov. Dayton Signs Bill Naming Section Of Hwy 12 After Fallen OfficerA section of a Minnesota highway is now named after a fallen officer killed by a suspected distracted driver last year.
Widow Of Officer Killed On Highway 12 Speaks On Distracted DrivingThe wife of a Minnesota officer struck and killed on Highway 12 is speaking out about distracted driving and how one person’s choice changed both her and her son’s life forever.
Wayzata Police Officer Dies After Being Struck On HighwayMinneapolis police say a Wayzata police officer was struck and killed by a motorist on Highway 12 Friday afternoon.
Highway 12 Reopens With Safety ImprovementsA dangerous Twin Cities highway reopened Friday morning with safety improvements.
Highway 12 Bypass To Reopen Ahead Of ScheduleTransportation officials say the Highway 12 bypass in Long Lake and Orono will reopen Friday, a week ahead of schedule.
Highway 12 Closing In Orono For Safety ImprovementsConstruction for safety improvements will close Highway 12 between County Roads 6 and 112, starting at midnight.
MnDOT: Stretch Of Hwy 12 To Close For 3 WeeksDrivers who travel one busy highway in the west metro will need to find a different route starting Monday.