Hwy 41 River Crossing In Chaska To Close Friday Due To FloodingThe Highway 41 river crossing in Chaska will close Friday due to projected flooding of the Minnesota River.
MnDOT: Covered Signs Along Highway 41 Part Of Speed StudyThis is one of dozens of MnDOT speed studies done every year on new or reconstructed roads or when there is a speed-related safety concern.
Bushra Abdi & Zeynab Abdalla, Teens Pulled From Chaska Pond, Remembered By Fellow StudentsA memorial service took place Wednesday for two young women who drowned after their car crashed into a Chaska pond. Students at Normandale Community College in Bloomington organized the remembrance for Bushra Abdi and Zeynab "Hapsa" Abdalla, who were both 19.
Rising Rivers Close More Roads In Southwest MetroMnDOT closed a section of Highway 41 between Highway 169 near Shakopee and Chaska Boulevard.
Hwy. 212 Reopens Following Fatal Broadside CrashA fatal broadside crash has closed one direction of traffic on Highway 212 and reduced it down to one lane in the opposite direction. The crash happened near Pioneer Trail, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. A 2007 Buick LaCrosse apparently lost control on the bridge over Bluff Creek and went through the median into oncoming traffic.
Police: Man Arrested After Threatening Male With Gun At Chaska IntersectionA 45-year-old man from Oregon was arrested Thursday morning after threatening another man with a gun at an intersection in Chaska after he was blocking traffic, according to police. Officers were called at about 8 a.m. to the intersection of Highway 41 and 2nd Street in downtown Chaska.
Highway 41 Bridge In Chaska ReopenedThe flooding has slowed across the state and roads are beginning to reopen. The Highway 41 Bridge over the Minnesota River in Chaska, Minn. reopened Saturday. The state Department of Transportation reopened the bridge, one of the south metro's busiest river crossings, as floodwaters receded.
Police: 1 Hurt After Car Hits School Bus In ChaskaAuthorities say one person suffered minor injuries after a car hit a school bus with children on board Friday morning in Chaska. Police responded to the crash at about 10:30 a.m. on Highway 41 near Hudertmark Road.
Highway 41 In Chaska ReopensChaska motorists, rejoice. The Minnesota Department of Transportation has reopened both directions of Highway 41, spanning the Minnesota River.
Floodwaters Bring Major InconveniencesAs spring floodwaters rise, so does a lot of orange road closure signs.
Roads Closing; River Spills Over Onto Carleton CollegeIt's a good thing Carleton College students are on spring break, because the flooding on campus would complicate getting around.
1 Dead In Crash With Semi On Icy Hwy. 41A person was killed after colliding with a semi on Highway 41 Monday.