Budget For High Speed Rail Line Cut Nearly In HalfThe cost of a high-speed rail line between Minneapolis and Duluth has been cut nearly in half. The Northern Lights Express route would start in Minneapolis, making a few stops, along the 152 miles to Duluth and Superior.
High-Speed Passenger Rail Planned From Twin Cities To DuluthSome 20,000 to 30,000 vehicles a day make the drive up Interstate 35, between the Twin Cities and Duluth. They are largely students, business people and tourists heading up to the North Shore.
Nolan Wins Seat On Transportation CommitteeU.S. Rep-elect Rick Nolan has landed one of the committee assignments he wanted most -- a seat on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.
Cravaack Opposes Mpls-To-Duluth High-Speed RailU.S. Rep. Chip Cravaack says he opposes funding for the proposed Northern Lights Express high-speed rail line between Duluth and the Twin Cities.