Sep 27, 2013
Twin Cities & Western Railroad holds clout on Southwest LRT
The fight over the Southwest Corridor light-rail route illustrates the power of railroads to protect their interests at the expense of a public-works project.
My Minnesota: Meet the man in charge of Minnesota's lake names
Folks living on the North Shore near Hovland, Minn., wanted to name a creek in the area after longtime sawmill operator Otis Anderson.
Hennepin County asks for new look at Southwest LRT options
Officials have requested the Met Council to hire a Colorado firm to assess other solutions to the tangle over freight-train, LRT routes.
MN: Bowing to Metro Leaders, Met Council Pushes Back LRT Action
Citing pleas from metro leaders to slow down, members of the agency overseeing the Southwest light-rail transit project decided Thursday that they would give the officials an extra week to consider decisions crucial to its future.