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May 1, 2018
A crew paves a highway in Bemidji, Minn., in 2017. On Tuesday, May 1, 2018, several rural lawmakers said they were upset that the state Corridor of Commerce program only funded projects near the Twin Cities. Jillian Gandsey / Forum News Service
Rural lawmakers: MnDOT funding goes to metro
May 1, 2018 - 4:26pm
April 21, 2017
More than 400 traffic cones, each representing a 2016 traffic death, sit in front of Wright County Sheriff Joe Haggerty on Wednesday, April 19, 2017, as he speaks to a gathering encourging Minnesota leaders to reach a deal on a transportation funding plan. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Transportation funding may be on the move
April 21, 2017 - 3:12pm
April 19, 2017
Beth Hodgman of West Concord, Minn., on Wednesday, April 19, 2017, urges Minnesota leaders to come up with a transportation funding plan to make U.S. 14 safe. She stands behind traffic cones representing traffic deaths; her husband was one of the fataliities. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Widow of accident victim makes last-minute plea for Minn. transportation funding
April 19, 2017 - 6:05pm
March 30, 2017
Minnesota Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle listens to a question Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, as he helps introduced a transportation funding plan. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minn. grants nearly $24 million to grow rural transit
March 30, 2017 - 1:45pm
March 22, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle tell reporters Wednesday, March 22, 2017, that quick action is needed to get more than $100 million in federal transportation funds. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. transportation funding debate enters third verse
March 22, 2017 - 5:38pm
October 26, 2016
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt puts his hand on Gov. Mark Dayton's arm Thursday, Feb. 25, 2015, as the two disagreed about an economic report during a media briefing. (Forum News Service photo by Zach Kayser)
Dayton blames Republicans for loss of $100 million in federal road funds
October 26, 2016 - 12:37pm
March 18, 2016
JT Anderson, Assistant District Engineer for Operations, gives a tour of one of the facilites at the Crookston DOT location to Minnestoa Lt. Gov. Tina Smith Wednesday afternoon. Jesse Trelstad/ Grand Forks Herald
Minnesota leaders highlight construction projects for Crookston
March 18, 2016 - 6:30am
December 13, 2015
LETTER: Minnesota roads still need Minnesota dollars
December 13, 2015 - 7:15am
March 22, 2015
Charlie Zelle
Charlie Zelle: On bridges and highways, 'you get what you pay for'
March 22, 2015 - 5:10am
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