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Southwest Light Rail opening date likely delayed due to 'poor soils'

Construction crews are having to make alternative plans in the disputed Kenilworth corridor.

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Bridge in Minneapolis closed after vehicles ignore weight restrictions

The bridge closed to traffic months before it was scheduled to close.

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Husband and wife sentenced for fraud scheme through their drywall firm

The Annandale pair bilked an insurance company out of more than $300,000.

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Teenage boy killed in skid steer incident in northern Minnesota

The 15-year-old was run over by the machine as he helped move a tree.

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Man dies after falling from balcony at Lakeville construction site

The 26-year-old suffered a head injury in the fall.

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Woman in 'abandoned tent' injured by construction equipment

The woman was picked up by a utility vehicle with a front-end bucket.

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Minnesota drywall company charged with major swindle scheme

The construction company intentionally categorized employees as contractors.

Major closure coming to I-35W in Minneapolis this weekend

A 5-mile stretch will close in both directions.

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2 weeks of overnight closures on I-94 to repair damaged bridges

The closures will be in place beginning at 10 p.m. each night.

Construction delays expected on 22-mile stretch of I-35 in southeast MN

Lane closures will be in place until early November.

Closures on I-694 and I-494 expected to cause delays this weekend

The closures will affect the north and the south metro.

Charges: Project manager stole $350K from employer to build a cabin

The 46-year-old was caught after the CEO monitored his emails.

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Father-of-2 ID'd as man killed in Minneapolis construction accident

The 34-year-old died from multiple blunt force injuries.

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Construction worker rescued after trench incident in downtown Minneapolis

Emergency services have been on the scene since 8 a.m.

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Army vet killed in construction accident was due to return to family

The 48-year-old had been on the road working for two months.

Minnesota man dies in construction accident in Nebraska

The 48-year-old was working in central Nebraska.

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Bus operator to shift routes for 6 services due to downtown delays

Bus drivers and passengers have been exasperated by the construction.

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Worker dies after being hit by falling object in St. Paul

The incident happened Tuesday afternoon at Phalen Regional Park in St. Paul.

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Metro roadwork headaches ramp up again this weekend

There is some good news for motorists going through St. Paul this weekend.

Weekend roadwork could make for big delays in the Twin Cities

Be mindful of where work is being done and consider alternate routes.

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Bridge replacement work over I-494 in Plymouth begins Tuesday

Get ready for some delays, it's construction season.