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MN man found dead after becoming 'trapped under a backhoe'

It happened at a construction site in Little Falls on Monday afternoon.

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Aquifer energy storage project wins financial backing of Mpls city council

It'll be used to power the Towerside Innovation District near the U of M.

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After 4 years, I-35W construction overhaul enters its final hours

MnDOT says everything will be open by the end of the day Friday.

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Road worker killed in Ramsey after being run over by semi truck

The incident occurred near a construction site.

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Final overnight closures mark end of yearslong I-35W project

After Sept. 10, only small things are left to do on the four-year project.

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Video: Army Corps crane lifts enormous miter gate from Hastings lock and dam

Crews recently began work to replace the decades-old miter gates.

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Rochester suddenly shuts down recently opened parking ramp

Original plans for the parking lot included housing above it, but issues with construction prevented it from being built.

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Sartell wants to reopen historic bridge over the Mississippi to pedestrians, bikers

If it gets approved, the bridge could be open to pedestrians as soon as next year.

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Road construction in downtown St. Paul to begin this summer, go through fall 2022

The project will reduce capacity to two lanes in either direction and cause ramp closures.

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Construction firms to pay $54K in back wages owed to workers

The two firms were working on a roofing project at Camp Ripley.

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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.