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Metro Transit workers threaten strike

Unionized Metro Transit workers rejected a contract offer from the Metropolitan Council by a 94% vote.

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On track: Southwest Light Rail project gets final piece of funding

The $928.8 million funding grant will pay for the completion of the Green Line Light Rail Extension.

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Plans for Blue Line extension change after talks with BNSF break down

The public agencies have said they are no longer negotiating with BNSF Railway.

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Metro Transit services to remain suspended through Tuesday

Services have been shut down since late last week.

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Face masks required on all Metro Transit vehicles

Riders can't be denied service, but additional steps may be taken if people don't follow the rules.

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3 teens charged in connection to assault at light-rail station in St. Paul

Racial or ethnic bias was not believed to be involved, investigators said.

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Metro Transit to limit rider numbers on buses maintain social distancing

The announcement comes as Metro Transit has seen a sharp decrease in ridership.

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Metro Mobility to provide free rides to work for hospital, clinic staff

Most trips will either be solo or in very small groups where distance can be maintained.

Metro Transit services to reduce by around 40% starting Wednesday

It's part of efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19, amid a decrease in demand for transit.

Here's how Metro Transit intends to improve safety on buses, light rail

It comes after a series of high profile incidents on Metro Transit services.

1 dead, 1 injured after gunman opens fire on Metro Transit bus

It happened just south of Target Center in Minneapolis Thursday night.

You can get free rides home from Metro Transit on New Year's Eve

It includes buses, light rail and the Northstar.

Teens charged over violent attacks on Metro Transit light rail train

Four juveniles have been arrested over two separate assaults.

Train vs. car crash in downtown Minneapolis delays light rail service

The Green and Blue lines were disrupted Saturday evening.

UPDATE: Officials ID man who died as a result of bus confrontation

The 75-year-old told his attackers to "not be so loud" on the bus.

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75-year-old dies 6 days after being assaulted by 23-year-old

The assaulted happened in Minneapolis on Nov. 6.

Charges filed in vicious attack on elderly Metro Transit bus rider

The victim suffered a serious brain injury and "may not survive."

Police: 75-year-old gravely injured in assault after getting off bus

The assault happened Wednesday afternoon in Minneapolis.

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Woman hit and killed by Green Line train in St. Paul

The fatal accident happened just after 3 p.m. Friday.

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Minneapolis inspector is named new Metro Transit Chief of Police

Eddie Frizell was one of two finalists for the position.