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May 21, 2018
A student practices hooking an 18-wheeler up to a trailer during a commercial drivers license class at Lake Cumberland CDL Training School in Mt. Sterling, Ky.  Bloomberg photo by Luke Sharrett
Shortage of truckers starting to cause prices to rise
May 21, 2018 - 8:20pm
May 18, 2018
A DTA bus stops to pick up passengers on the corner of 46th Avenue West and Grand Avenue on Friday afternoon. Transportation planners in the Twin Ports will soon study to see if “bus rapid transit” might work in West Duluth. Tyler Schank /
Grand Avenue testing ground -- Study could usher in future of rapid busing to West Duluth
May 18, 2018 - 9:51pm
May 14, 2018
A truck owner sits by his custom rig among entrants in the "Pride and Polish" competition during the 16th annual Great American Trucking Show in Dallas on Aug. 22, 2014.  Bloomberg photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick.
With truckers in control, money talks and toilets better sparkle
May 14, 2018 - 1:27pm
May 13, 2018
A charging station for the new electric busses that are coming to the Duluth Transit Authority. (Clint Austin /
Electric buses arriving soon in Duluth
May 13, 2018 - 7:00pm
Philip O. Pumphrey is the new general manager of the Duluth Transit Authority. (Clint Austin /
'It's about helping people': New GM takes place atop DTA
May 13, 2018 - 7:00pm
May 11, 2018
Duluth Mayor Emily Larson leads a group of cyclists down Third Ave West in Duluth during the annual Mayor's Bike Ride from City Hall to Clyde Iron Works in West Duluth Friday. (Clint Austin /
Superior Street reconstruction adds a twist to annual mayor's bike ride
May 11, 2018 - 10:06pm
May 9, 2018
Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Ford suspends F-150 production after supplier fire
May 9, 2018 - 7:44pm
April 23, 2018
Jewel Brangman was killed by shrapnel from a Takata air bag in this crash in Los Angeles. She was driving the rear vehicle, a Honda Civic. MUST CREDIT: Family photo
Why are tens of thousands of Americans still driving around with explosive devices in their cars?
April 23, 2018 - 2:10pm
April 17, 2018
Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.
One person killed when engine fails on Southwest flight, forcing emergency landing
April 17, 2018 - 3:10pm
April 11, 2018
Minnesota officials on Wednesday announced their plan to spend the state's $47 million share of fines leveled against Volkswagen after the company admitted it cheated on air emissions regulations for millions of diesel vehicles sold in the U.S. News Tribune file photo.
State to spend Volkswagen settlement on cleaner buses, trucks
April 11, 2018 - 11:33am
April 9, 2018
People at the Duluth Transportation Center board a DTA bus heading to New Duluth. (News Tribune file photo)
DTA gets $1.8 million grant to upgrade fare collection
April 9, 2018 - 1:09pm
April 8, 2018
2011 file / News Tribune
Uninsured drivers decreasing β€” though not disappearing β€” in Minnesota
April 8, 2018 - 12:42am
April 5, 2018
Until recently, United Airlines accepted "snub-nosed" breeds for cargo shipments. Photo via Wikimedia Commons.
More dogs die on United than on any other airline. Here's why.
April 5, 2018 - 7:59am
April 2, 2018
Attendees' trucks are parked outside of the Dallas Convention Center during the 16th annual Great American Trucking Show in Dallas on Aug. 22, 2014. Bloomberg photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick.
Trucking prices set for new surge as U.S. keeps tabs on drivers
April 2, 2018 - 1:10pm
March 28, 2018
Laura Whetter (left), activities director for Edgewood Vista Assisted Living in Hermantown, stores a walker from a resident who just boarded the Arrowhead Transit bus, as Pat Meisner, another resident, prepares to use the lift get on board for a ride. (2017 file / News Tribune)
Greater Minnesota transit spending headed off track
March 28, 2018 - 6:00pm