If you were planning on taking 54th Avenue starting at the intersection of Veteran's Drive next Monday, you'll have to make other plans. The street will be completely closed beginning at 6:00 a.m. for construction as part of the West Metro Corridor Project.
Clean-up a derailed train is nearly complete in Paynesville. Canadian Pacific spokesman Mike Lovecchio says most of the cars have been removed from the site, and they're in the final stages of the track reconstruction.
High gas prices continue to drive more people to the Northstar Commuter Rail and Bus Link. The bus that connects St. Cloud area residents with the train in Big Lake saw a record number of riders in May -- up 106% over last May.