Congressman James Oberstar of Minnesota’s 8th Congressional district held a press conference on August 8th at the Lock and Dam visitor center to lay out new legislation to support what he calls a fede
Interstate 35W collapsed into the Mississippi River a little after 6 pm on Wednesday, August 1st. The bridge is just blocks away from the KFAI studios on the West Bank in Minneapolis.
A new theoretical paper from three University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management professors explores the correlation between increasing fraud and economic booms.
In the aftermath of the I-35W bridge collapse, many questions are being raised concerning infrastructure, funding, and disaster prevention.
The 2007 Fringe Festival is underway and runs through Sunday, August 12.
See the Minnesota Fringe:http://www.fringefestival.org website for schedules, venues and other information.
5th District DFL Congressman Keith Ellison regularly talks with KFAI about politics in Washington.
As we look back on the tragedy of the I-35 bridge collapse last week, one image enters our minds- the yellow school bus.
Since the 35W bridge collapsed in Minneapolis on Wednesday evening, transportation agencies have had to re-route traffic so commuters can get to work.
KFAI volunteer Jacob McKnite wrote commentary based upon an uplifting cartoon clip from a Rochester newspaper depicting the disaster of the I-35 bridge collapse in a positive light.
In this segment, three very different organizations report how the bridge collapse has affected them.
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