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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.

In the wake of the I-35 W bridge collapse, the Minnesota Department of Transportation held a press conference along the river to discuss the incident and answer questions.

The American Red Cross has set up a room in the Holiday Inn on Washington Avenue, around the corner from the collapsed bridge, to assist relatives and friends of people who are missing.

KFAI’s Todd Melby describes his eyewitness account of the I-35 W bridge collapse aftermath.

This story was submitted by Lauretta Dawolo on August 2, 2007.

The Center for Disease Control has recently expanded Meningococcal immunization recommendations to include all adolescents between the ages of 11 through 18.

Hennepin County sheriff, Rich Stanek, explains how his people are trying to search the river for bodies and cars.

Join Broadway Joe Monday, August 13th, for the 2nd Curtain Call version of Jet Set Planet:node/94. Joe will feature Broadway show-stoppers that were not exactly chart toppers. He’ll also visit off-Broadway London cabarets and recording studios for some interesting (to say the least) cover versions of show tunes. It’s Jet Set Planet – Broadway Joe style.

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