Reporter | Traffic and transportation

Tim Harlow covers traffic and transportation issues in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area, and likes to get out of the office, even during rush hour. Harlow also covers general assignment and breaking news and weather. 

Harlow previously spent four years covering Washington County news and writing about family events and festivals. He is a resident of Robbinsdale and earned a communications degree from Concordia College in Moorhead, Minn., and a masters degree in communications from Bethel University. In his free time, he likes playing sand and indoor volleyball.


Annunciation School remains closed after sewer main break causes flooding

Cleanup will continue on Tuesday at the south Minneapolis school


Fridley man killed in snowmobile crash in Crow Wing County

A snowmobiler who died Saturday when his sled left a state trail and struck a group of trees has been identified as David Walter, 61,…


Tickets for violating Minnesota hands-free cellphone law seldom get tossed out

Of more than 9,700 citations for breaking Minnesota's hands-free law, less than 2% have been dismissed.


Former state legislator to head St. Thomas Academy

Kelby Woodard will take over the position of headmaster on July 1.


Weekend warm-up comes with closing on I-35W in Minneapolis

MnDOT will be moving a crane into place ahead of a drainage project this summer.


Pickup truck driver killed in NW. Minn. crash involving semi

The crash on Hwy. 210 near Underwood, Minn., left a 30-year-old man dead.


1 dead, 2 injured in head-on crash in western Wisconsin

The crash occurred on Hwy. 63 near Spring Valley Wednesday afternoon


Steamboat Minnehaha won't venture onto Lake Minnetonka this summer

The property with the only boat launch large enough to accommodate the steamboat won't be available this year.


Crews work through the night, monitor air quality from fire at Becker, Minn., metal recycling plant

Police were telling residents with respiratory problems who live near the Northern Metals Recycling plant to remain indoors or in well-ventilated areas.


University of Minnesota sends alert after attempted kidnapping near campus

The incident happened about 10:30 a.m. at SE. 6th Street and 10th Avenue.