Reporter | Transportation

Prior to moving to Minnesota, she worked as a business reporter at the Akron (Ohio) Beacon Journal and Easton (Pennsylvania) Express-Times. She has a mass communications degree from Virginia Commonwealth University and was a Knight-Bagehot fellow in Business and Economics Journalism at Columbia University in New York.


Teen shot in neck on St. Paul's East Side

The 15-year-old was reported to be breathing when taken to hospital after the Friday night shooting.


Lawmakers seek to reduce fare-dodging penalty on transit

Efforts in play at the Capitol to change system for penalizing those who don't pay.


Metro briefs: Record number of guns detected at MSP Airport

BloomingtonRecord number of guns detected at MSP airportTransportation Security Administration (TSA) officers discovered a record 58 handguns at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport checkpoints last year.…


Former New York City police veteran named police chief for Metro Transit

Ernest Morales was commanding officer with New York City's Transit Bureau.


Metro Transit: Crime in 2022 on trains, buses increased by half

Officials said they were confident that an aggressive plan set in place last summer will reduce incidents as ridership increases.


Charlie Zelle reappointed chair of Metropolitan Council by Gov. Tim Walz

He'll face many challenges in the next four years, including completion of the Southwest LRT line.


As Southwest LRT proceeds, questions remain about who will fund budget gap

Some want to tap the state's $17B surplus to finish the job.


Extra federal funding lets Met Council double Twin Cities area transportation projects

An additional $155 million will expand this round of local transportation projects to support safety and mobility efforts.


Two passengers cited for fighting aboard Sun Country flight after arrival at MSP

Tensions are running high at airports nationwide due to cancellations and delays during the busy holiday travel season.


Met Council approves additional $111 million for Southwest light-rail line, but more is needed

The action follows the Hennepin County Board's approval last week of an additional $100 million for the project.