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.


Car with dog inside stolen from Bloomington hotel parking lot

Police are looking for a gray Kia Sorento and Remy, a male border collie.


Metro Transit eyes major changes with opening of Orange Line

Arrival of Orange Line later this year to prompt changes in south metro.


Revamped intersection in NE Mpls. still leading to frustration, near misses

Better signage and improved lane markings could go a long way to alleviate driver confusion and road rage at a northeast Minneapolis intersection the city…


Metro area, southern Minnesota to get several inches of snow

The Twin Cities area is expected to get 4-6 inches, and more may fall in south-central Minnesota.


Two youths arrested after stolen car crashes in St. Paul

Two suspects, ages 11 and 12, were taken to the Juvenile Detention Center for car theft.


Mpls. police investigate two North Side homicides in six hours

One victim was shot, the second was stabbed.


Head-on crash in Stearns County leaves man dead

Another person was critically injured. Roads were icy at the time of the wreck.


Customs agents intercept 780 fake heaters at International Falls border

The illicit heaters were estimated to carry a value of more than $260,000.


Man killed in head-on crash in northern Minnesota was from Hibbing

The crash occurred on Hwy. 169 in Itasca County. Impaired driving is suspected.


Itasca County crash leaves one dead, one critically injured

The crash occurred on Hwy. 169 in Greenway Township. killed a Hibbing man.