In this world, nothing can be certain but death, taxes, and congestion on U.S. Highway 169.

As the most heavily traveled Minnesota River crossing in Scott County, commuters say Highway 169 is congested and getting worse, but there are no immediate plans to alleviate the rush hour backups.

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Amanda McKnight has been a Southwest News Media reporter for four years. Amanda is passionate about accountability journalism and describes herself as spunky and assertive. She enjoys running, knitting, exploring nature and going on adventures with her hu

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