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Summer road work has purpose

The director of public works tells KSNT News there is one big thing the department looks at when deciding when a road needs to be worked on.

Joshua Lawrence is arrested by St. Paul police after protesters refused to move from in front of the Governor's residence on Summit Ave. in St. Paul, Minn. on Tuesday, July 26, 2016. Police have arrested an unknown number of protesters in front of the governor's mansion on St. Paul's Summit Avenue. Demonstrators have been camping outside the governor's residence since early July 7, a day after the shooting of Philando Castile, who was killed by a St. Anthony police officer during a traffic stop. (Scott Takushi/Pioneer Press via AP)

70 protestors arrested in Minneapolis as police shooting probe goes on

Here’s a look at the weeks of protests since Philando Castile’s fatal shooting by a police officer and the status of the investigation into …

Millville, N.J.police chaplain Robert Ossler prays at a makeshift memorial at the shooting scene in Baton Rouge, La., where several law enforcement officers were either shot or killed, Monday, July 18, 2016. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Survivors of 3 slain Baton Rouge officers to get $250,000

Families of the three law enforcement officers killed in a gunman’s ambush in Baton Rouge are each due to receive $250,000 in state survivor…