Chris Stanford

Street Signs Getting New Look Across The Twin CitiesKeep an eye on street signs. They're all being swapped out everywhere because the federal government has new sign standards.
Convention Center Hosting Home And Garden ShowWireless thermometers and lawn-mowing robots are merely a couple of the new gadgets you can find this week and weekend at the Minneapolis Home and Garden Show.
Man Dies After Assault At St. Paul Bar Police are asking for help finding whoever is responsible for a deadly assault at a St. Paul bar. The assault happened shortly before a busy night at the Moonshine Saloon came to a close around 1:50 a.m. Saturday.
Adopt A Service Dog Through Helping PawsA lot of people in the Twin Cities are animal lovers, and this weekend will give many the chance to use that passion to help people living with disabilities.
Local Church Uses Social Media To Its Full AdvantageThere are some big-time players on Facebook and Twitter based right here in the Twin Cities. Some of them have very serious social media strategies, and if you're not a pro-athlete or celebrity, followers on Twitter and "Likes" on Facebook do not come easy.
Local Restaurants Donate 1 Meal For Every Meal BoughtA new Twin Cities charity has a powerful idea that will allow you to feed the hungry both locally and around the world, and all you have to do is have dinner.
Henn. Co. Seeks More Water Patrol Volunteers When responding to ice accidents, the Hennepin County Sheriff's office says they want more resources.
Professor Hopes New Glove Will Help Firefighters In The DarkFirefighters may have a new way to see in the dark, thanks to an assistant professor at the University of Minnesota.
Copeland To Receive 2nd Highest Civilian Honor From ObamaIn the last 30 years, Mary Jo Copeland has made quite a name for herself in the Twin Cities. You may not know who she is, but President Obama does.
Local Janitor/Security Union Gives Go-Ahead To StrikeThe SEIU Local 26 voted unanimously on Saturday afternoon to give their negotiators the power to strike. Thousands of workers who clean and protect building across the Twin Cities are ready to walk off the job.
Skijoring A Featured Event At City Of Lakes LoppetThis weekend the City of Lakes Loppet returns to Minneapolis, and once again dogs will be among those taking part.
Kids Get Teeth Cleaned Through 'Give Kids A Smile' EventThousands of kids in the Twin Cities are about to get some free dental work. There are still appointments available for the "Give Kids a Smile" event, happening this weekend.