Duluth-Based Minnesota Power Proposes Rate Hike In Cost-Cutting PlanMinnesota Power is proposing a rate hike for residential customers as part of a plan to cut electrical costs for struggling mining and paper companies.
Cards Of Some Cub Foods Customers Charged TwiceIf you bought groceries last Friday at Cub Foods using an electronic transaction, you may want to take a close look at your bank account.
Target To Collaborate With Designer Adam LippesTarget is hoping to score again with another designer collaboration. In April, they caused a shopping frenzy at its stores across the nation when it released a limited edition line by designer Lilly Pulitzer. It even caused Target's website to crash.
Running Out Of Time: Limited-Time Deals Can Be LimitingTarget shoppers found out this weekend that when stores make deals to carry merchandise from high-end designers for a limited time, it can be, well, really limiting.
Furniture Megastore Opens Saturday In Little CanadaThe Dock 86 store in Little Canada will soon be joined by HOM Furniture and Gabberts in the space that used to serve as the warehouse for Dock 86. All three stores will be attached, and they will open at 9:30 a.m. Saturday.
Little O's, Yellow Box: A Look Back At 74 Years Of Cheerios At General MillsGeneral Mills launched the cheerios brand back in 1941 as Cheeri Oats. The name was changed a few years later to what it is today, Cheerios. Seventy four years later, it is still the bestselling brand of ready-to-eat cereal on American breakfast tables.
Japanese Company Faces Fines For Not Cooperating In Airbag InvestigationTakata, the Japanese company accused of making faulty airbags that blinded a woman in Minnesota, is facing a $14,000 fine for each day it didn’t cooperate in a U.S. government investigation.
Shopping Hungry Will Empty Your Wallet, Study SaysYou've heard the advice, don't grocery shop on an empty stomach. Now a new study from the University of Minnesota says that's not the only kind of shopping you should avoid if you're hungry.
What You Should Buy In SeptemberA new month means new deals. September is the perfect time to grab up any outdoor gear as we tearfully say goodbye to summer. You can score some great deals on tents and sleeping bags as stores clear out their inventory to make room for fall and winter goods.
Target 1Q Profit Falls 16 Percent As Breach Takes TollTarget cut its annual profit outlook Wednesday and said its first-quarter earnings fell 16 percent as it took another hit from a massive customer data breach and a troubled expansion in Canada.
General Mills Reverses Its No Lawsuit PolicyA Minnesota company drew a firestorm of criticism for changing their legal terms. So now, they're changing them back.
These Are The Best Buys Of MarchAt the start of every month, the WCCO Morning Show lets you know the best things to buy for the coming weeks. March is filled with deals on food, travel and leisure.