4 Things To Know: Free State Park Admission, Minnesota Drivers & MoreFrom free state park admission on Black Friday to Minnesota drivers, here's a look at the top four stories from Friday, Nov. 28, 2015.
Believe It Or Not, Minn. Drivers Named Best In NationThis may be hard to believe, but Minnesota drivers have been named the best in the nation! The new study by CarInsuranceComparison.com ranked states by number of tickets, drunk driving, speeding, deaths and more.
Ban Proposed On Cellphone Use By Sioux Falls Drivers FailsThe Sioux Falls City Council has rejected a ban on cellphone use while driving. Monday night's vote was 5-3 against banning motorists in the city from using hand-held electronic devices including cellphones.
Fall Street Cleaning Begins Oct. 20 In Mpls.Drivers in Minneapolis should be on alert next week as Minneapolis Public Works begins fall street cleaning. Beginning Tuesday, Oct. 20, crews will begin curb-to-curb sweeping and leaf collection throughout the city.
The Reason Behind The Price Jump At The Pumpf you filled up your car recently, you might have noticed a price jump at the gas station. Gas prices went up about 10 cents a gallon in the Twin Cities Wednesday, and have gone up over 20 cents a gallon since last week.
Motorists Urged To Safely Share Roads With Farm MachinerySafety officials are urging motorists to safely share the road with farm equipment as the harvest gears up. The Minnesota Department of Transportation says drivers need to watch out for slow-moving farm machinery transporting crops to markets, grain elevators and processing plants, especially on rural two-lane roads.
Minn. Drivers More Likely To Hit A Deer This Year, New Data FindsDrivers in Minnesota need to be extra careful about colliding with deer this fall. According to State Farm, Minnesota drivers are nearly nine percent more likely to collide with a deer this year than they were last year.
Gas Prices Continue To Drop During Labor Day WeekendThere's good news for those of you who decided to hit the road this Labor Day! The average gasoline prices are at their lowest point in 11 years for a Labor Day weekend.
Minnesota, Wisconsin Among Top 5 Best States For DrivingMinnesotans seeking the best driving experience can rest east, as a new ranking places the state among the top five best in the nation. Minnesota comes in with the fifth best state in the U.S. with the best conditions for drivers, according to a study by Bankrate.
AAA: 41.9M Americans Expected To Travel For Fourth Of JulyRoughly 41.9 million Americans are expected to travel 50 miles or more from their homes this Independence Day, according to AAA. AAA said this is up .7 percent from 2014 and the most Fourth of July travelers since 2007.
I-94 Speed Limit Increase In East Metro Goes In EffectThe speed limit increase from 65 to 70 mph on a stretch of I-94 in the east metro will go into effect Wednesday. MnDOT will make the changes to signs Wednesday on the road between Woodbury and the Wisconsin border.
Study: Long Commutes Make People HappierCould a long commute actually make you happier? A study out of Australia said some people look forward to their long commute. It gives them some much-longed for "me" time