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
Gas Prices Still Look Low For Summer Even After Spring SurgeDrivers who have seen a steady rise in the price of gasoline can relax: They will almost certainly be paying far less for gas this summer than they have in at least six years.
MN Drivers Could Soon Show Proof Of Insurance ElectronicallySoon, Minnesota drivers can show proof of insurance with a smartphone. Both the Minnesota House and Minnesota Senate unanimously approved the new law. Now, it goes to the governor for his signature.
MN State Trooper: Texting & Driving Is An EpidemicIt didn't take long for Minnesota State Trooper Scott Rudeen to spot a person looking down while driving on Interstate 494 in the South Metro. He said he sees it all the time.
DPS: 100 Minnesota Traffic Fatalities In 2015Minnesota reached a grim milestone Tuesday after two fatal crashes pushed the state's 2015 traffic fatality number to 100. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety's Office of Traffic Safety says a head-on crash killed two drivers in Carlton, and a roll-over crash in St. Louis County killed a man who was not wearing his seat belt.