What Happens To All Of The Unpicked Pumpkins?As much as 10 percent of a pumpkin patch can be left behind each year. It’s often the not-so-round, rotten ones that no longer have a stem.
Where Does The U Of M Stand In Terms Of Tuition?University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler is proposing to increase tuition rates for out-of-state students by 15 percent. If passed by the Board of Regents, that would mean those students would pay $28,730 in 2018-2019 and $35,000 in 2019-2020.
What Are The Busiest Days At The Airport?Thousands of families were flying out of Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Wednesday to take advantage of the long MEA weekend.
Where Do All Our Raked Leaves Go?Minnesotans collect an incredible amount of leaves and yard waste through raking, mulching, blowing and sweeping up the streets.
Do Students Go To School More Or Less Than In The Past?Since the mid-1960s, American children have been going to school between 170 and 180 days a year.
Why Are Movie Previews Called 'Trailers?'The newest trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi is generating a lot of buzz since its debut during the halftime shows of Monday’s Vikings-Bears game.
What Seasonal Jobs Are Out There? And Who's Doing Them?Christmas is 74 days away -- which means it's prime season for retailers looking for holiday help.
Why Are Dogs So Loyal?Everyone has a story about dog loyalty. Their dog follows them from room to room, does a dance when they get home or lays by their side when they're sick.
Why Do Minnesotans Say 'Duck, Duck, Gray Duck?'Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph started a game of "Duck, Duck, Gray Duck" after a touchdown and called it "Duck, Duck, Goose."
How Did The Vikings Get Their Colors?According to Vikings’ historian Fred Zamberletti, the first general manager of the team, Bert Rose, chose the colors purple and gold.
Morning Person Or Night Owl: Which Way Are We Born?This week, three Americans have won the Nobel Prize for their years of work on circadian rhythms.
How Do You Grow A Great Pumpkin?A visit to the pumpkin patch is a fall tradition for so many families.