Big Box Stores To Be Targeted In New Wisconsin BillBig box stores in Wisconsin are being targeted in a pair of Republican-backed bills circulating in the state Legislature.
Best Buy To Open At 5 P.M. On Thanksgiving DayConsumers looking to score deals at Best Buy this Thanksgiving might have to leave off doing the dishes until later.
Police: Woman's Body Found In Car In Blaine Parking LotPolice are investigating after a body was found inside a vehicle in a parking lot in Blaine early Sunday morning. Blaine Police were called to the Lowe's store parking lot on the 11000 block of Ulysses St. NE around 7 a.m. on a report of a body found.
To Save Bees, Minn. Growers & Gardeners Are Switching Pesticides A new trend in gardening is generating a buzz. More growers and gardeners are moving away from chemicals and insecticides that are hurting or killing bees.
Bee Activists Hand Out Cookies In Pesticide Protest A group of gardeners and beekeepers are asking Home Depot stores to "show bees some love" during Valentine season. “All we are saying is give bees a chance,” demonstrators sang Wednesday outside a Home Depot store.
Home Gardeners' New Plants Could Be Killing Off BeesAn environmental group said Wednesday that many home gardeners may be unknowingly hurting the bee population, as the insects' numbers continue to decline. Bees pollinate many fruits and vegetables, including apples, strawberries, blueberries and cucumbers. The Pesticide Action Network along with a well-known University of Minnesota bee researcher said a study found that garden supply stores including Home Depot and Lowe's are selling plants that are treated with pesticides that kill bees.
Lowe's Stands By Decision To Pull Ads Home improvement chain Lowe's plans to stick by its decision to yank its ads from a reality TV show about American Muslims amid growing debate over the move.
Lowe's Closing 20 Stores, Including 1 In Rogers, Minn.Home-improvement retailer Lowe's Cos. says it will close 20 underperforming stores in 15 states and cut 1,950 jobs in a move that it says will allow it to focus on more profitable locations.
The Good Life For Less: Earth Day Deals; Free Pizza TodayCheer up my deal finding friends! The snow is here, but we're ignoring it and hoping some of these hot deals will melt it away before you can ask, "Is it spring in Minnesota?"