It's Been A Wet May, And We're Not Done YetWet, soggy, saturated, sloppy and soaked: There's more than one way to describe our weather lately.
Get Movin' Monday: Save Money With These May DealsMay is a special month because we celebrate several holidays: Memorial Day, Mother's Day and Cinco de Mayo is this week, too. With these holidays, you can save some money.
Who’s Hiring? Jobs Of The Day (May 25 – May 29)Click here to see all of the Job of the Day postings for the week of May 25 to May 29.
Lauren's Science Corner: Minnesota May TornadoesYou could say that May opens the door to tornado season in Minnesota, yet the month only experiences five tornadoes on average annually. Thus, for eight tornadoes to impact the state in one day is on the rarer side.
Who’s Hiring? Jobs Of The Day (May 18 – May 22)Click here to see all of the Job of the Day postings for the week of May 18 to May 22.
Who’s Hiring? Jobs Of The Day (May 4 – May 8)Click here to see all of the Job of the Day postings for the week of May 4 to May 8.
Officials: Unemployment Is The Lowest It's Been Since May 2001State officials say Minnesota employers added more than 6,000 jobs last month and that the state's unemployment rate is now the lowest it's been in more than a decade.
May’s Veteran Of The Month: Chris SauroA native of St Paul, Minn., Christy “Chris” W. Sauro, Jr. enlisted in the United States Marines at the age of 17, under the 120 day delayed entry program. Shortly thereafter he received a letter from the Marine Corps informing him that the Minnesota Twins baseball team was sponsoring his unit and they would be sworn in on TV at a pre-game ceremony on June 28, 1967.
Since May 1, Mpls Has 3X More Rain Than SeattleAfter a miserable winter, you'd think Mother Nature would cut us a break. Think again. The 6 1/2 inches of rain since May 1 is three times what Seattle, Wash., has experienced.
WisDOT: May Traffic Deaths Lowest In 68 YearsThe fewest people died in Wisconsin traffic deaths in the month of May since the end of World War II, according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation. Thirty-three people died in Wisconsin crashes, 17 fewer than May 2012 and 19 under the five-year average for the month of May.
May Brought 22 Days With Rain; Will June Be Better? On this last day of May we're looking back at what's been a pretty gloomy month. In fact, solar radiation measurements at the University of Minnesota show this month was the third dreariest since 1963. The worst May of all was in 2005.
Snowy, Wet Spring Delaying SE MN Farmers, Could Hurt YieldsWhile it's only May, some Minnesota farmers are already nervous about this year's crop outlook. The weather has pushed planting back by weeks in southeastern Minnesota.