As part of a deal to raise its electric rates, Xcel Energy is promising to spend more to prevent widespread power outages that have plagued Fargo in recent months.
CenterPoint Energy spokeswoman Rebecca Virden says January’s home heating prices will be the lowest they’ve seen in ten years.
Attention lottery players: Powerball tickets will be doubling in price, but that means bigger jackpots, too.
A new survey found the typical household will have spent more than $4,100 dollars on gas this year — that’s a record. But with gas prices hovering around $3.15 a gallon, we still think we’re saving money.
If beef is what’s for dinner, then dinner is getting more and more expensive. In fact, the retail price for a pound of ground beef is up 17 percent from just a year ago.
Two hours before Black Friday officially began, many shoppers were already waiting in lines, hoping to be the first one through the door.
With all the weapons retailers have to try to get our money, it’s hard to imagine that a penny has much of a pull. Yet, check the prices: $9.99, $19.99, $99.99. The 9 is ubiquitous. So, why do so many prices end in 99, and does the one penny really make that much of a difference?
Got milk? You’re probably paying a lot more for it than last year. WCCO tracked the price for more than a month and discovered you could be paying twice as much depending on where you shop and what brand you buy.
The price of mailing a letter is going up again. Starting on Jan. 22, a first-class, 1-ounce letter will cost a penny more at 45 cents.
It’s been in the works for little more than one heating season but a controversial natural gas pricing program is already being suspended.
Monday marked the first day of school for kids in the Minneapolis School District. While parents may have already noticed an increase in the cost of school supplies, a new report shows you can also expect price hikes when packing your kids’ lunchbox.
America’s credit downgrade has many investors turning to gold. As a result, the price of an ounce of gold shot up to more than $1,700.
CBS Moneywatch Editor at Large Jill Schlesinger j0ined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News to preview the week ahead on Wall Street.
Major League Baseball ticket prices have increased only slightly for the second straight year.
Lunchtime at La Cucaracha Mexican restaurant in St. Paul is busy. Likewise, in many other St. Paul restaurants, more folks are dining out more often.
Minnesota harvested fewer apples in 2010. But, growers say prices recovered from a downturn the previous year.
More than 40% of homes for sale in Minneapolis area have had price reduction