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Winter Is Coming … So We Buy Salt, Dog Booties & Lobster Gloves

This frigid December weather has Minnesotans flocking to stores, buying lots of new and traditional winter items. At REI, Wendy Oskey was debating Wednesday between two of their high-end booties for her golden retriever Yoffi. One pair was $70, the other was $50.

12/11/2013

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Milwaukee To Fight Road Ice With Cheese Brine

Milwaukee has literally been down this road before. What could the city’s Department of Public Works mix with rock salt to deice its streets in the winter?

09/12/2013

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Rock Salt Still The Best De-Icer

What’s the best chemical for melting ice on our highways? The Minnesota Department of Transportation commissioned a study on the question. The findings suggest we’ve been down this road before.

02/07/2013

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