Why Is Thanksgiving On Thursday?Whether stores are open or not on Thanksgiving to welcome in shoppers searching for deals, one consistent aspect of the holiday is that it's always on a Thursday.
Can Putting Up Holiday Decorations Make You Happier?If the winter blues got you feeling down, getting into the holiday spirit could be the remedy.
What Is The Strategic Petroleum Reserve? Is Tapping It A Smart Way To Lower Gas Prices?A unique way to lower gas prices is being debated in Washington.
'I'd Do It All Over Again': A Look At The Minnesotans Who've Served Their NationAcross Minnesota, there are 304,000 veterans -- about 5.5% of the population.
How Are Traffic Lights Timed?It lasts mere seconds but can feel like minutes. Getting stuck at a red light, especially with no traffic around, is frustrating at times.
What's Good To Buy In Bulk? And When Is It Not Cost Effective?Inflation and supply-chain issues have forced grocery shoppers to dig deeper into their wallets. But there's one, age-old tactic to save money. We wanted to know: When should we buy in bulk? And when might it not be cost effective?
What Are The Best Ways To Save On Gas?According to AAA, gas prices in Minnesota right now are $3.19 a gallon. That's up 15 cents from a month ago and more than a dollar from last year. So what are ways to save on gas? Good Question.
How Does Ranked Choice Voting Work? What Common Mistakes Do Voters Make?How does ranked choice voting work and what common mistakes do voters make? Good Question.
Climate Change: How Is Minnesota Working To Shrink Its Carbon Footprint? How Does It Compare To Other States?President Joe Biden and global leaders met in Scotland today to make a pledge to slow climate change. It's a goal Minnesota leaders embarked on 16 years ago.
Why Can't Minnesotans Figure Out The Zipper Merge?“If you've been through a merge point where the zipper merge is done, it feels magical," MnDOT's Jake Loesch said.
Has Rush Hour Traffic In The Twin Cities Returned To Pre-Pandemic Levels? Even though many still work from home, it doesn't feel that way when we get behind the wheel. The morning and evening commutes around the metro are slowing down with traffic jams. We wanted to know: Has rush hour returned to pre-pandemic levels?