Where Does Minnesota's Power Come From?Minnesota's biggest electric utilities - Xcel Energy and Minnesota Power - have pledged to go carbon-free by 2050.
What Will Our Kids' Post-Pandemic Immune Systems Be Like?Once we're beyond the pandemic, what happens to our immune systems? Will it affect how often our kids get sick? Dr. Gigi Chawla, head of general pediatrics at Children's Minnesota, answers these Good Questions.
How Much Do We Owe In Student Debt? And How Did We Get Here?Many Americans feel the burden of student debt. According the Federal Reserve Bank, it now totals $1.6 trillion. That’s behind mortgages, but ahead of total credit cards debt and car loans in the U.S.
What Are The Costs And Benefits Of Electric Vehicles?On Thursday, General Motors announced a plan to phase out gas-burning vehicles and replace its fleet with electric burning cars, SUVs and trucks by 2035.
What Do We Know About COVID Variants?Experts fear a new, more contagious version of COVID-19 could cause a jump in cases this spring. It first popped up in the U.K. and has already made its way to Minnesota.
How To Talk To Kids About The NewsAll of us have seen scary things over the past week, our kids included. During this time, many parents have a hard time knowing what to say.
Three Health Experts Weigh In On The Future Of COVIDThere are still so many unknowns about SARS-CoV-2, but experts can make some educated guesses about what might happen during the course of the pandemic.
After President Trump's Online Ouster, What Is The Future Of Social Media?Some experts say part of the reason the tech companies waited until now to limit President Trump is due to a fear of regulation from the government.
How Does The 25th Amendment Work?The 25th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was ratified in 1967, following the assassination of President Kennedy. It not only more clearly determines the Presidential line of succession, but also what happens if a President is incapacitated in office.
What Do You Need To Know About Radon? Good QuestionRadon is a gas that’s found in the soil. People can’t see it or smell it and it can be drawn up into home through the cracks, gaps or openings in a foundation.
What Do Families Need To Know About Kids, Masks And Sports?Youth sports have started back up in Minnesota on Monday with some changes.
What Does 'Auld Lang Syne' Mean?It's a song that's synonymous with New Year's: Auld Lang Syne. Even if you don’t know the words, you certainly know the tune.
Good Question: How Is The Economy Doing?As 2020 comes to a close, WCCO asked three economists to share their insights on how the economy is doing.
How Did Christmas Trees Come About, And Why Are They Decorated With Lights?It is estimated Americans will buy 30 million real trees this year -- but how did this tradition start?
As COVID Shutters Minnesota Ice Arenas, Backyard Hockey Rinks Gain PopularityMinnesota is often referred to as the “State of Hockey” -- and that’s being proven once again during the pandemic.