Where To Go Beat The Heat For Free In The Twin CitiesSince pandemic restrictions have rolled back, there are plenty of free places open to cool off during this weekend's heat wave.
COVID-19 In Minnesota: Long-Term Care Facilities, Adult Day Programs, Some Libraries Set To ReopenStarting Monday, several Hennepin County libraries will begin offering "grab and go" services in-person. Day programs will also resume for adults with disabilities, and long-term care facilities will be allowed to have some visitors again.
Summer Fun Indoors: Surviving A Hot Spell In MinnesotaSome people love hot and humid weather. But for those who don't, it's miserable. Here are some family-friendly ways to beat the heat.
Good Question: Why Are We Reading More Books?With all of the media available to us via television, smartphones and the Internet these days, reading books is still a favorite pastime. According to surveys, how much we read books has remained constant over the years and, in some cases, increased. In the 1950s, Gallup surveys show around 20 percent of Americans were presently reading a book. By the early 90s, the percentage jumped to 37 percent.