Midwest Business Conditions Index Slipped In January, Report SaysA report says a business conditions index for nine Midwest and Plains states slipped over the past month but still pointed to continuing improvement in regional economic conditions.
Just A Few More Subzero Days, Then A Big Warm-Up Is In SightMinnesotans won’t see temperatures above zero for a few days. But next weekend, temperatures are forecasted to be nearly above freezing.
Coldest Air Of The Season Set To Ruin Your WeekendDid the comparatively warm air of the last few days lull you into a false sense of security? Well change your plans, bundle up, and hunker down. The coldest temperatures of the season so far are set to arrive this weekend in Minnesota.
Get Ready For Another Bitterly Cold Weekend Enjoy the mild January temperatures while they last. Come Friday, Minnesota will again see the mercury drop, and over the weekend there’s the possibility of wind chills around 40 below.
Get Movin' Monday: Money-Saving Deals For JanuaryIf you didn't get everything on your Christmas wish list, January may be a good month to hit the mall. The entire month ushers in big savings on everything from brand name TVs to a Fitbit to help you keep your New Year's resolutions.
The Deadline For Jan. 1 MNsure Coverage Has ArrivedThe deadline has arrived for enrolling in Minnesota's health insurance exchange for coverage beginning Jan. 1.
Minn. DPS: Record-Low Traffic Deaths In JanuaryThe Minnesota Department of Public Safety says January 2015 marks a record-low month for traffic deaths on Minnesota roads. According to the DPS, last month was one of the safest since 1984, when the DPS began keeping statistics electronically.
Now's The Time To Take That Beach VacationTravel agents say now is a good time for that beach vacation. With the state of the economy and low gas prices, spring break trips are booking fast. If you want to save some money and avoid the lines, experts say to try some last minute deals.
Saks Off Fifth Closing In Minneapolis Next YearAnother store is saying goodbye in downtown Minneapolis. Saks Off Fifth is closing its doors in January.
Good Question: Has This January Been Worse Than Most?This January, several Minnesota schools closed schools five times due to extreme wind chills. The average temperature has hovered around 10 degrees and it has snowed 22.6 inches. But how that does compared with Januaries past?
Potholes Peaking Early, Thanks To Extreme TemperaturesAt Parents Autocare in south Minneapolis, winter can get a little redundant. But this winter has been anything but routine. And potholes are peaking early.
Movie Blog: Movies Surprisingly Released In Winter 'Dump Months'There's but one new wide release this weekend -- the dank graphic novel version of "I, Frankenstein" starring a torqued Aaron Eckhart -- and it's not even screening for critics because, why bother? We're knee-deep in the doldroms of the dump months of winter. What's a "dump month," you ask?