Minnesota State Fair Opens Annual 12-Day Run ThursdayThe Minnesota State Fair opens Thursday for its annual 12-day run through Labor Day, Sept. 7. While its roots go back to 1855, this will be the fair's 130th anniversary on its current site in Falcon Heights. The fair's oldest attraction, the Ye Old Mill water ride, turns 100 this year. Here are things to know for the 2015 edition of the Great Minnesota Get-Together:
Donate To The Great American Milk DriveMost kids are now enjoying summer break, but for some without school lunch, they'll miss out on getting milk. June is National Dairy Month and the Great American Milk Drive is firing up.
4 Things To Know: Jimmy Carter Visit, Harrison Ford's Crash Landing & MoreHere’s a look at the four most notable stories you need to know about for the morning of Friday, March 6, 2015.
Shoppers Stock Up On Last Minute Thanksgiving ItemsShoppers looking for last-minute staples for Thanksgiving dinner waited in long lines across the metro Wednesday. Crystal resident Chase Johnson spent most of his childhood shopping at Almsted's.
Study: Drinking Lots Of Milk Might Not Be Good For YouWe've long heard that drinking milk can help our bones and overall health. But a new study out Thursday morning says drinking lots of milk could actually be bad for you.
Good Questions: Minnesota State Fair Edition Pronto Pup versus corn dog? White milk versus chocolate? Those are just a few of the things you wanted to know about this week.
Food Prices Climbing After Frigid, Relentless Winter You may have noticed higher prices at the grocery store, and you can blame the extreme weather. Unfortunately, analysts believe prices will only go higher.
Good Question: Why Are We Drinking Less Milk? When it comes to milk, Americans are drinking much less than we used to. According to USDA statistics, we drank 0.96 cups of milk a day in 1970. By 2010, that dropped to 0.61 cups.