St. Paul Launches Winter Parking AppTuesday's snow event is prompting snow emergencies in many Minnesota cities, including Minneapolis and St. Paul. And in St. Paul, the city has launched a new winter parking app intended to clarify snow emergency rules and clearly show where parking is and is not allowed.
Police To Crack Down On Distracted DriversPolice across Minnesota are stepping up enforcement this week against distracted drivers. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety says most accidents are caused by drivers using cellphones, GPS navigation, music controls or eating and drinking.
4 Things To Know About Ways To Save On CableSometimes your checkbook probably wonders if there's really ever a "good" deal when it comes to your cable, internet or phone bill. Whether you like to bundle your cable, internet, and phone or buy them separately, getting the best deal can be a challenge.
You May Be Able To Pay For Your Parking Meter By PhoneParking at a meter in downtown Minneapolis can be tough -- remembering to plug it before it expires, finding an open meter and then tracking down its pay station. But soon, paying for that coveted parking spot may get easier.
Caller Impersonating Deputy, Demanding ‘Jury Duty’ FeeThe Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents of a scam in which a man impersonates a deputy and tricks victims into paying a hefty fee for their failing to serve jury duty.
Put Down The Phone, Parents; It Could Be Affecting Your Kids
Bus Driver Charged With Assaulting Rider Still On The JobAdrieanne Simmons, a St. Paul woman who said she was repeatedly punched in the head by a bus driver, wants to know why he's back on the job. Her bus driver was charged with misdemeanor assault, disorderly conduct and criminal damage to property in the October incident, but he's back behind the wheel.
Good Question: Is A Phone Just A Phone Anymore?In 2013, 91 percent of us own some sort of cell phone. Fifty-six percent own a smart phone. It wasn’t until 2007 that we saw what’s now considered the first smartphone – the iPhone. The iPhone 5 is now the top selling phone in US, followed by the Samsung Galaxy S III.
New App Created In Mpls. Lets You Connect With KinIf you've ever scrolled through your facebook timeline or twitter feed and thought, "Where are my friends?" the new Kinly app may be for you. Whatever you post goes only to your defined social circle or kin.
SD Governor Signs Cellphone Ban For Young Drivers outh Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has signed into law a measure that prohibits beginning drivers from using cellphones when they're behind the wheel.
Senser Pleads Not Guilty To Talking On Phone, SpeedingAmy Senser pleaded not guilty Monday to her latest and third felony charge, after a police investigation determined she was on the phone at the time she allegedly hit and killed a man last year.
Police, Family Pranked With Hostage CallPolice in Superior say a call about a hostage situation Monday night turned out to be a prank, but not so funny.
As New iPhone Debuts, Tips To Save On Your PhoneWith the debut of the new iPhone 4s, we looked at whether the it's worth the upgrade and some ways to save money, even if you aren't looking to switch.
Suit: Pair Threatened To Sell Berrian's BlackberryA California couple who found Bernard Berrian's Blackberry last October allegedly threatened to sell its contents to the "highest bidder" unless the Vikings wide receiver paid them $30,000.
Swanson, Klobuchar Go After Phone Bill 'Cramming'With U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar at her side, Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson announced a lawsuit against a Pennsylvania-based long-distance service Friday as part of a crackdown on a phone-billing practice known as cramming.