Energy economist Doug Tiffany says deciding whether to buy an alternative-energy vehicle is getting complicated with so many options on the market. So he made a spreadsheet, available online, that can help you compare models and test various scenarios such as longer commutes or higher gas prices.
Melissa Etheridge contracts COVID-19, cancels Shakopee show
The show will not be rescheduled.
Gun found on WCCO-TV rooftop after homicide in Minneapolis
It's the 56th death reported as a homicide in Minneapolis this year.
17-year-old killed in northern Minnesota crash Saturday
The other drive involved in the crash, a 75-year-old man, sustained life-threatening injuries.
Alcohol a factor as driver rolls ATV into corn field, injuring 3
The crash occurred in Lake Lillian Saturday night.
Man dies after being found shot at Minneapolis' 38th and Chicago
Responders were called to the scene early Sunday morning.
7 children arrested after 'disturbance' at Cabela's, escape in stolen vehicle
Employees called police saying the children were stealing goods from the store.
Fire sparks evacuation from apartment building, man arrested for arson
Police and fire crews responded to the fire just before 9 a.m. Saturday.
Morning storms cause power outages, ensuing problems in Eagan
There have been reports of disabled traffic lights and issues at local businesses.
GOP nominee questions if those with disabilities, non-English speakers should be able to vote
Crockett made the comments in a 2020 radio interview following a ruling from the Minnesota Supreme Court.
Jury: MN pharmacist did not violate woman's rights by refusing her morning-after pill
Gender Justice, the advocacy group that brought about the lawsuit, says it will appeal the decision.
Courts will likely decide whether day care workers can join unions
Gov. Dayton on Tuesday signed an executive order authorizing day care workers to vote on whether to join unions but Republicans almost instantly said they would go to the courts to stop the action.
Target buys vacant development site in downtown Minneapolis
Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal reports the Minneapolis-based retailer bought the site across from its headquarters at 10th Street and Nicollet Mall for a little over $4.5 million.
Conference starts in Minneapolis for algae as alternative fuel
It's green, slimy and just might be the fuel for tomorrow's energy. At least that's what has some 800 people coming to Minneapolis to talk over in the 5th annual Algae Biomass Summit.
Metropolitan Council set to prime the 'Transit-Oriented-Development' pump
Minnpost reports that the council is preparing to approve 19 grants totaling $16.1 million to help fund higher-density, transit-supportive development along light rail, bus rapid transit and commuter rail lines, as well as high-frequency bus routes. Minneapolis gets five grants, as does St. Paul. The remainder will go to the suburbs.
Study: Online shoppers more likely to buy at Wal-Mart than Target
Website research company EyeTrackShop recently took a look at websites for Target and Wal-Mart. It found that 70 percent of the people visiting Walmart.com answered they were ‘likely’ or ‘very likely’ to buy on the site.
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