Two software developers in Fargo, North Dakota have created the Winter Survival Kit app for iPhones and Android smartphones. The Crookston Daily Times reports the creators wanted to help after a powerful blizzard left hundreds of drivers stranded last winter. This free app can notify help and provide some potentially life-saving alerts. It can also help you prepare for winter travel.
Brooklyn Center increases communication ahead of Potter's trial
The former officer is charged in the death of Daunte Wright. Her trial begins Tuesday with jury selection.
Reports: Gophers won't retain offensive coordinator Mike Sanford Jr.
Minnesota's passing attack hasn't been the same under Sanford Jr.
4-year-old girl struck by hit-and-run driver in St. Paul
The girl was struck by the driver around 5 p.m. Monday.
Baby found safe inside car that was stolen in south Minneapolis
The incident happened near 32nd Street and Chicago Avenue around 7 p.m.
Ant puts on a show to help Timberwolves beat Pacers
A third-quarter surge gave the Timberwolves their seventh win in their past eight games.
Rep. Boebert refuses to apologize for Islamophobic comment toward Rep. Omar
A phone call Monday between the two lawmakers ended abruptly.
Vikings place Patrick Peterson on COVID-19/reserve list
The Vikings cornerback said he was vaccinated in August.
'Numerous' reports of eager anglers falling through ice
Conditions are still unpredictable, and can vary even across a single body of water.
Minnesota health officials watching closely for omicron variant
Health leaders do not yet know how transmissible or severe the new variant is.
School bus driver charged in fatal hit-and-run will plead guilty
Another motorist told the driver to call 911, but he instead got on the bus and drove off, charges say.
5 outdoor destinations to explore around the Twin Cities
There's something for everyone on this list of overlooked spots.
Smartphone app lets you order food straight to your gate at MSP
Food orders can be placed using your smartphone at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport by using the B4YOUBOARD mobile application. The food is then delivered to you at your gate.
Romney creates VP app; likely picks on 'standby'
Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney's campaign says you can be among the first to find out if former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty is his choice for vice president – just download his free app. The campaign has created an iPhone and Android application to alert supporters when Romney makes his vice presidential pick.
How much is your life worth? There's an app for that...
Minnesota Life Insurance, an affiliate of St. Paul-based Securian Financial Group, now offers an iPad app that can help people calculate their economic value using financial data. The "Human Life Value Calculator" can be downloaded for free from Apple's App Store.
St. Paul-born Hipstamatic thrives in photo app sea
The two creators of the Hipstamatic photo app are now celebrity iPhone-app publishers who own an entire San Francisco building and run a wildly successful business in a cut-throat industry. But three years ago, Lucas Buick and Ryan Dorshorst were failing graphic designers with $1.83, a tiny, freezing St. Paul office and a desperate last chance to make something work.
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