Walking Your Dog in Rochester Defies The Odds
If only my luck in defying odds like these would be the same when I was buying a Powerball ticket.
Touch This Plant And You Could Go Blind -- Is It In Minnesota?
This totally naturally-occurring plant is so nasty that if you touch it, you could go blind. It's been reported now in several states, but is it here in Minnesota?
You Can't Ride These Orange Bicycles Around Rochester Anymore
Well, it was good while it lasted, but if you're trying to rent one of these spiffy orange bikes, it looks like you're out of luck-- at least for right now.
Single-Lane Traffic Starts Today on West Circle Drive
Here's a head's up if your commute takes you along West Circle Drive in northwest Rochester: Get ready for single-lane traffic and another construction project.
This Classic Breakfast Food Is 77 (And Was Invented Here in MN)
It's a classic breakfast food that you've probably eaten a bunch of times. And, it's a true Minnesota native, too.
The Oldest Saloon in Minnesota is Just 75 Minutes From Rochester
We were out sampling some of Minnesota's great new craft breweries over the weekend, and happened to stop into the oldest saloon in Minnesota!
Rochester Is More Tropical Than The Tropics
Our weekend heat wave has certainly made things seem hot and steamy here in southeast Minnesota. But is our weather really more tropical than the tropics?
MN Magazine Has Best Response Ever to St. Paul Raccoon Sto
We were all captivated earlier this week with the raccoon that had scaled the downtown St. Paul building, and now we have the perfect response to the story.
The Top 5 Privileges Only Minnesotans Get To Claim
We've always known that living here in the North Star State is pretty cool, right? But now a new survey lists five things that only Minnesotans get to enjoy.
Can You Toss Your Doggy Doo In Somebody Else's Garbage?
Thursday is garbage pick-up day in our neighborhood in northwest Rochester and some houses will have their trash out later today. So, is it okay to toss something in somebody else’s container?
This Minnesota Woman Is Addicted To Breaking the Law
If you've already received citations from law enforcement, you'd probably do well to stop breaking the law. Unless, of course, you're addicted to it, like this Minnesota woman apparently is.
9 Ways To Get The Most Out of Summer in Southeast Minnesota
Given our late spring this year, it seems like summer is flying by quickly! So here are nine ways you can get the most out of summer, right here our backyard.
Kraft Has The Cheesiest Father's Day Gift Idea in Minnesota
June is Dairy Month here in Minnesota, and we just might have found the cheesiest Father's Day present of them all.
Can Bikes Legally Ride Through Stop Signs and Red Lights in MN?
Bicycling on the sidewalks in downtown Rochester may be illegal, but can bike riders really ride through red lights and stop signs in Minnesota?
5 Things Minnesotans Do Wrong When We Take A Shower
You do probably do it every day, yet if you're like most Minnesotans, there are most likely several things you're doing wrong in the shower.
Minnesota Police Department Sets Rescue Record Sunday
It happens all across the Land of 10,000 Lakes this time of year, but one police department here in Minnesota just set a record for the number of babies it rescued over the weekend.
This Terrifyingly Huge Spider Could Be In Minnesota
A marine worker in Indiana found a giant spider earlier this week and posted its picture online-- but could it be also here in Minnesota?!?
The Best Minnesota Rivers For Tubing This Summer
Now that summer's here, a great way to cool off is to grab the gang and head out tubing. And some of the best rivers for tubing are here in southeast Minnesota!
Minnesota High School Coach Loses Job Because She's Not Married
There are many ways one can lose their job these days, but this appears to be a new one... especially for a high school coach here in Minnesota.
Check Out How Much Minnesota Taxes Your Beer or Wine
The old saying about the only things you can count are death and taxes sure applies here in Minnesota (well, the tax part, anyway) especially when it comes to your beer!