Can too many bikes be too much of a good thing? The Minnesota Daily reports that bike congestion has gotten so bad in the University of Minnesota area that a crackdown on cyclists is underway. Biking on the sidewalk will get you fined $98, and the school is looking into ways to limit bike parking. Read more →
The boy’s father said the family had attempted to get help from police with the boy’s behavior in the past without success. Read more →
Two bongo calves were born at the Minnesota Zoo. Here’s one of them with its mother. The male calf was born on June 6th, followed by a female calf, born on June 16th. The Minnesota Zoo sent out a press release with the details about the calves, which are found in the lowland rain forest of Read more →
Children’s Hospitals and UnitedHealthcare will be giving out 700 free children’s bicycle helmets and reflectors this afternoon at three Twin Cities parks and some Boys & Girls Club camps. Children’s Hospitals, which last week was designated a Level I pediatric trauma center, is trying to prevent common injuries in children. Here’s the schedule: Lake Nokomis Park Read more →
The city of St. Paul outlined some practical tips for residents if they spot a coyote. Coyotes sightings have recently increased and spring is the season when they are “most aggressive,” the city warned in a press release issued Friday. Here are the basic rules the city suggests for dealing with coyotes: 1. Don’t provide Read more →
Even the most enthusiastic winter lovers are getting a little tired of this… (Auto dealership on March 5, 2013, in Bloomington, Minn./AP photo) Here are are 10 things to look forward to as you wait out the coming storm…feel free to add to the list 1. That day it’s obvious spring has arrived (Lyndale Read more →
Some St. Paul public schools will start as much as an hour later, and others will start up to an hour earlier.
Spring arrives at Minnehaha Falls.
Are you out there buying or selling a house? The Twin Cities housing market must look very different depending on your perspective.
A lucky animal lover will get to adopt Guess, after a lottery today in Minneapolis.