In polls and studies tracking how much beer, wine and spirits are guzzled by region, Upper Midwest states consistently rank among the highest in drinkers per capita. Could it be our northern European roots? The weather? Well, yes.
Updated: December 28, 2011, - 12:57 PM
Sleep-texting? It's the latest twist on sleepwalking or talking in one's sleep, and sleep experts says it's yet another -- very public -- way that technology is disrupting needed sleep
Updated: December 27, 2011, - 08:13 AM
It takes a really creative mind -- or a wacky one -- to dream up a Christmas present made from dryer lint.
Updated: December 24, 2011, - 04:14 AM
Can your life be summed up in six words? Emily Lloyd hopes every resident of Minneapolis gives it a try.
Updated: December 23, 2011, - 07:42 PM
With all of the notoriously tasteless outfits on display at the Minnesota State Fair, you'd think the hosts of TLC's popular reality show "What Not to Wear" would need to steer clear for fear of passing out.
Updated: December 13, 2011, - 10:04 AM
How to help keep your children safe from predators.
Updated: December 10, 2011, - 06:02 PM
Recent scandals, such as the one involving Jerry Sandusky at Penn State, are prompting teams to re-evaluate how they respond to reports of abuse.
Updated: December 10, 2011, - 11:01 AM
Raise a pint to social entrepreneur Jacquie Berglund, whose Finnegans beer label combined a strong business model with an equally strong heart.
Updated: December 06, 2011, - 09:25 AM
An early-childhood program in St. Paul serves up more proof that using music to teach basic skills helps children learn better.
Updated: December 05, 2011, - 08:12 PM