Automakers prep for stronger mileage standards under Biden

Now that it's clear Joe Biden soon will be president, the fight over automobile pollution and fuel efficiency standards is likely to peter out, and U.S. consumers should see a broader selection of electric and efficient vehicles.
High Schools
February 28
Mounds View's Swenson brothers run three deep, clockwise from top: Brett, Ethan and Brady.

Grappling for goals: Meet the athletes, teams seeking state titles

The wrestling championship meet is always a family affair, especially at Mounds View this season. You'll find girls wrestling girls and some taking on boys. And you'll learn the numbers behind the dreams.
February 23

Age is the top battery factor

The number of miles you drive has little if any impact on how long a battery lasts.
February 16
Korean automakers Hyundai and Kia are recalling over 591,000 vehicles in the U.S. to fix a brake fluid leak that could cause engine fires.

Kia combats theft problem

New lock hardware comes with a window sticker alerting would-be thieves to back off.
February 9

How to keep windshield clear

Avoiding the recirculate setting will reduce fogging.
February 2

Motormouth: A straightforward DIY project

Replacing rear liftgate struts is not a difficult task.
January 18
Headlight failure likely needs a technician’s expertise.

Motormouth: A dim excuse for light problem

January 12

Motormouth: Wiper scratch a dilemma

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