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Driving advice for parents: put your phones down

6:40 PM, Aug 8, 2012

AAA Minnesota Safety Representative Lee Glamm used to ask students how many of their parents text while they drive. "I do not ask that anymore because it was kind of disappointing," said Glamm.

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Woman injured by distracted driver tells teens to 'hang up'

10:52 PM, Dec 23, 2010

More than four years ago, Jean was the passenger in her friend's car. On a rural road near St. Cloud, a driver t-boned them by running a stop sign at 60 miles per hour.

Wisconsin texting while driving ban in effect

6:37 PM, Dec 1, 2010

Wisconsin's ban on texting while driving went into effect Wednesday, making it the 30th state to enact such a law.

Hudson, Wis. young people take the 'hang up' pledge

10:43 PM, Nov 16, 2010

A new law that bans texting while driving on Wisconsin roads goes into effect Dec. 1. Fines will range from $20 to $400.

Father of teen killed by distracted driving aims to educate

4:31 PM, Nov 16, 2010

When Dan Phillips took the stage Monday evening at Edina High School, he did so as part of a father-daughter team.

Great Hang Up: Teens learn dangers of texting while driving first hand

1:02 PM, Oct 18, 2010

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Superfan is ready for Vikings Super Bowl win

He's not more powerful than a locomotive. He's not able to leap tall buildings in a single bound. But Chaska's Ben Theis of Vikings

9:04 PM, Jan 21, 2010

Chinook Book Deals

GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. - It's your green connection to healthy sustainable living and Twin Cities businesses.

4:52 PM, Oct 25, 2010

Veterinarian cost comparison shows varying prices

Some pet owners will do just about anything to ensure their pet lives a happy healthy life, but these days it can come at a pretty hefty price.

8:09 AM, May 21, 2013

Sex offender gets life in Wis. triple slaying

A convicted sex offender was sentenced to life in prison without parole Tuesday for strangling and stabbing his neighbor and her

5:52 PM, Apr 27, 2010

Tim's Top 11 most underrated love songs

Has it really been two months since my last (and only other) blog entry? Well, then, let's get cracking. As you're about to see, I'm not

2:53 PM, Feb 11, 2011

Minn. professional boxer accused of domestic abuse

A 30-year-old professional boxer from St. Paul has been arrested on domestic abuse charges stemming from an incident in Scottsdale, Ariz. on Nov. 4.

1:10 PM, Nov 13, 2013

Maine woods hermit arrested after 1,000 suspected burglaries

Authorities say a man who lived like a hermit for decades in the woods of central Maine and may be responsible for more than 1,000 burglaries has been captured.

8:04 AM, Apr 10, 2013

Rainbow Looms bracelets latest craze for kids

A new craze with kids has craft stores across the nation scrambling to keep rubber bands stocked on their shelves.

6:30 PM, Oct 18, 2013

Twin Cities man killed after car crashes into tree

A 22-year-old Twin Cities man was killed after the car he was driving crashed into a tree in Minneapolis early Saturday morning.

3:24 PM, Aug 30, 2010

Academic All-Star Michael Peden

This week’s Academic All-star says NBC's Tom Brokaw is the reason he's chosen to be so active in the television production department at

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