First Snow for Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan This Weekend
More rain and snow showers will follow for Monday across Minnesota, Wisconsin, upper Michigan and northern Ontario ... can dip near to below freezing at times during the daylight hours, after including wind, actual temperature, precipitation and other ...
Minnesota requires fewer classroom hours than other states. Does it matter?
As educators across the nation pushed for students to spend more time in school, Berenz and Haugen had to convince parents that less time would be beneficial -- even though Minnesota ... high-school days. Wisconsin requires 100 more hours of instruction ...
Minimum-wage primer: How Minnesota fell behind Wisconsin and other Midwest states
Minnesota’s political and cultural rival Wisconsin has paid a higher minimum wage since 2007, hitting $6.50 per hour that year and matching the state with the federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour by 2010. While many businesses in the state must pay the ...
Good Question: How Many Minnesotans Own Cabins?
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - Anyone who has sat in traffic on I-94 headed north on a Friday knows that Minnesota’s cabin culture is the real deal. But how many Minnesotans actually ... of Minnesotans with properties in Wisconsin, Iowa or the Dakotas.
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: At least a dozen barges are tied up in the Mississippi River north of Winona
At least a dozen barges and their expensive cargo are tied up in the Mississippi River north of Winona, Minnesota. That's because sediment ... it's hard to believe that many Wisconsin farms are short on moisture. The National Ag Statistics Service ...