Vacation Travel Smarts

Make your vacation a great one   Whether you’re planning a trip to a local attraction in Minnesota this summer, or headed all the way across the country, you want your vacation to be relaxing. It’s a getaway from work, not to mention your day-to-day life. So we’ve got...

Grilling Safety

  Summers mean backyard grilling – safely! Just like hamburgers and hot dogs, a sizzling grill is a symbol of summer and grilling isn’t just about great food. Backyard barbecues often create treasured memories with friends and family. Keep in mind, however, that when...

Ready to let the top down?

Put the top down and hit the road in Minnesota   The call of the open road is at its strongest during the summer – and so is the call of the convertible. If you’re one of those drivers who has long dreamed of dropping the top and heading across Minnesota and...

Yard Work Safety

Let’s Keep Our Lawns – and Ourselves – Safe in Minnesota For many of our neighbors in the north metro, summer means more than sunshine and vacations. It also means working in the yard – often with tools that can be dangerous if not used...

Prom and Graduation

Teen driving tips to keep prom and graduation safe   High school is full of defining moments for Minnesota teens and two of the highlights for most are prom and graduation. However, this time of year often sees other, more tragic defining moments – serious car...