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Some Nurseries Offer Plants that are Safe for Bees

As gardeners begin shopping for plants this spring, they may see some marked as safe for bees. Some nurseries are offering plants that are free of an insecticide that experts have partly blamed for a die-off of bee populations in recent years...

  • Image: Tyson Foods Inc. Tyson Foods Recalls Chicken Nuggets for 'Foreign Matter'

    Tyson Foods Inc. is recalling about 75,000 pounds of frozen chicken nuggets because they may be contaminated with "foreign matter", officials announced Friday. "Tyson is voluntarily recalling 5-pound bags of frozen white meat chicken nuggets sold at Sam's Club locations nationwide. Products sold in smaller packages or at any other retailer are not affected by the recall, Tyson officials said...

  • Red Cross App to Help Pets in Case of Emergency

    In times of disaster emergencies, Red Cross not only wants to make sure you are prepared, but also your pets. April is Pet First Aid month, and the Red Cross has a new app to keep your furry family members healthy...

  • INTERVIEW: Critical Need for Household Items, Furniture Donations

    It's that time of year when a lot of us are spring cleaning, maybe even getting rid of some unwanted furniture. There’s a group in the metro that's happy to take that off your hands. Sara Sternberger, executive director of the non-profit called Bridging stopped by KSTP to talk about the critical need right now for furniture and household goods...

  • Photo: KSTP/File Minn. House DFL Passes Tax Bill 2 on Unanimous Vote

    Minn. House Democrats passed their “Tax Bill 2” Friday on a unanimous vote of 125-0. Tax Bill 2 includes $103 million in further tax cuts for Minnesota homeowners, farmers, renters and businesses...

  • Gander Mountain to Give Away 50,000 Trigger Locks for Safety Campaign

    As part of a firearms responsibility campaign, Gander Mountain is giving away free trigger locks at Twin Cities metro stores. The locks will work on any kind of gun, the St. Paul-based company said. In order to receive a trigger locks, you must sign a pledge to secure your firearms...

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