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Minnesota Congressman Drafts Bill Touting Tax Credits for EV 4x4s
Minnesota Congressman Drafts Bill Touting Tax Credits for EV 4x4s

25 Dec 2022, 18:26 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Under this proposed plan, the Tax Credit for Off-Road Vehicles act would encourage UTV, ATV, and dirtbike owners to gravitate away from ICE vehicles to EVs

 
Rally Car Ends Up in a Lake, Crew Remains Incredibly Calm Through It All
Rally Car Ends Up in a Lake, Crew Remains Incredibly Calm Through It All

25 Aug 2022, 15:54 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / A Subaru Impreza that was being rallied in Minnesota ended up in a lake during a stage. This is how it was seen from the cockpit

 
Scoop Dogg and William Scrape-Speare Are Two of Minnesota's New Snowplows
Scoop Dogg and William Scrape-Speare Are Two of Minnesota's New Snowplows

21 Feb 2022, 21:19 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / Snow big deal, right? Minnesota borrowed a recent Scottish tradition and implemented in the best way possible: just let people decide. And that they did

 
Gopher State Grabs Any Vehicles It Can, The Magnolia State Gives Them Away
Gopher State Grabs Any Vehicles It Can, The Magnolia State Gives Them Away

8 Oct 2021, 13:06 UTC · By: Tudor Serban / The governments of Minnesota and Mississippi try to stay clean from abandoned vehicles, and their citizens help them either by reporting, or by grabbing relics

 
Gorgeous Race Track House Is for a True Car Enthusiast With Some Money to Spare
Gorgeous Race Track House Is for a True Car Enthusiast With Some Money to Spare

3 Aug 2021, 14:00 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The two-bedroom, three-story house is located on the Brainerd International Raceway, comes with direct access to it and a gorgeous four-car garage

 
$15 Million Mansion Sits on Its Own Island, on Top of a Garage With Car Wash
$15 Million Mansion Sits on Its Own Island, on Top of a Garage With Car Wash

2 Jun 2021, 10:03 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / No villain’s lair is worthy of attention unless it includes at least a secret tunnel: this Minnesota manse has two of them, with one leading to the underground

 
A Plane Rear-Ended a Car on a Minnesota Highway, and It Was an Amazing Save
A Plane Rear-Ended a Car on a Minnesota Highway, and It Was an Amazing Save

7 Dec 2020, 05:53 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The Minnesota Department of Transportation has released footage of last week’s crash, showing a single-engine plane making an emergency landing on I-35

 
The Story of This Rusty ‘57 Chevrolet Pickup Truck Will Tug at the Heartstrings
The Story of This Rusty ‘57 Chevrolet Pickup Truck Will Tug at the Heartstrings

6 Aug 2020, 12:22 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Bob Sportal bought the truck in 1976 and used it to commute to work for four decades. He’s retired now so he sold it back to the grandson of the original owner

 
Police Caught Slashing Tires in Minneapolis, Say It’s a Riot Tactic
Police Caught Slashing Tires in Minneapolis, Say It’s a Riot Tactic

9 Jun 2020, 03:51 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Videos and photos of parked cars with all tires slashed go viral, Anoka County Sheriff’s Office admits they intentionally deflated them on safety concerns

 
Delta Pilot Arrested for Being Drunk Moments Before Takeoff
Delta Pilot Arrested for Being Drunk Moments Before Takeoff

2 Aug 2019, 11:25 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Pilot Gabriel Lyle Schroeder left a TSA screening line when he saw they were performing additional checks, was found with a bottle of alcohol on him

 
4-Year-Old Kid Steals Grandpa’s SUV to Go and Buy Candy
4-Year-Old Kid Steals Grandpa’s SUV to Go and Buy Candy

19 Jun 2019, 15:29 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Sebastian from Blaine, Minnesota, stole the keys to his grandfather’s Hyundai Santa Fe and drove to a nearby gas station to buy Reese’s

 
13-Year-Old Boy Leads Police on 100mph Chase in Stolen Chevy Impala
13-Year-Old Boy Leads Police on 100mph Chase in Stolen Chevy Impala

20 May 2019, 14:20 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Deputies spotted the speeding car and summoned the driver to stop, but were only able to apprehend him when the car crashed

 
Child Dies in Hot Car as Father Leaves Him There While Working an Entire Shift
Child Dies in Hot Car as Father Leaves Him There While Working an Entire Shift

7 May 2019, 12:23 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The father initially claimed he placed the boy in the car for a nap at midday, left him there for less than 3 hours; later admitted he’d left him for an entire

 
Distracted Driver Kills Retired Teacher, is Forced by Judge to Visit Her Grave
Distracted Driver Kills Retired Teacher, is Forced by Judge to Visit Her Grave

17 Apr 2019, 11:53 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Lori Hoefs, an experienced nurse, admitted to being on her phone when she failed to heed a stop sign and plowed her SUV into another car, killing one

 
Distracted Driver Caught With 250-Pound Pig on His Lap
Distracted Driver Caught With 250-Pound Pig on His Lap

1 Apr 2019, 12:26 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Minnesota man didn’t want his pigs to get cold so he took them with him in the front, was hardly able to keep the car in one lane

 
Minnesota Police Shame Drivers Who Won’t Clean Their Cars of Snow
Minnesota Police Shame Drivers Who Won’t Clean Their Cars of Snow

11 Mar 2019, 15:17 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / “Don’t be this person when it snows,” the Minnesota State Police say on Twitter, showing a photo of a snow-covered car that had been pulled over

 
Man’s Car Falls Through Ice, He Admits Driving There Was “Probably a Bad Idea”
Man’s Car Falls Through Ice, He Admits Driving There Was “Probably a Bad Idea”

21 Jan 2019, 17:58 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Minnesota man says he’d driven on the frozen lake before and never had anything like that happen to him. Next time, he will be more cautious

 
Mankato Woman Charged After Toddler Falls Out of Moving Car
Mankato Woman Charged After Toddler Falls Out of Moving Car

21 Jan 2019, 15:53 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The incident was captured on camera, as a truck driver rushed to pick up the child from the street, still strapped in the carseat. The mother continued driving

 
Toddler Strapped in Carseat Falls Out of Moving Car, Mom Keeps Going
Toddler Strapped in Carseat Falls Out of Moving Car, Mom Keeps Going

17 Jan 2019, 12:13 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Driver Chad Mock caught the incident on his dashcam, was the first to stop the car and rush to the little girl’s help. She wasn’t injured, but the mother is fac

 
Woman Watching Netflix While Driving Causes 2 Crashes in Minnesota
Woman Watching Netflix While Driving Causes 2 Crashes in Minnesota

3 Dec 2018, 15:56 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Police warn of the dangers of Netflix and driving, urge fellow motorists to call in immediately any instance of reckless or dangerous driving they spot on the r