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Backpacks are useful tools for students and adults alike. From hiking supplies to school books to sports equipment, backpacks can store just about anything. As veritable workhorses, they're bound to get dirty and can benefit from periodic cleaning. While it may be tempting to simply throw a...
Gadgets and cars have seemingly always had a symbiotic relationship. As cars have evolved, so, too, have the gadgets that make driving more enjoyable. The connection between cars and gadgets has become even stronger in recent decades, a time marked by rapid technological advancements and one in...
Driving habits changed significantly in 2020. The outbreak of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 forced many professionals to work from home full-time. In addition, stay-at-home measures greatly limited how much people could or would travel in their free time. The result was a lot of cars spending a...
The economy has struggled during the COVID-19 pandemic, and many people are concerned by what the future may bring, particularly regarding their careers. Some fields may continue to scale back while others may increase operations. There is much uncertainty for those looking for new work or...
The COVID-19 pandemic changed the way people live. One readily felt effect was spending more time at home. Vehicles sat idle in driveways and even some automotive insurance providers reduced rates because people were driving much less. Even with stay-at-home measures in place, people still need to...
People have spent more time at home in 2020 than they likely have in years past. This has provided homeowners with plenty of time to ponder potential upgrades to their homes. After taking inventory of their lifestyles, surroundings and furnishings, people have embarked on construction projects or...
In recent years, the trend of upcycling, or transforming unneeded or unwanted materials into new items or products, has become more popular. Unlike recycling, which is taking consumer materials like plastic, paper, metal, and glass and breaking them down so base materials can be remade into new,...
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA EXTENSION - www.extension.umn.edu   Many families across Minnesota and nationally are finding themselves without a job or a reduction in pay or hours.  This sudden loss of income is devastating for both families and communities.  Many community partners are looking for ways...
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA EXTENSION - www.extension.umn.edu   Thanks to a gift from Compeer Financial, Minnesota 4-H has a special Helping Hands Award opportunity available.   New data forecast a coming hunger crisis in Minnesota unlike anything seen since the Great Depression. Before the onset of...
Cicada Killer
  Cicada killer on top of a cicada   With news of “murder hornets” in the U.S., Minnesotans have been wary of large wasp-like insects flying around. Murder hornets have not been found in Minnesota, but there are some native insects that may seem similar, such as the elm sawfly and the cicada...

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