Infographic: The Cost of Valentine’s Day

By MoneyTips for Area Voices This Valentine’s Day, besides sappy songs, Americans will hear a lot of “Marry me?” and “Ka-ching!” Amidst a staggering nine million marriage proposals, Americans are estimated to spend $20 billion on Valentine’s Day. Check out our...
Pants on Pants

Pants on Pants

By Lisa Kaczke, Duluth News Tribune Experiencing his first winter after moving from Shanghai to Duluth, Jeffrey Xu wondered why Minnesotans put on jackets, but then leave their legs vulnerable to the elements when they’re out and about. “I knew it’s...