The new school year has begun, with kids and families now fully back into their routines. The Minnesota Department of Transportation wants to make sure that motorists are back in the habit of driving safely around schools and school buses or they could face a $500 fine.
The Hermantown Police Department took to their Facebook page to let everyone know that the intersection at Maple Grove Road and Midway Road is scheduled to be re-opened on Friday with the brand new roundabout in place.
As a truck owner, I always drive with my tailgate up. However, I've known people who would drive with it down claiming it gave them better gas mileage. I'm not sure if that's true, but I now know that it's against the law.