#TwinCitiesTakeout

#TwinCitiesTakeout
Five Eyewitness News wants to help local restaurants get the word out.  The #TwinCitiesTakeout page presented by Minnesota Rusco and Companies is a place to give your favorite restaurant for takeout a plug.  We chat with Jay Deems, owner of Minnesota Rusco, about why it’s important to him to support local businesses.

Dave Dahl

Dave Dahl
In 1977, Jimmy Carter was sworn in as president, Fleetwood Mac released Rumours, one of the best-selling albums of all time, and Dave Dahl and his mustache joined the KSTP weather team.  Dave has been delivering weather forecasts for over 43 years from our station.  In just a few days, Dave will be retiring so it’s time to say goodbye.

Wedding Industry Update

Wedding Industry Update
Weddings have been a hot topic in 2020.  Couples have been faced with really hard decisions – do they postpone, go much smaller, or forgo it altogether?  Sonja Babich from Minnesota Bride has an update on what can be expected in the wedding industry for 2021. Click here to enter in The Minnesota Wedding Day Giveaway.

Vintage Wedding Dress Restorations

Vintage Wedding Dress Restorations
Did you know that you can take a vintage wedding dress and have it restored and updated for a new bride to wear again?  Of course you did. But did you know that St. Croix Cleaners offers this service?  Monica Zaun, the alterations specialist from Treasured Garment Restoration by St. Croix Cleaners, explains how they do that. For the entire...

12 Cars for 12 Moms of Christmas

12 Cars for 12 Moms of Christmas
This is the second year that we have partnered with our friend Richard at White Bear Mitsubishi, a handful of other dealerships, and Newgate School to surprise 12 single moms with cars just in time for Christmas! If you’re interested in donating your car for Newgate’s Wheels for Women program, click here.

The Shady Deal Depot

The Shady Deal Depot
Dick Enrico is a familiar face with his signature mustache, glasses and catchy slogans.  He’s the former owner of Second Wind Exercise Equipment.  Now he has a new business concept, The Shady Deal Depot.  He shows reporter Kristin Haubrich some of the unique items you’ll find there.

Essence One

Essence One
If there’s ever a time that we need to find peace and calm within ourselves, it’s now.  Lauren Vanscoy, owner of the aromatherapy company, Essence One, went in search of this a few years ago.  The result was the birth of her company. Click here to get 20% off your online purchase when you use the code: TCL2020.  Offer good through...

Virtual Santa Visit

Virtual Santa Visit
Even though your child probably isn’t going to be sitting on Santa’s knee this year, that doesn’t mean he’s taking the year off!  For the first time ever, you can see Santa and his elves right from your living room!  Kristen is at the North Pole (also known as Mall of America) to explain how this one of a kind virtual experience...

Help with Math

Help with Math
If you’re getting frustrated trying to help your kids with their distance learning you are not alone.  Math is an especially challenging subject for some. Mathnasium offers customized learning plans and make it a lot easier for your child…and you. For more information and to find out about available discounts for families enrolling...