NEWS YOU CAN USE | Free car lights on Saturday


On Saturday, October 3, you can get free lights for your car and contribute to feeding hungry families in the Twin Cities, all in one stop. From 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., the Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of Minnesota (AASP-MN), in cooperation with the Minnesota State Patrol, will hold the 15th annual Lights On For Safety event. Technicians and automotive technical students will inspect exterior vehicle lights and replace them if needed.They will also collect your donations of cash or non-perishable foods for local food shelves.

Locations for the event:

Brooklyn Park – Hennepin Technical College, North Campus
Burnsville – AAA MN/IA
Minneapolis – Dunwoody College of Technology
White Bear Lake – Century College, East Campus

Greater MN:
Duluth—MN DOT/State Patrol Headquarters
Mankato—South Central College
Moorhead—Minnesota State Community & Technical College
St. Cloud—St. Cloud Technical College

Remember – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday – bring your car and a food donation. For more information call (612)623-1110 or log on to