Politics & Elections

Minnesota Sunday Liquor Sales Hits Slight Snag

  ST. PAUL, Minn. -- A Prohibition-era ban on Sunday liquor sales in Minnesota will soon be a thing of the past. The Senate has voted 38-28 to repeal the state's long-standing ban. Governor Dayton has said that he will…

'Coffee With Cramer' Boils Over

FARGO, N.D. -- A contentious "Coffee With Cramer'' event in Fargo. North Dakota Republican Congressmen Kevin Cramer faced many frustrated people who have questions about the nation's future. "Make…

Coffee with Cramer Event Gets Heated

FARGO, N.D. -- A contentious "Coffee With Cramer'' event. North Dakota Congressmen Kevin Cramer faced people who have questions about the nation's future. It was Cramer's first town hall style…

Fargo City Employee Under Investigation for Facebook Post

  FARGO, N.D. -- A Fargo city employee is under investigation after posting personal comments about the DAPL protesters on a local news station's Facebook page. A city spokesman did not identify the employee. The comments were posted by the…

Gov. Dayton Proposes Plan for Monitoring Vikings' Stadium

  ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Gov. Dayton is tapping a former Minnesota Supreme Court chief justice to lead the state's embattled oversight agency of the Minnesota Vikings' stadium. Dayton has named Kathleen Blatz as interim chairwoman of the Minnesota Sports…

ND House, Senate Adjourn Until March

  BISMARCK, N.D. -- The North Dakota House and Senate have both adjourned until Wednesday March 1. Lawmakers in both chambers voted on a few final bills before adjourning for the mid-session break. When the session continues next week, the…

Authorities Make Final Arrests, Officially Close Main DAPL Camp

  MORTON COUNTY, N.D. -- Authorities have declared the main Dakota Access pipeline protest camp officially cleared after arresting the last remaining holdouts. Nearly three dozen people were arrested. It took under four hoursĀ as officers methodically checked buildings and arrested…

LIVE: Presidential Rankings: Where Does Obama Stand?

MSUM Political Science Professor Barbara Headrick joins Adam Ladwig to talk presidential rankings on KVRR's morning show. C-Span surveyed 91 historians and academics. They examined a list of different criteria for each…

MSUM's President Tackles Budget Issues

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- MSUM's president was at the capitol building in St. Paul to present a budget request to state lawmakers. For the 2018-2019 fiscal year, university officials requested $178…

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