Vikings

Morrie Lanning to Receive the 2017 Bud Grant Distinguished Minnesotan Award

Lanning will receive the award during the annual Minnesota Football Honors Ceremony at U.S. Bank Stadium on May 7

  MOORHEAD, Minn. — Morrie Lanning is getting the 2017 Bud Grant Distinguished Minnesotan Award. The award is given out each year by the Minnesota Vikings and the Minnesota Chapter of the National Football Foundation. The former longtime mayor of Moorhead and former State Representative is being recognized for his legislative work in making the new Vikings stadium a reality….

Kindred Earns Two-Seed in ND State Tournament

After winning the Region 1 Tournament, Kindred will face Edgeley/Kulm/Montpelier

Kindred’s undefeated season earned the Vikings a two-seed in the Class-B North Dakota state tournament. The Vikings will face¬†Edgeley/Kulm/Montpelier in the first round, beginning on Thursday in Grand Forks, N.D.   Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Class b, Girl’s Basketball, Kindred, north dakota, State tournament, Vikings

Kindred Downs Tri-State, Advances to State Tournament

Vikings remain unbeaten as they win Region 1 tournament.

FARGO, N.D. – The Kindred Vikings continued their winning ways as they secured the Region 1 Class B tournament title defeating Tri-State 63-54. The Vikings are one of three teams to advance to the Class B state tournament that have not lost a game yet. The Class B State Tournament schedule will be announced Friday afternoon. Categories: High School, Top…

Gov. Dayton Proposes Plan for Monitoring Vikings’ Stadium

Chairwoman Michele Kelm-Helgen and executive director Ted Mondale resigned on the same day

  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 Facilities Authority. It follows a massive leadership shakeup at the authority last week. Chairwoman Michele Kelm-Helgen and executive director Ted…

Girls Basketball Roundup: Kindred and Tri-State Advance in Region 1 Tournament

Kindred will face Tri-State on Thursday for Region 1 title.

FARGO, N.D. – In the semifinals of the Class B Region 1 girls basketball tournament, the Kindred Vikings defeated the Richland Colts 56-30. Tri-state upset Oak Grove 75-47 in the other semifinal game. Tri-state will face¬†Kindred at the SHAC on Thursday night at 7:30. Categories: High School, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Girl’s Basketball, Kindred, Shanley Deacons, Tri-State, Vikings

MN Lawmakers Working to Approve Longer Bar Operating Hours for 2018 Super Bowl

The bipartisan group of lawmakers say they want bars and liquor establishments to stay open until 4:00 am Super Bowl weekend

Fans attending next year’s Super Bowl in Minneapolis could squeeze in a few extra hours of partying. A bipartisan group of lawmakers have introduced a bill that would allow bars to stay open until 4 a.m. on Super Bowl weekend. Minnesota law currently requires bars to shut down by 2 a.m. Local governments would have to approve the extra hours…

Cobbers Comeback, Squeak by VCSU

Alderman's 27 points propels Concordia in OT

Watch the video to see highlights from Friday’s Men’s Basketball action between Concordia and Valley City State, as shown on KVRR Sports. Categories: College, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Cobbers, College Basketball, Concordia, Grant Hemmingsen, Rich Glas, VCSU, Vikings