Prior to Thursday night’s NFL game between the Vikings and the Cardinals, Bob Schieffer acted as moderator during a humorous bit featuring Sens. Al Franken and John McCain.
Franken and host Jon Stewart had a lot of things to say about each other.
Following a lunch of turkey burgers at the Minnesota State Capitol, Rep. Ron Erhardt, DFL-Edina, gave a floor speech wearing a lab coat and stethoscope to discuss the avian flu crisis.
Rep. Jim Newberger stated, “Boy, wouldn’t that be convenient, to have that rail line going from the prison to North Minneapolis.”
Almanac reporter David Gillette and MinnPost reporter Briana Bierschbach discuss some of the historical paintings on display.
PBS NewsHour’s Fred de Sam Lazaro reports on the dozens of retired engineers and agronomists at CTI crafting simple, efficient tools for threshing grain and shelling peanuts.
Sen. Al Franken went on “The Late Show with David Letterman” Wednesday night to discuss Indiana’s new “religious freedom” law and to honor the retiring host.
Reporter Mark Strassmann introduces America to an all-female fantasy league that includes state Sen. Karin Housley and former senate majority leader Amy Koch.
WCCO-TV captured the St. Paul mayor trying out the Crashed Ice Course for the fourth year in a row.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar discussed a number of topics, including the Keystone XL pipeline on “Meet the Press” on Sunday.
Colbert shared his thoughts about Rep. Bachmann’s White House Christmas party comments to the president regarding Iran’s potential nuclear threat.
After eight years in Congress, Bachmann is bidding goodbye to the U.S. House of Representatives.
Minnesota SPJ hosted a public forum on the ethical issues raised by KSTP-TV’s “Pointergate” story at the University of Minnesota Monday night.
Jon Stewart jumps in on the criticism of KSTP’s Mayor Hodges gang-sign story.
Candidates to replace Rep. Michele Bachmann debated in St. Cloud on Tuesday. Video courtesy of the UpTake.
New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman reflects on the values he learned growing up in Minnesota.
The planetarium draws students from around the metro, and hosts shows that are open to the public.
Lori Naumann of the DNR’s Nongame Wildlife Program talks about the department’s successful eagle cam.
ABC’s Chris Connelly chatted with Minneapolis actor and Academy-Award nominee Barkhad Abdi on the red carpet prior to the 86th Academy Awards held on Sunday night.
MPR’s Tim Nelson captured Sunday’s demolition of the Metrodome’s top “ring beam” from 6th street in downtown Minneapolis.