Free beer promotion under investigation in North Dakota

North Dakota crime bureau agents are investigating a bar in Grand Forks that rewarded customers with a free drink if they displayed an "I voted" sticker. The investigation involves a candidate for Grand Forks mayor, who is a friend of the bar's owner.
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North Dakota crime bureau agents are investigating a bar in Grand Forks that rewarded customers with a free drink if they displayed an "I voted" sticker. The investigation involves a candidate for Grand Forks mayor, who is a friend of the bar's owner.

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