School District Seeks $3M From Farmer Who Sued Over Bonds A Minnesota school district is seeking nearly $3 million from a farmer who sued to try to invalidate a successful $43 million bond referendum.
BCA Looking For Thieves Who Stole Safe From Elderly Minn. ManThe Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is seeking the public's help in finding two thieves who stole thousands of dollars' worth of CDs and bonds from an 85-year-old Belle Plaine man. Officials say the theft happened in early May, and that the victim was a retired doctor. The thieves allegedly knocked on the victim's door and told him they were roofing contractors.
State Sells Bonds For New Senate Office Building The state of Minnesota says it has sold $85.4 million in bonds to pay for a new Senate office building. Minnesota Management and Budget announced the bond sale Tuesday. State officials said earlier they would start on the four-story building near the Capitol within a few days of the sale.
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Minn. To Sell Vikings Stadium Bonds Next WeekThe Minnesota Vikings stadium project is about to get its formal infusion of money from the state. The Department of Minnesota Management and Budget will sell $467 million in bonds early next week to cover the public share of the $1 billion construction budget.
8 Firms To Underwrite Minn. Vikings Stadium Bonds Eight banks are teaming to underwrite hundreds of millions of dollars in Minnesota bonds to finance construction of the new Vikings stadium. Management and Budget has notified the banks they were selected from a group of 22 that submitted proposals.
Minn. Prepares For Vikings Stadium Bond SaleThe state of Minnesota is preparing to issue bonds that will cover the public share of the new Vikings stadium. Minnesota Management and Budget issued what's known as a "request for proposal" on Monday.
Minn. Officials Issue $60M In Bonds For 911 SystemMinnesota officials say they completed a $60 million bond sale for an emergency communication system and got a good reaction from investors.