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Bittersweet End For Vikings Fans Leaving Metrodome For Last Time

Minnesota Viking fans are a bit melancholy after the Vikings beat the Lions at the Metrodome. The dome will be demolished next month to make room for a new stadium.

12/29/2013

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12-27-13 What Happens To Metrodome Staffers? On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Click the link to hear what will happen to the staffers at the dome.

12/27/2013

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Misbehaving Vikings Fans: Better Or Worse Than Other Team Fans?

The Minnesota Vikings will play one more time at the Metrodome before the building is torn down. While most eyes are on the field during a game, WCCO found that police have plenty to do that has nothing to do with football.

12/18/2013

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Border-Battle Tailgaters Brave The Cold

More than 53,000 fans filled TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis for the coldest game of the season. Temperatures were in the teens, but it felt like five degrees outside thanks to the wind chill. Folks tailgating before the game set up tents, propane tanks and heat lamps to help stay warm, along with lots of hot food. No matter the conditions, Gopher and Badger fans didn’t let Mother Nature take away from the biggest border battle of the season.

11/23/2013

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Twins Announce Plans For 1st-Ever TwinsFest At Target Field

The Minnesota Twins along with the Twins Community Fund announced Tuesday additional details for “TwinsFest at Target Field,” which they are calling a “new twist” on a longstanding Minnesota baseball tradition.

10/29/2013

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10/14/2013

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Chick-Fil-A Superfans Camping Out For MN’s New Openings

In Coon Rapids, a parking lot is over run with tents as superfans from all over the nation are prepping for the opening of a new Chick-fil-A. “We have people from California who drove in, Kansas City, Iowa, Illinois,” Coon Rapids franchise owner Jason Griggs said.

10/09/2013

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NEWS CLICK: Jerry Kill

Vote with your mouse…..Should Coach keep Coaching/?

09/16/2013

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Study: Link Found Between Losing Sports Teams, Heavier Fans

The results of a new study spell trouble for Minnesota sports fans’ waist lines. Believe it or not, a study published Monday in a Psychological Science found that after a sports team loses, fans of that team eat 16 percent more saturated fats than they usually do.

08/28/2013

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NEWSCLICK: Instant Replay Expanded In Baseball?

Click the link and vote!

08/15/2013

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Skol Trooper, And Day 1 Of Vikings Training Camp

Michael Rhey has two loves – Star Wars and the Minnesota Vikings. “I’m a die-hard fan of both,” he said. “I wanted to put my two passions together.” So what do you get with an $1,800 budget and eight months of customizing a costume?

07/26/2013

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Even More Concerts For Target Field – Big And Small

Kenny Chesney’s “No Shoes Nation Tour” with the Zac Brown Band set a Target Field record last week with nearly 44,000 fans attending. In 2012, Chesney and Tim McGraw drew more than 42,500 fans to Target Field for their “Brothers of the Sun Tour.”

07/18/2013

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Bob Dylan Diehards Show Their Love & Their Best Impressions

Music fans got their fill Wednesday night in St. Paul, enjoying two big bands, and a Minnesota music legend. Fans streamed into Midway Stadium to see My Morning Jacket, Wilco, and Bob Dylan.

07/10/2013

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For Wild Fans, It’s A Shave-Off For The Playoffs

There’s something about hockey that always comes back to hair. But for the playoffs Wild fans are getting a clean start.

04/30/2013

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Fans React To Introduction Of New Gophers Coach Pitino

New University of Minnesota men’s basketball coach Richard Pitino’s arrival at Williams Arena wasn’t quite the reception Tubby Smith received six years ago.

04/05/2013

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