Groundbreaking Set For Grand Forks Veterans MemorialGroundbreaking is set to take place on a long-sought veterans memorial in Grand Forks as supporters look to raise money for the project. A news release from the city of Grand Forks says the groundbreaking and fundraising kickoff for Veterans Memorial Park is scheduled Wednesday afternoon. The 6-acre site for the planned park is northwest of Columbia Mall, and the ceremony is open to the public.
Ground About To Be Broken On Minn. Vikings Stadium Politicians, Vikings executives and possibly a few notable former players will be on hand at the groundbreaking ceremony for the team's new, $1 billion stadium. The Tuesday morning program inside the soon-to-be-demolished Metrodome is open to the public, but there are only a few hundred seats available.
New Vikings Stadium Groundbreaking Set For Dec. 3The groundbreaking for the new Minnesota Vikings stadium will be on Tuesday, Dec. 3. The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority confirmed the date Tuesday. It's the official start of construction on the nearly $1 billion football stadium that will be built at the current Metrodome site.
Twins Break Ground On Fla. Spring Training Upgrade The Minnesota Twins and Lee County have broken ground on $48.5 million in renovations at the team's spring training complex in Florida.
Shutterfly's New MN Facility Will Bring 1,000 JobsShutterfly broke ground Tuesday on a $60 million Shakopee facility. The online photo-sharing site will employ up to 1,000 full and part time employees.
Official Warns Of Hitch On Minn. Vikings StadiumThe public authority overseeing construction of a new Minnesota Vikings stadium is warning that the opening of the stadium could be delayed if the team doesn't quickly resume negotiations on a lease and development agreements.
Groundbreaking Set For New Ordway Concert Hall Groundbreaking is set June 19 for a new Concert Hall at the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts in St. Paul. The Concert Hall will replace the existing 306-seat McKnight Theatre.
Exchange Students Mark 50th Year Of Groundbreaking ProgramThe year was 1962, and the Civil Rights Movement was gripping the nation's attention. Fifty-three college students from Tennessee and Minnesota would do their part in the historic struggle.