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Bagley Talks New Stadium And Metrodome Lease

The deadline for a new Minnesota Vikings stadium came and went.


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Ramsey, Minneapolis Offer Vikings Stadium Plans

Ramsey County leaders upped its financial offer Thursday to be the home of a new Minnesota Vikings stadium to a total of $375 million, while the city of Minneapolis offered $313 million for the team to rebuild at the current Metrodome site.


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Time’s Up On Vikings Metrodome Lease

To use a sports cliché — the clock’s run out.


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Countdown To Stadium Hearings At State Capitol

The Minnesota Senate on Tuesday will hold highly-anticipated hearings on whether to build the Minnesota Vikings a new stadium.


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Vikings: Lease Really Does Expire In 2011

The Minnesota Vikings are disputing a reading of their lease that suggests they might have to play in the Metrodome for one more season after this one.


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Time Running Thin For Vikings Stadium To Get Done

Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton plans to meet as early as Monday with top lawmakers and Vikings team officials to try to jumpstart the Vikings stadium talks.


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Bagley: Major Push Now Begins For New Vikes Stadium

The home opener for the Minnesota Vikings also starts-off a countdown for the team as their Metrodome lease expires at the end of the season.


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New Stadium Obstacle Emerges As Vikings Offer More

The Minnesota Vikings say the team is willing to pay more for a suburban Twin Cities stadium, but the deal faces another complication as the state Senate majority leader insists on a public vote.


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Referendum Talk For Vikings Stadium Heats Up

One of the hot topics at the Minnesota State Fair and all over the state is the future of the Vikings and where they will play after this season.


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Dayton Would Support Vikings Stadium Referendum

Gov. Mark Dayton says he would support letting Ramsey County voters weigh in on a proposed sales tax increase for a new Vikings stadium.


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Vikes VP Reiterates: ‘Don’t Worry About L.A.’

WCCO’s Dave Lee spoke with Lester Bagley, Vice President of Public Affairs for the Minnesota Vikings who reiterated what owner Zygi Wilf told the press Wednesday regarding an NFL-ready facility in Los Angeles and the possibility of moving the team.


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Vikings Still Working On Stadium Proposal

The Minnesota Vikings say they are still working on a proposal for a new stadium in Arden Hills.


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Vikings Have User-Based Stadium Road Payment Plan

The Minnesota Vikings have produced a plan for funding road improvements necessary for their desired new suburban stadium, a piece of the $1.1 billion puzzle unaccounted for in the original proposal.


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Vikings Stadium Unlikely At Farmer’s Market Site

It looks like the Vikings are down to only two potential sites for a new stadium. Hennepin County is no longer interested in being a partner in a stadium development near Target Field.


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Finally, Legislators Tackle Vikings Stadium Bill

The long-awaited Minnesota Vikings Stadium Bill was officially introduced at the state legislature Monday.