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Private Stadium Talks At The City Council Level

Talks continue at the city level on a plan to build a new Vikings stadium at the Metrodome site. But no one wants to talk about the talks.

03/20/2012

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Zellers Calls Deadline Least Of Stadium Bill Snags

House Speaker Kurt Zellers says blowing past a Friday legislative deadline should not be the main concern for supporters of the Vikings stadium bill.

03/16/2012

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No Vote On Vikings Stadium Bill

Members of the Senate Local Government and Elections Committee met Wednesday to discuss the proposed bill for a new Vikings Stadium in Minneapolis. After hours of discussion, however, the bill has been tabled and a vote postponed.

03/14/2012

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Lawmakers, Vikings Announce Stadium Deal

Lawmakers have reached a deal with the Minnesota Vikings to build a new football stadium on the current Metrodome site in Minneapolis.

03/01/2012

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Gophers Choose Builders For New Baseball Stadium

The University of Minnesota announced Tuesday it has chosen PCL Construction and DLR Group to build the school’s new baseball stadium.

02/28/2012

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Dayton Says Vikings Stadium Vote ‘Jeopardized’

Gov. Mark Dayton said Wednesday that none of the plans so far for a Vikings stadium are good enough to pass the State Legislature. That assessment comes just six days before the legislature meets in session, and just as the Vikings Metrodome lease expires.

01/18/2012

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Web Extra: Gov. Dayton’s Stadium Analysis

The following is the full analysis on current Vikings stadium proposals and the conclusions from Gov. Mark Dayton.

01/18/2012

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Vikings Stadium Cost, Site On Tap At Minn. Capitol

The push by the Minnesota Vikings for state money for a new stadium is back on the agenda this week at the Capitol.

11/28/2011

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Reality Check: Do Winless Vikes Hurt Stadium Chances?

Minnesota Vikings fans are reeling over Sunday’s loss to the Detroit Lions. It puts the winless purple at the bottom of their division, and it couldn’t come at a worse time for a team that is pushing hard for a new stadium.

09/26/2011

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Minneapolis Makes Bid To Keep Vikings Stadium

Minneapolis leaders are floating a plan for the city to pay 22 percent of the cost of a new football stadium for the Minnesota Vikings at the current Metrodome site and set aside money to renovate the Target Center basketball arena.

05/09/2011

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Saints Want A New Stadium, Too

As the Minnesota Vikings continue their rush for a new stadium, the St. Paul Saints are making their own pitch for a new ballpark.

12/22/2010

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Dayton To Meet With GOP About Vikings Future

On Tuesday afternoon, Governor-elect Mark Dayton will sit down with Republican House Speaker-elect Kurt Zellers to discuss the future home of the Minnesota Vikings.

12/21/2010

Cars pass the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome, Mall of America Stadium where the inflatable roof collapsed under the weight of snow during a storm Sunday morning December 12, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. A blizzard dumped more than 20 inches of snow in parts of the Midwest forcing the NFL football game between the New York Giants and the Minnesota Vikings to be postponed till Monday and will be played in Detroit's Ford Field. There were no injuries reported from the collapse of the dome. (credit: Tom Dahlin/Getty Images)

Metrodome Roof Collapse Rekindles Stadium Debate

Frigid air whipped through a desolate Metrodome on Monday as crews began inspecting the Minnesota stadium’s nearly three decades-old roof after it collapsed under the weight of heavy snow that pounded the Twin Cities and forced the Vikings to move their game to Detroit.

12/13/2010

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Future Vikes Stadium In The ‘Burbs? It’s Possible

Efforts to win legislative approval of a new publicly-owned Vikings football stadium are coming down to the wire. One of the questions, if a stadium is eventually approved, is where would the new stadium be built?

12/01/2010

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