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Roof Collapse

A torn section of the roof sags inside the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on December 13, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Metrodome's roof collapsed under the weight of snow after a powerful blizzard hit the area on December 12, 2010. (credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Metrodome Collapse Scrambles Spring Baseball Games

The snow-damaged Metrodome roof won’t be fixed until at least March, affecting hundreds of college baseball games and forcing the Minnesota Twins to find a new venue for their annual winter festival, a facility official said Wednesday.

12/29/2010

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Workers Patch 5th Panel Inside The Metrodome

Two men standing in a cherry picker stretched up into the hole in the Metrodome, looking at how to repair the latest panel.

12/21/2010

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Shotgun Used To Breach Another Metrodome Panel

Workers at the Metrodome have intentionally ruptured another panel in the building’s damaged roof.

12/20/2010

Workers shovel snow from the stands as TCF Bank Stadium prepares for a potential monday night football game between the Minnesota Vikings and Chicago Bears on December 15, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Preparations are due to the collapsed roof at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome. (credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Official: TCF Will Be Ready For Vikes-Bears Game

A University of Minnesota official says the playing field at TCF Bank Stadium is fairly soft despite frigid temperatures and he’s confident it will be ready for Monday night’s Vikings-Bears game.

12/17/2010

Volunteers arrive to shovel snow at the TCF Bank Stadium in anticipation of a Vikings game there. (credit: CBS)

‘U’ Confident TCF Snow Will Be Gone By Friday

The University of Minnesota asked for help cleaning out snow from the TCF Bank Stadium, and got more than they needed.

12/16/2010

Metrodome Roof Hole

Second Collapse At Dome Halts Repairs To Roof

Thanks to a new tear in the roof of the Metrodome, it could be a while before there is any progress being made toward repairing it. A fourth panel of the roof caved in Wednesday night. Now officials have called off all work being done at the Dome because of safety reasons.

12/16/2010

The Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome is shown with a collapsed roof on December 12, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (credit: Tom Dahlin/Getty Images)

Deflated Dome Raises Political Questions On Stadium

The Vikings have been trying for years to convince lawmakers to help pay for a new stadium. So far, they haven’t been able to make it happen.

12/15/2010

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No Timetable Set On Dome Repairs; Events Canceled

While TCF Bank Stadium was getting ready for Monday’s Vikings game against the Chicago Bears, crews on cranes spent the day at the Metrodome where the roof will have to be repaired before anything can go on under the now-collapsed white roof.

12/15/2010

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A Mountain Of Work At TCF Bank Stadium

Workers are scrambling to remove snow from bleachers, concourses and the field at the University of Minnesota stadium in time for Monday night’s Vikings game with the Chicago Bears.

12/15/2010

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TCF Bank Stadium Begins Around The Clock Preps

The Minnesota Vikings say they’re getting the University of Minnesota’s TCF Bank Stadium ready as a backup if the torn Metrodome roof can’t be repaired prior to Monday’s game versus Chicago.

12/14/2010

A torn section of the roof sags inside the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on December 13, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Metrodome's roof collapsed under the weight of snow after a powerful blizzard hit the area on December 12, 2010. (credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

How Quickly Will Metrodome Roof Be Fixed?

It’s the video people just can’t seem to get enough of — Fox Sports cameras were rolling as the snow became just too much for the Metrodome as the roof collapsed under the weight. So how quickly will the Dome be fixed and will it be ready for next Monday night’s Minnesota Vikings game against the Chicago Bears?

12/13/2010

The Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome is shown with a collapsed roof on December 12, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (credit: Tom Dahlin/Getty Images)

DeBlog: What About The Snow On Your Roof?

By Jason DeRusha, WCCO-TV We’ve seen the video a million times, and we can’t get enough of it. The snow on the roof of the Metrodome, causing it to collapse. Here, watch it again. But […]

12/13/2010

The roof of the Metrodome collapsed Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010. (credit: Morgan Saliny)

Dome Project Manager Delayed Due To Snow

Many in the Twin Cities are wondering how long it will take to get the Metrodome inflated again, after it collapsed in the aftermath of a massive snowstorm.

12/13/2010

The collapsed roof of the Metrodome as seen on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010. (credit: Rob Strusinski)

How Long Before Metrodome Can Be Fixed?

The Minnesota Vikings’ long push for a new stadium has been stuck in neutral for more than a decade, but scary images of the Metrodome’s wrecked roof might accelerate the process.

12/12/2010

The roof of the Metrodome collapsed Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010. (credit: Morgan Saliny)

Metrodome Food Donated To Food Shelf

Aramark, the Minnesota Vikings’ food preparer, is donating all the food prepared for the postponed game between the New York Giants and Vikings to a food shelf.

12/12/2010

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