Stadium Bill

An artist rendering of the proposed Vikings stadium in Arden Hills. (credit: Minnesota Vikings)

Wilf Still Hopeful For Special Session

Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf says he remains hopeful that there will be a special legislative session in the fall to consider a stadium bill for the team.

08/03/2011

An artist rendering of the proposed Vikings stadium in Arden Hills. (credit: Minnesota Vikings)

Vikings Owner Speaks With Governor To Discuss Stadium

Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf spoke with Gov. Mark Dayton on Friday, telling him that now is the time to discuss a new stadium since the outlines of a state budget deal are finally in place.

07/15/2011

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Lawmakers Float Racino Bill To Help Fund Stadium

Two Minnesota lawmakers have introduced a bill to authorize casino-style gambling at the Canterbury Park horse-racing track and use tax proceeds to help pay for a new Vikings stadium.

05/21/2011

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Lawmakers Have Lukewarm Reaction To Vikings Stadium

A proposed new Vikings stadium north of St. Paul is getting a muted reaction from lawmakers whose approval will be needed to pass a stadium bill.

05/10/2011

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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.

04/11/2011

Minnesota senate chambers. (credit: CBS)

Stadium Bill Included In Opening Senate Prayer

A St. Paul pastor delivered the traditional opening prayer to the Minnesota Senate Monday, and included one topic that certainly caught some attention.

04/04/2011

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Vikings Stadium Bill Expected Next Week

Two Minnesota lawmakers plan to introduce a bill next week with a plan for building a new Vikings stadium paid for in part with a state sales taxes on sports memorabilia and luxury boxes, plus stadium naming rights, a pro football player income tax surcharge and a lottery game.

04/01/2011

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Final Stadium Bill Close To Completion

The Minnesota Vikings believe they’re getting close to a final stadium bill to be presented to state lawmakers. Lawmakers are well past the midway point of their session.

03/31/2011

Ragnar, Minnesota Vikings mascot. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Where’s The Promised Vikings Stadium Bill?

It’s March 1 — do you know where your Vikings stadium bill is? That’s what some Minnesota lawmakers are asking.

03/01/2011

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