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Bidding Process Could Delay St. Paul Saints Stadium

The city of St. Paul has now decided to accept bids for designing a new Saints ballpark, but the decision could delay the project.

10/18/2012

Downtown East

Minn. Vikings Add To Stadium Construction Team

The Minnesota Vikings are filling out their stadium construction team.

08/02/2012

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St. Paul City Council Approves Financing For Saints Stadium

The St. Paul City Council is moving forward with plans for a new ballpark for the St. Paul Saints.

07/19/2012

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Gambling Regulators OK Rules For Electronic Games

Minnesota regulators on Monday approved guidelines for new electronic gambling devices that are a major revenue source to offset debt on a new Vikings football stadium.

07/16/2012

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Minn. Regulators Craft Rules On High-Tech Gambling

Regulators overseeing a significant gambling expansion to pay for a new Minnesota Vikings stadium are on the verge of adopting requirements for new hand-held devices coming soon to bars and restaurants across the state.

07/03/2012

Downtown East

Vikings’ Stadium Could Be Lawmaker’s Legacy

Retiring lawmaker Morrie Lanning insists that his controversial and successful campaign to help finance a $975 million Minnesota Vikings stadium did not drive him from a 39-year-career in public service. But he says his reputation as a diplomatic leader was never more tested.

06/10/2012

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New Authority To Oversee Minn. Vikings Stadium

Their job will be to keep construction of a $975 million Minnesota Vikings stadium on budget. They will hammer out details of a 30-year lease binding the team to Minnesota for another generation and turn the lights on in a new arena as it hosts everything from high school sports tournaments to monster truck jams.

05/27/2012

Downtown East

City Council’s Final Vote In Favor Of Stadium, 7-6

A decade-long battle for a new Vikings stadium ended with a 7-6 vote on Friday, the same split as approved the plan in subcommittee form on Thursday afternoon.

05/25/2012

Downtown East

Minneapolis City Council Debate Vikings Stadium Deal

It’s not over until it’s over when it comes to the Vikings Stadium.

05/21/2012

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Dayton Signs $975M Vikings Stadium Bill

Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a bill to build a nearly $1 billion stadium for the Minnesota Vikings.

05/14/2012

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Talking Points: Stadium Deal Not Done Yet

If you think the Vikings Stadium is a done deal, think again.

05/13/2012

Minnesota lawmakers, highlighted by Gov. Mark Dayton and Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak, teamed up with Vikings star defensive end Jared Allen on Saturday at the Mall of America to rally superfans in an effort to get the stadium bill signed.

Dayton To Sign Vikings Stadium Bill On Monday

Tomorrow will be another big day at the Capitol for Vikings fans — as Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton signs the stadium bill into law.

05/13/2012

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Zygi, Vikings Finally Have A Home Of Their Own

Zygi Wilf’s patience finally paid off, for himself and the Minnesota Vikings.

05/10/2012

Downtown East

Construction Workers Confident Vikes’ Stadium Will Bring More Jobs

Not only Vikings fans are encouraged by the Minnesota Senate’s late night approval of a new Viking’s Stadium.

05/09/2012

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Lost In The Shuffle Of Stadium Debate: Homelessness

Lost in the shuffle of the stadium debate is another bill dealing with a serious problem in Minnesota: homelessness.

05/09/2012

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