Vikings Stadium Construction Hits Milestone With 'Topping Out' CeremonyThis time next year, the Minnesota Vikings will be playing their first game in the new U.S. Bank Stadium. Crews hit a milestone Thursday in the construction effort. The Vikings celebrated the "topping out" of the building, marking the point when the highest or last steel beam is put into place.
Top Things The New Vikings Stadium Kind Of Looks LikeThe new U.S. Bank Stadium is starting to really take shape in downtown Minneapolis. You can really get a sense of its heft and its presence. Maybe we're just daydreaming here, but don't you think that this hulking edifice kind of looks like ...
Subcontractor In Fatal Stadium Accident Has Past Safety CitationsRecords show a subcontractor involved in a fatal accident at the Minnesota Viking stadium construction site has received numerous citations for violating safety standards at its worksites.
New Vikes Stadium Featured In 'Madden 16'Fans will not be able to see a Minnesota Vikings game played at U.S. Bank Stadium for about another year -- unless they play video games. The future home of the Vikings is featured in the new "Madden 16."
Downtown East Park Has Raised $7 MillionIt's set to be an oasis in the center of the city. Minneapolis's take on Central Park is closer to becoming a reality.
MSFA, Mortenson In Dispute Of Millions In Vikings Stadium CostsThe Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority and Mortenson Company will be going to mediation over millions of dollars in stadium construction costs. A statement released by the MSFA says they were notified by the company that a formal application was submitted to engage in mediation over disputed costs related to new Vikings stadium project.
Ex-Rep. Sertich Named To Panel Overseeing Vikings StadiumFormer House Majority Leader Tony Sertich has gained a spot on the commission overseeing construction of the new $1 billion Vikings stadium in Minneapolis. Gov. Mark Dayton on Monday picked Sertich to replace Duane Benson, who resigned after clashing with Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority chairwoman Michele Kelm-Helgen.
Reality Check: U.S. Bank Logo On New Vikings StadiumU.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis is now 65 percent complete, and is scheduled to open next summer. On the future home of the Vikings is one of the biggest NFL stadium logos in the country.
Vikings Stadium Construction 65 Percent CompleteConstruction of the Minnesota Vikings new stadium is more than half way done. The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority and the Vikings said Monday US Bank Stadium is 65 percent complete and a year away from being finished.
Innovative Roof Makes Minnesota Stadium Lighten UpEthylene-tetra-fluoro-ethylene. It's not one of quarterback Teddy Bridgewater's audible calls, nor is it a term for a three-wide receiver set in the Vikings offense. Look higher for the clues to this tongue-twister, all the way up to the roof of Minnesota's new stadium.
Will Downtown East Flourish From $1B Vikings Stadium?U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis is just one year away from completion. And supporters of the $1 billion Minnesota Vikings stadium made a lot of development promises to get it built. But did they deliver?
Fire Reported At Vikings Stadium Construction SiteIf you happened to drive past the construction site for the forthcoming U.S. Bank Stadium in downtown Minneapolis, you may have had cause for alarm. A plume of smoke could be seen late Friday morning at the site.