Farmers Market No Longer An Option For United Soccer TeamThe Minnesota United may have lost out on a prime location to build a new soccer stadium. Minnesota United has had interest from Minneapolis and St. Paul to build a nearly $150 million proposed stadium.
Mayor Of St. Paul Hoping To Land Soccer StadiumBack in March it was announced that Major League Soccer would be coming to Minnesota. Just a few months later, however, that plan could be in jeopardy with a stadium site yet to be decided. Now, St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman is hoping to sway the league east of the Mississippi River.
MLS To Meet With St. Paul Officials About Stadium SiteMajor League Soccer officials had a July 1 deadline with Minneapolis to reach a deal for a stadium site and keep professional soccer in the Twin Cities. The talks never materials, but don't count the Minnesota United out just yet.
Brooklyn Park To Pitch Stadium Site For Minnesota UnitedNow that we know major league soccer is coming to Minnesota, the question remains where will those games be played. The owners of the Minnesota United team are looking at downtown Minneapolis for the stadium site. Today, we learned they're also talking to a Twin Cities suburb.
New Click: Tax Breaks For Soccer Stadium
Senate OKs Budget Bill With Money For New Office BuildingThe Senate has passed a budget bill that funds state government and starts making payments on a new office building for state senators.
Will Lawmakers Warm To Soccer Stadium Funding?There's a possible climate change at the Minnesota State Capitol. Top lawmakers will meet next week with the owners of Minnesota's new Major League Soccer franchise to discuss public funding for a stadium in Minneapolis.
Reality Check: Major League Soccer & Public Stadium FundingMinnesota lawmakers are showing a deep reluctance to wade into another stadium debate at the Capitol. That's after Major League Soccer awarded a professional franchise to a group of Minnesota investors, who may ask for public stadium funding -- the same kind of funding every other professional sports team got.
Dayton, Lawmakers Say No Public Money Should Go Toward Soccer StadiumOne day after Major League Soccer awarded a new franchise to Minnesota, the governor said the owners should not expect public financing for a new stadium.