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Legislative notebook: Stadium planners awaiting Ramsey County, Minneapolis


ST. PAUL -- Minnesota legislators are in the third week of what many leaders said will be a 10-week legislative session, but plenty of questions remain about constructing a Minnesota Vikings stadium.

Rep. Morrie Lanning, R-Moorhead, said a group of legislators working on the stadium issue is awaiting information from Ramsey County and Minneapolis about their stadium proposals.

"How soon that will happen, I don't know," he said Wednesday.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.