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May 7, 2012
A decade later, House approves Vikings stadium
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota House approved a new Vikings stadium late Monday. The 73-58 vote sends it to the Senate, where it could be debated Tuesday or Wednesday. The $975 million proposal funded in part by charitable gambling taxes would be the largest single project the Legislature...
May 7, 2012 - 10:48pm
May 3, 2012
Legislature to tackle stadium bill
ST. PAUL -- It will be a Monday night football game like none other. The Minnesota Legislature plans to finally debate a Vikings stadium plan...
May 3, 2012 - 8:37pm
April 19, 2012
Stadium urgency increases
ST. PAUL -- Vikings stadium talk reached a fever pitch Thursday in anticipation of the National Football League commissioner's Friday visit with a message that appeared likely to be: Build a stadium or lose the team. "There is a sense of urgency that I have not seen," stadium supporter...
April 19, 2012 - 9:23pm
April 16, 2012
Legislative committee defeats Vikings stadium bill
ST. PAUL -- A Minnesota House committee voted 9-6 Monday night against a bill to build a Minnesota Vikings stadium. While a bill always can be resurrected, the vote makes it very difficult to approve a new stadium in the final days of the 2012 legislative session. Legislative leaders...
April 16, 2012 - 10:33pm
March 26, 2012
Legislative clock ticking on new Vikings stadium
ST. PAUL -- Minneapolis officials said they have enough votes on their city council to approve a new Vikings stadium, but the clock may run out...
March 26, 2012 - 9:14pm
March 14, 2012
Future of Vikings stadium continues to be in limbo
ST. PAUL -- A new Vikings stadium remains possible after a Senate committee delayed a construction proposal Wednesday and Gov. Mark Dayton delivered some harsh words about legislative leaders' lack of support. Stadium supporters have lots of work to do if they are to salvage the...
March 14, 2012 - 8:45pm
March 1, 2012
Lawmakers want more details on stadium proposal
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota legislators hope to vote on a Vikings stadium this session, but many said the details still are missing. "I'm just full of questions," Rep. Mary Murphy, DFL-Hermantown, said hours after a stadium proposal was released Thursday. "And, frankly, I haven't found...
March 1, 2012 - 9:56pm
Vikings stadium deal just a beginning
ST. PAUL -- Smiles surrounding a Minnesota Vikings stadium announcement seemed to indicate victory, but in reality they represented something...
March 1, 2012 - 9:51pm
February 23, 2012
Legislators discuss new stadium ideas
February 23, 2012 - 8:57pm
February 16, 2012
White Earth casino plan appears highly unlikely
ST. PAUL -- White Earth Nation's proposal to build a Twin Cities casino that could help fund a new Vikings stadium received little support from...
February 16, 2012 - 9:20pm
February 8, 2012
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...
February 8, 2012 - 8:58pm
January 18, 2012
Dayton: Preferred Vikings stadium site lacking
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton all but ruled out the Minnesota Vikings' preferred site for a new stadium Wednesday, and said questions remain about two downtown Minneapolis sites. With the 2012 legislative session beginning Tuesday, those answers are needed soon or no new stadium will...
January 18, 2012 - 9:36pm
January 11, 2012
Stadium activity increases as deadline nears
ST. PAUL -- A Thursday deadline and the approaching Minnesota legislative session are pushing Vikings stadium talk up front. Stadium talk dominates this week, especially on Wednesday because of an unexpected proposal to build a stadium in Shakopee. Brad Tabke, mayor of the southwestern...
January 11, 2012 - 9:01pm
December 20, 2011
Koch scandal could slow stadium discussion
ST. PAUL -- Upheaval within Senate Republican ranks could delay work on a Minnesota Vikings football stadium. "Obviously, it's a bump in the...
December 20, 2011 - 9:46pm
December 6, 2011
Many ideas for stadium funding
December 6, 2011 - 9:17pm