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Minnesota Vikings Stadium Vote Set For Monday

The Minnesota Legislature will finally vote Monday on a plan to build a new Vikings stadium, with the expected outcome too close to call.

05/03/2012

Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on November 20, 2011 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Photo by Adam Bettcher /Getty Images)

Vikings Fans Helping Stadium Push — In Person

On this postcard-like spring day, when the lake and the links are beckoning, Larry Spooner and his purple van are spending more of their vacation time parked in front of the Minnesota Capitol.

05/02/2012

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - SEPTEMBER 18:  General Atmosphere at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on September 18, 2011 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Photo by Adam Bettcher /Getty Images)

Minn. GOP Lawmakers Want Game-Tied Stadium Taxes

Most Republican lawmakers who control Minnesota’s Legislature never met a tax increase they liked, but a handful said Monday that the state’s portion of the cost of a new Minnesota Vikings stadium should be funded with new taxes on the team and its fans — rather than with revenue from an expansion of legal gambling.

04/26/2012

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Vikings Future In Minnesota Remains In Doubt

Minnesota Vikings fans have long been accustomed to the refrain “Just wait ’til next year,” and they heard it again Tuesday amid the fallout from a House committee’s vote against the team’s long-sought public subsidy to build a new stadium.

04/17/2012

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Minnesota House Committee Votes Down Vikings Stadium Bill

A Minnesota House committee voted down the Vikings stadium bill Monday night, dealing a major blow to the team’s decadelong effort to secure a taxpayer subsidy for a replacement to the Metrodome.

04/16/2012

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - SEPTEMBER 18:  General Atmosphere at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on September 18, 2011 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Photo by Adam Bettcher /Getty Images)

‘Huge Number Of Red Flags’ In Proposed Vikings Stadium Plan

It has taken the Minnesota Vikings nearly a decade to get this far in their quest for a new stadium. There is a lot more work to be done.

03/01/2012

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - SEPTEMBER 18:  General Atmosphere at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on September 18, 2011 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Photo by Adam Bettcher /Getty Images)

Senate GOP Leader Floats Vikings Special Stadium Session

The top Senate Republican is floating the idea of holding a special legislative session on the proposed Vikings stadium.

02/17/2012

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - SEPTEMBER 18:  General Atmosphere at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on September 18, 2011 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Photo by Adam Bettcher /Getty Images)

Tribe Casino In Minnesota Could Help Finance New Vikings Stadium

Northwestern Minnesota’s White Earth Tribe wants to open a Twin Cities-area casino that its chairwoman says would help a poverty-stricken tribe and be a source of state money for a new Minnesota Vikings stadium.

02/16/2012

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Vikings Owner ‘Extremely Frustrated’ With Stadium Situation

The Minnesota Vikings have been given an ultimatum of sorts in their quest for a new stadium.

01/24/2012

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - SEPTEMBER 18:  General Atmosphere at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on September 18, 2011 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Photo by Adam Bettcher /Getty Images)

Vikings Won’t Sign Lease Extension With Metrodome Until They Have New Stadium Deal

The Minnesota Vikings, hoping to flee their longtime home in downtown Minneapolis for a new suburban stadium, got a message Tuesday from an influential state senator: Not so fast.

11/29/2011

In this rendering released by AEG, the proposed football stadium to house a NFL team in Los Angeles, California is seen. (credit: AEG via Getty Images)

Minnesota Gov. Admits Vikings Could Leave For Another City

Are the Minnesota Vikings going to follow in the footsteps of the Lakers and leave the Twin Cities for Los Angeles?

11/01/2011

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