October 3, 2013 in Uncategorized
ST. PAUL â Minnesota Vikings football season ticket holders will contribute $100 million toward a new stadium by purchasing seat licenses and team owners will pay the same amount from their own pockets under an agreement signed Thursday night.
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June 10, 2013 in The Daily Republic
SPEARFISH (AP) A $1.1 million upgrade to Lyle Hare Stadium is getting under way at Black Hills State University.
May 16, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
ST. PAUL Money from cigarette and corporate taxes could be earmarked for a new Vikings stadium, just in case. Continue Reading
December 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Groundbreaking for the new Minnesota Vikings stadium is tentatively set for October 2013. Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority Chairwoman Michele Kelm-Helgen announced the date at Friday’s board meeting. Continue Reading
December 7, 2012 in DL-Online
Minnesotans should not worry that a new Vikings stadium will fall short of funding, a key lawmaker says. Continue Reading
November 19, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press
The Minnesota Vikings say Governor Mark Dayton and others are jumping the gun in criticizing the idea of selling pricey seats to some season-ticket holders.
In strong language, Dayton wrote to Vikings owners complaining about their interest in selling high-priced seat licenses to raise money that would count toward the team’s contribution to a new, nearly $1 billion stadium. Continue Reading
November 16, 2012 in West Central Tribune
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The head of the authority overseeing construction of a new Minnesota Vikings stadium says she expects any fees for personal seat licenses would be in line with those charged for other new stadiums recently built in the state.
November 13, 2012 in West Central Tribune
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says he’ll fight any effort by the Vikings to charge fans extra fees to buy season tickets in the new publicly subsidized football stadium. Continue Reading
July 3, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Regulators overseeing a significant gambling expansion to pay for a new Minnesota Vikings stadium are on the verge of adopting requirements for the new handheld devices coming soon to bars and restaurants across the state. Continue Reading
June 22, 2012 in West Central Tribune
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Ted Mondale has been named chief executive of the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority. Continue Reading