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Super Bowl benefits outweigh NFL’s demands, Dayton says

June 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton said Tuesday that the requests the NFL makes of Super Bowl host cities are “way overboard” but that those issues are outweighed by the benefits of bringing the game to town.

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Superb(owl) eats

January 20, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

By the time you read this, the contestants for Super Bowl XLVII will have been decided (that wasn’t the case as of the writing). But to many of us, the teams just don’t matter especially with the Vikings out of the picture. We’re more concerned about what we’re going to eat during the big game on Feb. 3 than who will actually be on the field. Continue Reading

Super Bowl brings super concerns

February 4, 2011 in DL-Online

Minnesota traffic safety officials are concerned about the safety of motorists during the Super Bowl weekend, especially on that Sunday.
According to Minnesota Department of Public Safety records it is noted that during Super Bowl weekends 20072009, there were at least 1,804 motor vehicle crashes in Minnesota, resulting in five deaths and at least 28 severe injuries. Three of the five deaths actually occurred on Super Sunday two of which were alcohol-related. All of these tragedies were avoidable. Continue Reading&

More snow in Dallas disrupts Super Bowl travel

February 4, 2011 in West Central Tribune

FORT WORTH, Texas – Another blast of winter weather slammed Dallas with up to 5 inches of snow today, making driving hazardous and forcing the cancellation of hundreds of flights as tens of thousands of football fans descended on the city for the Super Bowl. Continue Reading&