Mike Kaszuba

Reporter | Politics and government
Phone: 651-222-1672
Mike Kaszuba has been a reporter at the Star Tribune for 29 years, and has covered a wide range of government agencies including the city of Minneapolis, Hennepin County and the state of Minnesota.

Recent content from Mike Kaszuba

Vikings stadium bill stalls at first hearing, will get retooling

In its first hearing, the plan to build a $975 million Vikings stadium stumbled. Zellers could decide its fate Friday.

Updated: March 15, 2012, - 09:34 AM

Vikings stadium bill trips over projections of gaming revenue

Legislators question prospects of pulltabs, bingo as reliable financing.

Updated: March 12, 2012, - 10:45 PM

Stadium package gets cold reception

Pulltab financing for new Vikings home encounters snags.

Updated: March 10, 2012, - 06:49 AM

Legislators whip Vikings stadium bill into shape

Senate GOP, DFL leaders have signed on as sponsors, and there is talk of hearings next week.

Updated: March 08, 2012, - 11:01 PM

Rep. Lanning outlines tight timetable for Vikings stadium bill

Legislation is unlikely to be introduced before Monday.

Updated: March 07, 2012, - 11:36 PM

Senator says Target Center is in Vikings stadium bill, 'but it isn’t’

Separate efforts to aid Target Center and build a new Vikings home seek a delicate balance and max support.

Updated: March 07, 2012, - 06:32 AM

Senators pitch Vikings stadium loan

Three Republicans say the Vikings could borrow $300 million from the state for a stadium but should not get a subsidy. So far, no one's biting on the idea.

Updated: February 24, 2012, - 03:45 AM

Two more plans to build Vikings stadium emerge

Both are offered by Republican legislators: One would help fund a project in Arden Hills, while the other would have the team pay more than 80 percent of the costs.

Updated: February 23, 2012, - 11:23 AM

Pawn chain seeks a change in lending laws

Pawn America asks Legislature to loosen rules for a new kind of loans.

Updated: February 23, 2012, - 08:16 AM

Vikings stadium deal stays out of reach

The governor said he is still hopeful but won't use the word "optimistic" anymore as supporters await Minneapolis council backing.

Updated: February 22, 2012, - 06:53 AM

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