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More than 4,400 submitted applications on the first day.
The first step is the online application process. But not everyone will be accepted, and background checks will be done.
Rick Evans is stepping out of retirement to take the reins as CEO of the MSFA.
The panels are near where others have come loose.
Michele Kelm-Helgen, who resigned last month, said she used her discretion to waive rent for club spaces to further the goal of marketing U.S. Bank Stadium.
Reservations pouring in for Bellecour, which opens March 15 in Wayzata.
A new, larger board would be part of a shorter leash on the stadium governing panel.
Michele Kelm-Helgen also helped friends and family members buy the rights to nearby seats, before longtime Vikings season-ticket holders could, records show.
Incoming Chair Blatz comes on board with lots of questions in first session.
Gov. Dayton appoints former chief justice as interim chair to "turn the page."
Panel's top two officials resigned last week under legislative pressure.
Replacements for the two departed top officials on U.S. Bank Stadium's oversight panel are likely to come next week.
The two highest-profile public officials on the U.S. Bank Stadium oversight committee left their jobs amid public and legislative pressure after revelations of two luxury suites used to host friends and family at games and concerts.
A legislative effort to reshape the U.S. Bank Stadium oversight panel pushed ahead Tuesday despite a headwind of opposition from Gov. Mark Dayton.
The legislative auditor said the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority "violated a core ethical principle" by providing 158 tickets to family members and friends for U.S. Bank Stadium. Three GOP legislators called for the dissolution and replacement of the panel.
As the clock expired in Houston, it reset to a countdown to Minneapolis in '18.
Where Houston is a big city always ready to host a major convention, the Twin Cities will do more with less money, less infrastructure, less political support and much lower temperatures.
The state's committee is in Houston this week to study how next year's event can have a local flavor.
Over two days, a panel heard the Gophers' appeals of their recommended punishments.
All are enrolled in the current semester at the university but have been recommended for penalties from expulsion to probation for their roles in an alleged sexual assault last fall.
Focus is on women in the stands, the organization and the community.
Suspended Gophers football players begin closed-door hearings.
New funds push project's cost to $138 million.
Release now due in February to coincide with House-Senate hearing on MSFA use of suites.
From bright fuchsia to a delicate petal, pinks are in demand at some Twin Cities yarn shops in advance of women's protest marches planned in…
The Star Tribune moved to unseal the files after questioning whether they would shed light on why Prince was taking painkillers, any potential heirs, or the value of his estate.
Kathleen Blatz was appointed by Gov. Mark Dayton.
But she acknowledged outcry and says policy has been changed.
The first of several committee hearings examining the operations of the stadium begin Wednesday.
The former mayor's social media post on his White House visit went viral.
Special administrator's filing says that some assets squandered by legal teams.
Son follows path of dad, former Green Party leader Dean Zimmermann.
Disruption at Sunday's Vikings game raises concerns about security.
Charges against pipeline protesters could be filed after investigation done.
Longtime Twin Cities radio personality John Canton, a popular disc jockey at WDGY more widely known as Johnny Canton, died Saturday at age 75.Canton, of…
Play was not interrupted as the two men, one wearing a No. 4 Brett Favre Vikings jersey, were suspended in air above section 120. Six rows of fans were cleared below the protestors.
Two Dakota Access Pipeline protesters scaled the indoor heights of U.S. Bank Stadium during Vikings game
2 men hang banner at U.S. Bank Stadium over Dakota Access pipeline.
The exterior panels failed early Monday morning, during a stretch of extremely wet and windy weather. One panel fell to the ground.
From his days as a star on the swim teams of Bloomington Lincoln High School and the University of Minnesota to a beloved coach at west metro clubs and high schools, Tim Daly left a network of coaches, teammates and swimmers who mourned his Christmas Eve death.
Minneapolis man apologizes for his false Twitter claim about U.S. Bank Stadium.
Vikings say fans can more easily find parking, order food ahead and earn rewards.
The agency that runs U.S. Bank Stadium banned friends and family from using two luxury suites that for weeks has embroiled in controversy the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority and its leaders.
The list of guests released this week shows that many of the people invited into the two suites controlled by a public authority were politically connected DFLers and their friends.
Jeronimo Yanez asks court to dismiss manslaughter charge against him in Castile's death last summer
The government body that runs U.S. Bank Stadium proposed a ban on the recently revealed practice of board members bringing friends and family as guests to Vikings games and concerts.
Governor added that he was "shocked" by the Vikings position.
"They're hiding behind the complexity of the language," said Don Gemberling, the former top data privacy official in Minnesota.
The university provided the names, adding that though the officials' attendance was "clearly work-related, the involved individuals value their public roles and the public's desire for transparency."
The owners of the Major League Soccer expansion franchise the Minnesota United are in talks about playing games at U.S. Bank Stadium — and it has left the stadium's primary tenant, the Minnesota Vikings, crying foul and threatening to sue.
The state's top auditor said he has opened a "priority" investigation into the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority's control of two prime luxury suites at U.S. Bank Stadium.
The suites are for marketing purposes. The government appointees admit friends and family are often in attendance but decline to say who else joins them.
Gov. Mark Dayton did not reappoint John Griffith.
Ultraviolet film could reduce bird collisions, they found.
Sitting in a lawn chair just before dusk Friday with his 20-gauge Winchester shotgun, Jim Wackler heard the buck coming "like a freight train."
The rapes were committed inside a van on the east side of St. Paul.
One dog died and two have suffered liver damage.
Team is testing crowd's volume at new stadium.
Antifreeze and blocks of poison have been places in dog food and yards of dog owners.
A "clerical" error was the cause of the delays, an Aramark spokesman said.
The unveiling of menus at sports arenas continues, with a look at the home of Twin Cities basketball.
Beverly "Ice" Burrell faces murder trial in the ODs.
U.S. Bank concourses will be open for 16 nights this winter.
Predictions range from slightly colder to the dreaded polar vortex. Paul Douglas has a big but: "It's a little like predicting now how your fantasy football team is going to be doing in January."
Inspectors are checking a fix to the building's moisture barrier.
Host committee planning one large game of catch.
This weekend is the last best chance for viewing.
The driver, who was texting with her daughter at time of crash, told the court that she thinks about the man she killed every day. The New Prague man was crossing the street to get his morning paper.
Ready to eat at the hockey arena? The Wild is.
The new, efficient, energy sipping lights wouldn't require replacement and come with a 20-year warranty. The lights are similar to what has been installed at U.S. Bank Stadium.
Nearly 3,500 guests stayed in a four-county area between the Twin Cities and Chaska.
"I assumed it was a coyote that caught up with its pack or a dog that was killed," an Eagan animal control officer said.
The 20,000 runners gathering before dawn for the Twin Cities Marathon and 10-mile runs won't be able to stretch out and stay warm inside U.S. Bank Stadium on Sunday morning because of a Vikings game.
It's going to be awhile before Hazeltine is back to normal
The route's main goal is to help alleviate postgame congestion around the stadium for fans in cars.
Thursday's tickets are selling for $33; Saturday's for $339.
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