Vikings stadium progress
Cranes operate from early morning until past midnight, providing the synchronicity required to keep everyone on the site working toward the finish date. Updated Oct. 21, 2014
The new $1 billion Minnesota Vikings stadium is being built with a certain percentage of work supplied by minorities and... Updated Nov. 10, 2014
Pledging not to give up or go away, birders demonstrated at the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority meeting Friday, where the Minnesota Vikings announced plans to pay another $500,000 for enhancements — none of it for the bird-safe glass the protesters want.
Updated Oct. 10, 2014
It's hard to see when you drive by, but crews have made progress digging the hole for the new stadium.
The stadium will have giant pivoting glass doors that open to the downtown Minneapolis skyline. Seven stadium decks will surround a field of artificial turf with two giant high-tech scoreboards at each end zone.
The area around the Metrodome never fulfilled the hopes of stadium backers 30 years ago, who believed a new stadium could spark redevelopment of the shabby district called Industry Square. Here's a look at details from the Ryan Companies proposal for a $400 million redevelopment near new Vikings stadium. Also, take a look at how the “Metrodome Neighborhood” looked in 1951 compared to today.
A switch-over in the way the state collects e-gambling taxes to help fund the Vikings stadium may lead to losses...
City will now negotiate with the Timberwolves and other private interests over $135 million renovation of the 22-year-old building.