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September 26

Infographic: Progress of the New Vikings Stadium
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/Infographic-Progress-of-the-New-Vikings-Stadium/8488c477-6233-4d78-bb3f-5e4c41681681

September 12

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – September 12, 2014
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/New-Vikings-Stadium-News-and-Notes---September-12/babb6f2e-fbd9-4f5e-819c-c07368f3f677

September 10

'No More Wiggle Room' In New Vikings Stadium Schedule
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/No-More-Wiggle-Room-In-New-Vikings-Stadium-Schedule/f077ab75-12e2-4115-8670-cad1341ee714

September 10

Vikings Propose Development Opportunity to City of Minneapolis for Site Near New Stadium
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/Vikings-Propose-Development-Opportunity-to-City-of-Minneapolis-for-Site-Near-New-Stadium/49322fa3-acc3-42d7-abc3-1db48466ab75

September 5

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – September 5, 2014
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/New-Vikings-Stadium-News-and-Notes---September-5/134218d9-776d-4609-af9d-2491cf0bb0a1

August 22

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – August 22, 2014
newminnesotastadium.com
http://www.newminnesotastadium.com/new-vikings-stadium-news-notes-august-22-2014/

August 15

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – August 15, 2014
newminnesotastadium.com
http://www.newminnesotastadium.com/new-vikings-stadium-news-notes-august-15-2014/

August 8

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – August 8, 2014
newminnesotastadium.com
http://www.newminnesotastadium.com/new-vikings-stadium-news-notes-august-8-2014/

August 1

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – August 1, 2014
newminnesotastadium.com
http://www.newminnesotastadium.com/new-vikings-stadium-news-notes-august-1-2014/

July 11

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – June 27, 2014
newminnesotastadium.com
http://www.newminnesotastadium.com/new-vikings-stadium-news-notes-july-11-20/

June 27

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – June 27, 2014
newminnesotastadium.com
http://www.newminnesotastadium.com/new-vikings-stadium-news-notes-june-27-2014/

June 20

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – June 20, 2014
newminnesotastadium.com
http://www.newminnesotastadium.com/new-vikings-stadium-news-notes-june-20-2014/

June 13

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – June 13, 2014
newminnesotastadium.com
http://www.newminnesotastadium.com/new-vikings-stadium-news-notes-soccer-recap-june-13-2014/

June 9

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – June 9, 2014
newminnesotastadium.com
http://www.newminnesotastadium.com/new-vikings-stadium-news-notes-june-9-2014/

Friday, May 30

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – May 30
newminnesotastadium.com
http://www.newminnesotastadium.com/new-vikings-stadium-news-notes-may-23-2014/

Friday, May 23

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – May 23
newminnesotastadium.com
http://www.newminnesotastadium.com/new-vikings-stadium-news-notes-super-bowl-lii-bid-recap/

Friday, May 16

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – May 16
newminnesotastadium.com
http://www.newminnesotastadium.com/new-vikings-stadium-news-notes-may-16-2014/

Friday, May 2

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – May 2
newminnesotastadium.com
http://www.newminnesotastadium.com/new-vikings-stadium-news-notes-may-2-2014/

Friday, April 25

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – April 25, 2014
newminnesotastadium.com
http://www.newminnesotastadium.com/new-vikings-stadium-news-notes-april-25-2014/

Friday, April 18

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – April 18, 2014
newminnesotastadium.com
http://www.newminnesotastadium.com/new-vikings-stadium-news-notes-april-18-2014/

Friday, April 11

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – April 11, 2014
newminnesotastadium.com
http://www.newminnesotastadium.com/new-vikings-stadium-news-notes-april-11-2014/

Friday, April 4

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – April 4, 2014
newminnesotastadium.com
http://www.newminnesotastadium.com/new-vikings-stadium-news-notes-april-4-2014/

Tuesday, April 1

Minnesota Super Bowl Bid Committee Submits Bid For 2018 Super Bowl
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/Minnesota-Super-Bowl-Bid-Committee-Submits-Bid-For-2018-Super-Bowl/8cda2f3e-61b0-41ee-b7e2-3fb27da6bc49

Friday, March 21

A Side-By-Side Comparison: New Vikings Stadium vs. The Metrodome
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/A-Side-By-Side-Comparison-New-Vikings-Stadium-vs-The-Metrodome/63dd5374-5653-4d4a-ad76-43b678c506e3

Thursday, March 20

Could 'Bizarre Foods' Be Coming To The New Vikings Stadium?
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/Could-Bizarre-Foods-Be-Coming-To-The-New-Vikings-Stadium/e7bf8ad9-81a3-4b00-b81d-2241b32573cc

Wednesday, March 19

New Vikings Stadium News & Notes - March 19
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/New-Vikings-Stadium-News--Notes---March-19/ae6444b0-6813-4b85-88ef-695a222c6c16

Friday, March 14

NFL Officials Visit Minnesota For Super Bowl Site Tour
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/NFL-Officials-Visit-Minnesota-For-Super-Bowl-Site-Tour/e30a4570-d343-4546-b8e4-c6a603f18e46

Monday, February 24

Vikings and Van Wagner Open New Stadium Preview Center Near Construction Site
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/Vikings-and-Van-Wagner-Open-New-Stadium-Preview-Center-Near-Construction-Site/0e489831-5404-43cf-878f-efbd2e7d21bb

Thursday, February 13

Vikings, University of Minnesota Finalize Stadium Modifications for 2014 and 2015 Seasons
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/Vikings-University-of-Minnesota-Finalize-Stadium-Modifications-for-2014-and-2015-Seasons/f16e6394-36c5-4b1c-9c81-e8a3a59d5c9d

Monday, February 10

Infographic: New Vikings Stadium vs. The Metrodome
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/Infographic-New-Vikings-Stadium-vs-The-Metrodome/9820eaa5-97e4-4c3d-a2e4-dad4af36d1dc

Friday, January 31

New Vikings Stadium News and Notes - January 31
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/New-Vikings-Stadium-News-and-Notes---January-31/ec02eb17-7ce1-4076-ae58-8d512bf73fbe

Monday, January 27

Minneapolis Selected As Finalist For 2017-2020 Men’s Final Four Host
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/Minneapolis-Selected-As-Finalist-For-2017-2020-Men%E2%80%99s-Final-Four-Host/b299c1c3-4a28-4f60-8a12-e2fc44f0d3f7

Minnesota Launches Bid For 2018 Super Bowl
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/Minnesota-Launches-Bid-For-2018-Super-Bowl/dc21e1dc-f51f-4c80-ad70-70d4ef85344d

Friday, January 17

New Vikings Stadium News and Notes - January 17
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/New-Vikings-Stadium-News-and-Notes---January-17/9396ae12-2c91-47a5-be7b-58208299d465

Friday, December 27

New Vikings Stadium News and Notes - December 27
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/New-Vikings-Stadium-News-and-Notes---December-27/09b71972-582a-4073-bf49-5318cbe75c76

Friday, December 20

New Vikings Stadium News and Notes - December 20
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/New-Vikings-Stadium-News-and-Notes---December-20/801f1ee2-f739-4b93-8f5a-4d78aa2bda3b

Friday, December 13

New Vikings Stadium News and Notes - December 13
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/New-Vikings-Stadium-News-and-Notes---December-13/03408666-140c-4093-a47e-76f2ad65668f

Tuesday, December 3

Vikings, MSFA and Mortenson Construction Break Ground On New Vikings Stadium
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/Vikings-MSFA-and-Mortenson-Construction-Break-Ground-On-New-Vikings-Stadium/4d4baebc-da3a-46b7-bff3-7bde7aa7a17a

Infographic: New Vikings Stadium Facts and Figures
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/Infographic-New-Vikings-Stadium-Facts-and-Figures/c6bc3221-4c84-4aa5-a509-0b4d5eb0e0fe

Friday, November 22

Vikings Ownership Commits To Increase Private Contribution To New Stadium By Up To $41.4 Million
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/Vikings-Ownership-Commits-To-Increase-Private-Contribution-To-New-Stadium-By-Up-To-414-Million/7444a332-4292-4f67-84ae-67b3e4e0ef94

Thursday, October 24

Vikings Ownership Commits To Increase Private Contribution To New Stadium By Up To $41.4 Million
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/Vikings-Ownership-Commits-To-Increase-Private-Contribution-To-New-Stadium-By-Up-To-414-Million

Tuesday, October 8

8 Details You Need To Know About The New Vikings Stadium Agreement
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/8-Details-You-Need-To-Know-About-The-New-Vikings-Stadium-Agreement/08cc31bc-3b4e-4955-8a26-e612d80f9b7f

Thursday, October 3

Vikings and MSFA Sign Major Agreements on New Stadium
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/Vikings-and-MSFA-Sign-Major-Agreements-on-New-Stadium/ac9393bd-ae65-41bb-a615-774753c5cc67

Thursday, September 5

Vikings stadium official: Wilfs can pay their share
By Richard Meryhew, Star Tribune
http://www.startribune.com/local/minneapolis/222344611.html

Vikings stadium: Wilfs’ finances check out, state review finds
By Doug Belden, Pioneer Press
http://www.twincities.com/localnews/ci_24013030/vikings-stadium-team-can-finance-its-share-preliminary

MSFA expresses confidence in Vikings finances
By Tim Yotter, Viking Update
http://min.scout.com/2/1322904.html

Investigation of Vikings owners near completion
By Phil Ervin
http://www.foxsportsnorth.com/nfl/minnesota-vikings/story/Investigation-of-Vikings-owners-near-com?blockID=936159&feedID=3857

Vikings' stadium progress no surprise
By Ben Goessling
http://espn.go.com/blog/nfcnorth/post/_/id/60863/vikings-stadium-progress-no-surprise

Wednesday, September 4

Vikings, NFL Issue Statements Regarding New Stadium
By Vikings PR
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/Vikings-NFL-Issue-Statements-Regarding-New-Stadium/05681e85-b86f-4c0a-96f1-1e69fa1659f5

Thursday, July 25

Fans tell Vikings: Don’t take away our tailgating at new stadium
By Tim Nelson, MPR
http://blogs.mprnews.org/stadium-watch/2013/07/25

Vikings look for more gameday tailgating space
By Colleen Stoxen, Star Tribune
http://www.startribune.com/sports/vikings/blogs/217015171.html

Monday, July 22

Aramark chosen to negotiate new Vikings stadium food and drink deal
By Janet Moore, Star Tribune
http://www.startribune.com/local/216162481.html

Metrodome is ready to sell off its parts
By Richard Meryhew, Star Tribune
http://www.startribune.com/local/minneapolis/216244181.html?page=all&prepage=1&c=y#continue

Vikings choose Aramark to bid on new stadium concessions
By Doug Belden, Pioneer Press
http://www.twincities.com/business/ci_23693223/vikings-choose-aramark-bid-new-stadium-concessions

Vikings stadium: Minneapolis moves forward on development
By Nick Woltman, Pioneer Press
http://www.twincities.com/business/ci_23692614

Friday, July 19

MSFA, Vikings Narrow Concessionaire Candidates For New Stadium
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/MSFA-Vikings-Narrow-Concessionaire-Candidates-For-New-Stadium

Monday, May 20

Vikings likely to open stadium vs. Packers
Viking Update
http://min.scout.com/2/1292968.html

Sunday, May 19

Neighborhood residents weigh in on new Vikings stadium design
Star Tribune
http://www.startribune.com/local/minneapolis/208029191.html?page=all&prepage=1&c=y#continue

Vikings stadium design: Dog days are over. Darth days ahead?
Star Tribune
http://www.startribune.com/opinion/editorials/207946111.html?refer=y

Six-pack of signatures in other NFL stadiums
Viking Update
http://min.scout.com/2/1292656.html

Vikings seek 'fan experience' with stadium
Viking Update
http://min.scout.com/2/1292629.html

Saturday, May 18

Rand: MLS in Minneapolis? Maybe someday ...
Star Tribune
http://www.startribune.com/sports/207643981.html?refer=y

Friday, May 17

Major League Soccer official: "No question" Vikings stadium is suitable for MLS
Star Tribune
http://www.startribune.com/sports/blogs/207595281.html

Dayton turns to smokers to fill Vikings stadium funding gap
Star Tribune
http://www.startribune.com/politics/statelocal/207817391.html?page=all&prepage=1&c=y#continue

Vikings stadium: Bird droppings? Roof is 'self-cleaning.' Snow? Hah!

Pioneer Press
http://www.twincities.com/vikings/ci_23259215/vikings-stadium-bird-droppings-roof-is-self-cleaning

Jobs bill is first of 9 budget bills passed; Vikings stadium funding outlined today
Pioneer Press
http://www.twincities.com/vikings/ci_23252871/minnesota-legislature-flurry-tax-and-spending-bills-begins

Holler: Smokers getting burned again
Viking Update
http://min.scout.com/2/1292405.html

Outside stadium development still in works
Viking Update
http://min.scout.com/2/1292400.html

Dayton proposes cigarette tax for stadium

Viking Update
http://min.scout.com/2/1292261.html

Thursday, May 16

Vikings stadium funding plan due as Legislature digs into budget bills

Pioneer Press
http://www.twincities.com/vikings/ci_23252871/minnesota-legislature-flurry-tax-and-spending-bills-begins

$400 million plan would reshape Minneapolis' downtown east
Star Tribune
http://www.startribune.com/sports/vikings/191142591.html

Loadholt sees ‘amazing atmosphere’ in stadium
Viking Update
http://min.scout.com/2/1291851.html

Wednesday, May 15

Another hole opens in Vikings stadium funding plan
Star Tribune
http://www.startribune.com/local/minneapolis/207479331.html?page=all&prepage=1&c=y#continue

Planned Minneapolis development would complement new stadium
Pioneer Press
http://www.twincities.com/business/ci_23241637/planned-minneapolis-development-would-complement-new-stadium

Joe Soucheray: If Bud Grant likes this Vikings stadium, so do I. But still ...

Pioneer Press
http://www.twincities.com/columnists/ci_23243860/joe-soucheray-if-bud-grant-likes-this-vikings

Charley Walters: Vikings stadium helps makes state's venues one of a kind

Pioneer Press
http://www.twincities.com/sports/ci_23238910/shooter-now-gophers-jerry-kill-wont-get-raise

As new Vikings stadium takes shape, state funding still squishy

Pioneer Press
http://www.twincities.com/ci_23243275/vikings-stadiums-design-unveiled-how-fill-funding-gap

VIDEO: New Vikings Stadium Unveil Event Recap
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/media-vault/videos/New-Vikings-Stadium-Unveil-Event-Recap/511b3536-ccf5-4d07-b203-b415ba904fa7

VIDEO: Stadium Unveil Event Live Stream Replay

vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/media-vault/videos/Stadium-Unveil-Event-Live-Stream-Replay/a9651a0a-3c1b-444a-bf5a-bb56a699a8a3

Stadium Q&A: HKS designer Bryan Trubey
Viking Update
http://min.scout.com/2/1291564.html

Vikings stadium: Doors, shadows and more
ESPN
http://espn.go.com/blog/nfcnorth/post/_/id/56426/vikings-stadium-doors-shadows-and-more

Tuesday, May 14

Vikings stadium: Big, bold, glassy
Star Tribune
http://www.startribune.com/local/minneapolis/207314401.html?page=all&prepage=1&c=y#continue

Scoggins: Turns out, $1 billion will buy quite a bit
Star Tribune
http://www.startribune.com/sports/vikings/207318041.html

Plan for Star Tribune land will be revealed Tuesday
Star Tribune
http://www.startribune.com/business/207308961.html

Minnesota Vikings players make an impact
Star Tribune
http://www.startribune.com/opinion/commentaries/207295481.html?refer=y

Minnesota Vikings' new stadium has roof that's closed, and that's by design
Pioneer Press
http://www.twincities.com/sports/ci_23236051/minnesota-vikings-new-stadium-has-roof-thats-closed

Bob Sansevere: Vikings' space-age stadium has an impressive unveiling

Pioneer Press
http://www.twincities.com/sports/ci_23235777/bob-sansevere-vikings-space-age-stadium-has-an

Vikings stadium highlights
Pioneer Press
http://www.twincities.com/sports/ci_23235430/vikings-stadium-highlights

New Vikings stadium: not the Metrodome
Pioneer Press
http://www.twincities.com/politics/ci_23235098/vikings-verge-unveiling-final-stadium-design

Vikings unveil design of new stadium
Associated Press
http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/9272021/minnesota-vikings-unveil-glass-centric-design-new-stadium

Vikings Stadium: Minnesota’s Ice Palace
ESPN
http://espn.go.com/blog/nfcnorth/post/_/id/56368/vikings-stadium-minnesotas-ice-palace

Zulgad: For Vikings’ new stadium rook, ‘clear is the new retractable’
1500 ESPN
http://www.1500espn.com/sportswire/Zulgad_For_Vikings_new_stadium_roof_clear_is_the_new_retractable051313

Vikings unveil new multi-purpose stadium design
Fox Sports North
http://www.foxsportsnorth.com/nfl/minnesota-vikings/story/Vikings-unveil-new-multi-purpose-stadium?blockID=901963&feedID=3857

Vikings' Robinson studying hard to earn starting spot
Fox Sports North
http://www.foxsportsnorth.com/nfl/minnesota-vikings/story/Vikings-Robinson-studying-hard-to-earn-s?blockID=901999&feedID=3857

Holler: New stadium is right for the senses
Viking Update
http://min.scout.com/2/1291553.html

Roof is the rage with new Vikings stadium
Viking Update
http://min.scout.com/2/1291466.html

Tuesday, April 30

Nobody wants the Metrodome gone more than this guy
Pioneer Press
http://www.twincities.com/sports/ci_23117115/you-may-have-seen-his-work

Friday, February 22

MSFA and Vikings Agree on Multi-Use Field Configuration for New Minneapolis Stadium
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/MSFA-and-Vikings-Agree-on-Multi-Use-Field-Configuration-for-New-Minneapolis-Stadium/5f03af1e-5c2a-4c86-8404-55b956b3a475

Friday, February 15

Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority and Vikings Announce Construction Manager
vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/Minnesota-Sports-Facilities-Authority-and-Vikings-Announce-Construction-Manager/f438d7eb-9bda-46c8-bce5-3481ef929d75

Friday, February 8

Minnesota Stadium Facilities Authority Announces Plan To Include Women, Minorities And Veterans In Stadium Construction
vikings.com | Mike Wobschall
http://blog.vikings.com/2013/02/08/minnesota-stadium-facilities-authority-announces-plan-to-include-women-minorities-and-veterans-in-stadium-construction/

Minnesota Multi-Purpose Stadium Construction Services Agreement Equity Plan (PDF)
Minnesota Stadium Facilities Authority announces Plan to Include Women, Minorities and Veterans in Stadium Construction (PDF)

Thursday, February 7

Charley Walters: Vikings aim to land 2018 Super Bowl
Pioneer Press | Charley Walters
http://www.twincities.com/vikings/ci_22535782/charley-walters-vikings-aim-land-2018-super-bowl

Vikings executive says team aggressively pursuing 2018 Super Bowl
1500 ESPN | Judd Zulgad
http://www.1500espn.com/sportswire/Vikings_executive_says_team_aggressively_pursuing_2018_Super_Bowl

Vikings, Meet Minneapolis Pursuing 2018 Super Bowl Bid
vikings.com | Mike Wobschall
http://blog.vikings.com/2013/02/07/vikings-meet-minneapolis-pursuing-2018-super-bowl-bid/

Vikings stadium: Construction manager candidates down to two
Pioneer Press | Doug Belden
http://www.twincities.com/sports/ci_22542187/vikings-stadium-construction-manager-candidates-down-two

Mortenson, Hunt are 2 finalists to be Vikings stadium contractor
Star Tribune | Richard Meryhew
http://www.startribune.com/local/190220831.html

Wednesday, February 6

Vikings stadium beat: A hunger to railgate again next season
Star Tribune | Richard Meryhew
http://www.startribune.com/local/minneapolis/190102861.html?refer=y

Tuesday, January 22

Vikings stadium: Three construction firms submit bids
Twin Cities.com | Staff
http://www.twincities.com/politics/ci_22419672/vikings-stadium-three-construction-firms-submit-bids

3 bidders set sights on Vikings stadium
Star Tribune | Richard Meryhew
http://www.twincities.com/politics/ci_22419672/vikings-stadium-three-construction-firms-submit-bids

Three companies submit bids for stadium
Viking Update | Associated Press
http://min.scout.com/2/1259702.html


Past Updates

Vikings Fans Share Ideas For New Stadium
By AP
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/Vikings-Fans-Share-Ideas-For-New-Stadium/36db58c1-e045-4448-9928-f24908923d41

Longtime fan will design Vikings new $975 million stadium
By Richard Meryhew
http://www.startribune.com/local/minneapolis/172975921.html

MSFA, Vikings Jointly Select HKS Sports & Entertainment Group to Design New Stadium
By vikings.com
http://www.vikings.com/news/article-1/MSFA-Vikings-Jointly-Select-HKS-Sports--Entertainment-Group-to-Design-New-Stadium

Choice of designer opens window on Vikings stadium
By Richard Meryhew
http://www.startribune.com/local/minneapolis/171776421.html

Minnesota Vikings stadium architect chosen
By Doug Belden
http://www.twincities.com/sports/ci_21651983/vikings-stadium-architect-be-announced 

Architect of Cowboys, Colts will design Vikings’ new home
By Tom Pelissero
http://www.1500espn.com/sportswire/Architect_of_Cowboys_Colts_stadiums_will_design_Vikings_new_home

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