Fans Go Home With No Vikings Stadium Vote

Dozens of Vikings fans decked out in purple jerseys rallied in the state Capitol Saturday, but went home disappointed after learning there would be no debate to build a new stadium.

Legislative Notebook: Talks Go On, But No Agreements

Minnesota legislative leaders met off and on Friday with Gov. Mark Dayton’s staff, with no agreement on major issues left before a self-imposed Monday adjournment deadline.

Stadium Plan Survives Tough Committee

A Vikings stadium construction plan will receive a full Senate vote after what its Senate author described as a brutal Friday committee hearing lasting more than five hours.

Update: Negotiators Agree To Raise Hunting, Fishing Fees

Minnesota legislative negotiators agreed with 60 outdoors groups that hunting and fishing fees should increase, but ditched a proposal to open the fishing season a week early.

Update: Stadium Running Out Of Time

Approving a new Vikings stadium by the Legislature’s Monday deadline is becoming harder as time grows short, the House stadium bill author said today.