Weather Forecast


Outstate lawmakers take lead on Vikings stadium

Email News Alerts

By Andrew Tellijohn

Forum State Capitol Bureau

ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Vikings football team has begun a two-minute drill to win legislative support for a new stadium just as the Twins baseball team opened its new ballpark to great acclaim.


Joining the team in fighting long odds as the 2010 legislative session enters its final month are several lawmakers from outside the Twin Cities as leaders of an informal group of legislators seeking a stadium solution.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? You can activate your account here: Activate All Access.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.