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ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Vikings stadium supporters say they will announce a deal this morning that could lead to a new home for the state's professional football team.


Team officials, state leaders and Minneapolis officials said late Wednesday they planned to work through the night to wrap up a few details of a proposal that would build a new stadium next to the downtown Minneapolis Metrodome, where the National Football League team has played for three decades.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.