The Metropolitan Council approved a $9.65 million pedestrian bridge that would link the new U.S. Bank Stadium to the Downtown East LRT station when it opens in 2016.
The Minnesota Vikings announced Nov. 19 the privately funded addition of a Viking longship with a 55-foot-tall video screen as a sail to the team's new stadium.
The Minnesota Vikings' new stadium had its winning streak of major sporting events broken when it was passed over for the College Football Playoff championship.
Mortenson Construction celebrated the topping out of the U.S. Bank Stadium following a ceremony Thursday.
The Golden Valley-based company installed the $1.1 billion stadium's last and highest steel beam Friday morning after lightning delayed the topping out a day earlier.
Medtronic will have its name on U.S. Bank Stadium's gateway plaza as part of a 10-year sponsorship agreement with the Minnesota Vikings.
The first of the Vikings stadium’s five giant glass doors has arrived at the construction site.
The massive doors will be placed on the west side of the stadium, providing views of the city’s skyline. They will be the largest operable doors in the world, according to stadium planners.
Gov. Mark Dayton has appointed former rural legislator Tony Sertich to the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority.
In just one year, the U.S. Bank Stadium will be complete.
After a full year of construction, the new Minnesota Vikings stadium is halfway complete.
The team and the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority recently announced the project will hit the 50 percent mark by the end of March.
The Minnesota Vikings began a call this month for local artists to apply for commissions for the new stadium. The collection initiative is part of an effort to give back to the public and beautify the $1.1 billion facility.