MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Vikings stadium groundbreaking set for December 3
An agreement is on the table on the guaranteed maximum price of the new Minnesota Vikings stadium and groundbreaking is now set for December 3rd. The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority will vote Friday on the stadium's total construction costs of just under 738-million dollars. The Vikings are also expected to close on their share of financing for the new stadium. The 65-thousand seat venue is scheduled to be open by the start of the 2016 N-F-L season.