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Photos: See the Vikings stadium start to take shape

Construction on the new Minnesota Vikings stadium started last December. When complete in 2016, the building will rise about 300 feet above ground, house 65,000 seats and cost upward of $1 billion.

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Join us at the Minnesota State Fair!

Visit our booth near the corner of Judson and Nelson to meet some of your favorite hosts, see live programs, sign up for a terrific giveaway, get member freebies, and purchase some Pretty Good Goods!

Friday, Aug. 22:

Noon-1 p.m.: MPR News live broadcast: TPT's "Almanac" with Cathy Wurzer and Eric Eskola
2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR live performance by Ancia Saxophone Quartet, hosted by Elena See
3-6 p.m.: The Current live broadcast with Mary Lucia
4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.: The Current live broadcast performance featuring Chastity Brown
6-9 p.m.: The Current live broadcast with Mark Wheat

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