The Big Story Blog

Wednesday 11/02/2011
Finding $650 million for Vikes stadium

Posted at 6:20 AM on November 2, 2011 by Paul Tosto
Filed under: Hed

Raising local sales taxes to help pay for a new Vikings stadium is off the table. To make it work, the state must find a way to pay the entire public portion of the proposal. What options are politically viable? How will this all play out?


About Paul Tosto

Paul Tosto

Paul Tosto writes the Big Story Blog for MPR News. He joined the newsroom in 2008 after more than 20 years reporting on education, politics and the economy for news wires and newspapers across the country.