MSFCThe Metrodome's woes pile up.At least nine Teflon panels from the Metrodome roof will need to be replaced, maybe even more, in the wake of the Dec. 11 blizzard that caused the dome to collapse the following day. Pat Milan, spokesman for the Metropolitan Sports Facilities Commission, told ... More >>
More big trouble. Another hole opened in the Metrodome roof, following Sunday's collapse (above).The Metrodome's Teflon roof, already deflated and defeated from the weekend blizzard, tore open a fourth time yesterday. There were workers on the field, but no one was hurt when the panel ripped ... More >>
Who or what escaped the Metrodome collapse? Now we know the answer.It was one of the most-viewed videos of the weekend: Fox Sports' exclusive footage of the collapse of the Metrodome from inside.Producers suspected the Dome was going to give-way and wisely left their cameras running overnight, wh ... More >>
The Metrodome is missing its bubble. The roof of the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome has collapsed under the weight of the blizzard that hammered Minneapolis yesterday. In place of a plaza and surrounding parking fields that should have been filled with pre-game hub bub, there's just blowing sn ... More >>
City PagesThe guy in the circled cart narrowly escaped the snowpocalypse when the Metrodome roof collapsed.Someone was inside the Metrodome and on the sideline as the roof of the Metrodome began to collapse, according to a video analysis.A commenter pointed out to us that despite official word th ... More >>
Target Field and the Metrodome will both be full tonight.More than 100,000 people are expected to clog Minneapolis this evening as the city braces for something it's never seen before: Simultaneous home games for the Vikings and the Twins downtown, thanks to brand-new Target Field.
A big enough tent for Democrats?Minneapolis mayor R.T. Rybak says he's pretty confident that Minneapolis will land the Democratic National Convention in 2012 -- and he wants it housed in the Metrodome. We haven't been alone in wondering why the city would want to put up with the barricaded- ... More >>
Should taxpayers foot the bill for a new Purple Palace?When the Legislature adjourned earlier this week, the latest Vikings stadium bill died on the vine. And while the organization never endorsed the fresh attempt to get taxpayers to foot the bill for a new Purple Palace, it was happy to ham ... More >>
Sit back and watch some recent Monster Jam, where the only good Prius is a dead Prius, one imagines.
What loved one wouldn't be thrilled to receive such a gift?
Rebuilding the Metrodome would cost $870 million, less than previously estimated, according to a report presented today.
More farce at the stadium of the absurd
While most Minnesotans were continuing their celebrations last night, workers at the Metrodome were anxious for everyone to get off the field and out of the building so they could start their work converting the field back into a baseball diamond.
Bras over the shirts are only appropriate when you'd want to see what was underneath them.
Quietdrive plays tonight at Station 4.
We understand the need to continue drinking to actually enjoy watching the Gophers play. Here are some ways to smuggle in some fun.
A Dome baseball salute from troops in Afghanistan.
Hubert's -- What will become of thee?
President Robert Bruininks plans to recommend that alcohol be banned at the on-campus stadium as well as all other campus sports arenas.
How will *you* honor National Doughnut Day? Baker's Wife? Panaderia? Outright rejection?
Ballpark was always heinous act of thoughtlessness
Alas, it's nothing like Tina Turner's Thunderdome.
A retrospective of Minnesota's most heartbreaking franchise
On the Occasion of its 25th Anniversary, We Offer a Requiem for the Much-Maligned Metrodome
You look at the Vikings and see a football team. Zygi Wilf looks at the Vikings and sees a key that might unlock countless added development deals— here or somewhere else.
New downtown restaurant Nochee is a fine place for dancing, drinking, lunch, and warm cookies
Learning how to run is about wicking fabrics, carbs--and transcendental bliss
Suffering through the dome days of September
Andersen Library offers lessons for a new U stadium
A few innings in the Metrodome's Rally Room
When it comes to luring fans out to the ballpark, the home team needs to get even more creative
Throw away the Sorels, wipe the Vaseline off your face, and get the hell inside
City planners want a piece of the light-rail action--and they're not thinking spare change
The Star Tribune's quixotic quest for a new Twins stadium
The seasonal disorder of being a Twins fan.
Battling Satan: Anti-Manson activists praying last week at the Metrodome
Why the Star Tribune is cheerleading for a taxpayer-financed ballpark
A look at the coming battle over public financing for a baseball-only park, and an immodest proposal.