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Sen. Mike Parry of Waseca rubs his eyes while Sen. John Carlson of Bemidji speaks Tuesday about a Vikings stadium bill amendment. Don Davis | Forum Communications

Senate approves Vikings stadium plan

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ST. PAUL - The Minnesota Senate approved a Vikings stadium construction bill 38-28 late Tuesday night.

Bill author Sen. Julie Rosen, R-Fairmont, said the bill was a compromise among the parties involved, and "there's a lot of win-win in it."


"It's a great day for Vikings fans and for Minnesota," Vikings Vice President Lester Bagley said after the vote.

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