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This time next year, the Minnesota Vikings will be playing their first game in the new U.S. Bank Stadium. Crews hit a milestone Thursday in the construction effort. The Vikings celebrated the “topping out” of the building, marking the point when the highest or last steel beam is put into…

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The Fall River School District’s new 26-acre athletic complex is starting to take shape, with ground for a practice soccer field being leveled and grass seed being planted earlier this week. Fall River Pirate Foundation treasurer Doug Waterworth was out working on the field, located on Prairie Street, on Tuesday,…

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A proposal for a new boutique sports stadium at Tauranga Domain worth about $25 million has been presented to councillors by Tauranga's Civic Amenities Group. The group's chairman, Paul Adams of Carrus Group, told the Bay of Plenty Times they had briefed Tauranga City Council on a package of proposed…

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British retailer JD Sports Fashion posted an 82 percent jump in first half profit on Wednesday as sales of trainers and tracksuits continued to surge on the UK high street. The firm, which has most of its 690 stores in the UK but is expanding in the Netherlands, Spain, France…

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A multimillion-dollar deal has been struck with a new naming-rights partner for Palmerston North's main stadium, which will be spruced up in stages. Palmerston North mayor Grant Smith concluded the deal with Central Energy Trust chairman Sir Brian Elwood and deputy chairman Rod Titcombe at the venue in Pascal St…

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Medtronic and the Minnesota Vikings announced Monday a 10-year partnership that includes a plaza for football fans near U.S. Bank Stadium. Officials said Medtronic Plaza will be a three-acre gateway between downtown Minneapolis and the new home of the Vikings. The plaza will be next to the five pivoting glass…

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After $18.2 million in improvements, a former landfill has reopened as the West Roxbury Education Complex Raiders Field. Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh was on hand Saturday to rechristen the 14-acre park, which now includes four sports fields (football, baseball, softball and multi-sports) behind the West Roxbury Education Complex at…

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It's been a long time coming. After years, literally, of political grappling and fundraising with the community, the dream of athletes at Jamesville-Dewitt High School is about to come true. The Red Rams' field turf field is installed, and the stadium is almost ready to go. It's no coincidence that…

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Construction has finally started on the most delayed of Russia's stadiums for the 2018 World Cup. Work on the 35,000-capacity Kaliningrad Stadium near the Polish border was delayed by a dispute between Russia's federal government and regional authorities about where the stadium should be built. The regional government eventually won…

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A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held to celebrate the new Morgan Park Sports Center on the city's South Side. The center is a combination ice rink and gymnastics center, and will have classes and programs available for residents through the park district. The center was built on two lots that had…