New Stadium

Don Welsh

Tourism Official Backs DePaul Basketball Stadium Near McCormick Place

Tourism officials are applauding the possibility of locating a new sports arena near McCormick Place.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2012


Officials: New Stadium For Lake County Fielders Is ‘Not The Plan’

The strange story of the Lake County Fielders minor league baseball team took yet another unusual turn Tuesday night.

WBBM Newsradio–01/04/2012


Minneapolis Pushes To Keep Vikings

Minneapolis wants to keep the Vikings, and they want to keep them in downtown Minneapolis. In order to ensure that that happens, officials are proposing an offer to pay more than 20% of the cost of a new stadium.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2011

Jeff Baker

Plans Afoot For New Cubs Spring Training Stadium

The Cubs are back home at Wrigley Field now, and plans are moving ahead for a new stadium for the team in Arizona, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2011

Metrodome Roof Collapses

Board Opens Talks About New Vikings’ Stadium

The Metrodome’s roof collapsed under the weight of a snow storm just over a week before the Chicago Bears were scheduled to play there on Monday night. Since then it’s been clear that the Vikings need a new stadium.