The Minnesota Daily

Flood relief for northern Minn. is expected in special session

Libby George
September 19, 2002

If all goes as planned, legislators and Gov. Jesse Ventura will have allocated flood relief funding for northern Minnesota as early as 1 p.m. Thursday. At noon, legislators will meet for a special session,...

University-made turkey vaccine could save millions

Branden Peterson
September 18, 2002

A University professor has helped stop the spread of a virus that cost Minnesota turkey producers $90 million in losses during the past six years. The Department of Agriculture recently approved a vaccine...

DNR will use dogs, hunters to kill bear

Brad Unangst
September 18, 2002

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will use dogs and hunters to find and kill the bear that attacked a University researcher Sunday. Dennis Stauffer, spokesman for the DNR, said on Wednesday...

After attack, DNR might send hunters to kill bear

Brad Unangst
September 17, 2002

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials are considering the use of conservation hunters to kill a black bear that attacked a University wildlife researcher near Milaca, Minn., Sunday afternoon. "This...

Giuliani speaks on crisis leadership principles

Andrew Pritchard
September 16, 2002

After walking onstage to a standing ovation Friday, former New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani spoke in St. Paul about crisis leadership. Giuliani, who led New York during last year's terrorist attacks,...

High school students benefit from Qwest’s fines paid to state

Nathan Halverson
September 13, 2002

High schools students from the Agriculture and Food Science Academy in St. Paul will soon be able to take University lab courses from the comfort of their classrooms thanks to sub-par service by Qwest...

Tapped gas line halts Hiawatha light rail construction project

Monica LaBelle
September 12, 2002

Construction of the Hiawatha Avenue light rail line was interrupted Wednesday morning when Minnesota Transit contractors tapped a four-inch gas line in downtown Minneapolis. Natural gas leaked and was...

Vintage women’s clothing collection is on display

Branden Peterson
September 11, 2002

In the 11 years Nancy Cyr has worked as museum collection manager at the Goldstein Museum of Design, she's maintained a large women's vintage accessory collection in storage, which often taunts her to...

Exhibit describes global illnesses

Seth Woerhle
September 10, 2002

Your mother has tuberculosis, and has been coughing for months. She went in for treatment 15 miles away, but couldn't keep her job in a Ukrainian steel mill and cure her disease at the same time. Now you...

Court arraigns man accused of murder; bail is $750,000

K.C. Howard
September 9, 2002

The 28-year-old St. Paul resident charged with murdering University football player Brandon Hall appeared in court for his arraignment Friday. Jermaine Stansberry was arrested Sept. 1, approximately 90...