The Minnesota Daily

Two weeks after Jordan melee, tensions remain high

Michael Krieger
September 4, 2002

Not far from the scene of last month's hostilities, Walter Still stood on a north Minneapolis street corner and described the frustration within the Jordan neighborhood. "Tension is building around here,"...

U steam plant’s release of black smoke alerts authorities

Dan Haugen
September 3, 2002

Thick, black smoke billowed out of the University’s Southeast Steam Plant late last Tuesday morning, creating a cloud that could be seen from several blocks away. The release lasted approximately...

U football player killed after Minneapolis shooting

September 3, 2002

Brandon Hall, a University football player, was fatally shot Sunday in the early morning hours at the corner of 3rd Street and Hennepin Avenue in downtown Minneapolis. The 19-year-old redshirt freshman...

pickAxe turns camera into activist

April 18, 2001

Emotion can drive people to do just about anything. It isn't uncommon for someone to love another so much that they will endure pain or torment or do just about anything to show his or her appreciation...