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Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily


Rochester among president’s stops on pre-election tour

Published October 11, 2002

W By Mike Allen The Washington Post ASHINGTON - President Bush will hit the road for 14 straight days before the Nov. 5 elections, stopping in as many as four states a day during a taxpayer-subsidized...

Minneapolis-St. Paul airport tram delayed, again

Published October 10, 2002

T By The Associated Press he Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport announced another delay in elevated tram service to regional jets along the lengthy C Concourse. Partial service won't start until...

University study examines the decline of Monarch butterflies

by Branden Peterson
Published October 9, 2002

Daily temperatures are cooling, leaves are changing and one more unavoidable tradition occurs: Monarch butterflies return to Mexico. But this year, fewer of them will be making their way south, according...

Residents support liquor upgrade for Sportsmans

by Shruti Mathur
Published October 8, 2002

Following a heated debate, residents of the Southeast Como neighborhood voted last night to support a liquor license upgrade for Sportsmans Pub and Grille, on the corner of 22nd and Como avenues southeast. If...

Referendum threatens conservation district

by Monica LaBelle
Published October 7, 2002

A referendum to disband the Hennepin Conservation District will be on the ballot this Nov. 5 as a result of a petition and a little-known statute. The referendum was initiated by Keefe Schunk of Corcoran,...

Trade rally draws mixed crowd in Duluth

by Nathan Halverson
Published October 7, 2002

Two men, one in dreadlocks and wearing patchouli oil and the other with a mullet and teamster's cap, chanted and cheered side-by-side for the same cause. Saturday's rally in Duluth for "fair trade, not...

Wellstone’s Stance on Iraq Could Cost Him This Time

Published October 4, 2002

W By Faye Fiore and Stephanie Simon The Los Angeles Times ASHINGTON, Oct. 3 — Even before Paul Wellstone was sworn into office 11 years ago as a U.S. senator from Minnesota, he staged several protests...

Cystic fibrosis center joins research network

by Dylan Thomas
Published October 3, 2002

The Minnesota Cystic Fibrosis Center recently gained membership to a research network for the disease, creating greater opportunities to treat patients in the Midwest and across the nation. The center's...

Report says U should strive for recognition in research

by Dan Haugen
Published October 3, 2002

A tripartisan commission of state lawmakers, educators and business leaders both praised and challenged the University in a report released Wednesday. State legislators called for the report in last year's...

Syphilis increases among gay and bisexual men

Published October 2, 2002

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Syphilis cases among gay and bisexual men in Minnesota have increased tenfold this year compared with last, according to the state health department. There were 50 new syphilis cases...

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