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Football vs. Illinois

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Football vs. Illinois

Football vs. Illinois

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Football vs. Illinois

Football vs. Illinois

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Football vs. Illinois

Football vs. Illinois

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Football vs. Illinois

Football vs. Illinois

[Photo] Weber sacked early and often in home loss

November 8, 2009

Football vs. Illinois

Football vs. Illinois

[Photo] Minn. unable to overcome slow start

November 8, 2009

Football vs. Illinois

Student shot in face with pellet gun during robbery

November 6, 2009

A first-year University of Minnesota biological sciences student was robbed after being shot in the face with a pellet gun on Wednesday evening, police said. The student was treated for non-serious injuries...

Man steals painkillers from University Avenue drug store

November 3, 2009

A man robbed a University Avenue Snyders Drug Store on Friday for painkillers, police said. The alleged robber, who was in plain clothes and wore no mask, entered the store and passed the pharmacist and...

Two Gophers basketball players suspended Tues.

November 3, 2009

Gophers menâÄôs basketball head coach Tubby Smith announced the indefinite suspensions of two players, including one member of the highly-touted 2009 recruiting class. Senior guard Devron Bostick...

Football vs. Michigan State

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November 3, 2009

Football vs. Michigan State

Football vs. Michigan State

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November 3, 2009

Football vs. Michigan State

Football vs. Michigan State

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November 3, 2009

Football vs. Michigan State

Football vs. Michigan State

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November 3, 2009

Football vs. Michigan State

Football vs. Michigan State

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November 3, 2009

Football vs. Michigan State

Football vs. Michigan State

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November 3, 2009

Football vs. Michigan State

Football vs. Michigan State

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November 3, 2009

Football vs. Michigan State

Football vs. Michigan State

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November 3, 2009

Football vs. Michigan State

Football vs. Michigan State

[Photo] Gophers and Jackrabbits fighting for postseason dreams

November 11, 2009

Football vs. Michigan State

Football vs. Michigan State

[Photo] Minn. overcomes record-setting penalties

November 1, 2009

Football vs. Michigan State

Former U of M athletes reunite for a banquet

[Photo] Black U athletes young and old reunite on campus

November 1, 2009

Former U of M athletes reunite for a banquet

Graduate student Miriam Krause plans on writing a science fiction novel during November as part of National Novel Writing Month.  Participants in the writing project attempt to complete a 50,000 word novel by midnight on November 30.

[Photo] A notable November: 175 pages in 30 days

October 29, 2009

Graduate student Miriam Krause plans on writing a science fiction novel during November as part of National Novel Writing Month. Participants in the writing project attempt to complete a 50,000 word novel...

Police arrest three in Marcy-Holmes after string of violent robberies

October 27, 2009

Minneapolis Police have increased their patrols in the Marcy-Holmes neighborhood after a string of four attempted assaults and robberies on Thursday night and early Friday morning. The effort that has...

18 year old raped in superblock dorm room

October 26, 2009

An 18-year-old University of Minnesota student was raped in her superblock dorm room early Sunday morning, University police said. The alleged attacker lives in the same residence hall, which police would...

Volleyball vs. Michigan

[Photo] Penn State offers statement game

October 28, 2009

Volleyball vs. Michigan

Volleyball vs. Michigan

[Photo] Gophers win despite loss of Dieter

October 25, 2009

Volleyball vs. Michigan

Minneapolis police to auction off 100 recovered bikes

October 22, 2009

When buying a new bicycle, few people ever consider that the best seller might not be a bike shop or online retailer âÄî it could be the local police department. Every year the Minneapolis Police...

Serious crime on campus down

October 21, 2009

Some neighborhood associations balk at the idea, but data released by the University of Minnesota Police Department shows significant annual drops in most forms of serious crime since 2006. Burglaries,...

Multiple cars broken into in Marcy-Holmes

October 20, 2009

The cars of at least eight people were broken into in the Marcy-Holmes neighborhood early Tuesday morning, according to police reports. All the cars, several of which belonged to students, were parked...

Goldy’s Gameroom arcade games burglarized

October 14, 2009

Thieves burglarized two arcade games in Coffman Union and one in the St. Paul Student Center , taking an estimated $400 from the machines, police said. The burglars took coin boxes from the machines after...

Minn. asst. police chief nominated as U.S. marshal

October 13, 2009

President Barack Obama nominated Assistant Minneapolis Police Chief Sharon Lubinski as MinnesotaâÄôs next U.S. marshal today. If selected, Lubinski would be the first female U.S. marshal to serve...

Near-campus crime down over weekend

October 13, 2009

University of Minnesota police ejected 11 people from TCF Bank Stadium during the homecoming game Saturday, but overall, the number of ejections was lower than expected, police said. 11 people received...

UMPD Officer Marianne Scheel escorts her horse, Casey, into a trailer Tuesday early morning to be transported to the Minneapolis campus area.

Mounted patrols increase police coverage

October 13, 2009

Getting a speeding ticket isnâÄôt often something motorists usually laugh about, but when the officer writing the ticket does it from horseback, reactions may vary. âÄúPeople get a kick...

University President Robert Bruininks and Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., spoke about student loan reform at a press conference in Morrill Hall on Monday.

[Photo] Franken and Bruininks push for student loan reform

October 12, 2009

University President Robert Bruininks and Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., spoke about student loan reform at a press conference in Morrill Hall on Monday.

Fairview employee allegedly raped patient

October 7, 2009

A 55-year-old woman was allegedly raped by a staff member at the University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview, police said Wednesday. The alleged rape occurred during the night of July 30 while the...

Police punch back

October 6, 2009

A part-time University of Minnesota police officer repeatedly punched a man in the face, and his partner used a Taser twice on the man Saturday outside TCF Bank Stadium . The man had been interfering with...

Minneapolis and University police patrol Dinkytown Saturday night as part of Enhanced Police Coverage.

[Photo] Police departments double cover campus

October 5, 2009

Minneapolis and University police patrol Dinkytown Saturday night as part of Enhanced Police Coverage.

Minneapolis and University police patrol Dinkytown Saturday night as part of Enhanced Police Coverage.

Police departments double cover campus

October 5, 2009

The increasing presence of external police forces on and around campus reveals a complex relationship between the University of Minnesota Police Department and Minneapolis police. Boundaries between the...

New book details investigation of U student’s death

October 1, 2009

After a Halloween night spent in Downtown Minneapolis, Chris Jenkins was ejected from the bar where he and his friends had been drinking. It was the last time those friends would see Jenkins, a 21-year-old...

Gopher football players involved in Dinkytown brawl

September 29, 2009

University of Minnesota police cited a Gopher linebacker for underage drinking after they broke up a brawl involving several University of Minnesota football players and residents of a house in Dinkytown...

Alleged bookstore thief falls off cliff while fleeing security

September 23, 2009

A St. Paul man fell off the Mississippi River Bluffs Tuesday afternoon while fleeing Coffman Union bookstore security in an alleged theft, a police report stated. The 29-year-old man fell over the bluffs...

Man falls over cliff after alleged bookstore robbery

September 23, 2009

A 29-year-old St. Paul man fell over the Mississippi River bluffs Tuesday afternoon while fleeing Coffman Union bookstore security in an alleged book theft, police said. Security stopped the man at the...

September bicycle thefts down from 2008

September bicycle thefts down from 2008

September 22, 2009

Locked into the rack by both a cable and U-lock , Jenn Shodis thought her bicycle would be safe overnight by the Rarig Center . But when morning came and Shodis, a music therapy senior, arrived, nothing...

Man jailed after fleeing police in Stadium Village

September 22, 2009

Police issued one citation and brought another man to jail after responding to a report of public urination in Stadium Village Friday night. A University of Minnesota police officer found two middle-aged...

Boynton flu vaccine supply low

September 21, 2009

Students eager to be vaccinated against seasonal influenza may be temporarily shut out by high demand and short supply at the University of Minnesota and across the state. Boynton Health Service officials...

Student assaulted near the Superblock

September 15, 2009

A University first-year student was assaulted near Territorial Hall early Sunday morning, according to police. Grant Bemowski , an 18-year-old student in the College of Education and Human Development,...

Stadium opening a success despite minor snags

September 13, 2009

The University of Minnesota will expand student access to gates at TCF Bank Stadium in reaction to bottlenecks that marred an otherwise successful debut for the stadium, according to officials. Fans queued...

State program little help to outstate economy

September 8, 2009

Despite a state program to create appealing jobs in rural Minnesota, the demand for those with bachelorâÄôs degrees is still greater in the metropolitan area than in lagging outstate economies....

Two men hospitalized after assault in Stadium Village

September 8, 2009

Two Maple Grove men were taken to the hospital and one Fridley man was arrested for assault following a fight in Stadium Village on Saturday, according to a police report. Jared Stevens, 19, of Fridley,...