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A bomb threat was reported at TCF Bank Stadium at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 12.

[Photo] UMPD resolve bomb threat investigation at TCF Bank Stadium

November 12, 2020

A bomb threat was reported at TCF Bank Stadium at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 12.

Gophers football players sit on the sidelines during a game at TCF Bank Stadium on Oct. 3, 2015.

[Photo] Some Gopher football players remain undecided about 2020 return

October 7, 2020

Gophers football players sit on the sidelines during a game at TCF Bank Stadium on Oct. 3, 2015.

A view of the retail spaces available for leasing underneath Wahu apartments on Tuesday, May 30.

[Photo] Prospect Park Association seeks to educate renters and students about their rights

October 5, 2020

A view of the retail spaces available for leasing underneath Wahu apartments on Tuesday, May 30.

Pillsbury Hall as seen on Sept. 16, 2015. The building, which is the oldest building on campus, is in need of renovations.

[Photo] Dayton’s bonding proposal includes full funding for UMN

January 16, 2018

Pillsbury Hall as seen on Sept. 16, 2015. The building, which is the oldest building on campus, is in need of renovations.

Bradley Taylor at Sss-Dude Nutz Donutz in Dinkytown Wednesday.

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January 16, 2018

Bradley Taylor at Sss-Dude Nutz Donutz in Dinkytown Wednesday.

Pill bottles grouped together, hide beneath an awning on 19-year-old Vee Livermore's desk, where they study on March 21. One bottle holds a daily preventative medication Livermore takes to fight off migraines.

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January 16, 2018

Pill bottles grouped together, hide beneath an awning on 19-year-old Vee Livermore's desk, where they study on March 21. One bottle holds a daily preventative medication Livermore takes to fight off migraines.

Bradley Taylor at Sss-Dude Nutz Donutz in Dinkytown Wednesday.

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January 16, 2018

Bradley Taylor at Sss-Dude Nutz Donutz in Dinkytown Wednesday.

Vee Livermore, who suffers from chronic migraines, drapes their bed with a chemistry-themed blanket. They point to the element Livermorium, named after a distant relative from England.

[Photo] Though a quarter of young adults experience daily pain, research is slim

March 24, 2016

Vee Livermore, who suffers from chronic migraines, drapes their bed with a chemistry-themed blanket. They point to the element Livermorium, named after a distant relative from England.

Bradley Taylor at Sss-Dude Nutz Donutz in Dinkytown Wednesday.

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March 24, 2016

Bradley Taylor at Sss-Dude Nutz Donutz in Dinkytown Wednesday.

Bradley Taylor at Sss-Dude Nutz Donutz in Dinkytown Wednesday.

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March 24, 2016

Bradley Taylor at Sss-Dude Nutz Donutz in Dinkytown Wednesday.

Vee Livermore, who suffers from chronic migraines, drapes their bed with a chemistry-themed blanket. They point to the element Livermorium, named after a distant relative from England.

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March 24, 2016

Vee Livermore, who suffers from chronic migraines, drapes their bed with a chemistry-themed blanket. They point to the element Livermorium, named after a distant relative from England.

Pill bottles grouped together, hide beneath an awning on 19-year-old Vee Livermore's desk, where they study on March 21. One bottle holds a daily preventative medication Livermore takes to fight off migraines.

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March 24, 2016

Pill bottles grouped together, hide beneath an awning on 19-year-old Vee Livermore's desk, where they study on March 21. One bottle holds a daily preventative medication Livermore takes to fight off migraines.

Jalon Stephens yells a chant in between events Saturday at the Sports Pavilion. The Gophers scored the fourth highest team score in program history, defeating Nebraska  435.150-428.100.

[Photo] Gophers men's gymnastics heads to Big Ten meet with confidence

April 7, 2017

Jalon Stephens yells a chant in between events Saturday at the Sports Pavilion. The Gophers scored the fourth highest team score in program history, defeating Nebraska 435.150-428.100.

Gophers forward Brent Gates chases down a Duluth player attempting to catch the puck in the second period at Mariucci Arena on October 16, 2015.

[Photo] Minnesota closes sweep of Michigan State with 4-2 win

December 11, 2016

Gophers forward Brent Gates chases down a Duluth player attempting to catch the puck in the second period at Mariucci Arena on October 16, 2015.

General manager James Munson prepares an order for customer Humberto Naves on Wednesday at the new Himalayan restaurant in Dinkytown. This was Naves' second time at the new restaurant, which recently moved into its Dinkytown location following the closure of Pizza Studio.

[Photo] Dinkytown a revolving door for biz

May 5, 2016

General manager James Munson prepares an order for customer Humberto Naves on Wednesday at the new Himalayan restaurant in Dinkytown. This was Naves' second time at the new restaurant, which recently moved...

A woman bikes past the witch's tower on southeast Orlin avenue  Tuesday Afternoon. Although about half of the neighborhood is made up of students, currently no student is part of the Prospect Park Association.

[Photo] Prospect Park expands engagement

May 4, 2016

A woman bikes past the witch's tower on southeast Orlin avenue Tuesday Afternoon. Although about half of the neighborhood is made up of students, currently no student is part of the Prospect Park Association....

Lucas Gilbreath pitches at Siebert Field on April 17 during the Gophers' weekend series against Maryland.

[Photo] Gilbreath becomes steady bullpen arm for Gophers

April 26, 2016

Lucas Gilbreath pitches at Siebert Field on April 17 during the Gophers' weekend series against Maryland.

Ph.D Brad Holschuh displays a mechanism which is able to expand or compress on command in McNeal Hall Monday. The technology would be used in compression clothing.

[Photo] U to develop auto-compression clothes

April 19, 2016

Ph.D Brad Holschuh displays a mechanism which is able to expand or compress on command in McNeal Hall Monday. The technology would be used in compression clothing.

A concentration of luxury student apartment complexes, including WaHu, Stadium Village Flats, The 700 on Washington and The Station, line the Washington Avenue corridor in Stadium Village.

[Photo] The new ‘live like a student’

April 19, 2016

A concentration of luxury student apartment complexes, including WaHu, Stadium Village Flats, The 700 on Washington and The Station, line the Washington Avenue corridor in Stadium Village.

Redshirt Junior Jordan Smith prepares to hit a pitch pitch during the weekend series against Maryland at Siebert Field Sunday. Although losing the series to Maryland, Smith's single in bottom of the 8 brought in two runs and gave the gophers a lead in their 6-4 victory.

[Photo] Minnesota comes back to win two

April 18, 2016

Redshirt Junior Jordan Smith prepares to hit a pitch pitch during the weekend series against Maryland at Siebert Field Sunday. Although losing the series to Maryland, Smith's single in bottom of the 8...

Greek yogurt pancakes, topped with honey and butter.

[Photo] College Kitchen: Greek yogurt

April 14, 2016

Greek yogurt pancakes, topped with honey and butter.

Gophers infielder Danielle Parlich prepares to hit the ball Tuesday during the Border Battle Double-Header at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium. The gophers lost both games to fall 1-7 and 3-6 to Wisconsin.

[Photo] Gophers swept by Badgers

April 13, 2016

Gophers infielder Danielle Parlich prepares to hit the ball Tuesday during the Border Battle Double-Header at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium. The gophers lost both games to fall 1-7 and 3-6 to Wisconsin.

Members of the Cedar-Riverside community's sixth grade girls basketball team pose for a picture at Brian Coyle Center on Friday. The team, which is made up of 10 girls from the area, was gifted uniforms that were co-designed with a professor and grad students at the University's college of design to be more culturally appropriate.

[Photo] For girls, new uniform opens gym

April 12, 2016

Members of the Cedar-Riverside community's sixth grade girls basketball team pose for a picture at Brian Coyle Center on Friday. The team, which is made up of 10 girls from the area, was gifted uniforms...

Sam Macken is all smiles as she rounds the bases after hitting a home run during Saturday's  home opener double header against Illinois at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium. The Gophers won 6-5.

[Photo] Minnesota tops Illini in first series at home

April 11, 2016

Sam Macken is all smiles as she rounds the bases after hitting a home run during Saturday's home opener double header against Illinois at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium. The Gophers won 6-5.

Terrin Vavra watches the ball after hitting a home run in the third inning at Siebert Field on Wednesday. The Gophers defeated Northern Illinois University, 12-10.

[Photo] Minnesota survives Northern Illinois rally

April 7, 2016

Terrin Vavra watches the ball after hitting a home run in the third inning at Siebert Field on Wednesday. The Gophers defeated Northern Illinois University, 12-10.

Camila Vargas Gomez returns a shot during a match against Michigan State University Friday at Baseline tennis center. The Gophers defeated Michigan State University 5-2.

[Photo] Gophers split third consecutive weekend

April 4, 2016

Camila Vargas Gomez returns a shot during a match against Michigan State University Friday at Baseline tennis center. The Gophers defeated Michigan State University 5-2.

Patrons crowd around Daina De Prez while she performs at Nye's Bar and Polonaise room Saturday evening. The Bar will be closing after 67 years and will be holding its last polka dance on Sunday April 3.

[Photo] City says ‘pozegnanie’ to Nye’s

April 4, 2016

Patrons crowd around Daina De Prez while she performs at Nye's Bar and Polonaise room Saturday evening. The Bar will be closing after 67 years and will be holding its last polka dance on Sunday April 3....

Representative Phyllis Kahn throws feed for chickens at her home before going door-to-door canvassing Saturday morning. Phyllis Kahn is running for re-election in 2016 for District 60B.

[Photo] Phyllis Kahn vies for 23rd term

April 4, 2016

Representative Phyllis Kahn throws feed for chickens at her home before going door-to-door canvassing Saturday morning. Phyllis Kahn is running for re-election in 2016 for District 60B.

An acai bowl with shredded coconut, almonds, blackberries, banana and granola.

[Photo] College Kitchen: Bowls

March 31, 2016

An acai bowl with shredded coconut, almonds, blackberries, banana and granola.

Baby Goats and their mother eat hay at Jake and Amanda Langeslag’s farm in Faribault on Tuesday. The Langeslags own over 50 goats for their LLC, Goat dispatch which focuses on eco-friendly land management and brush management with the use of goats.

[Photo] Kids could eat for free in city parks

March 30, 2016

Baby Goats and their mother eat hay at Jake and Amanda Langeslag’s farm in Faribault on Tuesday. The Langeslags own over 50 goats for their LLC, Goat dispatch which focuses on eco-friendly land management...

A grove of trees sit in Propsect Park on Monday. According to a new university study, trees can adapt to climate change by shifting their metabolism.

[Photo] U study: Trees adapt to climate change

March 29, 2016

A grove of trees sit in Propsect Park on Monday. According to a new university study, trees can adapt to climate change by shifting their metabolism.

Post doctoral associate Slyvie Pailloux displays a result to chemistry professor Valerie Pierre in their research lab in Kolthoff hall Friday. The research team is working on creating a new test for bacterial infections that would provide results much quicker.

[Photo] New test targets infections

March 28, 2016

Post doctoral associate Slyvie Pailloux displays a result to chemistry professor Valerie Pierre in their research lab in Kolthoff hall Friday. The research team is working on creating a new test for bacterial...

Computer science fourth-year Jordan Bolton leans back and rubs his neck during a study session with friend Will Huso in Bruininks Hall March on 7 to soothe grinding and stabbing pains. Bolton, who suffers from migraines and pseudotumor cerebri, an unexplained neck, back and skull pain condition, underwent a 10-hour spinal fusion surgery six years ago at the age of 19, leaving him with a scar lining his spine. To avoid excess pain, Bolton rides the elevator to his ninth-floor apartment.

[Photo] Young and aching

March 24, 2016

Computer science fourth-year Jordan Bolton leans back and rubs his neck during a study session with friend Will Huso in Bruininks Hall March on 7 to soothe grinding and stabbing pains. Bolton, who suffers...

Despite being given out at most pregnancy clinics, a Minnesota Department of Health brochure

[Photo] Study targets Minnesota abortion information

March 23, 2016

Despite being given out at most pregnancy clinics, a Minnesota Department of Health brochure "If You're Pregnant; Fetal Development, Abortion and Alternatives" contains some information that may be misleading...

Rachel Banham gives high-fives to fans as she leaves the floor of Williams Arena for the last time. Despite Banham leading the team in scoring with 37 points,  the Gophers fell to south Dakota 101-89 in the second round of the WNIT.

[Photo] Minnesota ends its season in WNIT

March 21, 2016

Rachel Banham gives high-fives to fans as she leaves the floor of Williams Arena for the last time. Despite Banham leading the team in scoring with 37 points, the Gophers fell to south Dakota 101-89 in...

Co-owner Bradley Taylor takes a call from a customer at Sssdude-Nutz donut shop in Dinkytown on Wednesday.  City council recently issued a license to the local business, which will permit them to stay open as late as 3:00am starting in late March.

[Photo] Doughnuts join late-night Dinky crew

March 10, 2016

Co-owner Bradley Taylor takes a call from a customer at Sssdude-Nutz donut shop in Dinkytown on Wednesday. City council recently issued a license to the local business, which will permit them to stay...

The abandoned Bunge Grain Elevator sits in Southeast Como on Tuesday. The building may be partially demolished to build artist housing, while preserving the tower and part of the silos.

[Photo] Como icon may face renovation

March 10, 2016

The abandoned Bunge Grain Elevator sits in Southeast Como on Tuesday. The building may be partially demolished to build artist housing, while preserving the tower and part of the silos.

A student touches their U-pass to a Go-To card reader on the front of  the 3 bus on its way to the University campus Tuesday. Since 2015, student pass ridership has increased by 12.5 percent to about 4 million total rides.

[Photo] Bus passes up GPAs, reduce pollution

March 9, 2016

A student touches their U-pass to a Go-To card reader on the front of the 3 bus on its way to the University campus Tuesday. Since 2015, student pass ridership has increased by 12.5 percent to about 4...

Gophers forward Taylor Williamson and Badgers defender Melissa Channell battle for the puck Sunday at the 2016 WCHA Final Face-off Championship game at Ridder Arena. The gophers were defeated by No. 1 seed Wisconsin 1-0.

[Photo] Gophers lose Final Face-Off

March 7, 2016

Gophers forward Taylor Williamson and Badgers defender Melissa Channell battle for the puck Sunday at the 2016 WCHA Final Face-off Championship game at Ridder Arena. The gophers were defeated by No. 1...

UMPD Sgt. Tom Bohrer races towards enemy territory at NERF Games Wednesday at the University Fieldhouse. Groups of 6-8 paired up with an officer to compete against each other in a game of NERF capture the flag.

[Photo] Police officers join zombie ranks

March 7, 2016

UMPD Sgt. Tom Bohrer races towards enemy territory at NERF Games Wednesday at the University Fieldhouse. Groups of 6-8 paired up with an officer to compete against each other in a game of NERF capture...

Musicians rehearse Bach's

[Photo] Baroque’n hearts

March 3, 2016

Musicians rehearse Bach's "St. Matthew Passion" on Tuesday evening at Ted Mann Concert Hall. The performance is a collaboration between the University's School of Music and student and faculty from Hochschule...

Gophers forward Dani Cameranesi battles for possession of the puck at Ridder Arena Saturday, when the Gophers defeated Ohio State 5-0. Cameranesi scored a hat trick in the victory which will advance the Gophers to next weekend's WCHA Final Face-Off.

[Photo] Minnesota sweeps Lindenwood in first weekend

October 1, 2016

Gophers forward Dani Cameranesi battles for possession of the puck at Ridder Arena Saturday, when the Gophers defeated Ohio State 5-0. Cameranesi scored a hat trick in the victory which will advance the...

Nam-Khao and papaya salad sit on a table Tuesday at On's Kitchen in St. Paul. Nam-Khao, a more traditional thai dish, features spiced rice, sausage, peanuts and coconut in a lime vinaigrette.

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October 1, 2016

Nam-Khao and papaya salad sit on a table Tuesday at On's Kitchen in St. Paul. Nam-Khao, a more traditional thai dish, features spiced rice, sausage, peanuts and coconut in a lime vinaigrette.

Nam-Khao and papaya salad sit on a table Tuesday at On's Kitchen in St. Paul. Nam-Khao, a more traditional thai dish, features spiced rice, sausage, peanuts and coconut in a lime vinaigrette.

[Photo] St. Paul eats

February 25, 2016

Nam-Khao and papaya salad sit on a table Tuesday at On's Kitchen in St. Paul. Nam-Khao, a more traditional thai dish, features spiced rice, sausage, peanuts and coconut in a lime vinaigrette.

Co-curator Jenny Schmid looks over the space at the

[Photo] Remixing history

February 25, 2016

Co-curator Jenny Schmid looks over the space at the "Free Radicals: Remixing History Through the Power of Print" in the Katherine E. Nash Gallery on Tuesday. A live exhibition led by Piotr Szyhalski will...

Minnesota Daily reporter Yena Lee crushes a clove of garlic as kitchen staff member Currant prepares a vegan tomato basil soup on Tuesday evening at Seward Cafe in Minneapolis.

[Photo] The oldest co-op in town

February 25, 2016

Minnesota Daily reporter Yena Lee crushes a clove of garlic as kitchen staff member Currant prepares a vegan tomato basil soup on Tuesday evening at Seward Cafe in Minneapolis.

Minneapolis resident Thomas Jones walks along the Stone Arch Bridge on Sunday afternoon. In November, Jones moved into the Arrigoni House West, a sober residence in the Marcy-Holmes neighborhood for men overcoming chemical addictions. Jones says going for walks are one of the frequent group activities he enjoys doing.

[Photo] Uniting recovery and outreach

February 23, 2016

Minneapolis resident Thomas Jones walks along the Stone Arch Bridge on Sunday afternoon. In November, Jones moved into the Arrigoni House West, a sober residence in the Marcy-Holmes neighborhood for men...

Junior Brandon Kingsley pins an Iowa State opponent Renaldo Rodriguez-Spencer Friday night at Williams Arena. Kingsley made one of two pins for the team's 30-10 victory.

[Photo] Gophers defeat Cyclones in last regular season dual

February 22, 2016

Junior Brandon Kingsley pins an Iowa State opponent Renaldo Rodriguez-Spencer Friday night at Williams Arena. Kingsley made one of two pins for the team's 30-10 victory.

A piece by Vanessa German advocating for protecting children endangered by their circumstances sits at the

[Photo] Cutting-edge American art

February 18, 2016

A piece by Vanessa German advocating for protecting children endangered by their circumstances sits at the "State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now" exhibit in the Minneapolis Institute of Art Wednesday....