Today in the Daily Planet, 7/4/07

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HEADLINES

“A global community in our own back yard”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/5431
By Sanaphay Rattanavong, Asian American Press
Refugees from around the world call Minnesota home.

“St. Paul School System Launches ‘Contract with the Community'”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/5392
By Isaac Peterson, Minnesota Monitor
School district has a new five-year Strategic Plan.

“My Minneapolis”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/5410
By Tanya Schmid, Special to the TC Daily Planet
‘This series of photographs is meant to represent my view on Minneapolis as a whole. I began by biking all over Minneapolis and taking pictures of things that caught my eye or spoke to me in some unique way.’

INSIDE THE DAILY PLANET

“Celebrate the 4th of July at the riverfront’s Red, White and Boom party”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/5447
By Linda Lincoln, The Bridge
Celebrate in Minneapolis on the riverfront (or in St. Paul on Harriet Island with Taste of Minnesota!)

“Wal-Mart pushed to improve poor civil rights record”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/5394
Workday Minnesota
Community, faith and union leaders denounce civil rights record.

“St. Olaf Professor’s Promotion Sparks Criticism From Religious Right”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/5390
By Andy Birkey, Minnesota Monitor
Hindu professor under attack for criticism of proselytizing.

“Taking a walk back in time”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/5314
By Chros McDougall, Downtown Journal
Walking tours show off Minneapolis.

NEW IN VOICES

“Goodbye, Brown!”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/5446
By Matthew Little, Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder

“Who Cares if Norm Coleman Smoked Pot? Norm Kent Does”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/5439
By Jeff Fecke, Minnesota Monitor