Today in the Daily Planet


“De LaSalle athletic field dealt a setback by city’s preservation board”:
By Jeremy Stratton, The Bridge
The Heritage Preservation Commission rejected De LaSalle’s request to close a street on Nicollet Island for its controversial football field

“Education Mentoring boosts student-athletes’ success”:
By Stephani Maari Booker, Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder
A Northside program helps aspiring athletes understand the importance of an education

“U of M ranked in top 20 for GLBT students”:
By Tyler Rushmeyer, The Minnesota Daily
The university has become increasingly open to GLBT students, but much work remains to be done

“Homeless immigrants discuss their plight at forum”:
By Tom LaVenture, Asian American Press
Language difficulties, housing, and jobs challenge new Hmong immigrants

“Have puppets, will travel”:
By Susan Triemert, Park Bugle
For Tom Foster, puppetry is a way to continue his longtime work with local children