Today in the Daily Planet


“Ellison cruises to DFL primary win”:
By Conrad Wilson and Charley Bruce, The Minnesota Daily
State Rep. Keith Ellison easily outpolled three other contenders in his bid to succeed retiring U.S. Rep. Martin Sabo

“Rybak faces tough sledding on Dolan nomination”:
By Craig Cox, The Minneapolis Observer
A majority of the City Council have concerns about the mayor’s police chief nominee and the process employed to select him

“Women not opting out of the workforce, economist says”:
By Michael Moore, Workday Minnesota
Despite recent high-profile articles suggesting that women are withdrawing from the working world, a recent study shows no such trend

“Hmong leadership and mentorship team tours schools”:
By Tom LaVenture, Asian American Press
High schoolers share their opinions on the challenges facing Hmong youth

“The bus stops here”:
By Tom Lonergan, Special to the Daily Planet
The view from the driver’s seat of a school bus offers a unique perspective on kids, school, and safety