Today in the Daily Planet


“Council panel looks to be split on Dolan nomination”:
By Craig Cox, The Minneapolis Observer
The City Council’s Executive Committee takes up the police chief nomination today

“UAW considers potential of ‘green’ manufacturing at Ranger plant”:
By Michael Moore, Workday Minnesota
Labor leaders are conducting a feasibility study on a plan to retrofit the Ford plant

“Community libraries face uncertain future”:
By Charley Bruce, The Minnesota Daily
A series of town hall meetings on the future of the Minneapolis library system reveal the hard choices ahead

“New Wellstone Center delivers hope”:
By Chelsea Magadance, Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder
The Paul and Sheila Wellstone Center in St. Paul reflects the legacy of the late senator and his wife

“Thinking twice about ‘Minnesota Nice'”:
By Angela Hoffman, Largemouth
We’re not as friendly as we think