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Protesters stand ground in North Minneapolis

Adja Gildersleeve

On November 16, at around 5 pm, organizers of Black Lives Matter Minneapolis rallied at the Fourth Precinct to protest the police killing of Jamar Clark. Protesters marched, until they reached 94 West and blocked traffic, where some were pulled from the protest line and arrested. There was a total of 51 arrests, including two journalists. Everyone was booked and released within hours after the demonstration.
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U of M moves ahead with new sports facilities

U of M Interim AD Beth Goetz (second from left) and President Eric Kaler (second from right) were among the first selected group of donors who participated in the Minnesota’s Athletes Village ceremonial dig on October 30.

The proposed University of Minnesota’s Athletes Village will be the school’s first new sports facilities development in over three decades. The University Board of Regents last month approved the $190 million plan, which includes three new buildings: an academic, leadership and nutrition center; a football development center, and a basketball development center.
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