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Around the Big Ten: Wisconsin governor recall election cost in millions

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WISCONSIN: Governor recall would cost millions

Around the Big Ten: Michigan State heads anti-malaria campaign

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MICHIGAN STATE: University heads $9.1million anti-malaria campaign in Malawi

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Michigan State University is leading a $9.1 million federal research project in Malawi to try to control and stop the spread of malaria.

Around the Big Ten: Indiana dean leads CDC panel

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INDIANA: Dean leads CDC panel selecting teaching centers

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) – The national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has named an Indiana University dean to lead a review panel that will select teaching centers on emergency preparedness.

Around the Big Ten: Purdue tries to fight illegal downloads

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PURDUE: University steps up efforts to halt illegal downloads

Around the Big Ten: MSU professor sees signs of hope in Amazon

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MICHIGAN STATE: Amazon trek shows signs of hope, expert says

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PENN STATE: Second judge rescinds newspaper story purge orders

Around the Big Ten: Wisconsin hiring of governor's aide criticized by attorney general

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WISCONSIN: Hiring by university criticized

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – The appointment of Gov. Jim Doyle's top aide as a senior vice president in the University of Wisconsin System appears to have violated its hiring policy, the attorney general said this week.

Around the Big Ten: Wisconsin smoking ban takes effect

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WISCONSIN: State's indoor smoking ban starts Monday

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Smoke 'em if you got 'em.

Just be prepared to do it outside.

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PURDUE: Shuttle end could change students' dreams

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IOWA: Successful petition drive for vote on bar law

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) – Iowa City Clerk Marian Karr says a petition drive has collected enough signatures to put the city's 21-and-older bar law to a vote.