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1 MET bus bursts into flames on campus
Rouse--Amber Marie (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:2, p.1
9/4/2014 A metropolitan transit bus burst into flames in front of Rider Hall. It is speculated to have been caused by an electrical unit and a gas leak; photo.
2 NISG wants green light for more buses
Ruggles--Jacinda Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:6, p.1
9/17/2013 Northern Iowa Student Government wants more buses to run on Homecoming weekend to deal with the large number of students. They believe that this would help students to get around safely; photo.
3 Need to go somewhere?
Koolbeck--Alex Elizabeth (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:54, p.supp 22
4/27/2012 Parking permits are available online. The Panther Shuttle, sponsored by NISG, runs Monday-Friday from 7:04 to 5:04. MET bus routes are available for off campus trips. SafeRide is free and available Friday and Saturday nights; photo.
4 UNI transportation offers multitude of services
Koolbeck--Alex Elizabeth (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:54, p.supp 17
4/29/2011 Panther Shuttle, Metropolitan Transit Authority, and the weekend SafeRide are bus alternatives to driving on or near campus. Parking passes for cars are available from the Department of Public Safety; photo.
5 Park and Ride Shuttle
Northern Iowan 105:2, p.3
9/5/2008 The shuttle runs from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm from the West Dome parking lot to 23rd and Campus. The complete schedule is provided.
6 Weekend shuttle service in the works
Kirkpatrick--Kevin (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 104:33, p.3
2/8/2008 Northern Iowa Student Government is awaiting Cedar Falls City Council approval of a proposed weekend shuttle starting in August of 2008.
7 Take a "safe ride" this Homecoming
Harken--Sarah (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:10, p.1
9/28/2007 A Panther Shuttle bus will run between 10:00pm and 2:30am on Homecoming weekend. The bus will make stops in downtown, campus housing, Coconuts, and throughout campus.
8 For students, public transportation now an option; shuttle will stay
Bentley--Adam J. (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 102:5, p.1
9/13/2005 Panther Shuttle is now running, but may have to stop in the spring, as it did last year; photo.
9 Met Transit can save money on gas
Goodroad--Kent Warren (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:5, p.1
9/13/2005 Local bus service can help students travel at a lower cost than driving themselves; includes Route 9 schedule; photo.
10 Proposed ramp would ease parking woes
Gerling--Taylor R. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:4, p.1
9/9/2005 New parking ramp near the Gallagher-Bluedorn building could also provide a bus stop to meet local transit needs; photo.
11 MET bus system adds route for students' convenience
Smith--Jessica Dee (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:1, p.4
8/27/2004 Waterloo Metropolitan Transit bus system opens new route in Cedar Falls; photo.
12 New bus route caters to UNI students needing to shop
Smith--Jessica Dee (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 100:62, p.1
7/23/2004 MET bus will now pick up students at the corner of College Street and Seerley Boulevard and take them to the Cedar Falls Industrial Park. The new route will also travel to the Thunder Ridge mall and to downtown Cedar Falls; photo.
13 The Panther Shuttle starts Monday, October 4!
Northern Iowan 97:9, p.7
9/26/2000 Route of the bus service.
14 Target shuttle benefits students
McElvain--Jessica
Northern Iowan 97:8, p.9
9/22/2000 Target is running a complimentary bus shuttle from campus to their store in Waterloo.
15 Panther Shuttle returns for 2000-2001 school year
Droll--Robert J.
Northern Iowan 97:1, p.7
8/25/2000 The Panther Shuttle will run from October 2, 2000, to March 31, 2001.
16 Panther Shuttle future unknown
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 96:54, p.1
4/25/2000 Ridership numbers are down on Panther Shuttle; other options will need to be considered for next year's operation of the shuttle; photo.
17 Online elections: positive step for UNI
Northern Iowan 96:40, p.8
2/25/2000
18 NISG to investigate minimum housing code
Griffin--Michael Lloyd (Student--2000)
Northern Iowan 95:58, p.3
6/25/1999 Topics at recent NISG meeting included housing code exploratory committee, advertising on Panther Shuttle buses, "Welcome Week" activities, Student-Advantage, All-Events pass, and the increased student computer fee.
19 Student government requests funding to keep Shuttle rolling
Sprague--Ivy A. (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 95:48, p.1
4/6/1999 NISG is requesting $88,000 to fund Panther Shuttle service from August 1999 through May 2000.
20 Year-long shuttle needed
Northern Iowan 95:47, p.6
4/2/1999 Editorial proposes students purchase year-round shuttle passes instead of securing funding through the student activity fees.
21 Going my way?
Northern Iowa Today 27:2, p.2
3/1/1999 Shuttle bus completes second winter of operation.
22 'State of the student body'
Close--Matt
Northern Iowan 95:35, p.10
2/9/1999 Results of survey show that tuition costs, parking, free lawyer service, and Panther Shuttle bus system are the issues most important to students.
23 It's cold
Northern Iowan 95:29, p.21
1/15/1999 Panther Shuttle bus schedule.
24 Get your money's worth, ride Panther Shuttle
Patocka--Jason (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 95:18, p.6
10/30/1998 Students should support Panther Shuttle so it can be expanded in the future.
25 NI correction
Northern Iowan 95:18, p.3
10/30/1998 NI corrects error in Panther Shuttle route printed October 27.
26 Panther Shuttle '98
Northern Iowan 95:18, p.13
10/30/1998 Map of Panther Shuttle route and schedule of stops; map.
27 Panther Shuttle back on the streets
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 95:17, p.1
10/27/1998 Panther Shuttle service will begin at 7:00 a.m. Monday, November 2; route schedule given; photo.
28 Year remembered for shuttle, shooting
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 94:55, p.1
5/1/1998 The top events for 1997-98 school year are described; photo.
29 Panther Shuttle wheels rolling again next fall; Senate reaches unanimous decision
Mabie--Kevin
Northern Iowan 94:49, p.2
4/10/1998 Northern Iowa Student Government approved funding of Panther Shuttle for next year.
30 Met Transit glad to serve UNI community
Meyer--Larry
Northern Iowan 94:45, p.10
3/27/1998 ATU President Larry Meyer thanks the Northern Iowa Student Government for their work on the Panther Shuttle.
31 Manley, Bunting heading full speed into end of term
Mabie--Kevin
Northern Iowan 94:44, p.1
3/13/1998 Panther Shuttle system will be the main project for the Northern Iowa Student Government for the remainder of the spring; photo.
32 Panther Shuttle will be missed
Northern Iowan 94:44, p.5
3/13/1998 Panther Shuttle will be missed; thanks to Northern Iowa Student Government and the community for their work; photo.
33 Panther Shuttle service drives away March 13; Manley, Bunting use end of term to focus on transit service
Deibler--Molly (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 94:42, p.1
3/6/1998 Panther Shuttle service will end March 13; current NISG leaders are working on securing the service for next year; photo.
34 Panther Shuttle, Lang Aud on different ends of solution spectrum
Glenn-Burns--David M.
Northern Iowan 94:40, p.8
2/27/1998 Wesley Foundation campus minister comments on the Panther Shuttle and Lang Hall renovations.
35 Shuttle made winter more bearable
Knight--Karen
Northern Iowan 94:40, p.7
2/27/1998 Student thanks Northern Iowa Student Government for their work on providing the Panther Shuttle.
36 Panther Shuttle taking off; long-sought system to begin in spring
Hicks--Benjamin H. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 94:28, p.1
12/12/1997 Campus bus route sponsored by NISG will begin January 12 and run through March 13; map.
37 Northern Iowa Student Government plans to officially unveil shuttle service at news conference
Public Relations News Release 1997:147, p.1
12/8/1997 Northern Iowa Student Government and Metropolitan Transit Authority plan to announce the beginning of the Panther Shuttle system December 9.
38 Use it or lose it!
Northern Iowan 94:26, p.7
12/5/1997 Urges students to use newly-established bus service.
39 Campus bus system closer to reality
Mabie--Kevin
Northern Iowan 94:21, p.1
11/11/1997 NISG plans series of meetings with campus groups to gather information on possible bus system.
40 Buses considered to answer traffic woes
Chandler--Nathan
Northern Iowan 94:17, p.1
10/28/1997 NISG investigating possibility of campus area bus service.
41 PAC progress causes problems
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 94:1, p.5
8/29/1997 Performing Arts Center construction creates parking problems; alternate parking sites developed; possibility of bus service considered; photo.
42 NISG thanks students, reminds not to forget project initiators: New administration needs to bring new ideas
Harms--Threase (Class of 1997)
Northern Iowan 93:54, p.9
4/29/1997 NISG representatives thank students and address current issues.
43 Shuttle system would be true asset to UNI
Haisman--Emily (Classes of 1996 and 1998)
Northern Iowan 93:52, p.7
4/22/1997 Students believe NISG should spend its money on a shuttle system.
44 The wheels on the bus go round and round . . . .
Krandall--Isabella
Northern Iowan 93:14, p.5
10/18/1996 Students can solve parking problems by taking the MET bus service.
45 In other business, NISG passes three bills, resolution
Mochal--Jeff
Northern Iowan 92:36, p.1
2/16/1996 Passes resolution in favor of bus service; considers student organizations.
46 More facts about former Seerley Blvd. electric trolley
Baker--Gerald
Northern Iowan 92:15, p.8
10/17/1995 Recounts facts about local trolley service.
47 Program, personnel, and other changes
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.50
7/1/1995 President Latham determines the appropriate role for extension and consultant service; alters and strengthens curriculum; considers graduate study; student voice anti-war sentiments; photo.
48 Shuttle system feasible
Northern Iowan 91:45, p.5
3/10/1995 Students studying possibility of shuttle bus system, especially for the ROTH area.
49 Huckleberrys proposes food, fun, double-decker bus service; "something special" for UNI students
Buchheit--Peggy K. (Class of 1995)
Northern Iowan 91:40, p.7
2/21/1995 Restaurant in Waterloo will offer transportation on double-decker bus; photo.
50 Planning UNI's future
Northern Iowan 91:33, p.4
1/27/1995 Suggests improvements including buses and registration by computer.

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