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4 September 2002

Associated Press

MADISON, Wisconsin — West Virginia's Mountaineer mascot can shoot his musket at Saturday's game against Wisconsin after all. Wisconsin athletic department officials originally denied the mascot permission to fire the weapon at Camp Randall Stadium, saying university policy prohibits weapons on campus. Wisconsin athletic director Pat Richter asked chancellor John Wiley on Wednesday to make an exception to the policy. Wiley agreed. "Obviously there was a segment of... (

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