The Minnesota Daily

All content by Kim Melchert

New law bans text messaging while driving

July 30, 2008

Minnesota drivers will have to keep their hands and thumbs on the wheel, and their eyes on the road Aug.1 when the no-texting-while-driving law goes into effect. However, drivers must violate some other...

Solomon returns, Congressional briefing to come

July 16, 2008

Graduate student Kou Solomon will arrive in Minneapolis Wednesday afternoon after being in Sudan since spring break working to find answers for a number of child abductions there. His nieces, Yar and Ajak,...

Endowment fund honors former student

July 2, 2008

The Aleks I. Ablamunets Investment Fund will be introduced to the students this fall. Aleks Ablamunets' cousin Alex Ablamunets created the endowment fund to honor the life of his dead cousin. Aleks Ablamunets...

Sister Cities create connections and expand global communities

June 11, 2008

With connections established all over the world, Minneapolis is now looking to add another to its list of "sister cities." The Minneapolis Sister Cities program met with a group from the municipality of...