J.D. Duggan


Four new faces elected to Board of Regents

Four new members of the Board of Regents at the University of Minnesota were elected by the Legislature Thursday, with lawmakers favoring diversity and new faces over incumbents. Mary Davenport and Kao Ly Her were elected to the two at-large seats while Janie Mayeron and Mike Kenyanya will take the 5th Congressional District seat and the student regent seat, respectively.

Robbery reported near the Knoll area

A former University of Minnesota student was robbed near the Knoll area around 11 p.m. Sunday night, according to a campus-wide email sent Monday morning.

Gun violence is down, but City initiatives continue

Although the number of gunshot victims is down 9 percent in 2018 compared to 2017, according to a City presentation last week, recent shootings in neighborhoods surrounding the University of Minnesota have drawn concern from residents.