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Teens increased caffeine consumption brings concern

Teens increased caffeine consumption brings concern

Marie Lecuyer, Copy Editor

November 12, 2018

Young adults are experiencing health drawbacks of consuming caffeine daily starting at such a young age. This generation especially is turning to caffeine to resolve stress and exhaustion. Students are also using caffeine to improve their athletic performances. Adults are becoming increasingly concerned...

‘Hero Fund’ gives back to local first responders

‘Hero Fund’ gives back to local first responders

Abigail Begin, Field Editor

November 30, 2017

John Greenberg's small donation of money to provide free coffee for local emergency service workers has started a new program called the Hero Fund and has inspired a chain reaction in the Stillwater community to donate as well. The Hero fund is based out of the Daily Grind Espresso Cafe in down...

Black Dog Cafe offers diversity of local artist, great food

Black Dog Cafe offers diversity of local artist, great food

Ava De Jonge, In Studio Video Editor

February 16, 2017

Many students are tired of the same restaurants around Stillwater. Students want an affordable and an artistic place to go hang out or eat. A centerpiece of Saint Paul and the Lowertown neighborhood, the Black Dog is a cozy yet chic trending cafe among the teenage population.   The Black Dog is located ...

Big coffee brands trending

Big coffee brands trending

Sarah McCarthy, Photographer

April 26, 2016

  Everyone has heard of big coffee shop brands such as Starbucks, Caribou, or Dunn Brothers, but few people know the truth about these brands. Although coffee is naturally good for one's health, when high calorie sugars, milks and sweetners are added, the healthy part about coffee becomes unre...

Starbucks brings touch screen face-to-face with local barista

Starbucks brings touch screen face-to-face with local barista

Hannah Drake, Layout Editor

November 17, 2015

Many people do not like waiting in line for anything, and the only thing worse is waiting in line while inside a car at a Starbucks drive-thru. This coffee business is hoping to ease the pain of waiting in line by letting their customers get a more personal experience. Starbucks drive-thru lanes ar...

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