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Additions possible for Minnesota Constitution

Additions possible for Minnesota Constitution

Elise Truman, Online Editor

March 5, 2019


Filed under Focus, In-Depth

The United States Constitution was established in 1789 and is the supreme law of the United States. However, each state has its own constitution, focused more on day-to-day operations, as ordained by the tenth amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Minnesota’s constitution was established in 1858 and has...

The U.S. President intends to build a wall

The U.S. President intends to build a wall

Cady Solberg, SNO and Social Media Editor

February 16, 2019


Filed under Political Opinion

President Donald Trump has been fighting for a border wall between the United States and Mexico since he became president back in 2016. He wants the wall to stop illegal immigration and drug trafficking in the United States. The president is trying to do what he believes is the best although as a citiz...

Minnesota female athletes inspire future generations

Minnesota female athletes inspire future generations

Logan Huber, Distribution Reporter

March 25, 2018


Filed under Sports

Many students have important people in their lives who they like to call role models. Whether it is in sports, academics, music or just in life in general, these are people others look up to and inspire them. Many students have been inspired and affected by the athletes of the United States in t...

Healthcare: right, not privilege

Healthcare: right, not privilege

Anna Koenning, Social Media Reporter

May 4, 2017


Filed under Political Opinion

Healthcare is here to take care of the American people, that is, unless the people are old, sick, female, or of a low-income household. That is the way President Donald Trump recently unveiled his subsequently defeated healthcare bill he repeatedly promised on the campaign trail. Speaker of th...

New culture educates exchange student

New culture educates exchange student

Emalyn Brandt, Copy Editor

May 10, 2016


Filed under Focus, Photo Slide Shows

Leaving with an abundant amount of 'See you soon's and 'Good luck's in her heart and mind, junior foreign exchange student Kamila begins a new chapter of her life in the United States.  After landing from the over 10 hour and 6,000 thousand mile plane ride, Kamila is ready to embark what awaits ...

US should not get involved in Saudi-Yemen conflict

US should not get involved in Saudi-Yemen conflict

Sam Buckrey, Online Editor

May 15, 2015


Filed under Political Opinion

The Middle East is rampant with wars over Islam, ISIS in Iran and Houthis in Yemen. Saudi Arabia is warring against Houthis, a Shia group supported by Iran, to bring peace to Yemen and the Middle East. There is turmoil throughout the Middle East, strengthened by the tensions between the Sunnis and Shias. ...