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Women’s March on Washington

Women’s March on Washington

Cami Doman, Journalist
January 15, 2017
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On Inauguration Day, nearly 300,000 women are expected to peacefully protest in Washington, thanks to the vision of a few women. National co-chairs of Women's March on Washington include Tamika Mallory, Carmen Perez, Linda Sarsour, and Bob Bland, all with impressive and extensive backgrounds. The group has g...

Dylann Roof sentenced to death for church massacre

Dylann Roof sentenced to death for church massacre

Emma Zenzen, Journalist
January 13, 2017
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After a debate that took less than two hours, the jury for Dylann Roof decided on January 11th that the white supremacist and murderer would be sentenced to death for the church massacre that took place last year in South Carolina. On the evening of June 17th 2015, Dylann Roof, now age 22, walked into the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal church located in ...

Monsters in human skin – 4 charged with hate crimes

Monsters in human skin – 4 charged with hate crimes

James Gaffy, Journalist
January 13, 2017
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At the very beginning of January, four Chicago teenagers kidnapped and tortured a mentally handicapped boy. The events of the crime were broadcasted live on Facebook and police were made aware of these videos on Tuesday. The content is excessively graphic. Jordan Hill, Tesfaye Cooper, Brittany Covington...

Sabres Basketball Team Gains Momentum Going into Tom Bearson Night

Sabres Basketball Team Gains Momentum Going into Tom Bearson Night

Brandan Walz, Journalist
January 13, 2017
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The boys' basketball team had a game against Sauk Rapids on Tuesday night. Sartell went into the game with a record of 3-7, while Sauk Rapids was 5-5. Sauk Rapids just recently came off a big win against Alexandria as they hit a game-winning shot with 0.7 seconds left in the game. On the other hand,...

Beauty brands that aren’t only for beauty

Beauty brands that aren’t only for beauty

Faith Schlecht, Journalist
January 12, 2017
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Many people in this world, male or female, use some sort of beauty brand, and no, not all beauty brands are make-up. In a world that has many challenges, there are a limited amount of companies in the world of beauty that donate their time and money to charities around this world.  People say money tal...

Ladies bathroom report card

Ladies bathroom report card

Emma Zenzen, Journalist
January 12, 2017
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It is half way through the 2016-2017 school year, middle schoolers are still flipping water bottles, and the girls' high school bathrooms are still repulsive. Most upperclassman have an idea which stalls and dryers are the best in most of the bathrooms but may not know their way around every bathroom....

Grimmie family files lawsuit for wrongful death

Grimmie family files lawsuit for wrongful death

Holly Greer, Journalist
January 4, 2017
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Months after the fatal shooting of 22-year-old singer Christina Grimmie, her family has filed a lawsuit for wrongful death and negligent infliction of emotional distress. The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra Plaza Foundation, who owns the plaza in which Grimmie was shot on June 10th, is said to me n...

How could modern day slaves be working for you?

How could modern day slaves be working for you?

Ellie Lehto, Journalist
January 3, 2017
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Do you know who picks the cotton for the shirt you're wearing or the sugar for that soda you're drinking? None of the products we consume should be made by adults or children who are forced into labor, but that's not always the case. There are more slaves today than ever in history, and they work all...

Northern America’s glimpse at the winter solstice

Northern America’s glimpse at the winter solstice

Sloan Schwarzentraub, Journalist
January 3, 2017
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Three hours, 41  minutes, and 33 seconds, that's exactly how long the sun was out on Wednesday, December 21st, 2016. A winter solstice marks the shortest day and longest night of the year. It's when the suns comes up skimming the horizon, only to come back down in a few hours. This beautiful event...

Do you know what you’re drinking out of?

Do you know what you’re drinking out of?

Emma Zenzen, Journalist
December 24, 2016
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Have you ever wondered what the small numbers engraved into the  bottom of plastic bottles are or what they mean? Have you also noticed that our recycling bins say only for plastic one and two? These numbers aren't here to confuse you, they are here to make recycling more efficient and provides information...

Miracles of Aleppo

Miracles of Aleppo

Emma Zenzen, Journalist
December 22, 2016
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The only recent news that has been released regarding Aleppo, Syria is related to death, war, and the turmoil that has taken over the city. The city in despair has become a spotlight for negative news until stories of a few certain people have provided some heart-warming news. The first person to br...

Uber’s purposes being questioned

Uber’s purposes being questioned

Sloan Schwarzentraub, Journalist
December 21, 2016
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Uber, a modern day taxi service, whose popularity is on the rise, has been recently accused of letting their employees use the business to spy on celebrities and their ex-spouses. Uber tracks all rides, including information regarding drivers and passengers. Ward Spangenberg, the company's former...

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