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Two FBI Agents Killed in Line of Duty, First Time Since 2008

Two FBI Agents Killed in Line of Duty, First Time Since 2008

Jacob Gregor, Editor February 10, 2021

On Tuesday, February 2nd, two FBI agents were fatally shot, while three more were wounded while serving a warrant in Sunrise, Florida. This is significant because the last time an FBI agent was killed...

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Super Bowl 55: One of the Greatest Matchups Ever?

Jacob Gregor, Editor January 27, 2021

Super Bowl Sunday is one of the greatest sports holidays in the world. Although the NFL league only involves NFL teams from the United States, this event is broadcasted throughout the entire world. Whether...

Microsoft and Sony release Next-Gen consoles

Microsoft and Sony release Next-Gen consoles

Jacob Gregor, Contributor November 19, 2020

With the holiday season approaching very quickly, a brand new group of next generation consoles have been released to the public. Microsoft released their new Xbox Series X on November 10th. Sony released...

Dustin Johnson wins his first Master's tournament

Dustin Johnson wins his first Master’s tournament

Jacob Gregor, Contributor November 19, 2020

It was a spectacular sight to see the great course of Augusta National receive some of the best players in the world again. On November 12th, the 2020 Master’s finally got the green light to host one...

Josh Turner Tests Positive for Covid-19 mid World Series

Jacob Gregor, Contributor November 4, 2020

As we all know, the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Tampa Bay Rays in the 2020 World Series. After a great series, the Dodgers proved themselves victorious after six games. Despite the Dodgers having...

Big Ten Football playing through Covid-19

Jacob Gregor, Contributor November 4, 2020

It was a really great sight to see Big Ten Football starting back up this college football season. Although it does not quite feel the same, seeing the Maroon and Gold taking the field representing...

Lakers win NBA Championship to honor Kobe

Lakers win NBA Championship to honor Kobe

Jacob Gregor, Contributor October 21, 2020

On January 26, 2020, the world woke up to a shock in the news: former NBA great Kobe Bryant passed away from a helicopter crash In California. In this terrible crash, the NBA legend lost his oldest daughter...

High school football returns to Minnesota

Jacob Gregor, Contributor October 21, 2020

After a super tough decision by the Minnesota State High School League, it was confirmed that football in the state of Minnesota was not going to have a fall season. The decision to do this affected...

Tampa Bay Lightning win Stanley Cup

Tampa Bay Lightning win Stanley Cup

Jacob Gregor, Contributor October 7, 2020

Covid-19 has shocked the entire world as we know it. Many changes had to be made in order for everyone to keep living their lives the way they do. This is extremely relevant for sports around the world....

Minnesota Twins break the wrong record after the 2020 season

Minnesota Twins break the wrong record after the 2020 season

Jacob Gregor, Contributor October 7, 2020

After a red hot 2019 season, the Twins were ready to break new records this coming season. With Covid-19 coming into play, the MLB shortened their season to 60 regular season games. This meant that every...

Nuggets Shock the Clippers in 7-Game Series

Jacob Gregor, Contributor September 23, 2020
The lesson to take here is anything can happen in basketball, even when you find yourself down 3-1 in the series for the second time.
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