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Five murdered and two injured in Norway shooting

Five murdered and two injured in Norway shooting

Alyssa Abke, Editor October 14, 2021

On Wednesday, October 13, 2021, Norway had its deadliest attack since July 2011 in Kongsberg, as a man armed with a bow and arrow went on a rampage. Police stated that at least five people were killed...

Mass Shooting in St. Paul Bar Leaves 1 Dead and 14 Injured

Mass Shooting in St. Paul Bar Leaves 1 Dead and 14 Injured

Jacob Gregor, Contributor October 13, 2021

On early morning Sunday, October 10, three men opened fire on a crowd near Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul just after midnight. The shooting took place at the Seventh Street Truck Park Bar. Two of the men...

End SARS; the viral Twitter movement from nigeria

End SARS; the viral Twitter movement from nigeria

Jaden Welborn, Author November 20, 2020

Social media platforms like Twitter and Instagram carry the torch in advocating for social justice; attempting to bring attention to and reprimand disparate treatment and societal inequalities. Instagram...

Juice WRLD, Dead at 21

Juice WRLD, Dead at 21

Remembering Jarad Higgins
Casey McCabe, Opinion Editor December 13, 2019

With the end of the decade came the end of one of its brightest and youngest stars.  On December 8, 2019, Juice WRLD, real name Jarad Anthony Higgins was pronounced dead by the Cook County medical examiner’s...

Students for a Democratic Society: disarm the police!

Students for a Democratic Society: disarm the police!

Tiana Meador, Editor in Chief November 25, 2019

No, the title you just read is not clickbait, sadly. Earlier this month, University of Minnesota's Chapter of Students for a Democratic Society stood outside of Coffman Memorial Union, speaking to passerbyers...

Downtown Minneapolis, Nicollet Mall. Image courtesy of iStock.

Minneapolis police are failing downtown

Addison Scufsa, A&E Editor October 10, 2019

Before I started working at a hotel in downtown Minneapolis, I had little experience wandering around the area. Having to commute daily via the light rail station at Nicollet or the Hawthorne parking...

Real-life image of our suspect, courtesy of iStock by Getty Images. Just a joke, but you get the point.

UMN’s police force fails to protect when students need it most

Tiana Meador, Editor in Chief September 12, 2019

On Thursday, Sep. 12th UMN PD sent out an alarming warning, "U of M Twin Cities: Attempted Abduction at 7:10 am near 4th Ave SE/6th St SE. Suspect is Male wearing blue hoodie and blue sweatpants. USE...

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