The Sword


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Mara Grau




  • Elon Musk's SpaceX;
  • St. Paul Rolls Out New Basic Life Support Rigs;
  • Instagram Takes on Body Image Issues;
  • Mattel Introduces Gender-Neutral Doll;
  • Bankruptcy for Forever 21;
  • California Becomes First State to Pay College Athletes;
  • Investigators Identify the Deadly Chemical Found in Vapes;
  • Officer Who Shot Her Neighbor Found Guilty of Murder;
  • Update on the Hong Kong Protests;


  • Another Day in Trump's America;
  • Ethnic Studies are Missing the Mark Left and Right;
  • Gen Z is Turning Out to be One of the Best Generations;
  • Police in Schools: For Better or Worse?;
  • Impeachment is in the Air;
  • Increased Gun Violence in St. Paul;
  • 2019 Halloween Costume Guide;
  • Is California Opening up Pandora's Box by Paying College Athletes?;


  • CSP Soccer Team Earns First Ever National Ranking;
  • CSP Volleyball Off to Another Good Start;
  • Golden Bear Men's Basketball Season Preview;
  • Concordia's Esports Team Gears Up for Inaugural Season;
  • CSP Cross Country Sets Sights on NSIC and NCAA Championships;
  • CSP Football Continues Strong Season;
  • CSP Golf Teams Head into Final Tournaments of the Season;
  • Loons Secure First MLS Playoff Appearance;
  • Golden Bear Women's Basketball Looks to Build on Last Season's Success;
  • Minnesota Wild Season Preview;
  • Timberwolves Hopeful for Success After an Eventful Offseason;

Arts and Variety:

  • What is Forbidden? 20th Anniversary of the Women's Art Institute;
  • Food Review: The True Home of the Juicy Lucy;
  • Book Review: The Sword of Shannara;
  • Music Spotlight: Phong Mai;
  • Into the Dreadwoods for the Last Time;
  • Golden Bears Leave Their Mark at AIGA Design Camp 2019;
  • Artist Spotlight: Skye Fuller;
  • Review: Saturday Night Live's 45th Season Premier;
  • Movie Review: Abominable;
  • Music Review: Marina Dazzles at The Orpheum;

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