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Get fit at Fit Revolution

Get fit at Fit Revolution

Molly Faris, Staff Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under Features

Are you someone trying to find an alternative meal replacement that is quick, healthy and easy? Are you an athlete looking for a place to bond with your team? Or do you have a sweet tooth, but are trying to eat healthy? Well, I have the perfect place for you. Fit Revolution, located on 26th and Minnesot...

The Bachelor recap: week five

The Bachelor recap: week five

Chloe Crissman, Staff Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

As far as drama in this episode goes, I was entertained. Not with the drama between the girls, because let’s face it, very few of the girls have personalities, but with the drama involving Arie and Krystal. Buckle up for this week, on the Bachelor. The fifth episode begins with the perfectly tanned women biking ...

American Idol returning in 2018

American Idol returning in 2018

Somer Luitjens, Staff Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under News

After taking a season off, the ABC Television Network is bringing back the popular singing show, American Idol, with new judges, a new look and brand new contestants ready to make their dreams come true. The nationwide search for the next American Idol kicked off in August traveling everywhere f...

Ansari assault scandal; what are the standards of sexual assault?

Ansari assault scandal; what are the standards of sexual assault?

Summer Ericson, OP-ED Editor

January 31, 2018


Filed under Editorials

I am proud to live to see the #metoo movement. I completely support it and encourage everyone affected by sexual assault to speak out. But I feel as if the objective of the movement is sometimes changed or altered to be something that it isn’t. Recent accusations against Aziz Ansari, my favorite male-comedia...

If Gambino’s got the game, then why is it going?

If Gambino’s got the game, then why is it going?

Lauren Teller, Staff Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

With great remorse and regret, I must inform you that Donald Glover, has announced his plans to officially retire his stage persona Childish Gambino. While showing off his shiny new Grammy award, Glover sadly confirmed the many rumours of his upcoming album as his last. “I stand by that," G...

NBA All-Star draft

NBA All-Star draft

Landon DeBoer, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018


Filed under Sports

The NBA has squandered a large opportunity to make money off of televising the NBA All-Star draft. This is the first time that the NBA has had an All-Star draft, shying away from the previous format of the Eastern Conference versus the Western Conference. With this interesting, new format of the leadi...

COMEBACK$ZN

COMEBACK$ZN

Hunter Merkley, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018


Filed under Sports

Coming out of college, Johnny Manziel was one of the most highly sought after draft prospects. He had just won the Heisman and almost brought Texas A&M to a national championship. Not to mention he threw for a total of 7,820 yards in his two year career as an Aggie, but what happened to him once...

Bye-bye darling, hello BORNS

Bye-bye darling, hello BORNS

Hannah Hansen, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

It is not every day one gets to witness live music from the voice of someone in the music industry - however, concert goers who attended the BØRNS concert at the Palace Theatre in St. Paul, MN last Thursday experienced this first-hand. With opening acts from Mikky Ekko and Charlotte Cardin, fans were...

Semester tests do what exactly?

Semester tests do what exactly?

Brita Quello, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018


Filed under Editorials

As this last semester just came to an end, I reflected and wondered if the hassle is all worth it. Semester tests are a reflection of what we have all learned throughout the semester, right? LHS students work hard throughout the year to achieve and uphold their grades to the level that they desire....

Afghanistan bombing kills 95, injures more

Afghanistan bombing kills 95, injures more

Katie Osmundson, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018


Filed under News

Afghan civilians are faced with more grief this week as a suicide bomber detonated an explosive in a crowded shopping area Saturday morning  just one week after 22 were killed in a luxury hotel bombing. The bombing has killed at least 95 people and injured 158 others in Afghanistan’s capital, ...

Apple and Malala: The fruit of education gets a boost

Apple and Malala: The fruit of education gets a boost

Timothy Stolp, Staff Writer

January 29, 2018


Filed under News

Malala Yousafzai once said, “One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world.” The young activist, who believes in the power of education, is getting help from a different source than the ones she cites in her famous quote. Apple, the technology company that needs no introduction, has pa...

Dear Oprah, please don´t

Dear Oprah, please don´t

Lauren Teller, Staff Writer

January 20, 2018


Filed under Editorials

"That is an aha moment for me.¨ You may or may not have known that phrase to be one of many of the wonderful Queen and supposed future presidential candidate’s, Oprah Winfrey. Last Saturday, Jan. 7, as I watched Oprah accept the Cecil B. DeMille lifetime achievement at the Golden Globes, I coul...