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Kane Brown

Kane Brown

Se Kwon, Opinions Writer

February 18, 2019


Filed under Arts&Comm, Grand forks, Se Kwon, Showcase

  Kane Brown’s ‘Live Forever’ tour took place at the Ralph Engelstad Arena on Feb 17, with two special guests, Jimmie Allen and Granger Smith. Allen got the crowd’s attention, throughout his entire performance, the audience was seen waving their arms in the air, laughing at his hi...

Helping furry friends find a home

Allyson Bento, Editor-in-Chief

February 15, 2019


Filed under Allyson Bento, Showcase, Video, Video Stories

Christmas, Birthdays and even Valentine’s Day are great holidays to bring home a new family member with four legs and soft fur, but you don’t have to wait for a special holiday to bring a new pet into your life. At Circle of Friends Humane Society there are dogs, cats and even rabbits looking for...

A family legacy dipped in chocolate

A family legacy dipped in chocolate

Quinn Robinson-Duff, Opinions Writer

February 14, 2019


Filed under Arts&Comm, Grand forks, Quinn Robinson-Duff, Showcase

Valentine’s day or chocolate giving season, whichever you prefer. It’s the time of year when couples come together in harmony and give each other heart-shaped everything. Heart-shaped pizza, heart-shaped balloons, heart-shaped pillows, heart-shaped cake and more importantly heart-shaped boxes of chocolate...

Is Valentine’s Day Breaking Your Bank?

Is Valentine’s Day Breaking Your Bank?

Cortnie Cottrell, News Writer

February 13, 2019


Filed under Cortnie Cottrell, News, Showcase, Special Edition, Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day, a holiday that has been celebrated for centuries that expresses the love and affection that one has for another. Whether it is candy or cards,  jewelry or roses, the real question is, how much are Americans spending annually on this holiday of romance? Can college students even affor...

How Successful Will Your Match be This Valentine’s Day?

How Successful Will Your Match be This Valentine’s Day?

Theresa Hanley, News Writer

February 13, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Special Edition, Theresa Hanley, Valentine's Day

In a recent study completed by WalletHub, North Dakota is one of the worst states to be single in, placed 48 out of 50, 50 being the worst. The only states worse to be single in are Arkansas and West Virginia, respectively. The study had three different areas of focus that led to their findings; dat...

Goodbye Sweethearts

Goodbye Sweethearts

Madison Feltman, News Editor

February 12, 2019


Filed under Madison Feltman, News, Showcase, Special Edition, Valentine's Day

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, stores have their shelves filled to the brim with festive candy. One popular hate-to-love or love-to-hate candy has not made its way to shelves this 2019 Valentine’s Day season, Sweethearts Conversation Hearts. This will mark the first Valentine’s Day wit...

The Origin of Valentine’s Day

Mason Dunleavy, Opinion Writer

February 12, 2019


Filed under History, Mason Dunleavy, Opinion, Showcase, Special Edition, Valentine's Day

Oh, the joyous time of Valentine’s day. Several weeks before February 14th the stores are littered with pink, white and red, the seemingly symbolic colors of Valentine’s day. Seeing this every year has me questioning the true meaning of this yet another hallmark holiday.   This questi...

Two Different Views on Valentines Day

Two Different Views on Valentines Day

Se Kwon, Opinion Writer

February 12, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Se Kwon, Showcase, Special Edition

Valentine’s Day, also known as the day some people get spoiled with chocolates, flowers and cute Valentine’s Day cards. I am aware that not everyone gets to receive chocolates and cute gifts, but I think Valentine’s Day is actually a fabulous concept. When I think of Valentine’s Day, I automat...

The Day After

The Day After

Megan Vogt, Opinion Editor

February 12, 2019


Filed under Megan Vogt, Opinion, Showcase, Special Edition, Valentine's Day

Let me start out by saying I hate Valentines day. I hate it. I don’t get it. I never understood why people celebrate a day of love. Ew. Gross. Not me at all. But I will say that the best part about Valentine's day is the day after. The wonderful day of Feb. 15.   The day of discounted candy. How wonderful i...

Two Different Views on Valentine’s Day

Two Different Views on Valentine’s Day

Quinn Robinson-Duff, Opinion Writer

February 12, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Quinn Robinson-Duff, Showcase, Special Edition

Valentine’s Day, some hate it some love it. But one thing is for sure, it does not matter. The tradition started as early as the 5th century during the Roman empire. “It's thought that as part of the celebrations, boys drew names of girls from a box. They'd be boyfriend and girlfriend during t...

Stop Making Excuses

Stop Making Excuses

Quinn Robinson-Duff, Opinions Writer

February 5, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Quinn Robinson-Duff, Showcase

Stop making excuses. Every day we run into people who always have an excuse for something in life. “Oh, I just have no time, I wouldn’t even know where to start, it’s so hard to be successful at that.” Well guess what, something worth obtaining in life always has its challenges and difficulties...

College Cat Lady

College Cat Lady

Maddie TwoCrow, Opinions Writer

February 5, 2019


Filed under Maddie TwoCrow, Opinion, Showcase

I’ve been in college for six semesters. I’ve spent four of them by myself, and two with a couple of cats. If I could do it all over again, I’d get the cats as soon as I could live somewhere that would allow them. My cats, Aleister and Gucci, are both rescues from Circle of Friends Humane Societ...

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