TG member’s opinion on Donald Trump taking the Republican Nominee

Anne Thompson, Editor

May 12, 2016

When Ted Cruz suspended his political campaign early last week, it was brought to the country’s attention that Donald Trump would be the 2016 Republican Nominee. This shocked many due to his frequent bigoted comments and his unfilt...

Local Coffee Shops Review

Morgan Lunders, Contributor

May 5, 2016

Coffee is an essential for most in the mornings, and most people have their go-to places for a cup (Mr. Litecky and Caribou for example), but not enough people are aware of the amazing coffee shops around us that offer coffee for ...

Controversy of Tanning Age

Camille Lilleberg, Contributor

May 5, 2016

Minnesota has banned the use of tanning beds for all minors under the age of 18.   The law before, was if you were between the ages of 14-18, you had to get consent from your parental guardians to be able to tan, but...

Spotlight Review: The Sins of the Fathers

Anne Thompson, Editor

April 12, 2016

Decades long of child abuse scandals by Catholic priests are finally revealed on screen in the 2016 Oscar-winning Best Picture of the Year, Spotlight, directed by Tom McCarthy. It takes a riveting glimpse into the allegations of abuse in t...

Uniforms : Beneficial?

Hannah Daley, Contributer

March 30, 2016

When someone hears the words “Private School”, one of the first things that comes to mind is uniforms. This raises many questions about uniforms - are they beneficial? Are they necessary for schools to have? Why do schools...

Are We Making Prom a Bigger Deal Than it Needs to Be?

Anne Thompson, Editor

March 18, 2016

Prom. A word when brought to mind brings most girls immense stress, most boys immense agony, and most parent’s wallets immense pain. It is supposedly “The greatest night of a high schooler's life”. But in all honesty, wh...

Prom Is a HUGE Deal

Jake Pinc, Contributor

March 17, 2016

There is no question that prom is a huge deal in the Totino-Grace community. Just the word itself gives people a bolt of energy, and the chattering of the event begins. It is almost seen as a holiday with all the planning, preparat...

Protecting the Second Amendment

Matt Gullickson, Contributor

March 17, 2016

In the United states alone over 2.5 million people a year use guns as a source of protection from a dangerous situation. In those 2.5 million only 8% of attacks end in the attacker being injured or killed according to the Nati...

An open letter to our windowless school

Ella Padden, Contributor

March 16, 2016

Imagine this; it’s a lovely day outside, the sun is shining and the sky is crystal blue. And I have to get up, come to school and be hidden from the light forever. Or, at least until 2:15. Thanks for that, you over-glorified...

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