Stories

Emotions of eating

Think before you eat Are you letting your emotions affect your appetite? By Erin Mortenson Talon staff writer It’s a Sunday afternoon, the Vikings are on and they aren’t doing so well. To help numb the pain of our team losing, you grab a bag of chips  and a pop. …

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Silly Bandz

These rubber wristbands are a common site in the halls this year....

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Seeing through Twilight

What's behind the appeal of a best-selling book and movie built around ... vampires?

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A unique sport

Think lacrosse is a challenge? Try playing on a horse. Freshman Vanda Niemi tells of her adventurous experiences while competing in this uncommon activity By Dominique Hlavac Talon staff writer It was her first tournament. The sky was cloudy, and the heat of the game was on. With just seconds …

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Hockey by the book

M.A. boys play hockey by the book New coach assigned one book and three essays as summer homework to prepare team By Elleni Oberle Talon staff writer “I could tell that they put a lot of effort into them [essays] and learned a lot,” Minnehaha Academy boy’s varsity hockey coach …

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Team unites three schools

The Saints co-op team includes athletes from St. Agnes and St. Croix Lutheran as well as Minnehaha Academy.

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Specializing in sports

Does it make sense to stick with just one sport? Experts weigh the pros and cons; for many, playing different sports proves healthiest By Karl Hedlund Talon staff writer Sophomore Eamonn Manion is quitting basketball this year.  Manion enjoyed the basketball season last year on the freshman team, he missed …

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International Project

Minnehaha's international project interns have decided to make Haiti the focus for this school year.

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Using your rights

Making your voice heard is your right …but with it comes responsibility by Brigid Kelly Talon staff writer We know how to listen, think and communicate – some of us have been taught how to use these skills for up to 18 years. Whether it’s a discussion at the dinner …

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Alum on Pulitzer Team

Michelle Ma ('03) was part of the Seattle Times staff awarded the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for breaking news reporting. She shares her story with The Talon.

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