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Roe at risk

Now almost a half-century old, Roe v Wade (1973) is a Supreme Court case famous too many and infamous to most of the rest. In 1970, Jane Roe (a fictional name to protect the identity of the individual) sued the district attorney of her residential state of Texas and...

Confronting change

Transition from high school to college involves inevitable instability As Minnehaha's class of 2022 wraps themselves in their red polyester gowns, tug graduation caps snug over their heads and shoo the gold and white tassels out of their faces, they begin to conclude...

Here’s the scoop

A guide to making homemade frozen desserts After a long cold spring and winter, summer is finally on its way. The perfect way to celebrate is with ice cream, gelato, or sorbet and why not make it homemade! While there are many places to buy ice cream, it is...

The wild world of Wordle

Why has Wordle, a five-letter word guessing game, taken the internet by storm? Play the Talon Staff's Minnehaha-themed Wordles below: Wordle 1 Wordle 2 Wordle 3 Wordle 4  Beep, beep, beep! Your pleasant dream is shattered by your pesky alarm clock alerting you that...
Musk and war

Musk and war

Elon Musk's role in politics This September, Elon Musk, the world's richest man, lunched at a lavish, unnamed golf...

Coronavirus: Overview

Coronavirus: Overview

What on earth is happening right now? Coronavirus shuts down school, the economy, the world in April and May 2020 We...

Finding Your Career

Finding Your Career

What's Shaping Your Career Path? Knowing what you want to pursue as a career can make a large impact on the choices...

Where’s the line?

Where’s the line?

How have cultural shifts changed what comedians can joke about? Talon staff writer Luke Von Arx interviewed two...