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In early September, about 15, 000 Minnesota nurses walked off their jobs in pursuit of better wages and conditions. Now, there is a possibility of another nurses strike, after a Minnesota Nurses Association vote on November 30th.
A Look Back on Minnesota's Nurses Strike
Grace Bischoff, Managing Editor • November 20, 2022

In early September, about 15, 000 Minnesota nurses walked off their jobs in pursuit of better wages and working conditions. This three day strike...

Block in close proximity to the school where the shooting took place and
where the three victims were shot.
Following the shooting on Lake Street last Friday, the South High Administration tightened security measures.
Asisa Museid, Staff Writer • November 3, 2022

Last Friday at the Lake Street 2200 intersection there was a shooting around the time of South High dismissal at roughly 3:00 pm. Considering...

A fist representing fights that happened at the beginning of the year at South.
Recent fights at South
Nyomie Ferguson, Staff Writer • November 3, 2022

Fights in the South are not uncommon, many students have had brewing conflicts and decide to settle it with each other physically rather than...

Coffman Memorial Union, at the University of Minnesota, was the site of a bomb threat on September 21. The university’s response to the incident demonstrates the strength of their communication system, with a South PSEO student saying that “they sent out text messages and emails to everyone about the bomb threat.” Similar threats occurred the same day throughout Minnesota high schools, allowing students to compare the two school systems’ responses.
Bomb threat and shooter report amplify differences between Twin Cities schools
Noelle Hendricks, Staff Writer • October 24, 2022

The beginning of the 2022 school year was marked by two threats to Twin Cities educational institutions - a bomb threat at the University of...

We shouldn’t have any excuses to not want to be in school when we get back
We shouldn’t have any excuses to not want to be in school when we get back
Shanell Gordon, Staff Writer • May 27, 2020

This Stay at Home Order has been very frustrating because I had to stay in the house for the most part. Plus I had a lot of plans that I had to cancel because of...

Kindness and compassion have never been so valuable
Kindness and compassion have never been so valuable
Eamonn Briem, Multimedia Editor • May 27, 2020

Kindness is key.  The willingness to supersede frustration, impatience and negativity in the pursuit of kindness is something that everyone especially people our...

School closure has helped grant me the freedom that I needed
School closure has helped grant me the freedom that I needed
Quentin Wolf, Staff Writer • May 27, 2020

This "vacation" that we have received from this virus has had pros and cons. While it is very unfortunate that many are dying, and will continue to die, school closure...

Senior Hodan Ibrahim leaving in school suspension room, after a misunderstanding with a dean after being in the halls during free period.
Is the increase of hall skipping and poor attendance caused by the budget cuts and lack of teachers?
Asisa Museid, Staff Writer • October 25, 2022

Whether in the Commons, halls, or bathrooms, students seem to be passing the time somewhere other than class. Since the start of school this...

Southerner staff writers reflect on the art and media they consumed over the summer. Image credits, clockwise: Domino Recording Company (Freakout/Release), FX (The Bear), 20th Century Studios (The Hate U Give), Hodan Ibrahim (KCON), CBS (Criminal Minds)
Arts and Entertainment Summer Roundup
Elliott Austin, Noelle Hendricks, Griffin Larson, Hodan Ibrahim, Ikram Mohamed, and Faisa Mohamed November 18, 2022

Summer is a time for students to relax. This often allows students to consume and appreciate art and media more. This article highlights five...

The Ultimate Frisbee mixed team posing for a picture together after a four game tournament.
An overview of South Fall sports
Kristian Herrera Amigon, Staff Writer • November 9, 2022

Sports are a very important part of the South community. Even with busy lives and rigorous academics, athletes manage to show up to practice,...

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Griffin Larson
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Peter Dang is a Sophomore at South. This is his first year doing newspaper, although he wanted to join...

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