The best stories being published on the SNO Sites network

Best of SNO

The best stories being published on the SNO Sites network

Best of SNO

The best stories being published on the SNO Sites network

Best of SNO

Stories from Columbia Heights High School
Armenian people deserve recognition, so much more
Opinions

Marshall Durand Mesrobian | May 17, 2021

My grandfather has this joke. It’s most likely not his and I can’t remember exactly how to tell it, but it goes something like this: “A Chinese man, a Russian man, a Turkish man and an Armenian man…

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Hijab ban passed by French senate raises concerns over Islamophobia
Opinions

Yasmin Mohamed | April 30, 2021

Since 1905, France has been practicing laïcité, also known as secularism, which means that the state has to remain neutral, neither supporting or denouncing any religion. France is also home to over…

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Recent rise in hate crimes concerns nation, communities of color
Opinions

Fartun Ahmed | April 2, 2021

America was built on the oppression, suppression, inequity and savagery inflicted on minorities, so hate crimes are nothing new in this country. Starting with the genocide of Indigenous people to the dark…

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District remembers benevolent lives of two cherished staff members
News

Kwot Anwey | March 26, 2021

One can only imagine the toll that two staff deaths in one school district can take on a community, especially in such a short amount of time. The sudden passings of Ms. Karen Crotty of North Park Elementary…

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Golden Globe nominated film bears concerns over ableism
Arts & Entertainment

Sol Schindler | March 23, 2021

When my sister was eight years old she sang “Chandelier” by Sia at the top of her lungs with my mother and me. Over and over again, the song would play throughout our small apartment. My sister saw…

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No more flavors in Fridley: A rise in tobacco use leads city council to enact ban
News

Fartun Ahmed | December 16, 2020

The city council in Fridley, Minnesota recently passed a law restricting the sale of flavored tobacco products within city limits. This two-part series concludes with an overview of modern-day tobacco…

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One Seed Dos Flores: A Doctor, Lawyer and the Armed Forces
Audio

Gissel Inamagua | November 30, 2020

Today, Gissel and Dasy talk about the influence that immigrants parents have on their children’s career choices and from where the push to pursue STEM-related careers and high-earning jobs comes.  [Music…

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Restorative Justice aims to rehabilitate discipline in schools
Opinions

Sol Schindler | November 4, 2020

Columbia Heights High School prides itself on its “no tolerance” policy when it comes to bullying, fighting, weapons and more on school grounds. Now that the High School has largely been in the “Heights…

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