The Rubicon

Few local businesses in the Twin Cities are surviving the pandemic

The Wine Thief Shop

Tana Ososki, RubicOnline

May 15, 2020

Because so many businesses are struggling it is super important for anyone who is planning on getting take out or buying other things, to try their best to buy from local shops.

Saint Paul runs on Dunkin’

Many Minnesotans will now be able to taste Dunkin's infamous fresh donuts and smooth coffee because of the accessible location.

Lara Cayci, RubicOnline

November 4, 2019

Luckily, with this location opening on Snelling, donuts and coffee will now be easily accessible to SPA students before or after-school.

German exchange student looks back on visit to Minnesota

The German Exchange students took photos during every leg of their journey. This one was taken at the Minnesota State Capitol.

Josefine Harms, Guest Writer

October 30, 2019

German Exchange student Josefine Harms expresses her fellow classmates experience with American culture.

St. Paul Safety erodes as gun violence continues

Javier SanMiguel Yanez has to leave behind his Wife,  Kayla, and his four children — Javier, Emilia, Isabel and Petra.

Lara Cayci, RubicOnline

October 13, 2019

Twenty-three people have been killed in St. Paul so far this year, just one short of its deadliest year in the past decade: 24 for all of 2017.

Week one of the German exchange: komplett

There are posters all over the school reading

Lynn Reynolds, Production Manager

October 2, 2019

The German exchange students have spent the first week visiting classes, and will spend more time exploring Minnesota next week.

Two countries, many perspectives: a few words from the exchanges

Spanish Exchange student Carlota Casamayor laughs at her funny experiences in Minnesota.

Tana Ososki, RubicOnline

September 28, 2019

German and Spanish exchange visitors share their favorite memories from their time in Minnesota.

Mayor Melvin Carter announces $15 minimum wage ordinance

Visual comparison of $15 (the newly proposed minimum) to $7.87 (the old minimum wage).

Salah Abdulkarim, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018

After the St. Paul mayor announced a $15 minimum wage ordinance, students weigh the benefits and challenges.

Bike Classic serves as an opportunity to get involved

Students cheer on bikers biking along the Mississippi River at the Bike Classic.

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

September 9, 2018

St. Paul's 24th annual Bike Classic attracted student volunteers, many of whom completing sophomore service hours.

St. Paul enforces pedestrian crosswalk laws

Led by St. Paul Smart Trips, drivers will be ticketed if they do not stop for pedestrians in crosswalks.

Nitya Thakkar, RubicOnline Editor

May 6, 2018

Led by St. Paul Smart Trips, drivers will be ticketed if they do not stop for pedestrians in crosswalks.

Carter and Frey win, mayoral election results

Carter and Frey win, mayoral election results

Ellie Findell, RubicOnline Production Manager

November 8, 2017

On Nov 7 the elections took place with mayoral wins by Melvin Carter and Jacob Frey.