The Rubicon

Doctor explains how outside affects social distancing

Two people wearing face masks, a worker cleaning the Mary Tyler Moore statue and someone passing by, glance at each other in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
May 17, 2020
Dr. John Hick, medical director for disaster preparedness at Hennepin Healthcare, said wearing masks is a crucial step to limiting the spread of coronavirus.

Protesters of stay-at-home order surround Capitol in Operation Gridlock

A protestor holds a pro-Trump flag as vehicles surround the Minnesota State Capitol in protest of Gov. Tim Walz's efforts to combat the coronavirus pandemic. May 2, 2020.
May 11, 2020
Pro-Trump Minnesotans protested against the stay-at-home order at the Capitol May 2.

[PHOTO GALLERY] Stay at home order essentials

Here's what the print staff needs to get through this long period of social distancing in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.
April 30, 2020
Here's what the print staff needs to get through this long period of social distancing in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Turning 18 during quarantine: stay at home despite wanting adult independence

With the new independences that are gained from becoming an adult, many 18 year olds want to leave home. With COVID-19, those is now unavailable.
This lack of independence is frustrating for many teenagers and is one of their least favorite things about quarantine.
April 27, 2020
This lack of independence is frustrating for many teenagers and is one of their least favorite things about quarantine.

Minnesota theaters temporarily close with a laugh, well wishes

The Brave New Workshop, a sketch and improv comedy theater in Downtown Minneapolis, brings laughter with their marquee in the uncertain times of COVID-19.
March 27, 2020

In response to executive orders on coronavirus issued by Gov. Tim Walz, theaters across the Twin Cities have closed, but they haven't given up their duty to entertainment.

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