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Star Wars: The Force Awakens Grabs Audiences Everywhere

By Derrick Ernst Director: J.J. Abrams │Running Time: 135 minutes │Rated: PG-13 │Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi │Notable Cast: John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Harrison Ford “[Looking at Finn.] I have lived long enough to see the same eyes in different people. I see your eyes…I know your eyes.” – Maz Kanata (Lupita Nyong’o) As the lights dim and ever familiar chords rattle one’s ears, there is a strange
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Suzy and Hondo School of Dance Rings in New Year

By Whitney Jackson On Thursday, December 31st people were smiling, games were being played, and music was urging attendees to get up out of their chairs and move to the beat as the Suzy and Hondo School of Dance kicked off a vibrant and entertaining New Year’s Eve party. The event lasted until well past midnight and included a social hour, an elegant dinner, a performance from a live band,
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The Talley Gallery—Art Traveling Through Time

By Kelsey Jacobson Photos by Andrew Persson [twitter url="http://www.northernstudentonline.com/2015/03/06/the-talley-gallery-art-traveling-through-time/" float="left"][fbshare url="http://www.northernstudentonline.com/2015/03/06/the-talley-gallery-art-traveling-through-time/"][linkedin_share url="http://www.northernstudentonline.com/2015/03/06/the-talley-gallery-art-traveling-through-time/"]   In Bridgeman Hall, you will find a gallery displaying many different kinds of art from professional artists around the world and in Minnesota. The Talley Gallery has been part of BSU since the ’70s. In 1975, the gallery was dedicated to Ila Mae Talley, who shared her abilities and passion for art with students. The opening of
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Big Crappies in a Small Town

By Samuel Moore [twitter url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2015/01/16/big-crappies-in-a-small-town/" float="left"][fbshare url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2015/01/16/big-crappies-in-a-small-town/"][linkedin_share url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2015/01/16/big-crappies-in-a-small-town/"]   It is no secret. In Bemidji, Minnesota people are blessed with not only a beautiful place to live, but a phenomenal area to fish.  From big water walleye lakes to small hidden gems with big panfish, Bemidji has a lot to offer a hard water freak. Personally, I am unique in the fact that big panfish (Crappies, Bluegills, and Perch) get
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Wily Winter Coyotes

By Andrew Persson [twitter url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/12/10/wily-winter-coyotes/" float="left"][fbshare url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/12/10/wily-winter-coyotes/" type="button"][linkedin_share url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/12/10/wily-winter-coyotes/"] [hr] [caption id="attachment_3874" align="alignleft" width="200"] A scoped rifle is a very important piece of equipment to have when chasing coyotes. It allows for longer shots to be made on these wary animals.[/caption] Now that the deer season for rifle hunters has come to an end, many sportsmen will be hitting the hard-water to start putting early season fish on the ice.
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Fall Feathers: October Turkey Hunting

Story and Photos by Andrew Persson [twitter url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/10/09/fall-feathers-october-turkey-hunting/" float="left"][fbshare url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/10/09/fall-feathers-october-turkey-hunting/" type="button"][linkedin_share url="http://northernstudentonline.com/2014/10/09/fall-feathers-october-turkey-hunting/"] [hr] Fall is an extremely busy time for any hunter, and once the month of October hits almost all game species are being sought after by Minnesota’s sportsmen. Between chasing deer, geese, ducks, grouse and many other animals, it is hard to imagine that there is time for people to set their sights on anything else; however, squeezing