The St. Paul teachers union is expected to vote on a tentative contract, and the president discusses a bipartisan bill to help improve the federal background check system for gun ownership. Director Sophie Carson has today’s News in :90.
St. Thomas men’s hockey backup goalie Andrew Rohkohl was named MIAC men’s hockey player of the week. Women’s goalie Kenzie Torpy also was named MIAC player of the week. Men’s and women’s swim and dive both took home the MIAC title. This is Sports :60 for February, 20, 2018.
Following the 30th mass shooting in the U.S. this year, Opinions Editor Sam Miner argues that offering “thoughts and prayers” is no longer sufficient.
Don Briel, the founder of the Catholic Studies program at the St. Thomas, is in hospice care after being diagnosed with an untreatable form of leukemia last month.
Despite bringing the score to a one-point game late in the second half, the St. Thomas men’s basketball team fell to rival St. John’s 57-50 Saturday in front of more than 1,700 fans at Schoenecker Arena.