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I made the right choice

I made the right choice

Feb. 15 |       It was hyped as one of the top boys’ basketball games in the metro area. The date of the Osseo-Park Center rematch was set for Friday, February 10. The rematch became a must-see event after Osseo narrowly escaped with a 70-69...

Sims-Griner combo makes Baylor stand tall

Sims-Griner combo makes Baylor stand tall

Dec. 7 |   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer     Although her taller teammate 6-8 junior center Brittney Griner typically draws most of the attention, Baylor sophomore guard Odyssey Sims stands tall in her own right. Brittney Griner      ...

Pops would have been proud

Pops would have been proud

Dec. 7 |     My father KWAME MCDONALD never let an opportunity slip by when it came to supporting the youth of St. Paul. This past month I did a little traveling to support some former prep stars as they embark on their college careers. Here is a...

Kwame McDonald: Why so many will  miss him so much

Kwame McDonald: Why so many will miss him so much

Nov. 23 |     If one wanted to get in line to share their thoughts about the late Kwame McDonald, whose columns appeared weekly on the MSR sports pages for over two decades, their patience would be sorely tested because of the long wait. “Kwame...

‘Befo’ I fly away…’: the last words of Kwame’s wisdom

‘Befo’ I fly away…’: the last words of Kwame’s wisdom

Nov. 16 |     Editor’s note: This is Senior Columnist Kwame McDonald’s final column as told to Staff Writer Charles Hallman last month.  Wize Owl is an old man who defines himself as an Afrikan in America, because he has not been afforded the...