Fernando Botero, Sports Struggles, and LeBron’s Surprise

This week’s edition covers stories from September 14th to September 20th, 2023. Today’s issue is 750 words, a 5-minute read. Mateo talks Latine artist Fernando Botero, MN Viking’s Alexander Mattison recieved racist and violent messages, LeBron James’ visit to Lourdes High School in Rochester, MN. Good Morning and Happy Thursday! Can you believe that it’s almost fall already? Summer is officially drawing to a […]

Fallece Mario Duarte, Fundador de La Prensa de Minnesota

El pasado sábado 16 de septiembre la comunidad latina de Minnesota se despidió de un destacado líder, Mario Duarte, fundador del periódico “La Prensa de Minnesota”. Duarte, nacido el 17 de febrero de 1938 en El Salvador, falleció a la edad de 85 años, dejando un legado perdurable en el ámbito del periodismo local y […]

Morning Brew: Discover Autumn’s Charm & Exciting Updates

This week’s edition covers stories from September 7th to September 13th, 2023. Today’s issue is 700 words, a 5-minute read. Isabella talks bridges, autumn leaves, new podcast series, Apple’s iOS17, Chef Yia Vang’s new restaurant, and 50th Anniversary of Chile’s 1973 coup Buenasss NewPrensa readers! So, I was strolling through the colorful Winchell trail in South Minneapolis the other day, sipping on my mate tea, and […]

Fall Updates and Inmate Protests

This week’s edition covers stories from August 31st to September 6th, 2023. Today’s issue is 515 words, a 4-minute read. Ebe talks fall season and Stillwater Correction Facility protest Hi, folks. Ebe’s back–back again–tell your friends. In the spirit of the upcoming fall season, I’ve been filling my free time with horror movies, making spooky art, and getting into goth music (check out our NewMusica […]

GOP Debate Extravanganza

This week’s edition covers stories from August 24th to August 30th, 2023. Today’s issue is 1000 words, a 7.5-minute read. Isabella and Mateo talk 2024 GOP Primary Debate antics, the Uber/Lyft wage proposal and updates, and NewPrensa’s classic State Fair picks. Good morning readers,  We have arrived at the end of August and it’s officially State Fair season. If you haven’t stopped by, you […]

Celebrating Twin Cities’ Music Makers & Shakers

This week’s edition covers stories from August 17th to August 23rd, 2023. Today’s issue is 900 words, an 7-minute read. Isabella and Mateo talk Latiné DJ Cristian Baca and Minnesota’s Water Wave TV Buenos dias readers,  We’d like to introduce you to a new NewPrensa writer, Mateo Peralta. He’s our Communications intern at NewPublica and a recent UW-Madison grad, glad to be […]

Rhythms of Resilience: Dj Baca’s Quest through Twin Cities’ Sonic Landscape

Sold Out First Avenue Headline Show 📸 Cristian Baca by Isabella Silva-Biotti Nestled in the heart of the Twin Cities, where the Mississippi River weaves through a diverse landscape, an extraordinary urban symphony unfolds beneath the vibrant glow of neon lights. Meet Cristian Baca, a Mexican-American DJ whose presence resonates through the dynamic Minneapolis music […]

Punk Tragedy, Trump Indicted, & Climate Win

This week’s edition covers stories from August 4th to August 16th, 2023. Today’s issue is 1000 words, an 8-minute read. Isabella and Ebe talk Trump and the Georgia indictment and the Nudieland tragedy in Minneapolis last Friday.  Buenos dias readers,  Isabella here. We’re halfway through August. While some are sad that the Summer is coming to an end, others are hyped about the Fall. Nevertheless, […]

While The Summer is Still Here

This week’s edition covers stories from August 3rd to August 9th, 2023. Isabella talks National Museum of Mexican Art, Radio Arte, and Diverse Youth-led Broadcasting. Today’s issue is 730 words, a 5.5-minute read. Buenos dias readers,  Embarking on a week-long journey through the enchanting streets of Chicago, I immersed myself in a captivating world of art that surpassed the ordinary. While […]

Helene’s Farewell and Cannabis Legalization in Minnesota!

This week’s edition covers stories from July 27th to August 2nd, 2023. Today’s issue is 725 words, a 5.5-minute read. Isabella and Helene talk legal Cannabis in Minnesota, pop-culture updates, and passing of Ricky Cobb II from police incident.  Good morning, readers! Helene here. First, an update for all of you: this will be our last edition of NewPrensa together. I’m leaving NewPublica […]