Issue 722

It’s Quiet on the Ice

By Buer Carlie / January 26, 2023

“Everyone deserves to play hockey,” says Annie Bell. A few moments later they explain how hockey arenas often feel toxic…

A Day In The Life – Chelsey Falzone

By Linda Raines / January 26, 2023

Where did you grow up? Lake Elmo, Minn. I grew up a few doors down from a snow tubing hill…

One of Our Heroes: Ila Borders

By Aurora Smith / January 26, 2023

Ila Borders is not your average athlete, nor is she your average human. “I had a different dream,” Borders says.…

Dropping The Puck For Our Community

By Randy Stern / January 26, 2023

When the National Hockey League’s Minnesota Wild take to the ice on March 7 inside the Xcel Energy Center in…

“Holding Court” – Stonewall Sports Twin Cities Swears the Best Thing To Do With a Ball is Pickle It

By Terrance Griep / January 26, 2023

If you were to find yourself, upon waking from a sleepwalk, softly aiming your dink toward your neighbor’s kitchen, you…

Todd About Town: Explore Guadalajara, Mexico: Home of the 2023 Gay Games

By Todd P. Walker / January 26, 2023

Travel has happily returned in full swing following the pandemic, and I for one am fully on board!  Recently I…

From The Editor: We’re All In The Game

By Randy Stern / January 26, 2023

You probably never heard of TJ House. That is, unless you’re a serious baseball person. In December, the former Major…

LGBTQ Sports Directory

By Linda Raines / January 26, 2023

The Twin Cities metro is home to a remarkable number of athletes who identify as LGBTQ and Allies. The sports…

Senior Sports in the LGBTQ Community: A Real Home Run

By Susan Swavely / January 26, 2023

It might seem like a daunting thing: keeping up an active lifestyle as you age, but the truth is, nothing…

A Word In Edgewise: Boa Constrictors, Inside and Out: Guthrie’s “The Little Prince”

By E.B. Boatner / January 26, 2023

I wonder, if at age14 as I struggled with French irregular verbs, a grownup exhorting, “Memorize all the words, and…

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