Note: All were written for the St. Paul Pioneer Press between 1998-2007

Lonely at the Top: A ‘great giant’ struggles to fit into a world that wasn’t built for him

Faith and Quake: Youth Encounter recruiting, inspiring youth to pursue the ministry

District 7 Blues: Community council searches new ways to entice busy, diverse neighbors

Boxed into Corners: B.T. Bombers in St. Paul’s Frogtown is part boxing gym, part community center

It’s, Like, a Pot Fest, Dude: Macalester College CHEEBA club celebrates marijuana and social justice >> See also: Macalester cancels marijuana festival

Class of 2000: Five Hmong youth caught between cultures

At Metro Deaf School, there’s no such thing as disability

Ride of a Lifetime: High school rodeo competitors share lifestyle, camaraderie of Minnesota’s most obscure youth sport

Bible Behind Bars: Locked-up youth often turn to God

New Roots in Grand Forks: Youth feel deepened respect, responsibility after flood and fire