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The Acceptance Of The LGBTQ+ Community

The Acceptance Of The LGBTQ+ Community

Carly Tanner, Reporter

November 5, 2018


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The LGBTQ+ community has always been a part of our society. Ever since gay marriage was legalized, more people have felt comfortable coming out about themselves. People know, when they come out, they will be judged by their peers. However, they don’t know what else can happen along their journey. ...

Spotlight: Tech Dept

Spotlight: Tech Dept

Rayven Cann, Sports Editor

November 5, 2018


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Roses The Chainsmokers, Alright Supergrass, You can call me al Paul Simon, Vacation Dirty Heads, Exposure Tom Macdonald, No one else Weezer   The Tech Dept. or Stage Tech is a class for students interested in many different aspects of production through the theatre. When people talk about Stag...

Ditching Class

Ditching Class

Sequoia Salazar, Reporter

November 5, 2018


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According to the article, ¨Data Reveals How Many U.S. Students Chronically Miss School¨, published on PBS, an estimated 6.5 million students ditch class over the course of one school year. In Utah a total of 5,848 students dropped out this year, causing the dropout rate in Utah to increase by one perc...

Jamal Khashoggi Murdered in Consulate

Jamal Khashoggi Murdered in Consulate

Lindsay Cook, Reporter

November 5, 2018


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On October 2, Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi disappeared shortly after arriving in Turkey’s Saudi Arabian consulate. Khashoggi had previously worked as an adviser for the Saudi crown and had been a prominent journalist before moving to the United States. He was well-known for his frequ...

EBSCO blocked as resource for Utah students

EBSCO blocked as resource for Utah students

Lindsay Cook, Reporter

October 31, 2018


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EBSCO, Elton B. Stephens Co., is an international research database which the Utah state legislature has previously funded to provide access to Utah students for research purposes. However, EBSCO has been removed from the Utah Online Library and is unavailable to students in Utah unless they have their...

School Musical

School Musical

Kate Konatsu, Reporter

October 31, 2018


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‘How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying’ is a ‘tune filled comic gem’ that took over Broadway winning the Tony Award for Best Musical and a Pulitzer Prize. How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying’ tells a story about the rise of J. Pierrepont Finch, who uses a little book...

A Future Without Chocolate

A Future Without Chocolate

Kate Konatsu, Reporter

October 31, 2018


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It's spooky season, and you know that means candy. Chocolate bars, lollies, gummies, gumballs, and more choco- wait what if we didn’t have this creamy, rich, and sweet desert anymore? USA Today, BBC Newsround and many other news sites have warned of a choco-pocalypse. WSPA 7News and Bloomberg have...

Age and Political Persuasion

Age and Political Persuasion

Donovan Goodwin, Reporter

October 6, 2018


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A young man walks up to an older man who works in a fabrication shop. The young man asks why the older man believes what he does. He said that in the many years he’s worked he has figured out that you can't get something for nothing and that it all comes from someone. The young man replies that he understands but that means that he will have to pay for education and that he still deserves an education and that school, for example, should be free. But how does this story relate to politics?

The problem single income families face

The problem single income families face

Sierra Yost, Photo Editor

October 4, 2018


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Raising a family is costly. There are expenses to consider during each stage of a child’s life, such as field trips, sports and extracurricular activities, health insurance, car insurance, test fees, increased cost of living, and college.

Rates of youth suicide increases sharply in Utah

Rates of youth suicide increases sharply in Utah

Audrey Helm, Editor-in-Chief

October 4, 2018


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In recent years, youth suicide rates across the country have increased at a startling rate. According to Time magazine, in 2015 the number of children admitted to hospitals for thoughts of suicide and self-harm had more than doubled since 2008. Nationwide, suicide is now the second leading cause of dea...

Students return to school amidst shooting terror

Students return to school amidst shooting terror

Alexa Blaise Chandler, News Editor

October 4, 2018


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After the onslaught of shootings at the end of the 2018 school year, student worries have arisen regarding the return to school and the shift into a ‘gun-free zones’. Following the Sante Fe High School shooting, in which 20 students and faculty were shot and resulting in the death of ten sc...

Kaepernick’s influence extends beyond taking a knee

Kaepernick’s influence extends beyond taking a knee

Isabella Ashton, Editor-in-Chief

October 4, 2018


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It was in 2016 when Colin Kaepernick first knelt during the National Anthem. What ensued was a firestorm of controversy as a culture war, racial tensions, and politics converged. And now, two years later, the former NFL quarterback has reignited the conversation. “Believe in something. Even if it means sa...

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