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The interior and coffee bar of Ziggi's Coffee while it's under the

Craving the Cup: Ziggi’s Coffee

April 27, 2020

There's a new coffee shop in town and it's all that people are talking about recently. I decided to in...

Tandoori Flames part-owner Ruby Singh poses for photo at the front desk of her restaurant April 27.

Tandoori Flames is on Fire

April 27, 2020

My mom recommended that we try out the new Indian restaurant across the street because she loves Indian...

This beautiful Mule Deer kept looking at me while I followed him and his friends to take photos. It was a cute experience because they didn't run away as I gradually stepped closer.

A Touch of Earth

April 22, 2020

Taking a walk through my neighborhood puts me in a very peaceful state-of-mind because not only am I...

A view of the two arches that form the Double Arch as seen from the Double Arch Trail.

A Cure to Outdoor Deprivation: A Virtual Tour of Moab

April 8, 2020

During this crazy time in life, many find themselves feeling trapped inside their own homes unable t...

A screenshot of Nintendo's new game for Switch, Animal Crossing.

Doom and Animal Crossing: A Contrast Between Worlds

April 3, 2020

     Two weeks ago, March 20, two games released in the midst of a global pandemic -- Doom Eternal...

As students adapt to the quarantine lifestyle, different personality types are present. photo: CDC

Isolation Classification

April 1, 2020

School is closed until April 30 and the Tri-County Health Department has mandated a “stay at home...

Sickness and Changed Personalities: types of sick people

Sickness and Changed Personalities: types of sick people

March 9, 2020

The Zombie The telltale signs include glazed eyes and being completely unresponsive to anything happeni...

The panic surrounding the Coronavirus revolves around the outbreak in Wuhan, China. (Photos labeled for reuse with modification on Wikipedia.) Photo illustration by Kira Zizzo.

An Outbreak of Racism Follows the Spread of Coronavirus

February 21, 2020

Since the beginning of 2020, alarming headlines about the Coronavirus, infecting those in Wuhan, China...

A photo illustration of Kobe Bryant playing in a game against the Wizards. Photo originally by Alexandra Walt (labeled for use with modification on Flickr). Photo illustration by Megan Tuin '21.

How Do You Choose to Remember Kobe Bryant?

February 5, 2020

This week, the Lakers collected the trinkets and tributes left at the makeshift memorial for a fallen...

The movie poster from Amblin Entertainment's

Cats: A Cat-tastrophe

January 13, 2020

One day in December, a group of friends and I thought that it would be a funny idea to go and see the ...

Not All Those Who Wander Are Lost

The sun breaking through the clouds after a day of overcast weather. Weather in Colorado is unpredictable even on a good day, so some light on a cloudy day is a welcome sight.

by Bennett Edlund, Reporter

January 7, 2020

All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost, The old that is strong does n...

This political cartoon depicts climate change activist, Greta Thunberg standing up to political figures, using her voice as a catalyst for change to save the planet. Thunberg’s power blows President Trump away in his views and lack of action regarding Climate Change.

Climate Change Crisis: This holiday season, you may be curled up by a fire, but in a few years, our planet’s going to be on fire.

December 19, 2019

    For the last few decades, the phrases “climate change” and “save the Earth” have been throw...

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