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A Case For Hype

by Michael Cacciavillani Davenport, Reporter

October 31, 2018

Over the last few years hyped streetwear has played a significant role in fashion-- but is the hype worth the price? Brands like Adidas and Nike have a higher price on their shoes but implement the newest technology and the highest quality, not to mention they have a great aesthetic. Adidas’s technology is called boost, and...

5 Minute Power Hour: Pumpkin Carving

October 31, 2018

Wyatt Mosteller (on the right) and Daxton Garner (on the left) try their best to entertain while getting...

College Frenzy

by Sam Keer, Managing Editor

October 28, 2018

Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands are all apart of the Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) program. Depending on the schools in those states and certain maj...

Skaters of Canyon

Skaters of Canyon

October 24, 2018

Opinion High schools have a variety of people, and it can be easy to guess the type of person they are t...

Period 7 English III students Cameron Karaba '20, Josh Roberts '20, Collin Lavaux '20, and Jason Zhang '20 discuss banned book Fahrenheit 451 in a poster for class.

Banning Books: Is It Ethical?

October 22, 2018

During the last week of September each year, the American Library Association brings awareness to the banning...

Reputation Review

by Alex Shaffer, Editor in Chief

April 10, 2018

It’s no secret that Taylor Swift had a rough go around with the media over the last two years. It wasn’t much of a surprise that Swift’s sixth studio album would be a glorious showdown of her side of the story on reputation. Reputation sold 1.05 million copies within the first four days of its release. The last album...

Schools Are Places for Students and Smarts, Not Swastikas

by Amanda Brauchler, Editor In Chief

April 9, 2018

Nov. 1, almost a month before Hanukkah, two students were reported to the office for hate speech. One student had drawn a swastika on her Starbucks cup, with flames drawn around the sides and the words, “I want death,” on the cup. The student sitting across from her took a whiteboard belonging to the school, and drew the Sta...

Just Words

by Sam Keer, Managing Editor

March 29, 2018

Words Hurt The saying, “sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me” has been drilled into the brains of children for a very long time; however, this statement is not true. Words can actually hurt. Without thinking first, people say things that can hurt a person’s feelings. The wor...

Love is Love

by Abby Gertzen and Maddie Keller

March 29, 2018

Love=Love 2

Top 5 Photo Spots

by Sam Keer and Hailey Wyneken

September 18, 2017

Here are some of the best places to take your homecoming photos! Daniel’s Gate A backyard Bluffs Regional Park Paintbrush Park Butterfield Park ...

5 Nail places to go to for Homecoming

by Sam Keer and Hailey Wyneken

September 15, 2017

Are you freaking out on where you are going to get your nails done, look no further we have found some nail salons for you. Magic nails Vogue Nail and Spa Snappy nails Dolce Vita salon & spa Ella Bliss Beauty Bar ...

Top 5 Restaurants To Go To For Homecoming

by Sam Keer and Hailey Wyneken

September 13, 2017

Are you freaking out on where you are going to go for dinner? Well these are the top 5 restaurants we have found to go to for dinner.  California Pizza Kitchen Cheesecake Factory White Chocolate Grill Romano’s Macaroni Grill                    Madi Dittmer '19 “We are going to the Macaroni Gr...