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Every day needs a night: the issue of light pollution

Every day needs a night: the issue of light pollution

Iris Brucker, Staff Reporter

December 11, 2018

Turning off a light is usually seen as a way to save energy, not stop pollution. But artificial light is ironically often an issue kept in the dark to the public eye. Light pollution an extremely impactful pollutant to the environment, and its effects have become even more drastic is the past couple...

Academic seminar

Academic seminar

Rachel Esnoz, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2018

 

Districts Track Meet

Lauren Juenger, Staff Reporter

December 1, 2018

Editors note: The following article was written in June, 2018. Due to editorial complications, it was not published at the time. It is re-published now, in it's entirety, in anticipation of  the upcoming track season. 

Poverty in West Linn – and what you can do

Cody White, Staff Reporter

November 26, 2018

Almost every community in America struggles with poverty and West Linn is no exception. According to U.S. Census data, out of the 26,000 people in West Linn, 4.8 percent live in poverty, which translates to roughly 1,250 people. With a median house price of more than $300,000 in West Linn, it’s ev...

Why film classes are no longer offered

Why film classes are no longer offered

Iris Brucker, Staff Reporter

November 21, 2018

The school year has started and students are beginning to get into the rhythm of their new classes and subjects. One class new students won’t be taking this year is film.   Film I and II focused on the analyzation and interpretation of movies, films and similar media. They focused on critical thinking ...

Journalist students explore U of O

Journalist students explore U of O

Emma Coke, Staff Reporter

November 15, 2018

NFL players kneeling ignites controversy

NFL players kneeling ignites controversy

Gavin Turner, Staff Reporter

November 13, 2018

In 2018 many American citizens are feeling that the song that brought so many together is a source of divide within our nation.  On Sept. 2, 2016, 49er quarterback Colin Kaepernick sat during the National Anthem, something no NFL player had previously done. NFL personnel such as owner Jerry Jones, and ...

Football injuries and prevention

Logan Winder, Staff Reporter

November 13, 2018

When it comes to football, injuries are just something that comes with it. Coachad.com states that “there are at least 118,886 football injuries per year.” The constant contact poses a real threat of bodily damage, and and with that, the need for recovery. Because of this, it is very important th...

Homecoming 

Homecoming 

Andrea Secchi, Photo Editor

November 9, 2018

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