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Caring for our caregivers

Sophomore Liz McKinley displays a photo of her grandmother.
Accident shapes student's relationship with grandmother
September 30, 2015

The future is dismal for anyone involved in a school bus collision. Now consider that prior to the accident, the victim suffered from a stroke. On top of that, the victim was elderly. Sophomore Liz...

Stakes are high for Northwest football

Stakes are high for Northwest football
November 7, 2013

The Grizzly football team is 5-4 going into Regionals. Friday’s game is against Garden City in the District play-offs. “We have to play our best game because it’s the only game we are guaranteed,”...

Three runners qualify for state in cross-country

Three runners qualify for state in cross-country
October 31, 2013

Senior Joel Roberts, junior Anna Kuns, and freshman Gabriela Reyna qualified for state on Saturday at the regional cross-country meet at the Cessna Activity Center. Twenty members of the team ran at regionals. Reyna...

Pitfalls of plagiarism

Pitfalls of plagiarism
October 31, 2013

Any student who has received some form of secondary education has probably heard the term “plagiarism” an innumerable amount of times in his or her life. Most students probably do not consider themselves...

JV girls finish second at city cross-country meet

October 24, 2013

The junior varsity girls took second at the All-City cross-country meet on Oct. 19 with a team score of 53. Four girls medaled: sophomore Emma Hickey finished fifth with a time of 17:52, freshman Amy Tracy...

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