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“broken.” : Manchester Bombing

“broken.” : Manchester Bombing

The worst attack in Britain since 52 innocent people were killed in the 7/7 bombings in London in 2005. On Monday night, Manchester Arena was attacked by suicide bomber, Salman...

May 24, 2017No Comments

North Korea’s Terror and Crimes

North Korea’s Terror and Crimes

Nina Franke, News writer

To be honest, I never really knew much about North Korea. A few years ago, I would hear negative things about Kim Jong-un and I knew that their political situation was terrible,...

May 19, 20171 Comment

  • The Benefits of Dreaming May 15, 2017
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Mything the Mark on Cannabis

Mything the Mark on Cannabis

Theo Mohamed, Healthy Living writer

Throughout the 20th and 21st centuries, man has had an interesting and complicated relationship with marijuana. Until the 1930’s cannabis - more commonly referred to now...

May 2, 2017No Comments

We for She Kelowna

We for She Kelowna

March 13, 2017

    Who are we?

    Who are we?

March 9, 2017

The art of grieving

The art of grieving

February 22, 2017

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Review:  20th Century Women

Review: 20th Century Women

Molly Hanley, A&E Writer

Our lives are defined by moments. Whether those moments are in private or shared with another person, each experience one has shapes their identity. In Mike Mills’ 2016...

May 2, 2017

The Brilliance of Stanley Kubrick

The Brilliance of Stanley Kubrick

Theo Mohamed

Stanley Kubrick (1928-1999) was an American film director and is widely regarded as one of the industry’s best in history. Although he was born in New York City, he spent...

April 12, 2017

Arrival: A Modern Masterpiece

Arrival: A Modern Masterpiece

April 12, 2017

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Can Performance Enhancing Drugs be Healthy?

Can Performance Enhancing Drugs be Healthy?

Elana Wood, Healthy Living Writer

The use of performance enhancing drugs is becoming increasingly popular in athletics and in society today. The number of people using hormones and other substances to increase...

May 15, 2017No Comments

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Further than Fabric: The Souvenir Jacket’s Cultural History

Further than Fabric: The Souvenir Jacket’s Cultural History

Abby Preece, Wanna hear something weird?

When visiting family this past November, and when my uncle saw the jacket I wore, his eyes lit up. I wasn't too taken aback, because let me tell you, this was a nice jacket....

February 24, 2017No Comments

Halloween in the Rearview Mirror

Halloween in the Rearview Mirror

October 25, 2016

Odd Pets in Canada

Odd Pets in Canada

October 14, 2016

The Origin of Superstitions

The Origin of Superstitions

May 31, 2016

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Nike Quits Making Golf Equipment

Nike Quits Making Golf Equipment

Davide Kaiser

Nike, the most lucrative sports brand in the world, is stepping out of the golf equipment business. A company press release indicated that Nike will transition out of...

January 16, 2017No Comments

.take_a_hike

.take_a_hike

December 13, 2016

AAA Boys Volleyball Team Undefeated Going into Playoffs

AAA Boys Volleyball Team Undefeated Going into Playoffs

December 2, 2016

KSS Junior Football Team Shine at Districts

KSS Junior Football Team Shine at Districts

November 28, 2016

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Nobody Puts Baby in a Corner

Nobody Puts Baby in a Corner

Dear Editor, On May 3, 2017, students of Kelowna Secondary School were shocked to see hundreds upon hundreds of books tucked away under the stairwell, lonely and forgotten....

May 19, 2017No Comments

How music makes people feel

How music makes people feel

May 15, 2017

Poppers:  The New Show Stopper

Poppers: The New Show Stopper

May 11, 2017

Does the BC school system place enough value on the arts?

Does the BC school system place enough value on the arts?

March 8, 2017

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Killing our animals means killing ourselves

Killing our animals means killing ourselves

Reigan Allison, First Voices

“When it comes to pain, love, joy, loneliness, and fear, a rat is a pig is a dog is a boy. Each one values his or her life and fights the knife.” –PETA. Isn’t it a bit...

April 3, 2017No Comments

Do aboriginal students get special treatment?

Do aboriginal students get special treatment?

March 15, 2017

PowWow

PowWow

October 3, 2016

The Highway of Tears

The Highway of Tears

May 31, 2016

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Fraternity Hazing

Fraternity Hazing

Molly Hanley

I know fraternity initiations are a thing, but I always thought they only happened in places far away that I would never visit. Initiations only really happen in movies l...

March 9, 2017

Investigative piece:  How ‘social’ is Social Media?

Investigative piece: How ‘social’ is Social Media?

Mikayla Banman, What's Trending writer

Ironically, social media has the word ‘social’ in it. But is “social media” really all that social? Think about it. This form of communication may be convenient, yet...

April 19, 2016

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A Passion Driven Era

A Passion Driven Era

Chayse Schneider, A&E Writer

A great artist known as Kurt Cobain once said, "We're so trendy we can't even escape ourselves". In this day and age anything has the potential to be the next big trend, for...

February 24, 20171 Comment

Review of “Cell”(2006) by Stephen King

Review of “Cell”(2006) by Stephen King

February 24, 2017

NightOwl Theatre Presents…The Frogs: A Modern Adaptation

NightOwl Theatre Presents…The Frogs: A Modern Adaptation

February 16, 2017

Mellow Casualty EP Release

Mellow Casualty EP Release

February 1, 2017

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Cultural Appropriation: A New Kind of Racism?

Cultural Appropriation: A New Kind of Racism?

Katie Cetinski, News writer

You might not know the name for it but it's been everywhere the last few years: Selena Gomez wearing a bindi during a performance of Come and Get It. Hilary Duff's white boyfriend...

January 12, 2017No Comments

Our future is melting before our eyes….

Our future is melting before our eyes….

December 15, 2016

Dreams from A to Z

Dreams from A to Z

December 1, 2016

Life in a Realm of Radiation

Life in a Realm of Radiation

October 19, 2016

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