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No Thanks Being Given In Standing Rock

No Thanks Being Given In Standing Rock

Gillian Smith, News writer

While most of America celebrates Thanksgiving last weekend, there’s one group for whom the mood is anything but celebratory. The Dakota Access Pipeline protests in Standing...  Read More »

Dec 5 • No Comments

600 reasons for 600 homicides

600 reasons for 600 homicides

Sofia El Mouak, News writer

“I’m sorry, I can’t let you go outside today…because it’s not safe” Stephanie Armas would say to her grandchildren each day as she denied them the childhood joy...  Read More »

Nov 29 • No Comments

  • For the record: Student calls U.S. election November 29, 2016
  • Supermoon Superviewing November 25, 2016

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Tattoo Taboo in Korea

Tattoo Taboo in Korea

Abby Preece, What's Trending writer

South Korean tattoo artist Apro Lee’s body is a canvas for the art that covers it. The piece that circles his neck and falls to his chest stands out above all: a noose. “Tattooist...  Read More »

Nov 29 • No Comments

  • Streetwear Brands to watch for this Fall/Winter 2016. October 25, 2016
  • Seeing Life Through Two Little Windows October 19, 2016
  • The Least Famous Kardashian October 3, 2016

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Halloween in the Rearview Mirror

Halloween in the Rearview Mirror

Gabriela Rodriguez, Wanna hear something weird?

Halloween is one of the most looked-forward-to holidays in Canada, America, and other countries, next to Christmas. Of course, Halloween wasn’t always about going door to...  Read More »

Oct 25 • No Comments

Odd Pets in Canada

Odd Pets in Canada

October 14, 2016

The Origin of Superstitions

The Origin of Superstitions

May 31, 2016

Encounters with an Apparition

Encounters with an Apparition

May 24, 2016

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A heads up in the right direction….

A heads up in the right direction….

Lauren Harrison, Student Life writer

Over the past years in B.C schools resources have been created for students with mental health illnesses have been becoming increasingly promising. There have been many books...  Read More »

Nov 30 • No Comments

Body Image Shouldn’t Rule

Body Image Shouldn’t Rule

November 21, 2016

Schools in Brazil

Schools in Brazil

November 20, 2016

Suicide Prevention and Awareness

Suicide Prevention and Awareness

October 19, 2016

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AAA Boys Volleyball Team Undefeated Going into Playoffs

AAA Boys Volleyball Team Undefeated Going into Playoffs

Tony Sodaro, Volleyball Coach

The AAA Boys Volleyball team remains undefeated throughout pool play to stay ranked #1 going into playoffs. The Owls also won their 1st round match in 3 straight sets &...  Read More »

Dec 2 • No Comments

KSS Junior Football Team Shine at Districts

KSS Junior Football Team Shine at Districts

November 28, 2016

Bonjour: One Girl’s Jaunt Through Europe

November 28, 2016

James Harden is the greatest player in NBA history

James Harden is the greatest player in NBA history

November 22, 2016

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Mindfulness Through Modification:  Coping Strategies in the Classroom

Mindfulness Through Modification: Coping Strategies in the Classroom

Emerson Tierney, Opinion

The life of a student is a busy one. Assignments, projects, homework, social circles, and of course, grades are always on their minds day-in and day-out. Students also commonly...  Read More »

Nov 22 • No Comments

Difference between Summerland and Kelowna

Difference between Summerland and Kelowna

November 22, 2016

An open letter to the anti-choice protesters outside KSS:

An open letter to the anti-choice protesters outside KSS:

October 19, 2016

Down with Double Standards

Down with Double Standards

October 13, 2016

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KSS chamber choir dazzles audiences

KSS chamber choir dazzles audiences

Lauren Harrison, A&E Writer

Last weekend the KSS Chamber Choir also known as “Thomas and friends” had the pleasure of performing in the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra, and Calgary artists Jeans n’...  Read More »

Nov 23 • No Comments

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

November 22, 2016

Supernatural: The end is near

Supernatural: The end is near

November 20, 2016

Movie Review:  Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Movie Review: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

November 20, 2016

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Dreams from A to Z

Dreams from A to Z

Emanoela Esteves Cabral, Science & Technology writer

Have you ever thought about the meaning of your dreams? Maybe you've had that same dream every night and can't stop it from happening. Why don't you research it? You can...  Read More »

Dec 1 • No Comments

Life in a Realm of Radiation

Life in a Realm of Radiation

October 19, 2016

The Most Clever Anti-Heroines of History and Fiction

The Most Clever Anti-Heroines of History and Fiction

May 24, 2016

YouTube Abuse Policy? or YouTube policy abuse?

YouTube Abuse Policy? or YouTube policy abuse?

May 17, 2016

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PowWow

PowWow

Chelsea Statham, First Voices

Recently on Wednesday September 15th, a group of aboriginal students and their two advocates, Don Dionne and Steve Kelly, attended a PowWow. A PowWow is a North American Aboriginal...  Read More »

Oct 3 • 1 Comment

The Highway of Tears

The Highway of Tears

May 31, 2016

Wab Kinew’s ‘The Reason You Walk’: A Must Read

Wab Kinew’s ‘The Reason You Walk’: A Must Read

February 16, 2016

30 Years, 1000 Lives Lost

30 Years, 1000 Lives Lost

December 8, 2015

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