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Rise of the SmartBots

Rise of the SmartBots

Danyce Mattice

We as human beings are prone to make mistakes, while on the other hand, robots and artificial intelligence are programed to do a perfect job every time. As there are many...

June 13, 2017No Comments

One Love Manchester Benefit Concert

One Love Manchester Benefit Concert

Emma Luciw, News writer

A benefit concert was miraculously put together on June 4th to help raise money for Manchester after the recent bombings that occurred at Ariana Grande’s concert. With the h...

June 13, 2017No Comments

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KSS Cancer Week Drive-Thru Breakfast

KSS Cancer Week Drive-Thru Breakfast

Matthew Abrey, News writer

Over 600 heads shaved, thousands of cups of coffee, and 15 years later, Kelowna Secondary School is still going strong for a great cause. 'Cancer Week' is one of the largest...

May 23, 2017No Comments

On the Verge of Vulnerability?

On the Verge of Vulnerability?

May 15, 2017

Don’t Be in the Smoke

Don’t Be in the Smoke

May 9, 2017

The A-Z on ADHD

The A-Z on ADHD

May 4, 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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The Upside of CO2

The Upside of CO2

Charlotte Hardy

Many people believe that technology is taking over the world. In most cases that is correct. Some cases though that is not true. Sometimes technology actually helps the world. ...

June 12, 2017No Comments

Cultural Appropriation: A New Kind of Racism?

Cultural Appropriation: A New Kind of Racism?

January 12, 2017

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

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First Nations Contributions to Technology

First Nations Contributions to Technology

Reigan Allison

The First Nations has heavily influenced technology over the centuries. They have always used the environment around them to create new technologies. They have figured out...

June 15, 2017No Comments

Killing our animals means killing ourselves

Killing our animals means killing ourselves

April 3, 2017

Do aboriginal students get special treatment?

Do aboriginal students get special treatment?

March 15, 2017

PowWow

PowWow

October 3, 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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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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