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  • October 20U.K. researchers plan to expose test subjects to coronavirus in an attempt to test new vaccines
  • October 7Native Americans in Washington call for change after numerous police killings
  • September 25Kindergarten and first grade classes in Issaquah may return to in-person learning in October

Fighting Wildfires in 2020

Isabel Smith, Copy Editor

October 23, 2020

A few weeks ago, every resident of Issaquah woke up, glanced outside, and had their breath catch—both figuratively and literally. For nearly a week, our area was covered in a cloud of thick, impenetrable smoke that turned the sky an un...

COVID-19 and Mental Health of Freshmen

Ashlesha Mishra, Staff Writer

October 22, 2020

Every fall, students move into the next grade, beginning a new school year. However, September 2020 has been proven to be completely different from the past. The shift into remote learning has affected all students significantly, but...

Plastic Debriefed

Plastic Debriefed

October 16, 2020

Protests: Why They Are Happening and Why They Are Important

Delaney Morgan, Staff Writer

October 16, 2020

Currently, there are a lot of protests going on about police brutality and the Black Lives Matter movement. Junior Grace Chaney says, “It is a good thing that the protests are happening to help people be aware of police bruta...

Remote Learning Is Negatively Affecting Students’ Mental Health

Lauren Kosich, Staff Writer

October 16, 2020

In early March 2019, the masked and infected world as we know it did not exist. Everything was normal and things were how they should be. And then suddenly, a great force of nature swept in, the coronavirus, and the entire wor...

What Is Peer Pressure?

What Is Peer Pressure?

October 14, 2020

Rising Religious Tensions

Eden Geisser, Staff Writer

October 14, 2020

Since COVID-19 many people have been stuck questioning whether they should go back to church on Sundays or go to synagogue to celebrate the holidays with their community. But maybe it is better to shy away from religion altogether?...

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