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Show Choir dancing its way through the season

Aja Backstrom, Arts and Entertainment Editor

January 16, 2015

Keep an eye out for the brightly colored, heavily made-up choirs that are Old Abe and Eagle. The Show Choir season is January through March. With many... READ MORE »»

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The history of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, why we celebrate it

Bergen Phelps, Social media editor

January 16, 2015

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is celebrated on the third Monday of January every year. This year, it will be celebrated January 19. We call this day Martin... READ MORE »»

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“Taking Chance” creates strong patriotism

Review by Austin Giedd, Editor

December 8, 2014

We watched this movie in class Nov. 10-11, in honor of Veterans’ Day. This movie was most definitely a military film which is best suited for people... READ MORE »»

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Death with dignity: The cons of physician assisted suicide

Aja Backstrom, Arts and Entertainment Editor

December 8, 2014

Though many people could argue that Brittany Maynard did the right thing by choosing to end her life, I, along with others, disagree. First of all, the... READ MORE »»

Lack of a Death with Dignity Act in Wisconsin appalling

Hanna Kaufman, Reporter

December 8, 2014

Nov.1, 2014, 29-year-old Brittany Maynard ended her life after being diagnosed with stage 4 glioblastoma, which is star-shaped cells that make up the supportive... READ MORE »»

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Show Choir JAN 2015 Aja

Show Choir dancing its way through the season

Aja Backstrom, Arts and Entertainment Editor

Keep an eye out for the brightly colored, heavily made-up choirs that are Old Abe and Eagle. The Show Choir season is January through March. With many competitions coming... read story

January 16, 2015 • 0 comments

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“Taking Chance” creates strong patriotism

Review by Austin Giedd, Editor

We watched this movie in class Nov. 10-11, in honor of Veterans’ Day. This movie was most definitely a military film which is best suited for people 13+. I think 13+ is... read story

December 8, 2014 • 0 comments

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Shedding some light on strange Christmas traditions

Dominic Yates, reporter

There are many weird traditions for all holidays, but Christmas has some of the weirdest. From fried chicken in Japan, to pickles in Germany, in this article I have put... read story

December 19, 2014 • 0 comments

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Girl’s hockey season is underway

Chris Dominski, Sports Editor

The 2014/2015 hockey season has started for the Eau Claire Area (ECA) Stars. The team is comprised of 15 girls from Memorial, North, and Altoona high schools. Memorial... read story

January 18, 2015 • 0 comments

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Shedding some light on strange Christmas traditions

Dominic Yates, reporter

There are many weird traditions for all holidays, but Christmas has some of the weirdest. From fried chicken in Japan, to pickles in Germany, in this article I have put... read story

December 19, 2014 • 0 comments

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Wisconsin wins the National Championship!

Ian Kenyan, Purple Parody 2004

Late Monday afternoon, the Wisconsin Badger boy’s basketball team beat the University of Connecticut for the National Championship. This is Wisconsin’s first national... read story

April 1, 2014 • 0 comments

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