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2022 Year in Review

January 24, 2023

Westlake Mall Festivities

January 24, 2023

Westlake shopping center! Built in 1988. Makes the perfect place for Christmas pictures and activities! Westlake is a shopping center located in Downtown Seattle. In its earlier days, Westlake was a very...

Bulldogs Basketball 2022

January 24, 2023

     It's basketball season and the dogs are ready. With last year's championship win by our girls and a close encounter to victory with our boys, this year both teams are aiming for another championship...

Swish

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Seattle's NBA Success
Eli Silver January 24, 2023

 The NBA season is not even halfway done and already we’ve seen an incredible number of high scoring, drama-filled games and MVP-caliber performances. This year, an absurd 15 games have had 50 or more...

TikTokers on Trial

TikTokers on Trial

Tragic murder in Idaho leads to online “whodunit”
Imbie Jones and Havana Hakala January 24, 2023

 Just before noon on November 13, 2022, police were called to the residence of six college students on the grounds of an “unconscious person.” Thirty minutes later, backup was called after the discovery...

Resolving Resolutions

Resolving Resolutions

Breaking the Cycle of Failed New Year's Ambitions.
Chelsea Li, Staff January 23, 2023

The term “New Year resolutions” was only coined in 1813, but the origins of the tradition trace back to the ancient Babylonians, who made vows to plant successful crops and pay off their debts. In...

Avatar: Way Of Appropriation

Avatar: Way Of Appropriation

Why director James Cameron is in hot water.
Kennedy Greenfelder, Staff January 23, 2023

Fans have long awaited the second installment of the Avatar franchise, Avatar: Way of The Water, after the first was released 13 years ago and was the highest grossing film in history; But its release...

King of Soccer, Queen of Punk

Ali Merz, Jada Johnson, and DeLilah Corbett January 23, 2023

Pelé Edson Arantes Nascimento has been named one of the greatest athletes of all time, and many call him the greatest soccer player of all time. During the peak of his career, he garnered international...

Art By Lea Shaw

Farewell Grey’s Anatomy

Ellen Pompeo quits Grey’s Anatomy after 17 years - mild spoiler alert!
Lea Shaw, Staff January 20, 2023

After 17 years, 19 seasons, and over 400 episodes, Ellen Pompeo, the star of the show, quit, bringing Grey's Anatomy to an end in February 2023. As one of three remaining original major cast members, Pompeo...

Fusion Fuels the Future

A nuclear energy breakthrough could be a key step in the United States’ path to net zero.
Finian Guinney January 20, 2023

On December 5, scientists at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in Livermore, California reached a new milestone, achieving the first fusion ignition to have a net positive output of energy. 192 lasers...

Graphics by Lillian Small

Glide Into the New Year

A beginners guide to cross-country skiing.
Lillian Small January 20, 2023

Do you want to experience the snow without shelling thousands of dollars and sitting on frigid ski lifts for hours? Often overlooked for its glamorous adrenaline-driven cousin—downhill skiing—cross-country,...

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Issue 5 Backpage

January 20, 2023

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