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How Autumn are You?

Daniel Kim, sports writer

November 7, 2016

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What fall activity suits you best?

What fall activity suits you best?

Kara Rieger, photographer

October 24, 2016

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Fall Fails

Fall Fails

Logan Crews, opinions writer

October 14, 2016

It’s 7:40 a.m and students shuffle through dewy grass and watch trees shed auburn leaves. A teacher takes a sip of her pumpkin spice latte, a girl pulls her infinity scarf into place and everyone meanders into school. Later, it’s 2:40 p.m. As soon as the doors open it feels like KHS is transporte...

Halloween history

Halloween history

Melanie Witt, news-features writer

October 5, 2016

Americans spend an average of $6 billion on Halloween each year, according to history.com, making it the nation’s second largest commercial holiday. Halloween originated and evolved from different cultures across the world. 800 BC: Historians believe Halloween descended from a Celtic festival calle...

Mini apple pies

Annie O'Brien, features writer

September 26, 2016

Ingredients: 1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1/4 cup and 2 teaspoons flour 2 tablespoons cold butter, cut up 1/4 cup chopped walnuts or other nuts 2 packaged refrigerated pie crusts 3 Granny Smith apples, peeled, cored and ...

Fall fashion

Fall fashion

Hannah Cohen, social media

November 5, 2015

Birkens(t)ocks Didn’t get enough of these sweet sandals over the summer? Well, the only difference in these temps are the socks. If you wanna be in style this season, stock up on some fluffy socks to wear with your Birks. Styling tip: Don’t go crazy. Keep the sock patterns calm, not...

Fun national holiday calendar: November

Fun national holiday calendar: November

Camille Baker, Abby Geisz, features writers

October 30, 2015

Chloe Hooker For most people, Thanksgiving comes to mind when thinking about the month of November. Here are some more obscure fun holidays worth celebrating within this month. Enjoy!...

Six fall favorites

Six fall favorites

Adele Baughman and Katie Judd

October 10, 2015

[infogram id="fall_favorites-42"]   Fall Weather In mid-September when the air is a bit crisper than the day before and you see the first red leaf hit the ground, you know the beloved fall weather has arrived. You can’t help but marvel at the rapid change of the leaves and the luxury of ...

Fall sports teams get heated

Fall sports teams get heated

Reese Anderson, sports editor

September 23, 2014

Another drop of sweat curls its way down my face, into my eyes, drenching my shirt. I feel the pull in my hamstrings, the dizziness, the fatigue. Having played sports my whole life, I’ve experienced a share of drenching days out on the field, and it can be dizzying (literally) to think about what athletic...

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