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Safe sex

Safe sex

Annie O'Brien, health and wellness editor

March 5, 2019

For every woman who has unprotected sex, there is a 20 percent chance she will get pregnant.   Contraception methods: Art by Tatum Shore-Fitzgerald All information from Planned Parenthood...

What did you do over the no homework weekend?

What did you do over the no homework weekend?

Adler Bowman, features editor

April 30, 2018

Every student had the opportunity to experience four days without any school-related obligations during the weekend of Feb. 16. According to Dr. Michael Havener, principal, the concept of the no homework weekend arose from the increasingly high amount of stress teenagers face daily. TKC interviewed stu...

The shards of the ceiling

The shards of the ceiling

Thomas Birmingham, in-depth editor

March 13, 2018

With the heightened relevance and importance of a topic like gender equality, TKC went further into the issue and put together the data found below. For the full, recommended PDF version, click here.Zac Clingenpeel...

How to document your teenage life

How to document your teenage life

Charlotte Heinrich, features writer

January 30, 2018

Physics classes and trips to Pioneer Perks slowly seem to blend together. Before you know it, the awkward freshman version of yourself will be four years taller and smarter. You don’t want to forget the inside jokes and projects that kept you up all night. Here are five easy ways to document your high...

Riverview review

Riverview review

Thomas Birmingham, in-depth editor

August 28, 2017

In response to the Riverview Gardens Schools District cancelling transportation to and from KSD, TKC decided to look into some statistics regarding Riverview, its history, and what has prompted this change. Stats range from a timeline of Riverview's financial situation to data on the cost of buses. S...

Rams 2015-16: Infographic

Rams 2015-16: Infographic

Michael Teasdale, sports writer

September 28, 2015

Since the glory days of the early 2000s, experts and fans alike have been touting the Rams as a team to watch. And every single year, they have fallen short of the elusive dark horse status. After the decline of stars Torry Holt and Marshall Faulk as well as the departure of Kurt Warner, the Rams have n...

Body language: how much do you understand?

Body language: how much do you understand?

Max Shulklapper, news writer

February 10, 2015

Body language is a key part of interacting with other people. This infographic explains body language as well as offering ways by which a person can improve their own. ...

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