The Dakota Planet

Guest Column: "The Pharaoh" by Kristen Cowden
Guest Column: "The Pharaoh" by Kristen Cowden
Kristin Cowden, Guest Writer • November 30, 2020

In the 1500s B.C, there was an attack on a Pharaoh in Egypt. But this was not just any attack, as the Pharaoh has been dead for 20 years. This...

Rating Thanksgiving Foods
Rating Thanksgiving Foods
Katie Kraemer, Photographer • November 26, 2020
Thanks to Thanksgiving
Alessandro Romero, Writer • November 20, 2020
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She's the First- Educate and Empower
Taylor Burnham

Dakota High School’s chapter of She’s the First is back for the 2020-2021 school year. They began the year with their first virtual meeting...

A Step in the Right Direction
A Step in the Right Direction
Madeline Kraemer, Editor-in-Chief • November 16, 2020

  “While I may be the first woman in this office, I will not be last- because every little girl watching tonight see that this is a country of possibilities” -Vice President elect, Kamala Harris The world is...

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Quarantine in Europe
Alexa Profka, Writer • November 2, 2020

We are only one month away from 2021, meaning that we have been in a global pandemic for 11 months. Everyone in the world knows how Asia and America are dealing with Covid, and the only news that we hear from Europe are from...

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The SAT is optional this year?
The SAT is optional this year?
Brinley Benoit October 23, 2020

On October 14th 2020, seniors at Dakota had the opportunity to take the SAT test. Taking the SAT has become optional for most 2021 students this year due to Covid-19 happening during the time they were supposed to take it...

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Dakota's First Virtual Craft Show
Taylor Burnham October 23, 2020

From October 24th through November 6th, Dakota Boosters, a parent-led group dedicated to supporting clubs and activities within the school, will be holding their 25th annual Holiday Craft Show; however, this event will be...

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Covid Cases Are Increasing!
Kai Lin Hansbrough October 16, 2020

In Macomb County, there has been 16,793 covid cases total, and 1,090 deaths. Cases were the lowest in the middle of June (  June 1st, 2020 ) with only fifty-two cases, but since then the cases have been a roller coaster....

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Rating Thanksgiving Foods
Rating Thanksgiving Foods
Katie Kraemer, Photographer • November 26, 2020

Every family has their own Thanksgiving traditions, and this year many of them can’t be done. Some might try to fight for some resemblance...

Study Tunes
Alexa Profka, Writer • November 22, 2020

Many people struggle to focus while studying. while preparing for an upcoming exam, or working on a homework assignment due by midnight, a noisy...

New Holiday Releases on Netflix
New Holiday Releases on Netflix
Carly Byrum November 20, 2020

Christmas is just around the corner, and it's finally that time to cozy up with a blanket and watch as many Christmas movies as possible. Although...

"We Revolve Around You"
"We Revolve Around You"