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Fun Things to do in Michigan Over Mid-Winter Break

February 13, 2020

5 Fun Places Mid winter break is a good short break right after Christmas break and right before Spring break. Not everyone travels during this break, and if you are one of those people that aren't going anywhere, here are a...

Top Valentine’s Day Candy

February 13, 2020

Valentine's Day (February 14th) is a day that romantic love, making it a popular day for couples to spend together. It is traditionally associated with red hearts, romance, flowers, candy or other sweet things, and the exchange...

How to Make an Abstract Painting for Room Decor in 5 Easy Steps

Deandra Spaniolo

February 7, 2020

Looking to update your walls with something different? Try this super cheap and simple way to create awesome art you’ll be proud of! Step 1: Purchase your supplies- You only need a few things: a canvas, at least 3 different...

The Journey Of A Kidney

Kai Lin Hansbrough

February 7, 2020

Being diagnosed My dad was diagnosed with Polycystic Kidney disease in 2011. My dad has multiple Cysts on both of his kidneys and they had both failed. This was a life changing moment for my family. Everything changed. B...

Did The Groundhog See His Shadow???

February 6, 2020

Groundhog's Day All About Groundhog Day Grounghog day has been celebrated for many years with the first celebration being on February 2, 1887 in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania. This celebration is because of a dutch superstition, which is if the groundhog sees his shadow on that day coming out of his burrow, than he will ...

Vanessa Hudgens and Austin Butler Split??

January 27, 2020

A few days ago, Vanessa Hudgens and Austin Butler split up after 9 years of dating. Although it was very shocking, they each had their own reasons for the break up which was very understanding. Of course being a celebrity takes...

A Photographers Bests: an Image Autobiography

Arianna Perfetto, Feature

January 23, 2020

For years I have been taking pictures traveling and of other people and objects and I have gotten very into it. I love it so much I believe I am willing to make a career out of photography, so far here are some of my best ph...

Top 5 Ways to Cope with Midterm Stress

January 22, 2020

Midterm Stress Midterms is a very hard and stressful time of the school year for many students in high school. Many students start to become overwhelmed with all of the exam packets and studying they have to do. Everyone crams...

10 Quotes to Keep You Moving Through 2020

January 21, 2020

Inspirational quotes are a way to motivate an individual mentally or emotionally. As the new year continues, you may have a quote that you may follow and always keep in the back of your mind while moving through life. 1. "There are...

New Bell Change

January 11, 2020

Hey Dakota Cougars!! Now, I know that everyone is kind of confused with these new bells that are now used in our school. It’s kind of bad because you can’t hear  Mr. Koskos talk when it’s come down to the 2 minute bell. I don...

Top 5 Most Commonly Broken New Year’s Resolutions and How to Keep Them

January 10, 2020

Working Out and Getting Fit While going into the New Year the most common resolution is to start going to the gym and to loose some weight. Most people will go out and get a gym membership to motivate them. While many peopl...

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