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Local Band Plays Fundraiser Show for Flood Victims

Local Band Plays Fundraiser Show for Flood Victims

Blaine Wikoff, Media Editor

March 27, 2019

The floods in Nebraska and Iowa have been treacherous, destroying homes, wiping out land and even being fatal in some cases. There have been almost one billion dollars in damages and at least three deaths. Governor Pete Ricketts has declared a national emergency and estimated more than 2,000 homes and 340 b...

Top 6 Best Potholes in Omaha

Top 6 Best Potholes in Omaha

Blaine Wikoff, Media Editor

March 19, 2019

The left turn pothole. This pothole is entertaining because you get to swerve out of the way while turning left next to people! The strip pothole. Now this guy can give you a ride seeing how long it is! The blade. Now this pothole goes hard in a different way. It has a small piece of asphalt poking up like a blade, perfect for popping your tire! The...

New Zealand Tightens Gun Laws

New Zealand Tightens Gun Laws

Blaine Wikoff, Media Editor

March 18, 2019

On Friday, March 15th one of the worst terrorist attacks in New Zealand’s history happened in two different churches in Christchurch. It is believed the gunman attacked on a Friday afternoon because mosques are busiest on Fridays. It was also discovered that he had shared extremist videos online contain...

“Fantastic Beasts” is Fantastically Average

“Fantastic Beasts” is Fantastically Average

Blaine Wikoff, Media Editor

December 10, 2018

Harry Potter is a movie franchise loved by all generations. Unfortunately, the second installment of the new Harry Potter spin-off series thoroughly disappointed me. “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindlewald is a prequel to the original Harry Potter stories that tells the adventures of magical zoolo...

“Twenty One Pilots” are Back With Refreshing New Album “Trench”

“Twenty One Pilots” are Back With Refreshing New Album “Trench”

Blaine Wikoff, Media Editor

October 11, 2018

Trench, the newest album from energetic duo Tyler Joseph and Josh Dun, otherwise known as Twenty One Pilots, shows their maturity as musicians, brings a new era of sound and adds to the storyline of their albums. When the album came out I went in with a skeptic attitude, considering how different Jumpsuit is ...

Who is Your Anatomy of Gray Bae?

Who is Your Anatomy of Gray Bae?

Blaine Wikoff, Media Editor

October 5, 2018

Supreme Court Nominee Accused of Assault

Supreme Court Nominee Accused of Assault

Blaine Wikoff, Media Editor

September 18, 2018

Sept. 17, 2018 — A Supreme Court nominee has been accused of sexual assault by a psychology professor from California. Christine Blasey Ford, the accuser, claims that Brett Kavanaugh, the nominee, tried to assault her at a high school party in 1982. Kavanaugh denies the whole thing, and even denie...

Locals Come Together to March for Suicide Awareness

Locals Come Together to March for Suicide Awareness

Blaine Wikoff, Media Editor

September 13, 2018

On Sunday, September 9th, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) hosted a 2.54 mile “Out of the Darkness” walk. The purpose of the walk was to raise awareness about mental health issues and to raise money for the organization itself. AFSP is an organization dedicated to trying...

“Christopher Robin” is a Tear Jerking and Heartwarming Fantasy

“Christopher Robin” is a Tear Jerking and Heartwarming Fantasy

Blaine Wikoff, Media Editor

August 24, 2018

Some movies are heartbreaking, others are heartwarming. “Christopher Robin” is both. I went into the movie skeptical - considering I was a seventeen-year-old seeing a Winnie the Pooh movie - but I made sure to go in with an open mind. As the movie started, I began to feel like a kid again. The begi...

Floods Cause Destruction Throughout Kerala

Floods Cause Destruction Throughout Kerala

Blaine Wikoff, Media Editor

August 21, 2018

Aug. 21, 2018 -- Downpours in Kerala, India have cause massive floods, wiping out civilization and killing the residents. The start of these flood are attributed to the massive downpour of rain that started Wednesday, August 8, these downpours triggered landslides, which in turn wiped out homes and bri...

Stevie Yaghmour: Calculus Aficionado, Master Trumpeter

Stevie Yaghmour: Calculus Aficionado, Master Trumpeter

Blaine Wikoff, Staff Reporter

April 4, 2018

Senior Stevie Yaghmour is well known around Skutt Catholic for his genius and musical talent. Most people that knew Stevie as a child would not have guessed he would be the extroverted, charismatic person he is today, but being involved in so many activities has helped him come out of his shell. What activities ...

Young Americans March for Gun Control

Young Americans March for Gun Control

Blaine Wikoff, Staff Reporter

March 29, 2018

On Saturday, March 26, Americans across the United States marched to demand stricter legislation regarding gun access. The specific goals of the March For Our Lives were to pass a law to ban assault weapons, stop the sale of high-capacity magazines, and implement laws that require background checks on...

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