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War on the fur industry

Maggie Mokrzycki, Staff Writer

March 5, 2019

The fur industry these days seems to be a dying industry. Prominent designer brands like Versace, Gucci and Michael Kors all cut fur from their collections. Fur may be getting fazed out, but one brand is challenging that. The ...

Mr. NVHS 2019 recap

Mr. NVHS 2019 recap

February 22, 2019

Neuqua Alumni on Mr. NVHS

Bhoomi Sharma, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019

The Mr. NVHS competition -- a beauty-pageant-like contest for the senior boys of Neuqua Valley -- has started again this year. But to some alumni of Neuqua Valley, it was more than just a competition. Alan Tong, Neuqua alumni, menti...

Valentine’s Day plans you’ll fall for

Dana Balmas, Assistant Editor in Chief

February 14, 2019

What is love? A question that has universally confused people from the beginning of time. It is not an idea that has a hard-set answer but rather is unique to the individual. Composed by Plato, his explanation for the origin ...

How safe is TikTok?

How safe is TikTok?

February 14, 2019

The backpack revolution

The backpack revolution

January 29, 2019

Behind the Scenes: curriculum writing

Orion Elrod, News & Copy Editor

January 20, 2019

Though curriculum is an aspect of school that arguably has the largest impact on a student’s life,  many students do not understand how it is created. As a Common Core state, Illinois has mandated that all of its public K-12 sch...

Consequences of Vaping

Summer Moore, Assistant Editor in Chief/Business Manager

September 7, 2018

Some students say things that encourage others to vape and they are joined by 1.7 million other high-school students, according to CNN News. This new and upcoming trend has moved fast through middle and high schools, including Neu...

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