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Weather changes, Trump book and Iran ban of teaching English

Weather changes, Trump book and Iran ban of teaching English

Sarah Myers, reporter

January 8, 2018


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Local  Know: The Weather Channel released a winter weather advisory warning until midnight, Jan. 7. Inform: Meteorologists and forecasters feared of rainfall turning into ice as it hit the ground Sunday afternoon, Jan. 7. While the air temperature remained about 32 degrees, the ground temper...

Final exams, California wildfires and potential U.S. embassy in Jerusalem

Final exams, California wildfires and potential U.S. embassy in Jerusalem

Sarah Myers, co editor-in-chief

December 11, 2017


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Local  Know: Finals will begin, Dec. 18. Inform: Schedule for the week: Monday, Dec. 18 - full day 1st hour final (8:16-10:16) 2nd hour (10:22-10:57) 4th hour (11:03-12:21) A Lunch (10:57-11:26) B Lunch (11:26-12:21) C Lunch (11:56-12:21) 3rd hour (1...

Soccer expansion in St. Louis, CVS Pharmacy convergence and protests in Honduras

Soccer expansion in St. Louis, CVS Pharmacy convergence and protests in Honduras

Sarah Myers, co editor-in-chief

December 4, 2017


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Local Know: Major League Soccer announced the four finalists for the next two expansion teams, but St. Louis did not make the cut, Nov. 29. Inform: While St. Louis made a bid to be an expansion team in January, voters rejected the use of a tax on businesses to fund building a new soccer stadi...

Black Friday protests, Tax Reform Bill and political unrest in Zimbabwe

Black Friday protests, Tax Reform Bill and political unrest in Zimbabwe

Sarah Myers, Sarah Bellamy, Annika Herbert, and Logan Sowadski

November 27, 2017


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Local Know: Richmond Heights police officers arrested one woman and six men at the St. Louis Galleria on Black Friday, Nov. 24. Inform: The protests stemmed from an economic boycott effort announced in early November by African-American clergy and activists. Police treatment of African-Americ...

Sexual harassment, a warehouse fire and the Bubonic plague

Sexual harassment, a warehouse fire and the Bubonic plague

Sarah Myers, Cami Padawer, and Sedona Sayers

November 20, 2017


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Local Know: A five-alarm fire broke out in a warehouse in the Botanical Heights neighborhood in downtown St. Louis, Nov. 15. Inform: The fire started small in the basement of the Park Warehouse Service near 39th Street and Park Avenue at about 10:15. a.m., Nov. 15. Just west of the Cardin...

Proposition P, JFK files and the deadliest earthquake of 2017

Proposition P, JFK files and the deadliest earthquake of 2017

Sarah Myers and Audrey Brown

November 13, 2017


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Local Know: St. Louis City residents passed Proposition P, which proposed a half cent sales tax hike for an increase in the salaries of government-funded jobs, Nov. 7. Inform: Police officers, firefighters, the Circuit Attorney’s Office as well as children’s recreational programming and building demolition workers are receiving higher wages and benefits with the passing of the proposition. This measure required a majority vot...

State championships, a church shooting and arrests in Saudi Arabia

State championships, a church shooting and arrests in Saudi Arabia

Sarah Myers, editor-in-chief

November 6, 2017


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Local Know: EHS had two victories at varsity boys swim and dive and cross country state competitions, Nov. 4. Boys varsity football also won the Class 6 District 1 football championship game against Lindbergh, Nov. 3. Inform: Trevor Fischer (12) finished second in the class 2 one-meter diving com...

St. Louis’ bid for Amazon HQ, Hurricane Maria fund raising and a Catalonian struggle for independence

St. Louis’ bid for Amazon HQ, Hurricane Maria fund raising and a Catalonian struggle for independence

Ethan Fine, reporter

October 30, 2017


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Local Know: St. Louis has officially submit its bid to Amazon in hopes of hosting the corporate giant’s second headquarters, Oct. 19. Inform: St. Louis is among 237 other proposals to the company for their second headquarters. Forty-three states applied and the seven states that did not apply ...

Gun violence, Gold Star families and tropical storms

Gun violence, Gold Star families and tropical storms

Hunter Mulholland and Sarah Myers

October 23, 2017


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Local Know: De Smet Jesuit High School assistant football coach and former Northern Iowa defensive back, Jaz Granderson was found shot to death, Oct. 16. Inform: The 27 year old Kirkwood High School graduate and former college football player received a fatal gunshot wound to his chest on his way home to South St. Louis in the 5100 block of Minnesota Avenue at 1 a.m. Witnesse...

Health and Wellness Day, California wildfires and continued threats from North Korea

Health and Wellness Day, California wildfires and continued threats from North Korea

Sarah Myers, editor-in-chief

October 16, 2017


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Local Know: The second annual Health and Wellness Day will be taking place on the late start next Monday, Oct. 27. Inform: With a goal of providing students with tools to deal with stress, the annual Health and Wellness Conference allows students to attend breakout sessions where they can...

Senate candidate, changes to The Affordable Care Act and the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize winner

Senate candidate, changes to The Affordable Care Act and the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize winner

Sarah Myers, editor-in-chief

October 9, 2017


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*CORRECTION: The Hub reported that Courtland Sykes is running for Missouri State Senate when he is running for the United States Senate. Local Know: Courtland Sykes is running as a Republican for the United States Senate using political tactics similar to President Donald Trump’s. Inform:&n...

Independent investigation, mass shooting and Hurricane Maria aid

Independent investigation, mass shooting and Hurricane Maria aid

Kate Laubacker, reporter

October 2, 2017


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Local Know: Mayor Lyda Krewson and Police Chief Lawrence O'Toole called for an independent investigation of the St. Louis City Police Department’s response to protests. Inform: In a statement released by Krewson’s office, Sept. 27, Mayor Krewson and Chief O’Toole said they have pledged “...