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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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Local Know: Courtland Sykes is running as a Republican for the Missouri state Senate using political tactics similar to President Donald Trump’s. Inform: Sykes first announced his plan to run for Senate by publishing his campaign video on YouTube, Sept. 26. In the video Skye promises to support Trum...

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 “...

Protests continue while athletes kneel and new travel ban takes affect

Protests continue while athletes kneel and new travel ban takes affect

Sarah Myers, Editor-in-chief

September 25, 2017


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Local Know: Circuit Judge Timothy Wilson released the Stockley verdict, Sept. 15. By the end of that day, Northbound and Southbound Kingshighway had closures, the National Guard was on standby, several downtown businesses sent employees home early and schools postponed afterschool events. Protests st...

Sept. 12-18: Aquitted monuments and a never-ending war

Sept. 12-18: Aquitted monuments and a never-ending war

Hunter Mulholland

September 19, 2017


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Local Know: Circuit Judge Timothy Wilson found former St. Louis police officer Jason Stockley not guilty of the first-degree murder of Anthony Lamar Smith at 8:30 a.m, Sept. 15. Inform: Stockley was originally charged with first-degree murder in December of 2011. The charges included Stockley planting a wea...

Hate, social media, Irma and a testing North Korea

Hate, social media, Irma and a testing North Korea

Robbie Dutton, reporter

September 11, 2017


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Local Know: Students from MICDS were expelled after screenshots of a group chat on Snapchat of their racial slurs were leaked to administration, Sept. 9. Inform: Students in the group chat used racial slurs and sexual language and discussing KKK applications while others asked them to stop b...

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Taylor Werges, news reporter

July 21, 2017


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Local Know: Rombachs Farm announced on facebook, July 15, it is closed for good. Inform: The well-known Chesterfield pumpkin patch will not be opening its gates ever again. The farm posted on facebook, “Due to circumstances beyond our control, we are closing.” Margaret Rombach, sister of the or...

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Ethan Fine, news reporter

June 29, 2017


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Local Know: St. Louis hosted PrideFest, a LGBT festival and parade, June 23-25. Inform: PrideSTL, an organization working to raise acceptance for the LGBT community and eliminate prejudice within St. Louis, puts on PrideFest annually since 1981. The festival always takes place in June which is  n...

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Kayla Shy, news reporter

June 22, 2017


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Local Know: After being named outstanding lead actress and actor, two St. Louis high school teens will be traveling to New York for The Jimmy Awards.  Inform: Cor Jesu Academy and Jersey Community High School performed “Curtains” and “Oklahoma!” at the first-ever St. Louis High Schoo...

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Kate Laubacker, editor-in-chief

June 16, 2017


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Local Know: A Belleville High School graduate died at Fugitive Beach in Rolla, Missouri, June 10. Inform: Around 3 p.m., Kalon D. Green traveled down the waterslide at the tourist stop and did not resurface. The lifeguards located him and attempted CPR. EMS then transported Green to Phelps County Medical ...

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Kate Laubacker and Madison Clark

May 18, 2017


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Local Know: Over 150 police K-9 teams gathered in Eureka for the North American Police Work Dog Association, May 7. Inform: The N.A.P.W.D.A. trainers and handlers got together in the small town of Eureka. These canines--as well as their handlers--get nationally certified every year by going through a series of scenarios and tests. This is the third year i...