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Trash island

Trash island

Connor Hornbuckle, Staff Contributor

Humans seem to leave their mark almost everywhere they go. It also seems they leave their mark on places which have never been visited before. In the Pacific Ocean, researchers found a tiny remote island covered in t...

May 19, 2017No Comments

Cardboard boat regatta

Cardboard boat regatta

Connor Hornbuckle, Staff Contributor

Every year, engineering classes from many different high schools meet at the Bettendorf Lagoon to show off their latest project. The project is a boat made entirely out of cardboard. Teams of two to four students work fo...

May 19, 2017No Comments

Teen deaths globally

Teen deaths globally

Ryan Harper, Copy Editor

The World Health Organization reported, ¨More than 1.2 million adolescents die every year around the world, an average of 3,000 deaths per day, from causes that are largely preventable.¨ The leading cause of adolescent...

May 19, 2017No Comments

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Athlete of the week: Allison Miller

Athlete of the week: Allison Miller

Danielle Henricksen, Feature Editor

Allison Miller has been involved in athletics all of her life. From volleyball to tennis to golf, Miller’s passion for sports is just one of her many talents. Miller began her athletic career in high school by play...

May 21, 2017No Comments

Spartans racing for the gold

Spartans racing for the gold

May 15, 2017

Golfing to gold

Golfing to gold

May 15, 2017

Spartan tennis girls capture 4th consecutive conference title

Spartan tennis girls capture 4th consecutive conference title

May 12, 2017

Athlete of the week: Cody Snyder

Athlete of the week: Cody Snyder

May 12, 2017

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How to beat the heat

How to beat the heat

Emma Gellerstedt, Photo Manager

The sudden warm weather in the Quad Cities brings health precautions along with it. The temperamental Iowa weather has blessed the area with high 80 degree weather these past couple of weeks, but it is...

May 22, 2017No Comments

EHAS Chapter 20:

EHAS Chapter 20:

May 22, 2017

Dangers of cyber attacks

Dangers of cyber attacks

May 22, 2017

The new toys that keep spinning

The new toys that keep spinning

May 19, 2017

Big changes for Spartan Assembly

Big changes for Spartan Assembly

May 18, 2017

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