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Indigenous People’s Day

By Harrison Caughey Indigenous Peoples Day takes place every year on October 14. Commonly known as Columbus Day, the title of this holiday has become somewhat controversial. Although many just consider it a day off of work or school, many have passionate ideas about it.  Columbus took credit for the discovery which was ultimately a mistake. He originally set sail on a voyage to Asia. Europeans not knowing a direct route to Asia, were expecting to run directly into it, but instead ran into the large chain of continents,

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Caught Between Universes

By Kaitlin Kim Back in August 2019, Sony announced that Spider-Man would be leaving the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), leaving fans in shock and distraught.  Spider-Man leaving the MCU was due to an argument between Disney and Sony about profit sharing. Disney wanted a fifty fifty co-financing deal with Sony over its future Spider-Man movies produced by Kevin Feige, especially after Spider-Man: Far From Home, released in July, became Sony’s all-time highest grossing film worldwide. Disney wanted to put in half the budget

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Santa Rosa vs Franklin Football Game Recap

By Caleb Logue Friday night, the Panthers (1-5) picked up their first win of the season against the visiting Franklin Yellowjackets (0-5). The Panthers scored their first touchdown courtesy of a 41 yard rushing touchdown from Roman Correa and never looked back, winning 30-6. Franklin, having scored only 6 points in four games leading up to the matchup was held stagnant by the Panther defense, being limited to small gains on sweep plays and short passes. They scored their first touchdown in the fourth quarter following

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Santa Rosa vs. Maria Carrillo Football Game Recap

By Caleb Logue 1st Quarter Carrillo is stopped at the goal line. 0-0 2nd quartet Santa Rosa’s PJ Toleafoa punts back. Carrillo scores on an 8 yard rush. 7-0 drive with a run from Trevor Anderson and a first down pass to Randy Clay. 23 yard pass to Roman Correa across the middle of the field. 6 yard pass to Roman Correa. Kent Gamble on the extra point. 7-7 Roman Correa with an interception at 0:41. Jake Logenkraut with an interception at 0:25. Randy Clay (hurt)

44 yard pass to Logenkraut 0:08

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Stay Safe On the Road With These Winter Driving Tips

By Kaylee Rathkoy During the winter months, drivers have to face driving in unordinary weather conditions. Snow, slush or ice on roads are involved in nearly one in four weather-related vehicle accidents. Winter conditions impact many factors, as it makes it harder to see, slow down and stop. In Santa Rosa, there is no snow or slush, but as it gets very cold, black ice can start to form on the roads. [caption id="attachment_510" align="alignleft" width="300"] Photo courtesy of Pixabay.com[/caption] Black ice is almost

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Is Black Friday Shopping Really Worth it?

By Tara Elsa This year, Black Friday was held on November 23: it is an event where people go to great lengths to buy as much as they can during a period of mass sales. The term “Black Friday” was first used in 1869 and has been held the day after Thanksgiving. Even back then, Black Friday was a day on which people spent all their money and stores’ profits skyrocketed. Black Friday was a term that came into use after the financial crisis that occured when the United States gold market crashed on September 24, 1869. At that time,

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The MeToo Movement in 2018

By

Zemlja Franicevic



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sure we all remember the outbreak of sexual assault allegations against famous male actors, comedians, and politicians last year, as there were too many to forget. These allegations sparked one of the most powerful movements the United States has ever seen--the MeToo movement--a movement aimed at breaking women’s silence around sexual harassment and sexual assault. The movement went viral in October of 2017 as a hashtag used on social media to display the

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Prom Food on a Budget

By Isabella DeMattei Going out to a fancy restaurant for prom doesn’t have to break the bank. Many upscale restaurants have menu items that won’t break your budget, yet still give you the experience of a nice night out. One restaurant that is notorious for a great, but pricey, meal is Stark’s Steak and Seafood. Located in Historic Railroad Square, Stark’s has some of the best steaks in Santa Rosa, and the perfect ambiance for your meal. Don’t be discouraged by the expensive cuts of meat and side dishes you have to order

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Larry Flor: the teacher remembered

On April 15, 2018 former Santa Rosa City Schools teacher Larry Flor died of pancreatic cancer. The teacher, who taught the career and technology education program at Santa Rosa High School, then later at Piner High School, was acclaimed for his experience and hard work that ultimately expressed his genuine interest in his field. Jamie Poore, a former Santa Rosa High School teacher who worked closely with Flor remembers that Flor “gave a great deal of extra time preparing students for the competitions.” Poore explained that Flor’s

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SRHS track team sprints through the finish line at Arcadia

By Langston Hay On April 6th, for the first time since the 2016 season, the Santa Rosa High School Track and Field team proudly sent several of their finest athletes to southern California to compete in one of the biggest, fastest, and most prestigious invitationals in high school, the Arcadia Invitational. Accompanied by coaches Dough Courtemarche and Carrie Joseph, the team embarked on their competitive journey at seven AM. And thus, over the last weekend of Spring Break, Freshman Ana Wong, junior Izel Zamora, junior

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